Martin Kocher

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cologne
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of brain metastases. A report of the DEGRO Working Group on Stereotactic Radiotherapy
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Cologne, Joseph Stelzmann Str 9, 50924, Koln, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 190:521-32. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Endocrine and visual function after fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy of perioptic tumors
    M Kocher
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Strahlentherapie, Uniklinik Köln, Cologne, Deutschland
    Strahlenther Onkol 189:137-41. 2013
  3. pmc Adjuvant whole-brain radiotherapy versus observation after radiosurgery or surgical resection of one to three cerebral metastases: results of the EORTC 22952-26001 study
    Martin Kocher
    University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 29:134-41. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Randomized study of postoperative radiotherapy and simultaneous temozolomide without adjuvant chemotherapy for glioblastoma
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiotherapy, University Hospital, Cologne, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 184:572-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Biophysical analysis of the acute toxicity of radiotherapy in Hodgkin's lymphoma--a comparison between extended field and involved field radiotherapy based on the data of the German Hodgkin Study Group
    Hans Theodor Eich
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:860-5. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy and radical resection for advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity. Outcome of 134 patients
    Hans Theodor Eich
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 184:23-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of target point deviations on control and complication probabilities in stereotactic radiosurgery of AVMs and metastases
    Harald Treuer
    Department of Stereotaxy and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Germany
    Radiother Oncol 81:25-32. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Pineal parenchymal tumors. Management with interstitial iodine-125 radiosurgery
    Mohammad Maarouf
    Department of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 62, Koln, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 186:127-34. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Linac radiosurgery versus whole brain radiotherapy for brain metastases. A survival comparison based on the RTOG recursive partitioning analysis
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 180:263-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Phase I/II trial of simultaneous whole-brain irradiation and dose-escalating topotecan for brain metastases
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiotherapy, University of Cologne, Joseph Stelzmann Strasse 9, 50924 Köln, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 181:20-5. 2005

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of brain metastases. A report of the DEGRO Working Group on Stereotactic Radiotherapy
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Cologne, Joseph Stelzmann Str 9, 50924, Koln, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 190:521-32. 2014
    ..It considers existing international guidelines and details them where appropriate...
  2. doi request reprint Endocrine and visual function after fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy of perioptic tumors
    M Kocher
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Strahlentherapie, Uniklinik Köln, Cologne, Deutschland
    Strahlenther Onkol 189:137-41. 2013
    ..To find out whether the use of stereotactic techniques for fractionated radiotherapy reduces toxicity to the endocrine and visual system in patients with benign perioptic tumors...
  3. pmc Adjuvant whole-brain radiotherapy versus observation after radiosurgery or surgical resection of one to three cerebral metastases: results of the EORTC 22952-26001 study
    Martin Kocher
    University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 29:134-41. 2011
    ..This European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer phase III trial assesses whether adjuvant whole-brain radiotherapy (WBRT) increases the duration of functional independence after surgery or radiosurgery of brain metastases...
  4. doi request reprint Randomized study of postoperative radiotherapy and simultaneous temozolomide without adjuvant chemotherapy for glioblastoma
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiotherapy, University Hospital, Cologne, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 184:572-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of simultaneous postoperative temozolomide radiochemotherapy in glioblastoma patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Biophysical analysis of the acute toxicity of radiotherapy in Hodgkin's lymphoma--a comparison between extended field and involved field radiotherapy based on the data of the German Hodgkin Study Group
    Hans Theodor Eich
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:860-5. 2005
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy and radical resection for advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity. Outcome of 134 patients
    Hans Theodor Eich
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 184:23-9. 2008
    ..After successful phase II trials, the following therapy regimen for resectable advanced oral carcinoma was applied...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of target point deviations on control and complication probabilities in stereotactic radiosurgery of AVMs and metastases
    Harald Treuer
    Department of Stereotaxy and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Germany
    Radiother Oncol 81:25-32. 2006
    ..Determination of the impact of inaccuracies in the determination and setup of the target point in stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) on the expectable complication and control probabilities...
  8. doi request reprint Pineal parenchymal tumors. Management with interstitial iodine-125 radiosurgery
    Mohammad Maarouf
    Department of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 62, Koln, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 186:127-34. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of interstitial radiosurgery (IRS) for pineal parenchymal tumors (PPTs)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Linac radiosurgery versus whole brain radiotherapy for brain metastases. A survival comparison based on the RTOG recursive partitioning analysis
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 180:263-7. 2004
    ..The prognostic factors derived from the RTOG recursive partitioning analysis (RPA) provide a framework that allows a nonrandomized comparison of the two modalities...
  10. ncbi request reprint Phase I/II trial of simultaneous whole-brain irradiation and dose-escalating topotecan for brain metastases
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiotherapy, University of Cologne, Joseph Stelzmann Strasse 9, 50924 Köln, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 181:20-5. 2005
    ..v. topotecan application simultaneously with whole-brain irradiation (WBRT) was conducted to estimate toxicity, maximum tolerated dose and survival in patients with inoperable brain metastases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Alpha/beta ratio for arteriovenous malformations estimated from obliteration rates after fractionated and single-dose irradiation
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Radiother Oncol 71:109-14. 2004
    ..We used outcome data from single-dose and fractionated radiotherapy for AVM to approach this problem...
  12. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and toxicity of postoperative temozolomide radiochemotherapy in malignant glioma
    Martin Kocher
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Koln, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 181:157-63. 2005
    ..To evaluate the feasibility, safety and efficacy of daily temozolomide concurrent with postoperative radiotherapy in malignant glioma...
  13. doi request reprint Comparison of stereotactic brachytherapy (125 iodine seeds) with stereotactic radiosurgery (LINAC) for the treatment of singular cerebral metastases
    Maximilian I Ruge
    Department of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 187:7-14. 2011
    ..To compare stereotactic brachytherapy (SBT) with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for treating singular cerebral metastases, regarding feasibility, complications, cerebral disease control, and survival...
  14. ncbi request reprint Esthesioneuroblastoma in childhood and adolescence. Better prognosis with multimodal treatment?
    Hans Theodor Eich
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 181:378-84. 2005
    ..To investigate the influence of radio- and chemotherapy, the treatment and course of the disease in children and adolescents with ENB were analyzed retrospectively...
  15. pmc Neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy for esophageal cancer: impact on extracapsular lymph node involvement
    Ralf Metzger
    Department of General, Visceral and Cancer Surgery, Center for Integrated Oncology, University Hospital of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 62, Cologne, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 16:1986-92. 2010
    ..To assess the effects of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (CRT) on the presence of extracapsular lymph node involvement (LNI) and its prognostic value in patients with resected esophageal cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of intensified hyperfractionated and accelerated radiotherapy and concurrent chemotherapy with carboplatin and 5-fluorouracil: updated results of a randomized multicentric trial in advanced head-and-neck cancer
    Robert Semrau
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 64:1308-16. 2006
    ..In a subgroup analysis the influence of pretherapeutical hemoglobin level (p-Hb) on survival under locoregional control (SLC) was tested...
  17. ncbi request reprint Radiation exposure of extracranial organs at risk during stereotactic linac radiosurgery
    Mohammad Maarouf
    Department of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 181:463-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this first study on patients was to determine the radiation exposure of organs at risk and assess the risk for late effects including secondary tumors and/or hereditary disorders after stereotactic Linac radiosurgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic LINAC radiosurgery for incompletely resected or recurrent atypical and anaplastic meningiomas
    Mustapha El-Khatib
    Department of Stereotaxy and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 153:1761-7. 2011
    ..We evaluated the efficacy of linear accelerator (LINAC) radiosurgery for atypical and anaplastic meningiomas after incomplete resection or treatment of recurrences...
  19. pmc Differentiation of local tumor recurrence from radiation-induced changes after stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of brain metastasis: case report and review of the literature
    Philipp Kickingereder
    Department for Stereotaxy and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Kerpener Str 62, 50937 Cologne, Germany
    Radiat Oncol 8:52. 2013
    ..In order to solve this relevant clinical problem non-invasively, advanced MRI techniques and amino acid positron-emission-tomography (PET) are increasingly used...
  20. ncbi request reprint Linear accelerator radiosurgery for pituitary macroadenomas: a 7-year follow-up study
    Juergen Voges
    Department of Stereotaxy and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Cancer 107:1355-64. 2006
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Centralized radiation oncologic review of cross-sectional imaging of Hodgkin's disease leads to significant changes in required involved field-results of a quality assurance program of the German Hodgkin Study Group
    Hans Theodor Eich
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:1121-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of the present investigation was to assess the feasibility of such a procedure and its impact on the final definition of disease extension and patient treatment...
  22. pmc Histomorphologic tumor regression and lymph node metastases determine prognosis following neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy for esophageal cancer: implications for response classification
    Paul M Schneider
    Department of Visceral and Vascular Surgery, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Ann Surg 242:684-92. 2005
    ..We sought to quantitatively and objectively evaluate histomorphologic tumor regression and establish a relevant prognostic regression classification system for esophageal cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic linear accelerater-based radiosurgery for the treatment of patients with glomus jugulare tumors
    Mohammad Maarouf
    Department of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Cancer 97:1093-8. 2003
    ..The authors present the results of a study on 12 of 14 consecutively admitted patients who were treated using linear accelerator-based radiosurgery (LINAC-RS), an innovative method for the treatment of GJT...