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2011-04-25 09:10:00

NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuracy in radiation therapy demands careful targeting and patient positioning - precision measured in millimeters.

2011-04-13 21:12:35

A widely-available yet expensive radiotherapy technique used to treat prostate cancer patients after surgery has promising benefits—higher dose and less damage to the rectum and bladder—compared to a less precise technique.

2011-04-12 14:59:32

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.

2011-03-31 09:46:00

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...

2011-03-15 10:31:00

CHICAGO, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- John P.

2011-03-14 21:09:32

With 180,000 men diagnosed with prostate cancer each year, it is one of the most common types of cancer in the country.

2011-03-02 16:35:00

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).

2011-03-01 08:00:00

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.

2011-02-28 11:00:00

Selected abstract points to efficacy of treatment guidelines and need for improved practices CHICAGO, Feb.


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