Brian Wang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Initial experience and clinical comparison of two image guidance methods for SBRT treatment: 4DCT versus respiratory-triggered imaging
    Brian Wang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 12:3429. 2011
  2. doi request reprint 4D CT image acquisition errors in SBRT of liver identified using correlation
    Martin Szegedi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 13:3564. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Tissue characterization using a phantom to validate four-dimensional tissue deformation
    Martin Szegedi
    Huntsman Cancer Hospital, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Med Phys 39:6065-70. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Reliability of contour-based volume calculation for radiosurgery
    Lijun Ma
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:203-10. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Optimization of isocenter location for intensity modulated stereotactic treatment of small intracranial targets
    Bill J Salter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73:546-55. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Four-dimensional tissue deformation reconstruction (4D TDR) validation using a real tissue phantom
    Martin Szegedi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 14:4012. 2013
  7. doi request reprint 4D CT image reconstruction with diffeomorphic motion model
    Jacob Hinkle
    Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States
    Med Image Anal 16:1307-16. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of alignment error due to a speed artifact in stereotactic ultrasound image guidance
    Bill J Salter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah Huntsman Cancer Institute, UT, USA
    Phys Med Biol 53:N437-45. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Conformity of LINAC-based stereotactic radiosurgery using dynamic conformal arcs and micro-multileaf collimator
    Lisa J Hazard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Huntsman Cancer Hospital, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73:562-70. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Rotational IMRT delivery using a digital linear accelerator in very high dose rate 'burst mode'
    Bill J Salter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Phys Med Biol 56:1931-46. 2011

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Initial experience and clinical comparison of two image guidance methods for SBRT treatment: 4DCT versus respiratory-triggered imaging
    Brian Wang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 12:3429. 2011
    ..0 mm) with each other. In summary, two very promising image guidance methods of 4DCT and ExacTrac respiratory-triggered imaging were presented and the image guidance shifts were comparable for the patients evaluated in this study...
  2. doi request reprint 4D CT image acquisition errors in SBRT of liver identified using correlation
    Martin Szegedi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 13:3564. 2012
    ..We also show how daily patient-based correlation analysis can indicate changes in breathing traces, which can be significant enough to decrease, or completely eliminate, previously existing correlation...
  3. doi request reprint Tissue characterization using a phantom to validate four-dimensional tissue deformation
    Martin Szegedi
    Huntsman Cancer Hospital, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Med Phys 39:6065-70. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Reliability of contour-based volume calculation for radiosurgery
    Lijun Ma
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:203-10. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the reliability of contour-based volume calculations made by current major SRS platforms...
  5. doi request reprint Optimization of isocenter location for intensity modulated stereotactic treatment of small intracranial targets
    Bill J Salter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73:546-55. 2009
    ..To quantify the impact of isocenter location on treatment plan quality for intensity-modulated stereotactic treatment of small intracranial lesions...
  6. doi request reprint Four-dimensional tissue deformation reconstruction (4D TDR) validation using a real tissue phantom
    Martin Szegedi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 14:4012. 2013
    ..Our results show that the 4D TDR(Hysteresis) correctly models the deformation at the endpoints and any intermediate points along the motion path...
  7. doi request reprint 4D CT image reconstruction with diffeomorphic motion model
    Jacob Hinkle
    Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States
    Med Image Anal 16:1307-16. 2012
    ..An example of applying this algorithm to real patient image data is also presented...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of alignment error due to a speed artifact in stereotactic ultrasound image guidance
    Bill J Salter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah Huntsman Cancer Institute, UT, USA
    Phys Med Biol 53:N437-45. 2008
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  9. doi request reprint Conformity of LINAC-based stereotactic radiosurgery using dynamic conformal arcs and micro-multileaf collimator
    Lisa J Hazard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Huntsman Cancer Hospital, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73:562-70. 2009
    ..To assess the conformity of dynamic conformal arc linear accelerator-based stereotactic radiosurgery and to describe a standardized method of isodose surface (IDS) selection...
  10. doi request reprint Rotational IMRT delivery using a digital linear accelerator in very high dose rate 'burst mode'
    Bill J Salter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Phys Med Biol 56:1931-46. 2011
    ..The burst mode modulated arc approach evaluated here appears to represent a capable, accurate and efficient delivery approach...
  11. doi request reprint Dosimetric evaluation of a "virtual" image-guidance alternative to explicit 6 degree of freedom robotic couch correction
    Vikren Sarkar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    Pract Radiat Oncol 2:122-37. 2012
    ..Clinical evaluation of a "virtual" methodology for providing 6 degrees of freedom (6DOF) patient set-up corrections and comparison to corrections facilitated by a 6DOF robotic couch...
  12. doi request reprint Self-expanding stent effects on radiation dosimetry in esophageal cancer
    Samual R Francis
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 14:4218. 2013
    ..While stents have established benefits for treating patients with significant dysphagia, physicians considering stent placement and radiation therapy must realize the effects stents can have on the dosimetry. ..
  13. doi request reprint Apparatus dependence of normal brain tissue dose in stereotactic radiosurgery for multiple brain metastases
    Lijun Ma
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 114:1580-4. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate whether the dose to normal brain when planning radiosurgery to multiple targets is apparatus dependent...
  14. ncbi request reprint Individualized margins for prostate patients using a wireless localization and tracking system
    Prema Rassiah-Szegedi
    University of Utah
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 12:3516. 2011
    ..07, 0.06 and 0.05 for CM, 7M and 5M, respectively. Individualized margins can lead to significantly reduced PTV volumes and critical structure doses, while still ensuring a minimum delivered CTV dose equal to 95% of the prescribed dose...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of fluence-smoothing feature for three IMRT planning systems
    Christopher J Anker
    Department of Radiation Oncology Huntsman Cancer Hospital University of Utah Salt Lake City, UT, 84112, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 11:3035. 2010
    ..Based on experience gained here, we provide recommended workflows for each ITPS to best exploit the fluence-smoothing features of the system...
  16. ncbi request reprint Simulation of organ-specific patient effective dose due to secondary neutrons in proton radiation treatment
    Hongyu Jiang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Phys Med Biol 50:4337-53. 2005
    ..162 Sv and 0.0266 Sv, respectively, to which the major contributor is due to neutrons from the proton treatment nozzle. There is a substantial difference among organs depending on the treatment site...
  17. doi request reprint Hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy for the treatment of brain metastases
    Alexander K Kwon
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Cancer 115:890-8. 2009
    ..This retrospective review evaluated the efficacy and toxicity profiles of various dose fractionations using hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (HSRT) in the treatment of brain metastases...
  18. doi request reprint Image-guided intracavitary high-dose-rate brachytherapy for cervix cancer: A single institutional experience with three-dimensional CT-based planning
    Brian Wang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Brachytherapy 8:240-7. 2009
    ..In this study, we analyzed CTV volumes and correlated the dose specification from CT-based volumes with doses at classical point A and International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements (ICRU) points...
  19. ncbi request reprint Low dose detection of γ radiation via solvent assisted fluorescence quenching
    Ji Min Han
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Utah, 36 South Wasatch Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, United States
    J Am Chem Soc 136:5090-6. 2014
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  20. doi request reprint An evaluation of interference of inflatable penile prostheses with electromagnetic localization and tracking system
    Brian Wang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Med Phys 39:4807-11. 2012
    ..Here we quantify the localization and tracking accuracy of the Calypso system in the presence of inflatable penile prosthesis devices from three most widely used models which account for, essentially, 100% of implants in North America...
  21. ncbi request reprint Incorporating patient breathing variability into a stochastic model of dose deposition for stereotactic body radiation therapy
    Sarah E Geneser
    Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Inf Process Med Imaging 21:688-700. 2009
    ..We introduce a means of characterizing the underlying day-to-day variability of patient breathing and calculate the resulting stochasticity in dose accumulation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Measurements of non-target organ doses using MOSFET dosemeters for selected IMRT and 3D CRT radiation treatment procedures
    Brian Wang
    Radiation Oncology, Huntsman Cancer Hospital, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 128:336-42. 2008
    ..Findings from this case study involving the prostate treatments agree with those from previous studies that IMRT indeed delivers higher photon doses to locations that are away from the primary target...