Tina W F Yen

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A contemporary, population-based study of lymphedema risk factors in older women with breast cancer
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:979-88. 2009
  2. pmc Socioeconomic factors associated with adjuvant hormone therapy use in older breast cancer survivors
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Cancer 117:398-405. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Reoperative parathyroidectomy: an algorithm for imaging and monitoring of intraoperative parathyroid hormone levels that results in a successful focused approach
    Tina W F Yen
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Surgery 144:611-9; discussion 619-21. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of randomized clinical trial results in the national comprehensive cancer network on the use of tamoxifen after breast surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ
    Tina W F Yen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:3251-8. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Subtotal parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Endocr Pract 17:7-12. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of parathyroid hormone measurements after surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Tina W F Yen
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis, USA
    Surgery 140:665-72; discussion 672-4. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of invasive breast cancer in patients with an initial diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: a guide to selective use of sentinel lymph node biopsy in management of ductal carcinoma in situ
    Tina W F Yen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:516-26. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgeon specialization and use of sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
    JAMA Surg 149:185-92. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Predicting the need for calcium and calcitriol supplementation after total thyroidectomy: results of a prospective, randomized study
    Ashley K Cayo
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Surgery 152:1059-67. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Primary hyperparathyroidism with a history of head and neck irradiation: the consequences of associated thyroid tumors
    Stuart D Wilson
    Department of Surgery, Froedtert Hospital, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Surgery 150:869-77. 2011

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc A contemporary, population-based study of lymphedema risk factors in older women with breast cancer
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:979-88. 2009
    ..We studied potential risk factors for lymphedema in a contemporary population of older breast cancer patients...
  2. pmc Socioeconomic factors associated with adjuvant hormone therapy use in older breast cancer survivors
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Cancer 117:398-405. 2011
    ..The authors sought to identify socioeconomic (SES) factors associated with adjuvant hormone therapy (HT) use among a contemporary population of older breast cancer survivors...
  3. doi request reprint Reoperative parathyroidectomy: an algorithm for imaging and monitoring of intraoperative parathyroid hormone levels that results in a successful focused approach
    Tina W F Yen
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Surgery 144:611-9; discussion 619-21. 2008
    ..We sought to develop a protocol for imaging and IOPTH monitoring that allows for a focused, successful operative approach...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of randomized clinical trial results in the national comprehensive cancer network on the use of tamoxifen after breast surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ
    Tina W F Yen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:3251-8. 2007
    ..We assessed the impact of B-24 on practice patterns at selected National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) centers...
  5. doi request reprint Subtotal parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Endocr Pract 17:7-12. 2011
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  6. ncbi request reprint The role of parathyroid hormone measurements after surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Tina W F Yen
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis, USA
    Surgery 140:665-72; discussion 672-4. 2006
    ..We therefore investigated whether postoperative PTH levels are as reliable as IOPTH levels in predicting cure after surgery for pHPT...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of invasive breast cancer in patients with an initial diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: a guide to selective use of sentinel lymph node biopsy in management of ductal carcinoma in situ
    Tina W F Yen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:516-26. 2005
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine when the risk of finding invasive disease on final pathology in patients with an initial diagnosis of DCIS was sufficiently high to justify use of SLNB...
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgeon specialization and use of sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
    JAMA Surg 149:185-92. 2014
    ..If surgeons with less breast cancer expertise are less likely to offer SLNB to these patients, this practice pattern could lead to unnecessary axillary lymph node dissections and lymphedema...
  9. doi request reprint Predicting the need for calcium and calcitriol supplementation after total thyroidectomy: results of a prospective, randomized study
    Ashley K Cayo
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Surgery 152:1059-67. 2012
    ..We sought to identify and treat patients at risk for symptomatic hypocalcemia on the basis of a single parathyroid hormone (PTH) obtained the morning after surgery (POD1)...
  10. doi request reprint Primary hyperparathyroidism with a history of head and neck irradiation: the consequences of associated thyroid tumors
    Stuart D Wilson
    Department of Surgery, Froedtert Hospital, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Surgery 150:869-77. 2011
    ..The study objective was to investigate thyroid pathology in primary HPT patients with irradiation history presenting for parathyroidectomy...
  11. pmc Socioeconomic and racial differences in treatment for breast cancer at a low-volume hospital
    Amanda L Kong
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3220-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine whether nonwhite or low-SES patients are disproportionately treated in low-volume hospitals...
  12. doi request reprint Nonlocalizing imaging studies for hyperparathyroidism: where to explore first?
    Amanda L Amin
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:793-9. 2011
    ..If imaging studies are nonlocalizing, it is not known if exploration should begin on a particular side or gland location...
  13. ncbi request reprint Physician recommendations regarding tamoxifen and patient utilization of tamoxifen after surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ
    Tina W F Yen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 100:942-9. 2004
    ..The current study was designed to evaluate the impact of NSABP B-24 on current practices at a comprehensive cancer center...
  14. doi request reprint Focused parathyroidectomy with intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring in patients with lithium-associated primary hyperparathyroidism
    Thomas J Wade
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Surgery 153:718-22. 2013
    ..Recent studies suggest that some patients may have single gland disease and be eligible for minimally invasive parathyroidectomy...
  15. doi request reprint Persistent elevation in serum parathyroid hormone levels in normocalcemic patients after parathyroidectomy: does it matter?
    Carrie B Carsello
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Surgery 152:575-81; discussion 581-3. 2012
    ..This study sought to determine whether these patients, when compared with those with normal PTH levels, differ in preoperative and pathologic factors and are at increased risk of recurrent pHPT...
  16. doi request reprint The influence of surgery in MEN-1 syndrome: observations over 150 years
    Stuart D Wilson
    Endocrine Surgery Study Group, Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Surgery 144:695-701; discussion 701-2. 2008
    ..This report utilizes a novel approach to evaluate the influence of evolving operative interventions for patients with MEN-1 syndrome...
  17. doi request reprint Surgical management of normocalcemic primary hyperparathyroidism
    Thomas J Wade
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    World J Surg 36:761-6. 2012
    ..This study investigated the characteristics, workup, and surgical management of patients with normocalcemic pHPT...
  18. doi request reprint Factors that influence parathyroid hormone half-life: determining if new intraoperative criteria are needed
    Andrew J Leiker
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    JAMA Surg 148:602-6. 2013
    ..This study demonstrates that individual patient characteristics do not affect existing criteria for intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring...
  19. doi request reprint Normal PTH levels in primary hyperparathyroidism: still the same disease?
    Amanda L Amin
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3437-42. 2011
    ..This study investigates symptoms, laboratory values, imaging, and outcomes of sporadic pHPT patients with normal PTH values...
  20. doi request reprint The value of postoperative parathyroid hormone levels in predicting the need for long-term vitamin D supplementation after total thyroidectomy
    Tracy S Wang
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:777-81. 2011
    ..This study examines the role of postoperative day (POD) 1 serum calcium and parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels in predicting the need for long-term vitamin D supplementation after total thyroidectomy...
  21. doi request reprint Operative failures after parathyroidectomy for hyperparathyroidism: the influence of surgical volume
    Herbert Chen
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Ann Surg 252:691-5. 2010
    ..To determine whether surgical volume influences the cause of operative failures after parathyroidectomy for hyperparathyroidism...
  22. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of lymphedema after breast cancer: a population-based study
    Oksana Sayko
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    PM R 5:915-23. 2013
    ..To examine factors associated with variations in diagnosis and rehabilitation treatments received by women with self-reported lymphedema resulting from breast cancer care...
  23. ncbi request reprint Medullary thyroid carcinoma: results of a standardized surgical approach in a contemporary series of 80 consecutive patients
    Tina W F Yen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Surgery 134:890-9; discussion 899-901. 2003
    ..The surgical management and follow-up strategy in patients with medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) remain controversial because of the lack of data on the natural history of these tumors and their patterns of progression...
  24. ncbi request reprint An axillary recurrence of breast cancer following a negative sentinel lymph node biopsy
    Tina W F Yen
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Breast J 9:234-6. 2003
    ..Whether sentinel lymph node biopsy can replace ALND in the management of patients with early breast cancer remains to be answered...
  25. ncbi request reprint Myofibroblasts are responsible for the desmoplastic reaction surrounding human pancreatic carcinomas
    Tina W F Yen
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Surgery 131:129-34. 2002
    ..Recently, pancreatic stellate cells have been described and implicated in the fibrosis of chronic pancreatitis. We sought to determine whether these cells are responsible for the scirrhous reaction surrounding pancreatic adenocarcinomas...
  26. ncbi request reprint The gastrin receptor promotes pancreatic growth in transgenic mice
    Tina W F Yen
    Surgical Service, Veterans Administration Puget Sound Health Care System, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, U S A
    Pancreas 24:121-9. 2002
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Research Grants2

  1. Lymphedema incidence and risk factors among older breast cancer patients
    Tina Yen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this study will also help define priorities for future research addressing such issues as other risk factors, preventive measures, and cost/economic analysis of the burden and treatment of lymphedema. ..