Posts Tagged ‘proton therapy’

Proton therapy may reduce serious side effect of lung cancer treatment

Added by: admin on December 23, 2008

Patients with locally advanced lung cancer who receive chemotherapy and proton therapy, sovaldi sale a specialized form a radiation therapy only available in a few centers in the United States (more…)

Proton therapy and concurrent chemotherapy may reduce bone marrow toxicity in advanced lung cancer

Added by: admin on December 23, 2008

First study to examine the benefits of proton therapy versus standard treatment for lung cancer (more…)

Pencil-beam Scanning Gets the Go-Ahead

Added by: admin on December 23, 2008

Belgian particle-therapy specialist IBA has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration for its pencil-beam scanning modality for proton therapy. IBA developed the technology in close collaboration with the staff of Massachusetts General Hospital at the Francis H Burr Proton Therapy Center (Boston, stuff look MA).
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Proton Therapy Links and Information

Added by: Dennis on November 20, 2008

Here are some helpful links for information on Proton Centers, Proton Therapy, manufacturers of Proton Therapy, and clinical trials for Proton Therapy. (more…)