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Epworth Rooms Moving on 22 May 2017

The main consulting rooms at Epworth will be moving to 43 Erin Street Richmond on 22nd of May 2017.

New exciting facilities have been developed for doctors and patients.

There will be increased comfort and space for patients.

Our oncology psychologist will have increased space and availability as will the dietician and exercise physiologist.

Consulting with your doctor will be more comfortable.

More news will follow shortly.

Pembrolizumab and mesothelioma

Pembrolizumab appears to be an active drug in the treatment of mesothelioma. About 25% of patients have reduction in tumour whilst another 30% have stabilisation of disease. On average this lasts 6 months. Other immunomodulating drugs may also be effective.

The treatment however is costly.