Publications in 2016

The following list serves to promote the outstanding research output of Queensland medical physicists who happen to be members of the ACPSEM Queensland branch (names underlined) during 2016. It is presented in order of date of print.

  1. D. Binny, C. M. Lancaster, T. Kairn, J. V. Trapp, P. Back, R. Cheuk, S. B. Crowe, “Investigating the use of image thresholding in brachytherapy catheter reconstruction”, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(4): 913-919 (2016)
  2. D. L. Thiele, S-E Aliuddin, M. Irvine, G. P. McGill, “Results from a phantom based multi-centre paediatric computed tomography dose survey”, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(4): 885-893 (2016)
  3. L. Sim, “Novel application of 3D printing in brachytherapy using MED610 3D printed insert for I-125 ROPES eye plaque”, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(4): 863-870 (2016)
  4. J. V. Trapp, “Web of Science, Scopus, and Google Scholar citation rates: a case study of medical physics and biomedical engineering: what gets cited and what doesn’t?“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(4): 817-823 (2016)
  5. S. C. Peet, R. Wilks, T. Kairn, S. B. Crowe, “Measuring dose from radiotherapy treatments in the vicinity of a cardiac pacemaker”, Physica Medica32(12): 1529-1536 (2016)
  6. D. Binny, C. M. Lancaster, T. Kairn, J. V. Trapp, S. B. Crowe, “Monitoring Daily QA3 constancy for routine quality assurance on linear accelerators”, Physica Medica, 32(11): 1479-1487 (2016)
  7. T. Aland, R. Moylan, T. Kairn, J. Trapp, “Effect of verification imaging on in vivo dosimetry results using Gafchomric EBT3 film”, Physica Medica, 32(11): 1461-1465 (2016)
  8. S. C. Peet, R. Wilks, T. Kairn, J. V. Trapp, S. B. Crowe, “Calibrating radiochromic film in beams of uncertain quality“, Medical Physics, 43(10): 5647-5652 (2016)
  9. P. Bridge, A. Fielding, P. Rowntree, A. Pullar, “Intraobserver Variability: Should We Worry?“, Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences, 47(3): 217-220 (2016)
  10. T. Kairn, P. H. Charles, S. B. Crowe, J. V. Trapp, “Effects of inaccurate small field dose measurements on calculated treatment doses“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(3): 747-753 (2016)
  11. T. Kairn, S. B. Crowe, C. M. Langton, J. V. Trapp, “Bulk evaluation and comparison of radiotherapy treatment plans for breast cancer“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(3): 633-644 (2016)
  12. T. Jarem, D. Cutajar, M. Weaver, M. Petasecca, M. Lerch, A. Kejda, A. Rosenfeld, “Dose verification of eye plaque brachytherapy using spectroscopic dosimetry“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(3): 627-632 (2016)
  13. T. Kairn, D. Papworth, S. B. Crowe, J. Anderson, D. R. H. Christie, “Dosimetric quality, accuracy and deliverability of modulated radiotherapy treatments for spinal metastases“, Medical Dosimetry, 41(3): 258-266 (2016)
  14. J. E. Morales, M. Butson, S. B. Crowe, R. Hill, J. V. Trapp, “An experimental extrapolation technique using Gafchromic EBT3 film for relative output factor measurements in small x-ray fieldsMedical Physics, 43(8): 4687-4692 (2016)
  15. J. A. Baines, S. J. Zawlodzka, M. L. Parfitt, B. E. Hickey, A. P. Pullar, “Clinical implications of the overshoot effect for treatment plan delivery and patient-specific quality assurance for step-and-shoot IMRT“, Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics, 17(4): 114-123 (2016)
  16. S. B. Crowe, T. Kairn, “Women in Medical Physics: a preliminary analysis of workforce and research participation in Australia and New Zealand“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(2): 525-532 (2016)
  17. K. L. Lee, M. Bernardo, T. A. Ireland, “Benchmarking the performance of fixed-image receptor digital radiography systems. Part 2: system performance metric“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(2): 463-476 (2016)
  18. K. L. Lee, T. A. Ireland, M. Bernardo, “Benchmarking the performance of fixed-image receptor digital radiographic systems. Part 1: a novel method for image quality analysis“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(2): 453-462 (2016)
  19. N. Mitina, D. Christie, B. Hill, N. Middlebrook, N. Nadezhdin, “Which patients benefit from post-implant CT dosimetry after real-time intraoperative planning for low dose rate prostate brachytherapy? Case series and systematic literature review“, Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 60(2): 260-267 (2016)
  20. S. Edwards, D. Schick, “Monte Carlo modelling of computed tomography ceiling scatter for shielding calculations“, Health Physics Journal, 110(4): 328-341 (2016)
  21. P. O’Connor, V. Seshadri, P. Charles, “Detecting MLC errors in stereotactic radiotherapy plans with a liquid filled ionization chamber array“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(1): 247-252 (2016)
  22. T. A. Ireland, M. Irvine, “Temporal stability of digital radiographic detectors“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(1): 229-237 (2016)
  23. T. Kairn, T. Aland, S. B. Crowe, J. V. Trapp, “Use of electronic portal imaging devices for electron treatment verification“, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 39(1): 199-209 (2016)
  24. C. Hargrave, N. Mason, R. Guidi, J-A. Miller, J. Becker, M. Moores, K. Mengersen, M. Poulsen, F. Harden, “Automated replication of cone beam CT-guided treatments in the Pinnacle treatment planning system for adaptive radiotherapy“, Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences, 63(1): 48-58 (2016)
  25. R. Fitzgerald, R. Owen, T. Barry, C. Hargrave, D. Pryor, A. Bernard, M. Lehman, T. Mai, A. Fielding, “The effect of beam arrangements and the impact of non-coplanar beams on the treatment planning of stereotactic ablative radiation therapy for early stage lung cancer“, Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences, 63(1): 31-40 (2016)
  26. R. Fitzgerald, R. Owen, C. Hargrave, D. Pryor, T. Barry, M. Lehman, A. Bernard, T. Mai, V. Seshadri, A. Fielding, “A comparison of three different VMAT techniques for the delivery of lung stereotactic ablative radiation therapy“, Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences, 61(1): 23-30 (2016)
  27. P. Bridge, A. Fielding, A. Pullar, P. Rowntree, “Development and initial evaluation of a novel 3D volumetric outlining system“, Journal of Radiotherapy in Practice, 15(1): 38-44
  28. S. B. Crowe, B. Sutherland, R. Wilks, S. Sylvander, V. Seshadri, J. V. Trapp, T. Kairn, “Relationships between gamma criteria and action levels: Results of a multi-center audit of gamma agreement index results“, Medical Physics, 43(3): 1501-1506 (2016)
  29. R. Finnigan, B. Lamprecht, T. Barry, K. Jones, J. Boyd, A. Pullar, B. Burmeister, M. Foote, “Inter- and intra-fraction motion in stereotactic body radiotherapy for spinal and paraspinal tumours using cone-beam CT and positional correction in six degrees of freedom“, Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 60(1): 112-118 (2016)
  30. P. Bridge, S. B. Crowe, G. Gibson, N. J. Ellemor, C. Hargrave, M. Carmichael, “A virtual radiation therapy workflow training simulation“, Radiography, 22(1): e59-e63 (2016)

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