Doses in sensitive organs during prostate treatment with a 60Co unit.


Using thermoluminiscent dosimeters the absorbed dose in the bladder, rectum and thyroid have been evaluated when 200 cGy was applied to the prostate. The treatment was applied with a (60)Co unit. A water phantom was built and thermoluminiscent dosimeters were located in the position where the prostate, bladder, rectum and thyroid are located. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2013.05.003


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