Ellen Warner

Summary

Affiliation: Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Systematic review: using magnetic resonance imaging to screen women at high risk for breast cancer
    Ellen Warner
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Odette Cancer Center, and Cancer Care Ontario Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 148:671-9. 2008
  2. ncbi MRI surveillance for hereditary breast-cancer risk
    Ellen Warner
    Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto M4N 3M5, Canada
    Lancet 365:1747-9. 2005
  3. ncbi Surveillance of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers with magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasound, mammography, and clinical breast examination
    Ellen Warner
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre and University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 292:1317-25. 2004
  4. doi Improvement in DCIS detection rates by MRI over time in a high-risk breast screening study
    Ellen Warner
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Breast J 17:9-17. 2011
  5. doi Is mammography adequate for screening women with inherited BRCA mutations and low breast density?
    Rachel Z Bigenwald
    Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:706-11. 2008
  6. doi Is mammographic breast density a breast cancer risk factor in women with BRCA mutations?
    Kavitha Passaperuma
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 28:3779-83. 2010
  7. doi Psychological impact of recall on women with BRCA mutations undergoing MRI surveillance
    Tirtza N Spiegel
    Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5, Canada
    Breast 20:424-30. 2011
  8. doi Prospective study of breast cancer incidence in women with a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation under surveillance with and without magnetic resonance imaging
    Ellen Warner
    Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, Women s College Research Institute, 790 Bay St, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1N8, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 29:1664-9. 2011
  9. ncbi Incidental MRI detection of BRCA1-related solitary peritoneal carcinoma during breast screening--A case report
    Kimberley A Hill
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, T2 053, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5
    Gynecol Oncol 107:136-9. 2007
  10. pmc Effect of Prior Bilateral Oophorectomy on the Presentation of Breast Cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutation Carriers
    Kelly A Metcalfe
    The Centre for Research in Women s Health, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 3:53-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi Systematic review: using magnetic resonance imaging to screen women at high risk for breast cancer
    Ellen Warner
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Odette Cancer Center, and Cancer Care Ontario Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 148:671-9. 2008
    ..Contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the breast is highly sensitive for diagnosis of breast cancer but has variable specificity...
  2. ncbi MRI surveillance for hereditary breast-cancer risk
    Ellen Warner
    Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto M4N 3M5, Canada
    Lancet 365:1747-9. 2005
  3. ncbi Surveillance of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers with magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasound, mammography, and clinical breast examination
    Ellen Warner
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre and University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 292:1317-25. 2004
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasound may improve the ability to detect breast cancer at an early stage...
  4. doi Improvement in DCIS detection rates by MRI over time in a high-risk breast screening study
    Ellen Warner
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Breast J 17:9-17. 2011
    ..MRI-guided biopsy capability is essential for a high-risk screening program. In experienced centers the increased sensitivity of MRI relative to mammography is at least as high for DCIS as it is for invasive breast cancer...
  5. doi Is mammography adequate for screening women with inherited BRCA mutations and low breast density?
    Rachel Z Bigenwald
    Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:706-11. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the extent to which the low sensitivity of mammography is due to greater breast density...
  6. doi Is mammographic breast density a breast cancer risk factor in women with BRCA mutations?
    Kavitha Passaperuma
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 28:3779-83. 2010
    ..We present the results of a nested case-control screening study investigating the relationship between breast density and breast cancer incidence in this population...
  7. doi Psychological impact of recall on women with BRCA mutations undergoing MRI surveillance
    Tirtza N Spiegel
    Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5, Canada
    Breast 20:424-30. 2011
    ..This study aimed to examine whether MRI surveillance, and particularly recall, is associated with increased anxiety, depression, or breast cancer worry/distress...
  8. doi Prospective study of breast cancer incidence in women with a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation under surveillance with and without magnetic resonance imaging
    Ellen Warner
    Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, Women s College Research Institute, 790 Bay St, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1N8, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 29:1664-9. 2011
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  9. ncbi Incidental MRI detection of BRCA1-related solitary peritoneal carcinoma during breast screening--A case report
    Kimberley A Hill
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, T2 053, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5
    Gynecol Oncol 107:136-9. 2007
    ..The reported cumulative risk of developing primary peritoneal carcinoma (PPC) one to 20 years after prophylactic bilateral oophorectomy is 3.5% to 4.3%. Virtually all reported cases have been stage III or IV...
  10. pmc Effect of Prior Bilateral Oophorectomy on the Presentation of Breast Cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutation Carriers
    Kelly A Metcalfe
    The Centre for Research in Women s Health, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 3:53-7. 2005
    ..To compare the presentation of invasive breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers with and without prior bilateral oophorectomy...
  11. pmc Hormone therapy and the risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 mutation carriers
    Andrea Eisen
    Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1361-7. 2008
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  12. ncbi A multicenter study of supportive-expressive group therapy for women with BRCA1/BRCA2 mutations
    Mary Jane Esplen
    Behavioral Sciences and Health Research Division, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 101:2327-40. 2004
    ..The current study developed, standardized, and conducted preliminary testing of a supportive-expressive group therapy intervention designed to address these challenges...
  13. doi The attitudes of women with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations toward clinical breast examinations and breast self-examinations
    Tirtza N Spiegel
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1019-24. 2009
    ..Yet CBE is still frequently recommended, and BSE is encouraged for these women. We sought to determine the attitudes of high-risk women toward CBE and BSE...
  14. ncbi Screening for hereditary breast cancer
    Rebecca Dent
    Department of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center and University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Oncol 34:392-400. 2007
    ..This review will examine the literature and current screening recommendations...
  15. ncbi Contralateral breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers
    Kelly Metcalfe
    Centre for Research on Women s Health, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 22:2328-35. 2004
    ..To estimate the risk of contralateral breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 carriers after diagnosis and to determine which factors are predictive of the risk of a second primary breast cancer...
  16. ncbi MR imaging-guided breast localization system with medial or lateral access
    Petrina A Causer
    Department of Medical Imaging, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Radiology 240:369-79. 2006
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  17. doi Experience of young women diagnosed with breast cancer who undergo fertility preservation consultation
    Kimberley A Hill
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Breast Cancer 12:127-32. 2012
    ..The American Society of Clinical Oncology has recommended referral to a reproductive specialist as early as possible before beginning systemic adjuvant therapy...
  18. doi The role of magnetic resonance imaging in screening women at high risk of breast cancer
    Ellen Warner
    Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Top Magn Reson Imaging 19:163-9. 2008
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  19. doi Willingness of breast cancer survivors to participate in a randomized controlled trial of digital mammography with or without MRI as breast cancer surveillance: a feasibility study
    Daphne Tsoi
    Department of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, The University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Breast 20:96-8. 2011
    ..58% agreed to consider participating in the proposed RCT; 16% remained neutral. An RCT of MRI surveillance for BC survivors <age 60 is still feasible at centres where annual MRI is not yet routinely recommended...
  20. doi The impact of a breast cancer diagnosis in young women on their relationship with their mothers
    Asma Ali
    Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Odette Cancer Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada Electronic address
    Breast 23:50-5. 2014
    ..For young women with breast cancer mothers might either be a source of support or of increased stress, depending on the premorbid relationship and on the psychological effect of the daughter's diagnosis on her mother...
  21. pmc Review of the clinical studies using the 21-gene assay
    Catherine M Kelly
    Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, The University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M4N 3M5
    Oncologist 15:447-56. 2010
    ..Better prognostic and predictive tests are needed. The 21-gene assay is the only widely commercially available gene signature that can be performed on formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue...
  22. pmc Educating women about breast cancer. An intervention for women with a family history of breast cancer
    Ellen Warner
    Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 49:56-63. 2003
    ..To evaluate an "information aid" for women with a family history of breast cancer...
  23. doi Breast cancers detected with imaging screening in the BRCA population: emphasis on MR imaging with histopathologic correlation
    Petrina A Causer
    Department of Medical Imaging, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Ave, MG166, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5
    Radiographics 27:S165-82. 2007
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  24. ncbi BRCA1 mutation and young age predict fast breast cancer growth in the Dutch, United Kingdom, and Canadian magnetic resonance imaging screening trials
    Madeleine M A Tilanus-Linthorst
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Cancer Res 13:7357-62. 2007
    ..We investigated the effect of a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation and age on the growth rate of breast cancers, as this may influence the optimal screening frequency...
  25. ncbi American Cancer Society guidelines for breast screening with MRI as an adjunct to mammography
    Debbie Saslow
    Cancer Control Science Department, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 57:75-89. 2007
    ..Diagnostic uses of MRI were not considered to be within the scope of this review...
  26. ncbi Screening women at high risk for breast cancer with mammography and magnetic resonance imaging
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    Cancer 103:1898-905. 2005
    ..The authors compared the performance of screening mammography versus magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in women at genetically high risk for breast cancer...
  27. ncbi The risk of ovarian cancer after breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 carriers
    Kelly A Metcalfe
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, 50 St George Street, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5S 3H4
    Gynecol Oncol 96:222-6. 2005
    ..To estimate the risk of ovarian cancer after a primary diagnosis of breast cancer among women with a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation and to identify host and treatment-related factors that might modify the risk...
  28. ncbi Sensitivity of BRCA-1-related breast cancer to neoadjuvant chemotherapy: practical implications
    Ellen Warner
    Breast J 9:507-8. 2003
  29. ncbi Oral contraceptives and the risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers
    Steven A Narod
    The Centre for Research on Women s Health, University of Toronto, 790 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1N8, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1773-9. 2002
    ..We examined whether this association is seen in women at high risk of breast cancer because they carry a mutation in one of two breast cancer susceptibility genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2...
  30. ncbi Family physician versus specialist care for breast cancer follow-up
    Ellen Warner
    J Clin Oncol 24:3710; author reply 3711-2. 2006
  31. pmc Breast self-examination
    Ellen Warner
    CMAJ 166:163; author reply 166, 168. 2002