Monica Rizzo

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effects of additional tumor cavity sampling at the time of breast-conserving surgery on final margin status, volume of resection, and pathologist workload
    Monica Rizzo
    Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:228-34. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and treatment modalities for African American women diagnosed with stage III breast cancer
    Monica Rizzo
    Avon Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center at Grady, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 115:3009-15. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Differences in inpatient glycemic control and response to subcutaneous insulin therapy between medicine and surgery patients with type 2 diabetes
    Dawn Smiley
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology at Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA Electronic address
    J Diabetes Complications 27:637-41. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Effects of an outreach and internal navigation program on breast cancer diagnosis in an urban cancer center with a large African-American population
    Sheryl G A Gabram
    Georgia Cancer Center for Excellence at Grady Health System, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Cancer 113:602-7. 2008
  5. pmc Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia (PASH) of the breast: a series of 24 patients
    Erin Bowman
    Department of Surgery, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Drive S W, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Breast J 18:242-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Improving on national quality indicators of breast cancer care in a large public hospital as a means to decrease disparities for African American women
    Monica Rizzo
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:34-9. 2011
  7. pmc Randomized study comparing a Basal-bolus with a basal plus correction insulin regimen for the hospital management of medical and surgical patients with type 2 diabetes: basal plus trial
    Guillermo E Umpierrez
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2169-74. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Oncologic outcomes of patients undergoing videoscopic inguinal lymphadenectomy for metastatic melanoma
    Benjamin M Martin
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Winship Cancer Institute Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    J Am Coll Surg 218:620-6. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Locoregional recurrence after mastectomy with immediate transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous (TRAM) flap reconstruction
    Sharla Gayle Patterson
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2679-84. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Time to treatment for patients receiving BCS in a public and a private university hospital in Atlanta
    Marina Mosunjac
    Department of Pathology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Breast J 18:163-7. 2012

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Publications28

  1. doi request reprint The effects of additional tumor cavity sampling at the time of breast-conserving surgery on final margin status, volume of resection, and pathologist workload
    Monica Rizzo
    Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:228-34. 2010
    ..This study compares the reoperation rates, volume of breast excised in cm(3), and number of pathology slides examined in two groups of patients who underwent BCS with or without four or five additional margins (BCS + M)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and treatment modalities for African American women diagnosed with stage III breast cancer
    Monica Rizzo
    Avon Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center at Grady, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 115:3009-15. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to correlate age, receptor status, nuclear grade, and differences in treatment modalities for stage III breast cancer in an inner-city hospital serving a large AA population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Differences in inpatient glycemic control and response to subcutaneous insulin therapy between medicine and surgery patients with type 2 diabetes
    Dawn Smiley
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology at Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA Electronic address
    J Diabetes Complications 27:637-41. 2013
    ..To determine differences in inpatient glycemic control and response to two different glargine-based insulin regimens in general medicine and surgery patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D)...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of an outreach and internal navigation program on breast cancer diagnosis in an urban cancer center with a large African-American population
    Sheryl G A Gabram
    Georgia Cancer Center for Excellence at Grady Health System, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Cancer 113:602-7. 2008
    ..They then assessed the effectiveness of these outreach initiatives and internal patient navigation on stage of diagnosis...
  5. pmc Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia (PASH) of the breast: a series of 24 patients
    Erin Bowman
    Department of Surgery, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Drive S W, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Breast J 18:242-7. 2012
    ..Management is conservative surgery for larger masses with careful observation being an option in patients not at high risk for breast cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Improving on national quality indicators of breast cancer care in a large public hospital as a means to decrease disparities for African American women
    Monica Rizzo
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:34-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to document compliance with the 3 NQF breast quality indicators during 2 time intervals in a metropolitan public hospital...
  7. pmc Randomized study comparing a Basal-bolus with a basal plus correction insulin regimen for the hospital management of medical and surgical patients with type 2 diabetes: basal plus trial
    Guillermo E Umpierrez
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2169-74. 2013
    ..Effective and easily implemented insulin regimens are needed to facilitate hospital glycemic control in general medical and surgical patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Oncologic outcomes of patients undergoing videoscopic inguinal lymphadenectomy for metastatic melanoma
    Benjamin M Martin
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Winship Cancer Institute Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    J Am Coll Surg 218:620-6. 2014
    ..Videoscopic inguinal lymphadenectomy (VIL) is a minimally invasive approach with fewer wound-related complications, yet its adoption has been hindered by a lack of oncologic outcomes data...
  9. doi request reprint Locoregional recurrence after mastectomy with immediate transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous (TRAM) flap reconstruction
    Sharla Gayle Patterson
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2679-84. 2012
    ..The locoregional recurrence (LRR) rate after mastectomy is reported to be similar with immediate reconstruction. We aimed to identify characteristics of LRR after transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous (TRAM) reconstruction...
  10. doi request reprint Time to treatment for patients receiving BCS in a public and a private university hospital in Atlanta
    Marina Mosunjac
    Department of Pathology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Breast J 18:163-7. 2012
    ..However, barriers to timely treatment arise from both system-based issues and patient socio-demographic factors. Studies are needed to evaluate and intervene on this intricate connection...
  11. doi request reprint 21-Gene recurrence scores: racial differences in testing, scores, treatment, and outcome
    Mary Jo Lund
    Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Cancer 118:788-96. 2012
    ..In the current study, the authors investigated racial differences in RS testing, scores, treatment, and outcome...
  12. doi request reprint Using National Quality Forum breast cancer indicators to measure quality of care for patients in an AVON comprehensive breast center
    Radha Iyengar
    Department of Surgery at Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Breast J 16:240-4. 2010
    ..Using the NQF indicators serves to assess hospital performance at a systems-level and as a useful method for tracking cancer quality of care...
  13. doi request reprint Treatment adherence and outcome in women with inflammatory breast cancer: does race matter?
    Fundagul Andic
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Cancer 117:5485-92. 2011
    ..The authors compared treatment adherence rates and outcome in Caucasian and African American patients with inflammatory breast cancer (IBC)...
  14. doi request reprint 1 or 2 cm margins of excision for T2 melanomas: do they impact recurrence or survival?
    Laura E Hudson
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine and the Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:346-51. 2013
    ..We hypothesized 1- or 2-cm margins would have similar local recurrence (LR) and overall survival (OS)...
  15. doi request reprint Feasibility of accelerated partial breast irradiation in a large inner-city public hospital
    Miral Amin
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4094-8. 2012
    ..We report our novel experience with APBI at a large public hospital that serves low-income and potentially noncompliant patients...
  16. doi request reprint Management of papillary breast lesions diagnosed on core-needle biopsy: clinical pathologic and radiologic analysis of 276 cases with surgical follow-up
    Monica Rizzo
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:280-7. 2012
    ..Clinical management of papillary breast lesions (PBLs) remains controversial. The objective of this study was to identify pathologic and radiologic predictors of malignancy from a large cohort of PBLs diagnosed on core-needle biopsy (CNB)...
  17. doi request reprint High prevalence of triple-negative tumors in an urban cancer center
    Mary Jo B Lund
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Cancer 113:608-15. 2008
    ..In the current study, the authors investigated breast cancer subgroups among patients in an urban cancer center serving a multiracial, low socioeconomic population...
  18. doi request reprint Final results from phase II trial of neoadjuvant docetaxel and capecitabine given sequentially or concurrently for HER2-negative breast cancers
    Amelia B Zelnak
    Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 13:173-9. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that the combination of docetaxel and capecitabine, given concomitantly or sequentially, would present a nonanthracycline-based treatment option for patients with early stage and locally advanced breast cancer...
  19. ncbi request reprint The changing field of locoregional treatment for breast cancer
    Monica Rizzo
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta, Georgia 30308, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 25:813-6. 2011
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  20. pmc Prevalence and clinical outcome of hyperglycemia in the perioperative period in noncardiac surgery
    Anna Frisch
    Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1783-8. 2010
    ..However, the impact of perioperative hyperglycemia on clinical outcome in general and noncardiac surgery patients is not known...
  21. pmc Randomized study of basal-bolus insulin therapy in the inpatient management of patients with type 2 diabetes undergoing general surgery (RABBIT 2 surgery)
    Guillermo E Umpierrez
    Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:256-61. 2011
    ..The optimal treatment of hyperglycemia in general surgical patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus is not known...
  22. doi request reprint National surgical patterns of care for primary surgery and axillary staging of phyllodes tumors
    Norleena Poynter Gullett
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Breast J 15:41-4. 2009
    ..3% for lesions <2 cm, 20.5% for lesions 2-4.9 cm, 27.9% for 5-9.9 cm); although this was nonsignificant. In spite of the lack of supporting data for LN examination axillary staging continues to be performed for many cases of PT...
  23. doi request reprint Surgical follow-up and clinical presentation of 142 breast papillary lesions diagnosed by ultrasound-guided core-needle biopsy
    Monica Rizzo
    Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1040-7. 2008
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  24. doi request reprint Reed-Sternberg cells in breast FNA of a patient with left breast mass
    Jaemin Park
    Department of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:663-8. 2010
    ..We report a rare case of Hodgkin's lymphoma presented as a breast mass in a 23-year-old woman diagnosed on fine needle aspiration (FNA). At presentation, she had no B symptoms, or palpable lymphadenopathy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Management of breast abscesses in nonlactating women
    Monica Rizzo
    Department of Surgery, Avon Comprehensive Breast Center at Grady, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30308, USA
    Am Surg 76:292-5. 2010
    ..Diabetes screening in nonlactating women with breast abscess and intensified glycemic control might improve clinical outcome...
  26. doi request reprint Soft tissue angiofibroma: report of 2 cases of a recently described tumor
    Mark A Edgar
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Hum Pathol 44:438-41. 2013
    ..Identification of this tumor is important to prevent misdiagnosis as a low-grade sarcoma...
  27. pmc CD45/CD8 Myeloid Histioid Antigen and Plasma Cell Antibody Immune Response in a Case of Malignant Melanoma
    Ana Maria Abreu-Velez
    Georgia Dermatopathology Associates, Atlanta, USA
    N Am J Med Sci 4:507-9. 2012
    ..The staining patterns of CD8/CD45, myeloid histoid antigen and plasma cell antibody on inflammatory cells around the melanoma cells suggest an unusual type of immune response...
  28. doi request reprint Initial experience with videoscopic inguinal lymphadenectomy
    Keith A Delman
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:977-82. 2011
    ..Although a limited suprafascial dissection has been reported in the urologic literature, we report our growing experience with VIL applying a comprehensive approach to dissection...