Optimization of Collimator Trajectory in Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy: Development and Evaluation for Paraspinal SBRT Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Radiotherapy Planning, Computer-Assisted
  • Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated
  • Spinal Neoplasms

abstract

  • Collimator trajectory optimization-based VMAT provides an additional degree of freedom that can improve target coverage and cord sparing of paraspinal SBRT plans compared with standard VMAT and IMRT approaches.

publication date

  • June 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2009.08.056

PubMed ID

  • 20171809

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 591

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 77

number

  • 2