David C Westerly

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint High-dose MVCT image guidance for stereotactic body radiation therapy
    David C Westerly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Med Phys 39:4812-9. 2012
  2. pmc A generalized 2D pencil beam scaling algorithm for proton dose calculation in heterogeneous slab geometries
    David C Westerly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Med Phys 40:061706. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Normal liver tissue density dose response in patients treated with stereotactic body radiation therapy for liver metastases
    Christopher C Howells
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:e441-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography response and normal tissue regeneration after stereotactic body radiotherapy to liver metastases
    Michelle A Stinauer
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:e613-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Dosimetric comparison of left-sided whole breast irradiation with 3DCRT, forward-planned IMRT, inverse-planned IMRT, helical tomotherapy, and topotherapy
    Leah K Schubert
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Radiother Oncol 100:241-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint A detailed evaluation of TomoDirect 3DCRT planning for whole-breast radiation therapy
    Emma C Fields
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO
    Med Dosim 38:401-6. 2013

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint High-dose MVCT image guidance for stereotactic body radiation therapy
    David C Westerly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Med Phys 39:4812-9. 2012
    ..The goal of this work was to investigate the use of increased imaging doses on a clinical tomotherapy machine to improve image quality for SBRT image guidance...
  2. pmc A generalized 2D pencil beam scaling algorithm for proton dose calculation in heterogeneous slab geometries
    David C Westerly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Med Phys 40:061706. 2013
    ..The goal of this work is to derive a generalized form of 2D pencil beam scaling that is independent of the scattering power model and appropriate for use with any expression for the radial kernel width in water as a function of depth...
  3. doi request reprint Normal liver tissue density dose response in patients treated with stereotactic body radiation therapy for liver metastases
    Christopher C Howells
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:e441-6. 2012
    ..To evaluate the temporal dose response of normal liver tissue for patients with liver metastases treated with stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)...
  4. doi request reprint Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography response and normal tissue regeneration after stereotactic body radiotherapy to liver metastases
    Michelle A Stinauer
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:e613-8. 2012
    ..To characterize changes in standardized uptake value (SUV) in positron emission tomography (PET) scans and determine the pace of normal tissue regeneration after stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for solid tumor liver metastases...
  5. doi request reprint Dosimetric comparison of left-sided whole breast irradiation with 3DCRT, forward-planned IMRT, inverse-planned IMRT, helical tomotherapy, and topotherapy
    Leah K Schubert
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Radiother Oncol 100:241-6. 2011
    ..To compare left-sided whole breast conventional and intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) treatment planning techniques...
  6. doi request reprint A detailed evaluation of TomoDirect 3DCRT planning for whole-breast radiation therapy
    Emma C Fields
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO
    Med Dosim 38:401-6. 2013
    ..TD-3DCRT plans are comparable to plans generated using TD-IMRT and provide an alternative to conventional 3DCRT for WBRT. ..