Uterine case
58yo female that presents with grade 2 endometrioid carcinoma of the uterus, resected. Pathology showed>50% myometrial invasion (stage IB), touching the isthmus without signs of invasion, negative LVSI, negative bilateral LND. What to do next: 1- observe 2- brachytherapy alone 3- EBRT to pelvic LNs alone 4- EBRT followed by brachytherapy Ty (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 9, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Kroll2013 Source Type: forums

ACRO is offering a complimentary webinar on LDR prostate brachytherapy technique"
November 14, 2017 4:30PM-5:30PM CT (5:30PM-6:30PM ET) Dr. Steven Frank, professor of radiation oncology at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, will focus on the technique of LDR brachytherapy. He will discuss changes in the technique including the increasing use of MRI for treatment planning. This webinar is the first part of a two part series on prostate brachytherapy. After the webinar, there will be a live question and answer session. To register for this free webinar,... ACRO is offering a complimentary webinar on LDR prostate brachytherapy technique" (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 16, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ACRO Source Type: forums

Skin interstitial HDR brachytherapy dose
Hello guys Lower eyelid BCC case with 1 cm thickness and 2 cm diameter. 2 plastic catheters are implanted 1 cm apart. ABS recommends 30Gy in 10 fractions (BID) in 5 days. Aspects of dosimetry and clinical practice of skin brachytherapy: The American Brachytherapy Society working group report. - PubMed - NCBI is it enough for a gross diease? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 27, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: probiotic Source Type: forums

Use of Smit Sleeve in cervix HDR brachytherapy
Hello, I am currently looking into the use of the Smit sleeve for the insertion of intrauterine applicators in HDR brachytherapy to see if they would be something that our centre would use. We have no practical experience regarding its use. I have not found much literature discussing its use but I am still continuing with my research. Does anyone have any experience and opinion regarding its use? So far, I have come up with a list of pros and cons: Pros: 1. Eliminate... Use of Smit Sleeve in cervix HDR brachytherapy (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - March 25, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: CanRadOnc Source Type: forums

HDR Brachytherapy boost after definitive CRT in esophageal cancer
Hi guys Anyone has any experience with HDR brachytherapy boost to escalate dose in definitive chemoradiotherapy for esophageal cancer? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - February 23, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: probiotic Source Type: forums

Brachytherapy Training Courses for physicians out of residency
I am currently in my last year of residency and the few practices that I am strongly considering joining are willing to send me for 1-2 week long training courses for either permanent seed prostate brachy or HDR brachytherapy after I start practicing. Does anyone specifically know what centers offer such training courses for physicians out of residency? Also, are their any training courses for modalities other than brachytherapy that anybody would recommend? Thank you (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - September 21, 2016 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: RedRad Source Type: forums

cervical cancer
hi i have a patient with stage IIb cervical cancer and has underwent subtotal hysterectomy. i have already given her external beam radiotherapy till 46 Gy. kindly advise whether she would benefit from brachytherapy with two ovoids or should i continue the treatment with EXTERNAL beam radiotherapy only till 60 Gy? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - July 12, 2016 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: meemee2016 Source Type: forums