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A cardiac contouring atlas for radiotherapy

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Background and Purpose: The heart is a complex anatomical organ and contouring the cardiac substructures is challenging. This study presents a reproducible method for contouring left ventricular and coronary arterial segments on radiotherapy CT-planning scans.

Material and Methods: Segments were defined from cardiology models and agreed by two cardiologists. Reference atlas contours were delineated and written guidelines prepared. Six radiation oncologists tested the atlas. Spatial ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.radonc.2017.01.008

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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:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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Funding agency for:
Warren, S
Grant:
C5255/A15935
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Radiotherapy and Oncology Journal website
Volume:
122
Issue:
3
Pages:
416-422
Publication date:
2017-02-21
Acceptance date:
2017-01-11
DOI:
EISSN:
1879-0887
ISSN:
0167-8140
Source identifiers:
673038
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pubs:673038
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uuid:65dafb5a-4b9f-4171-b396-d32c3555870f
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pubs:673038
Deposit date:
2017-01-25

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