Richard Pieters, MD

Medical School

1982 M.D. Brown University

Residency

1986-87 Fellowship at Tufts/New England Medical Center 
1983-1986 Resident New England Medical Center

Acreditation

1986 American Board of Radiology

Academic Appointment

Associate Professor

Peer Reviewed Journal Papers

  • FitzGerald TJ, Urie M, Ulin K, Laurie F, Yorty,Hanusik R,.Kessel S, Bishop Jodoin M, Osagie G, Cicchetti MG,Pieters R, McCarten K, Rosen N, Processes for Quality Improvements in Radiation Oncology Clinical Trials, Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. Vol. 71(1,S.1) S76-S79, May, 2008
  • FFitzgerald TJ, Jodoin MB, Tillman G, Aronowitz J, Pieters R, Balducci S, Meyer J, Cicchetti MG, Kadish S, McCauley S, Sawicka J, Urie M, Lo YC, Mayo C, Ulin K, Ding L, Britton M, Huang J, Arous E, Radiation therapy toxicity to the skin. Dermatol Clin. 2008 Jan;26(1):161-72
  • Fitzgerald TJ, Aronowitz J, Cicchetti MG, Fisher G, Kadish S, Lo YC, Mayo C, McCauley S, Meyer J, Pieters R, Sherman A, The effect of radiation therapy on normal tissue function, Hematol Oncol Clin North Am, 20(1): 141-163, 2006
  • Pieters RS, Niemierko A, Fullerton BC, Munzenrider JE, Tolerance of the cauda equina to high-dose fractionated irradiation, Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. Vol. 64, No.1, pp.251-257, 2006.
  • Heath JA, Steinherz PG, Altman A, Sather H, Jhanwar S, Halperin S, Pieters R, ShahN, Steinherz L Tannous R, Terry W, Trigg ME; Children’s Cancer Group: “Human Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor in Children with High-Risk Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia: A Children’s Cancer Group Study, J Clin Oncol. 2003 Apr 15;21(8):1612-7. /li>
  • KKagan AR, Rose CM, Bedwinek JM, Blitzer PH, Brascho DJ, Brown AP, Coia LR, Earle JD, Janjan NA, Lowy RO, Pieters RS, Rotman M, Leibel SA: Bone Metastases, American College of Radiology, ACR Appropriateness Criteria, Radiology 2000 Jun:215 Suppl: 1077-104.
  • Pieters RS: “What Should Be the Routine Follow-up After Definitive Therapy of Localized Lung Cancer? - Response,” Current Clinical Practice, Seminars in Oncology, 23(4): xv-xx, 1996.
  • Kinard J, Zwicker R, Schmidt-Ullrich R, Kaufman N and Pieters RS: “Short Communication: Total craniofacial photon shell technique for radiotherapy of extensive angiosarcomas of the head.” British Journal of Radiology, 69 (820): 351-355, 1996.
  • Olson TA, Bayar E, Kosnik E, Hamoudi A, Klopfenstein K, Pieters RS, and Ruymann F: “Successful Treatment of Disseminated Central Nervous System Malignant Rhabdoid Tumor.” Journal of Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology, 17 (1):71-75, 1995.
  • Nag S, Olson T, Ruymann F, Teich S and Pieters RS: “High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy in Childhood Sarcomas: A Local Control Strategy Preserving Bone Growth and Function.” Medical and Pediatric Oncology, 25: 463-469, 1995.
  • Nag S, Grecula J, Ruymann F, Su C, Pieters RS, Gahbauer R: “The Use of High-Dose-Rate Remote Brachytherapy in Pediatric Tumors.” Activity Selectron Brachytherapy Journal, 4 (2):22-23, 1990.
  • Klump R, Pieters RS, Smith JJ, Badalament R, Drago JR: “Radiotherapy and Concomitant Chemoradiotherapy in the NV Rat Prostate Adeno- carcinoma Model.” In Vivo, 3: 109-112, 1989.
  • Pieters RS: “Radiation Treatment Technique and Surgical Results.”(letter). Archives of Surgery, 123 (5):663-4, 1988.