International Journal of Clinical Oncology and Cancer Research

Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2022

  • Proximology in a Cancer Care Setting in Burkina Faso: A Study of Cancer Patient Caregivers

    Augustin Tozoula Bambara, Nina-Astrid Ouedraogo, Arlette Jocelyne Katiana Nebie, Roger Sombie

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2022
    Pages: 53-59
    Received: 6 June 2022
    Accepted: 29 June 2022
    Published: 13 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcocr.20220703.11
    Abstract: We carried out this study in order to promote holistic management of cancer patients in our context by taking account of the burden of caregiving on the patient’s family and friends. It was a cross-sectional, observational study of 72 patient/caregiver dyads that included patients followed at Yalgado Ouedraogo University Hospital, Ouagadougou, Burk... Show More
  • Uterine Didelphys, an Uncommon Mullerian Duct Anomaly in a Multiparous Woman with Endometrial Carcinoma

    Olutosin Alaba Awolude, Olayinka Raphael Kuboye, Sunday Oladimeji Oyerinde

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2022
    Pages: 60-63
    Received: 11 June 2022
    Accepted: 24 June 2022
    Published: 20 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcocr.20220703.12
    Abstract: Uterine didelphys is a rare deformity with most cases associated with favourable pregnancy outcomes. Uterine carcinoma in such uterine malformation is equally rare with many cases diagnosed late due to failed pre-surgery evaluation associated with routine endometrial biopsy. We report a case of incidental uterine didelphys found during surgery in a... Show More
  • Knowledge and Attitude of Pregnant Women Attending Antenatal Clinic to Cervical Cancer Screening in Pregnancy in Ibadan, Nigeria

    Ifebude Joshua Ebuka, Idowu Oluwasegun Caleb, Awolude Olutosin Alaba

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2022
    Pages: 64-69
    Received: 8 June 2022
    Accepted: 6 July 2022
    Published: 29 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcocr.20220703.13
    Abstract: Intensive global efforts are currently on-going to ensure the elimination of cervical cancer by 2030. To achieve this, identification of populations and settings to optimize implementation is important. Pregnant women in antenatal setting provide one of such opportunities. This cross-sectional study conducted among pregnant women in a tertiary heal... Show More
  • Introduction of a Hybrid Tele-oncology Program in a Low-Resource Setting in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Paul Mobit, Waleed Mourad, Edmund Folefac, Weisi Yan, Nicholas Ade, Paulin Harmoniel Imandi, Mouelle Sone, Rachael Tayou, Isabella Fri Tayong

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2022
    Pages: 70-75
    Received: 10 May 2022
    Accepted: 6 June 2022
    Published: 10 August 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcocr.20220703.14
    Abstract: Cameroon Oncology Center (COC) is a modern oncology center that was commissioned for clinical use in 2019. COC is located just outside the city of Douala in the Republic of Cameroon in the central African sub-region in Sub-Saharan Africa. With the scarcity of qualified cancer treatment health professionals, COC has had to develop and deplore a hybr... Show More
  • Newly-Diagnosed Multicentric Pilocytic Astrocytoma: Complete Response and > 22 Years Survival in a Six Year and Nine-Month-Old Female Treated with Antineoplastons

    Stanislaw Rajmund Burzynski, Gregory Burzynski, Tomasz Janicki, Samuel Beenken

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2022
    Pages: 76-82
    Received: 7 July 2022
    Accepted: 27 July 2022
    Published: 10 August 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcocr.20220703.15
    Abstract: Rationale: Pilocytic astrocytoma (PA) is generally a circumscribed, well-differentiated, slowly-growing tumor, classified as World Health Organization (WHO) grade I. The case of a female child with a newly diagnosed multicentric PA is presented here to detail and discuss the efficacy of Antineoplastons A10 (Atengenal) and AS2-1 (Astugenal) in treat... Show More