Tag: Cancer

Cancer comprises several diseases that are characterized by abnormal cell growth. There are over one hundred varieties of cancer usually named for their cell or organ type. Cancer is the root cause of death across the world evidenced by WHO which established that around one in six deaths all over the world are due to cancer.

Cancer

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Effect of Nursing on Stress Levels of Cancer Patients
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Does good nursing management can influence the nursing care to reduce stress, anxiety and difficult behaviour in cancer patients as compare to ineffective management plan to achieve better therapeuti... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Leukemia: An overview
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Introduction: What Is Leukemia? Leukemia is the general term used to describe four different disease-types called: Acute Myelogenous (AML), Acute Lymphocytic (ALL), Chronic Myleogenous (CML), and Chronic Lymphoc... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Detection and Classification of Leukaemia Cells
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Leukemia is one of the many types of cancers. Leukemia is caused in the white blood cells near the bone marrow region of our body. In this the WBCs which get infected turns blue. Like any other cance... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Targeted Tumor Suppressor Therapy in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
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Introduction: ABSTRACT Chronic myeloid leukemia which is also known as chronic myelogenous leukemia, is a slow growing cancer of blood forming tissue. A genetic change leads to abnormal behaviour of ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Transarterial Chemoembolization for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
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Introduction: Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a leading cause of cancer related deaths worldwide.  It can be associated with hepatitis, cirrhosis and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.1  Excessive... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatments
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Introduction:  Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia is a type of cancer that arises in the lymphoid kind of blood cells in bones.1 In this type of cancer, there are a large number of immature lymphocytes, which a... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Leukemia: Types, Demographics and Treatment Strategies
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Introduction: Leukemia is a common cancer of the bone marrow. In the United States it occurs mostly in the young and elderly and is associated with down syndrome. This research will go over the back-ground inf... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Research Paper On Leukemia Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: I decided to write my research paper on Leukemia because my uncle who lived in Bend, OR found out that he had Leukemia. This news was devastating for our family including my uncle. His health started ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

St Jude Children's Research Hospital
Nursing Essays
Introduction: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is a not-for-profit hospital located in the heart of Memphis, Tennessee. It is an internationally recognized hospital that pioneered research finding cures... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History of Cancer Theories
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Introduction: Defining Cancer Cancer is a group of diseases involving out-of-control growth of abnormal cell growth in a part of the body. Ancient Evidence of Cancer The world’s first recorded case of cance... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History of Leukemia Treatment
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Introduction: Four months later, a young German professor at the University of Wurzburg named Rudolf Virchow published a similar case. The patient’s blood was overgrown with white blood cells, forming dense... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History of Chemotherapy and Cancer Treatment Research
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Introduction: An Early Victory A few doors from Freireich’s office at the NCI, Min Chiu Li and Roy Hertz had been studying choriocarcinoma, a cancer of the placenta, which often metastasizes rapidly into th... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Theories of Genes and Cancer
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Introduction: The Wind in the Trees In the late 1950s, Peter Nowell and David Hungerford, two pathologists from Philadelphia had found an unusual chromosomal pattern in chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) cells. I... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Treatments for Patients with Prostate Cancer
Nursing Essays
Introduction: EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR PATIENTS WITH PROSTATE CANCER TO ACHIEVE A BIOCHEMICAL RECURRENCE FREE SURVIVAL Mariam O. Akinwale   MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF THE AMERICAS Mentor: Dr. Akintola Odutola Manuscri... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Colorectal Cancer Screening - Importance and Strategies
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Introduction: The transformation of the United States healthcare system aims to advance and enhance the quality of healthcare delivery and patients’ health (Krist). Preventive care is a significant aspect o... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

High-Dose Chemotherapies (HDC) and STAMP as Cancer Treatment
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Introduction: STAMP Since the 1960s, high-dose chemotherapies (HDC) had been successful in curing acute leukemia and Hodgkin’s disease, but not that successful in curing solid tumors such as lung cancer and... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Prevention of Gastrointestinal Cancer - Dietary Changes
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Discuss how dietary modification represents a platform for the prevention of gastrointestinal cancer Abstract Gastric cancer provides a good alternative to show the association of pathogenesis in th... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Geoffrey Keynes' Research on Cancer Treatment
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Introduction: In God We Trust. All Others Must Have Data Radical surgery had undergone an astonishing boom in the 1950s and 1960s. William Halsted had become the patron saint of cancer surgery in the United State... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Problems of Pancreatic Cancer
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Introduction: Audrey J Gunawan Pancreatic Cancer Pancreatic cancer is a very lethal form of cancer that takes place in the pancreas of a human body. Cancer tissues and tumors are first formed inside the pancreas.... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Relay for Life - a Cancer Charity
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Introduction: By Michelle Springer My paper will start with the history of Relay for Life and how it started up. Then talk about places that help to fundraiser money for cancer research. Also about how cancer affe... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Zinc Molybdenum in Development of Esophageal Cancer
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Introduction: Authors: S S Ray,1D Das,2 T Ghosh3 and A K Ghosh2 ** Abstract Purpose There are several hot spots of esophageal cancer (EC) throughout the world. The deficiencies of Zn & Mo in human system play... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Epidemiology of Pancreatic Cancer
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Introduction: Introduction Pancreatic cancer is the most lethal and hard to diagnose type of cancer and thus often called the “silent killer”. Currently, no early detection method and no effective treatment a... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020