Interstitial Radiation Therapy

Known as: BRACHYTHERAPY, INTERSTITIAL, Implant Radiation 
A type of internal radiation therapy in which radioactive material sealed in needles, seeds, wires, or catheters is placed directly into a tumor or… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Prostate cancer is the most common noncutaneous malignancy and the second leading cause of cancer death in men. Ninety… (More)
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2006
2006
INTRODUCTION This article reports on the effectiveness, cosmetic outcome, and costs of interstitial high-dose-rate (HDR… (More)
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2003
2003
High-dose-rate interstitial radiation therapy is a newly introduced modality, and its role in the management of gynecologic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Interstitial radiation (implant) therapy is used to treat clinically localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate, but how it… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE This study was performed to establish the dose-localization capability and acute toxicity of a real-time intraoperative… (More)
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1991
1991
Between 1974 and 1985, 89 patients suffering from histologically confirmed, nonresectable low-grade astrocytomas located in the… (More)
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1988
1988
Between 1971 and 1985, 12 children and adolescents aged 0.7 to 19 years (median 4.7 years) with localized residual soft-tissue… (More)
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1987
1987
From October 1981 to October 1985, 48 recurrent/persistent tumours (46 patients) were treated with a combination of interstitial… (More)
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1986
1986
A new technique is reported for the treatment of hepatic metastases using sonography-directed percutaneous placement of a 14… (More)
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1978
1978
As a result of almost 20 years' experience using 192Ir wires in interstitial radiation therapy, a new method of dose calculation… (More)
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