S-Hepcidin 25 increases in inflammation due to IL-6. If above reference interval, I don´t think there is any use to give iron to a cancerpatient with functional irondeficiency since Hepcidin will block the release of iron from gut to the bloodstream.
Cancer Research Ideas - Implementation Sciences (Archived)
Studying the impact of cancer on large populations can provide important information that influences practices, policies, and programs that directly affect the health of millions of people each year. To improve cancer outcomes, it is essential to identify and test methods for more effectively disseminating information about new approaches for cancer prevention, risk assessment, screening, prognosis, treatment, and survivorship. Interventions must fit within real-world public health and clinical settings and be accessible and understandable to practitioners and the public.
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The spontaneous occurred cancer in animal is a precious resource to do the cancer research for human, such as dogs.
Cryotherapy requires cryogen gas - either CO2 or N20 - which is often difficult to procure, cumbersome to transport and expensive. Finding an alternative that is effective could allow more women to obtain life-saving treatments.
Traditional screening for cervical cancer requires a provider to do a speculum exam. Allowing women to obtain their own samples can obviate the need for an exam and can make cervical cancer screening accessible to many more women.
Highly integrated Health Information Systems are complex and expensive to modify. A standalone system that takes an HL7 feed could be deployed with less impact on existing health systems, An incentive from CMS would encourage acceptance.
Take screening tests of common clinical chemistry analytes on healthy individuals. Compare lab.results from when the person feels ill with results taken when the person was feeling healthy to be able to notice changes in the results.
“What Assessment Instruments Measure Key Characteristics Drive Service Excellence For Primary Care Physicians? Attached to this proposal includes research on personality assessments specifically used for health care professionals.
Determining the provider in patients who have multiple care teams is not as easy as it sounds.Given that health care is reliant on shifts and changes of teams,routing new information or changes in information is crucial to ensure seamless continuity.
Many communities lack evidence based treatments that enhance health and may extend life
Cancer patients need to be cared based on their cultural context. The knowledge available for some countries is based on evidence of Western countries.
Current EHR systems and SEER data collection do not capture when a patient's cancer recurs or progresses to become metastatic. Thus statistics do not accurately capture risk of metastatic disease.
Provide incentives for healthcare providers and facilities to recommend authoritative online information resources to their patients to reduce costs and increase patient engagement
Prevention programs that have improved cervical cancer rates in developed countries are not feasible in low-resource settings. A strategy that consists of low-cost HPV testing combined with immediate treatment would be highly effective.
Using a standardized tumor scoring system that takes into account a critical event during cancer – immune cell infiltration – can assess: 1) survival outcomes of cancer, 2) predict therapeutic response, and 3) inform therapeutic regimens.
Many countries have recently enacted screening programs for cervical cancer; however, even the most effective screening program will fail if treatment is not accessible This project proposes a low-cost, portable, durable treatment solution.