Cancer patients and
their families

What is radiation oncology? Here, patients and their families can find a comprehensive guide of radiotherapy treatments in Belgium.

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Healthcare Professionals and radiation oncology

As a medical professional, you're familiar with the basics of radiotherapy. Visit the following pages for a more elaborate approach on the topic.

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Healthcare Policy makers and radiation oncology

Radiation oncology is not like other medical specialties. This section deals with existing quality initiatives and cost-effectiveness.

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Safety

Radiation Oncology is a very safe and precise method of treatment that complies with the highest quality standards and that leads to excellent results thanks to a multidisciplinary approach.

The Belgian Federal Agency for Nuclear Control imposes strict safety regulations on every radiation oncology center.

Radiation Therapy departments have a long history when it comes to quality control. Medical physicists as well as physicians and staff who operates the machines perform a constant control over accuracy, precision and safety of treatments and of treatment machines.