Variation of kQclin, Qmsr fclin,fmsr for the small-field dosimetric parameters percentage depth dose, tissue-maximum ratio, and off-axis ratio

Paolo Francescon, Sam Beddar, Ninfa Satariano, Indra J. Das

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Abstract

Purpose: Evaluate the ability of different dosimeters to correctly measure the dosimetric parameters percentage depth dose (PDD), tissue-maximum ratio (TMR), and off-axis ratio (OAR) in water for small fields.

Original languageEnglish
Article number101708
JournalMedical Physics
Volume41
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2014

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Keywords

  • correction factor
  • detector
  • Monte Carlo
  • output factor
  • small beams

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  • Biophysics
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Medicine(all)

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Variation of kQclin, Qmsr fclin,fmsr for the small-field dosimetric parameters percentage depth dose, tissue-maximum ratio, and off-axis ratio. / Francescon, Paolo; Beddar, Sam; Satariano, Ninfa; Das, Indra J.

In: Medical Physics, Vol. 41, No. 10, 101708, 01.10.2014.

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