Advances in Radiation Oncology

This book concisely reviews important advances in radiation oncology, providing practicing radiation oncologists with a fundamental understanding of each topic and an appreciation of its significance for the future of radiation oncology. It explores in detail the impact of newer imaging modalities,...

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Other Authors: Wong, Jeffrey Y.C (Editor)
Schultheiss, Timothy E (Editor)
Radany, Eric H (Editor)
Corporate Authors: SpringerLink (online služba)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cham : Springer International Publishing, 2017
Series:Cancer Treatment and Research
Genre/form:elektronické knihy
ISBN:978-3-319-53235-6
9783319532332
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Online Access:Full-text
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Table of Contents:
  • Use of Multi-parametric MRI in Radiotherapy
  • MRI Guided Radiotherapy
  • MRI Guided Focused Ultrasound and Thermal Oncology
  • Use of PET and Novel Molecular Imaging in IGRT
  • The Impact of IGRT on Normal Tissue Toxicity
  • Image Guided Brachytherapy
  • Hypofractionated IGRT for the treatment of primary cancers
  • SBRT and the treatment of oligometastatic disease
  • Molecular and image guided systemic targeted radiotherapy
  • Integrating Radiotherapy and Immunotherapy
  • Biomarkers and Radiotherapy
  • Application of Mathematical and Systems Biology to Radiotherapy
  • The Importance of Cancer Stem Cells in Radiotherapy
  • Targeting DNA repair mechanisms in radiotherapy.