Congress introduction

Please find below the list of abstracts displayed on site.

We gratefully aknowledge all authors for their work.


Oral Presentations

Proferred papers (Thursday, June 20th)

  • OP1 . Facial deformations in patients treated for head and neck rhabdomyosarcoma, the difference between treatment modalities and a dose-effect relation for specific facial bones - Marinka Hol (Netherlands)
  • OP2 . Cognitive functions before radiotherapy in pediatric patients with brain tumors - Jiaxin He (China)
  • OP3 . Early ototoxicity in children after craniospinal irradiation using pencil beam proton therapy - Rezarta Frakulli (Germany)
  • OP4 . Towards a Consensus on Normal Tissues of Interest for the Paediatric Radiotherapy Population - Sarah Kelly (Belgium)
  • OP5 . Risk Factors of Small Final Height in Survivors of Childhood Cancer, Importance of the Irradiation Dose at the Hypophysis Gland - Charlotte Drmoor-Goldshmidt (France)
  • OP6 . Optimization of intracranial germinoma treatment: A single institution experience with 219 patients supports radiotherapy alone with reduced volume and dose - Hwa Kyung Byun (Republic of Korea)
  • OP7 . The Value of High-Dose Radiotherapy in Pediatric Intracranial Ependymoma - Matthew Poppe (USA)
  • OP8 . Application of Exactrac X-ray image guide system in stereotactic radiosurgery for intracranial neural tumors in patients aged 3-14 years - Zhaoming Zhou (China)
  • OP9 . Radiotherapy in the management of children with gliomatosis cerebri in France - Valentine Martin (France)

Proferred papers (Saturday, June 22nd)

  • OP10 . Institutional experience of re-RT in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma - Rahul Krishnatry (India)
  • OP11 . Timing of Local Therapy Affects Survival in Ewing Sarcoma - Ethan Ludmir (USA)
  • OP12 . The Pediatric Radiation Oncology Society Working Group on Low- and Middle-Income Countries (PROS-LMIC) Strategic Plan to Advance Care, Education, and Research - Clayton Hess (USA)
  • OP13 . Disease Control and Patterns of Failure following Proton Beam Therapy for Rhabdomyosarcoma - Ethan Ludmir (USA)
  • OP14 . Pleuropulmonary Blastoma - A retrospective single institute experience of a rare malignancy - Nehal Khanna (India)
  • OP15 . Irradiation in deep inspiration breath hold using PBS in paediatric patients – first experiences - Barbora Ondrova (Czech Republic)
  • OP16 . Treatment Outcomes Following 45 GyRBE to a Post-Induction Target Volume in Children with Group III Orbital Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma - Daniel Indelicato (USA)
  • OP17 . An European survey to evaluate clinical practice of image‐guided radiation therapy in children - On behalf of the participating members of the Pediatric Radiation Oncology Society and our projectbased consortium - Irma Van Dijk (Netherlands)

Paper posters

  • A novel paediatric bowtie filter for ultra-low dose CBCT guided radiotherapy - Abigail Bryce-Atkinson (United Kingdom)
  • Review of IMRT based tumour bed boost for medulloblastoma on doses for hippocampus, cochlea and pituitary and predict long term toxicity rates - Rahul Krishnatry (India)
  • The regression patterns of pediatric optic pathway glioma after Proton Beam Therapy - Hyunjung Kim (Republic of Korea)
  • Modification of CSI Technique in the Setting of Limited Radiotherapy Resources: the FixiMolli - Elia Aditya Bani Kuncoro (Indonesia)
  • Analyzing comfort levels of radiation oncology staff treating pediatric patients in order to target opportunities for staff development to improve children's experiences during radiotherapy - Blair Murphy (USA)
  • Modeling Early Dose-Effect Bone Changes in Children Irradiated for Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Orbit - Marinka Hol (Netherlands)
  • Optimizing Immobilization and IGRT schedule for decreasing PTV margins for supine Cranio-spinal irradiation - Rahul Krishnatry (India)
  • Feasibility of carbon ion radiotherapy as a new technique in the treatment of retroperitoneal neuroblastoma - Sophie Huijskens (Netherlands)
  • The feasibility of psychological interventions for reducing the use of anesthesia during radiotherapy in <5 yr pediatric patients with CNS malignancies - Jiaxin He (China)
  • The Psychosocial Aspects in Running Paediatric Anaesthetic Services in Paediatric Radiotherapy in a Non-Paediatric Environment - Zaiti Kostense (Netherlands)
  • The Relapse Patterns of Adjuvant Radiotherapy in Childhood Ependymoma - Serra Kamer (Turkey)
  • Active scanning proton beam radiotherapy in pediatric patients with brain tumors - Barbara Rombi (Italy)
  • Retrospective review of pediatric CNS tumor patients under the age of 3 who received intensity-modulated radiotherapy - Joongyo Lee (Republic of Korea)
  • Monitoring and management of anatomical variations during proton therapy treatments in pediatric patients - Sabina Vennarini (Italy)
  • The Results of Radiotherapy in Childhood Neuroblastomas: Turkish Society for Radiation Oncology- Pediatric Tumors Study Group - Melek Tugce Yilmaz (Turkey)
  • Testis sparing, low dose total body irradiation for reduced-intensity conditioning: A dosimetric analysis and preliminary clinical outcomes - Hiroshi Fuji (Japan)
  • Possibility of craniospinal radiation dose reduction for children with metastatic medulloblastoma - Vasiliy Grigorenko (Russian Federation)
  • Impact of sequencing radiotherapy and chemotherapy in medulloblastoma - Josué Abraham Hernandez Benitez (Mexico)
  • An audit of clinical profile and radiation protocol deviation of pediatric patients in India - Rashi Agrawal (India)
  • Clinical analysis of intensive nutrition intervention on central nervous system tumors in childhood with concurrent chemotherapy and radiotherapy - Jiaxin He (China)
  • Integration of paediatric proton radiotherapy services with paediatric anaesthesia: The Groningen experience 1 year on - Zaiti Kostense (Netherlands)
  • Rare intracranial primary yolk sac tumors in adolescent patients - Jiaxin He (China)
  • Clinical and Epidemiological Profile of children receiving External Beam Radiation Therapy in a tertiary care centre from South India - Divya Bharathi Selvaraj (India)
  • Emergency radiotherapy in Intracranial Germ Cell Tumors (GCTs) Patients with KPS≤ 40: A Retrospective Analysis of 27 Cases - Zhaoming Zhou (China)
  • Analysis of Contralateral kidney Radiation doses in Pediatric patients with Wilms tumor : a study from single tertiary care institutional from developing country - Muneeb Uddin Karim (Pakistan)
  • Clinical Profile of Pediatric Oncology Patients Treated with Radiation in Myanmar Radiotherapy Center - Khin Thuzar Pyone (Myanmar)
  • Analysis of Clinical Features on Death from Intracranial Germ Cell Tumors (GCTs): A Retrospective Cohort Study - Zhaoming Zhou (China)
  • Clinical Profile of Paediatric Oncology Patients Treated by External Beam Radiotherapy in Radiation Oncology Unit, Mandalay General Hospital, Myanmar - Myat Su Aung (Myanmar)
  • Relapse Patterns and Related Prognostic Factors After Radiotherapy in Childhood Rhabdomyosarcoma - Serra Kamer (Turkey)
  • Results of treatment in children with rhabdomyosarcoma – a single institution retrospective study - Radu-Vlad Neag (Romania)
  • A Literature Review on Radiation Therapy for Palliation of Pediatric Brain Tumors - Aveline Marie Ylanan (Philippines)