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Journal of Radiation Oncology

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12.08.2019 | Original Research

Patterns of utilization and comparative efficacy of altered fractionation and concurrent chemoradiation for treatment for T2N0M0 glottic carcinoma

T2N0M0 squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the glottis should be managed with larynx-preservation [ 1 ]. Altered radiotherapy fractionation or adding concurrent chemoradiation are used in an attempt to improve its cure rate (70 to 80%) [ 2 , 3 ].

10.08.2019 | Original Research

Assessment of the alpha/beta ratio of the optic pathway to adjust hypofractionated stereotactic radiosurgery regimens for perioptic lesions

Historically, radiosurgical targets have been treated with the total radiation dose given in one fraction under stereotactic conditions defined as stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) [ 1 ]. Recently, treatment schedules consisting of more than one …

10.07.2019 | Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor concerning “Re-irradiation in gynaecological cancers, present experiences and future hopes”

09.07.2019 | Original Research

Challenges in the re-irradiation of locally advanced head and neck cancers: outcomes and toxicities

Radiation therapy plays a major role in treatment of head and neck cancer (HNC) both as definitive treatment and as adjuvant therapy after surgery [ 1 ]. Despite these treatment modalities, recurrent HNC remains a major obstacle to long-term …

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International in reach and interdisciplinary in content, the Journal of Radiation Oncology publishes original research, clinical investigations, review articles, editorials and other articles on radiation oncology. The journal offers a forum for collaboration and exchange of knowledge on management of cancer using radiation therapy.

The Journal of Radiation Oncology is the official journal of the American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO).

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The Journal presents clinical research into radiotherapy including external beam irradiation, brachytherapy, particle radiation therapy, intraoperative radiation therapy and stereotactic radiosurgery/radiotherapy, and experimental work in radiobiology, tumor biology, radiation physics, dosimetry and radiation treatment planning. Coverage extends to palliative treatment, quality-of-life issues, chemotherapy and surgery.

The Journal benefits radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, dosimetrists, radiation physicists, radiation biologists, radiation therapists, oncology nurses, palliative care specialists and radiologists and others.

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