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Submissions from 2023

Variable Relative Biological Effectiveness of Proton Therapy Increases PET-Visible Mucosal Injury in Head and Neck Cancer Patients, Edgar Gelover Reyes, Raees Tonse, Surya Chundru, Adeel Kaiser, Len Coutinho, Ryan Zielan, Zachary Fellows, and Noah Kalman

Submissions from 2022

Radiosurgery for Gliomas, Minesh Mehta

Radiosurgery in Clinical Practice, Minesh Mehta

Clinical outcomes comparing radiosurgery techniques for managing large brain metastases, Tugce Kutuk, Rupesh Kotecha, Ranjini Tolakanahalli, Haley Appel, D Jay Wieczorek, Michael McDermott, Manmeet Ahluwalia, Alonso Gutierrez, Minesh Mehta, and Martin Tom

Goldilocks and the Three Doses of Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Brain Metastases, Tugce Kutuk, Rupesh Kotecha, Ranjini Tolakanahalli, Haley Appel, Matthew Hall, D Jay Wieczorek, Michael McDermott, Manmeet Ahluwalia, Alonso Gutierrez, Minesh Mehta, and Martin Tom

NRG-BN010: A Safety Run-In and Phase II Study Evaluating the Efficacy, Safety, and Impact on the Tumor Microenvironment of the Combination of Tocilizumab, Atezolizumab, and Fractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy in Recurrent Glioblastoma, Rupesh Kotecha and Minesh Mehta

Challenges in the Conduct of Proton vs. Photon Clinical Trials for Neurooncology, Advanced Clinical Trial Strategies: Therapeutic Development in NeuroOncology, Minesh Mehta

Role of Radiotherapy in Brain Metastases from Lung Cancer, Minesh Mehta

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Feasibility study of utilizing Sphinx Compact for quality assurance in uniform scanning proton therapy, Suresh Rana

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Deep Learning-Based Automatic Detection of Brain Metastases in Heterogenous Multi-Institutional MRI Sets: An Exploratory Analysis of NRG CC001, Minesh Mehta

An optimal solution study on the Leksell Gamma Knife® LightningTM optimizer for stereotactic radiosurgery of single brain metastasis, Rupesh Kotecha, D Jay Wieczorek, Martin Tom, Matthew Hall, Michael McDermott, Minesh Mehta, Alonso Gutierrez, and Ranjini Tolakanahalli

Dedicated Isotropic 3-D T1 SPACE Sequence Imaging for Radiosurgery Planning Improves Brain Metastases Detection and Reduces the Risk of Intracranial Relapse, Tugce Kutuk, Kevin Abrams, Martin Tom, Muni Rubens, Haley Appel, Matthew Hall, Ranjini Tolakanahalli, D Jay Wieczorek, Alonso Gutierrez, Michael McDermott, Manmeet Ahluwalia, Minesh Mehta, and Rupesh Kotecha

Does Hippocampal Atrophy Correlate with Neurocognitive Outcomes One Year Following Radiotherapy? Results from a Prospective Trial, Matthew Hall, Katherine Von Werne, Muni Rubens, Rupesh Kotecha, Alexander Mohler, Yazmin Odia, Noah Kalman, Kevin Abrams, Andrew Wroe, Alonso Gutierrez, Michael Chuong, and Minesh Mehta

Evaluation of low dose rate intensity modulated proton therapy for re-irradiation of CNS malignancies, Andrew Wroe, Zachary Fellows, Tugce Kutuk, Minesh Mehta, Rupesh Kotecha, and Alonso Gutierrez

Feasibility and Initial Results of a Daily Wearable Patient-Tracking Device for Optimization of Radiation Machine Utilization and Timely Treatment Delivery, Adeel Kaiser, Lorrie Legrand, Maria Valladares, Michael Chuong, Rupesh Kotecha, Matthew Hall, Alonso Gutierrez, and Minesh Mehta

Impact of Treatment Modality on Post‐Radiation Imaging in Post‐Operative Head and Neck Cancers, Michael Chuong, Jessika Contreras, Matthew Hall, Alonso Gutierrez, Adeel Kaiser, Rupesh Kotecha, Andrew Wroe, and Noah Kalman

Longitudinal Assessment of Gross Tumor Volume in Abdominal and Pelvic Patients Undergoing MR-Guided Online Adaptive Radiotherapy as a Predictive Biomarker of Treatment Response, Kathryn Mittauer, Robert Herrera, Adeel Kaiser, Jessika Contreras, Matthew Hall, Noah Kalman, Tino Romaguera, James McCulloch, Diane Alvarez, Alonso Gutierrez, Minesh Mehta, Michael Chuong, and Rupesh Kotecha

Management of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices for Patients Receiving MR-Guided Radiotherapy: 4-Year Single Institution Experience, James McCulloch, Robert Herrera, Alonso Gutierrez, Tino Romaguera, Diane Alvarez, Rupesh Kotecha, Adeel Kaiser, Kevin Abrams, Minesh Mehta, Michael Chuong, and Kathryn Mittauer

Master Class: Role Playing Exercise as an Educational Tool for Professional Career Preparation, Minesh Mehta

Multi-Institutional Experience of MR-guided Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Adrenal Gland Metastases, Rupesh Kotecha, Robert Herrera, Tugce Kutuk, and Michael Chuong

Prophylactic Radiation Therapy versus Standard of Care for Patients with High-Risk Asymptomatic Bone Metastases: A Multicenter, Randomized Phase II Trial, Rupesh Kotecha and Zhenwei Zhang

Pulsed reduced dose rate (PRDR) intensity-modulated radiotherapy for recurrent primary central nervous system malignancies: dosimetric and clinical results, Tugce Kutuk, Nicole McAllister, Matthew Hall, Martin Tom, Haley Appel, Ranjini Tolakanahalli, Alonso Gutierrez, Yazmin Odia, Alexander Mohler, Manmeet Ahluwalia, Minesh Mehta, and Rupesh Kotecha

Quantifying Success of a Daily Multidisciplinary Huddle in Radiation Oncology, Lorrie LeGrand, Tugce Kutuk, Maria Valladares, Muni Rubens, Monique Chisem, Gabriela Quintana, Haley Appel, Michael Chuong, Matthew Hall, Jessika Contreras, Marcio Fagundes, Alonso Gutierrez, Minesh Mehta, and Rupesh Kotecha

The Impact of Smaller Thyroid Gland Volume on the Risk of Developing Post-RT Hypothyroidism in Breast Cancer Patients Requiring Comprehensive Nodal Irradiation, Rupesh Kotecha, Tugce Kutuk, Andrew Wroe, Alonso Gutierrez, Minesh Mehta, and Marcio Fagundes

Stereotactic Radiosurgery in Clinical Practice: What are the Questions We Should be Asking?, Minesh Mehta

Interesting Case Presentation: Giant Sacral Chordomas, Minesh Mehta

Brain metastases: A Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO) consensus review on current management and future directions, Manmeet Ahluwalia and Minesh Mehta

Shaping the Landscape of Brain Metastases Research, Minesh Mehta

Shaping the Landscape of Brain Metastases Research: History of Brain Metastases Trials, What are the Cooperative Groups Doing, What is the Next Generation of Brain Metastases Clinical Trials, Minesh Mehta

Shaping the Landscape of Brain Metastases Research: What Matters Most to Patients, Minesh Mehta

Providing Patients’ Tomorrow’s Care Today: Rapidly Bringing Discovery to the Bedside, Minesh Mehta

Clinical Trials Lessons Learned, Minesh Mehta

From Bench to Bedside to Beam: Radiotherapy Advances for Brain Tumors., Minesh Mehta

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Effect of frailty on hospital outcomes among patients with cancer in the United States: Results from the National Inpatient Sample, Muni Rubens, Adrian Cristian, Venkataraghavan Ramamoorthy, Anshul Saxena, Peter McGranaghan, Raees Tonse, and Emir Veledar

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Efficacy of Preoperative mFOLFIRINOX vs mFOLFIRINOX Plus Hypofractionated Radiotherapy for Borderline Resectable Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas: The A021501 Phase 2 Randomized Clinical Trial, Michael Chuong

Photon versus proton whole ventricular radiotherapy for non-germinomatous germ cell tumors: A report from the Children's Oncology Group, Matthew Hall

The Graded Prognostic Assessment (GPA) for Lung Cancer Patients with Brain Metastases: Initial Report of the Small Cell Lung Cancer GPA and Update of the Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer GPA including the Effect of Programmed Death Ligand-1 (PD-L1) and Other Prognostic Factors, Tugce Kutuk, Rupesh Kotecha, Manmeet Ahluwalia, and Minesh Mehta

Multimodality Approaches to Primary and Secondary Brain Tumors, Minesh Mehta

Radiation therapy alone versus radiation therapy plus radiofrequency ablation/vertebral augmentation for spine metastasis: trial in progress, Rupesh Kotecha, Brian Schiro, Justin Sporrer, Muni Rubens, Haley Appel, Martin Tom, and Minesh Mehta

Pearls and Pitfalls in Conducting Neuro-Oncology Trials: Reflections of Experienced Clinical Trialists, Minesh Mehta

Feasibility of Tumor Treating Fields with Pemetrexed and Platinum-Based Chemotherapy for Unresectable Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma: Single-Center, Real-World Data, Tugce Kutuk, Haley Appel, Federico Albrecht, Paul Kaywin, Suyen Ramos, Minesh Mehta, and Rupesh Kotecha

Keynote B36: Open-label study of first-line tumor treating fields (150kHz) plus pembrolizumab for non-small cell lung cancer, Rupesh Kotecha

Multi-Institutional Patterns of Use and Compliance with Tumor Treating Fields for Patients with Unresectable Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma, Tugce Kutuk and Rupesh Kotecha

Phase II Trial of Concurrent Durvalumab and Radiation Therapy for Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Pre-Planned Interim Analysis, Federico Albrecht, Rupesh Kotecha, and Zhenwei Zhang

Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis and International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Society Practice Guidelines, Rupesh Kotecha

Dose Calibration and Integral Depth Dose Correction of an Analytical Dose Calculation Algorithm for Collimated Pencil Beam Scanning Proton Therapy, Suresh Rana

Evaluation of Surface Dose Prediction Accuracy of Precision Radixact Tomotherapy Treatment Planning System Using OSL Nanodots, Shyam Pokharel, Suresh Rana, Michael Kasper, Samuel Richter, and Awens Alphonse

Investigating Dose-Average Linear Energy Transfer (LETd) in Prostate Cancer Patients with Unilateral and Bilateral Metallic Hips, Michael Kasper and Suresh Rana

Tuning an Analytical Proton Therapy Dose Calculation Algorithm form Penumbra Agreement in Collimated Pencil Beam Scanning Proton Therapy, Suresh Rana

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Impact of Frailty on Hospital Outcomes Among Patients with Lymphoid Malignancies Receiving Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in the United States, Muni Rubens, Adrian Cristian, Venkataraghavan Ramamoorthy, Marco Ruiz Andia, Anshul Saxena, Peter McGranaghan, Raees Tonse, and Emir Veledar

Real-time Adaptive Proton Radiotherapy Now, Is it Overkill?, Minesh Mehta

Future Outlook for Proton Therapy, Minesh Mehta

Predicting pulmonary toxicities from proton radiotherapy in locally advanced lung cancer patients enrolled on the Proton Collaborative Group clinical trial NCT01255748, Rupesh Kotecha

Volumetric Computation of Post-Radiotherapy Hippocampal Atrophy as a Function of Radiation Dose: Results from a Prospective Trial, Matthew Hall, Katherine Von Werne, Alexander Mohler, Rupesh Kotecha, Noah Kalman, Martin Tom, Andrew Wroe, Alonso Gutierrez, and Minesh Mehta

Induction Chemotherapy and Ablative Stereotactic Magnetic Resonance Image-Guided Adaptive Radiation Therapy for Inoperable Pancreas Cancer, Michael Chuong; Roberto Herrera; Adeel Kaiser; Muni Rubens; Tino Romaguera; Diane Alvarez; Rupesh Kotecha; Matthew Hall; James McCulloch; Antonio Ucar; Santiago Aparo; Sarah Joseph; Horacio Asbun; Ramon Jimenez; Govindarajan Narayanan; Alonso Gutierrez; and Kathryn , Mittauer

Single vs. Multi Room – What’s Best for the Future?, Suresh Rana

Estimation of the Maximum Number of Lesions Able to be Treated with Single Session Stereotactic Radiosurgery with Contemporary Planning Systems, Ranjini Tolakanahalli, D Jay Wieczorek, Matthew Hall, Martin Tom, Michael McDermott, Alonso Gutierrez, and Rupesh Kotecha

Immune checkpoint inhibitor and MR-guided radiation “booster shot” in situ tumor vaccination in patients with limited metastatic carcinoma: interim analysis of a single-arm phase 2 trial, Michael Chuong, Noah Kalman, Federico Albrecht, Paul Kaywin, Guilherme Rabinowits, Carolina Rojas, Minesh Mehta, and Rupesh Kotecha

Induction chemotherapy and ablative 5-fraction stereotactic magnetic resonance guided adaptive radiation therapy for patients with initially inoperable adenocarcinoma of the pancreas, Michael Chuong, Robert Herrera, Muni Rubens, Adeel Kaiser, Rupesh Kotecha, Matthew Hall, James McCulloch, Antonio Ucar, Fernando De Zarraga, Santiago Aparo, Horacio Asbun, Domenech Asbun, Ramon Jimenez, Govindarajan Narayanan, Tino Romaguera, Diane Alvarez, Alonso Gutierrez, and Kathryn Mittauer

How did we Arrive at the Current Mangement Standard for Malignant Glioma?, Minesh Mehta

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Phase I Study of Accelerated Hypofractionated Proton Therapy and Chemotherapy for Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Jessika Contreras

Change in Hippocampus Volume as a Function of Radiation Dose: Results from a Prospective Trial with Standardized Imaging and Morphometric Evaluation. Change in Hippocampus Volume as a Function of Radiation Dose: Results from a Prospective Trial with Standardized Imaging and Morphometric Evaluation, Matthew Hall, Yazmin Odia, Katherine Von Werne, Alexander Mohler, Rupesh Kotecha, Noah Kalman, Martin Tom, Kevin Abrams, Michael Chuong, Andrew Wroe, Alonso Gutierrez, and Minesh Mehta

Updates in CNS Tumor Trials: What Will it Take to Change Practice, Minesh Mehta

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

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

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

Radiobiology of Altered Fractionation and Proton Therapy, Minesh Mehta

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

CROSSing into New Therapies for Esophageal Cancer, Michael Chuong

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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

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

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

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

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

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

In Reply to Struikmans et al, Marcio Fagundes

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

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

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

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

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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

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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

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

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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

Boosting the Abscopal Effect Using Immunogenic Biomaterials With Varying Radiation Therapy Field Sizes, Michael Chuong

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Efficacy of Treatment With Armodafinil for Cancer-Related Fatigue in Patients With High-grade Glioma: A Phase 3 Randomized Clinical Trial, Minesh Mehta