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Review Article

Proton beam radiotherapy for pancreas cancer
Michael S. Rutenberg, Romaine C. Nichols
Proton beam therapy for liver cancers
Michael Chuong, Adeel Kaiser, Jason Molitoris, Alejandra Mendez Romero, Smith Apisarnthanarax
Heavy charged particles for gastrointestinal cancers
Yuka Isozaki, Hirotoshi Takiyama, Tapesh Bhattacharyya, Daniel Ebner, Goro Kasuya, Hirokazu Makishima, Hiroshi Tsuji, Tadashi Kamada, Shigeru Yamada
Proton beam radiotherapy for anal and rectal cancers
Eugene J. Vaios, Jennifer Y. Wo
Radiation biology considerations of proton therapy for gastrointestinal cancers
Chris Beltran, Heather L. Schultz, Aman Anand, Kenneth Merrell
Is my life going to change?—a review of quality of life after rectal resection
Daniel Fernández-Martínez, Antonio Rodríguez-Infante, Jorge Luis Otero-Díez, Ricardo Felipe Baldonedo-Cernuda, María Pilar Mosteiro-Díaz, Luis Joaquin García-Flórez
Surgical management of pancreatic neuroendocrine liver metastases
Jordan M. Cloyd, Jason T. Wiseman, Timothy M. Pawlik

Original Article

Efficacy of bi-monthly hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with decompensated cirrhosis
Kei Moriya, Tadashi Namisaki, Shinya Sato, Masanori Furukawa, Akitoshi Douhara, Hideto Kawaratani, Kosuke Kaji, Mitsuteru Kitade, Naotaka Shimozato, Yasuhiko Sawada, Kenichiro Seki, Soichiro Saikawa, Hiroaki Takaya, Kou Kitagawa, Takemi Akahane, Akira Mitoro, Yasushi Okura, Junichi Yamao, Hitoshi Yoshiji
Evaluating treatment protocols for rectal squamous cell carcinomas: the Duke experience and literature
Erin J. Song, Corbin D. Jacobs, Manisha Palta, Christopher G. Willett, Yuan Wu, Brian G. Czito
Estimation of hepatocellular carcinoma mortality using aspartate aminotransferase to platelet ratio index
Kelvin Allenson, David Roife, Lillian S. Kao, Tien C. Ko, Curtis J. Wray
Circulating TGF-β1 as the potential epithelial mesenchymal transition-biomarker for diagnosis of cholangiocarcinoma
Phongsaran Kimawaha, Apinya Jusakul, Prem Junsawang, Watcharin Loilome, Narong Khuntikeo, Anchalee Techasen
Predictors of outcomes in patients with gastric cancer treated with contemporary multimodality strategies—a single institution experience
Tuyen Hoang, Michelle Park, Darryl Hiyama, Farshid Dayyani
Combined conventional transarterial chemoembolization with Mitomycin and percutaneous ablation for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma
Ricardo Yamada, Beatriz Bassaco, Stephen Bracewell, Samuel Volin, Heather Collins, Christopher Hannegan, Marcelo Guimarares
Downstaging unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma by radioembolization using 90-yttrium resin microspheres: a single center experience
Marco Tabone, Amedeo Calvo, Nadia Russolillo, Serena Langella, Paolo Carbonatto, Roberto Lo Tesoriere, Elisa Richetta, Riccardo Pellerito, Alessandro Ferrero
Proton beam re-irradiation for gastrointestinal malignancies: a systematic review
Andrew R. Barsky, Vishruth K. Reddy, John P. Plastaras, Edgar Ben-Josef, James M. Metz, Andrzej P. Wojcieszynski
Dose-modified gemcitabine plus nab-paclitaxel front-line in advanced pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma with baseline hyperbilirubinemia
Jane E. Rogers, Jonathan D. Mizrahi, Rachna T. Shroff, Douglas A. Nelson, Janet Tu, Milind M. Javle, Robert A. Wolff, Shubham Pant
Patterns of care and outcomes for adjuvant treatment of pT3N0 rectal cancer using the National Cancer Database
Thomas J. Quinn, Malolan S. Rajagopalan, Beant Gill, Shabnam M. Mehdiabadi, Peyman Kabolizadeh

Short Communication

Limited bias effect of intratumoral heterogeneity on genetic profiling of hepatocellular carcinoma
Ao Huang, Yu-Peng Wang, Jian Wang, Pei-Yao Fu, Xin Zhang, Ya Cao, Jia Fan, Xin-Rong Yang, Jian Zhou
Bidirectional chemotherapy in patients with gastric cancer and peritoneal metastasis
Sean P. Martin, Justin A. Drake, Jonathan M. Hernandez, Jeremy L. Davis

Editorial

A brief overview of the use of proton beam radiotherapy for gastrointestinal cancers
Christopher L. Hallemeier, Jonathan B. Ashman, Michael G. Haddock

Case Report

Advanced metastatic gastric adenocarcinoma identified within the placenta: a case report with literature review
Shajadi Patan, Taras Benzar, Gabrielle Sanford, Mindie Kavanaugh
Radiation-induced hepatitis masquerading as metastatic disease: the importance of correlating diagnostic imaging with treatment planning
Arthur A. Parsee, Jordan A. McDonald, Kun Jiang, Kujtim Latifi, Rutika Mehta, Jessica M. Frakes, Jose M. Pimiento, Sarah E. Hoffe

Meet the Professor

Professor Yanghee Woo: globalization of surgical innovation for stomach cancer treatment—a long but exciting road
Crystal Yan