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Synonyms for radiation therapy

(medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance

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Weidhaas is an Assistant Professor, Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.
There were more than 120 ASRT and SNMT members who, along with American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology colleagues, sent a strong message to Congress that medical imaging and radiation therapy personnel standards will increase the quality of patient care and save Medicare dollars.
(14-16) In 1997 the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) created a committee of radiation oncologists, residents and nurses to explore and describe the roles of these professionals in radiation oncology.
Registry representatives attended the annual meetings of the SDMS, ASRT, ACR, AHRA, RSNA, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference, SNM, the Association of Collegiate Educators in Radiologic Technology and the Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences, Inc.
In a study presented at a November meeting of the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, Philadelphia researchers found that men with aggressive prostate cancer who received an additional 24 months of hormone therapy had improved survival rates after 10 years compared with those who received only four months of treatment.
Small said at the symposium, which was cosponsored by the Society of Urologic Oncology and the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.
The research was presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology in Atlanta, Georgia.
Post-mastectomy radiation therapy can reduce breast cancer recurrence rates, reports a study presented last October at the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology's Annual Meeting in New Orleans.
Glazer, professor at the Department of Therapeutic Radiology and Genetics at Yale University, is a world renowned expert in the field of molecular therapy using triplex-forming oligonucleotides.
The interim Phase Ib clinical trial results were selected for oral presentation at the annual meeting of the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Francisco and were given by the University of Kentucky's (Lexington, KY) Dr.
Hospitals, nursing homes, home health agencies, urgent care clinics, ambulatory surgery centers, and diagnostic and therapeutic radiology offices invested in management systems primarily to expedite the delivery of services to patients and the processing of financial transactions after treatment.
Augmenix will showcase the SpaceOAR System at the 57th Annual American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology Meeting (ASTRO 2015), taking place October 18-21 in San Antonio, Texas.
His research projects have been published in the International Journal of Radiation Oncology and the Journal of Organic Chemistry and he has presented research at major meetings and conventions of radiation oncologists, including the American Chemical Society and American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.
Weidhaas, associate professor of therapeutic radiology, and co-senior author of the study.
The annual Genitourinary Cancers Symposium is sponsored by the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, and Society of Urologic Oncology.
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