M Pandey

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Affiliation: Regional Cancer Centre
Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi Quality of life of patients with cancer in India: challenges and hurdles in putting theory into practice
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
    Psychooncology 13:429-33. 2004
  2. ncbi Factors influencing distress in Indian cancer patients
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    Psychooncology 15:547-50. 2006
  3. ncbi Distress overlaps with anxiety and depression in patients with head and neck cancer
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, India
    Psychooncology 16:582-6. 2007
  4. ncbi Primary sarcoma of the breast
    Manoj Pandey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    J Surg Oncol 87:121-5. 2004
  5. ncbi Lifestyle, parity, menstrual and reproductive factors and risk of gallbladder cancer
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695 011, India
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:269-72. 2003
  6. ncbi Risk factors for gallbladder cancer: a reappraisal
    M Pandey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Trivandrum 695 011, Kerala, India
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:15-24. 2003
  7. ncbi Diet and gallbladder cancer: a case-control study
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695 011, India
    Eur J Cancer Prev 11:365-8. 2002
  8. ncbi An unusual bilateral cervical paraganglioma: a case report
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Trivandrum, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 31:334-6. 2002
  9. ncbi Necrotising histiocytic lymphadenitis
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Pathology, Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram 695 011, India
    J Postgrad Med 48:52-3. 2002
  10. ncbi Malignant tumours of the minor salivary glands: a survival analysis of 17 years from a tertiary referral cancer centre
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College P O Thiruvananthapuram 695 011, India
    J Postgrad Med 49:25-8. 2003

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  1. ncbi Quality of life of patients with cancer in India: challenges and hurdles in putting theory into practice
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
    Psychooncology 13:429-33. 2004
    ..This article reviews these studies and presents the results of what has been done so far and goes on to stipulate what more needs to be done...
  2. ncbi Factors influencing distress in Indian cancer patients
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    Psychooncology 15:547-50. 2006
    ..The current study set out to identify distress in cancer patients undergoing curative treatment within India...
  3. ncbi Distress overlaps with anxiety and depression in patients with head and neck cancer
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, India
    Psychooncology 16:582-6. 2007
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  4. ncbi Primary sarcoma of the breast
    Manoj Pandey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    J Surg Oncol 87:121-5. 2004
    ..Primary sarcoma occurring in breast is rare and comprises 0.5-1% of all breast neoplasm. Majority of the series include both stromal and cystosarcoma phyllodes, only a few hundred cases of sarcomas other then cystosarcoma are reported...
  5. ncbi Lifestyle, parity, menstrual and reproductive factors and risk of gallbladder cancer
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695 011, India
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:269-72. 2003
    ..In conclusion, tobacco chewing and smoking are associated with increased odds of gallbladder cancer. Similarly early menarche, late menopause, multiple pregnancies and childbirth increased the risk of gallbladder cancer...
  6. ncbi Risk factors for gallbladder cancer: a reappraisal
    M Pandey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Trivandrum 695 011, Kerala, India
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:15-24. 2003
    ..In this article, we have reviewed the aetiopathological agents proposed from time to time over the past two centuries, with special emphasis on the developments made in the last 25 years...
  7. ncbi Diet and gallbladder cancer: a case-control study
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695 011, India
    Eur J Cancer Prev 11:365-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the results of the present study show a protective effect of vegetables and fruits on gallbladder carcinogenesis, but red meat (beef and mutton) was found to be associated with increased risk of gallbladder cancer...
  8. ncbi An unusual bilateral cervical paraganglioma: a case report
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Trivandrum, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 31:334-6. 2002
    ..On one side the tumour was arising from the vagus nerve and on the other, from the carotid body. Clinical, radiological and histopathological features and treatment dilemmas are discussed...
  9. ncbi Necrotising histiocytic lymphadenitis
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Pathology, Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram 695 011, India
    J Postgrad Med 48:52-3. 2002
  10. ncbi Malignant tumours of the minor salivary glands: a survival analysis of 17 years from a tertiary referral cancer centre
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College P O Thiruvananthapuram 695 011, India
    J Postgrad Med 49:25-8. 2003
    ..Malignant tumours of the minor salivary glands are rare and constitute less than 0.5% of all malignant neoplasms...
  11. ncbi Soft tissue sarcoma of the head and neck region in adults
    M Pandey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, 695 011, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 32:43-8. 2003
    ..The overall survival rate for patients with soft tissue sarcoma of the head and neck is good, however, disease-free survival is poor as the majority of these fail within 2 years of completing treatment...
  12. ncbi Sarcoma of the oral and maxillofacial soft tissue in adults
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    Eur J Surg Oncol 26:145-8. 2000
    ..Sarcoma occurring in oral and maxillofacial soft tissue is rare. This study was carried out to evaluate the prevalence of oral soft tissue sarcoma and to record its natural history and survival...
  13. ncbi Primary intraosseous carcinoma of the jaw: pooled analysis of world literature and report of two new cases
    G Thomas
    Division of Community Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 30:349-55. 2001
    ..The tumour is locally aggressive and metastasizes to regional nodes. The overall and disease free survival is poor with almost 50% patients failing loco-regionally within the first 2 years of follow-up...
  14. doi Results of primary versus salvage surgery in carcinoma of the buccal mucosa
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:362-7. 2009
    ..Tumor size, tumor stage, nodal status, grade of tumor, performance status, site of primary, thickness, depth of invasion, tumor margin, etc. are reported to be predictors of survival...
  15. ncbi FACT-G: reliability and validity of the Malayalam translation
    B C Thomas
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    Qual Life Res 13:263-9. 2004
    ..Emphasis is currently being placed on the need for quality of life in cancer survivors. There is a great need to identify an appropriate tool for quality of life estimation in these linguistically and culturally different settings...
  16. doi Higher distress relates to poor quality of life in patients with head and neck cancer
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 38:955-9. 2009
    ..High amounts of distress lead to poor quality of life in patients with head and neck cancers. Financial security, understanding and support from the partner reduced distress in these patients...
  17. ncbi Malignant phyllodes tumor
    M Pandey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Center, Medical College PO, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
    Breast J 7:411-6. 2001
    ..7) showed a decreased hazards. Cystosarcoma phyllodes is a rare malignancy of the female breast. Surgery with adequate margins is the primary treatment. Adjuvant radiotherapy appears to improve the disease-free survival...
  18. doi Tumor stage and resection margins not the mandibular invasion determines the survival in patients with cancers of oro-mandibular region
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, India
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:1337-42. 2009
    ..We carried out this study to evaluate the effect of various factor including mandibular bone involvement on survival in patients with oro-mandibular cancers...
  19. ncbi Oral cancer among patients under the age of 35 years
    E M Iype
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Epidemiology and Clinical studies, Community Oncology and Radiation Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram 695 011, India
    J Postgrad Med 47:171-6. 2001
    ..Cancer of the oral cavity is one of the commonest cancers among males...
  20. ncbi Survival in patients under 45 years with squamous cell carcinoma of the oral tongue
    S Manuel
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College P O, Trivandrum, Kerala 695 011, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 32:167-73. 2003
    ..Young patients with SCC of the oral tongue were seen to have a comparable outcome and prognosis compared to that in older patients...
  21. ncbi Primary malignant melanoma of the mucous membranes
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Kerala, India
    Eur J Surg Oncol 24:303-7. 1998
    ..To investigate malignant mucosal melanoma (MMM), a rare disease and one which has, till lately, remained unrecognized. Incidence of MMM ranges from 2 to 10% in various series...
  22. ncbi Primary malignant melanoma of the upper aero-digestive tract
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 28:45-9. 1999
    ..One patient was lost to follow-up. We suggest that data from various centres be pooled together in order to carry out a meta-analysis to address the question of optimal treatment for malignant melanoma of the upper aero-digestive tract...
  23. pmc Squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue among young Indian adults
    E Mathew Iype
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, Kerala, 695001 India
    Neoplasia 3:273-7. 2001
    ..Results of the present study suggest that contrary to the belief, the survival among young patients is almost similar to that in older patients...
  24. ncbi Evaluation of surgical excision of non-homogeneous oral leukoplakia in a screening intervention trial, Kerala, India
    M Pandey
    Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College Campus, Trivandrum, 695011, Kerala, India
    Oral Oncol 37:103-9. 2001
    ....
  25. ncbi Primary malignant mucosal melanoma of the head and neck region: pooled analysis of 60 published cases from India and review of literature
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cencer Centre, Medical College PO, Trivandrum, Kerala, 695 011, India
    Eur J Cancer Prev 11:3-10. 2002
    ..Malignant mucosal melanoma has aggressive biological behaviour and poor outcome. Radical surgery and adjuvant radiotherapy may provide a better local control and may help in improving survival...
  26. ncbi Primary tuberculosis of the tongue: report of three cases
    E M Iype
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 39:402-3. 2001
    ..Tuberculosis of the oral cavity is uncommon and poses a diagnostic challenge. We report three patients with primary tuberculosis of the tongue, all of whom responded well to treatment and were cured...
  27. ncbi Squamous cell cancer of the buccal mucosa in young adults
    E Mathew Iype
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College P O, Trivandrum 695011, Kerala, India
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 42:185-9. 2004
    ..Although many aetiological factors have been postulated, tobacco alone has been implicated as the main factor in the aetiology of such cancers at any age...
  28. ncbi Mandibular invasion in oral squamous cell carcinoma: investigation by clinical examination and orthopantomogram
    L P Rao
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Government Dental College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:454-7. 2004
    ..In case of carcinomas of the buccal mucosa and tongue the mandibular resection can be limited to that required for clearance of margins provided the radiology is negative...
  29. ncbi Quality of life in breast cancer patients: validation of a FACT-B Malayalam version
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, India
    Qual Life Res 11:87-90. 2002
    ..Developing countries too have begun to recognize the need for monitoring quality of life (QOL). However, in most of the developing countries, a validated and reliable tool for the purpose is yet to be realized...
  30. doi Overexpression of COX-2 gene in oral cancer is independent of stage of disease and degree of differentiation
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 37:379-83. 2008
    ..This suggests a role for COX2 receptors in oral cancer carcinogenesis, and provides the foundation for a large randomized trial to determine the role COX2 inhibitors may play in prevention of oral carcinogenesis...
  31. ncbi Solitary metastasis from occult follicular carcinoma of the thyroid mimicking trigeminal neurinoma--case report
    R Kachhara
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 41:360-3. 2001
    ..Radiotherapy was performed followed by complete thyroidectomy. Examination of the gross specimen found the tumor nodule. Clinically significant metastasis can arise from histologically benign and silent follicular thyroid neoplasms...
  32. ncbi Rehabilitation of cancer patients
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    J Postgrad Med 47:62-5. 2001
    ..Treatment and prevention of disability and its rehabilitation requires comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach. There is an urgent need to promote physical and psychological rehabilitation...
  33. ncbi Global perspective of tobacco habits and lung cancer: a lesson for third world countries
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    Eur J Cancer Prev 8:271-9. 1999
    ..The situation is alarming, with ever-increasing incidence among women and non-smokers exposed to smoke (passive smokers). Tobacco use has already become an epidemic...
  34. ncbi Survival analysis: caveats and pitfalls
    A Mathew
    Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    Ann Chir Gynaecol 88:336-44. 1999
    ..The problem is compounded in papers from third-world countries where bio-statisticians may not be available in all institutions to guide clinicians as to the selection of proper techniques...
  35. ncbi Parapharyngeal metastasis from papillary microcarcinoma of thyroid: report of a case diagnosed by peroral fine needle aspiration
    G Thomas
    Division of Community Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:229-31. 2002
    ..Metastatic thyroid cancer should be considered in the differential diagnosis of a parapharyngeal mass. Fine-needle aspiration cytology is a simple, speedy, and cost-effective method of diagnosis of parapharyngeal masses...
  36. ncbi Carcinosarcoma of the parotid gland with epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma and pleomorphic sarcoma components
    S Manuel
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Government Dental College Trivandrum, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:480-3. 2002
    ..The biological behaviour of the individual components in a malignant mixed tumour makes it difficult to diagnose. We could find no previous report of epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma as a component of a carcinosarcoma of the parotid...
  37. ncbi Malignant lymphoma of the gastrointestinal tract
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, NCH Compound, Asarwa, Ahmedabad, India
    Eur J Surg Oncol 25:164-7. 1999
    ..Most of these lymphomas arise from mucosa associated lymphoid tissue (MALT). We attempt in this study to define the natural history and treatment outcome of this type of lymphoma...
  38. ncbi Development of a distress inventory for cancer: preliminary results
    B C Thomas
    Department of Futures Studies, University of Kerala, and Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    J Postgrad Med 48:16-20. 2002
    ....
  39. ncbi Acute abdomen in patients receiving chemotherapy
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College P.O, Trivandrum-695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Cancer 38:68-71. 2001
    ..Decision to operate, should be made with extreme caution as mortality and morbidity after surgery is high...
  40. ncbi Cancer vaccines: a step towards prevention and treatment of cancer
    M Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College P O, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    Eur J Surg Oncol 25:209-14. 1999
    ..This novel concept may help scientist to overcome the immunological tolerance and anti-tumour ineffectiveness induced by many human cancer cells and may lead to generation of tumour-specific vaccines...
  41. ncbi Primary malignant chest wall tumours
    M Pandey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Trivandrum
    J Indian Med Assoc 99:622-3, 626. 2001
    ..In this article, 46 cases of the primary malignant chest wall tumours seen over a period of 5 years are reviewed...
  42. doi Sternocleidomastoid island flap preserving the branch from superior thyroid artery for the reconstruction following resection of oral cancer
    V Kumar
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221 005, India
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:1011-5. 2009
    ..The oral part of the skin undergoes total or partial necrosis in many of the cases as this skin paddle receives its blood supply from a segment which is very far from the superior arterial pedicle...
  43. pmc A misleading swelling of the tongue
    D Simon
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    Postgrad Med J 79:419-20, 424. 2003
  44. ncbi Psychological distress in cancer patients: hypothesis of a distress model
    B C Thomas
    Department of Futures Studies, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, India
    Eur J Cancer Prev 11:179-85. 2002
    ..In the light of these studies, a distress model for the cancer patient has been hypothesized here...
  45. ncbi Attributing death to cancer: cause-specific survival estimation
    A Mathew
    Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College P O, Trivandrum 695 011, India
    J Postgrad Med 48:322-6. 2002
    ..Rothman's confidence interval gives the most satisfactory result for survival estimate...
  46. ncbi Reliability & validity of the Malayalam Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy for Head & Neck Cancer
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Thiruvananthapuram, India
    Indian J Med Res 120:51-5. 2004
    ..The present study was carried out to translate, validate and test for reliability a reliable QOL tool for the head and neck cancer patient population in a tertiary care hospital in south India...
  47. ncbi An unusual lesion on the chest wall
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
    Int Wound J 1:152-4. 2004
    ..We report here a 63-year-old woman who presented with osteoradionecrosis of the sternum 17 years after initial treatment for breast cancer. Difficulty in diagnosing the lesion and its management is discussed...
  48. ncbi Environmental pollutants in gallbladder carcinogenesis
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
    J Surg Oncol 93:640-3. 2006
    ..Better designed case-control studies or cohort studies looking at exposure are required before it could be accepted as one of the causes of GBC...
  49. ncbi Cytochrome P-450 expression and lipid peroxidation in gallbladder cancer
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgery, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
    J Surg Oncol 82:180-3. 2003
    ..Carcinoma of the gallbladder is the commonest neoplasm of the biliary tract; however, the etiology of this tumor remains unclear...
  50. ncbi Interim results from a cluster randomized controlled oral cancer screening trial in Kerala, India
    K Ramadas
    Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum 695011, Kerala, India
    Oral Oncol 39:580-8. 2003
    ..2/100000 person-years in the intervention and 21.3/100000 in the control group. After completing two rounds of screening, oral cancer mortality rates were similar in both study groups...
  51. ncbi Reliability & validity of the Malayalam hospital anxiety & depression scale (HADS) in cancer patients
    B C Thomas
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, India
    Indian J Med Res 122:395-9. 2005
    ..The present study describes the translation process of HADS into Malayalam and testing its reliability and validity on psychological morbidity in cancer patients...
  52. ncbi Primary malignant large bowel lymphoma
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute, Ahmedabad, India
    Am Surg 68:121-6. 2002
    ..45) in stage II and III respectively. We conclude that large bowel lymphoma is a curable disease if treated aggressively. We suggest that all patients should be treated by primary surgery and should receive adjuvant chemotherapy...
  53. ncbi Identifying and predicting behaviour outcomes in cancer patients undergoing curative treatment
    Bejoy Cherian Thomas
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, India
    Psychooncology 13:490-3. 2004
    ....
  54. pmc Actinomycosis of the parotid masquerading as malignant neoplasm
    Bipin T Varghese
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum 695011, Kerala, India
    BMC Cancer 4:7. 2004
    ..Primary actinomycosis of the parotid gland is of rare occurrence and can mimic a malignant neoplasm both clinically as well as radiologically...
  55. ncbi Early effect of surgery on quality of life in women with operable breast cancer
    Manoj Pandey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Kerala, India
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:468-72. 2006
    ..The treatment modality of the patients significantly contributes to their QOL. The present study reports the initial findings on the early effects of surgery in patients with breast cancer...