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Women's Health Night

New Jersey CyberKnife and Community Medical Center invite you to join them for Women’s Health Night on Tuesday, November 28th.  This free community event will feature presentations on women’s health and preventative care, screening recommendations, and much more.  Join us and bring a woman you care about in your life to this informative event!  

Targeted Radiotherapy Limits Side Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment

According to study results published in The Lancet, a weekly peer-reviewed general medical journal, breast cancer patients who have radiotherapy targeted at the original tumor site experience fewer side effects five years after treatment than those who have whole breast radiotherapy, and their cancer is just as unlikely to return. The researchers at 30 radiotherapy

New Data Supports Use of SBRT in Elderly Patients with Early-Stage Lung Cancer

New data from a recent study titled “Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy in Octo- and Nonagenarians for the Treatment of Early-Stage Lung Cancer” demonstrated that stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) is a safe treatment option for early-stage lung cancer patients aged 80 or older. The study, which was published in The Red Journal, the official journal

ASTRO Issues Guidelines for Using High-dose Focused Radiation in Early-stage Lung Cancer

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), the premier radiation oncology society in the world for health care professionals who specialize in treating patients with radiation therapies, has released new guidelines for treating inoperable lung cancer patients with stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT). The report, “Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Early Stage Non-Small Cell Lung

New Jersey CyberKnife Accepting Patients for Partial Breast Irradiation Study

According to the American Cancer Society, about 1 in 8 women in the U.S. will develop breast cancer during their lifetime. Survival rates from breast cancer have been increasing since about 1989, with larger increases in women younger than 50.  These increases are believed to be the result of earlier detection through screening and increased