Practical Radiation Oncology Physics E Book

Perfect for radiation oncologists, medical physicists, and residents in both fields, Practical Radiation Oncology Physics provides a concise and practical summary of the current practice standards in therapeutic medical physics. A companion to the fourth edition of Clinical Radiation Oncology, by Drs. Leonard Gunderson and Joel Tepper, this indispensable guide helps you ensure a current, state-of-the art clinical practice. Covers key topics such as relative and in-vivo dosimetry, imaging and clinical imaging, stereotactic body radiation therapy, and brachytherapy. Describes technical aspects and patient-related aspects of current clinical practice. Offers key practice guideline recommendations from professional societies throughout — including AAPM, ASTRO, ABS, ACR, IAEA, and others. Includes therapeutic applications of x-rays, gamma rays, electron and charged particle beams, neutrons, and radiation from sealed radionuclide sources, plus the equipment associated with their production, use, measurement, and evaluation. Features a "For the Physician" box in each chapter, which summarizes the key points with the most impact on the quality and safety of patient care. Provides a user-friendly appendix with annotated compilations of all relevant recommendation documents. Medicine eBook is accessible on a variety of devices.

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  • Author : Sonja Dieterich
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • ISBN : 0323263755
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 reviews
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Practical Radiation Oncology Physics E-Book

Practical Radiation Oncology Physics E-Book
  • Author : Sonja Dieterich,Eric Ford,Daniel Pavord,Jing Zeng
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 24 June 2015
GET THIS BOOKPractical Radiation Oncology Physics E-Book

Perfect for radiation oncologists, medical physicists, and residents in both fields, Practical Radiation Oncology Physics provides a concise and practical summary of the current practice standards in therapeutic medical physics. A companion to the fourth edition of Clinical Radiation Oncology, by Drs. Leonard Gunderson and Joel Tepper, this indispensable guide helps you ensure a current, state-of-the art clinical practice. Covers key topics such as relative and in-vivo dosimetry, imaging and clinical imaging, stereotactic body radiation therapy, and brachytherapy. Describes technical

Practical Radiation Oncology Physics

Practical Radiation Oncology Physics
  • Author : Sonja Dieterich,Eric Ford,Daniel Pavord,Jing Zeng
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 21 August 2015
GET THIS BOOKPractical Radiation Oncology Physics

Perfect for radiation oncologists, medical physicists, and residents in both fields, Practical Radiation Oncology Physics provides a concise and practical summary of the current practice standards in therapeutic medical physics. A companion to the fourth edition of Clinical Radiation Oncology, by Drs. Leonard Gunderson and Joel Tepper, this indispensable guide helps you ensure a current, state-of-the art clinical practice. Covers key topics such as relative and in-vivo dosimetry, imaging and clinical imaging, stereotactic body radiation therapy, and brachytherapy. Describes technical

Practical Radiation Oncology

Practical Radiation Oncology
  • Author : Supriya Mallick,Goura K. Rath,Rony Benson
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 25 November 2019
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This book addresses the most relevant aspects of radiation oncology in terms of technical integrity, dose parameters, machine and software specifications, as well as regulatory requirements. Radiation oncology is a unique field that combines physics and biology. As a result, it has not only a clinical aspect, but also a physics aspect and biology aspect, all three of which are inter-related and critical to optimal radiation treatment planning. In addition, radiation oncology involves a host of machines/software. One needs

Radiation Oncology Physics

Radiation Oncology Physics
  • Author : International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Publisher : IAEA
  • Release : 12 April 2021
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This publication is aimed at students and teachers involved in teaching programmes in field of medical radiation physics, and it covers the basic medical physics knowledge required in the form of a syllabus for modern radiation oncology. The information will be useful to those preparing for professional certification exams in radiation oncology, medical physics, dosimetry or radiotherapy technology.

Radiation Oncology: A Physicist's-Eye View

Radiation Oncology: A Physicist's-Eye View
  • Author : Michael Goitein
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 14 August 2007
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The papers collected in this hugely useful volume cover the principle physical and biological aspects of radiation therapy and in addition, address practical clinical considerations in the planning and delivering of that therapy. The importance of the assessment of uncertainties is emphasized. Topics include an overview of the physics of the interactions of radiation with matter and the definition of the goals and the design of radiation therapy approaches.

Physics in Radiation Oncology Self-Assessment Guide

Physics in Radiation Oncology Self-Assessment Guide
  • Author : Ping Xia, PhD,Andrew Godley, PhD
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 08 September 2015
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This guide & companion to the Radiation Oncology Self-Assessment Guide is a comprehensive physics review for anyone in the field of radiation oncology looking to enhance their knowledge of medical physics. It covers in depth the principles of radiation physics as applied to radiation therapy along with their technical and clinical applications. To foster retention of key concepts and data, the resource utilizes a user-friendly ìflash cardî question and answer format with over 800 questions. The questions are supported by detailed answers

The Physics of Radiation Therapy

The Physics of Radiation Therapy
  • Author : Faiz M. Khan
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 28 March 2012
GET THIS BOOKThe Physics of Radiation Therapy

Dr. Khan's classic textbook on radiation oncology physics is now in its thoroughly revised and updated Fourth Edition. It provides the entire radiation therapy team—radiation oncologists, medical physicists, dosimetrists, and radiation therapists—with a thorough understanding of the physics and practical clinical applications of advanced radiation therapy technologies, including 3D-CRT, stereotactic radiotherapy, HDR, IMRT, IGRT, and proton beam therapy. These technologies are discussed along with the physical concepts underlying treatment planning, treatment delivery, and dosimetry. This Fourth Edition includes

Practical Radiation Protection in Healthcare

Practical Radiation Protection in Healthcare
  • Author : Colin J. Martin,David G. Sutton
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 05 January 2015
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The application of radiation to medical problems plays an ever-increasing role in diagnosis and treatment of disease. It is essential that medical physicists have the knowledge, understanding and practical skills to implement radiation protection as new techniques are developed. Practical Radiation Protection in Healthcare provides a practical guide for medical physicists and others involved with radiation protection in the healthcare environment. The guidance is based on principles set out in current recommendations of the International Commission for Radiological Protection and

Practical Radiotherapy

Practical Radiotherapy
  • Author : Pam Cerry,Angela Duxbury
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 06 January 1998
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An introduction to the physical principles and equipment involved in the production, use and attenuation of radiation, and the laws governing the administration of ionising radiations. Written by a distinguished team of radiography teachers, the book is designed specifically for the needs of the radiographer in training. The clear text is well-illustrated throughout with half-tones and line drawings.

Handbook of Radiotherapy Physics

Handbook of Radiotherapy Physics
  • Author : P Mayles,A Nahum,J.C Rosenwald
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 12 June 2007
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From background physics and biological models to the latest imaging and treatment modalities, the Handbook of Radiotherapy Physics: Theory and Practice covers all theoretical and practical aspects of radiotherapy physics. In this comprehensive reference, each part focuses on a major area of radiotherapy, beginning with an introduction by the editors and then subdividing into self-contained chapters. The first three parts present the fundamentals of the underlying physics, radiobiology, and technology involved. The ensuing sections discuss the support requirements of external

Radiation Safety in Radiation Oncology

Radiation Safety in Radiation Oncology
  • Author : K. N. Govinda Rajan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 28 July 2017
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The proposed book aims to explain the basic principles, concepts and regulations behind radiation protection and their application in the field of radiation oncology practice. This book will be useful to all those students, teachers and practicing professionals involved in the field of radiation oncology.

Hendee's Radiation Therapy Physics

Hendee's Radiation Therapy Physics
  • Author : Todd Pawlicki,Daniel J. Scanderbeg,George Starkschall
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 18 April 2016
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This completely updated and revised new edition of Radiation Therapy Physics contains comprehensive, balanced coverage of the fundamental radiation physics principles and its clinical applications. Since publication of the ground-breaking first edition in the 1970s, high-energy x-ray and electron beams have increasingly become the preferred approach to the radiation treatment of many cancers. Obviously, too, the use of computers has become pervasive in radiation therapy. Imaging techniques and computers are now used routinely in treatment planning, and sophisticated methods are

Technical Basis of Radiation Therapy

Technical Basis of Radiation Therapy
  • Author : Seymour H. Levitt,James A. Purdy,Carlos A. Perez,S. Vijayakumar
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 07 February 2008
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This book, now in its fourth edition, is unique in detailing in depth the technological basis of radiation therapy. Compared with the previous edition, all chapters have been rewritten and updated. In addition, new chapters have been included on various topics, including the use of imaging in treatment planning, second malignant neoplasms due to irradiation, and quality assurance in radiation oncology. The book is divided into two sections. The first covers basic concepts in treatment planning, including essential physics, and