Month: September 2018

Posted in Finalized Planning Tutorials

Avoidance Sector Guide

Avoidance sectors are regions along the arc rotation that the dosimetrist has specified that no dose be deposited. During treatment, the gantry will rotate as normal through an avoidance sector,…

Posted in Finalized Miscellaneous

Monthly Mechanical QA Guide

This will be a guide on how to perform the monthly mechanical QA for the Elekta Synergy machine, though the steps may apply for other machines. Set the gantry angle,…

Posted in Miscellaneous

Electron Cutout Calibration Walkthrough

This will be a walkthrough on how to perform an electron cutout calibration, i.e, calculating the MU necessary to treat to a depth using a specific cutout. For this walkthrough,…

Posted in Finalized Miscellaneous

Daily Morning QA Guide

This will be a guide on how to perform the daily QA for the Elekta Synergy machine, though some steps may apply for other machines. Place a bubble level on…