Radiotherapy for Hodgkin Lymphoma
This book deals in detail with all aspects of the best practice in modern radiotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma. It provides the background and rationale for the inclusion of radiotherapy in today’s combined-modality approach, including special clinical situations such as Hodgkin lymphoma in children, in the pregnant patient, and in the elderly. Radiotherapy planning using state-of-the-art imaging, target definition, planning software, and treatment equipment is expounded in detail. Acute and long-term side effects of radiotherapy are analyzed, and the implications for modern radiotherapy approaches in Hodgkin lymphoma are explained.
First and only book that covers ALL aspects of radiotherapy in Hodgkin lymphoma Presents the state-of-the-art methods and techniques in radiotherapyIncludes a chapter on treatment planning using the latest high-precision equipment and planning softwarePractice-orientedWritten by internationally renowned experts