SpaceOAR Protects Surrounding Prostate Tissues from Radiation Therapy, Phase 2 Trial Shows

SpaceOAR Protects Surrounding Prostate Tissues from Radiation Therapy, Phase 2 Trial Shows
Augmenix's SpaceOAR System can effectively protect the rectum of prostate cancer patients undergoing high dose stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), a new prospective Phase 2 trial shows. The findings were recently reported at the 59th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology in San Diego, in a presentation titled, “Multi-Institutional Phase 2 Trial of High-Dose Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy with Temporary Hydrogel Spacer for Low- and Intermediate-Risk Prostate Cancer.” “We are excited by the
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2 comments

  1. Lawrence Glickman says:

    I wonder if it can be used to protect the nerves that regulate potency and urinary function?? Also what about for use with CyberKnife?

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