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Patient movements during radiotherapy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6692085     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A system using closed-circuit television has been developed to enable the measurement of patient movements to an accuracy of 1 mm during external beam radiotherapy. The circuitry is under the control of a microcomputer, which records the movement data on magnetic tape for later analysis. The results indicate that patients mostly remain within 1 mm of their original set-up position on the treatment couch.
H M Norwood; B Stubbs
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of radiology     Volume:  57     ISSN:  0007-1285     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Radiol     Publication Date:  1984 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-03-12     Completed Date:  1984-03-12     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373125     Medline TA:  Br J Radiol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  155-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Radiotherapy Dosage
Television / methods

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