Assessing second cancer risk after primary cancer treatment with photon or proton radiotherapy

Cancer. 2020 Aug 1;126(15):3397-3399. doi: 10.1002/cncr.32936. Epub 2020 May 19.
No abstract available

Keywords: 3D conformal; IMRT; VMAT; photon; proton; radiation-associated secondary malignancy.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Neoplasms / complications
  • Neoplasms / epidemiology*
  • Neoplasms / radiotherapy*
  • Neoplasms, Second Primary / epidemiology*
  • Neoplasms, Second Primary / etiology
  • Neoplasms, Second Primary / pathology
  • Organs at Risk
  • Protons / adverse effects
  • Radiotherapy Dosage
  • Radiotherapy Planning, Computer-Assisted
  • Radiotherapy, Conformal / adverse effects
  • Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated / adverse effects
  • Risk Factors

Substances

  • Protons