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MR-ARFI-based method for the quantitative measurement of tissue elasticity: application for monitoring HIFU therapy

Jonathan Vappou, Pierre Bour, Fabrice Marquet, Valery Ozenne & Bruno Quesson Phys. Med. Biol. 63 095018

Multiline 3D beamforming using micro-beamformed datasets for pediatric transesophageal echocardiography

D Bera, S B Raghunathan, C Chen, Z Chen, M A P Pertijs, M D Verweij, V Daeichin, H J Vos, A F W van der Steen, N de Jong & J G Bosch Phys. Med. Biol. 63 075015

Receiver operating characteristic (ROC) curves: review of methods with applications in diagnostic medicine

Nancy A Obuchowski & Jennifer A Bullen Phys. Med. Biol. 63 07TR01

Monte Carlo evaluation of magnetically focused proton beams for radiosurgery

Grant A McAuley, Sarah L Heczko, Theodore T Nguyen, James M Slater, Jerry D Slater & Andrew J Wroe Phys. Med. Biol. 63 (2018) 055010

Multi-GPU configuration of 4D intensity modulated radiation therapy inverse planning using global optimization

Aaron Hagan, Amit Sawant, Michael Folkerts & Arezoo Modiri Phys. Med. Biol. 63 (2018) 025028

Independent Monte-Carlo dose calculation for MLC based CyberKnife radiotherapy

P-H Mackeprang, D Vuong, W Volken, D Henzen, D Schmidhalter, M Malthaner, S Mueller, D Frei, M F M Stampanoni, A Dal Pra, D M Aebersold, M K Fix & P Manser Phys. Med. Biol. 63 (2018) 015015

Spectral imaging using clinical megavoltage beams and a novel multi-layer imager

Marios Myronakis, Rony Fueglistaller, Joerg Rottmann, Yue-Houng Hu, Adam Wang, Paul Baturin, Pascal Huber, Daniel Morf, Josh Star-Lack & Ross Berbeco Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 9127–9139

Modelling the transport of optical photons in scintillation detectors for diagnostic and radiotherapy imaging

Emilie Roncali, Mohammad Amin Mosleh-Shirazi & Aldo Badano Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) R207–R235

Deep convolutional neural network with transfer learning for rectum toxicity prediction in cervical cancer radiotherapy: a feasibility study

Xin Zhen, Jiawei Chen, Zichun Zhong, Brian Hrycushko, Linghong Zhou, Steve Jiang, Kevin Albuquerque and Xuejun Gu Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 8246–8263

Performance of a SiPM based semi-monolithic scintillator PET detector

Xianming Zhang, Xiaohui Wang, Ning Ren, Zhonghua Kuang, Xinhan Deng, Xin Fu, San Wu, Ziru Sang, Zhanli Hu, Dong Liang, Xin Liu, Hairong Zheng & Yongfeng Yang. Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 7889–7904

Are rapid changes in brain elasticity possible?

Kevin J Parker Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 7425

Ultrasonic computed tomography based on full-waveform inversion for bone quantitative imaging

Simon Bernard, Vadim Monteiller, Dimitri Komatitsch & Philippe Lasaygues Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 7011–7035

Performance of a high-resolution depth encoding PET detector using barium sulfate reflector

Zhonghua Kuang, Xiaohui Wang, Cheng Li, Xinhan Deng, Kai Feng, Zhanli Hu, Xin Fu, Ning Ren, Xianming Zhang, Yunfei Zheng, Dong Liang, Xin Liu, Hairong Zheng and Yongfeng Yang Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 5945–5958

Enhancing ejection fraction measurement through 4D respiratory motion compensation in cardiac PET imaging

Jing Tang, Xinhui Wang, Xiangzhen Gao, W Paul Segars, Martin A Lodge and Arman Rahmim. Phys. Med. Biol. 62 4496–4513

Hybrid charge division multiplexing method for silicon photomultiplier based PET detectors

Haewook Park, Guen Bae Ko and Jae Sung Lee Phys. Med. Biol. 62 4390–4405

A novel adaptive needle insertion sequencing for robotic, single needle MR-guided high-dose-rate prostate brachytherapy

M Borot de Battisti, B Denis de Senneville, G Hautvast, D Binnekamp, J J W Lagendijk, M Maenhout and M A Moerland Phys. Med. Biol. 62 4031–4045

Metal artifacts in computed tomography for radiation therapy planning: dosimetric effects and impact of metal artifact reduction

D Giantsoudi, B De Man, J Verburg, A Trofimov, Y Jin, G Wang, L Gjesteby and H Paganetti Phys. Med. Biol. 62 R49

A radiobiological model of metastatic burden reduction for molecular radiotherapy: application to patients with bone metastases

A M Denis-Bacelar, Sarah J Chittenden, Iain Murray, A Divoli, V R McCready, D P Dearnaley, J M O'Sullivan, B Johnson and G D Flux Phys. Med. Biol. 62 2859

Combination of principal component analysis and optical-flow motion compensation for improved cardiac MR thermometry

S Toupin, B Denis de Senneville, V Ozenne, P Bour, M Lepetit-Coiffe, M Boissenin, P Jais and B Quesson Phys. Med. Biol. 62 1208

Motion compensation using origin ensembles in awake small animal positron emission tomography

J E Gillam, G I Angelis, A Z Kyme and S R Meikle Phys. Med. Biol. 62 52