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Shannon Michelle MacDonald, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Shannon MacDonald and Nancy Tarbell.
Connection Strength

4.127
  1. Giantsoudi D, Seco J, Eaton BR, Simeone FJ, Kooy H, Yock TI, Tarbell NJ, DeLaney TF, Adams J, Paganetti H, MacDonald SM. Evaluating Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy Relative to Passive Scattering Proton Therapy for Increased Vertebral Column Sparing in Craniospinal Irradiation in Growing Pediatric Patients. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 05 01; 98(1):37-46.
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    Score: 0.193
  2. MacDonald SM, Rapalino O, Sherry NA, Cohen AB, Ebb DH, Tarbell NJ, Oakley DH. Case 32-2016. A 20-Year-Old Man with Gynecomastia. N Engl J Med. 2016 10 20; 375(16):1567-1579.
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    Score: 0.189
  3. Yock TI, Yeap BY, Ebb DH, Weyman E, Eaton BR, Sherry NA, Jones RM, MacDonald SM, Pulsifer MB, Lavally B, Abrams AN, Huang MS, Marcus KJ, Tarbell NJ. Long-term toxic effects of proton radiotherapy for paediatric medulloblastoma: a phase 2 single-arm study. Lancet Oncol. 2016 Mar; 17(3):287-298.
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    Score: 0.180
  4. Eaton BR, MacDonald SM, Yock TI, Tarbell NJ. Secondary Malignancy Risk Following Proton Radiation Therapy. Front Oncol. 2015; 5:261.
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    Score: 0.178
  5. Giantsoudi D, Sethi RV, Yeap BY, Eaton BR, Ebb DH, Caruso PA, Rapalino O, Chen YE, Adams JA, Yock TI, Tarbell NJ, Paganetti H, MacDonald SM. Incidence of CNS Injury for a Cohort of 111 Patients Treated With Proton Therapy for Medulloblastoma: LET and RBE Associations for Areas of Injury. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 May 01; 95(1):287-296.
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    Score: 0.176
  6. Mailhot Vega R, Kim J, Hollander A, Hattangadi-Gluth J, Michalski J, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI, Bussiere M, MacDonald SM. Cost effectiveness of proton versus photon radiation therapy with respect to the risk of growth hormone deficiency in children. Cancer. 2015 May 15; 121(10):1694-702.
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    Score: 0.168
  7. Sethi RV, Giantsoudi D, Raiford M, Malhi I, Niemierko A, Rapalino O, Caruso P, Yock TI, Tarbell NJ, Paganetti H, MacDonald SM. Patterns of failure after proton therapy in medulloblastoma; linear energy transfer distributions and relative biological effectiveness associations for relapses. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Mar 01; 88(3):655-63.
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    Score: 0.158
  8. Macdonald SM, Sethi R, Lavally B, Yeap BY, Marcus KJ, Caruso P, Pulsifer M, Huang M, Ebb D, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Proton radiotherapy for pediatric central nervous system ependymoma: clinical outcomes for 70 patients. Neuro Oncol. 2013 Nov; 15(11):1552-9.
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    Score: 0.153
  9. Sethi RV, Shih HA, Yeap BY, Mouw KW, Petersen R, Kim DY, Munzenrider JE, Grabowski E, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Yock TI, Tarbell NJ, Marcus KJ, Mukai S, MacDonald SM. Second nonocular tumors among survivors of retinoblastoma treated with contemporary photon and proton radiotherapy. Cancer. 2014 Jan 01; 120(1):126-33.
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    Score: 0.153
  10. Mailhot Vega RB, Kim J, Bussière M, Hattangadi J, Hollander A, Michalski J, Tarbell NJ, Yock T, MacDonald SM. Cost effectiveness of proton therapy compared with photon therapy in the management of pediatric medulloblastoma. Cancer. 2013 Dec 15; 119(24):4299-307.
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    Score: 0.153
  11. Sethi RV, Marino R, Niemierko A, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI, MacDonald SM. Delayed diagnosis in children with intracranial germ cell tumors. J Pediatr. 2013 Nov; 163(5):1448-53.
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    Score: 0.151
  12. Jimenez RB, Sethi R, Depauw N, Pulsifer MB, Adams J, McBride SM, Ebb D, Fullerton BC, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI, Macdonald SM. Proton radiation therapy for pediatric medulloblastoma and supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors: outcomes for very young children treated with upfront chemotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2013 Sep 01; 87(1):120-6.
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    Score: 0.150
  13. Aizer AA, Sethi RV, Hedley-Whyte ET, Ebb D, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI, Macdonald SM. Bifocal intracranial tumors of nongerminomatous germ cell etiology: diagnostic and therapeutic implications. Neuro Oncol. 2013 Jul; 15(7):955-60.
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    Score: 0.149
  14. De Amorim Bernstein K, Sethi R, Trofimov A, Zeng C, Fullerton B, Yeap BY, Ebb D, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI, MacDonald SM. Early clinical outcomes using proton radiation for children with central nervous system atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2013 May 01; 86(1):114-20.
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    Score: 0.147
  15. Yock TI, Yeap BY, Ebb D, MacDonald SM, Pulsifer MB, Marcus KC, Tarbell N. A phase II trial of proton radiotherapy for medulloblastoma: Preliminary results. J Clin Oncol. 2010 Jun 20; 28(18_suppl):CRA9507.
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    Score: 0.122
  16. MacDonald SM, Trofimov A, Safai S, Adams J, Fullerton B, Ebb D, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Proton radiotherapy for pediatric central nervous system germ cell tumors: early clinical outcomes. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 Jan 01; 79(1):121-9.
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    Score: 0.121
  17. MacDonald SM, Safai S, Trofimov A, Wolfgang J, Fullerton B, Yeap BY, Bortfeld T, Tarbell NJ, Yock T. Proton radiotherapy for childhood ependymoma: initial clinical outcomes and dose comparisons. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2008 Jul 15; 71(4):979-86.
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    Score: 0.104
  18. Eaton BR, Goldberg S, Tarbell NJ, Lawell MP, Gallotto SL, Weyman EA, Kuhlthau KA, Ebb DH, MacDonald SM, Yock TI. Long-term health-related quality of life in pediatric brain tumor survivors receiving proton radiotherapy at <4 years of age. Neuro Oncol. 2020 Sep 29; 22(9):1379-1387.
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    Score: 0.062
  19. Patteson BE, Baliga S, Bajaj BVM, MacDonald SM, Yeap BY, Gallotto SL, Giblin MJ, Weyman EA, Ebb DH, Huang MS, Jones RM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Clinical outcomes in a large pediatric cohort of patients with ependymoma treated with proton radiotherapy. Neuro Oncol. 2020 Jun 08.
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    Score: 0.061
  20. Bitterman DS, MacDonald SM, Yock TI, Tarbell NJ, Wright KD, Chi SN, Marcus KJ, Haas-Kogan DA. Revisiting the Role of Radiation Therapy for Pediatric Low-Grade Glioma. J Clin Oncol. 2019 12 10; 37(35):3335-3339.
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    Score: 0.058
  21. Jabbour SK, Timmerman RD, Raben D, DeWeese TL, Donaldson SS, Thomas P, Laurie F, Bishop-Jodoin M, Tarbell N, Wolden S, Halperin E, Constine LS, Haas-Kogan D, Marcus K, Freeman C, Terezakis S, Million L, Smith MA, Mendenhall NP, Marcus RB, Cherlow J, Kalapurakal J, Breneman J, Yock T, MacDonald S, Laack N, Donahue B, Indelicato D, Michalski J, Perkins S, Kachnic L, Esiashvilli N, Roberts KB, FitzGerald TJ. Moody D. Wharam Jr, MD, FACR, FASTRO, July 22, 1941-August 10, 2018. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 Apr 01; 103(5):1026-1030.
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    Score: 0.056
  22. Lawell MP, Bajaj BVM, Gallotto SL, Hess CB, Patteson BE, Nartowicz JA, Giblin MJ, Kleinerman RA, Berrington de Gonzalez A, Ebb DH, Tarbell NJ, MacDonald SM, Weyman EA, Yock TI. Increased distance from a treating proton center is associated with diminished ability to follow patients enrolled on a multicenter radiation oncology registry. Radiother Oncol. 2019 05; 134:25-29.
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    Score: 0.055
  23. FitzGerald TJ, Donaldson SS, Wharam M, Laurie F, Bishop-Jodoin M, Moni J, Tarbell N, Shulkin B, McCarville E, Merchant T, Krasin M, Wolden S, Halperin E, Constine LS, Haas-Kogan D, Marcus K, Freeman C, Wilson JF, Hoppe R, Cox J, Terezakis S, Million L, Smith MA, Mendenhall NP, Marcus RB, Cherlow J, Kalapurakal J, Breneman J, Yock T, MacDonald S, Laack N, Donahue B, Indelicato D, Michalski J, Perkins S, Kachnic L, Choy H, Braunstein S, Esiashvilli N, Roberts KB. Larry Emanuel Kun, March 10, 1946-May 27, 2018. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 Jan 01; 103(1):8-14.
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    Score: 0.055
  24. Vatner RE, Niemierko A, Misra M, Weyman EA, Goebel CP, Ebb DH, Jones RM, Huang MS, Mahajan A, Grosshans DR, Paulino AC, Stanley T, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Endocrine Deficiency As a Function of Radiation Dose to the Hypothalamus and Pituitary in Pediatric and Young Adult Patients With Brain Tumors. J Clin Oncol. 2018 10 01; 36(28):2854-2862.
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    Score: 0.054
  25. Kamran SC, Goldberg SI, Kuhlthau KA, Lawell MP, Weyman EA, Gallotto SL, Hess CB, Huang MS, Friedmann AM, Abrams AN, MacDonald SM, Pulsifer MB, Tarbell NJ, Ebb DH, Yock TI. Quality of life in patients with proton-treated pediatric medulloblastoma: Results of a prospective assessment with 5-year follow-up. Cancer. 2018 08; 124(16):3390-3400.
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    Score: 0.053
  26. Pulsifer MB, Duncanson H, Grieco J, Evans C, Tseretopoulos ID, MacDonald S, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Cognitive and Adaptive Outcomes After Proton Radiation for Pediatric Patients With Brain Tumors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 10 01; 102(2):391-398.
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    Score: 0.053
  27. Burgess L, Pulsifer MB, Grieco JA, Weinstein ER, Gallotto S, Weyman E, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yeap BY, Yock TI. Estimated IQ Systematically Underestimates Neurocognitive Sequelae in Irradiated Pediatric Brain Tumor Survivors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 07 01; 101(3):541-549.
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    Score: 0.052
  28. Zureick AH, Evans CL, Niemierko A, Grieco JA, Nichols AJ, Fullerton BC, Hess CB, Goebel CP, Gallotto SL, Weyman EA, Gaudet DE, Nartowicz JA, Ebb DH, Jones RM, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI, Pulsifer MB. Left hippocampal dosimetry correlates with visual and verbal memory outcomes in survivors of pediatric brain tumors. Cancer. 2018 05 15; 124(10):2238-2245.
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    Score: 0.052
  29. Ventura LM, Grieco JA, Evans CL, Kuhlthau KA, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI, Pulsifer MB. Executive functioning, academic skills, and quality of life in pediatric patients with brain tumors post-proton radiation therapy. J Neurooncol. 2018 Mar; 137(1):119-126.
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    Score: 0.051
  30. Gentile MS, Yeap BY, Paganetti H, Goebel CP, Gaudet DE, Gallotto SL, Weyman EA, Morgan ML, MacDonald SM, Giantsoudi D, Adams J, Tarbell NJ, Kooy H, Yock TI. Brainstem Injury in Pediatric Patients With Posterior Fossa Tumors Treated With Proton Beam Therapy and Associated Dosimetric Factors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 03 01; 100(3):719-729.
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    Score: 0.051
  31. Mouw KW, Yeap BY, Caruso P, Fay A, Misra M, Sethi RV, MacDonald SM, Chen YL, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI, Freitag SK, Munzenrider JE, Grabowski E, Katz M, Kuhlthau K, DeCastro D, Heidary G, Ciralsky J, Mukai S, Shih HA. Analysis of patient outcomes following proton radiation therapy for retinoblastoma. Adv Radiat Oncol. 2017 Jan-Mar; 2(1):44-52.
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    Score: 0.048
  32. Yock TI, Tarbell NJ, Yeap BY, Ebb DH, Weyman E, Eaton BR, Sherry NA, Jones RM, MacDonald SM, Pulsifer MB, Lavally B, Abrams AN, Huang MS, Marcus KJ. Proton beam therapy for medulloblastoma - Author's reply. Lancet Oncol. 2016 05; 17(5):e174-5.
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    Score: 0.046
  33. Eaton BR, Esiashvili N, Kim S, Patterson B, Weyman EA, Thornton LT, Mazewski C, MacDonald TJ, Ebb D, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Endocrine outcomes with proton and photon radiotherapy for standard risk medulloblastoma. Neuro Oncol. 2016 06; 18(6):881-7.
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    Score: 0.045
  34. Eaton BR, Esiashvili N, Kim S, Weyman EA, Thornton LT, Mazewski C, MacDonald T, Ebb D, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Clinical Outcomes Among Children With Standard-Risk Medulloblastoma Treated With Proton and Photon Radiation Therapy: A Comparison of Disease Control and Overall Survival. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 Jan 01; 94(1):133-138.
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    Score: 0.044
  35. Eaton BR, Chowdhry V, Weaver K, Liu L, Ebb D, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Use of proton therapy for re-irradiation in pediatric intracranial ependymoma. Radiother Oncol. 2015 Aug; 116(2):301-8.
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    Score: 0.043
  36. Pulsifer MB, Sethi RV, Kuhlthau KA, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Early Cognitive Outcomes Following Proton Radiation in Pediatric Patients With Brain and Central Nervous System Tumors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015 Oct 01; 93(2):400-7.
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    Score: 0.043
  37. Ladra MM, Mandeville HC, Niemierko A, Padera TP, Friedmann AM, MacDonald SM, Ebb D, Chen YL, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Local failure in parameningeal rhabdomyosarcoma correlates with poor response to induction chemotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015 Jun 01; 92(2):358-67.
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    Score: 0.043
  38. Lucas JT, Ladra MM, MacDonald SM, Busse PM, Friedmann AM, Ebb DH, Marcus KJ, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Proton therapy for pediatric and adolescent esthesioneuroblastoma. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Sep; 62(9):1523-8.
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    Score: 0.042
  39. Min CH, Paganetti H, Winey BA, Adams J, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Evaluation of permanent alopecia in pediatric medulloblastoma patients treated with proton radiation. Radiat Oncol. 2014 Nov 18; 9:220.
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    Score: 0.041
  40. Ladra MM, Szymonifka JD, Mahajan A, Friedmann AM, Yong Yeap B, Goebel CP, MacDonald SM, Grosshans DR, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Marcus KJ, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Preliminary results of a phase II trial of proton radiotherapy for pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Nov 20; 32(33):3762-70.
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    Score: 0.041
  41. Ladra MM, Edgington SK, Mahajan A, Grosshans D, Szymonifka J, Khan F, Moteabbed M, Friedmann AM, MacDonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. A dosimetric comparison of proton and intensity modulated radiation therapy in pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma patients enrolled on a prospective phase II proton study. Radiother Oncol. 2014 Oct; 113(1):77-83.
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    Score: 0.041
  42. Yock TI, Bhat S, Szymonifka J, Yeap BY, Delahaye J, Donaldson SS, MacDonald SM, Pulsifer MB, Hill KS, DeLaney TF, Ebb D, Huang M, Tarbell NJ, Fisher PG, Kuhlthau KA. Quality of life outcomes in proton and photon treated pediatric brain tumor survivors. Radiother Oncol. 2014 Oct; 113(1):89-94.
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    Score: 0.041
  43. Mouw KW, Sethi RV, Yeap BY, MacDonald SM, Chen YL, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI, Munzenrider JE, Adams J, Grabowski E, Mukai S, Shih HA. Proton radiation therapy for the treatment of retinoblastoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Nov 15; 90(4):863-9.
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    Score: 0.041
  44. Greenberger BA, Pulsifer MB, Ebb DH, MacDonald SM, Jones RM, Butler WE, Huang MS, Marcus KJ, Oberg JA, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Clinical outcomes and late endocrine, neurocognitive, and visual profiles of proton radiation for pediatric low-grade gliomas. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Aug 01; 89(5):1060-1068.
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    Score: 0.040
  45. Aizer AA, Ancukiewicz M, Nguyen PL, Macdonald SM, Yock TI, Tarbell NJ, Shih HA, Loeffler JS, Oh KS. Natural history and role of radiation in patients with supratentorial and infratentorial WHO grade II ependymomas: results from a population-based study. J Neurooncol. 2013 Dec; 115(3):411-9.
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    Score: 0.038
  46. Kuhlthau KA, Pulsifer MB, Yeap BY, Rivera Morales D, Delahaye J, Hill KS, Ebb D, Abrams AN, Macdonald SM, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Prospective study of health-related quality of life for children with brain tumors treated with proton radiotherapy. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Jun 10; 30(17):2079-86.
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    Score: 0.035
  47. Rombi B, DeLaney TF, MacDonald SM, Huang MS, Ebb DH, Liebsch NJ, Raskin KA, Yeap BY, Marcus KJ, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Proton radiotherapy for pediatric Ewing's sarcoma: initial clinical outcomes. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Mar 01; 82(3):1142-8.
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    Score: 0.033
  48. Childs SK, Kozak KR, Friedmann AM, Yeap BY, Adams J, MacDonald SM, Liebsch NJ, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Proton radiotherapy for parameningeal rhabdomyosarcoma: clinical outcomes and late effects. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Feb 01; 82(2):635-42.
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    Score: 0.032
  49. Cotter SE, Herrup DA, Friedmann A, Macdonald SM, Pieretti RV, Robinson G, Adams J, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Proton radiotherapy for pediatric bladder/prostate rhabdomyosarcoma: clinical outcomes and dosimetry compared to intensity-modulated radiation therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 Dec 01; 81(5):1367-73.
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    Score: 0.031
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