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Title Physics in radiation oncology : self-assessment guide / edited by Andrew Godley and Ping Xia.

Publication Info. New York : Demos Medical, [2016]

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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed October 20, 2015).
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Share Physics in Radiation Oncology Self-Assessment Guide; Chapter 1: Fundamental Physics; 1.1 Units; 1.2 Atomic and Nuclear Structure; 1.3 Radioactivity; 1.4 Exponential Decay; Chapter 2: Radiation Generating Equipment; 2.1 Production of X-Rays; 2.2 Linear Accelerators; 2.3 Particle and Source-Based Radiation; Chapter 3: Ionizing Radiation; 3.1 Photon Interactions; 3.2 Particle Interactions; Chapter 4: Absorbed Dose; 4.1 Dosimetry; 4.2 Dosimeters; Chapter 5: Photon Treatment; 5.1 Beam Quality.
5.2 Factors Affecting Photon Dose Deposition5.3 Monitor Unit Calculations; Chapter 6: Basic Treatment Planning; Chapter 7: Electron Treatment; Chapter 8: Brachytherapy; 8.1 Brachytherapy; 8.2 Low-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy; 8.3 High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy; Chapter 9: Advanced Treatment Techniques; 9.1 Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy; 9.2 Stereotactic Radiation Therapy; 9.3 Respiratory Management; 9.4 Computing; Chapter 10: Specialized Treatment; 10.1 Stereotactic Radiosurgery; 10.2 Total Body and Total Skin Irradiation; 10.3 Particle Therapy; 10.4 Hyperthermia; Chapter 11: Quality.
11.1 Therapy Equipment Quality Assurance11.2 Patient Safety; Chapter 12: Radiation Safety and Regulations; 12.1 Rules and Regulations; 12.2 Shielding; Chapter 13: Diagnostic Imaging; 13.1 Radiography and Fluoroscopy; 13.2 MRI; 13.3 Mammography; 13.4 Nuclear Imaging; 13.5 CT; 13.6 Ultrasound; Chapter 14: Image Guidance; Index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Cancer -- Radiotherapy -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Tumors -- Radiotherapy -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Medical physics -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Radiography, Medical -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Neoplasms -- radiotherapy.
Health Physics -- methods.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Radiography, Medical. (OCoLC)fst01088105
Medical physics. (OCoLC)fst01014499
Cancer -- Radiotherapy. (OCoLC)fst00845473
Tumors -- Radiotherapy. (OCoLC)fst01158784
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Examinations. (OCoLC)fst01423780
Added Author Xia, Ping.
Godley, Andrew, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Physics in radiation oncology self-assessment guide. New York : Demos Medical, 2016 9781620700709 1620700700 (DLC) 2015015028 (OCoLC)907449845
ISBN 161705240X (electronic bk.)
9781617052408 (electronic bk.)
1620700700
9781620700709
Standard No. DEBSZ 484753371

 
    
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