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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Patients and treatment characteristics included in this study

Characteristic Value
Patient
Number of patients 122
Age (y) 64 (25–87)
Sex
Female 48 (39.3)
Male 74 (60.7)
Treatment region
Brain 15 (12.3)
Head and neck 8 (6.6)
Lung 29 (23.8)
Breast 25 (20.5)
Abdomen 18 (14.8)
Pelvis 27 (22.1)
Treatment
Technique
IMRT 46 (37.7)
VMAT 76 (62.3)
LINAC machine
VitalBeam 65 (53.3)
Novalis Tx 57 (46.7)

Values are presented as number only, median (range), or number (%).

IMRT, intensity-modulated radiotherapy; VMAT, volumetric modulated arc therapy; LINAC, linear accelerator.

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