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Therapeutic radiology procedure

Known as: Radiotherapeutics, Radiation, RT 
The use of high-energy radiation from x-rays, gamma rays, neutrons, protons, and other sources to kill cancer cells and shrink tumors. Radiation may… 
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Oropharyngeal squamous-cell carcinomas caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) are associated with favorable survival… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
The number of computed tomographic (CT) studies performed is increasing rapidly. Because CT scans involve much higher doses of… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND We conducted a multinational, randomized study to compare radiotherapy alone with radiotherapy plus cetuximab, a… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Epigenetic silencing of the MGMT (O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase) DNA-repair gene by promoter methylation… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Postoperative chemoradiotherapy is the recommended standard therapy for patients with locally advanced rectal cancer… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A BSTRACT Background In 1976, we initiated a randomized trial to determine whether lumpectomy with or without radiation therapy… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The inhibition of replicative DNA synthesis that follows DNA damage may be critical for avoiding genetic lesions that could…