Reirradiation of head and neck cancer focusing on hypofractionated stereotactic body radiation therapy

@inproceedings{Yamazaki2011ReirradiationOH,
  title={Reirradiation of head and neck cancer focusing on hypofractionated stereotactic body radiation therapy},
  author={Hideya Yamazaki and Naohiro Kodani and Mikio Ogita and Kengo Sato and Kengo Himei},
  booktitle={Radiation oncology},
  year={2011}
}
Reirradiation is a feasible option for patients who do not otherwise have treatment options available. Depending on the location and extent of the tumor, reirradiation may be accomplished with external beam radiotherapy, brachytherapy, radiosurgery, or intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT). Although there has been limited experience with hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (hSRT), it may have the potential for curative or palliative treatment due to its advanced precision… CONTINUE READING

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