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Comprehensive Brachytherapy

Physical and Clinical Aspects, 1st Edition

Edited by Jack Venselaar, Ali S. Meigooni, Dimos Baltas, Peter J. Hoskin

CRC Press

535 pages

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Description

Modern brachytherapy is one of the most important oncological treatment modalities requiring an integrated approach that utilizes new technologies, advanced clinical imaging facilities, and a thorough understanding of the radiobiological effects on different tissues, the principles of physics, dosimetry techniques and protocols, and clinical expert

Table of Contents

Introduction. Brachytherapy Dosimetry Methods. Brachytherapy Treatment Planning and Imaging. Uncertainties in Clinical Brachytherapy. Clinical Brachytherapy. Developments in Clinical Brachytherapy. Radiation Protection and Quality Management in Brachytherapy.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED062000
MEDICAL / Oncology
SCI055000
SCIENCE / Physics
TEC059000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Biomedical