Radiation Oncology

Radiation oncology is the medical field concerned with prescribing radiation, and is separate from radiology. Radiation oncology is the use of radiation in medical imaging and diagnosis. Radiation may be recommended by a radiation oncologist with intent to cure ("curative") or for adjuvant therapy. It may also be used as therapeutic treatment (where the therapy has survival benefit and it can be curative) or palliative treatment (where cure is not possible and the aim is for local disease control or symptomatic relief) . It is also mutual to combine radiation therapy with chemotherapy, surgery, hormone therapy,  or some mixture of the four. Radiation therapy treats most common cancer types in some way. Radiation therapy also called Radiotherapy, commonly abbreviated RTRTx, or XRT, is therapy using ionizing radiation, generally as portion of cancer treatment to control or kill malignant cells and normally delivered by a linear accelerator. 

  • Stem cell therapy
  • Medical and radiation physics
  • Brachytherapy (sealed source radiotherapy)
  • Radiosensitizers and radioprotectors
  • Stereotactic body radiation therapy (sbrt)
  • Radiology: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Radiology: Computed Tomography
  • Radiology: Sonography
  • Radiology: Mammography
  • Recent Advances in Radiation Therapy

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