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  • oncology
  • The resulting incidence projections also do not account for the future use of radiation oncology services by residents of other states, territories or health planning regions. (apo.org.au)
  • The analysis was validated in a large cohort of 691 patients from the Michigan Radiation Oncology Quality Consortium (MROQC) registry, an independent state-wide prospective database. (iaslc.org)
  • The results of the study published in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology , the official journal of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC), reported that there were 179 patients extracted from the UM cohort, of which, after exclusions, 125 patients with lung cancer were included in the analysis. (iaslc.org)
  • The Radiation Therapy Oncology Group in North America and the Medical Research Council in England jointly conducted a randomized trial to compare fast neutron-beam radiotherapy with conventional photon-beam radiotherapy in patients with incompletely resected or inoperable salivary gland cancers. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Radiation Therapy Alliance (RTA) - a nonprofit organization representing 227 community-based radiation therapy centers - today commended the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for withdrawing the proposal to cap certain freestanding radiation oncology reimbursements at the OPD/ASC rates in the CY 2014 Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule, issued November 27. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • bladder cancer
  • LINC00312 inhibits the migration and invasion of bladder cancer cells by targeting miR-197-3p. (amedeo.com)
  • The relationship between GSTA1, GSTM1, GSTP1, and GSTT1 genetic polymorphisms and bladder cancer susceptibility: A meta-analysis. (amedeo.com)
  • Evaluation of miR-182/miR-100 Ratio for Diagnosis and Survival Prediction in Bladder Cancer. (amedeo.com)
  • Lentivirus-mediated p21/Waf-1 short hairpin RNA enhances the cytotoxic effects and replicative potential of a bladder cancer-specific oncolytic adenovirus in vitro. (amedeo.com)
  • Multicomponent, peptide-targeted glycol chitosan nanoparticles containing ferrimagnetic iron oxide nanocubes for bladder cancer multimodal imaging. (amedeo.com)
  • Bladder cancer: Two molecular subtypes identified. (amedeo.com)
  • Failure of Bacillus Calmette-Guerin therapy in non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: Definition and treatment options. (amedeo.com)
  • A recent breakthrough in noninvasive bladder cancer surveillance. (amedeo.com)
  • Development and Validation of a Novel Recurrence Risk Stratification for Initial Non-muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer in Asia. (amedeo.com)
  • Tumorigenesis from a pathological perspective : Tumor spread and epigenetically regulated genes in bladder cancer]. (amedeo.com)
  • Meta-Analysis of the Luminal and Basal Subtypes of Bladder Cancer and the Identification of Signature Immunohistochemical Markers for Clinical Use. (amedeo.com)
  • Radical cystectomy vs. chemoradiation for the treatment of T2-4a N0 M0 bladder cancer]. (amedeo.com)
  • Detection of multiple mutations in urinary exfoliated cells from male bladder cancer patients at diagnosis and during follow-up. (amedeo.com)
  • Vesigenurtacel-L (HS-410) in the management of high-grade nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer. (amedeo.com)
  • Positive association of collagen type I with non-muscle invasive bladder cancer progression. (amedeo.com)
  • Fucoidan Induces ROS-Dependent Apoptosis in 5637 Human Bladder Cancer Cells by Downregulating Telomerase Activity via Inactivation of the PI3K/Akt Signaling Pathway. (amedeo.com)
  • A study showing increased levels of bladder cancer nearby the site showed up. (kqed.org)
  • intensity-modulat
  • Radiation treatment included 52.4% external-beam radiation therapy (EBRT), 13.4% intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), 2.4% salvage radiation, mixed neutron/photon EBRT in 8.5% and IMRT in 3.7%, 7.3% ERBT with brachytherapy, 4.9% adjuvant radiation and 7.3% of patients had an unknown type. (auanet.org)
  • The aim of the study was to compare dosimetric parameters of planning target volume (PTV) and organs at risk between conformal (CRT) and intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) after breast-conserving surgery. (semanticscholar.org)
  • This is achieved through the establishment of state-of-the-art cancer centers or the enhancement of existing facilities with advanced technologies, including Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT), and Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • patients
  • DENVER - Elderly non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients undergoing definitive radiation have a lower incidence of esophagitis compared to younger patients and tolerate aggressive standard treatment regimens. (iaslc.org)
  • A large proportion of patients with lung cancer are elderly, over the age of 65, and are often poorly represented in clinical trials, undertreated, or don't receive aggressive standard treatment due to concerns about their ability to tolerate aggressive treatment regimens. (iaslc.org)
  • A group of researchers in the United States conducted a study to evaluate elderly patients undergoing definitive lung radiation to assess how the elderly tolerate treatment compared to younger patients. (iaslc.org)
  • Patients developed HC an average of 70.3 months (4-300 months) after radiation. (auanet.org)
  • Radiation treatment of patients with primary pediatric malignancies: risk of developing thyroid cancer as a secondary malignancy. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Proton therapy is especially beneficial for both adult and pediatric patients with tumors near critical structures like the spine, brain and optic nerve -- which can be affected by traditional radiation therapy. (eurekalert.org)
  • Value of urine sediment analyzer in the screening of urinary tract infection in cancer patients]. (amedeo.com)
  • Feasibility study of deep inspiration breath-hold based volumetric modulated arc therapy for locally advanced left sided breast cancer patients. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Tomotherapy and multifield intensity-modulated radiotherapy planning reduce cardiac doses in left-sided breast cancer patients with unfavorable cardiac anatomy. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Anticancer therapy for breast cancer patients with skin metastases refractory to conventional treatments. (semanticscholar.org)
  • This estimate is criticized by the American College of Radiology (ACR), which maintains that the life expectancy of CT scanned patients is not that of the general population and that the model of calculating cancer is based on total-body radiation exposure and thus faulty. (wikipedia.org)
  • Options for preserving the larynx in patients with advanced laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • After completion of Dr. Issels' treatment, these patients remained cancer free for up to 45 years, leading normal healthy lives. (whale.to)
  • Ninety percent of the patients treated at the hospital had exhausted standard cancer treatment. (whale.to)
  • 1997
  • Projections of the number of new cancer cases for each health planning region have been calculated using trends in cancer incidence from 1997 to 2010-the latter being the most recent year for which national cancer incidence data are available-and population projections provided by the Australian Government Department of Health. (apo.org.au)
  • malignancies
  • Pattern of care studies suggest that the elderly are being undertreated for various malignancies including lung cancer, independent of other variables including performance status. (iaslc.org)
  • Cigarette
  • Lung cancer risk is largely a function of older age combined with extensive cigarette smoking history. (cigna.com)
  • Patterns of lung cancer according to demographic characteristics tend to be strongly correlated with historical patterns of cigarette smoking prevalence. (cigna.com)
  • Starting with the 1964 Surgeon General's Report and followed by each subsequent Surgeon General's Report that has included a review of the evidence on smoking and lung cancer, an enormous body of scientific evidence clearly documents that cigarette smoking causes lung cancer, and that cigarette smoking is the major cause of lung cancer. (cigna.com)
  • Based on solid evidence, cigarette smoking causes lung cancer. (cigna.com)
  • tumor
  • Thanks to this remarkable technology, a new proton therapy center at UF Health Cancer Center - Orlando Health is saving the eyesight of a new mother who was diagnosed with a tumor behind her eye during her second trimester of pregnancy. (eurekalert.org)
  • Conventional radiation treatments rely on X-rays, which deposit energy as they make their way through the body - at the skin, on the way to the tumor, and then beyond the tumor. (eurekalert.org)
  • This means the areas surrounding the tumor are also being exposed to a significant amount of radiation. (eurekalert.org)
  • Depending on inherited constitution and disposition, this can develop into a chronic degenerative disease and a 'tumor-milieu,' (III) the ideal medium for cancer cells and cancer micro-organisms to grow. (whale.to)
  • With the manifestation of the tumor (IV), the cancer disease enters the recognizable phase. (whale.to)
  • At this time, conventional cancer treatment begins with the weapons directed against the cancer tumor and its symptoms (V). (whale.to)
  • According to the concept that cancer starts as a locally confined growth, all measures concentrated on the tumor alone seem causal and exhaustive. (whale.to)
  • Treating the tumor alone is not treating the condition that is producing it: the underlying cancer disease. (whale.to)
  • According to the comprehensive concept, however, cancer is considered a systemic disease from the onset and the tumor as its late stage symptom. (whale.to)
  • secondary
  • It also reduces the incidence of stroke and radiation-induced secondary cancers. (eurekalert.org)
  • These secondary damages and especially the disturbance of the detoxification system deteriorate the internal environment , or 'milieu', and can lead to complex metabolic disturbances which are common to all chronic disease and cancer. (whale.to)
  • therapy
  • Proton therapy is a precise radiation technique that reduces the side effects often accompanied by traditional treatment options. (eurekalert.org)
  • Limited-field radiation therapy in the management of early-stage breast cancer. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Read the full report: External Beam Radiation Therapy Devices Market Assessment Report - Global Size, Share, Competitive Landscape, Future Prospects and Forecast from 2013-2017 https://www. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 2 5) Mutagenesis resulting from radiation therapy could theoretically explain the development of a second neoplasm within a short interval. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Cancer of the pyriform sinus: Treatment by radiation therapy alone and with surgery. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • TomoTherapy Signs Purchasing Agreement for Radiation Therapy Equipment with ROi II-89 RaySearch and PMH Sign Exclusive License Agreement for Deformable Image Registration Technology II-89 RaySearch Forms New Subsidiary, RaySearch Americas Inc. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • COMPETITIVE SCENARIO II-21 Global Competitive Scenario - Varian Medical Systems Leads the Fray II-21 Table 12: Global Radiation Therapy Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Varian, Elekta, Accuray (incl. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • variations
  • The projection methodology does not take into account variations in historical incidence at the health planning region level. (apo.org.au)
  • Variations in NHL incidence rates with estimated amount of UVR among whites and blacks from the selected states were also analyzed. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Research
  • Non-ionizing radio frequency radiation from mobile phones , electric power transmission , and other similar sources have been described as a possible carcinogen by the World Health Organization 's International Agency for Research on Cancer , but the link remains unproven. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1987. Statistical methods in cancer research. (radioprotection.org)
  • Lyon: International Agency for Research on Cancer Press. (radioprotection.org)
  • 1979
  • However, it's been reported to have released up to 240 times more radiation than the 1979 disaster. (kqed.org)
  • among
  • The limited data on cancer among Hispanics is primarily due to the difficulty of classifying race/ethnicity. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Finally, we are pleased to see that ICRP recognize that different types of ionizing radiation impart different kinds of damage, and that radiosensitivity varies among exposed tissues in the human body. (icrp.org)
  • rates
  • Cancer incidence in Australia is projected to rise due to an expected increase in both the underlying cancer rates and in the Australian population over the age of 65. (apo.org.au)
  • To evaluate the role of UVR, we correlated cancer rates with the UV index and latitude of residency. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Rates observed at our community based cancer care institution were compared to SEER incidence data for rate ratio (RR) calculations. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Then there was the follow up report by UCLA that SRE plant workers who had been exposed to the highest levels of radiation had triple the amount of cancer death rates then those not exposed. (kqed.org)
  • Mortality and cancer rates were compared with the general population and between groups of subjects categorised by assessed radiation exposure. (bmj.com)