Feng Ming Spring Kong

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint ACR Appropriateness Criteria® radiation therapy for small-cell lung cancer
    Feng Ming Kong
    Ann Arbor Veteran Affairs Medical Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 36:206-13. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Consideration of dose limits for organs at risk of thoracic radiotherapy: atlas for lung, proximal bronchial tree, esophagus, spinal cord, ribs, and brachial plexus
    Feng Ming Spring Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan and Ann Arbor Veteran Affairs Medical System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:1442-57. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography scans during and after radiation-based therapy in patients with non small-cell lung cancer
    Feng Ming Spring Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:3116-23. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Physical models and simpler dosimetric descriptors of radiation late toxicity
    Feng Ming Spring Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 17:108-20. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of blood biomarkers to predict radiation lung toxicity: a potential strategy to individualize thoracic radiation therapy
    Feng Ming Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Cancer Control 15:140-50. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of radiation therapy in thoracic tumors
    Feng Ming Spring Kong
    Department of Radiation Therapy, University of Michigan, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 20:363-400. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Final toxicity results of a radiation-dose escalation study in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC): predictors for radiation pneumonitis and fibrosis
    Feng Ming Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, and Radiation Oncology, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:1075-86. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint High-dose radiation improved local tumor control and overall survival in patients with inoperable/unresectable non-small-cell lung cancer: long-term results of a radiation dose escalation study
    Feng Ming Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:324-33. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Non-small cell lung cancer therapy-related pulmonary toxicity: an update on radiation pneumonitis and fibrosis
    Feng Ming Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, UH B2C490, Box 0010, 1300 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Semin Oncol 32:S42-54. 2005
  10. pmc Poor baseline pulmonary function may not increase the risk of radiation-induced lung toxicity
    Jingbo Wang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Ann Arbor Veterans Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 85:798-804. 2013

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint ACR Appropriateness Criteria® radiation therapy for small-cell lung cancer
    Feng Ming Kong
    Ann Arbor Veteran Affairs Medical Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 36:206-13. 2013
    ..In those instances where evidence is lacking or not definitive, expert opinion may be used to recommend imaging or treatment...
  2. doi request reprint Consideration of dose limits for organs at risk of thoracic radiotherapy: atlas for lung, proximal bronchial tree, esophagus, spinal cord, ribs, and brachial plexus
    Feng Ming Spring Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan and Ann Arbor Veteran Affairs Medical System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:1442-57. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography scans during and after radiation-based therapy in patients with non small-cell lung cancer
    Feng Ming Spring Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:3116-23. 2007
    ..To study whether changes of [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) during treatment correlate with post-treatment responses in tumor and normal lung in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physical models and simpler dosimetric descriptors of radiation late toxicity
    Feng Ming Spring Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 17:108-20. 2007
    ..It focuses on organ-specific NTCP parameters as well as simple dosimetric descriptors that might be used to help treatment plan evaluation in clinical practice...
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of blood biomarkers to predict radiation lung toxicity: a potential strategy to individualize thoracic radiation therapy
    Feng Ming Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Cancer Control 15:140-50. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of radiation therapy in thoracic tumors
    Feng Ming Spring Kong
    Department of Radiation Therapy, University of Michigan, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 20:363-400. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Final toxicity results of a radiation-dose escalation study in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC): predictors for radiation pneumonitis and fibrosis
    Feng Ming Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, and Radiation Oncology, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:1075-86. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint High-dose radiation improved local tumor control and overall survival in patients with inoperable/unresectable non-small-cell lung cancer: long-term results of a radiation dose escalation study
    Feng Ming Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:324-33. 2005
    ..To determine whether high-dose radiation leads to improved outcomes in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Non-small cell lung cancer therapy-related pulmonary toxicity: an update on radiation pneumonitis and fibrosis
    Feng Ming Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, UH B2C490, Box 0010, 1300 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Semin Oncol 32:S42-54. 2005
    ..Based on the risk levels of toxicity for each patient, future clinical trials may be designed to maximize individual therapeutic gain...
  10. pmc Poor baseline pulmonary function may not increase the risk of radiation-induced lung toxicity
    Jingbo Wang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Ann Arbor Veterans Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 85:798-804. 2013
    ..This study investigated whether baseline PF was associated with radiation-induced lung toxicity (RILT) in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) receiving conformal radiation therapy (CRT)...
  11. pmc Combining physical and biologic parameters to predict radiation-induced lung toxicity in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer treated with definitive radiation therapy
    Matthew H Stenmark
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:e217-22. 2012
    ....
  12. pmc Changes in global function and regional ventilation and perfusion on SPECT during the course of radiotherapy in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer
    Shuanghu Tiger Yuan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:e631-8. 2012
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Monte Carlo-based lung cancer treatment planning incorporating PET-defined target volumes
    Indrin J Chetty
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0010, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 6:65-76. 2005
    ..Further study with correlation to clinical outcome will be helpful in determining how to apply these various PET and CT volumes in treatment planning, to potentially improve local tumor control and reduce normal tissue toxicities...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reporting and analyzing statistical uncertainties in Monte Carlo-based treatment planning
    Indrin J Chetty
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0010, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:1249-59. 2006
    ..To investigate methods of reporting and analyzing statistical uncertainties in doses to targets and normal tissues in Monte Carlo (MC)-based treatment planning...
  15. ncbi request reprint Quantification of incidental dose to potential clinical target volume (CTV) under different stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) techniques for non-small cell lung cancer - tumor motion and using internal target volume (ITV) could improve dose distr
    Jian Yue Jin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Henry Ford Hospital, 2799 W Grand Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Radiother Oncol 85:267-76. 2007
    ..This study aimed to quantify the incidental dose to the potential CTV under different SBRT techniques...
  16. doi request reprint Plasma proteomic analysis may identify new markers for radiation-induced lung toxicity in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer
    Xu Wei Cai
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 77:867-76. 2010
    ..To study whether radiation induces differential changes in plasma proteomics in patients with and without radiation-induced lung toxicity (RILT) of Grade >/=2 (RILT2)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Normal tissue complication probability modeling for acute esophagitis in patients treated with conformal radiation therapy for non-small cell lung cancer
    Olivier Chapet
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Radiother Oncol 77:176-81. 2005
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Effect of normal lung definition on lung dosimetry and lung toxicity prediction in radiation therapy treatment planning
    Weili Wang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:956-63. 2013
    ....
  19. pmc Radiation dose-volume effects in the lung
    Lawrence B Marks
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:S70-6. 2010
    ..The rate of symptomatic pneumonitis is related to many dosimetric parameters, and there are no evident threshold "tolerance dose-volume" levels. There are strong volume and fractionation effects...
  20. doi request reprint Natural growth and disease progression of non-small cell lung cancer evaluated with 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose PET/CT
    Jingbo Wang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Lung Cancer 78:51-6. 2012
    ....
  21. pmc Semiquantification and classification of local pulmonary function by V/Q single photon emission computed tomography in patients with non-small cell lung cancer: potential indication for radiotherapy planning
    Shuanghu Tiger Yuan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 6:71-8. 2011
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint High radiation dose may reduce the negative effect of large gross tumor volume in patients with medically inoperable early-stage non-small cell lung cancer
    Lujun Zhao
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:103-10. 2007
    ..To determine whether the effect of radiation dose varies with gross tumor volume (GTV) in patients with stage I/II non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  23. doi request reprint Inhibition of the tumor necrosis factor-alpha pathway is radioprotective for the lung
    Ming Zhang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5582, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 14:1868-76. 2008
    ..Radiation-induced lung toxicity limits the delivery of high-dose radiation to thoracic tumors. Here, we investigated the potential of inhibiting the tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) pathway as a novel radioprotection strategy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Using acupressure to modify alertness in the classroom: a single-blinded, randomized, cross-over trial
    Richard E Harris
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:673-9. 2005
    ..Previous reports have suggested that acupressure is effective in reducing pain and improving sleep quality; however, its effects on alertness have not been characterized...
  25. doi request reprint Comparative proteomic analysis of radiation-induced changes in mouse lung: fibrosis-sensitive and -resistant strains
    Xiaoping Ao
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Radiat Res 169:417-25. 2008
    ..These data suggest that a proteomics approach has the potential to detect protein changes relevant to early lung toxicity after irradiation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of high-dose conformal radiotherapy for patients with medically inoperable T1-3N0 non-small-cell lung cancer: is low incidence of regional failure due to incidental nodal irradiation?
    Ming Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 64:120-6. 2006
    ..To report the results of high-dose conformal irradiation and examine incidental nodal irradiation and nodal failure in patients with inoperable early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional conformal radiation may deliver considerable dose of incidental nodal irradiation in patients with early stage node-negative non-small cell lung cancer when the tumor is large and centrally located
    Lujun Zhao
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Radiother Oncol 82:153-9. 2007
    ..To determine the dose to regional nodal stations in patients with T1-3N0M0 non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) treated with three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy (3DCRT) without intentional elective nodal irradiation (ENI)...
  28. doi request reprint Utilize target motion to cover clinical target volume (ctv)--a novel and practical treatment planning approach to manage respiratory motion
    Jian Yue Jin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Radiother Oncol 89:292-303. 2008
    ..To use probability density function (PDF) to model motion effects and incorporate this information into treatment planning for lung cancers...
  29. ncbi request reprint An improved internal mammary irradiation technique in radiation treatment of locally advanced breast cancers
    Jian Yue Jin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 6:84-93. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the new IMF technique shows dosimetric improvement compared to the traditional IMF technique in terms of the critical organ sparing and target dose uniformity...
  30. ncbi request reprint 18F-FDG PET definition of gross tumor volume for radiotherapy of non-small cell lung cancer: is a single standardized uptake value threshold approach appropriate?
    Kenneth J Biehl
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Nucl Med 47:1808-12. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint The impact of central lung distance, maximal heart distance, and radiation technique on the volumetric dose of the lung and heart for intact breast radiation
    Feng Ming Kong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 54:963-71. 2002
    ..To investigate the impact of radiographic parameter and radiation technique on the volumetric dose of lung and heart for intact breast radiation...
  32. ncbi request reprint Planning the breast tumor bed boost: changes in the excision cavity volume and surgical scar location after breast-conserving surgery and whole-breast irradiation
    Kevin S Oh
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:680-6. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the changes in breast and excision cavity volumes after whole-breast irradiation and the adequacy of using the surgical scar to guide boost planning...