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Published papers, reports and textbook chapters

Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering

Ralli GP, Chappell MA, McGowan DR, Sharma RA, Higgins GS, Fenwick JD, 4D-PET Reconstruction using a Spline-Residue Model with Spatial and Temporal Roughness Penalties, Physics in Medicine and Biology 2018

Walker MD, Bradley KM, McGowan DR, Evaluation of principal component analysis based data driven respiratory gating for positron emission tomography, British Journal of Radiology 2018 91 20170793

Porter CA, Bradley KM, McGowan DR, A comparison of four sample slope-intercept and single-sample 51Cr-EDTA GFR measurements, Nuclear Medicine Communications 2018

Porter CA, Bradley KM, Hippeläinen ET, Walker MD, McGowan DR Phantom and clinical evaluation of the effect of full Monte Carlo collimator modelling in post-SIRT yttrium-90 Bremsstrahlung SPECT imaging EJNMMI Research 2018

Crijns W, Defraene G, Van Herck H, Depuydt T, Haustermans K, Maes F and Van Den Heuvel F Potential benefits of dosimetric VMAT tracking verified with 3D film measurements. In: Medical physics 43 (2016), Nr. 5, S. 2162-2173

Durrant L, Robinson M, Hawkins MA, Van Den Heuvel F and Muirhead R Quantifying target-specific motion in anal cancer patients treated with intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT). In: Radiotherapy and Oncology 121 (2016), Nr. 1, S. 92-97

Spaas C, Dok R, Deschaume O, De Roo B, Vervaele M, Seo JW, Bartic C, Hoet P, Van Den Heuvel F, Nuyts S and others Dependence of Gold Nanoparticle Radiosensitization on Functionalizing Layer Thickness. In: Radiation research 185 (2016), Nr. 4, S. 384–392

Teoh EJ, McGowan DR, Schuster DM, Tsakok M, Gleeson FV, Bradley KM Bayesian penalised likelihood reconstruction (Q.Clear) of 18F-fluciclovine PET for imaging of recurrent prostate cancer: semi-quantitative and clinical evaluation British Journal of Radiology 2018

Chilcott AK, Bradley KM, McGowan DR Effect of a Bayesian Penalized Likelihood PET Reconstruction Compared With Ordered Subset Expectation Maximization on Clinical Image Quality Over a Wide Range of Patient Weights American Journal of Roentgenology 2018

McGowan DR, Macpherson RE, Hackett SL, Liu D, Gleeson FV, McKenna WG, Higgins GS, Fenwick JD 18F-fluoromisonidazole uptake in advanced stage non-small cell lung cancer: a voxel-by-voxel PET kinetics study Medical Physics 2017

Armstrong IS, Thomson KE, Rowley LM, McGowan DR Harmonising SUV recovery between two PET/CT systems from different manufacturers when using resolution modelling and time-of-flight Nuclear Medicine Communications 2017

Rowley LM, Bradley KM, Boardman P, Hallam A, McGowan DR Optimization of image reconstruction for yttrium-90 SIRT on a LYSO PET/CT system using a Bayesian penalized likelihood reconstruction algorithm Journal of Nuclear Medicine 2017 58

Rojas B, Hooker C, McGowan DR, Guy MJ, Tipping J Eight years of growth and change in UK molecular radiotherapy with implications for the future; Internal Dosimetry Users Group (IDUG) survey results from 2007-2015 Nuclear Medicine Communications 2017 38 201-204

Morley N, McGowan DR, Gleeson FV, Bradley KM Software Respiratory Gating of PET/CT Improves Pulmonary Nodule Detection American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2017 195 261-262

O'Doherty J, McGowan DR, Abreu C, Barrington S Effect of Bayesian penalized likelihood reconstruction on [13N]-NH3 rest perfusion quantification. Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 2017 24 282-289

Holyoake DLP, Robinson M, Grose D, McIntosh D, Sebag-Montefiore D, Radhakrishna G, Patel N, Partridge M, Mukherjee S, Hawkins MA Conformity analysis to demonstrate reproducibility of target volumes for Margin-Intense Stereotactic Radiotherapy for borderline-resectable pancreatic cancer Radiotherapy and Oncology 2016 121 86-91 August

Durrant L, Robinson M, Hawkins MA, Van den Heuvel F, Muirhead R Quantifying target-specific motion in anal cancer patients treated with intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) Radiotherapy and Oncology 2016 121 92-97

Robinson M, Eaton D, Holyoake DLP, Hawkins M 4DCT Contouring Variability in Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy of Non-Resectable Biliary Tract Cancer Clinical Oncology (in press)

Teoh EJ, McGowan DR, Bradley KM, Belcher E, Black E, Moore A, Sykes A, Gleeson FV 18F-FDG PET/CT assessment of histopathologically confirmed mediastinal lymph nodes in non-small cell lung cancer using a penalised likelihood reconstruction European Radiology (in press)

DR McGowan, RE Macpherson, KM Bradley, JD Fenwick, FV Gleeson, GS Higgins 18F-Misonidazole PET-CT scan detection of occult bone metastasis Thorax 2016 71 97

M Robinson, A Sabbagh, R. Muirhead, L. Durrant, F Van den Heuvel, M Hawkins, Modeling early haematologic adverse events in conformal and intensity-modulated pelvic radiotherapy in anal cancer. Radiotherapy and Oncology, in press

Pediatric Outcome after Maternal Cancer Diagnosed during Pregnancy, Frédéric Amant, M.D., Ph.D., Tineke Vandenbroucke, M.Sc., Magali Verheecke, M.D., Frank Van den Heuvel, Ph.D. et al, New England Journal of Medicine, September 28, 2015

EJ Teoh*, DR McGowan*, RE Macpherson, KM Bradley, FV Gleeson, Phantom and clinical evaluation of the Bayesian penalized likelihood reconstruction algorithm Q.Clear on an LYSO PET/CT system, Journal of Nuclear Medicine 2015

N Parvizi, J Franklin, DR McGowan, EJ Teoh, KM Bradley, FV Gleeson, 18F-FDG PET-CT Bayesian penalized likelihood reconstruction algorithm in the detection of colorectal liver metastases European Journal of Radiology, 2015

B Rojas, C Hooker, DR McGowan, MJ Guy, Five years of Molecular Radiotherapy (MRT) Growth in the UK: Survey results from 2007 to 2012 Nuclear Medicine Communications, 2015

DR McGowan, MJ Guy, Time to Demand Dosimetry for Molecular Radiotherapy, British Journal of Radiology 2015 88 20140720

EJ Teoh, DR McGowan, KM Bradley, E Belcher, E Black, FV Gleeson Novel penalised likelihood reconstruction of PET in the assessment of histologically verified small pulmonary nodules European Radiology 2015

A Closed Parameterization of DNA-Damage by Charged Particles, as a Function of Energy - A Geometrical Approach, F Van den Heuvel F, PLoS One. 2014, Oct 23;9(10):e110333

Ready for researchers: modernising the NHS's scientific workforce, Malcolm Sperrin, Therese Crawley, Berne Ferry, Health Service Journal, 21 August, 2014

Iodine-131 monitoring in sewage plant outflow, DR McGowan, B E Pratt, P J Hinton, D J Peet and M T Crawley, Journal of Radiological Protection, 2014, 34 (1) 1-14

Optimisation of CT Imaging for Radiotherapy Simulation and Planning using Tube Current Modulation. S Mutch, M Robinson, Practical Radiation Oncology; in press

The Reduction in Radiation Dose to the Implanting Physician during Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy achievable through the use of a Bismuth-Containing, Radiation-Absorbing Drape. M Jones, M Cocker, R Khiani, Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology; in press

Targeted distribution of National Patient Agency Safer Practice Notice on throat packs, Durand M, Coates T, Flood C, Norris B, Curran J. J Perioper Pract. 2012 Jun;22(6):200-3

Cardiac resynchronisation therapy using the Radpad radiation shield at implant significantly reduces radiation dose to the implanting physician. Jones M A, Kiani R, Cocker M, et al. EP Eurospace 2011, 13 (suppl 4): iv7-iv12. Eur. Soc. of Cardiol

Quantification and normalization of x-ray mammograms, Christopher E Tromans, Mary R Cocker, Sir Michael Brady. Phys. Med. Biol. 2012, 57: 6519-6540

A model of primary and scattered photon fluence for mammographic x-ray image quantification, Christopher E Tromans, Mary R Cocker, Sir Michael Brady, Phys. Med. Biol. 2012, 57; 6541-6570

Digital Scatter removal for Mammography and Tomosynthesis Image Acquisition, C E Tromans, M R Cocker, M Brady. IWDM, 2012, Vol. 6138. (2012) Springer, Heidelberg

Cardiac resynchronisation therapy using the Radpad radiation shield at implant, significantly reduces radiation dose to the implanting physician, Jones M A, Kian R, Cocker M, et al. EP Eurospace 2011, 13 (suppl 4): iv7-iv12. Eur. Soc. of Cardiol

Characterization of the MapCHECK2 for pre-treatment IMRT QA. Winter H, Natarajan T, Belton R R. Radiotherapy and Oncology 2011, 99: p508

Textbook chapters

Costelloe, M, contributed to Chapter 10: Brachytherapy in Design and Shielding of Radiotherapy Treatment Facilities, (2017) IPEM Report 75, Edited by Patrick Horton, E and Eaton, D

Sossi V, Walker MD. "Positron Emission Tomography." Ch. 8 in Handbook of Small Animal Imaging: Preclinical Imaging, Therapy, and Applications. Eds. George C Kagadis, Nancy L Ford, Dimitrios N Karnabatidis, George K Loudos. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, FL, USA. 2016. ISBN: 1466555688

Nuffield Engineering Groups

Use of wand markers on the pelvis in three dimensional gait analysis. Smith M, Curtis D, Bencke J, Stebbins J. Gait Posture. 2013 23. pii: S0966-6362(13)00215-4. [Epub ahead of print]

Spatio-temporal parameters and lower-limb kinematics of turning gait in typically developing children. Dixon P C, Stebbins J, Theologis T, Zavatsky A B. Gait Posture. 2013, 14. pii: S0966-6362(13) 00199-9

Nhleko S, Williams M, Blakeborough A and Stebbins J. (2012). Horizontal dynamic forces generated by swaying and jumping. Journal of Sound and Vibration. 332 (11), 287-295. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsv.2012.12.035

Influence of altered gait patterns on the hip joint contact forces. Carriero A, Zavatsky A, Stebbins J, Theologis T, Lenaerts G, Jonkers I, Shefelbine S. Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 2012, 16 [Epub ahead of print]

Identifying gait events without a force plate during running: a comparison of methods. Leitch J, Stebbins J, Paolini G, Zavatsky A B. Gait Posture. 2011, 33(1): 130-2