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Intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) in bilateral retinoblastoma

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Dosimetry of conformal dynamic arc radiotherapy and intensity modulated radiotherapy in unresectable cholangiocarcinoma

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Targeted gene therapy in radiotherapy

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A Questionnaire for Assessing Fear of Radiotherapy in Oncology Patients

ABBREVIATIONS OP - oncology patients QAFRT - questionnaire for assessment fear of radiotherapy RT - radiotherapy VAS - visual analogue scale REFERENCES 1. Andersen BL, Tewfik HH. Psychological reactions to radiation therapy: reconsideration of the adaptive aspects of anxiety. J Pers Soc Psychol 1985;48(4):1024-32. 2. Peck A, Boland J. Emotional reactions to radiation treatment. Cancer 1977;40(1):180-4. 3. Krischer MM, Xu P, Meade CD, Jacobsen PB. Self-administered stress management training in pa-tients undergoing radiotherapy. J

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Intensity modulated radiotherapy using Monte Carlo for routine postmastectomy radiotherapy

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Results of photon radiotherapy for unresectable salivary gland tumors: is neutron radiotherapy’s local control superior?

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Role of radiotherapy in melanoma management

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Implementing of the offline setup correction protocol in pelvic radiotherapy: safety margins and number of images

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Increased late urinary toxicity with whole pelvic radiotherapy after prostatectomy

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Radiotherapy in palliative treatment of painful bone metastases

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