Radiation Oncology
There have been numerous clinical trials demonstrating that breast conservation therapy, where lumpectomy is combined with radiation therapy, will significantly decrease the rate of breast cancer reoccurrence and is as effective as mastectomy1....
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Clinical Aromatherapy
As one of the market leaders in offering an aromatherapy product in the clinical setting, healthcare facilities look to Beekley Medical® to provide insight on how to start an aromatherapy initiative. We are also asked how other hospitals are...
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Patient Experience
According to the American Society of Clinical Oncology, an estimated 65,410 people (48,000 men and 17,410 women) will develop head and neck cancer (HNC) this year. Many will undergo radiation therapy treatment to fight the disease. While treatment...
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Best Practices: Imaging
Although the onus of interpretation lies on the radiologist - mammographers are on the front lines when it comes to patient care and clinical efficacy. From positioning to communication to documentation, they can represent the difference between a...
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Clinical Aromatherapy
As a response to the nation’s opioid addiction epidemic, the Joint Commission set revised standards in 2018 that require hospitals, critical access hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and office-based surgery practices to offer an alternative to...
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Breast Imaging
Breast radiologists have a particularly challenging job of looking for what many say is; “a needle in a haystack.” Some breast cancers may present as pronounced lesions or clusters of calcifications, which may seem somewhat easy to define. However,...
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Corporate News
Beekley Medical annually recognizes one high-performing business partner with the "Global Partner of the Year Award." One of the biggest factors in deciding the winner is the percentage of growth over the previous year. Other considerations are the...
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Breast Imaging
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), 11% of all new cases of breast cancer in the United States are found in women younger than 45 years of age. While breast cancer diagnosis and treatment are difficult for women of any age, young...
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Patient Experience
Summertime. The word conjures up thoughts of fun, but in many areas of the country, it also brings to mind ways to cope with the excessive heat and humidity. And for patients undergoing radiation oncology treatments in these conditions, coping takes...
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