Cancer: it's time to change the sign

Downar, James
October 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/5/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 14, p1588
Academic Journal
The article offers the author's views which suggest to change slogans, captions and signs related to the campaign the dreadful disease, cancer. The author stresses that it is unrealistic to claim the successes and progress on studies conducted for the treatment of cancer but little has been noted on the assumption of treatments which have not yet been discovered. Moreover, the author meant that cancer could never be cured but to reflect on the reality that treatment is yet to be found.


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