Radiation Oncology

Edward C. Pennington, MS

Portrait

Associate of Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

Email: edward-pennington@uiowa.edu

Education

BS, Physics, Univ. of Nebraska Lincoln
MS, Medical Physics, Univ. of Texas Arlington and Univ. of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas

Licensure and Certifications

The American Board of Radiology -Radiological Physics The American Board of Radiology

All Publications

Flynn R, Hartmann J, Bani-Hashemi A, Nixon E, Siochi R, Pennington E, Bayouth J.  Dosimetric characterization and application of an imaging beam line with a carbon electron target for megavoltage cone beam computed tomography.  Medical Physics.  2009 June. 36(6):2181-2192.
[PubMed]

Siochi R, Pennington E, Waldron T, Bayouth J.  Radiation therapy plan checks in paperless clinic.  Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  2009 January 27. 10(1):2905.
[PubMed]

Olson A, Smith M, Ryken T, Hitchon P, Pennington E, Smith B, Bayouth J, Buatti J.  Frameless Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Treatment of Intracranial Metastases.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  2008. 72(1):S203.

Kim Y, Modrick J, Bayouth J, Pennington E, Bhatia S, Jacobson G.  Is a Volume-Based HDR Brachytherapy Optimization Algorithm Comparable to a Classic Line-Based One?: Toward Tumor-Volume Adaptive Brachytherapy for Cervical Cancer by 3T MRI Guidance.  Medical Physics.  2008. 35(6):2727.

Olson A, Ryken T, Smith M, Bayouth J, Pennington E, Hitchon P, Buatti J.  Surgical Resection and Frameless Stereotactic Radiosurgery For Solitary Intracranial Metastatic Disease.  Neuro-Oncology.  2008. 10(5):912.

Bayouth J, Kaiser H, Smith M, Pennington E, Anderson K, Ryken T, Buatti J.  Image guided stereotactic radiosurgery using specially designed high dose rate linac.  Medical Dosimetry.  2007. 32(2):134-141.
[PubMed]

Bayouth J, Pennington E, Buatti J.  High dose rate mode linear accelerator based stereotactic radiosurgery and image guided radiation therapy.  Medical Physics.  2006. 33:2249.

Kamath R, Ryken T, Meeks S, Pennington E, Ritchie J, Buatti J.  Initial clinical experience with frameless radiosurgery for patients with intracranial metastases.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  2005 April 1. 61(5):1467-1472.
[PubMed]

Yao M, Buatti J, Anderson K, Funk G, Nguyen T, Pennington E, Nerad J.  Optically guided stereotactic radiotherapy for lacrimal sac tumors.  Head and Neck Cancer.  2004. 

Yao M, Buatti J, Anderson K, Funk G, Nguyen T, Pennington E, Nerad J.  Optically guided stereotactic radiotherapy for lacrimal sac tumors.  Head and Neck Cancer.  2004. 

Wahle A, Lopez J, Pennington E, Meeks S, Braddy K, Fox J, Buatti J, Rossen J, Sonka M.  Effects of vessel geometry and catheter position on dose delivery in intracoronary brachytherapy.  IEEE Transactions in Biomedical Engineering.  2003 November. 50(11):1286-1295.
[PubMed]

Wahle A, Lopez J, Pennington E, Meeks S, Braddy K, Fox J, Brennan M, Buatti J, Rossen J, Sonka M.  Estimating the actual dose delivered by intravascular coronary brachytherapy using geometrically correct 3D modeling.  SPIE Proceedings 5029, Medical Imaging 2003: Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Display.  2003 May 30. 5029:129-137.

Meeks S, Buatti J, Bouchet L, Ryken T, Traynelis V, Pennington E, Bova F, Friedman W.  Ultrasound guided extracranial radiosurgery: technique and application.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  2003 March 15. 55(4):1092-1101.
[PubMed]

Meeks S, Paulino A, Pennington E, Simon J, Skwarchuk M, Buatti J.  In vivo determination of extra-target doses received from serial tomotherapy.  Radiotherapy and Oncology.  2002 May. 63(2):217-222.
[PubMed]

Lopez J, Wahle A, Pennington E, Meeks S, Buatti J, Braddy K, Fox J, Brennan T, Rossen J, Sonka M.  Is target dosing attained with intracoronary brachytherapy? An IVUS 3D reconstruction analysis.  Circulation.  2002. 106(19):3067, Suppl. .

Meeks S, Buatti J, Bova F, Friedman W, Pennington E, Wagner T.  Stereotactic radiosurgery with the Linac Scalpel.  Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York.  2002. 

Meeks S, Ryken T, Pennington E, Bova F, Friedman W, Buatti J.  Testing and initial experience with an image-guided system for frameless stereotactic radiosurgery.  Radiosurgery.  2002. 4:251-261.

Ryken T, Meeks S, Traynelis V, Haller J, Bouchet L, Bova F, Pennington E, Buatti J.  Ultrasonographic guidance for spinal extracranial radiosurgery: technique and application for metastatic spinal lesions.  Neurosurgery Focus;  2001. 

Ryken T, Meeks S, Pennington E, Hitchon P, Traynelis V, Mayr N, Bova R, Friedman W, Buatti J.  Initial clinical experience with frameless stereotactic radiosurgery: analysis of accuracy and feasibility..  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  2001 November 15. 51(4):1152-1158.
[PubMed]

Kaiser H, Mayr N, Adli M, Skwarchuk M, Paulino A, Meeks S, Pennington E, Pelland D, Buatti J.  Usefulness of conformal radiation therapy with prone positioning in post-operative pelvic radiation for gynecelogic malignancies.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  2001. 51(3):219-220, Suppl. .

Kaiser H, Mayr N, Adli M, Skwarchuk M, Paulino A, Meeks S, Pennington E, Pelland D, Buatti J.  Usefulness of conformal radiation therapy with prone positioning in postoperative pelvic radiation for gynecologic malignancies.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  2001. 51(3):219-220.

Mellenberg D, Pennington E.  Pd103 loaded cartridge air KERMA strength verification.  Medical Dosimetry.  1999. 24(1):73-75.
[PubMed]

Saw C, Wen B, Anderson K, Pennington E, Hussey D.  Dosimetric evaluation of water-bolus for irradiation of extremities in the management of Kaposi’s sarcoma.  Medical Physics.  1998. 25(9):1577.

Mayr N, Riggs, Jr. C, Saag K, Wen B, Pennington E, Hussey D.  Mixed connective tissue disease and radiation toxicity.  Cancer.  1997 February. 79(3):612-618.
[PubMed]

Mellenberg D, Pennington E, Wen B, Hitchon P, Saw C, Hussey D.  Measured accuracy of a replaceable stereotactic radiotherapy headframe system using sequential CT scanning.  Medical Physics.  1997. 24(6):1044.

Hussey D, Pennington E, Neeranjun W, Wen B, Doornbos J, Mayr N.  Experience with CT-simulation at the University of Iowa.  Medical Physics Publishing.  1995. 

Mellenberg D, Pennington E, Duhl R.  TBI diode cobalt reaction factors for the calculation of midline dose from surface readings.  Medical Physics.  1994. 21(6):974.

Wen B, Jani S, Pennington E.  Clinical Applications of a CT Simulator in Unconventional Radiation Therapy Techniques.  Medical Physics Publishing.  1993. 

Pennington E.  Quality assurance aspects of a CT simulator system.  Medical Physics Publishing.  1993. 

Jani S, Pennington E.  Depth dose characteristics of 24 MV beams at extended SSD.  Medical Physics.  1991 March. 18(2):292-294.
[PubMed]

Pennington E, Jani S.  Tissue compensators with use of vinyl lead sheets for head and neck portals on 4 MV x rays.  Medical Physics.  1990 May. 17(3):481-482.
[PubMed]

Ross C, Hussey D, Pennington E, Stanford W, Doornbos J.  Analysis of movement of intrathoracic neoplasms using ultrafast computerized tomography.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  1990 March. 18(3):671-677.
[PubMed]

Pennington E, Staples J, Jani S.  A simple method for reducing ovarian dose during megavoltage irradiation of the breast.  Medical Dosimetry.  1989 December. 14(4):269-272.
[PubMed]

Jani S, Pennington E, Knosp B.  Dose anisotropy around an Au-198 source.  Medical Physics.  1989 July. 16(4):632-635.
[PubMed]

Wen B, Pennington E, Jani S.  Alopecia associated with unexpected leakage from electron cone.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  1989 June. 16(6):1637-1641.
[PubMed]

Jani S, Pennington E, Knosp B, Doornbos J.  Analysis of relative dose distribution around iridium-192 endobronchial implants.  Endocurieth/Hyperth Onc.  1989. 5.

Jani S, Pennington E, Wacha J, Hussey D.  Megavoltage radiation field matching on uneven surface.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  1988 November. 15(5):1247-1250.
[PubMed]

Pennington E, Jani S, Wen B.  Leakage Radiation from applicators on a medical accelerator.  Medical Physics.  1988 September. 15(5):763-765.
[PubMed]

Jani S, Pennington E, Wacha J, Vigliotti A, Hussey D.  Correlation of point doses with total activity in intracavitary cesium-137 applicators for treating gynecologic cancers.  Endocurieth/Hypertherm Oncology.  1988. 

Jani S, Pennington E, Wacha J, Anderson K.  Effect of collimator setting on the output of rectangular fields from linear accelerators.  Medical Dosimetry.  1988. 13(2):73-75.
[PubMed]

Jani S, Pennington E, Vigliotti A, Hussey D.  Dosimetric aspects of a rotating beam splitter used in tangential field breast treatment.  Medical Physics .  1987 September. 14(5):879-883.
[PubMed]

Jani S, Hitchon P, Van Gilder J, Pennington E, Hussey D.  Choice of radioisotope in stereotactic interstitial radiotherapy of small brain tumors.  Applied Neurophysiology.  1987. 50(1-6):295-301.
[PubMed]

Pennington E, Murry R, Christensen E.  High bandpass spatial filtering of the primary x-ray beam.  SPIE Proceedings, Application of Optical Instrumentation in Medicine VIII.  1980 August 18. 0233:176.

Katz R, Pennington E.  Radiobiologic aspects of supralinear photographic emulsions.  Physics in Medicine and Biology.  1978 November. 23(6):1115-11123.
[PubMed]

Katz R, Pennington E.  Response of photographic emulsions to low energy x-rays.  Journal of Photo Science.  1978. 

Bayouth J, Bhatia S, Smith M, Jacobson G, Yao M, Siochi R, Pennington E, Waldon T, Modrick J, Pelland D, Anderson K, Chesnut D, Bylund K, Buatti J.  Indication for Daily Image Guidance in Radiation Therapy Observed Using Megavoltage Cone Beam Computed Tomography.  International Journal of Radiation, Oncology, Biology, Physics. 

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