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Amethyst Radiotherapy Key Facts and Figures
Amethyst Radiotherapy Key Facts and Figures
Amethyst Radiotherapy Key Facts and Figures
Amethyst Radiotherapy Key Facts and Figures
Amethyst Radiotherapy Key Facts and Figures
Amethyst Radiotherapy Key Facts and Figures
Amethyst Radiotherapy Key Facts and Figures
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Amethyst Radiotherapy Key Facts and Figures

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  • 1. 7 out of 10 cancer patients will receive RT Treatment route for cancer patients- US figures Radiotherapy Surgery 6 patients /10 Chemotherapy Source: www.astro.org 7 patients /10 5 patients /10
  • 2. 7 out of 10 cancer patients will receive RT, out of which 75% with a curative intend Data from ASTRO “… Fast Facts About Radiation Therapy •Nearly two-thirds of all cancer patients will receive radiation therapy during their illness. •For most cancer types treated with radiation therapy, at least 75% of the patients are treated with the intent to cure the cancer, rather than control the growth or relieve symptoms like pain….” Source: www.astro.org
  • 3. The radiotherapy opportunity Radiotherapy intend in more and more curative Share of curative vs palliative RT- USA data Source: JPMorgan /Elekta- report January 2012; ESTRO report 2004; Institut National du Cancer; American Cancer Society Reaserch; www.rtanswers.org
  • 4. Practices in cancer care vary … Proportion of new cancer patients treated with radiotherapy 100% 70% less than 50% less than 20% 0% US Source: ASTRO, ESTRO data Western Europe Eastern Europe
  • 5. In Europe 27, there are about 2,5million of new cancer cases diagnosed per year Prevalence* and incidence** of cancers*** ‘000 patients 3,000 2,500 3,081 2,444 2,000 1,355 1,500 1,017 1,000 333 500 480 0 Europe 324 146 70156 36100 France Germany Poland Romania Austria * 5-year prevalence for adult population only. ** Incidence data for all ages. *** All cancers excl. non-melanoma skin cancer Source: GLOBOCAN 2008 31 72 22 58 Bulgaria Croa a
  • 6. There are a lot of discrepancies in medical equipment available across Europe Number of accelerators per 1,000,000 inhabitants LINAC required based on incidence and appropriate rate for each cancer type 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 France LINAC Installed Source: DIRAC IAEA website 434 Germany Europe 27 average Poland Romania 529 NA 99 17
  • 7. France and Romania need to renew their medical equipment for Radiotherapy. Over 75%, resp. over 90% of the linear accelerators are older than 5y Installation date of LINACs Total France < 5y 25% 5-10y 30% Total Romania < 5y 3% > 15y 38% 10-15y 17% Source: DIRAC IAEA website; Institut National du Cancer; Livre Blanc de la Radiotherapie 2013 > 15y 38% 5-10y 47% 10-15y 13%
  • 8. In France, the penetration of IMRT technique is very limited (6%). VMAT is yet anecdotic Split of RT sessions by radiation technique Total France Source: Institut National du Cancer; Livre Blanc de la Radiotherapie 2013

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