Particle Therapy: Physics and Biology

  • D. K. Bewley
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Abstract

The term particle therapy is used to describe treatment with the more exotic types of radiation, excluding X-rays, gamma-rays and electrons. Their value for therapy depends as much on their physical properties as on their radiobiology. These aspects are so interwoven that one cannot be discussed without the others (Raju 1980; Fowler 1981).

Keywords

Lymphoma Argon Helium Fractionation Oncol 

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