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radiation therapy

[‚rād·ē′ā·shən ′ther·ə·pē]
(medicine)
The use of ionizing radiation or radioactive substances to treat disease. Also known as actinotherapy; radiotherapy.
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2002 radiation oncology workforce study: American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.
In health care, under fee-for-service financing, hospitals, individual physicians' offices, group practices, home health agencies, nursing homes, urgent care centers, diagnostic radiology centers, therapeutic radiology centers, regional laboratories, etc.
The results were presented at the annual meeting of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.
He was formerly a professor of therapeutic radiology at Yale School of Medicine.
7, 2006, at the annual meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology in Philadelphia.
Society of Radiologic Technologists, American College of Radiology, Association of Healthcare Radiology Administrators, Radiological Society of North America, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncolgy, ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference, Society of Nuclear Medicine, Association of Collegiate Educators in Radiologic Technology and the Association of Educators in Radiological Sciences.
According to a new study presented at the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology's Annual Meeting last October, women who receive annual mammograms are more likely to have breast cancer detected in its earliest, most curable stage.
Electronically published in International Journal of Radiation OncologyoBiologyoPhysics (Red Journal), the official journal of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO), the study demonstrated product safety and effectiveness.
Water-Jel Technologies will be offering product samples of their Radiaderm[TM] Advanced Skincare System with Lactokine[TM] at this year's American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting in San Diego, October 31 - November 4, at booth #820.
11 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), and have been presented to a meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.
Katz noted at the annual meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.
Lind, a specialist in medical oncology and radiotherapy at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, reported the unexpected survey result at the annual meeting of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.

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