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In the absence of brachytherapy, black patients had a significantly higher risk of death than did non-black patients (P = .013).
Intraluminal brachytherapy was done 1-2 weeks after completion of external beam radiotherapy.
From Jan 2014 to Jan 2017, we retrospectively collected and analysed the data regarding the clinical, radiological (CT/MRI/PET CT), operative records, post-operative histopathological records, toxicity profile and follow up details of 18 patients of extremity soft tissue sarcomas treated with peri-operative HDR Brachytherapy from our institution.
According to the company, Flexitron provides patients with the most sophisticated and safe brachytherapy procedure possible, while clinicians benefit from a simpler, more intuitive brachytherapy workflow.
The main advantage of this technique is that it helps in the direct visualisation of the tumour bed which in turn helps in the precise placement of brachytherapy catheters,' added the doctor.
Under this agreement, financial details of which were not available, both the RayStation treatment planning system and the RayCare oncology information system will be integrated with the Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG brachytherapy systems.
Conclusions: According to the findings obtained from the study, almost all thewomen that had an operation as a result of adiagnosis of gynecologic cancer and received brachytherapy experienced sexual dysfunction.
Dufan said, "We are proud to reveal that American Hospital Dubai was able to successfully perform its first Brachytherapy radiation treatment.
MRI has been used for detection of local recurrences after EBRT (13); however, MRI is often avoided in the setting of prior LDR brachytherapy due to concerns of post-treatment gland texture alterations and artifact from permanently implanted seeds.
Nonetheless, high dose rate (HDR) surface mould brachytherapy is a safe and simple alternative to surgery, in selected cases, as it successfully eradicates the tumor and also preserves hand function.