Radiation Oncology | Topics

Racial Composition of Trials Involving RT Does Not Match Overall US Population
November 05, 2020

This study suggested that the racial composition of clinical trials involving radiation therapy does not match that of the overall US population.

Sexual Dysfunction Not Well Addressed in Female Cancer Survivors
November 04, 2020

“Sexual dysfunction is an unfortunately common side effect of cancer treatment, and there appears to be a large gender disparity in how physicians discuss sexual health with their patients,” said lead study author James Taylor, MD, MPH.

Access to Radiation Therapy Expands, Especially in Densely Populated Areas
November 04, 2020

Researchers found there has been a 17% growth in radiation therapy facilities over the last 15 years, with expansion specifically improving for those who already live near such facilities.