Publications

Long-term outcomes of intensity-modulated radiotherapy following extra-pleural pneumonectomy for malignant pleural mesothelioma.
Acta Oncol 2017 Jul 24;56(7):957-962. Epub 2017 Jan 24.
a Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy , Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University , Kyoto , Japan.




Development of a four-dimensional Monte Carlo dose calculation system for real-time tumor-tracking irradiation with a gimbaled X-ray head.
Phys Med 2017 Mar 16;35:59-65. Epub 2017 Feb 16.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan.




Initial characterization, dosimetric benchmark and performance validation of Dynamic Wave Arc.
Radiat Oncol 2016 Apr 29;11:63. Epub 2016 Apr 29.
Department of Radiotherapy, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, B-1090, Brussels, Belgium.

Target localization errors from fiducial markers implanted around a lung tumor for dynamic tumor tracking.
Phys Med 2015 Dec 10;31(8):934-41. Epub 2015 Jul 10.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-Applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan.



Impact of pretreatment interstitial lung disease on radiation pneumonitis and survival after stereotactic body radiation therapy for lung cancer.
J Thorac Oncol 2015 Jan;10(1):116-25
*Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan; †Department of Genome Biology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka-Sayama, Japan; ‡Departments of Respiratory Medicine, and §Diagnostic Imaging and Nuclear Medicine, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan; and ‖Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, Ube, Japan.


Safety and effectiveness of stereotactic body radiotherapy for a clinically diagnosed primary stage I lung cancer without pathological confirmation.
Int J Clin Oncol 2014 Oct 12;19(5):814-21. Epub 2013 Nov 12.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-Applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 54 Shogoin, Kawahara-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan.

The impact of abdominal compression on outcome in patients treated with stereotactic body radiotherapy for primary lung cancer.
J Radiat Res 2014 Sep 6;55(5):934-9. Epub 2014 May 6.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 54 Kawahara-cho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan.


Radiotherapy for patients with isolated local recurrence of primary resected pancreatic cancer. Prolonged disease-free interval associated with favorable prognosis.
Strahlenther Onkol 2014 May 6;190(5):485-90. Epub 2014 Mar 6.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-Applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 606-8507, Kyoto, Japan,



Guidelines for respiratory motion management in radiation therapy.
J Radiat Res 2013 May 13;54(3):561-8. Epub 2012 Dec 13.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, 54 Shogoin-Kawaharacho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan.


Feasibility evaluation of a new irradiation technique: three-dimensional unicursal irradiation with the Vero4DRT (MHI-TM2000).
J Radiat Res 2013 Mar 24;54(2):330-6. Epub 2012 Aug 24.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, 54 Kawaharacho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8507, Japan.

Differences in the dose-volume metrics with heterogeneity correction status and its influence on local control in stereotactic body radiation therapy for lung cancer.
J Radiat Res 2013 Mar 14;54(2):337-43. Epub 2012 Sep 14.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-Applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 54 Shogoin Kawahara-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8507, Japan.


Detailed dosimetric evaluation of intensity-modulated radiation therapy plans created for stage C prostate cancer based on a planning protocol.
Int J Clin Oncol 2012 Oct 29;17(5):505-11. Epub 2011 Sep 29.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 54 Shogoin Kawahara-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan.


Dosimetric evaluation of the impacts of different heterogeneity correction algorithms on target doses in stereotactic body radiation therapy for lung tumors.
J Radiat Res 2012 Sep 13;53(5):777-84. Epub 2012 Jul 13.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, 54 Shogoin Kawahara-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8507, Japan.

Dose--volume metrics associated with radiation pneumonitis after stereotactic body radiation therapy for lung cancer.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Jul 19;83(4):e545-9. Epub 2012 Mar 19.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.

Experimental validation of heterogeneity-corrected dose-volume prescription on respiratory-averaged CT images in stereotactic body radiotherapy for moving tumors.
Med Dosim 2012 15;37(1):20-5. Epub 2011 Apr 15.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.

Positional reproducibility of pancreatic tumors under end-exhalation breath-hold conditions using a visual feedback technique.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2011 Apr 9;79(5):1565-71. Epub 2010 Sep 9.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.

Impact of multileaf collimator width on intraprostatic dose painting plans for dominant intraprostatic lesion of prostate cancer.
J Appl Clin Med Phys 2010 Sep 7;11(4):3193. Epub 2010 Sep 7.
Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Molecular Genetics, Course for Molecular and Cellular Medicine, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan.

Measurement of interfraction variations in position and size of target volumes in stereotactic body radiotherapy for lung cancer.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2009 Oct;75(2):543-8
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-Applied Therapy, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan.



Evaluation of mass-like consolidation after stereotactic body radiation therapy for lung tumors.
Int J Clin Oncol 2007 Oct 22;12(5):356-62. Epub 2007 Oct 22.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-Applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 54 Kawahara-cho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan.

Interinstitutional variations in planning for stereotactic body radiation therapy for lung cancer.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2007 Jun 23;68(2):416-25. Epub 2007 Mar 23.
Department of Radiation Oncology and Image-applied Therapy, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.

Clinical outcomes of a phase I/II study of 48 Gy of stereotactic body radiotherapy in 4 fractions for primary lung cancer using a stereotactic body frame.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2005 Dec 19;63(5):1427-31. Epub 2005 Sep 19.
Department of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, Kyoto University, Graduate School of Medicine, Sakyo, Kyoto, Japan.


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