Research Output

2017

Radiation-induced lung toxicity in non-small-cell lung cancer: Understanding the interactions of clinical factors and cytokines with the dose-toxicity relationship

Hawkins, P. G., Boonstra, P. S., Hobson, S. T., Hearn, J. W. D., Hayman, J. A., Ten Haken, R. K., Matuszak, M. M., Stanton, P., Kalemkerian, G. P., Ramnath, N., Lawrence, T. S., Schipper, M. J., (Spring) Kong, F. M. & Jolly, S., Oct 2017, In : Radiotherapy and Oncology. 125, 1, p. 66-72 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Reliable radiation technique to minimize ovarian dose during radiation prophylaxis of heterotopic ossification

Mourad, W. F., Packianathan, S., Yan, W., Pishgou, M., Ma, J. K., Shaaban, S. G., Marchan, E. M., He, R., Mobit, P. N., Yang, C. & Vijayakumar, S., 2017, In : Anticancer research. 37, 12, p. 6929-6935 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Survival impact of postoperative therapy modalities according to margin status in non–small cell lung cancer patients in the United States

Smeltzer, M. P., Lin, C. C., Kong (Spring), F. M., Jemal, A. & Osarogiagbon, R. U., Aug 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 154, 2, p. 661-672.e10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Testicular dose during prophylaxis of heterotopic ossification with radiation therapy

Mourad, W. F., Ma, J. K., Packianathan, S., Yan, W., Shaaban, S. G., Marchan, E. M., Abdallah, L. E., He, R., Mobit, P. N., Yang, C. & Vijayakumar, S., May 1 2017, In : In Vivo. 31, 3, p. 461-466 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Thoracic radiation-induced pleural effusion and risk factors in patients with lung cancer

Zhao, J., Day, R. M., Jin, J., Quint, L., Williams, H. T., Ferguson, C. L., Yan, L., King, M., Albsheer, A., Matuszak, M. & Kong, F. M., 2017, In : Oncotarget. 8, 57, p. 97623-97632 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Tumor control probability modeling for stereotactic body radiation therapy of early-stage lung cancer using multiple bio-physical models

Liu, F., Tai, A., Lee, P., Biswas, T., Ding, G. X., El Naqa, I., Grimm, J., Jackson, A., Kong, F. M., LaCouture, T., Loo, B., Miften, M., Solberg, T. & Li, X. A., Feb 1 2017, In : Radiotherapy and Oncology. 122, 2, p. 286-294 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

19 Scopus citations

Unraveling biophysical interactions of radiation pneumonitis in non-small-cell lung cancer via Bayesian network analysis

Luo, Y., El Naqa, I., McShan, D. L., Ray, D., Lohse, I., Matuszak, M. M., Owen, D., Jolly, S., Lawrence, T. S., Kong, F. M. S. & Ten Haken, R. K., Apr 1 2017, In : Radiotherapy and Oncology. 123, 1, p. 85-92 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
2016
39 Scopus citations

Detecting tumor progression in glioma: current standards and new techniques

Belliveau, J. G., Bauman, G. & Macdonald, D. R., Nov 1 2016, In : Expert Review of Anticancer Therapy. 16, 11, p. 1177-1188 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations

GT198 Expression Defines Mutant Tumor Stroma in Human Breast Cancer

Yang, Z., Peng, M., Cheng, L., Jones, K., Maihle, N. J., Mivechi, N. F. & Ko, L., May 1 2016, In : American Journal of Pathology. 186, 5, p. 1340-1350 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

How Will Big Data Improve Clinical and Basic Research in Radiation Therapy?

Rosenstein, B. S., Capala, J., Efstathiou, J. A., Hammerbacher, J., Kerns, S. L., Kong, F. M., Ostrer, H., Prior, F. W., Vikram, B., Wong, J. & Xiao, Y., Jul 1 2016, In : International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 95, 3, p. 895-904 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

20 Scopus citations

Is Breast Conserving Therapy a Safe Modality for Early-Stage Male Breast Cancer?

Zaenger, D., Rabatic, B. M., Dasher, B. & Mourad, W. F., Apr 1 2016, In : Clinical Breast Cancer. 16, 2, p. 101-104 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Management algorithm for HIV-associated parotid lymphoepithelial cysts

Mourad, W. F., Patel, S., Young, R., Khorsandi, A. S., Concert, C., Shourbaji, R. A., Ciarrocca, K., Bakst, R. L., Shasha, D., Guha, C., Garg, M. K., Hu, K. S., Kalnicki, S. & Harrison, L. B., Oct 1 2016, In : European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology. 273, 10, p. 3355-3362 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

NF-κB functions as a molecular link between tumor cells and Th1/Tc1 T cells in the tumor microenvironment to exert radiation-mediated tumor suppression

Simon, P. S., Bardhan, K., Chen, M. R., Paschall, A. V., Lu, C., Bollag, R. J., Kong, F. C., Jin, J. Y., Kong, F. M., Waller, J. L., Pollock, R. E. & Liu, K., Apr 26 2016, In : Oncotarget. 7, 17, p. 23395-23415 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Personalized radiation therapy (PRT) for lung cancer

Jin, J. & Kong, F. M., Oct 1 2016, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. Springer New York LLC, p. 175-202 28 p. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 890).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Phantom-based characterization of distortion on a magnetic resonance imaging simulator for radiation oncology

Huang, K., Huang, K., Cao, Y., Baharom, U. & Balter, J. M., Jan 6 2016, In : Physics in Medicine and Biology. 61, 2, 774.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Priority-driven plan optimization in locally advanced lung patients based on perfusion SPECT imaging

Matuszak, M. M., Matrosic, C., Jarema, D., McShan, D. L., Stenmark, M. H., Owen, D., Jolly, S., Kong, F. M. S. & Ten Haken, R. K., Oct 1 2016, In : Advances in Radiation Oncology. 1, 4, p. 281-289 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Rebuttal from Prof. Kong and Dr. Rabatic

Rabatic, B. M. & Kong, F. M., Apr 1 2016, In : Translational Lung Cancer Research. 5, 2, p. 198-200 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Review of evolving etiologies, implications and treatment strategies for the superior vena cava syndrome

Straka, C., Ying, J., Kong, F. M., Willey, C. D., Kaminski, J. & Kim, D. W. N., Dec 1 2016, In : SpringerPlus. 5, 1, p. 1-13 13 p., 229.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

28 Scopus citations

Simple Factors Associated With Radiation-Induced Lung Toxicity After Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy of the Thorax: A Pooled Analysis of 88 Studies

Zhao, J., Yorke, E. D., Li, L., Kavanagh, B. D., Li, X. A., Das, S., Miften, M., Rimner, A., Campbell, J., Xue, J., Jackson, A., Grimm, J., Milano, M. T. & Kong, F. M., Aug 1 2016, In : International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 95, 5, p. 1357-1366 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Treatment-related death during concurrent chemoradiotherapy for locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer: A meta-analysis of randomized studies

Zhao, J., Xia, Y., Kaminski, J. M., Hao, Z., Mott, F. E., Campbell, J., Sadek, R. F. & Kong, F. M., Jun 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 6, e0157455.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2015

A MLC-based inversely optimized 3D spatially fractionated grid radiotherapy technique

Jin, J. Y., Zhao, B., Kaminski, J. M., Wen, N., Huang, Y., Vender, J. & Chetty, I. J., Dec 1 2015, In : Radiotherapy and Oncology. 117, 3, p. 483-486 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

A phase II study of induction chemotherapy followed by thoracic radiotherapy and erlotinib in poor-risk stage III non-small-cell lung cancer: Results of CALGB 30605 (Alliance)/RTOG 0972 (NRG)

Lilenbaum, R., Samuels, M., Wang, X., Kong, F. M., Jänne, P. A., Masters, G., Katragadda, S., Hodgson, L., Bogart, J., Bradley, J. & Vokes, E., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 10, 1, p. 143-147 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Contouring variations and the role of atlas in non-small cell lung cancer radiation therapy: Analysis of a multi-institutional preclinical trial planning study

Cui, Y., Chen, W., Kong, F. M., Olsen, L. A., Beatty, R. E., Maxim, P. G., Ritter, T., Sohn, J. W., Higgins, J., Galvin, J. M. & Xiao, Y., Mar 1 2015, In : Practical Radiation Oncology. 5, 2, p. e67-e75

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Episcleral eye plaque dosimetry comparison for the Eye Physics EP917 using Plaque Simulator and Monte Carlo simulation

Zimmermann, L. W., Amoush, A. & Wilkinson, D. A., 2015, In : Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics. 16, 6, p. 5659 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Scopus citations

Lhermitte's sign following VMAT-based head and neck radiation-insights into mechanism

Ko, H. C., Powers, A. R., Sheu, R. D., Kerns, S. L., Rosenstein, B. S., Krieger, S. C., Mourad, W. F., Hu, K. S., Gupta, V. & Bakst, R. L., Oct 8 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 10, e0139448.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Nondosimetric Risk Factors for Radiation-Induced Lung Toxicity

Kong, F. M. S. & Wang, S., Apr 1 2015, In : Seminars in Radiation Oncology. 25, 2, p. 100-109 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

61 Scopus citations

Osteoradionecrosis of the subaxial cervical spine following treatment for head and neck carcinomas

Khorsandi, A. S., Su, H. K., Mourad, W. F., Urken, M. L., Persky, M. S., Lazarus, C. L. & Jacobson, A. S., Jan 1 2015, In : British Journal of Radiology. 88, 1045

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Potential systematic uncertainties in IGRT when FBCT reference images are used for pancreatic tumors

Amoush, A., Abdel-Wahab, M., Abazeed, M. & Xia, P., 2015, In : Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics. 16, 3, p. 190-196 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Short-term clinical outcome and dosimetric comparison of tandem and ring versus tandem and ovoids intracavitary applicators

Ma, J. K., Mourad, W. F., Allbright, R., Packianathan, S., Harrell, L. M., Chinchar, E., Nguyen, A. & Vijayakumar, S., 2015, In : Journal of Contemporary Brachytherapy. 7, 3, p. 218-223 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Triaging early-stage lung cancer patients into non-surgical pathways: Who, when, and what?

Sroufe, R. & Kong, F. M., Jan 1 2015, In : Translational Lung Cancer Research. 4, 4, p. 438-447 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Use a survival model to correlate single-nucleotide polymorphisms of DNA repair genes with radiation dose-response in patients with non-small cell lung cancer

Jin, J. Y., Wang, W., Ten Haken, R. K., Chen, J., Bi, N., Sadek, R., Zhang, H., Lawrence, T. S. & Kong, F. M., Oct 2015, In : Radiotherapy and Oncology. 117, 1, p. 77-82 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2014

A contouring guide for head and neck cancers with perineural invasion

Ko, H. C., Gupta, V., Mourad, W. F., Hu, K. S., Harrison, L. B., Som, P. M. & Bakst, R. L., Nov 1 2014, In : Practical Radiation Oncology. 4, 6, p. E247-E258

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

ACR appropriateness Criterias ® early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer

Videtic, G. M. M., Chang, J. Y., Chetty, I. J., Ginsburg, M. E., Kestin, L. L., Kong, F. M., Lally, B. E., Loo, B. W., Movsas, B., Stinchcombe, T. E., Willers, H. & Rosenzweig, K. E., Apr 2014, In : American Journal of Clinical Oncology: Cancer Clinical Trials. 37, 2, p. 201-207 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

10 Scopus citations

An eight month randomized controlled exercise intervention alters resting state synchrony in overweight children

Krafft, C. E., Pierce, J. E., Schwarz, N. F., Chi, L., Weinberger, A. L., Schaeffer, D. J., Rodrigue, A. L., Camchong, J., Allison, J. D., Yanasak, N. E., Liu, T., Davis, C. L. & McDowell, J. E., Jan 3 2014, In : Neuroscience. 256, p. 445-455 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Changes in functional lung regions during the course of radiation therapy and their potential impact on lung dosimetry for non-small cell lung cancer

Meng, X., Frey, K., Matuszak, M., Paul, S., Ten Haken, R., Yu, J. & Kong, F. M., May 1 2014, In : International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 89, 1, p. 145-151 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Contemporary analysis of pelvic and para-aortic metastasis in endometrial cancer using the SEER registry

Katsoulakis, E., Mattes, M. D., Rineer, J. M., Nabhani, T., Mourad, W. F., Choi, K. & Schreiber, D., Dec 1 2014, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 127, 3, p. 293-296 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Epitope-optimized alpha-fetoprotein genetic vaccines prevent carcinogen-induced murine autochthonous hepatocellular carcinoma

Hong, Y., Peng, Y., Guo, Z. S., Guevara-Patino, J., Pang, J., Butterfield, L. H., Mivechi, N. F., Munn, D. H., Bartlett, D. L. & He, Y., Apr 2014, In : Hepatology. 59, 4, p. 1448-1458 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Exercise dose and diabetes risk in overweight and obese children: A randomized control trial

Davis, C. L., Pollock, N. K., Bassali, R. W., Boyle, C. A., Waller, J. L., Allison, J. D., Dennis, B. A., Meléndez, A. & Gower, B. A., 2014, In : Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics. 16, SUPPL. 1, p. S93

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Five-year outcomes of squamous cell carcinoma of the tonsil treated with radiotherapy

Mourad, W. F., Hu, K. S., Puckett, L., Hauerstock, D., Shourbaji, R. A., Li, Z., Manolidis, S., Schantz, S., Tran, T., Jacobson, A., Urken, M., Culliney, B., Persky, M. & Harrison, L. B., Feb 1 2014, In : American Journal of Clinical Oncology: Cancer Clinical Trials. 37, 1, p. 57-62 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Improved frontoparietal white matter integrity in overweight children is associated with attendance at an after-school exercise program

Krafft, C. E., Schaeffer, D. J., Schwarz, N. F., Chi, L., Weinberger, A. L., Pierce, J. E., Rodrigue, A. L., Allison, J. D., Yanasak, N. E., Liu, T., Davis, C. L. & McDowell, J. E., Mar 2014, In : Developmental Neuroscience. 36, 1, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Initial experience with oropharynx-targeted radiation therapy for metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of unknown primary of the head and neck

Mourad, W. F., Kenneth, S. H. U., Shasha, D., Concert, C., Ishihara, D. A. N., Wilson, L. I. N., Shourbaji, R. A., Ryniak, M., Gamez, M. E., Lukens, J. N., Zujun, L. I., Culliney, B. E., Khorsandi, A. S., Tran, T., Jacobson, A., Manolidis, S., Schantz, S., Urken, M., Persky, M. S. & Harrison, L. B., Jan 1 2014, In : Anticancer research. 34, 1, p. 243-248 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Patterns of practice in radiation therapy for non-small cell lung cancer among members of the American Society for Radiation Oncology

Kong, F. M., Cuneo, K. C., Wang, L., Bonner, J. A., Gaspar, L. E., Komaki, R., Sun, A., Morris, D. E., Sandler, H. M. & Movsas, B., Mar 1 2014, In : Practical Radiation Oncology. 4, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Personalized dose selection in radiation therapy using statistical models for toxicity and efficacy with dose and biomarkers as covariates

Schipper, M. J., Taylor, J. M. G., Tenhaken, R., Matuzak, M. M., Kong, F. M. & Lawrence, T. S., Dec 30 2014, In : Statistics in Medicine. 33, 30, p. 5330-5339 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Postoperative radiation therapy for parotid pleomorphic adenoma with close or positive margins: Treatment outcomes and toxicities

Patel, S., Mourad, W. F., Wang, C., Dhanireddy, B., Concert, C., Ryniak, M., Khorsandi, A. S., Shourbaji, R. A., Li, Z., Culliney, B., Patel, R., Bakst, R. L., Tran, T., Shasha, D., Schantz, S., Persky, M. S., Hu, K. S. & Harrison, L. B., Aug 1 2014, In : Anticancer research. 34, 8, p. 4247-4252 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Prostate-specific antigen decline during salvage radiation therapy following prostatectomy is associated with reduced biochemical failure

Kabarriti, R., Ohri, N., Hannan, R., Tishbi, N., Baliga, S., McGovern, K. P., Mourad, W. F., Ghavamian, R., Kalnicki, S., Guha, C. & Garg, M. K., Nov 1 2014, In : Practical Radiation Oncology. 4, 6, p. 409-414 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Pulmonary artery invasion, high-dose radiation, and overall survival in patients with non-small cell lung cancer

Han, C. B., Wang, W. L., Quint, L., Xue, J. X., Matuszak, M., Ten Haken, R. & Kong, F. M., Jun 1 2014, In : International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 89, 2, p. 313-321 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Radiation dose effect in locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer

Kong, F. M., Zhao, J., Wang, J. & Faivre-Finn, C., 2014, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 6, 4, p. 336-347 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations