G Brandon Gunn

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Favorable patient reported outcomes following IMRT for early carcinomas of the tonsillar fossa: Results from a symptom assessment study
    G Brandon Gunn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA Electronic address
    Radiother Oncol 117:132-8. 2015
  2. pmc Outcomes and patterns of care of patients with locally advanced oropharyngeal carcinoma treated in the early 21st century
    Adam S Garden
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Radiat Oncol 8:21. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A phase I/II study of altered fractionated IMRT alone for intermediate T-stage oropharyngeal carcinoma
    G Brandon Gunn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77030, USA
    Strahlenther Onkol 186:489-95. 2010
  4. pmc Patterns of symptom burden during radiotherapy or concurrent chemoradiotherapy for head and neck cancer: a prospective analysis using the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Symptom Inventory-Head and Neck Module
    David I Rosenthal
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Cancer 120:1975-84. 2014
  5. pmc Characteristics and kinetics of cervical lymph node regression after radiation therapy for human papillomavirus-associated oropharyngeal carcinoma: quantitative image analysis of post-radiotherapy response
    Chad Tang
    Departments of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Oral Oncol 51:195-201. 2015
  6. pmc High symptom burden prior to radiation therapy for head and neck cancer: a patient-reported outcomes study
    G Brandon Gunn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Head Neck 35:1490-8. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Unilateral radiotherapy for the treatment of tonsil cancer
    Gregory M Chronowski
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:204-9. 2012
  8. pmc Using group-based trajectory modeling to examine heterogeneity of symptom burden in patients with head and neck cancer undergoing aggressive non-surgical therapy
    Qiuling Shi
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1450, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:2331-9. 2013
  9. pmc Late radiation-associated dysphagia (late-RAD) with lower cranial neuropathy after oropharyngeal radiotherapy: a preliminary dosimetric comparison
    Musaddiq J Awan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77082, United States Department of Radiation Oncology, Case Western Reserve University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH 44106, United States Electronic address
    Oral Oncol 50:746-52. 2014
  10. pmc Nomogram for predicting symptom severity during radiation therapy for head and neck cancer
    Tommy Sheu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 151:619-26. 2014

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Favorable patient reported outcomes following IMRT for early carcinomas of the tonsillar fossa: Results from a symptom assessment study
    G Brandon Gunn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA Electronic address
    Radiother Oncol 117:132-8. 2015
    ..A questionnaire-based study was conducted to assess long-term patient reported outcomes (PROs) following definitive IMRT-based treatment for early stage carcinomas of the tonsillar fossa...
  2. pmc Outcomes and patterns of care of patients with locally advanced oropharyngeal carcinoma treated in the early 21st century
    Adam S Garden
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Radiat Oncol 8:21. 2013
    ..We performed this study to assess outcomes of patients with oropharyngeal cancer treated with modern therapy approaches...
  3. doi request reprint A phase I/II study of altered fractionated IMRT alone for intermediate T-stage oropharyngeal carcinoma
    G Brandon Gunn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77030, USA
    Strahlenther Onkol 186:489-95. 2010
    ..To prospectively assess the feasibility and efficacy of an accelerated and hyperfractionated intensity- modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) schedule for intermediate T-stage oropharyngeal cancer...
  4. pmc Patterns of symptom burden during radiotherapy or concurrent chemoradiotherapy for head and neck cancer: a prospective analysis using the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Symptom Inventory-Head and Neck Module
    David I Rosenthal
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Cancer 120:1975-84. 2014
    ..The goals were to understand the onset and trajectory of specific symptoms and their severity, identify clusters, and facilitate symptom interventions and clinical trial design...
  5. pmc Characteristics and kinetics of cervical lymph node regression after radiation therapy for human papillomavirus-associated oropharyngeal carcinoma: quantitative image analysis of post-radiotherapy response
    Chad Tang
    Departments of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Oral Oncol 51:195-201. 2015
    ..We sought to characterize the pattern of lymph node regression and morphology following definitive radiation therapy (RT) for human papilloma virus (HPV)-associated oropharyngeal carcinoma in patients with disease control...
  6. pmc High symptom burden prior to radiation therapy for head and neck cancer: a patient-reported outcomes study
    G Brandon Gunn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Head Neck 35:1490-8. 2013
    ..As a first step toward developing effective strategies to control symptoms associated with head and neck cancer (HNC) and its treatment, we sought to describe the pattern of symptoms experienced before radiation therapy...
  7. doi request reprint Unilateral radiotherapy for the treatment of tonsil cancer
    Gregory M Chronowski
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:204-9. 2012
    ..D. Anderson Cancer Center with unilateral radiotherapy techniques that irradiate the involved tonsil region and ipsilateral neck only...
  8. pmc Using group-based trajectory modeling to examine heterogeneity of symptom burden in patients with head and neck cancer undergoing aggressive non-surgical therapy
    Qiuling Shi
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1450, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:2331-9. 2013
    ..We applied group-based trajectory modeling (GBTM) to describe the heterogeneity of symptom burden among patients with head and neck cancer and to identify subgroups with distinct symptom-development trajectories...
  9. pmc Late radiation-associated dysphagia (late-RAD) with lower cranial neuropathy after oropharyngeal radiotherapy: a preliminary dosimetric comparison
    Musaddiq J Awan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77082, United States Department of Radiation Oncology, Case Western Reserve University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH 44106, United States Electronic address
    Oral Oncol 50:746-52. 2014
    ..The objective of this analysis is to identify candidate dosimetric predictors of late-RAD and associated lower cranial neuropathies after radiotherapy (RT) or chemo-RT (CRT) for OPC...
  10. pmc Nomogram for predicting symptom severity during radiation therapy for head and neck cancer
    Tommy Sheu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 151:619-26. 2014
    ..We created and evaluated 2 multivariate models and generated a nomogram to predict symptom severity during RT based on a patient-reported outcome (PRO) instrument, the MD Anderson Symptom Inventory-Head and Neck Module (MDASI-HN)...
  11. pmc The impact of radiographic retropharyngeal adenopathy in oropharyngeal cancer
    G Brandon Gunn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Cancer 119:3162-9. 2013
    ..We performed this study to define the incidence of radiographic retropharyngeal lymph node (RPLN) involvement in oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) and its impact on clinical outcomes, neither of which has been well established to date...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of radiotherapy and chemotherapy on the risk of mucositis during intensity-modulated radiation therapy for oropharyngeal cancer
    Giuseppe Sanguineti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:235-42. 2012
    ..To define the roles of radiotherapy and chemotherapy on the risk of Grade 3+ mucositis during intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) for oropharyngeal cancer...
  13. doi request reprint Intravoxel incoherent motion imaging kinetics during chemoradiotherapy for human papillomavirus-associated squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx: preliminary results from a prospective pilot study
    Yao Ding
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    NMR Biomed 28:1645-54. 2015
    ..In conclusion, IVIM is feasible and potentially useful in the prediction and assessment of the early response of HPV+ oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma to chemoradiotherapy. Copyright © 2015 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. ..
  14. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics of patients with multiple potentially human papillomavirus-related malignancies
    Heath D Skinner
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Head Neck 36:819-25. 2014
    ..We examined the demographics, clinical characteristics, and timing of multiple potentially HPV-related cancers in individual patients...
  15. doi request reprint Weekly dose-volume parameters of mucosa and constrictor muscles predict the use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy during exclusive intensity-modulated radiotherapy for oropharyngeal cancer
    Giuseppe Sanguineti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:52-9. 2011
    ..To define predictors of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) use during intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for oropharyngeal cancer...
  16. pmc Quality assurance assessment of diagnostic and radiation therapy-simulation CT image registration for head and neck radiation therapy: anatomic region of interest-based comparison of rigid and deformable algorithms
    Abdallah S R Mohamed
    From the Departments of Radiation Oncology A S R M, M N R, M J A, C A B, R C, E C, T M G, E K U, J Y, L C, M E K, G B G, S J F, A S G, D I R, C D F and Radiology R R C, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Box 0097, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 Department of Radiology and Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass J K C Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University, Houston, Tex R C, E C, T M G and Graduate School of Biomedical Science, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Tex E C, T M G, L C, C D F
    Radiology 274:752-63. 2015
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  17. pmc Beam path toxicity in candidate organs-at-risk: assessment of radiation emetogenesis for patients receiving head and neck intensity modulated radiotherapy
    Esengul Kocak-Uzel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA Department of Radiation Oncology, Sisli Etfal Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Radiother Oncol 111:281-8. 2014
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  18. pmc Multifield optimization intensity modulated proton therapy for head and neck tumors: a translation to practice
    Steven J Frank
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 89:846-53. 2014
    ..We report the first clinical experience and toxicity of multifield optimization (MFO) intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT) for patients with head and neck tumors...
  19. doi request reprint Prognostic value of pretherapy platelet elevation in oropharyngeal cancer patients treated with chemoradiation
    Sara Shoultz-Henley
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Int J Cancer 138:1290-7. 2016
    ..In conclusion, pretreatment platelet elevation is a promising predictor of prognosis, and further work should be done to elucidate the utility of antiplatelets in modifying risk in OPC patients. ..
  20. pmc The symptom burden of treatment-naive patients with head and neck cancer
    Ehab Y Hanna
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Cancer 121:766-73. 2015
    ..Knowledge of disease-related (treatment-naive) symptom status would aid in the evaluation of the symptomatic benefit or burden of HNC therapies...
  21. doi request reprint Patterns of locoregional failure after exclusive IMRT for oropharyngeal carcinoma
    Giuseppe Sanguineti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:737-46. 2008
    ..To assess the patterns of failure after intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)...
  22. doi request reprint Analysis of Charges Associated with Definitive Nonsurgical Therapy for Early-Stage Lateralized Tonsil Cancer
    Carol M Lewis
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 22:2755-60. 2015
    ..Because cost data are not readily available, we evaluated the charges associated with definitive nonsurgical therapy for early-stage lateralized tonsil cancers...
  23. doi request reprint Prospective assessment of an atlas-based intervention combined with real-time software feedback in contouring lymph node levels and organs-at-risk in the head and neck: Quantitative assessment of conformance to expert delineation
    Musaddiq Awan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Pract Radiat Oncol 3:186-93. 2013
    ..We present a preliminary study demonstrating the benefit of a combined atlas and real time software-based feedback intervention to aid in contouring of OARs in the head and neck...
  24. doi request reprint Advances in radiation oncology for the management of oropharyngeal tumors
    G Brandon Gunn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 97, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 46:629-43. 2013
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  25. doi request reprint Improved human observer performance in digital reconstructed radiograph verification in head and neck cancer radiotherapy
    Jared D Sturgeon
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 97, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg 10:1667-73. 2015
    ..The influence of finer CT slice thickness reconstruction (STR) and resultant increased resolution DRRs on physician setup accuracy was prospectively evaluated...
  26. pmc Late dysphagia after radiotherapy-based treatment of head and neck cancer
    Katherine A Hutcheson
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 118:5793-9. 2012
    ..Changing trends in head and neck cancer (HNC) merit an understanding of the late effects of therapy, but few studies examine dysphagia beyond 2 years of treatment...
  27. pmc Severe radiation therapy-related soft tissue toxicity in a patient with porphyria cutanea tarda: a literature review
    G Brandon Gunn
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Head Neck 32:1112-7. 2010
    ..We report a case of severe radiation therapy-related toxicity in a patient with porphyria cutanea tarda and review the literature...