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AbstractRecently published evidence has shown an improvement in locoregional control and a survival advantage in the treatment of squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck (SCCHN) using cetuximab, a monoclonal antibody that inhibits the tumour-promoting mechanism of the epidermal growth...
AbstractThe reduction in dose received by normal tissue is essential in radiotherapy to reduce the chance of late side-effects. This is especially true in paediatric radiotherapy as any late-effects can seriously impair the future quality of life experienced by the treated child.Particle therapy...
AbstractAims: Monitoring and reviewing patients during adjuvant radiotherapy for breast cancer is an integral component of care and was until recently a predominantly medical domain. Patients were often reviewed in busy routine breast clinics, for short consultations with a variety of medical...
AbstractIntroduction: In squamous-cell carcinoma (SCC) of the head and neck, unplanned gaps risk prolongation of the overall treatment time (OTT) and reduction in tumour control. This audit determines whether further acceleration can safely be employed to compensate for missed treatments during...
AbstractPurpose: The purpose of this review was to explore the literature on the use of hyperthermia (HT) in advanced breast cancer.Methods: A literature search was conducted to obtain information from recent trials of HT and/or chemotherapy (CH) and radiotherapy (RT) for patients with locally...
AbstractPurpose: The purpose of this case study is to discuss factors that have an influence on the process of role development in radiotherapy breast planning.Key themes: This article describes the process of development as experienced by the author and discusses factors that hindered the...
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