Publications

  1. Lehrer EJ, Prabhu AV, Sindhu KK, Lazarev S, Ruiz-Garcia H, Peterson JL, Beltran C, Furutani K, Schlesinger D, Sheehan JP, Trifiletti DM. Proton and Heavy Particle Intracranial Radiosurgery. Biomedicines. 2021 Jan 3; 9 (1) Epub 2021 Jan 03
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  2. Paganetti H, Beltran CJ, Both S, Dong L, Flanz JB, Furutani KM, Grassberger C, Grosshans DR, Knopf AC, Langendijk JA, Nystrom H, Parodi K, Raaymakers BW, Richter C, Sawakuchi GO, Schippers JM, Shaitelman SF, Teo K, Unkelbach J, Wohlfahrt P, Lomax AJ. Roadmap: proton therapy physics and biology. Phys Med Biol. 2020 Nov 23 [Epub ahead of print]
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  3. Thomson RM, Furutani KM, Kaulich TW, Mourtada F, Rivard MJ, Soares CG, Vanneste FM, Melhus CS. AAPM recommendations on medical physics practices for ocular plaque brachytherapy: Report of task group 221. Med Phys. 2020 Jun; 47 (5):e92-e124 Epub 2020 Mar 18
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  4. Jethwa KR, Park SS, Gonuguntla K, Wick SM, Vallow LA, Deufel CL, Whitaker TJ, Furutani KM, Ruddy KJ, Corbin KS, Hieken TJ, Mutter RW. In Reply to Hannoun-Levi and Hannoun. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 Aug 1; 104 (5):1177-1179 Epub 2019 Apr 27
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  5. Merrell KW, Davis BJ, Goulet CC, Furutani KM, Mynderse LA, Harmsen WS, Wilson TM, McLaren RH, Deufel CL, Birckhead BJ, Funk RK, McMenomy BP, Stish BJ, Choo CR. Reducing seed migration to near zero with stranded-seed implants: Comparison of seed migration rates to the chest in 1000 permanent prostate brachytherapy patients undergoing implants with loose or stranded seeds. Brachytherapy. 2019 May - Jun; 18 (3):306-312 Epub 2019 Mar 08
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  6. Jethwa KR, Park SS, Gonuguntla K, Wick SM, Vallow LA, Deufel CL, Whitaker TJ, Furutani KM, Ruddy KJ, Corbin KS, Hieken TJ, Mutter RW. Three-Fraction Intracavitary Accelerated Partial Breast Brachytherapy: Early Provider and Patient-Reported Outcomes of a Novel Regimen. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 May 1; 104 (1):75-82 Epub 2018 Dec 21
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  7. Anderson SE, Grams MP, Wan Chan Tseung H, Furutani KM, Beltran CJ. A linear relationship for the LET-dependence of Gafchromic EBT3 film in spot-scanning proton therapy. Phys Med Biol. 2019 Mar 7; 64 (5):055015 Epub 2019 Mar 07
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  8. Routman DM, Funk RK, Stish BJ, Mynderse LA, Wilson TM, McLaren R, Harmsen WS, Mara K, Deufel CL, Furutani KM, Haddock MG, Pisansky TM, Choo CR, Davis BJ. Permanent prostate brachytherapy monotherapy with I-125 for low- and intermediate-risk prostate cancer: Outcomes in 974 patients. Brachytherapy. 2019 Jan - Feb; 18 (1):1-7 Epub 2018 Oct 04
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  9. Johnson JE, Beltran C, Wan Chan Tseung H, Mundy DW, Kruse JJ, Whitaker TJ, Herman MG, Furutani KM. Highly efficient and sensitive patient-specific quality assurance for spot-scanned proton therapy. PLoS One. 2019; 14 (2):e0212412 Epub 2019 Feb 14
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  10. Deufel CL, Furutani KM, Dahl RA, Grams MP, McLemore LB, Hallemeier CL, Neben-Wittich M, Martenson JA, Haddock MG. Technique for the administration of high-dose-rate brachytherapy to the bile duct using a nasobiliary catheter. Brachytherapy. 2018 Jul - Aug; 17 (4):718-725
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  11. Anderson SE, Furutani KM, Tran LT, Chartier L, Petasecca M, Lerch M, Prokopovich DA, Reinhard M, Perevertaylo VL, Rosenfeld AB, Herman MG, Beltran C. Microdosimetric measurements of a clinical proton beam with micrometer-sized solid-state detector. Med Phys. 2017 Nov; 44 (11):6029-6037 Epub 2017 Oct 13
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  12. Tran LT, Chartier L, Bolst D, Pogossov A, Guatelli S, Petasecca M, Lerch MLF, Prokopovich DA, Reinhard MI, Clasie B, Depauw N, Kooy H, Flanz JB, McNamara A, Paganetti H, Beltran C, Furutani K, Perevertaylo VL, Jackson M, Rosenfeld AB. Characterization of proton pencil beam scanning and passive beam using a high spatial resolution solid-state microdosimeter. Med Phys. 2017 Nov; 44 (11):6085-6095 Epub 2017 Oct 09
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  13. Deufel CL, McLemore LB, de Los Santos LEF, Classic KL, Park SS, Furutani KM. Patient safety is improved with an incident learning system-Clinical evidence in brachytherapy. Radiother Oncol. 2017 Oct; 125 (1):94-100 Epub 2017 Aug 17
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  14. Shen J, Tryggestad E, Younkin JE, Keole SR, Furutani KM, Kang Y, Herman MG, Bues M. Technical Note: Using experimentally determined proton spot scanning timing parameters to accurately model beam delivery time. Med Phys. 2017 Oct; 44 (10):5081-5088 Epub 2017 Aug 30
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  15. Hieken TJ, Mutter RW, Jakub JW, Boughey JC, Degnim AC, Sukov WR, Childs S, Corbin KS, Furutani KM, Whitaker TJ, Park SS. A novel treatment schedule for rapid completion of surgery and radiation in early-stage breast cancer (vol 23, pg 3297, 2016) Annals Of Surgical Oncology. 2016 Dec; 23: S1059.
  16. Hieken TJ, Mutter RW, Jakub JW, Boughey JC, Degnim AC, Sukov WR, Childs S, Corbin KS, Furutani KM, Whitaker TJ, Park SS. Erratum to: A Novel Treatment Schedule for Rapid Completion of Surgery and Radiation in Early-Stage Breast Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Dec; 23 (Suppl 5):1059
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  17. Birekhead BJ, Fossum CC, Deufel CL, Furutani KM, Merrell KW, Schueler BA, Mynderse LA, Choo R, Davis BJ. Stranded seed displacement, migration, and loss after permanent prostate brachytherapy as estimated by day 0 fluoroscopy and 4-month postimplant pelvic x-ray Brachytherapy. 2016 Nov-dec; 15: (6)714-21.
  18. Stish BJ, Pafundi DH, Hieken TJ, Whitaker TJ, Furutani KM, Jakub JW, Boughey JC, Degnim AC, McLemore LB, Mou B, Mutter RW, Park SS. Feasibility and full-course dosimetry of an intraoperatively placed multichannel brachytherapy catheter for accelerated partial breast irradiation Brachytherapy. 2016 Nov-dec; 15(6):796-803. Epub 1900 Jan 01.
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  19. Stish BJ, Pafundi DH, Hieken TJ, Whitaker TJ, Furutani KM, Jakub JW, Boughey JC, Degnim AC, McLemore LB, Mou B, Mutter RW, Park SS. Feasibility and full-course dosimetry of an intraoperatively placed multichannel brachytherapy catheter for accelerated partial breast irradiation. Brachytherapy. 2016 Nov - Dec; 15 (6):796-803 Epub 2016 Sept 07
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  20. Birckhead BJ, Fossum CC, Deufel CL, Furutani KM, Merrell KW, Schueler BA, Mynderse LA, Choo R, Davis BJ. Stranded seed displacement, migration, and loss after permanent prostate brachytherapy as estimated by Day 0 fluoroscopy and 4-month postimplant pelvic x-ray. Brachytherapy. 2016 Nov - Dec; 15 (6):714-721 Epub 2016 Aug 16
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  21. Hieken TJ, Mutter RW, Jakub JW, Boughey JC, Degnim AC, Sukov WR, Childs S, Corbin KS, Furutani KM, Whitaker TJ, Park SS. A Novel Treatment Schedule for Rapid Completion of Surgery and Radiation in Early-Stage Breast Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Oct; 23 (10):3297-303 Epub 2016 June 22
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  22. Jethwa KR, Furutani KM, Mynderse LA, Wilson TM, Choo R, King BF, Bergstralh E, Davis BJ. Predictors of prostate volume reduction following neoadjuvant cytoreductive androgen suppression. J Contemp Brachytherapy. 2016 Oct; 8 (5):371-378 Epub 2016 Nov 04
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  23. Johnson JE, Deufel CL, Furutani KM. Investigating the dosimetric impact of seed location uncertainties in Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study-based eye plaques. Brachytherapy. 2016 Sep-Oct; 15 (5):661-8 Epub 2016 July 27
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  24. Deufel CL, Furutani KM, Dahl RA, Haddock MG. Automated construction of an intraoperative high-dose-rate treatment plan library for the Varian brachytherapy treatment planning system. Brachytherapy. 2016 Jul-Aug; 15 (4):531-536 Epub 2016 May 13
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  25. McCauley Cutsinger SE, Furutani KM, Forsman RM, Corner SM. Seed coordinates of a new COMS-like 24 mm plaque verified using the FARO Edge. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2015 Nov 8; 16 (6):293-301 Epub 2015 Nov 08
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  26. Blanchard M, Shim KG, Grams MP, Rajani K, Diaz RM, Furutani KM, Thompson J, Olivier KR, Park SS, Markovic SN, Pandha H, Melcher A, Harrington K, Zaidi S, Vile R. Definitive Management of Oligometastatic Melanoma in a Murine Model Using Combined Ablative Radiation Therapy and Viral Immunotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015 Nov 1; 93 (3):577-87 Epub 2015 July 26
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  27. Mukewar S, Gupta A, Baron TH, Gores G, Furutani K, Haddock MG, Hallemeier CL. Endoscopically inserted nasobiliary catheters for high dose-rate brachytherapy as part of neoadjuvant therapy for perihilar cholangiocarcinoma. Endoscopy. 2015 Oct; 47 (10):878-83 Epub 2015 May 11
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  28. Park SS, Dong H, Liu X, Harrington SM, Krco CJ, Grams MP, Mansfield AS, Furutani KM, Olivier KR, Kwon ED. PD-1 Restrains Radiotherapy-Induced Abscopal Effect. Cancer Immunol Res. 2015 Jun; 3 (6):610-9 Epub 2015 Feb 19
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  29. Deufel CL, Furutani KM. Heterogeneous dose calculations for Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study eye plaques using actual seed configurations and Task Group Report 43 formalism. Brachytherapy. 2015 Mar-Apr; 14 (2):209-30 Epub 2014 Dec 19
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  30. Grams MP, Wilson ZC, Sio TT, Beltran CJ, Tryggestad EJ, Gupta SK, Blackwell CR, McCollough KP, Sarkaria JN, Furutani KM. Design and characterization of an economical (192)Ir hemi-brain small animal irradiator. Int J Radiat Biol. 2014 Oct; 90 (10):936-942 Epub 2014 June 25
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  31. Holmes DR 3rd, Davis BJ, Goulet CC, Wilson TM, Mynderse LA, Furutani KM, Camp JJ, Robb RA. Shape analysis of the prostate: establishing imaging specifications for the design of a transurethral imaging device for prostate brachytherapy guidance. Brachytherapy. 2014 Sep-Oct; 13 (5):465-70 Epub 2014 June 21
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  32. Deufel CL, Furutani KM. Quality assurance for high dose rate brachytherapy treatment planning optimization: using a simple optimization to verify a complex optimization. Phys Med Biol. 2014 Feb 7; 59(3):525-40. Epub 2014 Jan 17
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  33. Sutherland JG, Miksys N, Furutani KM, Thomson RM. Metallic artifact mitigation and organ-constrained tissue assignment for Monte Carlo calculations of permanent implant lung brachytherapy. Med Phys. 2014 Jan; 41: (1)011712.
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  34. Mou B, Beltran CJ, Park SS, Olivier KR, Furutani KM. Feasibility of proton transmission-beam stereotactic ablative radiotherapy versus photon stereotactic ablative radiotherapy for lung tumors: a dosimetric and feasibility study. PLoS One. 2014; 9 (6):e98621 Epub 2014 June 02
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  35. Sutherland JG, Furutani KM, Thomson RM. Monte Carlo calculated doses to treatment volumes and organs at risk for permanent implant lung brachytherapy. Phys Med Biol. 2013 Oct 21; 58(20):7061-80. Epub 2013 Sep 20.
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  36. Sutherland JG, Furutani KM, Thomson RM. A Monte Carlo investigation of lung brachytherapy treatment planning. Phys Med Biol. 2013 Jul 21; 58(14):4763-80. Epub 2013 Jun 20.
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  37. Ahuja Y, Kapoor KG, Thomson RM, Furutani KM, Shultz RW, Stafford SL, Dev S, Abu-Yaghi NE, Reynolds D, Pulido JS. The effects of intraocular silicone oil placement prior to iodine 125 brachytherapy for uveal melanoma: a clinical case series. Eye (Lond). 2012 Nov; 26 (11):1487-9 Epub 2012 Aug 31
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  38. Classic KL, Furutani KM, Stafford SL, Pulido JS. Radiation dose to the surgeon during plaque brachytherapy. Retina. 2012 Oct; 32 (9):1900-5
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  39. Sutherland JG, Furutani KM, Garces YI, Thomson RM. Model-based dose calculations for (125)I lung brachytherapy. Med Phys. 2012 Jul; 39 (7):4365-77
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  40. Sutherland J, Furutani KM, Thomson RM. Sci-Sat AM: Brachy - 11: Improving treatment planning for I-125 lung brachytherapy using Monte Carlo methods. Med Phys. 2012 Jul; 39 (7Part4):4646-4647
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  41. Kovalchuk N, Furutani KM, Macdonald OK, Pisansky TM. Dosimetric effect of interfractional needle displacement in prostate high-dose-rate brachytherapy. Brachytherapy. 2012 Mar-Apr; 11(2):111-8.
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  42. Deufel C, Furutani KM, Thomson RM, Antolak JA. Mathematical solutions of the TG-43 geometry function for curved line, ring, disk, sphere, dome and annulus sources, and applications for quality assurance. Phys Med Biol. 2011 Aug 21; 56(16):5429-44. Epub 2011 Jul 29.
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  43. Thomson RM, Furutani KM, Pulido JS, Stafford SL, Rogers DW. Modified COMS plaques for 125I and 103Pd iris melanoma brachytherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Nov 15; 78(4):1261-9. Epub 2010 May 14.
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  44. Gunduz K, Pulido JS, Yeakel PD, King M, Classic KL, Furutani KM. The use of imbricated sutures in radioactive plaque brachytherapy surgery. Clin Ophthalmol. 2010 Mar 24; 4:159-61
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  45. Pisansky TM, Gold DG, Furutani KM, Macdonald OK, McLaren RH, Mynderse LA, Wilson TM, Hebl JR, Choo R. High-dose-rate brachytherapy in the curative treatment of patients with localized prostate cancer. Mayo Clin Proc. 2008 Dec; 83 (12):1364-72
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  46. Price DL, Moore EJ, Friedman O, Garces YI, Kee AY, Furutani KM. Effect of radiation on segmental distraction osteogenesis in rabbits. Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2008 May-Jun; 10(3):159-63.
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  47. Su Y, Davis BJ, Furutani KM, Herman MG, Robb RA. Prostate brachytherapy seed reconstruction using an adaptive grouping technique. Med Phys. 2007 Jul; 34 (7):2975-84
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  48. Su Y, Davis BJ, Furutani KM, Herman MG, Robb RA. Dosimetry accuracy as a function of seed localization uncertainty in permanent prostate brachytherapy: increased seed number correlates with less variability in prostate dosimetry. Phys Med Biol. 2007 Jun 7; 52(11):3105-19. Epub 2007 May 10.
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  49. Su Y, Davis BJ, Furutani KM, Herman MG, Robb RA. Seed localization and TRUS-fluoroscopy fusion for intraoperative prostate brachytherapy dosimetry. Comput Aided Surg. 2007 Jan; 12(1):25-34.
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  50. Bhadra S, Bohnet I, Cardy M, Dosselli U, Fagerstroem CP, Frisken W, Furutani K, Hanna D, Holm U, Johnson KF, Khakzad M, Levman B, Lim JN, Loehr B, Martin JF, Muhl C, Neumann T, Rohde M, Schmidke WB, Stairs DG, Tiecke H, Voci C. Design and test of a forward neutron calorimeter for the ZEUS experiment. Nucl Instrum Meth. 1997; A394:121-35.
  51. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Observation of events with an energetic forward neutron in deep inelastic scattering at HERA. Phys Lett. 1996; B384:388-400.
  52. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Rapidity gaps between jets in photoproduction at HERA. Phys Lett. 1996; B369:55-68.
  53. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Measurement of the proton structure function F2 at low X and low Q**2 at HERA. Z Phys. 1996; C69:607-20.
  54. Bhadra S, Brkic M, Frisken W, Furutani K, Hanna D, Holm U, Krebs B, Levman G, Lohr B, Martin JF, Neumann T, Rohde M. Test of a forward neutron calorimeter for the ZEUS experiment at HERA. Nucl Instrum Meth. 1995; A354:479-86.
  55. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Measurement of the proton structure function F2 from the 1993 HERA Data. Z Phys. 1995; C65:379-98.
  56. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Measurement of alpha-s from jet rates in deep inelastic scattering at HERA. Phys Lett. 1995; B363:201-16.
  57. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Measurement of elastic Rho0 photoproduction at HERA. Z Phys. 1995; C69:39-54.
  58. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Exclusive Rho0 production in deep inelastic electron-proton scattering at HERA. Phys Lett. 1995; B356:601-16.
  59. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Diffractive hard photoproduction at HERA and evidence for the gluon content of the pomeron. Phys Lett. 1995; B356:129-46.
  60. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Measurement of the diffractive structure function in deep elastic scattering at HERA. Z Phys. 1995; C68:569-84.
  61. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Neutral strange particle production in deep inelastic scattering at HERA. Z Phys. 1995; C68:29-42.
  62. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Study of the photon remnant in resolved photoproduction at HERA. Phys Lett. 1995; B354:163-77.
  63. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Measurement of the cross-section for the reaction P-> J/Psi P with the ZEUS Detector at HERA. Phys Lett. 1995; B350:120-34.
  64. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Study of D*+-(2010) production in E P collisions at HERA. Phys Lett. 1995; B349:225-37.
  65. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. DiJet cross-sections in photoproduction at HERA. Phys Lett. 1995; B348:665-80.
  66. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Jet production in high Q**2 deep inelastic E-P scattering at HERA. Z Phys. 1995; C67:81-92.
  67. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Measurement of multiplicity and momentum spectra in the in the current fragmentation region of the breit frame at HERA. Z Phys. 1995; C67:93-108.
  68. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Inclusive transverse momentum distributions of charged particles in diffractive and nondiffractive photoproduction at HERA. Z Phys. 1995; C67:227-38.
  69. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Observation of hard scattering in photoproduction events with a large rapidity gap at HERA. Phys Lett. 1995; B346:399-414.
  70. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Extraction of gluon density of the proton at small X. Phys Lett. 1995; B345:576-88.
  71. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Inclusive jet differential cross-sections in photoproduction at HERA. Phys Lett. 1995; B342:417-32.
  72. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. A search for excited fermions in electron-proton collisions at HERA. Z Phys. 1995; C65:627-48.
  73. Furutani KM, Falk WR, Guan H, Campbell JR, Duncan FA, Walden PL, Yen S, Huber GM, Bent RD, Lolos GJ, Korkmaz E, Trudel A, Celler A. Exclusive pion production from few nucleon systems in the region of the Delta 1232 resonance. Phys Rev C Nucl Phys. 1994 Sept; 50(3):1561-73.
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  74. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Comparison of energy flows in deep inelastic scattering events with and without a large rapidity gap. Phys Lett. 1994; B338:483-96.
  75. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Observation of jet production in deep inelastic scattering with a large rapidity gap at HERA. Phys Lett. 1994; B332:228-43.
  76. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Measurement of total and partial photon proton cross-sections at 180-GeV center-of-mass energy. Z Phys. 1994; C63:391-408.
  77. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Observation of direct processes in photoproduction at HERA. Phys Lett. 1994; B322:287-300.
  78. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Measurement of the proton structure function F2 in E P scattering at HERA. Phys Lett. 1993; B316:412-26.
  79. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Observation of events with a large rapidity gap in deep inelastic scattering at HERA. Phys Lett. 1993; B315:481-93.
  80. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Search for excited electrons using the ZEUS Detector. Phys Lett. 1993; B316:207-18.
  81. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Hadronic energy distributions in deep inelastic electron-proton scattering. Z Phys. 1993; C59:231-42.
  82. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Observation of two jet production in deep inelastic scattering at HERA. Phys Lett. 1993; B306:158-72.
  83. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Search for LeptoQuarks with the ZEUS detector. Phys Lett. 1993; B306:173-86.
  84. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Initial study of deep inelastic scattering with ZEUS at HERA. Phys Lett. 1993; B303:183-97.
  85. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. Observation of hard scattering in photoproduction at HERA. Phys Lett. 1992; 297:404-16.
  86. ZEUS Collaboration, Derrick M. A measurement of Sigma(T) (Gamma P) at S**(1/2) = 210-GeV. Phys Lett. 1992; B293:465-77.
  87. Furutani KM, Falk WR, Duncan FA, Walden PL, Yen S, Huber GM, Bent RD, Lolos GJ, Korkmaz E. Analyzing powers for the 3He(p. Phys Rev C Nucl Phys. 1991 Oct; 44(4):1691-4.
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  88. McKee JSC, Smith GR, Durocher JJG, Furutani K, Kwok CB, Johnston HL, Mathur MS, Mayer JK, Mirzai A, Yeo YH. Neutron emission from low energy deuteron injection of deuteron-implanted metal foils (Pd, Ti and In). AIP Conf Proc. 1991 May 10; 228(1):275-286.
  89. Huber GM, Lolos GJ, Furutani KM, Falk WR, Bent RD, Hicks KH, Walden PL, Yen S. 7Li(p. Phys Rev C Nucl Phys.. 1988 Sept; 38: (3)1304-15.
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