There is considerable interest in using 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET) images for radiotherapy treatment planning (RTP) purposes, and in particular for defining target volumes. This is a rapidly evolving subject and this review describes the background to this application of PET imaging and discusses the issues involved.
|Translated title of the contribution||Target volume definition with 18F-FDG PET-CT in radiotherapy treatment planning|
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - 15 Nov 2011|
- Radiotherapy planning
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cancer Research