Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 August 2012

528 Pages | 184 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199696567

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Highly Commended in the Oncology Category, BMA Medicine Book Awards 2013

External Beam Therapy

Second Edition

Edited by Peter Hoskin

Radiotherapy in Practice

  • Provides essential background information on external beam planning physic and dosimetry
  • Emphasizes practical guidance, key for use in clinical practice
  • Includes site specific chapter covering all major cancer sites treated with this modality
  • Full colour with over 150 illustrations to aid understanding

New to this Edition:

  • All chapters updated to reflect changes in practice of External Beam Therapy including advances in imaging, use of more complex techniques such as IMRT and changing dose prescriptions
  • Includes new coverage on the physics of proton beams

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