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Plan Evaluation in 3D Conformal Radiotherapy

  • Subhas PanditEmail author
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Abstract

Plan evaluation in conformal radiotherapy is a series of evaluation of a radiotherapy plan to ensure that treatment plan meets the desired goal for the patient with acceptable toxicity. This is a very important step in radiotherapy plan execution and any error identified at this stage should be corrected before actual delivery of radiation. The chapter summarizes on how to systematically evaluate a 3D conformal radiotherapy plan.

Keywords

Plan evaluation Conformal radiotherapy Dose–volume histogram 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Kathmandu Cancer CenterKathmanduNepal

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