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Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology

Editor-in-Chief: Claus Belka
Managing Editor: N. Andratschke; C. Bert; S. Combs; P. Ghadjar; D. Habermehl; K. Lauber; S. Nachbichler; M. Niyazi; K. Parodi; F. Roeder; U. Schneider; H. Zitzelsberger; L. Cozzi; A.R. Filippi
Deputy Editor: Kevin Camphausen

ISSN: 1748-717X (electronic version)

Journal no. 13014

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  • ·        Ranked in the 2nd quartile in Radiology, Nuclear Medicine & Medical Imaging category of Journal Citation Reports

Radiation Oncology publishes high-quality interdisciplinary research related to the treatment of cancer using radiation. The journal brings together the latest research, advances and innovations in the field with a strong focus on molecular and cellular radiation biology, radiation physics, radiation technology and clinical oncology. Our expert Editorial Board welcomes submissions from across these subject areas. As an open access publication, the journal offers a global forum for the exchange of research and novel ideas and is a valuable resource for researchers and clinicians involved in the management and treatment of patients with cancer.

Related subjects » Cancer Research - Oncology & Hematology - Radiology

Impact Factor: 2.862 (2017) * 

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  • Aims and Scope

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    Radiation Oncology encompasses all aspects of research that impacts on the treatment of cancer using radiation. It publishes findings in molecular and cellular radiation biology, radiation physics, radiation technology, and clinical oncology.

    The field of radiation oncology covers the integration of radiation therapy into multimodal treatment approaches. Radiation Oncology provides an open access forum for researchers and clinicians involved in the management and treatment of cancer patients, bringing together the latest research and advances in the field. Advances in treatment technology, as well as improved understanding of the underlying biological resistance mechanisms, will further strengthen the role of radiation oncology.

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