OncoLink at ASTRO 2010

Coverage of the 2010 annual meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology And Oncology, ASTRO, held in San Diego, CA.

10-year results of Adjuvant Radiotherapy after Radical Prostatectomy in pT3N0 Prostate Cancer A Dose-response Relationship for the Incidence of Radiation-related Heart Disease A Phase II Trial of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Operable T1N0M0 Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: Japan Clinical Oncology Group (JCOG0403) An Updated Report on the Pathologic Complete Response and Survival Outcome of Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG S0536): A Phase II Trial of Oxaliplatin (oxp) Plus Protracted Infusion 5-Fluorouracil (PIFU) and External Beam Radiation (EBRT) Prior to Surgery f Brain Metastases from Breast Cancer: Recursive Partitioning Analysis of Prognostic Factors Including Molecular Subtypes and Treatment Carbon Ion Radiotherapy for Primary Malignant Bone Tumors of the Sacrum Comparison of Health-related Quality of Life 5 Years after Brachytherapy (BT) or Radical Prostatectomy (RP): The SPIRIT (Surgical Prostatectomy vs. Interstitial Radiotherapy Intervention Trial) Cohort (ACOSOG Z0070) Five Year Results of US Intergroup/RTOG 9704 with Postoperative Ca 19-9 #90 and Comparison to the Conko-001 Trial Gamma Knife Radiosurgery (GKRS) in the Management of Parkinson's Disease and Essential Tremor: Long-term Follow-up Report of 192 Cases Hematologic Toxicity on RTOG 0418: A Phase II Study of Post-operative IMRT for Gynecologic Cancer High-dose, Spot Scanning Based Proton Therapy For Paraspinal / Retroperitoneal Neoplasms and Small Bowel Tolerance: Dose Distribution Analysis in a Patient Cohort Initial Report of RTOG 9601: A Phase III Trial in Prostate Cancer: Anti-androgen Therapy (AAT) with Bicalutamide during and after Radiation Therapy (RT) Improves Freedom from Progression and Reduces the Incidence of Metastatic Disease in Patients followin Initial Report of UCCRC 3443: A Prospective Study on the Utility of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in Determining Candidacy for Partial Breast Irradiation (PBI) Intensified Chemotherapy and Dose-Reduced Involved Field Radiotherapy in Patients with Early Unfavorable Hodgkin Lymphoma: Final Analysis of the German Hodgkin Study Group (GHSG) Randomized HD11 Trial Intergroup Randomized Phase 3 Study of Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT) + Radiation Therapy (RT) in Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer (CaP) (NCIC-CTG, SWOG, MRC-UK, and INT: T94-0110; NCT00002633) Long-term Survival and Competing Causes of Death in Men with Stage I Seminoma Outcome of Radiotherapy Alone in HPV Associated Oropharyngeal Cancer Patient Reported Cosmetic Outcomes and Complications after Breast Conserving Treatment Patterns of Radiotherapy Practice for Patients Treated for Intact Cervical Cancer in 2005-2007: A QRRO Study Pelvic Fracture after Radiation Therapy for Localized Prostate Cancer: A Population Based Study Phase I/II study of Proton-based Short Course Chemoradiation and Early Surgery for Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas Poor Pulmonary Function is not Associated with Increased Rates of Toxicity or Decreased Overall Survival after Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Early Stage Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: Results of a Multi-Institutional Analysis Proton Radiotherapy for Pediatric Medulloblastoma: Improved Early Ototoxicity QRRO 2007 Practice Survey Documents Dramatic Technical Changes in How Radiotherapy for Operable Breast Cancer is Delivered Radiation Induced Rib Fractures after Hypofractionated Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy: The Risk Factors and Dose-Volume Relationship Results of a 2 x 2 Phase III Randomized Trial of Synchronous Chemo-radiotherapy (CRT) Compared to Radiotherapy (RT) Alone and Standard vs. Reduced High Volume RT in Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (MIBC) (BC2001 CRUK/01/004) Risk Factors Predicting Failure and Prostate Cancer Mortality in High Risk Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with Definitive External Beam Radiation Therapy RTOG 0229: A Phase II Trial of Neoadjuvant Therapy with Concurrent Chemotherapy and Full Dose Radiotherapy (XRT) followed by Resection and Consolidative Therapy for LA-NSCLC The Effect of Radiotherapy on Local Regional Recurrence among Patients with Pathologic Complete Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer The TME Trial after a Median Follow-up of 11 Years Toxicity of Phase I Radiation Oncology Trials: Worldwide Experience Triple-Negative Breast Cancer is Associated with Higher Risk of Local Recurrence after 3D-Conformal External Beam Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (3D-APBI) Two Cycles of ABVD Followed by Involved Field Radiotherapy with 20 Gray (Gy) is the New Standard of Care in the Treatment of Patients with Early Stage Hodgkin Lymphoma: Final Analysis of the Randomized German Hodgkin Study Group (GHSG) Trial HD10