Terry Yoshizumi, PhD

Professor of Radiology
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Address: 2214 Elder Street, Rm 103
Durham, NC 27705
Phone: (919) 684-2194
Email: terry.yoshizumi@duke.edu

Research Interests

Major research focus relates to the following areas:
New radiation detector development and evaluation;
2-D radiochromic film dosimetry in CT;
Development of 3-D dosimetry model in CT;
Application of Presage 3D dosimetry in CT;
Irradiator dosimetry;
Stack monitoring of radioactive tritium gas and radioactive iodine;
Shielding design of modern x-ray machines;
MDCT and cone-beam CT dosimetry;
Application of MOSFET technology in diagnostic radiology and interventional/cardiac cath lab;Small animal dosimetry; Breast dosimetry in tomosynthesis;
Radiation shielding calculations in accelerator facilities;
Radiation safety program administration and policy development;
Regulatory compliance;
Radiological emergency responses.


Poirier, Yannick, et al. “Transitioning from Gamma Rays to X Rays for Comparable Biomedical Research Irradiations: Energy Matters.Radiat Res, vol. 193, no. 6, June 2020, pp. 506–11. Pubmed, doi:10.1667/RADE-20-00039.1.

Raudabaugh, Justin, et al. “EFFECTIVE DOSE ESTIMATION FROM ORGAN DOSE MEASUREMENTS IN FAST-kV SWITCH DUAL ENERGY COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY.Radiat Prot Dosimetry, vol. 182, no. 3, Dec. 2018, pp. 352–58. Pubmed, doi:10.1093/rpd/ncy072.

Belley, Matthew D., et al. “Real-time dose-rate monitoring with gynecologic brachytherapy: Results of an initial clinical trial.Brachytherapy, vol. 17, no. 6, Nov. 2018, pp. 1023–29. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.brachy.2018.07.014.

Raudabaugh, Justin, et al. “Evaluating Lens Dose Reduction in Pediatric Neuroradiology Examinations Using Automated Kilovoltage Selection Software.Ajr Am J Roentgenol, vol. 211, no. 3, Sept. 2018, pp. 635–40. Pubmed, doi:10.2214/AJR.17.19089.

Moore, Bria, et al. “Patient Dose Comparison for Intraoperative Imaging Devices Used in Orthopaedic Lumbar Spinal Surgery.J Am Acad Orthop Surg Glob Res Rev, vol. 2, no. 7, July 2018, p. e030. Pubmed, doi:10.5435/JAAOSGlobal-D-18-00030.

Cabrera, Fernando J., et al. “Comparison of Radiation Exposure from Fixed Table Fluoroscopy to a Portable C-Arm During Ureteroscopy.J Endourol, vol. 31, no. 9, Sept. 2017, pp. 835–40. Pubmed, doi:10.1089/end.2017.0240.

Mattison, Brett J., et al. “A NOVEL APPROACH FOR EFFECTIVE DOSE MEASUREMENTS IN DUAL-ENERGY CT.Radiat Prot Dosimetry, vol. 172, no. 4, Dec. 2016, pp. 416–21. Pubmed, doi:10.1093/rpd/ncv503.

Chino, J. P., et al. “Real Time Dosimetry for Gynecologic Brachytherapy: Initial Results of a Prospective Clinical Trial (vol 93, pg S203, 2015).” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics, vol. 95, no. 2, ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, June 2016, pp. 858–59.