John R Adler

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A new age of peer reviewed scientific journals
    John R Adler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Surg Neurol Int 3:145. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The future of robotics in radiosurgery
    John R Adler
    Stanford University, Stanford, California, and Varian Medical Systems, Inc, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 72:8-11. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Toward an expanded view of radiosurgery
    John R Adler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5327, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1374-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Visual field preservation after multisession cyberknife radiosurgery for perioptic lesions
    John R Adler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:244-54; discussion 244-54. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Nonisocentric radiosurgical rhizotomy for trigeminal neuralgia
    John R Adler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:A84-90. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery of the postoperative resection cavity for brain metastases: prospective evaluation of target margin on tumor control
    Clara Y H Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5847, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:336-42. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Normal tissue complication probability estimation by the Lyman-Kutcher-Burman method does not accurately predict spinal cord tolerance to stereotactic radiosurgery
    Megan E Daly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:2025-32. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery yields long-term control for benign intradural, extramedullary spinal tumors
    Sean Sachdev
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Cancer Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:533-9; discussion 539. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of spinal metastases recurring in close proximity to previously irradiated spinal cord
    Clara Y H Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:499-506. 2010
  10. doi request reprint What is the optimal treatment of large brain metastases? An argument for a multidisciplinary approach
    Clara Y H Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5847, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:688-93. 2012

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Publications73

  1. pmc A new age of peer reviewed scientific journals
    John R Adler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Surg Neurol Int 3:145. 2012
    ..The methodologies of peer review have undeniably served medicine well and helped to usher in unimaginable advances in human health. Despite such illustrious history, the winds of change are in the air...
  2. doi request reprint The future of robotics in radiosurgery
    John R Adler
    Stanford University, Stanford, California, and Varian Medical Systems, Inc, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 72:8-11. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, the timeless allure of a truly noninvasive, yet highly effective, therapy promises that further refinements in robotic radiosurgery will be forthcoming well into the future...
  3. ncbi request reprint Toward an expanded view of radiosurgery
    John R Adler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5327, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1374-6. 2004
    ..We therefore define radiosurgery as a procedure that involves the active participation of a surgeon and in which spatially accurate and highly conformal doses of radiation are targeted at well-defined structures with an ablative intent...
  4. ncbi request reprint Visual field preservation after multisession cyberknife radiosurgery for perioptic lesions
    John R Adler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:244-54; discussion 244-54. 2006
    ..The current retrospective study is intended to help address these shortcomings...
  5. doi request reprint Nonisocentric radiosurgical rhizotomy for trigeminal neuralgia
    John R Adler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:A84-90. 2009
    ..In this single-institution prospective study, we evaluated clinical outcomes in a group of TN patients who underwent lesioning with seemingly optimized nonisocentric radiosurgical parameters...
  6. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery of the postoperative resection cavity for brain metastases: prospective evaluation of target margin on tumor control
    Clara Y H Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5847, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:336-42. 2012
    ..We examined the outcomes of postoperative resection cavity SRS to determine the effect of adding a 2-mm margin around the resection cavity on local failure (LF) and toxicity...
  7. doi request reprint Normal tissue complication probability estimation by the Lyman-Kutcher-Burman method does not accurately predict spinal cord tolerance to stereotactic radiosurgery
    Megan E Daly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:2025-32. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery yields long-term control for benign intradural, extramedullary spinal tumors
    Sean Sachdev
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Cancer Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:533-9; discussion 539. 2011
    ..Although a growing body of evidence supports its role in the treatment of malignant spinal lesions, a much less extensive dataset exists for treatment of benign spinal tumors...
  9. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of spinal metastases recurring in close proximity to previously irradiated spinal cord
    Clara Y H Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:499-506. 2010
    ..As the spinal cord tolerance often precludes reirradiation with conventional techniques, local recurrence within a previously irradiated field presents a treatment challenge...
  10. doi request reprint What is the optimal treatment of large brain metastases? An argument for a multidisciplinary approach
    Clara Y H Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5847, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:688-93. 2012
    ..Our goal was to improve local control (LC) by using multimodality therapy of surgery and adjuvant SRS targeting the resection cavity...
  11. doi request reprint Tolerance of the spinal cord to stereotactic radiosurgery: insights from hemangioblastomas
    Megan E Daly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5847, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 80:213-20. 2011
    ..To evaluate spinal cord dose-volume effects, we present a retrospective review of stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) treatments for spinal cord hemangioblastomas...
  12. doi request reprint Management of intracranial and extracranial chordomas with CyberKnife stereotactic radiosurgery
    Bowen Jiang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1101-6. 2012
    ..Poor control is associated with complex multiple surgical resections, long delay between initial resection and CK therapy, and recurrently aggressive disease uncontrolled by prior radiation...
  13. doi request reprint CyberKnife stereotactic radiosurgery for the treatment of intramedullary spinal cord metastases
    Anand Veeravagu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1273-7. 2012
    ..With fewer sessions than conventional radiation and less morbidity than surgery, we feel radiosurgery is appropriate for the palliative treatment of these lesions...
  14. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery as the primary treatment for new and recurrent paragangliomas: is open surgical resection still the treatment of choice?
    Robert E Lieberson
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    World Neurosurg 77:745-61. 2012
    ..Paragangliomas (PGs) or glomus tumors are rare, and publications comparing treatment alternatives are few. We sought to analyze our experience with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), review the literature, and develop treatment guidelines...
  15. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery of cranial nonvestibular schwannomas: results of single- and multisession radiosurgery
    Clara Y H Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:1200-8; discussion 1208. 2011
    ..Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) offers a non-invasive treatment alternative. The efficacy and safety of multi-session SRS of nonvestibular cranial schwannomas has not been well studied...
  16. doi request reprint Frameless image guided robotic radiosurgery of arteriovenous malformation localized on spatially correlated digital subtraction and C-arm CT angiography images
    Dimitre Hristov
    Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5847, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 2:252-4. 2010
    ..During delivery, a robotic linear accelerator tracked the target based on localization with frequent stereoscopic x-ray imaging. This case demonstrates that a frameless approach to AVM radiosurgery is possible...
  17. doi request reprint Cyberknife stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of atypical (WHO grade II) cranial meningiomas
    Clara Y H Choi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:1180-8. 2010
    ..The optimal management of subtotally resected atypical meningiomas is unknown...
  18. doi request reprint Radiation therapy and CyberKnife radiosurgery in the management of craniopharyngiomas
    Marco Lee
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 24:E4. 2008
    ..The authors discuss the role of radiation therapy in the management of these tumors, and more specifically, the role of CyberKnife SRS...
  19. doi request reprint Cyberknife for brain metastases of malignant melanoma and renal cell carcinoma
    Wendy Hara
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford Cancer Center, 875 Blake Wilbur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5847, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:A26-32. 2009
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of CyberKnife (Accuray, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA) stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for patients with brain metastases of malignant melanoma and renal cell carcinoma...
  20. doi request reprint Excellent local control with stereotactic radiotherapy boost after external beam radiotherapy in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Wendy Hara
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5847, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:393-400. 2008
    ..To determine long-term outcomes in patients receiving stereotactic radiotherapy (SRT) as a boost after external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Management of pediatric intracranial arteriovenous malformations: experience with multimodality therapy
    Tim E Darsaut
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5325, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:540-56; discussion 556. 2011
    ..Successful management of pediatric arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) often requires a balanced application of embolization, surgery, and radiosurgery...
  22. doi request reprint Predictors of peritumoral edema after stereotactic radiosurgery of supratentorial meningiomas
    Chirag G Patil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Hospital, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:435-40; discussion 440-2. 2008
    ..Potential predictors of postradiosurgical peritumoral edema, including parasagittal tumor location, tumor size, and treatment dose, were evaluated...
  23. doi request reprint Multimodality treatment of posterior fossa arteriovenous malformations
    Michael E Kelly
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5327, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:1152-61. 2008
    ..The authors present their experience with multimodality treatment of 76 posterior fossa AVMs, with an emphasis on Spetzler-Martin Grades III-V AVMs...
  24. ncbi request reprint Survival following CyberKnife radiosurgery and hypofractionated radiotherapy for newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme
    John D Lipani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 7:249-55. 2008
    ..A larger prospective analysis that compares CyberKnife SRS and hypofractionated radiotherapy to focal EBRT is warranted...
  25. ncbi request reprint Preliminary visual field preservation after staged CyberKnife radiosurgery for perioptic lesions
    Christopher J Pham
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:799-810; discussion 810-2. 2004
    ..We describe a consecutive series of patients with meningiomas and pituitary adenomas abutting the anterior visual pathways who were treated with staged, image-guided radiosurgery...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cochlea radiation dose correlates with hearing loss after stereotactic radiosurgery of vestibular schwannoma
    Melanie G Hayden Gephart
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    World Neurosurg 80:359-63. 2013
    ..We conducted a retrospective, dosimetric study to evaluate the relationship between hearing loss after stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and the dose-volume of irradiated cochlea...
  27. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery of the postoperative resection cavity for brain metastases
    Scott G Soltys
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:187-93. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze results of adjuvant stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) targeted at resection cavities of brain metastases without whole-brain irradiation (WBI)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Image-guided robotic radiosurgery for spinal metastases
    Iris C Gibbs
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5847, USA
    Radiother Oncol 82:185-90. 2007
    ..To determine the effectiveness and safety of image-guided robotic radiosurgery for spinal metastases...
  29. doi request reprint CyberKnife radiosurgery for the management of skull base and spinal chondrosarcomas
    Bowen Jiang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University, CA 94305, USA
    J Neurooncol 114:209-18. 2013
    ..07). Lesions not candidates for single fraction SRS may be treated with hypofractionated SRS without increased risk for radiation necrosis...
  30. ncbi request reprint A study of the accuracy of cyberknife spinal radiosurgery using skeletal structure tracking
    Anthony K Ho
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5304, USA
    Neurosurgery 60:ONS147-56; discussion ONS156. 2007
    ..The Xsight system localizes spinal targets by direct reference to the adjacent vertebral elements. This study sought to measure the accuracy of Xsight spine tracking and provide a qualitative assessment of overall system performance...
  31. ncbi request reprint Fast generation of digitally reconstructed radiographs using attenuation fields with application to 2D-3D image registration
    Daniel B Russakoff
    Department of Computer Science, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 24:1441-54. 2005
    ..The registration accuracy and robustness of the two methods is virtually identical whereas the execution speed using AF-DRRs is an order of magnitude faster...
  32. doi request reprint Multisession stereotactic radiosurgery for vestibular schwannomas: single-institution experience with 383 cases
    Ake Hansasuta
    Division of Neurological Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Neurosurgery 69:1200-9. 2011
    ..Single-session stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) treatment of vestibular schwannomas results in excellent tumor control. It is not known whether functional outcomes can be improved by fractionating the treatment over multiple sessions...
  33. ncbi request reprint Patterns of patient movement during frameless image-guided radiosurgery
    Martin J Murphy
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 55:1400-8. 2003
    ..We have analyzed the target position records for all of these cases to assess the frequency, magnitude, and case-by-case patterns of patient movement...
  34. doi request reprint Delayed radiation-induced myelopathy after spinal radiosurgery
    Iris C Gibbs
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5847, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:A67-72. 2009
    ..We report a case series of 6 patients treated with radiosurgery who developed delayed myelopathy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgical treatment of cranial and spinal hemangioblastomas
    Jason M Moss
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 65:79-85; discussion 85. 2009
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of stereotactic radiosurgery for glomus jugulare tumors
    Michael Lim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 17:E11. 2004
    ..To add to the available information, the authors report their experience with the application of linear accelerator (LINAC) or CyberKnife modalities in 13 patients with 16 tumors...
  37. doi request reprint Technique for targeting arteriovenous malformations using frameless image-guided robotic radiosurgery
    Dimitre Hristov
    Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5847, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:1232-40. 2011
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Cyberknife stereotactic radiosurgical rhizotomy for trigeminal neuralgia: anatomic and morphological considerations
    John D Borchers
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:A91-5. 2009
    ..To search for correlations between specific anatomic, geometric, and morphological properties of the trigeminal nerve and the success of radiosurgical treatment and elimination of facial hypesthesia as a complication...
  39. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife radiosurgical rhizotomy for the treatment of atypical trigeminal nerve pain
    Chirag G Patil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5327, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 23:E9. 2007
    ..This study represents the first report of the treatment of atypical TN with frameless CyberKnife stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Radiosurgery for glomus jugulare tumors
    Michael Lim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 6:419-23. 2007
    ..Our results support radiosurgery as an effective and safe method of treatment for glomus jugulare tumors with low morbidity as evidenced by a larger number of patients and long term follow-up...
  41. doi request reprint Trigeminal neuralgia treatment dosimetry of the Cyberknife
    Anthony Ho
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Med Dosim 37:42-6. 2012
    ..Monte Carlo calculation algorithm may be useful in deriving the dose necessary for trigeminal neuralgia treatments...
  42. ncbi request reprint Multisession cyberknife stereotactic radiosurgery of large, benign cranial base tumors: preliminary study
    Francesco Tuniz
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 65:898-907; discussion 907. 2009
    ..Sunnyvale, CA)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery using CT cisternography and non-isocentric planning for the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia
    Michael Lim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5327, USA
    Comput Aided Surg 11:11-20. 2006
    ..We present our preliminary experience with 29 trigeminal neuralgia patients treated with the frameless CyberKnife using X-ray image-guided targeting, a novel CT method for target definition, and non-isocentric planning...
  44. doi request reprint Cyberknife radiosurgery for trigeminal schwannomas
    Gordon T Sakamoto
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:A14-8. 2009
    ..The CyberKnife (Accuray, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA) is a frameless, robotic stereotactic radiosurgical system. In this series, we report our experience using the CyberKnife in the treatment of TS...
  45. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of linear accelerator stereotactic radiosurgery in treating glomus jugulare tumors
    Michael Lim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, Room R 225, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 2:261-5. 2003
    ..Our results continue to support radiosurgery as a suitable form of treatment for glomus jugulare tumors as evidenced by results from this four and a half year follow-up...
  46. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife rhizotomy for facetogenic back pain: a pilot study
    Gordon Li
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 23:E2. 2007
    ..The authors used CyberKnife radiosurgery to denervate affected facet joints with the goal of obtaining a less invasive yet more thorough and durable antinociceptive rhizotomy...
  47. doi request reprint Pathogenesis and radiobiology of brain arteriovenous malformations: implications for risk stratification in natural history and posttreatment course
    Achal S Achrol
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5487, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 26:E9. 2009
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Irradiation of glomus jugulare tumors: a historical perspective
    Gordon Li
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 23:E13. 2007
    ..In this article the authors discuss the history of radiation therapy for glomus jugulare tumors, focusing on recent radiosurgical results...
  49. ncbi request reprint Intensity-based 2D-3D spine image registration incorporating a single fiducial marker
    Daniel B Russakoff
    Department of Computer Science, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5327, USA
    Acad Radiol 12:37-50. 2005
    ..However, for spine images, intensity-based methods are susceptible to local optima in the cost function and thus need initial transformations that are close to the correct transformation...
  50. doi request reprint Foraminal nerve sheath tumors: intermediate follow-up after cyberknife radiosurgery
    Judith A Murovic
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5327, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:A33-43. 2009
    ..Sunnyvale, CA) radiosurgery at Stanford University Medical Center from 1999 to 2006...
  51. ncbi request reprint Improved local control with stereotactic radiosurgical boost in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Quynh Thu Le
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5302, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:1046-54. 2003
    ..Stereotactic radiosurgery (STR) was used to boost the tumor site after EBRT to improve local control...
  52. ncbi request reprint Multisession CyberKnife radiosurgery for intramedullary spinal cord arteriovenous malformations
    John Sinclair
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:1081-9; discussion 1081-9. 2006
    ..Sunnyvale, CA) stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) to treat selected spinal cord AVMs since 1997. In this article, we retrospectively analyze our preliminary experience with this technique...
  53. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife radiosurgery for idiopathic trigeminal neuralgia
    Michael Lim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 18:E9. 2005
    ..Gamma knife surgery is an accepted treatment option for trigeminal neuralgia (TN). The safety and efficacy of CyberKnife radiosurgery as a treatment option for TN, however, has not been established...
  54. ncbi request reprint Visual field preservation after curative multi-modality treatment of occipital lobe arteriovenous malformations
    John Sinclair
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Stanford Stroke Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5327, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:655-67; discussion 655-67. 2005
    ..We reviewed visual field (VF) outcomes of all patients who received curative treatment for occipital AVMs at Stanford University to evaluate the efficacy of different treatment strategies...
  55. ncbi request reprint Staged stereotactic irradiation for acoustic neuroma
    Steven D Chang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:1254-61; discussion 1261-3. 2005
    ..We hypothesize that such factors may further minimize injury of adjacent cranial nerves. In this retrospective study, we report our experience with staged radiosurgery for managing acoustic neuromas...
  56. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of CyberKnife radiosurgery for acromegaly
    Brian K Roberts
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Pituitary 10:19-25. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the efficacy and tolerability of CyberKnife stereotactic radiosurgery in acromegaly...
  57. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer: rationale and technical feasibility
    Christopher R King
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 2:25-30. 2003
    ..These capabilities are essential if one contemplates hypo-fractionated regimens with large dose-per-fraction sizes (>5Gy to 10Gy) and dose-escalation...
  58. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife radiosurgery for benign intradural extramedullary spinal tumors
    Robert L Dodd
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:674-85; discussion 674-85. 2006
    ..In this prospective study, we analyzed our preliminary experience with image-guided radiosurgical ablation of selected benign spinal neoplasms...
  59. ncbi request reprint Cyberknife targeting the pterygopalatine ganglion for the treatment of chronic cluster headaches
    Shivanand P Lad
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 60:E580-1; discussioin E581. 2007
    ..We evaluated the treatment of medically refractory CH with CyberKnife (Accuray, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA) stereotactic radiosurgery targeting the pterygopalatine ganglion...
  60. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife radiosurgery for lesions of the foramen magnum
    Samuel H Cheshier
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 6:329-36. 2007
    ..5 yrs and 2.5 yrs out from treatment). Cyberknife radiosurgery can be an effective treatment for many foramen magnum lesions...
  61. doi request reprint The 2009 devaluation of radiosurgery and its impact on the neurosurgery-radiation oncology partnership
    M Peter Heilbrun
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Neurosurg 113:10-5. 2010
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Accuray, incorporated: a neurosurgical business case study
    John R Adler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 52:87-96. 2005
  63. ncbi request reprint Image guided stereotactic radiosurgery for lesions in proximity to the anterior visual pathways: a preliminary report
    Vivek K Mehta
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 1:173-80. 2002
    ..Fractionated SRS using the CyberKnife is technically feasible and may decrease the risk of optic neuropathy. Greater patient accrual and longer follow up will be necessary to further determine the clinical benefit of this approach...
  64. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife radiosurgery for extremity schwannomas: technical note and case report
    Michael Lim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA 94305 5327, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 84:60-3. 2006
    ..Although this experience is still very preliminary, it represents the first published description of a peripheral nerve sheath tumor being treated with stereotactic radiosurgery...
  65. ncbi request reprint Surgical guidance now and in the future: the next generation of instrumentation
    John R Adler
    Departments of Neurosurgery and Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 49:105-14. 2002
  66. doi request reprint Technology Insight: image-guided robotic radiosurgery--a new approach for noninvasive ablation of spinal lesions
    Pantaleo Romanelli
    Department of Neurosurgery, IRCCS Neuromed, Pozzilli, Italy
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 5:405-14. 2008
    ..Although spinal radiosurgery is not yet widely practiced, the benefits of this new therapeutic approach are likely to encourage its widespread adoption in coming years...
  67. ncbi request reprint An anthropomorphic phantom study of the accuracy of Cyberknife spinal radiosurgery
    Cheng Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033 0804, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1138-49. 2004
    ..Sunnyvale, CA) uses implanted stainless steel fiducials. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the total system for clinically relevant accuracy of this approach...
  68. doi request reprint The use of TLD and Gafchromic film to assure submillimeter accuracy for image-guided radiosurgery
    Anthony K Ho
    Theresa Po Cyberknife Center, Hong Kong Adventist Hospital, Hong Kong
    Med Dosim 33:36-41. 2008
    ..This approach, which is routinely in used at our institution, has repeatedly confirmed the submillimeter targeting accuracy of our Cyberknife...
  69. ncbi request reprint Resampling: an optimization method for inverse planning in robotic radiosurgery
    Achim Schweikard
    Institute of Robotics and Cognitive Systems, University of Lubeck, SH 23538, Germany
    Med Phys 33:4005-11. 2006
    ..Experimental results indicate that the planning approach efficiently finds acceptable plans and that resampling can further improve its efficiency...
  70. ncbi request reprint Image-guided radiosurgical ablation of intra- and extra-cranial lesions
    Pantaleo Romanelli
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neuromed IRCCS, Pozzilli, IS, Italy
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 5:421-8. 2006
    ..In this review we will describe the technical features of frameless SRS systems and briefly review their application to treating intracranial and extracranial lesions, focusing in particular on spinal lesions...
  71. doi request reprint Treatment of intraorbital lesions using the Accuray CyberKnife system
    Marc J Hirschbein
    Department of Ophthalmology, Krieger Eye Institute, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Orbit 27:97-105. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to better understand the safety and efficacy of CyberKnife image-guided radiosurgery for lesions immediately adjacent to the optic nerves...
  72. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery--an organized neurosurgery-sanctioned definition
    Gene H Barnett
    Taussig Cancer Center, Brain Tumor Institute, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:1-5. 2007
  73. doi request reprint Cyberknife radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia treatment: a preliminary multicenter experience
    Alan T Villavicencio
    Boulder Neurosurgical Associates, Boulder, Colorado 80304, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:647-55; discussion 647-55. 2008
    ..Radiosurgery has gained acceptance as a treatment option for trigeminal neuralgia. We report our preliminary multicenter experience treating trigeminal neuralgia with the CyberKnife (Accuray, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA)...