An Interview with Catherine Priestley from Breast Cancer Care: A Special Focus on Metastatic Breast Cancer

December 6, 2017 at 12:28 PM 0 comments

James Coker Senior Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal @EMJJamesCoker On Thursday 9th November, the EMJ sat down with Ms Catherine Priestley, a clinical nurse specialist at the UK charity, Breast Cancer Care. With the annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month having concluded in October, and Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness DayRead More

How to Play an Important Role in Raising Awareness for Mesothelioma in Health Education Week

October 12, 2017 at 3:35 PM 0 comments

Virgil Anderson Become Part of the Solution Blue is the colour of hope that brings a broader awareness to a rare cancer called mesothelioma. Each year in the USA, September 26th marks a nationally designated date on which blue is worn proudly by the masses, to bring increased awarenessRead More

Mesothelioma: A Dormant Threat

August 25, 2017 at 3:33 PM 0 comments

Mesothelioma + Asbestos Awareness Center, New York City, New York, USA The industrialised world is truly a marvel; through years of innovation and invention, society has been rewarded with extreme technological advances. However, there is inherent risk involved with the construction of modern infrastructure and development. Perhaps the most dangerous,Read More

First Project for the Winton Centre: Redesigning PREDICT

December 12, 2016 at 9:51 AM 0 comments

Jack Redden Reporter, European Medical Journal @EMGJackRedden At the start of November 2016 the Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication was opened within the Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. The centre has been set up as a place for quantitative evidence toRead More

Prize Winners at the ESMO Annual Meeting 2016

November 22, 2016 at 8:30 AM 0 comments

This year’s ESMO congress was hosted in the beautiful city of Copenhagen, Denmark. A city admired for being simultaneously traditional and modern, and certainly encapsulating the spirit of ESMO, where professionals from across the world can meet to exchange the details of up-to-the-minute research and fresh new ideas about bestRead More

Genome Project Launch

October 5, 2016 at 5:15 PM 0 comments

Peter Grainger St. Mark’s Hospital Imagine When you are well, the last thing you have on your mind is your health. We all take feeling normal for granted. When we feel right, all is fine. When we feel fit, the world is rosy. A graze, a bump, or a fewRead More

Dr Jim Duthie, Our #EMJExpert, Answers Your Questions for Blue September

October 15, 2015 at 5:17 PM 0 comments

In support of Blue September, an annual campaign designed to raise global awareness for male related cancers, we invited world-renowned urologist Dr Jim Duthie to answer your questions on the subject as part of an ‘Ask the Expert’ session. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our readersRead More

Below the Belt, Experiences with Prostate Cancer

Below the Belt, Experiences with Prostate Cancer

, March 10, 2015 at 9:45 AM 0 comments

Dr Judith O’Malley-Ford There is a new guy on the block. A new guy in the guise of a book written by new-age men talking about their very own personal experiences of their individual brush with prostate cancer (PrC). Some time ago, when I was Editor of the Prostate Cancer Foundation ofRead More

New Horizons in Prostate Cancer

, March 3, 2015 at 9:49 AM 0 comments

Dr Judith O’Malley-Ford Research and development in the 21st century is a rapidly changing landscape. Advances in technology have been the driving force to further advances in medical treatments. The drip and trickle effect of progress in newly found horizons of information has suddenly become a torrent of new information. All ofRead More

Education of Medical Students in the Robotic Surgery Operating Room

Education of Medical Students in the Robotic Surgery Operating Room

, February 20, 2015 at 11:13 AM 0 comments

Ankara Yildirim Beyazit University Medical Students Have the Opportunity to Learn by Watching Live Robotic Urological Surgical Procedures in the Operating Room Dr A. Erdem Canda Editor-in-chief, European Medical Journal Urology Member of the Robotic Urology Working Group of Young Academic Urologists (YAU), European Association of Urology (EAU) Deputy Dean,Read More