Radiotherapy Equipment


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Radiotherapy Equipment
101010310303001030200 Radiotherapy EquipmentCancer is one of the leading causes of death in the world. It is presently managed using one of or a combination of three methods of treatment: surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy. More than half of all cancer patients receive radiation therapy either as a primary or adjunctive treatment. The number of radiotherapy patients is likely to increase substantially because the percentage of elderly in the population is increasing, which means that the incidence of cancer will also increase. Radiotherapy with a good success rate and lower total cost of treatment, is considered as a preferred method in cancer managemen…
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Dr R.S. Khandpur: HANDBOOK OF BIOMEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION, THIRD EDITION. Radiotherapy Equipment, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export