Dr. Jeffrey Demanes’ scientific interests are clinical outcome studies for patients treated with brachytherapy, development of brachytherapy technical methods, and innovative applications for brachytherapy. His special area of expertise is high dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy.
Selected Cancer-Related Publications:
Demanes DJ, Martinez AA, Ghilezan M, Hill DR, Schour L, Brandt D, Gustafson G. High-Dose-Rate Monotherapy: Safe and Effective Brachytherapy for Patients with Localized Prostate Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 Feb 9. [Epub ahead of print]
Demanes DJ, Brandt D, Schour L, Hill DR. Excellent results from high dose rate brachytherapy and external beam for prostate cancer are not improved by androgen deprivation. Am J Clin Oncol. 2009 Aug;32(4):342-7.
Demanes DJ, Rodriguez RR, Schour L, Brandt D, Altieri G. High-dose-rate intensity-modulated brachytherapy with external beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer: California endocurietherapy's 10-year results. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Apr 1;61(5):1306-16. Review.
Demanes DJ, Samaranayake RP, Cmelak A, Cruz R, Rodriguez RR. Brachytherapy and External Radiation for Carcinoma of the Base of Tongue: Implantation of the Primary Tumor and Cervical Adenopathy. International Journal of Brachytherapy, 2000: 16:211-223.
Demanes DJ, Rodriguez RR, Bendre DD, Ewing TL. High dose rate transperineal interstitial brachytherapy for cervical cancer: high pelvic control and low complication rates. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1999 Aug 1;45(1):105-12.