Holger Hof

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Stereotactic single-dose radiotherapy of lung metastases
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 183:673-8. 2007
  2. pmc Inverse planned stereotactic intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) in the treatment of incompletely and completely resected adenoid cystic carcinomas of the head and neck: initial clinical results and toxicity of treatment
    M W Münter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Radiat Oncol 1:17. 2006
  3. doi 4D-CT-based target volume definition in stereotactic radiotherapy of lung tumours: comparison with a conventional technique using individual margins
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Radiother Oncol 93:419-23. 2009
  4. ncbi Stereotactic single-dose radiotherapy (radiosurgery) of early stage nonsmall-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Holger Hof
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Radiation Oncology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer 110:148-55. 2007
  5. ncbi Effectiveness of cetuximab/gefitinib in the therapy of a sacral chordoma
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Onkologie 29:572-4. 2006
  6. doi Time- and dose-dependency of radiographic normal tissue changes of the lung after stereotactic radiotherapy
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 77:1369-74. 2010
  7. ncbi Changes in salivary gland function after radiotherapy of head and neck tumors measured by quantitative pertechnetate scintigraphy: comparison of intensity-modulated radiotherapy and conventional radiation therapy with and without Amifostine
    Marc W Munter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:651-9. 2007
  8. ncbi The use of the multislice CT for the determination of respiratory lung tumor movement in stereotactic single-dose irradiation
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiologic Diagnostics and Therapy, DKFZ German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 179:542-7. 2003
  9. doi Influence of radiotherapy treatment concept on the outcome of patients with localized ependymomas
    Stephanie E Combs
    Neuro Radiation Oncology Research Group, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:972-8. 2008
  10. ncbi Stereotactic intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and inverse treatment planning for advanced pleural mesothelioma. Feasibility and initial results
    Marc W Munter
    Clinical Cooperation Unit Radiation Oncology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 179:535-41. 2003

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi Stereotactic single-dose radiotherapy of lung metastases
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 183:673-8. 2007
    ..Stereotactic treatment approaches lead to a significant reduction of irradiated volumes, which should make pulmonary targets more accessible to radiotherapy...
  2. pmc Inverse planned stereotactic intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) in the treatment of incompletely and completely resected adenoid cystic carcinomas of the head and neck: initial clinical results and toxicity of treatment
    M W Münter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Radiat Oncol 1:17. 2006
    ..Presenting the initial clinical results in the treatment of complex shaped adenoid cystic carcinomas (ACC) of the head and neck region by inverse planned stereotactic IMRT...
  3. doi 4D-CT-based target volume definition in stereotactic radiotherapy of lung tumours: comparison with a conventional technique using individual margins
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Radiother Oncol 93:419-23. 2009
    ..To investigate the dosimetric benefit of integration of 4D-CT in the planning target volume (PTV) definition process compared to conventional PTV definition using individual margins in stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) of lung tumours...
  4. ncbi Stereotactic single-dose radiotherapy (radiosurgery) of early stage nonsmall-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Holger Hof
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Radiation Oncology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer 110:148-55. 2007
    ..The clinical results after stereotactic single-dose radiotherapy of nonsmall-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) stages I and II were evaluated...
  5. ncbi Effectiveness of cetuximab/gefitinib in the therapy of a sacral chordoma
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Onkologie 29:572-4. 2006
    ..Chordomas are rare tumors of the skull base and the spine. Treatment is difficult since conventional radiotherapy or chemotherapy have only limited effects...
  6. doi Time- and dose-dependency of radiographic normal tissue changes of the lung after stereotactic radiotherapy
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 77:1369-74. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the extent and dynamics of NTCs after radiosurgery...
  7. ncbi Changes in salivary gland function after radiotherapy of head and neck tumors measured by quantitative pertechnetate scintigraphy: comparison of intensity-modulated radiotherapy and conventional radiation therapy with and without Amifostine
    Marc W Munter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:651-9. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi The use of the multislice CT for the determination of respiratory lung tumor movement in stereotactic single-dose irradiation
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiologic Diagnostics and Therapy, DKFZ German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 179:542-7. 2003
    ..Therefore, the feasibility of a 3-D determination of respiratory lung tumor movements by the use of a multislice CT scanner was investigated...
  9. doi Influence of radiotherapy treatment concept on the outcome of patients with localized ependymomas
    Stephanie E Combs
    Neuro Radiation Oncology Research Group, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:972-8. 2008
    ..To assess the outcome of 57 patients with localized ependymomas treated with radiotherapy (RT)...
  10. ncbi Stereotactic intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and inverse treatment planning for advanced pleural mesothelioma. Feasibility and initial results
    Marc W Munter
    Clinical Cooperation Unit Radiation Oncology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 179:535-41. 2003
    ..In a feasibility study, we evaluated if inversely planned stereotactic intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) could be applied in the treatment of MPM...
  11. doi Radiochemotherapy with temozolomide as re-irradiation using high precision fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (FSRT) in patients with recurrent gliomas
    Stephanie E Combs
    Neuro Radiation Oncology Research Group, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurooncol 89:205-10. 2008
    ..To evaluate outcome after fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (FSRT) and concomitant daily temozolomide (TMZ) in patients with recurrent gliomas...
  12. ncbi Prediction of radiation-induced changes in the lung after stereotactic body radiation therapy of non-small-cell lung cancer
    Ina Kyas
    Department of Medical Physics in Radiation Oncology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:768-74. 2007
    ..To estimate the risk of radiation-induced changes in the lung before single-dose treatment (stereotactic body radiation therapy [SBRT]) of lung cancer, the quantitative dose-response and volume-response relations must be known...
  13. ncbi Radiation-induced changes of brain tissue after radiosurgery in patients with arteriovenous malformations: dose/volume-response relations
    Sabine Levegrun
    Department of Medical Physics, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 180:758-67. 2004
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  14. ncbi Quantification of lung tumor volume and rotation at 3D dynamic parallel MR imaging with view sharing: preliminary results
    Christian Plathow
    Department of Radiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Radiology 240:537-45. 2006
    ..1, 36.1 cm3 +/- 3.98, and 13.1 cm3 +/- 1.5 were calculated--yielded a root mean square error of 14%. The MR imaging-derived nodule volume and rotation during respiration could be quantified by using oriented bounding box techniques...
  15. ncbi Long-term outcome of postoperative irradiation in patients with newly diagnosed WHO grade III anaplastic gliomas
    Monika Nagy
    Department of Radiation Oncology University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Tumori 95:317-24. 2009
    ..In most analyses, WHO grade III and 1V tumors are not analyzed separately. The present analysis reports outcome after postoperative radiotherapy in patients with WHO grade III gliomas...
  16. ncbi Evaluation of salivary gland function after treatment of head-and-neck tumors with intensity-modulated radiotherapy by quantitative pertechnetate scintigraphy
    Marc W Munter
    Clinical Cooperation Unit Radiation Oncology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:175-84. 2004
    ..To evaluate salivary gland function after inversely planned stereotactic intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for tumors of the head-and-neck region using quantitative pertechnetate scintigraphy...
  17. ncbi Carbon ion radiotherapy of skull base chondrosarcomas
    Daniela Schulz-Ertner
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:171-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness and toxicity of carbon ion radiotherapy in chondrosarcomas of the skull base...
  18. ncbi Prognostic factors for brain metastases after whole brain radiotherapy. Data from a single institution
    Katharina Fleckenstein
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Mannheim University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 180:268-73. 2004
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  19. ncbi Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS): treatment option for recurrent glioblastoma multiforme (GBM)
    Stephanie E Combs
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer 104:2168-73. 2005
    ..This article describes the results of a study of stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) in the treatment of patients with recurrent malignant glioma...
  20. ncbi Stereotactic single-dose radiotherapy of stage I non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Holger Hof
    Department of Radiological Diagnostics and Therapy, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:335-41. 2003
    ..By the introduction of an extracranial stereotactic treatment technique, the amount of normal tissue in the high-dose region can be reduced, allowing the performance of single-dose treatment with high, biologically effective doses...
  21. ncbi Assessment of focal liver reaction by multiphasic CT after stereotactic single-dose radiotherapy of liver tumors
    Klaus K Herfarth
    Division of Radiation Oncology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 57:444-51. 2003
    ..To characterize and quantitatively assess focal radiation reactions in the liver after stereotactic single-dose radiotherapy for liver malignancies...
  22. ncbi Radiation-induced changes of brain tissue after radiosurgery in patients with arteriovenous malformations: correlation with dose distribution parameters
    Sabine Levegrun
    Department of Medical Physics, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:796-808. 2004
    ..To investigate the correlation of radiation-induced changes of brain tissue after radiosurgery in patients with cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) with treatment planning and dose distribution parameters...
  23. pmc Simultaneous integrated boost for adjuvant treatment of breast cancer--intensity modulated vs. conventional radiotherapy: the IMRT-MC2 trial
    Vasileios Askoxylakis
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, INF 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 11:249. 2011
    ..To what extent this might be possible without impairing treatment outcome and cosmetic results remains to be clarified...
  24. ncbi Inverse treatment planning and stereotactic intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) of the tumor and lymph node levels for nasopharyngeal carcinomas. Description of treatment technique, plan comparison, and case study
    Marc W Munter
    Department of Medical Physics, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 178:517-23. 2002
    ..The feasibility of an IMRT technique which allows treatment of the complete target volume, including the primary tumor and lymph nodes, without a beam split is described...
  25. doi Omission of axillary dissection according to ACOSOG Z0011: impact on adjuvant treatment recommendations
    Julia Aigner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1538-44. 2013
    ..This study evaluates the impact of omitting ALND on adjuvant treatment recommendations...
  26. pmc Randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effects of progressive resistance training compared to progressive muscle relaxation in breast cancer patients undergoing adjuvant radiotherapy: the BEST study
    Karin Potthoff
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg Medical Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    BMC Cancer 13:162. 2013
    ..In the BEST trial we aim to assess the effects of resistance training on fatigue, QoL and physical fitness as well as on molecular, immunological and inflammatory changes in breast cancer patients during adjuvant radiotherapy...
  27. pmc Treatment of locally advanced carcinomas of head and neck with intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) in combination with cetuximab and chemotherapy: the REACH protocol
    Gregor Habl
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, INF 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 10:651. 2010
    ..Radiation therapy (RT) is carried out as intensity-modulated RT (IMRT) to avoid higher grade acute and late toxicity by sparing of surrounding normal tissues...
  28. doi Palliative radiotherapy of retrobulbar orbit metastases due to breast cancer
    Felix Zwicker
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Onkologie 31:529-33. 2008
    ..The clinical symptoms are quite different. Impairment of vision, exophthalmus, double vision, vertigo, and pain reduce patients' quality of life...
  29. pmc Neoadjuvant chemoradiation with Gemcitabine for locally advanced pancreatic cancer
    Daniel Habermehl
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Radiat Oncol 7:28. 2012
    ..To evaluate efficacy and secondary resectability in patients with locally advanced pancreatic cancer (LAPC) treated with neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (CRT)...
  30. ncbi Therapy monitoring using dynamic MRI: analysis of lung motion and intrathoracic tumor mobility before and after radiotherapy
    Christian Plathow
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler 3, 72060, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Radiol 16:1942-50. 2006
    ..This might make the treatment of side effects possible at a very early stage. Changes of lung motion and tumor mobility are highly dependent on the tumor localization and tumor diameter...