Dobler, Barbara and Mai, Sabine and Ross, Christine and Wolff, Dirk and Wertz, Hansjörg and Lohr, Frank and Wenz, Frederik (2006) Evaluation of possible prostate displacement induced by pressure applied during transabdominal ultrasound image acquisition. Strahlentherapie und Onkologie : Organ der Deutschen Röntgengesellschaft ... [et al] 182 (4), pp. 240-246.
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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: For accurate positioning of the prostate in external radiotherapy, transabdominal ultrasound localization and positioning systems are available. Reports have stated that probe pressure applied during image acquisition causes clinically relevant prostate displacement. The aim of this study was to investigate the prostate displacement due to the pressure applied during ...
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|Institutions:||Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Strahlentherapie|
|Keywords:||Ultrasound localization; Image-guided radiotherapy; Prostate motion; Ultrasound probe pressure; Patient positioning|
|Subjects:||600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine|
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Unknown|
|Deposited On:||02 Mar 2007|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 09:46|