P F Escobar

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) in gynecologic oncology: technique and initial report
    Amanda Nickles Fader
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Desk A 81 Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 114:157-61. 2009
  2. pmc Robotic surgery in gynecology: an updated systematic review
    Lori Weinberg
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Desk A 81, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Int 2011:852061. 2011
  3. doi request reprint da Vinci® single-site platform: anthropometrical, docking and suturing considerations for hysterectomy in the cadaver model
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncoloy, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44118, USA
    Int J Med Robot 8:191-5. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Robotic-assisted laparoendoscopic single-site surgery in gynecology: initial report and technique
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 16:589-91. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Single-port risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy with and without hysterectomy: surgical outcomes and learning curve analysis
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:43-7. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of residual breast disease and axillary node involvement for patients who had primary induction chemotherapy for advanced breast cancer
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of General Surgery Breast Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, The Cleveland Clinic Breast Center, 9500 Euclid Avenue, A10, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:783-7. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Single-port laparoscopic pelvic and para-aortic lymph node sampling or lymphadenectomy: development of a technique and instrumentation
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:1268-73. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary gynecological neoplasms and clinical outcomes in patients diagnosed with breast carcinoma
    P F Escobar
    Department of General Surgery Breast Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:118-22. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Schistosomiasis presenting with microcalcifications on mammography
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of General Surgery Breast Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Breast J 11:489-90. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) surgery in patients with benign adnexal disease
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:2074.e7-10. 2010

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) in gynecologic oncology: technique and initial report
    Amanda Nickles Fader
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Desk A 81 Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 114:157-61. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the feasibility of LESS for the surgical treatment of various gynecologic cancers or precancerous conditions through both laparoscopic and robotic-assisted approaches...
  2. pmc Robotic surgery in gynecology: an updated systematic review
    Lori Weinberg
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Desk A 81, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Int 2011:852061. 2011
    ..However, until larger, well-designed observational studies or randomized control trials are completed which report long-term outcomes, we cannot definitively state the superiority of robotic surgery over other surgical methods...
  3. doi request reprint da Vinci® single-site platform: anthropometrical, docking and suturing considerations for hysterectomy in the cadaver model
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncoloy, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44118, USA
    Int J Med Robot 8:191-5. 2012
    ..The paper describes specific technical requirements, limitations, anthropometrical, docking and suturing considerations on the performance of robotic hysterectomy using the da Vinci® Single-Site Platform in the cadaver model..
  4. ncbi request reprint Robotic-assisted laparoendoscopic single-site surgery in gynecology: initial report and technique
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 16:589-91. 2009
    ..We present our initial clinical experience and technique with robotic-assisted single-port surgery in gynecology...
  5. doi request reprint Single-port risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy with and without hysterectomy: surgical outcomes and learning curve analysis
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:43-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the initial surgical outcomes and learning curve analysis associated with laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) RRSO with and without hysterectomy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of residual breast disease and axillary node involvement for patients who had primary induction chemotherapy for advanced breast cancer
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of General Surgery Breast Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, The Cleveland Clinic Breast Center, 9500 Euclid Avenue, A10, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:783-7. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Single-port laparoscopic pelvic and para-aortic lymph node sampling or lymphadenectomy: development of a technique and instrumentation
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:1268-73. 2010
    ..We describe the feasibility and the technique of single-port laparoscopic pelvic and para-aortic lymph node sampling or lymphadenectomy in gynecologic malignancies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary gynecological neoplasms and clinical outcomes in patients diagnosed with breast carcinoma
    P F Escobar
    Department of General Surgery Breast Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:118-22. 2006
    ..Among patients who developed a n-MN, most developed a nongynecological cancer more than 1 year after the initial breast cancer diagnosis, and their outcomes were significantly worse than those patients who did not develop a n-MN...
  9. ncbi request reprint Schistosomiasis presenting with microcalcifications on mammography
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of General Surgery Breast Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Breast J 11:489-90. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) surgery in patients with benign adnexal disease
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of OB GYN and Women s Health Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:2074.e7-10. 2010
    ..To present our initial experience in laparoscopic surgery for benign adnexal disease performed exclusively through an umbilical incision using a single three-channel port and flexible laparoscopic instrumentation...
  11. pmc Single-port surgery: laboratory experience with the daVinci single-site platform
    Pedro F Escobar
    Women s Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    JSLS 15:136-41. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility and validity of a dedicated da Vinci single-port platform in the porcine model in the performance of gynecologic surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Optical diagnosis of cervical dysplasia
    P F Escobar
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Gynecologic Oncology Program, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 89:63-4. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography as a diagnostic aid to visual inspection and colposcopy for preinvasive and invasive cancer of the uterine cervix
    P F Escobar
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44118, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:1815-22. 2006
    ..On the basis of the above findings, we believe that this technology could potentially show greatest utility in the management of cervical dysplasia in low-resource settings where a single episode of care is most desirable...
  14. doi request reprint Evaluation of a novel single-port robotic platform in the cadaver model for the performance of various procedures in gynecologic oncology
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195
    Gynecol Oncol 120:380-4. 2011
    ..The purpose of this protocol was to evaluate the feasibility and reproducibility of a dedicated da Vinci® single-port robotic platform in cadavers for the performance of various gynecologic oncology procedures...
  15. ncbi request reprint A data model to predict HER2 status in breast cancer based on the clinical and pathologic profiles of a large patient population at a single institution
    Joseph P Crowe
    Department of General Surgery Breast Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk A 80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Breast 15:728-35. 2006
    ..Correlates of HER2 amplification were higher Scarff-Bloom-Richardson grade, younger age at diagnosis, and a comedo ductal carcinoma in situ component...
  16. ncbi request reprint HER2 status in bilateral breast cancer
    Joseph P Crowe
    Departments of General Surgery Breast Center, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 51:219-23. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify correlates of HER2 status for patients with bilateral breast cancer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bariatric surgery in the field of gynecological oncology
    A E Green
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Reproductive Biology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 15:1254-7. 2005
    ..As the role of surgery in the management of this condition becomes increasingly frequent, it is important for gynecological oncologists to recognize the potential for gynecological malignancies in this patient population...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ductoscopy-assisted microdochectomy
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of General Surgery Breast Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 49:222-4. 2004
    ..In the present series of 40 cases, ductoscopy was used to guide the infusion of methylene blue dye, through the endoscope, to find the index duct, which is then removed through a small incision just inside the areola...
  19. ncbi request reprint The 2003 revised TNM staging system for breast cancer: results of stage re-classification on survival and future comparisons among stage groups
    Pedro F Escobar
    Departments of General Surgery Breast Center, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:143-7. 2007
    ..We hypothesize these TNM staging changes would result in more TNM Stage IIB, IIIA, and IIIB tumors and that disease-specific survival estimates would change under the new staging system...
  20. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic efficacy of optical coherence tomography in the management of preinvasive and invasive cancer of uterine cervix and vulva
    P F Escobar
    Gynecologic Oncology Program, Department of Gynecology Obstetrics, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 14:470-4. 2004
    ..It has the potential to be a true optical biopsy. If diagnostically comparable to a biopsy, then clearly the ability of OCT to provide a point of service diagnosis would serve a significant advantage...
  21. ncbi request reprint The Martius flap neovagina revisited
    A E Green
    Department of Reproductive Biology, University Hospital of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 15:964-6. 2005
    ..For her neovagina, a novel variation of the Martius flap was constructed. In carefully selected patients, this can be a useful option for neovagina reconstruction...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hypoxia enhances lysophosphatidic acid responsiveness in ovarian cancer cells and lysophosphatidic acid induces ovarian tumor metastasis in vivo
    Kwan Sik Kim
    Department of Cancer Biology, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Cancer Res 66:7983-90. 2006
    ..HIF1 alpha plays a critical role in enhancing and/or sensitizing the role of LPA on cell migration and invasion under hypoxic conditions, where cPLA(2) is required for LPA-induced cell migration...
  23. ncbi request reprint Myeloma of the breast
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of General Surgery Breast Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Breast J 12:387-8. 2006
  24. doi request reprint Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) in gynecology: a multi-institutional evaluation
    Amanda Nickles Fader
    Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:501.e1-6. 2010
    ..The study objectives were to determine the surgical outcomes of a large series of gynecology patients treated with laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prevention of vesicovaginal fistulas after laparoscopic hysterectomy with electrosurgical cystotomy in female mongrel dogs
    Andrew I Sokol
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:628-33. 2004
    ..Using a previously described animal model, we sought to compare 3 methods of double-layer cystotomy repair to each other and to single-layer repair in the prevention of vesicovaginal fistula formation...
  26. ncbi request reprint The clinical applications of mammary ductoscopy
    Pedro F Escobar
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Surg 191:211-5. 2006
    ..The procedure can be performed under local anesthesia in the office setting. This article reviews the rationale, current clinical applications, and limitations of MD...
  27. ncbi request reprint Phase 2 trial of carboplatin, paclitaxel, and irinotecan in ovarian, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneal cancers
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of Gynecology Obstetrics, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 92:192-6. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic pregnancy presenting at 18 weeks' gestational age: a case report
    William C McBee
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Reprod Med 52:748-50. 2007
    ..Heterotopic pregnancy is a rare event that usually presents in the first 6-8 weeks of pregnancy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of high-risk gestational trophoblastic neoplasia with etoposide, methotrexate, actinomycin D, cyclophosphamide, and vincristine chemotherapy
    Pedro F Escobar
    John I Brewer Trophoblastic Disease Center, Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 333 E Superior Street, Suite 420, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 91:552-7. 2003
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the efficacy and toxicity of etoposide, methotrexate, actinomycin D, cyclophosphamide, and vincristine (EMA-CO) chemotherapy for the treatment of high-risk gestational trophoblastic neoplasia...
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of isolated pathologic, thermographic, and physiologic abnormalities preceding breast cancer
    Pedro F Escobar
    Department of Breast Surgery and Gynecologic Oncology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 50:278-80. 2005
    ..In this article we comment on the strengths and limitations of breast cancer risk assessment...
  31. ncbi request reprint Docetaxel in ovarian cancer
    Pedro F Escobar
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, A 81, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 6:2719-26. 2005
    ..This article reviews the rationale and indications for the use of docetaxel in ovarian cancer...
  32. ncbi request reprint A novel nuclear protein, MGC5306 interacts with DNA polymerase beta and has a potential role in cellular phenotype
    Liming Wang
    Department of Cancer Biology, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Cancer Res 64:7673-7. 2004
    ..An antigrowth activity and modulations of cell cycle events are identified in cells expressing siRNAMGC5306...
  33. ncbi request reprint Which ovarian masses need intervention?
    William C McBee
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MetroHealth Medical Center, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 74:149-57. 2007
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint The potential role of breast ductoscopy in breast cancer screening
    W Al Sarakbi
    Department of Breast Surgery, St George s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 50:208-11. 2005
    ..This article focuses on the potential of this technique in breast cancer screening and highlights its limitations in this context...
  35. ncbi request reprint Mammary ductoscopy: current status and future prospects
    Kefah Mokbel
    St George s Hospital, Blackshaw Road, London SW17 0QT, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:3-8. 2005
    ..MD can be performed under local anaesthesia in the office setting. This article reviews the evolving role of MD in the diagnosis and treatment of intraductal breast disease...
  36. ncbi request reprint Breast duct micro-endoscopy
    Pedro F Escobar
    Breast 15:704. 2006