Image-Guided and Adaptive Radiation Therapy Hardback
Edited by Robert D. Timmerman, Lei Xing
This book provides detailed, state-of-the-art information and guidelines on the latest developments, innovations, and clinical procedures in image-guided and adaptive radiation therapy.
The first section discusses key methodological and technological issues in image-guided and adaptive radiation therapy, including use of implanted fiducial markers, management of respiratory motion, image-guided stereotactic radiosurgery and stereotactic body radiation therapy, three-dimensional conformal brachytherapy, target definition and localization, and PET/CT and biologically conformal radiation therapy.
The second section provides practical clinical information on image-guided adaptive radiation therapy for cancers at all common anatomic sites and for pediatric cancers.
The third section offers practical guidelines for establishing an effective image-guided adaptive radiation therapy program.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
- Publication Date: 20/10/2009
- Category: Radiotherapy
- ISBN: 9780781782821