Radiation therapy facilities in the United States Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Neoplasms
  • Particle Accelerators
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiotherapy, High-Energy

abstract

  • Determining the location of the 2,246 radiation facilities in the United States is a first step in providing important information to radiation oncologists and policymakers concerned with access to radiation therapy services, the distribution of health care resources, and the quality of cancer care.

publication date

  • November 15, 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2006.06.035

PubMed ID

  • 17145535

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1204

end page

  • 11

volume

  • 66

number

  • 4