Go to content
UR Home

Second cancer risk after radiation therapy of ependymoma using the flattening filter free irradiation mode of a linear accelerator

URN to cite this document:
DOI to cite this document:
Alvarez Moret, Judit ; Obermeier, Tina ; Pohl, Fabian ; Loeschel, Rainer ; Koelbl, Oliver ; Dobler, Barbara
Date of publication of this fulltext: 24 Aug 2018 10:04


Pediatric patients suffering from ependymoma are usually treated with cranial or craniospinal three-dimensional (3D) conformal radiotherapy (3DCRT). Intensity-modulated techniques spare dose to the surrounding tissue, but the risk for second malignancies may be increased due to the increase in low-dose volume. The aim of this study is to investigate if the flattening filter free (FFF) mode allows ...


Owner only: item control page
  1. Homepage UR

University Library

Publication Server


Publishing: oa@ur.de
0941 943 -4239 or -69394

Dissertations: dissertationen@ur.de
0941 943 -3904

Research data: datahub@ur.de
0941 943 -5707

Contact persons