Cesium-131 permanent seed brachytherapy: Dosimetric evaluation and radiation exposure to surgeons, radiation oncologists, and staff Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Brachytherapy
  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Cesium Radioisotopes
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Nomograms
  • Occupational Exposure
  • Radiotherapy Planning, Computer-Assisted

abstract

  • Our preliminary experience with (131)Cs lung and HN brachytherapy has been very encouraging with excellent dosimetric coverage and acceptable exposure to the treating physicians and staff.

publication date

  • November 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.brachy.2011.04.002

PubMed ID

  • 21640663

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 508

end page

  • 13

volume

  • 10

number

  • 6