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Radiation therapy for prostate cancer

... with lower side effects. Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT).
IMRT is an advanced form of 3D therapy. It uses a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-treating-radiation-therapy

Study Supports Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for ...

... of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have found that the most widely used radiation
treatment – intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) – is better ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/study-supports-intensity-modulated-radiation-therapy-for-prostate-cancer

Radiation therapy for pituitary tumors | American Cancer ...

... nerves. Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT). IMRT is an
advanced form of three-dimensional radiation therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pituitarytumors/detailedguide/pituitary-tumors-treating-radiaton-therapy

Radiation therapy for Ewing tumors

... Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT): IMRT is an advanced form of
3D therapy that may be especially useful for tumors near the spine. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/ewingfamilyoftumors/detailedguide/ewing-family-of-tumors-treating-radiation-therapy

External beam radiation

... therapy. Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT). ... tumor. A variation
of IMRT is called volumetric modulated arc therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/radiationtherapyprinciples/radiation-therapy-principles-how-is-radiation-given-external-beam-rad

Radiation therapy for Wilms tumor

... Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT): IMRT is an advanced form of
3D therapy. ... Many major hospitals and cancer centers now use IMRT. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/wilmstumor/detailedguide/wilms-tumor-treating-radiation-therapy

The Costs of Prostate Cancer Treatment: Up, Up and Away

... IMRT-an advanced and more expensive form of radiation therapy--was used
by 28.7% of the men treated with radiation in 2002, and 81.7% in 2005 ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2011/03/18/the-costs-of-prostate-cancer-treatment-up-up-and-away.aspx

Radiation therapy for small cell lung cancer

... Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT): IMRT is an advanced form of
3D therapy. ... Many major hospitals and cancer centers now use IMRT. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-smallcell/detailedguide/small-cell-lung-cancer-treating-radiation-therapy

What's new in osteosarcoma research and treatment? ...

... the tumor itself. Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) is an example
of an advanced form of therapy. In this technique ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/osteosarcoma/detailedguide/osteosarcoma-new-research