Biodegradable Balloon Articles


  • Current role of spacers for prostate cancer radiotherapy.

    Radiotherapy is an established curative treatment method for prostate cancer. Optimal tumor control rates can only be achieved with high local doses, associated with a considerable risk of rectal toxicity.

    Published December 21, 2015
  • Implanted spacer approaches for pelvic radiation therapy.

    Recent clinical advances in radiation therapy have aimed to improve the therapeutic ratio through shortening the treatment duration through increasing the biologically effective dose (either through dose escalation or hypofractionation).

    Published June 9, 2016