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Practical Radiation Therapy.

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By KAPLAN IRA I.. , B.S., M.D., Director, Division of Cancer, Department of Hospitals, New York City; Attending Radiation Therapist, Bellevue Hospital; Lecturer in Radiation Therapy, New York University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College; Director, New York City Cancer Institute: with a chapter on Applied X-Ray Physics. by BRAESTRUP CARL B.. , B.Sc., P.E., Radiation Physicist, Division of Cancer, Department of Hospitals, New York City; Physicist to Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York City. 354 pages; 227 illustrations. W. B. Saunders Company; , Philadelphia and London: , 1931.. Price in cloth, $6.00.


Ann Intern Med. 1931;5(1):79. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-5-1-79_1
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Chapters on the history, definition and action, and production of x-rays and radium form the introductory material of this book. The last mentioned chapter contains numerous interesting photographs, which are not, however, apropos to the main thesis of the book. Applied x-ray physics then furnishes the necessary background for the discussion of dosage. The remainder of the book is a description of radiation therapy as practiced at Bellevue Hospital. This portion is excellently illustrated and the pictures are largely left to tell their own story as to the various devices to be employed. The reader must constantly bear in mind

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