Sua Yoo, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
Department: Radiation Oncology
Division: Radiation Physics
Address: Duke South Physics
Durham, NC 27710
Office Phone: (919) 660-2179
Email: sua.yoo@duke.edu

Research Interests

Patient positioning verification for radiation therapy using OBI/CBCT; Treatment planning for breast cancer radiotherapy;

Publications

Bissonnette, J-P; Balter, PA; Dong, L; Langen, KM; Lovelock, DM; Miften, M; Moseley, DJ; Pouliot, J; Sonke, J-J; Yoo, S. Quality assurance for image-guided radiation therapy utilizing CT-based technologies: A report of the AAPM TG-179. Medical physics. 2012;39:1946-1963. Abstract

Chang, Z; Bowsher, J; Cai, J; Yoo, S; Wang, Z; Adamson, J; Ren, L; Yin, F-F. Imaging system QA of a medical accelerator, Novalis Tx, for IGRT per TG 142: Our 1 year experience. Journal of applied clinical medical physics / American College of Medical Physics. 2012;13:113-140.

Yoo, S; Wu, Q; O'Daniel, J; Horton, J; Yin, F-F. Comparison of 3D conformal breast radiation treatment plans using the anisotropic analytical algorithm and pencil beam convolution algorithm. Radiotherapy and Oncology. 2012;103:172-177. Abstract

Palta, M; Yoo, S; Adamson, JD; Prosnitz, LR; Horton, JK. Preoperative single fraction partial breast radiotherapy for early-stage breast cancer. International Journal of Radiation: Oncology - Biology - Physics. 2012;82:37-42. Abstract

Qiu, J-J; Chang, Z; Wu, QJ; Yoo, S; Horton, J; Yin, F-F. Impact of volumetric modulated arc therapy technique on treatment with partial breast irradiation. International Journal of Radiation: Oncology - Biology - Physics. 2010;78:288-296. Abstract

Yoo, S; Wu, QJ; Lee, WR; Yin, F-F. Radiotherapy treatment plans with RapidArc for prostate cancer involving seminal vesicles and lymph nodes. International Journal of Radiation: Oncology - Biology - Physics. 2010;76:935-942. Abstract

Yoo, S; Wu, QJ; Godfrey, D; Yan, H; Ren, L; Das, S; Lee, WR; Yin, F-F. Clinical evaluation of positioning verification using digital tomosynthesis and bony anatomy and soft tissues for prostate image-guided radiotherapy. International Journal of Radiation: Oncology - Biology - Physics. 2009;73:296-305. Abstract

Fatunase, T; Wang, Z; Yoo, S; Hubbs, JL; Prosnitz, RG; Yin, F-F; Marks, LB. Assessment of the residual error in soft tissue setup in patients undergoing partial breast irradiation: results of a prospective study using cone-beam computed tomography. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics. 2008;70:1025-1034. Abstract

Yoo, S; Yin, F-F. Dosimetric feasibility of cone-beam CT-based treatment planning compared to CT-based treatment planning. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics. 2006;66:1553-1561. Abstract

Yoo, S; Kim, G-Y; Hammoud, R; Elder, E; Pawlicki, T; Guan, H; Fox, T; Luxton, G; Yin, F-F; Munro, P. A quality assurance program for the on-board imagers. Medical physics. 2006;33:4431-4447. Abstract