Gitte Persson

MD, PhD, Associate Professor Dept. of Oncology, Herlev Hospital

DK: Primære forskningsområder: Lungekræft, oligometastaser, kliniske studier, stereotaktisk strålebehandling, palliativ strålebehandling, åndedrætstilpasning og billedvejledning.

UK: Primary research areas: lung cancer, oligometastatic disease, clinical trials, stereotactic radiotherapy, palliative radiotherapy, respiratory adaptation and image guidance.

Arbejdsgrupper Publikationer
  • Josipovic M, Aznar MC, Thomsen JB, Scherman J, Damkjaer SM, Nygård L, Specht L, Pøhl M, Persson GF Deep inspiration breath hold in locally advanced lung cancer radiotherapy: validation of intrafractional geometric uncertainties in the INHALE trial Br J Radiol. 2019 Dec;92(1104):20190569 2019
  • Scherman J, Appelt AL, Yu J, Persson GF, Nygård L, Langendijk JA, Bentzen SM, Vogelius IR. Incorporating NTCP into Randomized Trials of Proton Versus Photon Therapy. Int J Part Ther. 2019 Winter;5(3):24-32. 2019
  • Hoffmann L, Persson GF, Nygård L, Nielsen TB, Borrisova S, Gaard-Petersen F, Josipovic M, Khalil AA, Kjeldsen R, Knap MM, Kristiansen C, Møller DS, Ottosson W, Sand H, Thing R, Pøhl M, Schytte T Thorough design and pre-trial quality assurance (QA) decrease dosimetric impact of delineation and dose planning variability in the STRICTLUNG and STARLUNG trials for stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) of central and ultra-central lung tumours Radiother Oncol . 2022 Jun;171:53-61 2022
  • Kovacs DG, Rechner LA, Appelt AL, Berthelsen AK, Costa JC, Friborg J, Persson GF, Bangsgaard JP, Specht L, Aznar MC. Metal artefact reduction for accurate tumour delineation in radiotherapy. Radiother Oncol. 2018 Mar;126(3):479-486 2017
  • de Blanck SR, Rydhög JS, Larsen KR, Clementsen PF, Josipovic M, Aznar MC, Af Rosenschöld PM, Jølck RI, Specht L, Andresen TL, Persson GF Long term safety and visibility of a novel liquid fiducial marker for use in image guided radiotherapy of non-small cell lung cancer Clin Transl Radiat Oncol. 2018 Aug 2;13:24-28 2018
  • de Blanck SR, Scherman-Rydhög J, Siemsen M, Christensen M, Baeksgaard L, Irming Jølck R, Specht L, Andresen TL, Persson GF Feasibility of a novel liquid fiducial marker for use in image guided radiotherapy of oesophageal cancer Br J Radiol. 2018 Dec;91(1092):20180236 2018
  • Josipovic M, Persson GF, Rydhög JS, Smulders B, Thomsen JB, Aznar MC. Advanced dose calculation algorithms in lung cancer radiotherapy: Implications for SBRT and locally advanced disease in deep inspiration breath hold. Phys Med. 2018 Dec;56:50-57 2018
  • Nygård L, Vogelius IR, Fischer BM, Kjær A, Langer SW, Aznar MC, Persson GF, Bentzen SM. A Competing Risk Model of First Failure Site after Definitive Chemoradiation Therapy for Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer J Thorac Oncol. 2018 Apr;13(4):559-567 2018
  • Gorgisyan J, Lomax AJ, Rosenschold PMA, Persson GF, Krieger M, Colvill E, Scherman J, Gagnon-Moisan F, Egloff M, Fattori G, Engelholm SA, Weber DC, Perrin R. The dosimetric effect of residual breath-hold motion in pencil beam scanned proton therapy - An experimental study. Radiother Oncol. 2019 May;134:135-142 2019
  • Nenoff L, Matter M, Jarhall AG, Winterhalter C, Gorgisyan J, Josipovic M, Persson GF, Munck Af Rosenschold P, Weber DC, Lomax AJ, Albertini F. Daily Adaptive Proton Therapy: Is it Appropriate to Use Analytical Dose Calculations for Plan Adaption? Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2020 Jul 15;107(4):747-755 2020
  • Nenoff L, Ribeiro CO, Matter M, Hafner L, Josipovic M, Langendijk JA, Persson GF, Walser M, Weber DC, Lomax AJ, Knopf AC, Albertini F, Zhang Y. Deformable image registration uncertainty for inter-fractional dose accumulation of lung cancer proton therapy Radiother Oncol. 2020 Jun;147:178-185 2020
  • Nygård L, Ahlborn LB, Persson GF, Chandrananda D, Langer JW, Fischer BM, Langer SW, Gabrielaite M, Kjær A, Rosenfeld N, Mouliere F, Østrup O, Vogelius IR, Bentzen SM Circulating cell free DNA during definitive chemo-radiotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer patients - initial observations. PLoS One. 2020 Apr 28;15(4):e0231884 2020
  • Stervik L, Pettersson N, Scherman J, Behrens CF, Ceberg C, Engelholm S, Gunnarsson K, Hallqvist A, Nyman J, Persson GF, Pøhl M, Wahlstedt I, Vogelius IR, Bäck A Analysis of early respiratory-related mortality after radiation therapy of non-small-cell lung cancer: feasibility of automatic data extraction for dose-response studies Acta Oncol. 2020 Jun;59(6):628-635 2020
  • Christensen TN, Langer SW, Persson G, Larsen KR, Loft A, Amtoft AG, Berthelsen AK, Johannesen HH, Keller SH, Kjaer A, Fischer BM. 18F-FLT PET/CT Adds Value to 18F-FDG PET/CT for Diagnosing Relapse After Definitive Radiotherapy in Patients with Lung Cancer: Results of a Prospective Clinical Trial J Nucl Med. 2021 May 10;62(5):628-635 2021
  • Lindberg K, Grozman V, Karlsson K, Lindberg S, Lax I, Wersäll P, Persson GF, Josipovic M, Khalil AA, Moeller DS, Nyman J, Drugge N, Bergström P, Olofsson J, Rogg LV, Ramberg C, Kristiansen C, Jeppesen SS, Nielsen TB, Lödén B, Rosenbrand HO, Engelholm S, Haraldsson A, Billiet C, Lewensohn R The HILUS-Trial-a Prospective Nordic Multicenter Phase 2 Study of Ultracentral Lung Tumors Treated With Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy J Thorac Oncol. 2021 Jul;16(7):1200-1210 2021
  • Nenoff L, Matter M, Amaya EJ, Josipovic M, Knopf AC, Lomax AJ, Persson GF, Ribeiro CO, Visser S, Walser M, Weber DC, Zhang Y, Albertini F. osimetric influence of deformable image registration uncertainties on propagated structures for online daily adaptive proton therapy of lung cancer patients Radiother Oncol. 2021 Jun;159:136-143 2021
  • Gram VR, Gram D, Persson GF, Suppli MH, Barrett S Reduction of oesophageal toxicity with VMAT dose-sparing radiotherapy in thoracic metastatic spinal cord compression: A feasibility study Tech Innov Patient Support Radiat Oncol. 2022 Jul 16;23:8-14 2022
  • Felter MVO, Josipovic M, Serup-Hansen E, Geertsen PF, Behrens CF, Khalil AA, Persson GF Patterns of care in oligometastatic disease: the clinicians' perspective Acta Oncol. 2022 Sep;61(9):1148-1151 2022
  • Duetschler A, Bauman G, Bieri O, Cattin PC, Ehrbar S, Engin-Deniz G, Giger A, Josipovic M, Jud C, Krieger M, Nguyen D, Persson GF, Salomir R, Weber DC, Lomax AJ, Zhang Y Synthetic 4DCT(MRI) lung phantom generation for 4D radiotherapy and image guidance investigations Med Phys. 2022 May;49(5):2890-2903 2022
  • Calmels L, Sibolt P, Åström LM, Serup-Hansen E, Lindberg H, Fromm AL, Persson G, Sjöström D, Geertsen P, Behrens CP Evaluation of an automated template-based treatment planning system for radiotherapy of anal, rectal and prostate cancer . Tech Innov Patient Support Radiat Oncol. 2022 Apr 12;22:30-36 2022