Karyn B Stitzenberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trends in centralization of cancer surgery
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2824-31. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Indications for lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymphadenectomy in patients with thin melanoma (Breslow thickness < or =1.0 mm)
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, 3010 Old Clinic Building, CB 7213, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7213, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:900-6. 2004
  3. pmc Distance to diagnosing provider as a measure of access for patients with melanoma
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 3010 Old Clinic Bldg, CB 7213, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7213, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:991-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Influence of provider and practice characteristics on melanoma care
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, 3010 Old Clinic Building, CB 7213, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7213, USA
    Am J Surg 193:206-12. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint In vivo intraoperative radiotherapy: a novel approach to radiotherapy for early stage breast cancer
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1515-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Population-based analysis of lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymphadenectomy utilization for intermediate thickness melanoma
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 2755 7590, USA
    J Surg Oncol 93:100-7; discussion 107-8. 2006
  7. pmc Extracapsular extension of the sentinel lymph node metastasis: a predictor of nonsentinel node tumor burden
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, 3010 Old Clinic Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Surg 237:607-12; discussion 612-3. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Progressive specialization within general surgery: adding to the complexity of workforce planning
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:925-32. 2005
  9. pmc Centralization of cancer surgery: implications for patient access to optimal care
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of SurgicalOncology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7213, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:4671-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Cytokeratin immunohistochemical validation of the sentinel node hypothesis in patients with breast cancer
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 117:729-37. 2002

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Trends in centralization of cancer surgery
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2824-31. 2010
    ..Regional studies show practice patterns changing with increasing centralization of esophageal and pancreatic procedures at HVCs but little change for colorectal procedures. We hypothesize that similar trends are occurring nationwide...
  2. ncbi request reprint Indications for lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymphadenectomy in patients with thin melanoma (Breslow thickness < or =1.0 mm)
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, 3010 Old Clinic Building, CB 7213, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7213, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:900-6. 2004
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  3. pmc Distance to diagnosing provider as a measure of access for patients with melanoma
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 3010 Old Clinic Bldg, CB 7213, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7213, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:991-8. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of travel distance and other sociodemographic factors on access to a diagnosing provider for patients with melanoma...
  4. ncbi request reprint Influence of provider and practice characteristics on melanoma care
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, 3010 Old Clinic Building, CB 7213, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7213, USA
    Am J Surg 193:206-12. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe the structure of melanoma care in North Carolina by examining services provided by different providers and the overall coordination of care...
  5. ncbi request reprint In vivo intraoperative radiotherapy: a novel approach to radiotherapy for early stage breast cancer
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1515-6. 2007
    ..We are investigating the feasibility of partial breast irradiation using a single fraction of IORT delivered to the tumor in vivo prior to surgical resection...
  6. ncbi request reprint Population-based analysis of lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymphadenectomy utilization for intermediate thickness melanoma
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 2755 7590, USA
    J Surg Oncol 93:100-7; discussion 107-8. 2006
    ..We hypothesize that a significant portion of these patients are not undergoing LM/SL. We explore factors that influence use of LM/SL...
  7. pmc Extracapsular extension of the sentinel lymph node metastasis: a predictor of nonsentinel node tumor burden
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, 3010 Old Clinic Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Surg 237:607-12; discussion 612-3. 2003
    ..To identify predictors of nonsentinel node (NSN) tumor involvement in patients with a tumor-involved sentinel node (SN)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Progressive specialization within general surgery: adding to the complexity of workforce planning
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:925-32. 2005
    ..This study examines progressive specialization by evaluating trends in fellowship training among general surgeons...
  9. pmc Centralization of cancer surgery: implications for patient access to optimal care
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of SurgicalOncology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7213, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:4671-8. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that in response cancer surgery has become increasingly centralized and that this centralization has resulted in increased travel burden for patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cytokeratin immunohistochemical validation of the sentinel node hypothesis in patients with breast cancer
    Karyn B Stitzenberg
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 117:729-37. 2002
    ..node most likely to harbor metastatic tumor Standardization of the handling, sectioning, and staining of the SN is necessary as lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymphadenectomy become integrated into the care of patients with breast cancer..