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Descriptor in English: Radiotherapy, Adjuvant
Descriptor in Spanish: Radioterapia Ayuvante
Descriptor in Portuguese: Radioterapia Adjuvante
Descriptor in French: Radiothérapie adjuvante
Entry term(s): Adjuvant Radiotherapies
Adjuvant Radiotherapy
Radiotherapies, Adjuvant
Tree number(s): E02.186.775
E02.815.600
Scope note: Radiotherapy given to augment some other form of treatment such as surgery or chemotherapy. Adjuvant radiotherapy is commonly used in the therapy of cancer and can be administered before or after the primary treatment.
Annotation: almost never IM; coord with dis /radiother (IM) + specific radiother (IM) + specific surg or chemother to which this is adjuvant (IM); DF: RADIOTHER ADJUVANT
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 95
DeCS UI: 32054
Descriptor UI: D018714
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/05/23
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Radiotherapy, Adjuvant - Preferred
Concept UI M0028040
Scope note Radiotherapy given to augment some other form of treatment such as surgery or chemotherapy. Adjuvant radiotherapy is commonly used in the therapy of cancer and can be administered before or after the primary treatment.
Preferred term Radiotherapy, Adjuvant
Entry term(s) Adjuvant Radiotherapies
Adjuvant Radiotherapy
Radiotherapies, Adjuvant



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