Application of single- and dual-energy CT brain tissue segmentation to PET monitoring of proton therapy

Bianca Berndt, Guillaume Landry, Florian Schwarz, Thomas Tessonnier, Florian Kamp, George Dedes, Christian Thieke, Matthias Wrl, Christopher Kurz, Ute Ganswindt, Frank Verhaegen, Juergen Debus, Claus Belka, Wieland Sommer, Maximilian Reiser, Julia Bauer, Katia Parodi*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2427-2448
Number of pages22
JournalPhysics in Medicine and Biology
Volume62
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 27 Feb 2017

Keywords

  • dual energy CT
  • PET
  • range verification
  • in vivo
  • brain segmentation
  • MRI
  • tissue substitutes
  • IN-BEAM PET
  • POSITRON-EMISSION-TOMOGRAPHY
  • CARLO DOSE CALCULATIONS
  • PROMPT GAMMA EMISSION
  • MONTE-CARLO
  • COMPUTED-TOMOGRAPHY
  • RANGE VERIFICATION
  • METALLIC IMPLANTS
  • VIVO VERIFICATION
  • PARTICLE THERAPY

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