Using a belly board device to reduce the small bowel volume within pelvic radiation fields in women with postoperatively treated cervical carcinoma.

@article{Ghosh2001UsingAB,
  title={Using a belly board device to reduce the small bowel volume within pelvic radiation fields in women with postoperatively treated cervical carcinoma.},
  author={Kris Ghosh and Luis A Padilla and Karuna P Murray and Levi S. Downs and Linda F. Carson and Kathryn Ellen Dusenbery},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2001},
  volume={83 2},
  pages={271-5}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to attempt to reduce the small bowel volume in cervical cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy using the belly board device and a four-field technique. METHODS From 1994 through 1997, twenty-one patients with cervical cancer were referred to the University of Minnesota Medical Center and underwent surgical… CONTINUE READING