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Jun 10, 2014, 15:30 ET New Study Uses Peritoneal Surface Disease Severity Score (PSDSS) to Identify Effectiveness of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in Colorectal Patients

Extensive clinical experience suggests that hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) may play an important role in the ongoing treatment...


Jun 09, 2014, 16:41 ET Knowledge is Power: New Book Offers Women Straight Talk and Facts about Breast Cancer

Women today are very aware of breast cancer. They know the risks, perform self-exams, support non-profits to advance research, and typically know...


Jun 09, 2014, 09:36 ET National Survey Calls for Putting "Personal" Back Into Personalized Cancer Care

 New data from The Cancer Experience: A National Study of Patients and Caregivers finds that nearly one in four cancer patients and caregivers...


Jun 02, 2014, 13:54 ET Nearly Half of All Cancer Patients Experience Sleep Disorders

According to a study by the National Cancer Institute, nearly 45 percent of all cancer patients experience serious sleep disorders, compared to...


May 28, 2014, 10:06 ET Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Names Maurie Markman, MD President of its Medicine & Science® Unit

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) today announced the appointment of Maurie Markman, MD, as President of the company's Medicine &...


May 22, 2014, 16:32 ET Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Receives Healthcare Advertising Awards

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) has been recognized by the Healthcare Advertising Awards competition for three of its 2013...


May 05, 2014, 12:26 ET Edgar Staren, MD, Ph.D., MBA Presents at American Society of Breast Surgeons 15th Annual Meeting

  Edgar Staren, MD, Ph.D., MBA, President and CEO of Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) Medicine and Science has been...


Mar 17, 2014, 12:25 ET Edgar Staren, MD, PhD, MBA to present at American Healthcare College of Executive's Congress on Healthcare Leadership

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) Medicine and Science President and CEO, Edgar Staren, MD, PhD, MBA, will present at the American...


Mar 05, 2014, 16:26 ET Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Launches Head and Neck Cancer Program

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) has launched a comprehensive head and neck...


Jan 17, 2014, 10:04 ET Jacklynn Lesniak, MS, BSN, RN, Named Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Vice President of Patient Care Services at Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center

Accomplished nurse and healthcare leader brings more than 25 years of experience to CTCA Leadership Team  Cancer Treatment Centers of...


Jan 08, 2014, 14:41 ET Ovarian Cancer Vaccine Clinical Trial Extended to Two Additional Cancer Treatment Centers of America Hospitals

FDA Study Aimed at Harnessing Immune System to Fight Tumors Now Available at All Five Hospital Sites Cancer Treatment Centers of America®...


Jan 07, 2014, 15:08 ET Cancer Treatment Centers of America Clinicians to Receive the "Clinical Nutrition Team of Distinction Award" from the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

CTCA to be recognized at A.S.P.E.N  Conference in January 2014 Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) has been recognized by...


Jan 06, 2014, 13:39 ET Juan Sanabria, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS, Joins Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center

Distinguished surgical oncologist offers advanced treatment options for gastrointestinal malignancies Cancer Treatment Centers of America...


Dec 19, 2013, 17:47 ET Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Earns Magnet® Recognition by American Nurses Credentialing Center

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) has been granted Magnet® Recognition for...


Nov 21, 2013, 14:36 ET Steve Mackin Named Chief Operating Officer for Cancer Treatment Centers of America

CTCA Solidifies New Leadership Team and Positions Organization for Future Growth  Steve Mackin has been named Chief Operating Officer for...


Nov 11, 2013, 16:19 ET Fifteen CTCA Physicians Recognized as "Top Doctors" by Castle Connolly

Honorees selected from over 100,000 nominations  Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) is proud to announce that 15 of its...


Nov 06, 2013, 11:41 ET Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) names Dr. Jesus Esquivel National Director of HIPEC Research and Medical Director of Global Oncological Services

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) has announced the appointment of Jesus Esquivel, MD, as the National Director of HIPEC...


Nov 04, 2013, 13:13 ET Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) names Giuseppe Del Priore National Director of Gynecologic Oncology & Southeastern Regional Director

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) has announced the appointment of Giuseppe Del Priore, MD, MPH as the National Director of Gynecologic...


Oct 14, 2013, 14:00 ET Cancer Treatment Centers of America to Make Poster and Oral Presentations at the Society for Integrative Oncology's 10th International Conference

The following is being released by Cancer Treatment Centers of America: Who: Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) clinical...


Sep 30, 2013, 10:45 ET Recent Cancer Treatment Centers of America Study Identifies Importance of Sound Nutrition for Patients Undergoing HIPEC Treatment

A recent Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) study entitled "The relationship between baseline nutritional status with subsequent...