Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy Replaces 3-Dimensional Conformal Radiotherapy as Prostate Cancer Treatment

The Journal of Urology, 03/19/2012

Intensity modulated radiotherapy has replaced 3–dimensional conformal radiotherapy as the primary form of external radiation for prostate cancer. The choice of intensity modulated radiotherapy over 3–dimensional conformal radiotherapy is not related to common clinical factors such as age, comorbidities or tumor aggressiveness.

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