Filippo Alongi

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Clinico Humanitas
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi 11C Choline PET Guided Salvage Radiotherapy with Volumetric Modulation Arc Therapy and Hypofractionation for Recurrent Prostate Cancer after HIFU Failure: Preliminary Results of Tolerability and Acute Toxicity
    F Alongi
    Department of Radiotherapy, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 13:395-401. 2014
  2. ncbi Hypofractionation with VMAT versus 3DCRT in post-operative patients with prostate cancer
    Filippo Alongi
    Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, 20089, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Anticancer Res 33:4537-43. 2013
  3. pmc Volumetric modulated arc therapy with flattening filter free beams for isolated abdominal/pelvic lymph nodes: report of dosimetric and early clinical results in oligometastatic patients
    Filippo Alongi
    IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Radiation Oncology Dept, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 7:204. 2012
  4. doi Moderate hypofractionation and simultaneous integrated boost with volumetric modulated arc therapy (RapidArc) for prostate cancer. Report of feasibility and acute toxicity
    F Alongi
    Department of Radiotherapy, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, 20089, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Strahlenther Onkol 188:990-6. 2012
  5. doi Prospective phase II trial of cetuximab plus VMAT-SIB in locally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Feasibility and tolerability in elderly and chemotherapy-ineligible patients
    F Alongi
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, 20098, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    Strahlenther Onkol 188:49-55. 2012
  6. doi Megavoltage CT images of helical tomotherapy unit for radiation treatment simulation: impact on feasibility of treatment planning in a prostate cancer patient with bilateral femoral prostheses
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery Department, Humanitas Cancer Center, IRCCS Istituto ClinicoHumanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 97:221-4. 2011
  7. doi Can magnetic resonance image-guided focused ultrasound surgery replace local oncology treatments? A review
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 97:259-64. 2011
  8. doi Hypofractionated adjuvant radiotherapy with helical tomotherapy after radical prostatectomy: planning data and toxicity results of a Phase I-II study
    Cesare Cozzarini
    Department of Radiotherapy, and Scientifc Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 88:26-33. 2008
  9. doi Clinical factors predicting late severe urinary toxicity after postoperative radiotherapy for prostate carcinoma: a single-institute analysis of 742 patients
    Cesare Cozzarini
    Department of Radiotherapy, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:191-9. 2012
  10. doi Dose-volume relationships for acute bowel toxicity in patients treated with pelvic nodal irradiation for prostate cancer
    Claudio Fiorino
    Department of Medical Physics, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:29-35. 2009

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Publications48

  1. ncbi 11C Choline PET Guided Salvage Radiotherapy with Volumetric Modulation Arc Therapy and Hypofractionation for Recurrent Prostate Cancer after HIFU Failure: Preliminary Results of Tolerability and Acute Toxicity
    F Alongi
    Department of Radiotherapy, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 13:395-401. 2014
    ..The findings of low acute toxicity is encouraging, but longer follow-up is needed to assess late toxicity and definitive outcomes. ..
  2. ncbi Hypofractionation with VMAT versus 3DCRT in post-operative patients with prostate cancer
    Filippo Alongi
    Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, 20089, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Anticancer Res 33:4537-43. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Volumetric modulated arc therapy with flattening filter free beams for isolated abdominal/pelvic lymph nodes: report of dosimetric and early clinical results in oligometastatic patients
    Filippo Alongi
    IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Radiation Oncology Dept, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 7:204. 2012
    ..Here we reported dosimentric and early clinical data of SBRT and FFF delivery in isolated lymph node oligometastatic patients...
  4. doi Moderate hypofractionation and simultaneous integrated boost with volumetric modulated arc therapy (RapidArc) for prostate cancer. Report of feasibility and acute toxicity
    F Alongi
    Department of Radiotherapy, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, 20089, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Strahlenther Onkol 188:990-6. 2012
    ..In the present study, the acute toxicity profiles for prostate patients treated with simultaneous integrated boost (SIB) with volumetric modulated arcs in a hypofractionated regime are reported...
  5. doi Prospective phase II trial of cetuximab plus VMAT-SIB in locally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Feasibility and tolerability in elderly and chemotherapy-ineligible patients
    F Alongi
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, 20098, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    Strahlenther Onkol 188:49-55. 2012
    ..The primary end point was the assessment of acute toxicity and the feasibility of the combined approach...
  6. doi Megavoltage CT images of helical tomotherapy unit for radiation treatment simulation: impact on feasibility of treatment planning in a prostate cancer patient with bilateral femoral prostheses
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery Department, Humanitas Cancer Center, IRCCS Istituto ClinicoHumanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 97:221-4. 2011
    ..Since there have been few reports on the use of MVCT images to overcome the problem of hip prosthesis artefacts, a brief literature review was also carried out...
  7. doi Can magnetic resonance image-guided focused ultrasound surgery replace local oncology treatments? A review
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 97:259-64. 2011
    ..More precisely, the advantages/disadvantages of MRgFUS compared to other local approaches such as surgery and radiotherapy are discussed in detail...
  8. doi Hypofractionated adjuvant radiotherapy with helical tomotherapy after radical prostatectomy: planning data and toxicity results of a Phase I-II study
    Cesare Cozzarini
    Department of Radiotherapy, and Scientifc Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 88:26-33. 2008
    ..To report on planning and toxicity findings of hypofractionated adjuvant radiotherapy with helical Tomotherapy (HTT) after radical prostatectomy (RP) for prostate carcinoma (pCa)...
  9. doi Clinical factors predicting late severe urinary toxicity after postoperative radiotherapy for prostate carcinoma: a single-institute analysis of 742 patients
    Cesare Cozzarini
    Department of Radiotherapy, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:191-9. 2012
    ..To investigate the clinical factors independently predictive of long-term severe urinary sequelae after postprostatectomy radiotherapy...
  10. doi Dose-volume relationships for acute bowel toxicity in patients treated with pelvic nodal irradiation for prostate cancer
    Claudio Fiorino
    Department of Medical Physics, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:29-35. 2009
    ..To find correlation between dose-volume histograms (DVHs) of the intestinal cavity (IC) and moderate-severe acute bowel toxicity in men with prostate cancer treated with pelvic nodal irradiation...
  11. doi Phase I-II study of hypofractionated simultaneous integrated boost with tomotherapy for prostate cancer
    Nadia Di Muzio
    Department of Radiotherapy, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:392-8. 2009
    ..To report planning and acute toxicity data of the first 60 patients treated within a Phase I-II study with moderate hypofractionation by image-guided helical tomotherapy...
  12. pmc Phase I-II study of hypofractionated simultaneous integrated boost using volumetric modulated arc therapy for adjuvant radiation therapy in breast cancer patients: a report of feasibility and early toxicity results in the first 50 treatments
    Marta Scorsetti
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 7:145. 2012
    ..To report results in terms of feasibility and early toxicity of hypofractionated simultaneous integrated boost (SIB) approach with Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT) as adjuvant treatment after breast-conserving surgery...
  13. doi Long-term local control achieved after hypofractionated stereotactic body radiotherapy for adrenal gland metastases: a retrospective analysis of 34 patients
    Marta Scorsetti
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery Department, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Humanitas Cancer Center, Via Manzoni 56, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Acta Oncol 51:618-23. 2012
    ..To describe feasibility, tolerability and clinical outcomes of stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) in the treatment of adrenal metastases in 34 consecutive cancer patients...
  14. ncbi Volumetric modulated arc therapy with flattening filter free (FFF) beams for stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) in patients with medically inoperable early stage non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Pierina Navarria
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery Department, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Milan, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 107:414-8. 2013
    ..Current data were compared against a cohort of patients previously treated with advanced conformal techniques (3DCRT) based on conformal arcs...
  15. ncbi Helical tomotherapy for scalp recurrence of primary eccrine mucinous adenocarcinoma
    Micaela Motta
    Radiotherapy Department, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 95:832-5. 2009
    ..This experience suggests a possible role of 18FDG-PET/CT-guided helical tomotherapy as an alternative to repeated and frequently demolitive surgery approaches...
  16. pmc Feasibility and early clinical assessment of flattening filter free (FFF) based stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) treatments
    Marta Scorsetti
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milano, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 6:113. 2011
    ..To test feasibility and safety of clinical usage of Flattening Filter Free (FFF) beams for delivering ablative stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) doses to various tumor sites, by means of Varian TrueBeamâ„¢ (Varian Medical Systems)...
  17. ncbi Inflammatory pseudotumor of mediastinum treated with tomotherapy and monitored with FDG-PET/CT: case report and literature review
    Filippo Alongi
    Institute of Molecular Bioimaging and Physiology National Research Council, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 96:322-6. 2010
    ..The first FDG-PET/CT after treatment confirmed further reduction of the metabolic activity followed by stable disease in the mediastinum, with no new occurrence of disease 16, 24 and 30 months after tomotherapy...
  18. doi Is stereotactic body radiation therapy an attractive option for unresectable liver metastases? A preliminary report from a phase 2 trial
    Marta Scorsetti
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery Department, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:336-42. 2013
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of high-dose stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) in the treatment of unresectable liver metastases...
  19. doi Stereotactic body radiation therapy for abdominal targets using volumetric intensity modulated arc therapy with RapidArc: feasibility and clinical preliminary results
    Marta Scorsetti
    IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milano, Italy
    Acta Oncol 50:528-38. 2011
    ..To report early clinical experience in stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) delivered using volumetric intensity modulated arc therapy with RapidArc (RA) in patients with primary or metastatic tumours at abdominal sites...
  20. pmc Stereotactic body radiation therapy for liver tumours using flattening filter free beam: dosimetric and technical considerations
    Pietro Mancosu
    IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano Milano, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 7:16. 2012
    ..To report the initial institute experience in terms of dosimetric and technical aspects in stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) delivered using flattening filter free (FFF) beam in patients with liver lesions...
  21. doi Can volumetric modulated arc therapy with flattening filter free beams play a role in stereotactic body radiotherapy for liver lesions? A volume-based analysis
    Giacomo Reggiori
    IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Med Phys 39:1112-8. 2012
    ..To compare volumetric modulated arc therapy with flattening filter free (FFF) and flattening filter (FF) beams in patients with hepatic metastases subject to hypofractionated radiotherapy (RT)...
  22. doi Predictors of acute bowel toxicity in patients treated with IMRT whole pelvis irradiation after prostatectomy
    Lucia Perna
    Medical Physics, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 97:71-5. 2010
    ..Whole pelvis irradiation with IMRT (WPRT-IMRT) after prostatectomy is efficient in reducing acute toxicity: however, a number of patients still experience moderate acute bowel toxicity...
  23. doi IMRT significantly reduces acute toxicity of whole-pelvis irradiation in patients treated with post-operative adjuvant or salvage radiotherapy after radical prostatectomy
    Filippo Alongi
    Department of Radiotherapy, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 93:207-12. 2009
    ..To investigate the role of IMRT in reducing the risk of acute genito-urinary (GU), upper gastrointestinal (uGI) and lower gastrointestinal (lGI) toxicity following whole-pelvis irradiation (WPRT) after radical prostatectomy...
  24. doi Physics aspects of prostate tomotherapy: planning optimization and image-guidance issues
    Claudio Fiorino
    Medical Physics, S Raffaele Institute, Milano, Italy
    Acta Oncol 47:1309-16. 2008
    ..To review planning and image-guidance aspects of more than 3 years experience in the treatment of prostate cancer with Helical Tomotherapy (HT)...
  25. doi Need for high radiation dose (>or=70 gy) in early postoperative irradiation after radical prostatectomy: a single-institution analysis of 334 high-risk, node-negative patients
    Cesare Cozzarini
    Department of Radiotherapy, Scientific Institute Hospital San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:966-74. 2009
    ..To determine the clinical benefit of high-dose early adjuvant radiotherapy (EART) in high-risk prostate cancer (hrCaP) patients submitted to radical retropubic prostatectomy plus pelvic lymphadenectomy...
  26. ncbi Postoperative radiotherapy in prostate cancer: acquired certainties and still open issues. A review of recent literature
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Tumori 97:1-8. 2011
    ....
  27. doi Modeling set-up error by daily MVCT for prostate adjuvant treatment delivered in 20 fractions: Implications for the assessment of the optimal correction strategies
    Sara Broggi
    Medical Physics, IRCCS S Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 93:246-52. 2009
    ..To optimise image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT) approaches in set-up error correction for hypofractionated adjuvant treatment of prostate cancer using helical tomotherapy (HT)...
  28. doi Anatomical and clinical predictors of acute bowel toxicity in whole pelvis irradiation for prostate cancer with Tomotherapy
    Barbara Longobardi
    Medical Physics, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 101:460-4. 2011
    ..Assessing predictors of acute bowel toxicity after whole-pelvis irradiation (WPRT) Image-guided Tomotherapy with simultaneous integrated boost on prostate/prostate bed...
  29. pmc Dosimetric impact of inter-observer variability for 3D conformal radiotherapy and volumetric modulated arc therapy: the rectal tumor target definition case
    Francesca Lobefalo
    Radiation Oncology Department, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 8:176. 2013
    ..To assess the dosimetric effect induced by inter-observer variability in target definition for 3D-conformal RT (3DCRT) and volumetric modulated arc therapy by RapidArc (RA) techniques for rectal cancer treatment...
  30. pmc Large volume unresectable locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer: acute toxicity and initial outcome results with rapid arc
    Marta Scorsetti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Milano Rozzano, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 5:94. 2010
    ..To report acute toxicity, initial outcome results and planning therapeutic parameters in radiation treatment of advanced lung cancer (stage III) with volumetric modulated arcs using RapidArc (RA)...
  31. pmc Review and uses of stereotactic body radiation therapy for oligometastases
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery Department, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, 20089 Rozzano, Italy
    Oncologist 17:1100-7. 2012
    ..This article reviews the radiobiologic, technical, and clinical aspects of SBRT for various anatomical sites...
  32. doi Vertebral metastases reirradiation with volumetric-modulated arc radiotherapy
    Pierina Navarria
    Radiation Oncology Department, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 102:416-20. 2012
    ..To assess the feasibility, acute toxicity, clinical improvement, local control and survival for spinal metastatic patients re-irradiated using volumetric-modulated-arc-radiotherapy (VMAT)...
  33. doi Anatomy driven optimization strategy for total marrow irradiation with a volumetric modulated arc therapy technique
    Pietro Mancosu
    Radiation Oncology Dept, Humanitas Cancer Center, Milano Rozzano, Italy
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 13:3653. 2012
    ..A clinical protocol started in our department in October 2010...
  34. ncbi Adenoid cystic carcinoma of trachea treated with adjuvant hypofractionated tomotherapy. Case report and literature review
    Filippo Alongi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Istituto Scientifico Fondazione San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 94:121-5. 2008
    ..We demonstrate that tomotherapy permits an increase in the dose per fraction without important acute adverse effects. At 24 months' follow-up, our patient shows no evidence of disease with negative histological findings...
  35. doi Evidence of limited motion of the prostate by carefully emptying the rectum as assessed by daily MVCT image guidance with helical tomotherapy
    Claudio Fiorino
    Medical Physics, S Raffaele Institute, Milano, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:611-7. 2008
    ..To assess setup and organ motion error by means of analysis of daily megavoltage computed tomography (MVCT) of patients treated with hypofractionated helical tomotherapy (71.4-74.2 Gy in 28 fractions)...
  36. ncbi [11C]choline-PET-guided helical tomotherapy and estramustine in a patient with pelvic-recurrent prostate cancer: local control and toxicity profile after 24 months
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 96:613-7. 2010
    ..A disease-free survival of 24 months, in the absence of any type of systemic therapy, is uncommon in metastatic prostate cancer. The therapeutic approach of the case report is discussed and a literature review on the issue is presented...
  37. ncbi Stereotactic body radiotherapy (sbrt) in lung oligometastatic patients: role of local treatments
    Pierina Navarria
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, Clinical Institute Humanitas Cancer Center, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 9:91. 2014
    ....
  38. ncbi Consolidation radiotherapy for a rare case of extranodal mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue non-Hodgkin's lymphoma synchronous with prostate adenocarcinoma
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy Unit, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 96:498-502. 2010
    ..In fact, at an advanced stage of the disease, a chemotherapy regimen with additional consolidation radiotherapy could be an effective strategy, as in all other lymphomas...
  39. doi Interplay effects between dose distribution quality and positioning accuracy in total marrow irradiation with volumetric modulated arc therapy
    Pietro Mancosu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano, Milan 20089, Italy
    Med Phys 40:111713. 2013
    ..To evaluate the dosimetric consequences of inaccurate isocenter positioning during treatment of total marrow (lymph-node) irradiation (TMI-TMLI) using volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT)...
  40. doi Overall and disease-free survival greater than 12 years in metastatic non-small cell lung cancer after linear accelerator-based stereotactic radiosurgery for solitary brain metastasis
    Marta Scorsetti
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, Humanitas Cancer Center, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas Rozzano, Italy
    Tumori 98:31e-34e. 2012
    ..In addition to the case reports, we present a brief literature review on this topic...
  41. pmc Early clinical experience with volumetric modulated arc therapy in head and neck cancer patients
    Marta Scorsetti
    Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Radiation Oncology Dept, Milan Rozzano, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 5:93. 2010
    ..To report about early clinical experience in radiation treatment of head and neck cancer of different sites and histology by volumetric modulated arcs with the RapidArc technology...
  42. ncbi Significant reduction of acute toxicity following pelvic irradiation with helical tomotherapy in patients with localized prostate cancer
    Cesare Cozzarini
    Department of Radiotherapy, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, 20132 Milan, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 84:164-70. 2007
    ..To assess and quantify the possible benefit deriving from IMRT with Helical Tomotherapy (HTT) delivery to the pelvic nodal area in patients with prostate cancer in terms of reduction of acute and late toxicities...
  43. doi Temozolomide combined with radiotherapy in the treatment of recurrent cranial meningioma previously treated with multiple surgical resections and two sessions of radiosurgery: a case report and literature review
    Marta Scorsetti
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 98:67e-71e. 2012
    ..We discuss the case comparing our approach with other experiences reported in the literature...
  44. doi Will SBRT replace conventional radiotherapy in patients with low-intermediate risk prostate cancer? A review
    Stefano Arcangeli
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery Department, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Humanitas Cancer Center, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 84:101-8. 2012
    ..Emerging data show the safety and efficacy of this treatment modality in prostate cancer. Preclinical data, clinical experience, and challenges are reviewed and discussed...
  45. doi Remission of refractory neurosarcoidosis treated with brain radiotherapy: a case report and a literature review
    Micaela Motta
    Radiotherapy, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Via Olgettina 60, Milan, Italy
    Neurologist 14:120-4. 2008
    ..The patient experienced a good clinical response to cranial irradiation. We review the literature on this subject...
  46. doi Salvage therapy of intraprostatic failure after radical external-beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer: a review
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery, Humanitas Cancer Center, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Milan, Rozzano, Italy
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 88:550-63. 2013
    ..Furthermore, all available salvage treatment options after a radiation therapy local failure are presented and thoroughly discussed. ..
  47. ncbi Combining independent studies of diagnostic fluorodeoxyglucose positron-emission tomography and computed tomography in mediastinal lymph node staging for non-small cell lung cancer
    Filippo Alongi
    Radiotherapy, Istituto Scientifico San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 92:327-33. 2006
    ..A statistical pooling method was used to perform a quantitative meta-analysis aimed at demonstrating the potential advantage of one of these two methods...