2020 Cited articles
Guidelines and Practice Documents
Clinical practice statements are evidence based or consensus based documents developed to help health care professionals and patients make decisions about screening, prevention or treatment of a specific health condition, promoting high quality and appropriate care. They are built from the body of established literature complemented by expert opinion.
Clinical Practice Guidelines
Skin / Soft Tissue / Benign
Palliative / Supportive / Survivorship
These documents often focus on a technology or process step and describe recommended procedures and considerations for safe delivery of radiation in specific areas of clinical practice.
About the Journal
Practical Radiation Oncology (PRO) is a bimonthly journal whose mission is to improve the quality of radiation oncology practice. The Editors encourage submission of research and opinion papers on radiation oncology as it is practiced today-especially with focus on imaging, contouring, target delineation, simulation, treatment planning, immobilization, organ motion, patient safety, quality measurement, and other practical issues. Please see Aims and Scope and Author Guidelines for further information.
Other ASTRO Journals
International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics (IJROBP), known in the field as the Red Journal, offers authoritative articles linking new research and technologies to clinical applications.
Advances in Radiation Oncology is a wide-ranging open access journal that publishes full-length articles and brief reports.
Founded in 1958, ASTRO's mission is to advance the practice of radiation oncology by promoting excellence in patient care, providing opportunities for educational and professional development, promoting research and disseminating research results and representing radiation oncology in a rapidly evolving health care environment.