selective internal radiation therapy

Known as: SIRT 
A form of radiation therapy used to treat unresectable cancers, especially hepatic cell carcinoma or metastasis to the liver. The treatment involves… (More)

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1946-2017
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND & AIMS To compare selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) with transarterial chemoembolization (TACE), the… (More)
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2013
2013
To evaluate the impact of dosimetry based on MAA SPECT/CT for the prediction of response, toxicity and survival, and for… (More)
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2012
2012
Sorafenib, a protein kinase inhibitor, is a systemic drug that has been licensed for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma… (More)
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2011
2011
Background. Nonresectable neuroendocrine tumour (NET) liver metastases respond poorly to most widely available and used therapies… (More)
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2010
2010
This retrospective study analyzes, whether patients suffering from extensive hepatic metastatic disease treated with SIRT can… (More)
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2009
2009
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of colorectal cancer (CRC) liver metastasis radioembolization with… (More)
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2005
2005
AIM Transarterial embolization of branches of the hepatic artery with biocompatible 90Y-labeled microspheres (SIR-Spheres) is a… (More)
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2005
2005
AIM To prospectively evaluate the efficacy and safety of Selective Internal Radiation (SIR) Spheres (Sirtex Medical, Sydney, NSW… (More)
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1995
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1995
PURPOSE To investigate the clinical, histopathological, and radiological features of radiation pneumonitis arising as a… (More)
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1991
1991
Selective Internal Radiation Therapy is the intrahepatic arterial injection of microspheres labelled with 90Y. The microspheres… (More)
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