Stereotactic radiation therapy is a specialized therapeutic method used to target the tumor cells. This is an extra beam radiation therapy which helps to deliver the radiation doses with extreme accuracy. This method can specifically detect and kill small tumor cells. The treatment has several advantages such as usage of narrow beams, well defined targeting and precision etc. This is used in treatment of gliomas brain metastases, meningiomas, acoustic neuromas, arteriovenous malformations.
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.
Last date updated on September, 2014