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â€ Radiation therapy (RT) is a dynamic but complex medical profession. Our comprehensive 3-panel (6-page) guide will make it all easy to understand, including the differences between RT and x-ray tech. All key aspects of RT â€from basic radiophysics and radiobiology to radiotherapy safety and procedures â€are covered in-depth, with up-to-date information that is enhanced by useful charts, tables and images of cutting-edge equipment. Each section features SThe Tech Knows summary of critical points, set off graphically for easy reference. Topics include:â€ â€ Overview â€œ How RT Worksâ€ â€ General Principles of Radiation Safety & Treatment Planningâ€ â€ Glossary of Clinical Terminologyâ€ â€ RT Equipmentâ€ â€ Radiobiology â€œ Repair, Repopulation, Reassortment & Reoxygenationâ€ â€ Radiophysics â€œ Electromagnetic vs. Particulate Radiationâ€ â€ Glossary of Radiophysics Terminologyâ€ â€ Specific Tumor Sites & Typesâ€ â€ Common Side Effects of Radiotherapyâ€ â€ And more!â€