The beam ON-LINE PET system mounted on a rotating gantry port for proton therapy in National Cancer Center, Kashiwa

T. Nishio, A. Miyatake, T. Tachikawa & M. Yamada
Background: Proton therapy is one form of radiotherapy in which the irradiation can be concentrated on a tumor using a scanned or modulated Bragg peak. Therefore, it is very important to evaluate the proton-irradiated volume accurately. The proton-irradiated volume can be confirmed by the detection [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]