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Fully digital management system improves journey for oncology patients

Humber River Hospital’s (HRH) Outpatient Oncology Treatment Clinic is the first MEDITECH 6.x client globally to launch, test and adapt their new Oncology Management...

The latest in personalized cancer care

“You feel invincible when you’re young and then all of a sudden, you have this wake-up call,” says Delaney Janhunen.  Delaney was 36 when...

Music Therapy Comforts Cancer Patients

Tomoko Okumura wields the power of music and uses it for the good of others. At the Juravinski Cancer Centre (JCC), Tomoko has hit a...

Millennials help scientists transform breast cancer research

What compels a twelve year old to commit to a five-year research study?  It’s a mixture of cool and curiosity. Just ask Mackenzie Perry,...

A Year in the Life: How Local Cancer Care Made All...

Two days after her 40th birthday, Nina Ruberto was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer. That’s the day, she said, that everything...

Lightening the load of chemotherapy for teens, one backpack at a...

Until now, treatment for paediatric sarcoma (bone and/or muscle tumour) in Canada has been done in the hospital. Typically, patients check in for a...

Bridging the distance Sunnybrook’s Odette Cancer Centre uses e-health technologies to...

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Conquering cancer

Nurses have a unique role to play in the lives of patients diagnosed with cancer. In the November/December 2012 issue of Registered Nurse Journal,...

Endoscopic ultrasounds making difference in cancer staging

Tucked away in the Endoscopic Unit of The Scarborough Hospital is a small team that is making a big difference in cancer staging using...

New imaging technology could better predict benefit of personalized breast cancer...

The treatment of breast cancer has improved rapidly over the past two decades but it has also become more complex. Major research breakthroughs have...

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