Alessia Pica

Summary

Affiliation: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi Preliminary experience in treatment of papillary and macular retinoblastoma: evaluation of local control and local complications after treatment with linear accelerator-based stereotactic radiotherapy with micromultileaf collimator as second-line or salva
    Alessia Pica
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, and Department of Anesthesiology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:1380-6. 2011
  2. pmc Whole brain radiotherapy with a conformational external beam radiation boost for lung cancer patients with 1-3 brain metastasis: a multi institutional study
    Nathalie Casanova
    Radiation Oncology, Geneva University Hospital, 6 rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Radiat Oncol 5:13. 2010
  3. doi New developments in external beam radiotherapy for retinoblastoma: from lens to normal tissue-sparing techniques
    Francis L Munier
    Jules Gonin Eye Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 36:78-89. 2008
  4. doi Modern cataract surgery for radiation-induced cataracts in retinoblastoma
    Ihab M Osman
    Hopital Ophtalmique Jules Gonin, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Ophthalmol 95:227-30. 2011
  5. doi (106)Ruthenium brachytherapy for retinoblastoma
    Hana Abouzeid
    Jules Gonin Eye Hospital, University of Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:821-8. 2008
  6. doi Phase I/IIa study of cilengitide and temozolomide with concomitant radiotherapy followed by cilengitide and temozolomide maintenance therapy in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma
    Roger Stupp
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon 46, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Oncol 28:2712-8. 2010
  7. pmc Adjuvant or radical fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy for patients with pituitary functional and nonfunctional macroadenoma
    Damien C Weber
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Geneva University Hospital, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Radiat Oncol 6:169. 2011
  8. doi The results of surgery, with or without radiotherapy, for primary spinal myxopapillary ependymoma: a retrospective study from the rare cancer network
    Alessia Pica
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:1114-20. 2009
  9. doi Automatic Segmentation of the Eye in 3D Magnetic Resonance Imaging: A Novel Statistical Shape Model for Treatment Planning of Retinoblastoma
    Carlos Ciller
    Department of Radiology, Lausanne University Hospital and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland Ophthalmic Technology Group, ARTORG Center of the University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Centre d Imagerie BioMédicale, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland Electronic address
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 92:794-802. 2015
  10. doi High dose-rate versus low dose-rate brachytherapy for lip cancer
    Pirus Ghadjar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, and University of Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:1205-12. 2012

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Publications11

  1. doi Preliminary experience in treatment of papillary and macular retinoblastoma: evaluation of local control and local complications after treatment with linear accelerator-based stereotactic radiotherapy with micromultileaf collimator as second-line or salva
    Alessia Pica
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, and Department of Anesthesiology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:1380-6. 2011
    ..To determine the local control and complication rates for children with papillary and/or macular retinoblastoma progressing after chemotherapy and undergoing stereotactic radiotherapy (SRT) with a micromultileaf collimator...
  2. pmc Whole brain radiotherapy with a conformational external beam radiation boost for lung cancer patients with 1-3 brain metastasis: a multi institutional study
    Nathalie Casanova
    Radiation Oncology, Geneva University Hospital, 6 rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Radiat Oncol 5:13. 2010
    ..To determine the outcome of patients with brain metastasis (BM) from lung cancer treated with an external beam radiotherapy boost (RTB) after whole brain radiotherapy (WBRT)...
  3. doi New developments in external beam radiotherapy for retinoblastoma: from lens to normal tissue-sparing techniques
    Francis L Munier
    Jules Gonin Eye Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 36:78-89. 2008
    ..Finally, some guidelines are provided regarding indications to modern radiation therapy in patients requiring second-line or salvage treatment for intraocular retinoblastoma, as well as adjuvant therapy for orbital involvement...
  4. doi Modern cataract surgery for radiation-induced cataracts in retinoblastoma
    Ihab M Osman
    Hopital Ophtalmique Jules Gonin, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Ophthalmol 95:227-30. 2011
    ..This study analyses the safety and functional results of such surgery...
  5. doi (106)Ruthenium brachytherapy for retinoblastoma
    Hana Abouzeid
    Jules Gonin Eye Hospital, University of Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:821-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of (106)Ru plaque brachytherapy for the treatment of retinoblastoma...
  6. doi Phase I/IIa study of cilengitide and temozolomide with concomitant radiotherapy followed by cilengitide and temozolomide maintenance therapy in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma
    Roger Stupp
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon 46, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Oncol 28:2712-8. 2010
    ..This multicenter, phase I/IIa study investigated the efficacy and safety of cilengitide in combination with standard chemoradiotherapy in newly diagnosed glioblastoma...
  7. pmc Adjuvant or radical fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy for patients with pituitary functional and nonfunctional macroadenoma
    Damien C Weber
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Geneva University Hospital, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Radiat Oncol 6:169. 2011
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and toxicity of stereotactic fractionated radiotherapy (SFRT) for patients with pituitary macroadenoma (PMA)...
  8. doi The results of surgery, with or without radiotherapy, for primary spinal myxopapillary ependymoma: a retrospective study from the rare cancer network
    Alessia Pica
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:1114-20. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the outcome of patients with primary spinal myxopapillary ependymoma (MPE)...
  9. doi Automatic Segmentation of the Eye in 3D Magnetic Resonance Imaging: A Novel Statistical Shape Model for Treatment Planning of Retinoblastoma
    Carlos Ciller
    Department of Radiology, Lausanne University Hospital and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland Ophthalmic Technology Group, ARTORG Center of the University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Centre d Imagerie BioMédicale, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland Electronic address
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 92:794-802. 2015
    ..Here we present a framework to fully automatically segment the eye anatomy for MRI based on 3D active shape models (ASM), and we validate the results and present a proof of concept to automatically segment pathological eyes...
  10. doi High dose-rate versus low dose-rate brachytherapy for lip cancer
    Pirus Ghadjar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, and University of Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:1205-12. 2012
    ..To analyze the outcome after low-dose-rate (LDR) or high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy for lip cancer...
  11. ncbi Radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia using a linear accelerator with BrainLab system: report on initial experience in Lausanne, Switzerland
    Marc Pusztaszeri
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:682-6. 2007
    ..Radiosurgery is an effective treatment for trigeminal neuralgia (TN) with minimal complications. Most experience is based on gamma knife radiosurgery (GKRS) and to a lesser extent on linear accelerators...