Publications

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.

Design of a compensating bolus by use of exhalation CT data for covering residual motion in respiratory-gated charged-particle lung therapy: four-dimensional carbon beam dose calculation.
Radiol Phys Technol 2008 Jan 27;1(1):83-8. Epub 2007 Nov 27.
Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Inage-ku, Chiba, Japan.




Dose escalation study of carbon ion radiotherapy for locally advanced carcinoma of the uterine cervix.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2006 Jun 19;65(2):388-97. Epub 2006 Apr 19.
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan.

Clinical potentials for dynamic contrast-enhanced hepatic volumetric cine imaging with the prototype 256-MDCT scanner.
AJR Am J Roentgenol 2005 Jul;185(1):253-6
Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, 4-9-1 Anagawa, Inage-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba, 263-8555, Japan.


Results of the first prospective study of carbon ion radiotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma with liver cirrhosis.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2004 Aug;59(5):1468-76
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, 4-9-1 Anagawa, Inage-ku, Chiba-shi 263-8555, Japan.


Carbon ion radiotherapy for stage I non-small cell lung cancer.
Radiother Oncol 2003 Feb;66(2):127-40
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, 9-1 Anagawa, 4-chome, Inage-Ku, Chiba-shi 263-8555, Japan.

Efficacy and safety of carbon ion radiotherapy in bone and soft tissue sarcomas.
J Clin Oncol 2002 Nov;20(22):4466-71
Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, and Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan.

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