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Table 4 Radiation induced cancer mortality risks (mean ± standard deviation) due to whole lung low dose radiotherapy (with a prescribed dose equal to 1 Gy) in different techniques for a 30 years old man and woman

From: Estimating cancer risks due to whole lungs low dose radiotherapy with different techniques for treating COVID-19 pneumonia

Cancer site 3D-CRT AP–PA 3D-CRT 8 fields IMRT VMAT
Male
Stomach 0.093 ± 0.006 0.086 ± 0.008 0.069 ± 0.008 0.072 ± 0.008
Liver 0.091 ± 0.011 0.078 ± 0.008 0.088 ± 0.010 0.091 ± 0.011
Lung 1.252 ± 0.161 1.316 ± 0.193 1.166 ± 0.118 1.177 ± 0.139
Other 0.197 ± 0.019 0.169 ± 0.018 0.132 ± 0.015 0.146 ± 0.018
All solids 1.633 ± 0.123 1.650 ± 0.121 1.455 ± 0.099 1.486 ± 0.103
Female
Stomach 0.122 ± 0.008 0.113 ± 0.011 0.090 ± 0.011 0.094 ± 0.011
Liver 0.051 ± 0.005 0.044 ± 0.005 0.049 ± 0.005 0.051 ± 0.006
Lung 2.492 ± 0.322 2.620 ± 0.383 2.322 ± 0.234 2.343 ± 0.277
Breast 0.744 ± 0.104 0.390 ± 0.031 0.336 ± 0.024 0.360± 0.031
Other 0.216 ± 0.021 0.185 ± 0.020 0.144 ± 0.016 0.159 ± 0.018
All solids 3.626 ± 0.295 3.353 ± 0.293 3.941 ± 0.313 3.008 ± 0.283
  1. Risk values are presented as incidence probability per 100 individuals