Modification of a linear accelerator table top for non-coplanar conformal brain radiotherapy.

The use of non-coplanar conformal therapy necessitates the use of unusual beam projections that may not be accomplished with a conventional linear accelerator table top. Modification of the table top can increase the available combinations of gantry and couch rotation. A standard Philips table top, supplied with an SL 75-5 linear accelerator, was modified… (More)