Thursday, September 29, 2011
CRCP bone health education pro
Report from (reporters Zhang side) by the cancer rehabilitation and palliative care professional Committee of Chinese anti-cancer Association (CRCP) initiates, Beijing Novartis Corporation supports major medical education project "sail planning" was officially launched in January 2009. Surveys show that current cancer rate is 2.2 million cases per year, is expected by 2020 will reach 5.5 million cases per year. Who tumors are defined as manageable chronic diseases have been, bone metastases is cancer most common complication; thus the, attention to cancer patients life quality – bone health, achieve survival, tumor is cancer patients "kindness" important guarantee of deposit. It was also "sail plan" one of the goals. Another main objective of the scheme is intended for clinicians, further promoting the malignancy bone metastases and bone related diseases clinical expert consensus. Beginning in January 2009, the project will organize the Committee of experts, a nationwide survey on the treatment of bone metastasis, and develop continuing medical education in 24 cities, while filtering and shares outstanding cases. In addition, the project will build bone health care, patient education, the pilot will be held in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Tianjin, Wuhan, 6 hospitals.