December 2014

Modeling and dosimetric performance evaluation of the RayStation treatment planning system

The accuracy of the dose calculation in the treatment planning procedure is strongly influenced by the treatment planning system. The RayStation planning system utilized at ARO has some advanced features to tackle these challenging and complex demands.

Lung Cancer and Radiation Therapy - Updates in Cancer Care Symposium Presentation

Dr Lao presented at the Updates in Cancer Care Symposium on 15th November, held on the Mercy Hospital site.
This presentation covered the use of Stereotactic Ablative Radiation Therapy in the treatment of Lung Cancer.

Prolonged TV watching may lower colorectal cancer survival chances

Minimizing television viewing, to less than two hours per day, and increasing exercise, to four-plus hours per week, were associated with lower mortality risk among colorectal cancer survivors

Even With a Little Weight Gain, Quitting Smoking Is Still A Healthier Choice

A new study finds that even if you do add a few kilos once you quit smoking, your post-cigarette health is still much better than if you'd kept on smoking.
Category News