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|RDF Unique Identifier:||https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/Q000532|
|Scope note:||Used with disease headings for the therapeutic use of ionizing and nonionizing radiation. It includes the use of radioisotope therapy.
|Annotation:||subhead only; includes x-ray, radioisotope, other ionizing radiation & non-ionizing radiation; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.63; DF: /radiother or /RT
|Online Note:||search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/RT or RT (SH) or SUBS APPLY RT
|History Note:||66; used with Category C & F 1966-74; C 1975 forward
|Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL):||Click here to access the VHL documents|
|Date of Entry:||1973/12/27|
radiotherapy - Preferred
|Scope note||Used with disease headings for the therapeutic use of ionizing and nonionizing radiation. It includes the use of radioisotope therapy.|
|Preferred term||X-ray therapy|
|Preferred term||radioisotope therapy|
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