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Tags: proton therapy

10/11/2018

More unwarranted hype over the unique benefits of proton therapy, this time in combo with thermal therapy

7/25/2017

MD Anderson gives proton therapy careful treatment in study recap

9/20/2016

No data to back up big claims in release on seated proton therapy device

3 2/4/2016

Reduced side effects for children undergoing proton therapy? Mass General PR release doesn’t make the case

6/15/2015

Dubious claim to novelty for “multi-room” proton center in Washington, D.C. — hub for medical arms race

5/27/2015

Proton therapy for esophageal cancer: very little information to support a news release’s claims of benefit