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    • Assessing Residual Motion for Gated Proton-Beam Radiotherapy 

      Sharp, Gregory C.; Lu, Hsiao-ming; Trofimov, Alexei V.; Tang, Xiaoli; Jiang, Steve B.; Turcotte, Julie; Gierga, David P.; Chen, George T. Y.; Hong, Theodore Sunki (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2007)
      Gated radiation therapy is a promising method for improving the dose conformality of treatments to moving targets and reducing the total volume of irradiated tissue. Target motion is of particular concern in proton beam ...
    • The effect of neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy on the prognostic value of lymph nodes after rectal cancer surgery 

      Klos, Coen L.; Shellito, Paul Clarke; Rattner, David William; Hodin, Richard; Cusack, James C.; Bordeianou, Liliana Grigorievna; Sylla, Patricia; Hong, Theodore Sunki; Blaszkowsky, Lawrence Scott; Ryan, Davis P.; Lauwers, Gregory Y.; Chang, Yu Chiao; Berger, David Lawrence (Elsevier BV, 2010)
      Background: Neoadjuvant therapy may affect the prognostic impact of total lymph node harvests and lymph node positivity after surgery for rectal cancer. Methods: We performed a retrospective review of 390 consecutive ...
    • Noncurative Gastrectomy for Gastric Adenocarcinoma Should only be Performed in Highly Selected Patients 

      SCHMIDT, BENJAMIN; Look-Hong, Nicole; Maduekwe, Ugwuji N.; Chang, Kevin Kyong; Hong, Theodore Sunki; Kwak, Eunice Lee; Lauwers, Gregory Y.; Rattner, David William; Mullen, John T.; Yoon, Sam (Springer Nature, 2013)
      Background: The benefit of surgical resection in patients with incurable gastric adenocarcinoma is controversial. Methods: A total of 289 patients who presented with advanced or metastatic gastric cancer from 1995 to ...
    • Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma 

      Konstantinidis, Ioannis T; Warshaw, Andrew Louis; Allen, Jill; Blaszkowsky, Lawrence Scott; Castillo, Carlos; Deshpande, Vikram; Hong, Theodore Sunki; Kwak, Eunice Lee; Lauwers, Gregory Y.; Ryan, David P.; Wargo, Jennifer Ann; Lillemoe, Keith Douglas; Ferrone, Cristina Rosa (Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 2013)
      Objective: Patients who undergo an R0 resection of their pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) have an improved survival compared with patients who undergo an R1 resection. It is unclear whether an R1 resection confers ...
    • A prospective feasibility study of respiratory-gated proton beam therapy for liver tumors 

      Hong, Theodore Sunki; Delaney, Thomas F.; Mamon, Harvey Jay; Willett, Christopher G.; Yeap, Beow Yong; Niemierko, Andrzej; Wolfgang, John A.; Lu, Hsiao-ming; Adams, Judith; Weyman, Elizabeth A.; Arellano, Ronald Steven; Blaszkowsky, Lawrence Scott; Allen, Jill; Tanabe, Kenneth Kenji; Ryan, David P.; Zhu, Andrew Xiuxuan (Elsevier BV, 2014)
      Purpose To evaluate the feasibility of a respiratory-gated proton beam therapy for liver tumors. Materials and Methods Fifteen patients were enrolled on a prospective IRB-approved protocol. Eligibility criteria ...