Esophageal wall dose-surface maps do not improve the predictive performance of a multivariable NTCP model for acute esophageal toxicity in advanced stage NSCLC patients treated with intensity-modulated (chemo-) radiotherapy

Frank Dankers*, Robin Wijsman, Esther G. C. Troost, Rene Monshouwer, Johan Bussink, Aswin L. Hoffmann

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3668-3681
Number of pages14
JournalPhysics in Medicine and Biology
Volume62
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 7 May 2017

Keywords

  • non-small cell lung cancer
  • esophagitis
  • NTCP
  • highly conformal radiation therapy
  • predictive models
  • dose maps
  • CELL LUNG-CANCER
  • 3-DIMENSIONAL CONFORMAL RADIOTHERAPY
  • RADIATION-THERAPY
  • PROSTATE-CANCER
  • RISK-FACTORS
  • CONCURRENT CHEMOTHERAPY
  • EXTERNAL VALIDATION
  • MOTION
  • IMRT
  • QUANTIFICATION

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