Radiation Oncology

Radiation oncology is the medical field concerned with prescribing radiation, and is separate from radiology. Radiation oncology is the use of radiation in medical imaging and diagnosis. Radiation may be recommended by a radiation oncologist with intent to cure ("curative") or for adjuvant therapy. It may also be used as therapeutic treatment (where the therapy has survival benefit and it can be curative) or palliative treatment (where cure is not possible and the aim is for local disease control or symptomatic relief) . It is also mutual to combine radiation therapy with chemotherapy, surgery, hormone therapy,  or some mixture of the four. Radiation therapy treats most common cancer types in some way. Radiation therapy also called Radiotherapy, commonly abbreviated RTRTx, or XRT, is therapy using ionizing radiation, generally as portion of cancer treatment to control or kill malignant cells and normally delivered by a linear accelerator. 

  • Stem cell therapy
  • Medical and radiation physics
  • Nuclear imaging (pet and spect)
  • Brachytherapy (sealed source radiotherapy)
  • Intraoperative radiotherapy
  • Radiation therapy
  • Radiosensitizers and radioprotectors
  • Stereotactic body radiation therapy (sbrt)
  • Radiology: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Radiology: Computed Tomography
  • Radiology: Sonography
  • Radiology: Mammography
  • Recent Advances in Radiation Therapy

Related Conference of Radiation Oncology

March 12-14, 2018

Global Summit on Oncology & Cancer

May 24-25, 2018

22nd Global Annual Oncologists Meeting

Osaka, Japan
June 1-2, 2018

Global Meeting on Oncology and Radiology

July 02-03, 2018

World Cancer Summit 2018

Bangkok, Thailand
July 18-19, 2018

4th Annual Conference on Preventive Oncology

Atlanta, Georgia, USA
July 23-24, 2018

Experts Meet On Cancer Therapy 2018

Melbourne, Australia
August 02-03, 2018

Global Biomarker Summit

| Oslo, Norway
September 5-6, 2018

15th Asia Pacific
Oncologists Annual Meeting

Tokyo, Japan
August 09-10, 2018

28th Euro Congress on Cancer Science & Therapy

Madrid, Spain
September 03-05, 2018

4th International Congress on Epigenetics & Chromatin

London, UK (Park Inn by Radisson London Heathrow)
September 17-18, 2018

International Conference on Oncogenesis and Oncologic Emergency Medicine

San Diego, California, USA
September 17-18, 2018

28th International Conference on Cancer Research and Anticancer Therapies

San Diego, California, USA
September 20-21, 2018

3rd Cancer Diagnostics Conference & Expo

Berlin, Germany
September 27-28, 2018

3rd World Conference on Breast and Cervical Cancer

Abu Dhabi, UAE
October 03-04, 2018

2nd International Conference on Cancer Biology and Drug Delivery

Los Angeles, California, USA
October 03-04, 2018

12th World Congress on Biomarkers & Clinical Research

Los Angeles, California, USA
October 15-16, 2018

22nd World Conference onLiquid Biopsy & Biomarkers

Toronto, Canada
October 17-18, 2018

Annual Congress on Cancer and Stem Cell Research

New York, USA
October 18-19, 2018

Euro Oncology Summit

| Amsterdam, Netherlands
October 18-19, 2018

Euro Breast Cancer Summit

| Amsterdam, Netherlands
October 11-13, 2018

36th World Cancer Conference

Zurich, Switzerland
October 26-27, 2018

International Conference on Robotic Oncology

Osaka, Japan
October 29-30, 2018

International Conference on Gastrointestinal Cancer and Therapeutics

San Francisco, California, USA
October 29-30, 2018

26th Annual Congress on Cancer Science and Targeted Therapies

San Francisco, California, USA
December 07-08, 2018

27th World Oncologists Annual Conference

Chicago, Illinois, USA
November 29-30, 2018

13th World Biomarkers Congress

Dublin, Ireland

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