Publications

Carbon-ion re-irradiation for recurrences after initial treatment of stage I non-small cell lung cancer with carbon-ion radiotherapy.
Radiother Oncol 2017 Aug 4. Epub 2017 Aug 4.
National Institute of Radiological Sciences Hospital, National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Sciences and Technology, Chiba-shi, Japan.

Prognostic analysis of radiation pneumonitis: carbon-ion radiotherapy in patients with locally advanced lung cancer.
Radiat Oncol 2017 May 30;12(1):91. Epub 2017 May 30.
Hospital of the National Institute of Radiological Sciences, National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Sciences and Technology, 4-9-1 Anagawa, Inage Ward, Chiba City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan.


Single-Fraction Carbon-Ion Radiation Therapy for Patients 80 Years of Age and Older With Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 May 30;95(1):542-8. Epub 2015 Nov 30.
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan.

A prospective nonrandomized phase I/II study of carbon ion radiotherapy in a favorable subset of locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
Cancer 2015 Apr 13;121(8):1321-7. Epub 2015 Jan 13.
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan; Department of Radiology, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan.

Carbon-ion scanning lung treatment planning with respiratory-gated phase-controlled rescanning: simulation study using 4-dimensional CT data.
Radiat Oncol 2014 Nov 11;9:238. Epub 2014 Nov 11.
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, 4-9-1, Anagawa, Inage-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba, 263-8555, Japan.

Amplitude-based gated phase-controlled rescanning in carbon-ion scanning beam treatment planning under irregular breathing conditions using lung and liver 4DCTs.
J Radiat Res 2014 Sep 15;55(5):948-58. Epub 2014 May 15.
Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Inage-ku, Chiba 263-8555, Japan.

Four-dimensional lung treatment planning in layer-stacking carbon ion beam treatment: comparison of layer-stacking and conventional ungated/gated irradiation.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2011 Jun 23;80(2):597-607. Epub 2010 Oct 23.
Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan.


Carbon ion radiotherapy for elderly patients 80 years and older with stage I non-small cell lung cancer.
Lung Cancer 2009 Apr 31;64(1):45-50. Epub 2008 Aug 31.
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan.



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