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Sarcomas of soft tissue and bone 

Sarcomas of soft tissue and bone
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Sarcomas of soft tissue and bone
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James Wylie

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198786757.003.0020
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date: 11 April 2021

Chapter 20 covers sarcomas of soft tissue and bone and includes discussion of radiotherapy for soft tissue sarcomas (including indications for radiotherapy, essential investigations for planning radiotherapy, patient preparation, planning imaging required for target definition, target definition, dose fractionation, and critical organs and tolerance doses,including the sites forearm, hands and feet, retroperitoneum, chest wall, and spinal/para-spinal), particular histologies (angiosarcoma and fibromatosis), particular radiotherapy techniques, and palliative treatment (including cerebral and lung secondaries),

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