Present and future radiopharamceuticals for therapy
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentation
- By: BALTER, Henia Sofia (Nuclear Research Center, Radiopharmacy, Montevideo, Uruguay)
Targeted therapy with radiopharmaceuticals is an essential mode of treatment of many cancer patients either alone or in conjunction with other modalities like surgery and chemotherapy. It has several advantages over external beam therapy including the possibility of delivering doses more selectively to the tumour and treating widespread multiple.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.