Publications by authors named "Wesley S Culberson"

31Publications

Technical Note: Patient dose from kilovoltage radiographs during motion-synchronized treatments on Radixact.

Med Phys 2020 Sep 18. Epub 2020 Sep 18.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.14461DOI Listing
September 2020

Evaluation of radixact motion synchrony for 3D respiratory motion: Modeling accuracy and dosimetric fidelity.

J Appl Clin Med Phys 2020 Sep 21;21(9):96-106. Epub 2020 Jul 21.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/acm2.12978DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7497925PMC
September 2020

Characterizing a PTW microDiamond detector in kilovoltage radiation beams.

Med Phys 2020 Jun 17. Epub 2020 Jun 17.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.14330DOI Listing
June 2020

On the stability of well-type ionization chamber source strength calibration coefficients.

Med Phys 2020 May 20. Epub 2020 May 20.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.14247DOI Listing
May 2020

An investigation into the robustness of dynamically collimated proton therapy treatments.

Med Phys 2020 Aug 16;47(8):3545-3553. Epub 2020 May 16.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.14208DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7429295PMC
August 2020

On the implementation of the plan-class specific reference field using multidimensional clustering of plan features and alternative strategies for improved dosimetry in modulated clinical linear accelerator treatments.

Med Phys 2020 Aug 18;47(8):3621-3635. Epub 2020 May 18.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.14207DOI Listing
August 2020

Dosimetry evaluation of the GammaPod stereotactic radiosurgery device based on established AAPM and IAEA protocols.

Med Phys 2020 Aug 15;47(8):3614-3620. Epub 2020 Jun 15.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 21201, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.14197DOI Listing
August 2020

Calculating dose from a 2.5 MV imaging beam using a commercial treatment planning system.

J Appl Clin Med Phys 2019 Dec 1;20(12):25-35. Epub 2019 Nov 1.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/acm2.12756DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6909176PMC
December 2019

Trimmer sequencing time minimization during dynamically collimated proton therapy using a colony of cooperating agents.

Phys Med Biol 2019 10 21;64(20):205025. Epub 2019 Oct 21.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705. Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-6560/ab416dDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6995666PMC
October 2019

A convex windowless extrapolation chamber to measure surface dose rate from Ru/ Rh episcleral plaques.

Med Phys 2019 May 30;46(5):2430-2443. Epub 2019 Mar 30.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.13488DOI Listing
May 2019

Technical Note: Optimization of spot and trimmer position during dynamically collimated proton therapy.

Med Phys 2019 Apr 5;46(4):1922-1930. Epub 2019 Mar 5.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.13441DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6676890PMC
April 2019

LET response variability of Gafchromic EBT3 film from a Co calibration in clinical proton beam qualities.

Med Phys 2019 Jun 23;46(6):2716-2728. Epub 2019 Mar 23.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.13442DOI Listing
June 2019

VMAT and IMRT plan-specific correction factors for linac-based ionization chamber dosimetry.

Med Phys 2019 Feb 6;46(2):913-924. Epub 2018 Dec 6.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/mp.13293
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.13293DOI Listing
February 2019

Monte Carlo and Co-based kilovoltage x-ray dosimetry methods.

Med Phys 2018 Dec 31;45(12):5564-5576. Epub 2018 Oct 31.

Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/mp.13213
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.13213DOI Listing
December 2018

Technical Note: Characterization of clinical linear accelerator triggering latency for motion management system development.

Med Phys 2018 Nov 10;45(11):4816-4821. Epub 2018 Oct 10.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.13191DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6500588PMC
November 2018

Secondary Neutron Dose From a Dynamic Collimation System During Intracranial Pencil Beam Scanning Proton Therapy: A Monte Carlo Investigation.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 01 14;103(1):241-250. Epub 2018 Aug 14.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.08.012DOI Listing
January 2019

Dosimetric characterization of a new directional low-dose rate brachytherapy source.

Med Phys 2018 May 24. Epub 2018 May 24.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.12994DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6548702PMC
May 2018

Experimental investigation of GafChromic EBT3 intrinsic energy dependence with kilovoltage x rays, Cs, and Co.

Med Phys 2018 Jan 22;45(1):448-459. Epub 2017 Dec 22.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.12682DOI Listing
January 2018

An analysis of the ArcCHECK-MR diode array's performance for ViewRay quality assurance.

J Appl Clin Med Phys 2017 Jul 6;18(4):161-171. Epub 2017 Jun 6.

School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/acm2.12107DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5874930PMC
July 2017

Design of a modulated orthovoltage stereotactic radiosurgery system.

Med Phys 2017 Jul 9;44(7):3776-3787. Epub 2017 Jun 9.

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 53705, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.12336DOI Listing
July 2017

Air-kerma strength determination of an HDR Ir source including a geometric sensitivity study of the seven-distance method.

Med Phys 2017 Jan;44(1):311-320

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/mp.12017
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January 2017

Technical Note: Dose gradients and prescription isodose in orthovoltage stereotactic radiosurgery.

Med Phys 2016 May;43(5):2072

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1118/1.4944782DOI Listing
May 2016

Radiation Biology Irradiator Dose Verification Survey.

Radiat Res 2016 Feb 15;185(2):163-8. Epub 2016 Jan 15.

Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1667/RR14155.1DOI Listing
February 2016

Air-kerma strength determination of a new directional (103)Pd source.

Med Phys 2015 Dec;42(12):7144-52

Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1118/1.4935409DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5148138PMC
December 2015

Development of a phantom to validate high-dose-rate brachytherapy treatment planning systems with heterogeneous algorithms.

Med Phys 2015 Apr;42(4):1566-74

Instituto de Pesquisas Energéticas e Nucleares-IPEN-CNEN/SP, São Paulo 05508-000, Brazil.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1118/1.4914390DOI Listing
April 2015

A modified dose calculation formalism for electronic brachytherapy sources.

Brachytherapy 2015 May-Jun;14(3):405-8. Epub 2015 Mar 10.

Medical Radiation Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brachy.2015.01.003DOI Listing
December 2015

Experimental and Monte Carlo dosimetric characterization of a 1 cm (103)Pd brachytherapy source.

Brachytherapy 2014 Nov-Dec;13(6):657-67. Epub 2014 May 28.

Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, UW Medical Radiation Research Center, Madison, WI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brachy.2014.04.001DOI Listing
May 2015

Primary calibration of coiled 103Pd brachytherapy sources.

Med Phys 2008 Jan;35(1):32-8

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Medical Physics, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1118/1.2815628DOI Listing
January 2008

Calibration of the photon component of 198Au stents.

Brachytherapy 2005 ;4(1):51-8

Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brachy.2004.11.004DOI Listing
November 2005