Erasmus MC reveals promising early clinical results on HYPERcollar3D
Rotterdam, 15 september 2015 - At ESHO 2015 in Zurich, Netteke van Holthe shared early experience with the HYPERcollar3D applicator as radiosensitizer for tumors in the head and neck region.
Van Holthe MD is a physician and medical coordinator of hyperthermia in the Department of Radiation Oncology Hyperthermia Unit Erasmus MC Cancer Institute, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Erasmus MC Cancer Institute is already engaged for over a decade to provide deep hyperthermia treatment to patients with tumors in the head and neck area. With their first H&N hyperthermia device, the HYPERcollar, nearly 50 patients were treated. In a recent study on follow up, promising outcomes were reported.