January 28, 2023

Screening for cancers wisely, a public health issue

GRANDSTAND – Radiation oncologist at the Georges Pompidou European Hospital, the Pr Jean-Emmanuel Bibault explains why not all types of cancer are screened. The stage ...
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Covid-19: should we stop testing?

THE CHEKING PROCESS – Doctor Gérald Kierzek believes that France should, like Ontario, end screening. According to him, counting the contaminations of a now benign ...
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Covid-19: should we reinstate free screening tests?

Jean-Luc Mélenchon suggested it Wednesday on TF1, arguing that it was a necessity for “the quality of the end of the year celebrations”. THE QUESTION. ...
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Breast cancer: towards personalized screening

DECRYPTION – At a time when some criticize organized mass screening, all eyes are on tailor-made screening. Objective: to adapt mammograms for each. In France, ...
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Covid tests: can nasopharyngeal swabs be dangerous?

THE CHEKING PROCESS – A few accidents have been reported following poorly controlled samples, warns the Academy of Medicine. Are the risks of complications serious, ...
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Lung cancer: the idea of ​​screening is gaining ground

Learned societies recommend screening for smokers or former smokers between the ages of 50 and 74. On February 4, the President of the Republic will ...
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Covid-19: in Le Havre, the “massive” screening will not follow

At present, 25 pharmacies in the agglomeration carry out the tests, against 7 before. The first “massive screening” operation conducted in France from December 14 ...
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Covid-19: the first lessons from the massive screening carried out in Le Havre

DECRYPTION – In six days, 11% of the population of the city and surrounding municipalities was tested. For what assessment? The first “massive screening” operation ...
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