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ASTRO issues first clinical guideline on radiation therapy for cervical cancer

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

Recommendations address external beam radiation, chemoradiation and brachytherapy for postoperative and definitive management of nonmetastatic disease A new clinical guideline from the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) provides recommendations for radiation therapy to treat patients with nonmetastatic cervical cancer. The guideline—ASTRO’s first for cervical cancer—outlines indications and best practices for external beam radiation therapy and brachytherapy in the postoperative …