Topic: Thermoradiotherapy


July 7, 2005

NEW HOPE CANCER CENTER FIRST IN TAMPA TO OFFER ADVANCED HEAT THERAPY TREATMENT

Hyperthermia, an Emerging Therapy that Heats Malignant Cells, Can Improve Local Tumor Control by Making Radiation More Effective

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April 27, 2005

Hyperthermia in Cancer Treatment

New Hope Cancer Centers has joined a growing number of leading cancer treatment centers to include hyperthermia therapy as an important component of their treatments for cancer. Clinical trials have shown a significant boost in both tumor control and long-term survival when hyperthermia therapy is combined with radiation therapy.

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April 11, 2005

Thermoradiotherapy of the chest wall in locally advanced or recurrent breast cancer with marginal resection

The results concerning local tumour control and overall survival in these high-risk patients are promising, especially for thermoradiotherapy for the treatment of local recurrences. A longer follow-up is needed to estimate late toxicity.

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