Volume Modulated Arc Therapy

Known as: VMAT 
Radiation therapy delivered to the whole volume of target tissue by a single rotation of the linear accelerator gantry.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND The quality of Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT) plans is highly dependent on the performance of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE To develop an optimization method using volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) and evaluate VMAT plans relative to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE To evaluate the relative plan quality of single-isocenter vs. multi-isocenter volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE To compare step-and-shoot intensity-modulated radiotherapy (ss-IMRT) with volumetric-modulated arc therapy (VMAT) for… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) is a specific type of intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) in which the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
An efficient method for volumetric intensity modulated arc therapy (VMAT) planning was developed, where a single arc (360 degrees… (More)
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2009
2009
In this paper it is formally shown that the dynamic multileaf collimator (MLC) IMRT delivery technique remains valid if the MLC… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
In this work a novel plan optimization platform is presented where treatment is delivered efficiently and accurately in a single… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) is a novel form of intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) optimization that… (More)
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