Radiotherapy dose-fractionation schedules. Hyperfractionation and accelerated treatment regimens.

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It has become increasingly evident that conventional, once-daily, radiotherapy dose-fractionation schedules, developed over the years on the basis of observed normal tissue reactions, may not be ideal for all clinical situations. Differences in kinetics between normal and malignant tissues, especially repair of radiation injury in normal tissues and… (More)

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@article{Freeman1991RadiotherapyDS, title={Radiotherapy dose-fractionation schedules. Hyperfractionation and accelerated treatment regimens.}, author={Carolyn R. Freeman and Shirley M Lehnert}, journal={Neurologic clinics}, year={1991}, volume={9 2}, pages={351-62} }