Secondary cancer risk after whole-breast radiation therapy: field-in-field versus intensity modulated radiation therapy versus volumetric modulated arc therapy


HACIİSLAMOĞLU E., Cinar Y. , GÜRCAN F., CANYILMAZ E., GÜNGÖR G., Yoney A.

BRITISH JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.92, no.1102, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 92 Issue: 1102
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1259/bjr.20190317
  • Title of Journal : BRITISH JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY

Abstract

Objective: In this study, we used the concept of organ-equivalent dose (OED) to evaluate the excess absolute risk (EAR) for secondary cancer in various organs after radiation treatment for breast cancer.