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Virtual Therapy Simulation

  • Rolf Bendl
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Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)

Keywords

Target Volume Dose Distribution Radiat Oncol Biol Phys Irradiation Direction Virtual Simulation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rolf Bendl
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  1. 1.Abteilung Medizinische Physik in der StrahlentherapieDeutsches KrebsforschungszentrumHeidelbergGermany

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