Steve R Martinez

Summary

Affiliation: John Wayne Cancer Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The utility of estrogen receptor, progesterone receptor, and Her-2/neu status to predict survival in patients undergoing hepatic resection for breast cancer metastases
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery, John Wayne Cancer Institute, 2200 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Am J Surg 191:281-3. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of circulating tumor cells in early-stage breast cancer metastasis to axillary lymph nodes
    Taku Nakagawa
    Department of Molecular Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 13:4105-10. 2007
  3. pmc Regulation of RUNX3 tumor suppressor gene expression in cutaneous melanoma
    Minoru Kitago
    Department of Molecular Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute at Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 15:2988-94. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Proteomic profiling of primary breast cancer predicts axillary lymph node metastasis
    Taku Nakagawa
    Department of Molecular Oncology, Division of Biostatistics, and Joyce Eisenberg Keefer Breast Center, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Cancer Res 66:11825-30. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of surgery in treatment of stage IV melanoma
    Shawn E Young
    Division of Surgical Oncology and the Roy E Coats Research Laboratories, John Wayne Cancer Institute at Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California, USA
    J Surg Oncol 94:344-51. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Multimarker circulating DNA assay for assessing blood of prostate cancer patients
    Eiji Sunami
    Department of Molecular Oncology and the Breast and Endocrine Program, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Clin Chem 55:559-67. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment disparities in Hispanic rectal cancer patients: a SEER database study
    Steve R Martinez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    Am Surg 72:906-8. 2006
  8. pmc Estrogen receptor-alpha methylation predicts melanoma progression
    Takuji Mori
    Department of Molecular Oncology, Division of Surgical Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, 2200 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Cancer Res 66:6692-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Can surgical therapy alone achieve long-term cure of melanoma metastatic to regional nodes?
    Shawn E Young
    Division of Surgical Oncology and the Roy E Coates Research Laboratories, John Wayne Cancer Institute at St John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Cancer J 12:207-11. 2006
  10. pmc Chemokine receptor CXCR4 expression in patients with melanoma and colorectal cancer liver metastases and the association with disease outcome
    Joseph Kim
    Department of Molecular Oncology, Gastrointestinal Cancer Section, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Ann Surg 244:113-20. 2006

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint The utility of estrogen receptor, progesterone receptor, and Her-2/neu status to predict survival in patients undergoing hepatic resection for breast cancer metastases
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery, John Wayne Cancer Institute, 2200 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Am J Surg 191:281-3. 2006
    ..Hepatic metastases from breast cancer signal a dismal prognosis, with a median survival of 9.5 months...
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of circulating tumor cells in early-stage breast cancer metastasis to axillary lymph nodes
    Taku Nakagawa
    Department of Molecular Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 13:4105-10. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Regulation of RUNX3 tumor suppressor gene expression in cutaneous melanoma
    Minoru Kitago
    Department of Molecular Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute at Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 15:2988-94. 2009
    ..Aberration in RUNX3 expression has not been described for cutaneous melanoma. Therefore, we assessed the expression of RUNX3 in cutaneous melanoma and its regulatory mechanisms relative to tumor progression...
  4. ncbi request reprint Proteomic profiling of primary breast cancer predicts axillary lymph node metastasis
    Taku Nakagawa
    Department of Molecular Oncology, Division of Biostatistics, and Joyce Eisenberg Keefer Breast Center, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Cancer Res 66:11825-30. 2006
    ..016 and 0.0083, respectively). ProteinChip array analysis identified differential protein peaks in primary breast cancers that predict the presence and number of ALN metastases and non-SLN status...
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of surgery in treatment of stage IV melanoma
    Shawn E Young
    Division of Surgical Oncology and the Roy E Coats Research Laboratories, John Wayne Cancer Institute at Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California, USA
    J Surg Oncol 94:344-51. 2006
    ..Further, surgical resection can produce an immediate decrease in tumor burden with minimal morbidity and mortality at a reasonable cost...
  6. doi request reprint Multimarker circulating DNA assay for assessing blood of prostate cancer patients
    Eiji Sunami
    Department of Molecular Oncology and the Breast and Endocrine Program, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Clin Chem 55:559-67. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that circulating multimarker DNA assays detecting both genetic and epigenetic markers in serum would be useful in assessing PCa patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment disparities in Hispanic rectal cancer patients: a SEER database study
    Steve R Martinez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    Am Surg 72:906-8. 2006
    ..Further studies are required to assess the impact of these treatment disparities on patient outcome...
  8. pmc Estrogen receptor-alpha methylation predicts melanoma progression
    Takuji Mori
    Department of Molecular Oncology, Division of Surgical Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, 2200 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Cancer Res 66:6692-8. 2006
    ..004] and overall survival (RR, 2.31; 95% CI, 1.41-5.58; P = 0.003) in biochemotherapy patients. Hypermethylated ER-alpha is a significant factor in melanoma progression. Serum methylated ER-alpha is an unfavorable prognostic factor...
  9. ncbi request reprint Can surgical therapy alone achieve long-term cure of melanoma metastatic to regional nodes?
    Shawn E Young
    Division of Surgical Oncology and the Roy E Coates Research Laboratories, John Wayne Cancer Institute at St John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Cancer J 12:207-11. 2006
    ..Few series in the literature are able to refute this assertion. We therefore examined rates of long-term (> 15-25 years) survival for patients with regional (nodal) melanoma...
  10. pmc Chemokine receptor CXCR4 expression in patients with melanoma and colorectal cancer liver metastases and the association with disease outcome
    Joseph Kim
    Department of Molecular Oncology, Gastrointestinal Cancer Section, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Ann Surg 244:113-20. 2006
    ..To determine the role of chemokine receptor (CR) expression in patients with melanoma and colorectal cancer (CRC) liver metastases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening and surveillance: current standards and future trends
    Steve R Martinez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, 2200 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:768-75. 2006
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Molecular markers in malignant cutaneous melanoma: gift horse or one-trick pony?
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Molecular Oncology, John Wayne Cancer Institute, 2200 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    J Cell Biochem 96:473-83. 2005
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Novel effective drugs and evolving ablation technology: a more comprehensive approach to hepatic malignancies
    Anton J Bilchik
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:458-9. 2004
  14. doi request reprint The survival impact of the choice of surgical procedure after ipsilateral breast cancer recurrence
    Steven L Chen
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis Medical Center, 4501 X St, Suite 3010, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Surg 196:495-9. 2008
    ..Many women with breast cancer recurrence previously treated with breast-conservation therapy desire repeat lumpectomies. We hypothesized that women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer recurrence would show superior survival...
  15. doi request reprint Prognostic value of lymph node yield and metastatic lymph node ratio in medullary thyroid carcinoma
    Maya D Leggett
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Cancer Center, University of California at Davis, 4501 X Street, Suite 3010, Sacramento, CA, 95817, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:2493-9. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that MTC survival is influenced by LNY and MLNR...
  16. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in treatment and survival among adults with primary extremity soft-tissue sarcoma
    Steve R Martinez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California at Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Cancer 112:1162-8. 2008
    ..The authors assessed racial/ethnic differences in patient- and tumor-specific characteristics, treatment, and disease-specific survival in a population of adults with ESTS...
  17. doi request reprint Metastatic breast cancer mimicking benign fatty liver infiltration
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Breast J 14:108. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint Cardiac injury during needle localized surgical breast biopsy
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Surgery, Health Sciences Center, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    J Surg Oncol 82:261-5. 2003
    ..The wire was pulled and the patient managed non-operatively with close monitoring that included plain chest radiographs, electrocardiography, and echocardiography. The literature regarding complications of the procedure was reviewed...