Publications by authors named "Anita Mahajan"

100Publications

Radiotherapy and Late Effects.

Pediatr Clin North Am 2020 12;67(6):1051-1067

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA; Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA; Department of Radiation Oncology, The Judy DiMarzo Cancer Survivorship Program, James P. Wilmot Cancer Institute, University of Rochester Medical Center, PO Box 647, Rochester, NY 14642, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2020

Reply to S.A. Upadhyaya.

J Clin Oncol 2020 Oct 30;38(28):3353-3354. Epub 2020 Jul 30.

Alyssa T. Reddy, MD, University of California San Francisco, CA; Mark D. Krailo, PhD, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; Allen B. Buxton, MS, Children's Oncology Group, Monrovia, CA; Douglas R. Strother, MD, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada; Annie Huang, MD, PhD, Arthur and Sonia Labatt Brain Tumour Research Centre, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada; Tianni Zhou, PhD, California State University at Long Beach, Long Beach, CA; Alexander R. Judkins, MD, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; Peter C. Burger, MD, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; Ian F. Pollack, MD, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; Chris Williams-Hughes, BS, Children's Oncology Group, Monrovia, CA; Maryam Fouladi, MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH; Ben Ho, MSc, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada; Claire M. Mazewski, MD, Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA; Victor A. Lewis, MD, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada; Louis-Gilbert Vezina, MD, The George Washington University School Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC; Timothy N. Booth, MD, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX; and Anita Mahajan, MD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

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October 2020

Technical Delivery Parameters of 2000 Proton Treatment Courses.

Int J Part Ther 2020 21;6(3):27-34. Epub 2020 Feb 21.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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February 2020

Reply to S.A. Milgrom et al.

J Clin Oncol 2020 Jul 6;38(19):2212-2213. Epub 2020 May 6.

Lisa S. Kahalley, PhD, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX; Rachel Peterson, PhD, Department of Psychology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; M. Douglas Ris, PhD, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX; Laura Janzen, PhD, Department of Psychology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; M. Fatih Okcu, MPH, MD, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX; David R. Grosshans, MD, PhD, Division of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; Vijay Ramaswamy, MD, PhD, Division of Haematology/Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, and Department of Paediatrics, The University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Arnold C. Paulino, MD, Division of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; David Hodgson, MPH, MD, Department of Radiation Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Anita Mahajan, MD, Department of Radiation Oncology, The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; Derek S. Tsang, MSc, MD and Normand Laperriere, MD, Department of Radiation Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; WilliamE. Whitehead, MPH, MD and Robert C.Dauser, MD, Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX; Michael D. Taylor, MD, PhD, Division of Neurosurgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, and Department of Surgery, The University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Eric Bouffet, MD, Division of Haematology/Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, and Department of Paediatrics, The University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Murali Chintagumpala, MD, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX; and Donald Mabbott, PhD, Program in Neurosciences and Mental Health, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, and Department of Psychology, The University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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July 2020

Carbon ion radiation therapy in breast cancer: a new frontier.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2020 Jun 21;181(2):291-296. Epub 2020 Apr 21.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic Florida, 4500 San Pablo Road S, Mayo 1N, Jacksonville, FL, 32224, USA.

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June 2020

Brain metastases resection cavity radio-surgery based on T2-weighted MRI: technique assessment.

J Neurooncol 2020 May 17;148(1):89-95. Epub 2020 Apr 17.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA.

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May 2020

Temporal Change in Tumor Volume Following Stereotactic Radiosurgery to a Single Brain Metastasis.

World Neurosurg 2020 Apr 7;136:e328-e333. Epub 2020 Jan 7.

Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA. Electronic address:

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April 2020

Radiotherapy in addition to surgical resection may not improve overall survival in WHO grade II spinal ependymomas.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2020 02 6;189:105632. Epub 2019 Dec 6.

Department of Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA; Mayo Clinic Neuro-Informatics Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA. Electronic address:

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February 2020

Carbon ion radiotherapy in the treatment of gliomas: a review.

J Neurooncol 2019 Nov 30;145(2):191-199. Epub 2019 Sep 30.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic Florida, 4500 San Pablo Road S, Mayo 1N, Jacksonville, FL, 32224, USA.

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November 2019

Pseudoprogression after radiation therapies for low grade glioma in children and adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Radiother Oncol 2020 01 17;142:36-42. Epub 2019 Aug 17.

Department of Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, United States. Electronic address:

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January 2020

Patterns of failure and toxicity profile following proton beam therapy for pediatric bladder and prostate rhabdomyosarcoma.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2019 11 9;66(11):e27952. Epub 2019 Aug 9.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Division of Pediatrics, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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November 2019

Abnormal Persistence of Embryonic Blood Supply of Liver: Anatomist's Delight, Surgeon's Nightmare.

Acta Medica (Hradec Kralove) 2019 ;62(2):72-76

Department of Anatomy, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India.

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February 2020

Practice Patterns Among Radiation Oncologists Treating Pediatric Patients With Proton Craniospinal Irradiation.

Pract Radiat Oncol 2019 Nov 4;9(6):441-447. Epub 2019 Jul 4.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio; Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. Electronic address:

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November 2019

Efficacy of proton therapy in children with high-risk and locally recurrent neuroblastoma.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2019 08 2;66(8):e27786. Epub 2019 May 2.

Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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August 2019

In Reply to Krishnatry and Manjali.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 06;104(2):468-469

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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June 2019

Patterns of failure following proton beam therapy for head and neck rhabdomyosarcoma.

Radiother Oncol 2019 05 14;134:143-150. Epub 2019 Feb 14.

Division of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, United States. Electronic address:

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May 2019

Reirradiation for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Childs Nerv Syst 2019 05 16;35(5):739-746. Epub 2019 Mar 16.

Department of Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St. SW, Rochester, MN, USA.

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May 2019

A Phase 1/2 Trial of Reirradiation for Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 05 2;104(1):144-148. Epub 2019 Jan 2.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. Electronic address:

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May 2019

A Unique Conglomeration of Variations in the Celiac, Hepatic, and Superior Mesenteric Artery: A Clinico-Embryological Perspective.

Int J Appl Basic Med Res 2018 Oct-Dec;8(4):256-258

Department of Anatomy, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India.

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January 2019

Radiation for ETMR: Literature review and case series of patients treated with proton therapy.

Clin Transl Radiat Oncol 2019 Feb 7;15:31-37. Epub 2018 Nov 7.

Department of Radiation Oncology, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, United States.

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February 2019

A New Anthropomorphic Pediatric Spine Phantom for Proton Therapy Clinical Trial Credentialing.

Int J Part Ther 2018 26;4(4):20-27. Epub 2018 Jul 26.

Imaging and Radiation Oncology Core Quality Assurance Office, Houston, TX, USA.

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July 2018

Endocrine Deficiency As a Function of Radiation Dose to the Hypothalamus and Pituitary in Pediatric and Young Adult Patients With Brain Tumors.

J Clin Oncol 2018 10 17;36(28):2854-2862. Epub 2018 Aug 17.

Ralph E. Vatner, Andrzej Niemierko, Madhusmita Misra, Elizabeth A. Weyman, Claire P. Goebel, David H. Ebb, Robin M. Jones, Mary S. Huang, Takara Stanley, Shannon M. MacDonald, Nancy J. Tarbell, and Torunn I. Yock, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; Ralph E. Vatner, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH; Anita Mahajan, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; and David R. Grosshans and Arnold C. Paulino, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.

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October 2018

National care among patients with WHO grade I intracranial meningioma.

J Clin Neurosci 2018 Sep 15;55:17-24. Epub 2018 Jun 15.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA; Department of Neurological Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA.

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September 2018

Analysis of pseudoprogression after proton or photon therapy of 99 patients with low grade and anaplastic glioma.

Clin Transl Radiat Oncol 2018 Feb 12;9:30-34. Epub 2018 Jan 12.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, United States.

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February 2018

Regional Nodal Control for Head and Neck Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018 05 31;101(1):169-176. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.

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May 2018

Consensus Contouring Guidelines for Postoperative Completely Resected Cavity Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Brain Metastases.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018 02 4;100(2):436-442. Epub 2017 Oct 4.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Center, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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February 2018

The role of image-guided intensity modulated proton therapy in glioma.

Neuro Oncol 2017 04;19(suppl_2):ii30-ii37

Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.

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April 2017

Proton Therapy for Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma: Quantifying Treatment Responses by Magnetic Resonance Diffusion Tensor Imaging.

Int J Part Ther 2017 14;3(3):414-420. Epub 2017 Mar 14.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

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March 2017

Clinical evidence of variable proton biological effectiveness in pediatric patients treated for ependymoma.

Radiother Oncol 2016 12 16;121(3):395-401. Epub 2016 Nov 16.

Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, United States. Electronic address:

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December 2016

Development of a Comprehensive Clinical Radiation Oncology Resident Didactic Curriculum.

J Am Coll Radiol 2016 Dec 21;13(12 Pt A):1514-1516.e6. Epub 2016 Aug 21.

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. Electronic address:

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December 2016

Treatment of common pediatric CNS malignancies with proton therapy.

Chin Clin Oncol 2016 Aug 19;5(4):49. Epub 2016 Jul 19.

Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA.

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August 2016

Reirradiation of Recurrent Pediatric Brain Tumors after Initial Proton Therapy.

Int J Part Ther 2016 29;3(1):1-12. Epub 2016 Aug 29.

Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

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August 2016

Morphometric Study of Clavicular Facet of Coracoclavicular Joint in Adult Indian Population.

J Clin Diagn Res 2016 Apr 1;10(4):AC08-11. Epub 2016 Apr 1.

Dir. Professor and Head, Department of Anatomy, Maulana Azad Medical College , New Delhi, India .

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April 2016

Radiotherapy with concurrent temozolomide for the management of extraneural metastases in pituitary carcinoma.

Pituitary 2016 Aug;19(4):415-21

Department of Neuro-Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Holcombe Blvd, Room FC7.3000, Unit 431, Houston, TX, 77030, USA.

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August 2016

The Evolution of Radiation Therapy for Retinoblastoma: The MD Anderson Cancer Center Experience.

Int J Part Ther 2016 Mar 24;2(4):490-498. Epub 2016 Mar 24.

Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

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March 2016

Comparing Intelligence Quotient Change After Treatment With Proton Versus Photon Radiation Therapy for Pediatric Brain Tumors.

J Clin Oncol 2016 Apr 25;34(10):1043-9. Epub 2016 Jan 25.

Lisa S. Kahalley, M. Douglas Ris, M. Fatih Okcu, Murali Chintagumpala, Danielle Guffey, Charles G. Minard, and Heather H. Stancel, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston; and David R. Grosshans, Arnold C. Paulino, Bartlett D. Moore, and Anita Mahajan, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.

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April 2016

Multimodality Treatment of Pediatric Esthesioneuroblastoma.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2016 Mar 30;63(3):465-70. Epub 2015 Oct 30.

Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Cancer Center, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, Texas.

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March 2016

Pseudoprogression after proton radiotherapy for pediatric low grade glioma.

Acta Oncol 2015 14;54(9):1701-2. Epub 2015 Sep 14.

e Department of Radiation Oncology , MD Anderson Cancer Center , USA.

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July 2016

Adult brainstem gliomas: Correlation of clinical and molecular features.

J Neurol Sci 2015 18;353(1-2):92-7. Epub 2015 Apr 18.

Division of Neuro-oncology, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, 320 W 10th Avenue, Starling Loving Hall Suite M410, Columbus, OH 43210, United States.

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February 2016

Towards effective and efficient patient-specific quality assurance for spot scanning proton therapy.

Cancers (Basel) 2015 Apr 10;7(2):631-47. Epub 2015 Apr 10.

Department of Radiation Physics, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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April 2015

Prognostic factors and patterns of relapse in ewing sarcoma patients treated with chemotherapy and r0 resection.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2015 Jun 12;92(2):349-57. Epub 2015 Mar 12.

Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. Electronic address:

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June 2015

Inter-Institutional Comparison of Personalized Risk Assessments for Second Malignant Neoplasms for a 13-Year-Old Girl Receiving Proton versus Photon Craniospinal Irradiation.

Cancers (Basel) 2015 Mar 10;7(1):407-26. Epub 2015 Mar 10.

Medical Physics Program, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University, 202 Nicholson Hall, Tower Dr., Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA.

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March 2015

Outcomes After Surgery and Radiotherapy for Papillary Tumor of the Pineal Region.

World Neurosurg 2015 Jul 5;84(1):76-81. Epub 2015 Mar 5.

Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA. Electronic address:

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July 2015

Postoperative proton therapy for chordomas and chondrosarcomas of the spine: adjuvant versus salvage radiation therapy.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2015 Apr;40(8):544-9

*Division of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX †School of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio, TX ‡Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio, TX; and §Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.

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April 2015

Embryonal brain tumors.

Cancer J 2014 Nov-Dec;20(6):397-402

From the Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.

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July 2015

Preliminary results of a phase II trial of proton radiotherapy for pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma.

J Clin Oncol 2014 Nov 20;32(33):3762-70. Epub 2014 Oct 20.

Matthew M. Ladra, Jackie Szymonifka, Alison M. Friedmann, Beow Yong Yeap, Claire Goebel, Shannon M. MacDonald, Nancy J. Tarbell, Torunn I. Yock Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School;, Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, Karen J. Marcus, Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Boston, MA; Anita Mahajan and David Grosshans, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.

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November 2014