Research shows no link between radiotherapy and survival for terminal oesophageal cancer patients with stents

A breakthrough study has found that palliative-focused care is better placed than radiotherapy to maintain quality of life for people with terminal oesophageal cancer who have had a stent fitted, and that radiotherapy has no positive effect on survival for these patients. Published in The Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology, “Radiotherapy after Oesophageal Cancer Stenting (ROCS)” […]

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Basque ethnic identity and collective empowerment are associated with wellbeing

Social identity is a factor linked to wellbeing and community participation. Various studies have demonstrated the link existing between ethnic identity and empowerment and that the interaction between both of them leads to a rise in the indices of wellbeing and community participation. However, the nature of these relationships may be determined by the fact […]

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