Publications


  1. Okoli F, Bert J, Abdelaziz S, Boussion N, Visvikis D. Optimizing the Beam Selection for Noncoplanar VMAT by Using Simulated Annealing Approach. IEEE Transactions on Radiation and Plasma Medical Sciences. vol. 6, no. 5, pp. 609-618, May 2022, doi: 10.1109/TRPMS.2021.3111736.
  2. Boussion N, Schick U, Dissaux G, Ollivier L, Goasduff G, Pradier O, Valeri A, Visvikis D. A machine-learning approach based on 409 treatments to predict optimal number of iodine-125 seeds in low-dose-rate prostate brachytherapy. J Contemp Brachytherapy. 2021 Oct;13(5):541-548. doi: 10.5114/jcb.2021.109789.
  3. Bourbonne V, Jaouen V, Hognon C, Boussion N, Lucia F, Pradier O, Bert J, Visvikis D, Schick U. Dosimetric Validation of a GAN-Based Pseudo-CT Generation for MRI-Only Stereotactic Brain Radiotherapy. Cancers (Basel). 2021 Mar 3;13(5):1082. doi: 10.3390/cancers13051082.
  4. Ollivier L, Lucia F, Nguyen T, Lucas C, Bourbonne V, Boussion N, Goasduff G, Fournier G, Pradier O, Dissaux G, Valeri A, Schick U. Toxicity in patients treated with permanent prostate brachytherapy using intraoperatively built custom-linked seeds versus loose seeds . J Contemp Brachytherapy. 2020 Dec;12(6):547-553. doi: 10.5114/jcb.2020.101687.
  5. Peigne C, Fournier G, Dissaux G, Delage F, Coquet JB, Boussion N, Goasduff G, Malhaire JP, Pradier O, Schick U, Valeri A. Minimal channel GreenLight photovaporization before permanent implant prostate brachytherapy for patients with obstructive symptoms: Technically feasible and safe . Brachytherapy. 2020 Sep 2:S1538-4721(20)30178-1. doi: 10.1016/j.brachy.2020.08.003.
  6. Chasseray M, Dissaux G, Lucia F, Boussion N, Goasduff G, Pradier O, Bourbonne V, Schick U. Kilovoltage intrafraction monitoring during normofractionated prostate cancer radiotherapy . Cancer Radiother. 2020 Apr;24(2):99-105. doi: 10.1016/j.canrad.2019.11.001.
  7. Chasseray M, Dissaux G, Bourbonne V, Boussion N, Goasduff G, Malloreau J, Malhaire JP, Fournier G, Tissot V, Pradier O, Valeri A, Schick U. Dose to the penile bulb and individual patient anatomy are predictive of erectile dysfunction in men treated with 125I low dose rate brachytherapy for localized prostate cancer . Acta Oncol. 2019 Feb 14:1-7. doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2019.1574981.
  8. Jaouen V, Bert J, Mountris KA, Boussion N, Shick U, Pradier O, Valeri A, Visvikis D. Prostate Volume Segmentation in TRUS using Hybrid Edge-Bhattacharyya Active Surfaces . IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2019 Apr;66(4):920-933. doi: 10.1109/TBME.2018.2865428.
  9. Jaouen V, Bert J, Boussion N, Fayad H, Hatt M, Visvikis D. Image enhancement with PDEs and nonconservative advection flow fields . IEEE Trans Image Process. 2018 Nov 16. doi: 10.1109/TIP.2018.2881838.
  10. Coquet JB, Delage F, Fourcade A, Callerot P, Goasduff G, Boussion N, Rousseau B, Serey-Eiffel S, Malhaire JP, Pradier O, Schick U, Fournier G, Valeri A. Evaluation of the “Quadrella” at 3 years: New index to assess functional and oncological performance specific to prostate brachytherapy . Brachytherapy 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.brachy.2018.05.007.
  11. Apeke S, Gaubert L, Boussion N, Lambin P, Visvikis D, Rodin V, Redou P. Multi-Scale Modelling and Oxygen Impact on Tumor Temporal Evolution: Application on Rectal Cancer during Radiotherapy . IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. 2018 Apr; 37(4):871-880.doi: 10.1109/TMI.2017.2771379.
  12. Hamdan I, Bert J, Rest CCL, Tasu JP, Boussion N, Valeri A, Dardenne G, Visvikis D. Fully automatic deformable registration of pretreatment MRI/CT for image-guided prostate radiotherapy planning . Med Phys. 2017 Dec;44(12):6447-6455. doi: 10.1002/mp.12629.
  13. Benhalouche S, Bert J, Boussion N, Autret A, Pradier O, Visvikis D. GATE Monte-Carlo Simulation of an MV-CBCT Flat Panel for Synergistic Imaging and Dosimetric Applications in Radiotherapy . IEEE TRPMS. 2017 1(5), 444-451.
  14. Gilles M, Fayad H, Miglierini P, Clement JF, Scheib S, Cozzi L, Bert J, Boussion N, Schick U, Pradier O, Visvikis D. Patient positioning in radiotherapy based on surface imaging using time of flight cameras . Med Phys. 2016 Aug;43(8):4833. doi: 10.1118/1.4959536.
  15. Lafond C, Chiavassa S, Bertaut C, Boussion N, Chapel N, Chapron L, Coste F, Crespin S, Dy G, Faye PA, Leleu C, Bouvier J, Madec L, Mesgouez J, Palisson J, Vela A, Delpon G. DEMAT: A multi-institutional dosimetry audit of rotational and static intensity-modulated radiotherapy . Phys Med. 2016 May;32(5):664-70. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2016.04.008. Epub 2016 Apr 27.
  16. Vourch S, Miglierini P, Miranda O, Malhaire JP, Boussion N, Pradier O, Schick U. [Benefits of breathing-adapted radiation therapy for breast cancer ]. Cancer Radiother. 2016 Feb;20(1):30-5. doi: 10.1016/j.canrad.2015.09.010. Epub 2016 Jan 13. French.
  17. Lemaréchal Y, Bert J, Falconnet C, Després P, Valeri A, Schick U, Pradier O, Garcia MP, Boussion N, Visvikis D. GGEMS-Brachy: GPU GEant4-based Monte Carlo simulation for brachytherapy applications . Phys Med Biol. 2015 Jul 7;60(13):4987-5006. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/60/13/4987. Epub 2015 Jun 10.
  18. Bouzid D, Bert J, Dupre PF, Benhalouche S, Pradier O, Boussion N, Visvikis D. Monte-Carlo dosimetry for intraoperative radiotherapy using a low energy x-ray source . Acta Oncol. 2015 Nov;54(10):1788-95. doi: 10.3109/0284186X.2015.1016623. Epub 2015 Mar 24.
  19. Sarrut D, Bardiès M, Boussion N, Freud N, Jan S, Létang JM, Loudos G, Maigne L, Marcatili S, Mauxion T, Papadimitroulas P, Perrot Y, Pietrzyk U, Robert C, Schaart DR, Visvikis D, Buvat I. A review of the use and potential of the GATE Monte Carlo simulation code for radiation therapy and dosimetry applications . Med Phys. 2014 Jun;41(6):064301. doi: 10.1118/1.4871617. Review.
  20. Bouzid D, Boussion N, Bert J, Pradier O, Visvikis D. A simulation based dosimetric study for a Kypho-IORT treatment using Intrabeam™. Transl Cancer Res 2014;3(1):83-87. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2218-676X.2014.02.01
  21. Benhalouche S, Visvikis D, Le Maitre A, Pradier O, Boussion N. Evaluation of clinical IMRT treatment planning using the GATE Monte Carlo simulation platform for absolute and relative dose calculations . Med Phys. 2013 Feb;40(2):021711. doi: 10.1118/1.4774358.
  22. Wentz T, Fayad H, Bert J, Pradier O, Clement JF, Vourch S, Boussion N, Visvikis D. Accuracy of dynamic patient surface monitoring using a time-of-flight camera and B-spline modeling for respiratory motion characterization . Phys Med Biol. 2012 Jul 7;57(13):4175-93. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/57/13/4175. Epub 2012 Jun 8.
  23. Hatt M, Boussion N, Cheze-Le Rest C, Visvikis D, Pradier O. [Metabolically active volumes automatic delineation methodologies in PET imaging: review and perspectives ]. Cancer Radiother. 2012 Feb;16(1):70-81; quiz 82, 84. doi: 10.1016/j.canrad.2011.07.243. Epub 2011 Oct 29. Review. French.
  24. Le Pogam A, Hatt M, Descourt P, Boussion N, Tsoumpas C, Turkheimer FE, Prunier-Aesch C, Baulieu JL, Guilloteau D, Visvikis D. Evaluation of a 3D local multiresolution algorithm for the correction of partial volume effects in positron emission tomography . Med Phys. 2011 Sep;38(9):4920-3. doi: 10.1118/1.3608907.
  25. Boussion N, Cheze Le Rest C, Hatt M, Visvikis D. Incorporation of wavelet-based denoising in iterative deconvolution for partial volume correction in whole-body PET imaging . Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2009 Jul;36(7):1064-75. doi: 10.1007/s00259-009-1065-5. Epub 2009 Feb 18.
  26. Roudaut N, Malecot JM, Dupont E, Boussion N, Visvikis D, Doucet L, Kerlan V, Cheze-Le Rest C. Adrenal tuberculosis revealed by FDG PET . Clin Nucl Med. 2008 Nov;33(11):821-3. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0b013e318187ee60.
  27. Shidahara M, Tsoumpas C, Hammers A, Boussion N, Visvikis D, Suhara T, Kanno I, Turkheimer FE. Functional and structural synergy for resolution recovery and partial volume correction in brain PET . Neuroimage. 2009 Jan 15;44(2):340-8. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.09.012. Epub 2008 Sep 25.
  28. Turkheimer FE, Boussion N, Anderson AN, Pavese N, Piccini P, Visvikis D. PET image denoising using a synergistic multiresolution analysis of structural (MRI/CT) and functional datasets . J Nucl Med. 2008 Apr;49(4):657-66. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.107.041871. Epub 2008 Mar 14.
  29. Boussion N, Hatt M, Lamare F, Rest CC, Visvikis D. Contrast enhancement in emission tomography by way of synergistic PET/CT image combination . Comput Methods Programs Biomed. 2008 Jun;90(3):191-201. doi: 10.1016/j.cmpb.2007.12.009. Epub 2008 Mar 4.
  30. Hatt M, Lamare F, Boussion N, Turzo A, Collet C, Salzenstein F, Roux C, Jarritt P, Carson K, Cheze-Le Rest C, Visvikis D. Fuzzy hidden Markov chains segmentation for volume determination and quantitation in PET . Phys Med Biol. 2007 Jun 21;52(12):3467-91. Epub 2007 May 18.
  31. Tang A, Cloutier G, Therasse E, Beaudoin G, Qanadli SD, Giroux MF, Boussion N, de Guise JA, Oliva VL, Soulez G. Optimization of spatial resolution for peripheral magnetic resonance angiography . Acad Radiol. 2007 Jan;14(1):54-61.
  32. Boussion N, Hatt M, Lamare F, Bizais Y, Turzo A, Cheze-Le Rest C, Visvikis D. A multiresolution image based approach for correction of partial volume effects in emission tomography . Phys Med Biol. 2006 Apr 7;51(7):1857-76. Epub 2006 Mar 21.
  33. Boussion N, Soulez G, De Guise JA, Daronat M, Qin Z, Cloutier G. Geometrical accuracy and fusion of multimodal vascular images: a phantom study . Med Phys. 2004 Jun;31(6):1434-43.
  34. Létourneau-Guillon L, Soulez G, Beaudoin G, Oliva VL, Giroux MF, Qin Z, Boussion N, Therasse E, De Guise J, Cloutier G. CT and MR imaging of nitinol stents with radiopaque distal markers . J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2004 Jun;15(6):615-24.
  35. Boussion N, Cinotti L, Barra V, Ryvlin P, Mauguiere F. Extraction of epileptogenic foci from PET and SPECT images by fuzzy modeling and data fusion . Neuroimage. 2003 Jul;19(3):645-54.
  36. Boussion N, Houzard C, Ostrowsky K, Ryvlin P, Mauguière F, Cinotti L. Automated detection of local normalization areas for ictal-interictal subtraction brain SPECT . J Nucl Med. 2002 Nov;43(11):1419-25.
  37. Boussion N, Ryvlin P, Isnard J, Houzard C, Mauguière F, Cinotti L. Towards an optimal reference region in single-photon emission tomography difference images in epilepsy . Eur J Nucl Med. 2000 Feb;27(2):155-60.