All patients were immobilized while free breathing using a thermoplastic mould in supine position over a breast board
fixed on the couch with both arms extended above their head onto the armrests, abducted and externally rotated.
The Memorial Sloan-Kettering oncologists designed a pallet that they call the breast board
to help women more comfortably lie facedown for radiotherapy.
She organised a sponsored walk and with the help of family and friends raised pounds 3,000 to buy a breast board
for the ward where she was treated at the Northern Centre for Cancer Treatment.
She has CT simulation on breast board
, supine position, in 5 mm thickness extending from the base of the skull to the level of the iliac crest.