Investigating the effect of dental implant materials with different densities on radiotherapy dose distribution using Monte-Carlo simulation and pencil beam convolution algorithm

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Akyol O., Dirican B., Toklu T., EREN H., OLĞAR T.

DENTOMAXILLOFACIAL RADIOLOGY, vol.48, no.4, 2019 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1259/dmfr.20180267
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Keywords: dental Implant, Monte Carlo, radiotherapy, pencil beam convolution algorithm, TITANIUM, HEAD, SURROUNDINGS, IRRADIATION, PROSTHESES, RADIATION, ZIRCONIA


Objectives: The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of dental implant materials with different physical densities on dose distribution for head and neck cancer radiotherapy planning.