Radiotherapy for Osteoarthritis - Basics
Please find below a link to the webinar video by Prof. M. Heinrich Seegenschmiedt which was recorded on Tuesday, May 30th 2023 as part of our webinar series. Heinrich is the former Chairman, for 25 years, of the German Cooperative Group Radiotherapy for Benign Disease (GCG-BD).
Heinrich’s presentation covers the basics of Osteoarthritis including the causes, symptoms, classification, risk factors and treatment using Low Dose Radiotherapy Treatment (LDRT).
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