The 16-year-old fan, who has leukaemia, presented the singer with an Easter egg and said his music had helped her during her treatment.
Radiobiological evaluation reveals that the dose-escalated IMRT dosing strategy is feasible for patients with upper thoracic oesophageal cancer, with significant gains in tumour control.
Proton Partners International is to bring innovative cancer treatment to the UK and the Middle East
International Medical Travel Journal
Accelerated partial breast irradiation provides an attractive alternative to whole breast irradiation through normal tissue radiation exposure and reduced treatment duration.
Breast conservation therapy (breast conservation surgery with radiation therapy) was associated with superior breast cancer–specific survival and overall survival compared with mastectomy in T1-2N0-1 patients who are older than 50 years of age, do not receive chemotherapy, or have co-morbidities.
Clinical Oncology News
Iris melanoma treated with palladium-103 plaque brachytherapy showed patterns of regression that included decreased intrinsic tumour vascularity, increased tumour pigmentation and decreased tumour thickness, according to a study.
The controversial extra-pleural pneumonectomy surgery combined with intensity modulated radiotherapy should remain a viable option for select patients with malignant mesothelioma, despite a growing reluctance today among thoracic surgeons to recommend the procedure.
Pilot study suggests that a new paradigm including drug therapy, surgery, and radiotherapy may cure previously incurable cancer, according to a new study in Urology.
Androgen deprivation therapy may be associated with an increased risk for dementia in patients with prostate cancer, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Radiotherapists must be mindful of costs when designing treatment plans. Increased adoption of hypo-fractionated radiotherapy strategies could increase patient value by reducing direct and indirect medical costs, as well as productivity costs.