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Articles by Hannah Simonds in JoVE
Radiation Planning Assistant - A Streamlined, Fully Automated Radiotherapy Treatment Planning System Laurence E. Court1, Kelly Kisling1, Rachel McCarroll1, Lifei Zhang1, Jinzhong Yang1, Hannah Simonds2, Monique du Toit2, Chris Trauernicht2, Hester Burger3, Jeannette Parkes3, Mike Mejia4, Maureen Bojador4, Peter Balter1, Daniela Branco1, Angela Steinmann1, Garrett Baltz1, Skylar Gay1, Brian Anderson1, Carlos Cardenas1, Anuja Jhingran5, Simona Shaitelman5, Oliver Bogler6, Kathleen Schmeller7, David Followill1, Rebecca Howell1, Christopher Nelson1, Christine Peterson8, Beth Beadle5,9 1Department of Radiation Physics, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2Department of Radiation Oncology, Stellenbosch University and Tygerberg Hospital, 3Departments of Radiation Oncology and Medical Physics, Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town, 4Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Santo Tomas Hospital, Benavides Cancer Institute, 5Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 6Academic Affairs, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 7Department of Gynecological Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 8Department of Biostatistics, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 9Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Radiation therapy is a highly complex cancer treatment that requires multiple specialists to create a treatment plan and provide quality assurance (QA) prior to delivery to a patient. This protocol describes the use of a fully automated system, the Radiation Planning Assistant (RPA), to create high-quality radiation treatment plans.
Other articles by Hannah Simonds on PubMed
Completion of and Early Response to Chemoradiation Among Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)-positive and HIV-negative Patients with Locally Advanced Cervical Carcinoma in South Africa Cancer. Jun, 2012 | Pubmed ID: 22072021 Very few published studies have dealt with the management of locally advanced cervix carcinoma among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive patients. The objective of this study was to compare the clinical characteristics, radiation and chemotherapy treatments, and outcomes in a cohort of HIV-positive and HIV-negative women with cervical cancer.