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Radiology - Radiation Oncology

The radiation oncologist focuses on both the curative and the palliative treatment of the person with cancer. They use a variety of treatment modalities such as x-rays, radium, and radionuclides.

Values & Personality Traits of Physicians in Radiology - Radiation Oncology

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Specialists Value
  • Decision making
  • Sufficient time off
  • Taking care of people
  • Working with my hands
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