Janet Stewart, MSc,  —

Janet Stewart is a life sciences writer and editor, who completed both PhD course work and oral examinations in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at McGill University, and holds an M.Sc. in Virology and Immunology.

Articles by Janet Stewart

CyberKnife Radiosurgery Effective in Cushing’s Disease, Research Finds

Stereotactic radiosurgery – a type of targeted, high-dose radiation therapy – delivered with CyberKnife technology effectively induces remission in Cushing’s disease patients whose condition persisted after surgical removal of their pituitary glands. However, researchers advise, caution when interpreting the findings. While promising, the study included only a small group of patients analyzed retrospectively.