Sabrina Cleavinger

Summary

Affiliation: Schiffler Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term urinary quality of life after permanent prostate brachytherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:454-61. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Brachytherapy-related dysuria
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    BJU Int 95:597-602. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Permanent interstitial brachytherapy for clinically organ-confined high-grade prostate cancer with a pretreatment PSA < 20 ng/mL
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003 6300, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 27:611-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient selection for prostate brachytherapy: more myth than fact
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling Jesuit University, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003 6300, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 18:445-52; discussion 452, 455-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) velocity and benign prostate hypertrophy predict for PSA spikes following prostate brachytherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Brachytherapy 2:181-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Rectal function following brachytherapy with or without supplemental external beam radiation: results of two prospective randomized trials
    Gregory S Merrick
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Brachytherapy 2:147-57. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of cigarette smoking on biochemical outcome after permanent prostate brachytherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffer Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, and Wheeling Jesuit University, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:1056-62. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of percent positive biopsies in clinically organ-confined prostate cancer treated with permanent prostate brachytherapy with or without supplemental external-beam radiation
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003 6300, USA
    Cancer J 10:54-60. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of transurethral resection on urinary quality of life after permanent prostate brachytherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:81-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of hormonal therapy on late rectal function after permanent prostate brachytherapy with or without supplemental external beam radiotherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:68-74. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term urinary quality of life after permanent prostate brachytherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:454-61. 2003
    ..To evaluate late urinary function after permanent prostate brachytherapy using a validated, patient-administered quality-of-life instrument...
  2. ncbi request reprint Brachytherapy-related dysuria
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    BJU Int 95:597-602. 2005
    ..To evaluate the incidence and temporal resolution of dysuria after permanent prostate brachytherapy, and to identify predictors of brachytherapy-related dysuria...
  3. ncbi request reprint Permanent interstitial brachytherapy for clinically organ-confined high-grade prostate cancer with a pretreatment PSA < 20 ng/mL
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003 6300, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 27:611-5. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient selection for prostate brachytherapy: more myth than fact
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling Jesuit University, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003 6300, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 18:445-52; discussion 452, 455-7. 2004
    ..Refinements in patient selection may result in further improvements in biochemical and quality-of-life outcomes. Herein, we have summarized evidence-based vs unsubstantiated patient selection factors that affect outcome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) velocity and benign prostate hypertrophy predict for PSA spikes following prostate brachytherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Brachytherapy 2:181-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate if variants of serum PSA or benign prostatic hypertrophy correlate with the development of a PSA spike following permanent prostate brachytherapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rectal function following brachytherapy with or without supplemental external beam radiation: results of two prospective randomized trials
    Gregory S Merrick
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Brachytherapy 2:147-57. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effect of isotope and supplemental external beam radiation therapy (XRT) on brachytherapy-related rectal morbidity, using prospective, patient-administered quality of life (QOL) assessments...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of cigarette smoking on biochemical outcome after permanent prostate brachytherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffer Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, and Wheeling Jesuit University, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:1056-62. 2004
    ..In this study, we evaluated the effect of cigarette smoking on the presentation and biochemical outcome after permanent prostate brachytherapy for prostate cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of percent positive biopsies in clinically organ-confined prostate cancer treated with permanent prostate brachytherapy with or without supplemental external-beam radiation
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003 6300, USA
    Cancer J 10:54-60. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of transurethral resection on urinary quality of life after permanent prostate brachytherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:81-8. 2004
    ..To determine the effect of transurethral resection on urinary function after permanent prostate brachytherapy using a validated, patient-administered, quality-of-life (QOL) instrument...
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of hormonal therapy on late rectal function after permanent prostate brachytherapy with or without supplemental external beam radiotherapy
    Gregory S Merrick
    Schiffler Cancer Center, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV 26003 6300, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:68-74. 2004
    ..Using a patient-administered quality-of-life instrument, we evaluated the effect of hormonal therapy on late rectal function after permanent prostate brachytherapy with or without supplemental external beam radiotherapy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting patient selection for prostate brachytherapy: what nurses should know
    Debra Zeroski
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 9:553-60. 2005
    ..Clinical studies seek to further define patient selection criteria and examine optimal choices for adjuvant treatment and isotope preference. Expanding the knowledge base of nurses helps enhance patient care...