Selected Publications

A list of my most recent publications can be found below.  A complete list can be obtained in PDF format by downloading them here:

Complete Publication List -


Medical Textbooks

  1. Bomford CK, Kunkler IH and Sheriff S. Editors: Walter and Miller's Textbook of Radiotherapy Fifth Edition, Churchill Livingston (1993).

  2. Bomford CK and Kunkler IH. Editors: Walter and Miller's Textbook of Radiotherapy. Sixth Edition, Elsevier Science (2002).

Peer Reviewed Papers

  1. Kunkler IH, Williams LJ, King CC, Jack W (2009) Breast radiotherapy: considerations in older patients. Clinical Oncology Special Edition 21: 111-117.

  2. Verdecchia A, Baili P, Quaglia A, Kunkler I, Ciampichini R, Berrino F, Micheli A (2008). Patient survival for all cancers combined as indicator of cancer control in Europe. Eur J Public Health 18: 527-532.

  3. Wildiers H, Kunkler I, Biganzoli L, Fracheboud J, Vlastos G, Bernard-Marty C, Hurria A, Extermann M, Girre V, Brain E, Audisio RA, Bartelink H, Barton M, Giordano SH, Muss H, Aapro M (2007). Management of Breast Cancer in the Elderly: Recommendations of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG). Lancet Oncology 8: 1101-1115.

  4. Kunkler IH, Prescott RJ, Lee RJ, Brebner JA, Cairns JA, Fielding RG, Bowman A, Neades G, Walls ADF, Chetty U, Dixon JM, Smith ME, Gardner TW, Macnab M, Swann S, Maclean JR (2007). TELEMAM: a cluster randomised trial to assess the use of telemedicine in multi-disciplinary breast cancer decision making. European Journal of Cancer 43, 17: 2506-2514.

  5. Prescott RJ, Kunkler IH, Williams LJ, King CC, Jack W, Van der Pol M, Goh TT, Lindley R, Cairns J (2007). PRIME I: assessing the impact of adjuvant breast radiotherapy on quality of life in low risk older patients following breast conserving surgery. Health Technology Assessment 11: 1-49.

  6. Verdecchia A, Francisci S, Brenner H, Gatta G, Micheli A, Mangone L, Kunkler I and the EUROCARE-4 Working Group (2007). Recent cancer survival in Europe: a 2000-02 period analysis of EUROCARE-4 data. Lancet Oncology 8: 784-796.

  7. Kunkler IH, Fielding RG, Macnab M, Swann S, Brebner JA, Prescott RJ, Maclean RJ, Chetty U, Bowman, A, Neades G, Dixon JM, Smith ME, Walls ADF, Cairns J, Lee RJ, Lee AJ, Gardner T. (2006) Group dynamics within telemedicine and standard multidisciplinary team meetings: results from the TELEMAM randomised trial. J. Telemed. Telecare, 12, supplement 3, 55-58.

  8. Gatta G, Ciccolallo L, Kunkler I, Capocaccia R, Berrino F, Coleman M, De Angelis R, Faivre J, Lutz JM, Martinez C, Moller T, Sankila R and the EUROCARE Working Group (2006). Survival for rare cancers. Lancet Oncology 7: 132-140.