Amy S Harrison

Summary

Affiliation: Thomas Jefferson University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Using qualitative measures to improve quality in radiation oncology
    Amy S Harrison
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 111 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Med Qual 28:345-51. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Evolution of advanced technologies in prostate cancer radiotherapy
    Nicholas G Zaorsky
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Nat Rev Urol 10:565-79. 2013
  3. pmc Pilot study of meaningful use of electronic health records in radiation oncology
    Xinglei Shen
    Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson School of Population Health, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Oncol Pract 8:219-23. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Clinical experience transitioning from IMRT to VMAT for head and neck cancer
    Matthew T Studenski
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Med Dosim 38:171-5. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Intensity-modulated radiation therapy and volumetric-modulated arc therapy for adult craniospinal irradiation--a comparison with traditional techniques
    Matthew T Studenski
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College and Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Med Dosim 38:48-54. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Quality assurance peer review chart rounds in 2011: a survey of academic institutions in the United States
    Yaacov Richard Lawrence
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:590-5. 2012

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Using qualitative measures to improve quality in radiation oncology
    Amy S Harrison
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 111 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Med Qual 28:345-51. 2013
    ..Overall, qualitative research proved to be an exceptional resource for identifying and evaluating a clinical department and demonstrated the usefulness of this method of research for future work. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Evolution of advanced technologies in prostate cancer radiotherapy
    Nicholas G Zaorsky
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Nat Rev Urol 10:565-79. 2013
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  3. pmc Pilot study of meaningful use of electronic health records in radiation oncology
    Xinglei Shen
    Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson School of Population Health, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Oncol Pract 8:219-23. 2012
    ..We undertook a pilot study to determine the level of adoption and barriers to implementation of meaningful use (MU) of EHR systems as defined by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in US radiation oncology practices...
  4. doi request reprint Clinical experience transitioning from IMRT to VMAT for head and neck cancer
    Matthew T Studenski
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Med Dosim 38:171-5. 2013
    ..Due to the long calculation times, VMAT plans can cause delays during planning but marked improvements in delivery time reduce patient treatment times and the risk of intra-fraction motion...
  5. doi request reprint Intensity-modulated radiation therapy and volumetric-modulated arc therapy for adult craniospinal irradiation--a comparison with traditional techniques
    Matthew T Studenski
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College and Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Med Dosim 38:48-54. 2013
    ..Although inefficient, the IMRT technique is the most clinically feasible because of the increased mean OAR dose with the VMAT technique. Quality assurance of the beams, especially the junction regions, is essential...
  6. doi request reprint Quality assurance peer review chart rounds in 2011: a survey of academic institutions in the United States
    Yaacov Richard Lawrence
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:590-5. 2012
    ..In light of concerns regarding the quality of radiation treatment delivery, we surveyed the practice of quality assurance peer review chart rounds at American academic institutions...