First non-melanoma skin cancer patients treated with the Rhenium-SCT® in Germany
The first Rhenium-SCT® treatment was accomplished by the interregional professional association for nuclear medicine in Hanau
By: OncoBeta GmbH
With approximately 50.000 outpatient examinations annually, the interregional professional association for nuclear medicine Hanau is one of the biggest nuclear medicine service providers in Hesse. The offered services include a variety of different modern treatment and diagnostic methods. The key argument for the expansion of the spectrum was that the Rhenium-SCT®
"This therapy is particularly suitable for tumor localizations where good cosmetic results are to be achieved. The fact that the treatment is completely painless and can be performed in just one session is a great advantage," says Dr. Holle, Medical Director of Nuclear Medicine in Hanau.
"We are very happy and proud to be able to offer our revolutionary treatment to patients in Germany now. The treatment center in Hanau is an excellent partner for patients in the fight against NMSC," said Shannon D. Brown III, CEO and Managing Director of OncoBeta® GmbH. "Unfortunately, Germany is one of the countries that has experienced a drastic increase in newly diagnosed NMSC cases in recent years. Our highly qualified team strives to provide physicians and patients with a non-invasive and affordable solution to treat NMSC, while focusing on the needs of the patient."
The global incidence of non-melanoma skin cancers has been drastically increasing over the past decades. Depending on the source, it is estimated that there are over 5 million non-melanoma skin cancer cases reported globally each year. In certain analyzed areas of Germany there was an increase in the incidence between the year 2005 and the year 2014 by about 30%1. To serve the increasing medical need for innovative therapies in this field and to improve the quality of patients' lives, OncoBeta® GmbH has developed its innovative Rhenium-SCT®
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1: Leitlinienprogramm Onkologie; S3 Leitlinie Aktinische Keratose und Plattenepithelkarzinom der Haut; Version 1.0; Juni 2019
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