Y Yu

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Affiliation: Thomas Jefferson University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Robotic system for prostate brachytherapy
    Y Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Comput Aided Surg 12:366-70. 2007
  2. pmc A real-time prostate cancer detection technique using needle insertion force and patient-specific criteria during percutaneous intervention
    K Yan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Med Phys 36:4184-90. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Multiobjective decision theory for computational optimization in radiation therapy
    Y Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, New York 14642 8647, USA
    Med Phys 24:1445-54. 1997
  4. pmc Implementation and experimental results of 4D tumor tracking using robotic couch
    I Buzurovic
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Med Phys 39:6957-67. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Permanent prostate seed implant brachytherapy: report of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine Task Group No. 64
    Y Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Med Phys 26:2054-76. 1999
  6. pmc A real-time prostate cancer detection technique using needle insertion force and patient-specific criteria during percutaneous intervention
    K Yan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Med Phys 36:3356-62. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Toward a statistically relevant calibration end point for prostate seed implants
    D P Rosenzweig
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York 14642, USA
    Med Phys 27:144-50. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint A noninvasive multimodal sono-contrast NIR spectroscopy system for breast cancer diagnosis: Clinical trial
    K Yan
    Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Cooper University Hospital, Voorhees, NJ
    J Clin Oncol 29:68. 2011
  9. pmc Clinical study of a noninvasive multimodal sono-contrast induced spectroscopy system for breast cancer diagnosis
    K Yan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Med Phys 39:1571-8. 2012
  10. doi request reprint A robotic approach to 4D real-time tumor tracking for radiotherapy
    I Buzurovic
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical Physics Division, Kimmel Cancer Center NCI designated, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Phys Med Biol 56:1299-318. 2011

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Robotic system for prostate brachytherapy
    Y Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Comput Aided Surg 12:366-70. 2007
    ..Preliminary experimental results reveal that the prototype system is sufficiently accurate in placing brachytherapy needles...
  2. pmc A real-time prostate cancer detection technique using needle insertion force and patient-specific criteria during percutaneous intervention
    K Yan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Med Phys 36:4184-90. 2009
    ..When the CAD model was evaluated using an independent set of model-validation patient data, an AUC of 0.90 was achieved. The feasibility of cancer detection in real time during percutaneous interventions was established...
  3. ncbi request reprint Multiobjective decision theory for computational optimization in radiation therapy
    Y Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, New York 14642 8647, USA
    Med Phys 24:1445-54. 1997
    ..Overall, the present formalism provides a realistic alternative to complete utility assessment or human-guided exploration of the efficient solution set...
  4. pmc Implementation and experimental results of 4D tumor tracking using robotic couch
    I Buzurovic
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Med Phys 39:6957-67. 2012
    ..This study presents the implementation and experimental results of a novel technique for 4D tumor tracking using a commercially available and commonly used treatment couch and evaluates the tumor tracking accuracy in clinical settings...
  5. ncbi request reprint Permanent prostate seed implant brachytherapy: report of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine Task Group No. 64
    Y Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Med Phys 26:2054-76. 1999
    ....
  6. pmc A real-time prostate cancer detection technique using needle insertion force and patient-specific criteria during percutaneous intervention
    K Yan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Med Phys 36:3356-62. 2009
    ..When the CAD model was evaluated using an independent set of model-validation patient data, an AUC of 0.90 was achieved. The feasibility of cancer detection in real time during percutaneous interventions was established...
  7. ncbi request reprint Toward a statistically relevant calibration end point for prostate seed implants
    D P Rosenzweig
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York 14642, USA
    Med Phys 27:144-50. 2000
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint A noninvasive multimodal sono-contrast NIR spectroscopy system for breast cancer diagnosis: Clinical trial
    K Yan
    Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Cooper University Hospital, Voorhees, NJ
    J Clin Oncol 29:68. 2011
    ..An IRB approved clinical study has been carried out to evaluate its diagnostic power. Fourteen patients with histologically-proven cancer and 26 with benign mass were enrolled with informed consent...
  9. pmc Clinical study of a noninvasive multimodal sono-contrast induced spectroscopy system for breast cancer diagnosis
    K Yan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Med Phys 39:1571-8. 2012
    ..To present a noninvasive multimodal sono-contrast induced spectroscopy (SCIS) system for breast cancer detection...
  10. doi request reprint A robotic approach to 4D real-time tumor tracking for radiotherapy
    I Buzurovic
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical Physics Division, Kimmel Cancer Center NCI designated, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Phys Med Biol 56:1299-318. 2011
    ..The comparison results have been presented in this paper. In order to assess the clinical significance, dosimetric effects of the proposed method have been analyzed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Multi-objective optimization in radiotherapy: applications to stereotactic radiosurgery and prostate brachytherapy
    Y Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 647, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Artif Intell Med 19:39-51. 2000
    ..In conclusion, the combination of MODA and GA optimization offers both a solution to practical treatment planning tasks and the potential for real time applications in radiotherapy...
  12. ncbi request reprint WE-G-213CD-06: Implementation of Real-Time Tumor Tracking Using Robotic Couch
    I Buzurovic
    Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
    Med Phys 39:3971-2. 2012
    ..This tracking technique potentially offers a simple and effective method to minimize healthy tissues irradiation.Acknowledgement: Study supported by Elekta,Ltd. Study supported by Elekta, Ltd...
  13. ncbi request reprint In-vivo measurement of surgical needle intervention parameters: a pilot study
    T K Podder
    Dept of Radiat Oncology, Univ of Rochester Med Center, NY 14642, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:3652-5. 2006
    ..In this paper, we present needle insertion forces and motion trajectories measured during actual brachytherapy needle insertion while implanting radioactive seeds in the prostate glands of twenty five patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of prostate stabilizing techniques during brachytherapy procedure
    J Sherman
    Dept of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:563-6. 2006
    ..On the other hand, both regular and hooked needles appear to be equally effective in reducing prostate movement when they are in angulated configurations, which will be useful in robotic permanent seed implantation (PSI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Needle insertion force estimation model using procedure-specific and patient-specific criteria
    T K Podder
    Dept of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:555-8. 2006
    ..These statistical models can be used to estimate the force that the needle will experience during insertion and thereby control the needle to reduce the needle deflection and enhance seed delivery accuracy...