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Total neoadjuvant treatment of locally advanced rectal cancer with high risk factors in Slovenia

in 22 fractions. 10 Concomitant chemotherapy with capecitabine was administered from the first to the last day of the radiation treatment (including weekends) at a daily dose of 825 mg/m2/12 hours if IMRT/VMAT SIB technique was used and only on RT days in case of 3D conformal RT. During radiotherapy the patients were evaluated weekly to check out acute toxicity according to the Common Toxicity Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE) version 4.0 and compliance with the intended treatment plan during CRT. 11 Two cycles of consolidation ChT with CAPOX were delivered

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Local recurrence of soft tissue sarcoma: a radiomic analysis

Local recurrence of soft-tissue sarcoma: issues in imaging surveillance strategy Skeletal Radiol 2018 47 1595 606 10.1007/s00256-018-2965-x 6 Fedorov A, Beichel R, Kalpathy-Cramer J, Finet J, Fillion-Robin JC, Pujol S, et al. 3D Slicer as an image computing platform for the Quantitative Imaging Network. Magn Reson Imaging 2012; 30: 1323-41. doi: 10.1016/j. mri.2012.05.001 10.1016/j.mri.2012.05.001 22770690 Fedorov A Beichel R Kalpathy-Cramer J Finet J Fillion-Robin JC Pujol S et al 3D Slicer as an image computing platform

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LncRNA PVT1 promotes proliferation and invasion through enhancing Smad3 expression by sponging miR-140-5p in cervical cancer

in protein levels, respectively ( Figure 1C and 1D , P < 0.01). Figure 1 Expressions of PVT1, miR-140-5p and Smad3 in normal cervical epithelial cells and cervical cancer cell lines. Expression levels of PVT1 (A) , miR-140-5p (B) and Smad3 (C) were detected by qRT-PCR. (D) Protein expressions of Smad3 were detected by western blotting. T he data are presented as means ± SD of three independent experiments. Statistical significance compared with the normal cervical epithelial cells is indicated by * P < 0.05 and ** P < 0.01. PVT1 directly

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Dosimetric study for spine stereotactic body radiation therapy: magnetic resonance guided linear accelerator versus volumetric modulated arc therapy

. Volumetric arc intensity-modulated therapy for spine body radiotherapy: comparison with static intensity-modulated treatment. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2009; 75: 1596604. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2009.05.005 Wu QJ Yoo S Kirkpatrick JP Thongphiew D Yin FF Volumetric arc intensity-modulated therapy for spine body radiotherapy: comparison with static intensity-modulated treatment Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2009 75 1596604 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2009.05.005 26 Rao M, Yang W, Chen F, Sheng K, Ye J, Mehta V, et al. Comparison of Elekta VMAT with

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Factors affecting the morbidity and mortality of diverting stoma closure: retrospective cohort analysis of twelve-year period

). Table 5 The effect of different variables on complication rate Type of closure AWS RWA p All complications 16 (7.3%) 38 (17.4%) > 0.05 Severe complications 5 (2.2%) 11 (5%) > 0.05 Age < 65 years > 65 years p All complications 23 (10.5%) 31 (14.2%) > 0.05 Severe complications 4 (1.8%) 12 (5.5%) > 0.05 ASA status ASA 1 & 2 ASA 3 & 4 p All complications 38 (17.4%) 6 (3%) > 0.05 Severe complications 13 (6%) 3 (1.3%) > 0.05 Type of stoma Ileostomy Colostomy p All

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Dusp6 inhibits epithelial-mesenchymal transition in endometrial adenocarcinoma via ERK signaling pathway

of the endometrium: an Institutional review Cancer Control 1999 6 354 60 10.1177/107327489900600405 6 Amant F, Moerman P, Neven P, Timmerman D, Van Limbergen E, Vergote I. Endometrial cancer. Lancet 2005; 366: 491-505. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(05)67063-8 16084259 10.1016/S0140-6736(05)67063-8 Amant F Moerman P Neven P Timmerman D Van Limbergen E Vergote I Endometrial cancer Lancet 2005 366 491 505 10.1016/S0140-6736(05)67063-8 7 Hay ED. An overview of epithelio-mesenchymal transformation. Acta Anat (Basel

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Transcription factors gene expression in chronic rhinosinusitis with and without nasal polyps

characteristics of various types of chronic rhinosinusitis in adult Chinese J Allergy Clin Immunol 2009 124 478 84.e2 10.1016/j.jaci.2009.05.017 22 Szabo SJ, Kim ST, Costa GL, Zhang X, Fathman CG, Glimcher LH. A novel transcription factor, T-bet, directs Th1 lineage commitment. Cell 2000; 100: 655-69. 10.1016/S0092-8674(00)80702-3 10761931 Szabo SJ Kim ST Costa GL Zhang X Fathman CG Glimcher LH A novel transcription factor, T-bet, directs Th1 lineage commitment Cell 2000 100 655 69 23 Fang D, Zhu J. Dynamic balance between

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A multi-institutional analysis of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) treated with consolidative radiotherapy and the impact of cell-of-origin on outcomes

Gy (ref) vs . ≥ 36 Gy 0.89 0.34–2.30 0.81 2.21 0.52–9.37 0.28 RT response CR(ref) vs . non CR 11.05 4.11–29.70 <0.001 5.64 2.7811.45 – <0.001 6.26 1.53–25.7 0.011 Cell of origin (ref GC) NGC 3.72 0.74–18.54 0.11 2.57 0.23–28.94 0.44 unknown 3.60 0.79–16.50 0.10 3.77 0.44–32.49 0.23 ECOG = Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group performance status; GC = germinal centre B cell (GCB); IPI = international prognostic index; NGC = non-GC; RT = radiotherapy

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Advances in the management of craniopharyngioma in children and adults

. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014; 90: 354-61. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2014.05.051 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2014.05.051 25052561 Bishop AJ Greenfield B Mahajan A Paulino AC Okcu MF Allen PK Proton beam therapy versus conformal photon radiation therapy for childhood craniopharyngioma: Multi-institutional analysis of outcomes, cyst dynamics, and toxicity Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014 90 354 61 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2014.05.051 47 Harrabi SB, Adeberg S, Welzel T, Rieken S, Habermehl D, Debus J, et al. Long term results after fractionated

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Radiological findings of porcine liver after electrochemotherapy with bleomycin

with bolus tracking in abdominal aorta, and 3 subsequent phases in 30-second intervals (at 30, 60 and 90 seconds after arterial phase). Image analysis All radiologic findings were interpreted in consensus by three radiologists (M.B., N.B., R.D.) with more than 10-years of experience in liver imaging. CEUS perfusion curve, presenting the signal intensity, was analyzed with the US machine built-in software. CT images were evaluated with a free and open source software program Horos ( https://horosproject.org ) and Impax 6 (Agfa HealthCare, Mortsel, Belgium

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