Ralph A. Brasacchio, M.D.

Ralph A. Brasacchio, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 647
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-5625
Fax: (585) 275-1531

Books

2004
Brasacchio RA. "Radiation therapy and hormonal therapy for the treatment of prostate adenocarcinoma". Prostate Cancer: Mechanisms, Prevention, and Hormone Therapy. Chang C. Singapore: World Scientific Publications, PTE Ltd., 2004.
2001
Nelson D, Jenkins, R., Scheithauer, B., Raffel, C., Dinapoli, R., Schild, S., Brasacchio, R., Korones, D. "Central Nervous System Tumors". Clinical Oncology: A Multidisciplinary Approach for Physicians and Students. Rubin, P.. Philadelphia: WB Saunders Co., 2001.
1997
Rubin P, Chen Y, Brasacchio RA.. "Staging and classification of the cancer and the host: A unified approach verus neotaxonomy.". Principles and Practice of Radiation Oncology. Perez, C. A. and Brady, L. W.. Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven Publishers, 1997. 213-229

Journal Articles

Showing all 18 journal articles available.

2011
Mustian KM; Roscoe JA; Palesh OG; Sprod LK; Heckler CE; Peppone LJ; Usuki KY; Ling MN; Brasacchio RA; Morrow GR. "Polarity therapy for cancer-related fatigue in patients with breast cancer receiving radiation therapy: a randomized controlled pilot study". Integrative cancer therapies. 2011; 10(1): 27-37. Link
2008 Jul
Corbin K, Fisher S, Sahasrabudhe D, Pandya K, Brasacchio R, Constine LS. "Five tumors over six years in eighth decade of life." Cancer investigation. 2008 Jul; 26(6):634-7.
2007 Nov
Yu Y, Podder TK, Zhang YD, Ng WS, Misic V, Sherman J, Fuller D, Rubens DJ, Strang JG, Brasacchio RA, Messing EM. "Robotic system for prostate brachytherapy." Computer aided surgery : official journal of the International Society for Computer Aided Surgery. 2007 Nov; 12(6):366-70.
2006 Sep
Rubens DJ, Yu Y, Barnes AS, Strang JG, Brasacchio R. "Image-guided brachytherapy for prostate cancer." Radiologic clinics of North America. 2006 Sep; 44(5):735-48, viii-ix.
2006 Aug
Podder T, Clark D, Sherman J, Fuller D, Messing E, Rubens D, Strang J, Brasacchio R, Liao L, Ng WS, Yu Y. "Vivo motion and force measurement of surgical needle intervention during prostate brachytherapy." Medical physics.. 2006 Aug; 33(8):2915-22.
2006 Apr
Pilepich MV, Paulus R, St Clair W, Brasacchio RA, Rostock R, Miller RC. "Phase III study of pentosanpolysulfate (PPS) in treatment of gastrointestinal tract sequelae of radiotherapy." American journal of clinical oncology.. 2006 Apr; 29(2):132-7.
2006
Rubin P; Brasacchio R; Katz A. "Solitary metastases: illusion versus reality". Sem Radiat Oncol. 2006; 16(2): 120-130. Link
2006
Yu Y, Podder T, Zhang Y, Ng WS, Misic V, Sherman J, Fu L, Fuller D, Messing E, Rubens D, Strang J, Brasacchio R. "Robot-assisted prostate brachytherapy." Medical image computing and computer-assisted intervention : MICCAI ... International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention. 2006 9(Pt 1):41-9.
2006
Podder TK, Sherman J, Messing EM, Rubens DJ, Fuller D, Strang JG, Brasacchio RA, Yu Y. "Needle insertion force estimation model using procedure-specific and patient-specific criteria." Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society.. 2006 1:555-8.
2006
Sherman J, Podder TK, Misic V, Fu L, Fuller D, Winey B, Messing EM, Rubens DJ, Strang JG, Brasacchio R, Yu Y. "Efficacy of prostate stabilizing techniques during brachytherapy procedure." Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society.. 2006 1:563-6.
2006
Podder TK, Sherman J, Fuller D, Messing EM, Rubens DJ, Strang JG, Brasacchio RA, Yu Y. "In-vivo measurement of surgical needle intervention parameters: a pilot study." Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society.. 2006 1:3652-5.
2005
Fu L, Ng WS, Liu H, O'Dell W, Rubens D, Strang J, Schell MC, Brasacchio R, Liao L, Messing E, Yu Y. "Bouquet brachytherapy: feasibility and optimization of conically spaced implants." Brachytherapy. 2005 4(1):59-63.
2004 Jan 1
Singh D, Yi WS, Brasacchio RA, Muhs AG, Smudzin T, Williams JP, Messing E, Okunieff P. "Is there a favorable subset of patients with prostate cancer who develop oligometastases?" International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics.. 2004 Jan 1; 58(1):3-10.
2003 May 7
Liu H, Cheng G, Yu Y, Brasacchio R, Rubens D, Strang J, Liao L, Messing E. "Automatic localization of implanted seeds from post-implant CT images." Physics in medicine and biology. 2003 May 7; 48(9):1191-203.
2001 May
Strang JG, Rubens DJ, Brasacchio RA, Yu Y, Messing EM. "Real-time US versus CT determination of pubic arch interference for brachytherapy." Radiology.. 2001 May; 219(2):387-93.
1999 Jul 1
Messing EM, Zhang JB, Rubens DJ, Brasacchio RA, Strang JG, Soni A, Schell MC, Okunieff PG, Yu Y. "Intraoperative optimized inverse planning for prostate brachytherapy: early experience." International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics.. 1999 Jul 1; 44(4):801-8.
1999 Feb 1
Yu Y, Zhang JB, Brasacchio RA, Okunieff PG, Rubens DJ, Strang JG, Soni A, Messing EM. "Automated treatment planning engine for prostate seed implant brachytherapy." International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics.. 1999 Feb 1; 43(3):647-52.
1998 Aug
Lancet JE, Rapoport AP, Brasacchio R, Eberly S, Raubertas RF, Linder T, Muhs A, Duerst RE, Abboud CN, Packman CH, DiPersio JF, Constine LS, Rowe JM, Liesveld JL. "Autotransplantation for relapsed or refractory Hodgkin's disease: long-term follow-up and analysis of prognostic factors." Bone marrow transplantation. 1998 Aug; 22(3):265-71.