Proton Therapy

Known as: Therapies, Proton, Therapy, Proton, Therapy, Proton Beam 
The use of an external beam of PROTONS as radiotherapy.

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2012
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2012
CONTEXT There has been rapid adoption of newer radiation treatments such as intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and… (More)
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2012
2012
PURPOSE Intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT) is highly sensitive to range uncertainties and uncertainties caused by setup… (More)
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2008
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2008
PURPOSE To report preliminary clinical outcomes for pediatric patients treated with proton beam radiation for intracranial… (More)
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2005
2005
Proton therapy may offer potential clinical advantages compared with conventional radiation therapy for many cancer patients. Due… (More)
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2005
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2005
PURPOSE To calculate treatment plans and compare the dose distributions and dose-volume histograms (DVHs) for photon three… (More)
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2003
2003
AIM To study the costs of intensity-modulated proton therapy and intensity-modulated X-ray therapy with the particular goal of… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE To assess the potential influence of improved dose distribution with proton beams compared to conventional or intensity… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE During proton radiotherapy, secondary neutrons are produced by nuclear interactions in the material in the beam line… (More)
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2001
2001
In this paper, we report on the clinical application of fully automated three-dimensional intensity modulated proton therapy, as… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The new proton therapy facility is being assembled at the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI). The beam delivered by the PSI sector… (More)
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