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UCLA Researchers Study Cost-Effectiveness of Rectal Cancer Treatments

Apr 12, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The University of California Los Angeles campus issued the following news release:

Costs are on the rise for many kinds of medical treatments. UCLA researchers are looking for cost-effective ways to treat people who have locally advanced rectal cancer, a cancer located in the end section of the large intestine.

"There is a pressing need for cost-effectiveness studies within the field of radiation oncology," said Dr. Ann Raldow, the study's first author and a member of the UCLA Jonsso...