High-LET Radiotherapy

Known as: Radiotherapy, High Linear Energy Transfer, Radiotherapy-High LET, high-dose radiation 
An amount of radiation that is greater than that given in typical radiation therapy. High-dose radiation is precisely directed at the tumor to avoid… (More)
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1975-2017
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
PURPOSE To report long-term survival and toxicity outcomes with the use of high-dose intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE To test the hypothesis that increasing radiation dose delivered to men with early-stage prostate cancer improves clinical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE We aimed to report the final toxicity results on a radiation-dose escalation trial designed to test a hypothesis that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Clinically localized prostate cancer is very prevalent among US men, but recurrence after treatment with conventional… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE To determine whether high-dose radiation leads to improved outcomes in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To compare survival and toxicity in adult patients treated with low-dose (50.4 Gy/28 fractions) versus high-dose (64.8 Gy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To compare acute and late toxicities of high-dose radiation for prostate cancer delivered by either conventional three… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Eighty-one patients with pure supratentorial oligodendrogliomas underwent surgery alone (19 patients) or surgery plus… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND For patients with locally or regionally advanced non-small-cell lung cancer radiation is the standard treatment, but… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
One-hundred-ninety-four eligible and evaluable patients with histologically confirmed locally unresectable adenocarcinoma of the… (More)
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