Cary S Kaufman

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Office-based ultrasound-guided cryoablation of breast fibroadenomas
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Bellingham Breast Center, 2940 Squalicum Pkwy, Suite 101, Bellingham, WA 98225, USA
    Am J Surg 184:394-400. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A treatment scale for axillary management in breast cancer
    C S Kaufman
    Bellingham Breast Center, 2940 Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham, WA 98225, USA
    Am J Surg 182:377-83. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Office-based cryoablation of breast fibroadenomas with long-term follow-up
    Cary S Kaufman
    University of Washington and the Bellingham Breast Center, Bellingham, Washington 98225, USA
    Breast J 11:344-50. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative digital specimen mammography: rapid, accurate results expedite surgery
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Washington, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1478-85. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Validating quality breast care: three new validation programs for 2007
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, Bellingham Breast Center, University of Washington, 2940 Squalicum Pkwy, Bellingham, WA 90225, USA
    Am J Surg 194:515-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint National quality validation programs for breast centers
    Cary S Kaufman
    Bellingham Breast Center, 2940 Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham, WA 987225, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 7:1357-62. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Cryosurgery for breast cancer
    Cary S Kaufman
    University of Washington, Department of Surgery, Bellingham Breast Center, Bellingham, 98225, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 3:165-75. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Encircling guidewire facilitates complete excision of image-localized breast lesions
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Surg 186:413-5. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasonography guidance is accurate and efficient according to results in 100 breast cancer patients
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Surg 186:378-82. 2003
  10. doi request reprint National Quality Measures for Breast Centers (NQMBC): a robust quality tool: breast center quality measures
    C S Kaufman
    Bellingham Breast Center, University of Washington, Bellingham, WA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:377-85. 2010

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Office-based ultrasound-guided cryoablation of breast fibroadenomas
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Bellingham Breast Center, 2940 Squalicum Pkwy, Suite 101, Bellingham, WA 98225, USA
    Am J Surg 184:394-400. 2002
    ..Alternatives to open surgery include tumor removal using an automated coring device and tumor ablation using heating or cooling elements. We report our initial experience with cryoablation of biopsy-proven benign fibroadenomas...
  2. ncbi request reprint A treatment scale for axillary management in breast cancer
    C S Kaufman
    Bellingham Breast Center, 2940 Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham, WA 98225, USA
    Am J Surg 182:377-83. 2001
    ..The KATS score uses preoperative data to guide the choice of axillary treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Office-based cryoablation of breast fibroadenomas with long-term follow-up
    Cary S Kaufman
    University of Washington and the Bellingham Breast Center, Bellingham, Washington 98225, USA
    Breast J 11:344-50. 2005
    ..Cryoablation should be considered a preferred option for those patients desiring definitive therapy for their fibroadenomas without surgical intervention...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative digital specimen mammography: rapid, accurate results expedite surgery
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Washington, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1478-85. 2007
    ..We compared intraoperative digital specimen mammography (IDSM) as well as standard specimen mammography (SSM) on 121 consecutive image guided lumpectomies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Validating quality breast care: three new validation programs for 2007
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, Bellingham Breast Center, University of Washington, 2940 Squalicum Pkwy, Bellingham, WA 90225, USA
    Am J Surg 194:515-7. 2007
    ..Efforts to measure and monitor the quality of breast care have been initiated for breast centers and breast surgeons...
  6. ncbi request reprint National quality validation programs for breast centers
    Cary S Kaufman
    Bellingham Breast Center, 2940 Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham, WA 987225, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 7:1357-62. 2007
    ..These two programs herald a new phase of quality monitoring based on comparisons with other providers of breast care. In this new paradigm, simply being licensed to provide care will not be satisfactory proof of quality of care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cryosurgery for breast cancer
    Cary S Kaufman
    University of Washington, Department of Surgery, Bellingham Breast Center, Bellingham, 98225, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 3:165-75. 2004
    ..A comparison of ablation methods is discussed. Finally, future research of the role of cryosurgery in the management of breast cancer is described...
  8. ncbi request reprint Encircling guidewire facilitates complete excision of image-localized breast lesions
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Surg 186:413-5. 2003
    ..An innovative encircling guidewire defines three sides of a target lesion with a single puncture to achieve negative margins...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasonography guidance is accurate and efficient according to results in 100 breast cancer patients
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Surg 186:378-82. 2003
    ..The frequency of nonpalpable breast cancer has doubled in the last 10 years. Surgical use of high quality portable ultrasound units has made it possible to evaluate the time-saving method of intraoperative ultrasonography localization...
  10. doi request reprint National Quality Measures for Breast Centers (NQMBC): a robust quality tool: breast center quality measures
    C S Kaufman
    Bellingham Breast Center, University of Washington, Bellingham, WA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:377-85. 2010
    ..The National Consortium of Breast Centers (NCBC) has created a unique program to assess and compare the quality of interdisciplinary breast care provided by breast centers across the country...
  11. ncbi request reprint Digital documentation of the physical examination: moving the clinical breast exam to the electronic medical record
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, 2940 Squalicum Pkwy, Bellingham, WA 98225, USA
    Am J Surg 192:444-9. 2006
    ..There is a need for a device that can accurately depict the CBE in digital format while being objective, reproducible over time, and useable in the electronic medical record. This new device is called palpation imaging (PI)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Office-based cryoablation of breast fibroadenomas: 12-month followup
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington and the Bellingham Breast Center, Bellingham, WA 98225, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:914-23. 2004
    ..We previously reported on a minimally invasive therapy using cryoablation to treat fibroadenomas. We now report on 12-month followup using this technique...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative digital specimen mammography: prompt image review speeds surgery
    Cary S Kaufman
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Surg 192:513-5. 2006
    ..Intraoperative digital specimen mammograms can accurately identify target lesions while saving operating room time...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cryoablation treatment of benign breast lesions with 12-month follow-up
    Cary S Kaufman
    University of Washington and the Bellingham Breast Center, 2940 Squalicum Parkway, Suite 101, Bellingham, WA 98225, USA
    Am J Surg 188:340-8. 2004
    ..Despite their benign nature, many women eventually choose to have their bothersome lumps surgically removed. We report the use of cryoablation to treat these benign breast lesions with minimum 12-month follow-up...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cryoablation of early-stage breast cancer: work-in-progress report of a multi-institutional trial
    Michael S Sabel
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:542-9. 2004
    ..We conducted a multi-institutional pilot safety study of cryoablation in the treatment of primary breast carcinomas...
  16. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasound facilitates surgery for early breast cancer
    Cary S Kaufman
    University of Washington, Bellingham Breast Center, Bellingham, Washington, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:988-93. 2002
    ..Up to half of these nonpalpable lesions can be visualized by ultrasound. Use of intraoperative ultrasound streamlines the process of image-guided surgery...
  17. doi request reprint Can we measure the quality of breast surgical care?
    Cary S Kaufman
    Bellingham Regional Breast Center, Bellingham, WA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3053-60. 2011
    ..This commitment may gain even greater importance if trends continue toward performance-based physician payment, patient steerage, licensure, and board certification...
  18. ncbi request reprint Breast care is a team sport
    Cary S Kaufman
    Breast J 10:469-72. 2004