Guide to Surgery in Latin America

the Hidden Gem series

the meat and potatoes of HIPEC

two new, very different articles on HIPEC

May 7, 2014 · 2 Comments

HIPEC hits its stride

a wealth of new information on HIPEC – a selection of research citations for the first six months of 2013

June 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

The HIPEC calculator

a new tool for helping determine the best candidates for minimizing risk and ensuring a successful HIPEC treatment

December 23, 2012 · Leave a comment


More on the new HIPEC program at Case Western with a discussion on our first encounters with HIPEC and Dr. Fernando Arias

March 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

The latest HIPEC headlines

the latest headlines and papers on HIPEC and gynecological cancers

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

HIPEC: the latest research results

a round up of the latest headlines and research on HIPEC for ovarian and other advanced abdominal cancers

January 21, 2012 · 2 Comments

HIPEC in the news again..

HIPEC in Mumbai makes the news, is HIPEC and cytoreductive surgery more effective in women with peritoneal mesothelioma?

November 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

New article on HIPEC

a hospital in India experiments with the HIPEC procedure.

October 22, 2011 · 1 Comment

Back to Bogota

the author explains her fascination with Bogota, the capitol of Colombia, as well as discussion of the latest article about HIPEC, published in the New York Times

August 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

Bogota Surgery and the International Medical Travel Journal

Bogota as a source in a new article on the International Medical Travel Journal (IMTJ)/ and

June 24, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Future is Now – HIPEC in the news again..

HIPEC makes the news again – in the journal, Future Oncology. Why wait for the future, when we have our own resident expert as profiled in Bogota! a Hidden Gem guide to surgical tourism?

June 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

Bogota surgeons stay ahead of the curve

As we’ve seen several times before, Bogotá surgeons stay ahead of the curve on cutting edge treatments. In the last several weeks, HIPEC or Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (Sugarbaker procedure) has been dotting the news headlines in the United States, and across the globe. But that’s nothing new to my readers here at – we read about Dr. Arias’ program months ago!

June 3, 2011 · Leave a comment

Cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy

I promised you I’d come back and tell you more about Dr. Fernando Arias.. Well, I lied – less about the man, and more about some of the things he is doing, here in Bogota, Colombia, including Cytoreductive Surgery with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC). Oh, and yes – he’s a great guy..

March 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

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