high dose rate brachytherapy

Known as: Brachytherapy, High Dose rate (HDR), High-Dose Rate Brachytherapy 
Internal radiation treatment that targets a cancerous tissue with accurate, high doses of radiation through the use of inserted temporary implants.
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2009
2009
PURPOSE To evaluate the incidence, timing, nature and outcome of urethral strictures following high dose rate brachytherapy (HDRB… (More)
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2007
2007
PURPOSE We report the outcome and toxicities of high dose rate brachytherapy as a boost for localized prostate cancer… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE A randomised phase III trial has compared external beam radiotherapy alone with a dose escalated schedule… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE High dose rate brachytherapy (HDR-BT) in prostate cancer (PC) is receiving increasing interest. The steep… (More)
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2003
2003
We present 39 patients with lip carcinoma treated with HDR, (needles) with 5-5.5 Gy per 8-10 fractions b.i.d. (total dose 40.5-45… (More)
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2001
2001
PURPOSE Our aim was to compare the role of remote afterloaded high-dose-rate brachytherapy (HDRB) with traditional low-dose-rate… (More)
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2000
2000
PURPOSE We analyzed our experience with external radiotherapy, combined modality treatment, or HDR brachytherapy alone to limited… (More)
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1996
1996
PURPOSE Pulsed dose rate (PDR) brachytherapy is a new type of afterloading brachytherapy (BT) in which a continuous low dose rate… (More)
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1994
1994
PURPOSE This study is a prospective randomized clinical trial undertaken at our center to compare low dose rate versus high dose… (More)
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1992
1992
The high dose rate brachytherapy uses a single source os 192Ir with 10Ci of nominal activity in a remote afterloading machine… (More)
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