Regional Cancer Center Raipur is a new and developing
RCC of India. It is 17th RCC of the country in out of 25
existing RCC. It is the only Government Cancer Hospital
& only the referral center for cancer in state of
Chhattisgarh. It is draining about 2 Crore population.
It also drains patients from adjoining state like,
Orissa, Bihar, Jharkhand & Madhya Pradesh. Most of the
patients are from rural & tribal areas.
We have One Linear Accelarator Machine, one CT Simulator Machine, one Theratron 780 E Cobalt machine, One Micro selectron Brachytherapy machine. We are all doing external radiotherapy, Intracavitory , interstitial & intra luminal Implants & Chemotherapy routinely. We have one 3 D treatment planning System with External beam soft ware with Brachytherapy soft ware for precise radiotherapy. Mammography machine is installed for screening of early breast cancer. We have separate X-ray machine & Sonography machine for cancer patients. Colposcopy machine is available for screening of early cervix cancer. We are also providing tablet morphine for palliative care.
Achievements, Publication &
Research & Publication -
(1) Priyanka Chandel, Saba Taj, Arti Parganiha, Chouhary
V. effect of Radiotherapy on Circadnian rest- activity
rhythm and tumor size in patient with cervical cancer: a
preliminary study. Chronobiology v 4 nos2 March 2012.
(2) Priyanka Chandel, Saba Taj, Arti Parganiha,
Choudhary V. Do rest-activity measures and performance
status objectively indicate quality of life (QOL) of
Cancer Patients. March 2012.
(3) Rakesh M Chandola, Samit Tiwari, Manjula Beck,
Pradeep Kumar Chandrakar, Suresh
Kumar Thakur “Experimental and Monte Carlo study of the
effect of the presence of dry
air, cortical bone inhomogeneities and source position
on dose distribution of the mHDR-v2
source”. Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics,
volume 8, Issue 4, page 555- 560.
(4) Saba Taj, Arti Parganiha, Choudhary V., “Temporal
profiles of physical activity and energy expenditure in
cancer in-patients” has been reviewed. (Under
Our annual registry of cancer patients
is around 2500 / year. We have treated around 16000
patients in the year 2005. We have given around 17700
radiotherapy fractions & 800 brachytherapy fractions.
Around 6000 patients were treated with chemotherapy. We
have admitted around 12500 patients in cancer ward.
Around 12000 patients were treated free of cost. We have
given around 30000 Tablets of Morphine to 650 Patients.