Killing It Softly

LEXINGTON “It’s like using a scalpel instead of a machete.” We are used to seeing medical breakthroughs make a major

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Increasing Precision, Decreasing Treatment Times

LOUISVILLE Nearly two-thirds of all cancer patients will receive radiation therapy during their illnesses1, and the Baptist Health Louisville Radiation

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A Transformative Moment in Cancer Care

LOUISVILLE The James Graham Brown Cancer Center has a long and successful history in Louisville and the region. According to

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Changing Perceptions… and Lives

OWENSBORO, KY – They say perception is reality. For a while, the perception in Owensboro was, in order to get

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Practicing Prevention

NEW ALBANY, IN Last November, MD-UPDATE’s Oncology Issue (#81) featured an article with Ifeoma Roseline Okeke, MD, board-certified medical oncologist

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Improving Access to Better Breast Cancer Care in Kentucky Demands Challenging the Status Quo

LOUISVILLE Appropriate management of early stage breast cancer involves choosing breast-conserving therapy (BCT) — lumpectomy followed by radiotherapy — or

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Relationship Driven

GEORGETOWN, KY Rick C. Myhand, MD, knew he wanted to be an oncologist two months into his first clinical rotation.

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Targeting Tumors and More

LOUISVILLE In October 2011, MD-UPDATE featured the new Norton Cancer Institute – Downtown, an innovative facility designed to simultaneously treat

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Oncofertility and Pediatric Oncology

LEXINGTON While most of us grimace at the mention of children and cancer, UK HealthCare pediatric specialists Leslie Appiah, MD,

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