Selected publications from faculty, residents, and staff

June 24, 2019

Assessing the Impact of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Trials in Oncology

Ethan B. Ludmir, MD1 , Amit Jethanandani, MPH1,2 , Walker Mainwaring, BA3 , Austin B. Miller, BS1,4 , Timothy A. Lin, BA1,3 , Andres F. Espinoza, BS3 , Aaron J. Grossberg, MD, PhD5 , and C. David Fuller, MD, PhD1

June 18, 2019
Am J Surg. 2019 Jun 18. pii: S0002-9610(19)30332-0. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.06.014. Rana S, Naik A, Pillai S, Vetto J, Pommier R, Kubicky CD.

June 3, 2019

JAMA Oncol.  2019 Jun 3. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.2055. Ludmir EB, Mainwaring W, Lin TA, Miller AB, Jethanandani A, Espinoza AF, Mandel JJ, Lin SH1, Smith BD, Smith GL, VanderWalde NA, Minsky BD, Koong AC, Stinchcombe TE, Jagsi R, Gomez DR, Thomas CR Jr, Fuller CD.

May 22, 2019

Prophylactic aortic stent prevents massive hemorrhage and hematemesis following definitive esophageal chemoradiation in a patient with pre-treatment aortic involvement. Murphy B, Azarbal A, Schenning RC, Bensch K, Sukumar M, Stelzer K, Nabavizadeh N. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2019 May 22. pii: S1879-8500(19)30133-X. doi: 10.1016/j.prro.2019.05.008

May 22, 2019

Enhancing Career Paths for Tomorrow's Radiation Oncologists. Vapiwala N, Thomas CR Jr, Grover S, Yap ML, Mitin T, Shulman LN, Gospodarowicz MK, Longo J, Petereit DG, Ennis RD, Hayman JA, Rodin D, Buchsbaum JC, Vikram B, Abdel-Wahab M, Epstein AH, Okunieff P, Goldwein J, Kupelian P, Weidhaas JB, Tucker MA, Boice JD Jr, Fuller CD, Thompson RF, Trister AD, Formenti SC, Barcellos-Hoff MH, Jones J, Dharmarajan KV, Zietman AL, Coleman CN. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 May 22. pii: S0360-3016(19)30748-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.05.025.

May 20, 2019

Establishing a Mutually Respectful Environment in the Workplace: A Toolbox for Performance Excellence. Duma N, Maingi S, Tap WD, Weekes CD, Thomas CR Jr. Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2019 Jan;(39):e219-e226. doi: 10.1200/EDBK_249529.

May 20, 2019

Long-term stroke risk in meningioma patients treated with conventionally fractionated photon-based radiation therapy. McClelland Iii S, Mitin T, Kubicky CD, Jaboin JJ. J Radiosurg SBRT. 2019;6(1):77-79. DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2018.36.15_suppl.2021 Journal of Clinical Oncology 36, no. 15_suppl (May 20 2018) 2021-2021.

May 10, 2019

PEGylated β-NaGdF4:Tb@CaF2 core/shell nanophosphors for enhanced radioluminescence and folate receptor targeting. Yufu Ren, Hayden Winter, Justin Rosch, Kyungoh Jung, Allison Duross, Madeleine Landry, Guillem Pratx, and Conroy Sun. ACS Applied Nano Materials. DOI: 10.1021/acsanm.9b00629

May 1, 2019

STAMPEDE: Is Radiation Therapy to the Primary a New Standard of Care in Men with Metastatic Prostate Cancer?Choudhury A, Chen RC, Henry A, Mistry H, Mitin T, Pinkawa M, Spratt DE. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 May 1;104(1):33-35. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.12.040. 

April 4, 2019

Treatment-Related Complications of Systemic Therapy and Radiotherapy. Jairam V, Lee V, Park HS, Thomas CR Jr, Melnick ER, Gross CP, Presley CJ, Adelson KB, Yu JB. JAMA Oncol. 2019 Apr 4. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.0086.

April 3, 2019

Micellar Formulation of Talazoparib and Buparlisib for Enhanced DNA Damage in Breast Cancer Chemoradiotherapy. DuRoss AN, Neufeld MJ, Landry MR, Rosch JG, Eaton CT, Sahay G, Thomas CR Jr, Sun C. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2019 Apr 3;11(13):12342-12356. doi: 10.1021/acsami.9b02408. Epub 2019 Mar 21.

April 18, 2019

The Potential and Pitfalls of Crowdsourced Algorithm Development in Radiation Oncology. Elhalawani H, Fuller CD, Thompson RF. JAMA Oncol. Published online April 18, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.0157

April 5, 2019

Analysis of pre-residency research productivity, dual degree status, and gender distribution of underrepresented minorities among a current United States radiation oncology junior resident class. McClelland S 3rd, Woodhouse KD, Jaboin JJ, Zellars RC. Rep Pract Oncol Radiother. 2019 May-Jun;24(3):284-287. doi: 10.1016/j.rpor.2019.03.003. Epub 2019 Apr 5.

April 5, 2019

Analysis of pre-residency research productivity, dual degree status, and gender distribution of underrepresented minorities among a current United States radiation oncology junior resident class. McClelland S 3rd, Woodhouse KD, Jaboin JJ, Zellars RC. Rep Pract Oncol Radiother. 2019 May-Jun;24(3):284-287. doi: 10.1016/j.rpor.2019.03.003. Epub 2019 Apr 5.

April 5, 2019

Radiation oncology crossword: Genitourinary cancer. Rep Pract Oncol Radiother. McClelland S 3rd, Mitin , Thomas CR Jr.  2019 May-Jun;24(3):281-283. doi: 10.1016/j.rpor.2019.03.004. Epub 2019 Apr 5.

April 24, 2019

Comparing the cup deformation following implantation of a novel ceramic-on-ceramic hip resurfacing bearing to a metal standard in a cadaveric model. Farrier AJ, Moore L, Manning W, Avila C, Collins SN, Holland J. Proc Inst Mech Eng H. 2019 Apr 24:954411919845721. doi: 10.1177/0954411919845721.

April 30, 2019

Use of the G-Index for Assessment of Citation-Based Scholarly Activity of United States Radiation Oncology Residents and Subsequent Choice of Academic versus Private Practice Career. . Shearwood McClelland, III, MD, Timur Mitin, MD, PhD, Nima Nabavizadeh, MD, Clifton D. Fuller, MD, PhD, Charles R. Thomas, Jr., MD, Jerry J. Jaboin, MD, PhD. International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics , Volume 103 , Issue 5 , E43 - E44.

March 22, 2019

Analysis of Diagnoses, Symptoms, Medications, and Admissions Among Patients With Cancer Presenting to Emergency Departments. JeffreyM. Caterino,MD, MPH; David Adler,MD, MPH; Danielle D. Durham, PhD, MPH; Sai-Ching Jim Yeung, MD, PhD; Matthew F. Hudson, PhD, MPH; Aveh Bastani, MD; Steven L. Bernstein, MD; ChristopherW. Baugh, MD, MBA; Christopher J. Coyne, MD, MPH; Corita R. Grudzen, MD, MSHS; Daniel J. Henning, MD, MPH; Adam Klotz, MD; Troy E. Madsen, MD; Daniel J. Pallin, MD, MPH; Cielito C. Reyes-Gibby, DrPH; Juan Felipe Rico, MD; Richard J. Ryan, MD; Nathan I. Shapiro, MD; Robert Swor, DO; Arvind Venkat, MD; Jason Wilson, MD, MA; Charles R. Thomas Jr, MD; Jason J. Bischof, MD; Gary H. Lyman, MD, MPH. JAMA Netw Open. 2019;2(3):e190979. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.0979  

March 2019

Concurrent Radiosurgery and Immune Checkpoint Inhibition: Improving Regional Intracranial Control for Patients With Metastatic Melanoma. Murphy B, Walker J, Bassale S, Monaco D, Jaboin J, Ciporen J, Taylor M, Dai Kubicky C. Am J Clin Oncol. 2019 Mar;42(3):253-257. doi: 10.1097/COC.0000000000000509

March 18, 2019

Combined iron oxide nanoparticle ferumoxytol and gadolinium contrast enhanced MRI define glioblastoma pseudoprogression. Barajas RF, Hamilton BE, Schwartz D, McConnell HL, Pettersson DR, Horvath A, Szidonya L, Varallyay CG, Firkins J, Jaboin JJ, Kubicky CD, Raslan AM, Dogan A, Cetas JS, Ciporen J, Han SJ, Ambady P, Muldoon LL, Woltjer R, Rooney WD, Neuwelt EA. Neuro Oncol. 2019 Mar 18;21(4):517-526. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noy160.

March-April 2019

Is moderate hypofractionation accepted as a new standard of care in north america for prostate cancer patients treated with external beam radiotherapy? Survey of genitourinary expert radiation oncologists. McClelland S III, Sandler KA, Degnin C, Chen Y, Hung AY, Mitin TE. Int Braz J Urol. 2019 Mar-Apr;45(2):273-287. doi: 10.1590/S1677-5538.IBJU.2018.0275.

March 31, 2019

Use of the g-index for assessment of citation-based scholarly activity of United States radiation oncology residents and subsequent choice of academic versus private practice career.  Shearwood McClelland III, Timur Mitin, Nima Nabavizadeh, Clifton David Fuller, Charles R. Thomas Jr, Jerry J. Jaboin. Reports of Practical Oncology & Radiotherapy. Volume 24, Issue 3, May–June 2019, Pages 294-297.

February 26, 2019

Extent of resection and role of adjuvant treatment in resected localized breast angiosarcoma. McClelland S 3rd, Hatfield J, Degnin C, Chen Y, Mitin T. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2019 Feb 28. doi: 10.1007/s10549-019-05172-5.

February 26, 2019

Lipocalin-2 is dispensable in inflammation-induced sickness and depression-like behavior. Vichaya EG, Gross PS, Estrada DJ, Cole SW, Grossberg AJ, Evans SE, Tuvim MJ, Dickey BF, Dantzer R. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2019 Feb 26. doi: 10.1007/s00213-019-05190-7.

February 15, 2019

Artificial Intelligence in Oncology: Current Applications and Future Directions. Kann BH, Thompson R, Thomas CR Jr, Dicker A, Aneja S. Oncology (Williston Park). 2019 Feb 15;33(2):46-53. Review. No abstract available.

February 15, 2019

Role of Radiation Therapy in Modulation of the Tumor Stroma and Microenvironment. Menon H, Ramapriyan R, Cushman TR, Verma V, Kim HH, Schoenhals JE, Atalar C, Selek U, Chun SG, Chang JY, Barsoumian HB, Nguyen QN, Altan M, Cortez MA, Hahn SM, Welsh JW. Front Immunol. 2019 Feb 15;10:193. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2019.00193. eCollection 2019. Review.

February 13, 2019

Enteral Activation of WR-2721 Mediates Radioprotection and Improved Survival from Lethal Fractionated Radiation. Molkentine JM, Fujimoto TN, Horvath TD, Grossberg AJ, Garcia CJG, Deorukhkar A, de la Cruz Bonilla M, Lin D, Samuel ELG, Chan WK, Lorenzi PL, Piwnica-Worms H, Dantzer R, Tour JM, Mason KA, Taniguchi CM. Sci Rep. 2019 Feb 13;9(1):1949. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-37147-9.

February 12, 2019

Outcomes of carotid-sparing IMRT for T1 glottic cancer: Comparison with conventional radiation. Mohamed ASR, Smith BD, Smith JB, Sevak P, Malek JS, Kanwar A, Browne T, Gunn GB, Garden AS, Frank SJ, Morrison WH, Phan J, Zafereo M, Skinner H, Lai SY, Hutcheson KA, Lewin JS, Hessel AE, Thekdi AA, Weber RS, Fuller CD, Rosenthal DI. Laryngoscope. 2019 Feb 12. doi: 10.1002/lary.27873. [Epub ahead of print]

February 1, 2019

A pooled analysis of individual patient data from National Clinical Trials Network clinical trials of concurrent chemoradiotherapy for limited-stage small cell lung cancer in elderly patients versus younger patients. Stinchcombe TE, Fan W, Schild SE, Vokes EE, Bogart J, Le QT, Thomas CR, Edelman MJ, Horn L, Komaki R, Cohen HJ, Kishor Ganti A, Pang H, Wang X. Cancer. 2019 Feb 1;125(3):382-390. doi: 10.1002/cncr.31813. Epub 2018 Oct 21.

February 2019

Imaging-Genomic Study of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Associations Between Radiomic Phenotypes and Genomic Mechanisms via Integration of The Cancer Genome Atlas and The Cancer Imaging Archive. Zhu Y, Mohamed ASR, Lai SY, Yang S, Kanwar A, Wei L, Kamal M, Sengupta S, Elhalawani H, Skinner H, Mackin DS, Shiao J, Messer J, Wong A, Ding Y, Zhang L, Court L, Ji Y, Fuller CD. JCO Clin Cancer Inform. 2019 Feb;3:1-9. doi: 10.1200/CCI.18.00073.

February 2019

Career Enrichment Opportunities at the Scientific Frontier in Radiation Oncology. Reid F. Thompson, Clifton D. Fuller, Abigail T. Berman, Sanjay Aneja, and Charles R. Thomas Jr. JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics 2019 :3, 1-4

January 10, 2019

Is Watch-and-Wait Ready for Prime Time?: It Depends on Priming of the Multidisciplinary Care Team. Thomas CR Jr. JAMA Oncol. 2019 Jan 10:e185895. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.5895

January 2019

Motivational changes that develop in a mouse model of inflammation-induced depression are independent of indoleamine 2,3 dioxygenase. Vichaya EG, Laumet G, Christian DL, Grossberg AJ, Estrada DJ, Heijnen CJ, Kavelaars A, Dantzer R. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019 Jan;44(2):364-371. doi: 10.1038/s41386-018-0075-z. Epub 2018 Apr 27

January 1, 2019

Is the side effect profile of protons really safer than photons for intracranial disease? McClelland S 3rd, Jaboin JJ, Watson GA, Zellars RC. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2019 Jan;176:8-9. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2018.11.010. Epub 2018 Nov 14.

January 1, 2019

Radiation Dose and Fractionation for Limited-stage Small-cell Lung Cancer: Survey of US Radiation Oncologists on Practice Patterns. Farrell MJ, Yahya JB, Degnin C, Chen Y, Holland JM, Henderson MA, Jaboin JJ, Harkenrider MM, Thomas CR Jr, Mitin T. Clin Lung Cancer. 2019 Jan;20(1):13-19. doi: 10.1016/j.cllc.2018.08.015.

January 6, 2019

An in-silico quality assurance study of contouring target volumes in thoracic tumors within a cooperative group setting.  Elhalawani H, Elgohari B, Lin TA, Mohamed ASR, Fitzgerald TJ, Laurie F, Ulin K, Kalpathy-Cramer J, Guerrero T, Holliday EB, Russo G, Patel A, Jones W, Walker GV, Awan M, Choi M, Dagan R, Mahmoud O, Shapiro A, Kong FS, Gomez D, Zeng J, Decker R, Spoelstra FOB, Gaspar LE, Kachnic LA, Thomas CR Jr, Okunieff P, Fuller CD. Clin Transl Radiat Oncol. 2019 Jan 6;15:83-92. doi: 10.1016/j.ctro.2019.01.001. eCollection 2019 Feb.

January 23, 2019

Gender, Professional Experiences, and Personal Characteristics of Academic Radiation Oncology Chairs: Data to Inform the Pipeline for the 21st Century. Beeler WH, Griffith KA, Jones RD, Chapman CH, Holliday EB, Lalani N, Wilson E, Bonner JA, Formenti SC, Hahn SM, Kalnicki S, Liu FF, Movsas B, Thomas CR Jr, Jagsi R. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 Jan 23. pii: S0360-3016(19)30156-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.01.074.