N F Esnaola

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Racial differences and disparities in cancer care and outcomes: where's the rub?
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 25 Courtenay Drive, Suite 7018, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 21:417-37, viii. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Perioperative normothermia during major surgery: is it important?
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 25 Courtenay Drive Suite 7018, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Adv Surg 45:249-63. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Underuse of surgical resection in black patients with nonmetastatic colorectal cancer: location, location, location
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Surg 250:549-57. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Race and surgical outcomes: it is not all black and white
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Surg 248:647-55. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Age-, race-, and ethnicity-related differences in the treatment of nonmetastatic rectal cancer: a patterns of care study from the national cancer data base
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 25 Courtenay Drive, Suite 7018, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:3036-47. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Underuse of surgical resection for localized, non-small cell lung cancer among whites and African Americans in South Carolina
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:220-6; discussion 227. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Urban/rural residence moderates effect of race on receipt of surgery in patients with nonmetastatic breast cancer: a report from the South Carolina central cancer registry
    N F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina MUSC, 25 Courtenay Drive Suite 7018 MSC 295, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1828-36. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of microvascular invasion in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma who are candidates for orthotopic liver transplantation
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:224-32; discussion 232. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and cost-effectiveness of alternative staging strategies for non-small-cell lung cancer
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:263-73. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Pain and quality of life after treatment in patients with locally recurrent rectal cancer
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Pain Research Group, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030 4009, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:4361-7. 2002

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Racial differences and disparities in cancer care and outcomes: where's the rub?
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 25 Courtenay Drive, Suite 7018, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 21:417-37, viii. 2012
    ..Research strategies to elucidate the relative influence of these various factors and policy recommendations to reduce persistent disparities are also discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perioperative normothermia during major surgery: is it important?
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 25 Courtenay Drive Suite 7018, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Adv Surg 45:249-63. 2011
    ..v. fluids helps reduce the potential for fluid-induced hypothermia and, in turn, optimizes rates of perioperative normothermia...
  3. doi request reprint Underuse of surgical resection in black patients with nonmetastatic colorectal cancer: location, location, location
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Surg 250:549-57. 2009
    ..Our objective was to determine the independent, adverse effect of race on surgical resection, controlling for tumor location, comorbidity, and socioeconomic/insurance status...
  4. doi request reprint Race and surgical outcomes: it is not all black and white
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Surg 248:647-55. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that the apparent adverse effect of race on surgical outcomes is due to confounding by comorbidity, not race itself...
  5. doi request reprint Age-, race-, and ethnicity-related differences in the treatment of nonmetastatic rectal cancer: a patterns of care study from the national cancer data base
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 25 Courtenay Drive, Suite 7018, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:3036-47. 2008
    ..We analyzed the independent effect of age and race/ethnicity on treatment for rectal cancer controlling for comorbidity and socioeconomic status using a nationwide sample..
  6. doi request reprint Underuse of surgical resection for localized, non-small cell lung cancer among whites and African Americans in South Carolina
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:220-6; discussion 227. 2008
    ..We analyzed the independent effect of race on use of surgical resection in a recent, population-based sample of patients with localized non-small cell lung cancer, controlling for comorbidity and socioeconomic status...
  7. doi request reprint Urban/rural residence moderates effect of race on receipt of surgery in patients with nonmetastatic breast cancer: a report from the South Carolina central cancer registry
    N F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina MUSC, 25 Courtenay Drive Suite 7018 MSC 295, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1828-36. 2008
    ..Previous studies have reported underuse of adjuvant therapy among African Americans (AA). This study explores the independent effect of race on surgical resection in a recent, population-based sample of breast cancer patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of microvascular invasion in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma who are candidates for orthotopic liver transplantation
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:224-32; discussion 232. 2002
    ..3; 95% CI, 2.0 to 19.9). Tumor size and grade are strong predictors of microvascular invasion. A tumor biopsy with pathologic grading at the time of pretransplantation ablative therapy could improve selection of patients with HCC for OLT...
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and cost-effectiveness of alternative staging strategies for non-small-cell lung cancer
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:263-73. 2002
    ..To identify the optimal strategy for staging the mediastinum of patients with known non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), stratified by tumor (T) classification...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pain and quality of life after treatment in patients with locally recurrent rectal cancer
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgery, Pain Research Group, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030 4009, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:4361-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence of posttreatment pain and QOL of patients with LRRC treated with nonsurgical palliation or resection and identify predictors of poor outcome...
  11. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: similar long-term results despite geographic variations
    Timothy M Pawlik
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Liver Transpl 10:S74-80. 2004
    ..Uniform criteria that account for these clinicopathologic differences need to be developed to assist in stratifying patients across hepatobiliary centers...
  12. pmc Comparison of clinicopathologic characteristics and outcomes after resection in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma treated in the United States, France, and Japan
    Nestor F Esnaola
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 238:711-9. 2003
    ..To compare the clinicopathologic characteristics and outcomes after resection of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) treated in the United States, France, and Japan...
  13. ncbi request reprint Simplified staging for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Jean Nicolas Vauthey
    International Cooperative Study Group on Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:1527-36. 2002
    ..The current American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) staging system for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) fails to stratify patients adequately with respect to prognosis...