Protons vs. Photons: A Battlefield Update

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Many controversies are raging currently in the world of prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment, ranging from PSA screening to robotic vs. laparoscopic surgery.  But certainly the battle with the highest economic stakes is the long-running war between traditional photon-based (X-ray) Electron Beam Therapy (EBT) and Proton Beam Therapy (PBT) for treating prostate tumors. Both methods […]