What is Adjunctive Oral Cancer Screening?
Adjunctive oral cancer screening technologies are used in conjunction with the COE to help detect abnormalities and provide additional information to be utilized in the clinical decision-making process.
How Do I Know if It’s Oral Cancer? 5 Simple Steps
What’s Behind the Huge Rise in Oral Cancers? What if we do find something unusual or different inside our mouth? How do I know if it’s oral cancer
Is the COE Part of Your Routine?
A 3-4 minute visual and palpation exam is crucial in the early detection of oral diseases. It is quick to perform, painless for the patient, and enhances the patient experience with the dental practice.
Early Detection Can Equal Higher Survival Rates
Increasing oral cancer screenings can decrease the mortality rates from oral cancer. Early Detection is the key to better treatment, better outcomes and higher survival rates.
Clinical Study Concludes That VELscope™ Technology Improves Clinical Decision Making
Independent clinical study by seven researchers from the University of British Columbia, British Columbia Cancer Agency and Simon Fraser University, is the latest report to document the benefits of adjunctive oral examination technology.
Increases in HPV-linked cancers in parts of US with high smoking rates
A new paper in JNCI Cancer Spectrum, published by Oxford University Press, finds increases in both men and women for several HPV-related cancers in low-income counties or those with high smoking rates. Increases were slower in the highest-income US counties or those with low smoking rates.
Biggest Misconceptions about HPV
Every year, around 3,000 new cases of cervical cancer are reported in the UK. Despite approximately 99.8 per cent of cases being preventable, there are still many misconceptions surrounding cervical …...
Eva Grayzel, Cancer Survivor
Eva Grayzel is an oral cancer survivor that is about increasing awareness and the need for oral cancer screening. Eva Grayzel, a nationally recognized Master Storyteller and performance artist, was …...
Can Oral Cancer Screenings Be Covered by Medical Insurance?
By Crystal May, Co-Founder and COO of Devdent Oral cancer continues to take lives and it is not partial to economic status. Most recently, we saw this with the tragic …...
Increasing VELscope Acceptance: Session 6 – Case Study & Conclusion
How to Improve VELscope Acceptance – An Interview with Dr. Ray Morgan Over the past few sessions, you have learned how to approach the topic of oral screening with your …...