Technical note: Skin thickness measurements using high-resolution flat-panel cone-beam dedicated breast CT.

Citation data:

Medical physics, ISSN: 2473-4209, Vol: 40, Issue: 3, Page: 031913

Publication Year:
2013
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Repository URL:
https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/faculty_pubs/169
PMID:
23464328
DOI:
10.1118/1.4793257
PMCID:
PMC3598819
Author(s):
Shi, Linxi; Vedantham, Srinivasan; Karellas, Andrew; O'Connell, Avice M.
Publisher(s):
Wiley-Blackwell
Tags:
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology; Medicine; Cone-Beam Computed Tomography; Mammography; Breast; Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment; Medical Biophysics; Oncology; Radiology
article description
To determine the mean and range of location-averaged breast skin thickness using high-resolution dedicated breast CT for use in Monte Carlo-based estimation of normalized glandular dose coefficients.