Watch Dr. Sheh Rawat, Senior Consultant & Chief of Head & Neck Radiation Oncology, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, talking about his special interest in head & neck cancers and brain tumors. He explains the management of head and neck cancer patients in accordance to international guidelines. He also emphasizes upon how the patient receives radiation therapy and importance of follow-up after treatment is over.
What is Radiation Therapy? Radiation therapy is a common treatment for cancer that uses radiations like x-rays, gamma rays, protons or electron beams to destroy or control malignant cancer cells. The other names for it are radiotherapy, irradiation, x-ray therapy, or radiation oncology. Click here to read more.