Indian researcher develops world’s first 5D ultrasound system to assist cancer detection, treatment

Nishikant Deshmukh’s breakthrough technology, which gives “eyes to surgeons to find a cancerous tumor,” will be especially useful in the developing world

Indian researcher develops world’s first 5D ultrasound system to assist cancer detection, treatmentAn Indian researcher at the Johns Hopkins University has developed the world’s first five-dimensional ultrasound system that will help surgeons detect and treat cancerous tumors. The ultrasound technology currently used by most surgeons is predominantly two-dimensional. Some hospitals also use a more advanced 3D computer graphics. However, the 3D model is not real-time, and it […]

Nitin Gadkari inaugurates 165 dormitory blocks for cancer afflicted children

A project undertaken by Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) in July 2015, the new dormitory blocks will provide shelter to outstation cancer kids and their attendant relatives who come to Mumbai for treatment. Under its Corporate Social Responsibility, MbPT decided to provide the facility through Tata Memorial Hospital

Nitin Gadkari inaugurates 165 dormitory blocks for cancer afflicted childrenOn Thursday Union Minister of Shipping, Road, Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari inaugurated 165 dormitory blocks, which has been allotted by Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) to Tata Memorial Hospital. “Cancer is the biggest health issue, which is increasing day by day. Among this child cancer is a big worry for us. People come from different parts […]

What is non-small cell lung cancer and how to treat it?

The main risk factor is smoking. Around 80 percent of lung cancer deaths occur as a result of smoking. This includes cigarette smoke, pipe smoking, and cigar smoking

What is non-small cell lung cancer and how to treat it?According to the American Cancer Society, non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) makes up 80 to 85 percent of lung cancers in the United States. Small cell lung cancer (SCLC) makes up between 10 and 15 percent of lung cancers in the U.S. NSCLC usually grows and spreads more slowly than SCLC. Types There are several […]
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