Proton Radiation

Known as: Radiation, Charged Particles-Protons 
Radiation of protons during radioactive decay.
National Institutes of Health

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2013
Highly Cited
2013
PURPOSE Proton radiation, when compared with photon radiation, allows delivery of increased radiation dose to the tumor while… (More)
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2011
2011
We used a mobile positron emission tomography (PET) scanner positioned within the proton therapy treatment room to study the… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To report preliminary clinical outcomes for pediatric patients treated with proton beam radiation for intracranial… (More)
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2007
2007
The feasibility of off-line positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) for routine three dimensional in-vivo… (More)
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2006
2006
Cancer patients receiving radiation therapy are exposed to photon (gamma/X-ray), electron, and less commonly proton radiation… (More)
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2005
2005
Conformal proton radiation therapy requires accurate prediction of the Bragg peak position. Protons may be more suitable than… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Monte Carlo dosimetry calculations are essential methods in radiation therapy. To take full advantage of this tool, the beam… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The sharp lateral penumbra and the rapid fall-off of dose at the end of range of a proton beam are among the major advantages of… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
The rationale for study of proton radiation therapy is that, for some anatomic sites and tumors, the treatment volume is smaller… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Our method for predicting, and compensating for, the effects of surface irregularities and tissue heterogeneities in proton… (More)
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