On the interplay between robustness and dynamic planning for adaptive radiation therapy

  title={On the interplay between robustness and dynamic planning for adaptive radiation therapy},
  author={Michelle Boeck and Kjell Eriksson and Anders Forsgren},
  journal={Biomedical Physics \& Engineering Express},
Interfractional geometric uncertainties can lead to deviations of the actual delivered dose from the prescribed dose distribution. To better handle these uncertainties during the course of treatment, the authors propose a framework for robust adaptive radiation therapy in which a variety of robust adaptive treatment strategies are introduced and evaluated. This variety is a result of optimization variables with various degrees of freedom within robust optimization models that vary in their… 
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