Effects of a difference in respiratory cycle between treatment planning and irradiation for phase-controlled rescanning and carbon pencil beam scanning.

TitleEffects of a difference in respiratory cycle between treatment planning and irradiation for phase-controlled rescanning and carbon pencil beam scanning.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsMori S, Inaniwa T, Furukawa T, Zenklusen S, Shirai T, Noda K
JournalThe British journal of radiology
Volume86
Issue1028
Pagination20130163
Date Published2013 Aug
Abstract

To evaluate the impact of variation in respiratory cycle between treatment planning and irradiation for pencil beam scanning and phase-controlled rescanning (PCR) on the resulting dose distribution, we conducted a simulation study based on four-dimensional CT (4DCT) data for lung cancer patients.

DOI10.1093/abbs/gmt079
Alternate JournalBr J Radiol