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PETER A BALTER

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InstitutionMD Anderson
DepartmentRadiation Physics
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    1. Netherton T, Li Y, Gao S, Klopp A, Balter P, Court LE, Scheuermann R, Kennedy C, Dong L, Metz J, Mihailidis D, Ling C, Lee MY, Constantin M, Thompson S, Kauppinen J, Uusitalo P. Experience in commissioning The Halcyon linac. Med Phys. 2019 Jul 16. PMID: 31310678.
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    2. Gay SS, Netherton TJ, Cardenas CE, Ger RB, Balter PA, Dong L, Mihailidis D, Court LE. Dosimetric impact and detectability of multi-leaf collimator positioning errors on Varian Halcyon. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2019 Jul 11. PMID: 31294923.
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    3. Kisling K, Zhang L, Shaitelman SF, Anderson D, Thebe T, Yang J, Balter PA, Howell RM, Jhingran A, Schmeler K, Simonds H, du Toit M, Trauernicht C, Burger H, Botha K, Joubert N, Beadle BM, Court L. Automated treatment planning of postmastectomy radiotherapy. Med Phys. 2019 May 11. PMID: 31077593.
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    4. Kisling K, Johnson JL, Simonds H, Zhang L, Jhingran A, Beadle BM, Burger H, du Toit M, Joubert N, Makufa R, Shaw W, Trauernicht C, Balter P, Howell RM, Schmeler K, Court L. A risk assessment of automated treatment planning and recommendations for clinical deployment. Med Phys. 2019 Jun; 46(6):2567-2574. PMID: 31002389.
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    5. Yang J, Zhang Y, Zhang Z, Zhang L, Balter P, Court L. Technical Note: Density correction to improve CT number mapping in thoracic deformable image registration. Med Phys. 2019 May; 46(5):2330-2336. PMID: 30896047.
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    6. Kisling K, Zhang L, Simonds H, Fakie N, Yang J, McCarroll R, Balter P, Burger H, Bogler O, Howell R, Schmeler K, Mejia M, Beadle BM, Jhingran A, Court L. Fully Automatic Treatment Planning for External-Beam Radiation Therapy of Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer: A Tool for Low-Resource Clinics. J Glob Oncol. 2019 Jan; 5:1-9. PMID: 30629457.
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    7. Kisling KD, Ger RB, Netherton TJ, Cardenas CE, Owens CA, Anderson BM, Lee J, Rhee DJ, Edward SS, Gay SS, He Y, David SD, Yang J, Nitsch PL, Balter PA, Urbauer DL, Peterson CB, Court LE, Dube S. A snapshot of medical physics practice patterns. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2018 Nov; 19(6):306-315. PMID: 30272385.
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    8. Viswanath P, Peng S, Singh R, Kingsley C, Balter PA, Johnson FM. A Novel Method for Quantifying Total Thoracic Tumor Burden in Mice. Neoplasia. 2018 10; 20(10):975-984. PMID: 30157470.
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    9. Bahig H, Yuan Y, Mohamed ASR, Brock KK, Ng SP, Wang J, Ding Y, Hutcheson K, McCulloch M, Balter PA, Lai SY, Al-Mamgani A, Sonke JJ, van der Heide UA, Nutting C, Li XA, Robbins J, Awan M, Karam I, Newbold K, Harrington K, Oelfke U, Bhide S, Philippens MEP, Terhaard CHJ, McPartlin AJ, Blanchard P, Garden AS, Rosenthal DI, Gunn GB, Phan J, Cazoulat G, Aristophanous M, McSpadden KK, Garcia JA, van den Berg CAT, Raaijmakers CPJ, Kerkmeijer L, Doornaert P, Blinde S, Frank SJ, Fuller CD. Magnetic Resonance-based Response Assessment and Dose Adaptation in Human Papilloma Virus Positive Tumors of the Oropharynx treated with Radiotherapy (MR-ADAPTOR): An R-IDEAL stage 2a-2b/Bayesian phase II trial. Clin Transl Radiat Oncol. 2018 Nov; 13:19-23. PMID: 30386824.
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    10. Balter P, Nitsch P. Consider Re-simulation or Evaluate With and Without Density Overrides. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 08 01; 101(5):1028. PMID: 30012523.
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    11. Li Y, Netherton T, Nitsch PL, Gao S, Klopp AH, Balter PA, Court LE. Independent validation of machine performance check for the Halcyon and TrueBeam linacs for daily quality assurance. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2018 Sep; 19(5):375-382. PMID: 30016578.
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    12. McCarroll RE, Beadle BM, Balter PA, Burger H, Cardenas CE, Dalvie S, Followill DS, Kisling KD, Mejia M, Naidoo K, Nelson CL, Peterson CB, Vorster K, Wetter J, Zhang L, Court LE, Yang J. Retrospective Validation and Clinical Implementation of Automated Contouring of Organs at Risk in the Head and Neck: A Step Toward Automated Radiation Treatment Planning for Low- and Middle-Income Countries. J Glob Oncol. 2018 Jul; 4:1-11. PMID: 30110221.
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    13. Netherton T, Li Y, Nitsch P, Shaitelman S, Balter P, Gao S, Klopp A, Muruganandham M, Court L. Interplay effect on a 6-MV flattening-filter-free linear accelerator with high dose rate and fast multi-leaf collimator motion treating breast and lung phantoms. Med Phys. 2018 Jun; 45(6):2369-2376. PMID: 29611210.
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    14. Court LE, Kisling K, McCarroll R, Zhang L, Yang J, Simonds H, du Toit M, Trauernicht C, Burger H, Parkes J, Mejia M, Bojador M, Balter P, Branco D, Steinmann A, Baltz G, Gay S, Anderson B, Cardenas C, Jhingran A, Shaitelman S, Bogler O, Schmeller K, Followill D, Howell R, Nelson C, Peterson C, Beadle B. Radiation Planning Assistant - A Streamlined, Fully Automated Radiotherapy Treatment Planning System. J Vis Exp. 2018 04 11; (134). PMID: 29708544.
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    15. Yan Y, Yang J, Beddar S, Ibbott G, Wen Z, Court LE, Hwang KP, Kadbi M, Krishnan S, Fuller CD, Frank SJ, Yang J, Balter P, Kudchadker RJ, Wang J. A methodology to investigate the impact of image distortions on the radiation dose when using magnetic resonance images for planning. Phys Med Biol. 2018 04 05; 63(8):085005. PMID: 29528037.
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    16. Gao S, Balter PA, Tran B, Rose M, Simon WE. Quantification of beam steering with an ionization chamber array. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2018 May; 19(3):168-176. PMID: 29577578.
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    17. Craft DF, Kry SF, Balter P, Salehpour M, Woodward W, Howell RM. Material matters: Analysis of density uncertainty in 3D printing and its consequences for radiation oncology. Med Phys. 2018 Apr; 45(4):1614-1621. PMID: 29493803.
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    18. Li Y, Netherton T, Nitsch PL, Balter PA, Gao S, Klopp AH, Court LE. Normal tissue doses from MV image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) using orthogonal MV and MV-CBCT. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2018 May; 19(3):52-57. PMID: 29500856.
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    19. Court L, Wang H, Aten D, Brown D, MacGregor H, du Toit M, Chi M, Gao S, Yock A, Aristophanous M, Balter P. Illustrated instructions for mechanical quality assurance of a medical linear accelerator. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2018 May; 19(3):355-359. PMID: 29500846.
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    20. Nantavithya C, Gomez DR, Wei X, Komaki R, Liao Z, Lin SH, Jeter M, Nguyen QN, Li H, Zhang X, Poenisch F, Zhu XR, Balter PA, Feng L, Choi NC, Mohan R, Chang JY. Phase 2 Study of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy and Stereotactic Body Proton Therapy for High-Risk, Medically Inoperable, Early-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 07 01; 101(3):558-563. PMID: 29680255.
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    21. Wang J, Zhang Y, Zhang L, Dong L, Balter PA, Court LE, Yang J. Technical Note: Solving the "Chinese postman problem" for effective contour deformation. Med Phys. 2018 Feb; 45(2):767-772. PMID: 29178498.
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    22. Yang J, Haas B, Fang R, Beadle BM, Garden AS, Liao Z, Zhang L, Balter P, Court L. Atlas ranking and selection for automatic segmentation of the esophagus from CT scans. Phys Med Biol. 2017 Nov 14; 62(23):9140-9158. PMID: 29049027.
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    23. Faught JT, Balter PA, Johnson JL, Kry SF, Court LE, Stingo FC, Followill DS. An FMEA evaluation of intensity modulated radiation therapy dose delivery failures at tolerance criteria levels. Med Phys. 2017 Nov; 44(11):5575-5583. PMID: 28862765.
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    24. Smith K, Balter P, Duhon J, White GA, Vassy DL, Miller RA, Serago CF, Fairobent LA. AAPM Medical Physics Practice Guideline 8.a.: Linear accelerator performance tests. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2017 Jul; 18(4):23-39. PMID: 28548315.
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    25. Fave X, Zhang L, Yang J, Mackin D, Balter P, Gomez D, Followill D, Jones AK, Stingo F, Liao Z, Mohan R, Court L. Delta-radiomics features for the prediction of patient outcomes in non-small cell lung cancer. Sci Rep. 2017 04 03; 7(1):588. PMID: 28373718.
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    26. Sun B, Brooks ED, Komaki RU, Liao Z, Jeter MD, McAleer MF, Allen PK, Balter PA, Welsh JD, O'Reilly MS, Gomez D, Hahn SM, Roth JA, Mehran RJ, Heymach JV, Chang JY. 7-year follow-up after stereotactic ablative radiotherapy for patients with stage I non-small cell lung cancer: Results of a phase 2 clinical trial. Cancer. 2017 Aug 15; 123(16):3031-3039. PMID: 28346656.
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    27. Xu C, Xi M, Komaki R, Balter PA, Huang M, Hobbs BP, Wang L, Lin SH. Dosimetric and clinical outcomes after volumetric modulated arc therapy for carcinoma of the thoracic esophagus. Adv Radiat Oncol. 2017 Jul-Sep; 2(3):325-332. PMID: 29114599.
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    28. Sun B, Brooks ED, Komaki R, Liao Z, Jeter M, McAleer M, Balter PA, Welsh JD, O'Reilly M, Gomez D, Hahn SM, Sepesi B, Rice DC, Heymach JV, Chang JY. Long-Term Outcomes of Salvage Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy for Isolated Lung Recurrence of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Phase II Clinical Trial. J Thorac Oncol. 2017 06; 12(6):983-992. PMID: 28259750.
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    29. McCarroll R, Youssef B, Beadle B, Bojador M, Cardan R, Famiglietti R, Followill D, Ibbott G, Jhingran A, Trauernicht C, Balter P, Court L. Model for Estimating Power and Downtime Effects on Teletherapy Units in Low-Resource Settings. J Glob Oncol. 2017 Oct; 3(5):563-571. PMID: 29094096.
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    30. McCarroll RE, Beadle BM, Fullen D, Balter PA, Followill DS, Stingo FC, Yang J, Court LE. Reproducibility of patient setup in the seated treatment position: A novel treatment chair design. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2017 Jan; 18(1):223-229. PMID: 28291911.
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    31. Gao S, Balter PA, Rose M, Simon WE. A comparison of methods for monitoring photon beam energy constancy. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2016 11 08; 17(6):242-253. PMID: 27929497.
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    32. Chance WW, Nguyen QN, Mehran R, Welsh JW, Gomez DR, Balter P, Komaki R, Liao Z, Chang JY. Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy for adrenal gland metastases: Factors influencing outcomes, patterns of failure, and dosimetric thresholds for toxicity. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2017 May - Jun; 7(3):e195-e203. PMID: 27743801.
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    33. Khader J, Al-Mousa A, Hijla FA, Al-Heet S, Rashdan I, Balter P, Chang J, Wadi-Ramahi S. Requirements and Implementation of a Lung SBRT Program in a Developing Country: Benefits of International Cooperation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 07 15; 95(4):1236-8. PMID: 27354130.
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    34. Zhao L, Zhou S, Balter P, Shen C, Gomez DR, Welsh JD, Lin SH, Chang JY. Planning Target Volume D95 and Mean Dose Should Be Considered for Optimal Local Control for Stereotactic Ablative Radiation Therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 07 15; 95(4):1226-35. PMID: 27209498.
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    35. Fave X, Mackin D, Yang J, Zhang J, Fried D, Balter P, Followill D, Gomez D, Jones AK, Stingo F, Fontenot J, Court L. Can radiomics features be reproducibly measured from CBCT images for patients with non-small cell lung cancer? Med Phys. 2015 Dec; 42(12):6784-97. PMID: 26632036.
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    36. Zhang Y, Yang J, Zhang L, Court LE, Balter PA, Dong L. Erratum: "Modeling respiratory motion for reducing motion artifacts in 4D CT images" [Med. Phys. 40, 041716 (13pp.) (2013)]. Med Phys. 2015 Nov; 42(11):6768. PMID: 26520766.
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    37. Chang JY, Senan S, Paul MA, Mehran RJ, Louie AV, Balter P, Groen HJ, McRae SE, Widder J, Feng L, van den Borne BE, Munsell MF, Hurkmans C, Berry DA, van Werkhoven E, Kresl JJ, Dingemans AM, Dawood O, Haasbeek CJ, Carpenter LS, De Jaeger K, Komaki R, Slotman BJ, Smit EF, Roth JA. Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy versus lobectomy for operable stage I non-small-cell lung cancer: a pooled analysis of two randomised trials. Lancet Oncol. 2015 Jun; 16(6):630-7. PMID: 25981812.
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    38. Castillo SJ, Castillo R, Castillo E, Pan T, Ibbott G, Balter P, Hobbs B, Guerrero T. Evaluation of 4D CT acquisition methods designed to reduce artifacts. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2015 Mar 08; 16(2):4949. PMID: 26103169.
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    39. Huang JY, Kerns JR, Nute JL, Liu X, Balter PA, Stingo FC, Followill DS, Mirkovic D, Howell RM, Kry SF. An evaluation of three commercially available metal artifact reduction methods for CT imaging. Phys Med Biol. 2015 Feb 07; 60(3):1047-67. PMID: 25585685.
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    40. Ding Y, Mohamed AS, Yang J, Colen RR, Frank SJ, Wang J, Wassal EY, Wang W, Kantor ME, Balter PA, Rosenthal DI, Lai SY, Hazle JD, Fuller CD. Prospective observer and software-based assessment of magnetic resonance imaging quality in head and neck cancer: Should standard positioning and immobilization be required for radiation therapy applications? Pract Radiat Oncol. 2015 Jul-Aug; 5(4):e299-308. PMID: 25544553.
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    41. Sturgeon JD, Cox JA, Mayo LL, Gunn GB, Zhang L, Balter PA, Dong L, Awan M, Kocak-Uzel E, Mohamed AS, Rosenthal DI, Fuller CD. Improved human observer performance in digital reconstructed radiograph verification in head and neck cancer radiotherapy. Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg. 2015 Oct; 10(10):1667-73. PMID: 25477277.
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    42. McKenzie EM, Balter PA, Stingo FC, Jones J, Followill DS, Kry SF. Toward optimizing patient-specific IMRT QA techniques in the accurate detection of dosimetrically acceptable and unacceptable patient plans. Med Phys. 2014 Dec; 41(12):121702. PMID: 25471949.
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    43. Zhang Y, Yang J, Zhang L, Court LE, Gao S, Balter PA, Dong L. Digital reconstruction of high-quality daily 4D cone-beam CT images using prior knowledge of anatomy and respiratory motion. Comput Med Imaging Graph. 2015 Mar; 40:30-8. PMID: 25467806.
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    44. Popple RA, Balter PA, Orton CG. Point/Counterpoint. Because of the advantages of rotational techniques, conventional IMRT will soon become obsolete. Med Phys. 2014 Oct; 41(10):100601. PMID: 25281937.
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    45. Li Q, Swanick CW, Allen PK, Gomez DR, Welsh JW, Liao Z, Balter PA, Chang JY. Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR) using 70 Gy in 10 fractions for non-small cell lung cancer: exploration of clinical indications. Radiother Oncol. 2014 Aug; 112(2):256-61. PMID: 25108807.
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    46. Fave X, Yang J, Carvalho L, Martin R, Pan T, Balter P, Court L. Upright cone beam CT imaging using the onboard imager. Med Phys. 2014 Jun; 41(6):061906. PMID: 24877817.
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    47. McKenzie EM, Balter PA, Stingo FC, Jones J, Followill DS, Kry SF. Reproducibility in patient-specific IMRT QA. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2014 May 08; 15(3):4741. PMID: 24892350.
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    48. Castillo SJ, Castillo R, Balter P, Pan T, Ibbott G, Hobbs B, Yuan Y, Guerrero T. Assessment of a quantitative metric for 4D CT artifact evaluation by observer consensus. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2014 May 08; 15(3):4718. PMID: 24892346.
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    49. Gao S, Du W, Balter P, Munro P, Jeung A. Evaluation of IsoCal geometric calibration system for Varian linacs equipped with on-board imager and electronic portal imaging device imaging systems. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2014 May 08; 15(3):4688. PMID: 24892342.
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    50. Chang JY, Li QQ, Xu QY, Allen PK, Rebueno N, Gomez DR, Balter P, Komaki R, Mehran R, Swisher SG, Roth JA. Stereotactic ablative radiation therapy for centrally located early stage or isolated parenchymal recurrences of non-small cell lung cancer: how to fly in a "no fly zone". Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Apr 01; 88(5):1120-8. PMID: 24661665.
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    51. Yang J, Woodward WA, Reed VK, Strom EA, Perkins GH, Tereffe W, Buchholz TA, Zhang L, Balter P, Court LE, Li XA, Dong L. Statistical modeling approach to quantitative analysis of interobserver variability in breast contouring. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 May 01; 89(1):214-21. PMID: 24613812.
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    52. Li H, Park P, Liu W, Matney J, Liao Z, Balter P, Li Y, Zhang X, Li X, Zhu XR. Patient-specific quantification of respiratory motion-induced dose uncertainty for step-and-shoot IMRT of lung cancer. Med Phys. 2013 Dec; 40(12):121712. PMID: 24320498.
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    53. Peng Y, Vedam S, Gao S, Balter P. A new respiratory monitoring and processing system based on Wii remote: proof of principle. Med Phys. 2013 Jul; 40(7):071712. PMID: 23822416.
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    54. Yang J, Beadle BM, Garden AS, Gunn B, Rosenthal D, Ang K, Frank S, Williamson R, Balter P, Court L, Dong L. Auto-segmentation of low-risk clinical target volume for head and neck radiation therapy. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2014 Jan-Feb; 4(1):e31-7. PMID: 24621429.
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    55. Zhang Y, Yang J, Zhang L, Court LE, Balter PA, Dong L. Modeling respiratory motion for reducing motion artifacts in 4D CT images. Med Phys. 2013 Apr; 40(4):041716. PMID: 23556886.
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    56. Gao S, Balter PA, Rose M, Simon WE. Measurement of changes in linear accelerator photon energy through flatness variation using an ion chamber array. Med Phys. 2013 Apr; 40(4):042101. PMID: 23556911.
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    57. McAleer MF, Balter P, Bucci MK, Kuruvila S, Komaki R, Chang JY. Capsular contracture of subcutaneous breast implant following hypofractionated stereotactic body radiotherapy for early stage lung cancer. J Radiosurg SBRT. 2013; 2(2):165-170. PMID: 29296356.
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    58. Chang JY, Liu H, Balter P, Komaki R, Liao Z, Welsh J, Mehran RJ, Roth JA, Swisher SG. Clinical outcome and predictors of survival and pneumonitis after stereotactic ablative radiotherapy for stage I non-small cell lung cancer. Radiat Oncol. 2012 Sep 10; 7:152. PMID: 22963661.
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    59. Gomez DR, Tucker SL, Martel MK, Mohan R, Balter PA, Lopez Guerra JL, Liu H, Komaki R, Cox JD, Liao Z. Predictors of high-grade esophagitis after definitive three-dimensional conformal therapy, intensity-modulated radiation therapy, or proton beam therapy for non-small cell lung cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Nov 15; 84(4):1010-6. PMID: 22920974.
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    60. Yu ZH, Lin SH, Balter P, Zhang L, Dong L. A comparison of tumor motion characteristics between early stage and locally advanced stage lung cancers. Radiother Oncol. 2012 Jul; 104(1):33-8. PMID: 22677039.
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    61. Wootton LS, Polf JC, Peterson S, Wilkinson J, Rozner MA, Balter PA, Beddar S. Proton dose perturbations caused by high-voltage leads from implanted cardioverter defibrillators. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2012 May 10; 13(4):3813. PMID: 22766952.
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    62. Zhang X, Liu H, Balter P, Allen PK, Komaki R, Pan T, Chuang HH, Chang JY. Positron emission tomography for assessing local failure after stereotactic body radiotherapy for non-small-cell lung cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Aug 01; 83(5):1558-65. PMID: 22572078.
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    63. Bissonnette JP, Balter PA, Dong L, Langen KM, Lovelock DM, Miften M, Moseley DJ, Pouliot J, Sonke JJ, Yoo S. Quality assurance for image-guided radiation therapy utilizing CT-based technologies: a report of the AAPM TG-179. Med Phys. 2012 Apr; 39(4):1946-63. PMID: 22482616.
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    64. Wang J, Lin SH, Dong L, Balter P, Mohan R, Komaki R, Cox JD, Starkschall G. Quantifying the interfractional displacement of the gastroesophageal junction during radiation therapy for esophageal cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Jun 01; 83(2):e273-80. PMID: 22440040.
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    65. Joy S, Starkschall G, Kry S, Salehpour M, White RA, Lin SH, Balter P. Dosimetric effects of jaw tracking in step-and-shoot intensity-modulated radiation therapy. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2012 Mar 08; 13(2):3707. PMID: 22402386.
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    66. Chung H, Court L, Lin SH, Kulkarni D, Balter P. Evaluation of dose variation to normal and critical structures for lung hypofractionated stereotactic body radiation therapy. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2012 Jul-Sep; 2(3):e15-e21. PMID: 24674129.
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    67. Jiang ZQ, Yang K, Komaki R, Wei X, Tucker SL, Zhuang Y, Martel MK, Vedam S, Balter P, Zhu G, Gomez D, Lu C, Mohan R, Cox JD, Liao Z. Long-term clinical outcome of intensity-modulated radiotherapy for inoperable non-small cell lung cancer: the MD Anderson experience. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 May 01; 83(1):332-9. PMID: 22079735.
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    68. Ahmad M, Balter P, Pan T. Four-dimensional volume-of-interest reconstruction for cone-beam computed tomography-guided radiation therapy. Med Phys. 2011 Oct; 38(10):5646-56. PMID: 21992381.
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    69. Sutton J, Kabiru D, Neu M, Turner L, Balter P, Palmer M. Define baseline levels of segments per beam for intensity-modulated radiation therapy delivery for brain, head and neck, thoracic, abdominal, and prostate applications. Med Dosim. 2012; 37(1):15-9. PMID: 21889327.
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    70. Peng Y, Vedam S, Chang JY, Gao S, Sadagopan R, Bues M, Balter P. Implementation of feedback-guided voluntary breath-hold gating for cone beam CT-based stereotactic body radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 Jul 01; 80(3):909-17. PMID: 21470784.
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    71. Siochi RA, Balter P, Bloch CD, Santanam L, Blodgett K, Curran BH, Engelsman M, Feng W, Mechalakos J, Pavord D, Simon T, Sutlieff S, Zhu XR. A rapid communication from the AAPM Task Group 201: recommendations for the QA of external beam radiotherapy data transfer. AAPM TG 201: quality assurance of external beam radiotherapy data transfer. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2010 Dec 04; 12(1):3479. PMID: 21330992.
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    72. Tsunashima Y, Vedam S, Dong L, Umezawa M, Balter P, Mohan R. The precision of respiratory-gated delivery of synchrotron-based pulsed beam proton therapy. Phys Med Biol. 2010 Dec 21; 55(24):7633-47. PMID: 21113089.
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    73. Zamora DA, Riegel AC, Sun X, Balter P, Starkschall G, Mawlawi O, Pan T. Thoracic target volume delineation using various maximum-intensity projection computed tomography image sets for radiotherapy treatment planning. Med Phys. 2010 Nov; 37(11):5811-20. PMID: 21158293.
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    74. Buyyounouski MK, Balter P, Lewis B, D'Ambrosio DJ, Dilling TJ, Miller RC, Schefter T, Tomé W, Harris EE, Price RA, Konski AA, Wallner PE. Stereotactic body radiotherapy for early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer: report of the ASTRO Emerging Technology Committee. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Sep 01; 78(1):3-10. PMID: 20643514.
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    75. Starkschall G, Balter P, Britton K, McAleer MF, Cox JD, Mohan R. Interfractional reproducibility of lung tumor location using various methods of respiratory motion mitigation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 Feb 01; 79(2):596-601. PMID: 20638189.
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    76. Welsh J, Thomas J, Shah D, Allen PK, Wei X, Mitchell K, Gao S, Balter P, Komaki R, Chang JY. Obesity increases the risk of chest wall pain from thoracic stereotactic body radiation therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 Sep 01; 81(1):91-6. PMID: 20542388.
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    77. Ikushima H, Balter P, Komaki R, Hunjun S, Bucci MK, Liao Z, McAleer MF, Yu ZH, Zhang Y, Chang JY, Dong L. Daily alignment results of in-room computed tomography-guided stereotactic body radiation therapy for lung cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 Feb 01; 79(2):473-80. PMID: 20399032.
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    78. Kelly P, Balter PA, Rebueno N, Sharp HJ, Liao Z, Komaki R, Chang JY. Stereotactic body radiation therapy for patients with lung cancer previously treated with thoracic radiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Dec 01; 78(5):1387-93. PMID: 20381271.
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    79. Nelson C, Balter P, Morice RC, Bucci K, Dong L, Tucker S, Vedam S, Chang JY, Starkschall G. Evaluation of tumor position and PTV margins using image guidance and respiratory gating. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Apr; 76(5):1578-85. PMID: 20137865.
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    80. Hunjan S, Starkschall G, Prado K, Dong L, Balter P. Lack of correlation between external fiducial positions and internal tumor positions during breath-hold CT. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Apr; 76(5):1586-91. PMID: 20133074.
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    81. Vinogradskiy YY, Balter P, Followill DS, Alvarez PE, White RA, Starkschall G. Comparing the accuracy of four-dimensional photon dose calculations with three-dimensional calculations using moving and deforming phantoms. Med Phys. 2009 Nov; 36(11):5000-6. PMID: 19994509.
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    82. Siochi RA, Balter P, Bloch CD, Bushe HS, Mayo CS, Curran BH, Feng W, Kagadis GC, Kirby TH, Stern RL. Information technology resource management in radiation oncology. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2009 Sep 02; 10(4):3116. PMID: 19918239.
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