Department Of Radiation Oncology

Radiotherapy plays a crucial role in the curative and palliative treatment of cancer. Our institute ’s radiotherapy department is technologically developed one which is holding out the promise that real improvements can occur both in the process of treatment and also in the proportion of patients achieving complete control of their disease. The concept of radiation is difficult to understand by most
of the people. The images of Hiroshima and Chernobyl inevitably link exposure to radiation with an invisible and mysterious sense of danger. Many patients /even doctors hold fundamental misconceptions about radiation despite the knowledge that the treatment is given in safe environment by experienced and specialized professionals, specifically to cure or control of symptoms.

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