Optimal image guided radiation therapy strategy for organs at risk sparing in radiotherapy of the prostate including pelvic lymph nodes.

@article{Nunen2018OptimalIG,
  title={Optimal image guided radiation therapy strategy for organs at risk sparing in radiotherapy of the prostate including pelvic lymph nodes.},
  author={Annemieke M. A. van Nunen and Peter-Paul van der Toorn and T C G Budiharto and D Danny Schuring},
  journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology},
  year={2018},
  volume={127 1},
  pages={
          68-73
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Purpose of this study was to quantify the OAR dose for different position correction strategies, and to determine which strategy is most optimal for treating patients on the prostate and pelvic lymph nodes. MATERIALS AND METHODS For 30 patients, four different treatment plans were made reflecting different correction strategies: online correction on bony anatomy; offline correction on bony anatomy; online correction on the prostate fiducials; using 1 cm margins around… CONTINUE READING
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