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Table 4 Previsional OAR’s mean doses and DODA average mean doses CL’s (99,7% 3 σ)

From: Light and shadows of a new technique: is photon total-skin irradiation using helical IMRT feasible, less complex and as toxic as the electrons one?

Organs Plans total mean dose (Gy) DODAs mean doses CL – 3σ(Gy)
Pat #1 Pat #2 Pat #3 Pat #1 Pat #2 Pat #3
Bowel (abdominal cavity) 1.1 10.9 3.9 0.89–0.93 8.7–9.0 4.6–4.8
Brain 4.5 3.2 4.6 4.3–4.5 3.1–3.6 4.5–4.6
Cord 3.1 6.7 6.1 3.2–3.6 6.69–6.73 6.1–6.9
Oesophagus 3.6 8.1 5.9 3.6–3.7 7.9–8.0 5.7–5.8
Heart 3.3 4.6 5.4 3.26–3.30 4.55–4.59 5.4–5.5
Lacrimal glands 3.1 3.3 16.7 3.9–4.6 3.7–3.8 13.3–13.6
Lens 1.9 2.2 5.9 2.1–2.7 2.2–2.4 6.2–6.5
Liver 2.4 4.3 4.3 2.3–2.4 4.2–4.3 4.4–4.5
Lungs 2.3 3.5 3.1 2.17–2.20 3.36–3.38 3.30–3.32
Parotids 20.9 19.5 18.1 19.5–20.3 16.7–18.2 18.5–18.7
Thyroid 17.5 14.4 7.5 14.1–14.7 14.5–14.7 6.9–7.0
Oral cavity 5.5 2.7 2.5 5.2–5.5 2.69–2.72 2.36–2.42
Spleen 2.7 4.6 9.9 2.5–2.6 4.3–4.6 9.4–9.6
Kidneys 3.1 3.8 3.3 3.0–3.2 3.56–3.58 3.34–3.39
Stomach 2.4 2.1 2.1 1.6–1.6 1.96–1.98 2.07–2.11
Bladder 11.0 2.6 1.4 9.1–9.4 2.30–2.34 1.31–1.31
Rectum 15.9 4.8 1.6 13.6–13.8 4.6–4.8 1.44–1.46
Uterus 13.8 / / 10.8–11.3 / /
Testicles / 27.0 18.7 / 27.2–28.8 19.9–20.2
Penis and corpora cavernosa / 24.0 9.9 / 22.3–22.4 7.5–8.0