News Articles on 'Radiation Oncology'
Radiation therapy for mesothelioma cancer can relieve pain, prevent cancer cells from spreading and improve life expectancy. Oncologists use it either in combination with other treatments or alone as a single treatment to control pain and spreading.
Published: 27 Aug 2017
Urologist Ownership of IMRT Linked to Its Greater Use for PCa
Men with newly diagnosed prostate cancer are significantly more likely to receive intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) if their care is managed in a single-specialty urology practice that has an ownership interest in a facility that offers IMRT ...
Source: Renal & Urology News
Published: 22 Aug 2017
Get a Radiation Therapy Second Opinion
If you or a loved one might need radiation therapy for cancer, we invite you to get a second opinion from one of our radiation oncologists. The University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center offers a wide variety of ...
Published: 24 Aug 2017
Aiming to protect the heart from radiation therapy
Can treatment for cancer cause more health problems than the disease itself? It’s a question people fighting cancer often ask as they consider how treatment side effects will make them feel, and whether treatment such as chemotherapy and radiation can ...
Published: 20 Aug 2017
Radiation Therapy Equipment: Global Sales, Trends, Supply, Demand, Competitors, Industry Analysis, Opportunities Forecast to 2022
Global Radiation Therapy Equipment industry research report provides overview of definitions, classifications, applications, key competitor’s profiles, sales, revenue, market share, contact information, manufacturing processes, cost structures, import ...
Source: Empowered News
Published: 16 Aug 2017
JDWNRH to introduce radiation therapy
Cancer patients in the country will soon not have to go to hospitals outside the country for radiation therapy. That’s because the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) will soon introduce radiation therapy. The hospital hopes to be ...
Published: 24 Aug 2017
Moffitt Cancer Center & Cvergenx Partner to Personalize Radiation Therapy
Newswise — TAMPA, Fla. (Aug. 9, 2017) – Moffitt Cancer Center and Cvergenx announced a new research partnership that aims to revolutionize radiation therapy. The goal of the Future of Radiation Therapy (FORT) project is to create a framework for using ...
Source: News Wise
Published: 21 Aug 2017
Radiation Oncology at Highland Hospital
Highland Radiation Oncology uses next-generation technology, the latest protocols, and the renowned expertise of University of Rochester Medical Center physicians to create some of the most progressive and advanced radiation therapy services in the region.
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center
Published: 25 Aug 2017
I Had My Melanoma Mole Removed a Day Before My Birthday
Feeling like a dragon after radiation treatment. And getting more biopsies ... which means it had extended just a bit further than 2 millimeters below my skin. As Texas Oncology explains, my cancer “had spread to the lower part of the inner layer ...
Published: 23 Aug 2017
The Hayden Miracle
Another blessing was that the camp nurse, Traci Clark, had a background in oncology and working with newly diagnosed ... in the morning when he had a 7 a.m. class.” After a round of radiation, Hayden was cancer-free and moved back to Spokane to date ...
Source: Herald and News
Published: 26 Aug 2017
Preventing Body-Trauma Triggers During Radiation Therapy for Cancer
Radiation therapy is one of the most heavily valued and relied upon treatments for many cancers in the United States; it is administered daily, all over the country. In a nutshell, radiation damages cells by destroying the genetic material that controls ...
Source: Oncology Nurse Advisor
Published: 08 Aug 2017
Radiation Therapy for Cancer
How does radiation therapy kill cancer cells? Does radiation therapy kill only cancer cells? Systemic radiation therapy uses radioactive substances, such as radioactive iodine, that travel in the blood to kill cancer cells. About half of all cancer ...
Published: 30 Jun 2010
Radiation Oncology Center receives 3-year accreditation
WASHINGTON TWP. -- The Department of Radiation Oncology at the Kennedy Cancer Center, a member of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Network at Jefferson, has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by ...
Source: New Jersey Online
Published: 12 Jul 2017
Radiation Oncology Conference Open for Registration
Radiation professionals can now register to participate in the IAEA’s upcoming conference on radiation oncology, which will take place in Vienna, 20-23 June. The second International Conference on Advances in Radiation Oncology (ICARO2 ) is open to ...
Published: 05 May 2017
Radiation Oncology Market is expected to reach USD 10.1 billion by 2025
· The global radiation oncology market is expected to reach USD 10.1 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. · Rising prevalence of cancer is the prime factor responsible for substantial growth of radiation oncology market ...
Published: 30 May 2017