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ASTRO Meeting Presentations

 

2013 ASTRO Annual Meeting

ASTRO Abstracts Accepted for Presentation

  1. A Comparison Between Consensus Guidelines Based PTVs And 4D-CT Based PTVs For Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer: Implications For Therapy
    Author Block: M. S. Rutenberg, M. A. Errens*, N. Sharma*, X. Yang*, B. Yi*, W. F. Regine*.
    University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
    Selected for presentation in a Digital Poster Discussion during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  2. Addition of 4D CT Simulation Decreases Normal Tissue Irradiation and Target Exclusion Compared to 3D CT Simulation Alone in NSCLC
    Author Block: Patel K., Garofalo MC, Yi B, Morris C, Feigenberg SJ.
    University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  3. Dosimetric Effects of Daily Anatomic Variations when Treating High Risk Prostate with Whole Pelvis IMRT using an Adaptive Strategy and Dual-Plan Superposition
    Author Block: C. G. Schinkel, M. Rutenberg*, X. Yang*, P. Amin*, Z. Vujaskovic*, K. Prado*, B. Yi*.
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  4. Radiation Therapy in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Favorable Outcomes and Low Toxicity in a Multi-Institutional Experience
    Author Block: Huma E Chaudhry1,6, Trevor A Ellison2, Bertram W Maidment III7, William F Regine1, H Richard Alexan-der4, Nader N Hanna4, Christopher L Wolfgang2, Christopher G Morris5, Joseph M Herman3, Navesh K Sharma1
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  5. The Dosimetric Effect of Tumor Size and Position in Prone Radiotherapy of Breast using a Novel Stereotac-tic Breast Irradiation Device: the GammaPodTM
    Author Block: Yildirim D. Mutaf1, Huma Chaudhry1,3, Cedric X. Yu1,2, ByongYong Yi1, Karl Prado1, Warren D D'Sou-za1, William F Regine1 and Steven J Feigenberg1
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  6. A prospective trial of Preoperative Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI): Predictors of Asymptomat-ic and Symptomatic Seroma Formation
    Author Block: Huma E. Chaudhry1,5, Alexandra L. Hanlon2, Susan B. Kesmodel3, Emily C. Bellavance3, Katherine H. Tkaczuk4, Cynthia L. Drogula3, Wendla Citron1, Randi Cohen1, William F. Regine1, Steven J. Feigenberg1
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  7. An Approximate Entropy-based Method for Prediction of 4D-CT Quality from Respiratory Signals. Author Block: K. Mooney*, G. Lasio*, W. Lu*, S.J. Feigenberg*, W.F. Regine*, W.D. D’Souza*.
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  8. A Population-based Treatment Margin for Respiratory Motion of Lung Tumors
    Author Block: K. Mooney*, S. Chen*, S.J. Feigenberg*, N.K. Sharma*, W.D. D’Souza*.
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  9. An Evaluation of Worldwide Proton Beam Therapy Clinical Trials
    Author Block: Mark V. Mishra, MD, William Regine, MD, Minesh Mehta, MD
    Selected for presentation in a Digital Poster Discussion during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  10. Marriage is Associated with Choice of Mastectomy in Patients Eligible for Breast Conservation Therapy Au-thor Block: A. S. Reese, S. B. Kesmodel, E. C. Bellavance, J. B. Reese, C. Campassi, K. H. Tkaczuk, T. Bao, S. S. Chumsri, J. A. Olson, S. J. Feigenberg
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  11. Androgen Deprivation Therapy is Associated with a Significant Change in Prostate Volume Throughout De-finitive Radiotherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer
    Author Block: Sarah Grabowski MD; Matthew Earl Ph.D, Heeteak Chung Ph.D, Wendla Citron MD, Mitch Oh MD, Pra-dip Amin MD, Young Kwok MD, Alexandra Hanlon Ph.D; Randi Cohen MD, MS.
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  12. Investigation of Low Dose Fractionated Radiation Therapy as a Chemopotentiator in Advanced/Metastatic Gastrointestinal Carcinoma
    Author Block: France Carrier, Elizabeth T Chang, Duc Ngu-yen and Navesh Sharma.
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  13. Association Between K-ras Mutation Status And Survival In mCRC Patients Undergoing Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) to the Liver Using Yttrium-90 Coated Resin Microspheres Author Block N. K. Sharma, H. Chaudhry*, M. Horiba*, N. N. Hanna*, H. Alexander*, P. F. Hausner*, W. F. Regine*, P. P. Amin*, S. Kudryasheva*, F. M. Moeslein*.
    University of Maryland Medical Systems, Baltimore, MD.

    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  14. Margins determined using 4DCT often underestimate tumor motion in thoracic tumors
    Author Block: Xiutao Shi1, Shifeng Chen1, Warren D. D’Souza1, Nilesh N. Mistry1
    1Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Balto, MD 21201, USA
    Selected for ORAL presentation during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  15. Adjuvant Radiation Improves Breast Cancer Specific Survival in the Eldest Early-Stage Breast Cancer Pa-tients
    Author Block: R. J. Cohen1, L. Li2, U. Mahmood 3, A. Hanlon4, W. Citron1, M. Oh1, C. Drogula5, S. Cheston1, N. Sharma1, S. J. Feigenberg1
    1 Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
    2 Radiation Oncology, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA
    3 Radiation Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    4 Statistics, Department of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    5 Surgical Oncology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  16. Feasibility Study Testing the Incorporation of Resting State fMRI Data in Radiation Therapy Planning to Lim-it Dose to Cognitive Function Networks in Patients with Primary Brain Tumors
    Author Block: Chandler Sours, Nilesh Mistry, Hao Zhang, Young Kwok, Minesh Mehta, William Regine, Warren D'Sou-za, Rao Gullapalli
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  17. Assessing Tumor Coverage and Organ-At-Risk Doses during Intra-Fraction Motion via Probability Mass Function of Real-Time Respiratory Trajectories
    Author Block: H. Ghaffari, X. Yang, W. D’Souza, B. Zhang, H. Zhang
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  18. Prostate Cancer Foci Detection and Aggressiveness Identification Using Multiparametric MRI/MRS and Supervised Learning
    Author Block: H. Zhang, D. Anderson, B. Golden, N. Mistry, R. Gullapalli, M. Naslund, J. Wong, W. D’Souza.
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  19. Predictors of Pathologic Complete Response Rates in Patients Receiving Trimodality Therapy for Esopha-geal Cancer.
    Author Block: D. Hunter Boggs M.D., Chris Taraboulos M.D., Whitney Burrows M.D., Naomi Horiba M.D., Mohan Suntharalingam M.D. M.B.A.
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  20. Interim Results of a Prospective Phase II trial of Pelvic IMRT, Cesium-131 Brachytherapy Boost, Adjuvant Docetaxel Chemotherapy, and Long Term Androgen Ab-lation for Patients with High Risk Prostate Cancer
    Author Block: Y. Kwok, M. Ferris*, M. Moshe*, R. Kataria*, C. Nickerson*
    From: Departments of Radiation On-cology1, Medical Oncology2 and Urology3, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    Selected for ORAL presentation during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  21. Report of Hippocampal Contouring Credentialing in RTOG 0933
    Author Block: Cui Y, Tome W, Gondi V, Mehta MP, Manfredi D, Galvin JM, Xiao Y
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.
  22. Secondary Analysis of RTOG 9508, A Phase III Randomized Trial of Whole Brain Radiation Therapy (WBRT) versus WBRT plus Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) in Patients with 1-3 Brain Metastases; Post-stratified by the Graded Prognostic Assessment (GPA).
    Author Block: Sperduto P, Mehta MP
    Selected for ORAL presentation during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  23. Predictive Factors for Brain Metastases and Relapse and Prognostic Factors for Survival in Stage III-IV Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
    Author Block: Yoon H, Helenowski IB, Bhandari R, Raparia K, Marymont M, DeCamp M, Hoyos A de, Chandler J, Bendok B, Mehta M
    Selected for Poster Viewing during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.

  24. Time to intracranial failure following post-resection cavity radiosurgery for patients with a single intracra-nial metastasis.
    Author Block: Kalakota K, Mehta MP
    Selected for presentation in a Digital Poster Discussion during the ASTRO 2013 Annual Meeting.