2004 ASTRO Annual Meeting
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1: Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Followed by Preoperative Radiochemotherapy (hfRTCT) Plus Surgery or Surgery Plus Postoperative Radiotherapy in Stage III Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Results of a Randomized Phase III Trial of the German Lung Cancer Cooperative Group
Ruebe, Christian
2: A Randomized Trial of Tamoxifen With or Without Breast Radiation in Women With Early Breast Cancer 50 Years of Age and Over
Fyles, Anthony
3: The German Multinational GPOH-HD 95 Trial: Treatment Results and Analysis of Failures in Pediatric Hodgkins Disease Using Combination Chemotherapy With and Without Radiation
Ruhl, Ursula
4: A Randomized Trial Comparing Conventional Dose (70.2GyE) and High-Dose (79.2GyE) Conformal Radiation in Early Stage Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate: Results of an Interim Analysis of PROG 95-09
Zietman, Anthony
5: Definitive Radiotherapy +/- Erythropoietin for Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck: Preliminary Report of RTOG 99-03
Machtay, Mitchell
6: Ipsilateral Breast Tumor Recurrence (IBTR) Following Breast Conservation Therapy: Outcomes of Salvage Mastectomy (SM) vs. Salvage Breast Conserving Surgery (SBCS) and Prognostic Factors for Salvage Breast Preservation
Alpert, Tracy
7: Salvage Treatment for Local Recurrence After Breast-Conserving Surgery Followed by Radiation as Initial Treatment for Mammographically-Detected Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast
Wai, Elaine
8: Locoregional Treatment Outcomes for Patients with Ipsilateral Supraclavicular Metastases at Diagnosis of Breast Cancer
Huang, Eugene
9: Are There Patient Subsets at High Locoregional Failure Risks After Mastectomy for pT1/2 pN0 Breast Cancer that May Warrant Radiotherapy
Truong, Pauline
10: The Impact of Her2/neu Status On Local Recurrence in Women With Stage I-II Breast Cancer Treated With Breast Conservation Therapy
Harris, Eleanor
11: Low Local Recurrence Rate Among Node Negative Breast Cancer Patients With Tumor Size 5cm and Larger Treated With Surgery and Chemotherapy Without Radiation
Floyd, Scott
12: The Impact of Local/Regional Radiotherapy (RT), and its Timing, on Survival Following Lumpectomy/Mastectomy and Systemic Chemotherapy in Patients with ≥10 Positive Axillary Nodes: Analysis of CALGB 9082
Marks, Lawrence
13: The Impact of Ipsilateral Breast Tumor Recurrence on Cause Specific Survival in DCIS Patients Treated with Breast Conserving Therapy or Mastectomy
Vargas, Carlos
14: Intergroup 0144 A Phase III Rectal Surgical Adjuvant Study of Pelvic Radiation (XRT) Plus 5-FU Based Chemotherapy (Bolus 5-FU Before and After PVI + XRT vs PVI Before, During, and After XRT vs Biochemically Modulated Bolus 5-FU and XRT): Mature Outcome Results and Pelvic Failure Analysis
Smalley, Stephen
15: Preoperative (Preop) Radiotherapy (RT) + FU/folinic Acid (FA) in T3.4 Rectal Cancers: Preliminary Results of the FFCD 92 03 Randomized Trial
Gerard, Jean Pierre
16: Results of RTOG-0012 Randomized Phase II Study of Neoadjuvant Combined Modality Chemoradiation for Distal Rectal Cancer
Mohiuddin, Mohammed
17: Randomized Phase III Trial in Locally Advanced Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Esophagus: Neoadjuvant Radiochemotherapy Followed by Surgery vs. Definitive Radiochemotherapy
Stuschke, Martin
18: A Prospective Study to Evaluate the Impact of Coregistered PET/CT Images on Radiotherapy Treatment Planning for Esophageal Cancer
Leong, Trevor
19: Tumor Regression Grading as Prognostic Factor in Patients with Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer Treated with Preoperative Radiochemotherapy
Roedel, Claus
20: Final Results of a Randomized Phase III Trial of Chemoradiation treatment +Amifostine in Patients with Colorectal Cancer: Clinical Radiation Oncology Hellenic Group
Antonadou, Dosia
21: SEER Data Reveal Increased Number of Lymph Nodes Resected at Definitive Surgery for Gastric Cancer is Associated with Better Outcome
Johnstone, Peter
22: The Influence of Race on the Attitudes of Radiation Oncology Patients Towards Clinical Trial Enrollment
Wood, Charles
23: Prospective Health-Related Quality of Life Valuations (Utilities) of 8 Gy in 1 Fraction vs 30 Gy in 10 Fractions for Palliation of Painful Bone Metastases: Preliminary Results of RTOG 97-14
Bruner, Deborah
24: Factors Associated with the Addition of Radiation Therapy After Mastectomy in Women with Stage I-II Breast Cancer
Punglia, Rinaa
25: Can Physicians Accurately Predict Survival Time in Patients with Metastatic Cancer? Analysis of RTOG 9714
Hartsell, William
26: Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) is a Cost-Effective Treatment for Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer
Konski, Andre
27: Is Combined Hormone Therapy (HT) and Radiation Therapy (RT) Beneficial for Early Stage Prostate Cancer (PC)?: A Utility-Adjusted Number Needed to Treat (NNT) Analysis
Kao, Johnny
28: Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy and the Internet: Evaluation of the Content and Quality of Patient-Oriented Information
Schomas, David
29: Resident Education in Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
Malik, Renuka
30: Long Term Neurological Sequelae of High Dose 3D Conformal Fractionated Combined Proton-Photon Therapy to the Cauda Equina
Pieters, Richard
31: Phase III Evaluation of Radiation With and Without Cetuximab for Locoregionally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer
Bonner, James
32: Expression Levels of EGFR in Malignant Gliomas are Associated with Response to Treatment with the EGFR Inhibitor OSI-774
Haas-Kogan, Daphne
33: Pharmacodynamics of Tumor Response to Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors of VEGF Receptors
Hallahan, Dennis
34: RhuMab VEGF (Bevacizumab) with Concurrent Radiotherapy and Capecitabine in Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer: An Active, Well Tolerated Regimen
Crane, Christopher
35: Targeted Therapy Against VEGFR and EGFR Signaling with ZD6474 Enhances the Therapeutic Efficacy of Irradiation in an Orthotopic Mouse Model of Human Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Shibuya, Keiko
36: Preliminary Results of a Phase II Study of Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) Inhibition in Rectal Cancer
Chakravarthy, Bapsi
37: Phase I Clinical Trial Using Selective Cyclooxygenase-2 (Cox-2) Inhibitor Celecoxib with Concurrent Thoracic Irradiation in Patients with Poor Prognosis non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Liao, Zhongxing
38: The Position and Reproducibility of the Internal Mammary Nodes under Active Breathing Control
Moran, Jean
39: The Need for Rotational Margins in IMRT
Langer, Mark
40: Can Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Provide Individualized Internal Target Volumes (ITV)? A Physiological Phantom Study and Clinical Validation
Mah, Kathy
41: Automatic Male Pelvis Segmentation from CT Images via Statistically Trained Multi-Object Deformable M-rep Models
Chaney, Edward
42: Comparison of Biological Models to Predict the Incidence of Breast Radiotherapy-induced Cardiac Perfusion Defects
Das, Shiva
43: Biological Integration of Parallel Architecture NTCP Model for Radiation-Induced Liver Disease
Cheng, Jason
44: Spinal Cord Planning Risk Volumes for Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy of Oropharyngeal Cancer
Breen, Stephen
45: Dosimetric Parameters Derived From Anatomically-Correct Esophageal Contours are Better Predictors for Esophageal Toxicity Than Are Those Based on Standard 'CT-Only-Defined' Contours
Kahn, Daniel
46: Percolation-Based Cluster Models of Dose-Volume Effects
Niemierko, Andrzej
47: Variations in Target Delineation for Head and Neck IMRT: An International Multi-institutional Study
Hong, Theodore
48: Determining the Magnitude of Clinical Target Volumes (CTV) Margins Based on Pathological Examination of Microscopic Extracapsular Extension of Metastatic Neck Nodes
Apisarnthanarax, Smith
49: Novel Strategies to Improve Target Delineation for Head and Neck Cancers
Butler, E. Brian
50: The Roles of Repeat CT Imaging and Re-Planning During the Course of IMRT for Patients with Head and Neck Cancer
Hansen, Eric
51: Refining Target Coverage and Normal Tissue Avoidance with Helical Tomotherapy vs Linac-Based IMRT for Oropharyngeal Cancer
Harari, Paul
52: Observer Variation in Delineation of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma for Radiotherapy, A 3-D Analysis
Rasch, Coen
53: Phase III Multicenter Randomized Study of Concurrent Twice-a-Day Radiotherapy With and Without Cisplatin-5FU (BiRCF) in Unresectable Pharyngeal Carcinoma. 24 months Results (FNCLCC-GORTEC)
Bensadoun, Rene Jean
54: Prospective Randomized Study on Therapeutic Gain by Concurrent Chemoradiation for Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma with Advanced Nodal Disease
Lee, Anne
55: Radiotherapy (RT) and Concomitant and Adjuvant Temozolomide (TMZ) versus Radiotherapy Alone for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma (GBM): Overall Results and Recursive Partitioning Analysis (RPA) of a Phase III Randomized Trial of the EORTC Brain Tumor and Radiotherapy Groups and the NCIC Clinical Trial Group
Mirimanoff, Rene-Olivier
56: Combination of Temozolomide (TMZ) and Radiotherapy (RT) versus Radiotherapy (RT) Alone in Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM): A Randomized Phase II Study
Athanassiou, Helen
57: Radiation Therapy (RT) Alone vs Intensive Procarbazine-CCNU-Vincristine (I-PCV) Chemotherapy Followed by Radiation Therapy for Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma (AO) and Mixed Oligo-Astrocytoma (MOA): Results of Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) - Intergroup Protocol 94-02
Shaw, Edward
58: Phase I/II Conformal Three-Dimensional Radiation Therapy Dose Escalation Study in Patients with Supratentorial Glioblastoma Multiforme: Report of the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group 98-03 Protocol
Werner-Wasik, Maria
59: Prospective Neurocognitive Evaluation of Patients with 1 to 3 Newly Diagnosed Brain Metastases Treated with Stereotactic Radiosurgery Alone
Chang, Eric
60: Prognostic Factors for Survival in Patients with Brain Metastases Enrolled on a Worldwide Phase 3 Randomized Trial of 538 Patients (Study RSR13 RT–009)
Suh, John
61: Quantitative Measurement of Regional Signal Intensity Changes of High Grade Gliomas Following Radiotherapy using T1-Weighted Contrast Enhanced MRI Imaging
Tsien, Christina
62: Prognostic Value of pre-Gamma Knife MR Spectroscopic Imaging for Treatment Strategy and Clinical Outcome
Chuang, Cynthia
63: Clinical Outcomes and Prognostic Factors in 4839 Patients Treated with External Radiotherapy for Stage T1-T2 Prostate Cancer
Pisansky, Thomas
64: Predicting Outcome After PSA Failure in Prostate Cancer Patients Treated by Radiation. Who Needs Salvage Therapy
Kuban, Deborah
65: The Impact of Radiation Dose on Survival Following Conformal Treatment of Prostate Cancer
Hanks, Gerald
66: Clinical Outcome of Patients Treated with 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy 3D-CRT for Prostate Cancer on RTOG 9406
Michalski, Jeff
67: Long-Term Outcome of High Dose Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy for Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer
Chan, Heather
68: Correlation of Long-Term Biochemical Outcome with Post-Treatment Biopsy Results for Patients Treated with 3-Dimensional Conformal Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer
Zelefsky, Michael
69: Post Radiotherapy Biopsy Correlation with PSA Failure: Results from a Randomized Hypofractionated Study in Localized Prostate Cancer
Lukka, Himu
70: Unification of a Common Biochemical Failure Definition Across Multiple Treatment Modalities
Fitch, Dwight
71: Inhalation Delivery of Hemagglutinin Epitope-Tagged Manganese Superoxide Dismutase-Plasmid/Liposome (HA-MnSOD-PL) Complexes to the Lung Protects Against Fractionated Irradiation Lung Damage
Carpenter, Matthew
72: Irradiation Suppresses Glioma Invasion in a Co-Culture System
Nakamura, Jean
73: Pharmacodynamics of PDGF Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors in Irradiated Glioblastomas
Geng, Ling
74: Enhancement of Glioma Radiation Therapy and Chemotherapy Response with Targeted Antibody Therapy Against Death Receptor 5
Fiveash, John
75: Rapid Assessment of Cancer Susceptibility to TKIs by Use of Phage-Displayed Peptide Libraries
Kim, Dong
76: Reduction of Immature Myeloid Cells by Treatment with All-Trans-Retinoic Acid (ATRA) Improves the Immunotherapeutic Effect of the Combination of Local Radiation with CTLA-4 Blockade
Demaria, Sandra
77: Prevention of Irradiation-Induced Esophagitis by Injections of Bone Marrow or Esophageal Stem Cells
Niu, YunYun
78: Antisense to Bcl-2 (GenasenseTM) Sensitizes Prostate Cancer Cells to Radiation
Mu, Zhaomei
79: Molecular Radiosensitization of Pancreatic Carcinoma Cell Lines In Vivo and In Vitro
Cengel, Keith
80: Simplifying Planning and Delivery of IMRT Using Direct Aperture Optimization
Shepard, David
81: The Relationship Between Parotid Gland-PTV Overlap and the Ability to Achieve Dosimetric Sparing of the Parotid Using Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy
Hunt, Margie
82: The Use of Biological Parameters (EUD and NTCP) in IMRT Optimization and Its Impact on the Maximum Safe Dose Deliverable to Intrahepatic Tumors
Thomas, Emma
83: A Comparison of Treatment Plans for Lung Patients Generated Using Different Objectives During Optimization
Toner, Sean
84: 4D IMRT Optimization Accommodating Respiratory Motion
Joshi, Sarang
85: Incorporation of Organ Motion in IMRT Planning
Prock, Robert
86: Decision Making and Uncertainty in Inverse Planning
Phillips, Mark
87: A Scheme for Broadening the Scope of IMRT Optimization
Yu, Cedric
88: Twelve Year Outcomes Following Permanent Brachytherapy in Patients With Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer
Potters, Louis
89: Does Local Control Impact Prostate Cancer Specific Survival (PCSS) Within the First 10 Years Following Brachytherapy
Stock, Richard
90: Results of a Prospective Multi-Institutional Phase II Trial (RTOG 98-05) of Transrectal Ultrasound Guided Permanent Radioactive Implantation of the Prostate for Definitive Management of Localized Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate
Lawton, Colleen
91: Treatment of Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer with Brachytherapy Monotherapy: A Review of the H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center Experience
Torres-Roca, Javier
92: Efficacy of External Beam Radiotherapy Compared to Permanent Prostate Implant in Treating Low Risk Prostate Cancer Based on Endorectal Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Imaging and PSA
Pickett, Barby
93: Post-Operative Radiotherapy (P-RXT) After Radical Prostatectomy (Px) Improves Progression-Free Survival (PFS) in pT3N0 Prostate Cancer (PC) (EORTC 22911)
Bolla, Michel
94: A Multi-Institutional Analysis of Adjuvant and Salvage Radiotherapy After Radical Prostatectomy
Pollack, Alan
95: Carotid Artery Stenosis in Asymptomatic Patients After Ipsilateral Head and Neck Radiotherapy
Martin, Joseph
96: Preventing Radiation Retinopathy with Hyperfractionation
Monroe, Alan
97: Masticatory Muscle Function and Cross-Sectional Area After Unilateral Head and Neck Radiotherapy
Roques, Tom
98: Dose-Volume Modeling of Salivary Function In Patients With Head and Neck Cancer Receiving Radiation Therapy
Blanco, Angel
99: Early Volumetric Changes in Major Salivary Glands (MSG) After Curative Radiation Therapy (RT) in Head and Neck Cancer Patients
Studer, Gabriela
100: Meta-analysis of Conventional Versus Altered Fractionated Radiotherapy in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (HNSCC): Final Analysis
Bourhis, Jean
101: Ceiling Effect of Hemoglobin (Hb)-Levels Increasing Efficacy of Intensified Hyperfractionated (HF) and Accelerated (ACC) Radiotherapy (RT) and Concurrent Chemotherapy with Carboplatin and 5-FU - Updated Results of a Randomized Multicentric German Trial in Advanced Head and Neck Cancer
Semrau, Robert
102: Chemotherapy+Radiotherapy Versus Radiotherapy Alone in Nasopharynx Carcinoma: Preliminary Results of a Meta-Analysis Based on Individual Patient Data
Baujat, Bertrand
103: Identification of Galectin-1 as A Novel Hypoxia-Regulated Protein via Proteomic Approaches
Le, Quynh-Thu
104: XBP1 is Essential for Survival Under Hypoxic Conditions and is Required for Tumor Growth
Koong, Albert
105: Down-Regulation of Rad51 and Decreased Homologous Recombination in Hypoxic Cancer Cells
Glazer, Peter
106: Pre-Treatment Hif-Lalpha-Expression and Its Relationship to Tumour Oxygenation, Hemoglobin Level and Its Impact as a Prognostic Marker in Patients with Advanced Cervical Carcinoma Treated by Definitive Radiotherapy
Haensgen, Gabriele
107: The Interactions of Polarographic Measurements of Oxygen Tension and Histological Grade in Human Glioma and Surrounding Peritumoral Brain Tissue
Lally, Brian
109: PKB/Akt is a Molecular Target to Enhance Radiation-Induced Cytotoxicity Within Tumor Vascular Endothelium
Osusky, Kate
110: A Specific Antagonist of the p110-Delta Catalytic Component of PI3 Kinase, IC486068, Enhances Radiation-Induced Tumor Vascular Destruction
Tan, Jiahuai
111: Recombinant Peptides Targeted to the Radiation-Inducible Response in Tumor Microvasculature
Kaminski, Joseph
112: First Clinical Experience With Cone-Beam CT Guided Radiation Therapy; Evaluation of Dose and Geometric Accuracy
Herk, Marcel van
113: Assessment of Residual Error for Online Cone Beam CT Guided Treatment of Prostate Patients
Letourneau, Daniel
114: Integrating Respiratory Gating into a Megavoltage Cone-Beam CT (CBCT) System
Sillanpaa, Jussi
115: Image-Guided Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer: Respiration-Correlated (Cone-Beam) CT to Verify Tumor Position and Motion Characteristics During Treatment Delivery
Damen, Eugene
116: Cone-beam CT in an Offline Image Guidance Strategy: Margin and Efficiency Gains
Lockman, David
117: Automated Three Dimensional Quantification of Setup Deviations in Radiation Therapy Using a Single Radiograph and Cone Beam Computed Tomography Data
Munbodh, Reshma
118: A Novel Hardware Design for Image and Dose Guided Radiotherapy
Hesse, Bernd-Michael
119: Full 3-D Treatment Verification Using An Aggregated kV/MV Cone-Beam CT Technique
Yin, Fang-Fang
120: What is the Role of F-18 FDG PET Within Randomized Multicenter Clinical Trials for Multi-Modality Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Stage III
Schmuecking, Michael
121: Early FDG-PET Imaging After Radical Radiotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Inflammatory Changes in Normal Tissues Correlate with Tumor Response and do not Confound Therapeutic Response Evaluation
MacManus, Michael
122: The Ability of Whole Body FDG18 PET Imaging to Predict Pathologic Response to Induction Chemoradiotherapy in Stage IIIA and IIIB Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Results of a Phase I/II Subanalysis
DeYoung, Chad
123: Split Course Versus Continuous Thoracic Radiotherapy (TRT) for Limited Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer (L-SCLC): A Randomized Phase III Trial
Matthews, Charles
124: Hyperfractionated and Accelerated Thoracic Radiation Therapy (HFXATRT) Increased Survival Compared to Daily TRT (QDTRT) for Limited Small Cell Lung Cancer (LSCLC) Patients Treated with Concurrent Chemotherapy
Komaki, Ritsuko
125: Radiation Pneumonitis/Fibrosis Risk Based on Dosimetric, Clinical, and Location-Related Factors
Hope, Andrew
126: Quantitative Measurement of Regional Tumor Response to Therapy
Sanders, Kevin
127: Randomized Prospective Study on the Role of High Dose Rate Intraluminal Brachytherapy (HDRILBT) in Palliation of Symptoms in Advanced Non Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Treated With Radiation Alone
Sur, Ranjan
128: The Incidence of Arm Edema in Women With Breast Cancer Randomized on the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP) Study B-04 to Radical Mastectomy Versus Total Mastectomy and Radiotherapy Versus Total Mastectomy Alone
Deutsch, Melvin
129: The Importance of Daily Treatment Set-Up Accuracy in Preventing RT-Induced Cardiac Dysfunction in Patients Irradiated for Left-Sided Breast Cancer
Prosnitz, Robert
130: Dedicated Cardiac MRI Assessment of Reduced Irradiated Left Ventricular Volume via Active Breathing Control in Left Sided Breast Cancer
Krauss, Daniel
131: ATM Sequence Variants and Adverse Radiotherapy Response in Breast Cancer Patients
Rosenstein, Barry
132: Obesity at Diagnosis Confers Worse Outcome in Patients with Early Stage Breast Cancer Treated with Breast Conservation Therapy
Anderson, Penny
133: Outcome and Prognostic Factors of Phyllodes Tumor of the Breast: A Rare Cancer Network Study
Belkacemi, Yazid
134: Time Trends and Geographic Variation in the Use of Adjuvant Radiotherapy for Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Smith, Grace
135: Clinical Prognosis of Breast Cancer Patients With ATM Missense Mutations
Singh, Anu
136: An American Brachytherapy Society Survey Regarding the Practice Patterns of Post-Operative Irradiation for Endometrial Cancer
Small, William
137: RTOG 9708: Adjuvant Postoperative Irradiation Combined with Cisplatin/Taxol Chemotherapy following Surgery for Patients with High-Risk Endometrial Cancer
Greven, Kathryn
138: Vaginal Brachytherapy Alone: An Alternative to Whole Pelvis Radiation for Early Stage Endometrial Cancer
Jolly, Shruti
139: Vaginal Cuff HDR Brachytherapy Alone Is Sufficient Adjuvant Treatment for Patients With Surgical Stage I Endometrial Cancer
Solhjem, Matthew
140: Patterns of Brachytherapy Practice for Patients with Carcinoma of the Cervix (1996-1999): A Patterns of Care Study
Erickson, Beth
141: Brachytherapy Treatment Planning Using Positron Emission Tomography for Cervical Cancer
Lin, Lilie
142: Adjuvant Intensity Modulated Pelvic Radiation Therapy in Gynecologic Malignancies: Survey of the Gynecologic IMRT Working Group
Mell, Loren
143: Definitive Radiotherapy for Primary Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Vagina
Sanfilippo, Nicholas
144: Cardiac Toxicity Following Modern Treatment for Hodgkins Disease: Impact of Combined Modality Treatment with Doxorubicin and Mediastinal Radiation Therapy
Hodgson, David
145: Late Cardiac Toxicity After Mediastinal Radiation Therapy for Hodgkin′s Disease
Strasser, Jon
146: Fatigue in Long-Term Survivors of Hodgkin's Disease is Associated with Underlying Cardiac Disease
Ng, Andrea
147: Biophysical Analysis of Acute Toxicity of Radiotherapy in Hodgkin′s Lymphoma — A Comparison Between Extended Field and Involved Field Radiotherapy Based on the Data of the German Hodgkin Study Group (GHSG)
Eich, Hans Theodor
148: Second Malignancies After Pediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma: Associations with Radiation Dose and Volume
Constine, Louis
149: Tositumomab and Iodine I 131 Tositumomab (BEXXAR® Therapeutic Regimen) Produces Long-Term Durable Responses in Heavily Pretreated Patients With Relapsed, Refractory, and Transformed Low-Grade Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL
Knox, Susan
150: Cutaneous B-Cell Lymphoma: An Emerging Clinical Entity
Smith, Benjamin
151: Assessing Blood-Brain and Blood-Tumor Barrier Opening Using Gd-DTPA Uptake During the Course of Radiotherapy Treatment of High Grade Gliomas
Cao, Yue
152: Re-Irradiation of Recurrent High Grade Gliomas Using Amino-Acids-PET(SPECT)/CT/MRI Image Fusion to Determine Gross Tumor Volume for Stereotactic Fractionated Radiotherapy
Grosu, Anca
153: Use of MR Spectroscopy and Functional Imaging in the Treatment Planning of Gliomas
Narayana, Ashwatha
154: Image-Fusion of MR Spectroscopic Images for Treatment Planning of Gliomas
Chang, Jenghwa
155: Hyperpolarized Helium MRI Assessment of the Spatial Heterogeneity in Lung Function With Potential Relationship to Radiation Response
Ward, Erika
156: Delineation of a Reference Target Volume for Pelvic Lymph Node Irradiation Using MR Imaging With Ultrasmall Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Particles
Taylor, Alexandra
157: Chemodosimetry of In-vivo Tumor Liposome/Drug Concentration Using MRI
Viglianti, Benjamin
158: Deforming Intensity Distributions to Incorporate Inter-Fraction Anatomic Variations for Image-Guided IMRT
Mohan, Radhe
159: Application of a Novel Deformable Image Registration Technique to Facilitate Classification, Tracking and Targeting of Tumor and Normal Tissue
Brock, Kristy
160: Quantification of Volumetric Changes and Internal Organ Motion During Radiotherapy for Prostate Carcinoma Using an Integrated CT/Linear Accelerator System
Crevoisier, Renaud de
161: Implementation and Validation of a 3-Dimensional Deformable Registration Algorithm for Targeted Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy
Wang, He
162: An Analysis of Inter-Fraction Prostate Deformation Relative to Implanted Fiducial Markers Using Finite Element Modeling
Jaffray, David
163: Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy Delivery Using Respiratory-Motion Synchronized Adaptive Couch Motion
D'Souza, Warren
164: Dosimetric Effect of Respiratory Motion Prediction Error on Dynamic Multileaf Collimator Based 4D Radiation Delivery
Vedam, Sastry
165: A Study of Interplay Between Dynamics of Breathing Motion and Segmental MLC-IMRT Delivery for Motion-Pattern-Based 4D Lung IMRT
Chang, Sha
166: Prognostic Risk Group Stratification for Clinical and Biochemical Failure after External Beam Radiation of Localized Prostate Cancer
Thames, Howard
167: Cause-Specific Survival Is High Following Radiotherapy or Surgery for Gleason Score 8-10 Prostate Cancer
Hamstra, Daniel
168: Identification of Groups at Risk for Distant Metastasis and Death in Men With a Rising PSA After Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer
Hanlon, Alexandra
169: PSA Nadir Predicts Biochemical and Distant Failures After External Beam Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer: A Multi-Institutional Analysis
Ray, Michael
170: Post-Treatment PSA Values Within 6 Months of 3D Conformal Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer Predict for Distant Metastases
Feigenberg, Steven
171: The Biochemical and Clinical Significance of the Post-Treatment PSA Bounce for Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with External Beam Radiation Therapy Alone: A Multi-Institutional Pooled Analysis
Horwitz, Eric
172: Year of Treatment as an Independent Predictor of Relapse-Free Survival in Patients with Localized Prostate Cancer Treated with Definitive Radiotherapy in the PSA Era
Kupelian, Patrick
173: Prostate Cancer Hypoxia Correlates with Poor Patient Outcome Following Treatment with Radiotherapy
Milosevic, Michael
174: Prognostic Significance of CK19 mRNA Expression Measured by Reverse-Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) in Peripheral Blood of Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancers Treated by Chemo-Radiation
Chen, Tingfeng
175: Mutagen Sensitivity Predicts Poor Overall and Disease Specific Survival in Patients With Stage III Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treated With Chemo/Radiotherapy
Chang, Joe
176: Cytokine Profiling to Predict Radiation-Induced Lung Injury
Hart, Justin
177: Impact of Adjuvant Chemotherapy (CT) on Survival and Local-Control in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC): Results of the International Adjuvant Lung Cancer Trial (IALT)
Pechoux, Cecile Le
178: Long Term Results of a Phase I Radiation Dose Escalation Study in Patients with Inoperable/Unresectable Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC): Local Disease Control and Late Toxicity
Kong, Feng-Ming
179: Correlation of Dosimetric Factors and Radiation Pneumonitis Incidence for Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Patients in a Recently Completed Dose Escalation Study
Yorke, Ellen
180: Intraoperative I-125 Vicryl Mesh Brachytherapy After Sublobar Resection for High-Risk Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Voynov, George
181: Defining an Optimal Lymph Node Sample at Definitive Resection of Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Ludwig, Michelle
182: A Phase 3 Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate External Beam Radiotherapy for the Prevention of Restenosis After Femoropopliteal Artery Angioplasty
Donath, David
183: Long Term Clinical Follow Up of the Phase III Randomized Trial (START) Evaluating the Role of Beta Radiation for the Treatment of In Stent Restenosis
Suntharalingam, Mohan
184: β-Coronary Vascular Brachytherapy Following Commercial Approval-The Emory Experience
Anderson, Cynthia
185: Endovascular Brachytherapy for the Treatment of Renal Artery In-Stent Restenosis Using a β-Emitting Source: A Series of 15 Patients
Williams, Brian
186: Treatment Outcome After Linac-Based Radiosurgery in Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations (AVM): Factors Affecting Obliteration
Zabel, Angelika
187: Radiotherapy is Effective in the Treatment of Symptomatic Vertebral Hemangiomas (SVH): Long-term Results of a Multicenter Study in Germany
Micke, Oliver
188: Surgery Versus Radiosurgery for Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations : A Study of Two Paired Series
Schlienger, Michel
189: Increasing Role of Radiotherapy (RT) for Nonmalignant Disorders: Update and Comparison of Subseqent Patterns of Care Studies (PCS)
Seegenschmiedt, Heinrich
190: Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Rhabdomyosarcoma
Wolden, Suzanne
191: Carcinoma of the Nasopharynx in Children and Adolescents Treated with Initial Chemotherapy (CT) Followed by Adapted Doses of Radiotherapy (RT).
Habrand, Jean-Louis
192: A Comparison of Local Control Achieved by Surgery and Radiotherapy in Patients with Non-metastatic Pelvic Ewing Sarcoma Enrolled on INT-0091
Yock, Torunn
193: Patterns of Treatment Failure in Pediatric Hodgkin's Disease Treated with Combined Modality Therapy
Krasin, Matthew
194: Cardiac Radiation Dose in Pediatric Cancer Patients is Associated with Tricuspid Regurgitation and Decreased Left Ventricular Wall Thickness
Hale, E.
195: Late Effects After Two Different TBI Regimens: Analysis of 42 Transplanted Children
Barra, Salvina
196: Phase II Trial of Conformal Radiation Therapy for Pediatric Patients with Craniopharyngioma and Correlation of Radiation Dosimetry with Change in Cognitive Function
Merchant, Thomas
197: Longitudinal Multivoxel MR Spectroscopy Study of Pediatric Diffuse Pontine Gliomas Treated by Radiotherapy
Laprie, Anne
198: Phase I Trial of ZD1839 (Iressa™) and Radiation in Pediatric Patients Newly Diagnosed with Brain Stem Tumors or Incompletely Resected Supratentorial Malignant Gliomas
Geyer, J
199: Quality of Life (QOL) Variables Influence Local Regional Control in Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) Head & Neck Trials (9003 and 9111)
Movsas, Benjamin
200: Prospective Assessment of Quality of Life Following Whole Brain Radiotherapy for Brain Metastases
Chow, Edward
201: Longitudinal Change in Sexual Function and Bother After Radical Prostatectomy External Beam Radiotherapy and Brachytherapy, With and Without Androgen Ablation: Data from CaPSURE
Speight, Joycelyn
202: Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial of Balsalazide in the Prevention of Acute Radiation Enteritis as a Consequence of Pelvic Radiotherapy
Jahraus, Christopher
203: Absence of Adverse Quality of Life Outcomes of Radiation Therapy in Breast Conservation Therapy for Early Breast Cancer
Back, Michael
204: Local Control with Pre-operative vs Post-Operative External Beam Radiotherapy in Extremity Soft-Tissue Sarcoma: 5 Year Results of a Prospective Randomized Phase III Trial
O'Sullivan, Brian
205: Outcome and Prognostic Factors of Primary Breast Sarcoma: A Rare Cancer Network Study
Bousquet, G.
206: Melanoma Metastatic to Cervical Lymph Nodes: Can Radiotherapy Replace Formal Dissection after Local Excision of Nodal Disease
Ballo, Matthew
207: Adjuvant Radiotherapy in the Management of Soft Tissue Sarcoma Involving the Distal Extremities
Schoenfeld, Gordon
1001: A Phase I Study of Intraoperative Radiation Therapy in Children With Recurrent Brain Tumors- A Preliminary Report
Kalapurakal, John
1002: Gliasite Radiotherapy System for Treatment of Recurrent Malignant Glioma: A Multi-Institutional Analysis
Gabayan, Arash
1003: Phase I/II-Study of Temozolomide Combined with Radiation as Postoperative Treatment in Primary Glioblastoma Multiforme
Combs, Stephanie Click abstract title to view poster
1004: Dosimetry of Phase I/II Study of Intracavitary Administered I-131-TM-601 Peptide in Patients with Recurrent High-Grade Glioma
Shen, S
1005: Interim Results of A Phase II Study of Resection and GliaSite Brachytherapy for a Single Brain Metastasis
Rogers, Lisa
1006: Results of Radiation Monotherapy for Primary CNS Lymphoma in the 1990's
Shibamoto, Yuta Click abstract title to view poster
1007: Whole-Brain Radiotherapy (WBRT) and High-Dose Methylprednisolone (HDMP) for Elderly Patients with Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma (PCNSL): Results of North Central Cancer Treatment Group (NCCTG) 96-72-51
Laack, Nadia Click abstract title to view poster
1008: A Phase I Dose Escalating Study of Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) for the Treatment of Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM)
Stieber, Volker Click abstract title to view poster
1009: Whole Posterior Fossa Boost Using Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) in Pediatric Medulloblastoma Results in Decreased Ototoxicity and Greater Cisplatin Dosing
Park, Janelle Click abstract title to view poster
1010: The Correlation of YKL-40 Expression With Radiation Response and Overall Survival in Patients With Subtotally Resected Glioblastoma
Pelloski, Christopher Click abstract title to view poster
1011: Genetic Determinants of Radiation Response in Glioblastoma
Loeffler, Jay Click abstract title to view poster
1012: Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Amplification Does Not Have Prognostic Significance in Patients with Glioblastoma Multiforme
Quan, Aimee Click abstract title to view poster
1013: Mapping of Nodal Disease in Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer: Rethinking the Clinical Target Volume for Pelvic Node Radiation Based on Vascular Rather Than Bony Anatomy
Shih, Helen
1014: Progression Free Survival (PFS) After Whole-Pelvic (WP) vs Mini-Pelvic (MP) or Prostate Only (PO) Radiotherapy (RT): A Subset Analysis of RTOG 9413, A Phase III Prospective Randomized Trial Using Neoadjuvant and Concurrent (N&CHT)
Roach, Mack
1015: Clinicopathologic Analysis of Extracapsular Extension in Prostate Cancer: Should the Clinical Target Volume be Expanded Posterolaterally to Account for Microscopic Extension
Chao, K. Click abstract title to view poster
1016: In Vivo and Ex Vivo Prostate Cancer Imaging Using an Ultrasonic Tissue-typing Technique for Imaging-Guided Dose Escalation of Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy
Liu, Tian
1017: Daily Prostate Targeting with Implanted Gold Markers and an a-Si Flat Panel EPID at UCSF: A Five Year Clinical Experience
Aubin, Michele
1018: Implant Experience and Positional Stability of AC Magnetic Beacon™ Transponders Used to Localize Patients for External Beam Radiation Therapy of the Prostate
Willoughby, T.
1019: Dose-Volume Histogram Analysis Does Not Completely Predict the Incidence of Late Effects of Radiation in Prostate Cancer
Schultheiss, Timothy
1020: The Impact of Hormonal Therapy on Erectile Function in Potent Men Who Underwent I-125 Brachytherapy for Prostate Cancer
Kassabian, Armen Click abstract title to view poster
1021: The Role of Prophylactic Tamsulosin +/- Dexamethasone in Patients Undergoing Prostate 125I Seed Implants for Prostate Carcinoma. A Randomized Double-Blind Study
Carlson, Thomas
1022: Factors Predicting for Urinary Incontinence Following Prostate Brachytherapy
McElveen, Tracy Click abstract title to view poster
1023: Impact of High-Dose Radiation on Erectile Function in Patients Treated with Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer
Chao, Samuel Click abstract title to view poster
1024: Surveillance is a Safe Alternative to Up-Front Post-Operative Adjuvant Therapy for Stage I Testicular Seminoma After Radical Inguinal Orchiectomy
Thomas, Gillian
1025: Long-Term Disease Control and Patterns of Failure in Early Stage Testicular Seminoma Treated with Limited or Extended-Field Radiotherapy Portals
Spierer, Marnee
1026: Thirty Month Results with the MammoSite Breast Brachytherapy Applicator: Cosmesis, Toxicity and Local Control In Partial Breast Irradiation
Keisch, Martin Click abstract title to view poster
1027: Dose Overestimation in Balloon Catheter Brachytherapy for Breast Cancer
Ye, Sung-Joon Click abstract title to view poster
1028: Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation Using Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy
Lacombe, Michael Click abstract title to view poster
1029: Accelerated Partial-Breast Irradiation Using 3D Conformal External Beam Radiotherapy for Patients with Early-Stage Breast Cancer: Preliminary Results of an Ongoing Phase I Trial
Taghian, Alphonse
1030: 3D Conformal External Beam Radiotherapy (3D-CRT) for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI): What is the Correct Prescription Dose
Cuttino, Laurie Click abstract title to view poster
1031: Defining the Clinical Target Volume for Patients With Early Stage Breast Cancer Treated With Lumpectomy and Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation: A Pathologic Analysis
Goldstein, Neil Click abstract title to view poster
1032: Whole Breast Radiotherapy with Concomitant Boost Using Standard Treatment Technique Provides Dosimetric Outcomes Comparable to Techniques Using Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy
Horton, Janet Click abstract title to view poster
1033: Planning the Breast Boost: Influence of Volumetric Changes in the Biopsy Cavity and Surgical Scar Location Following Whole Breast Irradiation
Oh, Kevin Click abstract title to view poster
1034: Incorporating Simultaneous In-Field Boost (SIB) With Inverse-Planned IMRT Using Dynamic Multi-Leaf Collimation (dMLC) to the Intact Breast After Lumpectomy
Davis, Quillin Click abstract title to view poster
1035: Mastectomy Scar Boosts and Dose Escalation to the Chest Wall Are Not Needed to Achieve Excellent Local Control in Patients with Locally Advanced and Inflammatory Breast Cancer
Kramer, Noel
1036: Tumor Bed Boost with Intra-Operative Electron Irradiation (IOERT) in Breast Conserving Treatment for T1/T2 N0 Breast Cancer: Early Results of A Phase II Study
Wong, William Click abstract title to view poster
1037: Early Versus Late Local Recurrences After Conservative Treatment of Breast Carcinoma. Are There Differences in Primary Tumor Characteristics
Courdi, Adel Click abstract title to view poster
1038: LCIS as a Component of Breast Cancer: Is it a Risk Factor for Local Failure
Ben-David, Merav
1039: The Use of Pathologic Factors to Assist in Establishing Adequacy of Excision Prior to Radiation Therapy in Patients Treated with Breast Conserving Therapy
Vicini, Frank Click abstract title to view poster
1040: Pattern of Local Recurrence with Delay in Breast Irradiation in Patients with Positive or Close Resection Margins and Young Age and Node Negative Disease
Vujovic, Olga Click abstract title to view poster
1041: Prognostic Significance of Reexcision on Local Recurrence for Mammographically-Detected Ductal Carcinoma in situ Managed with Breast Conservation Treatment
Vapiwala, Neha
1042: Time Trends in Target Volumes During Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Senan, Suresh Click abstract title to view poster
1043: Proton Therapy for Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Nihei, Keiji Click abstract title to view poster
1044: Stereotactic Body Frame Based Fractionated Radiosurgery for Primary or Metastatic Thoracic Tumors
Yoon, Sang Min Click abstract title to view poster
1045: The Treatment of Intrathoracic Malignancies with Once/Week (O/W) Stereotactic Radioablation (SRA) with/without Respiration Gating (RG)
Salazar, Omar Click abstract title to view poster
1046: Three-Year Results of Stereotactic Three Dimensional (3-D) Conformal Multiple Dynamic Arc Radiotherapy for Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Using a Linear Accelerator Unified with Self-Moving CT Scanner (Linac-CT Unit) and Patient's Self-Breath and Beam Control Technique
Onishi, Hiroshi Click abstract title to view poster
1047: Late-Course Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Li, Jianbin Click abstract title to view poster
1048: Characteristics of Patients who Developed Radiation Pneumonitis Requiring Steroid Therapy After Stereotactic Irradiation
Fujino, Masaharu
1049: Clinical Outcomes of Phase I/II Study of Stereotactic Radiotherapy of 48Gy in 4 Fractions for Primary Lung Cancer Using a Stereotactic Body Frame
Nagata, Yasushi Click abstract title to view poster
1050: Quantitation of the Four-Dimensional Computed Tomography Process
Low, Daniel
1051: Conformal Treatment Planning Using 4DCT Can Decrease Ipsilateral Lung Dose and Improve Tumor Coverage: A Prospective 4DCT Treatment Planning Study
Parikh, Parag Click abstract title to view poster
1052: Fluoroscopic Characterization of Lung Tumor Breathing Motion During Respiratory Gating
Korreman, Stine
1053: Lung Tumor Motion Measured Using Retrospective 4D CT and Correlated with Tumor Location and Attachment
Brandner, Edward
1054: Recalculation of Dose Changes Due to Breathing Movement Assessed From Respiratory-Correlated Cone Beam CT
Sonke, Jan-Jakob
1055: Defining Target Volumes for Stage I NSCLC Using a Single 4D CT Scan (Versus a Single Standard CT and 6 Standard CT Scans)
Slotman, Ben Click abstract title to view poster
1056: 4D PET/CT - Early Observations on Integration and Impact in Radiation Therapy Planning for Lung Cancer
Caggiano, Allan Click abstract title to view poster
1057: Staging of Esophageal Cancer in Patients Treated with Initial Chemoradiation: Findings of the Patterns of Care Study (PCS)
Suntharalingam, Mohan
1058: The National Practice for Patients Receiving Radiation Therapy (RT) for Carcinoma of the Rectum (RC): Comparative Analysis of Outcome from the 1992-1994 and 1988-1989 Patterns of Care Studies by Academic (AC) vs Non-Academic (NAC) Centers
Thomas, Charles
1059: The National Practice for Patients Receiving Radiation Therapy (RT) for Carcinoma of the Rectum (RC): Comparative Analysis of Treatment from the 1992-1994 and 1988-1989 Patterns of Care Studies by Academic (AC) vs Non-Academic (NAC) Centers
Kachnic, Lisa
1060: Primary Radical External Beam Radiotherapy of Rectal Adenocarcinoma: Long Term Outcome of 271 Patients
Wang, Y Click abstract title to view poster
1061: Preoperative Radiation with Concurrent Chemotherapy for Resectable Rectal Cancer: Effect of Dose Escalation on Pathological Complete Response, Local Recurrence Free Survival & Disease Free Survival
Wiltshire, Kirsty Click abstract title to view poster
1062: Preoperative High Dose Rate Endorectal Brachytherapy (HDREBT) for Locally Advanced Operable Rectal Cancer
Vuong, Te Click abstract title to view poster
1063: Predictive Value of Immunohistochemistry With p21, bcl-2 and p53 to Pre-Operative Radiotherapy for Patients with Rectal Cancer
Zlobec, Inti Click abstract title to view poster
1064: Prognostic Significance of CycloOxigenase-2 (COX-2), Vascular Endotelial Growth Factor (VEGF) in Patients with Rectal Cancer Treated with Preoperative Radiotherapy
Navalpotro, Begona Click abstract title to view poster
1065: Sphincter Preservation After Preoperative Chemoradation on 247 t3 Rectal Cancer Patients: Analysis in Four Consecutive Phase II Studies
Micciche, Francesco Click abstract title to view poster
1066: Is Postoperative Adjuvant Chemotherapy Necessary in Locally Advanced Rectal Cancers After Preoperative Chemoradiation
Chan, Alexander
1067: Preoperative Radiotherapy for Rectal Cancer: Does the Addition of Concurrent 5 FU Chemotherapy Improve Response and Outcome
Myerson, Robert Click abstract title to view poster
1068: High Pathological Response Rates With a Novel Preoperative Chemoradiaton Regimen in Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer: Preliminary Results and Dynamic Evaluation by PET
Guida, Cesare Click abstract title to view poster
1069: Treatment Outcome of Irradiated Esophageal Cancer
Liao, Zhongxing Click abstract title to view poster
1070: Treatment Results of Chemo-Radiotherapy for Clinical Stage I (T1N0M0) Esophageal Carcinoma
Yamada, Kazunari Click abstract title to view poster
1071: Final Results of a Randomized Phase II Study Evaluating the Role of Erythropoietin During Radiochemotherapy for Pelvic Tumors
Throuvalas, Nicolas
1072: Gene Expression Profile in Cervical Cancer and Its Difference in Variation Between Radiation Therapy Alone and Chemoradiation Therapy
Lee, Kyu-Chan Click abstract title to view poster
1073: Cervix Carcinoma, Concurrent Chemoradiation, & Salvage of Isolated Para-Aortic Lymph Node Recurrences
Grigsby, Perry
1074: Feasibility of Concurrent Cisplatin and Extended Field Radiation Therapy (EFRT) using Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy for Carcinoma of the Cervix
Colonello, Kelley Click abstract title to view poster
1075: Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy with Paclitaxel and Carboplatin After Hysterectomy for Cervical Carcinoma
Kim, Kyubo Click abstract title to view poster
1076: Radiochemotherapy in Cervical Cancer With HDR-Brachytherapy and Different Chemotherapy Schedules
Mueller, Arndt Christian Click abstract title to view poster
1077: Comparison of LDR and HDR Brachytherapy Doses for Patients with Cancer of the Cervix
Wahab, Sasha
1079: Outcome of Endometrial Cancer Patients Treated With Adjuvant Intensity Modulated Pelvic Radiation Therapy
Knab, Brian
1080: The Influence of Margin Status After Hysterectomy in Stage IB Cervical Cancer
Viswanathan, Akila
1081: Intrafractional Movement of the Uterus and Cervix in Patients with Cervix Cancer Receiving Radiotherapy: An MRI-Based Point-of-Interest (POI) Analysis
Chan, Philip Click abstract title to view poster
1082: Oncologic Imaging of Tumor Hypoxia by Cu-ATSM and Correlating Findings on Cu-ATSM PET Scans to Cellular Markers That May Predict for Radiation Response
Schwarz, Julie
1083: The Impact of Age on Long Term Outcome in Endometrial Cancer Patients Treated with Post-Operative Radiation Therapy
Brabbins, Donald Click abstract title to view poster
1084: Can High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy be an Alternative to Surgery in Selected Patients with Stage I Endometrial Carcinoma
Niazi, Tamim Click abstract title to view poster
1085: Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Advanced Endometrial Carcinoma
Payne, James Click abstract title to view poster
1086: Combination High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy and External Beam Radiation Therapy for the Treatment of Primary Vaginal Cancer: 5-Year Results
Lieskovsky, YeeYie
1087: Risk Factors Associated with Incomplete Brainstem Recovery Following Post-Operative Conformal Radiation Therapy for Infratentorial Ependymoma
Chitti, Ramana
1088: Intracranial Ependymomas in Children: A Single Institution Experience
Sall, Walter
1089: Childhood Ependymomas: An Analysis of Factors Impacting Survival
Klish, Marie Click abstract title to view poster
1090: Improved Outcomes After Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Craniopharyngioma
Koshy, Matthew Click abstract title to view poster
1091: Uveal Melanoma Recurrent After Fractionated Proton Beam Therapy: Comparison of Survival in Patients Treated with Re-irradiation or With Enucleation
Marucci, Laura
1092: Effectiveness of Fractionated Stereotactic Radiation Therapy for Uveal Melanoma
Muller, Karin Click abstract title to view poster
1093: Decreased Incidence of Neovascular Glaucoma by Sparing Anterior Structures of the Eye for Proton Beam Therapy of Ocular Melanoma
Rajendran, Ramji
1094: Proton Radiosurgery in the Management of Functioning and Non-Functioning Pituitary Adenomas: A 10-year Experience at the Massachusetts General Hospital
Petit, Joshua
1095: Analysis of Complications After Gamma Knife Radiosurgery of Intracranial Meningioma
Flickinger, John
1096: Stereotactic Fractionated Radiotherapy and LINAC-Radiosurgery in the Treatment of Vestibular Schwannoma
Ladar, Christine
1097: Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy as Primary Treatment of Acoustic Neuroma: Interim Results of the Johns Hopkins Experience
Shokek, Ori
1098: Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for Optic Nerve Sheath Meningioma
Schroeder, Thomas
1099: Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Skull Base Meningioma: Initial Experience
Wurm, Reinhard
1100: Fractionated Stereotactic Radiation Therapy for Benign Meningiomas of the Cavernous Sinus
Milker-Zabel, Stefanie Click abstract title to view poster
1101: Management of Meningiomas by Radiotherapy
Smee, Robert Click abstract title to view poster
1102: Improved Local Control with Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy in Patients with Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma
Chong, Zhao Click abstract title to view poster
1103: Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for Carcinoma of the Nasopharynx: An Update of the UCSF Experience
Bucci, M. Kara
1104: Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) for Metastatic Cervical Adenopathy from Oropharynx Carcinoma
Garden, Adam Click abstract title to view poster
1105: A Preliminary Analysis of Patterns of Failure in Patients Treated with Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) for Head and Neck Cancer: The University of Nebraska Medical Center Experience
Zhen, Weining Click abstract title to view poster
1106: Evaluation of IMRT for Institutions Participating in NCI Sponsored Clinical Trials
Molineu, Andrea Click abstract title to view poster
1107: Does the Dose Protraction Inherent to IMRT Decreases Tumor Cell Killing in vitro
Chmura, Steven
1108: Change in Patterns of Relapse After Combined Proton and Photon Irradiation for Locally Advanced Paranasal Sinus Cancer
Chan, Annie
1109: Radiation Induced Optic Neuropathy
Bhandare, Niranjan Click abstract title to view poster
1110: Xerostomia and Quality of Life (QOL) After Parotid Sparing IMRT for Head and Neck (HN) Cancer: A Matched Case-Control Comparison with Standard Radiotherapy (RT)
Jabbari, Siavash Click abstract title to view poster
1111: Early Postoperative Paclitaxel Followed by Paclitaxel and Cisplatin Concurrent with Radiation Therapy (RT) (Phase II Trial RTOG H-0024) is Well Tolerated for Patients with Resected, High-Risk Squamous Carcinoma of the Head and Neck (HNSCC)
Rosenthal, David
1112: Low-Dose Fractionated Radiation (LDFRT) as a Potentiator of Neoadjuvant Paclitaxel (P) and Carboplatin (C) in Locally Advanced Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck (SCCHN)
Arnold, Susanne Click abstract title to view poster
1113: Failure After Radiation Therapy or Conservative Surgery in the Head and Neck: The Role of Salvage Total Laryngectomy
Fowler, B. Click abstract title to view poster
1114: Resistance To Radiation Cytotoxicity In Breast Carcinomas Requires Protein Synthesis And Is Mediated Specifically By Elevated Levels Of Initiation Factor eIF4G
Braunstein, Steven
1115: Increased Radiation Resistance of Mouse Mammary Side Population Stem/Progenitor Cells: Role of Wnt/β-Catenin Signaling
Woodward, Wendy Click abstract title to view poster
1116: TNF Can Select For Upregulated NF-kB In Breast Cancer Progression, Providing Resistance To Apoptosis And Radiation
Schneider, Robert
1117: ATM Sequence Variants are Predictive of Adverse Radiotherapy Response Amond Patients Treated for Prostate Cancer
Cesaretti, Jamie Click abstract title to view poster
1118: Influence of Number of CAG Repeats on Local Control in the RTOG 86-10 Protocol
Abdel-Wahab, May Click abstract title to view poster
1119: Impact of Tumor Proliferation on Radiotherapy Treatment Planning
Wang, Jian Click abstract title to view poster
1120: The Integrin αvβ6-Knockout Mouse is Protected from Radiation-Induced Lung Fibrosis: Implications for the Clinic
Munger, John
1121: Defining the Pathway of Radiation Induced Lung Toxicity in Mice Overexpressing Extracellular Superoxide Dismutase
Larrier, Nicole
1122: The Role of TGF-βin Predicting Radiation-Induced Pneumonitis
Evans, Elizabeth Click abstract title to view poster
1123: Comparison of BAT System and a New 3D Trans-Abdominal Ultrasound-Based Image-Guided System for Prostate Daily Localization During External Beam Radiotherapy
Cury, Fabio Click abstract title to view poster
1124: Dosimetric Evaluation of an Online Image Guidance Strategy For Prostate Cancer
Wu, Qiuwen Click abstract title to view poster
1125: Comparison of Implanted Fiducial Markers and Cone-Beam Computed Tomography for On-line Image-Guided Radiotherapy of the Prostate
Moseley, Douglas Click abstract title to view poster
1126: Evaluation of Two Methods for Soft Tissue Registration in Online CT Guided Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy
Ivaldi, Giovanni Click abstract title to view poster
1127: Adaptive Set-up Correction (ASC) to Account for Set-up Errors in Prostate Radiotherapy
Lauve, Andrew
1128: Evaluation of an Ultrasound-Based Prostate Target Localization Technique with an In-Room CT-on-Rails
Dong, Lei
1129: Motion Causes Prostate Underdosage When a Common Planning Target Volume (PTV) Definition is Used in Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) Treatment Planning
Bechtel, John
1130: The Effect of Random Setup Errors on Prostate Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) Plans
Crimaldi, Anthony
1131: Accuracy of Image Guidance for Stereotactic Liver Radiotherapy Using Active Breathing Control and Daily Soft Tissue Imaging
Dawson, Laura Click abstract title to view poster
1132: Online Portal Fluoroscopic Verification of Adaptive Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer
Hugo, Geoffrey Click abstract title to view poster
1133: Reduction of PTV Margin for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation Using On-Line Detection of Surgical Clips
Kim, Leonard Click abstract title to view poster
1134: Adaptive Radiotherapy in Stereotactic Radiotherapy of Extracranial Targets: Integration of CT-Verification on the Treatment Couch Using a Dedicated Software to Calculate the Current Stereotactic Coordinate Including Evaluation of Breathing Mobility
Wulf, Joern Click abstract title to view poster
1135: Daily Megavoltage CT Imaging for Lung Cancer During a Course of External Beam Radiotherapy with a Helical TomoTherapy Device
Meeks, Sanford
1136: A Four-Dimensional Controller for DMLC-Based Tumor Tracking
Keall, Paul
1137: Image-Guided Adaptive Therapy for the Treatment of Lung Cancer
Ramsey, Chester Click abstract title to view poster
2001: Protective Effect of Ramipril, Inhibitor of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme on Radiation-Induced Normal Tissue Damage Without Tumor Protection
Kohl, Robert
2002: Preferential Damage to an AT Island and Matrix Attachment Region (MAR) in Fragile Site FRA16D Induced by Ionizing Radiation in Cancer Cells
Woynarowski, Jan
2003: Radiation Sensitization of Prostate Carcinoma Cells by Onc 01910, A Novel Protein Kinase Inhibitor and Cell Cycle Modulator
Guha, Chandan
2004: Mechanisms of Radiation-Induced Hippocampal Neuron Cytotoxicity and Implications on Memory and Learning Disorders
Edwards, Eric Click abstract title to view poster
2005: Chk2 Phosphorylation Controls BRCA1 in Regulating Error-Prone Non-Homologous End-Joining
Xia, Fen
2006: Randomized Trial of Erythropoietin as a Central Nervous System Radioprotectant
Knisely, Jonathan
2007: Radiation-Induced Phosphoforms of p53 as Biomarkers of DNA-dsbs In Situ
Bristow, Robert
2008: Single Chain Antibodies (ScFv) Targeted to Radiation Induced Neoantigens
Brousal, Jeffrey
2009: Genetic Analysis of Chromosomal Double-Strand Break Repair by Non-Homologous End-Joining
Willers, Henning
2010: Molecular Targeting of Toll-Like Receptor 9 with CpG Oligodeoxynucleotides (ODN) for Enhancement of Tumor Radioresponse
Mason, Kathryn Click abstract title to view poster
2011: An Image Guided Conformal Radiation Platform for Small Animals
Wong, John
2012: Low-Level Radiation-Induced DNA Damage Evades Early Cellular Response Mechanisms Leading to Increased Cell Death
DeWeese, Theodore
2013: Oncogenic Transcription Factor kB Activation After Therapeutic Doses of Radiation Transactivates Telomerase Reverse Transcriptase Promoter Induction
Natarajan, Mohan
2014: Modulating Radiation Response with the Histone Deacetylase (HDAC) Inhibitor SAHA in Human Carcinomas
Chinnaiyan, Prakash
2015: Novel Use of Zebrafish as a Vertebrate Model to Screen Radiation Protectors and Sensitizers
Dicker, Adam
2016: The Bronchiolar Epithelium as a Prominent Source of Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines After Lung Irradiation
Ruebe, Claudia Click abstract title to view poster
2017: Differential Sensitivity of Zebrafish Embryos to Distinct Classes of DNA-Damaging Agents Associated with Differential Expression of DNA Repair Enzymes
McAleer, Mary
2018: Modification of Radiation and EGFR Inhibitor Response in Human Tumor Cells Following Establishment of Radiation Resistance
Benavente, Sergio
2019: Phenylbutyrate (A Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor) and Small Inhibitory RNA Silencing of p21 Results in Enhanced Radiosensitization of Human Glioma Cell Lines
Ljungman, Mats
2020: Radioprotection of Human Cells by Gene Transfer of the Human Superoxid-Dismutase Gene Using Recombinant Adeno-Associated Virus 2 Vectors
Veldwijk, Marlon
2021: Radioprotection of Human CD34+ Blood Stem Cells Transduced with the Multidrug Resistance 1 (MDR1) Gene
Schaefer, Joerg
2022: Para-Amino Benzoic Acid (PABA), A Radiation and Chemotherapy Sensitizer
MacDonald, Shannon Click abstract title to view poster
2023: Protection of Rhesus Macques from Whole Body Radiation Induced Severe Neutropenia and Thrombocytopenia by Novel Hormones HE2100 and HE3204
Stickney, Dwight
2024: Radiation Sensitization of Glioma via Targeting the mTOR Cell Survival Pathway
Mu, Yi
2025: Phosphorylation of Glycogen Sythase Kinase-3 Beta Does Not Contribute to Radiation Resistance in Two Cell Lines With Activation of the Akt Pathway
Gupta, Anjali
2026: Enhancing the Efficacy of Radiation Therapy by Incorporating Spatial Distribution of Heterogeneous Biology
Tan, Charlene
2027: Risk Assessment of Secondary Malignancies from IMRT Treatments
Kry, Stephen
2028: Prevention of Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)-Induced Esophageal Stricture by Overexpression of Manganese Superoxide Dismutase (MnSOD)
Agarwal, Anurag Click abstract title to view poster
2029: Functional Ultrasound Imaging of Radiation Therapy Effects: Animal Models and Human Clinical Trial Results
Czarnota, Gregory
2030: The Host Component of Cancer is a Biological Target for the Development of Radiosensitizing Compounds in the Treatment of Cancer
Shinohara, Eric Click abstract title to view poster
2031: Telomerase as a Molecular Target for 17-AAG: Exploiting the Tumor to Improve Therapeutic Index
Locke, Jay
2032: Inhibition of DNA Mismatch Repair by Cadmium and Oxidative Damage
Patel, Shilpen
2033: Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Evaluate the Functional Behavior of Parotid Salivary Glands in Normal Subjects and Radiotherapy Patients
Franklin, Gregg
2034: Cell Biological Basis for Combination Radiotherapy Using Carbon-Beam and Photon
Demizu, Yusuke
2035: Use of Smac Peptidomimetic Compounds as Effective Radiosensitizers of Human Cancer Cell Lines
Saito, Naoyuki
2036: Modelling the Biological Effect of a Low-Energy X-Ray Source Used for Intraoperative Radiotherapy (IORT)
Herskind, Carsten
2037: Use of Microarray for Screening Radiation Induced Molecular Targets
Citrin, Deborah
2038: Para-Amino Benzoic Acid (PABA) Modulates Expression and Stability of CDC25A in Tumor Cells and Enhances Radiosensitivity In Vitro and In Vivo
Xavier, Sandhya
2039: Optimization of Tumor Control Probability in Space and Time for Heterogeneous Tumors in Fractionated Radiotherapy
Levin, Daphne
2040: Proteomic Analysis of Human Samples of Irradiated Tissue: Identification of a Biosignature of Radiation Dose Response
Goldberg, Zelanna
2041: Cellular and Physiological Rationale for Trimodal Combination of Chemotherapy, Antiangiogenesis and Radiotherapy
Huber, Peter
2042: Expression of Transforming Growth Factor-β 1 is Correlated with Integrin β 6 Expression in Radiation-Induced Pulmonary Injury in Mice
Chen, Liguang
2043: Urinary Isoprostanes as Markers of Radiation-Induced Normal Brain Injury
Muanza, Thierry
2044: Evaluation of Insulin-Like Growth-Factor-1 as a Protective Agent Against Radiation-Induced Kidney Dysfunction in C3H Mice: A Dose-finding Study
Andratschke, Nicolaus
2045: Proteasome Inhibition Using Mg-132 Selectively Enhances Radiation Sensitivity in Prostate Cancer Cells
Warren, Graham
2046: Modulation of Apoptosis and Radiosensitivity of Colorectal Cancer Cells by Small Interfering RNA-Mediated Inhibition of Survivin
Roedel, Franz
2047: Radiation Sensitization of Lung Cancer Through Inhibition of Survivin and XIAP
Cao, Carolyn
2048: Alteration of Response to Cell Death Stimulation in Glioblastoma Cells Deficient in DNA-Dependent Protein Kinase
Chen, George
2049: Early Detection of Cytogenetic Damage from Radiation or Chemical Agents by Flow-Cytometric Analysis of Micronucleated CD71-Positive Reticulocytes in Human Peripheral Blood
Chen, Yuhchyau
2050: Cyclooxygenase-2 Inhibitor, Nimesulide, Improves Radiation Treatment Against Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Both In Vitro and In Vivo
Grimes, Kristopher
2051: Waterbath Versus Ultrasound Hyperthermia In Vivo: Implications for Clinical Hyperthermia
Thompson, Nick
2052: Radiation Damage Protection by the Benzyl Styrl Sulfone Analog, Ex-Rad
Alfieri, Alan
2053: Micronuclei in Lymphocytes May Predict Radiation Morbidity in Patients With Solid Tumors
Lee, Tung-Kwang Click abstract title to view poster
2054: Antiangiogenic Effect and Tumor Growth Control Achieved by an MMP-Inhibitor Combined to Radiation in vivo, Targeting Radio-Induced MMP-2 Enhancement and VEGF Modulation
Deutsch, Eric
2055: Possible Roles of Nitric Oxide in the Adhesion of Glioma Cells to Extracellular Matrix Components After Ionizing Irradiation
Wang, Tao
2056: Differential Gene Expression Following Irradiation in HELA Cells
Chou, David
2057: Prediction of Radiotherapy-Induced Dermatitis by Comet Assay in Ex Vivo Irradiated Patients' Lymphocytes
Oya, Natsuo
2058: Does the Proinflammatory Cytokine, IL-1, Kick-Start the Pathway that Leads to Pulmonary Late Radiation Effects
Williams, Jacqueline
2059: Applicability of Combination With the Vascular Targeting Agent ZD6126 in Boron Neutron Capture Therapy
Masunaga, Shin-ichiro Click abstract title to view poster
2060: Incorporating Biological Metabolite Information Within Treatment of Prostate Carcinoma
Lee, Eva Click abstract title to view poster
2061: Inhibition of Radiation-Induced Invasiveness and Endothelial Sustain by an MMP-Inhibitor Through Interaction with Radiation-Enhanced MMP-System and VEGF Release
Kaliski, Alexandre
2062: Synergism Between Gemcitabine and Low LET (Gamma-Rays), but not High-LET Alpha-Particles on Multiple Myeloma Cell Lines
Supiot, Stephane Click abstract title to view poster
2063: Alteration of Cellular DNA-Repair by Interferon-Beta
Schmidberger, Heinz
2064: The Impact of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection and E2-Gene Integrity on Outcome in Cervical Cancer: A Possibility for Individualizing Therapy
Lindel, Katja
2065: Influence of Different Irradiation Doses on Granulocyte Phagocytic Function - Is There a Direct Dose Effect Relationship
Hengster, Paul
2066: Plasma Fibronectin Levels in Cancer Patients Undergoing Radiation Therapy
Baluna, R
2067: Development of Irradiation-Induced Muscle Fibrosis in the Zebrafish
Greenberger, Joel
2068: Novel Therapeutic Approach for Bladder Cancer: Synergistic Effects with Combined Radiation and Suicide Gene Therapy Using a Chimeric Adenovirus Vector
Matsumoto, Kazumasa
2069: Prospective Assessment of the Relationship Between Traditional Prognostic Factors and Novel Biomarkers in Prostate Cancer Patients Treated With Curative Intent in a Phase Three Randomized Trial
Berrang, Tanya
2070: Synergistic Enhancement by Ly294002, A DNA-PK Inhibitor, of Cytotoxicity from Combination of Radiation and Camptothecin in Human Glioma Cells
Shih, Shyh-Jen
2071: Comparison of Practice Patterns and Treatment Techniques for Regional Nodal Irradiation with Breast Conservation vs. Postmastectomy in Stage I-II Breast Cancer
White, Julia
2072: The Long-Term Follow-Up on Local Control of Breast Carcinoma Treated by External Beam Irradiation Plus Iridium 192 Implant
Lagrange, Jean Leon Click abstract title to view poster
2073: Breast-Conserving Therapy After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy: Long Term Results
Beriwal, Sushil
2074: A Comparison of Axillary Failure Rates Following Sentinel Lymph Node Dissection Alone Versus Sentinel Lymph Node Dissection Followed by Axillary Dissection in Patients with Early Stage Breast Cancer Treated with Tangential Breast Irradiation
Wernicke, A.
2075: Patterns of Care Study: Comparison of Process of Post-Mastectomy Radiotherapy in Two Surveys in Japan and That in USA
Shikama, Naoto Click abstract title to view poster
2076: Patterns of Care Study of Breast Conserving Therapy in Japan: Comparison of the Treatment Process Between 1995-1997 and 1999-2001 Surveys
Mitsumori, Michihide
2077: Phase I-II Trial of Hypofractionated Whole Breast Radiation Therapy for Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS)
Gittleman, Alicia
2078: Impact of Surgery-to-Radiotherapy Interval (SRI) on Local Control in Patients with Ductal Carcinoma in situ (DCIS) Treated with Breast-Conserving Therapy (BCT)
Thurman, Sarah
2079: Long-term Outcome after Breast Conservation (BCT) for Early Stage Breast Cancer in a Community Setting
Tao, May
2080: Breast Cancer Patients Attitudes Towards Clinical Trials in the Radiation Oncology Clinic Versus Those Searching for Trial Information on the Internet
Dolinsky, Christopher
2081: Retrospective Review of Treatment Selection Among Hispanic Women Presenting with Either Ductal Carcinoma in Situ or Invasive Breast Disease
Zubyk, Sylvia
2082: Herbal Medicines May Not Be Innocuous for Breast Cancer Patients
Rockwell, Sara
2083: Intraoperative Radiotherapy (IORT) Boost Versus Postoperative Electron-Boost Irradiation in Breast Cancer Patients
Reitsamer, Roland
2084: A Dosimetric Comparison of Different Beam Arrangements in Intact Breast Cancer Patients Requiring Photon Boosts
Santos, Jennifer De Los
2085: Accelerated IMRT with Concomitant Boost After Breast-Conserving Therapy (BCT): Preliminary Clinical Results and Dose Volume Histogram (DVH) Analysis
DeWyngaert, J. Keith
2086: Intraoperative Radiotherapy (IORT) as a Boost in Patients with Early Breast Cancer
Kraus-Tiefenbacher, Uta
2087: Sequential Tomotherapy for Boost Treatment for Breast Conservation Therapy
Sharma, Renu
2088: A Comparison of Different Boost Types in Breast Conserving Therapy (BCT): Retrospective Considerations
Hammer, Josef Click abstract title to view poster
2089: Re-Excision for a Close or Positive Margin in the Setting of Breast Conservation is a Diagnostic but Not Therapeutic Procedure
Chism, Derek
2090: Japanese Survey of Treatment Outcome of Breast-Conserving Therapy in Patients With Positive or Close Surgical Margins
Karasawa, Kumiko Click abstract title to view poster
2091: Topoisomerase IIα Expression Correlates with Diminished Survival in Invasive Breast Cancer Treated with Mastectomy, Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy
OConnor, John
2092: Prediction of Axillary Nodal Metastasis in Breast Cancer by Patient and Tumor Characteristics, Including Biomarkers
Divecha, Veena
2093: Persistence of Radiation (RT)-Induced Cardiac Dysfunction 3-5 Years Post RT
Yu, Xiaoli
2094: Digital Imaging of Inter-Fraction and Intra-Fraction Deviations in Mono-Isocentric Breast and Nodal Radiation Therapy (RT)
Patenaude, Veronica Click abstract title to view poster
2095: Respiratory Immobilization for Reduction of Dose to Normal Tissues and Decrease in Target Motion During Irradiation of Left Sided Breast Cancer Patients
Sidhu, Kolby
2096: Constrained Anatomical Surface Registration for Patient Positioning in Breast Cancer Radiotherapy
Spadea, Maria Francesca Click abstract title to view poster
2097: Two Years Experience Utilizing Moderate Deep Inspiration Breath-Hold (mDIBH) to Reduce Cardiac Dose in Left Sided Breast Irradiation
Letts, Nicola
2098: Does Breast Size Affect the Scatter Dose to the Ipsilateral Lung, Heart, or Contralateral Breast in Primary Breast Irradiation Using Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
Surgent, Robert Click abstract title to view poster
2099: Comparison of Intensity Modulated and 3D-Conformal Treatment Breast Plans With and Without Lumpectomy Boost
Thatcher, Stephen Click abstract title to view poster
2100: Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) Reduces the Dose to the Contralateral Breast When Compared to Conventional Tangential Fields for Primary Breast Irradiation
Sonnick, Deborah Click abstract title to view poster
2101: Comparison of TCP and NTCP Between Conventional and Hypofractionated Breast Treatment
Li, Jinsheng
2102: Plan Evaluation and Quality Assurance in Breast IMRT
Purdie, Thomas
2103: MammoSite™ Excision Volume as a Predictor for Residual Disease
Kaufman, Seth
2104: Ipsilateral Breast Tumor Recurrence Rate in Women Eligible for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation — Setting High Standards
Zoberi, Imran
2105: Phase I-II Study of Prone Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation
Formenti, Silvia
2106: Pilot Studies of Partial Breast Irradiation Using a Breast Permanent Implant (BPI) of 103-Palladium Stranded Seeds
Pignol, Jean-Philippe Click abstract title to view poster
2107: Cosmetic Outcome and Incidence of Infection With the MammoSite Breast Brachytherapy Applicator
Dickler, Adam Click abstract title to view poster
2108: Partial Breast Irradiation with 192-Iridium Implants After Breast Conserving Surgery: Perioperative Morbidity, Toxicity and Cosmetic Outcome
Ott, Oliver
2109: Biological Comparison of Partial Breast Irradiation Protocols Versus Standard Whole Breast Irradiation: Implications for Tumor Control and Normal Tissue Tolerance
Lymberis, Stella Click abstract title to view poster
2110: Set-up Uncertainty in Accelerated Partial-Breast Irradiation Using 3D- Conformal External Beam Radiotherapy: A Companion Study to a Prospective Phase I Ongoing Trial
Powell, Simon
2111: Effect of Dose-Volume Constraints on Pneumonitis in Loco-Regional Breast Cancer Irradiation
Blom-Goldman, Ulla
2112: Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) Decreases the Acute Skin Toxicity for Large-Breasted Women Receiving Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer
Freedman, Gary
2113: Arm Lymphedema in Breast Cancer Patients: Is it Always Related to Treatment
Dayes, Ian
2114: Isolated Ipsilateral In-Breast Event After Breast Conservation Therapy Does Not Affect Survival: An Analysis of the NCI Randomized Trial
Brooks, Joseph
2115: Local Recurrence Under the Heart Block in Patients with Left-Sided Breast Cancer
Raj, Katelyn
2116: Regional Nodal Recurrence After Conservative Treatment for Early Stage Breast Cancer in Patients with 1-3 Positive Axillary Nodes
Aristei, Cynthia
2117: Impact of Interobserver Variability in Contouring of AVMs
Lagerwaard, Frank
2118: Comparison of Repeat GK-SRS for Refractory or Recurrent Trigeminal Neuralgia: Does Dose Matter
Dutta, Pinaki
2119: Radiosurgery Versus Microsurgery in the Treatment of Brain Metastases
Pigorsch, Steffi Click abstract title to view poster
2120: Preference Elicitation Using the Time Trade-Off Method in Patients with 1 to 3 Newly Diagnosed Brain Metastases in a Prospective Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Radiosurgery With and Without Whole Brain Radiation
Adamus, Andrea
2121: Choroidal Melanoma Treated With Iodine-125 Episcleral Plaque: Analysis of Dose on Disease Control and Visual Outcome
Rivera, Douglas
2122: Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Radiation Therapy for Vestibular Schwannoma in Neurofibromatosis Type 2 Patients
Meijer, Otto Click abstract title to view poster
2123: Central Neurocytomas, The Mayo Clinic Experience
Leenstra, James
2124: Optic Nerve and Chiasmatic Tolerance to Radiotherapy
Yi, Won Sam
2125: Radiation Tolerance of the Optic Apparatus
Cook, Brian
2126: Response at 3–Months After Whole Brain Radiation Therapy Predicts Survival in Brain Metastases Patients
Stea, Baldassarre Click abstract title to view poster
2127: The Effect of Increasing Isocenter Density in Acoustic Neuroma Radiosurgery on Dosimetry and Clinical Outcome
Rakfal, Susan Click abstract title to view poster
2128: High Dose Image Guided Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy for Primary Tumors in Close Proximity to the Spinal Cord
Yamada, Yoshiya
2129: Impact of SRS (Stereotactic Radiosurgery) Dose on Survival Among 98 Patients with 1-3 Brain Metastases ≦ 2 cm
Shehata, Michael
2130: Hyperfractionated Craniospinal Irradiation May Reduce Treatment Related Late Effects in Patients With Medulloblastoma
Bollampally, Sirisha
2131: Improved Survival for Initially Unresectable Patients After Chemoradiation Followed by Whipple`s Procedure Compared with Resectable Patients Treated by Resection Only as the Initial Treatment of Patients with Regional Pancreatic Carcinoma
Brunner, Thomas
2132: Biologically Potent Doses Safely Achieved in a Multi-Center Trial of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Liver Metastases
Kavanagh, Brian
2133: Radiation-Induced Liver Disease in Three-Dimensional Conformal Radiotherapy for Primary Liver Carcinoma
Jiang, Guo Liang
2134: Radiation Therapy for Elderly Esophageal Cancer Patients; Results of the Patterns of Care Study in Japan
Kenjo, Masahiro Click abstract title to view poster
2135: Real-Time Monitoring of a Digestive-Tract Marker to Reduce Adverse Effects of Moving Organs at Risk (OAR) in Radiotherapy for Thoracic and Abdominal Tumors
Hashimoto, Takayuki
2136: Intraoperative Electron Beam Radiotherapy and Human Ureteral Obstruction
Miller, Robert
2137: Comparison of Intrahepatic Tumor Coverage and Liver Dose Volume Histogram Using Light-Breathing 3DCT and 4DCT Planning
Chen, Yen-Lin Click abstract title to view poster
2138: Pre-Operative Hyperfractionated Radiotherapy and Concurrent 5-FU/Cisplatin for Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer - The Impact of 18-F-Fluoro-Deoxy-D-Glucose (FDG) Positron Emission Tomography Staging
Farmer, Michael Click abstract title to view poster
2139: The Effect of Additional Local Radiotherapy After Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization in Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Shim, Sujung
2140: The Stanford Experience With Preoperative Chemoradiation Using CPT-11 and 5-FU in Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer: Toxicities and Outcomes
Tillman, Gayle
2141: Long-Term Result of a Multi-Institutional Phase II Chemoradiation Therapy Trial for Esophageal Cancer Using Daily Low-Dose 5-Fluorouracil and Cis-Diamminedichloro-Platinum
Sasamoto, Ryuta Click abstract title to view poster
2142: Localized Radiation Therapy and Simultaneous Chemotherapy with UFT and Low-Dose Leucovorin as Neoadjuvant Treatment In-Patients with T3-T4 Rectal Cancer. A Phase II Study
Giralt, Jordi
2143: Long-Term Outcomes of Radiation Therapy Alone for Stage I Esophageal Cancer
Murakami, Yuji Click abstract title to view poster
2144: Predictive Value of Dose-Volume Histogram Parameters for Pericardial Effusion After Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy for Esophageal Cancer
Ito, Yoshinori Click abstract title to view poster
2145: Long-Term Results of Intraoperative Presacral Electron Boost Radiotherapy (IOERT) in Combination with Chemoradiation in Patients with Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer
Krempien, Robert
2146: FDG-PET in Anal Cancer: Impact on Staging and Radiotherapeutic Management
Malyapa, Robert
2147: Conservative Treatment of Anal Canal Cancer
Azria, David
2148: Association Between Dinucleotide Repeat(CA) Polymorphism of Nuclear Factor Kappa-Bata(NF-kB) and Local Recurrence of Stage II/III Rectal Cancer Patients Treated with Chemoradiation
Zhang, Wu
2149: Organ-Preserving Radiochemotherapy in Patients with Anal Cancer: Is A Planned Treatment Interruption Necessary
Meyer, Andreas Click abstract title to view poster
2150: Phase II Trial of Pelvic Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) with Concurrent Chemotherapy for Patients with Rectal Cancer
Patel, Samir
2151: Prospective Phase II Study of Preoperative Radiotherapy and Oral Capecitabine Followed by Total Mesorectal Excision (TME) in Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer
Kim, Jong Hoon Click abstract title to view poster
2152: Evaluation of F-18-FDG PET/CT in Patients Suspected of Local Recurrence of Colorectal Cancer Introduced to External Conformal Radiotherapy
Blumstein, Norbert
2153: Esophageal Carcinoma Treated with Nerve-Sparing Operation, Intra-Operative Radiotherapy, and Postoperative External Radiotherapy
Shimizu, Shinichi
2154: Hypofractionated Three-Dimensional Conformal Radiation Therapy (3DCRT) for Primary Liver Carcinoma (PLC)
Liang, Shi Xiong
2155: Phase I Whole-Liver Radiation Dose Escalation Trial Using Amifostine as a Radioprotector
Meirovitz, Amichay
2156: Normal Tissue Dosimetry and Toxicity in Cyberknife Radiosurgical Treatment of the Pancreas
Grow, Allison
2157: Accuracy of Respiratory-Gated Proton Irradiation for Liver Tumor
Kagei, Kenji
2158: A Cohort Study Using Cinematic Magnetic Resonance Imaging of a Bowel Regimen to Reduce Intra-fraction Prostate Motion
Nichol, Alan
2159: The Clinical Impact of Perineural Invasion on Cancer-Specific Mortality Following External Beam Radiation Therapy for Men with Low- and Favorable Intermediate-Risk Prostate Cancer
Beard, Clair
2160: A Three-Dimensional CT Based Analysis of Inter-Fraction Bladder Motion During Radiotherapeutic Treatment of Bladder Cancer
Roof, Kevin
2161: Organ Preservation in the Treatment of Penile Cancer: To Cut or Not to Cut
Zouhair, Abderrahim
2162: Treatment of Carcinoma of the Female Urethra by Primary External Beam and Interstitial Radiotherapy
Reyna, Anamaria Click abstract title to view poster
2163: Individualized Predictions of Disease Progression Following Radiation Therapy (RT) for Prostate Cancer
Sandler, Howard
2164: Pretreatment Risk Stratification of Prostate Cancer with Percent Positive Prostate Biopsy Tissue Obviates the Need for Clinical Staging and Identifies High Grade Disease Suitable for Treatment Without Androgen Deprivation
Buyyounouski, M
2165: Combined Modality Treatment of High-Risk T1 Bladder Cancer: More Effective Than Intravesical Therapy, Less Radical Than Cystectomy
Weiss, Christian
2166: Transurethral Resection of the Bladder Followed by Concomitant Radio-Chemotherapy: Retrospective Analysis of a 20% Increase in Total Radiation Dose
Toubiana, Thierry
2167: Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Pelvic Organs for Planning of Prostate Radiotherapy
Kirilova, Anna
2168: An Evaluation of the Effects of Hemoglobin Levels on the Efficacy of Treatment and Survival in Patients with Bladder Cancer
Kurt, Meral
2169: Organ-Sparing Treatment of Advanced Bladder Cancer: First Experience with Paclitaxel as Alternative to Cisplatin
Diestelhorst, Andrea
2170: Eradication of Prostate Cancer by Brachytherapy: Post-Treatment Prostate Biopsy Results in a Large Cohort of Men Treated with Mono- or Multimodality Therapy
Stone, Nelson
2171: Position of the Prostate Relative to Pelvic Bony Anatomy Based on Intraprostatic Gold Fiducial Markers and Electronic Portal Imaging
Schallenkamp, John Click abstract title to view poster
2172: Predictors for Chronic Urinary Toxicity Following Treatment of Prostate Cancer with 3-D Conformal Radiotherapy: Dose-Volume Analysis of a Phase II Dose Escalation Study
Harsolia, Asif
2173: Standard (STD) or Hyperfractionated (HFX) Conformal Radiation Therapy (CRT) in Prostate Cancer: A Prospective Trial Evaluating Toxicities and Early Biochemical Control
Valdagni, Riccardo Click abstract title to view poster
2174: Analysis of PSA Rebound Interval in Prostate Cancer Patients Receiving Hormones and External Beam Radiotherapy
Al-Qamari, Abbas
2175: The Predictive Value of PSA Nadir and Time to Nadir After External Beam Radiation for Prostate Cancer
Chandra, Anurag
2176: Does a Delay in Initiation of External Beam Radiation Therapy After Tissue Diagnosis Effect Outcome for Men with Prostate Cancer
Andrews, Stephen
2177: Positive Resection Margins Following Prostatectomy: Outcomes With and Without Radiation
Reuther, Alwyn Click abstract title to view poster
2178: HDR vs. LDR (Pd103 Permanent Implants) Brachytherapy as Monotherapy for Prostate Cancer. Timing to Onset and Predictors of Erectile Dysfunction
Ghilezan, Michel
2179: Time-and-PSA Threshold Model Predicts Overall and Disease-Free Survival After External Beam Therapy for Prostate Cancer
Cavanaugh, Sean
2180: Definitions of Biochemical Control After Permanent Interstitial Brachytherapy as Sole Treatment for Localized Prostate Cancer: Interpreting the PSA Bounce
Coen, John
2181: Bicalutamide Monotherapy Achieves Comparable Cytoreduction Prior to Interstitial Brachytherapy and Represents an Effective, Less Expensive, Less Morbid Alternative to Luteinizing Hormone-Releasing Hormone Analogues
Gluck, Clifford
2182: NSAID Use Confers A Survival Advantage for Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with Radiation Therapy
Nguyen, Khanh
2183: Relapse-Free Survival After Either High-Dose Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy or Permanent Seed Implantation for Localized Prostate Cancer: Any Difference
Reddy, Chandana Click abstract title to view poster
2184: Results of a Phase III Study Testing the Sequence of Neutron Irradiation in a Mixed Beam Schedule for Patients with Localized Prostate Cancer
Forman, Jeffrey
2185: Feasibility Study of Rectal Balloon-Delivery System for Prostate Immobilization, Rectal Wall Localization, Absolute Dosimetry and Targeted Delivery
Kirichenko, Alexander
2186: A Randomized Trial Comparing a Combination of Iridium Implant and External Beam Radiation to External Beam Radiation Alone for Patients with Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer
Sathya, Jinka
2187: Results of Salvage Radiation Therapy for a Rising Serum Prostate Specific Antigen Level Following Radical Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer
Buskirk, Steven Click abstract title to view poster
2188: Under-Dosing of Potential Microscopic Prostate Cancer with IMRT After Neoadjuvant Hormonal Therapy
Lee, Andrew
2189: The Impact of the Percent of Positive Prostate Biopsies on Prostate Cancer-Specific Mortality for Patients with Low or Favorable Intermediate Risk Disease
D'Amico, Anthony
2190: Adjuvant and Salvage Radiotherapy Following Radical Prostatectomy
Kirkpatrick, John
2191: Hormonal Therapy Reduces the Risk of Post-Implant Urinary Retention in Symptomatic Prostate Cancer Patients with Glands Larger Than 50 cc
Marshall, David
2192: The Dose Response Characteristics of Low and Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer Treated with External Beam Radiotherapy
Cheung, Rex
2193: Interstitial High Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy Monotherapy for Early Stage Prostate Cancer
Neumann, Thomas
2194: Prospective Follow-Up of Self-Assessed Late Side Effects Fifteen Years After External Beam Radiotherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer- A Comparison with Age-Matched Controls
Widmark, Anders Click abstract title to view poster
2195: Erectile Function Following Permanent Prostate Brachytherapy: Results of Two Prospective Randomized Trials
Butler, Wayne
2196: Very-High (0.05 cm3) Spatial Resolution Three-Dimensional 1H MR Spectroscopic Imaging of Prostate Pre- & Post-Brachytherapy
Damyanovich, Andrei
2197: Serum Human Glandular Kallikrein 2 (hK2) Concentration at Presentation and Early Subsequent Follow-up for Patients Undergoing Primary Radiotherapy or Brachytherapy With or Without Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Localized Prostate Cancer Therapy
Davis, Brian
2198: Principles of AC Magnetic Fields for Objective and Continuous Target Localization in Radiation Therapy
Mate, T.
2199: Are There Any Prostate Cancer Patients Without High Risk Features Who Need Long Term Androgen Deprivation with External Beam Radiation Therapy? A Recursive Partitioning Analysis
Hayes, Shelly
2200: Radiation Dose to Testicles and Serum Testosterone Levels in Low Risk Prostate Cancer Patients Undergoing Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
Yogeswaren, Subashini
2201: Sequential Evaluation of Prostate Edema Following Permanent Seed Prostate Brachytherapy Using CT-MRI Fusion
Taussky, Daniel Click abstract title to view poster
2202: Use of a Balloon Catheter During Conformal Prostate Irradiation Allows High Dose Rectal-Sparing and Results in Reduced Late Rectal Bleeding
Patel, Rakesh
2203: The effect of Smoking on Survival of Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with Radiation Therapy
Pahlajani, Niraj
2204: Are Pretreatment Simulation Estimates Predictive of Actual Rectal and Bladder Doses Delivered During Radiation for Prostate Cancer
Bonnen, Mark
2205: Retrospective Analysis of Late Rectal Bleeding in Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT)
Shahar, Karen
2206: The Prognostic Significance of PSA at 6 Months After External Beam Radiation for Prostate Cancer
Mahadevan, Arul Click abstract title to view poster
2207: Loss of Heterozygosity in the M6P/IGF2R Gene is an Early Event in the Development of Prostate Cancer
Anscher, Mitchell Click abstract title to view poster
2208: RAPID StrandTM vs. Loose (Iodine-125 Seeds): A Prospective Randomized Trial
Reed, Daniel
2209: 1.5T MRI for Cathether Placement and Treatment Planning in High Dose Rate Brachytherapy for Prostate Cancer
Menard, Cynthia Click abstract title to view poster
2210: Prostate-Specific Antigen Levels at 6 Months After I-125 Prostate Brachytherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer Predicts Biochemical Relapse Free Survival
Khuntia, Deepak
2211: Protein Kinase A RIα Antisense Sensitization of Radiation and Androgen Deprivation
Hannoun-Levi, Jean-Michel
2212: Smoking Increases the Risk of Developing Metastatic Disease in Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with Radical Radiotherapy
Pantarotto, Jason
2213: Long-Term Follow-Up of Prostascint Scan Pretreatment Assessment in Patients Who Undergo Radiation Therapy for a Rising Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) After Radical Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer
Mohideen, Najeeb Click abstract title to view poster
2214: Effect of Androgen Suppression (AS) on Hemoglobin (Hb) Levels in Prostate Cancer Patients Undergoing Post-Operative Adjuvant Radiotherapy (RT) and 2-Year AS
Choo, Richard
2215: A Prospective Analysis of Correlates of Time to Testosterone Recovery After Cessation of Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT)
Shasha, Daniel
2216: Combinatorial Effect of Adenoviral Vector Mediated Interleukin 12 Gene Therapy with Radiotherapy in a Preclinical Mouse Model of Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Teh, Bin
2217: IMRT to Treat the Pelvic Nodes While Escalating the Dose to the Prostate Gland: Acute Toxicity Data in 45 Consecutive Patients
Sanguineti, Giuseppe
2218: Early Urinary Morbidity After I125 Transperineal Interstitial Permanent Prostate Brachytherapy. A Multivariate Analysis of 600 Patients Treated by the Institut Curie / Hopital Cochin/Hopital Necker Paris Group
Chauveinc, Laurent
2219: Results of a Phase II Dose Escalation Study of Neutron and Photon Irradiation in Patients with Locally Advanced and/or Poorly Differentiated Prostate Cancer
Forouzannia, Arman
2220: Ability of Preoperative Endorectal Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Identify Extracapsular Extension and Seminal Vesicle Invasion in a Prostate-Specific Antigen Screened Population
Aitken, Candice
2221: Are Lateral Electronic Portal Images Adequate for Accurate On-Line Daily Targeting of the Prostate? Results of a Prospective Study
Pouliot, Jean
2222: Detrimental Outcome of Short Term Hormonal Treatment and High Dose Radiation Therapy (EBRT plus HDR) When Compared to EBRT Plus HDR Alone for High Risk Prostate Patients
Martinez, Alvaro
2223: Is There a Role for Local Therapy Alone in Treatment of High Grade Prostate Cancer?: Assessment of Outcome With Radical Prostatectomy
Hurwitz, Mark
2224: Survival of Men with Gleason Score (GS) 8-10 Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate Treated with External Beam Radiation Therapy
Coleman, Joy
2225: Early Adjuvant Irradiation Following Radical Surgery for pT3-pT4 pN0 Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate: Significant Reduction of the Risk of Systemic Failure with High Doses and Timely Irradiation. A Single Institute Experience on 175 Cases
Cozzarini, Cesare
2226: The Prognostic Significance of Prostate Bed Biopsy in Patients Receiving Post-Prostatectomy Salvage Irradiation
Maier, Jordan
2227: MDM2 as a Predictor of Prostate Cancer Outcome: An Analysis of RTOG 8610
Khor, Li-Yan
2228: Field-Based Verified IMRT for Prostate Cancer Using a Newly Developed Dual Kilovoltage (KV) On-Board Imager - Evaluation of Inter / Intra-Fraction Motion and Early Clinical Outcomes
Britton, Keith
2229: Synergistic Induction of D2 Apoptosis, MT Depolymerizing Action, Angioinhibition and Antimetastatic Action Against Radio- and Chemoresistant Metastatic Hormone Refractory Prostate Ca (HRPC) Overexpressing bcl-2,MMP-9 and MDR-1 After Photodynamic Treatment with Porfimer Sodium Associated LDL and Vinorelbine Tartrate (VRL)
Giannios, John
2230: Acute Urinary Toxicity After High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy Combined with Hypofractionated External Beam Radiation Therapy for Localized Prostate Cancer: Relationship Between the Urethral Dose and the Severity of Acute Genitourinary Toxicity
Akimoto, Tetsuo Click abstract title to view poster
2231: Rectal Toxicity, Fecal Continence and Quality of Life in Patients with Conformal Radiation Therapy (CRT) for Prostate Cancer
Geinitz, Hans
2232: Salvage Brachytherapy for Locally Recurrent Prostate Cancer After Definitive External Beam Radiation Therapy
Allen, Gregory
2233: Is There a Role for Digital Rectal Examination in the Follow-Up of Patients with Prostate Cancer Treated with Radiotherapy in the PSA Era
Jacob, Rojymon
2234: Inadequacy of 4-Field Box Technique to Meet Rectal Dose Objectives During Dose Escalation to the Prostate
Cavey, Matthew
2235: Hypofractionated Boost in Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy as Part of Two Different Dose Escalation Strategies, HDR Brachytherapy or IMRT: A Late Rectal Toxicity Assessment
Ares, Carmen Click abstract title to view poster
2236: Evaluation of Chronic Toxicity Following Radiation Therapy for Patients with a Rising PSA Status Post Prostatectomy
Collie, Arthur Click abstract title to view poster
2237: Dose Escalation by HDR Brachytherapy in Intermediate or High Risk Localized Prostate Cancer: Early Toxicity and Biochemical Outcome of a Pilot Study
Guix, Benjamin
2238: Dosimetric Consequences to the Pelvic Lymph Nodes Due to the Daily Motion of the Prostate
Chen, Hong
2239: Feasibility of RNA Collection for Micro-Array Gene Expression Analysis in the Treatment of Cervical Carcinoma: A Scientific Correlate of RTOG C-0128
Gaffney, David
2240: Comparison of Standard Single-Channel Vaginal Cylinder to the Multi-Channel Wright Applicator for HDR Vaginal Brachytherapy in Endometrial Carcinoma
Malik, Uzma
2241: Vaginal Lymphatic Duct Location and Implication on Intracavitary Brachytherapy Radiation Treatment
Choo, Julia Click abstract title to view poster
2242: Early Clinical Experience on Inverse Planned High Dose Rate Interstitial Brachytherapy in the Treatment of Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer
Huang, Kim
2243: Simultaneous Integrated IMRT Boost for Locally Advanced Gynecological Cancers: Radiobiological and Dosimetric Considerations
Guerrero, Mariana Click abstract title to view poster
2244: Pelvic Insufficiency Fractures Following Irradiation for Cervical or Endometrial Cancer
Derashodian, Talar
2245: Correlation Between Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Family (HER1, HER2, HER3, HER4), Phosphorylated Akt (P-Akt) and Clinical Outcomes After Radiation Therapy in Carcinoma of the Cervix
Lee, Christopher
2246: Inter-Observer Variation in Tumor Delineation for Imaging-Based Radiotherapy Planning Among and Within Different Specialities
Mayr, Nina
2247: IMRT of Whole Pelvis and Inguinal Nodes: Evaluation of Dose Distributions Produced by an Inverse Treatment Planning System
Ahmad, Munir
2248: Phase I / II Study of Alternating Chemoradiotherapy Using 5FU and Nedaplatin for Patients with High-Risk Group of Cervical Carcinoma; A Comparison to the Historical Control Group Using Pre-Treatment MRI Evaluation
Kodaira, Takeshi
2249: Do Conventional Field Borders Adequately Cover Pelvic Lymph Nodes in the Treatment of Advanced Cervix Cancer? A CT-Simulation Study
Finlay, Marisa
2250: IGRT for Cervical Cancer: Is it Less Toxic Than Non IGRT
Hatano, Kazuo Click abstract title to view poster
2251: External-Beam Boost is an Equivalently Effective Alternative to Intracavitary Radiotherapy in Cervical Cancer Patients with Involved Vaginal Resection Margin After Radical Hysterectomy
Kim, Jin Ho
2252: An Innovative Concept of High-Dose-Rate (HDR) Radiation Treatment with Intracavitary Inflatable Balloon for Endometrial Carcinoma
Eng, Tony
2253: The Nephrotoxic Effects of Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy Delivered to the Para-aortic Area of Women with Gynecologic Malignancies
Varlotto, John Click abstract title to view poster
2254: Comparison Between Weekly Two Times and Three Times High Dose Rate (HDR) Intracavitary Radiotherapy (ICR) for Uterine Cervical Cancer Treated with Radiotherapy Alone
Shin, Seong Soo
2255: Two Isocenter Treatment Technique for Pelvic Malignancies with Positive Pelvic and Para-Aortic Lymph Nodes Using Intensity Modulated Fields
Xia, Ping
2256: Xerostomia Quality of Life In Head and Neck Cancer Patients Who are Beyond The Acute Recovery Phase Following Radiotherapy: IMRT Versus Conventional Radiotherapy
Pacholke, Heather Click abstract title to view poster
2257: Prognostic Impact of Hemoglobin Level on Treatment Outcome in Patients with Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Treated with Sequential Chemoradiotherapy or Radiotherapy Alone
Chua, Daniel
2258: Dose Intense Re-Irradiation and Chemotherapy for Recurrent Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Salama, Joseph
2259: Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) Predicts Poor Survival of T4 Nasopharyngeal Cancer Patients Treated by Radiation Therapy: Clinical and In Vitro Studies
Chen, Wen-g
2260: Volumetric Analysis of the PET-CT Defined Target in Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer
Koshy, Mary
2261: Lymphatic Metastasis is Predicted by Gene Expression Signature of the Primary Tumor in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity
Wei, Shih
2262: Cancer in the Oropharynx: Can We Prioritize Treatment Modalities Based on Costs of Primary Treatment, Anticipated Relapses and Grade III/IV Complications
Levendag, Peter
2263: L.D.R. Brachytherapy is the Reference Treatment for T2N0 Tongue Carcinoma: The Centre Oscar Lambret Experience in 279 Patients
Lartigau, Eric
2264: Key Lessons From Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) for Thyroid Cancer
Ahamad, A
2265: Is a Planned Neck Dissection Necessary After Chemoradiotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer Patients with Advanced Nodal Stage
Soltys, Scott
2266: Comparison of Intra-Arterial Cisplatin and Radiation Therapy (RT) to Other Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) Regimens Using Standard or Accelerated RT With or Without Concurrent Chemotherapy in Patients with Stage IV-T4 Head and Neck Cancer
Kumar, Parvesh
2267: Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Staging by FDG PET
Chang, Joseph T.
2268: M.D. Anderson Consensus Guidelines for Head and Neck Target Volume Determination and Delineation
Chao, K.S.
2269: CT-Based Delineation of Lymph Node Levels and Related CTVs in the Node-Positive and the Post-Operative Neck
Gregoire, Vincent
2270: Metabolic Consequences of Weight (Wt) Loss During Concurrent Chemoirradiation of Head and Neck (HN) Cancer
Lin, Alexander
2271: Long-Term Survival and Functional Quality of Life Assessments in Patients with Locally Advanced Unresectable Squamous Cell Carcinomas of the Head and Neck Treated with Concurrent Chemoradiation
Sullivan, Patsa
2272: Hypothyroidism After Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer
Garcia-Serra, Allie Click abstract title to view poster
2273: Prognostic Factors of Glottic Carcinomas Treated with Radiation Therapy: Value of The Adjacent Sign on Radiological Examinations in The Sixth Edition of The UICC TNM Staging System
Murakami, Ryuji Click abstract title to view poster
2274: Unanticipated Findings on Contrast Enhanced, Formally Interpreted Simulation Computed Tomography Scans in Head and Neck Cancer Patients and the Impact on Target Delineation
Werner, Haleigh
2275: Role of FDG-PET in Patients with Cervical Node Metastasis from an Unknown Primary
Rusthoven, Kyle
2276: Equivalent Uniform Dose Predicts Delayed Hyperintensity on T1-weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging after Combined Proton and Photon Irradiation in Paranasal Sinus Cancer
Pommier, Pascal Click abstract title to view poster
2277: Late Toxicities Due to Multimodal Treatment in Head and Neck Cancer
Buentzel, Jens
2278: High Neck Recurrence Rate for Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Nasal Cavity
Prellop, Perri
2279: Tumor Volume is a Predictive Factor in Patients Treated with Radiotherapy but not in Patients Treated with Radiochemotherapy
Dunst, Juergen Click abstract title to view poster
2280: Optimized Therapy Strategies for Locally Advanced Adenoid Cystic Carcinomas Using Modern Radiation Therapy Techniques
Schulz-Ertner, Daniela
2281: The Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Remains Controversial
Mahmud, Aamer
2282: Evaluation of Second Malignancy in Patients with T1 - T4 Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) of the Larynx
Colasanto, Joseph
2283: Evaluation of Dose to the Brachial Plexus Using Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer
Millender, Laura
2284: Combined Chemotherapy with Accelerated Radiotherapy in the Radical Management of Locally Advanced Head & Neck Malignancy. A Feasibility Study
Power, Danielle
2285: Predictive Factors for Loco-Regional (LR) Failures After Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) for Head and Neck (HN) Cancers
Feng, Mary
2286: Non-Randomized Comparison Between Definitive Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy and Pre-Operative Radiotherapy Followed by Surgery in Patients with Hypopharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Myojin, Miyako Click abstract title to view poster
2287: Value of Positron Emission Tomography with [F-18] Fluorodeoxyglucose in Patients with T4 or N3, M0 Nasopharyngeal Cancer: A Prospective Study
Tsai, Stella Click abstract title to view poster
2288: Retrospective Analysis of 934 Primary Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma (NPC) Patients Treated with Conventional External Beam Radiotherapy Alone
Lu, Tai Xiang
2289: Decrease in the Hemoglobin Level Influences the Outcome in Head and Neck Cancer Patients Treated with Postoperative Accelerated Radiation Therapy
Ozsahin, Mahmut
2290: The Significance of Ku70 Expressions in Patients with Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma
Lee, Sang-wook
2291: Feeding Tube Placement Facilitates Aggressive Hyperfractionated Chemoradiation (HxCRT) for Unresectable Head and Neck Cancer
Allen, Aaron
2292: Changes in Lateral Dimensions of Irradiated Volume and Their Impact on the Accuracy of Dose Delivery During Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer
Senkus-Konefka, Elzbieta Click abstract title to view poster
2293: Cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 as a Prognostic Factor in Nasopharyngeal Cancer
Wu, Hong-Gyun Click abstract title to view poster
2294: Preliminary Result of Proton Beam Therapy for Malignancies of the Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinus - with Special Reference to Adverse Effects on Optic Pathways
Nishimura, Hideki
2295: Spatially Fractionated GRID Radiation Treatment of Advanced Neck Disease Associated with Head and Neck Cancer
Huhn, Jeniffer Click abstract title to view poster
2296: Accelerated Fractionated Radiation by Concomitant Boost (AFX-CB) with Concurrent Cisplatin for Advanced Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma
Hu, Kenneth
2297: Results of a Phase-II Trial using Hyperfractionated Accelerated Radiation with Concurrent cis-Platinum/5-FU (C-HART) in Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer
Badakhshi, Harun
2298: Adjuvant Radiotherapy After Transoral Microlasersurgery for Advanced Primary Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck
Pradier, Olivier Click abstract title to view poster
2299: Favorable Outcome of Combined Proton Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy for T4 Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma
Liebsch, Nobert
2300: Optimal Field Arrangement for Elective Irradiation of Neck Nodes in Conformal Radiotherapy of Pharyngeal Tumours
Usher, Christine
2301: Posttreatment Plasma TGF-beta 1 Level Predicts Late Morbidity in Advanced Head and Neck Cancer
Feltl, David Click abstract title to view poster
2302: Dosimetric Uncertainties in Matched IMRT and Conventional Fields for Head and Neck Cancer Radiotherapy
Rembert, James
2303: Is it Feasible to Spare Part of the Mucosa with IMRT and Does It Matter
Sosa, Maria
2304: Brachytherapy Boost for the Treatment of Locally Advanced Oropharynx Carcinoma
Cano, Elmer
2305: FDG-PET/CT Guided IMRT for Head and Neck Carcinoma
Wang, Dian
2306: Optimizing the Supraclavicular Monoisocentric Field Design in Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer Patients
Hare, Gregory
2307: Application of Stereotactic Radiotherapy in the Management of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma: Dosimetric Comparison
Heydarian, Mostafa
2308: IMRT for Head and Neck Cancer: The University of Arkansas Experience
Penagaricano, Jose
2309: Underdosing the Jugular Foramen in Head and Neck Cancer: Anatomical and Dosimetric Variation in Fifteen Treatment Plans and Clinical Implication of Target Delineation in Planning
Rossi, Peter
2310: Importance of Mean Dose and Initial Volume of Parotid Glands in Xerostomia of Patients with Head and Neck Cancers Receiving IMRT
Nishimura, Yasumasa
2311: Optimized Radiotherapy in a Locally Advanced Oropharyngeal Carcinoma: Comparison of IMRT and Proton Beam
Celik, Omur Karakoyun
2312: Clinical Experience with IMRT and Chemoradiotherapy in Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma
Crossan, Paul
2313: Nrf-2 and Thioredoxin-1 Staining of a Head and Neck Tissue Tumor Microarray
Stacy, Don
2314: NTCP Modeling for Acute Esophagitis in Patients Treated with Conformal Radiation Therapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Chapet, Olivier
2315: Comorbidity is an Independent Factor Influencing Patient Selection for Combined Modality Therapy for Treatment of Stage III Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Firat, Selim
2316: The Patterns of Care Study for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treated with Radiation Therapy in Japan; Analyses of Age
Sumi, Minako
2317: Comorbidities in Patients with Lung Cancer Suspected of Having Radiation-Induced Lung Injury: Their Prevalence and Confounding Effects on Assessing Predictive Lung-Injury Models
Kocak, Zafer
2318: Radiotherapy Patterns of Care Study in Lung Cancer: Analysis of Surgical Cohort
Johnstone, David
2319: Validation of the RTOG Recursive Partitioning Analysis (RPA) Classification for Small Cell Lung Cancer-Only Brain Metastases
Videtic, Gregory Click abstract title to view poster
2320: Nuclear Staining of Survivin as a Biomarker for Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer
Lu, Bo
2321: Concurrent Hyperfractionated Radiotherapy and Low-Dose Daily Carboplatin/Paclitaxel in Patients with Early Stage (I/II) Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC). Long-Term Results of a Phase II Study
Jeremic, Branislav
2322: Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Followed by Late-Course Accelerated Hyperfractionated Radiation Therapy for Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: The Long Term Results of a Phase I/II Clinical Trial
Chen, Ming
2323: Predicting the Risk of Radiation-Induced Lung Injury Using a Biophysical Parameter
Miften, Moyed
2324: Positron Emission Tomography to Monitor Response to (chemo-) Radiotherapy in Locally Advanced Unresectable Lung Cancer
Poellinger, Barbara
2325: Patterns of Local/Regional Failure after High Dose Radiation in Patients with Inoperable/Unresectable Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
Haken, Randall Ten
2326: Preoperative Anemia Decreases Survival in Patients with Stage I and II Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Treated with Surgery
Yovino, Susannah
2327: A 3D Analysis and Reduction of Observer Variation in Delineation of Lung Cancer for Radiotherapy
Steenbakkers, Roel
2328: Impact of Gender, Age, and Chemotherapy on Lung Diffusion Capacity in Patients Receiving Thoracic Radiation
Sainnoval, Gregory
2329: Stereotactic Fractionated Radiotherapy (SRT) of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Stage I
Zimmermann, Frank
2330: Heterogeneity Correction: Does it Affect the Predictive Value for Pulmonary Toxicity
Chang, Daniel
2331: A Prospective Study of Non-Coplanar Conformal Radiotherapy for Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Using Middle-Sized Fractions
Karasawa, Katsuyuki
2332: Potential Underdosage of the Target when the Gross Target Volume (GTV) is Defined Without 18FDG-Positron Emission Tomography Fusion in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Grills, Inga
2333: Radiation-Induced Narrowing of the Tracheobronchial Tree: An In-Depth 3D Analysis
Kelsey, Chris
2334: The Feasibility of Using GPS Fiducials to Track NSCLC Lesions
Forster, Kenneth
2335: The Value of PET/CT in Gross Tumor Volume Delineation in Lung and Esophagus Cancer
Howard, Andrew
2336: The Natural History of Bronchioloalveolar Carcinoma ( BAC) Using the 1999 Revised WHO Classification
Boyle, Teresa
2337: Clinical Outcomes of Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Metastatic Lung Tumor
Norihisa, Yoshiki
2338: Radiation Pneumonitis Following Accerelated Hyperfractionated Concurrent Chemoradiation for Small Cell Lung Cancer - DVH Analysis in Comparison with Conventionally Fractionated Chemoradiatio
Tsujino, Kayoko
2339: Does the Registration of FDG-PET and Planning CT Images Decrease Inter- and Intra-Observer Variation in Delineating Tumor Volumes for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Fox, Jana
2340: Evaluation of Tumor Response Kinetics in Patients Treated in Phase I/II Clinical Study of Pulsed Paclitaxel Radiosensitization for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Zhang, Hong
2341: Salvage Radiotherapy For Hodgkin’s Lymphoma After Chemotherapy Failure
Campbell, Belinda
2342: FDG-PET Scanning for Detection, Staging and Treatment Planning of Extranodal Marginal Zone Lymphomas
Beal, Kathryn
2343: Combined Modality Therapy vs. Radiotherapy Alone for Early Stage Hodgkin's Disease: Cures and Complications
Prosnitz, Leonard
2344: Treatment with Yttrium 90 Ibritumomab Tiuxetan (Zevalin) Radioimmunotherapy at First Relapse in Patients With B-Cell Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma is Associated with Higher Response Rates and Longer Durations of Response Than as a More Delayed Treatment Option: Results From a Retrospective Analysis
Emmanouilides, Christos
2345: Outcome of Hyperfractionated Radiotherapy in Chemotherapy-Resistant Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Martens, Chandra Click abstract title to view poster
2346: Long-Term Responses in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Follicular Lymphoma Treated With Yttrium 90 Ibritumomab Tiuxetan (Zevalin)
Macklis, Roger
2347: Primary Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL) of the Nasal Cavity: The Evaluation of Prognostic Significance of Local Tumor Extension and Combined Modality Treatment
Zhang, Xiao Jian
2348: Analyses of Dose-Response in Radiotherapy for Patients with T Cell Lymphoma According to the WHO Classification
Sakata, Koh-ichi
2349: Normal Tissue Sparing in Total Marrow and Total Lymphatic Irradiation with Helical Tomotherapy
Wong, Jeffrey
2350: Radioimmunotherapy with 90Y Ibritumomab Tiuxetan (Zevalin) Does Not Preclude Subsequent Radiotherapy or Other Antilymphoma Therapies: Updated Safety And Efficacy Data
Schilder, Russell
2351: Radiation Therapy for Orbital Lymphoma
Zhou, Ping
2352: Clinical Outcome of Ocular Adnexal MALT Lymphoma Treated with Radiotherapy
Ejima, Yasuo
2353: Dose-Response and Dose-Complication Relationships in Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Trigeminal Neuralgia
Meier, Robert
2354: A Graphic Retrospective Analysis of 32 Studies Investigating Optimal Dose and Fractionation Schedules in the Prevention of Heterotopic Ossification After Hip Arthroplasty
Luh, Join Click abstract title to view poster
2355: CyberKnife Frameless Radiosurgery for the Treatment of Benign Tumors
Bhatnagar, Ajay Click abstract title to view poster
2356: Radio-Induced Membrane Alteration as Rationale of Prevention of Heterotopic Ossification by Radiotherapy: An In Vitro Study
Pohl, Fabian
2357: Proton Beam Irradiation of Pituitary Adenomas
Ronson, Brian
2358: The Outcome and the Adverse Effect of Postoperative Radiotherapy for Keloids: A Prospective Study with a Total Dose of 20 Gy
Sakamoto, Takashi
2359: Does Intensity Modulation Improve Healthy Tissue Sparing in Stereotactic Radiosurgery of Arteriovenous Malformation
Clark, Brenda
2360: Interventional Stereotactic Radiation for Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) in Patients with Confirmed Paralysis
Moorthy, Chitti
2361: Long-Term Results of Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Non-Functioning Pituitary Adenomas
Kwok, Young
2362: A Randomized Trial of 30 Gy/3 Fractions Versus 40 Gy/4 Fractions in Postoperative Strontium-90 Radiation Therapy (RT) for Pterygia
Nakamatsu, Kiyoshi
2363: Radiation for Painful Bone Metastases: Comparison of Different Measures of Palliative Response
Bezjak, Andrea Click abstract title to view poster
2364: Publication Rate of Abstracts from the Annual ASTRO Meeting: Common or Uncommon and How Do We Compare
Papagikos, Michael Click abstract title to view poster
2365: The Impending ELSI Crisis: Identifying the Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues that Threaten the Future of Academic Oncology Research
Ellerin, Bruce Click abstract title to view poster
2366: Internet Followup Care for Prostate Brachytherapy Patients: A Cross Sectional Evaluation
Crook, Juanita Click abstract title to view poster
2367: Prospective Trial of a Video Educational Tool for Radiation Oncology Patients
Hahn, Carol
2368: Long-Term Survival Rate of Stages I-III Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients in the SEER Database - Application of the Lognormal Model
Tai, Patricia Click abstract title to view poster
2369: Effect of an Integrated Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Quality Improvement (QI) Program on Radiation Oncologist (RO) Clinical Practice
Leong, Cheng Nang Click abstract title to view poster
2370: Preliminary Report of the Six-Minute Walk Test (6MWT) as a Predictor of Radiation-Induced Pulmonary Toxicity
Miller, Keith
2371: Pentoxifylline and Vitamin E Combination Improves Superficial Radiation-Induced Fibrosis
Haddad, Peiman
2372: Salivary Gland Function in Patients with Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Treated with High Doses of Radioactive Iodine
Esfahani, Armaghan Fard
2373: Volume of Bone Marrow Irradiated with Common Radiation Fields
Lee, Jason
2374: Acute Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary Toxicity in Women with Gynecologic Malignancies Treated with Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy
Andrade, Regiane Click abstract title to view poster
2375: Cost Effectiveness of Rituximab + CHOP Chemotherapy vs CEOP + Radiation Therapy for Advanced Stage Diffuse Large B Cell Non Hodgkins Lymphoma
Klish, Darren
2375A: Prospective Evaluation of Haemoglobin (Hb) Variations in 1008 Patients Treated with Curative Radiotherapy
Lartigau, Eric
2376: Review of Eight Years Experience with the Rapid Response Radiotherapy Program at Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
Danjoux, Cyril Click abstract title to view poster
2377: Reasons for Poor Accrual in Palliative Radiotherapy (RT) Research Studies
Sinclair, Emily Click abstract title to view poster
2378: Palliative Radiotherapy Treatment for Bone Metastases: Patients' Treatment Preferences
Szumacher, Ewa
2379: A Quantitative Portal Imaging Assessment of Set-up Discrepancies During Radiation Therapy for Spinal Metastases
Easton, Debbie
2380: Decreased Palliative Radiotherapy Referrals as Related to Patterns of Treatment of Symptomatic Bone Metastasis in a Community Hospital Setting
Lutz, Stephen
2381: A Phase I/II Dose-Escalation/Efficacy Study of Palliative Stereotactic Body Radiosurgery, Including Bioanatomic Imaging to Assess Response
Hinson, William Click abstract title to view poster
2382: Role of Cranial Boost in Addition to Total Body Irradiation in the Treatment of High Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Alexander, Brian
2383: Treatment of Primary Glial Neoplasms of the Spinal Cord in Children: Twenty Years of Experience from the Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Dilling, Thomas
2384: Risk Factors for Scoliosis in Children Treated for Neuroblastoma
Paulino, Arnold
2385: Does Chemotherapy Intensification Facilitate Surgical Resection and Avoidance of Radiation Therapy for Children with Non-Metastatic Rhabdomyosarcoma: The Experience of The Hospital for Sick Children
Vallieres, Isabelle
2386: Low-Dose, Monthly Craniospinal Irradiation for Central Nervous System Relapse of Pre B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Children: The University of Pennsylvania Experience
Santiago, Roberto
2387: The Effect of Income on Prostate Cancer Patient's Satisfaction, Awareness and Discussion Levels of Treatment Options
Grimm, Peter
2388: Patient-Reported Acute Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary Toxicities During Conventional Dose 3-Dimensional Conformal Radiation Therapy for Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate Planned Following Neoadjuvant Hormonal Therapy
Tsai, Henry
2389: The Emotional Effects of Cancer Care on Family Members: A Multdimensional Analysis
Gaugler, Joseph
2390: Acute Urinary Retention Following Magnetic-Resonance-Image-Guided Prostate Brachytherapy
Landis, Daniel Click abstract title to view poster
2391: Longitudinal Evaluation of Fatigue, Anxiety and Depression in Patients with Conformal Radiation Therapy (CRT) for Prostate Cancer
Thamm, Reinhard
2392: Prostate Cancer Patients and Their Perception of Cancer Control, Linked to Prostate-Specific Antigen Levels and Their Impact on Quality of Life
Fransson, Per Click abstract title to view poster
2393: E-Communication for Patient Information and Support: Feasibility and Usefulness Study Among Irradiated Larynx Cancer Patients
Deneufbourg, Jean-Marie Click abstract title to view poster
2394: Assessment of Quality Life of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Patients with EORTC QLQ C30 and H&N 30: Turkish Oncology Group, Head and Neck Working Party Study
Cengiz, Mustafa Click abstract title to view poster
2395: Acute Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary, and Dermatologic Toxicity During Dose Escalated 3DCRT Using an Intra-Rectal Balloon for Prostate Gland Localization and Immobilization
Woel, Rosemonde
2396: Quality of Life Impact of Early Radiation Treatment for Breast Cancer
Dobrez, Deborah Click abstract title to view poster
2397: Late Urinary Retention When Using High Dose Rate Prostate Brachytherapy as a Boost in Local and Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer
Pellizzon, Antonio Cassio Click abstract title to view poster
2398: Radiotherapy is an Efficacious Option for Patients with Bowens Disease
Herman, Joseph
2399: Radiation Therapy for Bowen's Disease of the Skin
Lukas, Lauren Click abstract title to view poster
2400: Use of High Dose Spatially Fractionated Radiation (GRID Therapy) in Management of Large, Poor Prognostic Stage III (>10cms) Soft Tissue Sarcomas
Kudrimoti, Mahesh Click abstract title to view poster
2401: The Importance of Radiation in the Primary Treatment of Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC) : A Rare Cancer Network Study
Beer, Karl
2402: Peri-orificial Skin Carcinomas of the Face Treated by Interstitial Brachytherapy : A Retrospective Monocentric Study
Rio, Emmanuel Click abstract title to view poster
2403: A Phase I Hyperthermia- Induced Interleukin- 12 Gene- Therapy Trial in a Spontaneously Arising Feline Soft Tissue Sarcoma Model
Siddiqui, Farzan
2404: High Dose Rate Brachytherapy Boost in the Treatment of Extremity Soft-Tissue Sarcomas
Streeter, Oscar Click abstract title to view poster
2405: Novel Feature Based Image Registration for Automated Patient Positioning
Samant, Sanjiv
2406: Respiratory Motion - First Investigations on the Optimization of Gating Parameters
Kuechler, Sophie
2407: Automatic Segmentation of the Human Spinal Canal Using an Intelligent Digital Atlas
Niermann, Kenneth
2408: Intra- and Inter-Fraction Esophagus Motion in 3D-Conformal Radiotherapy: Implications for ICRU 62 Definitions of Internal Target Volume and Planning Organ at Risk Volume
Pan, Charlie
2409: 3D Atlas on Lymph Node Topography Based on the Visible Human Dataset
Kiricuta, Ion-Christian Click abstract title to view poster
2410: Application of Three-Dimensional Voxel Fusion Technique to Multi-Modality Fusion of Anatomical and Functional Images
Li, Guang Click abstract title to view poster
2411: Effect of Patient Variation on Standard- and Hypo-Fractionated Radiotherapy of Prostate Cancer
Xiong, Weijun
2412: Physical Versus Biological Dose for Normal Tissue Complication Probability in Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy of Unresectable Liver Cancer
Craig, Tim Click abstract title to view poster
2413: Tumor Control Probability and Normal Tissue Complication Probability Models Based on Generalized Equivalent Uniform Dose Formalism
Zhou, Su-Min
2414: A Tumour Control Probability Based Approach to the Development of Plan Acceptance Criteria for Planning Target Volume in Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer
Kelly, Colin Click abstract title to view poster
2415: Doppler Optical Coherence Tomography for Monitoring Subsurface Micro-Structural and Micro-Vascular Effects of Cancer Therapies
Vitkin, Alex
2416: Development of a Radiophotoluminescent Glass Plate Detector for Small Field Dosimetry
Araki, Fujio Click abstract title to view poster
2417: The Application of Newly Developed Glass Rod Dosimeter in the Quality Assurance and Dosimetric Audit of Gamma Knife
Gao, Mingcheng
2418: A Pilot Study on In Vivo Dosimetry During External Beam Radiation Therapy
Scarantino, Charles Click abstract title to view poster
2419: Dose Reconstruction Using an Amorphous-Silicon Detector and Low-Exposure MV Cone-Beam CT Imaging
Chen, Josephine
2420: Measurement of Neutron Dose for IMRT Plans Using 23MV Photon Beam
Bose, Satya
2421: Influence of Radiotherapy on the Latest Generation of Pacemakers
Scheepers, Egon Click abstract title to view poster
2422: Development and Validation of Receptor Targeted Fluorescence Imaging for Tumor Detection and Assessment of Therapeutic Response
Maxim, Peter
2423: Surface Dose Prediction and Verification for IMRT Plans Using Line Dose Profiles
Berg, Ronald Click abstract title to view poster
2424: Dosimetry Validation of IMRT Treatment Plans Using MLC Log Files
Luo, Wei
2425: Factors Influencing the Dose to Rectum During the Treatment of Prostate Cancer with IMRT
Reddy, Nandanuri Click abstract title to view poster
2426: Dosimetric Characterization and Feasibility Testing for a New Electronic High Dose Rate Brachytherapy Source
Rieke, John
2427: Using Finite-Element Method to Register Endorectal Coil-Based MRI/MRSI with Treatment Planning CT Images
Schreibmann, Eduard
2428: An Iterative Method to Register MR and Ultrasound Images for MRSI Guided Prostate Implant Planning
Wu, Xingen
2429: Monte Carlo Calculation of Dose to Spinal Structures from Intrathecally Administered Yittrium-90
Mardirossian, George Click abstract title to view poster
2430: Brachytherapy Seed Reconstruction from Fluoroscopic Images Using Network Flow Algorithms
Jain, Ameet
2431: Intraoperative Detection of Seeds Through a Combination of Ultrasound and Two Radiographic Films in LDR Prostate Brachytherapy
Dumane, Vishruta Click abstract title to view poster
2432: A Comparison of Day 0 and Day 14 Post Implant Dosimetry; Differences in Degree of Prostate vs Seed Shift Between Day 0 and Day 14 Correlate with the Change in D90 and V100
McLaughlin, Partick
2433: Estimation and Variability of D90 as a Function of Seed Detectability Rates: Do All Seeds Need to be Detected in Order to Compute Useful Intraoperative Dosimetry During Prostate Brachytherapy
Su, Yi
2434: Dosimetric Comparison Between Wide-Volume Multi-Catheter Interstitial Breast Brachytherapy and Single Catheter Mammosite Balloon Implants
Das, Rupak
2435: Reduction of Set-Up Error and Intra-Factional Motion in Head and Neck Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy Using a Real-Time Tumor Tracking System with a Gold-Marker Implanted Mouthpiece
Oita, Masataka
2436: Surface Optimization for the MammoSite Applicator
Kirk, Michael
2437: Skin Dose Determination for Hypo-Fractionated Breast Treatment Using Mixed Photon and Electron Beams
Stathakis, Sotirios
2438: Threshold-Modification for Tumor-Imaging in Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Using Positron Emission Tomography
Yaremko, Brian
2439: The Impact of PET-CT Image Coregistration on Radiation Treatment Planning for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Xing, Ligang
2440: Challenges in Defining the Single Photon Admission Computed Tomography (SPECT) - Defined Left Ventricle: Implications in Studying Radiation (RT)-Induced Cardiac Dysfunction
Wong, Terrence
2441: A Method of Target Definition in PET-based Radiotherapy Planning
Loo, Billy
2442: Evaluation of Diagnoses and Tumor Volumes Using FDG-PET, MRI, Mammogram and Pathological Tests in Breast Cancer
Jang, Sunyoung
2443: Real Time 3D Surface Imaging for the Analysis of Respiratory Motion During Radiotherapy
Johnson, Ursula
2444: Integration of Fluoroscopic Real-Time Tumor-Tracking System and Tomographic Scanner on the Rail in the Treatment Room
Ebe, Kazyu
2445: Evaluation of Motion Effect on Lung Cancer Radiotherapy
Ding, Meisong
2446: A Monte Carlo and Measurement-Based Characterization of Dose in Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) of Lung Lesions: Target Coverage and Contralateral Lung Implications
Salter, Bill
2447: Non-Rigid Registration Method to Assess the Reproducibility of Breath-Holding with ABC in Lung Cancer
Sarrut, David Click abstract title to view poster
2448: Breathing Motion Induced Dose Errors in Serial Tomotherapy
Goddu, S. Murty
2449: Respiratory Trace Characterization: A Precursor to Feedback-Guided Breath Hold Treatment Delivery
Tolani, Naresh
2450: Validation of the Path Integration of 4D Dose Distributions with 4D Phantom Measurements
Zhang, Geoffrey
2451: Clinical Implementation: 4D Computed Tomography for Thoracic Tumor Treatment Planning
Rietzel, Eike
2452: Breathing Variation During Thoracic Radiation: Implications for Adaptive Radiotherapy of Lung Cancer
Kestin, Larry Click abstract title to view poster
2453: Development of an Integrated Radiotherapy Imaging System (IRIS)
Jiang, Steve
2454: An Innovative Image-Guided Radiotherapy System With a Quasi-Nonisocenteric Feature
Takayama, Kenji
2455: Accuracy of a 4D Magnetic Localization System: Evaluation in the Clinical Environment
Balter, James
2456: Using Daily MVCT Images To Calculate Daily Rectal Dose Volume Histograms In Prostate Cancer Patients Treated With A Helical TomoTherapy Unit
Langen, Katja
2457: Daily Image-Guided Adaptive Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer Using Helical Tomotherapy
Byrne, Thomas
2458: A Simple and Reproducible Method for Daily Verification and Correction of Isocenter Position Relative to Prostatic Fiducial Markers Using Electronic Portal Imaging
Ning, Holly Click abstract title to view poster
2459: Image Guided Radiotherapy Using a Mobile Kilovoltage X-Ray Device
Solberg, Timothy
2460: Prostate Motion and Isocenter Adjustment with BAT Ultrasound Localization
Fung, Albert Click abstract title to view poster
2461: Daily Megavoltage CT Image Guidance in the Treatment of Localized Prostate Cancer
Zhang, Yashan
2462: Real-Time Prostate Localization Using Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices
McGary, John
2463: Dosimetric Comparison of Daily Prostate Alignment Utilizing Skin Marks, Ultrasound, and In-Room CT
O'Daniel, Jennifer
2464: Intrafractional Stability of Frameless Fractionated Stereotactic Radiation Therapy or IMRT Using Implanted Cranial Fiducials
Pham, Huong
2465: The Impact of Inter- and Intra-Fraction Motion in Image-Guided Helical Tomotherapy
Chase, Daniel
2466: Cyberknife Extracranial Radiosurgery: A Comparison with Step and Shoot IMRT
Casamassima, Franco
2467: A New Method for Image Guided Radiation Therapy Using Computed Tomography
Jenkins, Todd Click abstract title to view poster
2468: Clinical Results for a 3D-Surface-Guided SRT and IMRT
Li, Shidong Click abstract title to view poster
2469: Feasibility of Single Fraction Radiosurgery Using a Relocatable Head Frame: Dosimetric Benefit From Isocenter Corrections Using a CT Scan in the Treatment Room
Paskalev, Kamen
2470: A Generalization of Dose Volume Histograms and Dose-Volume Based IMRT Objective Functions for Deformable Tissue
Rehbinder, Henrik
2471: Virtual Wedge and Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy Reduce the Magnitude of Scattered Radiation During Adjuvant Breast Radiation
Woo, Tony Choon Seng Click abstract title to view poster
2472: Towards Optimization of Megavoltage Cone-Beam CT for Image-Guided Radiotherapy
Pang, Geordi
2473: Clinical Knowledge-Based Inverse Treatment Planning
Yang, Yong Click abstract title to view poster
2474: The Effect of Organ at Risk Volume on the Ability of IMRT Plans to Meet Dosimetric Criteria of the NCI IMRT Benchmark and Clinical Studies
Engler, Mark
2475: Pixel Value to Dose Conversion Errors Can Reject Acceptable IMRT Plans
Siochi, Ramon Alfredo
2476: IMRT Optimization by Constraint Conjugations in Boolean Transition Regions of Overlapping Structures
Kalend, Andre
2477: Sweeping Window Arc Therapy: An Arc Implementation of Intensity Modulation
Cameron, Chris
2478: Inverse Planning Optimization of 3DCRT for Extracranial Stereotactic Radioablation
Cardinale, Robert
2479: Variability of Tumor Control Under Localization Uncertainty in External Beam Radiation Therapy (EBRT) of Prostate Cancer
Purushothaman, Kailasnath
2480: The Equivalence of 'Biological' and 'Physical' Fluence Map Optimization Models for IMRT
Dempsey, James
2481: Fast IMRT Treatment Planning Based on Monte Carlo Pre-Computed Beamlets
Zakarian, Constantine
2482: Quantitative Comparison of Aperture-Based and Beamlet-Based Inverse Planning Techniques
Lo, Anthony
2483: Optimal Treatment Planning of Extracranial Stereotactic Conformal Radiotherapy for Medically Inoperable Lung Cancer
Wang, Lu
2484: The Effects of Lateral Electronic Disequilibrium on Small IMRT Beamlets
Jones, Andrew
2485: Aperture-Based IMRT Inverse Planning with Incorporation of Organ Motion
Shou, Zhenyu
2486: IMRT Simultaneous Integrated Boost for High-Risk Prostate Cancer
Li, X. Allen
2487: Comparison of Rectal Dose Volume Histograms for Definitive Prostate Radiotherapy Among Stereotactic Radiotherapy, IMRT, and 3D-CRT Techniques
Madsen, Berit Click abstract title to view poster
2488: A Competing Plan Methodology for Optimizing the Use of IMRT and 3D-CRT
Narayan, Samir
2489: Reduction of Beam Number for IMRT Treatment Using Optimal Orientation Selection
Baydush, Alan
2490: Intrinsic Spatial Heterogeneity in Inverse Planning and its Significant Role in Defining the Universe of IMRT Solution Space
Xing, Lei
2491: Pelvic Lymphatic Coverage in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer with Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy: A Feasibility Study
Price, Robert
2492: MRI Simulation for Conformal Radiation Therapy of Prostate Cancer
Pasquier, D Click abstract title to view poster
2493: Selection of Planning Target Volume Margins for Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy of Head and Neck Cancer Patients
Ballivy, Olivier
2494: Dose-Volume Based Ranking of Incident Beams and its Utility in Facilitating IMRT Beam Placement
Hai, Jenny Click abstract title to view poster
2496: Dosimetry in the Match Line Region Between IMRT Fields and Low Anterior Neck Field in the Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer
Li, Jonathan
2497: Attempted 'Seamless Matchline' of Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy Head & Static Neck Fields for Nasopharyngeal Cancer: Treatment Planning & Dosimetric Verification
Huang, Xiaoyan Click abstract title to view poster
2498: Evaluation of an Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy Treatment Technique for Patients with Medulloblastoma
Happersett, Laura
2499: Dose Reconstruction for Cord Compressions Retreatments Using Helical Tomotherapy
Mahan, Stephen
2500: Quantitative Dosimetric Study Using Different Leaf-Width Multileaf Collimators for Treatment Planning of Dynamic Conformal and Intensity-Modulated Radiosurgery
Jin, Jian-Yue

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