Practical Radiotherapy: Physics and Equipment, 2nd Edition
September 2009, Wiley-Blackwell
Chapter 1 Basic skills for radiotherapy physics (Elaine Ryan).
Chapter 2 X-ray production (Elaine Ryan).
Chapter 3 Radiation dosimetry (Janette Chianese and Fiona Chamberlain).
Chapter 4 X-ray interactions with matter (Kathryn Cooke).
Chapter 5 Pre-treatment imaging (Caroline Wright, Jonathan McConnell and Katheryn Churcher)
Chapter 6 Simulation equipment (Alan Needham).
Chapter 7 Immobilisation equipment (Helen and Nick White).
Chapter 8 Megavoltage equipment (David Flinton and Elizabeth Miles).
Chapter 9 Kilovoltage equipment (David Flinton).
Chapter 10 Treatment planning and computer systems (John Conway and Christopher M Bragg).
Chapter 11 Methods of beam direction (Anne Jessop).
Chapter 12 Advanced treatment delivery (Pete Bridge).
Chapter 13 Treatment verification (Cath Holborn).
Chapter 14 Introduction to radiation protection (Pete Bridge).
Chapter 15 Use of radionuclides in imaging and therapy (David Duncan).
Chapter 16 Sealed sources in radiotherapy (Tony Flynn and Bruce Thomadsen).
Appendix Self-test answers.