Potential Benefits of Radiotherapy in Prone Position for Breast Cancer Patients: a Planning Study
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01284153
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2011 by Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
This study has the purpose to investigate the benefit of treating breast cancer patients in prone position. This treatment is compared to the standard technique in our center (supine position with or without respiratory gating). The investigators want to compare the doses on the organs at risk (heart and lungs) in the different techniques.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients who have an indication for radiotherapy of the breast and/or the lymph nodes.
indication for radiotherapy of the breast and /or lymph nodes