Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Optical surface guidance for submillimeter monitoring of patient position during frameless stereotactic radiotherapyJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  20:91-98. 2019
2019 Tumour-specific amplitude-modulated radiofrequency electromagnetic fields induce differentiation of hepatocellular carcinoma via targeting Cav3.2 T-type voltage-gated calcium channels and Ca2+ influxEBioMedicine.  44:209-224. 2019
2019 Stereotactic radiosurgery with MLC-defined arcs: Verification of dosimetry, spatial accuracy, and end-to-end testsJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  20:84-98. 2019
2018 The virtual cone: A novel technique to generate spherical dose distributions using a multileaf collimator and standardized control-point sequence for small target radiation surgeryAdvances in Radiation Oncology.  3:421-430. 2018
2018 Use of non-ionizing electromagnetic fields for the treatment of cancerFrontiers in Bioscience.  23:284-297. 2018
2016 A novel phantom and procedure providing submillimeter accuracy in daily QA tests of accelerators used for stereotactic radiosurgeryJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  17:246-253. 2016
2016 A novel phantom and procedure providing submillimeter accuracy in daily QA tests of accelerators used for stereotactic radiosurgeryJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  17:246-253. 2016
2014 Patient safety considerations concerning the scheduling of emergency-off system testsJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  15:4583. 2014
2014 Patient safety considerations concerning the scheduling of emergency-off system testsJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  15:327-336. 2014
2013 Targeted treatment of cancer with radiofrequency electromagnetic fields amplitude-modulated at tumor-specific frequenciesChinese Journal of Cancer.  32:573-581. 2013
2013 In regard to Anscher 2013
2012 Cancer cell proliferation is inhibited by specific modulation frequenciesBritish Journal of Cancer.  106:307-313. 2012
2011 Treatment of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma with very low levels of amplitude-modulated electromagnetic fieldsBritish Journal of Cancer.  105:640-648. 2011
2010 RapidArc Radiation Therapy: First Year Experience at the University of Alabama at Birmingham 2010
2009 Bi- and tri-exponential fitting to TG-43 radial dose functions of brachytherapy sources based on a genetic algorithmBrachytherapy.  8:361-366. 2009
2009 Development of an accelerated GVF semi-automatic contouring algorithm for radiotherapy treatment planningComputers in Biology and Medicine.  39:650-656. 2009
2009 Dose optimization of breast balloon brachytherapy using a stepping 192Ir HDR source.Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  10:2903. 2009
2009 Dose optimization of breast balloon brachytherapy using a stepping 192Ir HDR sourceJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  10:90-102. 2009
2007 A device for precision positioning and alignment of room lasers to diminish their contribution to patient setup errors.Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  8:2398. 2007
2007 A device for precision positioning and alignment of room lasers to diminish their contribution to patient setup errorsJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  8:45-53. 2007
2006 Use of a multileaf collimator to increase the field width achievable with a dynamic wedgeJournal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  7:35-42. 2006
2005 Testicular uptake and radiation dose in patients receiving Zevalin™ and Pretarget™ CC49Fusion proteinCancer Biotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals.  20:110-118. 2005
2005 Determination of field size-dependent wedge factors from a few selected measurements.Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  6:51-60. 2005
2004 A dynamic supraclavicular field-matching technique for head-and-neck cancer patients treated with IMRT 2004
2004 Dose errors due to inhomogeneities in balloon catheter brachytherapy for breast cancer 2004
2003 Comparison of methods for predicting myelotoxicity for non-marrow targeting I-131-antibody therapyCancer Biotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals.  18:209-215. 2003
2002 Postoperative intravaginal brachytherapy for endometrial cancer: Dosimetric analysis of vaginal colpostats and cylinder applicatorsBrachytherapy.  1:138-144. 2002
2002 Model prediction of treatment planning for dose-fractionated radioimmunotherapy.Cancer.  94:1264-1269. 2002
2001 Effect of Foley catheters on seed positions and urethral dose in 125I and 103Pd prostate implants 2001
2001 A self-correcting method for improving the precision of beam blocks.Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  2:106-113. 2001
2001 Medical physics committee 2001
2001 Radiation Therapy Oncology Group. Research Plan 2002-2006. Medical Physics Committee. 2001
1997 Quality assurance system to correct for errors arising from couch rotation in linac-based stereotactic radiosurgery 1997
1994 A clinically practical electron cone for the treatment of head and neck cancer 1994
1991 Authors' replyInternational Journal of Hyperthermia.  7:397. 1991
1991 Expedient set-up of tangential breast fields with a simple gantry attachment 1991
1991 Pharmacokinetics, immune response, and biodistribution of iodine-131-labeled chimeric mouse/human IgG1,k 17-1A monoclonal antibodyJournal of Nuclear Medicine.  32:1162-1168. 1991
1990 Hyperthermia of pet animal tumours with self-regulating ferromagnetic thermoseedsInternational Journal of Hyperthermia.  6:117-130. 1990
1990 Preliminary studies of interstitial hyperthermia using hot waterInternational Journal of Hyperthermia.  6:431-444. 1990
1989 Ferromagnetic thermoseeds: Suitable for an afterloading interstitial implant 1989
1989 Temperature distributions, microangiographic and histopathologic correlations in normal tissue heated by ferromagnetic needlesInternational Journal of Hyperthermia.  5:319-327. 1989
1984 Local hyperthermia with interstitial techniques.Cancer Research.  44:4752s-4756s. 1984
1984 Local hyperthermia with interstitial techniquesCancer Research.  44. 1984
1984 Usable Frequencies in Hyperthermia with Thermal SeedsIEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.  BME-31:70-75. 1984
1983 An analytic solution for the potential due to a circular parallel plate capacitor 1983
1983 Hyperthermia with implanted electrodes: In vitro and in vivo correlations 1983
1983 Steady-state temperature solution for the Joule heating of a conducting mediumAmerican Journal of Physics.  51:1043-1045. 1983
1981 Erratum: Frequency/depth-penetration considerations in hyperthermia by magnetically induced currents. (Electron. Lett. (1980) 16(10) (358–359) (10.1049/el:19800255 ))Electronics Letters.  17:674. 1981
1981 A practical system for clinical radiofrequency hyperthermia 1981
1980 A source of thermocouple error in radiofrequency electric fieldsElectronics Letters.  16:853-854. 1980
1980 Reply: Frequency/depth-penetration considerations in hyperthermia by magnetically induced currentsElectronics Letters.  16:790-791. 1980
1980 Frequency/depth-penetration considerations in hyperthermia by magnetically induced currentsElectronics Letters.  16:358-359. 1980
1977 Scanning multiple slit assembly: a practical and efficient device to reduce scatterAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  129:497-501. 1977

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2014 Systemic treatment of cancer with low and safe levels of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields amplitude-modulated at tumor-specific frequencies.  299-305. 2014

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1977
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics in Physics, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1971
  • Full Name

  • Ivan Brezovich