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273 result(s) within Volume 15 of Radiation Oncology

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  1. Current guidelines for the treatment of anaplastic astrocytoma (AA) recommend maximal safe resection followed by radiotherapy and chemotherapy. Despite this multimodal treatment approach, patients have a limit...

    Authors: Helena C. W. Wahner, Malte Träger, Katja Bender, Leonille Schweizer, Julia Onken, Carolin Senger, Felix Ehret, Volker Budach and David Kaul
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:282
  2. Current studies about percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement report equivalent patient outcomes with prophylactic PEG tubes (pPEGs) versus common nutritional support. Unreported was if omitti...

    Authors: Beat Bojaxhiu, Binaya K. Shrestha, Pascal Luterbacher, Olgun Elicin, Mohamed Shelan, Andrew J. S. Macpherson, Benjamin Heimgartner, Roland Giger, Daniel M. Aebersold and Kathrin Zaugg
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:281
  3. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Jana Schaule, Stephanie G. C. Kroeze, Oliver Blanck, Susanne Stera, Klaus H. Kahl, Falk Roeder, Stephanie E. Combs, David Kaul, An Claes, Markus M. Schymalla, Sonja Adebahr, Franziska Eckert, Fabian Lohaus, Nasrin Abbasi-Senger, Guido Henke, Marcella Szuecs…
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:280

    The original article was published in Radiation Oncology 2020 15:135

  4. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Alfredo Conti, Carolin Senger, Güliz Acker, Anne Kluge, Antonio Pontoriero, Alberto Cacciola, Stefano Pergolizzi, Antonino Germanò, Harun Badakhshi, Markus Kufeld, Franziska Meinert, Phuong Nguyen, Franziska Loebel, Peter Vajkoczy, Volker Budach and David Kaul
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:279

    The original article was published in Radiation Oncology 2019 14:201

  5. Patients with locally advanced oropharynx squamous cell carcinoma have suboptimal outcomes with standard chemoradiation. Here, we evaluated toxicity and oncologic outcomes of dose escalation using radiosurgica...

    Authors: Prashant Vempati, Aditya N. Halthore, Sewit Teckie, Zaker Rana, Emile Gogineni, Jeffrey Antone, Honglai Zhang, Mihaela Marrero, Kristin Beadle, Douglas K. Frank, Mohamed Aziz, Doru Paul and Maged Ghaly
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:278
  6. We sought to establish a conversion curve to convert the RBE-weighted doses calculated by local effect model I (LEM) (LEM RBE-weighted doses) in patients with locally recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma (rNPC) ...

    Authors: Liwen Zhang, Weiwei Wang, Jiyi Hu, Jiade Lu and Lin Kong
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:277
  7. Local hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (HFSRT) of the resection cavity is emerging as the standard of care in the treatment of patients with a limited number of brain metastases as it warrants less n...

    Authors: Sophia Scharl, Kerstin A. Kessel, Christian Diehl, Jens Gempt, Bernhard Meyer, Claus Zimmer, Christoph Straube and Stephanie E. Combs
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:276
  8. This long-term retrospective analysis aimed to investigate the outcome and toxicity profile of stereotactic brachytherapy (SBT) in selected low-grade gliomas WHO grade II (LGGII) in a large patient series.

    Authors: Juliana Watson, Alexander Romagna, Hendrik Ballhausen, Maximilian Niyazi, Stefanie Lietke, Sebastian Siller, Claus Belka, Niklas Thon and Silke Birgit Nachbichler
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:275
  9. Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) is widely accepted as a therapeutic option for meningiomas (M) and vestibular schwannomas (VS). However, data on outcome and toxicity in the elderly population have rarely been ...

    Authors: Daniel Rueß, Vera Weyer, Juman Tutunji, Stefan Grau, Martin Kocher, Mauritius Hoevels, Harald Treuer, Christian Baues and Maximilian I. Ruge
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:274
  10. An O-ring gantry-type linear accelerator (LINAC) with a 6-MV flattening filter-free (FFF) photon beam, Halcyon, includes a reference beam that contains representative information such as the percent depth dose...

    Authors: Min-Geon Choi, Martin Law, Do-Kun Yoon, Mikoto Tamura, Kenji Matsumoto, Masakazu Otsuka, Moo-Sub Kim, Shih-Kien Djeng, Hajime Monzen and Tae Suk Suh
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:273
  11. Deep learning-based delineation of organs-at-risk for radiotherapy purposes has been investigated to reduce the time-intensiveness and inter-/intra-observer variability associated with manual delineation. We s...

    Authors: Ward van Rooij, Max Dahele, Hanne Nijhuis, Berend J. Slotman and Wilko F. Verbakel
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:272
  12. To investigate predictors of cognitive decline after whole brain radiotherapy (WBRT) for brain metastases.

    Authors: Matthew Chan, David Ferguson, Elaine Ni Mhurchu, Ren Yuan, Lovedeep Gondara, Michael McKenzie, Robert Olson, Brian Thiessen, Nafisha Lalani, Roy Ma and Alan Nichol
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:271
  13. To recommend a cranial border for level IIb in delineating clinical target volumes (CTV) for nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) patients receiving intensity-modulated radiotherapy and to help reach a consensus on ...

    Authors: Lijun Wang, Shengfu Huang, Lanfang Zhang, Xia He and Yatian Liu
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:270
  14. Whole-brain radiotherapy is a primary treatment for brain tumors and brain metastasis, but it also induces long-term undesired effects. Since cognitive impairment can occur, research on the etiology of seconda...

    Authors: Javier Franco-Pérez, Sergio Montes, Josué Sánchez-Hernández and Paola Ballesteros-Zebadúa
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:269
  15. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Franziska Eckert, Kerstin Clasen, Carina Kelbsch, Felix Tonagel, Benjamin Bender, Ghazaleh Tabatabai, Daniel Zips, Daniela Thorwarth, Bettina Frey, Gerd Becker, Helmut Wilhelm and Frank Paulsen
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:268

    The original article was published in Radiation Oncology 2019 14:240

  16. Metastatic epidural spinal cord compression (MESCC) is a devastating complication of advanced malignancy, which can result in neurologic complications and significant deterioration in overall function and qual...

    Authors: Elysia K. Donovan, Jeffrey Greenspoon, Kara L. Schnarr, Timothy J. Whelan, James R. Wright, Crystal Hann, Anthony Whitton, Tom Chow, Sameer Parpia and Anand Swaminath
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:267
  17. Despite combined modality treatment involving surgery and radiotherapy, a relevant proportion of skull-base chordoma and chondrosarcoma patients develop a local recurrence (LR). This study aims to analyze patt...

    Authors: Lucas Basler, Robert Poel, Christina Schröder, Alessandra Bolsi, Antony Lomax, Stephanie Tanadini-Lang, Matthias Guckenberger and Damien C. Weber
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:266
  18. Our institute initiated carbon ion radiotherapy research for patients with stage I breast cancer in April 2013. The purpose of this article is to evaluate the treatment outcome of cases treated outside clinica...

    Authors: Kumiko Karasawa, Tokuhiko Omatsu, Shintaro Shiba, Daisuke Irie, Masaru Wakatsuki and Shigekazu Fukuda
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:265
  19. It is important to understand how elderly patients with locally advanced pancreatic carcinoma (LAPC) should be treated, since the number of elderly cancer patients will increase. However, the optimal treatment...

    Authors: Takahiro Iwai, Michio Yoshimura, Ryo Ashida, Yoko Goto, Takahiro Kishi, Satoshi Itasaka, Keiko Shibuya, Masashi Kanai, Toshihiko Masui, Akihisa Fukuda, Hiroyoshi Isoda, Masahiro Hiraoka and Takashi Mizowaki
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:264
  20. The spine represents the site which is most frequently affected by bone metastases in patients with systemic cancer. Of all local treatment options, combined kyphoplasty and intraoperative radiotherapy (Kypho-...

    Authors: Frederic Bludau, Laura Winter, Grit Welzel, Udo Obertacke, Frank Schneider, Frederik Wenz, Arne Mathias Ruder and Frank A. Giordano
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:263
  21. Transoral surgery (TOS), particularly transoral robotic surgery (TORS) has become the preferred modality in the United States for the treatment of early stage oropharyngeal cancer, largely due to assumptions o...

    Authors: Eric J. Di Gravio, Pencilla Lang, Hugh Andrew Jinwook Kim, Tricia Chinnery, Neil Mundi, S. Danielle MacNeil, Adrian Mendez, John Yoo, Kevin Fung, Joe S. Mymryk, John W. Barrett, Nancy Read, Varagur Venkatesan, Sara Kuruvilla, Lucas C. Mendez, Eric Winquist…
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:261
  22. The gross tumor volume (GTV) could be an independent prognostic factor for unresectable locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer (LANSCLC). We aimed to develop and validate a novel integrated GTV-TNM strati...

    Authors: Nai-Bin Chen, Qi-Wen Li, Zheng-Fei Zhu, Yi-Ming Wang, Zhangkai J. Cheng, Zhou-Guang Hui, Su-Ping Guo, Hao-Qiang He, Bin Wang, Xiao-Yan Huang, Ji-Bin Li, Jin-Yu Guo, Nan Hu, Xin-Lei Ai, Yin Zhou, Da-Quan Wang…
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:260
  23. There is considerable evidence that platelets contribute to cancer growth and metastatic dissemination. In recent studies, altered mean platelet volume (MPV) has been associated with prognosis in different typ...

    Authors: Daniela Delago, Olivia Knittelfelder, Gabriele Jakse, Katarzyna Lukasiak, Sabine Reinisch, Wilfried Renner, Heidi Stranzl-Lawatsch, Richard Partl and Tanja Langsenlehner
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:259
  24. This study investigates daily breast geometry and delivered dose to prone-positioned patients undergoing tangential whole breast radiation therapy (WBRT) on an O-ring linear accelerator with 6X flattening filt...

    Authors: Suk W. Yoon, Neil K. Taunk, Gary M. Freedman, Emily Hubley, Shannon O’Reilly, Boon- Keng K. Teo, Shibu Anamalayil, Lei Dong, Christopher Kennedy, Wei Zou, James M. Metz and Taoran Li
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:258
  25. To assess the effects of various treatment planning parameters to identify the optimal gap distance for precise two-segment total body irradiation (TBI) using helical tomotherapy (HT) with fixed jaw mode.

    Authors: HaiYang Wang, JunQi Liu, YiFei Pi, Qi Liu, Yang Mi, XiangXiang Yang, YueXin Guo and RuiTai Fan
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:257
  26. This study aimed to contrast four different irradiation methods for pediatric medulloblastoma tumors in a dosimetric comparison regarding planning target volume (PTV) coverage and sparing of organs at risk (OA...

    Authors: Gerhard Pollul, Tilman Bostel, Sascha Grossmann, Sati Akbaba, Heiko Karle, Marcus Stockinger and Heinz Schmidberger
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:256
  27. Recent advances in radiotherapy techniques have allowed ablative doses to be safely delivered to inoperable liver tumors. In this setting, proton beam radiotherapy (PBT) provides the means to escalate radiatio...

    Authors: Jacob S. Parzen, William Hartsell, John Chang, Smith Apisarnthanarax, Jason Molitoris, Michael Durci, Henry Tsai, James Urbanic, Jonathan Ashman, Carlos Vargas, Craig Stevens and Peyman Kabolizadeh
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:255
  28. Radiotherapy (RT) is a highly effective anti-cancer therapy delivered to around 50–60% of patients. It is part of therapy for around 40% of cancer patients who are cured of their disease. Until recently, the f...

    Authors: Madyson Colton, Eleanor J. Cheadle, Jamie Honeychurch and Tim M. Illidge
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:254
  29. The ESCALOX trial was designed as a multicenter, randomized prospective dose escalation study for head and neck cancer. Therefore, feasibility of treatment planning via different treatment planning systems (TP...

    Authors: Steffi U. Pigorsch, Severin Kampfer, Markus Oechsner, Michael C. Mayinger, Petra Mozes, Michal Devecka, Kerstin K. Kessel, Stephanie E. Combs and Jan J. Wilkens
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:253
  30. We read the article entitled “Patterns of brain metastasis immediately before prophylactic cranial irradiation (PCI): implications for PCI optimization in limited-stage small cell lung cancer” with great inter...

    Authors: Lukas Käsmann, Chukwuka Eze, Julian Taugner and Farkhad Manapov
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:252
  31. Whole-brain radiotherapy (WBRT) remains an important treatment for over 200,000 cancer patients in the United States annually. Hippocampal-avoidant WBRT (HA-WBRT) reduces neurocognitive toxicity compared to st...

    Authors: Christine H. Feng, Mariel Cornell, Kevin L. Moore, Roshan Karunamuni and Tyler M. Seibert
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:251
  32. Radiation therapy to upper abdominal sites is technically challenging due to motion of tumors and surrounding organs resulting from normal respiration. Breath-hold, using an Active Breathing Coordinator is one...

    Authors: Briana Farrugia, Richard Khor, Farshad Foroudi, Michael Chao, Kellie Knight and Caroline Wright
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:250
  33. To develop and validate a nomogram model to predict complete response (CR) after concurrent chemoradiotherapy (CCRT) in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) patients using pretreatment CT radiomic features.

    Authors: He-San Luo, Shao-Fu Huang, Hong-Yao Xu, Xu-Yuan Li, Sheng-Xi Wu and De-Hua Wu
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:249
  34. The clonogenic assay is a versatile and frequently used tool to quantify reproductive cell survival in vitro. Current state-of-the-art analysis relies on plating efficiency-based calculations which assume a li...

    Authors: Nikko Brix, Daniel Samaga, Roman Hennel, Katharina Gehr, Horst Zitzelsberger and Kirsten Lauber
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:248
  35. Expression of PD-L1 is the most investigated predictor of benefit from immune checkpoint blockade in advanced NSCLC but little is known about the association of PD-L1 expression and clinicopathological paramet...

    Authors: Martina Vrankar, Izidor Kern and Karmen Stanic
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:247
  36. Radiation pneumonitis (RP) could be a lethal complication of lung cancer treatment. No reliable predictors of RP severity have been recognized. This prospective pilot study was performed to identify early pred...

    Authors: Samantha Aso, Arturo Navarro-Martin, Richard Castillo, Susana Padrones, Edward Castillo, Ana Montes, José Ignacio Martínez, Noelia Cubero, Rosa López, Laura Rodríguez, Ramon Palmero, Federico Manresa, Thomas Guerrero and María Molina
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:246
  37. Stereotactic radiation therapy (SRT) and immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICI) may act synergistically to improve treatment outcomes but may also increase the risk of symptomatic radiation necrosis (RN). The obje...

    Authors: Emily S. Kowalski, Jill S. Remick, Kai Sun, Gregory S. Alexander, Rahul Khairnar, Emily Morse, Hua-Ren Cherng, Lars J. Berg, Yannick Poirier, Narottam Lamichhane, Stewart Becker, Shifeng Chen, Jason K. Molitoris, Young Kwok, William F. Regine and Mark V. Mishra
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:245
  38. There is no standard treatment for locoregional recurrent (LR) esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) patients treated with radiotherapy (RT) previously. This retrospective study aimed to examine the effica...

    Authors: Kaikai Zhao, Youjiao Si, Liangchao Sun, Xiangjiao Meng and Jinming Yu
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:243
  39. To evaluate the applicability and estimate the radiobiological parameters of linear-quadratic Poisson tumour control probability (TCP) model for primary prostate cancer patients for two relevant target structu...

    Authors: Ilias Sachpazidis, Panayiotis Mavroidis, Constantinos Zamboglou, Christina Marie Klein, Anca-Ligia Grosu and Dimos Baltas
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:242
  40. Methods for the non-invasive quantification of changes in bladder wall thickness as potential predictors of radiation cystitis in pre-clinical research would be desirable. The use of ultrasound for this aim se...

    Authors: Antonello E. Spinelli, Andrea Bresolin, Stefania Zuppone, Laura Perani, Giuseppe Fallara, Nadia Di Muzio, Riccardo Vago, Claudio Fiorino and Cesare Cozzarini
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:240
  41. To evaluate inter-fractional variations in bladder and rectum during prostate stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) and determine dosimetric and clinical consequences.

    Authors: David J. Byun, Daniel J. Gorovets, Lauren M. Jacobs, Laura Happersett, Pengpeng Zhang, Xin Pei, Sarah Burleson, Zhigang Zhang, Margie Hunt, Sean McBride, Marisa A. Kollmeier and Michael J. Zelefsky
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:239
  42. Lung cancer is a fatal disease and a serious health problem worldwide. Patients are usually diagnosed at an advanced stage, and the effectiveness of chemotherapy for such patients is very limited. Iodine 125 s...

    Authors: Qing Jin, Cunzhi Lin, Xinhong Zhu, Yiwei Cao, Caihong Guo and Lijun Wang
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:238

    The Correction to this article has been published in Radiation Oncology 2021 16:214

  43. Nearly 50% of new gastric cancer cases and gastric cancer-related deaths worldwide occur in China. No global consensus has been reached about the optimal management of locally advanced gastric cancer. Although...

    Authors: Yongqiang Yang, Yifu Ma, Xiaoyong Xiang, Pengfei Xing, Yongyou Wu, Liyuan Zhang and Ye Tian
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:237
  44. There is no ideal detector-phantom combination to perform patient specific quality assurance (PSQA) for Total Marrow (TMI) and Lymphoid (TMLI) Irradiation plan. In this study, 3D dose reconstruction using mega...

    Authors: Rajesh Thiyagarajan, Dayananda Shamurailatpam Sharma, Suryakant Kaushik, Mayur Sawant, K. Ganapathy, N. Arunai Nambi Raj, Srinivas Chilukuri, Sham C. Sundar, Kartikeswar Ch. Patro, Arjunan Manikandan, M. P. Noufal, Rangasamy Sivaraman, Jose Easow and Rakesh Jalali
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:236
  45. Intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) improves dose homogeneity and late toxicity compared to simple tangential techniques in adjuvant whole-breast radiotherapy for patients with breast cancer. Simultaneous-...

    Authors: David Krug, Christine Köder, Matthias F. Häfner, Nathalie Arians, Semi B. Harrabi, Stefan A. Koerber, Tobias Forster, Ingmar Schlampp, Christof Sohn, Joerg Heil, Holger Hof, Juliane Hörner-Rieber and Jürgen Debus
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:235
  46. To evaluate the clinical outcomes of combination of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), whole pelvic radiotherapy (WPRT), and stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) boost in high-risk prostate cancer patients.

    Authors: Yeon Joo Kim, Hanjong Ahn, Choung-Soo Kim and Young Seok Kim
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:234
  47. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy and short-course radiotherapy followed by resection has been gaining recognition in the treatment of rectal cancer. Avelumab is a fully human immunoglobulin that binds Programmed Death...

    Authors: Ali Shamseddine, Youssef H. Zeidan, Ziad El Husseini, Malek Kreidieh, Monita Al Darazi, Rim Turfa, Joseph Kattan, Ibrahim Khalifeh, Deborah Mukherji, Sally Temraz, Kholoud Alqasem, Rula Amarin, Tala Al Awabdeh, Samer Deeba, Faek Jamali, Issa Mohamad…
    Citation: Radiation Oncology 2020 15:233

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