Details technology associated with radiation oncology, emphasizing design of all equipment allied with radiation treatment. Describes procedures required to implement equipment in clinical service, covering needs assessment, purchase, acceptance, and commissioning, and explains quality assurance issues. Also addresses less common and evolving technologies. For medical physicists and radiation oncologists, as well as radiation therapists, dosimetrists, and engineering technologists. Includes bandw medical images and photos of equipment. Paper edition (unseen), $145.95. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR... See also Brachytherapy; Intravascular brachytherapy; Manual brachytherapy source characteristics, 724-725 source control. ... 1 1 Reoxygenation, 9 Repair, 8 -9 Repopulation, 8-9 Reproducibility tests, 272-273 Request for information in clinical ... See Specific absorption rate Sauerwein GmbH, 727, 728 Scanners, See also CT simulators CT, 140, 165 diagnostic, ... 976 Schmidt optical system, 483 Schonberg Radiation Inc., 612 Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC).
|Title||:||The Modern Technology of Radiation Oncology|
|Author||:||Jacob Van Dyk, Jake Van Dyk|
|Publisher||:||Medical Physics Publishing Corporation - 1999|