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Radiation Therapy for IDH-Mutant Grade 2 and Grade 3 Diffuse Glioma: An ASTRO Clinical ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2022.05.004
Practical Radiation Oncology; Halasz LM, Attia A et. al.

Jul 29th, 2022 - This guideline provides evidence-based recommendations for adults with isocitrate dehydrogenase (IDH)-mutant grade 2 and grade 3 diffuse glioma, as classified in the 2021 World Health Organization (WHO) Classification of Tumours. It includes indications for radiation therapy (RT), advanced RT techniques, and clinical management of adverse effects. The American Society for Radiation Oncology con...

ECOG-ACRIN Guideline for Contouring and Treatment of Early Stage Anal Cancer Using IMRT...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2022.01.015
Practical Radiation Oncology; Damico N, Meyer J et. al.

Jun 19th, 2022 - Previous anal cancer guidelines delineate target volumes similarly for all patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the anal canal and/or perianal skin (SCCA), regardless of disease stage. The purpose of this guideline is to provide customized radiation treatment recommendations for early stage (T1-2 N0 M0) anal cancer treated with intensity modulated and image guided radiation therapy (RT). A ...

ACR-ABS-ASTRO Practice Parameter for Transperineal Permanent Brachytherapy of Prostate ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000915
American Journal of Clinical Oncology; Bittner NHJ, Cox BW et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - The American College of Radiology (ACR), American Brachytherapy Society (ABS), and American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) have jointly developed the following practice parameter for transperineal permanent brachytherapy of prostate cancer. Transperineal permanent brachytherapy of prostate cancer is the interstitial implantation of low-dose rate radioactive seeds into the prostate gland...

Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer: AUA/ASTRO Guideline. Part III: Principles of Radi...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002759
The Journal of Urology; Eastham JA, Auffenberg GB et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - The summary presented herein represents Part III of the three-part series dedicated to Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer: AUA/ASTRO Guideline, discussing principles of radiation and offering several future directions of further relevant study in patients diagnosed with clinically localized prostate cancer. Please refer to Parts I and II for discussion of risk assessment, staging, and risk-ba...

Radiation Therapy for Brain Metastases: An ASTRO Clinical Practice Guideline.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2022.02.003
Practical Radiation Oncology; Gondi V, Bauman G et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - This guideline provides updated evidence-based recommendations addressing recent developments in the management of patients with brain metastases, including advanced radiation therapy techniques such as stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and hippocampal avoidance whole brain radiation therapy and the emergence of systemic therapies with central nervous system activity. The American Society for Rad...

ACR-ACNM-ASTRO-SNMMI Practice Parameter for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE Therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000004182
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Love C, Desai NB et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - This practice parameter (PP) for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) aims to guide authorized users in selection of appropriate adult candidates with gastroeneropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) from foregut, midgut, and hindgut. The essential selection criteria include somatostatin receptor-positive GEP-NETs, which are usually inoperable and pr...

ACR-ACNM-ASTRO-SNMMI Practice Parameter for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE Therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000903
American Journal of Clinical Oncology; Love C, Desai NB et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - This practice parameter (PP) for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) aims to guide authorized users in selection of appropriate adult candidates with gastroeneropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) from foregut, midgut, and hindgut. The essential selection criteria include somatostatin receptor-positive GEP-NETs, which are usually inoperable and pr...

ACR-ABS-ASTRO Practice Parameter for the Performance of Low-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000912
American Journal of Clinical Oncology; Woodhouse KD, Devlin PM et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - The American College of Radiology (ACR), the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS), and the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) have jointly developed the following practice parameter for the performance of low-dose-rate (LDR) brachytherapy. LDR brachytherapy is the application of radioactive sources in or on tumors in a clinical setting with therapeutic intent. The advantages of LDR...

GEC-ESTRO ACROP prostate brachytherapy guidelines.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2021.12.047
Radiotherapy and Oncology : Journal of the European Socie... Henry A, Pieters BR et. al.

Jan 10th, 2022 - This is an evidence-based guideline for prostate brachytherapy. Throughout levels of evidence quoted are those from the Oxford Centre for Evidence based Medicine (https://www.cebm.ox.ac.uk/resources/levels-of-evidence/oxford-centre-for-evidence-based-medicine-levels-of-evidence-march-2009). Prostate interstitial brachytherapy using either permanent or temporary implantation is an established an...

Clinical practice guidelines for dental management prior to radiation for head and neck...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2021.105604
Oral Oncology; Watson E, Dorna Mojdami Z et. al.

Nov 15th, 2021 - Limited evidence exists linking the specific preventative dental care provided prior to radiation therapy (RT) for head and neck cancer to outcomes like osteoradionecrosis (ORN). This study utilized expert consensus to develop tooth-specific dental treatment pathways for head and neck cancer patients prior to radiation. Dental oncologists from across a single nation were engaged in a Modified D...

External Beam Radiation Therapy for Primary Liver Cancers: An ASTRO Clinical Practice G...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2021.09.004
Practical Radiation Oncology; Apisarnthanarax S, Barry A et. al.

Oct 25th, 2021 - This guideline provides evidence-based recommendations for the indications and technique-dose of external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (IHC). The American Society for Radiation Oncology convened a task force to address 5 key questions focused on the indications, techniques, and outcomes of EBRT in HCC and IHC. This guideline...

ASTRO Editorial: ONS Guidelines for Cancer Treatment-Related Radiodermatitis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2021.05.005
Practical Radiation Oncology; Marquez CM, Wong W

Sep 5th, 2021 - ASTRO Editorial: ONS Guidelines for Cancer Treatment-Related Radiodermatitis.|2021|Marquez CM,Wong W,|radiotherapy,

Radiation Therapy for Treatment of Soft Tissue Sarcoma in Adults: Executive Summary of ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2021.04.005
Practical Radiation Oncology; Salerno KE, Alektiar KM et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - This guideline provides evidence-based recommendations addressing the indications for radiation therapy (RT), sequencing of local therapies, and appropriate dose and planning techniques for management of primary, operable, localized, soft tissue sarcoma (STS) in adults. The American Society for Radiation Oncology convened a task force to address 5 key questions focused on the use of RT for mana...

Recommended procedures and responsibilities for radiosurgery (SRS) and extracranial ste...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12094-020-02540-2
Clinical & Translational Oncology : Official Publication ... Conde-Moreno AJ, Zucca Aparicio D et. al.

Feb 11th, 2021 - Today, patient management generally requires a multidisciplinary approach. However, due to the growing knowledge base and increasing complexity of Medicine, clinical practice has become even more specialised. Radiation oncology is not immune to this trend towards subspecialisation, which is particularly evident in ablative radiotherapy techniques that require high dose fractions, such as stereo...

ASTRO Editorial: The AUA-ASTRO-SUO Advanced Prostate Cancer Guidelines: A Continued but...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2020.10.002
Practical Radiation Oncology; Zietman AL,

Dec 15th, 2020 - ASTRO Editorial: The AUA-ASTRO-SUO Advanced Prostate Cancer Guidelines: A Continued but Changing Role for the Radiation Oncologist.|2020|Zietman AL, ,|radiotherapy,

Prostate Bed Delineation Guidelines for Postoperative Radiation Therapy: On Behalf Of T...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2020.11.010
International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Phy... Robin S, Jolicoeur M et. al.

Nov 14th, 2020 - Prostate bed (PB) irradiation is considered the standard postoperative treatment after radical prostatectomy (RP) for tumors with high-risk features or persistent prostate-specific antigen, or for salvage treatment in case of biological relapse. Four consensus guidelines have been published to standardize practices and reduce the interobserver variability in PB delineation but with discordant r...

Radiation Therapy for Rectal Cancer: Executive Summary of an ASTRO Clinical Practice Gu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2020.08.004
Practical Radiation Oncology; Wo JY, Anker CJ et. al.

Oct 25th, 2020 - This guideline reviews the evidence and provides recommendations for the indications and appropriate technique and dose of neoadjuvant radiation therapy (RT) in the treatment of localized rectal cancer. The American Society for Radiation Oncology convened a task force to address 4 key questions focused on the use of RT in preoperative management of operable rectal cancer. These questions includ...

American Society for Radiation Oncology Editorial: Rapidly Evolving Technologies Relate...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2020.06.009
Practical Radiation Oncology; Bauman GS, Jani AB

Sep 7th, 2020 - American Society for Radiation Oncology Editorial: Rapidly Evolving Technologies Related to Imaging Strategies for Advanced Prostate Cancer.|2020|Bauman GS,Jani AB,|diagnostic imaging,radiotherapy,

Adapting care for older cancer patients during the COVID-19 pandemic: Recommendations f...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7365054
Journal of Geriatric Oncology; Battisti NML, Mislang AR et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - The COVID-19 pandemic poses a barrier to equal and evidence-based management of cancer in older adults. The International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG) formed a panel of experts to develop consensus recommendations on the implications of the pandemic on several aspects of cancer care in this age group including geriatric assessment (GA), surgery, radiotherapy, systemic treatment, palliat...

Radiation therapy for gynecologic malignancies during the COVID-19 pandemic: Internatio...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7294297
Gynecologic Oncology; Elledge CR, Beriwal S et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2020 - To develop expert consensus recommendations regarding radiation therapy for gynecologic malignancies during the COVID-19 pandemic. An international committee of ten experts in gynecologic radiation oncology convened to provide consensus recommendations for patients with gynecologic malignancies referred for radiation therapy. Treatment priority groups were established. A review of the relevant ...