Shira Felder

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BACKGROUND Vitamin D status is not evaluated routinely in cancer patients with bone metastasis who are treated with bisphosphonates. OBJECTIVES To assess the effect of vitamin D status on risk of hypocalcemia and quality of life in these patients. METHODS We performed laboratory tests for routine serum biochemistry, 25(OH)D, plasma parathyroid hormone(More)
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of treatment delay on prognosis in patients with cervical cancer. METHODS The study group of this historic cohort study comprised 321 patients newly diagnosed with cervical cancer between 1999 and 2010. Time from diagnosis to treatment was analyzed both as a continuous variable and as a(More)
BACKGROUND Stereotactic ablative radiation therapy (SABR) is the application of a very high radiation dose to a small treatment volume. It is the new standard of care in medically inoperable early-stage lung cancer. OBJECTIVES To report the outcomes of SABR in stage I lung cancer at Sheba Medical Center since its introduction in 2009. METHODS We(More)
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