Shawna C Willey

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Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening and follow-up of the patient at high risk for breast cancer
    Shawna C Willey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1404-16. 2007
  2. pmc Mutagen sensitivity, tobacco smoking and breast cancer risk: a case-control study
    Ourania Kosti
    Department of Oncology, Carcinogenesis, Biomarkers and Epidemiology Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:654-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Nipple-sparing mastectomy for prophylactic and therapeutic indications
    Scott L Spear
    Department of Plastic Surgery, the Division of Breast Surgery, and the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:1005-14. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Breast cancer screening: clinical, radiologic, and biochemical
    Elizabeth D Feldman
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 55:662-70. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in newly diagnosed high-risk breast cancer patients who underwent BRCA1/2 gene testing
    Kenneth P Tercyak
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2401, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:285-91. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Nipple-sparing mastectomy
    Scott L Spear
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:1665-73. 2009
  7. doi request reprint A peer-led decision support intervention improves decision outcomes in black women with breast cancer
    Vanessa B Sheppard
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, 20007, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:262-9. 2013
  8. pmc Narrowing racial gaps in breast cancer chemotherapy initiation: the role of the patient-provider relationship
    Vanessa B Sheppard
    Breast Cancer Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven St NW, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 139:207-16. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Bilateral plasmacytoma of the breast: a case report
    Rachel F Brem
    Department of Radiology, Breast Imaging and Intervention Center, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Breast J 8:393-5. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The frequency of ipsilateral second tumors after breast-conserving surgery for DCIS: a population based analysis
    Joan L Warren
    Health Services and Economics Branch Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7344, USA
    Cancer 104:1840-8. 2005

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening and follow-up of the patient at high risk for breast cancer
    Shawna C Willey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1404-16. 2007
    ..A high-risk surveillance regimen includes annual mammography, annual magnetic resonance imaging in selected individuals, and semiannual clinical breast exams...
  2. pmc Mutagen sensitivity, tobacco smoking and breast cancer risk: a case-control study
    Ourania Kosti
    Department of Oncology, Carcinogenesis, Biomarkers and Epidemiology Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:654-9. 2010
    ..Our observation that the effect of tobacco smoking on breast cancer risk may differ based on mutagen sensitivity status warrants further investigation...
  3. doi request reprint Nipple-sparing mastectomy for prophylactic and therapeutic indications
    Scott L Spear
    Department of Plastic Surgery, the Division of Breast Surgery, and the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:1005-14. 2011
    ..Nipple-sparing mastectomy remains controversial and its adoption has been slow because of oncologic and surgical concerns...
  4. doi request reprint Breast cancer screening: clinical, radiologic, and biochemical
    Elizabeth D Feldman
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 55:662-70. 2012
    ..In addition, the development of biochemical assays, which employ minimally invasive sampling are also promising...
  5. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in newly diagnosed high-risk breast cancer patients who underwent BRCA1/2 gene testing
    Kenneth P Tercyak
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2401, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:285-91. 2007
    ..In this study, we compared the impact of BRCA1/2 genetic test result and CPM on these outcomes among newly diagnosed breast cancer patients who opted for CPM at the time of their definitive surgical treatment versus patients who did not...
  6. doi request reprint Nipple-sparing mastectomy
    Scott L Spear
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:1665-73. 2009
    ..Over the past several years, it has become more widely accepted, especially in the setting of prophylactic mastectomy, but its role in the treatment of breast cancer has only recently been reexamined...
  7. doi request reprint A peer-led decision support intervention improves decision outcomes in black women with breast cancer
    Vanessa B Sheppard
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, 20007, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:262-9. 2013
    ..000). This is the first outcome report of an intervention to facilitate PCC in Black breast cancer patients. Testing this intervention using RCTs or similar designs will be important next steps...
  8. pmc Narrowing racial gaps in breast cancer chemotherapy initiation: the role of the patient-provider relationship
    Vanessa B Sheppard
    Breast Cancer Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven St NW, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 139:207-16. 2013
    ..8.3 %; p = 0.024), but this was not significant after considering religiosity. The patient-physician dyad and sociocultural factors may represent leverage points to improve chemotherapy patterns in black women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Bilateral plasmacytoma of the breast: a case report
    Rachel F Brem
    Department of Radiology, Breast Imaging and Intervention Center, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Breast J 8:393-5. 2002
    ..We report a case of bilateral plasmacytoma of the breast detected on a routine screening mammogram in a patient with a recent diagnosis of multiple myeloma...
  10. ncbi request reprint The frequency of ipsilateral second tumors after breast-conserving surgery for DCIS: a population based analysis
    Joan L Warren
    Health Services and Economics Branch Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7344, USA
    Cancer 104:1840-8. 2005
    ..This analysis of women treated with breast-conserving surgery (BCS) evaluated the impact of radiation therapy (RT) in patient outcomes...