Acta Scientific Medical Sciences (ASMS)(ISSN: 2582-0931)

Research Article Volume 5 Issue 9

Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Brain Tumors

Enis Tinjak*, Velda Smajlbegović, Nusret Salkica and Teufik Orahovac

Clinical Center University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

*Corresponding Author: Enis Tinjak, Medical Radiology Technologist, RTT, Clinical Center University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Received: June 28, 2021; Published: August 07, 2021

Abstract

Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (FSRT) have become important treatment modalities for brain tumors. A technique that delivers a high dose of radiation, with effective use in patients with life-limiting diseases. Due to its specificity, the precision and direct visualization of the target during the delivery of the treatment is very important. The aim of this research article is to provide the safety and long-term efficacy of SRS and SRT. This research article, also, provides accuracy of the SRS treatment performed on linear accelerator and use of the trUpoint ARCH SRS system for patient imobilization.

Keywords: Stereotactic Radiosurgery; Radiotherapy; Brain Metastases and Tumors; Linear Accelerator

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Citation

Citation: Enis Tinjak., et al. “Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Brain Tumors”.Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 5.9 (2021): 12-17.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2021 Enis Tinjak., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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