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Proton beam therapy should remain in the public domain.

CMAJ 2019 Nov;191(46):E1284

Director, Medical Physics Unit, McGill University, Montréal, Que.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.73445DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6861142PMC
November 2019

Statin Use and Risk of Vascular Events Among Cancer Patients After Radiotherapy to the Thorax, Head, and Neck.

J Am Heart Assoc 2019 Jul 19;8(13):e005996. Epub 2019 Jun 19.

4 Division of Clinical Epidemiology Department of Medicine McGill University Health Centre Montreal Quebec Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.117.005996DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6662340PMC
July 2019

Probabilistic classification of tumour habitats in soft tissue sarcoma.

NMR Biomed 2018 11 16;31(11):e4000. Epub 2018 Aug 16.

Medical Physics Unit, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nbm.4000DOI Listing
November 2018

Creation of an educational quality improvement program for radiation oncology residents.

Pract Radiat Oncol 2018 Mar - Apr;8(2):81-89. Epub 2017 Nov 29.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2017.11.007DOI Listing
September 2018

Antenatal steroids for fetal lung maturity: Time to target more frequent doses to fewer women?

Obstet Med 2015 Dec 21;8(4):172-6. Epub 2015 Sep 21.

Women's Health Academic Centre, King's College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1753495X15601772DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4935049PMC
December 2015

Significant Reduction of Late Toxicities in Patients With Extremity Sarcoma Treated With Image-Guided Radiation Therapy to a Reduced Target Volume: Results of Radiation Therapy Oncology Group RTOG-0630 Trial.

J Clin Oncol 2015 Jul 9;33(20):2231-8. Epub 2015 Feb 9.

Dian Wang, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL; Qiang Zhang, NRG Oncology Statistics and Data Management Center, Philadelphia, PA; Burton L. Eisenberg, Hoag/University of Southern California Norris Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA; John M. Kane and Anurag K. Singh, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY; X. Allen Li and Manpreet Bedi, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI; David Lucas, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; Ivy A. Petersen, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; Thomas F. DeLaney, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; Carolyn R. Freeman, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec; George Dundas, Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; Steven E. Finkelstein, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL; Ying J. Hitchcock, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and David G. Kirsch, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2014.58.5828DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4486342PMC
July 2015

A novel approach to total skin irradiation using helical TomoTherapy.

Pract Radiat Oncol 2014 Sep-Oct;4(5):330-335. Epub 2013 Dec 2.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2013.10.004DOI Listing
May 2015

Skin elasticity as a measure of radiation fibrosis: is it reproducible and does it correlate with patient and physician-reported measures?

Technol Cancer Res Treat 2014 Oct 31;13(5):469-76. Epub 2013 Aug 31.

Division of Radiation Oncology, McMaster University, Juravinski Regional Cancer Centre, 699 Concession Street, Hamilton, ON, L8V 5C2, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7785/tcrtexpress.2013.600257DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4527462PMC
October 2014

Metabolic activity measured on PET/CT correlates with clinical outcomes in patients with limb and girdle sarcomas.

J Surg Oncol 2014 Apr 6;109(5):410-4. Epub 2013 Dec 6.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre/Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.23523DOI Listing
April 2014

Kinetics of myxoid liposarcoma radiation response and effects on radiation dose delivery.

Pract Radiat Oncol 2013 Jul-Sep;3(3):180-185. Epub 2012 Jul 17.

From the Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2012.06.005DOI Listing
March 2014

Daily setup uncertainty analysis for craniospinal irradiation using helical tomotherapy.

Pract Radiat Oncol 2013 Oct-Dec;3(4):349-55. Epub 2012 Sep 10.

Department of Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2012.07.005DOI Listing
March 2014

Institutional experience with a rotational total skin electron irradiation (RTSEI) technique-A three decade review (1981-2012).

Rep Pract Oncol Radiother 2014 Mar 17;19(2):120-34. Epub 2013 Jun 17.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, QC, H3G 1A4 Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rpor.2013.05.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4054995PMC
March 2014

FDG PET/CT in Initial Staging of Adult Soft-Tissue Sarcoma.

Sarcoma 2012 2;2012:960194. Epub 2012 Dec 2.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, QC, Canada H3G 1A4 ; Department of Radiation Oncology, Notre-Dame Hospital, CHUM, 1560 Sherbrooke Street East, Montreal, QC, Canada H2L 4M1.

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http://www.hindawi.com/journals/sarcoma/2012/960194/
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/960194DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3518058PMC
December 2012

Dosimetric study of current treatment options for radiotherapy in retinoblastoma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Mar 22;82(3):e501-5. Epub 2011 Dec 22.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2011.07.024DOI Listing
March 2012

Ductal carcinoma in situ--the influence of the radiotherapy boost on local control.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Feb 12;82(2):e153-8. Epub 2011 Jun 12.

Division of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2011.03.045DOI Listing
February 2012

Treating intermediate-risk prostate cancer with hypofractionated external beam radiotherapy alone.

Radiother Oncol 2011 Dec 22;101(3):486-9. Epub 2011 Aug 22.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2011.07.005DOI Listing
December 2011

Principles and Recommendations for the Provision of Healthcare in Canada to Adolescent and Young Adult-Aged Cancer Patients and Survivors.

J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 2011 Apr;1(1):53-59

Departments of Pediatrics and Bioethics, Dalhousie University and IWK Health Centre , Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jayao.2010.0008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3621594PMC
April 2011

Stereotactic radiotherapy as an alternative to plaque brachytherapy in retinoblastoma.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2010 Dec;55(6):1210-2

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.22653DOI Listing
December 2010

A comparison of optic nerve dosimetry in craniospinal radiotherapy planned and treated with conventional and intensity modulated techniques.

Radiother Oncol 2010 Dec;97(3):387-9

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2010.09.022DOI Listing
December 2010

Radiological and pathological response following pre-operative radiotherapy for soft-tissue sarcoma.

Radiother Oncol 2010 Dec 30;97(3):404-7. Epub 2010 Oct 30.

Division of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Heath Center, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2010.10.007DOI Listing
December 2010

Adjuvant radiotherapy in the treatment of pediatric myxopapillary ependymomas.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2010 Oct;55(4):639-43

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre/Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.22614DOI Listing
October 2010

Standard and nonstandard craniospinal radiotherapy using helical TomoTherapy.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2010 Jul 16;77(3):926-31. Epub 2010 Mar 16.

Department of Medical Physics, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2009.09.020DOI Listing
July 2010

Feasibility and early outcomes of supine-position craniospinal irradiation.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2010 Feb;54(2):322-5

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.22215DOI Listing
February 2010

PET/CT for radiotherapy treatment planning in patients with soft tissue sarcomas.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2009 Nov 20;75(3):817-21. Epub 2009 Apr 20.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2008.11.055DOI Listing
November 2009

Why more attention must be given to catheter fixation.

Authors:
Carolyn Freeman

Nurs Times 2009 Jul 28-Aug 3;105(29):35-6

Greenwich Teaching PCT, London.

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October 2009

Reporting late rectal toxicity in prostate cancer patients treated with curative radiation treatment.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2008 Nov 12;72(3):777-81. Epub 2008 Apr 12.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2008.02.030DOI Listing
November 2008

Rotational total skin electron irradiation with a linear accelerator.

J Appl Clin Med Phys 2008 Nov 3;9(4):2793. Epub 2008 Nov 3.

Department of Medical Physics, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5722347PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1120/jacmp.v9i4.2793DOI Listing
November 2008

Impact of FDG-PET/CT on radiotherapy volume delineation in non-small-cell lung cancer and correlation of imaging stage with pathologic findings.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2008 Mar 8;70(4):1035-8. Epub 2007 Nov 8.

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2007.07.2379DOI Listing
March 2008

Intensity-modulated radiotherapy for craniospinal irradiation: target volume considerations, dose constraints, and competing risks.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2007 Sep;69(1):251-7

Department of Medical Physics, McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2007.04.052DOI Listing
September 2007

Outcome of secondary high-grade glioma in children previously treated for a malignant condition: a study of the Canadian Pediatric Brain Tumour Consortium.

Radiother Oncol 2006 Oct 14;81(1):33-8. Epub 2006 Sep 14.

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, The Montreal Children's Hospital/McGill University Health Center, Que., Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2006.08.005DOI Listing
October 2006

Is there a detrimental effect of waiting for radiotherapy for patients with localized prostate cancer?

Am J Clin Oncol 2006 Oct;29(5):463-7

Department of Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.coc.0000225919.35003.88DOI Listing
October 2006

Total body irradiation with a reconditioned cobalt teletherapy unit.

J Appl Clin Med Phys 2006 15;7(1):42-51. Epub 2006 Feb 15.

Department of Medical, McGill University Health, Centre, 1650 ave. Cedar, Montreal, QC H3G 1A4 Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5722479PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1120/jacmp.v7i1.2175DOI Listing
April 2006

Intermittent androgen ablation in patients with biochemical failure after pelvic radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2006 Mar 14;64(3):842-8. Epub 2005 Nov 14.

Department of Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S036030160502579
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2005.08.034DOI Listing
March 2006

A simple technique for craniospinal radiotherapy in the supine position.

Radiother Oncol 2006 Feb 5;78(2):217-22. Epub 2005 Dec 5.

Department of Medical Physics, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2005.11.009DOI Listing
February 2006

Energy modulated electron therapy using a few leaf electron collimator in combination with IMRT and 3D-CRT: Monte Carlo-based planning and dosimetric evaluation.

Med Phys 2005 Sep;32(9):2976-86

Medical Physics Unit, McGill University, Montreal General Hospital, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1A4, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1118/1.2011089
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1118/1.2011089DOI Listing
September 2005

Intracranial germinoma: on whole-ventricular irradiation.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2005 Apr;44(4):358-62

Department of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.20257DOI Listing
April 2005

Long-term results of para-aortic irradiation for patients with stage I seminoma of the testis.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2005 Mar;61(3):741-4

Department of Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology, McGill University Health Center, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1A4, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2004.06.247DOI Listing
March 2005

A population-based study of the impact of delaying radiotherapy after conservative surgery for breast cancer.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2004 Nov;88(2):187-96

Direction des systèmes de soins et services, Institut national de santé publique du Québec, Canada.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10549-004-0594-7
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10549-004-0594-7DOI Listing
November 2004

Osteopenia in children who have undergone posterior fossa or craniospinal irradiation for brain tumors.

Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2004 May;158(5):491-6

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, Montreal Children's Hospital, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archpedi.158.5.491DOI Listing
May 2004

Delay of radiation therapy and outcomes of breast cancer.

J Clin Oncol 2004 Apr;22(7):1342-3; author reply 1343-4

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2004.99.066DOI Listing
April 2004

Radiation-induced sarcoma of the meninges 15 years after radiation therapy for Hodgkin disease?

Med Pediatr Oncol 2003 Aug;41(2):161-2

Department of Radiation Oncology, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mpo.10331DOI Listing
August 2003

Brachytherapy control of a hemangiopericytoma of the tongue in a child.

Med Pediatr Oncol 2003 Aug;41(2):163-5

Department of Radiation Oncology, St. John Health System, St. John Hospital Van Elslander Cancer Center, Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mpo.10330DOI Listing
August 2003

Neurofibromatosis type 1 and the pediatric neurosurgeon: a 20-year institutional review.

Pediatr Neurosurg 2002 Sep;37(3):122-36

Department of Neurosurgery, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, Que., Canada.

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https://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/64398
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000064398DOI Listing
September 2002

Radiotherapy for medulloblastoma in children: a perspective on current international clinical research efforts.

Med Pediatr Oncol 2002 Aug;39(2):99-108

Department of Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mpo.10116DOI Listing
August 2002

Brainstem involvement with mycosis fungoides: an unusual central nervous system complication.

AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2002 Apr;23(4):533-4

Department of Diagnostic Radiology, McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

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April 2002