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Current trends in radiation therapy in oncology drug market made available by top research firm

The Global Radiation Therapy in Oncology Drug Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Radiation Therapy in Oncology Drug industry. - Agency -. The report studies the industry for Radiation ...

Source: Whatech
Published: 26 Aug 2017

Radiation Therapy

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

Samaritan awarded radiation oncology qualification for new cancer treatment option

WATERTOWN — While Samaritan Medical Center makes progress on a new cancer center, set to open next year, the hospital has earned a new radiology qualification for cancer treatment. Samaritan has been awarded a three-year accreditation in radiation ...

Source: Watertown Daily Times
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Global Linear Accelerators for Radiation Therapy Market 2017 – Trends, Opportunities, SWOT Analysis and Forecasts (2017-2022)

“Global Linear Accelerators For Radiation Therapy Market Professional Survey Report 2017-2022” Purchase This Report by calling at +1-888-631-6977. A linear accelerator (LINAC) is the device most commonly used for external beam ...

Source: Medgadget
Published: 23 Aug 2017

Research paves way for new drugs that may prevent tumor repopulation after radiation therapy

Whenever an organism is damaged, the cells surrounding the wound receive signals to proliferate more intensely so as to regenerate the injured tissue. Same goes with cancer -- tumor cells may be all but eliminated by radiation therapy and/or chemotherapy ...

Source: News-Medical
Published: 26 Aug 2017

Radiation Therapy Software Market Intelligence Research Reports for Actionable Insights

Increasing prevalence of cancer is one of the foremost factors leading to growing number of radiation therapy procedures around the globe. An estimated number of 28.7 million of worldwide population were living with cancer in 2014. Radiation therapy ...

Published: 16 Aug 2017

Ion Beam Applications : The 4th Annual Proton Therapy Training Course to be held at Penn Medicine’s Department of Radiation Oncology

Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA, 24th August 2017 - IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A., EURONEXT), the world's leading provider of proton therapy solutions for the treatment of cancer and the department of Radiation Oncology at Penn ...

Source: 4 Traders
Published: 24 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

The extracellular vesicles secreted by lung cancer cells in radiation therapy promote endothelial cell angiogenesis by transferring miR-23a

This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, reproduction and adaptation in any medium and for any purpose provided that it is properly attributed.

Published: 25 Aug 2017

Global And China Particle Beam Radiation Therapy System Market Research Report 2017

The Global And China Particle Beam Radiation Therapy System Industry 2017 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Particle Beam Radiation Therapy System industry. Firstly, the report provides a basic overview ...

Source: PR Inside
Published: 14 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

Accuray's (ARAY) CEO Joshua Levine on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

The superiority of our Helical dose delivery capability was reinforced in a study recently published in the peer-reviewed international Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology in Physics in late June. This prospective study at 14 French Cancer Centers ...

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 22 Aug 2017

Latin America Pancreatic Cancer Therapeutics Market By Treatment Type Surgery, Radiation Therapy, Others

Inquire before buying @ Based on the type of treatment, the Latin America market has been classified into surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy and others.

Published: 24 Aug 2017

Prospective Observational Trial to Evaluate Quality of Life After Stereotactic Ablative Radiation Therapy in Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Prospective single arm, single center observational study to evaluate Quality of Life (Qol) after stereotactic body radiotherapy for patients with hepatocellular cancer. Patients will receive work-up, treatment and follow-up exclusively as routinely done ...

Published: 21 Aug 2017

Towards fast online intrafraction replanning for free-breathing stereotactic body radiation therapy with the MR-linac

IPEM's aim is to promote the advancement of physics and engineering applied to medicine and biology for the public benefit. Its members are professionals working in healthcare, education, industry and research. IPEM publishes scientific journals and books ...

Published: 21 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

UPenn study: No harm in antiperspirant during radiation therapy for breast cancer

A new study from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania debunks the common practice of foregoing antiperspirant while receiving radiation therapy for breast cancer. The findings were published in Radiotherapy and Oncology.

Published: 21 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

Adjuvant Pembrolizumab After Radiation Therapy for Lung-Intact Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

Treatment-Related Toxicity of Adding Pembrolizumab with Radiation Therapy in Participants who Have Undergone at Least 2 Cycles of Chemotherapy and Possible Lung-Sparing Surgery [Time Frame: 4 months] Treatment-Related Toxicity of Adding Pembrolizumab with ...

Source: Mesothelioma
Published: 19 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