T J Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic analysis of a randomized clinical trial to compare filgrastim-mobilized peripheral-blood progenitor-cell transplantation and autologous bone marrow transplantation in patients with Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    T J Smith
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Massey Cancer Center, Richmond 23298 0037, USA
    J Clin Oncol 15:5-10. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Costs of care associated with non-small-cell lung cancer in a commercially insured cohort
    B E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia and Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298 0170, USA
    J Clin Oncol 16:1420-4. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Principles of cost effectiveness analysis for the assessment of current and new therapies
    B E Hillner
    Massey Cancer Center, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298
    J Hematother 2:501-6. 1993
  4. ncbi request reprint Economic analysis of adjuvant interferon alfa-2b in high-risk melanoma based on projections from Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group 1684
    B E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine and the Massey Cancer Center, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298, USA
    J Clin Oncol 15:2351-8. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital and physician volume or specialization and outcomes in cancer treatment: importance in quality of cancer care
    B E Hillner
    Massey Cancer Center and Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0170, USA
    J Clin Oncol 18:2327-40. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint An implantable drug delivery system (IDDS) for refractory cancer pain provides sustained pain control, less drug-related toxicity, and possibly better survival compared with comprehensive medical management (CMM)
    T J Smith
    Massey Cancer Center of Virginia Commonwealth University and other institutions, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Ann Oncol 16:825-33. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Future strategies needed for palliative care
    T J Smith
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Departments of Medicine and Health Administration, Medical College of Virginia Campus of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0230, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 10:254-61. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Ethics of rural health care
    L J Lyckholm
    Department of Medicine and the Division of Hematology/Oncology, Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA 23298-0037, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 40:131-8. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Why academic divisions of hematology/oncology are in trouble and some suggestions for resolution
    T J Smith
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia Campus of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0230, USA
    J Clin Oncol 19:260-4. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Accelerated superfractionated radiotherapy for inflammatory breast carcinoma: complete response predicts outcome and allows for breast conservation
    D W Arthur
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical College of Virginia Hospitals of Virginia Commonwealth University VCU, Richmond 23298 0058, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 44:289-96. 1999

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic analysis of a randomized clinical trial to compare filgrastim-mobilized peripheral-blood progenitor-cell transplantation and autologous bone marrow transplantation in patients with Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    T J Smith
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Massey Cancer Center, Richmond 23298 0037, USA
    J Clin Oncol 15:5-10. 1997
    ..This study was undertaken to analyze the costs of the two strategies using prospectively collected data from a randomized clinical trial that compared filgrastim-mobilized PBPCT versus ABMT...
  2. ncbi request reprint Costs of care associated with non-small-cell lung cancer in a commercially insured cohort
    B E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia and Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298 0170, USA
    J Clin Oncol 16:1420-4. 1998
    ..To examine the cost of incident cases of non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in a commercially insured cohort...
  3. ncbi request reprint Principles of cost effectiveness analysis for the assessment of current and new therapies
    B E Hillner
    Massey Cancer Center, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298
    J Hematother 2:501-6. 1993
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Economic analysis of adjuvant interferon alfa-2b in high-risk melanoma based on projections from Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group 1684
    B E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine and the Massey Cancer Center, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298, USA
    J Clin Oncol 15:2351-8. 1997
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital and physician volume or specialization and outcomes in cancer treatment: importance in quality of cancer care
    B E Hillner
    Massey Cancer Center and Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0170, USA
    J Clin Oncol 18:2327-40. 2000
    ..To conduct a comprehensive review of the health services literature to search for evidence that hospital or physician volume or specialty affects the outcome of cancer care...
  6. ncbi request reprint An implantable drug delivery system (IDDS) for refractory cancer pain provides sustained pain control, less drug-related toxicity, and possibly better survival compared with comprehensive medical management (CMM)
    T J Smith
    Massey Cancer Center of Virginia Commonwealth University and other institutions, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Ann Oncol 16:825-33. 2005
    ..This 'as treated' analysis assessed if improvements in pain control, drug toxicity and survival were maintained over time...
  7. ncbi request reprint Future strategies needed for palliative care
    T J Smith
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Departments of Medicine and Health Administration, Medical College of Virginia Campus of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0230, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 10:254-61. 2000
    ..Cost constraints will lead to more gaps between the haves and have nots in the United States in the next 5 years...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ethics of rural health care
    L J Lyckholm
    Department of Medicine and the Division of Hematology/Oncology, Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA 23298-0037, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 40:131-8. 2001
    ..The academic center has provided expertise and continued education for staff, both individually and within groups, regarding ethical dilemmas...
  9. ncbi request reprint Why academic divisions of hematology/oncology are in trouble and some suggestions for resolution
    T J Smith
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia Campus of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0230, USA
    J Clin Oncol 19:260-4. 2001
    ..Academic divisions of hematology/oncology seem to have difficulty recruiting and retaining excellent productive clinicians. A major reason for this is that salaries do not compete with the private sector for similar work...
  10. ncbi request reprint Accelerated superfractionated radiotherapy for inflammatory breast carcinoma: complete response predicts outcome and allows for breast conservation
    D W Arthur
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical College of Virginia Hospitals of Virginia Commonwealth University VCU, Richmond 23298 0058, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 44:289-96. 1999
    ..The efficacy, failure patterns, and patient tolerance utilizing this approach were analyzed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pamidronate in prevention of bone complications in metastatic breast cancer: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    B E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University and the Massey Cancer Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 18:72-9. 2000
    ..We conducted a post-hoc evaluation of the cost-effectiveness of pamidronate using the results of two randomized trials that evaluated pamidronate 90 mg administered intravenously every month versus placebo...
  12. ncbi request reprint Measuring standards of care for early breast cancer in an insured population
    B E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond 23298, USA
    J Clin Oncol 15:1401-8. 1997
    ..To demonstrate the use of a combined data base to evaluate the care for local/regional invasive breast cancer in a large insured population of women aged less than 64 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous liver biopsy in adult haemophiliacs with hepatitis C virus: safety of outpatient procedure and impact of human immunodeficiency virus coinfection on the spectrum of liver disease
    R K Sterling
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Haemophilia 13:164-71. 2007
    ..These data support the hypothesis that HIV accelerates fibrosis progression in those coinfected with HCV and highlights the importance of liver histology in this population...
  14. ncbi request reprint A comparison of patterns of care of nonsmall cell lung carcinoma patients in a younger and Medigap commercially insured cohort
    B E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia and the Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Cancer 83:1930-7. 1998
    ..Commercial health care claims supplemented by clinical staging from cancer registries can address long term practice patterns in patients with cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tamoxifen should be cost-effective in reducing breast cancer risk in high-risk women
    T J Smith
    Department of Medicine, Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 18:284-6. 2000
    ..To estimate the cost-effectiveness of tamoxifen in the prevention of breast cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ensuring quality cancer care by the use of clinical practice guidelines and critical pathways
    T J Smith
    Massey Cancer Center, Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0230, USA
    J Clin Oncol 19:2886-97. 2001
    ..We describe the impact of clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) on improvement in oncology treatment processes or outcomes...
  17. doi request reprint Palliative care in BMT
    H M Chung
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology and Palliative Care, Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 43:265-73. 2009
    ..This paper reports on the lack of literature available on palliative care into the BMT and explores areas of future research in the integration of these two fields of medicine...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact on internal doses of photon SAFs derived with the GSF adult male voxel phantom
    T J Smith
    National Radiological Protection Board, Chilton, Didcot, Oxon, UK
    Health Phys 80:477-85. 2001
    ..Overall, it is found that some tissue doses calculated using the voxel phantoms can differ significantly from those of the MIRD-type phantom; however, the effective dose appears to be quite robust to changes in photon SAFs...
  19. pmc Driver exposure to combustion particles in the U.S. Trucking industry
    M E Davis
    School of Economics, University of Maine, Orono, Maine 04469, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 4:848-54. 2007
    ..The results are relevant not only to the occupational group of truck drivers being examined but also to the general population that live, commute, or work within proximity to diesel-fueled traffic or trucking terminals...
  20. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of cystatin C and commonly used creatinine-based methods for detecting moderate and mild chronic kidney disease in diabetes
    R J MacIsaac
    Endocrine Centre and Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne and Austin Health, Heidelberg West, Victoria, Australia
    Diabet Med 24:443-8. 2007
    ..The accuracy of measuring serum cystatin C levels for detecting various stages of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in diabetes is still unclear...
  21. ncbi request reprint Transcriptional regulation of the liver beta-galactoside alpha 2,6-sialyltransferase by glucocorticoids
    X C Wang
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263
    J Biol Chem 265:17849-53. 1990
    ..6-fold) but reproducible induction in response to dexamethasone. Implications of this observation to glucocorticoid regulation are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Human cytochrome P450 CYP2A13: predominant expression in the respiratory tract and its high efficiency metabolic activation of a tobacco-specific carcinogen, 4-(methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone
    T Su
    Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York 12201 0509, USA
    Cancer Res 60:5074-9. 2000
    ..Together, these findings suggest that CYP2A13 plays important roles in xenobiotic toxicity and tobacco-related tumorigenesis in the human respiratory tract...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dose coefficients for the embryo and fetus following intakes of radionuclides by the mother
    J W Stather
    National Radiological Protection Board, Chilton, Didcot, Oxon, OX11 0RQ, UK
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 105:257-64. 2003
    ..For a few radionuclides, however, the dose to the offspring can exceed that to the adult. The reasons for these variations in comparative doses are examined...
  24. pmc Human physiologic factors in respiratory uptake of 1,3-butadiene
    Y S Lin
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:921-6. 2001
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Prostaglandin endoperoxide H synthase expression in human thyroid epithelial cells
    A G Gianoukakis
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Albany Medical College and Samuel S. Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Albany, New York 12208, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 280:C701-8. 2001
    ..Our observations suggest that both cyclooxygenase isoforms may have functional roles in primary human thyroid epithelial cells, and PGHS-2 might predominate under basal and cytokine-activated culture conditions...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comparative effects of thyroxine and/or retinoic acid treatment in vivo on growth hormone synthesis and release by pituitaries from thyroidectomized rats
    A L Mulloy
    Section of Metabolic and Endocrine Disease, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta
    Horm Metab Res 24:466-70. 1992
    ..Thus T4 and RA did not share similar regulatory effects on GH synthesis and stored GH release but did have similar effects on the fractional release of newly synthesized GH in pituitaries from thyroidectomized male rats...