Microsphere deposition, dosimetry, radiobiology at the cell-scale, and predicted hepatic toxicity

Authored by: Stephan Walrand

Handbook of Radioembolization

Print publication date:  October  2016
Online publication date:  November  2016

Print ISBN: 9781498742016
eBook ISBN: 9781315369150
Adobe ISBN:

10.1201/9781315369150-9

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Abstract

9.1 Introduction

199

9.2 Scales in liver radioembolization

200

9.3 Introduction to Monte Carlo methods

201

9.4 Dose deposition around a β source

203

9.5 Voxel-based absorbed dose

204

9.6 Intralobule dosimetry from Monte Carlo simulations in translation invariant trapping

204

9.7 Intralobule dosimetry from Russell’s law in translation invariant trapping

205

9.8 Microspheres biodistribution studies in liver

206

9.9 Hepatic arterial tree modeling

207

9.10 Microsphere transport modeling

208

9.11 Microsphere distribution simulation

209

9.12 Microsphere distribution and hepatic toxicity

211

9.13 Application of the hepatic toxicity model

212

9.14 Conclusions

215

References

215

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