Nabil Rizk

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors after combined modality treatment of squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus
    Nabil P Rizk
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, Room C 883, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 2:1117-23. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint American Joint Committee on Cancer staging system does not accurately predict survival in patients receiving multimodality therapy for esophageal adenocarcinoma
    Nabil P Rizk
    Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:507-12. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The prognostic importance of the number of involved lymph nodes in esophageal cancer: implications for revisions of the American Joint Committee on Cancer staging system
    Nabil Rizk
    Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1374-81. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Preoperative 18[F]-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography standardized uptake values predict survival after esophageal adenocarcinoma resection
    Nabil Rizk
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1076-81. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Predictive value of initial PET-SUVmax in patients with locally advanced esophageal and gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma
    Nabil P Rizk
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, New York 10021, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 4:875-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of video-assisted thoracic surgery for lobectomy in the elderly results in fewer complications
    Stephen M Cattaneo
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:231-5; discussion 235-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Brain natriuretic peptide and risk of atrial fibrillation after thoracic surgery
    David Amar
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1249-53. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of outcomes after surgical treatment of synchronous primary lung cancers
    David J Finley
    Department of Surgery, Thoracic Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, New York 10021, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 5:197-205. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Patterns of recurrence and incidence of second primary tumors after lobectomy by means of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) versus thoracotomy for lung cancer
    Raja M Flores
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:59-64. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence and risk factors for lung injury after lung cancer resection
    Naveed Alam
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1085-91; discussion 1091. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors after combined modality treatment of squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus
    Nabil P Rizk
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, Room C 883, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 2:1117-23. 2007
    ..In this study, we evaluated prognostic factors among patients with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the esophagus who have undergone a similar treatment regimen...
  2. ncbi request reprint American Joint Committee on Cancer staging system does not accurately predict survival in patients receiving multimodality therapy for esophageal adenocarcinoma
    Nabil P Rizk
    Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:507-12. 2007
    ..However, none of these methods has been formally evaluated. The purpose of this study was to establish prognostic pathologic variables after CRT...
  3. ncbi request reprint The prognostic importance of the number of involved lymph nodes in esophageal cancer: implications for revisions of the American Joint Committee on Cancer staging system
    Nabil Rizk
    Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1374-81. 2006
    ..We reviewed our experience to determine the prognostic impact of the number of involved nodes and the extent of lymphadenectomy on the current staging system...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preoperative 18[F]-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography standardized uptake values predict survival after esophageal adenocarcinoma resection
    Nabil Rizk
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1076-81. 2006
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  5. doi request reprint Predictive value of initial PET-SUVmax in patients with locally advanced esophageal and gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma
    Nabil P Rizk
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, New York 10021, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 4:875-9. 2009
    ..In this study, we analyze the impact of the pretreatment PET SUVmax in patients with locally advanced esophageal adenocarcinoma who undergo preoperative chemoradiotherapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of video-assisted thoracic surgery for lobectomy in the elderly results in fewer complications
    Stephen M Cattaneo
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:231-5; discussion 235-6. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Brain natriuretic peptide and risk of atrial fibrillation after thoracic surgery
    David Amar
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1249-53. 2012
    ..Our goal was to determine whether increased preoperative brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels are able to stratify patients by the risk of POAF...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of outcomes after surgical treatment of synchronous primary lung cancers
    David J Finley
    Department of Surgery, Thoracic Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, New York 10021, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 5:197-205. 2010
    ..Determining this distinction with certainty, however, is challenging. We reviewed our experience with surgical resection of presumed SPLC to analyze outcomes and identify factors associated with prolonged survival...
  9. doi request reprint Patterns of recurrence and incidence of second primary tumors after lobectomy by means of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) versus thoracotomy for lung cancer
    Raja M Flores
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:59-64. 2011
    ..In response, we investigated the pattern of recurrent disease and the incidence of second primary tumors after lobectomy by means of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery and thoracotomy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence and risk factors for lung injury after lung cancer resection
    Naveed Alam
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1085-91; discussion 1091. 2007
    ..Our objective was to identify the incidence and risk factors for the development of postoperative lung injury...
  11. doi request reprint Risk of hemoptysis in patients with resected squamous cell and other high-risk lung cancers treated with adjuvant bevacizumab
    Matthew D Hellmann
    Thoracic Oncology Service, Division of Solid Tumor Oncology, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medical School, 300 East 66th Street, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 72:453-61. 2013
    ..The risk of hemoptysis may be eliminated in patients with resected SQCLCs. We evaluated the safety of adjuvant bevacizumab in patients with resected SQCLCs and other lung cancers at high risk of hemoptysis...
  12. doi request reprint Phase 2 trial of induction and concurrent chemoradiotherapy with weekly irinotecan and cisplatin followed by surgery for esophageal cancer
    David H Ilson
    Gastrointestinal Oncology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Cancer 118:2820-7. 2012
    ..Preoperative chemoradiation improves survival in esophageal and gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) cancer. We evaluated irinotecan and cisplatin as induction chemotherapy followed by concurrent chemoradiation in esophageal cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of multimodality therapy including extended resections in stage IVA thymoma
    James Huang
    Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1477-83; discussion 1483-4. 2007
    ..We reviewed our experience with multimodality treatment for Masaoka stage IVA thymomas for feasibility and outcomes...
  14. doi request reprint Post-treatment endoscopic biopsy is a poor-predictor of pathologic response in patients undergoing chemoradiation therapy for esophageal cancer
    Inderpal S Sarkaria
    Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg 249:764-7. 2009
    ..We wanted to determine if endoscopic biopsy can accurately establish evidence of local pathologic complete response (pCR) in patients undergoing CRT...
  15. doi request reprint Prognostic factors for recurrence after pulmonary resection of colorectal cancer metastases
    Mark W Onaitis
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1684-8. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to review a large series of resections of colorectal pulmonary metastases in the era of modern chemotherapy...
  16. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a special acupuncture technique for pain after thoracotomy
    Gary Deng
    Integrative Medicine Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:1464-9. 2008
    ..We sought to determine whether an acupuncture technique specially developed for a surgical oncology population (intervention) reduces pain or analgesic use after thoracotomy compared with a sham acupuncture technique (control)...
  17. doi request reprint Intra-thoracic cytoreduction of stage IV peritoneal malignancy: a case series
    Marilyn Huang
    Department of Surgery, Gynecology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 111:533-6. 2008
    ..Women with ovarian cancer primarily present with advanced intra-abdominal disease, frequently involving the diaphragm...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy for adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction (GEJ): impact of adequate staging on outcome
    Andrew P Barbour
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:306-16. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether adequate staging revealed different prognostic factors or improved survival compared with patients with <15 nodes examined after R0 resection for GEJ cancer...
  19. pmc Adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction: influence of esophageal resection margin and operative approach on outcome
    Andrew P Barbour
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 246:1-8. 2007
    ..To determine whether the length of esophageal resection or the operative approach influences outcome for patients with adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction (GEJ)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound predicts outcomes for patients with adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction
    Andrew P Barbour
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:593-601. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare preoperative EUS staging with postoperative pathologic staging and to assess the ability of EUS to predict survival after resection for GEJ adenocarcinoma...
  21. ncbi request reprint The impact of complications on outcomes after resection for esophageal and gastroesophageal junction carcinoma
    Nabil P Rizk
    Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:42-50. 2004
    ..Strategies to optimize surgical technique have been less well studied. We sought to assess the relation between complications related to surgical technique and outcomes after esophagogastrectomy for cancer...
  22. doi request reprint DNA damage and repair capacity in patients with lung cancer: prediction of multiple primary tumors
    Irene Orlow
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3560-6. 2008
    ..Therefore, we evaluated constitutive and induced DNA damage, and repair capacity, in patients with multiple NSCLCs (cases) and compared the results to those obtained in patients with a single NSCLC (controls)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Results of chest wall resection and reconstruction with and without rigid prosthesis
    Michael J Weyant
    Department of Surgery, Thoracic Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:279-85. 2006
    ..Chest wall resections are associated with significant morbidity, with respiratory failure in as many as 27% of patients. We hypothesized that our selective use of a rigid prosthesis for reconstruction reduces respiratory complications...
  24. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic retrograde dilation of completely occlusive esophageal strictures
    Alejandro Garcia
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1240-3. 2006
    ..Retrograde endoscopic lumen identification and dilation is a useful method to reestablish alimentary tract patency, thereby avoiding surgical intervention...
  25. doi request reprint Optimum lymphadenectomy for esophageal cancer
    Nabil P Rizk
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg 251:46-50. 2010
    ..Using Worldwide Esophageal Cancer Collaboration data, we sought to (1) characterize the relationship between survival and extent of lymphadenectomy, and (2) from this, define optimum lymphadenectomy...
  26. doi request reprint Comparison of patterns of relapse in thymic carcinoma and thymoma
    James Huang
    Department of Surgery, Thoracic Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:26-31. 2009
    ..We reviewed our recent experience with the surgical management of thymic tumors and compared the outcomes and patterns of relapse between patients with thymic carcinoma and those with thymoma...
  27. doi request reprint Lobectomy by video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) versus thoracotomy for lung cancer
    Raja M Flores
    Department of Surgery, Thoracic Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:11-8. 2009
    ..However, a well-balanced comparison of the two procedures is lacking in the literature...
  28. doi request reprint Patterns of symptoms following surgery for esophageal cancer
    Pamela Ginex
    Department of Nursing at Lehman College, City University of New York, New York, NY, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 40:E101-7. 2013
    ..To explore patterns of symptoms before and after surgery for cancer of the esophagus...
  29. ncbi request reprint Resection of pulmonary metastases from colorectal cancer
    Nabil P Rizk
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 14:29-34. 2002
    ..Data accumulated over the last 40 years support a survival benefit from resection of these lesions and have given a better understanding of the indications that should be adhered to in performing metastasectomy for colorectal cancer...
  30. ncbi request reprint Mortality increases for octogenarians undergoing esophagogastrectomy for esophageal cancer
    Alexander H Moskovitz
    Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:2031-6; discussion 2036. 2006
    ..Because this risk is poorly defined, we sought to determine whether extreme age (>80 years) is an independent risk factor after esophagectomy...
  31. doi request reprint Phase II trial of neoadjuvant bevacizumab plus chemotherapy and adjuvant bevacizumab in patients with resectable nonsquamous non-small-cell lung cancers
    Jamie E Chaft
    Department of Medicine, Division of Solid Tumor Oncology, Thoracic Oncology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 8:1084-90. 2013
    ..Bevacizumab improves survival in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). This phase II clinical trial assessed the effects of the addition of bevacizumab to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in resectable nonsquamous NSCLC...
  32. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trials in esophageal carcinoma
    Stephen A Barnett
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:59-80. 2010
    ..In many cases primary end points have not been survival but rather rates of complication or response. As well as giving an overview of PRCTs, this article collates the level Ia evidence published to date...