Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

2003

Abstract

Parallel tangent breast irradiation is commonly used postbreast conservation surgery for early breast cancer patient without lymph node involvement to improve local disease control. Intra-fractional and inter-fractional variabilities are often presented in daily treatment setup. The present pilot study used Electronic Portal Imaging (EPI) to evaluate intra-and inter-fraction motion in patients undergoing simple breast tangent radiotherapy.

Notes

Presentation at the Canadian Association of Radiation Oncologists (CARO) Annual Scientific Meeting in Montreal, QC in Oct. 2003