Abstract # 2945 Dosimetric Comparison of Cesium-131 and Palladium-103 for Permanent Prostate Brachytherapy

Presenter: Musmacher, Jeffrey

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Conclusions:
In this cohort of 60 patients, given its greater average energy relative to Pd-103 (30 keV versus 21 keV), it may be possible to deliver a more homogenous implant - as measured by V150 - with Cs-131 than with Pd-103 with essentially equivalent gland coverage as measured by D90.