Skip to main content
Sign In
 

Leah Schubert, PhD, DABR


Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals

 

  1. Schubert LK, Miften M, “Towards a paperless medical physics residency management system,” Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics, Accepted for publication.
  2. Schubert LK, Gondi V, Sengbusch E, Westerly DC, Soisson E, Paliwal BP, Mackie TR, Mehta MP, Patel RR, Tomé WA, Cannon GM, “Dosimetric comparison of left-sided whole breast irradiation with 3DCRT, forward-planned IMRT, inverse-planned IMRT, helical tomotherapy, and topotherapy,” Radiotherapy and Oncology 2011;100:241-246.
  3. Kissick MW, Mo X, McCall KC, Schubert LK, Westerly DC, Mackie RM, “A phantom model demonstration of tomotherapy dose painting delivery, including managed respiratory motion without motion management,” Physics in Medicine and Biology 2010;55:2983-2995.
  4. Schubert LK, Westerly DC, Tomé WA, Mehta MP, Soisson ET, Mackie TR, Ritter M, Khuntia D, Harari PM, Paliwal BR,  “A comprehensive assessment by tumor site of patient setup using daily MVCT imaging from more than 3,800 helical tomotherapy treatments,” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 2009;73:1260-1269.
  5. Westerly DC, Soisson ET, Chen Q, Woch KM, Schubert LK, Olivera GH, Mackie TR, “Treatment planning to improve delivery accuracy and patient throughput in helical tomotherapy ,”  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 2009;74:1290-1297.

Peer-Reviewed Scientific Abstracts                                                                                  
  1. LK Schubert, M Miften, “Innovative Approach Towards a Paperless Physics Residency Management System,” Medical Physics 40, 414 (2013). [Finalist in Innovation in Medical Physics Education]
  2. Y Vinogradskiy, L Schubert, R Castillo, E Castillo, M Martel, T Guerrero, M Miften, “Using 4DCT-Ventilation Based Multi-Modality Imaging to Assess Lung Function and Optimize Radiation Therapy for Lung Cancer Patients,” Medical Physics 40, 423 (2013).
  3. LK Schubert, D Westerly, M Miften, “Analysis of an International Error Reporting Database to Enhance Patient Safety,” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 84(3), S156-S157 (2012).
  4. LK Schubert, D Westerly, K Stuhr, M Miften, “Safety-Focused Customization of Treatment Plan Documentation,” Medical Physics 39(6), 3749 (2012).
  5. LK Schubert, G Cannon, AO Wahl, RB Thompson, S Zhou, “Simulated Effects of Setup Errors on a Hybrid IMRT Technique for Whole Breast Treatment,” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 81, S255 (2011).
  6. S Chen, C Lin, L Schubert, C Enke, S Zhou, “Using 4D-CT Images and Fiducial Markers to Quantify Respiratory-Induced Pancreatic Head Tumor Motion for Patients Receiving Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT),” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 81, S340 (2011).
  7. S Chen, C Lin, L Schubert, S Li, H Deng, C Enke, S Zhou, “Does Pancreatic Head Tumor Motion on the 4DCT Accurately Predict the Tumor Motion During the Treatment for Patients Receiving Gated Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)?,” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 81, S87 (2011).
  8. Schubert LK, Chen S, Zhou S, Enke CA, Wahl AO, “A Phantom Study to Measure Increased Testicular Dose From Elective Lymph Node IMRT Compared with Prostate Irradiation Alone,” Medical Physics 38, 3683 (2011).
  9. LK Schubert, S Zhou, CA Enke, AO Wahl, “Effect of elective lymph node IMRT plans on calculated testicular doses compared with prostate irradiation alone” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 78, S350 (2010).
  10. S Chen, S Zhou, L Schubert, S Li, C Lin, A Wahl, C Enke “Comparison of dosimetry of a new linear accelerator under gated operation versus non-gated operation” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 78, S820 (2010).
  11. Schubert LK, Soisson ET, Westerly DC, Tolakanahalli R, Paliwal BP, Tomé WA, “SU-GG-T34: Effects of Target Replacement On Helical MVCT Images for Use in Adaptive Radiotherapy” Medical Physics 37, 3191 (2010).
  12. Kissick MW, Mo X, McCall KC, Schubert LK, Westerly DC, Mackie TR, “SU-GG-T108: Optimal Management of Respiratory Motion Without Motion Management: A Tomotherapy Phantom Demonstration” Medical Physics 37, 3209 (2010).
  13. Zhou S, Li S, Chen S, Deng H, Zhang M, Schubert LK, Du H, Wahl AO, Enke CA, “SU-GG-J98: Study of Patient Setup Error and Inter-Fractional Organ Motion for Prostatectomy Patients Using CT-On-Rails” Medical Physics 37, 3167 (2010).
  14. Du H, Li S, Zhou S, Deng H, Zhang M, Chen S, Schubert LK, “SU-GG-T364: Development and Evaluation of a Low Cost, EBT2 Film-Based Real-Time Dosimeter” Medical Physics 37, 3267 (2010).
  15. L. Schubert, X. Mo, D.C. Westerly, M.A. Ritter, B.P. Paliwal, W.A. Tomé, “Daily variations in rectal wall irradiation for hypofractionated prostate treatments on helical tomotherapy“ International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 75, S650 (2009).
  16. E. Sengbusch, L. Schubert, D. Westerly, V. Gondi, G. Krey, E. Soisson, W. Tomé, R. Patel, T. Mackie, G. Cannon, “Dosimetric comparison of left-sided whole breast irradiation with 3DCRT, segmental IMRT, helical tomotherapy, topotherapy, and IMPT” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 75, S194-S195 (2009).
  17. Schubert LK, Westerly DC, Tomé WA, Paliwal BR, “SU-FF-T-117: Dosimetric impact of bladder contrast on prostate helical tomotherapy treatments” Medical Physics 36, 2246 (2009).
  18. Kissick MW, Mo X, Westerly DC, Flynn RT, Bowen SR, Schubert LK, Jeraj R, Mackie TR, “Tomotherapy dose painting delivery robust to respiratory motion” Medical Physics 36, 2561 (2009).
  19. L.K. Schubert, G.M. Cannon, W.A. Tomé, E.T. Soisson, R.R. Patel, “Comparison of predicted cardiac mortality and lung pneumonitis risks for left-sided whole breast irradiation with 3DCRT versus helical tomotherapy,” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 72, S169-S169 (2008).
  20. L. Schubert, K. Rasmussen, D. Westerly, J. Adkison, T. Mackie, M. Ritter, W. Tomé, B. Paliwal, “SU-GG-J-79: Effect of body weight on patient setup for prostate helical tomotherapy treatments,” Medical Physics 35, 2697 (2008).
  21. M. Kissick, L. Schubert, T. Mackie, D. Sidney, "SU-GG-T-86: A Clinical Example of the Helical Tomotherapy Thread Effect: Robustness Discussion," Medical Physics 35, 2745 (2008).
  22. K. Rasmussen, L. Schubert, D. Westerly, W. Tomé, "SU-GG-T-541: A Method of Delivering a Low Dose Fraction Using a TomoTherapy Unit," Medical Physics 35, 2849 (2008).
  23.  P. Hill, L. Schubert, E. Soisson, "SU-GG-T-228: Data Analysis From a Database of Tomotherapy Delivery Quality Assurance Procedures," Medical Physics 35, 2777 (2008).
  24.  D. Westerly, E. Soisson, Q. Chen, K. Woch, L. Schubert, G. Olivera, T. Mackie, "TU-FF-A1-05: Treatment Planning to Reduce the Impact of Delivery Errors in Helical Tomotherapy," Medical Physics 35, 2919 (2008).
  25. E. Soisson, M. Mehta, P. Harari, M. Ritter, J. Welsh, D. Khuntia, R. Patel, B. Paliwal, W. Tomé, H. Jaradat, J. Limmer, L. Schubert, D. Westerly, A. Gutiérrez, S. Bentzen, R. Jeraj, T. Mackie, “Five years of experience with helical tomotherapy,” CARO/COMP Annual Meeting, 2007.
  26. L. Schubert, B. Paliwal, D. Westerly, "TU-EE-A3-05: Assessment of Treatment Site-Specific Setup Accuracy and Reproducibility in Patient Positioning Using Daily MVCT Imaging," Medical Physics 34, 2565 (2007).
  27. R. R. Patel, L. K. Schubert, S. J. Becker, R. K. Das, "1088: What Best Defines the Target Volume for APBI: Surgical Clips or Contrast?" International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 66, S180-S181 (2006).