• Chemo-Radiation for Distant Mets Ups Survival in Anal Cancer

    6 monthes ago - By Medscape

    Extended-field chemo-radiation therapy should be considered a potentially curative treatment option for some patients with advanced anal cancer.
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  • Guideline supports shorter radiation therapy option in prostate cancer

    6 monthes ago - By Healio

    The American Society for Radiation Oncology, ASCO and the American Urological Association have published a guideline supporting moderately hypofractionated external beam radiation therapy as an alternative to longer, conventional radiation courses for men with localized prostate cancer.
    The motivation for the guideline - developed by a panel of clinicians and researchers - was twofold, according to co-author Howard Sandler, MD, MS, Ronald H. Bloom chair in cancer therapeutics and chair of the department of radiation oncology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center,
    “One, there is
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