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AbstractBackgroundInformation is key to patient informed choice and the internet is currently a major source of health information for adults in the UK. In order for the users to make use of the information it must be presented in a way that the user can understand. This depends on a number of...
AbstractAimsCurrent literature suggests the information and support needs of oncology patients undergoing radical radiotherapy to the prostate often remain unmet and can impact quality of life. We aimed to explore the effectiveness of delivery and opportunities for service improvement, including...
AbstractAimTo evaluate the Klarity® Mask with respect to skin doses and toxicity secondary to head and neck cancer radiation treatment.Materials and methodsThis prospective study included five nasopharyngeal cancer patients who underwent intensity-modulated radiation therapy and monitored for...
AbstractBackgroundSafety is a mandatory issue during the operation of a nuclear power plant. A nuclear reactor can have some atmospheric dispersion due to any errors in the safety system.PurposeThe aim of this study is to estimate the cancer risk incidence for different body organs due to...
AbstractPurposeTo investigate discrepancies in dose calculation algorithms used for lung stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) plans.Methods and materialsIn total, 30 patients lung SBRT treatment plans, initially generated using BrainLab Pencil Beam (BL_PB) algorithm for 10 Gy×5 Fractions to the...
AbstractBackgroundImaging protocols are implemented to identify and minimise set-up errors. A crucial component to the success of these protocols is staff compliance.Materials and methodsThis is case report describing a retrospective review of radiation therapists’ compliance to a palliative...
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