Breast research

Within this line of research, the 'Radiation Oncology Research Group' strives to reduce the side effects of radiation treatment and to improve the quality of life of breast cancer patients.

Research projects

Breast and lymph node irradiation in the prone crawl position with photons and protons


Radiotherapy for breast tumours in prone 'crawl' position


Shortening of irradiation schemes for breast irradiation


Statistical analyses of the long-term results in the treatment of breast cancer


Prolonged breath-hold to reduce heart dose


Avoidance and treatment of lymphedema in breast cancer patients

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