RETRACTED: Robust Proton Pencil Beam Scanning Treatment Planning for Rectal Cancer Radiation Therapy

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 May 1;95(1):208-215. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2016.02.037. Epub 2016 Feb 16.

Abstract

This article has been retracted: please see Elsevier Policy on Article Withdrawal (http://www.elsevier.com/locate/withdrawalpolicy). This article has been retracted for failure to comply with the University of Pennsylvania's standards for publishing team-based research following a formal investigation by that institution.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Dose Fractionation, Radiation
  • Female
  • Femur Head / radiation effects
  • Humans
  • Intestines / physiology
  • Intestines / radiation effects
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Organs at Risk / radiation effects*
  • Proton Therapy / methods*
  • Radiation Injuries / prevention & control*
  • Radiotherapy Planning, Computer-Assisted / methods*
  • Radiotherapy Setup Errors
  • Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated / methods*
  • Rectal Neoplasms / radiotherapy*
  • Relative Biological Effectiveness
  • Statistics, Nonparametric
  • Urinary Bladder / radiation effects