Evaluating the predictive value of quantec rectum tolerance dose suggestions on acute rectal toxicity in prostate carcinoma patients treated with IMRT


ÖZKAN E. E., ÖZSEVEN A., Cerkesli Z. A. K.

REPORTS OF PRACTICAL ONCOLOGY AND RADIOTHERAPY, vol.25, no.1, pp.50-54, 2020 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.rpor.2019.12.002
  • Journal Name: REPORTS OF PRACTICAL ONCOLOGY AND RADIOTHERAPY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, EMBASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.50-54
  • Keywords: Prostate cancer, Acute rectal toxicity, Radiotherapy, TISSUE COMPLICATION PROBABILITY, INTENSITY-MODULATED RADIOTHERAPY, CONFORMAL RADIATION-THERAPY, EXTERNAL-BEAM RADIOTHERAPY, CANCER PATIENTS, GASTROINTESTINAL TOXICITY, RADICAL PROSTATECTOMY, HELICAL TOMOTHERAPY, VOLUME CONSTRAINTS, ESCALATION
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: To investigate the predictive value of convenience of rectum dosimetry with Quantitative Analysis of Normal Tissue Effects in the Clinic (QUANTEC) dose limits, maximum rectum dose (Dmax), total rectal volume (TVrectum), rectal volume included in PTV (VrectumPTV) on Grade 2-3 acute rectal toxicity for utilization in clinical practice.