Penny R Anderson

Summary

Affiliation: Fox Chase Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Soft tissue sarcomas treated with postoperative external beam radiotherapy with and without low-dose-rate brachytherapy
    Stephen F Andrews
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:475-80. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Low complication rates are achievable after postmastectomy breast reconstruction and radiation therapy
    Penny R Anderson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:1080-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Parity confers better prognosis in older women with early-stage breast cancer treated with breast-conserving therapy
    Penny R Anderson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 5:225-31. 2004
  4. pmc Five-year local control in a phase II study of hypofractionated intensity modulated radiation therapy with an incorporated boost for early stage breast cancer
    Gary M Freedman
    Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:888-93. 2012
  5. pmc Impact of the radiation boost on outcomes after breast-conserving surgery and radiation
    Colin Murphy
    Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:69-76. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Five-year results of whole breast intensity modulated radiation therapy for the treatment of early stage breast cancer: the Fox Chase Cancer Center experience
    Lanea M M Keller
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:881-7. 2012
  7. pmc Young age is not associated with increased local recurrence for DCIS treated by breast-conserving surgery and radiation
    Aruna Turaka
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    J Surg Oncol 100:25-31. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Postmastectomy chest wall radiation to a temporary tissue expander or permanent breast implant--is there a difference in complication rates?
    Penny R Anderson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:81-5. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic space invasion is not an independent predictor of outcomes in early stage breast cancer treated by breast-conserving surgery and radiation
    Gary M Freedman
    Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Breast J 18:415-9. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint History of smoking is associated with younger age at diagnosis of breast cancer
    Mathew C Abramowitz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Breast J 16:344-9. 2010

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Soft tissue sarcomas treated with postoperative external beam radiotherapy with and without low-dose-rate brachytherapy
    Stephen F Andrews
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:475-80. 2004
    ..The hypothesis was that higher doses from postoperative BT plus EBRT would improve local tumor control...
  2. ncbi request reprint Low complication rates are achievable after postmastectomy breast reconstruction and radiation therapy
    Penny R Anderson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:1080-7. 2004
    ..To report our institution's experience of complications and cosmetic results among patients who underwent modified radical mastectomy followed by reconstruction and radiation therapy (RT)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Parity confers better prognosis in older women with early-stage breast cancer treated with breast-conserving therapy
    Penny R Anderson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 5:225-31. 2004
    ..Parity can be considered a prognostic factor in elderly patients with early-stage breast cancer, and therefore may be used as a tool for identifying patients who may benefit from a more aggressive treatment approach...
  4. pmc Five-year local control in a phase II study of hypofractionated intensity modulated radiation therapy with an incorporated boost for early stage breast cancer
    Gary M Freedman
    Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:888-93. 2012
    ..We report the 5-year results of a phase II study of intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), hypofractionation, and incorporated boost that shortened treatment time to 4 weeks...
  5. pmc Impact of the radiation boost on outcomes after breast-conserving surgery and radiation
    Colin Murphy
    Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:69-76. 2011
    ..We examined the impact of radiation tumor bed boost parameters in early-stage breast cancer on local control and cosmetic outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Five-year results of whole breast intensity modulated radiation therapy for the treatment of early stage breast cancer: the Fox Chase Cancer Center experience
    Lanea M M Keller
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:881-7. 2012
    ..To report the 5-year outcomes using whole-breast intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) for the treatment of early-stage-breast cancer at the Fox Chase Cancer Center...
  7. pmc Young age is not associated with increased local recurrence for DCIS treated by breast-conserving surgery and radiation
    Aruna Turaka
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    J Surg Oncol 100:25-31. 2009
    ..We report local recurrence (LR) after breast-conserving surgery and radiation (BCS + RT) for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) to determine outcomes for patients aged <or=40 years compared with older women...
  8. doi request reprint Postmastectomy chest wall radiation to a temporary tissue expander or permanent breast implant--is there a difference in complication rates?
    Penny R Anderson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:81-5. 2009
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  9. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic space invasion is not an independent predictor of outcomes in early stage breast cancer treated by breast-conserving surgery and radiation
    Gary M Freedman
    Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Breast J 18:415-9. 2012
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  10. ncbi request reprint History of smoking is associated with younger age at diagnosis of breast cancer
    Mathew C Abramowitz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Breast J 16:344-9. 2010
    ..Further efforts to clarify potential reasons for any racial differences and lower utilization of breast conservation with smoking are warranted...
  11. pmc Breast intensity-modulated radiation therapy reduces time spent with acute dermatitis for women of all breast sizes during radiation
    Gary M Freedman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:689-94. 2009
    ..To study the time spent with radiation-induced dermatitis during a course of radiation therapy for breast cancer in women treated with conventional or intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)...
  12. doi request reprint Does axillary boost increase lymphedema compared with supraclavicular radiation alone after breast conservation?
    Shelly B Hayes
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:1449-55. 2008
    ..To determine independent predictors of lymphedema (LE) after breast radiotherapy and to quantify added risks of LE from regional node irradiation (RNI)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) decreases acute skin toxicity for women receiving radiation for breast cancer
    Gary M Freedman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:66-70. 2006
    ..Our hypothesis is that measures to decrease dose inhomogeneity within the breast and skin with IMRT will improve acute skin toxicity...
  14. pmc Locoregional recurrence of triple-negative breast cancer after breast-conserving surgery and radiation
    Gary M Freedman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 7701 Burholme Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Cancer 115:946-51. 2009
    ..The results of radiation on the local control of triple receptor-negative breast cancer (negative estrogen [ER], progesterone [PR], and HER-2/neu receptors) was studied...
  15. ncbi request reprint Risk of positive nonsentinel nodes in women with 1-2 positive sentinel nodes related to age and molecular subtype approximated by receptor status
    Gary M Freedman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    Breast J 20:358-63. 2014
    ..Several high risk groups with >15% risk for having ≥4 positive nodes were identified. Further data is needed to confirm that ACOSOG Z0011 results are equally applicable to all molecular phenotypes. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Importance of physical examination in the absence of a mammographic abnormality for the detection of early-stage breast cancer
    Hasmik Diratzouian
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 6:330-3. 2005
    ..A recent trial called into question the efficacy of breast self-examination. We studied the characteristics and outcome of women in whom physical examination (PE) was their sole method of breast cancer detection...
  17. pmc Health states of women after conservative surgery and radiation for breast cancer
    Gary M Freedman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 121:519-26. 2010
    ..These health states are comparable to the adult female U.S. population. These data will provide valuable patient utility information for informing decision analyses investigating new treatments in women with breast cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Four-week course of radiation for breast cancer using hypofractionated intensity modulated radiation therapy with an incorporated boost
    Gary M Freedman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:347-53. 2007
    ..This is an inconvenience to many women, and for some a barrier for breast conservation. We present the acute toxicity of a 4-week course of hypofractionated radiation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Routine mammography is associated with earlier stage disease and greater eligibility for breast conservation in breast carcinoma patients age 40 years and older
    Gary M Freedman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, the Breast Evaluation Center, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Cancer 98:918-25. 2003
    ..The current study analyzed the impact of mammography in the staging and treatment of breast carcinoma...
  20. ncbi request reprint Re-excision of margins before breast radiation-diagnostic or therapeutic?
    Derek B Chism
    Department of Radiation Oncology, North Shore Medical Center, Peabody, MA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:1416-21. 2006
    ..To identify factors in breast cancer patients that predict the pathologic results of re-excision for close or positive margins and to determine the effect on local control...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pattern of local recurrence after conservative surgery and whole-breast irradiation
    Gary M Freedman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 61:1328-36. 2005
    ..We analyzed the long-term risk of recurrence by area of the breast after whole-breast irradiation...
  22. doi request reprint Effect of bra use during radiation therapy for large-breasted women: Acute toxicity and treated heart and lung volumes
    Lanea M M Keller
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Pract Radiat Oncol 3:9-15. 2013
    ..We report our experience using a bra during radiation in large-breasted women and its effect on acute toxicity and heart and lung dosimetry...
  23. ncbi request reprint The role of radiation therapy in locally advanced endometrial cancer
    Penny R Anderson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 16:152-7. 2006
    ..In addition, this article reviews the current data and treatment approaches using radiation therapy in the management of these high-risk patients...