What is plan quality in radiotherapy? The importance of evaluating dose metrics, complexity, and robustness of treatment plans

Victor Hernandez*, Christian Ronn Hansen, Lamberto Widesott, Anna Back, Richard Canters, Marco Fusella, Julia Gotstedt, Diego Jurado-Bruggeman, Nobutaka Mukumoto, Laura Patricia Kaplan, Irena Koniarova, Tomasz Piotrowski, Lorenzo Placidi, Ana Vaniqui, Nuria Jornet

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)26-33
Number of pages8
JournalRadiotherapy and Oncology
Volume153
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2020

Keywords

  • Plan quality
  • Dose metrics
  • Complexity
  • Robustness
  • Robust optimisation
  • Robust evaluation
  • Complexity metrics
  • MODULATED PROTON THERAPY
  • RADIATION-THERAPY
  • TREATMENT UNCERTAINTIES
  • APERTURE COMPLEXITY
  • RANGE UNCERTAINTIES
  • NORMAL TISSUE
  • IMRT
  • HEAD
  • INDEX
  • MARGINS

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