Publications by authors named "Justin E Bekelman"

100Publications

Trends in radiotherapy for bone metastases, 2015-2017: Choosing Wisely in the era of complex radiation.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2020 Nov 11. Epub 2020 Nov 11.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; Center for Health Policy and Outcomes, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY. Electronic address:

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November 2020

Independent Oncology Practices in the COVID-19 Era-Does US Cancer Care Need a Bailout?

JAMA Oncol 2020 Oct 22. Epub 2020 Oct 22.

Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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October 2020

The Home is the New Cancer Center.

J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2020 Oct 1;18(10):1297-1299. Epub 2020 Oct 1.

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October 2020

Association Between a National Insurer's Pay-for-Performance Program for Oncology and Changes in Prescribing of Evidence-Based Cancer Drugs and Spending.

J Clin Oncol 2020 Dec 6;38(34):4055-4063. Epub 2020 Oct 6.

Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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December 2020

The Changing Characteristics of Technologies Covered by Medicare's New Technology Add-on Payment Program.

JAMA Netw Open 2020 08 3;3(8):e2012569. Epub 2020 Aug 3.

Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania.

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August 2020

Site engagement for multi-site clinical trials.

Contemp Clin Trials Commun 2020 Sep 29;19:100608. Epub 2020 Jun 29.

Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, 220 Arch Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201, USA.

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September 2020

Evaluation of Use of Shorter Radiation Regimens for Breast and Prostate Cancer in the US, 2015-2017.

JAMA Netw Open 2020 07 1;3(7):e2010519. Epub 2020 Jul 1.

Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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July 2020

Views From Patients With Cancer in the Setting of Unplanned Acute Care: Informing Approaches to Reduce Health Care Utilization.

JCO Oncol Pract 2020 Nov 23;16(11):e1291-e1303. Epub 2020 Jun 23.

Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation at the Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

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November 2020

Outpatient Treatment at Home for Medicare Beneficiaries During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic.

JAMA 2020 Jul;324(1):21-22

Healthcare Transformation Institute and Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perlman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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July 2020

Association of Behavioral Nudges With High-Value Evidence-Based Prescribing in Oncology.

JAMA Oncol 2020 Jul;6(7):1104-1106

Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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July 2020

Supervision Requirements in the 2020 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System: Implications for Cancer Care in the United States.

JAMA Oncol 2020 Jun;6(6):819-820

Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation at the Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia.

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June 2020

Integrating machine-generated mortality estimates and behavioral nudges to promote serious illness conversations for cancer patients: Design and methods for a stepped-wedge cluster randomized controlled trial.

Contemp Clin Trials 2020 03 23;90:105951. Epub 2020 Jan 23.

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United States of America; Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United States of America; Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, United States of America.

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March 2020

Response to N.L. Keating et al.

JCO Oncol Pract 2020 02 27;16(2):100. Epub 2019 Dec 27.

Ravi B. Parikh, MD; Justin E. Bekelman, MD; and Amol S. Navathe, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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February 2020

Innovation and Access at the Mercy of Payment Policy: The Future of Chimeric Antigen Receptor Therapies.

J Clin Oncol 2020 02 1;38(5):384-387. Epub 2019 Nov 1.

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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February 2020

Comparative toxicity outcomes of proton-beam therapy versus intensity-modulated radiotherapy for prostate cancer in the postoperative setting.

Cancer 2019 12 10;125(23):4278-4293. Epub 2019 Sep 10.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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December 2019

Characteristics of Physicians Participating in Medicare's Oncology Care Model Bundled Payment Program.

J Oncol Pract 2019 10 8;15(10):e897-e905. Epub 2019 Aug 8.

Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy and the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, Philadelphia, PA.

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October 2019

The Influence of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Adoption on Prostate Cancer Treatment Patterns.

J Urol 2020 01 30;203(1):128-136. Epub 2019 Jul 30.

Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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January 2020

It's the Team, Not the Beam.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 07;104(4):734-736

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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July 2019

Using Big Data and Predictive Analytics to Determine Patient Risk in Oncology.

Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book 2019 Jan 17;39:e53-e58. Epub 2019 May 17.

1 Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation at the Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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January 2019

Patients' early engagement in research proposal development (PEER-PD): patients guiding the proposal writing.

J Comp Eff Res 2019 04 5;8(6):441-453. Epub 2019 Apr 5.

The PATIENTS Program, School of Pharmacy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA.

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April 2019

The Oncology Hospital at Home.

J Clin Oncol 2019 02 9;37(6):448-452. Epub 2019 Jan 9.

Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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February 2019

MACRA's Patient Relationship Codes - Measuring Accountability for Costs.

N Engl J Med 2018 Dec;379(24):2288-2290

From the Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation and Abramson Cancer Center (S.U.T., J.E.B.) and the Divisions of Hematology-Oncology (S.U.T.) and General Internal Medicine (M.J.P.) and the Departments of Radiation Oncology (J.E.B.) and Medical Ethics and Health Policy (J.E.B.), Perelman School of Medicine, the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania (S.U.T., J.E.B., M.J.P.), the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Perelman School of Medicine (M.J.P.), and the Primary Care Service Line, University of Pennsylvania Health System (M.J.P.) - all in Philadelphia.

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December 2018

Early Changes in Cardiovascular Biomarkers with Contemporary Thoracic Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer, and Lymphoma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 03 14;103(4):851-860. Epub 2018 Nov 14.

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology & Informatics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Electronic address:

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March 2019

Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer: ASCO Clinical Practice Guideline Endorsement of an AUA/ASTRO/SUO Guideline Summary.

J Oncol Pract 2018 10 10;14(10):618-624. Epub 2018 Sep 10.

University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA; American Society of Clinical Oncology, Alexandria, VA; Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA; and Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC.

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October 2018

Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer: ASCO Clinical Practice Guideline Endorsement of an American Urological Association/American Society for Radiation Oncology/Society of Urologic Oncology Guideline.

J Clin Oncol 2018 Nov 5;36(32):3251-3258. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Justin E. Bekelman and Neha Vapiwala, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA; R. Bryan Rumble, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Alexandria, VA; Ronald C. Chen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill; Stephen J. Freedland, Durham VA Medical Center, Durham, NC; Thomas M. Pisansky, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; Antonio Finelli, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network; Andrew Feifer, Trillium Health Partners, University of Toronto; D. Andrew Loblaw, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Paul L. Nguyen, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA; Scott T. Tagawa, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY; Silke Gillessen, Kantonsspital St Gallen, St Gallen, Switzerland; Todd M. Morgan, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; Glenn Liu, University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, Madison, WI; John J. Haluschak, Kettering Medical Center-Pavillon, Kettering; Andrew Stephenson, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH; Karim Touijer, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; Terry Kungel, Maine Coalition to Fight Prostate Cancer, Augusta, ME; and Stephen J. Freedland, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA.

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November 2018

Randomized Trials of Proton Therapy: Why They Are at Risk, Proposed Solutions, and Implications for Evaluating Advanced Technologies to Diagnose and Treat Cancer.

J Clin Oncol 2018 08 9;36(24):2461-2464. Epub 2018 Jul 9.

Justin E. Bekelman, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Andrea Denicoff, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD; and Jeffrey Buchsbaum, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD.

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August 2018

Finding Value for Protons: The Case of Prostate Cancer?

Semin Radiat Oncol 2018 04;28(2):131-137

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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April 2018

A Younger Man With Localized Prostate Cancer Asks, "Which Type of Radiation Is Right for Me?"

J Clin Oncol 2018 06 2;36(18):1780-1784. Epub 2018 May 2.

Justin E. Bekelman, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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June 2018

Three Steps Toward a More Sustainable Path for Targeted Cancer Drugs.

JAMA 2018 06;319(21):2167-2168

Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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June 2018

Best Practices for Reducing Unplanned Acute Care for Patients With Cancer.

J Oncol Pract 2018 05 17;14(5):306-313. Epub 2018 Apr 17.

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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May 2018

New Mexico Cancer Center and the COME HOME Model: Pathways improving the value of community-based cancer care.

Healthc (Amst) 2018 Mar 3;6(1):88-94. Epub 2018 Mar 3.

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, United States; CMC VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, United States.

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March 2018

Estimating cost-effectiveness from claims and registry data with measured and unmeasured confounders.

Stat Methods Med Res 2019 07 22;28(7):2227-2242. Epub 2018 Feb 22.

4 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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July 2019

Role of Genetic Testing for Inherited Prostate Cancer Risk: Philadelphia Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference 2017.

J Clin Oncol 2018 02 13;36(4):414-424. Epub 2017 Dec 13.

Veda N. Giri, Karen E. Knudsen, William K. Kelly, Robert B. Den, Adam P. Dicker, Jean Hoffman-Censits, Mark D. Hurwitz, Colette Hyatt, Grace Lu-Yao, Mark J. Mann, James R. Mark, Peter A. McCue, Ronald E. Myers, Stephen C. Peiper, Edouard J. Trabulsi, and Leonard G. Gomella, Jefferson Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; Justin E. Bekelman, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine; S. Bruce Malkowicz, University of Pennsylvania; Elias Obeid and Robert Uzzo, Fox Chase Cancer Center; Gordon F. Schwartz, Foundation for Breast and Prostate Health, Philadelphia; Mark S. Shahin, Hanjani Institute for Gynecologic Oncology, Abington Hospital-Jefferson Health, Abington, PA; Wassim Abida, Philip Kantoff, and Mark E. Robson, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Mitchell C. Benson, Columbia University, New York, NY; Gerald L. Andriole, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO; Chris H. Bangma, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Amie Blanco, and Matthew Cooperberg, University of California, San Francisco Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco; Christopher J. Kane, University of California San Diego, San Diego; Howard Sandler, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles; Howard R. Soule, Prostate Cancer Foundation, Santa Monica, CA; Arthur Burnett, William B. Isaacs, Christian P. Pavlovich, and Patrick C. Walsh, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore; Peter A. Pinto and Carol J. Weil, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD; William J. Catalona and Edward Schaeffer, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Scott Eggener, Sarah M. Nielsen, and Donald J. Vander Griend, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; Kathleen A. Cooney, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT; David E. Crawford, University of Colorado, Aurora; Lawrence I. Karsh, The Urology Center of Colorado, Denver; Wendy Poage, Prostate Conditions Education Council, Elizabeth, CO; Neil Fleshner, University of Toronto Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Matthew L. Freedman, Kevin R. Loughlin, and Timothy R. Rebbeck, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA; Freddie C. Hamdy, University of Oxford, Oxford, England; R. Jeffrey Karnes, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; Eric A. Klein, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland; Robert Pilarski, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; Daniel W. Lin, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; Martin M. Miner, Brown University, Providence, RI; Todd Morgan and Scott A. Tomlins, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Matt T. Rosenberg, Mid-Michigan Health Center, Jackson, MI; Judd W. Moul, Duke University, Duke Cancer Institute, Durham, NC; David F. Penson, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN; Daniel Petrylak and Brian Shuch, Yale University, New Haven, CT; Curtis A. Pettaway, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston; Ganesh V. Raj, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX; Oliver Sartor, Tulane University Medical School, New Orleans, LA; Neal D. Shore, Atlantic Urology Clinics/Carolina Urologic Research Center, Myrtle Beach, SC; and Richard Wender, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA.

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February 2018

The Dollars and Sense of Hypofractionated Breast Radiation.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2017 11;109(11)

Department of Radiation Oncology, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, and Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Department of Radiation Oncology, Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA.

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November 2017

A multidimensional view of racial differences in access to prostate cancer care.

Cancer 2017 Nov 20;123(22):4449-4457. Epub 2017 Jul 20.

Division of General Internal Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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November 2017

Relation Between Narrow Networks and Providers of Cancer Care.

J Clin Oncol 2017 Sep 5;35(27):3131-3135. Epub 2017 Jul 5.

All authors: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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September 2017

Six Questions to Ask Before We Shorten Radiation Treatments for Intact Prostate Cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2017 03;97(4):718-721

Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina.

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March 2017

Phase 1 Trial of Everolimus and Radiation Therapy for Salvage Treatment of Biochemical Recurrence in Prostate Cancer Patients Following Prostatectomy.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2017 02 20;97(2):355-361. Epub 2016 Oct 20.

Division of Hematology/Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Using a Mystery-Caller Approach to Examine Access to Prostate Cancer Care in Philadelphia.

PLoS One 2016 10;11(10):e0164411. Epub 2016 Oct 10.

Division of General Internal Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America.

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April 2017

Local coverage determination policy and the use of stereotactic body radiation therapy for prostate cancer.

Urol Pract 2015 Nov;2(6):304-311

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Division of General Internal Medicine, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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November 2015

Second Primary Cancers After Intensity-Modulated vs 3-Dimensional Conformal Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer.

JAMA Oncol 2016 Oct;2(10):1368-1370

Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.

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October 2016

Characteristics of Patients Dying With Cancer in Developed Countries--Reply.

JAMA 2016 Jun;315(24):2732

Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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June 2016

Validating a Local Failure Risk Stratification for Use in Prospective Studies of Adjuvant Radiation Therapy for Bladder Cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 06 23;95(2):703-6. Epub 2016 Jan 23.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Electronic address:

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June 2016

Default Options: Opportunities to Improve Quality and Value in Oncology.

J Clin Oncol 2016 06 16;34(16):1844-7. Epub 2016 Feb 16.

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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June 2016

Adjuvant radiation therapy for bladder cancer: a dosimetric comparison of techniques.

Med Dosim 2015 29;40(4):372-7. Epub 2015 Aug 29.

Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. Electronic address:

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September 2016

Reply to G. Gandaglia et al and K. Lu.

J Clin Oncol 2015 Sep 27;33(25):2833. Epub 2015 Jul 27.

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.

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September 2015

Dose-Escalated Irradiation and Overall Survival in Men With Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer.

JAMA Oncol 2015 Oct;1(7):897-906

Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia7Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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October 2015

Cancer Treatment in Patients With HIV Infection and Non-AIDS-Defining Cancers: A Survey of US Oncologists.

J Oncol Pract 2015 May 14;11(3):e380-7. Epub 2015 Apr 14.

University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; Marshall University, Huntington, WV; University of Pennsylvania; Veterans Affairs Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia, PA; and National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD.

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May 2015

Hypofractionated whole breast irradiation for early-stage breast cancer--reply.

JAMA 2015 Apr;313(13):1371

Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia.

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April 2015

Bias in estimating the causal hazard ratio when using two-stage instrumental variable methods.

Stat Med 2015 Jun 20;34(14):2235-65. Epub 2015 Mar 20.

Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.

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June 2015

In reply to Rusthoven and Kavanagh.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2015 Mar 30;91(3):680-1. Epub 2015 Jan 30.

Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.

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March 2015

Risk of second cancers according to radiation therapy technique and modality in prostate cancer survivors.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2015 Feb;91(2):295-302

Department of Radiation Oncology, Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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February 2015

Effectiveness of androgen-deprivation therapy and radiotherapy for older men with locally advanced prostate cancer.

J Clin Oncol 2015 Mar 5;33(7):716-22. Epub 2015 Jan 5.

Justin E. Bekelman, Nandita Mitra, Stephen A. Hahn, and Daniel Polsky, University of Pennsylvania; Elizabeth A. Handorf and Robert G. Uzzo, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA; and Katrina Armstrong, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.

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March 2015

Getting the next version of payment policy "right" on the road toward accountable cancer care.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014 Aug 8;89(5):954-957. Epub 2014 Jul 8.

Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Department of Health Care Management, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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August 2014

Low rates of adjuvant radiation in patients with nonmetastatic prostate cancer with high-risk pathologic features.

Cancer 2014 Oct 10;120(19):3089-96. Epub 2014 Jun 10.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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October 2014

Care transitions between hospitals are associated with treatment delay for patients with muscle invasive bladder cancer.

J Urol 2014 Nov 14;192(5):1349-54. Epub 2014 May 14.

Division of Urologic Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center-Temple University Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Electronic address:

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November 2014

Principles and reality of proton therapy treatment allocation.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014 Jul 3;89(3):499-508. Epub 2014 May 3.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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July 2014

Reference pricing with evidence development: a way forward for proton therapy.

J Clin Oncol 2014 May 21;32(15):1540-2. Epub 2014 Apr 21.

Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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May 2014

Increasing use of dose-escalated external beam radiation therapy for men with nonmetastatic prostate cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014 May;89(1):103-12

Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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May 2014

Variation in performance of candidate surgical quality measures for muscle-invasive bladder cancer by hospital type.

BJU Int 2015 Feb 14;115(2):230-7. Epub 2014 Jul 14.

Division of Urologic Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center-Temple University Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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February 2015

Single- vs multiple-fraction radiotherapy for bone metastases from prostate cancer.

JAMA 2013 Oct;310(14):1501-2

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA.

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October 2013

Toward accountable cancer care.

JAMA Intern Med 2013 Jun;173(11):958-9

Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, 4 West, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, 3400 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA.

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June 2013

Risk of fatal cerebrovascular accidents after external beam radiation therapy for early-stage glottic laryngeal cancer.

Head Neck 2014 May 2;36(5):611-6. Epub 2013 Jul 2.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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May 2014

Effect of practice integration between urologists and radiation oncologists on prostate cancer treatment patterns.

J Urol 2013 Jul 8;190(1):97-101. Epub 2013 Feb 8.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA.

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July 2013