scroll to top
0

EBSCO Auth Banner

Let's find your institution. Click here.

Advanced Search Results For "radiotherapy"

1 - 10 of 424,962 results for
 "radiotherapy"
Results per page:

Online adaptive radiotherapy of anal cancer: Normal tissue sparing, target propagation methods, and first clinical experience.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology [Radiother Oncol] 2022 Nov; Vol. 176, pp. 92-98. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 27.

Abstract: Background and Purpose: Online adaptive radiotherapy (oART) potentially spares OARs as PTV margins are reduced. This study evaluates dosimetric benefits, compared to standard non-adaptive radiotherapy (non-ART), target propagation methods, and first cl...

View details

Application report of automatic unlocking baseplate in radiotherapy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of applied clinical medical physics [J Appl Clin Med Phys] 2022 Oct; Vol. 23 (10), pp. e13778. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 12.

Authors:

Abstract: Purpose: To reduce the potential risk during radiotherapy treatment of patients with head and neck tumors, we improved upon the design of an existing immobilization device by adding a feature to improve patient safety during emergency releases, and we ...

View details

A traffic light protocol workflow for image-guided adaptive radiotherapy in lung cancer patients.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology [Radiother Oncol] 2022 Oct; Vol. 175, pp. 152-158. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 05.

Abstract: Background and Purpose: Image-guided radiotherapy using cone beam-CT (CBCT) images is used to evaluate patient anatomy and positioning before radiotherapy. In this study we analyzed and optimized a traffic light protocol (TLP) used in lung cancer patie...

View details

The role of multiple anatomical scenarios in plan optimization for carbon ion radiotherapy of pancreatic cancer.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology [Radiother Oncol] 2022 Nov; Vol. 176, pp. 1-8. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 14.

Abstract: Purpose /objective: To quantify benefits of robust optimization on multiple 4DCT acquisitions combined with off-line treatment adaptation for neoadjuvant carbon ion therapy (CIRT) of pancreatic cancer.Material/methods: For 10 previously treated patient...

View details

Bayesian methods provide a practical real-world evidence framework for evaluating the impact of changes in radiotherapy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology [Radiother Oncol] 2022 Nov; Vol. 176, pp. 53-58. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 20.

Abstract: Purpose: Retrospective studies have identified a link between the average set-up error of lung cancer patients treated with image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT) and survival. The IGRT protocol was subsequently changed to reduce the action threshold. In thi...

View details

Knowledge-based multi-institution plan prediction of whole breast irradiation with tangential fields.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology [Radiother Oncol] 2022 Oct; Vol. 175, pp. 10-16. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 19.

Abstract: Purpose: To quantify inter-institute variability of Knowledge-Based (KB) models for right breast cancer patients treated with tangential fields whole breast irradiation (WBI).Materials and Methods: Ten institutions set KB models by using RapidPlan (Var...

View details

[What do we need to deliver "online" adapted radiotherapy treatment plans?]

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cancer radiotherapie : journal de la Societe francaise de radiotherapie oncologique [Cancer Radiother] 2022 Oct; Vol. 26 (6-7), pp. 794-802. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 24.

Abstract: During the joint SFRO/SFPM session of the 2019 congress, a state of the art of adaptive radiotherapy announced a strong impact in our clinical practice, in particular with the availability of treatment devices coupled to an MRI system. Three years late...

View details

Correcting rotational error in rectal cancer radiation therapy: Can planning target volume margins be safely reduced?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of medical radiation sciences [J Med Radiat Sci] 2022 Dec; Vol. 69 (4), pp. 473-483. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 18.

Abstract: Introduction: The magnitude and impact of rotational error is unclear in rectal cancer radiation therapy. This study evaluates rotational errors in rectal cancer patients, and investigates the feasibility of planning target volume (PTV) margin reductio...

View details

Experience of the Hybrid technique for breast cancer planning in an oncology care center in Lima-Peru.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Applied radiation and isotopes : including data, instrumentation and methods for use in agriculture, industry and medicine [Appl Radiat Isot] 2022 Dec; Vol. 190, pp. 110463. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 24.

Abstract: Objective: To investigate, describe and evaluate the dosimetric parameters of the hybrid technique as a combination of the 3D Irregular Surface Compensator (3D-ISC) technique and modulated volumetric arc therapy (VMAT) for breast cancer planning.Method...

View details

Pencil-beam scanning proton therapy for the treatment of glomus jugulare tumours.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of medical radiation sciences [J Med Radiat Sci] 2022 Dec; Vol. 69 (4), pp. 456-462. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 16.

Abstract: Introduction: Glomus jugulare tumours (GJT) are benign tumours that arise locally and destructively in the base of the skull and can be successfully treated with radiotherapy. Patients have a long-life expectancy and the late effects of radiotherapy ca...

View details
sponsored