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Chemoradiotherapy is a treatment that combines chemotherapy with radiation therapy. Also called chemoradiation.
Study: Use of white blood cell boosting drugs found to be safe during chemo-radiotherapy of lung cancer

Study: Use of white blood cell boosting drugs found to be safe during chemo-radiotherapy of lung cancer

Study evaluates treatment patterns and outcomes of elderly patients with early-stage esophageal cancer

Study evaluates treatment patterns and outcomes of elderly patients with early-stage esophageal cancer

ASTRO issues new clinical guideline for management of oropharyngeal cancer with radiation therapy

ASTRO issues new clinical guideline for management of oropharyngeal cancer with radiation therapy

Chemoradiotherapy and post-operative chemotherapy provide similar outcomes in gastric cancer patients

Chemoradiotherapy and post-operative chemotherapy provide similar outcomes in gastric cancer patients

PAN-EX supports neoadjuvant chemotherapy in high-risk rectal cancer

PAN-EX supports neoadjuvant chemotherapy in high-risk rectal cancer

Study assesses effect of chemoradiotherapy on survival of locally advanced pancreatic cancer patients

Study assesses effect of chemoradiotherapy on survival of locally advanced pancreatic cancer patients

Innovative scanning-led surveillance can help identify need for neck dissection

Innovative scanning-led surveillance can help identify need for neck dissection

Chemotherapy better than chemoradiotherapy in reducing distant pancreatic cancer recurrences

Chemotherapy better than chemoradiotherapy in reducing distant pancreatic cancer recurrences

Use of tumor-treating fields along with chemotherapy improves survival in patients with brain tumor

Use of tumor-treating fields along with chemotherapy improves survival in patients with brain tumor

Radical surgery associated with overall survival benefits among patients with advanced throat cancer

Radical surgery associated with overall survival benefits among patients with advanced throat cancer

AstraZeneca presents lung cancer research data at WCLC 2015

AstraZeneca presents lung cancer research data at WCLC 2015

ASTRO awards $675,000 to seven physician-researchers to advance radiation oncology research

ASTRO awards $675,000 to seven physician-researchers to advance radiation oncology research

CRI commits $29.3 million in new funds to accelerate development of cancer immunotherapies

CRI commits $29.3 million in new funds to accelerate development of cancer immunotherapies

Oncologists publish review of advanced clinical treatments for pancreatic cancer

Oncologists publish review of advanced clinical treatments for pancreatic cancer

Patients who receive definitive CCRT treatment for stage III NSCLC have longer overall survival

Patients who receive definitive CCRT treatment for stage III NSCLC have longer overall survival

Specific blood test could indicate neoadjuvant treatment regimens for ESCC patients

Specific blood test could indicate neoadjuvant treatment regimens for ESCC patients

RT alone effective in decreasing dysphagia in patients with advanced esophageal cancer

RT alone effective in decreasing dysphagia in patients with advanced esophageal cancer

Combined risk score enhances radiation pneumonitis prediction

Combined risk score enhances radiation pneumonitis prediction

SUVmax predicts outcome in advanced NSCLC

SUVmax predicts outcome in advanced NSCLC

RTOG 9003: Hyperfractionated RT improves overall survival in patients with head and neck cancer

RTOG 9003: Hyperfractionated RT improves overall survival in patients with head and neck cancer