Practical Radiation Oncology Physics E Book
  • Release Date : 24 June 2015
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Categories : Medical
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780323263757
  • ISBN 10 : 0323263755
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Synopsis : Practical Radiation Oncology Physics E Book written by Sonja Dieterich, published by Elsevier Health Sciences which was released on 24 June 2015. Download Practical Radiation Oncology Physics E Book Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Perfect for radiation oncologists, medical physicists, and residents in both fields, Practical Radiation Oncology Physics provides a concise and practical summary of the current practice standards in therapeutic medical physics. A companion to the fourth edition of Clinical Radiation Oncology, by Drs. Leonard Gunderson and Joel Tepper, this indispensable guide helps you ensure a current, state-of-the art clinical practice. Covers key topics such as relative and in-vivo dosimetry, imaging and clinical imaging, stereotactic body radiation therapy, and brachytherapy. Describes technical aspects and patient-related aspects of current clinical practice. Offers key practice guideline recommendations from professional societies throughout — including AAPM, ASTRO, ABS, ACR, IAEA, and others. Includes therapeutic applications of x-rays, gamma rays, electron and charged particle beams, neutrons, and radiation from sealed radionuclide sources, plus the equipment associated with their production, use, measurement, and evaluation. Features a "For the Physician" box in each chapter, which summarizes the key points with the most impact on the quality and safety of patient care. Provides a user-friendly appendix with annotated compilations of all relevant recommendation documents. Medicine eBook is accessible on a variety of devices.