Heather B Neuman

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Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness research: opportunities in surgical oncology
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI Electronic address
    Semin Radiat Oncol 24:43-8. 2014
  2. pmc Patient demographic and tumor characteristics influencing oncologist follow-up frequency in older breast cancer survivors
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, CSC H4 726, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4128-36. 2013
  3. pmc Predictors of short-term postoperative survival after elective colectomy in colon cancer patients ≥ 80 years of age
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1427-35. 2013
  4. pmc Surgical treatment of colon cancer in patients aged 80 years and older : analysis of 31,574 patients in the SEER-Medicare database
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Cancer 119:639-47. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trials in colon cancer
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, H1206, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:183-204. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Impact of a temporary stoma on the quality of life of rectal cancer patients undergoing treatment
    Heather B Neuman
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1397-403. 2011
  7. pmc Wound complications after inguinal lymph node dissection for melanoma: is ACS NSQIP adequate?
    Carly E Glarner
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2049-55. 2013
  8. pmc Impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on wound complications after breast surgery
    Marquita R Decker
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Surgery 152:382-8. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Treatment for patients with rectal cancer and a clinical complete response to neoadjuvant therapy: a decision analysis
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:863-71. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Patient expectations of functional outcomes after rectal cancer surgery: a qualitative study
    Jason Park
    1Department of Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada 2Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 3Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 4Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 5Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:151-7. 2014

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness research: opportunities in surgical oncology
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI Electronic address
    Semin Radiat Oncol 24:43-8. 2014
    ..Multiple current initiatives by the American College of Surgeons and the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology continue to expand the infrastructure for CER in surgical oncology. ..
  2. pmc Patient demographic and tumor characteristics influencing oncologist follow-up frequency in older breast cancer survivors
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, CSC H4 726, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4128-36. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine current patterns of oncologist breast cancer follow-up and determine the association between patient and tumor characteristics and follow-up frequency...
  3. pmc Predictors of short-term postoperative survival after elective colectomy in colon cancer patients ≥ 80 years of age
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1427-35. 2013
    ..The objective was to identify overall health measures that are predictive of poor survival after elective surgery in these oldest-old colon cancer patients...
  4. pmc Surgical treatment of colon cancer in patients aged 80 years and older : analysis of 31,574 patients in the SEER-Medicare database
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Cancer 119:639-47. 2013
    ..The objective of the current study was to describe patterns of surgery in patients aged ≥ 80 years with colon cancer and examine outcomes with and without colectomy...
  5. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trials in colon cancer
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, H1206, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:183-204. 2010
    ..We review those randomized controlled trials that have most impacted the clinical management of patients with colon cancer in 2009...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of a temporary stoma on the quality of life of rectal cancer patients undergoing treatment
    Heather B Neuman
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1397-403. 2011
    ..This study prospectively evaluates QOL in stage I-III rectal cancer patients undergoing sphincter-preserving surgery (SPS) with a temporary diverting stoma...
  7. pmc Wound complications after inguinal lymph node dissection for melanoma: is ACS NSQIP adequate?
    Carly E Glarner
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2049-55. 2013
    ..In the current study, the multicenter American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP) was utilized to examine the frequency and predictors of wound complications after ILND...
  8. pmc Impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on wound complications after breast surgery
    Marquita R Decker
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Surgery 152:382-8. 2012
    ..Use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer is increasing. The objective was to examine risk of postoperative wound complications in patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  9. doi request reprint Treatment for patients with rectal cancer and a clinical complete response to neoadjuvant therapy: a decision analysis
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:863-71. 2009
    ..Therefore, the objective was to develop a decision-analytic model to evaluate the relative benefits of surgery vs. observation in rectal cancer patients who achieve clinical complete response after neoadjuvant chemoradiation...
  10. doi request reprint Patient expectations of functional outcomes after rectal cancer surgery: a qualitative study
    Jason Park
    1Department of Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada 2Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 3Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 4Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 5Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:151-7. 2014
    ..Rectal cancer patients' expectations of health and function may affect their disease- and treatment-related experience, but how patients form expectations of postsurgery function has received little study...
  11. doi request reprint Squamous-cell carcinoma of the anal canal: predictors of treatment outcome
    Ramin Roohipour
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:147-53. 2008
    ..The incidence of anal canal squamous-cell carcinoma is increasing. Limited data exist on predictors of treatment failure. This study was designed to identify predictors for relapse/persistence after first-line therapy...
  12. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trials in rectal and anal cancers
    Jason Park
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:205-23. 2010
    ..The article discusses the major RCTs and relevant findings that have impacted clinical management most and includes most but not all RCTs on therapy for rectal cancer published during this period...
  13. doi request reprint Management of the axilla
    Barbara Zarebczan Dull
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 600 Highland Avenue, H4 726 CSC, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 93:429-44. 2013
    ..Determining the optimal timing of SLN in patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy and the prognostic and clinical significance of micrometastases remain areas of research...
  14. doi request reprint Rectal cancer patients' quality of life with a temporary stoma: shifting perspectives
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:1117-24. 2012
    ..Patients with rectal cancer who have a temporary ostomy report good quality of life despite identifying a number of stoma-related difficulties...
  15. ncbi request reprint Is internet information adequate to facilitate surgical decision-making in familial adenomatous polyposis?
    Heather B Neuman
    Colorectal Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, Room C 1079, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:2135-41. 2007
    ..Our objective was to examine internet information regarding prophylactic surgery for familial adenomatous polyposis to determine its adequacy in facilitating patient participation in surgical decision-making...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of axillary ultrasound and core needle biopsy on the utility of intraoperative frozen section analysis and treatment decision making in women with invasive breast cancer
    Holly Caretta-Weyer
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Am J Surg 204:308-14. 2012
    ..A secondary aim was to evaluate the impact on the utility of intraoperative sentinel lymph node (SLN) frozen section...
  17. doi request reprint Stage IV breast cancer in the era of targeted therapy: does surgery of the primary tumor matter?
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Cancer 116:1226-33. 2010
    ..The objective of the current study was to identify subsets of patients who may benefit from primary tumor treatment and assess the frequency of local disease progression...
  18. doi request reprint A single-institution validation of the AJCC staging system for stage IV melanoma
    Heather B Neuman
    Gastric and Mixed Tumor Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, Room H1221, New York, NY, 10065, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:2034-41. 2008
    ..We sought to validate the current AJCC staging system in a contemporary, prospectively collected cohort of patients and explore additional factors that may influence prognosis...
  19. pmc The role of radiation in retroperitoneal sarcomas
    Pranshu Mohindra
    Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, 600 Highland Avenue, K4 B100, Madison, WI, 53792, USA
    Curr Treat Options Oncol 14:425-41. 2013
    ..Participation in prospective studies should be highly encouraged...
  20. ncbi request reprint Is there a role for decision aids in cancer-related decisions?
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, United States
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 62:240-50. 2007
    ..Some studies suggest less decisional conflict and improved satisfaction with decision-making as a result. Whether use of a decision aid impacts the actual decisions made by patients, however, is less evident...
  21. ncbi request reprint Can differences in bowel function after surgery for rectal cancer be identified by the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer quality of life instrument?
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1727-34. 2007
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