This is a time like no other in our lives. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to produce uncertainty, stress and trauma in our communities. By now, we have all been impacted by this virus, which has been devastating for so many. Despite the challenges we are all facing every day, this is also a time that is bringing out the best in many people—from the healthcare staff and first responders fighting on the front-lines, to the essential workers providing food, Housekeeping and other services . On behalf of RGCIRC we will like to ...
Cancer patients need extra precaution during Covid-19 outbreak- Cancer patients are generally immune-compromised (have low immunity) and are at higher risk of contracting an infection like Covid-19. Accordingly cancer patients should strictly observe social distancing, avoid outings as far as possible, take balanced diet and remain positive, said Dr Sudhir Rawal, Medical Director, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre.
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Degradation of environment and changing lifestyle is leading to an increase in cancer incidence in the country. Protecting the environment and adopting a healthy lifestyle can help prevent cancer. Cancer is a largely curable disease in both adults and children if it is diagnosed early and proper treatment is taken. More than half of the cancers can be prevented in the early stages through screening.
CME with Faridabad Menopause Society, Faridabad Obstetrics and Gynecology Society The cancers which affect women more often are breast, cervix and ovarian cancers. These cancers can be cured if detected early. This was stated by Dr Manish Sharma, and Dr Leena Dadhwal, the two cancer experts from Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre (RGCIRC) NitiBagh, South Delhi in an interaction with large number of gynecologists from Faridabad. The event was jointly organized by Faridabad Menopause Society, Faridabad Obstetrics and...
The Operation theaters at RGCIRC have been successfully certified by Bureau Veritas for Green OT measures. Certificate Attachment
The Volume II, Second issue of Journal of Current Oncology has been released online. The journal issue is live now and can be accessed.
RGCON 2020 (Hemato-Oncology Update), the 19th annual international conference of Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre was held in New Delhi from 7th - 9th February 2020 and was focused on recent advances in hematology diseases like leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, aplastic anemia and other bone marrow failure syndromes, hemophilia, sickle cell disease & thalassemia. Renowned national and international faculty in the field of Haematology, Hemato-Oncology & stem cell transplant participated and delivered lecture...
Cancer is the second leading cause of death worldwide and colorectal cancer (CRC), also known as bowel cancer, colon cancer or rectal cancer, stands sixth in the most reported cancer issues in India. It’s very important to understand the early signs of cancer & take action.
RGCIRC organized a CME in association with IMA Outer West Branch on Sunday, 12th January 2020 at Hotel Radisson Blu, Paschim Vihar, New Delhi. Dr. Rajeev Kumar, Sr. Consultant – Breast Surgical Oncology delivered a lecture on Biomarkers in Breast Cancer and Dr. Jaskaran Singh Sethi, Sr. Consultant – Radiation Oncology spoke on Recent Advancements in Radiation Oncology. The CME was very well appreciated by the gathering.
New techniques and therapies have revolutionized the breast cancer treatment making it one of the most curable of cancers. This was stated by Dr Jaskaran Sethi and Dr Pankaj Goyal, two senior consultants from Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre (RGCIRC) New Delhi. Both the cancer experts were in Kaithal to hold an interaction with large number of local physicians in a programme organized by Indian Medical Association (IMA) Kaithal on 31st January 2020
RGCIRC has been awarded a Certificate of Appreciation by NDMC under the “Swachh Survekshan 2020” program. The hospital has ranked second in the Hospital category for its outstanding performance as a goodwill ambassador in the city for Swachh Bharat Mission
Dr. (Col) Arvind K. Chaturvedi, Director, Prof. of Radiology, Head of Radiology & imaging, RGCI, Delhi, talks to ET Health world about the newer methods that have been introduced to kill tumors without surgery.
During the CME , Moradabad , RGCIRC Experts ,Dr. Amita Naithani and Dr. Leena Dadwal focused on the importance of regular screening to prevent cancer. They said, with proper screenings, most of the cancers in women can be detected early by identifying the symptoms.
Prevention is better than cure in cancer ! The two experts, Dr Vineet Talwar and Dr Jaskaran Singh Sethi, were in Panipat for a doctors' conclave organized by Indian Medical Association(IMA) Panipat. The programme was presided over by Dr Pawan Bansal and Dr Mohit Anand, President and Secretary respectively of IMA Panipat, wherein main focus was given on prevention of cancer by monitoring the lifestyle & protecting the environment.