Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Froedtert becomes the second hospital in the U.S. to use a new device in the war against cancer

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The Second Patient in the U.S. was treated with a new device combining precision of MRI with the tumor-fighting power of radiation

The device should improve treatment of many different cancers including those of the head and neck, the esophagus, pancreas, prostate, cervix and breast, according to Christopher Schultz, chairman of the department of radiation oncology at Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin. He said the device should also help researchers by providing a clearer picture of how tumors shrink, grow or move during treatment, and which therapies are most effective.

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