The 12th U.S. Proton Therapy Center is Now Open - S. Lee Kling Proton Therapy Center at the Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis, Missouri (treating pediatric cases.)
Please join us at the National Proton Therapy Conference in Washington, D.C. from March 31, 2014 to April 3, 2014. We will have a panel of experts discussing the latest in pediatric proton on April 1st.
Click here for more details: www.npc2014.com
Pediatric Brain Tumor Treatment Plan Comparing Proton and IMRT
Medulloblastoma Brain Tumor Treatment Plan Comparing Proton (left) to IMRT (right)
Note the additional radiation beyond the tumor site that is administered on the right.
"No advantage to any patient for any irradiation of any normal tissue exists." - Herman Suit
Treatment plan courtesy of MD Anderson
Jacob - Proton Recipient
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