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What does XRT stand for?

XRT stands for X-Ray Therapy (radiation)

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Contract award: X-ray therapy devices Supply, installation and commissioning of a linear particle accelerator to use both medical and research.
Given intravenously to a patient, texaphyrin boosts the effectiveness of X-ray therapy and makes small clusters of cancer cells easier to see on magnetic resonance images.
In X-ray therapy for breast cancer, the affected tissue can be irradiated from three different directions, and to avoid overdosing or underdosing the patient, the doctor has to be sure that there are no gaps or overlaps of the X-ray beams.
With a small percent of the population aware of proton therapy treatment as an alternative to X-ray therapy, we felt it was critical to educate the audience on the benefits of proton therapy, along with detailing ProCure's high-quality service and facilities," said Nadine Leonard, SVP, Strategy & Client Service of Heartbeat Ideas.
Nurit Kalderon, now at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, developed the idea of X-ray therapy for spinal cord injuries while at Rockefeller University, also in New York.