I'm interested in conversations about and I want to talk about
Know exactly what you want?
Show search

Notification

Error

Rectal Spacers for RT

User
Posted 19 Mar 2018 at 08:34

Has anyone got any experience of using rectal spacers, either solid or gel during the application of radio therapy. I am reading about their use in the States but can't seem to find much evidence of their use here. The general picture painted is that they might be of use to reduce or prevent toxicity in the bowel both during and long term after treatment. 

 

 

User
Posted 19 Mar 2018 at 11:08

A couple of members have had it recently - search for SpaceOar

"Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards." Soren Kierkegaard

 
Forum Jump  
©2021 Prostate Cancer UK