A Hurria

Summary

Affiliation: City of Hope National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The effect of aromatase inhibition on the cognitive function of older patients with breast cancer
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA Electronic address
    Clin Breast Cancer 14:132-40. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Management of elderly patients with cancer
    Arti Hurria
    Cancer and Aging Research Program, Department of Medical Oncology, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California 91010, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 11:698-701. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint We need a geriatric assessment for oncologists
    Arti Hurria
    Division of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 3:642-3. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of chemotherapy in the older patient
    Arti Hurria
    Cancer and Aging Research Program, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Cancer Control 14:32-43. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Is cognitive dysfunction a complication of adjuvant chemotherapy in the older patient with breast cancer?
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 103:259-68. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Identifying vulnerable older adults with cancer: integrating geriatric assessment into oncology practice
    Arti Hurria
    Division of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope, Duarte, California 91010, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1604-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Renaming "chemobrain"
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Cancer Invest 25:373-7. 2007
  8. pmc Clinical pharmacology of cancer therapies in older adults
    A Hurria
    The Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Br J Cancer 98:517-22. 2008
  9. pmc Role of age and health in treatment recommendations for older adults with breast cancer: the perspective of oncologists and primary care providers
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:5386-92. 2008
  10. pmc Distress in older patients with cancer
    Arti Hurria
    Cancer and Aging Research Program, City of Hope, 1500 E Duarte Rd, Duarte, CA 91001, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:4346-51. 2009

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. pmc The effect of aromatase inhibition on the cognitive function of older patients with breast cancer
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA Electronic address
    Clin Breast Cancer 14:132-40. 2014
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Management of elderly patients with cancer
    Arti Hurria
    Cancer and Aging Research Program, Department of Medical Oncology, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California 91010, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 11:698-701. 2013
    ..By uncovering problems possibly left undetected on a routine history and physical examination, this assessment may lead to interventions that improve health and wellbeing in older people with cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint We need a geriatric assessment for oncologists
    Arti Hurria
    Division of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 3:642-3. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of chemotherapy in the older patient
    Arti Hurria
    Cancer and Aging Research Program, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Cancer Control 14:32-43. 2007
    ..Age-related changes in physiology can affect chemotherapy pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics in older patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Is cognitive dysfunction a complication of adjuvant chemotherapy in the older patient with breast cancer?
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 103:259-68. 2007
    ..Since aging is the number one risk factor for breast cancer, future studies of the neuropsychological impact of chemotherapy should include older patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Identifying vulnerable older adults with cancer: integrating geriatric assessment into oncology practice
    Arti Hurria
    Division of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope, Duarte, California 91010, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1604-8. 2007
    ..To integrate the principles of geriatric assessment into the care of older patients with cancer in order to identify vulnerable older adults and develop interventions to optimize cancer treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Renaming "chemobrain"
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Cancer Invest 25:373-7. 2007
    ..We propose that the phenomenon commonly referred to as "chemobrain" would be more accurately labeled "cancer- or cancer-therapy-associated cognitive change."..
  8. pmc Clinical pharmacology of cancer therapies in older adults
    A Hurria
    The Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Br J Cancer 98:517-22. 2008
    ..We also provide an overview of studies that have been conducted evaluating the pharmacology of anticancer therapies in older adults, and issue a call for further research...
  9. pmc Role of age and health in treatment recommendations for older adults with breast cancer: the perspective of oncologists and primary care providers
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:5386-92. 2008
    ..To determine the impact of age and health status on adjuvant treatment recommendations for older patients with breast cancer from the perspective of medical oncologists and primary care physicians with geriatric expertise...
  10. pmc Distress in older patients with cancer
    Arti Hurria
    Cancer and Aging Research Program, City of Hope, 1500 E Duarte Rd, Duarte, CA 91001, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:4346-51. 2009
    ..To determine the predictors of distress in older patients with cancer...
  11. doi request reprint Perspectives and attitudes on the use of adjuvant chemotherapy and trastuzumab in older adults with HER-2+ breast cancer: a survey of oncologists
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope, Duarte, California 91010, USA
    Oncologist 14:883-90. 2009
    ..The goal of the current study was to understand how patient age and health status impact oncologists' decisions to recommend adjuvant therapy in older women with HER-2(+) breast cancer...
  12. pmc Geriatric assessment in oncology practice
    Arti Hurria
    Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:S246-9. 2009
    ..Doing so will help develop targeted interventions and optimize cancer outcomes in this rapidly growing population...
  13. pmc Implementing a geriatric assessment in cooperative group clinical cancer trials: CALGB 360401
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope, 1500 E Duarte Rd, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:1290-6. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the implementation of a geriatric assessment tool in the cooperative group setting...
  14. pmc Predicting chemotherapy toxicity in older adults with cancer: a prospective multicenter study
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center and Beckman Research Institute, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:3457-65. 2011
    ..The goals of this study are to identify risk factors for chemotherapy toxicity in older adults and develop a risk stratification schema for chemotherapy toxicity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant treatment recommendations in older women with breast cancer: a survey of oncologists
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 61:255-60. 2007
    ..Previous studies demonstrate differing treatment patterns between older and younger patients with breast cancer. To explore the reasons for these disparities we conducted a survey of 28 oncologists specializing in breast cancer...
  16. doi request reprint Adjuvant chemotherapy and hormonal therapy for older adults with breast cancer
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Semin Oncol 35:618-24. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function of older patients receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: a pilot prospective longitudinal study
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:925-31. 2006
    ..To report on the longitudinal cognitive functioning of older women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  18. doi request reprint Evaluating the older patient with cancer: understanding frailty and the geriatric assessment
    Sumanta Kumar Pal
    Division of Genitourinary Malignancies, Department of Medical Oncology and Experimental Therapeutics, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 60:120-32. 2010
    ..This review describes key studies from the geriatric literature that provide principles for assessing health status in the older patient, and ways that these principles can be applied to oncology care in an older population are proposed...
  19. ncbi request reprint A prospective, longitudinal study of the functional status and quality of life of older patients with breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapy
    Arti Hurria
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1119-24. 2006
    ..To examine the toxicity experienced by a cohort of older women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer and the longitudinal effect on their functional status and quality of life (QOL)...
  20. pmc Paclitaxel efficacy and toxicity in older women with metastatic breast cancer: combined analysis of CALGB 9342 and 9840
    S M Lichtman
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York 11725, USA
    Ann Oncol 23:632-8. 2012
    ..Two Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB) studies were utilized to determine the efficacy and tolerability of paclitaxel (Taxol) in older patients with metastatic breast cancer...
  21. pmc Feasibility and toxicity of dose-dense adjuvant chemotherapy in older women with breast cancer
    Marjorie Zauderer
    NewYork Presbyterian Hospital, New York, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 117:205-10. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the feasibility and toxicity of adjuvant dose-dense chemotherapy in older women with breast cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Patterns of toxicity in older patients with breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapy
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY 10021, New York, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 92:151-6. 2005
    ..To retrospectively determine the relationship of age to toxicity from adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effect of adjuvant breast cancer chemotherapy on cognitive function from the older patient's perspective
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 98:343-8. 2006
    ..This longitudinal prospective study describes the older breast cancer patient's perception of the cognitive impact of adjuvant chemotherapy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical trials in older adults with cancer: past and future
    Arti Hurria
    Cancer and Aging Research Program, City of Hope Cancer Center, Duarte, California 91010, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 21:351-8; discussion 363-4, 367. 2007
    ..This article examines the demographics of cancer and aging, the barriers to enrollment of older adults on clinical trials, and approaches for future trials to address the needs of the older patient...
  25. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing treatment patterns of breast cancer patients age 75 and older
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 46:121-6. 2003
    ..To retrospectively determine the factors influencing treatment decisions in older breast cancer patients at a single center...
  26. ncbi request reprint Management of lung cancer in older adults
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 53:325-41. 2003
    ..This article reviews the available data regarding surgery, radiation, and systemic treatment for older patients with lung cancer and considers the role of geriatric assessment in the evaluation of older patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Geriatric assessment for oncologists: rationale and future directions
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 59:211-7. 2006
    ..Our eventual goal is to determine if this geriatric assessment measure can identify factors independent of age that predict cancer treatment morbidity and mortality and result in rationale interventions to optimize oncologic care...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of creatinine clearance on patterns of toxicity in older patients receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Drugs Aging 22:785-91. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the association between calculated creatinine clearance (CL(CR)) and grade 3 or 4 toxicities during adjuvant chemotherapy in women > or =65 years of age with breast cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Developing a cancer-specific geriatric assessment: a feasibility study
    Arti Hurria
    Department of Medicine, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Cancer 104:1998-2005. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of age, sex, and comorbidity on cancer therapy and disease progression
    Sumanta Kumar Pal
    Experimental Therapeutics and Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, Cancer and Aging Research Program, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1500 E Duarte Rd, Duarte, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:4086-93. 2010
    ..Taken together, age, sex, and comorbidity each encompass a complex array of physiologic and molecular variations that may each aid in personalizing care for the patient with cancer...
  31. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant chemotherapy and survival in older women with hormone receptor-negative breast cancer: assessing outcome in a population-based, observational cohort
    Elena B Elkin
    Health Outcomes Research Group and Biostatistics Service, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:2757-64. 2006
    ..Our goal was to assess the relationship between adjuvant chemotherapy use and survival in a large, population-based cohort of older women with hormone receptor (HR) -negative breast cancer...
  32. pmc A phase I/II prospective, single arm trial of gefitinib, trastuzumab, and docetaxel in patients with stage IV HER-2 positive metastatic breast cancer
    G Somlo
    Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1500 E Duarte Rd, Duarte, California, 91010, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 131:899-906. 2012
    ..We conclude that the combination of gefitinib, trastuzumab, and docetaxel is feasible and effective. Expression of the biomarkers examined did not predict outcome in this sample of HER-2 overexpressing metastatic breast cancer...
  33. ncbi request reprint Change in cycle 1 to cycle 2 haematological counts predicts toxicity in older patients with breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapy
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Drugs Aging 22:709-15. 2005
    ..To determine the association between changes in complete blood counts and grade 3 or 4 toxicities from cycle 1 to cycle 2 during adjuvant chemotherapy in women > or =65 years of age with breast cancer...
  34. pmc Mentoring junior faculty in geriatric oncology: report from the Cancer and Aging Research Group
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope, Duarte, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3125-7. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint Prolonged dose-dense epirubicin and cyclophosphamide followed by paclitaxel in breast cancer is feasible
    Chau Dang
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 8:418-24. 2008
    ..Dose-dense EC (without the 5-FU) is not associated with pneumonitis, and dose-dense paclitaxel (alone) is feasible. Primary objective was feasibility...
  36. ncbi request reprint Follow-up care of breast cancer survivors
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue 815, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 48:89-99. 2003
    ..In this article, we will discuss the principles of follow-up care of the breast cancer survivor...
  37. ncbi request reprint Phase II study of feasibility of dose-dense FEC followed by alternating weekly taxanes in high-risk, four or more node-positive breast cancer
    Chau T Dang
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 10:5754-61. 2004
    ..The primary objective was to determine the feasibility of the regimen; the secondary objective was to estimate the disease-free and overall survival...
  38. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics and toxicity of weekly docetaxel in older patients
    Arti Hurria
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, New York 10021, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 12:6100-5. 2006
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Cognitive effects of hormonal therapy in older adults
    Nicholas Mitsiades
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Semin Oncol 35:569-81. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Screening chest imaging studies are not effective in the follow-up of breast cancer patients
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Oncol Manag 12:13-5. 2003
    ..To determine the utility of chest imaging after adjuvant therapy for breast cancer in detection of recurrent disease...
  41. pmc Polypharmacy in older adults with cancer
    Ronald J Maggiore
    Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center and Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Oncologist 15:507-22. 2010
    ..We also examine the strengths and weaknesses of these definitions and explore the relationships among these definitions and what is known about the prevalence and impact of polypharmacy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Functional assessment of the older patient with cancer
    Cathy C Schubert
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 22:916-22; discussion 925, 928. 2008
    ..Including these tools in daily oncology practice could help physicians to better assess and treat vulnerable older adults...
  43. ncbi request reprint NCCN Task Force Report: breast cancer in the older woman
    Robert W Carlson
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 6:S1-25; quiz S26-7. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Management of breast cancer in elderly individuals: recommendations of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology
    Hans Wildiers
    Department of General Medical Oncology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Lancet Oncol 8:1101-15. 2007
    ..The available evidence was reviewed and synthesised to provide consensus recommendations regarding the care of breast cancer in older adults...
  45. ncbi request reprint Incorporation of geriatric principles in oncology clinical trials
    Arti Hurria
    J Clin Oncol 25:5350-1. 2007
  46. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive geriatric assessment for older patients with cancer
    Martine Extermann
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:1824-31. 2007
    ..This article discusses recent advances on the use of a CGA in older patients with cancer...
  47. ncbi request reprint Do age and ethnicity predict breast cancer treatment received? A cross-sectional urban population based study. Breast cancer treatment: age and ethnicity
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 59:234-42. 2006
    ..To evaluate the treatment patterns of women aged 55 years or older with newly diagnosed breast cancer and to examine the association between age and ethnicity/race on treatment selection...
  48. ncbi request reprint Use of postmastectomy radiotherapy in older women
    Benjamin D Smith
    Radiation Oncology Flight, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:98-106. 2008
    ..Using the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results-Medicare cohort, we sought to characterize the adoption of PMRT from 1992 to 2002 and identify risk factors for PMRT omission among high-risk older patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint Postmastectomy radiation and survival in older women with breast cancer
    Benjamin D Smith
    Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:4901-7. 2006
    ..As recent evidence suggests that certain adjuvant treatments appropriate for younger women may only be marginally beneficial for older women, we sought to determine whether PMRT improves survival for older women with breast cancer...