Report of the Task Group 186 on model-based dose calculation methods in brachytherapy beyond the TG-43 formalism: Current status and recommendations for clinical implementation

Luc Beaulieu, Asa Carlsson Tedgren, Jean-Francois Carrier, Stephen D. Davis, Firas Mourtada, Mark J. Rivard, Rowan M. Thomson, Frank Verhaegen, Todd A. Wareing, Jeffrey F. Williamson

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6208-6236
JournalMedical Physics
Volume39
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2012

Keywords

  • brachytherapy
  • treatment planning
  • dose calculation
  • radiation transport
  • commissioning
  • dose scoring
  • heterogeneities
  • material assignments

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Beaulieu, Luc ; Tedgren, Asa Carlsson ; Carrier, Jean-Francois ; Davis, Stephen D. ; Mourtada, Firas ; Rivard, Mark J. ; Thomson, Rowan M. ; Verhaegen, Frank ; Wareing, Todd A. ; Williamson, Jeffrey F. / Report of the Task Group 186 on model-based dose calculation methods in brachytherapy beyond the TG-43 formalism: Current status and recommendations for clinical implementation. In: Medical Physics. 2012 ; Vol. 39, No. 10. pp. 6208-6236.
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Beaulieu, L, Tedgren, AC, Carrier, J-F, Davis, SD, Mourtada, F, Rivard, MJ, Thomson, RM, Verhaegen, F, Wareing, TA & Williamson, JF 2012, 'Report of the Task Group 186 on model-based dose calculation methods in brachytherapy beyond the TG-43 formalism: Current status and recommendations for clinical implementation', Medical Physics, vol. 39, no. 10, pp. 6208-6236. https://doi.org/10.1118/1.4747264

Report of the Task Group 186 on model-based dose calculation methods in brachytherapy beyond the TG-43 formalism: Current status and recommendations for clinical implementation. / Beaulieu, Luc; Tedgren, Asa Carlsson; Carrier, Jean-Francois; Davis, Stephen D.; Mourtada, Firas; Rivard, Mark J.; Thomson, Rowan M.; Verhaegen, Frank; Wareing, Todd A.; Williamson, Jeffrey F.

In: Medical Physics, Vol. 39, No. 10, 10.2012, p. 6208-6236.

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