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OIG continues to review IMRT planning
In late May 2019, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) released the Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control Program Report for fiscal year 2018. The OIG continues to focus its attention on intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) treatment planning services.

Introducing New Methodology Guide for Developing ASTRO Guidelines
If you work in the field of radiation oncology, you may have used ASTRO guidelines in your practice, but do you know how these guidelines are developed? To share the process, ASTRO recently developed a methodology guide to offer an overview of the many steps involved in bringing a guideline from topic selection through publication and implementation.

The Residency Training Landscape, Continued
In the seven years that I have served on the ASTRO Board in various capacities, our leadership has heard from key stakeholders and discussed and debated many important issues. We’ve discussed the future of brachytherapy and the emerging promise of theranostics and artificial intelligence along with the variability of radiation and cancer biology faculty...

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