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Radiation therapy (in North America), or radiotherapy (in the UK and Australia) also called radiation oncology, and sometimes abbreviated to XRT, is the medical use of ionizing radiation as part of cancer treatment to control malignant cells (not to be confused with radiology, the use of radiation in medical imaging and diagnosis).
Understanding the impact of bladder cancer on daily life before and after diagnosis

Understanding the impact of bladder cancer on daily life before and after diagnosis

New study supports targeted screening program for prostate cancer

New study supports targeted screening program for prostate cancer

Researchers explore the impact of dance therapy in patients with breast cancer

Researchers explore the impact of dance therapy in patients with breast cancer

Prostate cancer treatment guidelines need to be updated, research suggests

Prostate cancer treatment guidelines need to be updated, research suggests

COVID-19 vaccination may offer less effective and shorter-lasting protection for some cancer patients

COVID-19 vaccination may offer less effective and shorter-lasting protection for some cancer patients

Study identifies some breast cancer patients who can avoid radiotherapy

Study identifies some breast cancer patients who can avoid radiotherapy

Black patients with early-onset colorectal cancer receive worse, less timely care than white counterparts

Black patients with early-onset colorectal cancer receive worse, less timely care than white counterparts

Study: Cardiovascular mortality risk differs among cancer survivors by race/ethnicity and cancer types

Study: Cardiovascular mortality risk differs among cancer survivors by race/ethnicity and cancer types

Combined treatment approach proves to be beneficial for prostate cancer patients

Combined treatment approach proves to be beneficial for prostate cancer patients

NYU Abu Dhabi research could pave the way for more effective cancer treatments

NYU Abu Dhabi research could pave the way for more effective cancer treatments

COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness wanes more quickly in cancer patients, study finds

COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness wanes more quickly in cancer patients, study finds

Exosomes derived from γδ-T cells synergized with radiotherapy can control nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Exosomes derived from γδ-T cells synergized with radiotherapy can control nasopharyngeal carcinoma

New guideline provides guidance on the use of radiation therapy to treat patients with brain metastases

New guideline provides guidance on the use of radiation therapy to treat patients with brain metastases

Cancer mortality in sub-Saharan Africa could reach 1 million by 2030 without rapid interventions

Cancer mortality in sub-Saharan Africa could reach 1 million by 2030 without rapid interventions

Novel magnetic therapy complements chemotherapy to enhance breast cancer treatment outcomes

Novel magnetic therapy complements chemotherapy to enhance breast cancer treatment outcomes

Funding innovative technologies to revolutionize cancer research

Funding innovative technologies to revolutionize cancer research

Highly Effective Single-Dose HPV Vaccination for the Eradication of Cervical Cancer

Highly Effective Single-Dose HPV Vaccination for the Eradication of Cervical Cancer

CAR T-Cell Therapy: The Future of Cancer and HIV Treatment?

CAR T-Cell Therapy: The Future of Cancer and HIV Treatment?

Lifelong excess weight almost doubles the risk of developing womb cancer, shows study

Lifelong excess weight almost doubles the risk of developing womb cancer, shows study

New therapeutic option for HPV-positive head and neck carcinoma discovered

New therapeutic option for HPV-positive head and neck carcinoma discovered