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Khan's Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology

Publication Year:
2016
Edition:
4th Ed.
Author:
Khan, Faiz M.; Gibbons, John P.; Sperduto, Paul W.
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN:
978-1-46-988997-9
Doody's Star Rating®:
Score:
97
Doody Core Title Score:
  • 2.8 (Radiation Oncology) Doodys Essential Title
  • 2.87 (Medical Physics) Doodys Essential Title
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This book is designed to provide a comprehensive discussion of the clinical, physical, and technical aspects of treatment planning.
With the advent of computer technology and medical imaging, treatment planning in radiation oncology has evolved from a way of devising beam arrangements to a sophisticated process whereby imaging scanners are used to define target volume, simulators are used to outline treatment volume, and computers are used to select optimal beam arrangements for treatment.

The intent of Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology is to review clinical, physical, and technical aspects of treatment planning and present a contemporary version of the treatment planning process.
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Platform:
OvidSP
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type:
Book
Author:
Khan, Faiz M.; Gibbons, John P.; Sperduto, Paul W.
ISBN:
978-1-46-988997-9
Specialty:
  • Imaging Technology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology
  • Radiology
  • Rehabilitation & Physical Medicine
Language:
English
Edition:
4th Ed.
Pages:
648
Publication Year:
2016
Doody's Star Rating®:
Score:
97
Doody Core Title Score:
  • 2.8 (Radiation Oncology) Doodys Essential Title
  • 2.87 (Medical Physics) Doodys Essential Title

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