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Who gives radiation treatments?

... The dosimetrist helps the doctor plan and calculate the needed number of
treatments. The dosimetrist is supervised by the radiation physicist. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/radiationtherapyprinciples/radiation-therapy-principles-who-gives-radiation-treatments

Radiation therapy glossary | American Cancer Society

... Dosimetrist (doe-sim-uh-trist): a person who plans and calculates the proper
radiation dose for each patient's cancer treatment. ... See dosimetrist. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-glossary

Who gives radiation treatments?

... The dosimetrist helps the doctor plan and calculate the needed number of
treatments. The dosimetrist is supervised by the radiation physicist. ...

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Who gives radiation treatments?

... The dosimetrist helps the doctor plan and calculate the needed number of
treatments. The dosimetrist is supervised by the radiation physicist. ...

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Who gives radiation treatments?

... The dosimetrist helps the doctor plan and calculate the needed number of
treatments. The dosimetrist is supervised by the radiation physicist. ...

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Radiation Therapy Principles

... The dosimetrist helps the doctor plan and calculate the needed number of
treatments. The dosimetrist is supervised by the radiation physicist. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003019-pdf.pdf

Health Professionals Associated With Cancer Care

... dosimetrist (doe-SIM-uh-trist): a person with special training and certification
who calculates and plans the correct radiation dose (the amount, rate ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/findingandpayingfortreatment/choosingyourtreatmentteam/health-professionals-associated-with-cancer-care

Cancer Glossary

... See also growth factors. dosimetrist Search [doe-sim-uh-trist]. a person who
plans and calculates the correct radiation dose for each patient's cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=d

External beam radiation

... The doctor and dosimetrist will work together to decide on the amount of
radiation you will get and the best ways to aim it at the cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/radiationtherapyprinciples/radiation-therapy-principles-how-is-radiation-given-external-beam-rad