Pathological and biological rationale of partial breast irradiation (PBI) and the basis of the Targit Trial
Could MRI be useful to select patients for breast conserving surgery?
The Core trial Protocol of the Targit Trial
The UK Pilot Study of intraoperative radiation therapy: the first full paper about Targit
The surgical technique of targeted intraoperative radiotherapy (TARGIT) for early breast cancer treatment as used in the Targit trial
A possible one-stop out patient treatment for small breast cancers
PhD Thesis of Jayant S Vaidya
2003 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium:30-minute invited presentation about the Targit trial
2003 Flash (SABCS Website)– not live any more.
Poster discussion about cosmetic results of the (Targit) intraoperative radiation therapy boost cases
Acute and Late Toxicity data about the Targit approach.
Reviews, Editorial, Viewpoint
Radiobiology of Targeted intraoperation radiation therapy (TARGIT): Mathematical Modelling of breast cancer growth, recurrence and intra-operative radiotherapy (IORT)
Targit under Local Anaesthetic
Targit boost :- results in a very low recurrence
5-yr actuarial = 1.73% – half the expected recurrence rate
Novel effects of TARGIT on tumour micro-environment
First publication of the main results
Low radiation-related toxicity with TARGIT
Cost-effectiveness of TARGIT
Better Cosmetic outcome from TARGIT
Better Quality of Life with TARGIT
Main 5-year results and first analysis of survival