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The same sort of mathematical model used to predict which websites people are most apt to visit is now showing promise in helping map how lung cancer spreads...
- Monday, March 25th, 2013
- Scripps Clinic
San Diego’s first proton therapy center will open for patient care later this year, and San Diegans can learn about its benefits for treating prostate cancer...
- Monday, March 18th, 2013
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
Explore the patient benefits of proton beam therapy for cancer treatment in the February 2013 edition of Applied Radiation Oncology. Scripps Proton Therapy...
San Diego’s first proton therapy center will open for patient care in 2013, and local residents can learn the facts about this remarkably precise form of...
- Wednesday, January 9th, 2013
The California Technology Assessment Forum (CTAF) today published its evaluation of proton beam radiotherapy technology for treating patients with prostate...
In two recent feature stories, the UT San Diego explored how lung cancer — the No. 2 cause of death in the U.S. — is increasingly curable. In the first...
- Thursday, November 29th, 2012
- Scripps Clinic
The 42nd Annual Mercy Ball, “Merci Mercy,” held on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at the Grand Del Mar, raised nearly $200,000 to benefit breast cancer care...
- Tuesday, November 20th, 2012
- Scripps Mercy Hospital
A study released this week has found that proton beam therapy preserves quality of life, specifically urinary and bowel function, in men treated with this...
- Wednesday, October 31st, 2012
- Scripps Proton Therapy Center
To help guide newly diagnosed cancer patients, Scripps Health’s Dr. Michael Kosty authored an article about the key questions that should be asked and...
- Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
Dr. Ray Lin of Scripps Health appeared on the Fox 5 Morning News Oct. 22 to discuss recent advances in screening and treatments for breast cancer patients....
- Monday, October 22nd, 2012