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 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.rpor.2019.12.002
  • Title of Journal : REPORTS OF PRACTICAL ONCOLOGY AND RADIOTHERAPY
  • Page Numbers: pp.50-54

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.