Exclusion of emphysematous lung from dose-volume estimates of risk improves prediction of radiation pneumonitis
The risk factors for radiation pneumonitis (RP) in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are unclear. Mean lung dose (MLD) and percentage of irradiated lung volume are common predictors of...
Radiation Oncology 2017 12:160
Published on: 2 October 2017