Proton Beam Therapy Sparks Hospital Arms Race
- Parent Category: News
21 Sep 2013
- Published: 21 September 2013
proton beam therapy, a high-tech radiation treatment for cancer.
The local government in Washington, D.C., is on the verge of approving two proton beam facilities at a total cost of $153 million. The centers would be owned by the two dominant hospital systems in the area: Johns Hopkins Medicine and MedStar Health.