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Radiation-induced optic neuropathy after pencil beam scanning proton therapy for skull-base and head and neck tumours

Published inBritish Journal of Radiology, vol. 93, no. 1107, 20190028
Publication date2020
Abstract

Objective: To assess the radiation-induced optic neuropathy (RION) prevalence, following high dose pencil beam scanning proton therapy (PBSPT) to skull base and head and neck (H&N) tumours.

Keywords
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Aged
  • Analysis of Variance
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms/pathology/radiotherapy/surgery
  • Humans
  • Hypertension/complications
  • Middle Aged
  • Optic Chiasm/radiation effects
  • Optic Nerve/radiation effects
  • Optic Nerve Diseases/epidemiology/etiology/pathology
  • Prevalence
  • Proton Therapy/adverse effects/methods
  • Radiation Injuries/complications
  • Radiotherapy Dosage
  • Radiotherapy, Adjuvant
  • Risk Factors
  • Skull Base Neoplasms/pathology/radiotherapy/surgery
  • Young Adult
Citation (ISO format)
KOUNTOURI, Melpomeni et al. Radiation-induced optic neuropathy after pencil beam scanning proton therapy for skull-base and head and neck tumours. In: British Journal of Radiology, 2020, vol. 93, n° 1107, p. 20190028. doi: 10.1259/bjr.20190028
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