P Pommier

Summary

Affiliation: Institut Paoli-Calmettes
Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Simulating demand for innovative radiotherapies: an illustrative model based on carbon ion and proton radiotherapy
    Pascal Pommier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Radiother Oncol 96:243-9. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Light ion facility projects in Europe: methodological aspects for the calculation of the treatment cost per protocol
    Pascal Pommier
    Dept of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, 28 rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon, France
    Radiother Oncol 73:S183-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint [The French preliminary experience of the use of a seed-projector for exclusive iodine 125 prostate brachytherapy: feasibility and acute toxicity]
    P Pommier
    Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 10:559-64. 2006
  4. doi request reprint [Image guided radiotherapy with the Cone Beam CT kV (Elekta): experience of the Léon Bérard centre]
    P Pommier
    service d oncologie radiothérapie, Centre Leon Berard, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Radiother 13:384-90. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Impact of 18F-fluoro-2-deoxyglucose positron emission tomography on treatment strategy and radiotherapy planning for stage I-II Hodgkin disease: a prospective multicenter study
    Pascal Pommier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Lyon University Centre Léon Bérard, Lyon, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:823-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint [Radiotherapy for sarcoma: hadrontherapy, for whom and what for?]
    P Pommier
    Centre Leon Berard, Departement de Radiotherapie, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Bull Cancer 97:657-72. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint [What systematic work-up should be required for the patient with localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate?]
    P Pommier
    Service de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 6:131-6. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Impact of (18)F-FDG PET on treatment strategy and 3D radiotherapy planning in non-small cell lung cancer: A prospective multicenter study
    Pascal Pommier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Lyon University Centre Léon Bérard, France
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:350-5. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint [Is conformational radiotherapy progressing? What are its difficulties and limits?]
    P Pommier
    Service de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 5:57s-67s. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Is there a role for pelvic irradiation in localized prostate adenocarcinoma? Preliminary results of GETUG-01
    Pascal Pommier
    Centre Leon Berard, Department of Radiotherapy, Lyon, France
    J Clin Oncol 25:5366-73. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Simulating demand for innovative radiotherapies: an illustrative model based on carbon ion and proton radiotherapy
    Pascal Pommier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Radiother Oncol 96:243-9. 2010
    ..several countries) and by weighting the treated indication by the expected benefit of particle therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Light ion facility projects in Europe: methodological aspects for the calculation of the treatment cost per protocol
    Pascal Pommier
    Dept of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, 28 rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon, France
    Radiother Oncol 73:S183-5. 2004
    ..The resulting cost model will take into account the specificities of each therapeutic protocol as well as the particularities of each of the European projects...
  3. ncbi request reprint [The French preliminary experience of the use of a seed-projector for exclusive iodine 125 prostate brachytherapy: feasibility and acute toxicity]
    P Pommier
    Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 10:559-64. 2006
    ..To analyse a new technique for prostate brachytherapy with permanent Iodine implants characterized by the use of a seed projector after a 3D dosimetric peroperative treatment planning (FIRST technique)...
  4. doi request reprint [Image guided radiotherapy with the Cone Beam CT kV (Elekta): experience of the Léon Bérard centre]
    P Pommier
    service d oncologie radiothérapie, Centre Leon Berard, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Radiother 13:384-90. 2009
    ..The easiness of implementing CBCT-kV imaging and its expected medical benefit should lead to a rapid diffusion of this technology that is also submitted to prospective and multicentric medico-economical evaluations...
  5. doi request reprint Impact of 18F-fluoro-2-deoxyglucose positron emission tomography on treatment strategy and radiotherapy planning for stage I-II Hodgkin disease: a prospective multicenter study
    Pascal Pommier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Lyon University Centre Léon Bérard, Lyon, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:823-8. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint [Radiotherapy for sarcoma: hadrontherapy, for whom and what for?]
    P Pommier
    Centre Leon Berard, Departement de Radiotherapie, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Bull Cancer 97:657-72. 2010
    ..The ongoing diffusions of protons and carbon ions radiotherapy facilities will permit to offer these therapies to more patients and to conduct studies that are warranted to determine their indications and their results...
  7. ncbi request reprint [What systematic work-up should be required for the patient with localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate?]
    P Pommier
    Service de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 6:131-6. 2002
    ..The final therapeutic decision is based at first on this objective data even if they are probabilistic, and finally on informed patients preferences...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of (18)F-FDG PET on treatment strategy and 3D radiotherapy planning in non-small cell lung cancer: A prospective multicenter study
    Pascal Pommier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Lyon University Centre Léon Bérard, France
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:350-5. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Is conformational radiotherapy progressing? What are its difficulties and limits?]
    P Pommier
    Service de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 5:57s-67s. 2001
    ..Medical and medico-economical studies are warranted both for 3DCRT and IMRT in order to prove their utility and justify their cost...
  10. ncbi request reprint Is there a role for pelvic irradiation in localized prostate adenocarcinoma? Preliminary results of GETUG-01
    Pascal Pommier
    Centre Leon Berard, Department of Radiotherapy, Lyon, France
    J Clin Oncol 25:5366-73. 2007
    ..To assess the benefit and toxicity and quality-of-life (QOL) outcomes of pelvic nodes irradiation in nonmetastatic prostate carcinoma patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Conformal radiotherapy for paranasal sinus and nasal cavity tumors: three-dimensional treatment planning and preliminary results in 40 patients
    P Pommier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 48:485-93. 2000
    ..To assess the possibility to deliver a high and homogeneous irradiation with respect to maximal tolerated dose to the visual pathways for paranasal sinus and nasal cavity tumors...
  12. doi request reprint [Valorisation of brachytherapy and medico-economic considerations]
    P Pommier
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Radiother 17:178-81. 2013
    ..e. no specific valorisation for 3D image-based treatment planning and dose optimization and for the use of pulsed dose rate brachytherapy)...
  13. doi request reprint [National breast cancer brachytherapy survey in France: Results and perspectives in 2009]
    J M Hannoun-Levi
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Antoine Lacassagne, Nice, France
    Cancer Radiother 14:176-82. 2010
    ..To present the national survey patterns in France for breast cancer brachytherapy in 2009...
  14. doi request reprint [Brachytherapy for anal cancers]
    P Pommier
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Radiother 17:143-50. 2013
    ..Pulsed dose rate brachytherapy is an alternative to low dose rate brachytherapy (iridium wires) providing the respect of the recommended dose rate (0.5 to 1 Gy/hour). High dose rate brachytherapy is still under evaluation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of early lung toxicity following three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy in non-small-cell lung cancer: preliminary results
    M P Sunyach
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 48:459-63. 2000
    ..Special endpoint was the evaluation of respiratory function after three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy (3D-CRT)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Conformal irradiation for pure and mixed oligodendroglioma: the experience of Centre Leon Berard Lyon
    M P Sunyach
    Department of Radiotherapy, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:296-303. 2003
    ..To assess whether conformal radiotherapy (CRT) after incomplete surgery or biopsy for pure oligodendrogliomas and mixed gliomas results in decreased long-term sequelae without impairing local control and while reducing irradiated volume...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Salvage radiotherapy in rising PSA after radical prostatectomy]
    C Carrie
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69008, Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 11:370-2. 2007
    ..The role of hormone therapy combined with salvage radiotherapy is still under investigation...
  18. doi request reprint [Impact of FDG-PET on radiation therapy: economic results of a STIC study]
    R Remonnay
    Universite de Lyon, and Centre Léon Bérard, 28 rue Laennec, Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 13:313-7. 2009
    ..Radiotherapy treatments were modified for only 10% of patients with Hodgkin's disease with a minor impact on treatment costs versus 40% of patients with lung cancer with a reduction in mean treatment cost of more than 500 euro...
  19. doi request reprint Impact of target volumes and radiation technique on loco-regional control and survival for patients with unilateral cervical lymph node metastases from an unknown primary
    A Ligey
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Georges Francois Leclerc, Dijon Cedex, France
    Radiother Oncol 93:483-7. 2009
    ..To compare the impact of an unilateral post-operative irradiation or a bilateral irradiation in terms of loco-regional control and survival in patients with cervical lymph node of squamous cell carcinoma from an unknown primary (CUP)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy for paranasal sinus carcinoma: clinical results for 25 patients
    Laetitia Padovani
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:169-76. 2003
    ..To assess local control, survival, and clinical and dosimetric prognostic factors in 25 patients with locally advanced maxillary or ethmoid sinus carcinoma treated by three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy (RT)...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Air breath control radiotherapy in severe insufficiency respiratory patients with NSCL: application for deformable registration method in thoracic radiotherapy]
    D Sarrut
    Departement de Radiotherapie, CREATIS, Unité CNRS 5515, INSERM 630, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69008 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 10:377-80. 2006
    ..Using deformable registration methods from a phase two clinical study of air breath control during radiotherapy in patients suffering from severe respiratory insufficiency and non-small cell lung carcinoma...
  22. doi request reprint Concomitant chemoradiotherapy using carboplatin, tegafur-uracil and leucovorin for stage III and IV head-and-neck cancer: results of GORTEC Phase II study
    Melanie Fesneau
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Henry Kaplan Center, Tours, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:154-63. 2010
    ..The objective of this Phase II study was to evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of a concomitant treatment using tegafur-uracil, leucovorin, carboplatin, and radiotherapy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of neoadjuvant TPF (nTPF; docetaxel, T; cisplatin, P; 5FU) in nonselected patients (pts) with head and neck cancer and subsequent radiotherapy (RT) combined with chemotherapy (CT) or cetuximab (Cx)
    N Bonnin
    Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France Hôpital E Herriot, Lyon, France Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Lyon, France
    J Clin Oncol 26:6074. 2008
    ..We determine toxicity and efficacy of nTPF in unselected pts, then CRT with P or cetuximab (Cx)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Phase III randomized trial of Calendula officinalis compared with trolamine for the prevention of acute dermatitis during irradiation for breast cancer
    P Pommier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, 28 rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    J Clin Oncol 22:1447-53. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint [The French project ETOILE: review of clinical data for light ion hadrontherapy]
    P Pommier
    Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Cedex 08, Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 6:369-78. 2002
    ..The French "Etoile" project will be integrated in the European hadrontherapy network "Enlight", with the objectives to coordinate technologic, medical and economic features...
  26. doi request reprint [Prostate cancer brachytherapy]
    P Pommier
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon Cedex 8, France
    Cancer Radiother 20:S210-5. 2016
    ..The following parts are presented: brachytherapy indications, technical description, immediate postoperative management and post-treatment evaluation, and 4 to 6 weeks as well as long-term follow-up. ..
  27. doi request reprint [Prostate-specific antigen bounce after permanent seed prostate brachytherapy: a literature review]
    R Mazeron
    Service de curiethérapie, Departement de Radiotherapie, Institut de Cancerologie Gustave Roussy, 114, rue Edouard Vaillant, 94805 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Cancer Radiother 16:702-10; quiz 722, 725. 2012
    ..While the precise mechanisms of this phenomenon are poorly understood, their characteristics have been, however, extensively studied. This work aims to make an update on the current state of knowledge...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Brachytherapy of the prostatic cancer by interstitial permanent implantation of iodine-125]
    L Chauveinc
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Institut Curie, 26 Rue d Ulm, 75005 Paris, France
    Cancer Radiother 6:112-5. 2002
  29. doi request reprint [Prospective economic evaluation of image-guided radiation therapy for prostate cancer in the framework of the national programme for innovative and costly therapies assessment]
    P Pommier
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 16:444-51. 2012
    ..A secondary objective was to prospectively assess the additional costs of 3D versus 2D imaging with portal imaging for patient positioning controls...
  30. doi request reprint [Economic assessment of pulsed dose-rate (PDR) brachytherapy with optimized dose distribution for cervix carcinoma]
    R Remonnay
    Universite de Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 14:161-8. 2010
    ..Our study aims at evaluating the cost of pulsed dose-rate (PDR) brachytherapy with optimized dose distribution versus traditional treatments (iridium wires, cesium, non-optimized PDR). Issues surrounding reimbursement were also explored...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Target-volume and critical-organ delineation for conformal radiotherapy of prostate cancer: experience of French dose-escalation trials]
    V Beckendorf
    Radiotherapie, Centre Alexis Vautrin, 54511 Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    Cancer Radiother 6:78s-92s. 2002
    ..A better quality of the CT images, use of urethral opacification, and consensual definition of clinical target volumes and organs at risk may contribute to that improvement...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Multicenter study on dose escalation with conformal and conventional radiotherapy for the treatment of localized prostatic cancer. Preliminary results of tolerance and quality of life]
    V Beckendorf
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Alexis Vautrin, 54511 Vandoeuvre les Nancy
    Prog Urol 11:264-76. 2001
    ..To study the safety of conformal radiotherapy dose escalation up to 80 Gy for curative treatment of prostate cancer...
  33. doi request reprint A new, simple maxillary-sparing tongue depressor for external mandibular radiotherapy: a case report
    Anne Gaëlle Bodard
    Service de chirurgie carcinologique, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Head Neck 31:1528-30. 2009
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint The GETUG 70 Gy vs. 80 Gy randomized trial for localized prostate cancer: feasibility and acute toxicity
    Veronique Beckendorf
    Centre Alexis Vautrin, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, Nancy, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 60:1056-65. 2004
    ..To describe treatments and acute tolerance in a randomized trial comparing 70 Gy and 80 Gy to the prostate in patients with localized prostate cancer...
  35. doi request reprint Paclitaxel is effective in relapsed head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: a retrospective study of 66 patients at a single institution
    Jerome Fayette
    Universite de Lyon, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Anticancer Drugs 21:553-8. 2010
    ..2 months (95% CI: 5.2-8.8). Paclitaxel can be used in symptomatic patients. Although no improvement of overall survival can be expected, paclitaxel treatment is safe and achieves interesting response rates...
  36. ncbi request reprint Active breathing control for Hodgkin's disease in childhood and adolescence: feasibility, advantages, and limits
    Line Claude
    Department of Radiotherapy, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:1470-5. 2007
    ..This study assesses the feasibility of active breathing control (ABC) in children, and compares normal tissue irradiation with and without ABC...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Immediate or delayed postoperative radiotherapy in prostate cancer]
    Christian Carrie
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69008 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 9:379-81. 2005
    ..Regarding biological relapses, radiotherapy allows a cure rate of 50% if this treatment begins promptly after raising PSA. The role of concomitant hormonotherapy is still pending waiting for the results of the new AFU/GETUG protocol...
  38. doi request reprint Assessing short-term effects and costs at an early stage of innovation: the use of positron emission tomography on radiotherapy treatment decision making
    Raphaël Remonnay
    GATE CNRS UMR 5824, Lyon, France
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:212-20. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effects of PET on resource allocation (costs and savings) and on the choice of the following treatment in radiotherapy...
  39. ncbi request reprint Role of brachytherapy in treatment of epidermoid carcinomas of the vallecula after conservative supraglottic laryngectomy followed by irradiation
    Sébastien Clippe
    Department of Radiotherapy, Centre Leon Berard, 28 rue Laennec, Lyon 69008, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:29-35. 2002
    ..To evaluate survival and functional results of the treatment of carcinomas of the vallecula using surgery, irradiation, and interstitial brachytherapy...
  40. doi request reprint Radiochemotherapy of locally advanced anal canal carcinoma: prospective assessment of early impact on the quality of life (randomized trial ACCORD 03)
    Laetitia Tournier-Rangeard
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Brachytherapy, Centre Alexis Vautrin, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    Radiother Oncol 87:391-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to prospectively assess the quality of life (QOL) of patients treated by concomitant chemo radiation for locally advanced anal canal carcinoma...
  41. ncbi request reprint Paclitaxel in relapsed squamous cell carcinoma of head and neck (SSCHN): Retrospective study of a single institution
    J Fayette
    Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    J Clin Oncol 27:e17047. 2009
    ..2008;359:1116) its efficacy and paclitaxel showed efficacy in a phase II study (Cancer. 1998;82:2270). The objective of this study was to evaluate paclitaxel (P) in our institution in various situations...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Standards, options, and recommendation for external radiotherapy of prostatic cancer: evaluation of the effect of dosage]
    P Pommier
    Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 6:119-26. 2002
    ..The methodology is based on a literature review, followed by critical appraisal by a multidisciplinary group of experts. Draft guidelines are produced, then validated by specialists in cancer care delivery...
  43. doi request reprint Acinic cell carcinoma of the parotid gland with skull base invasion: case study, managed by exclusive external 3D radiation therapy
    G Buiret
    Centre Leon Berard, 28 rue Laennec, Lyon, France
    Eur Ann Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Dis 129:111-4. 2012
    ..To review treatment options in a rare type of parotid tumor, in a clinical case study...
  44. ncbi request reprint Exclusive brachytherapy for T1 and T2 squamous cell carcinomas of the velotonsillar area: results in 44 patients
    Romuald Le Scodan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, 28 rue Laennec, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:441-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the role of interstitial brachytherapy as an exclusive radiotherapy modality for primary T1-T2 squamous cell carcinomas (SCC) of the velotonsillar area...
  45. ncbi request reprint Does short-term androgen depletion add to high-dose radiotherapy (80 Gy) in localized intermediate-risk prostate cancer? Intermediary analysis of GETUG 14 randomized trial (EU-20503/NCT00104741)
    B M Dubray
    CRLCC Henri Becquerel, Rouen, France CRLCC Alexis Vautrin, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France CHU La Miletrie, Poitiers, France CRLCC Eugene Marquis, Rennes, France Centre Henry S Kaplan, Tours, France CRLCC Antoine Lacassagne, Nice, France Institut Jean Godinot, Reims, France CHU St Louis, Paris, France Clinique de Valdegour, Nimes, France HIA Val de Grace, Paris, France CHU Henri Mondor, Creteil, France CRLCC Claudius Regaud, Toulouse, France CRLCC Val d Aurelle, Montpellier, France Hopital du Hasenrain, Mulhouse, France CRLCC Leon Berard, Lyon, France CHU Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France Federation Nationale des Centres de Lutte Contre le Cancer, Paris, France
    J Clin Oncol 29:4521. 2011
    ..4521 Background: randomized trial to evaluate the addition of 4-month androgen deprivation to high dose radiotherapy in localized intermediate risk prostate adenocarcinoma patients...
  46. doi request reprint [Particle therapy: carbon ions]
    Pascal Pommier
    CRLCC Léon Bérard, Radiotherapie, Lyon, France
    Bull Cancer 97:819-29. 2010
    ..A short comparison between conventional radiotherapy and hadrontherapy is proposed for the indications which are considered as priority for carbon ions...
  47. doi request reprint Head and neck sarcoma: report of a case treated by intensity-modulated radiation therapy
    Pierre Heudel
    Leon Berard Cancer Center, 28 rue Laennec, 69008, Lyon, France
    Int J Clin Oncol 15:305-9. 2010
    ..The results of radiotherapy, especially IMRT, for nonresectable head and neck soft tissue sarcoma are discussed...
  48. doi request reprint [Intensity modulated radiotherapy for head and neck cancer, dose constraint for normal tissue: Cochlea vestibular apparatus and brainstem]
    V Guimas
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69008 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 20:475-83. 2016
    ..This dose could be exceeded (no more than 10mL should receive more than 59Gy), provided this hot spot is located in the peripheral area of the organ. ..
  49. doi request reprint [Nasopharyngeal cancer]
    B Fleury
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre de Lutte contre le Cancer Leon Berard, 28, rue Laennec, 69008 Lyon, France
    Cancer Radiother 14:S23-33. 2010
    ..Theses recommendations are based upon anatomy, natural history of theses tumors, and upon published experiences from different teams working with IMRT...
  50. ncbi request reprint [Propositions for the selection and the delineation of peritumoral microscopic disease volumes in oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers (lymph nodes excluded)]
    M Lapeyre
    Departement de Radiotherapie, Centre Alexis Vautrin, Avenue de Bourgogne, 54511 Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    Cancer Radiother 9:261-70. 2005
    ..These propositions are for the delineation of microscopic peritumoral target volumes when external beam irradiation is required. CTVs are illustrated on CT sections...
  51. doi request reprint Optimizing clinical practice with case-based reasoning approach
    Claude Dussart
    Military teaching hospital Desgenettes, Hospital Pharmacy, Lyon, France
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:718-20. 2008
    ..The knowledge of physicians does not only consist of rules, but of a mixture of textbook knowledge and experience. Medical treatment is facing a challenge of knowledge discovery from the growing volume of information...
  52. ncbi request reprint A treatment planning comparison of combined photon-proton beams versus proton beams-only for the treatment of skull base tumors
    Loic Feuvret
    Institut Curie, Centre de protonthérapie d Orsay, Orsay Cedex, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:944-54. 2007
    ..To compare treatment planning between combined photon-proton planning (CP) and proton planning (PP) for skull base tumors, so as to assess the potential limitations of CP for these tumors...
  53. ncbi request reprint Proton beam radiation therapy for skull base adenoid cystic carcinoma
    Pascal Pommier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1242-9. 2006
    ..To determine the treatment outcome and prognostic factors in patients with adenoid cystic carcinoma of the skull base treated with proton beam radiation therapy...
  54. ncbi request reprint A "one-day survey": as a reliable estimation of the potential recruitment for proton- and carbon- ion therapy in France
    Marie Helene Baron
    University Hospital of Besancon, Minjoz Hospital bd Fleming, F 25030 Besancon
    Radiother Oncol 73:S15-7. 2004
    ..The results presented account for 77 cases of potential indications among 532 evaluated medical records...
  55. ncbi request reprint Brachytherapy versus prostatectomy in localized prostate cancer: results of a French multicenter prospective medico-economic study
    Catherine Buron
    Department of Medical Information, Institut Curie, Paris, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:812-22. 2007
    ....