2011 News + Events

IORT During Breast Conserving Surgery – A Study

Intraoperative radiotherapy during breast conserving surgery: A study on 1,822 cases treated with electrons European Institute of Oncology, Via Ripamonti 435, 20141 Milan, Italy. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment (Impact Factor: 4.2). 11/2010; 124(1):141-51. DOI: 10.1007/s10549-010-1115-5 Source: PubMed ABSTRACT Intraoperative radiotherapy with electrons (ELIOT) after conservative surgery for breast carcinoma was introduced at the IEO in 1999 as a … Continued

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2006 News + Events

Longer Life Expectancy for Cancer Patients Treated with IORT

European Medical Studies: Shorter Treatment Cycles, Improved Tumor Control and Longer Life Expectancy for Cancer Patients Treated with IOERT Intraoperative Electron-Beam Radiation Therapy (IOERT) may soon shorten treatment cycles from 5-7 weeks to 2 minutes for some breast cancer patients and increase survival rates for rectal, pancreatic and sarcoma cancer patients. December 19, 2006 10:29 … Continued

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