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RADON 203 Treatment Planning II • 6 Cr.


Presents a variety of radiation therapy treatment techniques and dose calculation methods. Prerequisite: Acceptance into program.


Prerequisite: Acceptance into the program.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • 1. Analyze the factors that affect the dose distribution isodose shown on isodose charts
  • 2. Evaluated dose distributions for various beam energies and patient contours
  • 3. Appraise the changes in dose distributions created by oblique incidence and tissue inhomogeneities
  • 4. Analyze the criteria for selection of treatment fields
  • 5. Design treatment field arrangements for the treatment of specified cancers
  • 6. Calculate monitor unit settings and point doses
  • 7. Evaluate various monitor unit and dose distribution models selecting the appropriate model for specific calculation situations



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