Services

In-Patient Services

Out-Patient Services

List of Facilities presently available at RADIOTHERAPY DEPARTMENT, RCC JIPMER

  • High precision dual energy linear accelerator CLINAC iX with OBI and ECLIPSE version 10.0 TPS capable of 3D-CRT,
  • IMRT, IGRT, VMAT, Electrons, SBRT teletherapy.
  • Frameless stereotactic radio-surgery.
  • Single energy linear accelerator for conventional teletherapy.
  • Cobalt-60 teletherapy unit.
  • Nucletron micro-selectron HDR brachytherapy unit.
  • Varian Gamma Med Plus iX HDR brachytherapy unit.
  • CT-simulator
  • X-Ray simulator.
  • One 500 mA X-Ray unit; one 100 mA mobile X-ray unit.
  • Brachytherapy done include: intra-cavitory, intra-luminal, interstitial & mould therapy.
  • Both day care & inpatient chemotherapy.
  • Blood irradiation for transplant of stem cells.
  • Telemedicine.

Up gradation of Patient Care

The following new equipments have been added in the Department of Radiotherapy for Patient Care Service.

C Image Guided Radiotherapy with Rapid Arc Facility

C Ultrasound with Doppler facility

C Computerized Radiography

New Services Started

C Dedicated Palliative Care Clinic for terminally ill cancer patients started function at RCC on Monday, Wednesday and Friday Forenoon.

C 18 bedded Special Ward at Regional Cancer Centre 2nd Floor started functioning from 3rd September 2012.

Machine Statistics – Treatment wise
Sl. No. Machine No. of Patients Treated
1 HDR – RCC Block 254
2 HDR – Old Block 358
3 CT Simulator 1710
4 Simulator 2217
5 300MA X- Ray 2147
6 100MA X-Ray 530
7 Clinac 600C – Old Block 19722
8 Clinac – iX – RCC Block 3360
9 Theratron 780C 18155
Machine Statistics – Patient wise
Machine Male Female Total
Clinac600C 178 728 906
Brachytherapy(Microselectron) 14 232 246
HDR Gamma Med Plus iX 56 169 225
Type of high end Radiotherapy intervention No. of Patients Treated
1 3D Conformal Radiotherapy (3D CRT) 148
2 Intensive Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) 60
3 Image Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT) 110
4 Electron Therapy 6
MALIGNANCY WISE STATISTICS 01/04/2012 to 31/03/2013
Malignancy Male Female Total %
Head and Neck 850 634 1484 41
Gynaecologic - 970 970 27
Breast 5 547 552 15
GIT 63 66 129 4
Thorax 41 37 78 2
Haematology 12 6 18 0.5
Urology 64 3 67 2
CNS 46 28 74 2
Thyroid 19 4 23 0.5
Unknown Primary 52 34 86 2
Miscellaneous 84 56 140 4
Total 1236 2385 3621 100

Total No. of In-Patient Admissions under the Department of Radiotherapy, RCC è 971

Chemotherapies delivered by the Department
Place Nos.
OPD – Day Care Centre 3,220
General Ward 1,671
Special Ward 47
TOTAL 4,938
Palliative Care Statistics
Diagnosis Male Female TOTAL
Site wise Nos. Nos. Nos. %
Ca. Head and neck 75 57 132 25
Ca. Lung 36 16 52 10
Ca. Esophagus 13 14 27 5
Ca. Stomach 21 2 23 4
Ca. Colon and Rectum 10 8 18 3
Ca. Anal Canal 4 3 7 1
Ca. Gallbladder 1 0 1 0.19
Ca. Pancreas 4 6 10 2
Ca. Bone 6 7 13 2.5
Ca. Breast 2 73 75 14
Ca. Prostate 14 0 14 3
Ca. Penis 6 - 6 1
Ca. Cervix - 54 54 10
Ca. Vagina - 4 4 0.7
Ca. Vulva - 0 0 0
Ca. Kidney 3 0 3 0.5
Ca. Urinary Bladder 3 6 9 2
Ca. Ovary - 23 23 4
Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma 12 7 19 4
Leukemia 6 0 6 1
Unknown Primary 21 9 30 6
TOTAL 237 289 526 100

Telemedicine

Department of Telemedicine has commenced since January 2011. This service is carried out in collaboration with Onconet which provides technical assistance as well as man power. This teleconference is networked with Government General Hospital (Yanam), Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology (Bangalore), Mandya Institute of Medical Science (Mandya), Arignar Anna Memorial Cancer Hospital (Kanchipuram), Government General Hospital (Arakonam) & Sanjai Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Science (SGPGIMS), Lucknow.

The Department also actively participating Tele-CME programmes conducted by SGPGIMS, Lucknow.

Statistics of Video Conference Consultation for the year 2012 – 2013.
Month New Case Follow-up Case Total
April – 2012 2 1 3
May – 2012 1 - 1
June – 2012 2 - 2
July – 2012 1 1 2
August – 2012 - - -
September – 2012 2 1 3
October – 2012 1 - 1
November – 2012 - - -
December – 2012 - - -
January – 2013 3 - 3
February – 2013 1 - 1
March – 2013 3 - 3
TOTAL 16 3 19