What we know about a compact proton therapy unit – a Monte Carlo study

Y. Zheng, E. Klein & D. Low
Background: A compact proton therapy unit, Monarch250 (Still River Systems, Littleton, MA), is under development. Unlike other large proton therapy units, the entire system including the cyclotron will be housed in a single room, which demands a smaller cyclotron as well as a more compact beam shaping[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]