Boost Techniques



Breast-conserving therapy with surgery and radiotherapy in early breast carcinoma is a well accepted method. Survival rates and locoregional controls after mastectomy or breast-conserving therapy are similar and has been proved in many randomized trials [1–5]. Moreover, these results are confirmed in the meta-analysis of the Early Breast Cancer Trialists’ Collaborative Group [1].


Target Volume Planning Target Volume Clinical Target Volume Surgical Clip Simultaneous Integrate Boost 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiation OncologyIstanbul University, Institute of OncologyIstanbulTurkey

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