Janice S Kwon

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prophylactic salpingectomy and delayed oophorectomy as an alternative for BRCA mutation carriers
    Janice S Kwon
    University of British Columbia and BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 121:14-24. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The significance of surgical staging in intermediate-risk endometrial cancer
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia and BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Gynecol Oncol 122:50-4. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Are there regional differences in gynecologic cancer outcomes in the context of a single-payer, publicly-funded health care system? A population-based study
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia and BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 99:221-6. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Expanding the criteria for BRCA mutation testing in breast cancer survivors
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia and British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 28:4214-20. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Are uterine risk factors more important than nodal status in predicting survival in endometrial cancer?
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 114:736-43. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The importance of adjuvant chemotherapy and pelvic radiotherapy in high-risk early stage endometrial carcinoma
    Leah Jutzi
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia and British Columbia Cancer Agency, Diamond Health Care Centre, 2775 Laurel Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1M9, Canada Electronic address
    Gynecol Oncol 131:581-5. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Testing women with endometrial cancer to detect Lynch syndrome
    Janice S Kwon
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 29:2247-52. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Secondary cancer prevention during follow-up for endometrial cancer
    Janice S Kwon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 113:790-5. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The impact of geographic variations in treatment on outcomes in ovarian cancer
    Ulrike Dehaeck
    University of British Columbia and BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 23:282-7. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Preventing future cancers by testing women with ovarian cancer for BRCA mutations
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 28:675-82. 2010

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Prophylactic salpingectomy and delayed oophorectomy as an alternative for BRCA mutation carriers
    Janice S Kwon
    University of British Columbia and BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 121:14-24. 2013
    ..We compared the costs and benefits of salpingectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy among BRCA mutation carriers...
  2. doi request reprint The significance of surgical staging in intermediate-risk endometrial cancer
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia and BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Gynecol Oncol 122:50-4. 2011
    ..The objective was to evaluate rates of nodal disease in endometrial cancer within risk groups based on uterine factors, and to estimate the rate of potential undertreatment and impact on survival if nodal status was unknown...
  3. ncbi request reprint Are there regional differences in gynecologic cancer outcomes in the context of a single-payer, publicly-funded health care system? A population-based study
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia and BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 99:221-6. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if differences exist in endometrial cancer outcomes across regions in Ontario...
  4. doi request reprint Expanding the criteria for BRCA mutation testing in breast cancer survivors
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia and British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 28:4214-20. 2010
    ..Not all potential carriers are identified by existing criteria for BRCA testing. We estimated the costs and benefits of different BRCA testing criteria for women with breast cancer younger than 50 years...
  5. doi request reprint Are uterine risk factors more important than nodal status in predicting survival in endometrial cancer?
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 114:736-43. 2009
    ..To evaluate factors associated with survival after lymphadenectomy for endometrial cancer and to address their effect relating to systemic therapy...
  6. doi request reprint The importance of adjuvant chemotherapy and pelvic radiotherapy in high-risk early stage endometrial carcinoma
    Leah Jutzi
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia and British Columbia Cancer Agency, Diamond Health Care Centre, 2775 Laurel Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1M9, Canada Electronic address
    Gynecol Oncol 131:581-5. 2013
    ..To determine the impact of a policy change in which women with high-risk early stage endometrioid endometrial cancer (EEC) received adjuvant chemoradiotherapy...
  7. doi request reprint Testing women with endometrial cancer to detect Lynch syndrome
    Janice S Kwon
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 29:2247-52. 2011
    ..We estimated the costs and benefits of different testing criteria to identify Lynch syndrome in women with endometrial cancer...
  8. doi request reprint Secondary cancer prevention during follow-up for endometrial cancer
    Janice S Kwon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 113:790-5. 2009
    ..To conduct a population-based study of incidence and screening rates for secondary breast and colorectal cancers after endometrial cancer and to assess implications for follow-up...
  9. doi request reprint The impact of geographic variations in treatment on outcomes in ovarian cancer
    Ulrike Dehaeck
    University of British Columbia and BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 23:282-7. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to look at variations in the treatment of epithelial ovarian cancer among the 5 health authority regions in the province of British Columbia and determine their effect on survival...
  10. doi request reprint Preventing future cancers by testing women with ovarian cancer for BRCA mutations
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 28:675-82. 2010
    ..We estimated the net health benefits and cost-effectiveness of different criteria for BRCA mutation testing in women with ovarian cancer, and the downstream benefits for their first-degree relatives (FDRs)...
  11. doi request reprint Penile carcinoma: lessons learned from vulvar carcinoma
    Michelle J Longpre
    Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Urol 189:17-24. 2013
    ..Therefore, we assessed the body of literature on vulvar carcinoma to identify potential improvements in the care of patients with penile carcinoma...
  12. ncbi request reprint The role of the fallopian tube in ovarian cancer
    Alicia A Tone
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 10:296-306. 2012
    ..The implementation of salpingectomy therefore promises to significantly impact ovarian cancer incidence and outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint The significance of combination chemotherapy in epithelial ovarian cancer
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia Cancer Surveillance and Outcomes, Population Oncology, BC Cancer Agency Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia and Cheryl Brown Ovarian Cancer Outcomes Unit, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 24:226-32. 2014
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate different strategies for first-line chemotherapy in ovarian cancer and to determine their effect on survival at a population level...
  14. doi request reprint Subtype-specific mutation of PPP2R1A in endometrial and ovarian carcinomas
    Melissa K McConechy
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia, British Columbia Cancer Agency, 3427 600 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pathol 223:567-73. 2011
    ..The finding of frequent PPP2R1A mutations in high-grade serous carcinoma of the endometrium but not in high-grade serous carcinoma of the ovary provides clear genetic evidence that these are distinct diseases...
  15. ncbi request reprint A comparison of two prophylactic regimens for hypersensitivity reactions to paclitaxel
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1A1, Canada
    Gynecol Oncol 84:420-5. 2002
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  16. ncbi request reprint When is a pathology review indicated in endometrial cancer?
    Janice S Kwon
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1224-30. 2007
    ..We conducted a study of pathology review in endometrial cancer from a population-based study to identify areas of discrepancy and effect on treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Addressing wait times for endometrial cancer surgery in Ontario
    Janice S Kwon
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston TX, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 29:982-7. 2007
    ..We reviewed trends in wait times for endometrial cancer surgery from 1996 to 2000 and identified determinants that may need to be addressed in order to reduce these wait times...
  18. ncbi request reprint A comparison of endometrial cancer outcomes in Ontario
    Janice S Kwon
    Division of Gynaecologic Oncology, University of Western Ontario, London ON, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 26:793-8. 2004
    ..To compare endometrial cancer treatment strategies and outcomes across the province of Ontario, Canada...