This is surprising, as radiotherapy for treating cancer has been around for the best part of a century. And during this time, the technology has evolved beyond recognition – radiotherapy is now a cutting-edge method for treating cancer, employing high tech machines with substantial computing power. It makes use of complex network of technologies, with several highly disciplined team members involved.
But fewer people are aware of these new, advanced types of radiotherapy. If you read this blog regularly then you are starting to become aware of these methods. But what about the rest of the world? Nearly 50% of all cancer patients will have radiotherapy for there treatment. So why do people know so little about radiotherapy?
When we ask people “how much do up know about radiotherapy? the answer is not surprisingly “not much”. We are here to change that!