By becoming knowledgeable about optimal treatment methods designed specifically for childhood cancers, members of a radiotherapy team can help improve both pediatric cancer survival statistics and patients' quality of life. Pediatric Radiotherapy Planning and Treatment is the first single, focused resource available for health care providers to acc
Section 1 Pediatric Cancers and Challenges for Radiotherapy: Overview of Childhood Cancer: Incidence, Survival, and Late Effects. Challenges of Treating Children with Radiation Therapy. Section 2 Guide to Treatment Planning and Dose Delivery: Leukemia. Tumors of the Central Nervous System. Hodgkin Lymphoma. Neuroblastoma. Wilms' Tumor. Soft Tissue Tumors (Rhabdomyosarcoma and Other Soft Tissue Sarcomas). Bone Sarcomas (Osteosarcoma and Ewing's Sarcoma). Retinoblastoma. Index.