Review of advanced catheter technologies in radiation oncology brachytherapy procedures

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Zhou, Jun; Zamdborg, Leonid; Sebastian, Evelyn;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Dove Press
  • Journal: Cancer Management and Research,volume 7,pages199-211 (issn: 1179-1322, eissn: 1179-1322)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4507789, doi: 10.2147/CMAR.S46042
  • Subject: catheter technologies | electromagnetic tracking | Review | RC254-282 | Cancer Management and Research | catheter reconstruction | hypofractionated high dose rate treatment | accelerated partial breast irradiation | Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology. Including cancer and carcinogens

Jun Zhou,1,2 Leonid Zamdborg,1 Evelyn Sebastian1 1Department of Radiation Oncology, Beaumont Health System, 2Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Royal Oak, MI, USA Abstract: The development of new catheter and applicator technologies in recent years... View more
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