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Tomotherapy

Known as: Helical Tomotherapies, Tomotherapy, Helical, Helical Tomotherapy 
A type of therapy in which radiation is aimed at a tumor from many different directions. The patient lays on a table and is moved through a donut… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
A simple and general fabrication method for helical swimming micromachines by direct laser writing and e-beam evaporation is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE Helical tomotherapy (HT) and volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) are arc-based approaches to IMRT delivery. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
INTRODUCTION Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT), a complex treatment strategy for intensity-modulated radiation therapy, may… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE To evaluate the feasibility of using helical tomotherapy for locally advanced left-sided breast cancer. METHODS AND… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
  • Karl Otto
  • Medical physics
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 26108881
In this work a novel plan optimization platform is presented where treatment is delivered efficiently and accurately in a single… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To compare intensity-modulated proton therapy (IMPT) and helical tomotherapy (HT) treatment plans for nasopharynx cancer… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The desire to improve local tumour control and cure more cancer patients. coupled with advances in computer technology and linear… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE To update our experience with intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) in the treatment of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
  • Cedric X. Yu
  • Physics in medicine and biology
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 20910224
The desire to improve local tumour control and cure more cancer patients, coupled with advances in computer technology and linear… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Tomotherapy, literally "slice therapy," is a proposal for the delivery of radiation therapy with intensity-modulated strips of… Expand
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