[Brachytherapy at the Institut Gustave-Roussy: personalized vaginal mould applicator: technical modification and improvement].

@article{Albano2008BrachytherapyAT,
  title={[Brachytherapy at the Institut Gustave-Roussy: personalized vaginal mould applicator: technical modification and improvement].},
  author={Michele Albano and Isabelle Dumas and Christine Haie-meder},
  journal={Cancer radiotherapie : journal de la Societe francaise de radiotherapie oncologique},
  year={2008},
  volume={12 8},
  pages={822-6}
}
Brachytherapy plays an important role in the treatment of patients with gynaecological cancers. At the Institut Gustave-Roussy, the technique of vaginal mould applicator has been used for decades. This technique allows a personalized tailored irradiation, integrating tumour shape, size and extension and vaginal anatomy. Vaginal expansion reduces the dose to… CONTINUE READING