Alexandra J Stewart

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prostate-specific antigen nadir and cancer-specific mortality following hormonal therapy for prostate-specific antigen failure
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Dana Faber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:6556-60. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The history of the smallpox vaccine
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, L2, 75, Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Infect 52:329-34. 2006
  3. pmc Dose volume histogram analysis of normal structures associated with accelerated partial breast irradiation delivered by high dose rate brachytherapy and comparison with whole breast external beam radiotherapy fields
    Alexandra J Stewart
    St Luke s Cancer Centre, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, Surrey, UK
    Radiat Oncol 3:39. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint CT computer-optimized high-dose-rate brachytherapy with surface applicator technique for scar boost radiation after breast reconstruction surgery
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Brachytherapy 4:224-9. 2005
  5. pmc Prospective clinical trial of bladder filling and three-dimensional dosimetry in high-dose-rate vaginal cuff brachytherapy
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:843-8. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of conventional radiotherapy and intensity-modulated radiotherapy for post-operative radiotherapy for primary extremity soft tissue sarcoma
    Alexandra J Stewart
    St Luke s Cancer Centre, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Surrey, UK
    Radiother Oncol 93:125-30. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Intraoperative seed placement for thoracic malignancy-A review of technique, indications, and published literature
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Department of Radiotherapy, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, England, UK
    Brachytherapy 8:63-9. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Deformable structure registration of bladder through surface mapping
    Li Xiong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Phys 33:1848-56. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Current controversies in high-dose-rate versus low-dose-rate brachytherapy for cervical cancer
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 107:908-15. 2006

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Prostate-specific antigen nadir and cancer-specific mortality following hormonal therapy for prostate-specific antigen failure
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Dana Faber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:6556-60. 2005
    ..2 ng/mL was significantly associated with prostate cancer-specific mortality (PCSM)...
  2. ncbi request reprint The history of the smallpox vaccine
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, L2, 75, Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Infect 52:329-34. 2006
    ..Eventually, this led to the eradication of smallpox in 1980. Parallels can be drawn with modern vaccination and the smallpox vaccine especially with the current intense media scrutiny of modern vaccinations...
  3. pmc Dose volume histogram analysis of normal structures associated with accelerated partial breast irradiation delivered by high dose rate brachytherapy and comparison with whole breast external beam radiotherapy fields
    Alexandra J Stewart
    St Luke s Cancer Centre, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, Surrey, UK
    Radiat Oncol 3:39. 2008
    ..To assess the radiation dose delivered to the heart and ipsilateral lung during accelerated partial breast brachytherapy using a MammoSite applicator and compare to those produced by whole breast external beam radiotherapy (WBRT)...
  4. ncbi request reprint CT computer-optimized high-dose-rate brachytherapy with surface applicator technique for scar boost radiation after breast reconstruction surgery
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Brachytherapy 4:224-9. 2005
    ..Two cases, one with a saline implant and one with a transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous flap reconstruction, illustrate the method and advantages of HDR optimization of surface applicators...
  5. pmc Prospective clinical trial of bladder filling and three-dimensional dosimetry in high-dose-rate vaginal cuff brachytherapy
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:843-8. 2008
    ..To investigate the effect of bladder filling on dosimetry and to determine the best bladder dosimetric parameter for vaginal cuff brachytherapy...
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of conventional radiotherapy and intensity-modulated radiotherapy for post-operative radiotherapy for primary extremity soft tissue sarcoma
    Alexandra J Stewart
    St Luke s Cancer Centre, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Surrey, UK
    Radiother Oncol 93:125-30. 2009
    ..This study compares 3D-conformal radiotherapy (3D-CRT) with intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) in optimising target volume coverage and minimising integral dose to organs-at-risk (OAR)...
  7. doi request reprint Intraoperative seed placement for thoracic malignancy-A review of technique, indications, and published literature
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Department of Radiotherapy, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, England, UK
    Brachytherapy 8:63-9. 2009
    ..This technique can be used intraoperatively to provide additional highly localized radiation therapy in cases where optimal oncologic margins are unattainable or to palliate unresectable disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint Deformable structure registration of bladder through surface mapping
    Li Xiong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Phys 33:1848-56. 2006
    ..We conclude that the structure registration algorithm presented works with reasonable accuracy and provides a means of calculating cumulative dose distributions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Current controversies in high-dose-rate versus low-dose-rate brachytherapy for cervical cancer
    Alexandra J Stewart
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 107:908-15. 2006
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