Guidelines for target volume definition in post-operative radiotherapy for prostate cancer, on behalf of the EORTC Radiation Oncology Group.

@article{Poortmans2007GuidelinesFT,
  title={Guidelines for target volume definition in post-operative radiotherapy for prostate cancer, on behalf of the EORTC Radiation Oncology Group.},
  author={Philip M. P. Poortmans and Alberto Bossi and Katia Vandeputte and Mathieu Bosset and Raymond Miralbell and Philippe Maingon and Dirk Boehmer and T C G Budiharto and Zvi Symon and Alfons C M van den Bergh and Christopher D. Scrase and Hein van Poppel and Michel Bolla},
  journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology},
  year={2007},
  volume={84 2},
  pages={121-7}
}
The appropriate application of 3-D conformal radiotherapy, intensity modulated radiotherapy or image guided radiotherapy for patients undergoing post-operative radiotherapy for prostate cancer requires a standardisation of the target volume definition and delineation as well as standardisation of the clinical quality assurance procedures. Recommendations for this are presented on behalf of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Radiation Oncology Group and in… CONTINUE READING