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Calculation of clinical dose distributions in proton therapy from microdosimetry.

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Summary of "Calculation of clinical dose distributions in proton therapy from microdosimetry."

To introduce a new algorithm -MicroCalc- for dose calculation by modeling microdosimetric energy depositions and the spectral fluence at each point of a particle beam. Proton beams are considered as a particular case of the general methodology. By comparing the results obtained against Monte Carlo computations we aim to validate the microdosimetric formalism presented here and in previous works.

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Name: Medical physics
ISSN: 2473-4209
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