Add a Comment By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor | Thursday, April 3, 2014 Memorial Sloan Kettering Radiation Safety Officer Jean St. Germain answers common questions about the safety of adults undergoing radiation treatment for cancer.
Add a Comment By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor | Monday, March 17, 2014 A single-day, high-dose radiation treatment called stereotactic radiosurgery has become an increasingly common and effective approach for patients with metastatic brain tumors . read more
16 comments By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Monday, February 24, 2014 CyberKnife is a brand name for one of several available devices that deliver intense doses of radiation with very high accuracy.
Add a Comment By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Thursday, December 12, 2013 Laboratory studies have revealed an explanation for why androgen-deprivation therapy makes radiation therapy more effective in the treatment of high-risk prostate cancer . read more
Add a Comment By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Wednesday, November 20, 2013 Memorial Sloan-Kettering is exploring a precise form of high-dose radiation therapy for pancreatic cancer that could shorten treatment time and potentially be more effective. read more