Activity in X-ray and clinical oncology in the Czech Republic in 2009
This Topical Information reviews data involving number of treatments-examinations including those of regularly cured and observed, number of treated patients with tumorous as well as non-tumorous disease including kind of their therapy and number of X-ray oncology medical devices and their utilisation. The total number of examinations and total number of treated or examined patients with tumorous disease (malignant as well as benign) has increased by 1 % compared to previous year. On the other hand the number of patients with tumorous disease newly admitted to cure decreased by 1 %. The most of patients was cured in Prague-city region and Southmoravian region, which is given by local natural centres and localisation of specialized oncological care.