OncoLink at ASTRO 2000: Tuesday, October 24

Gillies McKenna, MD, Li Liu, MD, and James Metz , MD, with Oncolink Managing Editor Maggie Hampshire, RN, BSN, OCN, in the foreground. OncoLink reporters at work: William Levin, MD, Heather Jones, MD, Li Liu, MD, Joel Goldwein, MD, and James Metz, MD report on ASTRO sessions while Maggie Hampshire, RN, BSN, OCN, explains OncoLink to an interested conference attendee.

A Randomized Trial Comparing the Efficacy of Single Radiation Fraction with Fractionated Radiation Therapy in the Palliation of Skeletal Metastases
Advantage of protons compared to IMRT in the treatment of medulloblastoma
Creating Human Cancer Cells out of Normal Cells to Better Understand the Disease Process: Biologist Robert Weinberg Describes His Lab's Successes
Effects of Pamidronate Use on the Palliative Radiotherapy of Bone Metastases
Preliminary Results from a Phase II Trial of Conformal Radiation Therapy for Localized Pediatric Brain Tumors
Proton radiation therapy in the management of prediatric base of skull tumors
Results From the IRS IV Randomized Trial of Hyperfractionated Radiation in Children with Rhabdomyosarcoma
Senator Kennedy (D-MA) Tells Radiation Oncologists He Will Continue to Support Physicians' and Patients' Best Interests
He Also Urges Their Involvement in Debates Over the Pain Relief Promotion Act

Submandibular Salivary Gland Transfer Prevents XRT Xerostomia
The Impact of Hormonal Therapy on Outcome in Moderate to High Risk Prostate Cancer Treated with Permanent Radioactive Seed Implantation

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