Impact of intensity-modulated radiation therapy on local control in primary soft-tissue sarcoma of the extremity Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bone Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Invasiveness
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated
  • Sarcoma

abstract

  • IMRT in STS of the extremity provides excellent local control in a group of patients with high risk features. This suggests that the precision with which IMRT dose is distributed has a beneficiary effect in sparing normal tissue and improving local control.

publication date

  • September 15, 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2008.16.6249

PubMed ID

  • 18612160

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3440

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 26

number

  • 20