Surgery, chemotherapy and radiation are the best-known methods for treating cancer. At TEDMED, Bill Doyle presents a new approach, called Tumor Treating Fields, which uses electric fields to interrupt cancer cell division. Still in its infancy -- and approved for only certain types of cancer -- the treatment comes with one big benefit: quality of life.
Bill Doyle: Treating cancer with electric fields
31 January, 2012
A new approach called Tumor Treating Fields
EnglishRead time: 1 minSubmitted by Emanuela Clavarino on 31 January, 2012 - 18:58