Diagnostic Imaging (Nuclear Medicine & Radiology)
It provides diagnostic studies and therapeutic applications. Apart from diagnostic
imaging studies, radioimmunoassay has made it possible to manage, in a more scientific
manner, patients with diseases affecting various other glands. Therapeutic services
by Nuclear Medicine include: Treatment of thyrotoxicosis, thyroid cancer and palliation
for bone pains.
Oncology (Radiation & Medical)
Radiation and medical treatment is provided at all NM&O Hospitals to all types of
cancer patients irrespective of stages of the disease. The contribution of PAEC
through its integrated program in radiotherapy of different kinds of cancer and
allied diseases, has received considerable acclaim in the public.
Treatment planning, radiation dose calculations, tumor marking and treatment field
assessment are the core features of cancer treatment. These facilities are available
at all PAEC cancer treatment centers.
Teaching and Training
Doctors and medical physicists from various hospitals receive trainings at these
NM&O centers for FCPS, DMRT and MS programs.