Highlights from PTCOG 2007

OncoLink reporters provide up-to-date coverage of the Particle Therapy Cooperative Group (PTCOG) 46 Conference from the Wanjie Proton Therapy Center, Zibo, China held from May 21-23, 2007.
OncoLink at PTCOG 2007
Attendees from the University of Pennsylvania Proton Project at PTCOG 46 - William Levin, MD, James Metz, MD, Zelig Tochner, MD, Weijing Sun, MD and Jamie Webb

Acute Esophageal Reactions from Proton Beam Therapy and Concurrent Chemotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Reduction in Incidence and Severity Despite Higher Doses
Dose Escalation in Pediatric Brain Tumors with Radiation Therapy. A dosimetric Evaluation on The Potential Role of Proton Beam Therapy
Images from Wanjie Hospital Proton Therapy Center
Opening and Closing Ceremonies
Preliminary Experience with Proton Radiotherapy for Pelvic Bone Sarcomas
Preliminary Results of Proton Radiotherapy for Esophageal Cancer
Proton Beam Therapy for Clival Chordomas
Proton Beam Therapy for the Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC)
Separating the Rectum from the Prostate during Proton Beam Radiotherapy of Prostate Cancer Patients Reduces Rectal Side Effects


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