Higher rate of treatment failure for lung cancer patients with high Deep Profiler scores.
Hypofractionated radiotherapy (HRT) offers quality-of-life outcomes similar to conventional radiation therapy for men with low-risk prostate cancer, according to recently published results of a phase 3 randomized study. HRT offers a less expensive and more convenient treatment option for some patients, and in light of the new findings about quality of life, should be considered…
Should aloe vera be used on the skin to prevent radiodermatitis?
An overview of safe handling concerns regarding handling and administration of a recently approved receptor-binding radionuclide.
A nationwide assessment of informed consent forms used by US radiation oncology departments revealed a potential barrier to care.
[Cancer Management and Research] Chinese researchers present a review of a rare cancer and strategies for managing the most common adverse effect of its treatment.
Updated findings from a phase 3 study show significantly better 8-year progression-free survival with external beam radiation therapy added to androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) vs ADT alone.
A project at a large cancer center added clinical photography to patients’ EMR to create detailed documentation of treatment effectiveness over time.
A report from a European working group of pediatric radiation oncologists focuses on recommendations for safer delivery of radiotherapy to children, especially in dose distributions involving spinal vertebrae.
Prospective, longitudinal study sought to determine the risk factors for developing pain in women with breast cancer undergoing adjuvant radiotherapy.