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Exposure of the lungs in breast cancer radiotherapy: A systematic review of lung doses published 2010-2015

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Background and purpose: We report a systematic review of lung radiation doses from breast cancer radiotherapy.

Methods and materials: Studies describing breast cancer radiotherapy regimens published during 2010–2015 and reporting lung dose were included. Doses were compared between different countries, anatomical regions irradiated, techniques and use of breathing adaptation.

Results: 471 regimens from 32 countries were identified. The average mean ipsilateral lung do...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.radonc.2017.11.022

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-4046-0573
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
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Danish Society for Clinical Oncology More from this funder
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Radiotherapy and Oncology Journal website
Volume:
126
Issue:
1
Pages:
148-154
Publication date:
2018-12-12
Acceptance date:
2017-11-25
DOI:
EISSN:
1879-0887
ISSN:
0167-8140
Pmid:
29246585
Source identifiers:
811968
Language:
English
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pubs:811968
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pubs:811968
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2018-11-26

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