Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancers: Indications and by K. Kian Ang,Adam S. Garden

By K. Kian Ang,Adam S. Garden

lengthy demonstrated as a staple reference for all radiation oncologists, Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancers: symptoms and strategies is now in its Fourth version. This thoroughly up-to-date version offers the cutting-edge protocols presently used on the MD Anderson melanoma heart and carefully explains the foundations, nomenclature, and medical use of intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT). the 1st part discusses the sensible features of exterior beam treatment, brachytherapy, and endocavitary beam treatment and gives instructions on sufferer care earlier than and through radiotherapy. the second one part offers specific insurance of site-specific symptoms and techniques.

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