Realizing the potential of magnetic resonance image guided radiotherapy in gynaecological and rectal cancer.
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CT-based radiotherapy workflow is limited by poor soft tissue definition in the pelvis and reliance on rigid registration methods. Current image-guided radiotherapy and adaptive radiotherapy models therefore have limited ability to improve clinical outcomes. The advent of MRI-guided radiotherapy solutions provides the opportunity to overcome these limitations with the potential to deliver online real-time MRI-based plan adaptation on a daily basis, a true "plan of the day." This review describes the application of MRI guided radiotherapy in two pelvic tumour sites likely to benefit from this approach.
Radiotherapy Planning, Computer-Assisted
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Interventional
Clinical Academic Radiotherapy (Dearnaley)
Radiotherapy Physics Modelling
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The British journal of radiology, 2019, 92 (1098), pp. 20180670 - ?