Publications by authors named "Steve Braunstein"

100Publications

Positron Emission Tomography Imaging of Functional Transforming Growth Factor β (TGFβ) Activity and Benefit of TGFβ Inhibition in Irradiated Intracranial Tumors.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2021 Feb 29;109(2):527-539. Epub 2020 Sep 29.

Department of Radiation Oncology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California; Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California. Electronic address:

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February 2021

Gliomas, germ cell tumors, and craniopharyngioma.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2020 Sep 22:e28401. Epub 2020 Sep 22.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, D1622, 450 Brookline Ave, Brookline, MA, 02215.

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September 2020

Radiation therapy of meningioma.

Handb Clin Neurol 2020 ;170:279-289

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, United States. Electronic address:

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January 2020

In Reply to Leung.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2020 Jul;107(3):604-605

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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July 2020

Three-dimensional printing in radiation oncology: A systematic review of the literature.

J Appl Clin Med Phys 2020 Aug 27;21(8):15-26. Epub 2020 May 27.

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

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August 2020

High-Flow Vascular Malformations in Children.

Semin Neurol 2020 06 6;40(3):303-314. Epub 2020 Apr 6.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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June 2020

Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy of Adrenal Metastases: A Pooled Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review of 39 Studies with 1006 Patients.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2020 05 27;107(1):48-61. Epub 2020 Jan 27.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco, California; Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California. Electronic address:

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May 2020

Targeted Needs Assessment of Treatment Planning Education for United States Radiation Oncology Residents.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2020 03 28;106(4):677-682. Epub 2019 Nov 28.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, California. Electronic address:

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March 2020

Brainstem Injury in Pediatric Patients Receiving Posterior Fossa Photon Radiation.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 12 28;105(5):1034-1042. Epub 2019 Aug 28.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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December 2019

Introduction. Radiosurgery and radiotherapy for meningiomas: overview of the issue.

Neurosurg Focus 2019 06;46(6):E1

3Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, California.

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June 2019

Development and Implementation of a Simulation-Based Educational Workshop on Gynecological Brachytherapy: Pilot Study at a National Meeting.

Pract Radiat Oncol 2019 Sep - Oct;9(5):e465-e472. Epub 2019 May 22.

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

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January 2020

In Situ Cranioplasty for Renal Cell Skull Metastasis: Technical Note.

Cureus 2019 Feb 24;11(2):e4128. Epub 2019 Feb 24.

Neurosurgery, University of California - San Francisco, San Francisco, USA.

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February 2019

Palliative radiotherapy near the end of life.

BMC Palliat Care 2019 Mar 23;18(1):29. Epub 2019 Mar 23.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, L-75, 1600 Divisadero St., H1031, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA.

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March 2019

Early detection of recurrent medulloblastoma: the critical role of diffusion-weighted imaging.

Neurooncol Pract 2018 Nov 17;5(4):234-240. Epub 2018 Feb 17.

Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.

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November 2018

Stereotactic radiosurgery for vestibular schwannomas.

Cancer Manag Res 2018 20;10:3733-3740. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA,

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September 2018

Residents' Views on Tobacco Cessation in Radiation Oncology.

J Am Coll Radiol 2019 Jan 21;16(1):102-105. Epub 2018 Sep 21.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, California.

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January 2019

Brain metastasis growth on preradiosurgical magnetic resonance imaging.

Pract Radiat Oncol 2018 Nov - Dec;8(6):e369-e376. Epub 2018 Jun 7.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, California.

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January 2019

Clinical Applications of Quantitative 3-Dimensional MRI Analysis for Pediatric Embryonal Brain Tumors.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018 11 8;102(4):744-756. Epub 2018 Jun 8.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California; Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California. Electronic address:

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November 2018

Correlation between small-volume spinal cord doses for spine stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT).

J Radiosurg SBRT 2018 ;5(3):229-236

Department of Radiation Oncology, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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January 2018

Introductory Radiation Oncology Curriculum: Report of a National Needs Assessment and Multi-institutional Pilot Implementation.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018 08 18;101(5):1029-1038. Epub 2018 Apr 18.

Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois. Electronic address:

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August 2018

Case-based review: pediatric medulloblastoma.

Neurooncol Pract 2017 Sep 11;4(3):138-150. Epub 2017 Aug 11.

Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, 550 16th Street, 4th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94158 (C.K., S.M.); Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine, Children's National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20010 (R.P.); Brain Tumor Institute, Children's National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20010 (R.P., E.H.); Division of Hematology/Oncology, Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, Children's National Health Systems, 111 Michigan Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20010 (R.P., E.H.); Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, 1825 4th Street, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158 (D.R., S.B.); Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M779, San Francisco, CA 94143 (C.R., S.M.); Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 (P.B.); Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215 (P.B.); Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, 415 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02142 (P.B.); Division of Neuropathology, Department of Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M551, Box 0102 San Francisco, CA 94143 (D.S.); Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 550 Parnassus Avenue, M327, San Francisco, CA 94143 (M.A., S.C.); Department of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, 550 Sandler Neurosciences, 625 Nelson Rising Lane, 402B, Box 0434, San Francisco, CA 94158 (S.M.).

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September 2017

Comprehensive Molecular Profiling Identifies FOXM1 as a Key Transcription Factor for Meningioma Proliferation.

Cell Rep 2018 03;22(13):3672-3683

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA; Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA. Electronic address:

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March 2018

Location of subventricular zone recurrence and its radiation dose predicts survival in patients with glioblastoma.

J Neurooncol 2018 Jul 15;138(3):549-556. Epub 2018 Mar 15.

Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA.

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July 2018

Salvage therapy outcomes for atypical meningioma.

J Neurooncol 2018 Jun 26;138(2):425-433. Epub 2018 Feb 26.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA.

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June 2018

Palliative Oncologic Care Curricula for Providers in Resource-Limited and Underserved Communities: a Systematic Review.

J Cancer Educ 2019 04;34(2):205-215

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA, 94115, USA.

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April 2019

Presenting Symptoms and Prognostic Factors for Symptomatic Outcomes Following Resection of Meningioma.

World Neurosurg 2018 Mar 14;111:e149-e159. Epub 2017 Dec 14.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA; Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA. Electronic address:

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March 2018

Student Perspectives on Oncology Curricula at United States Medical Schools.

J Cancer Educ 2019 02;34(1):56-58

Department of Radiation Oncology, West Virginia University, PO Box 9234, One Medical Center Drive, Morgantown, WV, USA.

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February 2019

Pediatric high-grade glioma: current molecular landscape and therapeutic approaches.

J Neurooncol 2017 Sep 29;134(3):541-549. Epub 2017 Mar 29.

Department of Radiation Oncology, DFCI/BWH, Boston, MA, USA.

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September 2017

Palliative Care Didactic Course for Radiation Oncology Residents.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2017 04 12;97(5):884-885. Epub 2017 Jan 12.

Palliative Care Program, Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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April 2017

Inherent functional dependence among cochlear dose surrogates for stereotactic radiosurgery of vestibular schwannomas.

Pract Radiat Oncol 2017 Jan - Feb;7(1):e1-e7. Epub 2016 Aug 20.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, California.

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April 2017

Sharpening peripheral dose gradient via beam number enhancement from patient head tilt for stereotactic brain radiosurgery.

Phys Med Biol 2016 10 3;61(20):N532-N541. Epub 2016 Oct 3.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA.

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October 2016

In Regard to Ahmed et al.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 Apr 17;94(5):1221-2. Epub 2016 Mar 17.

Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

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April 2016

Looking Ahead: Practicing Radiation Oncology in the Era of ICD-10.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2015 Dec 11;93(5):949-52. Epub 2015 Nov 11.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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December 2015

Clinical outcome and prognostic factors for central neurocytoma: twenty year institutional experience.

J Neurooncol 2016 Jan;126(1):193-200

Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 450 Brookline Ave, D1622, Boston, MA, 02215-5418, USA.

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January 2016

Multi-Institutional Implementation and Evaluation of a Curriculum for the Medical Student Clerkship in Radiation Oncology.

J Am Coll Radiol 2016 Feb 26;13(2):203-9. Epub 2015 Sep 26.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Weill-Cornell Medical College, Stich Radiation Oncology Center, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York.

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February 2016

Intraoperative Radiotherapy in the Management of Locally Recurrent Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcoma.

Sarcoma 2015 9;2015:913565. Epub 2015 Aug 9.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero Street, MZ Building R H1031, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA.

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September 2015

Interval From Imaging to Treatment Delivery in the Radiation Surgery Age: How Long Is Too Long?

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2015 Sep 7;93(1):126-32. Epub 2015 May 7.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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September 2015

Patient- and treatment-specific predictors of genitourinary function after high-dose-rate monotherapy for favorable prostate cancer.

Brachytherapy 2015 Nov-Dec;14(6):795-800. Epub 2015 Jul 18.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. Electronic address:

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July 2016

Monoallelic loss of the imprinted gene Grb10 promotes tumor formation in irradiated Nf1+/- mice.

PLoS Genet 2015 May 22;11(5):e1005235. Epub 2015 May 22.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America.

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May 2015

Bladder wall recurrence of prostate cancer after high-dose-rate brachytherapy.

Brachytherapy 2015 Mar-Apr;14(2):185-8. Epub 2014 Dec 19.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA; Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. Electronic address:

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September 2015