Clinical Trials in Particle Therapy
See PTCOG update from November 2017 of a collection of clinical trials in particle therapy.
About 200 clinical trials are ongoing, about 150 of them are recruiting patients.
Patient Statistics per End of 2016
Per end of 2016 about 175'000 patients have been treated worldwide with particle radiotherapy, close to 150'000 with protons. About 20'000 patients have been treated in 2016, nearly 10 percent of them pediatrics (age <20).
End of 2016 we counted 67 particle therapy facilities worldwide in clinical operation.
The file with details of the patient statistics of all particle therapy centers worldwide per end of 2016 is published here.