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RT Effective for Palliation of Bone Metastases From HCC
A recent study found that radiation therapy was effective for the palliation of painful spinal metastases in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.
Childhood Cancer Survivors at Risk for Hormone Deficiencies After Radiotherapy
A new study finds that childhood cancer survivors are at risk for pituitary hormone deficiencies after radiotherapy treatment to the head.
Adoption of Hypofractionated Radiotherapy in Early-Stage Breast Cancer
The benefit of hypofractionated radiotherapy for women receiving breast-conserving therapy for early-stage breast cancer is becoming more apparent.
Socioeconomic Factors Affecting Use of Radiation Therapy in Hodgkin Lymphoma
Socioeconomic factors are reducing the use of combined-modality treatment for early-stage Hodgkin lymphoma, despite its association with increased survival.
RT Fails to Improve on Chemo in Resected Gastric Cancer
Adding radiotherapy to adjuvant chemotherapy in the ARTIST trial yielded similar results to chemo alone in patients with D2 lymph node-resected gastric cancer.
Adding RT to ADT Benefits Older Prostate Cancer Patients
Older men who received radiotherapy in addition to ADT had fewer deaths from their locally advanced prostate cancer compared with those treated with ADT alone.
ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Postradical Prostatectomy Irradiation in Prostate Cancer
The purpose of this article is to present an updated set of American College of Radiology consensus guidelines formed from an expert panel on the appropriate use of radiation therapy in postprostatectomy prostate cancer.
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