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Alphonse G. Taghian, Ph.D., M.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Alphonse Taghian and Shannon MacDonald.
Connection Strength

4.537
  1. Proton therapy for breast cancer after mastectomy: early outcomes of a prospective clinical trial. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2013 Jul 01; 86(3):484-90.
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    Score: 0.548
  2. Nanoparticle-enhanced MRI to evaluate radiation delivery to the regional lymphatics for patients with breast cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Jul 15; 77(4):1098-104.
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    Score: 0.432
  3. Prognostic factors for local control after breast conservation: does margin status still matter? J Clin Oncol. 2009 Oct 20; 27(30):4929-30.
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    Score: 0.428
  4. Chest wall radiotherapy: middle ground for treatment of patients with one to three positive lymph nodes after mastectomy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009 Dec 01; 75(5):1297-303.
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    Score: 0.416
  5. Is it time to use protons for breast cancer? Cancer J. 2007 Mar-Apr; 13(2):84-6.
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    Score: 0.360
  6. Partial-breast irradiation: towards a replacement for whole-breast irradiation? Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2007 Feb; 7(2):123-34.
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    Score: 0.358
  7. Phase II Study of Proton Beam Radiation Therapy for Patients With Breast Cancer Requiring Regional Nodal Irradiation. J Clin Oncol. 2019 10 20; 37(30):2778-2785.
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    Score: 0.214
  8. The Impact of Chest Wall Boost on Reconstruction Complications and Local Control in Patients Treated for Breast Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 09 01; 105(1):155-164.
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    Score: 0.209
  9. Establishing Cost-Effective Allocation of Proton Therapy for Breast Irradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 May 01; 95(1):11-18.
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    Score: 0.169
  10. Long-term outcomes among breast cancer patients with extensive regional lymph node involvement: implications for locoregional management. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Dec; 154(3):633-9.
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    Score: 0.165
  11. Long-term cosmetic outcomes and toxicities of proton beam therapy compared with photon-based 3-dimensional conformal accelerated partial-breast irradiation: a phase 1 trial. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Nov 01; 90(3):493-500.
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    Score: 0.149
  12. The impact of radiation therapy on the risk of lymphedema after treatment for breast cancer: a prospective cohort study. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Mar 01; 88(3):565-71.
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    Score: 0.145
  13. Intensity modulated proton therapy for postmastectomy radiation of bilateral implant reconstructed breasts: a treatment planning study. Radiother Oncol. 2013 May; 107(2):213-7.
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    Score: 0.138
  14. Proton radiotherapy for chest wall and regional lymphatic radiation; dose comparisons and treatment delivery. Radiat Oncol. 2013 Mar 24; 8:71.
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    Score: 0.137
  15. Accelerated partial breast irradiation with low-dose-rate interstitial implant brachytherapy after wide local excision: 12-year outcomes from a prospective trial. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Jul 01; 83(3):791-800.
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    Score: 0.125
  16. Patterns and risk factors of locoregional recurrence in T1-T2 node negative breast cancer patients treated with mastectomy: implications for postmastectomy radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 Nov 01; 81(3):e151-7.
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    Score: 0.119
  17. Lung dose-volume parameters and the risk of pneumonitis for patients treated with accelerated partial-breast irradiation using three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy. J Clin Oncol. 2009 Aug 20; 27(24):3887-93.
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    Score: 0.106
  18. End-of-Range Radiobiological Effect on Rib Fractures in Patients Receiving Proton Therapy for Breast Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2020 07 01; 107(3):449-454.
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    Score: 0.056
  19. Pragmatic randomised clinical trial of proton versus photon therapy for patients with non-metastatic breast cancer: the Radiotherapy Comparative Effectiveness (RadComp) Consortium trial protocol. BMJ Open. 2019 10 15; 9(10):e025556.
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    Score: 0.054
  20. Tattoo free setup for partial breast irradiation: A feasibility study. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2019 Apr; 20(4):45-50.
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    Score: 0.052
  21. Postmastectomy radiation therapy technique and cardiopulmonary sparing: A dosimetric comparative analysis between photons and protons with free breathing versus deep inspiration breath hold. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2017 Nov - Dec; 7(6):e377-e384.
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    Score: 0.046
  22. Breast-cancer subtype, age, and lymph node status as predictors of local recurrence following breast-conserving therapy. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2017 01; 161(1):173-179.
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    Score: 0.044
  23. Left Ventricular Global Longitudinal Strain in HER-2 + Breast Cancer Patients Treated with Anthracyclines and Trastuzumab Who Develop Cardiotoxicity Is Associated with Subsequent Recovery of Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction. Echocardiography. 2016 Apr; 33(4):519-26.
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    Score: 0.042
  24. Variability of target and normal structure delineation for breast cancer radiotherapy: an RTOG Multi-Institutional and Multiobserver Study. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009 Mar 01; 73(3):944-51.
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    Score: 0.026
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