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RTRight
RTRoute
RTRound Trip
RTRetweet (also seen as R/T; Twitter)
RTRate
RTRetirement
RTReal-Time
RTRetreat
RTRoom Temperature
RTRingtone
RTReverse Transcription
RTRoad Trip (movie)
RTRound Table
RTRight Turn (Hyper Logo Turtle Graphics command)
RTRooster Teeth (comic series)
RTRussia Today (news channel)
RTRun Time
RTRadiation Therapy
RTRight Tackle (football)
RTReal Talk
RTResponse Time
RTRacing Team (Dodge)
RTReaction Time
RTRespiratory Therapist
RTRough Terrain
RTRetention Time (chromatography)
RTRapid Transit
RTRadio Times
RTRenal Transplant
RTRadiative Transfer (astrophysics)
RTRunning Time
RTRectal Temperature
RTRichard Thompson (musician)
RTTest Report (DoD-STD-7935)
RTReverse Transcriptase
RTRoad and Track
RTRadiotherapy
RTRuby Tuesday (restaurant)
RTResearch Team
RTRammstein (band)
RTResistance Training
RTRemote Terminal
RTRészvénytársaság (Hungarian: Public Limited Company)
RTRouting Table
RTRoute Through
RTRecovery Time
RTRouter Table (woodworking)
RTRadio Technician (US DoD)
RTRadiologic Technology
RTRadiologic Technologist
RTRail Transit
RTRelaxation Training
RTRéglementation Thermique (French: Thermal Regulation)
RTRoger That
RTRobotech (anime cartoon)
RTRelated Topic
RTRehabilitation Therapist
RTRadiographic Testing
RTRight Triangle
RTRadio Transmitter
RTReceiver-Transmitter
RTRight Trigger
RTRadiant Tube
RTRogue Trader (game)
RTRed Team
RTResource Tracker (various organizations)
RTRadiotelephone
RTRoger Taylor (Queen drummer)
RTReading Test
RTRadio Telescope
RTRefresher Training (for ACG forms)
RTRegression Test(ing)
RTRemote Tuner (various companies)
RTRisk Tolerance
RTReserve Training
RTResearch Technician
RTReverberation Time (acoustics)
RTRadio Text
RTRiver Terminal (railroad)
RTRepair Time
RTRégiment de Transmissions (French: Signals Regiment; French Army)
RTRoute Target (MPLS-VPN)
RTRegistered Traveler (various organizations)
RTRoute Tag (Rip V2)
RTRepublic of Tatarstan (autonomous republic of west-central Russia)
RTRandom Testing
RTRunning Test (operating condition testing)
RTRadio Telephony
RTRunnymede Trust (UK)
RTReality Therapy (William Glasser)
RTReceive/Transmit
RTRegistered Technologist (diagnostic radiology; American Registry of Radiologic Technologists)
RTRoyal Trust (RBC Financial Group)
RTResistance Thermometer
RTReal Text (file extension)
RTRacing Thoughts (psychiatry)
RTReference Terminology
RTReactor Technology
RTRayleigh-Taylor
RTRas Tanura (Saudi Arabia)
RTResearch Theme
RTRoentgenography
RTRainbow Table
RTReparative Therapy (psychiatric treatment aimed at 'curing' homosexuality)
RTReconnaissance Team
RTRadiation Transport
RTRISC Technology
RTReligious Terrorism
RTRecord Transfer
RTRestoration Team (BBC)
RTRehabilitation Teaching
RTReceive Timing
RTRespiratory Technician
RTReceiving Tube
RTRegional Total
RTRefactoring Tools
RTRidiculous Thoughts (Cranberries song)
RTReptilase Time
RTRefrigeration Ton
RTRailtex (railroad)
RTRelief Teacher
RTRadiation Thermometer
RTReference Trajectory
RTRemote Thread
RTReactor Trip
RTRescue Tender (emergency services)
RTRadio Tirana
RTRèglement Thermique (French: Thermal Regulation)
RTReceive Tip
RTRogerian Therapy (Carl Rogers)
RTRetention and Transition (US Army)
RTRelationship Tightrope (gaming)
RTRegulation Tie (Hockey)
RTRelocatable Target
RTRational Tangent
RTRing and Tip
RTRenewal Transfer (insurance)
RTRecord of Transaction (shipping supply chain managements)
RTRegipäts Talossán (Kingdom of Talossan; micronation)
RTRenaissance Trust
RTRight Turn After Takeoff
RTRekenaartomografie
RTRectangular Transform
RTRecertification Team
RTRejection Tag
RTUS Revenue Private Die Perfumery (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
RTRelocatable Terminal
RTRecursive Thresholding
RTRumeli Telekom AS
RTTurn Right After Takeoff
RTRipa Tiberis (Latin: Tiber Bank, epigraphy)
RTRugose Tegument (tapeworm)
RTResource Tower Corporation (gaming company)
RTRenegade Taiko (San Francisco, CA)
RTReconditioning Test
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The study randomised 2 016 women who had undergone breast-conserving surgery for early breast cancer to three radiotherapy treatment groups: standard 40 Gy whole-breast radiotherapy, a reduced regimen of 36 Gy to the whole breast, and 40 Gy to the tumour site only.
However, radiotherapy can cause adverse reactions and the optimal radiotherapeutic method and the interval between it and the ensuing surgery have been mooted.
However, research has shown that the risk of local recurrence is low in patients who have received Intrabeam and people are willing to accept an element of uncertainty in a bid to avoid further radiotherapy after surgery,
"The radiotherapy department also gained in terms of having more availability of treatment slots, which had a positive impact on waiting-times for other patients."
Based on product type the global radiotherapy market is segmented into EBRT equipment's, and IBRT equipment's.
"Importantly, it will mean Velindre will continue to treat patients in Wales who need stereotactic radiotherapy, rather than them having to travel to England.
Nick Wadd, South Tees Hospital NHS Foundation Trust's clinical director for radiotherapy and oncology, said: "SABR delivers extremely high doses of radiation with very high precision and side effects are minimal.
The group analyzed outcomes for 8,135 women enrolled in 22 studies, randomized to receive radiotherapy to the chest wall and regional lymph nodes after mastectomy and axillary surgery, or to receive the same surgery with no radiotherapy.
Dr Spyros Manolopoulos, strategy lead for radiotherapy physics, said: "The team is very proud to bring these state-of-the-art machines that will allow for more cutting-edge treatments to be provided to our patients and enable the introduction of new advanced treatments currently not offered by our centre." Linda Farthing, radiation therapy manager, added: "This is a fantastic treatment which makes a real difference to our patients.
Eligible patients who were inoperable and were not fit for concurrent chemotherapy were treated with radiotherapy alone at the start of therapy.
The patients enrolled in the study all had operable unilateral, histologically confirmed invasive breast cancer or ductal carcinoma in situ requiring radiotherapy after breast-conservation surgery.
Receiving radiotherapy is a scary experience for anybody but it is especially frightening for children.