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Proton Therapy

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

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Review
2012
Review
2012
The main advantages of proton therapy are the reduced total energy deposited in the patient as compared to photon techniques and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
CONTEXT There has been rapid adoption of newer radiation treatments such as intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
PURPOSE Intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT) is highly sensitive to range uncertainties and uncertainties caused by setup… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE Intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT) is sensitive to errors, mainly due to high stopping power dependency and steep… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE To compare dose volume histograms of intensity-modulated proton therapy (IMPT) with those of intensity-modulated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The effects of calculational uncertainties on 3D and distal edge tracking (DET) intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Simple tools for studying the effects of inter-fraction and inter-field motions on intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The goal of this work was to facilitate the clinical use of Monte Carlo proton dose calculation to support routine treatment… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Conventional radiation therapy directs photons (X-rays) and electrons at tumours with the intent of eradicating the neoplastic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECT Local tumor control, patient survival, and treatment failure outcomes were analyzed to assess treatment efficacy in 58… Expand
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