Clinical Aspects of Particle Therapy

  • H. M. Warenius
  • R. D. Errington


Failure to control local disease is still a major cause of death in a large number of common cancers (Table 13.1). In addition to contributing to mortality itself uncontrolled local disease is often the cause of considerable distress to the patient and thus results in poor quality of life. There is therefore still a great need to improve tumour control at the primary site.


Fast Neutron Neutron Beam Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Uveal Melanoma Proton Therapy 
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  • R. D. Errington

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