Journal of Proton Therapy

Journal of Proton Therapy (JPT) is an international open access, peer-reviewed journal, which publishes original research, technical reports, reviews, case reports, editorials, and other materials on proton therapy with focus on radiation oncology, medical physics, medical dosimetry, and radiation therapy.

  • No article processing/submission fee
  • No publication fee
  • Peer-review completion within 3-6 weeks
  • Immediate publication after the completion of final author proofread
  • DOI assignment for each published article
  • Free access to published articles for all readers without any access barriers or subscription

Spot scanning with a rapid cycling proton beam: Dose delivery algorithms
Chee-Wai Cheng, Honghuan Liu, Shyh-Yuan Lee
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Characterization of specific nuclear reaction channels by deconvolution in the energy space of the total nuclear cross-section of protons - applications to proton therapy and technical problems (transmutations)
Waldemar Ulmer
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A treatment planning comparison of volumetric modulated arc therapy and proton therapy for a sample of breast cancer patients treated with post-mastectomy radiotherapy
Margaret Hernandez, Rui Zhang, Mary Sanders, Wayne Newhauser
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The need for individualized studies to compare radiogenic second cancer (RSC) risk in proton versus photon Hodgkin Lymphoma patient treatments
Kenneth Homann, Rebecca Howell, John Eley, Dragan Mirkovic, Carol Etzel, Annelise Giebeler, Anita Mahajan, Rui Zhang, Wayne Newhauser
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A new calculation formula of nuclear cross-section of therapeutic protons
Waldemar Ulmer
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Intensity modulated proton therapy versus uniform scanning proton therapy: Treatment planning study of the prostate cancer in patients with a unilateral metallic hip prosthesis
Suresh Rana, Gary Larson, Carlos Vargas, Megan Dunn, Yuanshui Zheng
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Uncertainty in dose per monitor unit estimates for passively scattered proton therapy: The role of compensator and patient scatter in prostate cases
Wayne D. Newhauser, Annelise Giebeler, Ronald Zhu, Uwe Titt, Andrew Lee, Rui Zhang
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Proton therapy advancement
Bijan Arjomandy
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Everything is changing in oncology and proton therapy
Lane Rosen
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Journal of Proton Therapy, a new kid on the block, or not
Chee-Wai Cheng
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