- Failure mode and effects analysis in a dual-product microsphere brachytherapy environmentKelly Cooper Younge
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
Pract Radiat Oncol 6:e299-e306. 2016..We performed a failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) during the addition of a new microspheres product into our existing microsphere brachytherapy program to identify areas for safety improvements...
- Predicting deliverability of volumetric-modulated arc therapy (VMAT) plans using aperture complexity analysisKelly C Younge
University of Michigan
J Appl Clin Med Phys 17:6241. 2016..Use of the complexity metric during both the planning and QA processes can reduce the number of QA failures and improve the quality of VMAT plans used for treatment. ..
- Practical implementation of failure mode and effects analysis for safety and efficiency in stereotactic radiosurgeryKelly Cooper Younge
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 91:1003-8. 2015..To improve the safety and efficiency of a new stereotactic radiosurgery program with the application of failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) performed by a multidisciplinary team of health care professionals...
- Penalization of aperture complexity in inversely planned volumetric modulated arc therapyKelly C Younge
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Med Phys 39:7160-70. 2012....