Monte Carlo dosimetry of high dose rate gynecologic interstitial brachytherapy.

Abstract

PURPOSE To assess the dosimetric effects of the presence of the applicator, air pockets in clinical target volume (CTV) and OARs along with tissue heterogeneities using the Monte Carlo (MC) method in high dose rate (HDR) gynecologic interstitial brachytherapy with a Syed-Neblett template. METHODS AND MATERIALS The CT based dosimetry has been achieved with… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.radonc.2013.09.010

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