Vol 4, No 2 (April 2015): Translational Cancer Research (Intraoperative Radiotherapy II)

Original Article

Impact of preoperative magnetic resonance imaging in breast cancer patients candidates for an intraoperative partial breast irradiation
Agnès Tallet, Sandrine Rua, Aurélie Jalaguier, Jean-Marie Boher, Mathieu Minsat, Monique Cohen, Gilles Houvenaeghel, Eric Lambaudie, Elisabeth Chereau, Camille Jauffret, Max Buttarelli, Martine Poncet, Emmanuelle Charafe-Jauffret, Michel Resbeut

Review Article

Intraoperative radiotherapy during kyphoplasty (Kypo-IORT): a novel treatment approach for patients with symptomatic spinal metastases
Tina Reis, Elena Sperk, Frank Schneider, Frederic Bludau, Udo Obertacke, Frederik Wenz
Wound response after intraoperative radiotherapy
Samuele Massarut, Barbara Belletti, Ilenia Segatto, Erica Piccoli, Gustavo Baldassarre

Brief Report

Comparison of the proliferative and clonogenic growth capacity of wound fluid from breast cancer patients treated with and without intraoperative radiotherapy
Marlon R. Veldwijk, Christian Neumaier, Axel Gerhardt, Frank A. Giordano, Marc Sütterlin, Carsten Herskind, Frederik Wenz


Intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT) in the treatment of head and neck cancer
Marc W. Münter, Ulrich Köppen, Anika Ramuscak, Christian Sittel, Nils Wegner

Review Article

RADIANCE—A planning software for intra-operative radiation therapy
Manlio F. Valdivieso-Casique, Raúl Rodríguez, Samuel Rodríguez-Bescós, Dolores Lardíes, Pedro Guerra, María J. Ledesma, Andres Santos, Paula Ibáñez, Marie Vidal, José M. Udías, Miguel A. Otaduy, Juan A. Calama, Juan López-Tarjuelo, Juan Antonio Santos-Miranda, Manuel Desco, Verónica García-Vázquez, Eugenio Marinetto, Javier Pascau, Felipe Calvo, Carlos Illana


The focused issue “Intraoperative Radiotherapy II” was commissioned by the editorial office, Translational Cancer Research without any sponsorship or funding. Frederik Wenz, Frank A. Giordano and Pedro Lara served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the focused issue.