Radiation Oncology

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Radiation Oncology

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  • Beukes, Philip Rudolph (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background: The assignment of radiation weighting factors to high energy neutron sources is important as there is reason to believe that neutron relative biological effectiveness (RBE) may be related ...
  • Bohm, L.   Serafin, A. M.   Fernandez, P.   Van der Watt, G.   Bouic, P. J. D.   Harvey, J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2012-08)
    Introduction. Diagnosis of prostate cancer by prostate specific antigen (PSA) is error-prone and cannot distinguish benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) from malignant disease, nor identify aggressive and indolent types. ...
  • Sauerwein, Wolfgang   Engenhart-Cabillic, Rita   Forman, Jeffrey D.   Gueulette, John   Hachem, Sabet   Jones, Dan   Krull, Andreas   Lukas, Peter   Mandrillon, Pierre   Petry, Winfried   Rosenberg, Ivan   Venimmen, Frederik   Welsh, James S. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2012-04)
    To the Editor: Abratt’s letter needs a response. We are currently – or have been directly – involved in treating patients with fast neutrons for decades; some with more than 20 years’ experience in proton therapy, and ...
  • Malan, P. J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 1975-08)
    Two cases of rhabdomyosarcoma of the bladder are reported. These tumors mainly occur in male children. They may arise in any part of the bladder and usually cause dysuria, lower urinary tract obstruction and a palpable ...
  • Bruckner, V. (HMPG, 1979-09)
    Two therapeutic modalities are currently of great interest, namely photo- and radiosensitization. Whereas photosensitizers only function in combination with ultraviolet (UV) light, radiosensitizers act only in combination ...
  • Du Plessis, Vicci   Birnie, Andrew J.   Eloff, Ivor   Reuter, Helmuth   Andronikou, Savvas (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2007-10)
    Pentastomiasis, also known as ‘tongue worm’ infestation or porocephalosis, is a parasitic zoonosis endemic to western and central Africa. In 1847, Pruner described the first human infection by a pentastomid in Cairo. ...