Breast surgeon first in RI to use Margin Probe in lumpectomy
Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, a Care New England hospital, is the first in the state to offer breast cancer patients access to the MarginProbe™ System, which is three times more effective in identifying cancer on the margin of a breast mass during a lumpectomy than traditional methods.
Ob/Gyn Specialists Present at ACOG Conference
Several specialists from the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology shared their expertise with colleagues earlier this month at the Annual
Meeting of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Sixty-Three Physicians From Care New England Named to Rhode Island Monthly's Top Docs 2015
Memorial, Kent and Women & Infants Hospital affiliations among the mix of the list of 163 Top Docs in the May 2015 issue listing by Rhode Island Monthly. Details
Women & Infants Gynecologic Oncologist Earns Prestigious Research Funding
Dr. Katina Robinson, a gynecologic oncologist with the Program in Women's Oncology was awarded more than $2.7 million in contracted funding by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute. The study, "Cancer of the Uterus and Treatment of Stress Incontinence (CUTI)" is focused on improving the quality of life for women who undergo surgery for endometrial cancer by screening for and offering treatment of existing stress urinary incontinence at the same time as their cancer surgery. Details
Raymond O. Powrie, MD, FRCP(C), FACP, underscored his belief in the “team approach” by drawing together a multidisciplinary group to edit an international textbook on medical disorders in obstetric patients.
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