Zelig A. Tochner, M.D.

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Emeritus Professor CE of Radiation Oncology
Staff Physician, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Staff Physician, Hospital University of Pennsylvania, Department of Radiation Oncology
Vice Chair and Clinical Director of Proton Therapy Project, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania
Staff Physician, Pennsylvania Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology
Staff Physician, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Department of Radiation Oncology
Staff Physician, Holy Redeemer Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology
Staff Physician, Phoenixville Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology
Staff Physician, Chester County Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology
Staff Physician, Chestnut Hill Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology
Department: Radiation Oncology

Contact information
Department of Radiation Oncology
University of Pennsylvania
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Blvd
2 West
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Office: (215) 662-2428
Hadassah Medical School, Hebrew University, 1974.
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Selected Publications

Drenger B, Gozal Y, Ginosar Y, Tochner Z, and Chevion M.: Halothane modifies oxygen free radical activity on the voltage-sensitive calcium channels in canine myocardial membranes. Annals of cardiac anaesthesia. 2: 16-21, 1999.

Tochner Z, Hahn SM, and Glatstein E.: Photoimmunotherapy and ovarian cancer: An improbable fiction or a palpable hit? Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 91(18): 1526-1527, 1999.

Rubinger D, Friedlaender MM, Backenroth R, Eid A, and Tochner Z.: Kaposi's Sarcoma After Renal Transplantation-Withdrawal of Immunosuppression or Local Irradiation? Nephrol Dial Transplant 14: 1343, 1999.

Chowers I, Pe'er J, Tochner Z, Hemo I, and Merin S. : Radiotherapy for the treatment of neovascularization secondary to age related macular degeneration. Harefuh 136: 877-880, 1999.

Tochner Z, Pass HI, and Sidelar WF.: Long term tolerance of thoracic organs to Intraoperative radiotherapy. Int. J. Rad. Oncol. Biol. Phys. 22: 65-69, 1991.

Naparstek E, Or R, Nagler A, Cividalli G, Engelhard D, Aker M, Gimon Z, Manny N, Sacks Z, Weiss L, Tochner Z, Samuel S, Braubar C, Hale G, Waldmann H, Steinberg SM, and Slavin S.: T-Cell depleted allogeic bone marrow transplantation for acute leukemia using Campath-1 Antibodies and posttransplant administration of donor's peripheral blood lymphocytes, for prevention of relapse. British Journal of Hematology 89: 506-515, 1995.

Tochner Z, Pass HI, and Smith D: Intrathoracic Photodynamic Therapy: A Canine Normal tissue tolerance study and early Clinical Experience. Lasers Surg. Med. 14(2): 118-123, 1994.

Tochner Z.: Photodynamic therapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis Cancer Treatment and Research, Gynecologic Oncology Page: 83-9 1994.

Pass I, DeLaney TF, Tochner Z, Smith PE, Temec Pogrebniak W, Kranda KC, Russo A, Friauf WE, Mitchell JB, and Thomas, G.: Intrapleural Photodynamic therapy: Results of a Phase I Trial. Annals of Surgical Oncology 1: 28-37, 1994.

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