Resources for More Information: Radiation Therapy
The Internet can be a valuable resource for a patient who wants to find out more information about their disease and treatment. However, remember that not every website contains accurate and reliable information. The websites listed below offer up to date information and resources.
ASTRO (American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology)
This professional society's website has patient educational materials and a tool to help you find a specialist in your area.
American Brachytherapy Society
This professional society's website has information about brachytherapy and a list of physician members listed by state.
Radiation Therapy Oncology Group
This clinical trial group website includes general information about clinical trials and open studies.
Radiation Therapy information from the National Cancer Institute
Radiation Therapy information from the American Cancer Society
Proton Therapy information from the National Association for Proton Therapy