Month: February 2018

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Cervical Cancer Control in HIV infected woman past, present and future

February 23, 2018
We know that the incidence of both cervical dysplasia and neoplasia is significantly increased in HIV-infected women, and the prognosis is worse compared with HIV-uninfected women (Dryden-Peterson S, Bvochora-Nsingo M, Suneja G, Efstathiou JA et al. HIV Infection and Survival Among Women With Cervical Cancer. J ...
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Public private partnership saves the lives of cancer patients

February 23, 2018
Public and private practice collaborate to deliver exceptional healthcare to patients in Port Elizabeth. In August 2017, the Livingstone Oncology Department in Port Elizabeth, a public-sector healthcare facility, undertook maintenance and repair work on its radiation machines. The goal was to ensure the machines were upheld ...
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Changing the face of the cancer journey

February 23, 2018
From new premises to state-of-the-art medical equipment, the new Sandton Oncology Medical Centre is transforming how patients receive cancer care Sandton Oncology has been paying attention to its patients. When they speak of patient-focused care, you can see how they have integrated this on many levels ...