Month: April 2018

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Unlocking the human resource

April 25, 2018
The role of the HR practitioner in crafting a vibrant culture cannot be underestimated ...
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Save the date: The 5th ICON Conference, 17 – 19 August 2018, Century City Conference Centre, Cape Town.

April 25, 2018
The theme for this year’s conference is Optimising outcomes: Unlocking value, with a focus on real-world oncology with information pertinent to the South African context. Invited international speakers include Prof. Mary Gospodarowicz (Professor at the University of Toronto, Medical Director of Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and ...
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Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting (CINV) – Guideline adherence for Low and Minimal Emetogenic Regimens

April 25, 2018
ICON supports appropriate and adequate anti-emesis for all patients receiving chemotherapy. This is crucial to improving quality of life during chemotherapy treatment and has an impact on patient outcomes (1). Modern antiemetic regimens have relegated chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) to a much less feared ...