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Quantitative assessment of tumour response to therapy by diagnostic ultrasound

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Chemotherapy forms the mainstay of treatment for patients with liver tumours, which has a number of significant side effects. Treatment response is often assessed some time after commencement of treatment. A quantitative method to detect early liver tumour response to chemotherapy would be beneficial to facilitate termination of ineffective treatment and to minimise unnecessary side effects. This thesis investigated firstly whether fractal analysis of contrast enhanced computed tomog...

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Nuffield Department of Surgery, Green Templeton College
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Magdalen College
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Nuffield Department of Surgery
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Nuffield Department of Surgery, Green Templeton College
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King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
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WT 088877/Z/09/Z
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WT 088877/Z/09/Z
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DPhil
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Doctoral
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University of Oxford

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