Associate Professor Michael Back

Director of Radiation Oncology, Northern Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal North Shore Hospital
Medicine, Northern Clinical School

E25 - Royal North Shore Hospital
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9926 5010

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Themes | Keywords | Publications



Cancer; radiation oncology; Brain tumours


2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2008


  • Gzell, C., Wheeler, H., Guo, L., Kastelan, M., Back, M. (2014), Employment following chemoradiotherapy in glioblastoma: a prospective case series. Journal of Cancer Survivorship. 8, 108-113. [Abstract]


  • Acharya, U., Cox, J., Rinks, M., Gaur, P., Back, M. (2013), Ability of radiation therapists to assess radiation-induced skin toxicity. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 57(3), 373-377. [Abstract]
  • Johnston, M., Guo, L., Back, M., Guminski, A., Lee, A., Hanna, C., Veivers, D., Wignall, A., Eade, T. (2013), Intensity-modulated radiotherapy using simultaneous-integrated boost for definitive treatment of locally advanced mucosal head and neck cancer: Outcomes from a single-institution series. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 57(3), 356-363. [Abstract]


  • Thompson, A., Cone, R., Gao, H., Hammond, E., Fraser, D., Back, M. (2012), Is advanced age a barrier to effective cancer treatment? The experience of nonagenarians receiving radiation therapy. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. 8(3), 255-259. [Abstract]


  • Johnston, M., Clifford, S., Bromley, R., Back, M., Oliver, L., Eade, T. (2011), Volumetric-modulated Arc Therapy in Head and Neck Radiotherapy: A Planning Comparison using Simultaneous Integrated Boost for Nasopharynx and Oropharynx Carcinoma. Clinical oncology (Royal College of Radiologists (Great Britain)). 23(8), 503-11. [Abstract]
  • Wong, S., Kaur, A., Back, M., Lee, K., Baggarley, S., Lu, J. (2011), An ultrasonographic evaluation of skin thickness in breast cancer patients after postmastectomy radiation therapy. Radiation Oncology. 6, 9. [Abstract]


  • Bell, L., Oliver, L., Vial, P., Eade, T., Rinks, M., Hammond, E., Morgan, G., Back, M., Wiltshire, K. (2010), Implementation of an image-guided radiation therapy program: Lessons learnt and future challenges. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 54(1), 82-89. [Abstract]


  • Shi, J., Cox, J., Atyeo, J., Loh, Y., Choung, W., Back, M. (2008), Clinician and therapist perceptions on radiation therapist-led treatment reviews in radiation oncology practice. Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. 89(3), 361-7. [Abstract]
  • Back, M., Oliver, L., Bromley, R., Eade, T. (2008), Multicentre quality assurance of intensity-modulated radiotherapy planning: beware the benchmarker. Journal of medical imaging and radiation oncology. , 197. [Abstract]
  • Back, M. (2008), Cutaneous Malignant Meleanoma. In: Radiation Oncology: An Evidence-Based Approach. (pp.513-528).Germany: Springer.
  • Leong, C., Chung, H., Lee, K., Shakespeare, T., Mukherjee, R., Wong, L., Lu, J., Tey, J., Lim, R., So, J., Back, M. (2008), Outcomes of adjuvant chemoradiotherapy after a radical gastrectomy and a D2 node dissection for gastric adenocarcinoma. Cancer journal. 14(4), 269-275. [Abstract]