Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2020 Integrating geriatric assessment into routine gastrointestinal (GI) consultation: The Cancer and Aging Resilience Evaluation (CARE) 2020
2020 Anchored Transponder Guided Lung Radiation Therapy 2020
2020 Controlling heterogeneity within the lymphatic target volume for dose painted treatment of prostate cancer 2020
2020 Lipid microsphere bound oxycodone for pain management in patients receiving radiotherapy for head and neck cancer 2020
2019 Comparison of Techniques for Involved-Site Radiation Therapy in Patients With Lower Mediastinal Lymphoma 2019
2019 Social inclusion increases with time for zero-tillage wheat in the Eastern Indo-Gangetic Plains 2019
2019 Short-term impacts of conservation agriculture on soil physical properties and productivity in the midhills of Nepal 2019
2019 Sarcopenia & aging in cancer 2019
2019 Patient Demographics and Referral Patterns for [F-18]Fluciclovine-PET Imaging at a Tertiary Academic Medical Center 2019
2019 Pathologic Predictors of Local Recurrence in Atypical Meningiomas Following Gross Total Resection 2019
2019 Incidence of mesorectal node metastasis in locally advanced cervical cancer: its therapeutic implications 2019
2019 Cathodoluminescence and trace-element chemistry of quartz from sudbury offset dikes: Observations, interpretations, and genetic implications 2019
2019 Longitudinal assessment of anchored transponder migration following lung stereotactic body radiation therapy 2019
2019 Prostate Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy With a Focal Simultaneous Integrated Boost: Acute Toxicity and Dosimetry Results From a Prospective Trial 2019
2018 How Would MRI-targeted Prostate Biopsy Alter Radiation Therapy Approaches in Treating Prostate Cancer? 2018
2018 Brain dosimetry from locally advanced head and neck cancer radiotherapy: implications for neurocognitive outcomes research 2018
2018 Dynamics of the vaginal wall dose in HDR interstitial brachytherapy for gynecological cancer: Systematic analysis of phantom vs patient case 2018
2017 Subcutaneous adipose tissue characteristics and the risk of biochemical recurrence in men with high-risk prostate cancer 2017
2017 Fractionated stereotactic radiation therapy for intact brain metastases 2017
2017 Gait Speed and Survival in Patients With Brain Metastases 2017
2017 CT measures of bone mineral density and muscle mass can Be used to predict noncancer death in men with prostate cancer 2017
2017 Distant brain recurrence in patients with five or more newly diagnosed brain metastases treated with focal stereotactic radiotherapy alone. 2017
2016 Long-term results of a phase I/II trial of the addition of celecoxib to chemoradiotherapy for locally advanced or recurrent squamous cell carcinoma of the head-and-neck 2016
2016 Mesorectal node metastasis from gynecological cancer in the era of 3D conformal pelvic radiation therapy and intensity modulated radiation therapy 2016
2016 Combining Computed Tomography-Based Bone Density Assessment with FRAX Screening in Men with Prostate Cancer 2016
2016 Impact of adjuvant chemoradiation on survival in patients with resectable cholangiocarcinoma 2016
2016 Evaluating the Role of Urinalysis for Suspected Cystitis in Women Undergoing Pelvic Radiotherapy. 2016
2016 Factors associated with increased incidence of severe toxicities following yttrium-90 resin microspheres in the treatment of hepatic malignancies 2016
2016 Pelvic radiotherapy versus radical prostatectomy with limited lymph node sampling for high-grade prostate adenocarcinoma 2016
2015 Patterns of Failure for Lymph Node-Positive Resected Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma After Adjuvant Radiotherapy or Gemcitabine-based Chemotherapy Alone 2015
2014 Hypofractionated stereotactic radiosurgery with concurrent bevacizumab for recurrent malignant gliomas: The University of Alabama at Birmingham experience 2014
2014 Reply 2014
2014 Different rectal toxicity tolerance with and without simultaneous conventionally-fractionated pelvic lymph node treatment in patients receiving hypofractionated prostate radiotherapy 2014
2014 An empirical assessment of two-dimensional (2D) Debye-Scherrer-type image-plate X-ray diffraction data collapsed into a 1D diffractogram 2014
2014 PSA response to neoadjuvant androgen deprivation is an independent prognostic marker and may identify patients who benefit from treatment escalation 2014
2014 Reduced radiation tolerance of penile structures associated with dose-escalated hypofractionated prostate radiotherapy 2014
2013 Efficacy and toxicity of conventionally fractionated pelvic radiation with a hypofractionated simultaneous versus conventionally fractionated sequential boost for patients with high-risk prostate cancer 2013
2013 Patient benefit from salvage radiation for prostate cancer. 2013
2013 Spontaneous spinal epidural abscess presenting in a previously healthy young adult man 2013
2012 Hypofractionated Prostate Radiotherapy with or without Conventionally Fractionated Nodal Irradiation: Clinical Toxicity Observations and Retrospective Daily Dosimetry. 2012
2011 Efficacy and rectal toxicity of hypofractionated radiation therapy with daily image guidance. 2011

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2012
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2008
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2006
  • Birmingham Baptist Health Systems, Internship 2013
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Residency 2017
  • Full Name

  • Andrew McDonald