Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Edgar Ben-Josef

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Edgar Ben-Josef, M.D.

Professor of Radiation Oncology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiation Oncology

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Department of Radiation Oncology
University of Pennsylvania
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
2 West
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-3932
The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel, 1980.
The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Medicine, 1983.
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Selected Publications

Fernandes AT, Apisarnthanarax S, Yin L, Zou W, Rosen M, Plastaras JP, Ben-Josef E, Metz JM, Teo BK.: Comparative assessment of liver tumor motion using cine-magnetic resonance imaging versus 4-dimensional computed tomography. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. April 2015.

Ojerholm E, Kirk ML, Thompson RF, Zhai H, Metz JM, Both S, Ben-Josef E, Plastaras JP.: Pencil-beam scanning proton therapy for anal cancer: a dosimetric comparison with intensity-modulated radiotherapy. Acta Oncol. March 2015.

Sabolch A, Else T, Griffith KA, Ben-Josef E, Williams A, Miller BS, Worden F, Hammer GD, Jolly S.: Adjuvant Radiation Therapy Improves Local Control After Surgical Resection in Patients With Localized Adrenocortical Carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. March 2015.

Gandhi SJ, Liang X, Ding X, Zhu TC, Ben-Josef E, Plastaras JP, Metz JM, Both S, Apisarnthanarax S.: Clinical decision tool for optimal delivery of liver stereotactic body radiation therapy: Photons versus protons. Pract Radiat Oncol. February 2015.

Sonny Batra, Lauren Comisar, J. Nicholas Lukens, Maura Kirk, Jim Mcdonough, Stephan Both, Edgar Ben-Josef, Jim M. Metz, John P. Plastaras: Lower Rates of Acute Gastrointestinal Toxicity with Pencil Beam Proton Therapy Relative to IMRT in Neo-adjuvant Chemoradiation for Rectal Cancer. 2015 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium 2015.

Baumann BC, MacArthur KM, Rosenbach M, Miller JC, Ben-Josef E.: Effective Palliation of Intractable Bleeding from Noonan Syndrome-associated Lymphatic Malformations by Radiotherapy. Acta Derm Venereol. doi: 10.2340/00015555-2109, 2015.

Theodore S. Hong, Jennifer Yon-Li Wo, Beow Y. Yeap, Edgar Ben-Josef, Erin I McDonnell, Lorraine C. Drapek, Lawrence Scott Blaszkowsky, Eunice Lee Kwak, Jeffrey W. Clark, Lipika Goyal, David P. Ryan, Milind M. Javle, John A. Wolfgang, Ronald Arellano, John Thomas Mullen, Cristina Ferrone, Kenneth Tanabe, Thomas F. DeLaney, Christopher H. Crane, Andrew X. Zhu;: Multi-institutional phase II study of high dose, hypofractionated proton beam therapy (HF-PBT) for unresectable primary liver cancers: Long term outcomes in patients (pts) with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) ASCO Annual Meeting 2015 2015.

Terrance Williams: "Caveolin-1 is Associated with Tumor Progression and Confers a Multi-Modality Resistance Phenotype in Pancreatic Cancer" Scientific Reports 2015 Notes: submitted.

Berman AT; Barsky AR; Mick R; Metz JM; Ben-Josef E; Teitelbaum U; Williams N; Kucharczuk JC; Margolis DJ; Plastaras JP: Perioperative Complications after Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation for Locally-Advanced Esophageal Cancer (LAEC): A Comparison of Platinum/5-FU (PF)and Carboplatin/Paclitaxel (PT). ASTRO annual meeting 2014 2014.

Serrano PE, Herman JM, Griffith KA, Zalupski MM, Kim EJ, Bekaii-Saab TS, Ben-Josef E, Dawson LA, Ringash J, Wei AC: Quality of Life in a Prospective, Multicenter Phase 2 Trial of Neoadjuvant Full-Dose Gemcitabine, Oxaliplatin, and Radiation in Patients With Resectable or Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. Page: S0360-3016(14)00704-4 [Epub ahead of print] 2014.

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