Radiation Effects/ Lymphedema

Articles

Association Between Treatment with Brachytherapy vs. Whole-Breast Irradiation and Subsequent Mastectomy, complications, and Survival Among Older Women with Invasive Breast Cancer

Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), volume 307, # 17, May 2, 2012, pp. 1827-1837.

Characteristics and Outcomes of Breast Cancer in Women With and Without a History of Hodgkins Lymphoma: A Multi-Institutional Matched Cohort Study

Journal of Clinical Oncology, volume 29, # 18, June 20, 2011, pp. 2466-2473.  First author: Elkin, E.

Breast Cancer Related Arm Lymphedema: Incidence Rates, Diagnostic Techniques, Optimal Management and Risk-Reduction Strategies

International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology, and Physics, Volume 81, # 4,  pp. 907-914, 2011. First author: Chiraq, Shah

Time Course of Mild Lymphedema After Breast Conservation Treatment for Early-Stage Breast Cancer

International Journal of Radiation, Biology, and Physics, Volume 86, # 1, pp. 86-90, January,  2011. First author: Voichita, Bar Ad.

Standardized Method for Quantification of Developing Lymphedema in Patients Treated for Breast Cancer

International Journal of Radiation, Biology, and Physics, Volume 79, # 5, April, 2011, pp.1436-1343.  First Author:  Ancukiewicz, Marek.

Risk of Lymphedema after Regional Nodal Irradiation with Breast Conservation Therapy

International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, and Physics, Volume 55, # 5, April, 2003,  pp. 1209-1215.  First author:  Powell, Simon N.

Efficacy of complete decongestive therapy and manual lymphatic drainage on treatment-related lymphedema in breast cancer

International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, and Physics, Volume 67, # 3, March, 2007, pp. 841-846. First author: Koul, Rashmi

Delayed Breast Cellulitis: An evolving Complication of Breast Conservation

International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, and Physics, Volume 66, Number 5, December 1, 2006. pp. 1339-1346.  First author: Indelicato, Daniel J.

Radiation Techniques and Toxicities for Locally Advanced Breast Cancer

Seminars in Radiation Oncology, Volume 19, # 4, October, 2009, pp. 244-255. First author: Moran, Meena S.

Radiation-Induced Cardiovascular Disease: Is the Epidemiologic Evidence Compatible with the Radiobiologic Data?

International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, and Physics, Volume 67, # 1; January, 2007, pp. 10-18. First author: Schultz-Hector, Susanne

Radiation Dose-Volume Effects in the Heart

International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, and Physics, volume 76, # 3, March, 2010,  pp Supplement S77-S85.  First author: Gagliardi, Giovanna

ASTRO 2012 Update: 25 year Study: Radiation to Breast Does Not Cause Long-Term Cardiac Toxicity

Oncology Times, Volume 34, # 23, December 10, 2012, pp. 14-15.  Author: Laino, Charlene.  This news feature reports on the 2012 ASTRO Meeting, Abstract # 87.  The study's principal investigator is Charles B. Simone II, MD.