Wazer, David E.

Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation

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Table of contents

1. Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation: History, Rationale, and Controversies
Thomas A. Buchholz, Eric A. Strom

2. Who Is a Candidate for APBI?
Douglas W. Arthur, Frank A. Vicini, David E. Wazer

3. Pathologic Anatomy of Early-Stage Breast Cancer and Its Relevance to APBI: Defining the Target
Shruti Jolly, Larry L. Kestin, Neal S. Goldstein, Frank A. Vicini

4. The Radiobiology of Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation
Alexandra Stewart, Roger Dale

5. Surgical Considerations in Partial Breast Irradiation
Alan Stolier

6. Physics of Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation
Rupak K. Das, Bruce Thomadsen

7. Quality Assurance for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation
Bruce Thomadsen, Rupak Das

8. Overview of North American Trials
Rakesh R. Patel, Sushil Beriwal

9. An Overview of European Clinical Trials of APBI
Csaba Polgár, Tibor Major, Vratislav Strnad, Peter Niehoff, Oliver J. Ott, Katalin Lövey, György Kovács

10. The Phase III Trials: Obtaining Definitive Answers
Douglas W. Arthur

11. The Virginia Commonwealth University Technique of Interstitial Brachytherapy
Laurie W. Cuttino, Douglas W. Arthur

12. Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation: The William Beaumont Hospital Technique of Interstitial Brachytherapy
Peter Y. Chen

13. Brachytherapy Techniques: The Arizona Approach
Robert R. Kuske

14. The MammoSite Technique for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation
Martin Keisch, Frank A. Vicini

15. Permanent Breast Seed Implants
Jean-Philippe Pignol, Brian M. Keller

16. 3D Conformal External-Beam Technique
Yasmin Hasan, Frank A. Vicini

17. External-Beam Partial Breast Irradiation: The New York University Prone Technique
Silvia Formenti, Stella Lymberis

18. APBI 3D Conformal External Beam: The MGH Technique
Shannon M. MacDonald, David P. Gierga, Brian Napolitano, Alphonse G. Taghian

19. APBI with 50 kV Photons: Targeted Intraoperative Radiotherapy (TARGIT)
Jayant S. Vaidya

20. APBI Intraoperative Technique with Electrons
Roberto Orecchia, Giovanni B. Ivaldi, Maria C. Leonardi

21. Intraoperative Radiation Therapy During Breast-Conserving Surgery; the Memorial Sloan—Kettering Cancer Center Technique
Kathryn Beal, Gil'ad N. Cohen, Beryl McCormick, Virgilio Sacchini, Michael Zelefsky

22. Normal Tissue Toxicity After Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation
David E. Wazer, Jaroslaw T. Hepel

23. Emerging Technologies Part I: New Brachytherapy Catheter Systems
Rakesh R. Patel, Adam Dickler

24. Emerging Technologies Part II: Novel Sources and Delivery Systems
Jaroslaw T. Hepel, Shirin Sioshansi, Mark J. Rivard, David E. Wazer

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Radiotherapy, Oncology, Diagnostic Radiology

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