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James E. McDonough, PhD

James E. McDonough, PhD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology
Department: Radiation Oncology

Contact information
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-5632
BA (Physics)
Temple University, 1982.
MA (Physics)
Temple University, 1984.
Ph.D. (Experimental Physics)
Temple University, 1987.
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Description of Research Expertise

Proton Therapy

Selected Publications

Lin L, Ainsley C, Solberg T, McDonough J: Experimental characterization of two-dimensional spot profiles for two proton pencil beam scanning nozzles. Phys. Med. Biol. 59: 493-504, January 2014.

Tang S, Deville C, McDonough J, Tochner Z, Wang KK, Vapiwala N, Both S: Effect of intrafraction prostate motion on proton pencil beam scanning delivery: a quantitative assessment. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 87: 375-82, Oct 2013.

Lin L, Ainsley CG, McDonough JE: Experimental characterization of two-dimensional pencil beam scanning proton spot profiles. Phys. Med. Biol. 58: 6193-6204, Sept 2013.

Lin L, Ainsley CG, Mertens T, De Wilde O, Talla PT, McDonough JE: A novel technique for measuring the low-dose envelope of pencil beam scanning spot profiles Phys. Med. Biol. 58: N171-N180, June 2013.

Ainsley C, Lin L, McDonough J: Optimization of the modeling of longitudinal dose distributions for double-scattered proton beams in a commercially‚Äźavailable treatment planning system. Phys. Med. Biol. 58: N145-N155, May 2013.

Ayan AS, Lin H, Yeager C, Deville C, McDonough J, Zhu TC, Anderson N, Bar Ad V, Lu HM, Both S: Should image rotation be addressed during routine cone-beam CT quality assurance? Phys. Med. Biol. 58: 1059, February 2013.

Dolney D, McDonough J, Vapiwala N and Metz JM: Dose perturbations by electromagnetic transponders in the proton environment. Phys. Med. Biol. 58: 1495-1505, 2013.

L Yin*, D Dolney, A Kassaee, J Gee, P Ahn, A Lin, J McDonough, R Maughan, B-K Teo: Image-Based Proton Range Verification Using Intensity-Corrected CBCT Med Phys 2013.

E Diffenderfer*, J McDonough, R Maughan: Measurement of Absorbed Dose Due to Secondary Radiation Produced by Passively Scattered and Uniformly Scanned Proton Beams Med Phys 2013.

Whaley JT, Kirk M, Cengel K, McDonough J, Bekelman J and Christodouleas JP: Protective effect of transparent film dressing on proton therapy induced skin reactions. Radiation Oncology 8, 2013.

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Last updated: 04/01/2014
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