Revised and updated, Handbook of Treatment Planning for Radiation Therapy, Third Edition continues its tradition of providing evidence-based approaches to the specific technical aspects of delivering radiation treatment. Easy to read and relevant to general practice, this popular pocket-sized cancer treatment manual helps to lead radiation oncology trainees and clinicians through the basics of radiotherapy planning and delivery for all major malignancies in a step-by-step manner. Organized by body site or system, each chapter provides technical details and clinical updates to planning as a result of practicing changing paradigms, new and updated equipment and techniques. Specialized topics such as palliative radiotherapy, interventional radiology and pediatric radiotherapy round out the final chapters.
With over 40 new images in addition to detailed accounts of advances in the field, this highly anticipated third edition provides important updates while retaining the valued, practical features of the previous editions. Written by members of staff in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic, this edition continues to be a valuable resource for training as well as a reliable quick reference for professionals in the field such as radiation therapists and technologists, oncology nurses, dosimetrists, physicists, and practicing physicians.
Contents: فهرست فصول
1. General Physics Principles2. Tools for Simulation and Treatment3. Central Nervous System Radiotherapy4. Head and Neck Radiotherapy5. Breast Radiotherapy6. Thoracic Radiotherapy7. Gastrointestinal (Nonesophageal) Radiotherapy8. Genitourinary Radiotherapy9. Gynecologic Radiotherapy10. Lymphoma and Myeloma Radiotherapy11. Soft Tissue Sarcoma Radiotherapy12. Pediatric Radiotherapy13. Palliative RadiotherapyIndex