The Matching of Adjacent Fields in Radiotherapy 1

ArticleinRadiology 108(2):419-22 · September 1973with24 Reads
Impact Factor: 6.87 · DOI: 10.1148/108.2.419 · Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    Field matching of radiation beams can introduce very large dosage errors across the junction. The authors present a simple method of generating a wide penumbra so that the probability and magnitude of these errors may be reduced to acceptable levels.