Jonas D Fontenot

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Publications

  1. ncbi Evaluation of volumetric modulated arc therapy for postmastectomy treatment
    Geoffrey P Nichols
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    Radiat Oncol 9:66. 2014
  2. pmc Single-arc volumetric-modulated arc therapy can provide dose distributions equivalent to fixed-beam intensity-modulated radiation therapy for prostatic irradiation with seminal vesicle and/or lymph node involvement
    J D Fontenot
    Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70809, USA
    Br J Radiol 85:231-6. 2012
  3. doi Feasibility of a remote, automated daily delivery verification of volumetric-modulated arc therapy treatments using a commercial record and verify system
    Jonas D Fontenot
    Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, 4950 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70809, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 13:3606. 2012
  4. doi Estimate of the uncertainties in the relative risk of secondary malignant neoplasms following proton therapy and intensity-modulated photon therapy
    Jonas D Fontenot
    Department of Medical Physics, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    Phys Med Biol 55:6987-98. 2010
  5. ncbi Feasibility of postmastectomy treatment with helical TomoTherapy
    Michael Ashenafi
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 77:836-42. 2010
  6. doi Investigation of pitch and jaw width to decrease delivery time of helical tomotherapy treatments for head and neck cancer
    Monica Moldovan
    Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70809, USA
    Med Dosim 36:397-403. 2011
  7. pmc Preliminary comparison of helical tomotherapy and mixed beams of unmodulated electrons and intensity modulated radiation therapy for treating superficial cancers of the parotid gland and nasal cavity
    Olivier Blasi
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    Radiat Oncol 6:178. 2011
  8. doi Accuracy and precision of cone-beam computed tomography guided intensity modulated radiation therapy
    Matthew W Sutton
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    Pract Radiat Oncol 4:e67-73. 2014
  9. doi Comparison of action levels for patient-specific quality assurance of intensity modulated radiation therapy and volumetric modulated arc therapy treatments
    Gordon M Mancuso
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Med Phys 39:4378-85. 2012

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Publications9

  1. ncbi Evaluation of volumetric modulated arc therapy for postmastectomy treatment
    Geoffrey P Nichols
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    Radiat Oncol 9:66. 2014
    ..To examine the feasibility of volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) for post mastectomy radiotherapy (PMRT)...
  2. pmc Single-arc volumetric-modulated arc therapy can provide dose distributions equivalent to fixed-beam intensity-modulated radiation therapy for prostatic irradiation with seminal vesicle and/or lymph node involvement
    J D Fontenot
    Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70809, USA
    Br J Radiol 85:231-6. 2012
    ..In this work, we report our institutional experience with single-arc VMAT and fixed-beam intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) for prostate cancer patients treated for seminal vesicle and/or lymph node involvement...
  3. doi Feasibility of a remote, automated daily delivery verification of volumetric-modulated arc therapy treatments using a commercial record and verify system
    Jonas D Fontenot
    Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, 4950 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70809, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 13:3606. 2012
    ..Further investigation is needed to confirm the utility and accuracy of the system...
  4. doi Estimate of the uncertainties in the relative risk of secondary malignant neoplasms following proton therapy and intensity-modulated photon therapy
    Jonas D Fontenot
    Department of Medical Physics, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    Phys Med Biol 55:6987-98. 2010
    ..Uncertainties in the radiation weighting factor for neutrons, the shape of the dose-risk model and interpatient variations in therapeutic and stray doses introduced a total uncertainty of 33% to the baseline RRR calculation...
  5. ncbi Feasibility of postmastectomy treatment with helical TomoTherapy
    Michael Ashenafi
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 77:836-42. 2010
    ..To investigate the potential of helical tomotherapy for postmastectomy radiation therapy...
  6. doi Investigation of pitch and jaw width to decrease delivery time of helical tomotherapy treatments for head and neck cancer
    Monica Moldovan
    Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70809, USA
    Med Dosim 36:397-403. 2011
    ..5-cm jaw (5.1 ± 0.6 min vs. 9.5 ± 1.1 min), use of the 5-cm jaw in routine treatment planning may be a viable approach to decreasing treatment delivery times from helical tomotherapy units...
  7. pmc Preliminary comparison of helical tomotherapy and mixed beams of unmodulated electrons and intensity modulated radiation therapy for treating superficial cancers of the parotid gland and nasal cavity
    Olivier Blasi
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    Radiat Oncol 6:178. 2011
    ..To investigate combining unmodulated electron beams with intensity-modulated radiation therapy to improve dose distributions for superficial head and neck cancers, and to compare mixed beam plans with helical tomotherapy...
  8. doi Accuracy and precision of cone-beam computed tomography guided intensity modulated radiation therapy
    Matthew W Sutton
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    Pract Radiat Oncol 4:e67-73. 2014
    ..To assess the accuracy and precision of cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT)-guided intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)...
  9. doi Comparison of action levels for patient-specific quality assurance of intensity modulated radiation therapy and volumetric modulated arc therapy treatments
    Gordon M Mancuso
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Med Phys 39:4378-85. 2012
    ..To perform a comprehensive and systematic comparison of fixed-beam IMRT and volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) patient-specific QA measurements for a common set of geometries using typical measurement methods...