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, L., Tedgren, A. C., Carrier, J-F., Davis, S. D., Mourtada, F., Rivard, M. J., Thomson, R. M., Verhaegen, F., Wareing, T. A., & Williamson, J. F. (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, 39(10), 6208-6236. https://doi.org/10.1118/1.4747264