A Machine-Vision Based Radiotherapy Gating Device

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ConferenceProceedings of the 44th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM 2002), July 14-18, 2002., Montreal, Québec, Canada
AbstractPatient respiration during radiotherapy can cause significant motion of the tumour volume, which can be mitigated by gating the accelerator beam to patient respiration. This work describes a machine-vision respiratory-gating system, based on our reported photogrammetric patient position measurement technique.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Information Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number44994
NPARC number8913924
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