Research

A selection of recent research activity in the Medical Physics Department at The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre

Recent Peer Reviewed Publications

 Med Phys. 2017 Jan;44(1):299-310.

Experimental verification of 4D Monte Carlo simulations of dose delivery to a moving anatomy.

Gholampourkashi S1Vujicic M2Belec J2Cygler JE1,2Heath E1.

 J Biophotonics. 2016 Dec 23.

Raman micro-spectroscopy applied to treatment resistant and sensitive human ovarian cancer cells.

Moradi H1Ahmad A1Shepherdson D1Vuong NH2Niedbala G3Eapen L3Vanderhyden B2Nyiri B3Murugkar S1.

Pract Radiat Oncol. 2016 Sep-Oct;6(5):334-41.

The Canadian National System for Incident Reporting in Radiation Treatment (NSIR-RT) Taxonomy.

Milosevic M1Angers C2Liszewski B3Drodge CS4Marchand EL5Bissonnette JP6Brown E7Dunscombe P8Hunt J9Jiang H6Louie K9Mitera G10Moran K11Panzarella T6Parliament M12Ross S9Brundage M13.

Radiol Oncol. 2015 Mar 25;49(2):192-9.

Dynamic CT angiography for cyberknife radiosurgery planning of intracranial arteriovenous malformations: a technical/feasibility report.

Haridass A1Maclean J1Chakraborty S1Sinclair J1Szanto J1Iancu D1Malone S1.

 Phys Med Biol. 2015 Feb 21;60(4):1461-76.

Rotational artifacts in on-board cone beam computed tomography.

Ali ES1Webb RNyiri BJ.

Phys Med Biol. 2015 Jan 7;60(1):1-14.

Use of novel fibre-coupled radioluminescence and RADPOS dosimetry systems for total scatter factor measurements in small fields.

Ploquin N1Kertzscher GVandervoort ECygler JEAndersen CEFrancescon P.

Radiat Oncol. 2014 Dec 23;9:303.

Proposal of a post-prostatectomy clinical target volume based on pre-operative MRI: volumetric and dosimetric comparison to the RTOG guidelines.

Croke J1Maclean J2Nyiri B3Li Y4Malone K5Avruch L6Kayser C7Malone S8.

 Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2014 Jun;138(6):803-8

Creation of 3-dimensional prostate cancer maps: methodology and clinical and research implications.

Malone SC1Haridass ANyiri BCroke JMalone CBreau RHMorash CAvruch LDaneshmand MMalone KDelatour NRAhmed IBelanger E

Brachytherapy. 2014 Mar-Apr;13(2):169-77.

Real-time measurement of urethral dose and position during permanent seed implantation for prostate brachytherapy.

Cherpak AJ1Cygler JE2E C3Perry G3.

Med Phys. 2014 Feb;41(2):021711.

Evaluation of a new commercial Monte Carlo dose calculation algorithm for electron beams.

Vandervoort EJ1Tchistiakova E2La Russa DJ3Cygler JE1.

Phys Med Biol. 2013 May 7;58(9):2807-21.

Monte Carlo calculation of VMAT and helical tomotherapy dose distributions for lung stereotactic treatments with intra-fraction motion.

Belec J1Clark BG.

Med Phys. 2012 Dec;39(12):7635-43

Two self-referencing methods for the measurement of beam spot position.

Nyiri BJ1Smale JRGerig LH.

Phys Med Biol. 2016 Apr 7;61(7):2705-29

Patient-specific Monte Carlo dose calculations for (103)Pd breast brachytherapy.

Miksys N1, Cygler JE, Caudrelier JM, Thomson RM.

Br J Radiol. 2014 Sep;87(1041)

In vivo dosimetry: trends and prospects for brachytherapy.

Kertzscher G1, Rosenfeld A, Beddar S, Tanderup KCygler JE

Med Phys. 2013 Jul;40(7)

In vivo dosimetry in brachytherapy.

Tanderup K1, Beddar S, Andersen CE, Kertzscher G, Cygler JE.

Phys Med Biol. 2013 May 7;58(9):2841-59

Generalized eMC implementation for Monte Carlo dose calculation of electron beams from different machine types.

Fix MK1, Cygler J, Frei D, Volken W, Neuenschwander H, Born EJ, Manser P.

Med Phys. 2012 Sep;39(9)

The effect of different bleaching wavelengths on the sensitivity of Al(2)O(3):C optically stimulated luminescence detectors (OSLDs) exposed to 6 MV photon beams.

Omotayo AA1, Cygler JE, Sawakuchi GO.

Radiother Oncol. 2012 Feb;102(2):290-6

Clinical use of a novel in vivo 4D monitoring system for simultaneous patient motion and dose measurements.

Cherpak AJ1, Cygler JE, Andrusyk S, Pantarotto J, MacRae R, Perry G.