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article thumbnailGenesis CancerCare Queensland's Tugun facility has become the first radiation oncology centre in the state to administer radiation therapy using an advanced TrueBeam linear accelerator. After an extensive period of installation and commissioning Tugun's new TrueBeam linear accelerator finally...
article thumbnailWith her expertise in medical physics and involvement in cutting edge research, it's no surprise that Genesis CancerCare Queensland's Professor Tanya Kairn has been honoured with the prestigious Boyce Worthly accolade. The Boyce Worthley Young Achiever Award is presented annually to a young...
article thumbnailGenesis CancerCare Queensland would like to inform you that Professor David Christie and Dr Selena Young attend a weekly oncology clinic, held every Monday afternoon at Pindara Specialist Suites. This service provides referred patients rapid access to advanced and affordable radiation treatment...
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    What is Radiotherapy?

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    Radiotherapy is a localised form of treatment. Most side effects are directly related to the area being irradiated. The severity and duration of these effects are not only dependant on dose, but also the patient's general health. Read more