Review of radiotherapy and hyperthermia in primary cervical cancer

Int J Hyperthermia. 2012;28(6):543-8. doi: 10.3109/02656736.2012.670835.


This review focuses on combined radiotherapy and hyperthermia for the primary treatment of cervical cancer compared to the current international standard of chemoradiation. Practical considerations, biological effects and clinical results are discussed.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hyperthermia, Induced* / methods
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms / radiotherapy*
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms / therapy*