Clinical applications for diffusion magnetic resonance imaging in radiotherapy.

@article{Tsien2014ClinicalAF,
  title={Clinical applications for diffusion magnetic resonance imaging in radiotherapy.},
  author={Christina I. Tsien and Y Cao and Thomas L. Chenevert},
  journal={Seminars in radiation oncology},
  year={2014},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={218-26}
}
In this article, we review the clinical applications of diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the radiotherapy treatment of several key clinical sites, including those of the central nervous system, the head and neck, the prostate, and the cervix. Diffusion-weighted MRI (DWI) is an imaging technique that is rapidly gaining widespread acceptance owing to its ease and wide availability. DWI measures the mobility of water within tissue at the cellular level without the need of any… CONTINUE READING
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