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Anthony J. Cmelak

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Vanderbilt University

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Vanderbilt University

110 Twenty First Avenue South Suite 704

Nashville, Tennessee,37203

United States

Company Description

Vanderbilt University is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. Founded in 1873, the university is named for shipping and rail magnate "Commodore" Cornelius Vanderbilt, who provided Vanderbilt its initial $1 mi... more.

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Employment History

Professor, Senior Medical Director

Radiation Oncology Center


Affiliations

American Society of Clinical Oncology

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Education

M.D.


Web References(38 Total References)


HPV – Oral Cancer News

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Other authors on the paper include: Shanthi Marur (Johns Hopkins Medicine) and Anthony Cmelak (Vanderbilt University).


cisplatin – Oral Cancer News

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Two-year overall survival and progression-free survival were 93% and 80%, respectively, among 62 patients with operable stage III/IVA HPV-positive oropharyngeal squamous carcinoma who received lower-dose intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) after clinical complete response to induction chemotherapy, reported Dr. Anthony Cmelak, professor of radiation oncology at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn., and medical director of the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center at Franklin.
However, Dr. Cmelak does not yet recommend modifying regimens for patients with HPV-positive disease. "I don't recommend using lower doses now, off study. Ultimately, we will need a large randomized trial," he said. "This study represents one more piece of evidence that we need to look at the optimal regimen for both chemotherapy and radiation technique and dosage to minimize toxicities," he added.


radiation therapy – Oral Cancer News

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Author: Anthony Cmelak, M.D. Source: medicalnewstoday.com
A new study suggests that lowering the dose of radiation therapy for some head and neck cancer patients may improve outcomes and cause fewer long-term side effects. The research was presented by lead author Anthony Cmelak, M.D., professor of Radiation Oncology at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC), during the 50th annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), held recently in Chicago. The study focused on patients with newly-diagnosed oropharyngeal cancers related to the human papilloma virus (HPV). More than two-thirds of new head and neck cancer patients have HPV-positive tumors and the number of these patients is on the rise. Cmelak's prior cooperative group study found that patients with HPV-positive oropharyngeal cancer have significantly longer survival rates than patients whose tumors are HPV negative. "Treatment for head and neck cancer can be quite grueling, so it's very encouraging to see we can safely dial back treatment for patients with less aggressive disease and an overall good prognosis, particularly for young patients who have many years to deal with long-term side effects," said Cmelak. He noted that lower-dose IMRT is not recommended for patients with HPV-negative cancer or larger tumors. The research was presented by lead author Anthony Cmelak, M.D., professor of Radiation Oncology at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, during the 50th annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), held May 30 to June 3 in Chicago. "Treatment for head and neck cancer can be quite grueling, so it's very encouraging to see we can safely dial back treatment for patients with less aggressive disease and an overall good prognosis, particularly for young patients who have many years to deal with long-term side effects," said Cmelak. He noted that lower-dose IMRT is not recommended for patients with HPV-negative cancer or larger tumors.


Remedy Publications

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Anthony J. Cmelak, MD
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center


Editors - SRL Oncology & Hematology

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Anthony J. Cmelak, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, USA


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