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  • Oncology
  • Avoiding axillary dissection in breast cancer surgery: a randomized trial to assess the role of axillary radiotherapy," Annals of Oncology , vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 383-388, 2005. (hindawi.com)
  • Radiation Oncology 2014, 9:32 RESEARCH Open Access Clinical outcome of postoperative highly conformal versus 3D conformal radiotherapy in patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma Jérôme Krayenbuehl 1, Peter Dimmerling 1, I Frank Ciernik 2,3 and Oliver Riesterer 1* Abstract Background: Radiotherapy (RT) is currently under investigation as part of a trimodality treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM). (docplayer.net)
  • The mainstay of treatment is surgery consisting of either pleurectomy/decortication (PD) or radical extrapleural pneumonectomy (EPP) in combination with cisplatin/pemetrexed and, in selected cases, postoperative * Correspondence: Equal contributors 1 Department of Radiation Oncology, Zurich University Hospital, Rämistrasse 100, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland Full list of author information is available at the end of the article radiotherapy [2- (docplayer.net)
  • In terms of the potential survival benefit that may be conferred with the use of RT, while data from randomized trials performed by the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) and Gastrointestinal Tumor Study Group (GITSG) demonstrated a survival benefit from the addition of radiotherapy (RT) to chemotherapy [3,8, other studies have demonstrated no survival benefit from the addition of RT . (onctoday.com)
  • A total of 503 high risk PCa [ 6 ] patients treated with radiotherapy (RT) in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark between January 1st 2000 and December 31 2010 were retrospectively reviewed. (springer.com)
  • treatments
  • Both stereotactic radiosurgery and radiotherapy are non-invasive treatments that use pencil-thin beams of radiation generated by a special linear accelerator to treat brain abnormalities safely, effectively, and without any incisions. (nyp.org)
  • survival
  • Effects of radiotherapy and of differences in the extent of surgery for early breast cancer on local recurrence and 15-year survival: an overview of the randomised trials," The Lancet , vol. 366, no. 9503, pp. 2087-2106, 2005. (hindawi.com)