Radiation Therapy for Cancer

@inproceedings{Jaffray2015RadiationTF,
  title={Radiation Therapy for Cancer},
  author={David A. Jaffray and Mary Krystyna Gospodarowicz},
  year={2015}
}
Radiation therapy (RT) is a key component of a comprehensive cancer treatment program, with the potential to contribute to effective and appropriate care in 50 percent of all cancer cases, alone or in combination with surgery and/or chemotherapy. The optimal deployment of radiotherapy requires the environment where the diagnostic services Safe and effective RT requires trained staff, dedicated equipment, and a highly coordinated operational department. Numerous guidelines have been developed to… 

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