Publications

  1. Whitmire P, Rickertsen CR, Hawkins-Daarud A, Carrasco E Jr, Lorence J, De Leon G, Curtin L, Bayless S, Clark-Swanson K, Peeri NC, Corpuz C, Lewis-de Los Angeles CP, Bendok BR, Gonzalez-Cuyar L, Vora S, Mrugala MM, Hu LS, Wang L, Porter A, Kumthekar P, Johnston SK, Egan KM, Gatenby R, Canoll P, Rubin JB, Swanson KR. Sex-specific impact of patterns of imageable tumor growth on survival of primary glioblastoma patients. BMC Cancer. 2020 May 19; 20 (1):447
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  2. Bhangoo RS, DeWees TA, Yu NY, Ding JX, Liu C, Golafshar MA, Rule WG, Vora SA, Ross HJ, Ahn DH, Beamer SE, Jaroszewski D, Hallemeier CL, Liu W, Ashman JB, Sio TT. Acute toxicities and short-term patient outcomes after intensity-modulated proton beam radiotherapy or intensity-modulated photon radiotherapy for esophageal carcinoma: A single-center experience. Advances in Radiation Oncology. 2020; In Press.
  3. Patra DP, Hess RA, Turcotte EL, Welz ME, Rahme RJ, Maiti TK, Abi-Aad KR, AlMekkawi AK, Keole S, Lal D, Marino M, Mrugala M, Porter A, Vora S, Bendok BR. Surgical Outcomes with Midline versus Lateral Approaches for Cranial Base Chordomas: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. World Neurosurg. 2020 Apr 14 [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. Sharma A, Mountjoy LJ, Butterfield RJ, Zhang N, Ross HJ, Schild SE, Sio TT, Daniels TB, Paripati HR, Mrugala MM, Vora SA, Patel NP, Zimmerman RS, Ashman JB, Porter AB. Expanding the Spectrum of Radiation Necrosis After Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) for Intracranial Metastases From Lung Cancer: A Retrospective Review. Am J Clin Oncol. 2020 Feb; 43 (2):128-132
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  5. Massey SC, White H, Whitmire P, Doyle T, Johnston SK, Singleton KW, Jackson PR, Hawkins-Daarud A, Bendok BR, Porter AB, Vora S, Sarkaria JN, Hu LS, Mrugala MM, Swanson KR. Image-based metric of invasiveness predicts response to adjuvant temozolomide for primary glioblastoma. PLoS One. 2020; 15 (3):e0230492 Epub 2020 Mar 27
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  6. Valencia-Sanchez C, Gorelkin VC, Mrugala MM, Sharma A, Vora SA, Ashman JB, Daniels TB, Halyard MY, Rule WG, Zhang N, Butterfield RJ, Schild SE, Porter AB. Clinical evaluation of fitness to drive in patients with brain metastases. Neurooncol Pract. 2019 Dec; 6 (6):484-489 Epub 2019 July 03
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  7. Yu N, Vora SA. Case Report with Literature Review: Retroperitoneal Chordoma treated with Proton Beam Therapy. Rare Cancers (accepted). 2019.
  8. Yu NY, Vora SA. Dosimetric advantages of proton beam therapy compared to intensity-modulated radiation therapy for retroperitoneal chordoma. Rare Tumors. 2019; 11:2036361319878518 Epub 2019 Sept 23
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  9. Stoker JB, Grosshans D, Patel A, Allred B, Uejo A, Daniels TB, Vern-Gross TZ, Vora SA, Bues M. Hippocampal Sparing Intensity-Modulated Proton Therapy. (Manuscript accepted). 2019.
  10. Fega KR, Fletcher GP, Waddle MR, Peterson JL, Ashman JB, Barrs DM, Bendok BR, Patel NP, Porter AB, Vora SA. Analysis of MRI Volumetric Changes After Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiation Therapy for Benign Intracranial Neoplasms. Adv Radiat Oncol. 2019 Jan-Mar; 4 (1):43-49 Epub 2018 Aug 23
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  11. Rayfield CA, Grady F, De Leon G, Rockne R, Carrasco E, Jackson P, Vora M, Johnston SK, Hawkins-Daarud A, Clark-Swanson KR, Whitmire S, Gamez ME, Porter A, Hu L, Gonzalez-Cuyar L, Bendok B, Vora S, Swanson KR. Distinct Phenotypic Clusters of Glioblastoma Growth and Response Kinetics Predict Survival. JCO Clin Cancer Inform. 2018 Dec; 2:1-14
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  12. Tseng YD, Hartsell W, Tsai H, Badiyan S, Wang CJ, Rossi C, Kotecha R, Vora S, Vargas C, Larson G, Halasz LM. Proton therapy patterns of care among pediatric and adult patients with CNS tumors. Neuro Oncol. 2018 Oct 9; 20 (11):1556-1557
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  13. Hobbs CJ, Ko SJ, Paryani NN, Accurso JM, Olivier KR, Garces YI, Park SS, Hallemeier CL, Schild SE, Vora SA, Ashman JB, Rule WG, Bowers JR, Heckman MG, Diehl NN, Miller RC. Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Medically Inoperable Stage I-II Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: The Mayo Clinic Experience. Mayo Clin Proc Innov Qual Outcomes. 2018 Mar; 2 (1):40-48 Epub 2017 Dec 26
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  14. Routman DM, Yan E, Vora S, Peterson J, Mahajan A, Chaichana KL, Laack N, Brown PD, Parney IF, Burns TC, Trifiletti DM. Preoperative Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Brain Metastases. Front Neurol. 2018; 9:959 Epub 2018 Nov 13
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  15. Stoker JB, Vora S, Patel A, Grosshans D, Brown PD, Vern-Gross TZ, Bues M, Daniels T, Allred B, Uejo A, Kosiorek H, Bruso M, Keole S. Advantages of intensity-modulated proton therapy during hippocampal avoidance whole brain radiation therapy. Physics and Imaging in Radiation Oncology. 2018; 8:28-32.
  16. Wong WW, Anderson EM, Mohammadi H, Daniels TB, Schild SE, Keole SR, Choo CR, Tzou KS, Bryce AH, Ho TH, Quevedo FJ, Vora SA. Factors Associated With Survival Following Radium-223 Treatment for Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2017 Dec; 15 (6):e969-e975 Epub 2017 Apr 26
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  17. Schild MH, Schild SE, Wong WW, Vora SA, Keole SR, Vargas CE, Daniels TB, Ezzell GA, Nguyen BD, Roarke MC. A Prospective Trial of Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) Incorporating a Simultaneous Integrated Boost for Prostate Cancer: Long-term Outcomes Compared With Standard Image Guided IMRT. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 Apr 1; 97 (5):1021-1025 Epub 2017 Feb 01
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  18. Liu X, Li J, Schild SE, Schild MH, Wong W, Vora S, Herman MG, Fatyga M. Statins and Metformin Use Is Associated with Lower PSA Levels in Prostate Cancer Patients Presenting for Radiation Therapy. J Cancer Ther. 2017 Feb; 8 (2):73-85 Epub 2017 Feb 06
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  19. Liu X, Li J, Wu T, Schild SE, Schild MH, Wong W, Vora S, Fatyga M. Patient Specific Characteristics Are an Important Factor That Determines the Risk of Acute Grade >/= 2 Rectal Toxicity in Patients Treated for Prostate Cancer with IMRT and Daily Image Guidance Based on Implanted Gold Markers. OMICS J Radiol. 2016 Jun; 5 (3) Epub 2016 June 13
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  20. Rule WG, Foster NR, Meyers JP, Ashman JB, Vora SA, Kozelsky TF, Garces YI, Urbanic JJ, Salama JK, Schild SE. Prophylactic cranial irradiation in elderly patients with small cell lung cancer: findings from a North Central Cancer Treatment Group pooled analysis. J Geriatr Oncol. 2015 Mar; 6 (2):119-26 Epub 2014 Dec 04
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  21. Liu W, Liao Z, Schild SE, Liu Z, Li H, Li Y, Park PC, Li X, Stoker J, Shen J, Keole S, Anand A, Fatyga M, Dong L, Sahoo N, Vora S, Wong W, Zhu XR, Bues M, Mohan R. Impact of respiratory motion on worst-case scenario optimized intensity modulated proton therapy for lung cancers. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2015 Mar-Apr; 5 (2):e77-86 Epub 2014 Sept 11
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  22. Schild MH, Schild SE, Wong WW, Vora SA, Silva AC, Silva AM, Daniels TB, Keole SR. Early Outcome of Prostate Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) Incorporating a Simultaneous Intra-Prostatic MRI Directed Boost. OMICS J Radiol. 2014 Dec; 3 (4)
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  23. Schild SE, Rule WG, Ashman JB, Vora SA, Keole S, Anand A, Liu W, Bues M. Proton beam therapy for locally advanced lung cancer: A review. World J Clin Oncol. 2014 Oct 10; 5 (4):568-75
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  24. 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-Apr; 20(2):125-30. Epub 2013 Dec 26.
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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. 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.
  28. 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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  29. 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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  30. 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.
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  31. 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.
  32. Lyons MK, Vora SA. Brain tumors: current issues in diagnosis and management. Semin Neurol. 2007 Sep; 27(4):312-24.
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  33. 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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  34. Halyard MY, Jatoi A, Sloan JA, Bearden JD, 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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  35. 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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  36. 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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  37. 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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  38. 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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  39. 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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  40. 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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  41. 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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  42. 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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  43. 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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  44. 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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  45. 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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  46. 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.
  47. 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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  48. 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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  49. 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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