Treatment


Brachytherapy for Gynecologic Cancers
Brachytherapy is a type of internal radiation that can be used for cervical or endometrial (uterine) cancer treatment and is typically done using a “tandem and ovoid” applicator or a “tandem and ring” applicator.
Calypso® 4D Localization System
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Radiation Necrosis
Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT): The Basics
An introduction to intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), how it works, what it is used for andthe benefits of this technology.
Internal Radiation Therapy (Brachytherapy)
Brachytherapy is used to deliver radiation doses at levels high enough to control the cancer, while at the same time minimizing exposure to normal tissues and is most often used to treat cancers of the uterus, cervix, and prostate.

News
Addition of radiation therapy to rectal, prostate cancer treatments studied

Nov 1, 2010 - Radiation therapy appears to reduce recurrence rates when added to surgical treatment of rectal cancer and to increase survival when added to medical management of prostate cancer, and a highly targeted radiation approach may reduce gastrointestinal complications associated with prostate cancer treatment, according to three studies to be presented at the annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology, held from Oct. 31 to Nov. 4 in San Diego.



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