R G Pretorius

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Seroprevalence of human papillomavirus types 6, 11, 16 and 18 in Chinese women
    Jia Ji
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Cancer Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, 17 Panjiayuan, Beijing 100021, China
    BMC Infect Dis 12:137. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Utility of random cervical biopsy and endocervical curettage in a low-risk population
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group Fontana, Fontana, CA 92335, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 16:333-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Colposcopy
    R G Pretorius
    Department Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group Fontana, Fontana, CA 92336, USA
    Minerva Ginecol 64:173-80. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Inappropriate gold standard bias in cervical cancer screening studies
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, S C P M G Fontana, Fontana, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 121:2218-24. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Subsequent risk and presentation of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) 3 or cancer after a colposcopic diagnosis of CIN 1 or less
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Fontana, CA 92335, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1260-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The colposcopic impression. Is it influenced by the colposcopist's knowledge of the findings on the referral Papanicolaou smear?
    R G Pretorius
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Pelvic Surgery, Southern California Permanente Medical Group Fontana, USA
    J Reprod Med 46:724-8. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Colposcopically directed biopsy, random cervical biopsy, and endocervical curettage in the diagnosis of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia II or worse
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Fontana, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:430-4. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two signal-amplification DNA tests for high-risk HPV as an aid to colposcopy
    Robert G Pretorius
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and of Pathology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, 9961 Sierra Boulevard, Fontana, CA 92335, USA
    J Reprod Med 47:290-6. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Primary screening with liquid-based cytology in an unscreened population in rural China, with an emphasis on reprocessing unsatisfactory samples
    Jerome L Belinson
    Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, A 81, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Acta Cytol 46:470-4. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Inflation of sensitivity of cervical cancer screening tests secondary to correlated error in colposcopy
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, SCPMG Fontana, Fontana, CA 92335, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 10:5-9. 2006

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Publications16

  1. pmc Seroprevalence of human papillomavirus types 6, 11, 16 and 18 in Chinese women
    Jia Ji
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Cancer Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, 17 Panjiayuan, Beijing 100021, China
    BMC Infect Dis 12:137. 2012
    ..This study investigated the cross-sectional seroprevalence of antibodies to HPV 6, 11, 16, and 18 virus-like particles in Chinese women...
  2. doi request reprint Utility of random cervical biopsy and endocervical curettage in a low-risk population
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group Fontana, Fontana, CA 92335, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 16:333-8. 2012
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  3. ncbi request reprint Colposcopy
    R G Pretorius
    Department Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group Fontana, Fontana, CA 92336, USA
    Minerva Ginecol 64:173-80. 2012
    ..If multiple cervical biopsies are performed, to limit discomfort, a bronchoscopy biopsy instrument which obtains 2-mm biopsies should be used...
  4. ncbi request reprint Inappropriate gold standard bias in cervical cancer screening studies
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, S C P M G Fontana, Fontana, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 121:2218-24. 2007
    ..Inflation of sensitivity of VIA depended upon agreement between colposcopic-directed biopsy and the screening tests as measured by kappa. Studies of VIA that used colposcopic-directed biopsy as the gold standard require reevaluation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Subsequent risk and presentation of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) 3 or cancer after a colposcopic diagnosis of CIN 1 or less
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Fontana, CA 92335, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1260-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the risk and presentation of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) 3 or cancer after colposcopic diagnosis of CIN 1 or less...
  6. ncbi request reprint The colposcopic impression. Is it influenced by the colposcopist's knowledge of the findings on the referral Papanicolaou smear?
    R G Pretorius
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Pelvic Surgery, Southern California Permanente Medical Group Fontana, USA
    J Reprod Med 46:724-8. 2001
    ..To determine whether the colposcopic impression is influenced by the colposcopist's knowledge of the referral Papanicolaou smear...
  7. ncbi request reprint Colposcopically directed biopsy, random cervical biopsy, and endocervical curettage in the diagnosis of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia II or worse
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Fontana, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:430-4. 2004
    ..All colposcopically detected lesions were biopsied. If colposcopy showed no lesion in a cervical quadrant, a random biopsy was obtained at the squamocolumnar junction in that quadrant. ECC was then performed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two signal-amplification DNA tests for high-risk HPV as an aid to colposcopy
    Robert G Pretorius
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and of Pathology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, 9961 Sierra Boulevard, Fontana, CA 92335, USA
    J Reprod Med 47:290-6. 2002
    ..To compare Hybrid Capture Tube (HCT) and the second-generation Hybrid Capture II (HC II) test for detection of high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA at the time of colposcopy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Primary screening with liquid-based cytology in an unscreened population in rural China, with an emphasis on reprocessing unsatisfactory samples
    Jerome L Belinson
    Section of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, A 81, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Acta Cytol 46:470-4. 2002
    ..To determine the sensitivity and specificity of liquid-based cytology in a high-risk, unscreened population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Inflation of sensitivity of cervical cancer screening tests secondary to correlated error in colposcopy
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, SCPMG Fontana, Fontana, CA 92335, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 10:5-9. 2006
    ..g., acetic acid-aided visual inspection) is inflated when the criterion standard (colposcopic-directed biopsy) misses the same small CIN 2 or worse...
  11. ncbi request reprint Distribution of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2, 3 and cancer on the uterine cervix
    Robert G Pretorius
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Fontana, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 10:45-50. 2006
    ..To determine the distribution of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2 or 3 on the uterine cervix...
  12. doi request reprint The Mexican Cervical Cancer Screening Trial: self-sampling for human papillomavirus with unaided visual inspection as a secondary screen
    Jerome L Belinson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:27-32. 2009
    ..73% of the patients to colposcopy owing to the lesion size, location, or the presence of a cancer. On the basis of this pilot study, we are encouraged to explore and evaluate a rapid, more sensitive, and more specific self-test...
  13. doi request reprint False negative colposcopy is associated with thinner cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2 and 3
    Bin Yang
    Department of Pathology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 110:32-6. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint Letter to the editor concerning Petignat et al.'s "Are self-collected samples comparable to physician-collected cervical specimens for human papillomavirus DNA testing? A systematic review and meta-analysis." Gynecol Oncol 2007;105(2): 530-535
    Robert G Pretorius
    Gynecol Oncol 107:595-6; author reply 596-7. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint A thin-layer, liquid-based pap test for mass screening in an area of China with a high incidence of cervical carcinoma. A cross-sectional, comparative study
    Qinjing Pan
    Department of Pathology, Cancer Institute Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100021, P R C
    Acta Cytol 47:45-50. 2003
    ..To confirm the accuracy of the ThinPrep Pap Test (Cytyc Corp., Boxborough, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) on the basis of histologic diagnosis by biopsy and the detection of human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA in mass screening...
  16. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for HPV infection and cervical cancer among unscreened women in a high-risk rural area of China
    Fang Hui Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology, Cancer Institute Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
    Int J Cancer 118:442-8. 2006
    ..46-11.0) for > or =3 (vs. no) home births. Public health interventions and control strategies for improving the reproductive health of women in these rural populations need to be developed to reduce risk of HPV and subsequent CC...