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


BİLTEKİN F. , YEĞİNER M. , ÖZYİĞİT G.

PHYSICA MEDICA-EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL PHYSICS, vol.31, no.5, pp.517-523, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2015.03.015
  • Title of Journal : PHYSICA MEDICA-EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL PHYSICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.517-523

Abstract

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).