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Modern radiation oncology

classic literature and current management

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Published by Medical Dept., Harper & Row in Hagerstown, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Radiotherapy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, Harvey A. Gilbert, A. Robert Kagan ; with the editorial assistance of Herman Nussbaum, Paul Y.M. Chan, Aroor R. Rao.
    ContributionsGilbert, Harvey A., 1940-, Kagan, A. Robert 1936-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC271.R3 M59
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4713984M
    ISBN 100061409103, 0061409111
    LC Control Number78000063

    The Modern Technology of Radiation Oncology, Volume 3: A Compendium for Medical Physicists and Radiation Oncologists Article (PDF Available) in Medical Physics 41(12) . SAFETY IS NO ACCIDENT | 1 uring the later part of the twentieth century, the “Blue Book” had a unique importance in defi ning the shape of a modern radiation oncology department. It set standards regarding personnel, equipment and quality assurance and has been an invaluable guide for department chairs and practice leaders.

    Genre/Form: Collected Work: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Modern radiation oncology. Hagerstown, Md.: Medical Dept., Harper & Row, © “This is a high quality book with directions and guidelines on how to generate valid treatment plans in the modern era of radiation oncology. It is very useful for any student (dosimetry, therapy, physicist, or physician) who is entering a practical treatment planning rotation It is written as a companion to the Handbook of Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology, 2nd edition, Videtic et Price: $

      The book is divided into four sections: radiation physics and biology, imaging, clinical radiation oncology and emerging radiation modalities. It is well organised with the general principles behind radiotherapy being well explained and illustrated. Modern immobilisation techniques, precise tumour targeting, radiotherapy simulation Author: T Prior. Provides an update of shielding methods for radiation-producing devices found in a modern radiation oncology department, since the current guidelines were issued more than 20 years ago. Covers the history of X-ray room shielding, conventional shield design, photoneutrons, mazes and doors for high-energy rooms, metal and concrete shields, simulator, HDR, and brachytherapy rooms.


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