Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, vol.155, pp.113-119, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
Total body irradiation, TBI, Leukemia, Stem cell transplantation, Radiotherapy, Pediatric
Background and purpose: To reduce relapse risk, Total Body Irradiation (TBI) is part of conditioning regimens for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) in pediatric acute leukemia. The study purpose was to evaluate clinical practices regarding TBI, such as fractionation, organ shielding and delivery techniques, among SIOPE affiliated radiotherapy centers.