Therefore, we conservatively assumed an uncertainty of [+ or -] 3% in the reported number of practicing pathologists and radiation oncologists
in both 1999 and 2009.
This research follows a 2000 survey of more than 1,000 urologists and radiation oncologists
that found that the specialists overwhelmingly would recommend the therapy that they themselves deliver.
14) Although these comments represent the beliefs of a single radiation oncologist
, undoubtedly other radiation oncologists
share this opinion.
Coordination of care between urologists and radiation oncologists
is important," said Dr.
Jang said he did not recommend that urologists send all prostate cancer patients to consult with both radiation oncologists
and medical oncologists.
Alliance Oncology partners with hospitals and radiation oncologists
to set a new standard of care for cancer patients.
Yashar is a surgeon and radiation oncologist
who is the chief of breast and gynecological services in the Department of Radiation Oncology.
The patented collimator design provides the neurosurgeon or radiation oncologist
with almost unlimited ability for sculpting the dose to produce complex dose distributions with incomparable accuracy.
Joe Hsu, radiation oncologist
at the University of California at San Francisco said, "The idea of combining chemotherapy and intraoperative radiotherapy has been presented at various international meetings, however this is the first clinical trial that proves this concept to be not only feasible but also has survival advantage.
More than 100 radiation oncologists
from across the United States are on Capitol Hill urging Congress to grow its investment in cancer research and to protect patients' access to high quality cancer care, the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) said.
The CDH Proton Center, A ProCure Center has installed pencil beam scanning, which delivers a more precise dose of proton therapy to further minimize exposure of healthy tissue to radiation and allow radiation oncologists
to better treat more complex tumors.
Most radiation oncologists
(83%) and medical oncologists (84%) reported that they always or often discussed future fertility with their reproductive age patients.