Brachytherapy

Known as: Radioisotope brachytherapy, Internal Radiation Brachytherapy, brachytherapies 
A collective term for interstitial, intracavity, and surface radiotherapy. It uses small sealed or partly-sealed sources that may be placed on or… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Cervical cancer is the fourth most common malignancy diagnosed in women worldwide. Nearly all cases of cervical cancer result… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND After surgery for intermediate-risk endometrial carcinoma, the vagina is the most frequent site of recurrence. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND We sought to identify determinants of health-related quality of life after primary treatment of prostate cancer and to… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE To standardize the indications, techniques, multimodality treatment approaches, and dosimetry to be used for yttrium-90… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The second part of the GYN GEC ESTRO working group recommendations is focused on 3D dose-volume parameters for brachytherapy of… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Brachytherapy (BT) plays a crucial role in the management of invasive cervix cancer from stage I to IV… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Both single-dose brachytherapy and self-expanding metal stent placement are commonly used for palliation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVES To examine a statistical validation method based on the spatial overlap between two sets of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Intracoronary brachytherapy appears to be a promising technology to prevent restenosis. Presently, limited data are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE This trial was performed to evaluate the impact of adjuvant brachytherapy on local and systemic recurrence rates in… (More)
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