H W Herr

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. Herr H, Donat M. Reduced Recurrence of Low-grade Papillary Bladder Tumors Associated With Asymptomatic Bacteriuria. Urology. 2019;124:179-182 pubmed publisher
    ..Bladder-resident bacteria may reduce bladder tumor recurrences through local immune mechanisms. ..
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    Herr H, Bochner B, Sharp D, Dalbagni G, Reuter V. Urachal carcinoma: contemporary surgical outcomes. J Urol. 2007;178:74-8; discussion 78 pubmed
    ..Wide resection of the tumor mass and entire urachus resulting in negative soft tissue and bladder margins cures the majority of nonmetastatic urachal cancers. ..
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    Herr H, Donat S, Reuter V. Management of low grade papillary bladder tumors. J Urol. 2007;178:1201-5; discussion 1205 pubmed
    ..Surveillance cystoscopy at 6-month intervals coupled with outpatient fulguration controls recurrent tumors and reduces the therapeutic burden for patients diagnosed with low grade papillary bladder tumors. ..
  4. Herr H. Narrow-band imaging cystoscopy to evaluate the response to bacille Calmette-Guérin therapy: preliminary results. BJU Int. 2010;105:314-6 pubmed publisher
    ..NBIC outperformed urine cytology in detecting residual tumour after BCG therapy. NBIC appears to better identify patients who have suspected residual tumour on follow-up WLC at 3 months after BCG therapy. ..
  5. Herr H, Dalbagni G, Donat S. Bacillus Calmette-Guérin without maintenance therapy for high-risk non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer. Eur Urol. 2011;60:32-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results with BCG treatment without maintenance of patients with high-risk non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer compare favorably with trials in which comparable patients received maintenance BCG. ..
  6. Herr H. Intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin outcomes in patients with bladder cancer and asymptomatic bacteriuria. J Urol. 2012;187:435-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Such strategy facilitates the timely administration of bacillus Calmette-Guérin therapy and avoids the overuse of antibiotics. ..
  7. Al Hussein Al Awamlh B, Lee R, Chughtai B, Donat S, Sandhu J, Herr H. A cost-effectiveness analysis of management of low-risk non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer using office-based fulguration. Urology. 2015;85:381-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Adherence to an office-based treatment plan can lead to significant cost savings with a decreased therapeutic burden over the lifetime of a patient with NMIBC. ..
  8. Herr H, Milan T, Dalbagni G. BCG-refractory vs. BCG-relapsing non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: a prospective cohort outcomes study. Urol Oncol. 2015;33:108.e1-4 pubmed publisher
    ..3 (20%) of the 15 BCG-relapsing patients. BCG-refractory and BCG-relapsing categories differentiate BCG-failed patients into high-and lower-risk prognostic groups that may be useful in guiding treatment strategies. ..
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    Herr H, McAninch J. Urethral injuries in the Civil War. J Urol. 2005;173:1090-3 pubmed
    ..Only 19 patients (23%) recovered fully. Civil War urethral injuries had devastating long-term consequences. ..

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Publications11

  1. Herr H. 'I will not cut . . . ': the oath that defined urology. BJU Int. 2008;102:769-71 pubmed publisher
    ..The Hippocratic Oath actually defined, identified and legitimized urology as the first medical speciality. ..
  2. Herr H. Role of re-resection in non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer. ScientificWorldJournal. 2011;11:283-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our conclusions show thatrestaging TUR improves the outcomes of high-risk,non-muscle-invasive bladder neoplasms. ..