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Robot to Have First Clinical Trial Test in Prostate Cancer Patients

In the first-of-a-kind clinical trial, a robot will be used to place therapeutic radioactive seeds in prostate cancer patients. The National Cancer Institute-supported study, which will enroll 14 patients, has just opened at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

The robot has been designed by Thomas Jefferson University scientists to provide the steadiest and most… Robot to Have First Clinical Trial Test in Prostate Cancer Patients   



Jefferson Offers Adult Kidney Transplant Patients the Lowest Wait Times in City, Per National Databa

A recent listing* of Philadelphia adult kidney transplant programs by The Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR) has listed the transplant program at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as having the shortest wait times for patients seeking a transplant among programs that have a three-year survival rate of greater than 90 percent. The median wait… Jefferson Offers Adult Kidney Transplant Patients the Lowest Wait Times in City, Per National Databa   



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