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. Systematic and random errors of PET-based 90Y 3D dose quantification
  2. The American Brachytherapy Society consensus statement on intraoperative radiation therapy
  3. Dose volume histogram-based optimization of image reconstruction parameters for quantitative 90 Y-PET imaging
  4. AAPM recommendations on medical physics practices for ocular plaque brachytherapy: Report of task group 221
  5. A generic TG-186 shielded applicator for commissioning model-based dose calculation algorithms for high-dose-rate 192Ir brachytherapy:
  6. 2017 American Brachytherapy Society's Annual Meeting Report
  7. Bending the slope of the brachytherapy curve: Magnetic resonance imaging-assisted radiosurgery for the treatment of prostate cancer
  8. Use of magnetic resonance imaging in low-dose-rate and high-dose-rate prostate brachytherapy from diagnosis to treatment assessment: Defining the knowledge gaps, technical challenges, and barriers to implementation
  9. Magnetic resonance imaging basics for the prostate brachytherapist
  10. Clinical transition to model-based dose calculation algorithm: A retrospective analysis of high-dose-rate tandem and ring brachytherapy of the cervix
  11. Intraoperative high-dose-rate brachytherapy: An American Brachytherapy Society consensus report
  12. Biochemical control and toxicity for favorable- and intermediate-risk patients using real-time intraoperative inverse optimization prostate seed implant: Less is more!
  13. Effects of image noise, respiratory motion, and motion compensation on 3D activity quantification in count-limited PET images
  14. The American College of Radiology and the American Brachytherapy Society practice parameter for the performance of radionuclide-based high-dose-rate brachytherapy
  15. Selective Internal Radiation Therapy With Yttrium-90 Glass Microspheres: Biases and Uncertainties in Absorbed Dose Calculations Between Clinical Dosimetry Models
  16. A brachytherapy photon radiation quality index QBT for probe-type dosimetry
  17. Evaluation of a deterministic grid-based Boltzmann solver (GBBS) for voxel-level absorbed dose calculations in nuclear medicine
  18. Technical Note: Dosimetry of Leipzig and Valencia applicators without the plastic cap
  19. Learning anatomy changes from patient populations to create artificial CT images for voxel-level validation of deformable image registration
  20. Comparing voxel-based absorbed dosimetry methods in tumors, liver, lung, and at the liver-lung interface for 90Y microsphere selective internal radiation therapy