Patient Prepared for Radiation Therapy

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Title: Patient Prepared for Radiation Therapy
Description: A Caucasian female radiation therapist prepares a patient (lying on back) for radiation treatment using the "TomoTherapy" machine. Tomotherapy is often used for patients with limited metastatic cancer. It delivers high-dose radiation yet reduces radiation exposure to healthy surrounding tissue.
Topics/Categories: People -- Adult
People -- Health Professional and Patient
Treatment -- Radiation Therapy
Type: Color, Photo (JPEG format)
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Rhoda Baer (Photographer)
Date Created: 2010
Date Added: May 26, 2010
Reuse Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and can be freely reused. Please credit the source and, where possible, the creator listed above.