The First Convention of the Polish Society of Hyperthermia in Oncology in Gdynia.

On 2-3 March 2012, in Gdynia, during the first Convention of the Polish Society of Hyperthermia in Oncology, there was a conference where Dr Janusz Vorreiter gave a lecture entitled “General Information on Hyperthermia”. During his presentation, he stressed the unique character of this treatment method in oncology and presented its current application. Furthermore, Dr Vorreiter discussed the mechanism of therapeutic hyperthermia and presented up-to- date information on its co-application with chemotherapy and radiation therapy. He also presented the latest technological solutions supporting the effectives of the method, as well as indications and counter-indications for its application for cancer patients.

J. Vorreiter’s lecture “Fundamentals of Hyperthermia” (in polish)