David Robinson

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The occurrence of invasive cancers following a diagnosis of breast carcinoma in situ
    D Robinson
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, 1st Floor Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:611-5. 2008
  2. pmc Mortality and incidence of second cancers following treatment for testicular cancer
    D Robinson
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 96:529-33. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A 13-year follow-up of patients with breast cancer presenting to a District General Hospital breast unit in southeast England
    David Robinson
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Breast 15:173-80. 2006
  4. pmc Suicide in cancer patients in South East England from 1996 to 2005: a population-based study
    D Robinson
    Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 101:198-201. 2009
  5. pmc An analysis of temporal and generational trends in the incidence of anal and other HPV-related cancers in Southeast England
    D Robinson
    1Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, 1st Floor, Capital House, Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 100:527-31. 2009
  6. pmc Waiting times for radiotherapy: variation over time and between cancer networks in southeast England
    D Robinson
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 92:1201-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Interpreting international comparisons of cancer survival: the effects of incomplete registration and the presence of death certificate only cases on survival estimates
    David Robinson
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, 1st Floor, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Eur J Cancer 43:909-13. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Breast cancer survival in England, Norway and Sweden: a population-based comparison
    Henrik Møller
    King s College London, Division of Cancer Studies, Thames Cancer Registry, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 127:2630-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Colorectal cancer survival in socioeconomic groups in England: variation is mainly in the short term after diagnosis
    Henrik Møller
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, 1st Floor Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Eur J Cancer 48:46-53. 2012
  10. pmc Radiotherapy waiting times for women with breast cancer: a population-based cohort study
    Ruth H Jack
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, London, UK
    BMC Cancer 7:71. 2007

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Publications39

  1. pmc The occurrence of invasive cancers following a diagnosis of breast carcinoma in situ
    D Robinson
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, 1st Floor Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:611-5. 2008
    ..97 (95% ci 1.84-4.80)...
  2. pmc Mortality and incidence of second cancers following treatment for testicular cancer
    D Robinson
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 96:529-33. 2007
    ..78; CI 2.93-13.36). The better survival observed is largely attributable to improved treatment, and the trend in reducing the toxicity of therapy should continue to reduce future health risks in testicular cancer survivors...
  3. ncbi request reprint A 13-year follow-up of patients with breast cancer presenting to a District General Hospital breast unit in southeast England
    David Robinson
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Breast 15:173-80. 2006
    ..The higher survival seen in the screening group can be almost entirely accounted for in terms of the detection of early stage and lower grade tumours which screening provides...
  4. pmc Suicide in cancer patients in South East England from 1996 to 2005: a population-based study
    D Robinson
    Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 101:198-201. 2009
    ..Studies from around the world have shown that suicide risk is increased in cancer patients, but no previous detailed analysis has been carried out in England...
  5. pmc An analysis of temporal and generational trends in the incidence of anal and other HPV-related cancers in Southeast England
    D Robinson
    1Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, 1st Floor, Capital House, Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 100:527-31. 2009
    ..Programmes of vaccination against HPV, aimed at reducing the burden of cervical cancer, may also help to reduce the incidence of cancer at other anogenital sites...
  6. pmc Waiting times for radiotherapy: variation over time and between cancer networks in southeast England
    D Robinson
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 92:1201-8. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Interpreting international comparisons of cancer survival: the effects of incomplete registration and the presence of death certificate only cases on survival estimates
    David Robinson
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, 1st Floor, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Eur J Cancer 43:909-13. 2007
    ..It is important to take variations in DCO proportion and/or completeness into consideration when comparing survival estimates between different populations...
  8. doi request reprint Breast cancer survival in England, Norway and Sweden: a population-based comparison
    Henrik Møller
    King s College London, Division of Cancer Studies, Thames Cancer Registry, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 127:2630-8. 2010
    ..Our findings emphasise the importance of awareness of symptoms and early detection as the main strategy to improve breast cancer survival in the United Kingdom...
  9. doi request reprint Colorectal cancer survival in socioeconomic groups in England: variation is mainly in the short term after diagnosis
    Henrik Møller
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, 1st Floor Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Eur J Cancer 48:46-53. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to examine differences in cancer survival between socioeconomic groups in England, with particular attention to survival in the short term of follow-up...
  10. pmc Radiotherapy waiting times for women with breast cancer: a population-based cohort study
    Ruth H Jack
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, London, UK
    BMC Cancer 7:71. 2007
    ..This study aimed to examine factors associated with waiting times for radiotherapy for breast cancer patients...
  11. pmc Incidence of multiple primary cancers in a cohort of women diagnosed with breast cancer in southeast England
    H S Evans
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Oncology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Kings College, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 84:435-40. 2001
    ..Some of these associations are consistent with the effects of known inherited cancer susceptibility genes, shared environmental factors, or therapy...
  12. pmc The risk of subsequent primary cancers after colorectal cancer in southeast England
    H S Evans
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Oncology, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, UK
    Gut 50:647-52. 2002
    ..Colorectal cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers, and inherited factors play an important role in its aetiology...
  13. doi request reprint Season of cancer diagnosis exerts distinct effects upon short- and long-term survival
    Rahul Roychoudhuri
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, Capital House, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 124:2436-41. 2009
    ..However, the distinct mortality reduction observed in the long term amongst those diagnosed in the autumn, especially amongst breast cancer patients, may indicate the presence of a seasonally variable protective mechanism...
  14. pmc Second primary cancers in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the skin
    S K Maitra
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 92:570-1. 2005
    ..The excess incidence subsequent to SCC was mainly in cancers related to sunlight and smoking, and in lymphoproliferative malignancies, it was largest (10-fold) in salivary gland cancer...
  15. pmc A visual summary of the EUROCARE-4 results: a UK perspective
    H Møller
    Thames Cancer Registry, Kings College London, 42 Weston Street, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 101:S110-4. 2009
    ..This paper provides a one-page visual summary of the previously published relative survival estimates for 42 types of cancers in 23 countries in Europe...
  16. ncbi request reprint Multiple primary tumours following head and neck cancer in southern England during 1961-98
    K A A S Warnakulasuriya
    Department of Oral Medicine and Pathology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas Dental Institute and WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Cancer and Precancer, Demark Hill Campus, Caldecot Road, London SE5 9RW, UK
    J Oral Pathol Med 32:443-9. 2003
    ..Successful initial treatment of oral and oro-phayngeal cancer has led to the emergence of second primary tumours (SPTs). Population data are meagre...
  17. pmc Effect of the UK government's 2-week target on waiting times in women with breast cancer in southeast England
    D Robinson
    Thames Cancer Registry, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:492-6. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Cancer risks in women with 2 breast or ovarian cancers: clues to genetic cancer susceptibility
    H S Evans
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 94:758-9. 2001
    ..We also found significantly increased risks of myeloid leukaemia (probably due to radiotherapy) and of cancer of the corpus uteri (which may be due to hormonal factors)...
  19. ncbi request reprint The long-term risks of adjuvant carboplatin treatment for stage I seminoma of the testis
    T Powles
    Department of Medical Oncology, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Ann Oncol 19:443-7. 2008
    ..The use of adjuvant carboplatin in the management of stage I seminoma of the testis has been limited by the lack of long-term data. In this study, we address this issue for the first time...
  20. doi request reprint Causes of death in men with prostate cancer: an analysis of 50 000 men from the Thames Cancer Registry
    Simon Chowdhury
    Department of Medical Oncology, Guy s Hospital, King s College London, London, UK
    BJU Int 112:182-9. 2013
    ..To investigate causes of death in a UK cohort of patients with prostate cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Trends in the treatment of breast cancer in Southeast England following the introduction of national guidelines
    Daniela Tataru
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, 1st Floor Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:215-7. 2006
    ....
  22. pmc Predictors of early death in female patients with breast cancer in the UK: a cohort study
    Ceilidh Stapelkamp
    Bazian Ltd, 10 Fitzroy Square, London, UK
    BMJ Open 1:e000247. 2011
    ..The study identifies a group of women with a particularly poor prognosis for whom interventions aiming at early detection may be targeted...
  23. pmc Increased cardiovascular mortality more than fifteen years after radiotherapy for breast cancer: a population-based study
    Rahul Roychoudhuri
    King s College London, Thames Cancer Registry, 1st Floor Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    BMC Cancer 7:9. 2007
    ..It has been proposed that this difference might result in greater cardiovascular mortality following irradiation of the left breast when compared with the right...
  24. doi request reprint National comparisons of lung cancer survival in England, Norway and Sweden 2001-2004: differences occur early in follow-up
    Lars Holmberg
    Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, School of Medicine, Research Oncology, 3rd Floor Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Thorax 65:436-41. 2010
    ..Future improvements in lung cancer management may be seen early in follow-up...
  25. pmc Radiation-induced malignancies following radiotherapy for breast cancer
    R Roychoudhuri
    Thames Cancer Registry, Division of Cancer Studies, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, 1st Floor, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Br J Cancer 91:868-72. 2004
    ..99, 95% CI 1.13-9.33), for second breast cancer at 5-10 years (RR 1.34, 95% CI 1.10-1.63) and 15+ years (RR 1.26, 95% CI 1.00-1.59) and oesophageal cancer at 15+ years (RR 2.19, 95% CI 1.10-4.62)...
  26. pmc Completeness of cancer registration: a new method for routine use
    J Bullard
    Thames Cancer Registry, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 82:1111-6. 2000
    ..This method allows completeness to be assessed routinely by factors such as age, sex, geographical area and tumour type...
  27. ncbi request reprint Resolution of late-onset asthma following high-dose chemotherapy
    C Palmieri
    Department of Medical Oncology, Charing Cross Hospital, Fulham Palace Road, London, UK
    Bone Marrow Transplant 32:847-8. 2003
    ..As far as the authors are aware this is the first reported case...
  28. ncbi request reprint Completeness of ascertainment by cancer registries: putting bounds on the number of missing cases
    Paul B S Silcocks
    Trent Institute for Health Services Research, University of Nottingham, NG7 2UH
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:161-7. 2004
    ..We describe a computer program developed to produce measures of precision for estimates of completeness obtained by one such method, the flow method...
  29. ncbi request reprint Simulation modelling to validate the flow method for estimating completeness of case ascertainment by cancer registries
    Paul B S Silcocks
    Trent Cancer Registry, Fulwood House, 5 Old Fulwood Road, Sheffield S10 3TG, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 29:455-62. 2007
    ..To validate estimates of completeness of cancer ascertainment obtained by the flow method...
  30. ncbi request reprint Survival in prostate carcinoma--outcomes from a prospective, population-based cohort of 8887 men with up to 15 years of follow-up: results from three countries in the population-based National Prostate Cancer Registry of Sweden
    Gunnar Aus
    Department of Urology, Sahlgrens University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Cancer 103:943-51. 2005
    ..To decide on screening strategies and curative treatments for prostate carcinoma, it is necessary to determine the incidence and survival in a population that is not screened...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors and survival in node-positive (N1) prostate cancer-a prospective study based on data from a Swedish population-based cohort
    Gunnar Aus
    Department of Urology, Sahlgrens University Hospital, 413 45, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Urol 43:627-31. 2003
    ..It is difficult to give prognostic information based on the present literature. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of known risk factors in patients with pelvic node involvement and without distant metastasis...
  32. ncbi request reprint Geriatric seizures
    Michael Smith
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:974-5. 2002
  33. ncbi request reprint A model of the direct and indirect effects of aprotinin administration on the overall costs of coronary revascularization surgery in a university teaching hospital cardiothoracic unit
    David Robinson
    Richardson Research, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Clin Ther 24:1677-89. 2002
    ..When ICU capacity is limited, rethoracotomy necessitates postponing treatment of the next patient. Aprotinin, a bovine lung-derived proteinase inhibitor, has been shown to reduce the frequency of rethoracotomies in cardiac patients...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cancer clusters: findings vs feelings
    David Robinson
    American Council on Science and Health, New York, NY, USA
    MedGenMed 4:16. 2002
    ..This report discusses the potential cancer clusters in Toms River, New Jersey and Long Island, New York, because they contain many elements typical of cancer cluster investigations and have received considerable media attention...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prediction of survival of metastatic prostate cancer based on early serial measurements of prostate specific antigen and alkaline phosphatase
    David Robinson
    Department of Urology, Ryhov County Hospital, Jonkoping, Sweden
    J Urol 179:117-22; discussion 122-3. 2008
    ..We determined how serial measurements of prostate specific antigen and alkaline phosphatase can be used to predict survival early in the course of hormone treated metastatic prostate cancer...
  36. ncbi request reprint Report of the Working Groups on Breast MRI: report of the Biopsy and Intervention Working Group
    V Suzanne Klimberg
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72205 12191, USA
    Breast J 10:S13-6. 2004
  37. doi request reprint PSA kinetics provide improved prediction of survival in metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer
    David Robinson
    Department of Urology, Ryhov County Hospital, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Urology 72:903-7. 2008
    ..To assess the value of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) kinetics in predicting survival and relate this to the baseline variables in men with metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer (HRPC)...
  38. doi request reprint The use of erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in patients with non-myeloid hematological malignancies: a systematic review
    Nadine Shehata
    Department of Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Canadian Blood Services, Toronto, Canada
    Ann Hematol 87:961-73. 2008
    ..Limitations of these data preclude conclusions that these agents improve QOL. More data are required to confirm the inferior survival associated with ESAs...
  39. ncbi request reprint A modification to the flow method to estimate completeness in cancer registries with delayed registration
    Fabio Montanaro
    Liguria Mesothelioma Registry, Department Epidemiology and Prevention, National Cancer Research Institute, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:274-7. 2006
    ..For registries that routinely delay case registration, the flow method does not accurately describe their completeness over time. A modification to allow for such a delay is proposed and tested...