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Confronting Cancer in Cuba

Confronting Cancer in Cuba

Cancer Incidence & Mortality Trends

Changing Paradigm of Cuban Cancer Control

Voices of Cuban Breast Cancer Survivors

Monoclonal Antibody for Pediatric Brain Tumors

Cuba-Guatemala Health Cooperation


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Cobertura Universal
de Salud en Latinoamérica
Enfermedad Renal Crónica
Azota Comunidades Agrícolas
Selecciones 2015
Selecciones 2014
Selecciones 2013
Table of Contents
The Problem with Cancer
Policy & Practice
Changing the Paradigm of Cancer Control in Cuba
Teresa Romero, MD, MS
Transforming Cancer Indicators Begs Bold New Strategies from Biotechnology
Agustín Lage, MD, PhD
Targeting Cancer with the Resources at Hand: Rolando Camacho, MD, National Oncology Group
Gail Reed, MS
Coming Back to Life: Voices from Breast Cancer Support Groups in Cuba
Gloria Giraldo, MPH
Health Strategies
Trends in Cuba's Cancer Incidence (1990 to 2003) and Mortality (1990 to 2007)
Yaima Galán, MPH, et al
Research & Practice
Clinical Experience with Nimotuzumab in Cuban Pediatric Patients with Brain Tumors, 2005 to 2007
Giselle Saurez, MD, et al
FOLFOX-4 Regimen as a First-line Therapy for Cuban Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Leonardo Lami, MD, et al
Smoking-Attributable Mortality in Cuba
Patricia Varona Pérez, et al., Revista Cubana de Salud Pública
International Cooperation Report
Cuba-Guatemala Cooperation: Building Viable Models for Health
Conner Gorry, MA
Alleviating Cancer Patients' Suffering: Whose Responsibility Is It?
Jorge Grau, PhD
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