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Radiotherapy fractionation

Known as: Fractionation, Fractionation Radiotherapy 
Dividing the total dose of radiation therapy into several smaller, equal doses delivered over a period of several days.
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
BACKGROUND Radiotherapy reduces the risk of local recurrence in rectal cancer. However, the optimal radiotherapy fractionation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
BACKGROUND The Meta-Analysis of Radiotherapy in squamous cell Carcinomas of Head and neck (MARCH) showed that altered… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND A current recommendation for locoregionally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is conventional fractionated… Expand
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE To prospectively investigate the effect of radiotherapy fraction size on clinical outcomes in early… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
PURPOSE In lung cancer, randomized trials assessing hyperfractionated or accelerated radiotherapy seem to yield conflicting… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
PURPOSE To report outcome of HPV-related [HPV(+)] oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) managed predominantly by altered-fractionation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The current standard treatment for locoregionally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) was conventional… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Oropharyngeal squamous-cell carcinomas caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) are associated with favorable survival… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
PURPOSE To compare pain relief among various dose-fractionation schedules of localized radiotherapy (RT) in the treatment of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Salvage of patients with relapsed and refractory Hodgkin disease (HD) with high-dose chemoradiotherapy (HDT) and autologous stem… Expand
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