A Obermair

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Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A phase III randomized clinical trial comparing laparoscopic or robotic radical hysterectomy with abdominal radical hysterectomy in patients with early stage cervical cancer
    Andreas Obermair
    University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Department of Gynecological Oncology, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 15:584-8. 2008
  2. pmc Pretreatment malnutrition and quality of life - association with prolonged length of hospital stay among patients with gynecological cancer: a cohort study
    Brenda Laky
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Level 6 Ned Hanlon Building, The Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston Queensland 4029, Australia
    BMC Cancer 10:232. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Total laparoscopic hysterectomy versus total abdominal hysterectomy for obese women with endometrial cancer
    A Obermair
    Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 15:319-24. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy in the treatment of ovarian tumours of low malignant potential
    Andreas Obermair
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, and Medical School, University of Queensland, Heston, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:438-44. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of skin closure after laparotomy for gynaecological surgery
    Andreas Obermair
    Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 77:460-3. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Anemia before and during concurrent chemoradiotherapy in patients with cervical carcinoma: Effect on progression-free survival
    A Obermair
    Queensland Center for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Women s Hospital, Queensland University of Technology, School of Public Health, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 13:633-9. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint A new prognostic model for FIGO stage 1 epithelial ovarian cancer
    Andreas Obermair
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Medical School University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 104:607-11. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Total laparoscopic hysterectomy for endometrial cancer: patterns of recurrence and survival
    Andreas Obermair
    King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, Subiaco, WA, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 92:789-93. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Disease-free survival after vaginal vault brachytherapy versus observation for patients with node-negative intermediate-risk endometrial adenocarcinoma
    Andreas Obermair
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Central Clinical Division, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 110:280-5. 2008
  10. pmc Risk of endometrial cancer for women diagnosed with HNPCC-related colorectal carcinoma
    Andreas Obermair
    School of Medicine, The University of Queensland and the Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Int J Cancer 127:2678-84. 2010

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Publications57

  1. doi request reprint A phase III randomized clinical trial comparing laparoscopic or robotic radical hysterectomy with abdominal radical hysterectomy in patients with early stage cervical cancer
    Andreas Obermair
    University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Department of Gynecological Oncology, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 15:584-8. 2008
    ..In this study, TLRH or total robotic radical hysterectomy (TRRH) will be performed without a vaginally assisted portion of the procedure...
  2. pmc Pretreatment malnutrition and quality of life - association with prolonged length of hospital stay among patients with gynecological cancer: a cohort study
    Brenda Laky
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Level 6 Ned Hanlon Building, The Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston Queensland 4029, Australia
    BMC Cancer 10:232. 2010
    ..Identifying pretreatment factors associated with LOS in surgical patients may enable early intervention in order to reduce postoperative LOS...
  3. ncbi request reprint Total laparoscopic hysterectomy versus total abdominal hysterectomy for obese women with endometrial cancer
    A Obermair
    Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 15:319-24. 2005
    ..1%) in the TLH group. All other morbidity, as well as patterns of recurrence and survival were similar in both groups. These data justify a prospective randomized trial comparing TLH with TAH for the treatment of endometrial cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy in the treatment of ovarian tumours of low malignant potential
    Andreas Obermair
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, and Medical School, University of Queensland, Heston, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:438-44. 2007
    ..This review summarises the evidence to address these important questions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of skin closure after laparotomy for gynaecological surgery
    Andreas Obermair
    Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 77:460-3. 2007
    ..New suture materials may provide patients with a better cosmetic outcome at similar pain and wound complication rate...
  6. ncbi request reprint Anemia before and during concurrent chemoradiotherapy in patients with cervical carcinoma: Effect on progression-free survival
    A Obermair
    Queensland Center for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Women s Hospital, Queensland University of Technology, School of Public Health, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 13:633-9. 2003
    ..0% for nonanemic patients (P < 0.0002). In patients undergoing chemoradiation for cervical carcinoma, a low nadir Hb is highly predictive of shortened PFS, whereas the Hb before treatment is prognostically not significant...
  7. ncbi request reprint A new prognostic model for FIGO stage 1 epithelial ovarian cancer
    Andreas Obermair
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Medical School University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 104:607-11. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic impact of preoperative CA-125 and to establish a prognostic index to identify patients in different risk categories...
  8. ncbi request reprint Total laparoscopic hysterectomy for endometrial cancer: patterns of recurrence and survival
    Andreas Obermair
    King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, Subiaco, WA, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 92:789-93. 2004
    ..The objective of the current study was to evaluate the effect of the laparoscopic approach on patterns of recurrence, disease-free (DFS), and overall survival (OS) in patients with endometrial cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Disease-free survival after vaginal vault brachytherapy versus observation for patients with node-negative intermediate-risk endometrial adenocarcinoma
    Andreas Obermair
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Central Clinical Division, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 110:280-5. 2008
    ..To compare the disease-free survival (DFS) of patients with surgical stage 1, intermediate-risk endometrial adenocarcinoma (EAC) treated with primary surgery with or without adjuvant vaginal vault brachytherapy (VVBT)...
  10. pmc Risk of endometrial cancer for women diagnosed with HNPCC-related colorectal carcinoma
    Andreas Obermair
    School of Medicine, The University of Queensland and the Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Int J Cancer 127:2678-84. 2010
    ..001). Approximately one quarter of women diagnosed with Lynch syndrome-associated CRC developed EC within 10 years. This supports the sentinel cancer concept and suggests that active and early management is important for these women...
  11. doi request reprint Endometrioid and clear cell ovarian cancers: a comparative analysis of risk factors
    Christina M Nagle
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 44:2477-84. 2008
    ..Endometrioid and clear cell ovarian cancers have some shared as well as some distinct risk factors, and therefore should be considered separately in studies of ovarian cancer...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of weight change and weight cycling on risk of different subtypes of endometrial cancer
    C M Nagle
    Population Health Department, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 49:2717-26. 2013
    ..Our study aimed to determine whether there is an association between different adult weight trajectories, weight cycling and risk of endometrial cancer overall, and by subtype...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of hemoglobin levels before and during concurrent chemoradiotherapy on the response of treatment in patients with cervical carcinoma: preliminary results
    A Obermair
    Queensland Center for Gynecological Cancer, Royal Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Cancer 92:903-8. 2001
    ..For patients undergoing chemoradiation, there are no data available. The objective of this retrospective study was to examine the impact of anemia before and during chemoradiation in patients with cervical carcinoma...
  14. doi request reprint Patterns of chemotherapy treatment for women with invasive epithelial ovarian cancer--a population-based study
    S Jordan
    Gynaecological Cancers Group, The Population Health Department, The Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 129:310-7. 2013
    ..There is little population-based information regarding the primary chemotherapy treatment that women with epithelial ovarian cancer receive. This information is essential to identify potential gaps in care...
  15. doi request reprint Skewed X chromosome inactivation and breast and ovarian cancer status: evidence for X-linked modifiers of BRCA1
    Felicity Lose
    Cancer and Cell Biology Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1519-29. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Primary fallopian tube carcinoma: the Queensland experience
    A Obermair
    Queensland Center for Gynaecological Cancer, Ned Hanlon Building, Royal Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 11:69-72. 2001
    ..If primary surgical debulking cannot achieve macroscopic tumor clearence, the chance of survival is extremely low...
  17. ncbi request reprint Primary Bartholin gland carcinoma: a report of seven cases
    A Obermair
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Women's Hospital, Herston, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 41:78-81. 2001
    ..We present the first report of small cell neuroendocrine cancer of the Bartholin gland. Therapeutic principles in the management of vulval cancer at other sites appear to be appropriate for management of BGC...
  18. ncbi request reprint Total laparoscopic versus open surgery for stage 1 endometrial cancer: the LACE randomized controlled trial
    M Janda
    Queensland University of Technology, Centre for Health Research Public Health, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:353-63. 2006
    ..The Laparoscopic Approach to Cancer of the Endometrium (LACE) trial was designed to assess equivalence of performing this in a total laparoscopic approach (TLH)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal cytology: impact on disease-free survival in clinical stage I endometrioid adenocarcinoma of the uterus
    A Obermair
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, E Floor, Clinical Sciences Building, Royal Women s Hospital, Herston QLD 4029, Australia
    Cancer Lett 164:105-10. 2001
    ..001). The presence of positive peritoneal cytology in patients with clinically stage I endometrioid adenocarcinoma of the endometrium is considered an adverse prognostic factor...
  20. doi request reprint Polycystic ovary syndrome increases the risk of endometrial cancer in women aged less than 50 years: an Australian case-control study
    Emily J Fearnley
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 21:2303-8. 2010
    ..Our aim was to assess the associations between PCOS, PCOS symptoms, and risk of endometrial cancer in women aged less than 50 years...
  21. ncbi request reprint Elderly patients with stage III or IV ovarian cancer: should they receive standard care?
    M Janda
    School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 18:896-907. 2008
    ..The risk factor profile established could be helpful to plan future clinical trials to establish optimal treatment for elderly patients with advanced stage ovarian cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Patterns of recurrence and disease-free survival in advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva
    Isam Lataifeh
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Butterfield Street, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 95:701-5. 2004
    ..To compare patterns of recurrence and disease-free survival (DFS) of node-positive and node-negative patients with advanced vulval squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)...
  23. doi request reprint Efficacy of oral or intrauterine device-delivered progestin in patients with complex endometrial hyperplasia with atypia or early endometrial adenocarcinoma: a meta-analysis and systematic review of the literature
    J Baker
    Queensland University of Technology, Queensland, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 125:263-70. 2012
    ..To investigate the efficacy of progestin treatment to achieve pathological complete response (pCR) in patients with complex atypical endometrial hyperplasia (CAH) or early endometrial adenocarcinoma (EC)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of low anterior en bloc resection as part of cytoreductive surgery for patients with ovarian cancer
    A Obermair
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 83:115-20. 2001
    ..To examine the feasibility and safety of a low anterior resection of the rectosigmoid plus adjacent pelvic tumour as part of primary cytoreduction for ovarian cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint Wrigley forceps to deliver a bulky uterus following a total laparoscopic hysterectomy for endometrial cancer
    Cliff Neppe
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Herston Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 45:444-5. 2005
    ..We describe a new technique of removing a bulky uterus in a patient with endometrial cancer with the use of Wrigley forceps following a total laparoscopic hysterectomy...
  26. doi request reprint Quality of life after total laparoscopic hysterectomy versus total abdominal hysterectomy for stage I endometrial cancer (LACE): a randomised trial
    Monika Janda
    Queensland University of Technology, School of Public Health, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, QLD, Australia
    Lancet Oncol 11:772-80. 2010
    ..The primary objective of stage 2 was to test the hypothesis that disease-free survival at 4.5 years is equivalent for TLH and TAH. Here, we present the results of stage 1...
  27. doi request reprint Body size and risk of epithelial ovarian and related cancers: a population-based case-control study
    Catherine M Olsen
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cancer 123:450-6. 2008
    ..These results add to the current evidence that obesity increases a woman's risk of developing distinct histological subtypes of ovarian cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint Malnutrition among gynaecological cancer patients
    B Laky
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, The Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:642-6. 2007
    ..To assess the nutritional status of patients with gynaecological cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint The significance of psammoma bodies on cervical cytology smears
    J L Nicklin
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Royal Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 83:6-9. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of malignancy where psammoma bodies were detected on smear, to identify features that may be predictive of associated malignancy, and to make recommendations about management...
  30. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and safety of total laparoscopic radical hysterectomy
    Andreas Obermair
    King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, Royal Women s Hospital, Herston, Australia
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 10:345-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate feasibility and morbidity of a total laparoscopic radical hysterectomy (TLRH)...
  31. doi request reprint Molecular, pathologic, and clinical features of early-onset endometrial cancer: identifying presumptive Lynch syndrome patients
    Michael D Walsh
    Familial Cancer Laboratory and Molecular Cancer Epidemiology Laboratory, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia
    Clin Cancer Res 14:1692-700. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of Lynch syndrome in a series of young-onset EC, and to identify molecular, clinical, and pathologic features that may alert clinicians to the presence of this disorder...
  32. ncbi request reprint Postoperative analgesic requirements - total laparoscopic hysterectomy versus vaginal hysterectomy
    Marcelo Carraro Nascimento
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 45:140-3. 2005
    ..There is limited information available on the requirement for postoperative analgesic drugs in patients submitted to total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH) compared with patients undergoing vaginal hysterectomy (VH)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of preoperative CA-125 in International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics stage I epithelial ovarian cancer: an Australian multicenter study
    Sellva Paramasivam
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Medical School University of Quensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    J Clin Oncol 23:5938-42. 2005
    ..To evaluate the prognostic significance of preoperative CA-125 levels on overall survival of patients with International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) stage I epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Vulvar cancer patients' quality of life: a qualitative assessment
    M Janda
    Centre for Public Health Research, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, QLD, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 14:875-81. 2004
    ..Results of this study revealed vulvar cancer-specific reductions in QOL for inclusion in the newly developed vulvar cancer-specific subscale...
  35. ncbi request reprint Novel MUC1 splice variants are expressed in cervical carcinoma
    A Obermair
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Brisbane Hospital, 6th Floor, Ned Hanlon Building, Teaching and Research, Herston, Brisbane, 4029, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 83:343-7. 2001
    ..The MUC1 antigen can be used to identify epithelial cells from the background of hemopoietic cells. The present investigation describes patterns of overexpression of two novel MUC1 splice variants in human cervical carcinoma cell lines...
  36. ncbi request reprint Expression of MUC1 splice variants in benign and malignant ovarian tumours
    Andreas Obermair
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cancer 100:166-71. 2002
    ..Expression of MUC1 splice variants A, D, X, Y, Z and REP is associated with the presence of malignancy, whereas expression of MUC1/SEC is associated with the absence of malignancy...
  37. ncbi request reprint Total laparoscopic hysterectomy: the Brisbane learning curve
    Andrea J Garrett
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Women s and Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:65-9. 2007
    ..Total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH) is becoming more commonly used for gynaecological malignancies...
  38. ncbi request reprint Total laparoscopic hysterectomy with a transvaginal tube
    Anthony J McCartney
    King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women and St John of God Hospital, Subiaco, Australia
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 11:79-82. 2004
    ..The McCartney tube is open at its vaginal (proximal) end and a cap covers the outer distal end. The total hysterectomy specimen, adnexa, and, if necessary, lymph nodes can be easily removed through the tube...
  39. ncbi request reprint Pap smear screening history of women with squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of the cervix
    Sok Cheon Pak
    Central Clinical Division, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Queensland, and Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, The Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:504-7. 2007
    ..Since the introduction of the Pap smear screening, the incidence of squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) has decreased significantly, but the incidence of adenocarcinoma (AC) relative to SCC has increased...
  40. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of routine follow-up in patients with recurrent uterine cancer
    Christopher J Smith
    Queensland Centre for Gynecological Cancer, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 107:124-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of routine follow-up in patients with recurrent uterine cancer...
  41. pmc Potential hospital cost-savings attributed to improvements in outcomes for colorectal cancer surgery following self-audit
    Louisa G Gordon
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Genetics and Population Health Division, PO Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston Q4029, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Surg 10:4. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the potential cost-savings for Australian hospitals from improved surgical performance for colorectal surgery attributed to a surgical self-audit program...
  42. ncbi request reprint Vulval Keratoacanthoma: a case report
    Marcelo Carraro Nascimento
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, 6th Floor, Ned Hanlon Building, Butterfield Street, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 97:674-6. 2005
    ..Vulval Keratoacanthoma (KA) is very rare and its differential diagnosis from the commonly occurring Vulval Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) is important to avoid overtreatment...
  43. doi request reprint Advanced cytoreductive surgery: Asia Pacific perspective
    Alexander J Crandon
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Brisbane, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 114:S15-21. 2009
    ..While advanced cytoreductive surgery is feasible, it is only in this team environment, limited to major multidisciplinary hospitals, that it can be safely achieved by meticulous attention to detail at all levels...
  44. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor splice variants and their prognostic value in breast and ovarian cancer
    Margit Stimpfl
    Division of Gynecology, Molecular Oncology Group, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Clin Cancer Res 8:2253-9. 2002
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  45. ncbi request reprint Preoperative serum CA125 in surgical stage 1 epithelial ovarian cancer
    Andreas Obermair
    Gynecol Oncol 107:357-8. 2007
  46. ncbi request reprint Thrombocytosis and anaemia in women with recurrent ovarian cancer prior to a second-line chemotherapy
    Andreas Nather
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Vienna University Medical School, A 1090 Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, Austria
    Anticancer Res 23:2991-4. 2003
    ..To investigate the incidence and the prognostic value of platelet count and serum haemoglobin (Hb) in patients with recurrent ovarian cancer prior to second-line chemotherapy...
  47. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of laminin-5 in serous adenocarcinomas of the ovary
    Petra Kohlberger
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Vienna University Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Anticancer Res 22:3541-4. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the prognostic significance of the expression of Laminin in patients suffering from malignant serous surface epithelial-stromal tumors of the ovary...
  48. ncbi request reprint The impact of positive peritoneal washings and serosal and adnexal involvement on survival in patients with stage IIIA uterine cancer
    Oliver Preyer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecology, University of Vienna Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Gynecol Oncol 86:269-73. 2002
    ..We also sought to determine patterns of recurrence in patients with this disease...
  49. ncbi request reprint Impact of multiple HPV infection on response to treatment and survival in patients receiving radical radiotherapy for cervical cancer
    Barbara Bachtiary
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiobiology, University Hospital Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Int J Cancer 102:237-43. 2002
    ..Our results demonstrate that the presence of multiple HPV types is associated with poor response and with reduced survival in cervical cancer patients who receive radiotherapy as the primary treatment...
  50. ncbi request reprint Incidence of anaemia in breast cancer patients receiving adjuvant chemotherapy
    Ursula Denison
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Hospital Lainz, Vienna, Austria
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 79:347-53. 2003
    ..Only 18.6% of the patients who were found to be anaemic received anaemia treatment. The two most important factors for developing anaemia are the kind of surgery and the Hb level prior to chemotherapy...
  51. doi request reprint Lynch syndrome in women less than 50 years of age with endometrial cancer
    Michael D Walsh
    Obstet Gynecol 112:943. 2008
  52. ncbi request reprint Ki-67 and vascular endothelial growth factor expression in uterine leiomyosarcoma
    Klaus Mayerhofer
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Gynecol Oncol 92:175-9. 2004
    ..The importance of different prognostic parameters in these malignancies remains controversial. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the prognostic value of Ki-67 and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in uterine LMS...
  53. ncbi request reprint Serum VEGF levels in patients undergoing primary radiotherapy for cervical cancer: impact on progression-free survival
    Barbara Bachtiary
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiobiology, University Hospital Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    Cancer Lett 179:197-203. 2002
    ..Elevated pre-therapeutic serum VEGF levels are associated with poor response and a shorter time to progression in patients with cervical cancer undergoing primary radiotherapy...
  54. ncbi request reprint Lymphedema after gynecological cancer treatment : prevalence, correlates, and supportive care needs
    Vanessa Beesley
    Queensland University of Technology, School of Public Health, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Brisbane, Australia
    Cancer 109:2607-14. 2007
    ..Few studies have evaluated lymphedema after gynecological cancer treatment. The aim of this research was to establish prevalence, correlates, and supportive care needs of gynecological cancer survivors who develop lymphedema...
  55. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different nutritional assessments and body-composition measurements in detecting malnutrition among gynecologic cancer patients
    Brenda Laky
    Queensland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, The Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1678-85. 2008
    ..Few studies have assessed global nutritional assessment tools and body-composition measurements in gynecologic cancer patients...
  56. doi request reprint Re: Excess of early onset multiple myeloma in endometrial cancer probands and their relatives suggests common susceptibility
    Amanda Spurdle
    Gynecol Oncol 109:153; author reply 154. 2008