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Breast radiotherapy 

Breast radiotherapy
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Breast radiotherapy
Author(s):

Charlotte Coles

, Murray Brunt

, Anna Kirby

, Sara Lightowlers

, and Nicola Twyman

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198786757.003.0005
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date: 13 April 2021

Chapter 5 discusses breast radiotherapy and includes discussion on the evidence-based rationale for radiotherapy, including adjuvant loco-regional radiotherapy and other indications, adverse effects of breast and lymphatic radiotherapy, pre-planning procedures, radiotherapy planning, treatment and verification, and patient assessment and follow-up.

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