Investigating in-field and out-of-field neutron contamination in high-energy medical linear accelerators based on the treatment factors of field size, depth, beam modifiers, and beam type
PHYSICA MEDICA-EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL PHYSICS, vol.31, no.5, pp.517-523, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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PHYSICA MEDICA-EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL PHYSICS
Purpose: We analysed the effects of field size, depth, beam modifier and beam type on the amount of infield and out-of-field neutron contamination for medical linear accelerators (linacs).