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Radiotherapy for prostate cancer: is it 'what you do' or 'the way that you do it'? A UK perspective on technique and quality assurance.

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The treatment of prostate cancer has evolved markedly over the last 40 years, including radiotherapy, notably with escalated dose and targeting. However, the optimal treatment for localised disease has not been established in comparative randomised trials. The aim of this article is to describe the history of prostate radiotherapy trials, including their quality assurance processes, and to compare these with the ProtecT trial.

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Publisher copy:
10.1016/j.clon.2016.05.011

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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Oncology Journal website
Volume:
28
Issue:
9
Pages:
e92-e100
Publication date:
2016-07-12
Acceptance date:
2016-05-16
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EISSN:
1433-2981
ISSN:
0936-6555
Pmid:
27425582
Source identifiers:
635547

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