The Resource The Basic Physics of Radiation Therapy, (electronic resource)

The Basic Physics of Radiation Therapy, (electronic resource)

Label
The Basic Physics of Radiation Therapy
Title
The Basic Physics of Radiation Therapy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
It has been thirteen years since the publication of the second edition and twenty-nine years since the first edition. In this third edition, all material has undergone rewriting (with few exceptions). All text type and tables have been completely reset. Illustrations have been revised and many new ones added and there is a larger page size to better accommodate them
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Selman, Joseph
Dewey number
615.842
Language note
English
LC call number
RC271.R3
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Cancer -- Radiotherapy
  • Medical physics
  • Radiation
  • Radiotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Medical physics
  • Natural Science Disciplines
  • Electromagnetic Phenomena
  • Therapeutics
  • Physical Phenomena
  • Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment
  • Disciplines and Occupations
  • Phenomena and Processes
  • Radiotherapy
  • Physics
  • Radiation
  • Medicine
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Oncology
Label
The Basic Physics of Radiation Therapy, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Abbreviated title
BASIC PHYSICS OF RADIATION THERAPY
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • HALF TITLE: THE BASIC PHYSICS of RADIATION THERAPY; TITLE PAGE: THE BASIC PHYSICS of RADIATION THERAPY; Preface to the Third Edition; Preface to the Second Edition; Preface to the First Edition; CONTENTS; CHAPTER 1: MATHEMATICAL BASIS OF RADIOTHERAPY; CHAPTER 2: MATTER AND ENERGY; CHAPTER 3: THE NATURE OF RADIATION; CHAPTER 4: KILOVOLTAGE X-RAY PRODUCTION, PROPERTIES, AND EQUIPMENT; CHAPTER 5: HIGH-ENERGY THERAPY UNITS: PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; CHAPTER 6: INTERACTIONS BETWEEN IONIZING RADIATION AND MATTER; CHAPTER 7: EXPOSURE AND EXPOSURE RATE OF PHOTON BEAMS; CHAPTER 8: X-RAY QUALITY
  • CHAPTER 9: ABOSRBED DOSE IN TELETHERAPY WITH PHOTONSCHAPTER 10: CENTRAL-AXIS DOSE DISTRIBUTIONS WITH PHOTON BEAMS; CHAPTER 11: DOSE DISTRIBUTION WITH PHOTONS; CHAPTER 12: THERAPY PLANNING WITH PHOTON BEAMS; CHAPTER 13: ELECTRON-BEAM THERAPY; CHAPTER 14: RADIOACTIVITY AND NUCLEAR PHYSICS; CHAPTER 15: BRACHYTHERAPY WITH RADIUM AND ARTIFICIAL RADIONUCLIDES; CHAPTER 16: CANCER THERAPY WITH RADIOPHARMACEUTICALS; CHAPTER 17: RA DIOBIOLOGY; CHAPTER 18: RADIOTHERAPY WITH HEAVY PARTICLES; CHAPTER 19: QUALITY ASSURANCE; CHAPTER 20: PROTECTION IN RADIOTHERAPY: HEALTH PHYSICS; Appendix; References; INDEX
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (786 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780398082345
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000069256
  • (EBL)624230
  • (OCoLC)700700340
  • (SSID)ssj0000588876
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12252011
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000588876
  • (PQKBWorkID)10650916
  • (PQKB)10027424
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000069256
Label
The Basic Physics of Radiation Therapy, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Abbreviated title
BASIC PHYSICS OF RADIATION THERAPY
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • HALF TITLE: THE BASIC PHYSICS of RADIATION THERAPY; TITLE PAGE: THE BASIC PHYSICS of RADIATION THERAPY; Preface to the Third Edition; Preface to the Second Edition; Preface to the First Edition; CONTENTS; CHAPTER 1: MATHEMATICAL BASIS OF RADIOTHERAPY; CHAPTER 2: MATTER AND ENERGY; CHAPTER 3: THE NATURE OF RADIATION; CHAPTER 4: KILOVOLTAGE X-RAY PRODUCTION, PROPERTIES, AND EQUIPMENT; CHAPTER 5: HIGH-ENERGY THERAPY UNITS: PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; CHAPTER 6: INTERACTIONS BETWEEN IONIZING RADIATION AND MATTER; CHAPTER 7: EXPOSURE AND EXPOSURE RATE OF PHOTON BEAMS; CHAPTER 8: X-RAY QUALITY
  • CHAPTER 9: ABOSRBED DOSE IN TELETHERAPY WITH PHOTONSCHAPTER 10: CENTRAL-AXIS DOSE DISTRIBUTIONS WITH PHOTON BEAMS; CHAPTER 11: DOSE DISTRIBUTION WITH PHOTONS; CHAPTER 12: THERAPY PLANNING WITH PHOTON BEAMS; CHAPTER 13: ELECTRON-BEAM THERAPY; CHAPTER 14: RADIOACTIVITY AND NUCLEAR PHYSICS; CHAPTER 15: BRACHYTHERAPY WITH RADIUM AND ARTIFICIAL RADIONUCLIDES; CHAPTER 16: CANCER THERAPY WITH RADIOPHARMACEUTICALS; CHAPTER 17: RA DIOBIOLOGY; CHAPTER 18: RADIOTHERAPY WITH HEAVY PARTICLES; CHAPTER 19: QUALITY ASSURANCE; CHAPTER 20: PROTECTION IN RADIOTHERAPY: HEALTH PHYSICS; Appendix; References; INDEX
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (786 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780398082345
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000069256
  • (EBL)624230
  • (OCoLC)700700340
  • (SSID)ssj0000588876
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12252011
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000588876
  • (PQKBWorkID)10650916
  • (PQKB)10027424
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000069256

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