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.
Peer review refers to the work done during the screening of submitted manuscripts and funding applications. This process encourages authors to meet the accepted standards of their discipline and reduces the dissemination of irrelevant findings, unwarranted claims, unacceptable interpretations, and personal views. Publications that have not undergone peer review are likely to be regarded with suspicion by academic scholars and professionals.
Last date updated on September, 2014