Date of publication:22.06.2020 | 10:00 GMT | Health
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Experiments have shown the British that he can now cure cancer of the breast, lung, bowel and prostate within a week.
And prove to the doctors that higher doses of radiation over fewer sessions, can operate perfectly well have cancer patients, what causes the disorder less in their lives.
The experiments showed repeatedly that the roads of this safe, without additional side effects, despite concerns that higher doses of radiation can cause more damage to healthy tissue.
Usually receive women with breast cancer at an early stage, 15 the dose of radiation to the tumor after surgery, which is applied over the course of 3 weeks.
But the experience of FAST-Forward, led by a team of the Institute of cancer research in London, found that giving 5 daily doses greater over one week, is safe and effective.
And the results, published by the medical journal The Lancet in April, to change standard practice in the United Kingdom, making cancer treatment more convenient for many.
Said Dr Janet Dixon, president of the Royal College of radiologists, consultant oncologist lung: “patients want the best treatment. But they also want minimum disruption in their lives. If 4 weeks is as good as 6 weeks, or one week good like 3 weeks, they prefer the option of Luxor”.
During the pandemic the virus and to research the many clinics of the Department of Health National NHS, about ways to make the treatment of cancer patients more efficient, and a lot of them on the new method.
As a result, receives an increasing number of patients the NHS with cancer in the breast, bowel, prostate, lung, sessions of radiation treatment shorter and more convenient. But the care of cancer patients was severely damaged during the period of closure.
Source: The Sun