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Firas Mourtada, MSE, PhD, DABR

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4701 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Radiation Oncology, Suite 1110
Newark, DE 19713

(302) 623-4691
(302) 623-4869 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. A generic high-dose rate 192Ir brachytherapy source for evaluation of model-based dose calculations beyond the TG-43 formalism
  2. A choice of radionuclide: Comparative outcomes and toxicity of ruthenium-106 and iodine-125 in the definitive treatment of uveal melanoma
  3. Disease control and toxicity outcomes using ruthenium eye plaque brachytherapy in the treatment of uveal melanoma
  4. Dosimetric influence of seed spacers and end-weld thickness for permanent prostate brachytherapy
  5. Commissioning of a grid-based Boltzmann solver for cervical cancer brachytherapy treatment planning with shielded colpostats
  6. Prostate implant dosimetric outcomes and migration patterns between bio-absorbable coated and uncoated brachytherapy seeds
  7. Preface
  8. Dosimetric impact of Acuros XB deterministic radiation transport algorithm for heterogeneous dose calculation in lung cancer
  9. Pilot study of a computed tomography-compatible shielded intracavitary brachytherapy applicator for treatment of cervical cancer
  10. Dosimetry of 125I and 103Pd COMS eye plaques for intraocular tumors: Report of Task Group 129 by the AAPM and ABS
  11. Report of the Task Group 186 on model-based dose calculation methods in brachytherapy beyond the TG-43 formalism: Current status and recommendations for clinical implementation
  12. Detection of canonical hedgehog signaling in breast cancer by 131-iodine-labeled derivatives of the sonic hedgehog protein
  13. Impact of heterogeneity-based dose calculation using a deterministic grid-based boltzmann equation solver for intracavitary brachytherapy
  14. Monte Carlo calculations of AAPM Task Group Report No. 43 dosimetry parameters for the 125I I-Seed AgX100 source model
  15. Experimental validation of deterministic Acuros XB algorithm for IMRT and VMAT dose calculations with the Radiological Physics Center's head and neck phantom
  16. Modification of an implantable MOSFET dosimeter to act as a fiducial marker
  17. Dosimetric comparison of Acuros XB deterministic radiation transport method with Monte Carlo and model-based convolution methods in heterogeneous media
  18. A phantom study of an in vivo dosimetry system using plastic scintillation detectors for real-time verification of 192Ir HDR brachytherapy
  19. Comparison of dose calculation methods for brachytherapy of intraocular tumors
  20. Anisotropy characterization of I-125 seed with attached encapsulated cobalt chloride complex contrast agent markers for MRI-based prostate brachytherapy