SIUH Offers New 5-Day Breast Cancer Therapy

September 2011
Biotech Equipment Update;Sep2011, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p3
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a five-day radiation therapy for early-stage breast cancer offered at the Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH) in New York using the SAVI breast brachytherapy applicator. According to doctor Cynara Coomer, chief of SIUH Breast Surgery, the applicator allows them to provide the highest dose of radiation to breast tissues that require it most. It says that SIUH was recognized as a Center of Excellence for its SAVI treatment.


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