Virtual reality in radiation therapy training.

@article{Boejen2011VirtualRI,
  title={Virtual reality in radiation therapy training.},
  author={Annette Boejen and C. Grau},
  journal={Surgical oncology},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={185-8}
}
Integration of virtual reality (VR) in clinical training programs is a novel tool in radiotherapy. This paper presents a review of the experience with VR and Immersive visualization in 3D perspective for planning and delivery of external radiotherapy. Planning and delivering radiation therapy is a complex process involving physicians, physicists, radiographers and radiation therapists/nurses (RTT's). The specialists must be able to understand spatial relationships in the patient anatomy… CONTINUE READING