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Hounsfield units variations

Hounsfield units variations Original article Original article 1 2 1 2 1 Strahlenther Onkol 2014 · 190:88–93 B.Z   url ·     R.T   iefling ·     P.W   inkler ·     P.K   indl ·     K.S.K   app DOI 10.1007/s00066-013-0464-5 Department of Therapeutic Radiotherapy and Oncology, University Received: 10 June 2013 Medical School of Graz, Comprehensive Cancer Center Graz Accepted: 11 September 2013 Institute of Materials Physics, University of Technology, Graz Published online: 9 November 2013 © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013 Impact  on  CT-density  based  conversion  tables  and  their  effects  on  dose  distribution In order to achieve exact dose control in for the purpose of radiation treatment ing the edge zones as described by Gör- external beam radiation therapy (EBRT), planning using two CT scanners (Toshiba litz [6]. In order to convert the CT values computer-assisted treatment planning Aquilion) with a gantry opening of 90 cm into the physical densities that are need- systems (TPS) are used to generate dose and a standard field of view of 70 cm. To ed to calculate the dose distribution, con- distributions from CT data sets. The cal- ensure consistent image quality, different version tables were created in the TPS. culated http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Strahlentherapie und Onkologie Springer Journals

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Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2013 by Springer Heidelberg Berlin
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Radiotherapy; Oncology
ISSN
0179-7158
eISSN
1439-099X
DOI
10.1007/s00066-013-0464-5
pmid
24201381
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Abstract

Original article Original article 1 2 1 2 1 Strahlenther Onkol 2014 · 190:88–93 B.Z   url ·     R.T   iefling ·     P.W   inkler ·     P.K   indl ·     K.S.K   app DOI 10.1007/s00066-013-0464-5 Department of Therapeutic Radiotherapy and Oncology, University Received: 10 June 2013 Medical School of Graz, Comprehensive Cancer Center Graz Accepted: 11 September 2013 Institute of Materials Physics, University of Technology, Graz Published online: 9 November 2013 © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013 Impact  on  CT-density  based  conversion  tables  and  their  effects  on  dose  distribution In order to achieve exact dose control in for the purpose of radiation treatment ing the edge zones as described by Gör- external beam radiation therapy (EBRT), planning using two CT scanners (Toshiba litz [6]. In order to convert the CT values computer-assisted treatment planning Aquilion) with a gantry opening of 90 cm into the physical densities that are need- systems (TPS) are used to generate dose and a standard field of view of 70 cm. To ed to calculate the dose distribution, con- distributions from CT data sets. The cal- ensure consistent image quality, different version tables were created in the TPS. culated

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Strahlentherapie und OnkologieSpringer Journals

Published: Nov 9, 2013

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