Author | J. Robert Cassady, MD

Articles

Response of the Normal Eye to High Dose Radiotherapy

June 01, 1996

his excellent review analyzes ophthalmologic complications following high-dose irradiation of the orbit and surrounding structures as a necessary adjunct to the treatment of patients with carcinomas of the head and neck region. It confirms the critical importance of dose-fraction size in the production of radiation complications, especially in nerve tissue.