PMID: 107728Jan 1, 1979

Magnetic modification of electron beam dose distributions

Acta Radiologica: Oncology, Radiation, Physics, Biology
B R PaliwalA L Wiley


A 10 kG magnetic field has been used to modify the conventional electron beam isodose distributions. Isodose curves of modified distributions for single and multiple beams measured in a polystyrene phantom are presented. The results suggest a potential use of this technique to achieve dose distributions adjusted to the various tumor contours and corrected for heterogeneity effects.


Jan 1, 1975·Medical Physics·C C Shih
Mar 1, 1977·Medical Physics·D P WhitmireJ A Purdy
Mar 1, 1974·Medical Physics·A FeldmanP R Almond

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