Strålebehandling af cancer mammae

Translated title of the contribution: Radiotherapy for breast cancer

Maja Vestmø Maraldo*, Birgitte Vrou Offersen

*Corresponding author for this work


In early breast cancer, adjuvant moderately hypofractionated regimens are recommended for both whole breast, partial breast and locoregional irradiation which abbreviates the overall treatment time, as argued in this review. Gating is recommended as well as the use of a simultaneous integrated boost when indicated. A tangential field set-up is standard, however, for challenging cases volumetric modulated arc therapy techniques, or referral for proton therapy, may be considered. In the metastatic setting, stereotactic radiotherapy is a promising treatment option for oligometastatic disease.

Translated title of the contributionRadiotherapy for breast cancer
Original languageDanish
Article numberV02230106
JournalUgeskrift for Laeger
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 18 Mar 2024


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