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Midi scalpel
Author(s): A. L. Kotkin; M. A. Kumakhov; V. B. Musatov; Ya. B. Skuratnik
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Paper Abstract

The communication describes therapeutic apparatus "Midi Scalpel" developed at IRO and designed for therapy of tumors at 2 to 4 cm depths. Irradiator's movements enable a significant reduction in the radiation dosage on the skin and tissues above the tumor under exposure.

Paper Details

Date Published: 6 December 2006
PDF: 3 pages
Proc. SPIE 5943, X-ray and Neutron Capillary Optics II, 59430U (6 December 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.637991
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A. L. Kotkin, Institute for Roentgen Optics (Russia)
M. A. Kumakhov, Institute for Roentgen Optics (Russia)
V. B. Musatov, Institute for Roentgen Optics (Russia)
Ya. B. Skuratnik, Institute for Roentgen Optics (Russia)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5943:
X-ray and Neutron Capillary Optics II
Muradin A. Kumakhov; Richard B. Hoover, Editor(s)

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