Most Popular Types: Stereotactic Body Radiation, Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Brachytherapy (Internal Seed Implants), Intensity-Modulated Radiation, Brachytherapy (High Dose Rate), Brachytherapy (Low Dose Rate), Cobalt Radiation, CyberKnife Radiosurgery, Electron Beam Therapy, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Image Guided Radiation, Intraoperative Radiation, Plaque Radiation, Proton Beam Radiation, Three-Dimensional Conformal Radiation, Tomotherapy, Total Body Irradiation, Total Skin Electron Beam Therapy (TSEBT), Whole Brain Radiation (Show all)
Radiation therapy (also known as radiotherapy) utilizes energy waves or particles to help fight cancer and certain other non-cancerous diseases. Depending on the reason for use, radiation therapy may be used to cure disease, control disease progression, or for symptom relief.
|Purpose||Patients||Patients with evaluations||Perceived Effectiveness|
|DCIS (Ductal carcinoma in situ)||12||5|
|Squamous Cell Throat Cancer||9||3|
|Adenocarcinoma (Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer)||7||3|
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