NICE ratify Papillon low energy X-ray Brachytherapy treatment for UK rectal cancer patients

  The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has issued full guidance to the NHS in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland on, Low energy contact X-ray brachytherapy (the Papillon technique) for early stage rectal cancer, in September 2015.     Description Low-energy contact X-ray brachytherapy (CXB; the Papillion technique) aims to improve…