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PA Program Personal Statement

Below I have attached the first draft of what I am sure is to be many of my personal statement for my PA school application. I would appreciate any constructive criticism you might have to offer! 975 more words

Surgery To Treat Rectal Cancer. Part 3 of 3

Surgery To Treat Rectal Cancer – Part 3 of 3

While all the patients had experienced complete tumor regression following chemotherapy/radiation, only some underwent reflex rectal surgery. 64 more words

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Surgery To Treat Rectal Cancer. Part 2 of 3

Surgery To Treat Rectal Cancer – Part 2 of 3

So “From my experience, most patients are consenting to accept some risk to defer rectal surgery in hope of avoiding major surgery and preserving rectal function,” said Paty, a surgical oncologist at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. 112 more words

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Surgery To Treat Rectal Cancer. Part 1 of 3

Surgery To Treat Rectal Cancer – Part 1 of 3

Surgery To Treat Rectal Cancer. For many rectal cancer patients, the outlook of surgery is a worrisome reality, given that the operation can significantly impair both bowel and sexual function. 135 more words

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Another Layer Of Insight To The Placebo Effect. Part 3 of 3

Another Layer Of Insight To The Placebo Effect – Part 3 of 3

So does this mean that the many expensive drugs on the market work only because people think they will? 266 more words

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Another Layer Of Insight To The Placebo Effect. Part 2 of 3

Another Layer Of Insight To The Placebo Effect – Part 2 of 3

And that is “not unique to Parkinson’s,” added LeWitt, who wrote an editorial published with the study that appeared online Jan 28, 2015 in the list Neurology. 230 more words

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Another Layer Of Insight To The Placebo Effect. Part 1 of 3

Another Layer Of Insight To The Placebo Effect – Part 1 of 3

Another Layer Of Insight To The Placebo Effect. A supplemental study – this one involving patients with Parkinson’s disease – adds another layer of acuteness to the well-known “placebo effect”. 218 more words

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