Radiation Therapy plays an important part in the treatment of cancer. For further information, a video and assorted booklets are available.
This video along with the general information booklet and speciality booklets below, are designed to introduce you to some of the processes, techniques and equipment within the radiation therapy department, and answer questions you may have regarding your treatment.
Understanding Radiation Therapy Video
A YouTube video is available (18 minutes):
Radiation Therapy Information Booklets
Booklets are also available in the following specialities:
Radiation Oncology Targeting Cancer
Most documents are available in Acrobat (PDF) format. Some documents are also available in other formats (doc, xls, html etc.) or as a printed version (hard copy). Please note, due to cost, a different format or printed version may not be available.
To request a different format or printed version, please contact the Te Whatu Ora Health NZ - MidCentral Communications Unit.