Edward C Halperin

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Unrelated umbilical cord blood transplantation in adult patients
    Gwynn D Long
    Bone Marrow Transplantation Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 9:772-80. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Particle therapy and treatment of cancer
    Edward C Halperin
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Lancet Oncol 7:676-85. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Should an academic radiation oncologist be allowed to "opt out" of medicare?
    Edward C Halperin
    School of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:841-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint What or who killed Alexander the Great?
    Edward C Halperin
    School of Medicine, Duke University, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 69:19-25. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of the prevalence and influence of gifts to radiation oncologists from pharmaceutical companies and medical equipment manufacturers
    Edward C Halperin
    Office of the Vice Dean, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:1477-83. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Integrating gross anatomy into a clinical oncology curriculum: the oncoanatomy course at Duke University School of Medicine
    Ann C Zumwalt
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Acad Med 82:469-74. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Prospective trial of a video educational tool for radiation oncology patients
    Carol A Hahn
    Departments of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:609-12. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Palliative radiation therapy for metastatic Ewing sarcoma
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Cancer 106:1790-3. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the relationship between the quality of prophylactic cranial radiotherapy in childhood acute leukemia and institutional experience: a Quality Assurance Review Center-Pediatric Oncology Group study
    Edward C Halperin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:1001-4. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint High-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem-cell rescue in children and adults with newly diagnosed pineoblastomas
    Sridharan Gururangan
    Brain Tumor Center at Duke and the Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:2187-91. 2003

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Unrelated umbilical cord blood transplantation in adult patients
    Gwynn D Long
    Bone Marrow Transplantation Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 9:772-80. 2003
    ..Infection was the primary cause of death. These results suggest that unrelated umbilical cord blood transplantation is a viable option for adult patients and should be explored in patients with earlier-stage disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Particle therapy and treatment of cancer
    Edward C Halperin
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Lancet Oncol 7:676-85. 2006
    ..Particle teletherapy and brachytherapy continue to show promise in some clinical situations. In the future, the insights of molecular biology might clarify the ideal particles for clinical situations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Should an academic radiation oncologist be allowed to "opt out" of medicare?
    Edward C Halperin
    School of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:841-5. 2005
    ..In this commentary, the authors offer the principal arguments in favor of and against permitting a faculty radiation oncologist to opt out. They conclude by recommending broad faculty oversight over such decisions...
  4. ncbi request reprint What or who killed Alexander the Great?
    Edward C Halperin
    School of Medicine, Duke University, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 69:19-25. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of the prevalence and influence of gifts to radiation oncologists from pharmaceutical companies and medical equipment manufacturers
    Edward C Halperin
    Office of the Vice Dean, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:1477-83. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Integrating gross anatomy into a clinical oncology curriculum: the oncoanatomy course at Duke University School of Medicine
    Ann C Zumwalt
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Acad Med 82:469-74. 2007
    ..This course is therefore favored by students, residents, and faculty as a way to supplement gross anatomy education during training for a specialty in which anatomy knowledge is essential...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prospective trial of a video educational tool for radiation oncology patients
    Carol A Hahn
    Departments of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:609-12. 2005
    ..Prospective assessment of the informational needs of radiation oncology patients and efficacy of an educational video in meeting them...
  8. ncbi request reprint Palliative radiation therapy for metastatic Ewing sarcoma
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Cancer 106:1790-3. 2006
    ..The authors reviewed the Duke University Medical Center experience to evaluate treatment response and response durability...
  9. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the relationship between the quality of prophylactic cranial radiotherapy in childhood acute leukemia and institutional experience: a Quality Assurance Review Center-Pediatric Oncology Group study
    Edward C Halperin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:1001-4. 2002
    ..We also hypothesized that QA compliance would improve as the study progressed...
  10. ncbi request reprint High-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem-cell rescue in children and adults with newly diagnosed pineoblastomas
    Sridharan Gururangan
    Brain Tumor Center at Duke and the Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:2187-91. 2003
    ..We evaluated the usefulness of a treatment regimen that included high-dose chemotherapy (HDC) with autologous stem-cell rescue (ASCR) in patients with newly diagnosed pineoblastoma (PBL)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Incidence and patterns of neuraxis metastases in children with diffuse pontine glioma
    Sridharan Gururangan
    The Brain Tumor Center at Duke, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Neurooncol 77:207-12. 2006
    ..We performed a retrospective study of patients with diffuse pontine glioma (DPG) who suffered neuraxis metastasis (NM) and characterized the incidence, clinical features, radiologic findings, and patterns of disease dissemination...
  12. ncbi request reprint Routine screening for depression in radiation oncology patients
    Carol A Hahn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 27:497-9. 2004
    ..Depression is a debilitating illness with symptoms that overlap those of cancer and radiotherapy. We sought to measure the frequency of depression in adult radiation oncology patients...
  13. pmc Kinetic modeling of tumor growth and dissemination in the craniospinal axis: implications for craniospinal irradiation
    Jeffrey J Meyer
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Radiat Oncol 1:48. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint A curious letter in the archives: Jonas Friedenwald and the new Duke University School of Medicine
    Edward C Halperin
    Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:695-8. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Medulloblastoma and birth date: evaluation of 3 U.S. datasets
    Edward C Halperin
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Arch Environ Health 59:26-30. 2004
    ..S. distribution (p = 0.54). Subgroup analysis suggests seasonality of birth dates is most significant for patients aged 5-14 yr diagnosed with medulloblastoma...
  16. doi request reprint Abraham Flexner of Kentucky, his report, Medical Education in the United States and Canada, and the historical questions raised by the report
    Edward C Halperin
    School of Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40202 3866, USA
    Acad Med 85:203-10. 2010
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Intracranial Ewing sarcoma
    Melissa A Mazur
    Department of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 45:850-6. 2005
    ..Demonstration of t(11;22)(q24;q12) by molecular analysis essentially confirms the diagnosis and enables the oncologist to choose appropriate therapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint The incidence of testicular recurrence in boys with acute leukemia treated with total body and testicular irradiation and stem cell transplantation
    Brian P Quaranta
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Cancer 101:845-50. 2004
    ..The authors studied the incidence of testicular failure in a large series of male patients who underwent SCT using either TBI and a testicular irradiation boost or chemotherapy alone...
  19. ncbi request reprint The corporate presence at oncology meetings
    Edward C Halperin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 25:535-6. 2002
  20. doi request reprint The pornographic anatomy book? The curious tale of the Anatomical Basis of Medical Practice
    Edward C Halperin
    Medical Education, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    Acad Med 84:278-83. 2009
    ..Professor Becker and his coauthors thought that they were writing a witty, engaging, and funny book. Their detractors thought the book denigrated women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Paleo-oncology: the role of ancient remains in the study of cancer
    Edward C Halperin
    School of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3085, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 47:1-14. 2004
    ..Future archeological discoveries and the application of improved diagnostic techniques may enable paleo-oncology to make further contributions to our understanding of cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint The poor, the Black, and the marginalized as the source of cadavers in United States anatomical education
    Edward C Halperin
    Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville, School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40202 3866, USA
    Clin Anat 20:489-95. 2007
    ..The physical and documentary evidence demonstrates the disproportionate use of the bodies of the poor, the Black, and the marginalized in furthering the medical education of white elites...
  23. ncbi request reprint Low-dose radiation for posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder
    Song K Kang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3085, Durham, North Carolina 27710, U S A
    Am J Clin Oncol 26:210-4. 2003
    ..These cases demonstrate that low-dose radiation for PTLD is effective for palliation and produces a durable response with no acute toxicity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Selection of patients with melanoma brain metastases for aggressive treatment
    Bobby E Harrison
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 26:354-7. 2003
    ..These criteria should be employed in selecting patients for aggressive protocol treatment, or for more protracted brain irradiation off protocol...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is the long-term survival of patients with intracranial glioblastoma multiforme overstated?
    Roger E McLendon
    Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Cancer 98:1745-8. 2003
    ..The authors hypothesized, based on the literature, that even this remarkably poor survival rate is an overstatement. They investigated this hypothesis using the the Duke University Medical Center Tumor Registry...
  26. ncbi request reprint The hidden persuaders: subtle advertising in radiation oncology
    Paul Hutchison
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 54:989-91. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint A solitary act in the Bell Building. Striking a blow for racial desegregation at a southern medical school
    Edward C Halperin
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, KY 40202 3866, USA
    Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 70:48-51. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Subspecialty training and certification for radiation oncology
    Sarah S Donaldson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5302, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 1:488-92. 2004
    ..As a result, the authors believe that subspecialty training and certification in radiation oncology is not a near-term possibility...
  29. doi request reprint Selling a medical school's name: ethical and practical dilemmas
    Jay S Loeffler
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    JAMA 300:1937-8. 2008
  30. ncbi request reprint Free speech and snake oil
    Edward C Halperin
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 57:910-1. 2003