April 01, 2011 Archives - Oncology Nurse Advisor

Print Issue: April 01, 2011

FDA approves 3-D, wireless imaging modes

In two separate decisions, the FDA has approved both the first three-dimensional (3-D) imaging system for mammography and the first diagnostic radiology application for mobile devices.

Sperm retrieval offers fertility hope

Adult men who were thought to be rendered sterile due to chemotherapy for childhood cancer may be able to reproduce with the help of a surgical technique that has recently been shown to locate and extract viable sperm.

AICR “plates” new dietary guidelines

The American Institute for Cancer Research is urging people to think about how the famous USDA food pyramid should actually translate to the plate in order to fight cancer and other diseases.

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