David Penson

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Interview: Comparative effectiveness research from the perspective of a surgeon-scientist
    David F Penson
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1161 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    J Comp Eff Res 1:309-10. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of hormonal and surgical therapies for cryptorchidism: a systematic review
    David Penson
    Center for Surgical Quality and Outcomes Research, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1897-907. 2013
  3. pmc Mortality after radical prostatectomy or external beam radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer
    Richard M Hoffman
    Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:711-8. 2013
  4. pmc Factors influencing patients' acceptance and adherence to active surveillance
    David F Penson
    Center for Surgical Quality and Outcomes Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2525 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2012:207-12. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Systemic therapy and the urologic oncologist: a unique opportunity for the specialty to provide comprehensive care that ultimately benefits the patient
    David F Penson
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University and the VA Tennessee Valley Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Urol Oncol 30:S2-4. 2012
  6. pmc Obesity, body composition, and prostate cancer
    Jay H Fowke
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:23. 2012
  7. pmc Obesity, physical activity and lower urinary tract symptoms: results from the Southern Community Cohort Study
    David F Penson
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37203 1738, USA
    J Urol 186:2316-22. 2011
  8. pmc Quality of life after breast cancer diagnosis and survival
    Meira Epplein
    Vanderbilt Epidemiology Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:406-12. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Trends in the multimodality treatment of resectable colorectal liver metastases: an underutilized strategy
    Alexander A Parikh
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1938-46. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging for locating nonpalpable undescended testicles: a meta-analysis
    Shanthi Krishnaswami
    Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1908-16. 2013

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Interview: Comparative effectiveness research from the perspective of a surgeon-scientist
    David F Penson
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1161 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    J Comp Eff Res 1:309-10. 2012
    ..He also obtained an MPH at Yale University in 2000. He currently maintains a clinical practice in urologic oncology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of hormonal and surgical therapies for cryptorchidism: a systematic review
    David Penson
    Center for Surgical Quality and Outcomes Research, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1897-907. 2013
    ..Controversy remains concerning the optimal treatment approach for cryptorchidism. The objective of this study was to assess effectiveness of hormone therapy or surgery for cryptorchidism...
  3. pmc Mortality after radical prostatectomy or external beam radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer
    Richard M Hoffman
    Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:711-8. 2013
    ..The goal of the study, therefore, was to estimate the association of RP (compared with EBRT) with overall and PC mortality...
  4. pmc Factors influencing patients' acceptance and adherence to active surveillance
    David F Penson
    Center for Surgical Quality and Outcomes Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2525 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2012:207-12. 2012
    ..Finally, some of the factors, particularly the heuristic ones, are potentially modifiable and may serve as targets for future interventions to increase acceptance of and adherence to AS...
  5. doi request reprint Systemic therapy and the urologic oncologist: a unique opportunity for the specialty to provide comprehensive care that ultimately benefits the patient
    David F Penson
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University and the VA Tennessee Valley Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Urol Oncol 30:S2-4. 2012
    ..The development of comprehensive urologic oncology practices that include the administration of systemic therapy will maintain the relevance of the specialty and ultimately benefit our patients...
  6. pmc Obesity, body composition, and prostate cancer
    Jay H Fowke
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:23. 2012
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  7. pmc Obesity, physical activity and lower urinary tract symptoms: results from the Southern Community Cohort Study
    David F Penson
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37203 1738, USA
    J Urol 186:2316-22. 2011
    ..In this study we determined the independent associations of physical activity and obesity with lower urinary tract symptoms at followup among white and African-American men...
  8. pmc Quality of life after breast cancer diagnosis and survival
    Meira Epplein
    Vanderbilt Epidemiology Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:406-12. 2011
    ..To examine the association of quality of life (QOL) after diagnosis of breast cancer with mortality and recurrence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Trends in the multimodality treatment of resectable colorectal liver metastases: an underutilized strategy
    Alexander A Parikh
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1938-46. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate patterns of treatment for resectable colorectal liver metastases in the USA over the last two decades...
  10. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging for locating nonpalpable undescended testicles: a meta-analysis
    Shanthi Krishnaswami
    Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1908-16. 2013
    ..Preoperative imaging techniques may guide management of nonpalpable, cryptorchid testicles. We evaluated conventional MRI for identifying and locating nonpalpable testicles in prepubescent boys via meta-analysis...

Research Grants5

  1. Longterm Quality of Life of Prostate Cancer Survivors
    David Penson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This, in turn, will aid in clinical decision making and assist in designing interventions to improve outcomes in prostate cancer survivors. ..
  2. Longterm Quality of Life of Prostate Cancer Survivors
    David Penson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This, in turn, will aid in clinical decision making and assist in designing interventions to improve outcomes in prostate cancer survivors. ..
  3. Longterm Quality of Life of Prostate Cancer Survivors
    David Penson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This, in turn, will aid in clinical decision making and assist in designing interventions to improve outcomes in prostate cancer survivors. ..
  4. Race, Comorbidity & Long Term Prostate Cancer Outcomes
    David Penson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Specifically, it will help newly-diagnosed patients make more informed decisions regarding treatment and will help researchers design novel interventions to improve the quality of life of prostate cancer survivors. ..
  5. Comparative Effectiveness of Treatments for Localized Prostate Cancer
    David F Penson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By figuring out what treatments "work best, in which patients and in whose hands", we will help men with prostate cancer make better decisions regarding their care. ..