Techna 2014: Robotics for Healthcare - The Techna 2014 Symposium attracted the foremost experts in robotic technology and research to examine the role and application of robotics in health care. Robotics serves a multitude of purposes in health care, from amplifying the capabilities of surgeons to improving accuracy, analysis, and control in an array of clinical practices. The ... [ read more ]

Techna Rounds: New Avenues to treat Bone Pathologies:
November 27, 2014 5:00 pm ~ November 27, 2014 6:00 pm
Bone is a major site of cancer metastases. Skeletal related events such as pathological fractures occur in a third of these patients requiring surgery and palliative radiation. Photodynamic therapy could add, and compliment available treatme... [ read more ]

DART - What is DART? The Distress Assessment and Response Tool (DART) is a computer-based survey to assess a patient’s over-all well-being, including physical symptoms, practical concerns and emotional state-not just their cancer. The leading distress screening program in Canada, DART includes built-in clinical response pathways to help patients with identified concerns.... [ read more ]