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Course Description

NameExternal Dose Planning in Radiotherapy
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student is able to
- explain the principles of biological and physical dose planning
- explain different radiotherapy treatment techniques and their choice criteria
- describe the fractionation in radiotherapy
- explain the dose limits for the target and organs at risk
- implement and assess dose plans for the most common targets
ContentBiological basis of radiotherapy, basics of dose planning, biological dose planning, physical dose planning, the use of different imaging methods as a basis for dose planning, becoming familiar with the dose planning system and implementation of dose plans
RequirementsContact lessons and independent studies, assignments and seminars
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course material- To be announced later
PrerequisitesProfessional studies
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ContactPartanen Tuula


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