Henry M Kuerer

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Implications of constructed biologic subtype and its relationship to locoregional recurrence following mastectomy
    Laura S Dominici
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R82. 2012
  2. pmc Biologic features and prognosis of ductal carcinoma in situ are not adversely impacted by initial large body mass
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, DCIS Discovery Enterprise, Unit 1484, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Pressler Street, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:1131-41. 2012
  3. pmc Proteomic analysis of nipple aspirate fluid from women with early-stage breast cancer using isotope-coded affinity tags and tandem mass spectrometry reveals differential expression of vitamin D binding protein
    Timothy M Pawlik
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M, d, Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    BMC Cancer 6:68. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Repeat breast-conserving surgery for in-breast local breast carcinoma recurrence: the potential role of partial breast irradiation
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 100:2269-80. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Ductal carcinoma in situ: state of the science and roadmap to advance the field
    Henry M Kuerer
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, DCIS Discovery Program and Department of Surgical Oncology, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 444, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:279-88. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Road map for maintaining career satisfaction and balance in surgical oncology
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:435-42. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer: developments and resolving controversies
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:1698-705. 2005
  8. pmc Accelerated partial breast irradiation after conservative surgery for breast cancer
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 239:338-51. 2004
  9. pmc Biologic and immunologic effects of preoperative trastuzumab for ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 117:39-47. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Career satisfaction, practice patterns and burnout among surgical oncologists: report on the quality of life of members of the Society of Surgical Oncology
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:3043-53. 2007

Detail Information

Publications102 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Implications of constructed biologic subtype and its relationship to locoregional recurrence following mastectomy
    Laura S Dominici
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R82. 2012
    ..We examined the prognostic value of biologic subtype on locoregional recurrence (LRR) after mastectomy in a cohort of low risk women who did not receive adjuvant radiation therapy...
  2. pmc Biologic features and prognosis of ductal carcinoma in situ are not adversely impacted by initial large body mass
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, DCIS Discovery Enterprise, Unit 1484, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Pressler Street, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:1131-41. 2012
    ..Furthermore, there was no significant difference in risk of recurrence between diabetic patients receiving metformin or not. In conclusion, higher BMI is not associated with adverse biologic features or prognosis in patients with DCIS...
  3. pmc Proteomic analysis of nipple aspirate fluid from women with early-stage breast cancer using isotope-coded affinity tags and tandem mass spectrometry reveals differential expression of vitamin D binding protein
    Timothy M Pawlik
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M, d, Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    BMC Cancer 6:68. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Repeat breast-conserving surgery for in-breast local breast carcinoma recurrence: the potential role of partial breast irradiation
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 100:2269-80. 2004
    ..Recent advances in conformal radiation delivery and single-center published reports concerning repeat breast-conserving therapy support well designed prospective trials to formally test this hypothesis...
  5. doi request reprint Ductal carcinoma in situ: state of the science and roadmap to advance the field
    Henry M Kuerer
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, DCIS Discovery Program and Department of Surgical Oncology, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 444, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:279-88. 2009
    ..Understanding of the biology and clinical behavior of DCIS is imperfect. This article highlights the current knowledge base and the scientific roadmap needed to advance the field...
  6. doi request reprint Road map for maintaining career satisfaction and balance in surgical oncology
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:435-42. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer: developments and resolving controversies
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:1698-705. 2005
  8. pmc Accelerated partial breast irradiation after conservative surgery for breast cancer
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 239:338-51. 2004
    ..To critically review the theoretical and actual risks and benefits of accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) after breast-conserving surgery...
  9. pmc Biologic and immunologic effects of preoperative trastuzumab for ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 117:39-47. 2011
    ..Through this study, the authors sought to investigate the biologic and immunologic effects of preoperative trastuzumab in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) of the breast...
  10. ncbi request reprint Career satisfaction, practice patterns and burnout among surgical oncologists: report on the quality of life of members of the Society of Surgical Oncology
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:3043-53. 2007
    ..Studies show that 30-50% of medical oncologists experience burnout, but little is known about burnout among surgical oncologists. We hypothesized that wide variation in burnout and career satisfaction exist among surgical oncologists...
  11. ncbi request reprint Axillary lymph node cellular immune response to HER-2/neu peptides in patients with carcinoma of the breast
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 22:583-92. 2002
    ..This activation is associated with a predominantly Th1 cytokine response, which suggests that conditioning with HER-2/neu peptides may be of value in the development of breast cancer vaccines...
  12. ncbi request reprint Postmastectomy radiation improves local-regional control and survival for selected patients with locally advanced breast cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and mastectomy
    Eugene H Huang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:4691-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of radiation in patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and mastectomy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and accuracy of sentinel lymph node biopsy after preoperative chemotherapy in breast cancer patients with documented axillary metastases
    Jeannie Shen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 109:1255-63. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the feasibility and accuracy of SLN biopsy after preoperative chemotherapy in patients with documented axillary metastases at presentation...
  14. pmc Accuracy of physical examination, ultrasonography, and mammography in predicting residual pathologic tumor size in patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4095, USA
    Ann Surg 243:257-64. 2006
    ..To assess the accuracy of physical examination, ultrasonography, and mammography in predicting residual size of breast tumors following neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of locoregional recurrence in patients with locally advanced breast cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy, mastectomy, and radiotherapy
    Eugene H Huang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 62:351-7. 2005
    ..To identify the clinical and pathologic factors predictive of locoregional recurrence (LRR) after neoadjuvant chemotherapy, mastectomy, and radiotherapy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of breast-conserving surgery for patients with breast carcinoma associated with nipple discharge
    Neslihan Cabioglu
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 101:508-17. 2004
    ..The purpose of the current study was to determine the feasibility of breast-conserving surgery (BCS) for these patients...
  17. doi request reprint Lymphovascular invasion and lobular histology are associated with increased incidence of isolated tumor cells in sentinel lymph nodes from early-stage breast cancer patients
    Elizabeth A Mittendorf
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:3369-77. 2008
    ..Our goal was to identify clinicopathologic features associated with ITC in patients undergoing sentinel lymph node dissection (SLND)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Improving local control with breast-conserving therapy: a 27-year single-institution experience
    Neslihan Cabioglu
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 104:20-9. 2005
    ..Correspondingly, the authors of the current study hypothesized that the contemporary multidisciplinary management of breast carcinoma would lead to an improvement in IBTR rates after BCT...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pharmacoproteomic analysis of prechemotherapy and postchemotherapy plasma samples from patients receiving neoadjuvant or adjuvant chemotherapy for breast carcinoma
    Lajos Pusztai
    Department of Breast Medical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Cancer 100:1814-22. 2004
    ..The authors also compared the plasma profiles of patients with cancer with the plasma profiles of healthy women to identify breast carcinoma-associated protein markers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of patients with lymph node-negative breast carcinoma who have sentinel lymph node micrometastases detected by immunohistochemistry
    Anees Chagpar
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 103:1581-6. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Her2/neu-positive disease does not increase risk of locoregional recurrence for patients treated with neoadjuvant doxorubicin-based chemotherapy, mastectomy, and radiotherapy
    Thomas A Buchholz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 97, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:1337-42. 2004
    ..We retrospectively studied whether Her2/neu-positive disease was associated with locoregional recurrence (LRR) after postmastectomy radiotherapy (RT) for breast cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint The nuclear transcription factor kappaB/bcl-2 pathway correlates with pathologic complete response to doxorubicin-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy in human breast cancer
    Thomas A Buchholz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Breast Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology, and Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 11:8398-402. 2005
    ....
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the combination of mammography and sonography in predicting tumor response in breast cancer patients after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Florentia Peintinger
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:1443-9. 2006
    ..Residual tumor size after neoadjuvant chemotherapy is an important consideration in surgical planning. We examined the accuracy of the combination of mammography and sonography in predicting pathologic residual tumor size...
  26. ncbi request reprint T3 disease at presentation or pathologic involvement of four or more lymph nodes predict for locoregional recurrence in stage II breast cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and mastectomy without radiotherapy
    Amit K Garg
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:138-45. 2004
    ..To help define the clinical and pathologic predictors of locoregional recurrence (LRR) in breast cancer patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and mastectomy without radiotherapy for early-stage disease...
  27. pmc Predictors of tumor progression during neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer
    Abigail S Caudle
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:1821-8. 2010
    ..Because many of these variables are also associated with response to NCT, novel molecular predictors are needed to identify patients at risk for progression on standard NCT...
  28. ncbi request reprint Role for intraoperative margin assessment in patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery
    Neslihan Cabioglu
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1458-71. 2007
    ..We investigated whether intraoperative margin assessment aids in obtaining negative margins, and to evaluate the local control thus achieved...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictors of systemic recurrence and disease-specific survival after ipsilateral breast tumor recurrence
    Jeannie Shen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer 104:479-90. 2005
    ..Therefore, the management of isolated IBTR remains controversial. The objective of the current study was to identify determinants of systemic recurrence and DSS after IBTR...
  30. ncbi request reprint Intramammary lymph node metastases are an independent predictor of poor outcome in patients with breast carcinoma
    Jeannie Shen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Cancer 101:1330-7. 2004
    ..The goals of the current retrospective analysis were to elucidate the clinical relevance of intraMLN metastases and to assess the relation between such metastases and outcome in patients with breast carcinoma...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effective local control and long-term survival in patients with T4 locally advanced breast cancer treated with breast conservation therapy
    Jeannie Shen
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:854-60. 2004
    ..This study was conducted to assess the outcome of a carefully selected group of patients who presented with breast cancer involving the skin and who had breast conservation therapy (BCT) following neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Potential applicability of balloon catheter-based accelerated partial breast irradiation after conservative surgery for breast carcinoma
    Timothy M Pawlik
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 100:490-8. 2004
    ..The objective of the current study was to evaluate the percentage of patients who would be eligible for balloon catheter-based APBI based on the selection criteria of the American Society of Breast Surgeons and the surgical VR...
  33. ncbi request reprint Use of lymphoscintigraphy defines lymphatic drainage patterns before sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer
    Kazumi Kawase
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:64-72. 2006
    ..We assessed whether drainage patterns seen on LSG were associated with histologic findings in axillary SLNs recovered at SLN biopsy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Epidermal growth factor receptor expression correlates with poor survival in patients who have breast carcinoma treated with doxorubicin-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Thomas A Buchholz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer 104:676-81. 2005
    ..To the authors' knowledge there are few data that correlate the expression of the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) with the outcome of patients who have breast carcinoma and are treated with anthracycline chemotherapy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of primary tumor extirpation in breast cancer patients who present with stage IV disease and an intact primary tumor
    Gildy V Babiera
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:776-82. 2006
    ..A recent review suggested that surgery may improve long-term survival in such patients. We evaluated the effect of surgery in such patients on long-term survival and disease progression...
  36. doi request reprint Role of primary tumor characteristics in predicting positive sentinel lymph nodes in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ or microinvasive breast cancer
    Min Yi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 196:81-7. 2008
    ..We determined the incidence of positive sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) or microinvasive breast cancer (MIC) and the predictive factors of SLN metastasis in these patients...
  37. pmc Impact of preoperative versus postoperative chemotherapy on the extent and number of surgical procedures in patients treated in randomized clinical trials for breast cancer
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 244:464-70. 2006
    ..To determine the effect of preoperative chemotherapy on the volume of tissue excised and the number of breast operations in patients undergoing breast-conserving therapy (BCT)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Practical guidelines for repair of partial mastectomy defects using the breast reduction technique in patients undergoing breast conservation therapy
    Steven J Kronowitz
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1755-68. 2007
    ..The authors previously compared the local tissue rearrangement, breast reduction, and latissimus dorsi flap reconstruction techniques for repairing partial mastectomy defects and showed the benefits of breast reduction...
  39. doi request reprint Sentinel lymph node surgery after neoadjuvant chemotherapy is accurate and reduces the need for axillary dissection in breast cancer patients
    Kelly K Hunt
    Department of Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 250:558-66. 2009
    ..This study was performed to evaluate the accuracy of SLN surgery for patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy versus patients undergoing surgery first...
  40. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic drainage patterns on early versus delayed breast lymphoscintigraphy performed after injection of filtered Tc-99m sulfur colloid in breast cancer patients undergoing sentinel lymph node biopsy
    Gildy V Babiera
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 30:11-5. 2005
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Association between ductal fluid proteomic expression profiles and the presence of lymph node metastases in women with breast cancer
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Surgery 136:1061-9. 2004
    ..Proteomic analysis of nipple aspiration fluid (NAF) is a noninvasive method for studying the local biologic microenvironment of the breast ducts where carcinoma originates...
  42. doi request reprint Primary tumor extirpation in breast cancer patients who present with stage IV disease is associated with improved survival
    Julie E Lang
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1893-9. 2013
    ..1 months median follow-up. We assessed the impact of surgery after 74.2 months median follow-up, and the effect of systemic therapy and local radiotherapy (RT)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Significant differences in nipple aspirate fluid protein expression between healthy women and those with breast cancer demonstrated by time-of-flight mass spectrometry
    Timothy M Pawlik
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 89:149-57. 2005
    ..Proteomic screening techniques such as SELDI-MS analysis of NAF may be useful for breast cancer screening and diagnosis...
  44. ncbi request reprint Predictors of locoregional recurrence among patients with early-stage breast cancer treated with breast-conserving therapy
    Nadeem Q Mirza
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:256-65. 2002
    ..Our aim was to identify predictors of locoregional recurrence (LRR) in patients with early-stage breast cancer treated with breast-conserving therapy (BCT) and long-term follow-up...
  45. doi request reprint A prospective study comparing touch imprint cytology, frozen section analysis, and rapid cytokeratin immunostain for intraoperative evaluation of axillary sentinel lymph nodes in breast cancer
    Savitri Krishnamurthy
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 115:1555-62. 2009
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Low locoregional failure rates in selected breast cancer patients with tumor-positive sentinel lymph nodes who do not undergo completion axillary dissection
    Rosa F Hwang
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Cancer 110:723-30. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the long-term safety of avoiding CLND in selected patients with positive SLNs...
  47. ncbi request reprint Validation of a breast cancer nomogram for predicting nonsentinel lymph node metastases after a positive sentinel node biopsy
    Laura A Lambert
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:310-20. 2006
    ..To assess the generalizable use of this nomogram, validation analysis was performed by using an external database...
  48. ncbi request reprint The safety of breast-conserving surgery in patients who achieve a complete pathologic response after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Florentia Peintinger
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 107:1248-54. 2006
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Positive surgical margins and ipsilateral breast tumor recurrence predict disease-specific survival after breast-conserving therapy
    Funda Meric
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 97:926-33. 2003
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Impact of concurrent proliferative high-risk lesions on the risk of ipsilateral breast carcinoma recurrence and contralateral breast carcinoma development in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ treated with breast-conserving therapy
    Linda J Adepoju
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 106:42-50. 2006
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Selective use of sentinel lymph node surgery during prophylactic mastectomy
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 107:1440-7. 2006
    ..The current study investigates the invasive cancer rate in PM and evaluates factors associated with invasive cancer to guide SLN surgery use...
  52. doi request reprint Impact of the american college of surgeons oncology group Z0011 criteria applied to a contemporary patient population
    Min Yi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:105-13. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess applicability of Z0011 results to our patient population and determine what percentage may be affected by these results...
  53. doi request reprint The role for sentinel lymph node dissection after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients who present with node-positive breast cancer
    Rosalinda Alvarado
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3177-84. 2012
    ..Our objective was to evaluate SLN dissection in node-positive patients and to determine whether postchemotherapy ultrasound could select patients for this technique...
  54. pmc Efficacy of neoadjuvant therapy with trastuzumab concurrent with anthracycline- and nonanthracycline-based regimens for HER2-positive breast cancer
    Soley Bayraktar
    Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 118:2385-93. 2012
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Trends in and outcomes from sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) alone vs. SLNB with axillary lymph node dissection for node-positive breast cancer patients: experience from the SEER database
    Min Yi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:343-51. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine differences in survival for patients undergoing SLNB alone versus SLNB with complete ALND...
  56. ncbi request reprint Treatment and outcome of patients with chest wall recurrence after mastectomy and breast reconstruction
    Anees Chagpar
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Box 444, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg 187:164-9. 2004
    ..We examined the impact of breast reconstruction on the treatment and outcomes of patients who subsequently developed a CWR...
  57. doi request reprint Impact of progression during neoadjuvant chemotherapy on surgical management of breast cancer
    Abigail S Caudle
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:932-8. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the impact of disease progression during NCT on surgical management...
  58. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathologic factors predicting involvement of nonsentinel axillary nodes in women with breast cancer
    Rosa F Hwang
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:248-54. 2003
    ..Our aim was to determine factors that predict involvement of nonsentinel axillary nodes (NSLNs) in patients with positive SLNs...
  59. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of sentinel lymph node operation in male and female breast cancer patients
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:475-80. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether SLN operation is as feasible and accurate in male patients compared with female patients...
  60. doi request reprint Management of local-regional recurrence following immediate breast reconstruction in patients with early breast cancer treated without postmastectomy radiotherapy
    Ranjna Sharma
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Plastic Surgery, Radiation Oncology, and Breast Medical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1763-72. 2011
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Chest wall recurrence after mastectomy does not always portend a dismal outcome
    Anees Chagpar
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:628-34. 2003
    ..Chest wall recurrence (CWR) after mastectomy often forecasts a grim prognosis. Predictors of outcome after CWR, however, are not clear...
  62. ncbi request reprint Breast conservation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy: the MD Anderson cancer center experience
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:2303-12. 2004
    ..To determine patterns of local-regional recurrence (LRR) and ipsilateral breast tumor recurrence (IBTR) among patients treated with breast conservation therapy after neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  63. ncbi request reprint Factors predictive of having four or more positive axillary lymph nodes in patients with positive sentinel lymph nodes: implications for selection of radiation fields
    Karen H Shahar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 97, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:1074-9. 2004
    ..To determine the optimal arrangement for patients with positive SLNs, we studied what factors predicted for having four or more positive lymph nodes...
  64. doi request reprint Ductal carcinoma-in-situ of the breast with subsequent distant metastasis and death
    Robert E Roses
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2873-8. 2011
    ..The rare patient diagnosed with pure ductal carcinoma-in-situ (DCIS) develops distant breast cancer metastases (DM). We sought to identify clinical and pathologic predictors of DM...
  65. ncbi request reprint Impact of sentinel lymph node biopsy on the evolution of breast reconstruction
    Steven J Kronowitz
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:1089-99. 2006
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Decision analysis to assess the efficacy of routine sentinel lymphadenectomy in patients undergoing prophylactic mastectomy
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1402, USA
    Cancer 110:2542-50. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the efficacy of 2 surgical strategies, routine SLND versus directed ALND, in PM patients...
  67. ncbi request reprint Long-term complications associated with breast-conservation surgery and radiotherapy
    Funda Meric
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:543-9. 2002
    ..Breast-conservation surgery plus radiotherapy has become the standard of care for early-stage breast cancer; we evaluated its long-term complications...
  68. ncbi request reprint Breast conservation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 103:689-95. 2005
    ..The purpose of the current report was to develop a prognostic index to help refine selection criteria and to serve as a general framework for clinical decision-making for patients treated by this multimodality approach...
  69. ncbi request reprint Lower and central tumor location correlates with lymphoscintigraphy drainage to the internal mammary lymph nodes in breast carcinoma
    Karen H Shahar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 103:1323-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify predictors of IMC drainage in patients with positive axillary SLNs...
  70. ncbi request reprint Classifying local disease recurrences after breast conservation therapy based on location and histology: new primary tumors have more favorable outcomes than true local disease recurrences
    Eugene Huang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 95:2059-67. 2002
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint High and differential expression of HER-2/neu extracellular domain in bilateral ductal fluids from women with unilateral invasive breast cancer
    Henry M Kuerer
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 9:601-5. 2003
    ..Breast ductal fluid can be obtained from women by simple nipple aspiration and may be useful for analyzing the microenvironment of the breast...
  72. ncbi request reprint Paget's disease of the breast: there is a role for breast-conserving therapy
    Kazumi Kawase
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 444, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:391-7. 2005
    ..In an effort to develop rational treatment guidelines, we examined our institutional experience with Paget's disease of the breast...
  73. doi request reprint Wound complications from surgery in pregnancy-associated breast cancer (PABC)
    Laura S Dominici
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Breast Dis 31:1-5. 2010
    ..We present the complications of breast conservation surgeries and mastectomies performed for pregnancy-associated breast cancer (PABC)...
  74. doi request reprint Histologic changes associated with false-negative sentinel lymph nodes after preoperative chemotherapy in patients with confirmed lymph node-positive breast cancer before treatment
    Alexandra S Brown
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Cancer 116:2878-83. 2010
    ....
  75. doi request reprint Predictors of contralateral breast cancer in patients with unilateral breast cancer undergoing contralateral prophylactic mastectomy
    Min Yi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer 115:962-71. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the clinicopathologic factors that predict contralateral breast cancer and thereby inform decisions regarding performing CPM in unilateral breast cancer patients...
  76. ncbi request reprint Impact of clinicopathological factors on sensitivity of axillary ultrasonography in the detection of axillary nodal metastases in patients with breast cancer
    Isabelle Bedrosian
    Departments of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:1025-30. 2003
    ..Ultrasonography and fine-needle aspiration (FNA) are used to evaluate the breast and regional nodes in breast cancer patients. We sought to identify factors influencing the sensitivity of ultrasonography for detection of nodal metastasis...
  77. ncbi request reprint Advances and surgical decision-making for breast reconstruction
    Steven J Kronowitz
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 107:893-907. 2006
    ....
  78. ncbi request reprint Correlation between HER-2 expression and response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy with 5-fluorouracil, doxorubicin, and cyclophosphamide in patients with breast carcinoma
    Fan Zhang
    Department of Breast Medical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 97:1758-65. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether HER-2 overexpression is associated with improved response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy with 5-fluorouracil, doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide (FAC) in patients with breast carcinoma...
  79. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy following neoadjuvant chemotherapy: review of the literature and recommendations for use in patient management
    Yan Xing
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Asian J Surg 27:262-7. 2004
    ..The published literature supports the use of sentinel lymph node biopsy for assessment of the axilla in patients with clinically node-negative disease following preoperative chemotherapy...
  80. ncbi request reprint The biologic rationale for and emerging role of accelerated partial breast irradiation for breast cancer
    Timothy M Pawlik
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:479-92. 2004
  81. ncbi request reprint Initial outcomes for patients treated on the American Society of Breast Surgeons MammoSite clinical trial for ductal carcinoma-in-situ of the breast
    Jacqueline S Jeruss
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:967-76. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that APBI delivered with the MammoSite device would be well tolerated and be associated with a good cosmetic outcome in patients with ductal carcinoma-in-situ (DCIS)...
  82. doi request reprint Four-year clinical update from the American Society of Breast Surgeons MammoSite brachytherapy trial
    Jonathan C Nelson
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson, Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg 198:83-91. 2009
    ..We present a 4-year update on the efficacy, cosmetic results, and complications of MammoSite breast brachytherapy in patients enrolled in the American Society of Breast Surgeons registry trial...
  83. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of breast-conservation therapy for invasive lobular carcinoma are equivalent to those for invasive ductal carcinoma
    Thao N Vo
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Unit 444, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg 192:552-5. 2006
    ..We evaluated our institutional experience with BCT and compared treatment outcomes for ILC with those for IDC...
  84. ncbi request reprint Treatment and outcome of patients with intracystic papillary carcinoma of the breast
    Carmen C Solorzano
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg 184:364-8. 2002
    ..Intracystic papillary carcinoma (IPC) of the breast is a rare form of noninvasive breast cancer. An appreciation of associated pathology with IPC may be critical in surgical decision-making...
  85. ncbi request reprint Integrating partial breast irradiation into surgical practice and clinical trials
    Regina M Fearmonti
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Surgical Oncology Unit 444, 1400 Holcombe Boulevard, FC 12 3000, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:485-98, x-xi. 2007
    ..This article describes evolving methods of APBI in comparison to WBI and in the setting of ongoing clinical trials...
  86. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node dissection provides axillary control equal to complete axillary node dissection in breast cancer patients with lobular histology and a negative sentinel node
    Nazanin Khakpour
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 190:598-601. 2005
    ....
  87. 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...
  88. ncbi request reprint Locoregional treatment outcomes for inoperable anthracycline-resistant breast cancer
    Eugene Huang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:1225-33. 2002
    ..To assess the therapeutic outcomes and treatment-related morbidity of patients treated with radiation for inoperable breast cancer resistant to anthracycline-containing primary chemotherapy...
  89. ncbi request reprint Assessment of histologic features and expression of biomarkers in predicting pathologic response to anthracycline-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with breast carcinoma
    Jianzhou Wang
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 94:3107-14. 2002
    ..In this study, the authors investigated the roles of tumor nuclear grade, mitotic activity, and biomarker expression profiles in predicting the pathologic response of breast tumors to preoperative chemotherapy...
  90. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary management of breast cancer concurrent with pregnancy
    Angela J Keleher
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 194:54-64. 2002
    ..Above all, the patient with breast cancer diagnosed during pregnancy is best served by early and continued involvement of a multidisciplinary cancer treatment team...
  91. doi request reprint A phase I study to assess the feasibility and oncologic safety of axillary reverse mapping in breast cancer patients
    Isabelle Bedrosian
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston Texas, USA
    Cancer 116:2543-8. 2010
    ..This study reported a phase 1 trial conducted in patients with cytologically documented axillary metastasis undergoing axillary lymph node dissection to determine the feasibility and oncologic safety of ARM...
  92. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of nomograms for predicting residual tumor size and the probability of successful conservative surgery with neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Roman Rouzier
    Department of Breast Medical Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 107:1459-66. 2006
    ..The aim of the current study was to develop and validate nomograms for predicting residual tumor size and probability of a patient becoming eligible for breast conservation surgery after NACT...
  93. ncbi request reprint A prospective trial of preoperative chemotherapy in resectable breast cancer: predictors of breast-conservation therapy feasibility
    Lisa A Newman
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:228-34. 2002
    ....
  94. ncbi request reprint Postmastectomy radiation improves the outcome of patients with locally advanced breast cancer who achieve a pathologic complete response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Sean E McGuire
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:1004-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the role of postmastectomy radiation therapy in women with breast cancer who achieved a pathologic complete response (pCR) to neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  95. ncbi request reprint Immediate breast reconstruction after skin-sparing mastectomy for the treatment of advanced breast cancer: radiation oncology considerations
    Thomas A Buchholz
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:820-1. 2002
  96. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node surgery in locally recurrent breast cancer
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 7:248-53. 2006
    ..Sentinel lymph node (LN; SLN) surgery is an accepted method for LN evaluation in early-stage breast cancer. We sought to evaluate the feasibility of SLN surgery in patients with locally recurrent breast cancer...
  97. doi request reprint Timing of surgical intervention for the intact primary in stage IV breast cancer patients
    Roshni Rao
    Division of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1696-702. 2008
    ..The subset of patients who would most benefit from surgery remains unclear. This study evaluates the pathological attributes and optimum timing for surgery in patients who present with stage IV breast cancer and an intact primary...
  98. ncbi request reprint Ipsilateral breast tumor recurrence after breast conservation therapy: outcomes of salvage mastectomy vs. salvage breast-conserving surgery and prognostic factors for salvage breast preservation
    Tracy E Alpert
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:845-51. 2005
    ..To compare outcomes of salvage mastectomy (SM) and salvage breast-conserving surgery (SBCS) and study the feasibility of SBCS...
  99. ncbi request reprint Image-detected breast cancer: state of the art diagnosis and treatment
    Melvin J Silverstein
    USC Norris Cancer Center, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:586-97. 2005
  100. ncbi request reprint Stimulation of cells from a non-invaded and an invaded lymph node with a HER-2+ tumor with peptides corresponding to T-cell epitopes E75 and G89 induced expansion of central memory cells (TCM) from the metastasis-negative lymph nodes
    Byung K Ko
    Department of General Surgery, College of Medicine, Ulsan University Hospital, Ulsan, Korea
    Int J Oncol 24:1413-8. 2004
    ..This may have implications for preventative vaccination strategies for breast and ovarian cancer...
  101. ncbi request reprint Failure to harvest sentinel lymph nodes identified by preoperative lymphoscintigraphy in breast cancer patients
    Chen Teng Wu
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion, 94143 1674, USA
    Breast J 9:86-90. 2003
    ..The possibility of failure to get the SLN should be explained to patients before surgery. Axillary lymph node dissection (ALND) should be done if selective SLN dissection is not successful...