Correlation Between CT-Simulator and Dynamic Magnetic Resonance Images in Determining The Location of Gross Tumor Volume in Radiotherapy Treatment Planning for Lung Cancer


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Nasir S. S., YURT A., KARABAY N., UMAY C., AYDIN B., DEMİRAL A. N.

JOURNAL OF BASIC AND CLINICAL HEALTH SCIENCES, vol.3, no.1, pp.22-29, 2019 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 3 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.30621/jbachs.2019.517
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BASIC AND CLINICAL HEALTH SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.22-29
  • Keywords: lung cancer, respiratory motion, radiotherapy, dynamic magnetic resonance imaging, CT-simulator, MOBILITY, MOTION
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: This study aimed to determine the accuracy of the average tumor location in CT-simulator images and PTV margins in radiotherapy treatment planning by detecting lung tumor mobility in dynamic MRI scans of patients presenting with lung cancer.