Allison S Glass
Affiliation: University of California
- Active surveillance: does serial prostate biopsy increase histological inflammation?A S Glass
Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 16:165-9. 2013..Most protocols recommend repeated prostate biopsy every 12-24 months. The purpose of this paper is to describe histological inflammation patterns in men on AS who underwent serial prostate biopsy for disease monitoring...
- Serial prostate biopsy and risk of lower urinary tract symptoms: results from a large, single-institution active surveillance cohortAllison S Glass
Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
Urology 83:33-8. 2014..To describe the effect of serial prostate biopsy on lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in men who undergo active surveillance (AS) at a large academic institution...
- Patient demographics, quality of life, and disease features of men with newly diagnosed prostate cancer: trends in the PSA eraAllison S Glass
Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Urology 82:60-5. 2013..To describe how demographic and diagnostic characteristics of men with prostate cancer in the United States have changed since 1999, using data from the Cancer of the Prostate Strategic Urologic Research Endeavor (CaPSURE) registry...
- Risk-based prostate cancer screening: who and how?Allison S Glass
Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1600 Divisadero St, Box 1695, San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
Curr Urol Rep 14:192-8. 2013..Optimal use of existing and future tools will help alleviate the problems of overdiagnosis and overtreatment of low-risk prostate cancer without reversing the substantial mortality declines that have been achieved in the screening era...
- Role of active surveillance in the management of localized prostate cancerAllison S Glass
Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2012:202-6. 2012..Incorporation of novel biomarkers as well as advanced imaging techniques may improve surveillance strategies by better defining eligibility as well as improving prompt detection of disease progression...
- No small slam: increasing incidents of genitourinary injury from toilets and toilet seatsAllison S Glass
Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
BJU Int 112:398-403. 2013..To describe the epidemiology of genitourinary (GU) injury from toilets that present to USA Emergency rooms (ERs)...
- Transperineal management for postoperative and radiation rectourethral fistulasBryan B Voelzke
Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
J Urol 189:966-71. 2013..We analyzed our experience with this surgical approach. A secondary aim was to evaluate the surgical outcome of energy ablative rectourethral fistulas without a concomitant interposition muscle flap...