A critical appraisal of the clinical utility of proton therapy in oncology

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Wang, Dongxu (2015)
  • Publisher: Dove Medical Press
  • Journal: Medical Devices (Auckland, N.Z.), volume 8, pages 439-446 (issn: 1179-1470, eissn: 1179-1470)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2147/MDER.S65594, pmc: PMC4630192
  • Subject: proton therapy | R855-855.5 | radiation | Review | Evidence and Research [Medical Devices] | cancer | Medical technology | oncology

Dongxu WangDepartment of Radiation Oncology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, USAAbstract: Proton therapy is an emerging technology for providing radiation therapy to cancer patients. The depth dose distribution of a proton beam makes it a prefer... View more
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