Is there any impact of PET/CT on radiotherapy planning in rectal cancer patients undergoing preoperative IMRT?


Kilic D., ÇATLI DİNÇ S. , Ulger S., Kapucu L. Ö.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.45, ss.129-135, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 45 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1312-149
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.129-135

Özet

Background/aim: To investigate the effect of positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET/CT)-based contouring on dosimetric parameters in rectal cancer patients undergoing preoperative intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT).