The application of Monte Carlo to ion beam therapy treatment planning

K. Parodi, S. Brons, A. Mairani & F. Sommerer
Purpose: To describe the application of Monte Carlo (MC) methods to provide basic input data and to support validation and improvement of Treatment Planning Systems (TPS) for accurate physical and biological dose calculations in ion beam therapy. Material and methods: Clinical exploitation of the[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]