Jaroslaw T Hepel

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts-New England Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intensity-modulated radiotherapy of the prostate after cryotherapy: initial experience
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Urology 72:1310-4; discussion 1314. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Planning the breast boost: comparison of three techniques and evolution of tumor bed during treatment
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts University, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:458-63. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The effect of dose-volume parameters and interfraction interval on cosmetic outcome and toxicity after 3-dimensional conformal accelerated partial breast irradiation
    Kara Lynne Leonard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 85:623-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Toxicity of three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy for accelerated partial breast irradiation
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts University, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:1290-6. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast boost using noninvasive image-guided breast brachytherapy vs. external beam: a 2:1 matched-pair analysis
    Kara Lynne Leonard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Alpert Medical School, Providence, RI Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Clin Breast Cancer 13:455-9. 2013
  6. pmc Axillary lymph node dose with tangential whole breast radiation in the prone versus supine position: a dosimetric study
    Kara Lynne Leonard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Box 593 800, Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Radiat Oncol 7:72. 2012
  7. doi request reprint A comparison of the biological effective dose of 50-kV electronic brachytherapy with (192)Ir high-dose-rate brachytherapy for vaginal cuff irradiation
    Paul Rava
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Brachytherapy 11:402-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint A comparison of brachytherapy techniques for partial breast irradiation
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Brachytherapy 11:163-75. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Survival among patients with 10 or more brain metastases treated with stereotactic radiosurgery
    Paul Rava
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Neurosurg 119:457-62. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Modeling study for optimization of skin dose for partial breast irradiation using Xoft Axxent electronic brachytherapy applicator
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts New England Medical Center, Tufts University, 750 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Brachytherapy 9:81-5. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Intensity-modulated radiotherapy of the prostate after cryotherapy: initial experience
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Urology 72:1310-4; discussion 1314. 2008
    ..To analyze results of intensity-modulated radiotherapy after cryotherapy ablation for adenocarcinoma of the prostate...
  2. doi request reprint Planning the breast boost: comparison of three techniques and evolution of tumor bed during treatment
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts University, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:458-63. 2009
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of two clinical techniques for electron boost planning compared with computed tomography (CT)-based planning. Additionally, we evaluated the tumor bed characteristics at whole breast planning and boost planning...
  3. doi request reprint The effect of dose-volume parameters and interfraction interval on cosmetic outcome and toxicity after 3-dimensional conformal accelerated partial breast irradiation
    Kara Lynne Leonard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 85:623-9. 2013
    ..To evaluate dose-volume parameters and the interfraction interval (IFI) as they relate to cosmetic outcome and normal tissue effects of 3-dimensional conformal radiation therapy (3D-CRT) for accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI)...
  4. doi request reprint Toxicity of three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy for accelerated partial breast irradiation
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts University, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:1290-6. 2009
    ..To assess the incidence and severity of late normal tissue toxicity using three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy to deliver accelerated partial breast irradiation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast boost using noninvasive image-guided breast brachytherapy vs. external beam: a 2:1 matched-pair analysis
    Kara Lynne Leonard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Alpert Medical School, Providence, RI Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Clin Breast Cancer 13:455-9. 2013
    ..To compare clinical outcomes and toxicity in patients treated with NIBB boost with those in patients treated with external beam (EB) boost...
  6. pmc Axillary lymph node dose with tangential whole breast radiation in the prone versus supine position: a dosimetric study
    Kara Lynne Leonard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Box 593 800, Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Radiat Oncol 7:72. 2012
    ..Prone breast positioning reduces skin reaction and heart and lung dose, but may also reduce radiation dose to axillary lymph nodes (ALNs)...
  7. doi request reprint A comparison of the biological effective dose of 50-kV electronic brachytherapy with (192)Ir high-dose-rate brachytherapy for vaginal cuff irradiation
    Paul Rava
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Brachytherapy 11:402-7. 2012
    ..Here we compare (192)Ir with EBT using biological effective dose (BED) to account for the different radiobiological effectiveness (RBE) predicted for low-energy x-rays...
  8. doi request reprint A comparison of brachytherapy techniques for partial breast irradiation
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Brachytherapy 11:163-75. 2012
    ..We review established brachytherapy techniques and new emerging approaches. Technical considerations, available clinical data, advantages and shortcomings of each technique are reviewed...
  9. doi request reprint Survival among patients with 10 or more brain metastases treated with stereotactic radiosurgery
    Paul Rava
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Neurosurg 119:457-62. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate outcomes in patients with ≥ 10 CNS metastases treated with Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery (GK-SRS)...
  10. doi request reprint Modeling study for optimization of skin dose for partial breast irradiation using Xoft Axxent electronic brachytherapy applicator
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts New England Medical Center, Tufts University, 750 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Brachytherapy 9:81-5. 2010
    ..This anisotropy can be considered as an advantage to optimize skin dose when the cavity to skin distance is small. In this study, we simulated various balloon-insertion orientations to optimized skin surface dose...
  11. doi request reprint Should a woman age 70 to 80 years receive radiation after breast-conserving surgery?
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:2377-81. 2013
    ..She undergoes a wide local excision and sentinel node biopsy. Pathology reveals a 1.9 cm IDC that is low grade. The margins are widely negative at > 5 mm and there is no LVI. One sentinel node is negative for metastasis. ..
  12. pmc Dosimetric Feasibility of Dose Escalation Using SBRT Boost for Stage III Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
    Jaroslaw T Hepel
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University Providence, RI, USA
    Front Oncol 2:124. 2012
    ..A phase I/II trial to evaluate the clinical safety and efficacy of this approach is being undertaken...
  13. ncbi request reprint An attempt to independently verify the utility of the Van Nuys Prognostic Index for ductal carcinoma in situ
    Stephanie G MacAusland
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Cancer 110:2648-53. 2007
    ..Despite common use of VNPI in the clinical management of patients with DCIS, independent validation is lacking...