OncoLink at ASTRO 2012
Coverage of the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology And Oncology, ASTRO, held in Boston, MA.
A Decision Analysis to Assess the Value of Prostate Cancer Screening: A Shift in Focus from Prostate Cancer-specific Mortality to Distant Metastasis-Free Survival Beliefs About the Effectiveness of Palliative Radiation Therapy among Patients with Incurable Lung Cancer Cardiac Toxicity is Not Increased 25 Years After Treatment of Early Stage Breast Carcinoma With Mastectomy or Breast Conservation Therapy From the National Cancer Institute Randomized Trial Determinants of Patient Satisfaction for Patients Receiving Radiation Therapy Does Patient Life Expectancy (LE) Affect Receipt of Routine Cancer Screening in the United States? A Population-Based Study Early Patterns of Failure in a Prospective Trial of Concomittant Docetaxel and Proton Therapy for High-risk Prostate Cancer Interim Toxicity Results from RAPID: A Randomized Trial of Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI) Using 3D Conformal External Beam Radiation Therapy (3D-CRT) Interval Between Hysterectomy and Start of Radiation Treatment is Predictive of Recurrence in patients with endometrial carcinoma. A single Institution experience Is Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) an Attractive Option for Unresectable Liver Metastases? Early Results From a Phase II Trial Late Breaking Abstract 1: N09C6 (Alliance) - A Phase III, Randomized Double-Blind Study of Doxepin Rinse versus Placebo in the Treatment of Acute Oral Mucositis Pain in Patients Receiving Head and Neck Radiotherapy with or without Chemotherapy Low-risk Breast Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS): Results From the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group 9804 Phase 3 Trial Memantine for the Prevention of Cognitive Dysfunction in Patients Receiving Whole-Brain Radiation Therapy (WBRT): First Report of RTOG 0614, a Placebo-controlled, Double-blind, Randomized Trial Patient Reported Quality of Life in Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with 3D conformal, Intensity Modulated or Proton Beam Radiation Therapy Patterns of Relapse From a Phase III Study of Response-based Therapy for Intermediate-risk Hodgkin Lymphoma (AHOD0031): A Report from the Children’s Oncology Group Poor Glycemic Control During Radiochemotherapy Contributes to Reduced Local Control and Overall Survival in Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Proton Radiotherapy For High-risk Pediatric Medulloblastoma: Outcomes For Very Young Children Treated With Upfront Chemotherapy Proton Therapy for Low Grade Glioma: A Pilot Study Radiation Modality is a Strong Predictor for Postoperative Pulmonary and GI Complications after Trimodality Therapy for Esophageal Cancer Radiation Therapy Protocol Deviations are Associated With Inferior Clinical Outcomes: A Meta-analysis of Cooperative Group Clinical Trials Repeat CT Simulation during Whole Breast Irradiation Can Influence the Selection of Treatment Modality for Breast Cancer Tumor Bed Boost Results of a Prospective Randomized Double-blind Placebo Controlled Trial Evaluating the Use Prophylactic Sildenafil Citrate During Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer Risk of Fatal Cerebrovascular Accidents After External Beam Radiotherapy for Early Stage Glottic Larynx Cancer Second Cancer Risk 40 Years After Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment Survival of Adult Rhabdomyosarcoma Patients Treated on Multimodality Protocols