Publications by authors named "Matthew C Ward"

39Publications

Hobgoblins, Iron Lungs, and Surgical Perturbation Failure?

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2020 Nov;108(4):996-998

Levine Cancer Institute @ Atrium Health, Charlotte, North Carolina; Southeast Radiation Oncology Group, Charlotte, North Carolina.

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November 2020

Radiation Therapy Without Hormone Therapy for Women Age 70 or Above with Low-Risk Early Breast Cancer: A Microsimulation.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 10 15;105(2):296-306. Epub 2019 Jun 15.

Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio. Electronic address:

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October 2019

Cost and Cost-Effectiveness of Image Guided Partial Breast Irradiation in Comparison to Hypofractionated Whole Breast Irradiation.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 02 22;103(2):397-402. Epub 2018 Sep 22.

Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.

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February 2019

In Reply to Yildirim and Topkan.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018 08;101(5):1273-1274

Department of Radiation Oncology, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.

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August 2018

Osimertinib in EGFR Mutation–Positive Advanced NSCLC.

N Engl J Med 2018 03;378(13):1261

Levine Cancer Institute, Charlotte, NC

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March 2018

Increased pathologic upstaging with rising time to treatment initiation for head and neck cancer: A mechanism for increased mortality.

Cancer 2018 04 9;124(7):1400-1414. Epub 2018 Jan 9.

Section of Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology, Head and Neck Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.

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April 2018

Cost-effectiveness of nivolumab for recurrent or metastatic head and neck cancer☆.

Oral Oncol 2017 11 23;74:49-55. Epub 2017 Sep 23.

Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA. Electronic address:

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November 2017

A Multi-institutional Comparison of SBRT and IMRT for Definitive Reirradiation of Recurrent or Second Primary Head and Neck Cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018 03 24;100(3):595-605. Epub 2017 Apr 24.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Electronic address:

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March 2018

Applicant Interview Experiences and Postinterview Communication of the 2016 Radiation Oncology Match Cycle.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 11 21;96(3):514-20. Epub 2016 Aug 21.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio. Electronic address:

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November 2016

Transoral robotic surgery: The radiation oncologist's perspective.

Oral Oncol 2016 09 20;60:96-102. Epub 2016 Jul 20.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, United States. Electronic address:

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September 2016

Use of systemic therapy with definitive radiotherapy for elderly patients with head and neck cancer: A National Cancer Data Base analysis.

Cancer 2016 Nov 9;122(22):3472-3483. Epub 2016 Aug 9.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.

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November 2016

Isolated Nodal Failure after Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer: The Role for Salvage Mediastinal Radiotherapy.

J Thorac Oncol 2016 09 17;11(9):1558-64. Epub 2016 May 17.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.

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September 2016

In Regard to Wu et al.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 Mar;94(3):637

Department of Radiation Oncology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.

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March 2016

Future directions from past experience: a century of prostate radiotherapy.

Clin Genitourin Cancer 2014 Feb 26;12(1):13-20. Epub 2013 Oct 26.

Department of Urology, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH.

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February 2014

The value of tumor diameter in predicting prognosis of oropharynx cancer treated with chemoradiation.

Oral Oncol 2012 Sep 12;48(9):876-80. Epub 2012 Apr 12.

Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA, USA.

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September 2012