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

Abstract

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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