Oncology

Oncology is a branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. A medical professional who practices oncology is an oncologist. The name's etymological origin is the Greek word ὄγκος (óngkos), meaning 1. "burden, volume, mass" and 2. "barb", and the Greek word λόγος (logos), meaning "study".Cancer survival has improved due to three main components: improved prevention efforts to reduce exposure to risk factors (e.g., tobacco smoking and alcohol consumption), improved screening of several cancers (allowing for earlier diagnosis), and improvements in treatment.Cancers are often managed through discussion on multi-disciplinary cancer conferences where medical oncologists, surgical …

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IADB: Inter-American Development Bank · 12 June 2024 English

This report provides a comprehensive overview of AI, from its fundamentals to its practical applications, covering topics such as its definition, evolution, and implementation. It also delves into various applications, …

55. IDx-DR - Healthvisors 56. IBM Watson for Oncology TECH REPORT: AI 15 Prediction of natural disasters


PHFI: Public Health Foundation of India – New Delhi · 5 June 2024 English

Dr Manohar Agnani, IAS (Retd.) Public Health Azim Premji University Public Health Policy and Planning manoharagnani@gmail.com Human Resources for Health and RMNCAH+N Strengthening Health Systems 2. [...] Dr B R …

information systems; healthcare Department of Radiation Oncology, School interface design; patient safety; systems


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

for New Divisi on of Pediatric Hematology a nd Oncology - Clinic Hospital Center Zagreb IBRD / 91270 Earthquake


PCHR: Palestinian Centre for Human Rights · 4 June 2024 English

and thyroid cancer.٣ In November ٢٠٢١, the Palestinian Ministry of Health (PMOH) relocated oncology and oncology-related services from the different governmental hospitals in the Gaza Strip to the Turkish-Palestinian

Palestinian Ministry of Health (PMOH) relocated oncology and oncology-related services from the different governmental Uj.pdf ٢ Interview with Dr. Ahmed al-Shorafa, oncology consultant at Fatmah al-Zahraa’ clinic in Rafah were killed by IOF, incurring heavy burden on the oncology diagnosis specialization.٠ ٢ Mervat Mousa Hasan ٤ ٢ ١٩ ٠٧ Interview with Dr. Ahmed al-Shorafa, Oncology Consultant, Fatmah al-Zahraa’ Clinic, Rafah, ١٢


PHFI: Public Health Foundation of India – New Delhi · 3 June 2024 English

health Division of Healthcare Engineering, information systems; healthcare Department of Radiation Oncology, School interface design; patient safety; systems of Medicine, and School of Information and analysis;

information systems; healthcare Department of Radiation Oncology, School interface design; patient safety; systems


EU: European Union · 31 May 2024

Onkologija i radioterapija Ireland Radiology Radiation oncology Italia Radiodiagnostica Radioterapia Κύπρος Ακτινολογία United Kingdom Clinical radiology (3) Clinical oncology (3) (1) As of September 2008. (2) As of May 2015 1.1.2021. (7) As of 2016/2017. Country Medical oncology Medical genetics Minimum period of training: 5 Hrvatska Medicinska genetika (4) Ireland Medical oncology Clinical genetics Italia Oncologia medica Genetica eu/eli/dec_del/2024/1395/oj 41/115 Country Medical oncology Medical genetics Minimum period of training: 5


NBER: National Bureau of Economic Research · 30 May 2024 English

Evidence on cannabis legalization’s effects on mental health remains scarce, despite both rapid increases in cannabis use and an ongoing mental health crisis in the United States. We use granular …

Cancer Receiving Anticancer Treatment.” JAMA Oncology 9 (2): 206–14. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol


Fraser Institute · 30 May 2024 English

Summary Private delivery of surgical procedures is a common feature of most high-performing universal health-care systems. However, the practice is highly controversial in Canada. The Saskatchewan Surgical Initiative (SSI), which …

general medicine, palliative care, cardiology, oncology, and neurology settings. His commentaries have


World Bank Group · 29 May 2024 English

the EC. ii. KBC Zagreb pediatric hematology and oncology ward (€6 million): Works are expected to be completed 2023 June 2024 June 2027 2. KBC REBRO hematology oncology ward Works September 2023 June 2024 Supervision


ITU: International Telecommunications Union · 28 May 2024 English

How is the UN using artificial intelligence? This report — a joint effort between ITU and 46 UN agencies and bodies — lists and analyzes 408 projects across the UN …

the medical use of radiation (i.e., radiation oncology, diagnostic imaging, nuclear medicine) and medical organs-at-risk has become a key step in modern radiation oncology. Concepts and terms for definition of gross tumour accepted by the European and international radiation oncology community. Currently, 102 participants from 23


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