Bridget F Koontz

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Carcinoma of the urethra: radiation oncology
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 22710, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 37:459-66. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Phase 1 trial of neoadjuvant radiation therapy before prostatectomy for high-risk prostate cancer
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke Cancer Institute, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 87:88-93. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Radiation therapy for prostate cancer
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 22:483-94. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Impact of primary Gleason grade on risk stratification for Gleason score 7 prostate cancers
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke Prostate Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:200-3. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Feasibility study of an intensity-modulated radiation model for the study of erectile dysfunction
    Bridget F Koontz
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Sex Med 8:411-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Dosimetric and radiobiologic comparison of 3D conformal versus intensity modulated planning techniques for prostate bed radiotherapy
    Bridget F Koontz
    Departments of Radiation Oncology and Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Med Dosim 34:256-60. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Predicting participation in and successful outcome of a penile rehabilitation programme using a phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor with a vacuum erection device after radical prostatectomy
    Masaki Kimura
    Division of Urologic Surgery, Department of Surgery and Duke Prostate Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    BJU Int 110:E931-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Role of oxidative stress in a rat model of radiation-induced erectile dysfunction
    Masaki Kimura
    Division of Urologic Surgery, Department of Surgery and Duke Prostate Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Sex Med 9:1535-49. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Use of local (111)in-capromab pendetide scan results to predict outcome after salvage radiotherapy for prostate cancer
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:358-61. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Morbidity and prostate-specific antigen control of external beam radiation therapy plus low-dose-rate brachytherapy boost for low, intermediate, and high-risk prostate cancer
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Brachytherapy 8:191-6. 2009

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Carcinoma of the urethra: radiation oncology
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 22710, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 37:459-66. 2010
    ..Although literature is limited to case reports because of the rarity of the disease, the markedly improved results compared with older results of surgery with or without radiation warrant consideration...
  2. doi request reprint Phase 1 trial of neoadjuvant radiation therapy before prostatectomy for high-risk prostate cancer
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke Cancer Institute, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 87:88-93. 2013
    ..To evaluate, in a phase 1 study, the safety of neoadjuvant whole-pelvis radiation therapy (RT) administered immediately before radical prostatectomy in men with high-risk prostate cancer...
  3. doi request reprint Radiation therapy for prostate cancer
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 22:483-94. 2013
    ..Herein we briefly discuss the indications, results, and complications associated with brachytherapy and external beam radiotherapy, when used as monotherapy and in combination with each other or androgen deprivation...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of primary Gleason grade on risk stratification for Gleason score 7 prostate cancers
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke Prostate Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:200-3. 2012
    ..To evaluate the primary Gleason grade (GG) in Gleason score (GS) 7 prostate cancers for risk of non-organ-confined disease with the goal of optimizing radiotherapy treatment option counseling...
  5. doi request reprint Feasibility study of an intensity-modulated radiation model for the study of erectile dysfunction
    Bridget F Koontz
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Sex Med 8:411-8. 2011
    ..Preclinical studies of radiotherapy (RT) induced erectile dysfunction (ED) have been limited by radiation toxicity when using large fields...
  6. doi request reprint Dosimetric and radiobiologic comparison of 3D conformal versus intensity modulated planning techniques for prostate bed radiotherapy
    Bridget F Koontz
    Departments of Radiation Oncology and Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Med Dosim 34:256-60. 2009
    ..Because of relatively low doses given to the bladder and rectum, there was no statistically significant improvement in NTCP between the 3D conformal and IMRT plans...
  7. doi request reprint Predicting participation in and successful outcome of a penile rehabilitation programme using a phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor with a vacuum erection device after radical prostatectomy
    Masaki Kimura
    Division of Urologic Surgery, Department of Surgery and Duke Prostate Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    BJU Int 110:E931-8. 2012
    ..Notably, there was a primary surgeon difference, which had a trend for predicting outcome of the rehabilitation among the participants, implying their surgical technique and follow-up might influence success of the rehabilitation...
  8. doi request reprint Role of oxidative stress in a rat model of radiation-induced erectile dysfunction
    Masaki Kimura
    Division of Urologic Surgery, Department of Surgery and Duke Prostate Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Sex Med 9:1535-49. 2012
    ..Aims.  To investigate role of oxidative stress after prostate-confined irradiation in a rat model of radiation-induced ED...
  9. doi request reprint Use of local (111)in-capromab pendetide scan results to predict outcome after salvage radiotherapy for prostate cancer
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:358-61. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the role of prostate bed (111)In-capromab pendetide scan findings to predict response to salvage radiotherapy (RT)...
  10. doi request reprint Morbidity and prostate-specific antigen control of external beam radiation therapy plus low-dose-rate brachytherapy boost for low, intermediate, and high-risk prostate cancer
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Brachytherapy 8:191-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine cancer control and morbidity of external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) plus low-dose-rate (LDR) BT boost in patients with prostate cancer treated at Duke University Health System...
  11. doi request reprint Robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy is not associated with early postoperative radiation therapy
    Junzo Chino
    Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    BJU Int 104:1496-500. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Radiation-induced erectile dysfunction using prostate-confined modern radiotherapy in a rat model
    Masaki Kimura
    Division of Urologic Surgery, Department of Surgery and Duke Prostate Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Sex Med 8:2215-26. 2011
    ..The mechanisms of radiation-induced erectile dysfunction (ED) are unclear, as clinical studies are limited, and previous animal models were based on wide-field irradiation, which does not model current radiotherapy (RT) techniques...
  13. doi request reprint Elective irradiation of pelvic lymph nodes during postprostatectomy salvage radiotherapy
    Drew Moghanaki
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Cancer 119:52-60. 2013
    ..One treatment-intensification strategy includes elective irradiation of the pelvic lymph nodes with whole pelvis radiotherapy (WPRT)...
  14. ncbi request reprint External beam radiation therapy for clinically localized prostate cancer: when and how we optimize with concurrent hormonal deprivation
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Arch Esp Urol 64:858-64. 2011
    ..This review discusses the clinical trial data regarding combination of androgen deprivation and radiation and provides recommendations for its use in men undergoing radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer...
  15. doi request reprint Utilization trends at a multidisciplinary prostate cancer clinic: initial 5-year experience from the Duke Prostate Center
    Suzanne Biehn Stewart
    Division of Urology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Urol 187:103-8. 2012
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  16. ncbi request reprint Preoperative radiotherapy and bevacizumab for angiosarcoma of the head and neck: two case studies
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Head Neck 30:262-6. 2008
    ..Given the vascular nature of angiosarcoma and the need for better treatment of this disease, we investigated the concurrent use of bevacizumab with preoperative radiotherapy for head and neck angiosarcoma...
  17. ncbi request reprint Combined-modality therapy versus radiotherapy alone for treatment of early-stage Hodgkin's disease: cure balanced against complications
    Bridget F Koontz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:605-11. 2006
    ..This retrospective study compares the long-term results of STNI with CMT using modestly reduced RT dose in the treatment of early-stage HD...
  18. 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...
  19. doi request reprint Effects of nonlinear aerobic training on erectile dysfunction and cardiovascular function following radical prostatectomy for clinically localized prostate cancer
    Lee W Jones
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA Electronic address
    Eur Urol 65:852-5. 2014
    ..There were no group differences in other markers of CV risk profile or PROs. In summary, nonlinear AT does not improve ED in men with localized prostate cancer in the acute period following RP...