Peter L Acher

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Permanent prostate brachytherapy: Dosimetric results and analysis of a learning curve with a dynamic dose-feedback technique
    Peter Acher
    Department of Urology, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:694-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Permanent prostate brachytherapy: a century of technical evolution
    P L Acher
    Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 9:215-20. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint High-intensity focused ultrasound for treating prostate cancer
    Peter L Acher
    Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    BJU Int 99:28-32. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Dynamic dose-feedback prostate brachytherapy in patients with large prostates and/or planned transurethral surgery before implantation
    Peter L Acher
    Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    BJU Int 99:1066-71. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Improving prostate brachytherapy by developing image guidance
    Peter L Acher
    Department of Urology, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, Kings College London School of Medicine, London, UK
    BJU Int 99:241-3. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of combined x-ray radiography and magnetic resonance (XMR) imaging-versus computed tomography-based dosimetry for the evaluation of permanent prostate brachytherapy implants
    Peter Acher
    Division of Imaging Sciences, King s College London School of Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:1518-25. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Ureteroscopic holmium laser endopyelotomy for ureteropelvic junction stenosis after pyeloplasty
    Peter L Acher
    Department of Urology, Darent Valley Hospital, Dartford, Kent, United Kingdom
    J Endourol 23:899-902. 2009
  8. doi request reprint An analysis of intraoperative versus post-operative dosimetry with CT, CT-MRI fusion and XMR for the evaluation of permanent prostate brachytherapy implants
    Peter Acher
    Division of Imaging Sciences, King s College London School of Medicine, London, UK
    Radiother Oncol 96:166-71. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of novel technique for studying ureteral function in vivo
    Anthony J Young
    Department of Urology, Maidstone Hospital, Maidstone, Kent, UK
    J Endourol 21:94-9. 2007

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Permanent prostate brachytherapy: Dosimetric results and analysis of a learning curve with a dynamic dose-feedback technique
    Peter Acher
    Department of Urology, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:694-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the dosimetric learning curve associated with this approach...
  2. ncbi request reprint Permanent prostate brachytherapy: a century of technical evolution
    P L Acher
    Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 9:215-20. 2006
    ..There is an array of techniques to consider for the novice PPB provider. Whether the evolution of PPB techniques will translate into improved biochemical control is yet to be seen...
  3. ncbi request reprint High-intensity focused ultrasound for treating prostate cancer
    Peter L Acher
    Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    BJU Int 99:28-32. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Dynamic dose-feedback prostate brachytherapy in patients with large prostates and/or planned transurethral surgery before implantation
    Peter L Acher
    Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    BJU Int 99:1066-71. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Improving prostate brachytherapy by developing image guidance
    Peter L Acher
    Department of Urology, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, Kings College London School of Medicine, London, UK
    BJU Int 99:241-3. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of combined x-ray radiography and magnetic resonance (XMR) imaging-versus computed tomography-based dosimetry for the evaluation of permanent prostate brachytherapy implants
    Peter Acher
    Division of Imaging Sciences, King s College London School of Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:1518-25. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Ureteroscopic holmium laser endopyelotomy for ureteropelvic junction stenosis after pyeloplasty
    Peter L Acher
    Department of Urology, Darent Valley Hospital, Dartford, Kent, United Kingdom
    J Endourol 23:899-902. 2009
    ..However, stenosis is a late complication causing symptom recurrence. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the use of holmium laser stenosis incision-"laser endopyelotomy"-to manage this...
  8. doi request reprint An analysis of intraoperative versus post-operative dosimetry with CT, CT-MRI fusion and XMR for the evaluation of permanent prostate brachytherapy implants
    Peter Acher
    Division of Imaging Sciences, King s College London School of Medicine, London, UK
    Radiother Oncol 96:166-71. 2010
    ..To assess the agreement between intraoperative and post-operative dosimetry and to identify factors that influence dose calculations of prostate brachytherapy implants...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of novel technique for studying ureteral function in vivo
    Anthony J Young
    Department of Urology, Maidstone Hospital, Maidstone, Kent, UK
    J Endourol 21:94-9. 2007
    ..This device was assessed in an animal model and in patients who had undergone ureteroscopy...