Radiotherapy Services and Benefits of Preventive Oncology

The economic benefits of Radiotherapy Services are enormous. The scaling up of radiotherapy capacity could save an estimated 26 million life-years in low and middle-income countries. Using a nominal cost model, the global economic impact of radiotherapy could be as much as $278 billion in 2015-35 or $239 billion in upper-middle-income countries. Despite the huge medical benefit, the costs associated with providing radiotherapy are high, and the cost-benefit ratio is often low. Also CheckOut: Know all about Cervical Cancer The costs of radiotherapy vary across different countries and regions. The…