Terapia del protón: Los fundamentos
An introduction to this specialized type of radiation, the history behind proton therapy and how it works.
Pictorial Overview of the Proton Therapy Treatment Process
A step by step look at the proton therapy treatment process, from consultation through treatment.
Webucation: Introduction to Proton Therapy for Adult Cancers
The availability of proton therapy continues to grow. Learn what cancers can benefit from this treatment, how it works and insurance and financial considerations.
Terapia del protón: Detrás de las escenas
A pictorial look at proton therapy, the building of the facilities, and how the beam is produced and administered to the patient.
Melanoma ocular y terapia de protón
Introduction to ocular melanoma and proton therapy's role in treating this tumor of the eye.
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ASTRO: Combination Therapy Beneficial in Prostate Cancer
Mar 2, 2015 - Long-term survival may be increased in medium-risk prostate cancer patients who receive short-term androgen deprivation therapy before and during radiation treatment compared with men who receive radiation alone. In addition, proton beam therapy may be associated with a decreased risk of disease recurrence after 10 years and has minimal side effects after one year, according to research presented at the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology, held from Nov. 1 to 5 in Chicago.
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