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Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of CT and integrated PET-CT based radiation therapy planning in patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma
    Berrin Pehlivan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Kisla Campus, Adana, Turkey
    Radiat Oncol 4:35. 2009
  2. pmc Comparison of rectal volume definition techniques and their influence on rectal toxicity in patients with prostate cancer treated with 3D conformal radiotherapy: a dose-volume analysis
    Cem Onal
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana, Turkey
    Radiat Oncol 4:14. 2009
  3. pmc Comparison of conventional and CT-based planning for intracavitary brachytherapy for cervical cancer: target volume coverage and organs at risk doses
    Cem Onal
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana, Turkey
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 28:95. 2009
  4. pmc Prophylactic cranial irradiation in locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer: outcome of recursive partitioning analysis group 1 patients
    Ali Aydin Yavuz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Kisla Saglik Yerleskesi, Adana, Turkey
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 27:80. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Cranial prophylactic irradiation in locally advanced non-small cell lung carcinoma: current status and future perspectives
    Erkan Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University School of Medicine, Adana, Turkey
    Oncology 76:220-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of the protective effects of melatonin and amifostine on radiation-induced epiphyseal injury
    Erkan Topkan
    Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, Kisla Saglik Yerleskesi, Adana, Turkey
    Int J Radiat Biol 84:796-802. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Primary mucinous adenocarcinoma of appendix treated with chemotherapy and radiotherapy: a case report
    Erkan Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Adana, Turkey
    Tumori 94:596-9. 2008
  8. pmc Comparison of CT and PET-CT based planning of radiation therapy in locally advanced pancreatic carcinoma
    Erkan Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Kisla Saglik Yerleskesi, Adana, Turkey
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 27:41. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Prevention of acute radiation-induced esophagitis with glutamine in non-small cell lung cancer patients treated with radiotherapy: evaluation of clinical and dosimetric parameters
    Erkan Topkan
    Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, Kisla Saglik Yerleskesi, 01120 Adana, Turkey
    Lung Cancer 63:393-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Urine calcium and deoxypyridinoline in assessment of response to local radiation therapy for metastatic bone disease
    E Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Inonu University Turgut Ozal Medical Center, Malatya, Turkey
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 26:553-9. 2007

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Publications15

  1. pmc Comparison of CT and integrated PET-CT based radiation therapy planning in patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma
    Berrin Pehlivan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Kisla Campus, Adana, Turkey
    Radiat Oncol 4:35. 2009
    ..Therefore, we planned to compare CT with co-registered PET-CT as the basis for delineating target volumes in these patients group...
  2. pmc Comparison of rectal volume definition techniques and their influence on rectal toxicity in patients with prostate cancer treated with 3D conformal radiotherapy: a dose-volume analysis
    Cem Onal
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana, Turkey
    Radiat Oncol 4:14. 2009
    ..To evaluate the impact of four different rectum contouring techniques and rectal toxicities in patients with treated with 3D conformal radiotherapy (3DCRT)...
  3. pmc Comparison of conventional and CT-based planning for intracavitary brachytherapy for cervical cancer: target volume coverage and organs at risk doses
    Cem Onal
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana, Turkey
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 28:95. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Prophylactic cranial irradiation in locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer: outcome of recursive partitioning analysis group 1 patients
    Ali Aydin Yavuz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Kisla Saglik Yerleskesi, Adana, Turkey
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 27:80. 2008
    ..With this current cohort we planned to evaluate the potential usefulness of prophylactic cranial irradiation (PCI) specifically in recursive partitioning analysis (RPA) Group 1, which is the most favorable group of LA-NSCLC patients...
  5. doi request reprint Cranial prophylactic irradiation in locally advanced non-small cell lung carcinoma: current status and future perspectives
    Erkan Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University School of Medicine, Adana, Turkey
    Oncology 76:220-8. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of the protective effects of melatonin and amifostine on radiation-induced epiphyseal injury
    Erkan Topkan
    Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, Kisla Saglik Yerleskesi, Adana, Turkey
    Int J Radiat Biol 84:796-802. 2008
    ..We compared the effects of amifostine and melatonin in preventing radiation-induced epiphyseal growth plate injury in rats...
  7. ncbi request reprint Primary mucinous adenocarcinoma of appendix treated with chemotherapy and radiotherapy: a case report
    Erkan Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Adana, Turkey
    Tumori 94:596-9. 2008
    ..Multimodality treatment was well tolerated by the patient, who is still alive 25 months after the hemicolectomy procedure with no evidence of disease progression...
  8. pmc Comparison of CT and PET-CT based planning of radiation therapy in locally advanced pancreatic carcinoma
    Erkan Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Kisla Saglik Yerleskesi, Adana, Turkey
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 27:41. 2008
    ..To compare computed tomography (CT) with co-registered positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET-CT) as the basis for delineating gross tumor volume (GTV) in unresectable, locally advanced pancreatic carcinoma (LAPC)...
  9. doi request reprint Prevention of acute radiation-induced esophagitis with glutamine in non-small cell lung cancer patients treated with radiotherapy: evaluation of clinical and dosimetric parameters
    Erkan Topkan
    Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Medical and Research Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, Kisla Saglik Yerleskesi, 01120 Adana, Turkey
    Lung Cancer 63:393-9. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Urine calcium and deoxypyridinoline in assessment of response to local radiation therapy for metastatic bone disease
    E Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Inonu University Turgut Ozal Medical Center, Malatya, Turkey
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 26:553-9. 2007
    ..006 for Ca+2 and p = 0.009 for DPD, respectively). Urine Ca+2 and DPD levels can be used for assessment of response of bone to local irradiation, and are able to predict further progression of bone metastases in cancer patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Managing liver metastases with conformal radiation therapy
    Erkan Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana, Turkey
    J Support Oncol 6:9-13, 15. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Cancer cachexia: pathophysiologic aspects and treatment options
    Erkan Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University Medical Faculty, Adana Research and Treatment Centre, 01120, Adana Turkey
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 8:445-51. 2007
    ..In the present paper, the current preclinical and clinical features considering the pathophysiology and treatment of cancer related cachexia are reviewed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Octreotide in the management of chemoradiotherapy-induced diarrhea refractory to loperamide in patients with rectal carcinoma
    Erkan Topkan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Inonu University Turgut Ozal Medical Center, Malatya, Turkey
    Oncology 71:354-60. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of octreotide in the treatment of chemoradiotherapy (CRT)-induced diarrhea (CRTID) refractory to conventional loperamide treatment in this pilot study...
  14. pmc The effect of concurrent androgen deprivation and 3D conformal radiotherapy on prostate volume and clinical organ doses during treatment for prostate cancer
    C Onal
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Baskent University, Adana, Turkey
    Br J Radiol 82:1019-26. 2009
    ..In conclusion, a higher prostate volume reduction during 3D-CRT was demonstrated when RT planning was performed within 3 months of NAD. However, this reduction and daily organ motion may lead to an unpredictable increase in rectal doses...
  15. ncbi request reprint Woringer-Kolopp disease coexpressing CD4 and CD8 treated with radiation therapy: a case report
    Ahmet Yasar Zengin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Tumori 94:754-7. 2008
    ..4 Gy. No radiation-induced toxicity was reported during therapy. The patient's follow-up was ordinary with no recurrence after a follow-up period of 38 months and the cosmetic result was excellent...