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Photon-beam radiation therapy and Monte Carlo

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2 Author(s)
Siantar, C.L.H. ; Lawrence Livermore Nat. Lab., CA, USA ; Garrett, D.

Because small variations in radiation doses can cause significant changes in clinical outcome, the calculation accuracy is a major factor in the success or failure of a cancer treatment course. This article describes how stochastic, Monte Carlo radiation transport methods can predict radiation doses for cancer patients

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Computing in Science & Engineering  (Volume:2 ,  Issue: 5 )