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Top Articles (October 2013 - December 2014)

(The articles are not listed in any order. Top articles are selected by the editor/s based on the comments of the reviewers and quality of the article)

The accuracy of the Acuros XB algorithm in external beam radiotherapy – a comprehensive review
Jarkko Ojala
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A new calculation formula of the nuclear cross-section of therapeutic protons
Waldemar Ulmer
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Microdosimetric characterisation of radiation fields for modelling tissue response in radiotherapy
He Wang, Oleg N Vassiliev
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Evaluation of the generalized gamma as a tool for treatment planning optimization
Emmanouil I Petrou, Ganesh Narayanasamy, Eleftherios Lavdas, Sotirios Stathakis, Nikos Papanikolaou, Bengt K Lind, Panayiotis Mavroidis
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Treatment planning study comparing proton therapy, RapidArc and intensity modulated radiation therapy for a synchronous bilateral lung cancer case
Suresh Rana, Shyam Pokharel, Yuanshui Zheng, Li Zhao, Dina Risalvato, Carlos Vargas, Nancy Cersonsky
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Can an alternative backround-corrected [18F] fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) standard uptake value (SUV) be used for monitoring tumor local control following lung cancer stereotactic body radiosurgery?
Charles Shang, Michael E Kasper, Vindu Kathriarachchi, Rashmi K Benda, Joseph H Kleinman, Jeremy Cole, Timothy R Williams
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Dosimetric dependence on the collimator angle in prostate volumetric modulated arc therapy
Muhammad Isa, Jalil ur Rehman, Muhammad Afzal, James Chow
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Scintillating fiber based in-vivo dose monitoring system to the rectum in proton therapy of prostate cancer: A Geant4 Monte Carlo simulation
Biniam Yohannes Tesfamicael, Steven Avery, Paul Gueye, Don Lyons, Mahadevappa Mahesh
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Radiobiological investigations at tumor cell lines by exploiting aspects of chronological dose administration
Waldemar Ulmer
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Pretreatment quality assurance of volumetric modulated arc therapy on patient CT scan using indirect 3D dosimetry system
Shanmugam Thirumalai Swamy, Chandrasekaran Anuradha, Murugesan Kathirvel, Gandhi Arun, Shanmuga Subramanian
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Dosimetric study of RapidArc plans with flattened beam (FB) and flattening filter-free (FFF) beam for localized prostate cancer based on physical indices
Birendra Kumar Rout, Kanaparthy R Muralidhar, Mirza Ali, Mukka C Shekar, Alok Kumar
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Evaluation of the peripheral dose and the conformity index for three stereotactic radiotherapy techniques: Arcs, noncoplanar fixed fields and intensity modulation
Hany Ammar, Eman Eldebawy, Ehab Maarouf, Wafaa Khalil, MS Zaghloul
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Efficacy and safety of transarterial chemoembolization combined to conformal radiotherapy for uninodular hepatocellular carcinoma
Philippe Merle, Agnes Rode, Redouane Benlaredj, Marie Cuinet, Tammam Said, Fulgence Bathaix, Ciprian Enachescu, Francoise Mornex
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A 3D quantitative evaluation for assessing the changes of treatment planning system and irradiation techniques in radiotherapy
Abdulhamid Chaikh, Jean Yves Giraud, Jacques Balosso
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The efficacy and safety of Oxaliplatin-Vinorelbine as a second-line chemotherapy combination in patients with platinum-resistant pretreated epithelial ovarian cancer: A retrospective study
Fidia Mumtahana, Xinli Tiang, Teng Zhang, Baoxia Cui
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Impact of heterogeneities on lateral penumbra in uniform scanning proton therapy
Suresh Rana, Hardev Singh
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Quality control test for electronic portal imaging device using QC-3 phantom with PIPSpro
Birendra Kumar Rout, Mukka Chandra Shekar, Alok Kumar, Kondapalli Kesava Durga Ramesh
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Cancer research and therapy: Where are we today?
Sampada Sawant, Ranjita Shegokar
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A dosimetric analysis of the aeroformTM tissue expander in radiation therapy
Tai Tran, Wei Ding, Brindha Subramanian, Leon Melven, Michael Chao, Hamish Farrow, Caroline Baker
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Assessment of ocular beta radiation dose distribution due to 106Ru/106Rh brachytherapy applicators using MCNPX Monte Carlo code
Nilseia Aparecida Barbosa, Luiz Antonio Ribeiro da Rosa, Artur Ferreira de Menezes, Juraci Reis, Alessandro Facure, Delson Braz
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Geometrical determinations of IMRT photon pencil-beam path in radiotherapy wedges and limit divergence angle with the Anisotropic Analytic Algorithm (AAA)
Francisco Casesnoves
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Analysis of low dose level volumes in intensity modulated radiotherapy and 3-D conformal radiotherapy
Varadharajan Ekambaram, Ramasubramanian Velayudham
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Dose verification of intensity modulated radiotherapy in head and neck tumors
Rasha A Elawady, Ehab M Attalla, Wael M Elshemey, Tarek Shouman, Anwar A Alsayed
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Dose-to-medium vs. dose-to-water: Dosimetric evaluation of dose reporting modes in Acuros XB for prostate, lung and breast cancer
Suresh Rana, Shyam Pokharel
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Validation of an integrated patient positioning system: Exactrac and iViewGT on Synergy Platform
Kanan Jassal, Anusheel Munshi, Biplab Sarkar, Sayan Paul, Aman Sharma, Bidhu Kalyan Mohanti, T Ganesh, Arun Chougule, Kanupriya Sachdev
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Irradiation of lung and esophagus tumors: A comparison of dose distributions calculated by anisotropic analytical algorithm and pencil beam convolution algorithm, a retrospective dosimetric study
Emmanuel Amankwaa-Frempong, Frederik Vernimmen, Samuel Nguah Blay, Ramalingam Ezhilalan
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A 3D quantitative evaluation for assessing the changes of Treatment Planning System and irradiation techniques in radiotherapy
Abdulhamid Chaikh, Jean Yves Giraud, Jacques Balosso
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Computational system to create an entry file for replicating I-125 seeds simulating brachytherapy case studies using the MCNPX code
Leonardo da Silva Boia, Juraci P. R. Junior, Artur F. Menezes, Ademir X. Silva
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A method to quantify and assess the dosimetric and clinical impact resulting from the heterogeneity correction in radiotherapy for lung cancer
Abdulhamid Chaikh, Jean-Yves Giraud, Jacques Balosso
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Dosimetric impact of mixed-energy volumetric modulated arc therapy plans for high-risk prostate cancer
Shyam Pokharel
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Clinical dosimetric impact of Acuros XB and analytical anisotropic algorithm (AAA) on real lung cancer treatment plans: review
Suresh Rana
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Radiation exposure for coronary artery calcium score at prospective 320 row multi-detector computed tomography
Faisal Khosa, Atif Khan, Waqas Shuaib, Melvin Clouse, Matthew Budoff, Ron Blankstein, Khurram Nasir
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Dose calculation algorithms in external beam photon radiation therapy
Lanchun Lu
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Hepatoblastoma survival and the prognostic role of cancer stem cell markers
Mohamed Fawzy, Abeer Bahnassy, Mohamed El-Wakil, Ahmed Abdel-Sayed
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Water-light interaction: A novel pathway for multi hallmark therapy in cancer
Luis Santana-Blank, Elizabeth Rodriguez-Santana, Heberto Reyes, Jesus Santana-Rodriguez, Karin Santana-Rodriguez
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