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RT Options Evolving in Oligometastatic Lung Cancer Landscape and Beyond

Gina Columbus @ginacolumbusonc
Published: Monday, Aug 14, 2017

Billy W. Loo Jr, MD, PhD

Billy W. Loo Jr, MD, PhD
On its own, stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR) has been established in the field as a go-to radiation option for patients with lung cancer, especially in those with oligometastatic disease, explains Billy W. Loo Jr, MD, PhD.

on Advanced Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer.

OncLive: Please provide an overview of your presentation.

Loo: I talked about one particular development in RT, which is ablative radiotherapy—SABR—and some of the indications, how it developed first for treatment of early-stage lung cancer for patients primarily who were not candidates for surgery, and how additional emerging indications have come out. These include RT for certain patients with metastatic disease.
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