Andrew S Kennedy

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A first report of radioembolization for hepatic metastases from ocular melanoma
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, North Carolina 27518, USA
    Cancer Invest 27:682-90. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Computer modeling of yttrium-90-microsphere transport in the hepatic arterial tree to improve clinical outcomes
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:631-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Radioembolization (yttrium-90 microspheres) for primary and metastatic hepatic malignancies
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Cancer J 16:163-75. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Integrating radioembolization into the treatment paradigm for metastatic neuroendocrine tumors in the liver
    Andrew Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, North Carolina 27518, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:393-8. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Radioembolization for the treatment of liver tumors general principles
    Andrew Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:91-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Integrating radioembolization ((90)Y microspheres) into current treatment options for liver tumors: introduction to the international working group report
    Andrew Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:81-90. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Treatment parameters and outcome in 680 treatments of internal radiation with resin 90Y-microspheres for unresectable hepatic tumors
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:1494-500. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Resin 90Y-microsphere brachytherapy for unresectable colorectal liver metastases: modern USA experience
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27511, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:412-25. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Pathologic response and microdosimetry of (90)Y microspheres in man: review of four explanted whole livers
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27511, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 60:1552-63. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Radioembolization for unresectable neuroendocrine hepatic metastases using resin 90Y-microspheres: early results in 148 patients
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27511, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:271-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint A first report of radioembolization for hepatic metastases from ocular melanoma
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, North Carolina 27518, USA
    Cancer Invest 27:682-90. 2009
    ..Yttrium-90 microspheres (radioembolization) delivered via the hepatic artery is an established and effective approach for primary and metastatic hepatic tumors, although (90)Y use in OM has not been reported previously...
  2. doi request reprint Computer modeling of yttrium-90-microsphere transport in the hepatic arterial tree to improve clinical outcomes
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:631-7. 2010
    ..However, no data are available regarding the impact of local blood flow dynamics on (90)Y-microsphere transport and distribution in the human hepatic arterial system...
  3. doi request reprint Radioembolization (yttrium-90 microspheres) for primary and metastatic hepatic malignancies
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Cancer J 16:163-75. 2010
    ..Patients with hepatocellular cancer, neuroendocrine tumors, and other primary sites, including breast and lung, have also shown promising response and survival increases in multi-institutional experiences...
  4. doi request reprint Integrating radioembolization into the treatment paradigm for metastatic neuroendocrine tumors in the liver
    Andrew Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, North Carolina 27518, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:393-8. 2012
    ..Benefits of this intervention seem to extend from use in early lines of treatment to salvage of refractory disease. Radioembolization also offers a potential somatostatin analog-sparing effect in symptomatic disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Radioembolization for the treatment of liver tumors general principles
    Andrew Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:91-9. 2012
    ..The expanding literature on radioembolization shows that this is an effective treatment for the management of both primary and metastatic tumors...
  6. doi request reprint Integrating radioembolization ((90)Y microspheres) into current treatment options for liver tumors: introduction to the international working group report
    Andrew Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:81-90. 2012
    ..This task has been undertaken by a group of the most experienced clinicians in radioembolization from multiple disciplines involved in this therapy...
  7. doi request reprint Treatment parameters and outcome in 680 treatments of internal radiation with resin 90Y-microspheres for unresectable hepatic tumors
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27518, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:1494-500. 2009
    ..Radiation-induced liver disease (RILD) is rare after RE; however, greater understanding of radiation-related factors leading to serious liver toxicity is needed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Resin 90Y-microsphere brachytherapy for unresectable colorectal liver metastases: modern USA experience
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27511, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:412-25. 2006
    ..High doses of radiation were delivered to tumors from permanently implanted 90Y microspheres, delivered through the hepatic arterial vessels...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pathologic response and microdosimetry of (90)Y microspheres in man: review of four explanted whole livers
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27511, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 60:1552-63. 2004
    ..We present an analysis of 4 explanted livers previously treated with (90)Y microsphere agents (glass or resin). One tumor nodule was analyzed with submillimeter three-dimensional microdosimetry...
  10. doi request reprint Radioembolization for unresectable neuroendocrine hepatic metastases using resin 90Y-microspheres: early results in 148 patients
    Andrew S Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC 27511, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:271-9. 2008
    ..The use of 90Y-microspheres to treat unresectable liver metastases originating from a variety of neuroendocrine tumors was reviewed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Resin 90Y microsphere activity measurements for liver brachytherapy
    William A Dezarn
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, North Carolina 27518, USA
    Med Phys 34:1896-900. 2007
    ..Careful characterization of the local activity measurement standard is recommended instead of simply accepting the calibration value of the dose calibrator manufacturer...
  12. doi request reprint Incidence of radiation pneumonitis after hepatic intra-arterial radiotherapy with yttrium-90 microspheres assuming uniform lung distribution
    Riad Salem
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:431-8. 2008
    ..To assess the incidence of clinical and imaging radiation pneumonitis (RP) in a cohort of patients treated with >30 Gy cumulative lung dose (CLD) using Y90 microspheres...
  13. doi request reprint 90Y Radioembolization for metastatic neuroendocrine liver tumors: preliminary results from a multi-institutional experience
    Thomas K Rhee
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Surg 247:1029-35. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint Use of yttrium-90 microspheres in the treatment of unresectable hepatic metastases from breast cancer
    Douglas M Coldwell
    Department of Radiology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:800-4. 2007
    ..High doses of radiation were delivered to tumors from these permanently implanted yttrium-90 ((90)Y) microspheres, delivered through the hepatic arterial vessels...
  15. ncbi request reprint Radioembolization with 90Y microspheres: angiographic and technical considerations
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:571-92. 2007
    ..Furthermore, the principles described here apply to all liver-directed transarterial therapies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) for liver metastases secondary to colorectal adenocarcinoma
    James S Welsh
    Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:S62-73. 2006
    ..It is FDA approved for liver metastases secondary to colorectal carcinoma and is under investigation for treatment of other liver malignancies, such as hepatocellular carcinoma and neuroendocrine malignancies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Yttrium-90 microsphere therapy for hepatic malignancy: devices, indications, technical considerations, and potential complications
    Ravi Murthy
    Interventional Radiology Section, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 325, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Radiographics 25:S41-55. 2005
    ..Effective use of these devices requires knowledge of the accumulated clinical experience and a dedicated multidisciplinary effort to ensure optimal outcomes and avoid therapy-specific life-threatening complications...
  18. ncbi request reprint Radiation absorbed dose distribution in a patient treated with yttrium-90 microspheres for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Mehrdad Sarfaraz
    Radiation Oncology Department, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Med Phys 31:2449-53. 2004
    ..The mean tumor and liver doses were 163 and 58 Gy, respectively...
  19. ncbi request reprint Physical aspects of yttrium-90 microsphere therapy for nonresectable hepatic tumors
    Mehrdad Sarfaraz
    University of Maryland Medical System, 22 S Greene Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Med Phys 30:199-203. 2003
    ..The average exposure rates at 1 m from the patients and on contact just anterior to the liver were 6 and 135 uSv/h, respectively. The special physics and dosimetry protocol developed for this procedure is presented...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxicity of docetaxel (Taxotere) used as a single agent and in combination with radiation in human gastric, cervical and pancreatic cancer cells
    Elizabeth K Balcer-Kubiczek
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland School of Medicine and Greenebaum Cancer Center, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Chemotherapy 52:231-40. 2006
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