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Alexander Spektor, M.D.,Ph.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Alexander Spektor and Tracy Balboni.
Connection Strength

2.085
  1. Characteristics and Predictors of Radiographic Local Failure in Patients With Spinal Metastases Treated With Palliative Conventional Radiation Therapy. Adv Radiat Oncol. 2021 May-Jun; 6(3):100665.
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    Score: 0.230
  2. Patterns of Specialty Palliative Care Utilization Among Patients Receiving Palliative Radiation Therapy. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2021 08; 62(2):242-251.
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    Score: 0.228
  3. Characteristics of Patients and Treatment Recommendations from a Multidisciplinary Spinal Tumor Program. Palliat Med Rep. 2020; 1(1):143-148.
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    Score: 0.222
  4. Ethical issues in patients referred for palliative radiation therapy. Ann Palliat Med. 2019 07; 8(3):231-239.
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    Score: 0.206
  5. Impact of a dedicated palliative radiation oncology service on the use of single fraction and hypofractionated radiation therapy among patients with bone metastases. Ann Palliat Med. 2018 Apr; 7(2):186-191.
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    Score: 0.184
  6. Burden of palliative care issues encountered by radiation oncologists caring for patients with advanced cancer. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2017 Nov - Dec; 7(6):e517-e524.
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    Score: 0.178
  7. Radiation oncology resident palliative education. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2017 Nov - Dec; 7(6):e439-e448.
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    Score: 0.175
  8. Acute pain management in radiation oncology: Quality of care and the impact of an integrated palliative oncology service. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Oct 09; 34(26_suppl):195.
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    Score: 0.170
  9. Palliative care issues encountered by radiation oncologists caring for advanced cancer patients. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Nov; 32(31_suppl):14.
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    Score: 0.149
  10. Evaluating the Role of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy With Respect to Androgen Receptor Signaling Inhibitors for Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer. Adv Radiat Oncol. 2022 Jan-Feb; 7(1):100808.
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    Score: 0.060
  11. Quantitative-qualitative analyses of patient-reported pain response after palliative radiation therapy. Support Care Cancer. 2021 Jul; 29(7):3707-3714.
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    Score: 0.057
  12. Palliative Radiation Therapy for Vertebral Metastases and Metastatic Cord Compression in Patients Treated With Anti-PD-1 Therapy. Front Oncol. 2019; 9:199.
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    Score: 0.051
  13. The Impact of Radiation Therapy on Lymphocyte Count and Survival in Metastatic Cancer Patients Receiving PD-1 Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 01 01; 103(1):142-151.
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    Score: 0.049
  14. Radiation and PD-1 inhibition: Favorable outcomes after brain-directed radiation. Radiother Oncol. 2017 07; 124(1):98-103.
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    Score: 0.045
  15. Multicenter Evaluation of the Tolerability of Combined Treatment With PD-1 and CTLA-4 Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors and Palliative Radiation Therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 06 01; 98(2):344-351.
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    Score: 0.044
  16. A systematic evaluation of abscopal responses following radiotherapy in patients with metastatic melanoma treated with ipilimumab. Oncoimmunology. 2015 Nov; 4(11):e1046028.
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    Score: 0.039
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.