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 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 92 Issue: 1102
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1259/bjr.20190317
  • Journal Name: BRITISH JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus

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.