Publications by authors named "Catheryn M Yashar"

63Publications

Radiation therapy for gynecologic malignancies during the COVID-19 pandemic: International expert consensus recommendations.

Gynecol Oncol 2020 08 15;158(2):244-253. Epub 2020 Jun 15.

Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA. Electronic address:

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August 2020

A knowledge-based organ dose prediction tool for brachytherapy treatment planning of patients with cervical cancer.

Brachytherapy 2020 Sep - Oct;19(5):624-634. Epub 2020 Jun 6.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA. Electronic address:

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June 2020

Phase 1 Trial of Concurrent Gemcitabine and Cisplatin with Image Guided Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for Locoregionally Advanced Cervical Carcinoma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2020 Aug 22;107(5):964-973. Epub 2020 Apr 22.

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California.

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August 2020

Implementation of peer-review quality rounds for gynecologic brachytherapy in a high-volume academic center.

Brachytherapy 2020 Nov - Dec;19(6):881-888. Epub 2020 Jan 6.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA. Electronic address:

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January 2020

Clear Cell, Obscure Origins.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 11;105(4):692

Moores Cancer Center, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California.

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November 2019

An evaluation of gender diversity in the American Brachytherapy Society.

Brachytherapy 2019 Nov - Dec;18(6):835-840. Epub 2019 Aug 8.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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April 2020

Dosimetric study of the plan quality and dose to organs at risk on tangential breast treatments using the Halcyon linac.

J Appl Clin Med Phys 2019 Jul 11;20(7):58-67. Epub 2019 Jun 11.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA.

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July 2019

Impact of marital status on receipt of brachytherapy and survival outcomes in locally advanced cervical cancer.

Brachytherapy 2019 Sep - Oct;18(5):612-619. Epub 2019 May 29.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA. Electronic address:

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February 2020

Understanding the underutilization of cervical brachytherapy for locally advanced cervical cancer.

Brachytherapy 2019 May - Jun;18(3):361-369. Epub 2019 Feb 2.

Department of Radiation Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA. Electronic address:

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December 2019

Brachytherapy Training Survey of Radiation Oncology Residents.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 03 26;103(3):557-560. Epub 2018 Oct 26.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California.

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March 2019

The impact of daily bladder filling on small bowel dose for intensity modulated radiation therapy for cervical cancer.

Med Dosim 2019 Summer;44(2):102-106. Epub 2018 Mar 21.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego, 3855 Health Sciences Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2019

Pathologic response after neoadjuvant chemotherapy predicts locoregional control in patients with triple negative breast cancer.

Adv Radiat Oncol 2017 Apr-Jun;2(2):105-109. Epub 2017 Feb 7.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California.

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February 2017

Longitudinal Changes in Active Bone Marrow for Cervical Cancer Patients Treated With Concurrent Chemoradiation Therapy.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2017 03 29;97(4):797-805. Epub 2016 Nov 29.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California. Electronic address:

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March 2017

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Management of Recurrent Endometrial Cancer.

Am J Clin Oncol 2016 10;39(5):507-15

*Henry Ford Health System, Detroit ∥University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI †University of Utah Medical Center ∥∥Huntsman Cancer Institute University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT ‡Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, Orlando, FL §University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX ¶Stanford Cancer Center, Stanford ¶¶University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA #Brigham and Women's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA **Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA ††American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN ‡‡American Society of Clinical Oncology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD §§University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE ##Stritch School of Medicine Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL.

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October 2016

Modern Radiation Therapy and Cardiac Outcomes in Breast Cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 Mar 17;94(4):700-8. Epub 2015 Dec 17.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, Moores Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California. Electronic address:

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March 2016

Uterine Sarcoma, Version 1.2016: Featured Updates to the NCCN Guidelines.

J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2015 Nov;13(11):1321-31

From Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; University of Washington/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Moffitt Cancer Center; Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center; University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center; Fox Chase Cancer Center; The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute; Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center; Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center; Stanford Cancer Institute; The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; University of Colorado Cancer Center; Roswell Park Cancer Institute; Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah; City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center; Yale Cancer Center/Smilow Cancer Hospital; University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center; Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University; Mayo Clinic Cancer Center; Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine; The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins; Fred & Pamela Buffet Cancer Center at The Nebraska Medical Center; St. Jude Children's Research Hospital/The University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Duke Cancer Institute; UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center; and National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

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November 2015

Clinical Outcomes of Computed Tomography-Based Volumetric Brachytherapy Planning for Cervical Cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2015 Sep 4;93(1):150-7. Epub 2015 May 4.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California.

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September 2015

Cervical Cancer, Version 2.2015.

J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2015 Apr;13(4):395-404; quiz 404

From Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; University of Washington/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Moffitt Cancer Center; Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center; University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center; Fox Chase Cancer Center; The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute; Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center; Stanford Cancer Institute; The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; University of Colorado Cancer Center; Roswell Park Cancer Institute; Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah; City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center; University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center; Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University; Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine; The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins; Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center; Stanford Cancer Institute; St. Jude Children's Research Hospital/The University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Duke Cancer Institute; UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center; and National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

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April 2015

Longitudinal study of acute haematologic toxicity in cervical cancer patients treated with chemoradiotherapy.

J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 2015 Jun 1;59(3):386-93; quiz 394. Epub 2015 Apr 1.

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA.

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June 2015

A segmentation and point-matching enhanced efficient deformable image registration method for dose accumulation between HDR CT images.

Phys Med Biol 2015 Apr 19;60(7):2981-3002. Epub 2015 Mar 19.

Department of Biomedical Engineering, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510515, People's Republic of China.

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April 2015

ACR appropriateness Criteria® advanced stage endometrial cancer.

Am J Clin Oncol 2014 Aug;37(4):391-6

*Department of Radiation Oncology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit #University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI †University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA **Stanford Cancer Center, Stanford, CA ‡University of Miami, Miami, FL §Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN §§Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN (American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists) ∥Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI ¶University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX ††Brigham and Women's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA ‡‡UW Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA †††Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA ∥∥University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD (American Society of Clinical Oncology) ¶¶Stritch School of Medicine Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL ##University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC ***University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE ‡‡‡University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT.

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August 2014

Validated competing event model for the stage I-II endometrial cancer population.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014 Jul;89(4):888-98

Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California. Electronic address:

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July 2014

Curative radiation therapy for locally advanced cervical cancer: brachytherapy is NOT optional.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014 Mar 7;88(3):537-9. Epub 2014 Jan 7.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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March 2014

Prospective study of functional bone marrow-sparing intensity modulated radiation therapy with concurrent chemotherapy for pelvic malignancies.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2013 Feb 9;85(2):406-14. Epub 2012 Jun 9.

Department of Radiation Oncology, and Center for Advanced Radiotherapy Technologies, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA.

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February 2013

Correlation between radiation dose to ¹⁸F-FDG-PET defined active bone marrow subregions and acute hematologic toxicity in cervical cancer patients treated with chemoradiotherapy.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Jul 21;83(4):1185-91. Epub 2012 Jan 21.

Department of Radiation Oncology and Center for Advanced Radiotherapy Technologies, Rebecca and John Moores Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA.

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July 2012

Optimized planning target volume for intact cervical cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Aug 21;83(5):1500-5. Epub 2012 Jan 21.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Center for Advanced Radiotherapy Technologies, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA.

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August 2012

Accelerated partial breast irradiation and posttreatment imaging evaluation.

Radiographics 2011 Oct;31(6):1701-16

Breast Imaging and Radiation Oncology Sections, Department of Radiology, Moores Cancer Center, University of California San Diego, 3855 Health Sciences Dr, Room 0846, La Jolla, CA 92093-0846, USA.

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October 2011

Evaluation of intra- and inter-fraction movement of the cervix during intensity modulated radiation therapy.

Radiother Oncol 2011 Mar 7;98(3):347-51. Epub 2011 Jan 7.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California-San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA.

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March 2011

Daily online cone beam computed tomography to assess interfractional motion in patients with intact cervical cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2011 May 23;80(1):273-80. Epub 2010 Nov 23.

Department of Radiation Oncology and Center for Advanced Radiotherapy Technologies, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093-0843, USA.

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May 2011

Clinical outcomes of intensity-modulated pelvic radiation therapy for carcinoma of the cervix.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2011 Aug 12;80(5):1436-45. Epub 2010 Aug 12.

Departments of Radiation and Cellular Oncology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA.

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August 2011

Impact of bone marrow radiation dose on acute hematologic toxicity in cervical cancer: principal component analysis on high dimensional data.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2010 Nov 14;78(3):912-9. Epub 2010 May 14.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Center for Advanced Radiotherapy Technologies, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA.

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November 2010

Normal tissue complication probability modeling of acute hematologic toxicity in cervical cancer patients treated with chemoradiotherapy.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2011 Mar 17;79(3):800-7. Epub 2010 Apr 17.

Department of Radiation Oncology and Center for Advanced Radiotherapy Technologies, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093-0843, USA.

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March 2011

Initial clinical experience with the Strut-Adjusted Volume Implant brachytherapy applicator for accelerated partial breast irradiation.

Brachytherapy 2009 Oct-Dec;8(4):367-72. Epub 2009 Sep 9.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, 92093-0843, USA.

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December 2009

Unexpected toxicity in a patient treated with 3D conformal accelerated partial breast radiotherapy.

Brachytherapy 2009 Apr-Jun;8(2):207-209. Epub 2009 Feb 20.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA. Electronic address:

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July 2009

Palliation of pelvic and head and neck cancer with paclitaxel and a novel radiotherapy regimen.

J Palliat Med 2007 Aug;10(4):877-81

Department of Radiation Oncology/Radiotherapy, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA.

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August 2007

The relationship of radiation pneumonitis to treated lung volume in breast conservation therapy.

Breast J 2006 Jan-Feb;12(1):48-52

Central Indiana Cancer Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, and University of Louisville, Louisville Radiotherapy Associates, KY 40202, USA.

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April 2006

Potentiation of the radiation effect with genistein in cervical cancer cells.

Gynecol Oncol 2005 Oct;99(1):199-205

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville School of Medicine, 511 South Floyd Street, Room 416, Louisville, KY 40202, USA.

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October 2005

Pediatric Hodgkin's disease.

J Ky Med Assoc 2004 Mar;102(3):104-6

Departments of Radiation Oncology and Pediatrics (Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology), James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, 529 South Jackson Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA.

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March 2004