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Advances in intensity-modulated radiotherapy delivery.

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Fixed-field intensity-modulated treatments, delivered by conventional linac-plus-multileaf systems, have rapidly become the most common form of IMRT. Several innovative alternative IMRT options are also now available, including tomotherapy, CyberKnife and jaws-only linacs. These innovative approaches have divergent rationales. Jaws-only IMRT is being developed because it allows treatments to be delivered using conventional linacs without expensive multileaf collimators and not because it impr...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Oncology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cancer treatment and research More from this journal
Volume:
139
Pages:
193-214
Publication date:
2008-01-01
ISSN:
0927-3042
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:228631
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uuid:61e4426f-ef0c-439e-beb0-dc1c36b2807e
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pubs:228631
Source identifiers:
228631
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2012-12-19

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