New optimised precision radiotherapy can reduce swallowing difficulties for head and neck cancer patients

Image: Radiotherapy IMRT. Credit: Jan Chlebik, The ICR

A new optimised intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) pioneered at The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Institute of Cancer Research, has been shown to spare head and neck cancer patients’ adverse life-long side effects post treatment.

Read the full article from The Institute of Cancer Research here.

https://www.icr.ac.uk/news-archive/asco-2020-new-optimised-precision-radiotherapy-can-reduce-swallowing-difficulties-for-head-and-neck-cancer-patients

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