dermatology
Skin cancers

Sun-related skin damage responds to field-directed radiotherapy


Field-directed radiotherapy using volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) is a promising new option for treating multiple actinic keratosis in elderly patients. Associate Professor Chris Baker, from St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, told the Australasian College of Dermatology ASM that the limited effectiveness and durability of current treatments was disappointing for many patients with severe sun damage. He ...

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