Motion in radiotherapy: particle therapy

@article{Bert2011MotionIR,
  title={Motion in radiotherapy: particle therapy},
  author={Christoph Bert and Marco Durante},
  journal={Physics in Medicine \& Biology},
  year={2011},
  volume={56},
  pages={R113 - R144}
}
  • C. Bert, M. Durante
  • Published 21 August 2011
  • Medicine, Physics
  • Physics in Medicine & Biology
Charged particle beam radiotherapy requires dedicated measures to compensate for the dosimetric influence of inter- and intra-fractional target motion. Independent of the delivery technique, these measures have to incorporate the strong influence of the radiological depth on the delivered dose. For scanned beam delivery, interference effects of target motion and scanned beam can further cause under-dosage of the clinical target volume despite using margins. Within the scope of this review… 

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