Walter J Scott

Summary

Affiliation: Fox Chase Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Walter J Scott
    Thoracic Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2040. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomography (PET) and combined imaging modalities for staging lung cancer
    Walter J Scott
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 82:477-95. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of stage II non-small cell lung cancer
    Walter J Scott
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Section of Thoracic Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 7701 Burholme Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Chest 123:188S-201S. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment of non-small cell lung cancer stage I and stage II: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (2nd edition)
    Walter J Scott
    Fox Chase Cancer Center Suite C 312, 333 Cottman Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Chest 132:234S-242S. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of other bronchial tumors
    Walter J Scott
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Section of Thoracic Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 7701 Burholme Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Chest Surg Clin N Am 13:111-28. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Morbidity and mortality are not increased after induction chemoradiotherapy followed by esophagectomy in patients with esophageal cancer
    Adam C Berger
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Semin Oncol 32:S16-20. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Patterns of survival and recurrence after surgical treatment of early stage non-small cell lung carcinoma in the ACOSOG Z0030 (ALLIANCE) trial
    Stacey Su
    Division of Thoracic and Esophageal Surgery, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:747-52: Discussion 752-3. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint The surgical management of superior sulcus tumors: a retrospective review with long-term follow-up
    Melvyn Goldberg
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111 2497, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1174-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of lung malignancies
    Christophe L Nguyen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111 2497, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:365-71. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Complete response to neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in esophageal carcinoma is associated with significantly improved survival
    Adam C Berger
    Department of Surgical Oncology, and Division of Biostatistics, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:4330-7. 2005

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Walter J Scott
    Thoracic Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2040. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomography (PET) and combined imaging modalities for staging lung cancer
    Walter J Scott
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 82:477-95. 2002
    ..Looking forward, sophisticated radiolabeling techniques promise to improve both the diagnostic accuracy of PET and our ability to deliver targeted cancer therapy to patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of stage II non-small cell lung cancer
    Walter J Scott
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Section of Thoracic Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 7701 Burholme Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Chest 123:188S-201S. 2003
    ..Superior sulcus tumors are discussed elsewhere in these guidelines...
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment of non-small cell lung cancer stage I and stage II: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (2nd edition)
    Walter J Scott
    Fox Chase Cancer Center Suite C 312, 333 Cottman Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Chest 132:234S-242S. 2007
    ..Adjuvant therapy (both chemotherapy and radiation therapy) and the use of larger fractions of radiotherapy delivered to a smaller area for nonoperative treatment of early stage NSCLC have shown promising results...
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of other bronchial tumors
    Walter J Scott
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Section of Thoracic Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 7701 Burholme Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Chest Surg Clin N Am 13:111-28. 2003
    ..This article discusses the surgical treatment of each of these tumors individually...
  6. ncbi request reprint Morbidity and mortality are not increased after induction chemoradiotherapy followed by esophagectomy in patients with esophageal cancer
    Adam C Berger
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Semin Oncol 32:S16-20. 2005
    ..5 days). Esophagectomy can be performed safely with low mortality and acceptable morbidity following neoadjuvant chemotherapy and radiation with no increase in hospital stay for patients with complications...
  7. doi request reprint Patterns of survival and recurrence after surgical treatment of early stage non-small cell lung carcinoma in the ACOSOG Z0030 (ALLIANCE) trial
    Stacey Su
    Division of Thoracic and Esophageal Surgery, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:747-52: Discussion 752-3. 2014
    ..We evaluated survival and patterns of recurrence after surgical resection for early stage lung cancer from the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z0030/Alliance trial...
  8. ncbi request reprint The surgical management of superior sulcus tumors: a retrospective review with long-term follow-up
    Melvyn Goldberg
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111 2497, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1174-9. 2005
    ..We reviewed our experience with multimodality therapy for superior sulcus tumors to identify aspects of treatment that impact survival...
  9. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of lung malignancies
    Christophe L Nguyen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111 2497, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:365-71. 2006
    ..This article addresses these issues and provides the thoracic surgeon with a current review of the application of radiofrequency ablation to lung tumors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Complete response to neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in esophageal carcinoma is associated with significantly improved survival
    Adam C Berger
    Department of Surgical Oncology, and Division of Biostatistics, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:4330-7. 2005
    ..A large single-center experience was reviewed to determine which treatment-related variables could predict survival and recurrence...
  11. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracic surgery versus open lobectomy for lung cancer: a secondary analysis of data from the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z0030 randomized clinical trial
    Walter J Scott
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Department of Surgical Oncology, 7701 Burholme Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:976-81; discussion 981-3. 2010
    ..We compared outcomes from participants in a randomized study comparing lymph node sampling versus dissection for early-stage lung cancer who underwent either video-assisted thoracoscopic or open lobectomy...
  12. doi request reprint Initial results of minimally invasive Ivor Lewis esophagectomy after induction chemoradiation (50.4 gy) for esophageal cancer
    Alan A Thomay
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Innovations (Phila) 7:421-8. 2012
    ..We evaluated the feasibility of MIS Ivor Lewis esophagectomy in patients treated with induction chemoradiation to 50.4 Gy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of primary lung cancer: results from an ablate and resect pilot study
    Christophe L Nguyen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111 2497, USA
    Chest 128:3507-11. 2005
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  14. pmc A comparison of perioperative outcomes of Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgical (VATS) Lobectomy with open thoracotomy and lobectomy: Results of an analysis using propensity score based weighting
    Walter J Scott
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Surg Innov Res 4:1. 2010
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  15. doi request reprint Disparities in access to video-assisted thoracic surgical lobectomy for treatment of early-stage lung cancer
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:753-7. 2012
    ..This study documents current utilization and outcomes for VATS versus open lobectomy in three Mid-Atlantic states...
  16. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of metastatic disease to the lung
    Roderick M Quiros
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111 2497, USA
    Semin Oncol 35:134-46. 2008
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  17. doi request reprint Benign metastasizing leiomyoma: a rare cause of multiple pulmonary nodules
    Aparna S Rege
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:e149-51. 2012
    ..We report a case of a 45-year-old woman with multiple nodules of the right lung identified during preoperative imaging before her hysterectomy for uterine fibroids...
  18. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive staging of esophageal carcinoma
    Adam C Berger
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    J Surg Res 117:127-33. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Guidelines on treatment of stage IIIB non-small cell lung cancer
    James R Jett
    Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Chest 123:221S-225S. 2003
    ..Treatment of stage IIIB due to malignant pleural effusion is addressed in the section that deals with stage IV disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint Metachronous lung cancer: the role of improved postoperative surveillance
    Walter J Scott
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:633-5. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint Treating tobacco use and dependence: an evidence-based clinical practice guideline for tobacco cessation
    Jane E Anderson
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53711 2027, USA
    Chest 121:932-41. 2002
    ..By becoming fluent in the clinical interventions and by implementing the simple institutional changes described in this article and in the guideline, chest clinicians can more effectively intervene with their patients who smoke...