Publications

Selected publications from faculty, residents, and staff

March 27, 2019

Differential regulation of microRNA-15a by radiation affects angiogenesis and tumor growth via modulation of acid sphingomyelinase. Rana S, Espinosa-Diez  C, Ruhl R, Chatterjee N, Hudson C, Fraile-Bethencourt E, Agarwal A, Khou S, Thomas CR, Anand S. Sci Rep 10, 5581 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-62621-8

March 26, 2020

Radiation oncology should be a partner to medical oncology in end-of-life care. McClelland S 3rd, Mitin T.Rep Pract Oncol Radiother. 2020 Mar-Apr;25(2):155-156. doi: 10.1016/j.rpor.2020.01.003. Epub 2020 Jan 14.

March 24, 2020

Zaorsky NG, Yu JB, McBride SM, Dess RT, Jackson WC, Mahal BA, Chen R, Choudhury A, Henry A, Syndikus I, Mitin T, Tree A, Kishan AU, Spratt DE. Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy Recommendations in Response to COVID-19. Advances in Radiation Oncology (2020), doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adro.2020.03.010.

March 18, 2020

Non-English language validation of patient-reported outcome measures in cancer clinical trials. Grant SR, Noticewala SS, Mainwaring W, Lin TA, Miller AB, Jethanandani A, Espinoza AF, Gunn GB, Fuller CD, Thomas CR Jr, Portelance L, Ludmir EB. Support Care Cancer. 2020 Mar 18. doi: 10.1007/s00520-020-05399-9.

March 5, 2020

Yttrium-90 Radioembolization for BCLC Stage C Hepatocellular Carcinoma Comparing Child-Pugh A Versus B7 Patients: Are the Outcomes Equivalent? Zu Q, Schenning RC, Jahangiri Y, Tomozawa Y, Kolbeck KJ, Kaufman JA, Al-Hakim R, Naugler WE, Nabavizadeh N, Kardosh A, Billingsley KG, Mayo SC, Orloff SL, Enestvedt KK, Maynard E, Ahn J, Lhewa D, Farsad K. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2020 Mar 5. doi: 10.1007/s00270-020-02434-4

March 4, 2020

Management of Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer with Bladder Preservation in Russia: a Survey-Based Analysis of Current Practice and the Impact of an Educational Workshop on Clinical Expertise. Mitin T, Dengina N, Chernykh M, Usychkin S, Gladkov O, Degnin C, Chen Y, Nosov D, Tsimafeyeu I, Thomas CR Jr, Tjulandin S.J Cancer Educ. 2020 Mar 4. doi: 10.1007/s13187-020-01728-y.

March 2, 2020

Advocating for a “Community to bench model” in the 21st century. Tossas KY, Watson KS, Colditz GA, Thomas CR, Stewart JH, Winn RA. EBioMedicine, Volume 53, 2020, 102688, ISSN 2352-3964, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2020.102688.

February 26, 2020

Advocating for a "Community to bench model" in the 21st century. Tossas KY, Watson KS, Colditz GA, Thomas CR, Stewart JH, Winn RA. EBioMedicine. 2020 Feb 26;53:102688. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2020.102688

February 18, 2020

Rectal spacing, prostate coverage, and periprocedural outcomes after hydrogel spacer injection during low-dose-rate brachytherapy implantation. Kahn J, Dahman B, McLaughlin C, Kapoor P, Kapoor R, Harris E, Sharma M, Schutzer M, Moghanaki D. Brachytherapy. 2020 Feb 18. pii: S1538-4721(19)30620-8. doi: 10.1016/j.brachy.2019.11.002. [Epub ahead of print]

February 1, 2020

Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound to Detect Early Microvascular Changes in Skeletal Muscle after High-Dose Radiation Treatment. Nabavizadeh N, Qi Y, Kaempf A, Chen Y, Tanyi JA, Lindner JR, Wu MD. Radiat Res. 2020 Feb;193(2):155-160. doi: 10.1667/RR15471.1. Epub 2019 Dec 16.

February 1, 2020

Radiotherapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Russia: a Survey-Based Analysis of Current Practice and the Impact of an Educational Workshop on Clinical Expertise. Mitin T, Degnin C, Chen Y, Shirvani S, Gillespie E, Hoffe S, Latifi K, Nabavizadeh N, Dengina N, Chernich M, Usychkin S, Kharitonova E, Egorova Y, Pankratov A, Tsimafeyeu I, Thomas CR Jr, Tjulandin S, Likhacheva A. J Cancer Educ. 2020 Feb;35(1):105-111. doi: 10.1007/s13187-018-1447-0.

February 1, 2020

Real-world applications of deep convolutional neural networks in diagnostic cancer imaging. Elhalawani H, Yang P, Abazeed M, Shah C, Mohamed ASR, Thomas CR Jr, Fuller CD, Thompson RF. Chin Clin Oncol. 2020 Feb 1. pii: cco.2020.01.02. doi: 10.21037/cco.2020.01.02

February 1, 2020
neoepiscope improves neoepitope prediction with multivariant phasing. Wood MA, Nguyen A, Struck AJ, Ellrott K, Nellore A, Thompson RF.Bioinformatics. 2020 Feb 1;36(3):713-720. doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/btz653.

January 29, 2020

Putatively cancer-specific exon–exon junctions are shared across patients and present in developmental and other non-cancer cells. David JK, Maden SK, Weeder BR, Thompson RF, Nellore A. NAR Cancer, Volume 2, Issue 1, March 2020, zcaa001, https://doi.org/10.1093/narcan/zcaa001

January 24, 2020

National trends in management of adult myxopapillary ependymomas. Scarpelli DB, Turina, CB, Kelly PD, Khudanyan A, Jaboin JJ, McClelland, S. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2019.12.049.

January 1, 2020

In Regard to Wallner et al. Kang J, Thompson RF, Fuller CD, Camphausen KA, Gabriel PE, Thomas CR. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology Physics, Volume 106, Issue 1, 217 - 218

December 16, 2019

Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound to Detect Early Microvascular Changes in Skeletal Muscle after High-Dose Radiation Treatment. Nabavizadeh N, Qi Y, Kaempf A, Chen Y, Tanyi JA, Lindner JR, Wu MD. Radiat Res. 2019 Dec 16. doi: 10.1667/RR15471.1.

December 11, 2019

Impact of Travel Distance on Radiation Treatment Modality for Central Nervous System Disease. McClelland S 3rd, Mitin T, Jaboin JJ, Ciporen JN. J Neurosci Rural Pract. 2019 Oct;10(4):606-607. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-3399431. Epub 2019 Dec 11.

December 3, 2019

Shocking Finding on Head Computed Tomography. McClelland S 3rd, Mitin T.vJ Oncol Pract. 2019 Dec 3:JOP1900275. doi: 10.1200/JOP.19.00275.

December 1, 2019

The Trials (and Tribulations) of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Oncology. Ludmir EB, Jethanandani A, Mainwaring W, Miller AB, Lin TA, Espinoza AF, Verma V, VanderWalde NA, Grossberg AJ, Guadagnolo BA, Koong AC, Jagsi R, Thomas CR, Fuller CD. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2019 Dec 1;111(12):1358-1360. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djz117.

November 28, 2019

Targeted needs assessment of treatment planning education for United States radiation oncology residents. Wu SY, Sath C, Schuster JM, Dominello MM, Burmeister JW, Golden DW, Braunstein SE.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics, Volume 0, Issue 0.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.11.023

November 23, 2019

Quantifying the benefit of non-small-cell lung cancer immunotherapy. Ludmir EB, McCaw ZR, Grossberg AJ,  Wei L, Fuller CD. The Lancet, Volume 394, Issue 10212, 2019, Page 1904, ISSN 0140-6736, https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(19)32503-6.

November 21, 2019

Additional Lumpectomy and Irradiation for In-Breast Recurrence of Cancer—When Less Is More. Cook K, DiNome M. JAMA Oncol. Published online November 21, 2019. doi:https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.4319

November 9, 2019

Local Failure and Survival After Definitive Radiotherapy for Aggressive Prostate Cancer: An Individual Patient-level Meta-analysis of Six Randomized Trials. Kishan AU, Chu FI, King CR, Seiferheld W, Spratt DE, Tran P, Wang X, Pugh SE, Sandler KA, Bolla M, Maingon P, De Reijke T, Nickols NG, Rettig M, Drakaki A, Liu ST, Reiter RE, Chang AJ, Feng FY, Sajed D, Nguyen PL, Kupelian PA, Steinberg ML, Boutros PC, Elashoff D, Collette L, Sandler HM. Eur Urol. 2019 Nov 9. pii: S0302-2838(19)30774-2. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2019.10.008.

November 8, 2019

Decreasing incidence of upper age restriction enrollment criteria among cancer clinical trials. Ludmir EB, Subbiah IM, Mainwaring W, Miller AB, Lin TA, Jethanandani A, Espinoza AF, Mandel JJ, Fang P, Smith BD, Smith GL, Pinnix CC, Sedrak MS, Kimmick GG, Stinchcombe TE, Jagsi R, Thomas CR, Fuller CD, VanderWalde NA. JGO-00860; No. of pages: 4; 4C. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jgo.2019.11.001

November 7, 2019

Validity of Veterans Health Administration structured data to determine accurate smoking status. Golden SE, Hooker ER, Shull S, Howard M, Crothers K, Thompson RF, Slatore CG. Health Informatics J. 2019 Nov 7:1460458219882259. doi: 10.1177/1460458219882259.

November 1, 2019

Current Issues and Techniques. Chandra RA, Kachnic LA, Thomas CR Jr. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2019 Dec;33(6):xiii-xiv. doi: 10.1016/j.hoc.2019.09.001. Epub 2019 Oct 1.

October 29, 2019

Co-delivery of PARP and PI3K inhibitors by nanoscale metal–organic frameworks for enhanced tumor chemoradiation.  Neufeld M, DuRoss AN, Landry MR, Winter H, Goforth AM, Sun C. Nano Res. (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12274-019-2544-z

October 28, 2019

Disease Sites. Chandra RA, Kachnic LA, Thomas CR Jr. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2020 Feb;34(1):xv-xvi. doi: 10.1016/j.hoc.2019.09.011. Epub 2019 Oct 28. No abstract available.

October 24, 2019

Tumor Mutation Burden-From Doubts to Concerns. Wood MA, Nellore A, Thompson RF. JAMA Oncol. 2019 Oct 24. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.4138.

October 21, 2019

Top Concerns of Radiation Oncology Trainees in 2019: Job Market, Board Examinations, and Residency Expansion. Kahn J, Goodman CR, Albert A, Agarwal A, Jeans E, Tye K, Campbell S, Marcrom S, Colbert L. Received 22 May 2019, Accepted 4 July 2019, Available online 21 October 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.07.006

October 19, 2019

Top Concerns of Radiation Oncology Trainees in 2019: Job Market, Board Examinations, and Residency Expansion. Kahn J, Goodman CR, Albert A, Agarwal A, Jeans E, Tye K, Campbell SR, Marcrom S, Colbert LE. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 Oct 19. pii: S0360-3016(19)33454-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.07.006

October 16, 2019

Arteriovenous malformation presenting as a symptomatic, enlarging and contrast-enhancing mass 12 years after being treated with embolization and radiotherapy. O'Neill BE, Uluc K, Wood MD, Jaboin J, Cetas JS, Ciporen J, Dogan A. World Neurosurg. 2019 Oct 16. pii: S1878-8750(19)32673-7. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.10.055

October 13, 2019

Stereotactic body radiation therapy in combination with systemic therapy for metastatic renal cell carcinoma: a prospective multicentre study. Dengina N, Mitin T, Gamayunov S, Safina S, Kreinina Y, Tsimafeyeu I. ESMO Open 2019;4:e000535. doi: 10.1136/esmoopen-2019-000535

October 1, 2019

Bridging the Gap in Global Advanced Radiation Oncology Training: Impact of a Web-Based Open-Access Interactive Three-Dimensional Contouring Atlas on Radiation Oncologist Practice in Russia. McClelland S 3rd, Chernykh M, Dengina N, Gillespie EF, Likhacheva A, Usychkin S, Pankratov A, Kharitonova E, Egorova Y, Tsimafeyeu I, Tjulandin S, Thomas CR Jr, Mitin T. J Cancer Educ. 2019 Oct;34(5):871-873. doi: 10.1007/s13187-018-1388-7.

October 1, 2019

Impact of the American Tax Payer Relief Act on stereotactic radiosurgery utilization in the United States. McClelland S 3rd, Degnin C, Chen Y, Watson GA, Jaboin JJ. J Neurooncol. 2019 Oct;145(1):159-165. doi: 10.1007/s11060-019-03283-z.

October 1, 2019

Current Issues and Techniques. Chandra RA, Kachnic LA, Thomas CR Jr. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2019 Dec;33(6):xiii-xiv. doi: 10.1016/j.hoc.2019.09.001. Epub 2019 Oct 1.