RT After Surgery Boosts Survival in Prostate Cancer With Lymph Node Involvement
The use of radiotherapy was associated with an overall survival benefit in patients with prostate cancer and lymph node involvement who underwent radical prostatectomy and were also treated with androgen-deprivation therapy.
Adding Chemotherapy in Medulloblastoma Linked With Improved Survival
A recent retrospective study found that adding chemotherapy to postoperative treatment of craniospinal radiation for adults with medulloblastoma improves survival.
Test Can Predict Post-Op Radiotherapy Outcomes in Prostate Cancer
A new study showed that a 24-gene signature can predict outcomes following postoperative radiotherapy in patients with prostate adenocarcinoma who underwent radical prostatectomy.
Radiation Boost Reduces Local Recurrence in DCIS Patients
A study presented last month at ASTRO found that a boost of radiation therapy following lumpectomy in DCIS patients resulted in reduced rates of local recurrence.
Higher Facility Volume Linked With Better Radiation Outcomes for Head and Neck Cancers
A study presented last month at ASTRO found that better radiation outcomes for head and neck cancer were associated with higher facility volume.
Radiosurgery and Immunotherapy for Melanoma Patients With Brain Metastases
In this video we discuss the use of concurrent immunotherapy and stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of melanoma brain metastases.
Concurrent SRS, Immunotherapy Improved Response in Melanoma Brain Mets
Undergoing immunotherapy within a month of stereotactic radiosurgery resulted in an improved response to treatment for patients with melanoma brain metastases.
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