As the world leading conference on all aspects of osteoporosis and related bone diseases, the IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis offers clinicians and scientists from around the world an overview of latest developments as well as cutting-edge research in the pathophysiology, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of osteoporosis and policy issues such as health economics.
‘Even though there are many women with breast cancer participating in online support groups, this is among the first studies, measurable benefits demonstrate from the participation in such groups,’says Bret Shaw, lead author of the study, funded by the National Cancer Institute . – The analysis was performed on message transcripts from 66 breast cancer patients in an online in an online support group member that was integrated with the ‘Living with Breast Cancer ‘program, a computer-based health education and support system. Patients were recruited from Madison, Chicago and Indianapolis.. See full details of the IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis scientific program here.###For more information on osteoporosis and IOF please visit:Source: L.Patients were recruitedotional benefits from the participation in computer support groupswomen with breast cancer in in computer support groups can obtain emotional benefits when they openly express themselves to help in a way that they make sense of their cancer experience, to a new study conducted by the University of Wisconsin – Madison Center of Excellence in Cancer Communications Research .Blackwell releases over 800 journals and more than 6,000 books to print. The company is has over 1,000 employees in offices in the U.S., UK, Australia, Singapore, Denmark , Germany and Japan and formal merges with Wiley, of Use Scientific, Technical, Medical and Business in February 2007. Blackwell missions an expert issuer is the long-term relationship with our customers that enhance learning, spread research to create and improve quality of professional practice.