FLASH-RT and the Mechanics of Ultra High Dose Radiotherapy

FLASH-RT and the Mechanics of Ultra High Dose Radiotherapy

December 2, 2020 FLASH-RT and the Mechanics of Ultra High Dose Radiotherapy Radiation Oncology News Treating cancer has long bound the radiation oncology community in a struggle between maximizing dose to a target volume while simultaneously sparing healthy tissues....
The Focal Spot: Stephen Kry

The Focal Spot: Stephen Kry

November 18, 2020 The Focal Spot: Stephen Kry Radiation Oncology News | Safety and Quality Improvement featuring Stephen Kry We need to keep pushing that envelope further as medical physicists, because we could be leaders in the emergence of technologies that apply to...
The Physicists that Inspire Us

The Physicists that Inspire Us

November 3, 2020 The Physicists that Inspire Us Automation | Radiation Oncology News November 7th is an important day for our community, one in which we celebrate the collective contributions of medical physicists in healthcare. From diagnostic imaging and nuclear...
Deep-Inspiration Breath-Hold: A Brief Introduction

Deep-Inspiration Breath-Hold: A Brief Introduction

October 13, 2020 Deep-Inspiration Breath-Hold: A Brief Introduction Radiation Oncology News Introduction Deep-inspiration breath-hold (DIBH) is a radiation therapy motion management technique implemented in clinics to improve dose sparing to organs at risk (OARs) when...