Amit B. Shah

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PURPOSE Conventional radiotherapy (C-RT) treatment schedules for patients with prostate cancer typically require 40 to 45 treatments that take place from > 8 to 9 weeks. Preclinical and clinical research suggest that hypofractionation-fewer treatments but at a higher dose per treatment-may produce similar outcomes. This trial was designed to assess whether(More)
Hydrocephalus is a common clinical disorder and responsible for many pediatric neurological deficits. Relatively little is known about the cellular mechanisms of this disorder and less is known about reconstitution of connectivity following ventricular shunt procedures. In the present studies experimental infantile hydrocephalus produced by kaolin injection(More)
BACKGROUND RTOG 0518 evaluated the potential benefit of zoledronic acid therapy in preventing bone fractures for patients with high grade and/or locally advanced, non-metastatic prostate adenocarcinoma receiving luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) agonist and radiotherapy (RT). METHODS Eligible patients with T-scores of the hip (<-1.0, but >-2.5(More)
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