George T. Y. Chen, PhD | Authors

Emerging Technology in Cancer Treatment: Radiotherapy Modalities

October 01, 2003

Dr. Hevezi provides a broadoverview of the numeroustechnical innovations thathave been commercialized and arenow available to many centers for theradiation treatment of cancers. Hisreview describes computed tomography(CT) simulation, stereotactic radiosurgery,intensity-modulated radiotherapy(IMRT), and advances inbrachytherapy. The article's breadth ofcoverage necessarily limits details.