AI Helps Physicians Deliver Precise Radiotherapy Faster Than Real Time

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/ai-helps-physicians-deliver-precise-radiotherapy-faster-than-real-time/

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States, accounting for 27% of deaths. To treat patients with lung cancer, doctors often use radiation therapy. However, the respiratory motion causes uncertainty in tumor location, leading to complications in radiation therapy techniques. To…