March 19th, around 10AM PT, UC Davis will be Live Tweeting a Patient’s Experience Undergoing Surgery for Lung Cancer. Why?

“Is there a cure for lung cancer?”  That is a very common question for me.  We all know the statistics.  Lung cancer has around a 15% five year survival rate.  But the truth is in the details.  The majority of patients diagnosed with lung cancer are diagnosed at an advance stage, i.e. stages III and IV (there are four [...]

By | 2015-03-17T23:37:30+00:00 March 17, 2015|Blow Your Mind Technology, Lung Cancer, Medical Education|

New Point-of-Care App, PulmaCalc PPO, Predicted Post-operative Pulmonary Function Calculator

Brought to you by the UC Davis Section of General Thoracic Surgery: PulmaCalc PPO is a predicted post-operative pulmonary function calculator.  This unique point of care app, is ideal for health care providers, trainees and patients interested in patient centered medicine to easily calculate predicted post-operative (P [...]

By | 2013-07-16T22:32:29+00:00 July 16, 2013|Blow Your Mind Technology, Cool Research, Lung Cancer|