Leah Backhus

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Appropriateness of imaging for lung cancer staging in a national cohort
    Leah M Backhus
    Leah M Backhus, Xiao Hua Zhou, and Steven B Zeliadt, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System and Leah M Backhus, Farhood Farjah, Thomas K Varghese, Aaron M Cheng, Douglas E Wood, Larry Kessler, and Steven B Zeliadt, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    J Clin Oncol 32:3428-35. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of imaging surveillance for surgically treated early-stage lung cancer
    Leah M Backhus
    Surgery Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 98:1944-51; discussion 1951-2. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Outcomes in lung transplantation after previous lung volume reduction surgery in a contemporary cohort
    Leah Backhus
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1678-1683.e1. 2014
  4. doi request reprint The effect of provider density on lung cancer survival among blacks and whites in the United States
    Leah M Backhus
    VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 8:549-53. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Radiographic evaluation of the patient with lung cancer: surgical implications of imaging
    Leah Backhus
    Surgery Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 42:84-98. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Impact of primary caregivers on long-term outcomes after lung transplantation
    Nathan M Mollberg
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 34:59-64. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Lymphovascular invasion as a prognostic indicator in stage I non-small cell lung cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nathan M Mollberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:965-71. 2014

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Appropriateness of imaging for lung cancer staging in a national cohort
    Leah M Backhus
    Leah M Backhus, Xiao Hua Zhou, and Steven B Zeliadt, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System and Leah M Backhus, Farhood Farjah, Thomas K Varghese, Aaron M Cheng, Douglas E Wood, Larry Kessler, and Steven B Zeliadt, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    J Clin Oncol 32:3428-35. 2014
    ..We sought to examine adherence to imaging guideline recommendations for staging in patients with locally advanced lung cancer in a national cohort...
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of imaging surveillance for surgically treated early-stage lung cancer
    Leah M Backhus
    Surgery Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 98:1944-51; discussion 1951-2. 2014
    ..Little is known about surveillance patterns for patients with surgically resected early-stage lung cancer in the community at large. We sought to characterize surveillance patterns in a national cohort...
  3. doi request reprint Outcomes in lung transplantation after previous lung volume reduction surgery in a contemporary cohort
    Leah Backhus
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1678-1683.e1. 2014
    ..The effect of previous LVRS on lung transplant outcomes has been inadequately studied. We report our experience in the largest single institution series of these combined procedures...
  4. doi request reprint The effect of provider density on lung cancer survival among blacks and whites in the United States
    Leah M Backhus
    VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 8:549-53. 2013
    ..We sought to examine the effect of access to care, using density of lung cancer care providers, on lung cancer mortality among blacks and whites in the United States...
  5. doi request reprint Radiographic evaluation of the patient with lung cancer: surgical implications of imaging
    Leah Backhus
    Surgery Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 42:84-98. 2013
    ..Knowledge of surgical implications of imaging findings can aid both radiologists and surgeons in delivering safe and effective care...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of primary caregivers on long-term outcomes after lung transplantation
    Nathan M Mollberg
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 34:59-64. 2015
    ..We sought to characterize the relationship between a patient's self-reported primary caregiver and long-term outcomes after lung transplantation...
  7. doi request reprint Lymphovascular invasion as a prognostic indicator in stage I non-small cell lung cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nathan M Mollberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:965-71. 2014
    ..We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate whether the presence of LVI is associated with disease outcome in stage I NSCLC patients...