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External beam accelerated partial breast irradiation versus whole breast irradiation after breast conserving surgery in women with ductal carcinoma in situ and node-negative breast cancer (RAPID): a randomised controlled trial.Read more
Boon Chua's selected work
Axillary dissection in sentinel lymph node positive breast cancer: Is the staging informat..
Development Of A Tailored Supportive Care Intervention For Women Living With Advanced Brea..
Implementation of a Multidisciplinary Model of Care for Women With Metastatic Breast Cance..
A Randomised Phase Iii Study Of Radiation Doses And Fractionation Schedules For Non-Low Ri..
Displaying the 13 most recent projects by Boon Chua.
A Randomised Phase Iii Study Of Radiation Doses And Fractionation Schedules For Non-Low Risk Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Of The Breasta Randomised Phase Iii Study Of Radiation Doses And Fractionation Schedules For Non-Low Risk Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Of The Breast
After surgery to remove ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), a pre-invasive form of breast cancer, radiotherapy to the breast decreases the risk..
Posnoc (Positive Sentinel Node – A Randomised Trial Of Adjuvant Therapy Alone Versus Adjuvant Therapy Plus Clearance Or Axillary Radiotherapy)
POSNOC (POsitive Sentinel NOde – adjuvant therapy alone versus adjuvant therapy plus Clearance or axillary radiotherapy) will address the ke..
Displaying the 31 most recent scholarly works by Boon Chua.
External beam accelerated partial breast irradiation versus whole breast irradiation after breast conserving surgery in women with ductal carcinoma in situ and node-negative breast cancer (RAPID): a randomised controlled trial.
Timothy J Whelan, Jim A Julian, Tanya S Berrang, Do-Hoon Kim, Isabelle Germain, Alan M Nichol, Mohamed Akra, Sophie Lavertu, Francois Germain, Anthony Fyles, Theresa Trotter, Francisco E Perera, Susan Balkwill, Susan Chafe, Thomas McGowan, Thierry Muanza, Wayne A Beckham, Boon H Chua, Chu Shu Gu, Mark N Levine, et al.
Journal article | 2019 | The Lancet
BACKGROUND: Whole breast irradiation delivered once per day over 3-5 weeks after breast conserving surgery reduces local recurrenc..
Implementation of a Multidisciplinary Model of Care for Women With Metastatic Breast Cancer: Challenges and Lessons Learned
Sarah-May Blaschke, Karla C Gough, Boon H Chua, Prudence A Francis, Robyn Cockerell, Allison F Drosdowsky, Lisa Sheeran, Meinir Krishnasamy
Journal article | 2019 | Clinical Breast Cancer
Patient-reported outcomes in ductal carcinoma in situ: A systematic review
Madeleine T King, Zoe E Winters, Ivo A Olivotto, Andrew J Spillane, Boon H Chua, Christobel Saunders, A Helen Westenberg, G Bruce Mann, Petrina Burnett, Phyllis Butow, Claudia Rutherford
Journal article | 2017 | European Journal of Cancer
Regional Nodal Irradiation in Early-Stage Breast Cancer
Timothy J Whelan, Ivo A Olivotto, Wendy R Parulekar, Ida Ackerman, Boon H Chua, Abdenour Nabid, Katherine A Vallis, Julia R White, Pierre Rousseau, Andre Fortin, Lori J Pierce, Lee Manchul, Susan Chafe, Maureen C Nolan, Peter Craighead, Julie Bowen, David R McCready, Kathleen I Pritchard, Karen Gelmon, Yvonne Murray, et al.
Journal article | 2015 | New England Journal of Medicine
Can We Predict Plan Quality for External Beam Partial Breast Irradiation: Results of a Multicenter Feasibility Study (Trans Tasman Radiation Oncology Group Study 06.02)
Tomas Kron, David Willis, Emma Link, Margot Lehman, Gillian Campbell, Peter O'Brien, Boon Chua
Journal article | 2013 | International Journal of Radiation: Oncology - Biology - Physics
The dosimetric impact of supraclavicular nodal irradiation on the thyroid gland in patients with breast cancer.
Kim Ann Ung, Maria Portillo, Brigid Moran, Tomas Kron, Brooke Sawyer, Alan Herschtal, Boon H Chua
Journal article | 2013 | Practical Radiation Oncology
PURPOSE: The thyroid is not routinely considered an organ at risk in supraclavicular (SC) nodal radiation therapy (RT) for breast ..
A Prospective Pathologic Study to Define the Clinical Target Volume for Partial Breast Radiation Therapy in Women With Early Breast Cancer
Brandon T Nguyen, Siddhartha Deb, Stephen Fox, Prudence Hill, Marnie Collins, Boon H Chua
Journal article | 2012 | International Journal of Radiation: Oncology - Biology - Physics
Patterns and risk factors for locoregional failures after mastectomy for breast cancer: an International Breast Cancer Study Group report
P Karlsson, BF Cole, BH Chua, KN Price, J Lindtner, JP Collins, A Kovacs, B Thuerlimann, D Crivellari, M Castiglione-Gertsch, JF Forbes, RD Gelber, A Goldhirsch, G Gruber
Journal article | 2012 | Annals of Oncology
TIMING OF RADIOTHERAPY AND OUTCOME IN PATIENTS RECEIVING ADJUVANT ENDOCRINE THERAPY
Per Karlsson, Bernard F Cole, Marco Colleoni, Mario Roncadin, Boon H Chua, Elizabeth Murray, Karen N Price, Monica Castiglione-Gertsch, Aron Goldhirsch, Guenther Gruber
Journal article | 2011 | International Journal of Radiation: Oncology - Biology - Physics
Does inverse-planned intensity-modulated radiation therapy have a role in the treatment of patients with left-sided breast cancer?
Alison L Stillie, Tomas Kron, Alan Herschtal, Colin Hornby, Jim Cramb, Kelly Sullivan, Boon Chua
Journal article | 2011 | Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology
Increased use of adjuvant regional radiotherapy for node-positive breast cancer in British Columbia.
Boon Chua, Ivo A Olivotto, Lorna Weir, Winkle Kwan, Pauline Truong, Joseph Ragaz
Journal article | 2004 | The Breast Journal
This study was to determine if the use of regional radiotherapy (RT) changed in British Columbia after publication of new randomiz..
Is information from axillary dissection relevant to patients with clinically node-negative breast cancer?
Boon Chua, Owen Ung, Richard Taylor, John Boyages
Journal article | 2003 | The Breast Journal
The changing trends in the diagnosis and management of women with invasive breast cancer have prompted an examination of the need ..
Honours, Awards and Fellowships
FRANZCR - Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiology
European Society of Mastology
Astra Zeneca Breast Cancer Advisory Board
Australian New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group
Victorian Cooperative Oncology Group
Trans-Tasman Radiation Oncology Group
Doctor of Philosophy
University of Sydney
Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery
University of Melbourne