Brachytherapy oncology--1983
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Brachytherapy oncology--1983 a collection of papers presented at the Fourth Annual Brachytherapy Update, March 24-25, 1983, New York, New York by Brachytherapy Update (4th 1983 New York, N.Y.)

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Published by Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Basil S. Hilaris and Mostafa A. Batata.
ContributionsHilaris, Basil S., 1928-, Batata, Mostafa A. 1929-, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
LC ClassificationsRC280.P7 B73 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 139 p. :
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3163548M
LC Control Number83005414

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In: Hilaris BS, Batata MA (eds) Brachytherapy oncology Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, pp 57–63 Google Scholar Anderson LL, Wagner LK, Schauer TH (a) Memorial Hospital methods of dose calculation for Ir.   External beam radiation (ERT) to the whole pelvis of 40 Gy over 4 weeks was given pre or postop- * Brachytherapy Service, Department of Radiation Therapy. t Department of Medical Physics. Reprints request to: L. R. Mandell, M.D., Ph.D. Acknowledgment-The authors would like to thank Miss Denise King for her efforts in preparation of this.   An improved technique for endobronchial brachytherapy Radiother Oncol 5: () D. Moylan, K. Strubler, C. Unoe, Transbronchial brachytherapy of recurrent bronchogenic carcinoma: A new approach using the flexible fiberoptic bronchoscope Radiology () D.   Interstitial nasopharyngeal brachytherapy L. B. HARRISON AND J. B. WEISSBERG remains without disease in January There has been no complication. Case 2: A year old white female presented in July with a left neck mass, found to be poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma, consistent with lymphoepithelioma.

Another commercial brachytherapy TPS was the ROCS program (Radiation Oncology Computer Systems, Inc., Carlsbad, CA, USA) introduced in by physicist, founder, and president David Neblett. It was written in the BASIC computer programming language for the PC and included an ultrasound-guided prostate brachytherapy package. In: Hilaris BS, Batata MA (eds) Brachytherapy oncology Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, pp 83–91 Google Scholar Syed AMN, Puthawala AA, Severance SR et al () Intraluminal irradiation in the treatment of esophageal cancer. Brachytherapy dose distributions were initially calculated on public domain programs on large regionally located computers. apyOncology–New this book by Bryant Boutwell seems to be. — The University Hospital of Sant Pau (Spain) — Degree in general medicine, training in radiation oncology; — The Radiation Therapy Department in the Royal Marsden Hospital (UK) — Training; — The Radiation Oncology Department at .