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Dayton Physicians Network’s, Dr. Kathula is running for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) “Man of the Year”
John, a 42-yr-old veteran, who was referred to me for the evaluation of low blood counts. Further testing including bone marrow biopsy revealed acute myeloid leukemia (AML, a type of blood cancer) transforming from a myelodysplastic syndrome (a bone marrow failure condition, often caused by exposure to chemicals or nuclear material). As an oncologist, I not only had to deliver the terrifying news, but also tell him that his condition carries poor prognosis with only 10% chance of cure. It…
New, worldwide clinical research study for liver cancer happening in Dayton
A clinical study is a carefully conducted, controlled investigation used to uncover more effective ways to prevent, diagnose, treat, and understand human disease. As of February 2018, ClinicalTrials.gov lists more than 265,600 clinical research studies going on in the United States and 203 other countries. Performed by both public and private research organizations using volunteer patients, the focus can vary greatly from clinical drug trials and behavioral studies, to new surgical procedures or medical devices. To participate, patients must meet…
Dayton Physicians Opens Phase III Clinical Trial
As we strive for cutting edge treatments and look for new opportunities to serve our patients, we are excited to announce Dayton Physicians Research Center is the first research site in the world to open a new Phase III clinical trial for hepatocellular cancer and we have enrolled the first patient on this trial!