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ASTRO 2015

18 - 21 Oct 2015
TBC, San Antonio, United States of America
Reduced fractionation radiotherapy feasible for localised prostate cancer
Prof Howard Sandler - Cedars-Sinaim Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
Reduced fractionation radiotherapy feasible for localised prostate cancer ( Prof Howard Sandler - Cedars-Sinaim Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA )
27 Oct 2015
ASTRO 2015 highlights: UK perspective
Dr Ajay Aggarwal – London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
ASTRO 2015 highlights: UK perspective ( Dr Ajay Aggarwal – London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK )
27 Oct 2015
Challenge of cancer in middle-income countries with an ageing population
Dr Ajay Aggarwal – London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Challenge of cancer in middle-income countries with an ageing population ( Dr Ajay Aggarwal – London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK )
27 Oct 2015
Geonomic testing may help predict metastatic risk after prostatectomy and salvag...
Dr Robert Den - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA
Geonomic testing may help predict metastatic risk after prostatectomy and salvage radiotherapy ( Dr Robert Den - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Conventional vs hypofractionated IMRT for localised prostate cancer
Dr Talha Shaikh - Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA
Conventional vs hypofractionated IMRT for localised prostate cancer ( Dr Talha Shaikh - Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Deintensified chemoradiation for HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer
Dr Bhishamjit Chera - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, ...
Deintensified chemoradiation for HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer ( Dr Bhishamjit Chera - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Nurse-led head and neck cancer clinic helps reduce post-treatment symptoms, emer...
Bridgett Harr - Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA
Nurse-led head and neck cancer clinic helps reduce post-treatment symptoms, emergency visits and hospitalisations ( Bridgett Harr - Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Accelerated partial breast irradiation valid alternative to whole breast irradia...
Prof Vratislav Strnad - University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
Accelerated partial breast irradiation valid alternative to whole breast irradiation in early breast cancer ( Prof Vratislav Strnad - University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany )
27 Oct 2015
Image-guided IMRT reduces bowel effects in cervical cancer patients
Dr Supriya Chopra - Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, India
Image-guided IMRT reduces bowel effects in cervical cancer patients ( Dr Supriya Chopra - Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, India )
27 Oct 2015
Does photon radiation therapy reduce ear toxicity in children with medulloblasto...
Dr Arnold Paulino - MD Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston, USA
Does photon radiation therapy reduce ear toxicity in children with medulloblastoma? ( Dr Arnold Paulino - MD Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Patient-reported feedback improves outcomes of palliative radiation therapy and ...
Prof Paul Read – University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, USA
Patient-reported feedback improves outcomes of palliative radiation therapy and care ( Prof Paul Read – University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Radiological management of intermediate-risk meningioma
Dr Leland Rogers - Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
Radiological management of intermediate-risk meningioma ( Dr Leland Rogers - Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Managing late and ongoing effects of treatment in prostate cancer survivors
Dr Bridget Koontz - Duke University Medical Center, Durham, USA
Managing late and ongoing effects of treatment in prostate cancer survivors ( Dr Bridget Koontz - Duke University Medical Center, Durham, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Dexamethasone can reduce radiation-induced pain flares
Dr Alysa Fairchild - University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Dexamethasone can reduce radiation-induced pain flares ( Dr Alysa Fairchild -  University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada )
27 Oct 2015
Combining immunotherapy with stereotactic body radiotherapy
Dr James Welsh - MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
Combining immunotherapy with stereotactic body radiotherapy ( Dr James Welsh - MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Longer duration of ADT after radiotherapy improves disease-free survival in pros...
Dr Colleen Lawton - Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
Longer duration of ADT after radiotherapy improves disease-free survival in prostate cancer ( Dr Colleen Lawton - Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Mobile app designed to help manage radiation therapy toxicities
Dr Malolan Rajagopalan - Mount Carmel Health System, Columbus, USA
Mobile app designed to help manage radiation therapy toxicities ( Dr Malolan Rajagopalan - Mount Carmel Health System, Columbus, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Favourable results seen with radiotherapy for rare paediatric brain and spinal c...
Dr Thomas Merchant - St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, USA
Favourable results seen with radiotherapy for rare paediatric brain and spinal cord tumour ( Dr Thomas Merchant - St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Systemic immunotherapy and radiotherapy combination shows promise in advanced sk...
Dr Susan Hiniker - Stanford University, Stanford, USA
Systemic immunotherapy and radiotherapy combination shows promise in advanced skin cancer ( Dr Susan Hiniker - Stanford University, Stanford, USA )
27 Oct 2015
Improving the consistency of radiation oncology processes
Dr John Suh - Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA
Improving the consistency of radiation oncology processes ( Dr John Suh - Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA )
26 Oct 2015
Is 3D-conformational or intensity-modulated radiation therapy better for NSCLC?
Dr Stephen Chun - MD Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston, USA
Is 3D-conformational or intensity-modulated radiation therapy better for NSCLC? ( Dr Stephen Chun - MD Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston, USA )
26 Oct 2015
First ASTRO glioblastoma guidelines under review
Dr Stephen Lutz - Eastern Woods Radiation, Findlay, USA
First ASTRO glioblastoma guidelines under review ( Dr Stephen Lutz - Eastern Woods Radiation, Findlay, USA )
26 Oct 2015
Individualised stereotactic body radiotherapy of liver metastases
Dr Theodore Hong - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
Individualised stereotactic body radiotherapy of liver metastases ( Dr Theodore Hong - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA )
26 Oct 2015
Care of patients receiving chemoradiation
Dr Theodore Hong - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
Care of patients receiving chemoradiation ( Dr Theodore Hong - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA )
26 Oct 2015
ASTRO 2015: Technology meets patient care
Dr Brian Kavanagh - University of Colorado Cancer Centre, Aurora, USA
ASTRO 2015: Technology meets patient care ( Dr Brian Kavanagh - University of Colorado Cancer Centre, Aurora, USA )
26 Oct 2015
Novel approaches to treating oligometastases
Dr Morten Høyer - Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
Novel approaches to treating oligometastases ( Dr Morten Høyer - Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark )
26 Oct 2015
Economics of radiation therapy
Ron DiGiaimo – Revenue Cycle Inc, Austin, USA
Economics of radiation therapy ( Ron DiGiaimo – Revenue Cycle Inc, Austin, USA )
26 Oct 2015
Can early stage NSCLC be treated with stereotactic radiation therapy?
Dr David Palma – London Health Sciences Centre, London, Canada
Can early stage NSCLC be treated with stereotactic radiation therapy? ( Dr David Palma – London Health Sciences Centre, London, Canada )
23 Oct 2015
Stereotactic radiation therapy for oligmetastases
Dr David Palma – London Health Sciences Centre, London, Canada
Stereotactic radiation therapy for oligmetastases ( Dr David Palma – London Health Sciences Centre, London, Canada )
23 Oct 2015
Can SBRT be of use for early, operable non-small cell lung cancer?
Dr Joe Chang – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
Can SBRT be of use for early, operable non-small cell lung cancer? ( Dr Joe Chang – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA )
23 Oct 2015
Investigating genetic vulnerabilities to radiation therapy
Dr Mohamed Abazeed – Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA
Investigating genetic vulnerabilities to radiation therapy ( Dr Mohamed Abazeed – Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA )
23 Oct 2015
Raising the bar on radiation oncology excellence
Dr Bruce Haffty - Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, USA
Raising the bar on radiation oncology excellence ( Dr Bruce Haffty - Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, USA )
23 Oct 2015