The visibility of landmarks in electronic portal images is comparable to that in film portal images. Verification of treatment ports based only on electronic portal images acquired using an electronic portal imaging device is generally achievable. Thus the integration of the EPID and simulation image in a network provides more flexibility in the daily work of a medical radiotherapy team.
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