A W Lee

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Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint N-staging by magnetic resonance imaging for patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma: pattern of nodal involvement by radiological levels
    Wai T Ng
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Radiother Oncol 82:70-5. 2007
  2. pmc Secular trends of salted fish consumption and nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a multi-jurisdiction ecological study in 8 regions from 3 continents
    Hiu Ying Lau
    School of Public Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Cancer 13:298. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carcinoma: salvage of local recurrence
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong
    Oral Oncol 48:768-74. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The battle against nasopharyngeal cancer
    Anne W M Lee
    Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Radiother Oncol 104:272-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The strength/weakness of the AJCC/UICC staging system (7th edition) for nasopharyngeal cancer and suggestions for future improvement
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Oral Oncol 48:1007-13. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Current management of nasopharyngeal cancer
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Semin Radiat Oncol 22:233-44. 2012
  7. pmc Cost-analysis of XELOX and FOLFOX4 for treatment of colorectal cancer to assist decision-making on reimbursement
    Vicki C Tse
    Department of Community Medicine, School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    BMC Cancer 11:288. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of a randomized study on therapeutic gain by concurrent chemotherapy for regionally-advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma: NPC-9901 Trial by the Hong Kong Nasopharyngeal Cancer Study Group
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Oncol 23:6966-75. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Staging of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: from Ho's to the new UICC system
    A W Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Cancer 84:179-87. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of a randomized study (NPC-9902 Trial) on therapeutic gain by concurrent chemotherapy and/or accelerated fractionation for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:142-51. 2006

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Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint N-staging by magnetic resonance imaging for patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma: pattern of nodal involvement by radiological levels
    Wai T Ng
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Radiother Oncol 82:70-5. 2007
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  2. pmc Secular trends of salted fish consumption and nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a multi-jurisdiction ecological study in 8 regions from 3 continents
    Hiu Ying Lau
    School of Public Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Cancer 13:298. 2013
    ..We investigated the longitudinal trends in standardised NPC incidence/mortality rates across 8 regions and their associations with secular trends in salted fish, vegetable and tobacco consumptions...
  3. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carcinoma: salvage of local recurrence
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong
    Oral Oncol 48:768-74. 2012
    ..This article reviews available treatment options, their therapeutic benefits and risks of complications; the objective is to provide information for developing treatment recommendations and suggestions for future improvement...
  4. doi request reprint The battle against nasopharyngeal cancer
    Anne W M Lee
    Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Radiother Oncol 104:272-8. 2012
    ..The battle against NPC is one of the most fascinating successes in oncology, it is highly hopeful that with international collaborations and concerted efforts, we can totally conquer this cancer...
  5. doi request reprint The strength/weakness of the AJCC/UICC staging system (7th edition) for nasopharyngeal cancer and suggestions for future improvement
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Oral Oncol 48:1007-13. 2012
    ..To evaluate the current AJCC/UICC staging system (7th edition) for nasopharyngeal carcinoma and to explore for future improvement...
  6. doi request reprint Current management of nasopharyngeal cancer
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Semin Radiat Oncol 22:233-44. 2012
    ..Summary of the current achievement and direction for future improvement will be presented...
  7. pmc Cost-analysis of XELOX and FOLFOX4 for treatment of colorectal cancer to assist decision-making on reimbursement
    Vicki C Tse
    Department of Community Medicine, School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    BMC Cancer 11:288. 2011
    ..This study compared the costs of XELOX and FOLFOX4 in patients with MCRC recently treated in two oncology departments in Hong Kong...
  8. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of a randomized study on therapeutic gain by concurrent chemotherapy for regionally-advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma: NPC-9901 Trial by the Hong Kong Nasopharyngeal Cancer Study Group
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Oncol 23:6966-75. 2005
    ..This randomized study compared the results achieved by concurrent chemoradiotherapy (CRT) versus radiotherapy (RT) alone for nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) with advanced nodal disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Staging of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: from Ho's to the new UICC system
    A W Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Cancer 84:179-87. 1999
    ..Such major revision resulted not only in better distinction of hazards, but also more even distribution of cases between different stages...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of a randomized study (NPC-9902 Trial) on therapeutic gain by concurrent chemotherapy and/or accelerated fractionation for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:142-51. 2006
    ..To compare the benefit achieved by concurrent chemoradiotherapy (CRT) and/or accelerated fractionation (AF) vs. radiotherapy (RT) alone with conventional fractionation (CF) for patients with T3-4N0-1M0 nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Nasopharyngeal cancer: advances in radiotherapy
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:S115-7. 2007
  12. doi request reprint Potential improvement of tumor control probability by induction chemotherapy for advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong
    Radiother Oncol 87:204-10. 2008
    ..To assess the reduction of tumor bulk and improvement of tumor control probability (TCP) by using induction chemotherapy for advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)...
  13. doi request reprint Major late toxicities after conformal radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma-patient- and treatment-related risk factors
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73:1121-8. 2009
    ..To retrospectively analyze the factors affecting late toxicity for nasopharyngeal carcinoma...
  14. doi request reprint Randomized trial of radiotherapy plus concurrent-adjuvant chemotherapy vs radiotherapy alone for regionally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, China
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:1188-98. 2010
    ..Verification of the long-term therapeutic index of this regimen is needed...
  15. doi request reprint A randomized trial on addition of concurrent-adjuvant chemotherapy and/or accelerated fractionation for locally-advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, China
    Radiother Oncol 98:15-22. 2011
    ..To evaluate the therapeutic benefits by adding chemotherapy (+C) and/or accelerated-fractionation (AF) for patients with T3-4N0-1M0 nasopharyngeal carcinoma...
  16. doi request reprint Factors contributing to the efficacy of concurrent-adjuvant chemotherapy for locoregionally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma: combined analyses of NPC-9901 and NPC-9902 Trials
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Eur J Cancer 47:656-66. 2011
    ..This combined analysis of the NPC-9901 and the NPC-9902 Trials aims to provide more comprehensive data to evaluate the efficacy of the Intergroup-0099 regimen and the contributing factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Treatment of stage IV(A-B) nasopharyngeal carcinoma by induction-concurrent chemoradiotherapy and accelerated fractionation
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:1331-8. 2005
    ..To explore a more effective strategy for treating nasopharyngeal carcinoma with extensive locoregional disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment results for nasopharyngeal carcinoma in the modern era: the Hong Kong experience
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, 3 Lok Man Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 61:1107-16. 2005
    ..To analyze the treatment results achievable for nasopharyngeal carcinoma in the modern era to identify the key failures for future improvement and to provide an updated baseline for future trials...
  19. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting risk of symptomatic temporal lobe necrosis: significance of fractional dose and treatment time
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, 3 Lok Man Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:75-85. 2002
    ..To study the factors affecting the risk of symptomatic temporal lobe necrosis after different fractionation schedules...
  20. ncbi request reprint Total biological effect on late reactive tissues following reirradiation for recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    A W Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 46:865-72. 2000
    ..To assess the additional damage of normal tissues attributable to reirradiation and the magnitude of partial recovery following the initial course...
  21. ncbi request reprint Changing epidemiology of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Hong Kong over a 20-year period (1980-99): an encouraging reduction in both incidence and mortality
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Cancer 103:680-5. 2003
    ..Possible ways for further reduction of incidence and mortality are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Staging of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: suggestions for improving the current UICC/AJCC Staging System
    A W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, PR China
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 16:269-76. 2004
    ..To evaluate the current UICC/AJCC Staging System for nasopharyngeal carcinoma and to search for ways of improving the system...
  23. ncbi request reprint Contribution of radiotherapy to function preservation and cancer outcome in primary treatment of nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, 3 Lok Man Road, Chaiwan, Hong Kong
    World J Surg 27:838-43. 2003
    ..The significant improvement in 3-year overall survival achieved by the addition of concurrent and adjuvant chemotherapy (78% versus 47%) recently reported is encouraging, but remaining uncertainties are also discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Retrospective analysis on treating nasopharyngeal carcinoma with accelerated fractionation (6 fractions per week) in comparison with conventional fractionation (5 fractions per week): report on 3-year tumor control and normal tissue toxicity
    A W Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, 3 Lok Man Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, PR China
    Radiother Oncol 58:121-30. 2001
    ..Improvement in local control was confined to T3-4 tumors...
  25. ncbi request reprint MRI of the hypothalamus and pituitary gland in patients with hyperprolactinaemia following radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    K Y Lau
    Department of Radiology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Singapore Med J 42:406-9. 2001
    ..This analysis aims to study the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) features of the hypothalamus and the pituitary gland in affected patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Post-mastectomy radiotherapy after immediate autologous breast reconstruction in primary treatment of breast cancers
    I S Soong
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, PR China
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 16:283-9. 2004
    ..To assess the clinical outcome of breast cancer patients with immediate autologous breast reconstruction and post-mastectomy radiotherapy (PMRT) as primary treatment...
  27. ncbi request reprint Alloimmunization in Chinese with warm autoimmune haemolytic anaemia - incidence and characteristics
    C C So
    Department of Pathology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Transfus Med 10:141-3. 2000
    ..The alloimmunization rate, however, is still significant and therefore comprehensive pretransfusion testing is required for Chinese patients with warm autoantibodies so as to safeguard patient's safety...
  28. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of nasopharyngeal carcinoma staging by magnetic resonance imaging
    K Y Lau
    Department of Radiology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Australas Radiol 48:14-6. 2004
    ..The necessity to improve our MR staging accuracy is largely because it determines the type of therapy to be given and this has to be appropriate and adequate for a successful treatment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Wide local excision and radiotherapy for the treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast: the Hong Kong experience
    T K Yau
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 18:447-52. 2006
    ..We conducted a single-centre retrospective study to examine the clinical outcome of women in Hong Kong...
  30. ncbi request reprint Primary tumor volume of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: prognostic significance for local control
    Wai Man Sze
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:21-7. 2004
    ..To study the prognostic significance of primary tumor volume on local control of nasopharyngeal carcinoma...
  31. ncbi request reprint In regards to Chen et al.: Experience in fractionated stereotactic body radiation therapy boost for newly diagnosed nasopharyngeal carcinoma (Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2006;66:1408-1414)
    Anne W M Lee
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:1584-5; author reply 1585. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of breast conservation therapy for breast cancer in Hong Kong: prognostic impact of ipsilateral breast tumor recurrence and 2005 St. Gallen risk categories
    Tsz Kok Yau
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:667-72. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcome of breast conservation therapy (BCT) for invasive breast cancers in our predominantly Chinese population...
  33. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Stage IV(A-B) nasopharyngeal carcinoma by induction-concurrent chemoradiotherapy and accelerated fractionation: impact of chemotherapy schemes
    T K Yau
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:1004-10. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of different chemotherapy regimens in patients with advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) treated by induction-concurrent chemoradiotherapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Screening for family members of patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Wai Tong Ng
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Int J Cancer 113:998-1001. 2005
    ..One showed sero-conversion at the time of diagnosis. We conclude that family members of known patients do show a substantially higher risk of developing NPC, and regular screening by current method improves the chance of early detection...
  35. ncbi request reprint Survival outcome of patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma with first local failure: a study by the Hong Kong Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Study Group
    Kwok Hung Yu
    Department of Clinical Oncology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Head Neck 27:397-405. 2005
    ..The purpose of this article is to report the overall survival (OS) outcome of patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) with local failure who received salvage treatment and to identify prognostic factors for OS...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dose-response relationship of nasopharyngeal carcinoma above conventional tumoricidal level: a study by the Hong Kong nasopharyngeal carcinoma study group (HKNPCSG)
    Peter M L Teo
    Department of Clinical Oncology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, China
    Radiother Oncol 79:27-33. 2006
    ..To define the dose-response relationship of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) above the conventional tumoricidal dose level of 66 Gy when the basic radiotherapy (RT) course was given by the 2D Ho's technique...
  37. ncbi request reprint HER2 overexpression of breast cancers in Hong Kong: prevalence and concordance between immunohistochemistry and in-situ hybridisation assays
    T K Yau
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 14:130-5. 2008
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Magnetic Resonance for T-staging of nasopharyngeal carcinoma--the most informative pair of sequences
    Kam Y Lau
    Department of Radiology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, 3 Lok Man Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, ROC
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 34:171-5. 2004
    ..To evaluate the most informative pair of sequences in magnetic resonance (MR) for T-staging of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)...
  39. ncbi request reprint A tribute to the father of radiology and oncology in Hong Kong--the legend of John H. C. Ho, M.D
    Anne W M Lee
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 64:1-2. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint A comparison study of different PCR assays in measuring circulating plasma epstein-barr virus DNA levels in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Quynh Thu Le
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 11:5700-7. 2005
    ..To compare the performance of three PCR assays in measuring circulating Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). DNA levels in nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients and to confirm its prognostic significance...