Publications

  1. Wong WW, Pockaj BA, Vora SA, Halyard MY, Gray RJ, Schild SE. Six-year Outcome of a Prospective Study Evaluating Tumor Bed Boost with Intra-operative Electron Irradiation Followed by whole-Breast Irradiation for Early-Stage Breast Cancer. Breast J. 2014 Mar; 20(2):125-30. Epub 2013 Dec 26.
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  2. Wisenbaugh ES, Andrews PE, Ferrigni RG, Schild SE, Keole SR, Wong WW, Vora SA. Proton beam therapy for localized prostate cancer 101: basics, controversies, and facts. Rev Urol. 2014; 16(2):67-75.
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  3. Vora SA, Wong WW, Schild SE, Ezzell GA, Andrews PE, Ferrigni RG, Swanson SK. Outcome and toxicity for patients treated with intensity modulated radiation therapy for localized prostate cancer. J Urol. 2013 Aug; 190(2):521-6. Epub 2013 Feb 13.
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  4. Paripati HR, Karlin NJ, Schild SE, Vora SA, Dueck AC, Ross HJ. Multimodality therapy improves survival in elderly patients with locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer-A retrospective analysis. Journal of Geriatric Oncology. 2012; 3(2):104-10.
  5. Wong WW, Schild SE, Vora SA, Ezzell GA, Nguyen BD, Ram PC, Roarke MC. Image-guided radiotherapy for prostate cancer: a prospective trial of concomitant boost using indium-111-capromab pendetide (ProstaScint) imaging. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 Nov 15; 81(4):e423-9. Epub 2011 Apr 07.
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  6. Wong WW, Vora SA, Schild SE, Ezzell GA, Andrews PE, Ferrigni RG, Swanson SK. Radiation dose escalation for localized prostate cancer: intensity-modulated radiotherapy versus permanent transperineal brachytherapy. Cancer. 2009 Dec 1; 115(23):5596-606.
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  7. Nguyen BD, Schild SE, Wong WW, Vora SA. Prostate brachytherapy seed embolization to the right renal artery. Brachytherapy. 2009 Jul-Sep; 8(3):309-12. Epub 2009 Feb 12.
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  8. Schild MH, Wong WW, Vora SA, Ward LD, Nguyen BD. Embolization of an iodine-125 radioactive seed from the prostate gland into the right ventricle: An unusual pattern of seed migration. Radiography. 2009; 15(2):179-81.
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  9. Lyons MK, Vora SA. Brain tumors: current issues in diagnosis and management. Semin Neurol. 2007 Sep; 27(4):312-24.
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  10. Vora SA, Wong WW, Schild SE, Ezzell GA, Halyard MY. Analysis of biochemical control and prognostic factors in patients treated with either low-dose three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy or high-dose intensity-modulated radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007 Jul 15; 68(4):1053-8. Epub 2007 Mar 29.
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  11. Halyard MY, Jatoi A, Sloan JA, Bearden JD 3rd, Vora SA, Atherton PJ, Perez EA, Soori G, Zalduendo AC, Zhu A, Stella PJ, Loprinzi CL. Does zinc sulfate prevent therapy-induced taste alterations in head and neck cancer patients? Results of phase III double-blind, placebo-controlled trial from the North Central Cancer Treatment Group (N01C4). Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007 Apr 1; 67(5):1318-22.
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  12. Schild SE, Wong WW, Vora SA, Halyard MY, Northfelt DW, Kogut HL, Wheeler RH. The long-term results of a pilot study of three times a day radiotherapy and escalating doses of daily cisplatin for locally advanced non-small-cell lung cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Aug 1; 62(5):1432-7.
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  13. Schwartz DJ, Schild SE, Wong WW, Vora SA. Factors associated with the frequency of self-intermittent catheterization after prostate brachytherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Jan 1; 61(1):60-3.
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  14. MacDonald OK, Schild SE, Vora S, Andrews PE, Ferrigni RG, Novicki DE, Swanson SK, Wong WW. Salvage radiotherapy for men with isolated rising PSA or locally palpable recurrence after radical prostatectomy: do outcomes differ? Urology. 2004 Oct; 64(4):760-4.
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  15. Wong WW, Schild SE, Vora SA, Halyard MY. Association of percent positive prostate biopsies and perineural invasion with biochemical outcome after external beam radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004 Sep 1; 60(1):24-9.
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  16. Schild SE, Korte SM, Wong WW, Vora SA, Younggren JA, Ezzell GA. Treatment planning for dose escalation in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Med Dosim. 2004 Fall; 29(3):196-203.
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  17. Halyard MY, McCombs KE, Wong WW, Buchel EW, Pockaj BA, Vora SA, Gray RJ, Schild SE. Acute and chronic results of adjuvant radiotherapy after mastectomy and Transverse Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous (TRAM) flap reconstruction for breast cancer. Am J Clin Oncol. 2004 Aug; 27(4):389-94.
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  18. Macdonald OK, Schild SE, Vora SA, Andrews PE, Ferrigni RG, Novicki DE, Swanson SK, Wong WW. Salvage radiotherapy for palpable, locally recurrent prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004 Apr 1; 58(5):1530-5.
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  19. Vora SA, Garner SL. Role of radiation therapy for facial skin cancers. Clin Plast Surg. 2004 Jan; 31(1):33-8.
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  20. Macdonald OK, Schild SE, Vora SA, Andrews PE, Ferrigni RG, Novicki DE, Swanson SK, Wong WW. Radiotherapy for men with isolated increase in serum prostate specific antigen after radical prostatectomy. J Urol. 2003 Nov; 170(5):1833-7.
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  21. Schild SE, Wong WW, Vora SA, Halyard MY, Wheeler RH. Phase I study of hyperfractionated accelerated radiotherapy and escalating doses of daily cisplatin for patients with locally advanced non-small-cell lung cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2002 Nov 1; 54(3):729-34.
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  22. Serago CF, Chungbin SJ, Buskirk SJ, Ezzell GA, Collie AC, Vora SA. Initial experience with ultrasound localization for positioning prostate cancer patients for external beam radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2002 Aug 1; 53(5):1130-8.
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  23. Safran H, Moore T, Iannitti D, Dipetrillo T, Akerman P, Cioffi W, Harrington D, Quirk D, Rathore R, Cruff D, Vakharia J, Vora SA, Savarese D, Wanebo H. Paclitaxel and concurrent radiation for locally advanced pancreatic cancer. International Journal Radiation Oncology Biol Physics. 2001; 49(5):1275-9.
  24. Vora SA, Daly BD, Blaszkowsky L, McGrath JJ, Bankoff M, Supran S, Dipetrillo TA. High dose radiation therapy and chemotherapy as induction treatment for stage III nonsmall cell lung carcinoma. Cancer. 2000 Nov 1; 89(9):1946-52.
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  25. Vora SA, Wazer DE, Homer MJ. Management of microcalcifications that develop at the lumpectomy site after breast-conserving therapy. Radiology. 1997 Jun; 203(3):667-71.
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  26. Mangan DF, Novak MJ, Vora SA, Mourad J, Kriger PS. Lectinlike interactions of Fusobacterium nucleatum with human neutrophils. Infection & Immunity. 1989 Nov; 57(11):3601-11.
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