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Published: 12 November 2020

336 Pages


ISBN: 9780198793076

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Radiotherapy and the Cancers of Children, Teenagers, and Young Adults

Edited by Tom Boterberg, Karin Dieckmann, and Mark Gaze

Radiotherapy in Practice

  • Presents a comprehensive, practical, and evidence-based guide to radiotherapy in the management of children and young people with cancer
  • Provides guidance on the range of radiotherapy options available including image-guided and intensity modulated radiotherapy, brachytherapy, proton beam therapy, and molecular radiotherapy
  • Emphasizes a multi-disciplinary team approach, and considers the wider services needed for treating young people, such as anaesthesia and play specialist support
  • Includes case histories to demonstrate in practice the various methods explored
  • Clear and easy to use, with over 75 full-colour illustrations and a carefully selected further reading list on each topic

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