Allen M Chen

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Long-term outcome of patients treated by radiation therapy alone for salivary gland carcinomas
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 1708, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:1044-50. 2006
  2. ncbi Recurrent pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland: long-term outcome of patients treated with radiation therapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 1708, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:1031-5. 2006
  3. ncbi Carcinomas of the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity treated with radiotherapy at a single institution over five decades: are we making improvement?
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:141-7. 2007
  4. doi Evaluating the role of prophylactic gastrostomy tube placement prior to definitive chemoradiotherapy for head and neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:1026-32. 2010
  5. doi Dose--volume modeling of brachial plexus-associated neuropathy after radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer: findings from a prospective screening protocol
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California Electronic address
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 88:771-7. 2014
  6. doi Patterns of failure after combined-modality approaches incorporating radiotherapy for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma of the head and neck
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:338-43. 2008
  7. ncbi Recurrent salivary gland carcinomas treated by surgery with or without intraoperative radiation therapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Head Neck 30:2-9. 2008
  8. doi Head and neck cancer among lifelong never-smokers and ever-smokers: matched-pair analysis of outcomes after radiation therapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 34:270-5. 2011
  9. doi Initial clinical experience with helical tomotherapy for head and neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Head Neck 31:1571-8. 2009
  10. doi Radiation therapy in the management of head-and-neck cancer of unknown primary origin: how does the addition of concurrent chemotherapy affect the therapeutic ratio?
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:346-52. 2011

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  1. ncbi Long-term outcome of patients treated by radiation therapy alone for salivary gland carcinomas
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 1708, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:1044-50. 2006
    ..To review a single-institution experience with the management of salivary gland cancers treated by radiation alone...
  2. ncbi Recurrent pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland: long-term outcome of patients treated with radiation therapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 1708, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:1031-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate the role of radiation therapy in the management of recurrent pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland...
  3. ncbi Carcinomas of the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity treated with radiotherapy at a single institution over five decades: are we making improvement?
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:141-7. 2007
    ..To compare clinical outcomes of patients with carcinomas of the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity according to decade of radiation treatment...
  4. doi Evaluating the role of prophylactic gastrostomy tube placement prior to definitive chemoradiotherapy for head and neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:1026-32. 2010
    ..To determine the effect of prophylactic gastrostomy tube (GT) placement on acute and long-term outcome for patients treated with definitive chemoradiotherapy for locally advanced head and neck cancer...
  5. doi Dose--volume modeling of brachial plexus-associated neuropathy after radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer: findings from a prospective screening protocol
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California Electronic address
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 88:771-7. 2014
    ..Data from a prospective screening protocol administered for patients previously irradiated for head-and-neck cancer was analyzed to identify dosimetric predictors of brachial plexus-associated neuropathy...
  6. doi Patterns of failure after combined-modality approaches incorporating radiotherapy for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma of the head and neck
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:338-43. 2008
    ..To report the clinical outcome of patients treated with combined-modality approaches for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma (SNUC) of the head and neck...
  7. ncbi Recurrent salivary gland carcinomas treated by surgery with or without intraoperative radiation therapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Head Neck 30:2-9. 2008
    ..The optimal treatment for patients with locally recurrent carcinomas of the salivary glands is unclear...
  8. doi Head and neck cancer among lifelong never-smokers and ever-smokers: matched-pair analysis of outcomes after radiation therapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 34:270-5. 2011
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to compare the clinical outcomes between patients without a history of smoking (never-smokers) and those with a previous history of smoking (ever-smokers) treated by radiation therapy...
  9. doi Initial clinical experience with helical tomotherapy for head and neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Head Neck 31:1571-8. 2009
    ..To report a single-institutional experience with the use of helical tomotherapy (HT)-based intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for head and neck cancer...
  10. doi Radiation therapy in the management of head-and-neck cancer of unknown primary origin: how does the addition of concurrent chemotherapy affect the therapeutic ratio?
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:346-52. 2011
    ..To determine how the addition of cisplatin-based concurrent chemotherapy to radiation therapy influences outcomes among a cohort of patients treated for head-and-neck cancer of unknown primary origin...
  11. doi Depression among long-term survivors of head and neck cancer treated with radiation therapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento3now with the Department of Radiation Oncology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:885-9. 2013
    ..Although the long-term physical adverse effects of radiation therapy (RT) for head and neck cancer have been well described, relatively few studies have evaluated psychosocial functioning after treatment...
  12. doi Brachial plexus-associated neuropathy after high-dose radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:165-9. 2012
    ..To identify clinical and treatment-related predictors of brachial plexus-associated neuropathies after radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer...
  13. doi Improved dosimetric and clinical outcomes with intensity-modulated radiotherapy for head-and-neck cancer of unknown primary origin
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:756-62. 2011
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  14. doi Tobacco smoking during radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer is associated with unfavorable outcome
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:414-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of continued cigarette smoking among patients undergoing radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer by comparing the clinical outcomes among active smokers and quitters...
  15. ncbi Local-regional recurrence after surgery without postoperative irradiation for carcinomas of the major salivary glands: implications for adjuvant therapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:982-7. 2007
    ..To determine factors predictive of local-regional recurrence (LRR) after surgery alone for carcinomas of the major salivary glands in an attempt to evaluate the potential role of postoperative radiation therapy...
  16. ncbi The role of postoperative radiation therapy in carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:138-43. 2007
    ..To evaluate the impact of postoperative radiation therapy on the clinical course of patients with carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland...
  17. doi Late esophageal toxicity after radiation therapy for head and neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Head Neck 32:178-83. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of esophageal toxicity after radiation therapy for head and neck cancer...
  18. doi Marginal misses after postoperative intensity-modulated radiotherapy for head and neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 80:1423-9. 2011
    ..To describe the spatial distribution of local-regional recurrence (LRR) among patients treated postoperatively with intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for head and neck cancer...
  19. doi Potential of helical tomotherapy to reduce dose to the ocular structures for patients treated for unresectable sinonasal cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 33:595-8. 2010
    ..To compare intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) treatment plans generated by segmental multileaf collimator (SMLC) and helical tomotherapy (HT) techniques for patients with unresectable sinonasal cancer...
  20. ncbi Intensity-modulated radiation therapy for malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses
    Megan E Daly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:151-7. 2007
    ..To report the clinical outcome of patients treated with intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) for malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  21. doi Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the parotid gland treated by surgery and postoperative radiation therapy: clinicopathologic correlates of outcome
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, U S A
    Laryngoscope 123:3049-55. 2013
    ..To determine clinical and pathological correlates of outcome among patients treated by surgery and postoperative radiation therapy for mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the parotid gland...
  22. doi Racial disparities in the use of voice preservation therapy for locally advanced laryngeal cancer
    Wei Hsien Hou
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:644-9. 2012
    ..To identify potential racial disparities in the use of larynx preservation...
  23. doi Utility of daily image guidance with intensity-modulated radiotherapy for tumors of the base of skull
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Head Neck 34:763-70. 2012
    ..This study was carried out to report our experience using intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) with daily image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT) for tumors involving the base of skull...
  24. doi Misses and near-misses after postoperative radiation therapy for head and neck cancer: Comparison of IMRT and non-IMRT techniques in the CT-simulation era
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Head Neck 32:1452-9. 2010
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  25. doi Primary radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer in the setting of human immunodeficiency virus
    Emily A Klein
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:60-4. 2011
    ..To analyze outcomes after radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer among a cohort of patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  26. doi Development and validation of a standardized method for contouring the brachial plexus: preliminary dosimetric analysis among patients treated with IMRT for head-and-neck cancer
    William H Hall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis, Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:1362-7. 2008
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  27. ncbi Late recurrence from salivary gland cancer: when does "cure" mean cure?
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Cancer 112:340-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of the current study was to determine the incidence of late recurrences, which were defined as those occurring >or=5 years after initial therapy, among patients treated for salivary gland cancer...
  28. ncbi Intraoperative radiation therapy for recurrent head-and-neck cancer: the UCSF experience
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:122-9. 2007
    ..To review a single-institutional experience with the use of intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) for recurrent head-and-neck cancer...
  29. doi Voice quality after organ-preservation therapy with definitive radiotherapy for laryngeal cancer
    Valerie H Lau
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Head Neck 34:943-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze voice quality among patients treated by definitive radiotherapy for laryngeal cancer...
  30. ncbi Development of a standardized method for contouring the lumbosacral plexus: a preliminary dosimetric analysis of this organ at risk among 15 patients treated with intensity-modulated radiotherapy for lower gastrointestinal cancers and the incidence of rad
    Sun K Yi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:376-82. 2012
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  31. doi Intensity-modulated radiotherapy is associated with improved global quality of life among long-term survivors of head-and-neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:170-5. 2012
    ..To compare the long-term quality of life among patients treated with and without intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for head-and-neck cancer...
  32. doi Practical considerations in the re-irradiation of recurrent and second primary head-and-neck cancer: who, why, how, and how much?
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:1211-9. 2011
    ..Numerous questions remain unanswered, and practical guidelines for clinical decision-making are sparse...
  33. doi Validating the RTOG-endorsed brachial plexus contouring atlas: an evaluation of reproducibility among patients treated by intensity-modulated radiotherapy for head-and-neck cancer
    Sun K Yi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:1060-4. 2012
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  34. doi Postoperative radiation therapy for head and neck cancer in the setting of orocutaneous and pharyngocutaneous fistula
    Valerie Lau
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 34:276-80. 2011
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  35. doi Prospective trial of high-dose reirradiation using daily image guidance with intensity-modulated radiotherapy for recurrent and second primary head-and-neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 80:669-76. 2011
    ..To report a single-institutional experience using intensity-modulated radiotherapy with daily image-guided radiotherapy for the reirradiation of recurrent and second cancers of the head and neck...
  36. doi Evaluation of the planning target volume in the treatment of head and neck cancer with intensity-modulated radiotherapy: what is the appropriate expansion margin in the setting of daily image guidance?
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:943-9. 2011
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  37. doi Utility of megavoltage fan-beam CT for treatment planning in a head-and-neck cancer patient with extensive dental fillings undergoing helical tomotherapy
    Claus Yang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, USA
    Med Dosim 35:108-14. 2010
    ..MV-FBCT may be useful in radiation treatment planning for nasopharyngeal cancer patients in the setting of extensive dental artifacts...
  38. doi Correlation of radiation treatment interruptions with psychiatric disease and performance status in head and neck cancer patients
    Radhika Sreeraman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, 4501 X Street, Suite G140, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Support Care Cancer 21:3301-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to identify factors predictive of treatment interruptions during radiation therapy (RT) for head and neck cancer...
  39. doi Differential response rates to irradiation among patients with human papillomavirus positive and negative oropharyngeal cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Laryngoscope 123:152-7. 2013
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  40. doi Palliative radiation therapy for head and neck cancer: toward an optimal fractionation scheme
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Head Neck 30:1586-91. 2008
    ..To analyze the efficacy of various fractionation schedules for the palliation of head and neck cancer with radiation therapy...
  41. ncbi Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the head and neck treated by surgery with or without postoperative radiation therapy: prognostic features of recurrence
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:152-9. 2006
    ..This study sought to review a single-institution experience with the management of adenoid cystic carcinoma of the head and neck...
  42. ncbi Patterns of nodal relapse after surgery and postoperative radiation therapy for carcinomas of the major and minor salivary glands: what is the role of elective neck irradiation?
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:988-94. 2007
    ..To evaluate the incidence of nodal relapses from carcinomas of the salivary glands among patients with clinically negative necks in an attempt to determine the potential utility of elective neck irradiation (ENI)...
  43. doi Tobacco use among long-term survivors of head and neck cancer treated with radiation therapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Psychooncology 23:190-4. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to determine the prevalence of tobacco consumption (i.e., cigarette use) among survivors of head and neck cancer after treatment with radiation therapy (RT)...
  44. doi Patterns-of-care for thoracic stereotactic body radiotherapy among practicing radiation oncologists in the United States
    Megan E Daly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 8:202-7. 2013
    ..Radiation oncologists were surveyed to assess practice patterns in the use of stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for lung cancer...
  45. doi Adjuvant radiation therapy and survival for pure tubular breast carcinoma--experience from the SEER database
    Baoqing Li
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:23-9. 2012
    ..There has been controversy as to the role of adjuvant radiation therapy (RT) in this population. We hypothesized that adjuvant RT would demonstrate a survival improvement...
  46. doi Addition of a third field significantly increases dose to the brachial plexus for patients undergoing tangential whole-breast therapy after lumpectomy
    Sinisa Stanic
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Med Dosim 37:127-30. 2012
    ..5%, 68.5%, and 24.6%, respectively. The addition of the SCL field significantly increases dose to the BP. The possibility of increasing the risk of BP morbidity should be considered in the context of clinical decision making...
  47. ncbi Radiation therapy for cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma involving the parotid area lymph nodes: dose and volume considerations
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:1377-80. 2007
    ..We sought to report the clinical outcome of patients treated with radiation therapy for parotid-area metastases from cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck...
  48. ncbi Phase I trial of gross total resection, permanent iodine-125 brachytherapy, and hyperfractionated radiotherapy for newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143 0226, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:825-30. 2007
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of gross total resection and permanent I-125 brachytherapy followed by hyperfractionated radiotherapy for patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma...
  49. ncbi Comparison of daily versus nondaily image-guided radiotherapy protocols for patients treated with intensity-modulated radiotherapy for head and neck cancer
    Yao Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, California
    Head Neck 36:992-7. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the feasibility of nondaily image-guided radiotherapy (RT) strategies with intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for head and neck cancer...
  50. doi Improved clinical outcomes with multi-modality therapy for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma of the head and neck
    Emi Yoshida
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 34:658-63. 2013
    ..To examine outcomes among patients treated for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma (SNUC) of the head and neck...
  51. ncbi Risk of cerebral metastases and neurological death after pathological complete response to neoadjuvant therapy for locally advanced nonsmall-cell lung cancer: clinical implications for the subsequent management of the brain
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Cancer 109:1668-75. 2007
    ..The incidence and pattern of brain metastases was analyzed among patients who achieved a pathological complete response (pCR) after neoadjuvant chemotherapy or chemoradiotherapy for locally advanced nonsmall-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  52. doi Global and health-related quality of life after intensity-modulated radiation therapy for head and neck cancer
    Clayton B Hess
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 12:1469-77. 2012
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  53. doi Prospective study of psychosocial distress among patients undergoing radiotherapy for head and neck cancer
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Davis, Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73:187-93. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence of psychosocial distress among patients undergoing radiotherapy (RT) for head and neck cancer and to examine the association between depression and anxiety and demographic and medical variables...
  54. ncbi Comparison of peripheral dose from image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) using kV cone beam CT to intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
    Julian R Perks
    Department of Radiation Oncology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Radiother Oncol 89:304-10. 2008
    ..Published data quantify the in-field dose of IGRT and the peripheral dose from IMRT. This study adds to the data on dose outside the target area by measuring peripheral CBCT dose and comparing it with out-of-field IMRT dose...
  55. ncbi Comparison of risk of local-regional recurrence after mastectomy or breast conservation therapy for patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and radiation stratified according to a prognostic index score
    Eugene H Huang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:352-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the rates of LRR as a function of prognostic index score for patients treated with BCT or mastectomy plus radiation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  56. ncbi Breast conservation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy: the MD Anderson cancer center experience
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:2303-12. 2004
    ..To determine patterns of local-regional recurrence (LRR) and ipsilateral breast tumor recurrence (IBTR) among patients treated with breast conservation therapy after neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  57. ncbi Breast conservation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 103:689-95. 2005
    ..The purpose of the current report was to develop a prognostic index to help refine selection criteria and to serve as a general framework for clinical decision-making for patients treated by this multimodality approach...
  58. ncbi Local recurrence of breast cancer after breast conservation therapy in patients examined by means of stereotactic core-needle biopsy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208042, New Haven, CT 06520 8042, USA
    Radiology 225:707-12. 2002
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