Volume 44. ICRP Publication 44: Protection of the Patient in Radiation Therapy

1st Edition

Annals of the ICRP Volume 15/2

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    • Print ISBN 9780080323367

    Table of Contents

    Preface. Introduction. General principles of radiation therapy. External beam therapy. Brachytherapy. Accuracy of radiation delivery and quality assurance. Radiation response. Expected risk to specific organs/tissues from therapeutic irradiation. Absorbed dose inside/outside the useful radiation beam(s). Organization and planning of radiation oncology services. Radiation therapy staff education, training and duties. Medical research involving the use of radiation therapy. Appendix. References.

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    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 1985
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    Imprint:
    Elsevier
    Print ISBN:
    9780080323367