Image-guided and Adaptive Radiation Therapy

Image-guided and Adaptive Radiation Therapy

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This book provides detailed, state-of-the-art information and guidelines on the latest developments, innovations, and clinical procedures in image-guided and adaptive radiation therapy. The first section discusses key methodological and technological issues in image-guided and adaptive radiation therapy, including use of implanted fiducial markers, management of respiratory motion, image-guided stereotactic radiosurgery and stereotactic body radiation therapy, three-dimensional conformal brachytherapy, target definition and localization, and PET/CT and biologically conformal radiation therapy. The second section provides practical clinical information on image-guided adaptive radiation therapy for cancers at all common anatomic sites and for pediatric cancers. The third section offers practical guidelines for establishing an effective image-guided adaptive radiation therapy program.Required Supervision Levels for Certain Image-guided Radiation Therapy Services Supervision Level CPT, Current Procedural ... designate codes applicable to qualified independent psychologists; 5 and 6 were added for codes applicable to audiologists and physical therapists. ... TABLE 22.3 CPT Description What This Means in Practice 76950 77014 77421 Ultrasound CT Stereoscopic kV 1a€“Generalanbsp;...

Title:Image-guided and Adaptive Radiation Therapy
Author:Robert D. Timmerman, Lei Xing
Publisher:Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2009-10-01


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