Shankar Siva

Summary

Affiliation: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An analysis of respiratory induced kidney motion on four-dimensional computed tomography and its implications for stereotactic kidney radiotherapy
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Radiat Oncol 8:248. 2013
  2. doi request reprint 18F-FDG PET provides high-impact and powerful prognostic stratification in the staging of Merkel cell carcinoma: a 15-year institutional experience
    Shankar Siva
    Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Nucl Med 54:1223-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A systematic review of stereotactic radiotherapy ablation for primary renal cell carcinoma
    Shankar Siva
    Division of Radiation Oncology and Cancer Imaging, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Vic, Australia
    BJU Int 110:E737-43. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Analysis of the impact of chest wall constraints on eligibility for a randomized trial of stereotactic body radiotherapy of peripheral stage I non-small cell lung cancer
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 56:654-60. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Implementation of a lung radiosurgery program: technical considerations and quality assurance in an Australian institution
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 56:354-61. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiotherapy for pulmonary oligometastases: a systematic review
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    J Thorac Oncol 5:1091-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Impact of post-therapy positron emission tomography on prognostic stratification and surveillance after chemoradiotherapy for cervical cancer
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Cancer 117:3981-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Validation of a 4D-PET maximum intensity projection for delineation of an internal target volume
    Jason Callahan
    Centre for Molecular Imaging, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:749-54. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Plan of the day selection for online image-guided adaptive post-prostatectomy radiotherapy
    Suki Gill
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Radiother Oncol 107:165-70. 2013
  10. doi request reprint High-resolution imaging of pulmonary ventilation and perfusion with (68)Ga-VQ respiratory gated (4-D) PET/CT
    Jason Callahan
    Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Centre for Molecular Imaging, St Andrews Place, East Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 41:343-9. 2014

Collaborators

  • Suki Gill
  • David Ball
  • Alan Herschtal
  • Jason Callahan
  • Tomas Kron
  • Rodney J Hicks
  • David Binns
  • Daniel Pham
  • Bardia Taghavi Bayat
  • Farshad Foroudi
  • Michal E Schneider
  • Michael S Hofman
  • Peter Eu
  • Keen Hun Tai
  • Michal Schneider-Kolsky
  • Mick Thompson
  • Michael Lim Joon
  • Leon Dunn
  • Yolanda Aarons

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint An analysis of respiratory induced kidney motion on four-dimensional computed tomography and its implications for stereotactic kidney radiotherapy
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Radiat Oncol 8:248. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess patterns of kidney motion and investigate potential surrogates of kidney displacement with the view of ITV verification during treatment...
  2. doi request reprint 18F-FDG PET provides high-impact and powerful prognostic stratification in the staging of Merkel cell carcinoma: a 15-year institutional experience
    Shankar Siva
    Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Nucl Med 54:1223-9. 2013
    ..Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare but aggressive skin cancer with limited evidence on the role of PET scanning. The primary aim of this study was to assess the impact of (18)F-FDG PET in the staging and management of MCC...
  3. doi request reprint A systematic review of stereotactic radiotherapy ablation for primary renal cell carcinoma
    Shankar Siva
    Division of Radiation Oncology and Cancer Imaging, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Vic, Australia
    BJU Int 110:E737-43. 2012
    ..The published evidence to date totals 126 patients worldwide. The majority of evidence is retrospective in nature. The present study adds context to the current literature by providing an overall summary of the evidence...
  4. doi request reprint Analysis of the impact of chest wall constraints on eligibility for a randomized trial of stereotactic body radiotherapy of peripheral stage I non-small cell lung cancer
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 56:654-60. 2012
    ..02 'CHISEL' study protocol excluded patients with tumours within 1 cm of the chest wall. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the implication of chest wall proximity constraints on patient eligibility, toxicity and potential accrual...
  5. doi request reprint Implementation of a lung radiosurgery program: technical considerations and quality assurance in an Australian institution
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 56:354-61. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to critically assess the technical feasibility of performing stereotactic lung radiosurgery in an Australian institution...
  6. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiotherapy for pulmonary oligometastases: a systematic review
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    J Thorac Oncol 5:1091-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this literature review is to critically assess the use of SBRT for the treatment of pulmonary metastases as judged by its effect on local control, survival, and toxicity...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of post-therapy positron emission tomography on prognostic stratification and surveillance after chemoradiotherapy for cervical cancer
    Shankar Siva
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Cancer 117:3981-8. 2011
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  8. doi request reprint Validation of a 4D-PET maximum intensity projection for delineation of an internal target volume
    Jason Callahan
    Centre for Molecular Imaging, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:749-54. 2013
    ..In this report we validate the use of 4D-PET-MIP for the delineation of target volumes in both a phantom and in patients...
  9. doi request reprint Plan of the day selection for online image-guided adaptive post-prostatectomy radiotherapy
    Suki Gill
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Radiother Oncol 107:165-70. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint High-resolution imaging of pulmonary ventilation and perfusion with (68)Ga-VQ respiratory gated (4-D) PET/CT
    Jason Callahan
    Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Centre for Molecular Imaging, St Andrews Place, East Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 41:343-9. 2014
    ..We describe here the acquisition methodology for (68)Ga-VQ respiratory gated (4-D) PET/CT and the effects of respiratory motion on image coregistration in VQ scanning...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of different breathing patterns in the same patient on stereotactic ablative body radiotherapy dosimetry for primary renal cell carcinoma: a case study
    Daniel Pham
    Radiotherapy Services, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Dosim 38:304-8. 2013
    ..4D image guided radiation therapy verification strategies should focus on not only verifying ITV margin coverage but also the effect on the surrounding organs at risk. ..
  12. pmc Ten-year results of quality assurance in radiotherapy chart round
    Bardia Taghavi Bayat
    Bendigo Base Hospital, Bendigo, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:148. 2013
    ..We present our experience collected over ten years from the use of the RANZCR audit instrument...