Danny Song

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Robotic assistance for ultrasound-guided prostate brachytherapy
    Gabor Fichtinger
    Queen s University, 25 Union Street, 725 Goodwin Hall, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Med Image Anal 12:535-45. 2008
  2. pmc A multi-institutional clinical trial of rectal dose reduction via injected polyethylene-glycol hydrogel during intensity modulated radiation therapy for prostate cancer: analysis of dosimetric outcomes
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 87:81-7. 2013
  3. pmc Robotic needle guide for prostate brachytherapy: clinical testing of feasibility and performance
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 401 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Brachytherapy 10:57-63. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic body radiation therapy of lung tumors: preliminary experience using normal tissue complication probability-based dose limits
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:591-6. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Dynamic intraoperative dosimetry for prostate brachytherapy using a nonisocentric C-arm
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Brachytherapy 10:98-106. 2011
  6. pmc Point-to-volume registration of prostate implants to ultrasound
    Ehsan Dehghan
    Johns Hopkins University, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 14:615-22. 2011
  7. pmc Effects of prostate-rectum separation on rectal dose from external beam radiotherapy
    Robert C Susil
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:1251-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation therapy for prostate cancer: the role for dose escalation
    Michael J Swartz
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Compr Ther 33:216-22. 2007
  9. pmc Evaluation of safety in a radiation oncology setting using failure mode and effects analysis
    Eric C Ford
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:852-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic factors in pediatric high-grade astrocytoma: the importance of accurate pathologic diagnosis
    Russell K Hales
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 401 North Broadway, Suite 1440, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Neurooncol 99:65-71. 2010

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Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Robotic assistance for ultrasound-guided prostate brachytherapy
    Gabor Fichtinger
    Queen s University, 25 Union Street, 725 Goodwin Hall, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Med Image Anal 12:535-45. 2008
    ..Further clinical trials are necessary to determine whether the apparent benefits of the robotic assistant will lead to improvements in clinical efficacy and outcomes...
  2. pmc A multi-institutional clinical trial of rectal dose reduction via injected polyethylene-glycol hydrogel during intensity modulated radiation therapy for prostate cancer: analysis of dosimetric outcomes
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 87:81-7. 2013
    ..To characterize the effect of a prostate-rectum spacer on dose to rectum during external beam radiation therapy for prostate cancer and to assess for factors correlated with rectal dose reduction...
  3. pmc Robotic needle guide for prostate brachytherapy: clinical testing of feasibility and performance
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 401 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Brachytherapy 10:57-63. 2011
    ..Optimization of prostate brachytherapy is constrained by tissue deflection of needles and fixed spacing of template holes. We developed and clinically tested a robotic guide toward the goal of allowing greater freedom of needle placement...
  4. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic body radiation therapy of lung tumors: preliminary experience using normal tissue complication probability-based dose limits
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:591-6. 2005
    ..To assess the feasibility and toxicity of stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for patients with locally advanced or metastatic tumors in lung...
  5. doi request reprint Dynamic intraoperative dosimetry for prostate brachytherapy using a nonisocentric C-arm
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Brachytherapy 10:98-106. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Point-to-volume registration of prostate implants to ultrasound
    Ehsan Dehghan
    Johns Hopkins University, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 14:615-22. 2011
    ..8 +/- 0.9mm. With low registration error, high computational speed and no need for manual seed segmentation, our method is promising for clinical application...
  7. pmc Effects of prostate-rectum separation on rectal dose from external beam radiotherapy
    Robert C Susil
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:1251-8. 2010
    ..g., by injecting a spacer) can reduce the rectal radiation dose. Despite pilot clinical studies, no careful analysis has been done of the risks, benefits, and dosimetric effects of this practice...
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation therapy for prostate cancer: the role for dose escalation
    Michael J Swartz
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Compr Ther 33:216-22. 2007
    ..Emerging data suggest improvements in disease control with higher doses of radiation in subsets of patients with prostate cancer...
  9. pmc Evaluation of safety in a radiation oncology setting using failure mode and effects analysis
    Eric C Ford
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:852-8. 2009
    ..Failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) is a widely used tool for prospectively evaluating safety and reliability. We report our experiences in applying FMEA in the setting of radiation oncology...
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic factors in pediatric high-grade astrocytoma: the importance of accurate pathologic diagnosis
    Russell K Hales
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 401 North Broadway, Suite 1440, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Neurooncol 99:65-71. 2010
    ..Pathologic misdiagnosis should be suspected in patients who are long term survivors of a pediatric high grade astrocytoma...
  11. doi request reprint Quantification of tumor volume changes during radiotherapy for non-small-cell lung cancer
    Jana Fox
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:341-8. 2009
    ..We evaluated sequential computed tomography (CT) scans to assess the possibility of adaptively reducing treatment volumes by quantifying the tumor volume reduction occurring during a course of radiotherapy (RT)...
  12. pmc Transperineal prostate intervention: robot for fully automated MR imaging--system description and proof of principle in a canine model
    Michael Muntener
    URobotics Laboratory, Department of Urology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, JHBMC, MFL W115, 5200 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Radiology 247:543-9. 2008
    ..02 mm (range, 0.86-3.18 mm) and 2.50 mm (range, 1.45-10.54 mm), respectively. The robotic system is capable of accurate MR imaging-guided prostatic needle intervention within a standard MR imager in vivo in a canine model...
  13. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic body radiation therapy. Rationale, techniques, applications, and optimization
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins Oncology Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 18:1419-30; discussion 1430, 1432, 1435-6. 2004
    ..This article provides an overview of the rationale and results of SBRT for specific indications, descriptions of some methods of treatment delivery, and discussion of potential areas of future investigation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Robotic assistance for ultrasound guided prostate brachytherapy
    Gabor Fichtinger
    The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 10:119-27. 2007
    ..17mm) and 0.75 degrees (STD = 0.37 degrees). The needle tip placement errors measured in TRUS were 1.04mm (STD = 0.50mm). The system is in Phase-I clinical feasibility and safety trials, under Institutional Review Board approval...
  15. ncbi request reprint Localization of pelvic anatomical coordinate system using US/atlas registration for total hip replacement
    Pezhman Foroughi
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 11:871-9. 2008
    ..This technique has been evaluated using simulation, dry bone, and cadaver experiments and was able to localize the anatomical coordinate system with the accuracy of about 1 degree...
  16. doi request reprint Thoracic irradiation in the elderly
    Kristin J Redmond
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 401 North Broadway, Suite 1440, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 19:391-400. 2009
    ..Prospective data from elderly specific trials are needed to determine the optimal treatment of lung cancer and to compare innovative radiation technology with standard therapies...
  17. pmc Comparison of daily couch shifts using MVCT (TomoTherapy) and B-mode ultrasound (BAT System) during prostate radiotherapy
    Steven H Lin
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 401 North Broadway, Suite 1440, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 7:279-85. 2008
    ..These considerations need to be made when defining treatment volumes, and argue for the use of less disruptive techniques for daily prostate localization...
  18. pmc Prostate brachytherapy seed reconstruction with Gaussian blurring and optimal coverage cost
    Junghoon Lee
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 28:1955-68. 2009
    ..In a Phase-1 clinical trial, we were able to localize the implanted seeds from five intraoperative fluoroscopy images with 98.8% (STD=1.6) overall detection rate...
  19. pmc Novel Hsp90 inhibitor NVP-AUY922 radiosensitizes prostate cancer cells
    Nishant Gandhi
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Cancer Biol Ther 14:347-56. 2013
    ..0001). Our data suggest that combined RT-AUY922 therapy exhibits promising activity against prostate cancer cells, which should be investigated in clinical studies...
  20. pmc Phase I trial with a combination of docetaxel and ¹⁵³Sm-lexidronam in patients with castration-resistant metastatic prostate cancer
    Jianqing Lin
    Prostate Cancer Program, The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Urol Oncol 29:670-5. 2011
    ....
  21. pmc "MRI Stealth" robot for prostate interventions
    Dan Stoianovici
    Urology Robotics, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol 16:241-8. 2007
    ..Its multi-imager compatibility and other preclinical tests are included. The robot shows the technical feasibility of MRI-guided prostate interventions, yet its clinical utility is still to be determined...
  22. ncbi request reprint Salvage radiotherapy for rising or persistent PSA after radical prostatectomy
    Danny Y Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical College of Virginia Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Urology 60:281-7. 2002
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Respiratory motion changes of lung tumors over the course of radiation therapy based on respiration-correlated four-dimensional computed tomography scans
    Kristin J Redmond
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:1605-12. 2009
    ..To determine whether lung tumor respiratory excursion at simulation is predictive of excursion during radiation and whether phase offsets between tumor and surrogate markers are constant throughout treatment...
  24. pmc Optimal matching for prostate brachytherapy seed localization with dimension reduction
    Junghoon Lee
    Department of Electrical and Computer Eng, Johns Hopkins University, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 12:59-66. 2009
    ..It was validated on 5 phantom and 18 patient datasets, successfully localizing the seeds with detection rate of > or = 97.6% and reconstruction error of < or = 1.2 mm. This is considered to be clinically excellent performance...
  25. ncbi request reprint Perineural invasion affects biochemical recurrence-free survival in patients with prostate cancer treated with definitive external beam radiotherapy
    Hsiang Hsuan M Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21231 2410, USA
    Urology 70:111-6. 2007
    ..To assess the prognostic effect of perineural invasion (PNI) for patients undergoing external beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose escalation as treatment for clinically localized prostate cancer: is more really better?
    Theodore L DeWeese
    JAMA 294:1274-6. 2005