F M Waterman

Summary

Affiliation: Thomas Jefferson University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cholangiocarcinoma: the impact of tumor location and treatment strategy on outcome
    Dwight E Heron
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 26:422-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Edema associated with I-125 or Pd-103 prostate brachytherapy and its impact on post-implant dosimetry: an analysis based on serial CT acquisition
    F M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 41:1069-77. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Is it necessary to eliminate the posterior dose margin in prostate brachytherapy to achieve an acceptably low risk of late rectal morbidity?
    Frank M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center of the Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 57:293-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Probability of late rectal morbidity in 125I prostate brachytherapy
    Frank M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 55:342-53. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of postimplant edema on V(100) and D(90) in prostate brachytherapy: can implant quality be predicted on day 0?
    Frank M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, 111 S 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:610-21. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of postimplant edema on the urethral dose in prostate brachytherapy
    F M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 47:661-4. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Determination of the urethral dose in prostate brachytherapy when the urethra cannot be visualized in the postimplant CT scan
    F M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Med Phys 27:448-51. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of post-implant edema on the rectal dose in prostate brachytherapy
    F M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 45:571-6. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Permanent prostate seed implant brachytherapy: report of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine Task Group No. 64
    Y Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Med Phys 26:2054-76. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Dosimetric analysis of urinary morbidity following prostate brachytherapy (125I vs. 103Pd) combined with external beam radiation therapy
    C T Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107-5097, USA
    Int J Cancer 96:83-8. 2001

Collaborators

  • L G Gomella
  • D E Heron
  • ADAM PAUL DICKER
  • Lesley Hughes
  • Tracy L McElveen
  • John D Kiffer
  • Ashish B Patel
  • C T Chen
  • D Butzbach
  • Y Yu
  • Hayeon Kim
  • Wendy A Schumer
  • Malcolm Feigen
  • George G Quong
  • Carmel A Mantle
  • Brett J McKenzie
  • S E Strup
  • R K Valicenti
  • A Wu
  • M C Schell
  • R Nath
  • Z Li
  • L L Anderson
  • D E Mellenberg
  • J C Blasko

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Cholangiocarcinoma: the impact of tumor location and treatment strategy on outcome
    Dwight E Heron
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 26:422-8. 2003
    ..In patients with distal EHBC, the addition of resection and RT appears to offer an advantage, which is increasingly apparent with longer follow-up time. The prognosis remains dismal for patients treated with palliative intent...
  2. ncbi request reprint Edema associated with I-125 or Pd-103 prostate brachytherapy and its impact on post-implant dosimetry: an analysis based on serial CT acquisition
    F M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 41:1069-77. 1998
    ..To characterize the magnitude and duration of post-implant edema following the implantation of I-125 or Pd-103 seeds into the prostate and to investigate its effect on the CT-based calculation of the total dose delivered by the implant...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is it necessary to eliminate the posterior dose margin in prostate brachytherapy to achieve an acceptably low risk of late rectal morbidity?
    Frank M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center of the Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 57:293-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this work is to determine whether it is necessary to eliminate the posterior margin to achieve an acceptably low risk of Grade 2 (bleeding/ulceration) late rectal morbidity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Probability of late rectal morbidity in 125I prostate brachytherapy
    Frank M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 55:342-53. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the probability that a patient will experience Grade 2 (bleeding/ulceration) late rectal morbidity after 125I prostate brachytherapy according to the rectal dosimetry...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of postimplant edema on V(100) and D(90) in prostate brachytherapy: can implant quality be predicted on day 0?
    Frank M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, 111 S 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:610-21. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of postimplant edema on the urethral dose in prostate brachytherapy
    F M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 47:661-4. 2000
    ..The objective of this work is to determine the effect of timing of the postimplant CT scan on the assessment of the urethral dose...
  7. ncbi request reprint Determination of the urethral dose in prostate brachytherapy when the urethra cannot be visualized in the postimplant CT scan
    F M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Med Phys 27:448-51. 2000
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of post-implant edema on the rectal dose in prostate brachytherapy
    F M Waterman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 45:571-6. 1999
    ..To characterize the effect of prostate edema on the determination of the dose delivered to the rectum following the implantation of 125I or 103Pd seeds into the prostate...
  9. ncbi request reprint Permanent prostate seed implant brachytherapy: report of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine Task Group No. 64
    Y Yu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Med Phys 26:2054-76. 1999
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Dosimetric analysis of urinary morbidity following prostate brachytherapy (125I vs. 103Pd) combined with external beam radiation therapy
    C T Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107-5097, USA
    Int J Cancer 96:83-8. 2001
    ..We recommend further validating these findings in prospective studies in which the quality of the (125)I and (103)Pd implants can be evaluated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Can extraprostatic extension be treated by prostate brachytherapy? An analysis based on postimplant dosimetry
    D Butzbach
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:1196-9. 2001
    ..To determine whether extraprostatic extension (EPE) can be treated by Pd-103 prostate implants...
  12. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting for urinary incontinence after prostate brachytherapy
    Tracy L McElveen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, 111 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5097, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:1395-404. 2004
    ..To define risk factors that predict for urinary incontinence after (125)I prostate brachytherapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint A detailed examination of the difference between planned and treated margins in 125I permanent prostate brachytherapy
    Ashish B Patel
    Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Brachytherapy 2:223-8. 2003
    ..To determine whether potential extraprostatic extension (EPE) of prostate adenocarcinoma is covered by the prescribed dose when permanent 125I implants are planned with a 5-mm treatment margin...
  14. ncbi request reprint Salvage of suboptimal prostate seed implantation: Reimplantation of underdosed region of prostate base
    Lesley Hughes
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Brachytherapy 4:163-70. 2005
    ..To demonstrate how a suboptimal (125)I prostate implant can be salvaged by reimplantation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Impact of oedema on implant geometry and dosimetry for temporary high dose rate brachytherapy of the prostate
    John D Kiffer
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Australas Radiol 47:172-6. 2003
    ..Nevertheless, further investigation with larger patient numbers is required...