Radiotherapy for primary and metastatic soft tissue sarcomas: Altered fraction regimens with external beam and brachytherapy

Sara Alcorn, Stephanie A Terezakis

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Abstract

This chapter describes altered fraction regimens used in the management of localized and metastatic soft tissue sarcomas. Rationale, disease outcomes, toxicity, and planning and delivery methodology are provided for stereotactic radiotherapy, interdigitated chemoradiation, intraoperative radiation therapy, and postoperative interstitial brachytherapy techniques.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMedical Radiology
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Pages307-321
Number of pages15
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018

Publication series

NameMedical Radiology
VolumePart F3
ISSN (Print)0942-5373
ISSN (Electronic)2197-4187

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Alcorn, S., & Terezakis, S. A. (2018). Radiotherapy for primary and metastatic soft tissue sarcomas: Altered fraction regimens with external beam and brachytherapy. In Medical Radiology (pp. 307-321). (Medical Radiology; Vol. Part F3). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/174_2017_40