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Researchers develop new approach to radiation for prostate cancer

MANHASSET, NY — Louis Potters, MDdeputy physician-in-chief and chairman of radiation medicine at the Northwell Health Cancer Institute, and professor at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, has demonstrated the safety and improved efficacy of increased dosage of radiation when treating prostate cancer, according to a new study published in the February issue of The International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics. Dr. Potters and his co-researchers aimed to solve the unanswered question of what is the optimal radiation dose that should be given to low and intermediate-risk patients.

Read the full article here: https://bit.ly/2IVrzu0

source: David Robbins - Northwell Health