Radiotherapy

Radiation therapy or radiotherapy, often abbreviated RT, RTx, or XRT, is a therapy using ionizing radiation, generally as part of cancer treatment to control or kill malignant cells and normally delivered by a linear accelerator. Radiation therapy may be curative in a number of types of cancer if they are localized to one area of the body. It may also be used as part of adjuvant therapy, to prevent tumor recurrence after surgery to remove a primary malignant tumor (for example, early stages of breast cancer). Radiation therapy is synergistic with chemotherapy, and has been used before, during, and after …

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PCHR: Palestinian Centre for Human Rights · 4 June 2024 English

In the Gaza Strip, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer among females followed by colon cancer, lung cancer and thyroid cancer.٣ In November ٢٠٢١, the Palestinian Ministry …

population, it has become of dire need to have radiotherapy machines, including the Gama camera device.٧ particularly female cancer patients, including lack of radiotherapy, chemotherapy, biological and hormonal therapies male cancer patients are referred for receiving radiotherapy, ٤٠٪ to receive chemotherapy, biological and


EU: European Union · 31 May 2024

before 1.1.2021. Country Diagnostic radiology Radiotherapy Minimum period of training: 4 years Minimum 395/oj 17/115 Country Diagnostic radiology Radiotherapy Minimum period of training: 4 years Minimum


ITU: International Telecommunications Union · 28 May 2024 English

How is the UN using artificial intelligence? This report — a joint effort between ITU and 46 UN agencies and bodies — lists and analyzes 408 projects across the UN …

Project 4: AI-assisted Contouring Skills in Radiotherapy • Project Description: The IAEA is conducting Interventions for AI-assisted Contouring Skills in Radiotherapy (CRP E33046). The objective of the project participants from 23 IAEA Member States from 24 radiotherapy centers are participating in the project. •


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 23 May 2024 English

Rare diseases – defined as diseases that affect no more than one person in 2 000 – currently impact between 30 and 35 million EU citizens. Limited patient volume hinders …

volume on survival rates and quality of and radiotherapy for childhood cancer, larger patient volume critical treatment components, such as local radiotherapy (Lin, Ludmir et al. 2019). Furthemore, children


Everybody's Home · 21 May 2024 English

The solution to the housing crisis is, of course, many hundreds of thousands more affordable dwellings for low- and middle-income earners (especially those who are vulnerable to homelessness and housing …

treatment continued. While Jakub was undergoing radiotherapy and chemotherapy, Launch Housing turned his


World Bank Group · 14 May 2024 English

report and the first treatment (chemotherapy, radiotherapy, or surgery) for women diagnosed with breast Subtrahend: date of first treatment (chemotherapy, radiotherapy, or surgery) Enhanced health system resilience


World Bank Group · 7 May 2024 English

PPP deals being prepared together with IFC (radiotherapy centers in Fergana, Khorezm, and Samarkand discussed with SAMA for several companies. The Radiotherapy centers PPP is at the Request for proposal stage follows: two PPP deals were prepared with IFC (radiotherapy centers in Fergana, Khorezm, and Samarkand funds from the PPF funds of the project. The Radiotherapy PPP reached the tender stage, and evaluation bids received per PPP transaction. As for the Radiotherapy PPP deal, two (2) bids were received on August


World Bank Group · 7 May 2024 English

The development objective of Additional Financing to Health System Efficiency and Resilience Project for West Bank and Gaza is to support the Palestinian Authority in improving the resilience and efficiency …

Parent Project included investments to launch radiotherapy for cancer treatment in Gaza; for scaled up on OMR are still pertinent for Gaza (such as radiotherapy), the current funding envelope necessitates


ENCR: European Network of Cancer Registries · 6 May 2024

17 5 Using the software 5.1 Running the software • Please navigate to the folder in which you installed the software; • Double click on the JRC-ENCR-QCS.bat file to launch …

specification Rt Radiotherapy F 1 9 2  Yes, neoadjuvant (pre- operative) radiotherapy 3  Yes, adjuvant adjuvant (post- operative) radiotherapy 0  No 1  Yes, without other specification 2  Yes, neoadjuvant (pre-


ENCR: European Network of Cancer Registries · 6 May 2024 English

The designations employed and the presentation of material on the maps do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the European Union concerning the legal …

values Allowed values: 0, 1, 2, 3, 9 0 -> No Radiotherapy 9 1 ->Yes, without specification 2 ->Yes, neoadjuvant neoadjuvant (pre-operative) radiotherapy 3->Yes, adjuvant (post-operative) radiotherapy Allowed values: 0, 1 of the skin of the (C69.2) breast following radiotherapy of the breast 8000/3 (*), 8000/0 (C70-C72, C75


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