Radiation Oncology | Topics

FDA Approval for Technetium Tc 99m Tilmanocept Expanded to Include Pediatric Patients
June 10, 2021

Technetium Tc 99m tilmanocept may now be used to enhance identification of lymph nodes in pediatric patients with certain tumors.

Stereotactic Radiosurgery Safe and Effective for Brainstem Metastases
June 02, 2021

The results from a retrospective trial that found stereotactic radiosurgery produced comparable results for both brainstem metastases and nonbrainstem brain metastases suggest both groups of patients should be eligible for stereotactic radiosurgery clinical trials.

SBRT Is Safe for Use in Patients With Multiple Metastases
April 26, 2021

A clinical trial examining the safety of stereotactic body radiotherapy for patients with oligometastases indicated that the modality was safe for patients with multiple metastatic sites.