Title: How costly is particle therapy? Cost analysis of external beam radiotherapy with carbon-ions, protons and photons
Authors: Peeters, Andrea ×
Grutters, Janneke P. C
Pijls-Johannesma, Madelon
Reimoser, Stefan
De Ruysscher, Dirk
Severens, Johan L
Joore, Manuela A
Lambin, Philippe #
Issue Date: Apr-2010
Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishers
Series Title: Radiotherapy and Oncology vol:95 issue:1 pages:45-53
Abstract: Purpose: Particle therapy has potentially a better therapeutic ratio than photon therapy. However, investment costs are much higher. This study provides an estimation and comparison of the costs of these therapies.
ISSN: 0167-8140
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Department of Oncology - miscellaneous
Laboratory of Experimental Radiotherapy
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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