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article thumbnailAn international trial published in the New England Journal of Medicine has demonstrated that a new treatment mix can prolong survival for elderly patients with the most common type of brain tumour called glioblastoma. A short course of radiotherapy, in conjunction with an oral chemotherapy drug called...
article thumbnailPatients in their 80s and 90s who have early stage lung cancer but cannot undergo an operation can be treated safely and effectively with stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), according to research presented today at the 2017 Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium. The advanced form of...
article thumbnailSTORY COURTESY - Lisa Schefman, Frankston Standard LeaderMarch 17, 2017 11:40am FORMER Olympian Jane Flemming OAM has launched a free exercise program in Frankston. Live Life Get Active has teamed with cancer care provider GenesisCare and Frankston Council to provide exercise classes at Victoria...
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    What is Radiotherapy?

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    Radiotherapy is a localised form of treatment. Most side effects are directly related to the area being irradiated. The severity and duration of these effects are not only dependant on dose, but also the patient's general health. Read more