Effect of variations in atelectasis on tumor displacement during radiation therapy for locally advanced lung cancer

@inproceedings{Tennyson2017EffectOV,
  title={Effect of variations in atelectasis on tumor displacement during radiation therapy for locally advanced lung cancer},
  author={Nathan Tennyson and Elisabeth Weiss and William Sleeman and Mihaela Rosu and Nuzhat Jan and Geoffrey D. Hugo},
  booktitle={Advances in radiation oncology},
  year={2017}
}
PURPOSE Atelectasis (AT), or collapsed lung, is frequently associated with central lung tumors. We investigated the variation of atelectasis volumes during radiation therapy and analyzed the effect of AT volume changes on the reproducibility of the primary tumor (PT) position. METHODS AND MATERIALS Twelve patients with lung cancer who had AT and 10… CONTINUE READING