Significant reduction of acute toxicity following pelvic irradiation with helical tomotherapy in patients with localized prostate cancer.

@article{Cozzarini2007SignificantRO,
  title={Significant reduction of acute toxicity following pelvic irradiation with helical tomotherapy in patients with localized prostate cancer.},
  author={Cesare Cozzarini and Claudio Fiorino and Nadia Gisella Di Muzio and Filippo Alongi and Sara Broggi and Mauro Cattaneo and Francesco Montorsi and Patrizio Rigatti and Riccardo Calandrino and Ferruccio Fazio},
  journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology},
  year={2007},
  volume={84 2},
  pages={164-70}
}
PURPOSE To assess and quantify the possible benefit deriving from IMRT with Helical Tomotherapy (HTT) delivery to the pelvic nodal area in patients with prostate cancer in terms of reduction of acute and late toxicities. METHODS AND MATERIALS Thirty-five patients candidate to radical or postoperative RT on whole pelvis (WPRT) were treated with HTT, while… CONTINUE READING