Ravi Shridhar

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Affiliation: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Curative treatment of esophageal cancer; an evidenced based review
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Gastrointest Cancer 44:375-84. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Lymph node harvest in esophageal cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3038-43. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Adjuvant radiation therapy and lymphadenectomy in esophageal cancer: a SEER database analysis
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1339-45. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Increased survival associated with surgery and radiation therapy in metastatic gastric cancer: a Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database analysis
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 119:1636-42. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Radiation therapy and esophageal cancer
    Ravi Shridhar
    Radiation Oncology Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 20:97-110. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Adjuvant radiation therapy increases overall survival in node-positive gastric cancer patients with aggressive surgical resection and lymph node dissection: a SEER database analysis
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33512, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:216-21. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Body mass index and survival in esophageal adenocarcinoma treated with chemoradiotherapy followed by esophagectomy
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Dr, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1296-302. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Dose escalation using a hypofractionated, intensity-modulated radiation therapy boost for localized prostate cancer: preliminary results addressing concerns of high or low alpha/beta ratio
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Clin Genitourin Cancer 7:E52-7. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Improved survival in patients with lymph node-positive gastric cancer who received preoperative radiation: an analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Cancer 117:3908-16. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Pathologic nonresponders after neoadjuvant chemoradiation for esophageal cancer demonstrate no survival benefit compared with patients treated with primary esophagectomy
    George W Dittrick
    Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:1678-84. 2012

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Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Curative treatment of esophageal cancer; an evidenced based review
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Gastrointest Cancer 44:375-84. 2013
    ..Worldwide, an estimated 482,300 new esophageal cancer cases were diagnosed with 406,800 deaths in 2008. Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and adenocarcinoma (AC) account for >90% of all esophageal cancer cases...
  2. doi request reprint Lymph node harvest in esophageal cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3038-43. 2013
    ..This study was designed to determine the effects of lymph node (LN) harvest on survival in esophageal cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiation (nCRT)...
  3. doi request reprint Adjuvant radiation therapy and lymphadenectomy in esophageal cancer: a SEER database analysis
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1339-45. 2013
    ..This study seeks to determine the effects of postoperative radiation therapy and lymphadenectomy on survival in esophageal cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Increased survival associated with surgery and radiation therapy in metastatic gastric cancer: a Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database analysis
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 119:1636-42. 2013
    ..Patients with metastatic gastric cancer have poor survival. The purpose of this study was to compare outcomes of metastatic gastric cancer patients stratified by surgery and radiation therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Radiation therapy and esophageal cancer
    Ravi Shridhar
    Radiation Oncology Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 20:97-110. 2013
    ..Although the incidence of squamous cell carcinoma has declined, the incidence of adenocarcinoma has risen due to increases in obesity and gastroesophageal reflux disease...
  6. doi request reprint Adjuvant radiation therapy increases overall survival in node-positive gastric cancer patients with aggressive surgical resection and lymph node dissection: a SEER database analysis
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33512, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:216-21. 2012
    ..To determine the outcomes of postoperative radiation therapy on survival in gastric cancer...
  7. doi request reprint Body mass index and survival in esophageal adenocarcinoma treated with chemoradiotherapy followed by esophagectomy
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Dr, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1296-302. 2012
    ..Body mass index (BMI) has been linked with inferior outcomes in gastrointestinal malignancies. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of BMI on survival in patients with esophageal adenocarcinoma...
  8. doi request reprint Dose escalation using a hypofractionated, intensity-modulated radiation therapy boost for localized prostate cancer: preliminary results addressing concerns of high or low alpha/beta ratio
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Clin Genitourin Cancer 7:E52-7. 2009
    ..The possibility that prostate cancers have a low alpha/beta ratio led to a schedule including a hypofractionated boost. The purpose of this study was to analyze the outcomes of this regimen...
  9. doi request reprint Improved survival in patients with lymph node-positive gastric cancer who received preoperative radiation: an analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database
    Ravi Shridhar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Cancer 117:3908-16. 2011
    ..In this study, the authors examined the use of preoperative RT (Pre-RT) and postoperative RT (PORT) in patients with gastric cancer from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database...
  10. doi request reprint Pathologic nonresponders after neoadjuvant chemoradiation for esophageal cancer demonstrate no survival benefit compared with patients treated with primary esophagectomy
    George W Dittrick
    Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:1678-84. 2012
    ..This study was designed to evaluate survival in pNR to NCRT compared with patients treated with primary esophagectomy (PE)...
  11. doi request reprint Outcomes associated with surgery for T4 esophageal cancer
    Jose M Pimiento
    Program of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2706-12. 2013
    ..T4 esophageal cancer often portends a dismal prognosis even after surgical resection. Historical incomplete resections and poor survival rates often make surgery palliative rather than curative...
  12. doi request reprint Extent of lymphadenectomy does not predict survival in patients treated with primary esophagectomy
    Joyce Wong
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1562-8; discussion 1569. 2013
    ..Current guidelines recommend extended lymphadenectomy in patients not receiving neoadjuvant therapy. We reviewed our single institutional experience with nodal harvest for esophageal cancer in a non-neoadjuvant therapy setting...
  13. doi request reprint Defining the learning curve for robotic-assisted esophagogastrectomy
    Jonathan M Hernandez
    Department of Surgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1346-51. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to define the learning curve for robotic-assisted esophagogastrectomy with respect to operative time, conversion rates, and patient safety...
  14. ncbi request reprint The impact of body mass index on esophageal cancer
    Joyce Y Wong
    Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa 33612, FL, USA
    Cancer Control 20:138-43. 2013
    ..Surgeons are increasingly operating on patients who are overweight or obese. The influence of obesity on surgical and oncologic outcomes has only recently been addressed. We focus this review on obesity and its impact on esophageal cancer...
  15. doi request reprint Effect of body mass index in patients undergoing resection for gastric cancer: a single center US experience
    Joyce Wong
    Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:505-11. 2014
    ..With rising obesity in the USA, the impact of body mass index (BMI) on survival in gastric cancer remains unclear...
  16. doi request reprint Stability of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fiducial marker placement for esophageal cancer target delineation and image-guided radiation therapy
    Daniel C Fernandez
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida Electronic address
    Pract Radiat Oncol 3:32-9. 2013
    ..In this study, we report on the stability of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-guided fiducial placement for esophageal cancers and utilization for radiation treatment planning and IGRT...
  17. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant or adjuvant therapy for resectable esophageal cancer: is there a standard of care?
    Khaldoun Almhanna
    Gastrointestinal Tumor Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 20:89-96. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Adjuvant radiotherapy and lymph node dissection in pancreatic cancer treated with surgery and chemotherapy
    Eric A Mellon
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida
    Cancer 120:1171-7. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effects of postoperative radiation therapy (PORT) and lymph node dissection (LND) on survival in patients with pancreatic cancer...
  19. doi request reprint High-dose-rate endorectal brachytherapy for locally advanced rectal cancer in previously irradiated patients
    Michael D Chuong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL
    Brachytherapy 12:457-62. 2013
    ..Because a favorable toxicity profile has been published for HDR endorectal brachytherapy, we evaluated this technique in patients who have previously received pelvic irradiation...
  20. doi request reprint Prognostic impact of lymph node retrieval and ratio in gastric cancer: a U.S. single center experience
    Joyce Wong
    Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:2059-66. 2013
    ..Increased lymph node (LN) retrieval for gastric cancer has been associated with improved overall survival (OS). This study examines the impact of number of examined LN (eLN) and lymph node ratio...
  21. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic therapy of neoplasia related to Barrett's esophagus and endoscopic palliation of esophageal cancer
    Shivakumar Vignesh
    Section of Endoscopic Oncology, Gastrointestinal Tumor Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 20:117-29. 2013
    ..Barrett's esophagus (BE) is the most important identifiable risk factor for the progression to esophageal adenocarcinoma...
  22. ncbi request reprint Targeting the human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 in esophageal cancer
    Khaldoun Almhanna
    Gastrointestinal Tumor Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 20:111-6. 2013
    ..In addition to presenting data on the HER2 cascade, the authors review clinical trials performed to date and also present the validated standard scoring system for HER2 overexpression in esophageal cancer...
  23. doi request reprint Initial experience from a large referral center with robotic-assisted Ivor Lewis esophagogastrectomy for oncologic purposes
    Sebastian G de la Fuente
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Florida Hospital Orlando, University of Central Florida, 2415 N Orange Ave, Suite 400, Orlando, FL 32804, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:3339-47. 2013
    ..We report our initial experience of patients undergoing robotic-assisted Ivor Lewis esophagogastrectomy (RAIL) for oncologic purposes at a large-referral center...
  24. doi request reprint Stereotactic body radiation therapy for locally advanced and borderline resectable pancreatic cancer is effective and well tolerated
    Michael D Chuong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:516-22. 2013
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  25. doi request reprint Effect of prophylactic fluconazole on oral mucositis and candidiasis during radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer
    Nikhil G Rao
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida Electronic address
    Pract Radiat Oncol 3:229-33. 2013
    ..Prophylactic fluconazole (FCZ) has been shown to reduce the incidence of candidiasis. We report our outcomes of patients with head-and-neck cancer undergoing CRT treated prophylactically with FCZ...
  26. ncbi request reprint Radiation therapy for rectal cancer: current status and future directions
    Sarah E Hoffe
    Department of Radiation Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 17:25-34. 2010
    ..Radiotherapy (RT) has improved the potential for tumor downstaging, thus enhancing sphincter preservation and local control...
  27. ncbi request reprint Nonsurgical options for hepatocellular carcinoma: evolving role of external beam radiotherapy
    Sarah E Hoffe
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 17:100-10. 2010
    ..Its incidence is expected to increase in North America secondary to the increasing incidence of patients who develop hepatitis C. Patients who ultimately develop cirrhosis have an increased risk of developing hepatocellular carcinoma...
  28. doi request reprint Evaluating dosimetric accuracy of flattening filter free compensator-based IMRT: measurements with diode arrays
    Joshua Robinson
    Department of Physics, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Med Phys 39:342-52. 2012
    ..As a first step, the authors evaluate the dosimetric accuracy of the treatment planning system (TPS) FFF beam model with compensators...