Publications

Secondary Neutron Doses to Pediatric Patients During Intracranial Proton Therapy: Monte Carlo Simulation of the Neutron Energy Spectrum and its Organ Doses.
Health Phys 2016 Apr;110(4):380-6
*Graduate school, Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences. Oita city, Oita 870-1201, Japan; †Medical Exposure Research Project, National Institute of Radiological Sciences. Chiba city, Chiba 263-8555, Japan; ‡Division of Particle Therapy, National Cancer Center Hospital East. Kashiwa city, Chiba 277-8577, Japan; §Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health, Rockville, MD 20850, USA; **Department of Radiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA.

Dose and dose-rate effects of ionizing radiation: a discussion in the light of radiological protection.
Radiat Environ Biophys 2015 Nov 5;54(4):379-401. Epub 2015 Sep 5.
International Commission on Radiological Protection (ICRP), PO Box 1046, Station B, 280 Slater Street, Ottawa, ON, K1P 5S9, Canada.

Numerical Analysis of Organ Doses Delivered During Computed Tomography Examinations Using Japanese Adult Phantoms with the WAZA-ARI Dosimetry System.
Health Phys 2015 Aug;109(2):104-12
*Japan Atomic Energy Agency, †Tokyo Healthcare University, ‡Tokai University Oiso Hospital, §Tokai University Hospital, **Shin-Beppu Hospital, ††Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences.

Calculating patient-specific organ doses from adult body CT scans by Monte Carlo analysis using male-individual voxel phantoms.
Health Phys 2015 Jan;108(1):44-52
*Graduate school, Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences, 2944-9 Megusuno, Oita city, Oita 870-1201, Japan; †Department of Health Sciences, Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences, 2944-9 Megusuno, Oita city, Oita 870-1201, Japan; ‡Shin-Beppu Hospital, 3898 Tsurumi, Beppu-shi, Oita 874-0833, Japan; §Tokyo Healthcare University, 2-5-23 Higashigaoka, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8558, Japan; **Oia Prefectural Hospital, 476 Bunyou, Oita-shi, Oita 870-851, Japan.




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