Search for dissertations about: "SGRT"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word SGRT.

  1. 1. Patient Positioning in Radiotherapy Using Body Surface Scanning

    Author : Kenneth Wikström; Anders Ahnesjö; Sven Bäck; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Radiotherapy; positioning; body surface; laser scanning; cancer; SGRT; ITV; lung cancer; surrogate; tumour motion; 4DCT; Medicinsk radiofysik; Medical Radiophysics;

    Abstract : External radiotherapy uses ionising radiation to damage the DNA of the tumour cells and thereby inhibit their uncontrolled proliferation. The technical development regarding imaging and visualisation for radiotherapy has increased considerably during the last decades. READ MORE