Custom 3D printed boluses increase efficacy of radiotherapy

“The hope is for this to become the standard model of treatment. In order to achieve that, we have to make this as practical and reliable as possible, otherwise we’re not going to meet that goal. Delivery of radiotherapy involves extremely busy clinicians who need to use these tools, and they can’t resemble a research project. It has to be an entirely turn-key solution. It’s getting very close to being at that point.” Dr James Robar, Dalhousie University.