Anthony E Dragun

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Affiliation: University of Louisville
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acute toxicity and early cosmetic outcome in patients treated with multilumen balloon brachytherapy with skin spacing ≤ 7.0 millimeters
    Kiwhoon Lee
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, James Graham Brown Cancer Center
    J Contemp Brachytherapy 4:8-13. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Increasing use of elective mastectomy and contralateral prophylactic surgery among breast conservation candidates: a 14-year report from a comprehensive cancer center
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 36:375-80. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A phase 2 trial of once-weekly hypofractionated breast irradiation: first report of acute toxicity, feasibility, and patient satisfaction
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville School of Medicine, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 85:e123-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Increasing mastectomy rates among all age groups for early stage breast cancer: a 10-year study of surgical choice
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Breast J 18:318-25. 2012
  5. doi request reprint One decade later: trends and disparities in the application of post-mastectomy radiotherapy since the release of the American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guidelines
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:e591-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Disparities in the application of adjuvant radiotherapy after breast-conserving surgery for early stage breast cancer: impact on overall survival
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky
    Cancer 117:2590-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Locoregional recurrence in patients with triple-negative breast cancer: preliminary results of a single institution study
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 34:231-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The use of adjuvant high-dose-rate breast brachytherapy in patients with collagen vascular disease: a collaborative experience
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Brachytherapy 10:121-7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Six-year experience: long-term disease control outcomes for partial breast irradiation using MammoSite balloon brachytherapy
    Jennifer L Harper
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina, Hollings Cancer Center, 169 Ashley Ave MSC 318 Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am J Surg 199:204-9. 2010
  10. pmc Incidence and prognostic factors for seroma development after MammoSite breast brachytherapy
    John M Watkins
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Brachytherapy 7:305-9. 2008

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Publications18

  1. pmc Acute toxicity and early cosmetic outcome in patients treated with multilumen balloon brachytherapy with skin spacing ≤ 7.0 millimeters
    Kiwhoon Lee
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, James Graham Brown Cancer Center
    J Contemp Brachytherapy 4:8-13. 2012
    ..To review institutional experience treating patients who underwent breast conserving surgery and adjuvant accelerated partial breast irradiation with multilumen balloon brachytherapy (MLB) with close skin spacing (≤7 mm)...
  2. doi request reprint Increasing use of elective mastectomy and contralateral prophylactic surgery among breast conservation candidates: a 14-year report from a comprehensive cancer center
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 36:375-80. 2013
    ..First-line surgical options for early-stage breast cancer include breast-conserving surgery (BCS) or mastectomy. We analyzed factors that influence the receipt of mastectomy and resultant trends over time...
  3. doi request reprint A phase 2 trial of once-weekly hypofractionated breast irradiation: first report of acute toxicity, feasibility, and patient satisfaction
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville School of Medicine, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 85:e123-8. 2013
    ..To report on early results of a single-institution phase 2 trial of a 5-fraction, once-weekly radiation therapy regimen for patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery (BCS)...
  4. doi request reprint Increasing mastectomy rates among all age groups for early stage breast cancer: a 10-year study of surgical choice
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Breast J 18:318-25. 2012
    ..The rate of mastectomy declined until 2005 and is now increasing across all age groups, especially for women < 50 years and ≥ 70 years...
  5. doi request reprint One decade later: trends and disparities in the application of post-mastectomy radiotherapy since the release of the American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guidelines
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:e591-6. 2012
    ..In 2001 ASCO published practice guidelines for post mastectomy radiotherapy (PMRT). We analyzed factors that influence the receipt of radiotherapy therapy and trends over time...
  6. doi request reprint Disparities in the application of adjuvant radiotherapy after breast-conserving surgery for early stage breast cancer: impact on overall survival
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky
    Cancer 117:2590-8. 2011
    ..The authors analyzed factors that influence the receipt of radiotherapy therapy and their resultant impact on outcome...
  7. doi request reprint Locoregional recurrence in patients with triple-negative breast cancer: preliminary results of a single institution study
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 34:231-7. 2011
    ..To examine the impact of radiotherapy on breast cancer patients with triple-negative (ER-, PR-, HER2/neu-) disease...
  8. doi request reprint The use of adjuvant high-dose-rate breast brachytherapy in patients with collagen vascular disease: a collaborative experience
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Brachytherapy 10:121-7. 2011
    ..To analyze toxicity and cosmesis in patients with collagen vascular disease (CVD) treated with accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) via high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy...
  9. doi request reprint Six-year experience: long-term disease control outcomes for partial breast irradiation using MammoSite balloon brachytherapy
    Jennifer L Harper
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina, Hollings Cancer Center, 169 Ashley Ave MSC 318 Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am J Surg 199:204-9. 2010
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  10. pmc Incidence and prognostic factors for seroma development after MammoSite breast brachytherapy
    John M Watkins
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Brachytherapy 7:305-9. 2008
    ..Describe the incidence and identify risk factors for seroma development after MammoSite breast brachytherapy (MBT)...
  11. doi request reprint Contralateral prophylactic mastectomy: clinical and pathological features from a prospective database
    Parul N Barry
    Departments of Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville School of Medicine, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Med Sci 344:452-6. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint Late chest wall toxicity after MammoSite breast brachytherapy
    James H Brashears
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Brachytherapy 8:19-25. 2009
    ..We report the first pathologic rib fractures associated with MBB and dosimetric analysis of the original treatment plans...
  13. doi request reprint Interfraction accumulation of seroma during accelerated partial breast irradiation: preliminary results of a prospective study
    Aashish D Bhatt
    Department of Radiation Oncology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Brachytherapy 11:374-9. 2012
    ..To quantify and characterize the process of seroma accumulation during accelerated partial breast irradiation using multicatheter balloon brachytherapy...
  14. doi request reprint Patterns of care with regard to surgical choice and application of adjuvant radiation therapy for preinvasive and early stage breast cancer in rural Appalachia
    Andrew B Freeman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville, KY, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:358-63. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cosmetic outcome following MammoSite breast brachytherapy: a single-institution experience of 100 patients with two years of follow-up
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Bioinformatics and Epidemiology, Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:354-8. 2007
    ..To identify the factors that predict for excellent cosmesis in patients who receive MammoSite breast brachytherapy (MBT)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Chest wall dose in MammoSite breast brachytherapy: radiobiologic estimations of late complication risk based on dose-volume considerations
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Brachytherapy 4:259-63. 2005
    ..To estimate the risk of late effects in women treated with MammoSite brachytherapy (MBT), the balloon catheters of which were placed near the ribs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mammographic surveillance after MammoSite breast brachytherapy: analysis of architectural patterns and additional interventions
    Anthony E Dragun
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 30:574-9. 2007
    ..To report the post-treatment mammographic findings of patients who received MammoSite brachytherapy at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)...
  18. doi request reprint Reirradiation as a component of the multidisciplinary management of locally recurrent breast cancer
    Matthew M Harkenrider
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, KY 40202, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 11:171-6. 2011
    ..Our intent was to review a modern multidisciplinary institutional experience involving reirradiation of the breast, chest wall, and lymphatics for locoregional recurrences of breast cancer and report toxicity and clinical outcomes...