PKU Third Hospital Radiation Oncology Department Attends Brachytherapy Workshop in Japan
On February 24, the 2nd Brachytherapy Workshop of Medical Research and Development Association of Japan was held at the National Cancer Center in Tokyo, Japan. At the meeting, brachytherapy experts from mainland China and Taiwan, Thailand and Japan exchanged ideas. JIANG Ping, associate chief physician of Radiation Oncology Department of Peking University Third Hospital made a speech on “the Present Situation and Achievements made by Peking University Third Hospital Radiation Oncology Department in Treating Cervical Carcinoma with HDR and LDR Brachytherapy” and received warm welcome.
Peking University Third Hospital Radiation Oncology Department is at the international advanced level in terms of LDR I-125 seed implant for brachytherapy of malignant tumors and enjoys a high reputation in the field of image guidance for interventional brachytherapy of tumors. With the introduction of HDR after-loading unit, based on brachytherapy, the department has innovatively introduced 3D template technology to assist image-guided HDR after-loading interstitial implant, thus becoming the most comprehensive department in China in the field of HDR and LDR interstitial radiotherapy.
Edited by:Liu Xin
Source: Peking University Third Hospital