By James M. Slater (auth.), Ute Linz (eds.)
The booklet offers a close, up to date account of the fundamentals, the expertise, and the scientific use of ion beams for radiation remedy. Theoretical historical past, technical parts, and sufferer remedy schemes are delineated via the prime specialists that helped to improve this box from a study area of interest to its present hugely refined and robust medical remedy point used to the advantage of melanoma sufferers all over the world.
Rather than being a side-by-side selection of articles, this ebook involves similar chapters. it's a universal fulfillment by way of seventy six specialists from around the globe. Their services displays the variety of the sector with radiation treatment, clinical and accelerator physics, radiobiology, desktop technological know-how, engineering, and wellbeing and fitness economics. The ebook addresses a equally extensive viewers starting from pros that want to know extra approximately this novel remedy modality or deliberate to input the sphere of ion beam remedy as a researcher. besides the fact that, it's also written for the public and for sufferers who will need to know about this remedy option.
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