IN THE NEWS: UK trial asks if proton beam therapy for breast cancer can reduce heart risks

Medical News Today

Hesham Gayar, M.D., radiation oncologist and medical director of the McLaren Proton Therapy Center in Flint, part of the Karmanos Cancer Network, comments on a new clinical trial launching in the United Kingdom. The study compares treating breast cancer with traditional radiation versus proton beam therapy. Dr. Gayar explains a similar study done here in the U.S.

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