Rupak K Das
Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Quality assurance of treatment plans for interstitial and intracavitary high-dose-rate brachytherapyRupak K Das
Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, WI 53792, USA
Brachytherapy 5:56-60. 2006..This study proposes an efficient, precise, and easy method for checking the complex computer calculation...
- A dosimetric comparison of accelerated partial breast irradiation techniques: multicatheter interstitial brachytherapy, three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy, and supine versus prone helical tomotherapyRakesh R Patel
Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:935-42. 2007..To compare dosimetrically four different techniques of accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) in the same patient...
- Locoregional recurrence following accelerated partial breast irradiation for early-stage invasive breast cancer: significance of estrogen receptor status and other pathological variablesDonald M Cannon
Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
Ann Surg Oncol 20:3446-52. 2013..Published findings to date have not been consistent. More data are needed as these risk factors continue to be defined...
- Outcomes after accelerated partial breast irradiation in patients with ASTRO consensus statement cautionary featuresDerek R McHaffie
Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:46-51. 2011..To evaluate outcomes among women with American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) consensus statement cautionary features treated with brachytherapy-based accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI)...
- Clinical outcome analysis in "high-risk" versus "low-risk" patients eligible for national surgical adjuvant breast and bowel B-39/radiation therapy oncology group 0413 trial: five-year resultsRakesh R Patel
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI 53792, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:970-3. 2008....
- Helical tomotherapy as a means of delivering accelerated partial breast irradiationSusanta K Hui
Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison WI 53792, USA
Technol Cancer Res Treat 3:639-46. 2004..Our results suggest that helical tomotherapy can serve as an effective means of delivering accelerated partial breast irradiation and may offer superior dose homogeneity compared to HDR brachytherapy...
- Image-guided breast brachytherapy: an alternative to whole-breast radiotherapyRakesh R Patel
Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin, 600 Highland Avenue, K4 B100 CSC Madison, WI 53792, USA
Lancet Oncol 7:407-15. 2006..This review highlights the rationale and outcomes of brachytherapy techniques...
- 3D CT-based high-dose-rate breast brachytherapy implants: treatment planning and quality assuranceRupak K Das
Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin, 600 Highland Avenue, K4 B100 CSC, Madison, WI 53792, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:1224-8. 2004..A correlation between treatment volume and irradiation time has also been studied for quality assurance purposes...
- Anatomic variation of prescription points and treatment volume with fractionated high-dose rate gynecological brachytherapyOsman A Elhanafy
Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
J Appl Clin Med Phys 3:1-5. 2002..Moreover, due to the same reasons, there are significant changes in the treatment volume among implants for the same patient. Volume reduction caused by reduction in ovoid size alone could not be extracted from this study...
- Dosimetric prerequisites for routine clinical use of photon emitting brachytherapy sources with average energy higher than 50 kevZuofeng Li
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
Med Phys 34:37-40. 2007....
- Optimization of conformal avoidance: a comparative study of prone vs. supine interstitial high-dose-rate breast brachytherapySusanta K Hui
Department of Therapeutic Radiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Brachytherapy 4:137-40. 2005....