W M Mendenhall

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Re-irradiation of head and neck carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:393-8. 2008
  2. ncbi Radiotherapy alone or combined with surgery for salivary gland carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Cancer 103:2544-50. 2005
  3. ncbi Giant cell tumor of bone
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:96-9. 2006
  4. ncbi Parameters that predict local control after definitive radiotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 25:535-42. 2003
  5. ncbi Altered fractionation and/or adjuvant chemotherapy in definitive irradiation of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, PO Box 100385, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:546-51. 2003
  6. ncbi Lethal midline granuloma-nasal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:202-6. 2006
  7. ncbi Definitive radiotherapy for tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:290-7. 2006
  8. ncbi Planned neck dissection after definitive radiotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 24:1012-8. 2002
  9. ncbi Aneurysmal bone cyst
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:311-5. 2006
  10. ncbi Intensity-modulated radiotherapy in the standard management of head and neck cancer: promises and pitfalls
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:2618-23. 2006

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Publications128 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi Re-irradiation of head and neck carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:393-8. 2008
    ..Those with advanced recurrences are unlikely to benefit from re-irradiation and should be considered for either a prospective clinical trial or for palliative chemotherapy or supportive care...
  2. ncbi Radiotherapy alone or combined with surgery for salivary gland carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Cancer 103:2544-50. 2005
    ..The authors analyzed the outcomes of patients treated with radiotherapy (RT) alone or combined with surgery for carcinoma of the salivary glands...
  3. ncbi Giant cell tumor of bone
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:96-9. 2006
    ..To discuss the treatment and outcomes for giant cell tumor (GCT) of bone...
  4. ncbi Parameters that predict local control after definitive radiotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 25:535-42. 2003
    ..To analyze parameters that may influence the likelihood of local control after definitive radiotherapy for head and neck cancer...
  5. ncbi Altered fractionation and/or adjuvant chemotherapy in definitive irradiation of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, PO Box 100385, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:546-51. 2003
    ..To review the roles of altered fractionation and adjuvant chemotherapy in the treatment of patients with squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck...
  6. ncbi Lethal midline granuloma-nasal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:202-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to discuss lethal midline granuloma (LMG)-nasal natural killer (NK) T-cell lymphoma (LMG-NTL)...
  7. ncbi Definitive radiotherapy for tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:290-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to update our experience with definitive radiotherapy (RT) for carcinoma of the tonsillar area...
  8. ncbi Planned neck dissection after definitive radiotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 24:1012-8. 2002
    ..To define the role of planned neck dissection after definitive radiotherapy for patients with node-positive squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck...
  9. ncbi Aneurysmal bone cyst
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:311-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to discuss the natural history, treatment, and outcomes for patients with aneurysmal bone cysts (ABC)...
  10. ncbi Intensity-modulated radiotherapy in the standard management of head and neck cancer: promises and pitfalls
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:2618-23. 2006
    ..Additional standards pertaining to a variety of issues, including target definitions and dose specification, need to be developed. Phase III trials will better define the role of IMRT in coming years...
  11. pmc Postoperative radiotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Clin Med Res 4:200-8. 2006
    ..Adjuvant cisplatin-based chemotherapy also appears to improve the probability of cure in high-risk patients...
  12. ncbi Voice rehabilitation after total laryngectomy and postoperative radiation therapy
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Health Science Center, University of Florida College of Medicine, PO Box 100385, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:2500-5. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate voice rehabilitation after laryngectomy and postoperative irradiation for patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx and hypopharynx...
  13. ncbi Cutaneous angiosarcoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:524-8. 2006
    ..To discuss the treatment and outcomes for cutaneous angiosarcoma...
  14. ncbi Radiotherapy alone or after subtotal resection for benign skull base meningiomas
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Cancer 98:1473-82. 2003
    ..The objective of the current study was to analyze the long-term local control and complications in a series of patients who were treated with radiotherapy for benign skull base meningiomas...
  15. ncbi Solitary plasmacytoma of bone and soft tissues
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 24:395-9. 2003
    ..To define the optimal treatment and outcomes for patients with solitary plasmacytoma of bone and soft tissue...
  16. ncbi Radiotherapy alone or combined with carbogen breathing for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck: a prospective, randomized trial
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Cancer 104:332-7. 2005
    ..The current study was performed to investigate the efficacy of carbogen (95% oxygen [O(2)] and 5% carbon dioxide [CO(2)]) breathing during definitive radiotherapy (RT) to enhance local control...
  17. ncbi Retromolar trigone squamous cell carcinoma treated with radiotherapy alone or combined with surgery
    William M Mendenhall
    Departments of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Cancer 103:2320-5. 2005
    ..Treatment outcomes were analyzed for retromolar trigone squamous cell carcinoma...
  18. ncbi Adult head and neck soft tissue sarcomas
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 27:916-22. 2005
    ..The purpose was to determine the optimal treatment for adult patients with head and neck soft tissue sarcomas...
  19. ncbi Sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:27-31. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to discuss the treatment and outcomes for patients with sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma...
  20. ncbi Adjuvant postoperative radiotherapy for colon carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville 32610, USA
    Cancer 101:1338-44. 2004
    ..The objective of this report was to review the role of adjuvant postoperative radiotherapy (RT) for patients with adenocarcinoma of the colon...
  21. ncbi Merkel cell carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:906-10. 2004
    ..To determine the natural history and treatment outcomes for patients with Merkel cell carcinoma...
  22. ncbi Management of T1-T2 glottic carcinomas
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Cancer 100:1786-92. 2004
    ..The remaining patients were optimally treated with radiotherapy. Open partial laryngectomy was reserved for patients with locally recurrent tumors...
  23. ncbi Management of acoustic schwannoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 25:38-47. 2004
    ..To discuss the optimal management for patients with acoustic schwannoma...
  24. ncbi Definitive radiotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the base of tongue
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:32-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate definitive radiotherapy (RT) for treatment of base of tongue cancer...
  25. ncbi Radiotherapy alone or combined with surgery for adenoid cystic carcinoma of the head and neck
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, University of Florida Health Science Center, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 26:154-62. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the results of radiotherapy (RT) alone or combined with surgery for adenoid cystic carcinoma...
  26. ncbi Preoperative chemoradiation for locally advanced rectal adenocarcinoma-the University of Florida experience
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Semin Surg Oncol 21:261-4. 2003
    ..Preoperative chemoradiation probably results in improved downstaging and survival compared with preoperative irradiation alone...
  27. ncbi Local excision and postoperative radiation therapy for rectal adenocarcinoma
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0287, USA
    Int J Cancer 96:89-96. 2001
    ..Patients with ulcerative tumors may have a lower likelihood of cause-specific survival...
  28. ncbi Pigmented villonodular synovitis
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:548-50. 2006
    ..The probability of complications after moderate-dose radiotherapy (RT) is low...
  29. ncbi Role of radiation therapy in the treatment of resectable rectal adenocarcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    J Surg Oncol 79:107-17; discussion 118. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study is to review the role of radiation therapy in the treatment of resectable rectal adenocarcinoma. Selection criteria, treatment techniques, and results are discussed...
  30. ncbi Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Cancer 101:2503-8. 2004
    ..Postoperative radiotherapy also is indicated in the rare event that a patient has unresectable macroscopic disease. Experience with the use of radiotherapy alone to treat macroscopic disease is limited...
  31. ncbi Is radiation therapy a preferred alternative to surgery for squamous cell carcinoma of the base of tongue?
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 18:35-42. 2000
    ..To evaluate irradiation alone for treatment of base-of-tongue cancer...
  32. ncbi Radiation therapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the tonsillar region: a preferred alternative to surgery?
    W M Mendenhall
    Departments of Radiation Oncology and Otolaryngology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    J Clin Oncol 18:2219-25. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of RT alone and RT combined with a planned neck dissection for carcinoma of the tonsillar area and to compare these data with the results of treatment with primary surgery...
  33. ncbi Altered fractionation in definitive irradiation of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0385, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 12:207-14. 2000
    ..Data suggest that altered fractionation schedules may improve local control (and to a lesser extent, survival) compared with conventional irradiation...
  34. ncbi Inverted papilloma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 30:560-3. 2007
    ..To discuss the treatment and outcomes of inverted papilloma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  35. ncbi Multidisciplinary management of laryngeal carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:S12-4. 2007
    ..Patients with suspicious findings on computed tomography might benefit from fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography to differentiate post-radiotherapy changes from tumor...
  36. ncbi Retroperitoneal soft tissue sarcoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Cancer 104:669-75. 2005
    ..Most patients experienced recurrent disease after surgery, and the most common site of failure was local. Adjuvant RT reduced the risk of local recurrence, but its impact on survival was questionable...
  37. ncbi Conservative treatment of rectal adenocarcinoma
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 15:303-19. 2001
    ....
  38. ncbi Skin cancer of the head and neck with perineural invasion
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 30:93-6. 2007
    ....
  39. ncbi Definitive radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:622-7. 2006
    ..We sought to report the outcomes after definitive radiotherapy (RT) for nasopharyngeal carcinoma...
  40. ncbi Radiotherapy and radiosurgery for skull base tumors
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 34:1065-77, viii. 2001
    ..This article reviews treatment techniques and results and discusses the pertinent literature...
  41. ncbi T1-T2N0 squamous cell carcinoma of the glottic larynx treated with radiation therapy
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA
    J Clin Oncol 19:4029-36. 2001
    ..The end results after radiation therapy for T1-T2N0 glottic carcinoma vary considerably. We analyze patient-related and treatment-related parameters that may influence the likelihood of cure...
  42. ncbi Treatment of paragangliomas with radiation therapy
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 34:1007-20, vii-viii. 2001
    ..This article reviews the role of radiation therapy in the treatment of patients with paragangliomas of the head and neck...
  43. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck: management after excisional biopsy of a solitary metastatic neck node
    Y Mack
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 25:619-22. 1993
    ....
  44. ncbi Organ preservation with radiotherapy for T1-T2 carcinoma of the pyriform sinus
    R J Amdur
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, PO Box 100385, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 23:353-62. 2001
    ..To report long-term results using radiotherapy with or without a planned neck dissection for T1-T2 carcinoma of the pyriform sinus...
  45. ncbi Planned postradiotherapy bilateral neck dissection for head and neck cancer
    J D Somerset
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 22:383-6. 2001
    ..The likelihood of severe complications after simultaneous (as opposed to staged) neck dissection was not significantly different (P =.24)...
  46. ncbi Radiotherapy alone for clinical T4 skin carcinoma of the head and neck with surgery reserved for salvage
    M O Al-Othman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 22:387-90. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Radiotherapy alone results in a relatively high probability of cure for selected patients with T4 skin cancers...
  47. ncbi Head and neck mucosal melanoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:626-30. 2005
    ..The purpose of this article is to discuss the optimal treatment and outcomes for head and neck mucosal melanoma...
  48. ncbi Malignant tumors of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses
    Teri S Katz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 24:821-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate the role of radiation therapy in patients with nasal cavity and paranasal sinus tumors...
  49. ncbi Potential clinical efficacy of intensity-modulated conformal therapy
    S L Meeks
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0385, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 40:483-95. 1998
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the potential benefit of using intensity-modulated conformal therapy for a variety of lesions currently treated with stereotactic radiosurgery or conventional radiotherapy...
  50. ncbi Conservative treatment of rectal adenocarcinoma with endocavitary irradiation or wide local excision and postoperative irradiation
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, 32510 0385, USA
    J Clin Oncol 15:3241-8. 1997
    ..To evaluate the role of endocavitary irradiation and wide local excision followed by irradiation in the treatment of early-stage rectal adenocarcinoma...
  51. doi Hypopituitarism after radiotherapy for extracranial head and neck cancers
    Niranjan Bhandare
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Head Neck 30:1182-92. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the incidence of radiotherapy-induced primary and secondary hypopituitarism...
  52. ncbi Radiation therapy for esthesioneuroblastoma: rationale for elective neck irradiation
    Alan T Monroe
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 25:529-34. 2003
    ..We describe the University of Florida experience using radiation therapy (RT) in the treatment of this neoplasm, particularly the use of elective nodal irradiation...
  53. doi Squamous cell carcinoma of the external auditory canal: long-term clinical outcomes using surgery and external-beam radiotherapy
    Roshan Prabhu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 32:401-4. 2009
    ..This retrospective review describes a 27-year experience of treating these tumors at the University of Florida...
  54. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma of the anal canal
    S E Mitchell
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610-0385, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 49:1007-13. 2001
    ..With the addition of chemotherapy to radiation, there is an increased risk of acute toxicity and about 1-2% incidence of toxic death. Smaller tumors (T1 and early T2) probably do not require the addition of chemotherapy...
  55. ncbi Definitive radiotherapy for T3 squamous cell carcinoma of the glottic larynx
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0385, USA
    J Clin Oncol 15:2394-402. 1997
    ..To report the results of radiotherapy alone for stage T3 squamous cell carcinoma of the true vocal cord and compare these data with those obtained with other treatment modalities...
  56. ncbi Thyroid function should be monitored following radiotherapy to the low neck
    Allie Garcia-Serra
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:255-8. 2005
    ..Serum TSH should be checked every 6 months for the first 5 years and yearly thereafter. Thyroid hormone replacement should be initiated in any patient with a TSH of more than 4.5 mIU/L...
  57. doi Elective neck dissection during salvage surgery for locally recurrent head and neck squamous cell carcinoma after radiotherapy with elective nodal irradiation
    Roi Dagan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:945-52. 2010
    ..To define the role of elective neck dissection during salvage surgery for locally recurrent head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (SCCA) initially treated with elective nodal irradiation (ENI)...
  58. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma of the anal margin
    Heather E Newlin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Surg Oncol 86:55-62; discussion 63. 2004
    ..To define the optimal treatment of patients with squamous cell carcinoma (SCCA) of the anal margin...
  59. ncbi Incisional or excisional neck-node biopsy before definitive radiotherapy, alone or followed by neck dissection
    E R Ellis
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville
    Head Neck 13:177-83. 1991
    ..We conclude that the potential adverse effect of violating the neck before definitive treatment cannot be demonstrated if radiotherapy is the next step in the patient's management...
  60. ncbi Long-term results of radiation therapy for juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma
    K A Reddy
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 22:172-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Radiotherapy is an effective treatment for advanced JNA. Tumor regression usually occurs slowly over several months. JNAs that are slow to regress (greater than 2 years) may have an increased risk of recurrence...
  61. ncbi Definitive radiotherapy in the management of chemodectomas arising in the temporal bone, carotid body, and glomus vagale
    R W Hinerman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, PO Box 100385, Gainesville, Florida 32610-0385, USA
    Head Neck 23:363-71. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Irradiation offers a high probability of tumor control with relatively minimal risks for patients with chemodectomas of the temporal bone and neck. There were no severe treatment complications...
  62. doi Radiation effects on the auditory and vestibular systems
    Niranjan Bhandare
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, 1600 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 42:623-34. 2009
    ..Auditory and vestibular dysfunction following RT for VS may be limited by limiting the total dose of cranial nerve VIII irradiation and by fractionation...
  63. ncbi Impact of radiographic findings on prognosis for skin carcinoma with clinical perineural invasion
    Thomas J Galloway
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Cancer 103:1254-7. 2005
    ..The objective of the current study was to correlate pretreatment computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging studies with outcomes for patients with squamous or basal cell carcinoma of the skin and clinical perineural invasion...
  64. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma metastatic to the neck from an unknown head and neck primary site
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610-0385, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 22:261-7. 2001
    ..The 5-year survival rate is approximately 50% after treatment and is influenced by the extent of neck disease. In this article, we review the pertinent literature...
  65. ncbi Prognostic significance of paraglottic space invasion in T2N0 glottic carcinoma
    Roi Dagan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 30:186-90. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic significance of paraglottic space invasion determined with pretreatment computed tomography (CT) for patients with T2N0 glottic carcinoma treated with radiotherapy (RT)...
  66. doi Management of sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma
    Emily D Tanzler
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Head Neck 30:595-9. 2008
    ..Our aim was to report the outcomes of treatment for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma (SNUC)...
  67. doi T1N0 to T2N0 squamous cell carcinoma of the glottic larynx treated with definitive radiotherapy
    Bhishamjit S Chera
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:461-6. 2010
    ..To report the treatment outcomes of definitive radiotherapy (RT) for early-stage squamous cell carcinoma (SCCA) of the glottic larynx...
  68. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx: surgery, radiation therapy, or both
    James T Parsons
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Bethesda Memorial Hospital, Boynton Beach, Florida, USA
    Cancer 94:2967-80. 2002
    ..No randomized trial has addressed adequately the question of whether surgery (S), radiation therapy (RT), or combined treatment is most effective...
  69. ncbi Pre- and post-radiotherapy computed tomography in laryngeal cancer: imaging-based prediction of local failure
    F A Pameijer
    Department of Radiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 45:359-66. 1999
    ..To determine if pre-radiotherapy (RT) and/or post-radiotherapy computed tomography (CT) can predict local failure in patients with laryngeal carcinoma treated with definitive RT...
  70. ncbi Radiotherapy in the treatment of dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
    Roi Dagan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:537-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the role of postoperative radiotherapy (RT) for patients with dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP)...
  71. ncbi Isolated neck recurrence after definitive radiotherapy for node-positive head and neck cancer: salvage in the dissected or undissected neck
    Stanley L Liauw
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Head Neck 29:715-9. 2007
    ..The role of salvage neck dissection for isolated regional recurrences after definitive radiotherapy (RT) is ill-defined...
  72. ncbi Carcinoma of the skin of the head and neck with perineural invasion
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, PO Box 100385, Gainesville, FL 36210 0385, USA
    Head Neck 24:78-83. 2002
    ..Perineural invasion is observed in a small subset of patients with carcinomas of the skin of the head and neck...
  73. ncbi Postoperative radiation therapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    William M Mendenhall
    Departments of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 24:41-50. 2003
    ..To discuss the role of postoperative radiation therapy (RT) for patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck...
  74. ncbi Distant metastases after definitive radiotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    Majid O F Al-Othman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, 2000 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    Head Neck 25:629-33. 2003
    ..To analyze parameters that influence the risk of distant metastases after definitive radiotherapy...
  75. ncbi Impact of young age on prognosis for head and neck cancer: a matched-pair analysis
    Jeffrey S Gilroy
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 27:269-73. 2005
    ....
  76. ncbi Post-RT CT results as a predictive model for the necessity of planned post-RT neck dissection in patients with cervical metastatic disease from squamous cell carcinoma
    Hiroya Ojiri
    Department of Radiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 52:420-8. 2002
    ..To establish whether the extent of neck disease on postradiation therapy (RT) computed tomography (CT) can predict the likelihood of positive neck nodes and, thereby, the necessity of planned post-RT neck dissection...
  77. ncbi External beam radiotherapy for differentiated thyroid cancer
    Kenyon M Meadows
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 27:24-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) for differentiated thyroid carcinomas...
  78. ncbi Adult head and neck soft tissue sarcomas
    Susie A Chen
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:259-63. 2005
    ..To analyze the outcomes of adult patients with head and neck soft tissue sarcomas...
  79. doi Definitive radiotherapy for carcinoma in situ of the true vocal cords
    Neil Sengupta
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 33:94-5. 2010
    ..To report long-term rates of tumor control after radiotherapy (RT) for carcinoma in situ (CIS) of the true vocal cords (TVC)...
  80. ncbi Perineural spread of cutaneous squamous and basal cell carcinoma: CT and MR detection and its impact on patient management and prognosis
    L S Williams
    Department of Radiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0374, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 49:1061-9. 2001
    ....
  81. doi Carotid-sparing intensity-modulated radiotherapy for early-stage squamous cell carcinoma of the true vocal cord
    Bhishamjit S Chera
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 77:1380-5. 2010
    ..To compare radiation doses to carotid arteries among various radiotherapy techniques for treatment of early-stage squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the true vocal cords...
  82. doi Definitive radiation therapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the soft palate
    Bhishamjit S Chera
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Head Neck 30:1114-9. 2008
    ..We report the University of Florida experience with soft-palate carcinoma treated with radiotherapy alone or combined with adjuvant chemotherapy and/or neck dissection for residual disease in the neck...
  83. ncbi Hypopituitarism after radiotherapy for extracranial head and neck cancers in pediatric patients
    Niranjan Bhandare
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:567-72. 2008
    ..To investigate the incidence of postradiation therapy (postRT) hypopituitarism (hp-pit) in pediatric patients treated for extracranial head and neck tumors...
  84. doi Concomitant weekly cisplatin and altered fractionation radiotherapy in locally advanced head and neck cancer
    Heather E Newlin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Cancer 116:4533-40. 2010
    ..The authors' purpose was to report efficacy and toxicity after weekly cisplatin (30 mg/m2/wk) concurrent with altered fractionation RT...
  85. ncbi Postradiotherapy neck dissection for lymph node-positive head and neck cancer: the use of computed tomography to manage the neck
    Stanley L Liauw
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1421-7. 2006
    ..To determine how to use node response on computed tomography (CT) to indicate the need for neck dissection...
  86. ncbi Plasma cell granuloma of the maxillary sinus: a case report and literature review
    Heather E Newlin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, University of Florida Health Science Center, P O Box 100385, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Head Neck 27:722-8. 2005
    ..Although they have the potential to occur in sites throughout the body, their occurrence in the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity is uncommon and often associated with unique clinical characteristics and natural history...
  87. ncbi Neurotropic melanoma of the head and neck with clinical perineural invasion
    Heather E Newlin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:399-402. 2005
    ..The purpose of this article is to report our experience with neurotropic melanoma, a rare malignancy that sometimes produces neurologic symptoms because of a direct extension of the primary tumor...
  88. ncbi Preventing radiation retinopathy with hyperfractionation
    Alan T Monroe
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Health Science Center, 2000 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 61:856-64. 2005
    ..In particular, we addressed whether the use of hyperfractionated radiation therapy was effective in reducing the risk of retinopathy...
  89. ncbi Merkel cell carcinoma of the skin with leptomeningeal metastases
    Daniel T Chang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville 32608, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 26:210-3. 2005
    ..Whether this represents a more aggressive variant is unknown. Regardless, this pattern of spread is likely a rare event...
  90. ncbi Altered fractionation in radiation therapy for squamous-cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    W M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA
    Cancer Invest 16:594-603. 1998
    ..Most investigators have observed no significant increased risk of late complications with the dose-fractionation schedules described...
  91. ncbi Does altered fractionation influence the risk of radiation-induced optic neuropathy?
    Niranjan Bhandare
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Health Science Center, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 62:1070-7. 2005
    ..To analyze the parameters that influence the risk of radiation-induced optic neuropathy (RION) after radiotherapy for head-and-neck tumors...
  92. doi Ewing tumors of the head and neck
    J Taylor Whaley
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 33:321-6. 2010
    ..Retrospective review describing the 40-year University of Florida experience treating Ewing tumors of the head-and-neck region with a summary of the pertinent literature...
  93. doi Diagnostic evaluation of squamous cell carcinoma metastatic to cervical lymph nodes from an unknown head and neck primary site
    Marco Cianchetti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:2348-54. 2009
    ..To discuss our experience with the diagnostic evaluation in patients with squamous cell carcinomas (SCCAs) of the head and neck metastatic to the cervical lymph nodes from an unknown primary site...
  94. doi Lymph node-positive head and neck cancer treated with definitive radiotherapy: can treatment response determine the extent of neck dissection?
    Anamaria R Yeung
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Cancer 112:1076-82. 2008
    ..The purpose was to determine if postradiotherapy (RT) neck dissection can be limited to the neck levels of residual adenopathy on post-RT computed tomography (CT)...
  95. ncbi Adjuvant radiotherapy for cutaneous melanoma: comparing hypofractionation to conventional fractionation
    Daniel T Chang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:1051-5. 2006
    ..To examine locoregional control after adjuvant radiotherapy (RT) for cutaneous melanoma and compare outcomes between conventional fractionation and hypofractionation...
  96. doi Definitive radiotherapy for T1-T2 squamous cell carcinoma of pyriform sinus
    Anna Rabbani
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:351-5. 2008
    ..To report the long-term results after definitive radiotherapy (RT) for T1-T2 pyriform sinus squamous cell carcinoma...
  97. doi Mucosal melanoma of the head and neck
    Marcus Wagner
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:43-8. 2008
    ..Outcomes after radiotherapy for head and neck mucosal melanoma (MMHN)...
  98. ncbi Do pre-irradiation dental extractions reduce the risk of osteoradionecrosis of the mandible?
    Daniel T Chang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Head Neck 29:528-36. 2007
    ..This study was done to determine if pre-radiotherapy (pre-RT) dental extractions reduce the risk of osteoradionecrosis (ORN)...
  99. ncbi Preoperative radiotherapy alone or combined with chemotherapy followed by transanal excision for rectal adenocarcinoma
    Kenyon Meadows
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32510 0385, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:430-4. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of preoperative radiotherapy (RT) and chemoradiation (CRT) followed by transanal excision (TAE) for rectal adenocarcinoma...
  100. doi Adjuvant radiotherapy for cutaneous melanoma
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Cancer 112:1189-96. 2008
    ..Postoperative adjuvant RT results in locoregional control rates of 85% to 90% or higher in high-risk patients with a modest risk of complications. The impact of adjuvant RT on survival is likely minimal...
  101. doi Erectile dysfunction after radiotherapy for prostate cancer
    William M Mendenhall
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Science Center, 2000 SW Archer Rd, PO Box 100385 Gainesville, FL 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 32:443-7. 2009
    ..Following radiotherapy, the early use of phosphodiesterase inhibitors probably reduces the risk of ED...