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Ultrasound Accuracy in Determining the Tumor Depth for Boost Field Radiotherapy in Breast Cancer in Comparison With CT Scan Plus Clips

Mahdi Aghili 1 , Mohammad Reza Barzegar Tahmtan 1 , * , Farhad Samiee 1 , Peyman Haddad 1 , Farnaz Amouzgar Hashemi 1 , Afsane Maddah 1 , Farshid Farhan 1 , Afsane Alikhasi 2 , Ramesh Omranipour 3 , Hasnali Nedaee 4 and Ahmad Kaviani 5
Authors Information
1 Department of Radiation Oncology, Cancer Institute, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Radiology, Cancer Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Surgery, Cancer Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Surgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Reports of Radiotherapy and Oncology: January 28, 2015, 2 (1); e887
  • Published Online: January 24, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 13, 2014
  • Revised: August 31, 2014
  • Accepted: September 6, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/rro.2(1)2015.887

To Cite: Aghili M, Barzegar Tahmtan M R, Samiee F, Haddad P, Amouzgar Hashemi F, et al. Ultrasound Accuracy in Determining the Tumor Depth for Boost Field Radiotherapy in Breast Cancer in Comparison With CT Scan Plus Clips, Rep Radiother Oncol. 2015 ; 2(1):e887. doi: 10.5812/rro.2(1)2015.887.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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