IMRT After RP Not More Effective than Cheaper Radiotherapies


Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) has become the most commonly used form of radiation treatment for prostate cancer.

However, a new study by researchers at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill has found that IMRT may not be more effective than older and less expensive forms of radiation therapy in patients who have had a radical prostatectomy.

John Schieszer has the story in today's Medical Minute.

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