Assessment of secondary patient motion induced by automated couch movement during on-line 6 dimensional repositioning in prostate cancer treatment.


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The purpose of this study is to assess retrospectively secondary patient motion induced by 6D patient setup correction. MATERIALS AND METHODS For 104 patients, treated with Novalis, 6D setup correction prior to treatment was performed by ExacTrac5.0/NovalisBody in combination with the Robotic Tilt Module mounted underneath the Exact… (More)