Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Radiation Oncology


Following is a list of selected publications from our faculty. For complete listings of individual faculty member's publications, see our faculty profiles.

  1. Gross total resection and adjuvant radiotherapy most significant predictors of improved survival in patients with atypical meningioma.

    Rydzewski NR, Lesniak MS, Chandler JP, Kalapurakal JA, Pollom E, Tate MC, Bloch O, Kruser T, Dalal P, Sachdev S.

    Cancer. 2017 Nov 13. doi: 10.1002/cncr.31088. [Epub ahead of print]

  2. Post-surgical Cavity Evolution after Brain Metastases Resection: How Soon Should Postoperative Radiosurgery Follow?

    Patel RA, Lock D, Helenowski IB, Chandler JP, Sachdev S, Tate MC, Kruser TJ.

    World Neurosurg. 2017 Nov 6. pii: S1878-8750(17)31887-9. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.10.159. [Epub ahead of print]

  3. Technical Note: Dosimetric impact of spherical applicator size in Intrabeamâ„¢ IORT for treating unicentric breast cancer lesions.

    Saleh Y, Zhang H.

    Med Phys. 2017 Oct 26. doi: 10.1002/mp.12637. [Epub ahead of print]

  4. A feasibility study of using advanced external beam techniques to create a vaginal cuff brachytherapy-like endometrial boost plan.

    Grelewicz Z, Zerrusen B, Sathiaseelan V, Zhang H.

    Med Dosim. 2017 Sep 5. pii: S0958-3947(17)30091-2. doi: 10.1016/j.meddos.2017.07.013. [Epub ahead of print]

  5. Modeling African American prostate adenocarcinoma by inducing defined genetic alterations in organoids.

    Unno K, Roh M, Yoo YA, Al-Shraideh Y, Wang L, Nonn L, Abdulkadir SA.

    Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 19;8(31):51264-51276. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17230. eCollection 2017 Aug 1.

  6. Therapeutic analysis of Intrabeam-based intraoperative radiation therapy in the treatment of unicentric breast cancer lesions utilizing a spherical target volume model.

    Schwid M, Donnelly ED, Zhang H.

    J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2017 Sep;18(5):184-194. doi: 10.1002/acm2.12140. Epub 2017 Jul 25.

  7. A Cooperative Copper Metal-Organic Framework-Hydrogel System Improves Wound Healing in Diabetes.

    Xiao J, Chen S, Yi J, Zhang H, Ameer GA.

    Adv Funct Mater. 2017 Jan 5;27(1). pii: 1604872. doi: 10.1002/adfm.201604872. Epub 2016 Nov 23.

  8. Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Grade 2 Meningiomas.

    Refaat T, Gentile M, Sachdev S, Dalal P, Butala A, Gutiontov S, Helenowksi I, Lee P, Sathiaseelan V, Bloch O, Chandler J, Kalapurakal JA.

    J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2017 Aug;78(4):288-294. doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1597834. Epub 2017 Feb 1.

  9. Internalized CD44s splice isoform attenuates EGFR degradation by targeting Rab7A.

    Wang W, Zhang H, Liu S, Kim CK, Xu Y, Hurley LA, Nishikawa R, Nagane M, Hu B, Stegh AH, Cheng SY, Cheng C.

    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Aug 1;114(31):8366-8371. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1701289114. Epub 2017 Jul 17.

  10. Biological analysis of cancer specific microRNAs on function modeling in osteosarcoma.

    Wang H, Tang M, Ou L, Hou M, Feng T, Huang YE, Jin Y, Zhang H, Zuo G.

    Sci Rep. 2017 Jul 14;7(1):5382. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05819-7.

  11. Dejerine-Roussy syndrome from thalamic metastasis treated with stereotactic radiosurgery.

    Patel RA, Chandler JP, Jain S, Gopalakrishnan M, Sachdev S.

    J Clin Neurosci. 2017 Oct;44:227-228. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2017.06.025. Epub 2017 Jul 3.

  12. Manganese superoxide dismutase (SOD2): is there a center in the universe of mitochondrial redox signaling?

    Zou X, Ratti BA, O'Brien JG, Lautenschlager SO, Gius DR, Bonini MG, Zhu Y.

    J Bioenerg Biomembr. 2017 Jun 14. doi: 10.1007/s10863-017-9718-8. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

  13. Single Fraction Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Retreatment of Skull Base Recurrent Head and Neck Malignancies.

    Patel RA, Lock D, Kim T, Samant S, Chandler JP, Mittal BB, Kruser TJ.

    Cureus. 2017 May 1;9(5):e1206. doi: 10.7759/cureus.1206.

  14. Stereotactic radiosurgery for brain metastases from primary head and neck carcinomas: a retrospective analysis.

    Patel RA, Bell JB, Kim T, Agulnik M, Chandler JP, Mittal BB, Kruser TJ.

    J Neurooncol. 2017 Aug;134(1):197-203. doi: 10.1007/s11060-017-2509-6. Epub 2017 May 25.

  15. CD1b-autoreactive T cells contribute to hyperlipidemia-induced skin inflammation in mice.

    Bagchi S, He Y, Zhang H, Cao L, Van Rhijn I, Moody DB, Gudjonsson JE, Wang CR.

    J Clin Invest. 2017 Jun 1;127(6):2339-2352. doi: 10.1172/JCI92217. Epub 2017 May 2.

  16. Raynaud's of the tongue following chemoradiation for squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx.

    Mittal A, Mittal BB.

    Mol Clin Oncol. 2017 Feb;6(2):187-188. doi: 10.3892/mco.2016.1103. Epub 2016 Dec 7.

  17. Guidance on radiation dose limits for the lens of the eye: overview of the recommendations in NCRP Commentary No. 26.

    Dauer LT, Ainsbury EA, Dynlacht J, Hoel D, Klein BEK, Mayer D, Prescott CR, Thornton RH, Vano E, Woloschak GE, Flannery CM, Goldstein LE, Hamada N, Tran PK, Grissom MP, Blakely EA.

    Int J Radiat Biol. 2017 Oct;93(10):1015-1023. doi: 10.1080/09553002.2017.1304669. Epub 2017 Apr 3. Review.

  18. Stage I uterine carcinosarcoma: Matched cohort analyses for lymphadenectomy, chemotherapy, and brachytherapy.

    Seagle BL, Kanis M, Kocherginsky M, Strauss JB, Shahabi S.

    Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Jan 12. pii: S0090-8258(17)30048-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2017.01.010. [Epub ahead of print]

  19. Stage I uterine carcinosarcoma: Matched cohort analyses for lymphadenectomy, chemotherapy, and brachytherapy.

    Seagle BL, Kanis M, Kocherginsky M, Strauss JB, Shahabi S.

    Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Apr;145(1):71-77. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2017.01.010. Epub 2017 Mar 15.

  20. Biological basis of radiation protection needs rejuvenation.

    Paunesku T, Haley B, Brooks A, Woloschak GE.

    Int J Radiat Biol. 2017 Oct;93(10):1056-1063. doi: 10.1080/09553002.2017.1294773. Epub 2017 Mar 13. Review.