MRI guidance increases brachytherapy dosing accuracy

Guttman, Cheryl
June 2000
Urology Times;Jun2000, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p14
Discusses the report from Harvard University in Boston and presented at the American Urological Association's (AUA) annual meeting, about the use of real-time magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in I-125 brachytherapy to improve dose localization relative to ultrasonic-guided seed placement and reduce morbidity among men with early stage prostate cancer. Overall erectile dysfunction rate of men treated using the MRI.


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