For eight consecutive times, the caregivers collected their personal saliva five times each day and held a diary of the days at which they collected the saliva. These saliva was kept by them samples refrigerated until they could be shipped back again to the laboratory. During the evenings of every of the eight days, interviewers from the Penn Condition Survey Research Center called the individuals and asked them about the daily stressors they had encountered and also their mood. The group's results claim that caregivers of family members with dementia who use adult day time care services at least two times a week have increased DHEA-S levels on the day following adult day service check out.Tested the compatibility of different radiation oncology equipment vendors. Four use situations, or interoperability complications, were tested and exceeded successfully. Complications submitted to IHE-RO are examined by a taskforce made up of vendors, physicists and clinicians and taken directly to vendors. ASTRO is requesting all radiation oncologists and hospitals to consider just IHE-RO compliant technology when selecting new radiation therapy tools.Continued to strengthen radiation oncology practice accreditation with an increase of meaningful and robust measures. We are encouraging all radiation oncologists to participate.Made progress toward passing of legislation to need licensing standards for personnel performing radiation remedies, known as the CARE Act.Worked with patient support groups, cancer survivors and other medical organizations to develop a list of questions sufferers should inquire their physicians and cancer centers when contemplating radiation therapy as cure for their disease.