ASTRO 2017: The four top takeaways

The focus of this year’s ASTRO meeting, with a tagline of “the healing art and science of radiation oncology,” went beyond tumours and technology and included the overall well-being of the patient — more specifically, their comfort and mental health when grappling with a terrifying diagnosis. Here are our four key takeaways from the booth tours, presentations and abstracts presented at the show, brought to you by the letter ‘P.’