"Instructions for planning exercise"
ARISTOTLE Instructions for ARISTOTLE planning exercise Introduction Two cases are provided for the purposes of the planning exercises – one with the patient in the prone position and one supine. Please plan one case, choosing the one in the position that is expected to be used for the majority or all of the trial patients. Data The two datasets provided contain CT and all necessary structures for the trial in dicom format. They are named as following: Supine planning case (84 transverse CT images): ID: ArisPlanSup First name: Supine Middle name: Planning Surname: ARISTOTLE Prone planning case (74 transverse CT images): ID: ArisPlanPro First name: Prone Middle name: Planning Surname: ARISTOTLE Planning All necessary structures are provided for planning. Please download the most appropriate planning case and optimise adhering to the trial protocol with attention paid to the dose volume objectives for both target coverage and maximum patient doses. Part of the planning QA is submission and evaluation of the Plan Assessment Form (PAF). This is to be filled in and returned for the planning case. Output Please return the structures and CT in dicom format, for QA, following the data export guidelines on the RTTQA website. PAF should be returned in electronic format for the pre-trial case, along with all other data.