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Título : GDR in Radiotherapy Treatment Fields with 18 MV Accelerators
Autor : 6207
Fecha de publicación : jun-2015
Editorial : CERN, European Organization for Nuclear Research
Resumen : Giant dipole photo-nuclear reactions generated during Linac radiotherapy are of concern due to the undesirable neutron dose delivered to patients. Nuclear track methodology provides an estimation of gradients of photo-neutrons fields in radiotherapy treatments for 18 MV linear accelerators and it revealed an unexpected behaviour around isocenter. Enhancement effects are observed on absorbed dose due to both scattered photo-neutrons and ( ,n) reactions. Thermal neutrons can give a dose boost if the tumour is loaded with 10B and a new BNCT approach combined with the standard photon field is proposed.
URI : http://localhost/xmlui/handle/20.500.11845/783
ISBN : 9789290834182
Otros identificadores : info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Aparece en las colecciones: *Documentos Académicos*-- UA Ciencias Nucleares

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