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System and method of evaluating quality assurance criteria related to the delivery of a radiation therapy treatment plan. The method includes the acts of acquiring image data of a patient, generating a treatment plan for the patient based at least in part on the image data, the treatment plan including a calculated radiation dose to be delivered to the patient, acquiring an on-line image of the patient in substantially a treatment position, delivering at least a portion of the calculated radiation dose to the patient, monitoring quality assurance criteria related to the delivery of the treatment plan, calculating the radiation dose received by the patient, and determining whether delivery of the treatment plan occurred as intended based on the quality assurance criteria and the radiation dose received by the patient.

Title
Method and system for evaluating quality assurance criteria in delivery of a treatment plan
Application Number
11/459152
Publication Number
7773788 (B2)
Application Date
July 21, 2006
Publication Date
August 10, 2010
Inventor
Paul J Reckwerdt
Madison
WI, US
Thomas R Mackie
Verona
WI, US
John H Hughes
Madison
WI, US
Eric Schnarr
McFarland
WI, US
Kenneth J Ruchala
Madison
WI, US
Jeffrey M Kapatoes
Madison
WI, US
Gustavo H Olivera
Madison
WI, US
Weiguo Lu
Madison
WI, US
Agent
Michael Best & Friedrich
Assignee
Tomotherapy Incorporated
WI, US
IPC
G06K 9/00
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