Studies: chemo hair loss treatments work

Studies: chemo hair loss treatments work

Two just-released studies suggest that complete hair loss is no longer inevitable for women undergoing chemotherapy for cancer. The studies, which appear in the Feb. 14 issue of JAMA, examined the use of two different scalp-cooling devices to reduce hair loss, or...
UCHealth hitches cancer care to a STAR

UCHealth hitches cancer care to a STAR

For every cancer patient there are clinical milestones: completing chemotherapy regimens, rounds of radiation, surgeries or combinations of these treatments. But for many patients, these procedures are not so much milestones as stepping stones to a different kind of...
Palliative Care Breakthrough

Palliative Care Breakthrough

A decade after launching its inpatient palliative care service, University of Colorado Hospital has expanded the care it provides patients with serious illnesses. The Palliative Care Clinic officially opened July 15 on the second floor of the University of Colorado...