Sorry for the light posting as of late. Life has a way of throwing curveballs, ya know?!
My most recent pitch? Gallbladder surgery! 831 more words
We present the background work justifying a new set of consensus guidelines and an atlas proposing modifications to the widely-used Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) technique of contouring the pelvic lymph nodes. 57 more words
We previously developed a multigene expression model of tumor radiation sensitivity index (RSI) with clinical validation in multiple independent cohorts (breast, rectal, esophageal, and head and neck patients). 37 more words
The purpose of this study was to improve triggering efficiency of the prospective respiratory amplitude-triggered 4-dimensional magnetic resonance imaging (4DMRI) method and to develop a 4DMRI imaging protocol that could offer T2 weighting for better tumor visualization, good spatial coverage and spatial resolution, and respiratory motion sampling within a reasonable amount of time for radiation therapy applications. 18 more words
To compare, using the National Cancer Database, survival, pathologic, and surgical outcomes in patients with stage IIIA non-small cell lung cancer treated with differential doses of neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy, with the aim to discern whether radiation dose escalation was associated with a comparative effectiveness benefit and/or toxicity risk. 19 more words