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Dokumenttyp:
journal article 
Autor(en):
Nieder, C; Schill, S; Kneschaurek, P; Molls, M 
Titel:
Influence of different treatment techniques on radiation dose to the LAD coronary artery. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: The purpose of this proof-of-principle study was to test the ability of an intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) technique to reduce the radiation dose to the heart plus the left ventricle and a coronary artery. Radiation-induced heart disease might be a serious complication in long-term cancer survivors. METHODS: Planning CT scans from 6 female patients were available. They were part of a previous study of mediastinal IMRT for target volumes used in lymphoma treatment that include...    »
 
Zeitschriftentitel:
Radiat Oncol 
Jahr:
2007 
Band / Volume:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
20 
Sprache:
eng 
TUM Einrichtung:
r Strahlentherapie und Radiologische Onkologie