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Table 3 Distribution of responses regarding treatments considered for low-risk prostate cancer

From: Radiation oncologists’ attitudes and beliefs about intensity-modulated radiation therapy and stereotactic body radiation therapy for prostate cancer

Treatment Participants, number (%)
Surgery 14 (70)
Active surveillance 13 (65)
Brachytherapy 13 (65)
IMRT 13 (65)
SBRT 9 (45)
Proton-beam therapy 3 (15)
3D-conformal therapy 2 (10)
Cryotherapy 2 (10)
Other treatmentsa 10 (50)
  1. Abbreviations: IMRT intensity-modulated radiotherapy, SBRT stereotactic body radiation treatment
  2. aOther treatments include image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT), other types of external beam radiation, hormone therapy, high-intensity focused ultrasound, and focal laser ablation