Evaluation of skin dose associated with different frequencies of bolus applications in post-mastectomy three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy


Andic F., Ors Y., Davutoglu R., Cifci S. B. , Ispir E. B. , ERTÜRK M. E.

JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL & CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH, vol.28, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1756-9966-28-41
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL & CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus

Abstract

Background: The study aimed to calculate chest-wall skin dose associated with different frequencies of bolus applications in post-mastectomy three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy (3D-CRT) and to provide detailed information in the selection of an appropriate bolus regimen in this clinical setting.