Resources for Proton Therapy


IBA and UFPTI Symposium: Advancing Patient Care Through Innovation: The Role of Proton Therapy
With a growing interest in particle therapy, evidenced by many programs opening and planning new facilities, there is a continued need for enhanced understanding of the roles of proton therapy. This program will look at the overall ASTRO theme of advancing patient care through innovation and address questions concerning the role of proton therapy within this framework.
Proton Therapy Training Meeting - 2009
Proton Therapy: An Emerging Treatment Modality for Common Malignancies
Protons: Ready or Not... Here They Come!
Proton Therapy: An Emerging Treatment Modality for Common Malignancies
IBA Proton Therapy Symposium 2007 - Webcast
Opportunities in Proton Therapy - Webcast 2006

News
Fewer Complications With IMRT for Prostate Cancer

Apr 18, 2012 - For patients with nonmetastatic prostate cancer, treatment with intensity-modulated radiation therapy is associated with fewer complications than proton therapy or conformal radiation therapy, according to a study published in the April 18 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association, a theme issue on comparative effectiveness research.



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