Category: proton beam therapy – IMRT


Oregon: Just saying “No” to expensive proton beam therapy (for now, at least)

6 11/5/2012

Proton Beam Therapy: evaluating claims in ASTRO papers of “excellent” quality of life data

12 11/2/2012

Pumping up proton beam therapy in the WSJ’s “Parable of Health-care Rationing”


US health care: “haven for many, but sick Americans often jilted” – proton beam therapy a case in point


In the BMJ: “Is spending on proton beam therapy for cancer going too far, too fast?”

4 4/17/2012

JAMA paper on IMRT vs. proton beam for localized prostate cancer


Canada has 1 surgical robot for every 97 in the U.S.


Bloomberg story: “Proton beam therapy like the death star of American medical technology”


Proton beam therapy: if you build it, they will come

4 2/1/2012

Under-reported prostate cancer news: study questions proton beam therapy; NJ clash between evidence & politics