Quicknotes

From the Winter 2015 edition of Vanderbilt Medicine Magazine

Skin cancer risks higher for soldiers serving abroad Soldiers deployed to tropical and sunny climates are coming home with increased risk factors for a threat far from the battlefield: skin cancer. In a retrospective study of about 200 veterans seen at … Continued

Quicknotes

From the Summer 2014 edition of Vanderbilt Medicine Magazine

VICC debuts novel neuroendocrine tumor treatment A retired elementary school principal has become the first patient at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center to receive an investigational cancer therapy for the treatment of his neuroendocrine tumor. Harold (Cap) Caplan of Hilton Head, South … Continued