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NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuracy in radiation therapy demands careful targeting and patient positioning - precision measured in millimeters.
A widely-available yet expensive radiotherapy technique used to treat prostate cancer patients after surgery has promising benefitsâ€”higher dose and less damage to the rectum and bladderâ€”compared to a less precise technique.
Intraoperative radiation therapy provides alternative for women with early stage breast cancerNorthwestern Medicine physicians are currently utilizing a new treatment option for breast cancer that allows women to receive a full dose of radiation therapy during breast conserving surgery.
Representatives Sue Myrick (R-NC) and Lois Capps (D-CA) take part in briefing to raise awareness about the important role of radiation therapy in cancer treatment WASHINGTON, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leaders from the radiation oncology community - representing patients, physicians, providers, and manufacturers - met on Capitol Hill today to educate lawmakers and their staffs about the latest in radiation therapy technologies and techniques, improvements in patient care and...
CHICAGO, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- John P.
With 180,000 men diagnosed with prostate cancer each year, it is one of the most common types of cancer in the country.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Radiation Therapy of Beverly Hills, a state-of-the-art cancer treatment center serving cancer patients in the Los Angeles area, has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO).
PITTSBURGH, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- D3 Oncology Solutions (D3), formerly D3 Radiation Oncology Solutions, has added Via Oncology Pathways for medical oncology to the company's suite of solutions.
Selected abstract points to efficacy of treatment guidelines and need for improved practices CHICAGO, Feb.