Submissions from 2022

Timely waste and order discontinuation of continuous intravenous controlled medications: Impact of a process improvement project, Frank C. Moreno Exposito, Esty Tremino, Heidi Clarke, Jonathan Kline, and Payal Patel


Acute Ischemic Stroke, Depressed Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction, and Sinus Rhythm: Prevalence and Practice Patterns, Felipe De Los Rios La Rosa

An Anatomic Analysis of Fibula Flap Mandible Reconstructions: Implications for Endosseous Implant Placement, Evan Rosen

Characteristics of a COVID-19 Cohort With Large Vessel Occlusion: A Multicenter International Study, Italo Linfante and Guilherme Dabus

Effect of translational and rotational errors on NTCP and TCP in PBS proton plans for comprehensive breast cancer irradiation, Shyam Pokharel, Suresh Rana, and Michael Kasper


Employee Perceptions on Ethics, Racial-Ethnic and Work Disparities in Long-Term Care: Implications for Ethics Committees, Emir Veledar


Integrating Prostate-specific Antigen Kinetics into Contemporary Predictive Nomograms of Salvage Radiotherapy After Radical Prostatectomy, Martin Tom


The Emerging Role of Artificial Intelligence in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: A Review, Andres Gelrud

Review of Direct Oral Anticoagulant Agents, Radhan B. Gopalani


Partner For Excellent Patient Outcomes (PEPO) Rounding, Gen Crespo and Ruth Navarro

Comparison of Local Control for Brain Metastases Treated with Zero-Margin Mask-Based Immobilization Stereotactic Radiosurgery to Immobilization with a Stereotactic Frame, Tugce Kutuk, Rupesh Kotecha, Ranjini Tolakanahalli, Haley Appel, Matthew Hall, D Jay Wieczorek, Michael McDermott, Manmeet Ahluwalia, Alonso Gutierrez, Minesh Mehta, and Martin Tom

Corrigendum to "Risk Factor Control Across the Spectrum of Cardiovascular Risk: Findings from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL)" [American Journal of Preventive Cardiology, Volume 5, March 2021, 100147], William Arguelles

Assessment of Clinical and Safety Outcomes of Bivalirudin versus Heparin in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Radhan B. Gopalani, Giselle Chahili, and Payal Patel


Assessment of infliximab use in hospitalized patients, Manny Alfonso, Erika Dittmar, and Radhan Gopalani

Radiobiology of Altered Fractionation and Proton Therapy, Minesh Mehta


Utilization of radiation therapy and predictors of noncompliance among Syrian refugees in Turkey, Tugce Kutuk


Implementation of a conversion from intravenous alteplase to tenecteplase for treatment of acute ischemic stroke, Lourdes R. Menendez, Erika Dittmar, Felipe De Los Rios La Rosa, Star Belnap, Maygret Ramirez, and Thomas Wolfel

Dedicated SRS imaging improves brain metastases detection and reduces the intracranial relapse risk, Rupesh Kotecha, Tugce Kutuk, Kevin Abrams, Martin Tom, Haley Appel, Matthew Hall, D Jay Wieczorek, Michael McDermott, Manmeet Ahluwalia, Minesh Mehta, and Ranjini Tolakanahalli


Improving Sepsis Outcomes, Accountability and Ownership, Daisy Mora and Michelle Smith




Nurses Influencing Community Health One Child at a Time, Simone Cheong and Karen Vassell


Shared Governance: Growing Next Generation of Nurse Leaders, Simone Cheong


Sunflower Award: CNO Organizational Influence Beyond Nursing, Simone Cheong and Sandra McLean


The Vagus Nerve Somatosensory-evoked Potential in Neural Disorders: Systematic Review and Illustrative Vignettes, Mario Mosquera Aliaga, Vitaly Siomin, Angelo Fonseca, and Fidias Leon-Sarmiento

CROSSing into New Therapies for Esophageal Cancer, Michael Chuong


Cutaneous manifestations of hospitalized COVID-19 patients in the VIRUS COVID-19 registry, Donna Lee Armaignac

Displaced humeral pathological fracture secondary to intraosseous hemangioma, Stephanie Zarate


Evaluation of Anti-Factor Xa Level Usage for Low Molecular Weight Heparin in a Healthcare System, Natalie Quesep, Lourdes R. Menendez, Erika Dittmar, Radhan Gopalani, and Payal Patel


Evaluation of a prospective radiation oncology departmental team review process using standardized simulation directives, Tugce Kutuk, Maria Valladares, Muni Rubens, Monique Chisem, Gabriela Quintana, Haley Appel, Michael Chuong, Matthew Hall, Jessika Contreras, Marcio Fagundes, Alonso Gutierrez, Minesh Mehta, Rupesh Kotecha, and Lorrie Legrand

Evaluation of Cardiotoxicity in HER-2-Positive Breast Cancer Patients Treated With Radiation Therapy and Trastuzumab, Youssef Zeidan

Executive summary of american radium society's appropriate use criteria for the postoperative management of lower grade gliomas, Martin Tom and Manmeet Ahluwalia

Ivermectin in COVID-19: The Case for a Moratorium on Prescriptions, Raymond Masa

Quantitative analysis of dose-averaged linear energy transfer (LET(d) ) robustness in pencil beam scanning proton lung plans, Suresh Rana

Submandibular gland transfer for the prevention of radiation-induced xerostomia in oropharyngeal cancer: Dosimetric impact in the intensity modulated radiotherapy era, Tugce Kutuk, Nicole McAllister, Amy Rzepczynski, Geoffrey Young, Megan Crawley, Guilherme Rabinowits, Adeel Kaiser, Jessika Contreras, and Noah Kalman

Development of Award Winning Patient-Designed Information Folders for New Cancer Patients, Marguerite Rowell and Morgan Nestingen

Aspirin and Statin Therapy for Nonobstructive Coronary Artery Disease: Five-year Outcomes from the CONFIRM Registry, Ricardo Cury

Improving Oral Oncolytic Education and Consent Compliance By Adding Oncology Nursing Support, Tania Silva Santos, Morgan Nestingen, Marguerite Rowell, Yamile Leon, Cindy Byrd, and Barbara Matias

Nurse Navigation: Multidisciplinary Care Coordination, Call Backs, Metrics and Beyond, Morgan Nestingen

Obstetric outcomes during delivery hospitalizations among obese pregnant women in the United States, Muni Rubens, Venkataraghavan Ramamoorthy, Anshul Saxena, Peter McGranaghan, Emir Veledar, and Agueda Hernandez

Feasibility Study of Using XRV-124 Scintillation Detector for Collinearity Measurement in Uniform Scanning Proton Therapy, Suresh Rana

Role of Proton Therapy in Radiation Oncology, Minesh Mehta

Where is Proton Therapy Headed?, Minesh Mehta


Identification of α1,2-Fucosylated Signaling and adhesion molecules in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, Geoffrey Young

Connecting Telestroke With Transfers: Do We Have a Clear Picture?, Felipe De Los Rios La Rosa

Asymptomatic syringomatous adenoma of the nipple: A rare nipple neoplasm, Starr Mautner, Katharine Lampen-Sachar, and Michaela Nguyen

Cardiometabolic disorders, inflammation and the incidence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: A longitudinal study comparing lean and non-lean individuals, Khurram Nasir

Proton Arc de Triomphe, Minesh Mehta

Randomized Trials of Proton Therapy, Minesh Mehta

A Multicenter Observational Study of Cs-131 Seeds Embedded in a Collagen Carrier Tile in the Intracranial Brain Neoplasms – Protocol in Progress, Michael McDermott and Rupesh Kotecha

AAPM task group report 302: Surface guided radiotherapy, Alonso Gutierrez


AAPM task group report 302: Surface-guided radiotherapy, Alonso Gutierrez

Acute ischaemic stroke associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection in North America, Italo Linfante and Guilherme Dabus

Assessment of efficacy in automated plan generation for Varian Ethos intelligent optimization engine, Shyam Pokharel


Defining quality in thyroid FNA, Andrew Renshaw


In-hospital outcomes of transesophageal versus intracardiac echocardiography guided left atrial appendage closure, Muni Rubens and Anshul Saxena

In Reply to Struikmans et al, Marcio Fagundes


Is breast conservation superior to mastectomy in early stage triple negative breast cancer?, Joseph Panoff


Radiation necrosis in renal cell carcinoma brain metastases treated with checkpoint inhibitors and radiosurgery: An international multicenter study, Manmeet Ahluwalia


Strategic response to bleeding in laparoscopic hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery: an intraoperative checklist, Horacio Asbun


The dosimetric enhancement of GRID profiles using an external collimator in pencil beam scanning proton therapy, Jen Yu and Alonso Gutierrez


Standalone epicardial left atrial appendage exclusion for thromboembolism prevention in atrial fibrillation, Richard Cartledge, Gary Gottlieb, Gilbert Chidiac, and Burak Ilsin

From the Clinic to the Lab, To You: How Research, Led by Lustgarten, is transforming patient care at your local cancer center, Domenech Asbun

Phase I Dose Escalation Trial Combining Olaparib and Thoracic Radiation Therapy in Extensive-Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer, Rupesh Kotecha and Federico Albrecht

A Highly-Efficient Planning and Delivery Method for Proton Spatially Fractionated Radiation Therapy, Alonso Gutierrez and Andrew Wroe

Chordomas: Beyond Protons, Minesh Mehta

Clinical Trials for Adult Brain Tumors: Updates & Ongoing NRG/RTOG Trials for Brain Metastases and Primary CNS Tumors, Minesh Mehta

The Lifecycle of a Certification Question, Yamile Leon

Pralsetinib (Gavreto): Treatment of metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer in patients positive for RET fusions, Shanada Monestime

Pralsetinib: Treatment of metastatic RET fusion-positive non-small cell lung cancer, Shanada Monestime

A Brief Overview of Adaptive Designs for Phase I Cancer Trials, Anshul Saxena, Muni Rubens, Venkataraghavan Ramamoorthy, Zhenwei Zhang, Md Ashfaq Ahmed, Peter McGranaghan, Sankalp Das, and Emir Veledar

Radiobiology of Radioablation, Minesh Mehta

Evaluation of the impact of pre-operative stereotactic radiotherapy on the acute changes in histopathologic and immune marker profiles of brain metastases, Rupesh Kotecha, Raees Tonse, Miguel Ramirez Menendez, Zuanel Diaz, Martin Tom, Matthew Hall, Minesh Mehta, Vitaly Siomin, Yazmin Odia, Manmeet Ahluwalia, and Michael McDermott

Radiobiology of Radiosurgery and Radioablation: Beyond the 5 Rs, Minesh Mehta

Hospitalization rates from radiotherapy complications in the United States, Raees Tonse, Venkataraghavan Ramamoorthy, Muni Rubens, Anshul Saxena, Peter McGranaghan, Emir Veledar, Matthew Hall, Michael Chuong, Manmeet Ahluwalia, Minesh Mehta, and Rupesh Kotecha

Combined Transradial and Upper Extremity Transvenous Accesses in the Treatment of Carotid-Cavernous Fistulae: Two Case Reports and a Literature Review, Brian Snelling

HOSPITAL OUTCOMES AMONG FRAIL PATIENTS WITH HEART FAILURE IN THE UNITED STATES, Muni Rubens, Sandra Chaparro, Anshul Saxena, Juan Zevallos, and Javier Jimenez

Proportion of days covered as a measure of medication adherence, Angelica Berni


Analysis of potential time saving in brain arteriovenous malformation stereotactic radiosurgery planning using a new software platform, Guilherme Dabus, Rupesh Kotecha, Italo Linfante, D Jay Wieczorek, Alonso Gutierrez, John Candela, and Michael McDermott


Association of Plaque Location and Vessel Geometry Determined by Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography With Future Acute Coronary Syndrome-Causing Culprit Lesions, Ricardo Cury


Commentary: Yin and Yang: Antiplatelet and lipid-lowering therapies to prevent vein graft thrombosis and atherosclerosis after coronary artery bypass graft surgery, Alexander Kulik


Evaluation of Union Rates for Lapidus Arthrodesis with use of Structural Allograft: a Comparison between 2 Fixation Constructs, Solangel Rodriguez Materon and Thomas SanGiovanni

Long-term outcomes following 90Y Radioembolization of neuroendocrine liver metastases: evaluation of the radiation-emitting SIR-spheres in non-resectable liver tumor (RESiN) registry, Ripal Gandhi

Long-term outcomes following 90Y Radioembolization of neuroendocrine liver metastases: evaluation of the radiation-emitting SIR-spheres in non-resectable liver tumor (RESiN) registry, Ripal Gandhi


Sex Differences in Glioblastoma Immunotherapy Response, Manmeet Ahluwalia


Systematic evaluation and plan quality assessment of the Leksell® gamma knife® lightning dose optimizer, D Jay Wieczorek, Rupesh Kotecha, Matthew Hall, Martin Tom, Stephan Davis, Manmeet Ahluwalia, Michael McDermott, Minesh Mehta, Alonso Gutierrez, and Ranjini Tolakanahalli

Textbook outcome among patients undergoing enhanced recovery after liver transplantation stratified by risk. A single-center retrospective observational cohort study, Nuria Lluis Vinas

The Assotiation of Sex-specific Hormones with High-Risk Coronary Artery Plaque in Women from Miami Heart (MIHEART) Study Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Ricardo Cury


Ticagrelor versus aspirin and vein graft patency after coronary bypass: A randomized trial, Alexander Kulik, Viviana Boronat, and Amy Abreu

Validation of a Population-Based Data Source to Examine National Cancer Clinical Trial Participation, Scott Lipkin

Stroke Genomics: Current Knowledge, Clinical Applications and Future Possibilities, Muni Rubens, Venkataraghavan Ramamoorthy, Anshul Saxena, Peter McGranaghan, and Emir Veledar

Stent Graft Outcomes in Dialysis Circuits: A Review of Clinical Trials and Literature, Austin Pourmoussa, Constantino Pena, Alex Powell, Brian Schiro, Raul Herrera, Barry Katzen, Govindarajan Narayanan, Andrew Niekamp, and Ripal Gandhi


Efficacy and safety evaluation of avatrombopag in immune thrombocytopenia: analyses of a phase III study and long-term extension, Srikanth Nagalla

Keeping your Gallbladder Healthy, Domenech Asbun

Abstract P2-11-20: A risk tool for digital breast tomosynthesis to predict breast cancer and guide clinical follow-up, Kathy Schilling


Designing Clinical Trials for Combination Immunotherapy: A Framework for Glioblastoma, Minesh Mehta


Glioblastoma Clinical Trials: Current Landscape and Opportunities for Improvement, Manmeet Ahluwalia and Minesh Mehta

Future Clinical Trials for Proton Therapy, Minesh Mehta

How to Become a Successful Investigator,, Minesh Mehta

Time is Blood: The Impact of Diagnostic Delays on Acquired Hemophilia A, Jason Morell

Evaluation of chemotherapy preparation processes: Volumetric method reliability and gravimetric method utility within 5 US hospitals, Moe Shwin