Roshni Rao

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Axillary node interventions in breast cancer: a systematic review
    Roshni Rao
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    JAMA 310:1385-94. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Take two and text me in the morning: optimizing clinical time with a short messaging system
    Roshni Rao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9155, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 130:44-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Axillary staging by percutaneous biopsy: sensitivity of fine-needle aspiration versus core needle biopsy
    Roshni Rao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1170-5. 2009
  4. pmc Prediction of post-operative necrosis after mastectomy: a pilot study utilizing optical diffusion imaging spectroscopy
    Roshni Rao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 7:91. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of early breast cancer
    R Rao
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Minerva Endocrinol 34:311-24. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Experience with seed localization for nonpalpable breast lesions in a public health care system
    Roshni Rao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:3241-6. 2010
  7. 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
  8. pmc Influence of surgical technique on mastectomy and reexcision rates in breast-conserving therapy for cancer
    Alison Unzeitig
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    Int J Surg Oncol 2012:725121. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Volume of excision and cosmesis with routine cavity shave margins technique
    Julie Mook
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:886-91. 2012
  10. pmc Axillary lymph node dissection for breast cancer utilizing Harmonic Focus®
    Katherine T Ostapoff
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 9:90. 2011

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Axillary node interventions in breast cancer: a systematic review
    Roshni Rao
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    JAMA 310:1385-94. 2013
    ..Recent data from clinical trials have challenged traditional thinking about axillary surgery in patients with breast cancer...
  2. doi request reprint Take two and text me in the morning: optimizing clinical time with a short messaging system
    Roshni Rao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9155, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 130:44-9. 2012
    ..This study evaluates the impact of a short messaging system clinical protocol between surgeons and patients. The endpoints evaluated were number of clinic visits, telephone calls, and days to surgical drain removal...
  3. doi request reprint Axillary staging by percutaneous biopsy: sensitivity of fine-needle aspiration versus core needle biopsy
    Roshni Rao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1170-5. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether percutaneous core needle biopsy (CNB) of suspicious axillary lymph nodes in patients with breast cancer offers improved diagnostic accuracy compared with fine-needle aspiration (FNA)...
  4. pmc Prediction of post-operative necrosis after mastectomy: a pilot study utilizing optical diffusion imaging spectroscopy
    Roshni Rao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 7:91. 2009
    ..Optical Diffusion Imaging Spectroscopy (ViOptix T.Ox Tissue Oximeter) measures the ratio of oxyhemoglobin to deoxyhemoglobin over a 1 x 1 cm area to obtain a non-invasive measurement of perfusion (StO2)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of early breast cancer
    R Rao
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Minerva Endocrinol 34:311-24. 2009
    ..Surgical intervention for breast cancer has continually evolved. The current review reports on updates from the pivotal trials, examines areas of controversy, and explores possible future directions...
  6. doi request reprint Experience with seed localization for nonpalpable breast lesions in a public health care system
    Roshni Rao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:3241-6. 2010
    ..This study is the first to implement this procedure in a public health care delivery system composed of a primarily minority and low-income population...
  7. 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)...
  8. pmc Influence of surgical technique on mastectomy and reexcision rates in breast-conserving therapy for cancer
    Alison Unzeitig
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    Int J Surg Oncol 2012:725121. 2012
    ..009). Multivariate analysis revealed CSM, % DCIS, tumor size, and race to influence reexcisions. Conclusions. CSM is a technique that reduces reexcisions and mastectomy rates...
  9. doi request reprint Volume of excision and cosmesis with routine cavity shave margins technique
    Julie Mook
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:886-91. 2012
    ..This study evaluates the volume of tissue removed in a group that underwent CSM versus one that underwent standard partial mastectomy (SPM) and explores cosmetic outcomes...
  10. pmc Axillary lymph node dissection for breast cancer utilizing Harmonic Focus®
    Katherine T Ostapoff
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 9:90. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that ALND performed with the Harmonic Focus® will decrease operative time and reduce post-operative complications...
  11. doi request reprint Risk of residual breast tissue after skin-sparing mastectomy
    Julie Dreadin
    Women s Health Services, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Breast J 18:248-52. 2012
    ..Routine pathologic assessment of these skin specimens, removed for nononcologic reasons, may not be required...
  12. doi request reprint Aesthetic subunit of the breast: an analysis of women's preference and clinical implications
    Steven H Bailey
    Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 1801 Inwood Road, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 68:240-5. 2012
    ..Patient outcomes following surgery can be enhanced by restoring volume and minimizing scars in this upper medial subunit of the breast...
  13. doi request reprint Impact of routine cavity shave margins on breast cancer re-excision rates
    Anne Kobbermann
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1349-55. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that routine excision of additional cavity shave margins (CSM) at time of initial partial mastectomy reduces the need for additional surgery...
  14. doi request reprint Outcomes of delays in time to treatment in triple negative breast cancer
    Amy Eastman
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1880-5. 2013
    ..Because of the aggressive nature of TNBC, outcomes may be more sensitive to delays in time to treatment. This study evaluates whether delays from diagnosis to initial treatment in TNBC impacts survival or locoregional recurrence (LRR)...
  15. doi request reprint A randomised trial of nursing interventions supporting recovery of the postmastectomy patient
    Ho Soon Michelle Cho
    Texas Woman s University, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    J Clin Nurs 22:919-29. 2013
    ..This ABC to recovery study evaluated the combined and separate components of preoperative education and the effectiveness of wearing the Papilla Gown...
  16. doi request reprint Delays in time to treatment and survival impact in breast cancer
    Amy Brazda
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:291-6. 2010
    ..It remains controversial, however, whether a delay to treatment impacts survival. The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether delays from diagnosis to initial treatment in breast cancer impacts survival...
  17. 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...
  18. doi request reprint Bilateral superior epigastric pedicle perforator flaps for total chest wall coverage
    Georgette Oni
    Department of Plastic Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 1801 Inwood Dr, Dallas, TX 75392, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:1104-7. 2011
    ..This was achieved using bilateral pedicled SEA perforator flaps for complete coverage. To our knowledge, this is the first documented case of bilateral pedicled perforator flap reconstruction for complete chest wall reconstruction...
  19. ncbi request reprint Primary breast tumor characteristics predicting aggressive nodal involvement
    Aye Moe Thu Ma
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9155, USA
    Am J Surg 194:474-6. 2007
    ..pN3 breast cancer is historically associated with a poor prognosis, but the biology of aggressive nodal involvement or lymphatotropism is not well understood...
  20. doi request reprint Evaluation of a hydrogel based breast biopsy marker (HydroMARK®) as an alternative to wire and radioactive seed localization for non-palpable breast lesions
    Rebecca L Klein
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Surg Oncol 105:591-4. 2012
    ..Objective was to determine if the marker could be utilized independently for lesion localization using intra-operative ultrasound alone...
  21. pmc Bootcamp during neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: a randomized pilot trial
    Roshni Rao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9155
    Breast Cancer (Auckl) 6:39-46. 2012
    ..This randomized, prospective pilot trial evaluates the feasibility of supervised exercise during NC for breast cancer...
  22. pmc A Comparative Analysis of Biomarker Expression and Molecular Subtypes of Pure Ductal Carcinoma In Situ and Invasive Breast Carcinoma by Image Analysis: Relationship of the Subtypes with Histologic Grade, Ki67, p53 Overexpression, and DNA Ploidy
    Venetia R Sarode
    Departments of Pathology and Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9073, USA
    Int J Breast Cancer 2011:217060. 2011
    ..Molecular subtypes of IBCA are distinct from those of pDCIS. Invasion is characterized by change in phenotype in some tumors...
  23. doi request reprint Compliance with the commission on cancer quality of breast cancer care measures: self-evaluation advised
    William Lodrigues
    Women s Health Services, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Breast J 17:167-71. 2011
    ..Prior to public reporting, institutions should perform NQF quality measure compliance assessments, confirm accuracy, and initiate educational processes/imperatives...
  24. doi request reprint Hormone receptor status rather than HER2 status is significantly associated with increased Ki-67 and p53 expression in triple-negative breast carcinomas, and high expression of Ki-67 but not p53 is significantly associated with axillary nodal metastasis i
    Jeong S Han
    Dept of Pathology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 75390 9073, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 135:230-7. 2011
    ..Furthermore, a high expression level of Ki-67 but not p53 is more likely to be associated with axillary nodal metastasis in these cases...