Peter J Lovrics

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Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Practice patterns and perceptions of margin status for breast conserving surgery for breast carcinoma: National Survey of Canadian General Surgeons
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Canada
    Breast 21:730-4. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective evaluation of positron emission tomography scanning, sentinel lymph node biopsy, and standard axillary dissection for axillary staging in patients with early stage breast cancer
    Peter J Lovrics
    St Joseph s Healthcare, 50 Charlton Avenue East, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8N 4A6
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:846-53. 2004
  3. doi request reprint The feasibility and responsiveness of the health utilities index in patients with early-stage breast cancer: a prospective longitudinal study
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, Hamilton Health Sciences and St Joseph s Healthcare, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N 4A6
    Qual Life Res 17:333-45. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between surgical factors and margin status after breast-conservation surgery for early stage breast cancer
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences, St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Surg 197:740-6. 2009
  5. pmc Technical factors, surgeon case volume and positive margin rates after breast conservation surgery for early-stage breast cancer
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Surg 53:305-12. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Systematic review of radioguided surgery for non-palpable breast cancer
    P J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences and St Joseph s Healthcare Hamilton, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Eur J Surg Oncol 37:388-97. 2011
  7. doi request reprint A multicentered, randomized, controlled trial comparing radioguided seed localization to standard wire localization for nonpalpable, invasive and in situ breast carcinomas
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, and St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3407-14. 2011
  8. doi request reprint An evaluation of intraoperative digital specimen mammography versus conventional specimen radiography for the excision of nonpalpable breast lesions
    Song Hon H Kim
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University and St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Surg 205:703-10. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer: Canadian practice patterns
    Geoffrey A Porter
    Department of Surgery, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:255-60. 2003

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Practice patterns and perceptions of margin status for breast conserving surgery for breast carcinoma: National Survey of Canadian General Surgeons
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Canada
    Breast 21:730-4. 2012
    ..We surveyed Canadian General Surgeons to examine decision-making in early stage breast cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective evaluation of positron emission tomography scanning, sentinel lymph node biopsy, and standard axillary dissection for axillary staging in patients with early stage breast cancer
    Peter J Lovrics
    St Joseph s Healthcare, 50 Charlton Avenue East, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8N 4A6
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:846-53. 2004
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  3. doi request reprint The feasibility and responsiveness of the health utilities index in patients with early-stage breast cancer: a prospective longitudinal study
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, Hamilton Health Sciences and St Joseph s Healthcare, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N 4A6
    Qual Life Res 17:333-45. 2008
    ..Breast cancer (BC) is common, with a high proportion of long-term survivors, making evaluation of treatment effects important. Feasibility and responsiveness of HUI3 was compared to the short-form 36 (SF-36) in patients with BC...
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between surgical factors and margin status after breast-conservation surgery for early stage breast cancer
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences, St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Surg 197:740-6. 2009
    ..The study's aim was to identify technical factors that are predictive of negative margins after breast-conserving surgery (BCS)...
  5. pmc Technical factors, surgeon case volume and positive margin rates after breast conservation surgery for early-stage breast cancer
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Surg 53:305-12. 2010
    ..We assessed technical factors, surgeon and hospital case volume and margin status after BCS in early-stage breast cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Systematic review of radioguided surgery for non-palpable breast cancer
    P J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences and St Joseph s Healthcare Hamilton, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Eur J Surg Oncol 37:388-97. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint A multicentered, randomized, controlled trial comparing radioguided seed localization to standard wire localization for nonpalpable, invasive and in situ breast carcinomas
    Peter J Lovrics
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, and St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3407-14. 2011
    ..Studies suggest radioguided seed localization (RSL) yields fewer positive margins than wire-guided localization (WL). The goal of this study is to determine whether RSL is superior to WL...
  8. doi request reprint An evaluation of intraoperative digital specimen mammography versus conventional specimen radiography for the excision of nonpalpable breast lesions
    Song Hon H Kim
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University and St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Surg 205:703-10. 2013
    ..This study examined the impact of intraoperative digital specimen mammography (IDSM) compared with conventional specimen radiography (CSR) for nonpalpable breast lesions in patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery (BCS)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer: Canadian practice patterns
    Geoffrey A Porter
    Department of Surgery, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:255-60. 2003
    ..We sought to describe SLNBx practice patterns in Canada, as well as criteria for abandonment of concurrent axillary lymph node dissection...