A RETROSPECTIVE COMPARISON OF ROBOTIC STEREOTACTIC BODY RADIOTHERAPY AND THREE-DIMENSIONAL CONFORMAL RADIOTHERAPY FOR THE REIRRADIATION OF LOCALLY RECURRENT NASOPHARYNGEAL CARCINOMA


ÖZYİĞİT G., CENGİZ M., YAZICI G., YILDIZ F., Gurkaynak M., Zorlu F., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS, vol.81, no.4, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 81 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2011.02.054
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus

Abstract

Purpose: We assessed therapeutic outcomes of reirradiation with robotic stereotactic radiotherapy (SBRT) for locally recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma (LRNPC) patients and compared those results with three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy (CRT) with or without brachytherapy (BRT).