High-energy Photon Therapy

A type of radiation therapy that uses high-energy photons (units of light energy). High-energy photons penetrate deeply into tissues to reach tumors… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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1980-2016
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2017
2017
In high-energy photon therapy, several radiation protection issues result from photonuclear reactions. In this study, the… (More)
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2016
2016
PURPOSE Secondary-neutrons having harmful influences to a human body are generated by photonuclear reaction on high-energy photon… (More)
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2012
2012
Our purpose was to assess the out-of-field dose component related to head scatter radiation in high-energy photon therapy beams… (More)
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2007
2007
As cancer therapy becomes more efficacious and patients survive longer, the potential for late effects increases, including… (More)
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1999
1999
The integral dose of accelerator-produced leakage neutrons to patients undergoing high-energy photon therapy is estimated and… (More)
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1998
1998
Not until the last decade has flexible intensity modulated three-dimensional dose delivery techniques with photon beams become a… (More)
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1980
1980
The integral dose of accelerator-produced leakage neutrons to patients undergoing high-energy photon therapy is estimated and… (More)
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