Alexander Stojadinovic

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Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quantification and phenotypic characterization of circulating tumor cells for monitoring response to a preventive HER2/neu vaccine-based immunotherapy for breast cancer: a pilot study
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:3359-68. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of electrical impedance scanning for identifying young women at risk for breast cancer
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 97:179-89. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Electrical impedance scanning of thyroid nodules before thyroid surgery: a prospective study
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, General Surgery Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, N W, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:152-60. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Electrical impedance scanning for the early detection of breast cancer in young women: preliminary results of a multicenter prospective clinical trial
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:2703-15. 2005
  5. pmc Prospective randomized study comparing sentinel lymph node evaluation with standard pathologic evaluation for the staging of colon carcinoma: results from the United States Military Cancer Institute Clinical Trials Group Study GI-01
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, and United States Military Cancer Institute, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue N W, Washington, D C 20307, USA
    Ann Surg 245:846-57. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with breast cancer screening and future screening participation
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Med Sci Monit 13:CR422-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint HYOU1/Orp150 expression in breast cancer
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Med Sci Monit 13:BR231-239. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrical impedance scanning as a new breast cancer risk stratification tool for young women
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Surg Oncol 97:112-20. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Prospective trial of voice outcomes after thyroidectomy: evaluation of patient-reported and clinician-determined voice assessments in identifying postthyroidectomy dysphonia
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, and the United States Military Cancer Institute, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Surgery 143:732-42. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of recurrence in patients with T2 and early T3, N0 adenocarcinoma of the rectum treated by surgery alone
    Aviram Nissan
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:4078-84. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Quantification and phenotypic characterization of circulating tumor cells for monitoring response to a preventive HER2/neu vaccine-based immunotherapy for breast cancer: a pilot study
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:3359-68. 2007
    ..Recent advances in the ability to quantify and phenotype circulating tumor cells (CTCs) in breast cancer patients may lead to a role for CTCs in monitoring response to vaccine-based immunotherapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of electrical impedance scanning for identifying young women at risk for breast cancer
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 97:179-89. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Electrical impedance scanning of thyroid nodules before thyroid surgery: a prospective study
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, General Surgery Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, N W, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:152-60. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of EIS in the detection of thyroid malignancies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Electrical impedance scanning for the early detection of breast cancer in young women: preliminary results of a multicenter prospective clinical trial
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:2703-15. 2005
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and patient satisfaction with electrical impedance scanning (EIS) for early detection of breast cancer in young women...
  5. pmc Prospective randomized study comparing sentinel lymph node evaluation with standard pathologic evaluation for the staging of colon carcinoma: results from the United States Military Cancer Institute Clinical Trials Group Study GI-01
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, and United States Military Cancer Institute, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue N W, Washington, D C 20307, USA
    Ann Surg 245:846-57. 2007
    ..The principal role of sentinel lymph node (SLN) sampling and ultrastaging in colon cancer is enhanced staging accuracy. The utility of this technique for patients with colon cancer remains controversial...
  6. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with breast cancer screening and future screening participation
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Med Sci Monit 13:CR422-9. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint HYOU1/Orp150 expression in breast cancer
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Med Sci Monit 13:BR231-239. 2007
    ..This study further evaluates HYOU1/Orp150 expression in different stages of breast cancer such as benign, pre-malignant and malignant lesions, and correlates it with clinical and pathological data...
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrical impedance scanning as a new breast cancer risk stratification tool for young women
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Surg Oncol 97:112-20. 2008
    ..The T-Scan(tm2000 (ED is designed to use EIS to identify women ages 30-39 with elevated risk of breast cancer (i.e., T-Scan+ women)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prospective trial of voice outcomes after thyroidectomy: evaluation of patient-reported and clinician-determined voice assessments in identifying postthyroidectomy dysphonia
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, and the United States Military Cancer Institute, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Surgery 143:732-42. 2008
    ..Reliable voice grading systems to identify postoperative voice dysfunction by surgeons are needed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of recurrence in patients with T2 and early T3, N0 adenocarcinoma of the rectum treated by surgery alone
    Aviram Nissan
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:4078-84. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to identify predictors of recurrence in this group of patients to enhance treatment selection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Parathyroid neoplasms: clinical, histopathological, and tissue microarray-based molecular analysis
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hum Pathol 34:54-64. 2003
    ..The molecular phenotype, p27(+)Bcl-2(+)Ki-67(-)mdm2(+), appears to be unique to nonmalignant parathyroid tumors, and multimarker phenotypes are more complex in carcinomas...
  12. doi request reprint Technical effects of adding 1 % lidocaine to technetium sulfur colloid for sentinel lymphatic mapping in early breast cancer: analysis of data from a double-blind randomized controlled trial
    Cletus A Arciero
    Department of Surgery, Dwight D Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Fort Gordon, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2548-55. 2013
    ..A previous randomized controlled trial showed that adding lidocaine to Tc-99m significantly reduced radioisotope injection-related pain. We tested whether 1 % lidocaine admixed with Tc-99m affects feasibility of SLN mapping...
  13. pmc The impact of age on quality measure adherence in colon cancer
    Scott R Steele
    Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:95-103; discussion 104-5. 2011
    ..It is unclear whether this measure is relevant to all ages. We hypothesized that total lymph node yield (LNY) is negatively correlated with increasing age and overall survival (OS)...
  14. doi request reprint Clinical decision support and individualized prediction of survival in colon cancer: bayesian belief network model
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:161-74. 2013
    ..Low- and high-risk cohorts were defined. The tenfold cross-validation assessed predictive utility of the machine-learned Bayesian belief network (ml-BBN) model for clinical decision support (CDS)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Analysis of naïve and memory CD4 and CD8 T cell populations in breast cancer patients receiving a HER2/neu peptide (E75) and GM-CSF vaccine
    Matthew T Hueman
    Clinical Breast Care Project, Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 56:135-46. 2007
    ..E75 vaccination causes activation of both memory and naïve CD4+ and CD8+ T cells, while recruiting additional naïve CD4+ and CD8+ T cells to the overall immune response...
  16. doi request reprint Functional voice outcomes after thyroidectomy: an assessment of the Dsyphonia Severity Index (DSI) after thyroidectomy
    Leonard R Henry
    Department of Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Surgery 147:861-70. 2010
    ..The Dysphonia Severity Index (DSI) is an objective multiparametric acoustic calculation of vocal function; however, its changes after thyroidectomy have not yet been described...
  17. pmc Prospective functional voice assessment in patients undergoing thyroid surgery
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Ann Surg 236:823-32. 2002
    ..To analyze voice function before and after thyroidectomy for patients with normal preoperative voice using a standardized multidimensional voice assessment protocol...
  18. ncbi request reprint Colorectal, prostate, and skin cancer screening among Hispanic and White non-Hispanic men, 2000-2005
    Jing Zhou
    US Military Cancer Institute, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:343-50. 2011
    ..Screen for Life and some intervention programs included educational materials in Spanish as well as English...
  19. doi request reprint Predictive model of outcome of targeted nodal assessment in colorectal cancer
    Aviram Nissan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann Surg 251:265-74. 2010
    ..Technical factors independently predictive of false negative (FN) sentinel lymph node (SLN) mapping should be identified to facilitate operative decision making...
  20. doi request reprint Lymph node ratio as a quality and prognostic indicator in stage III colon cancer
    Steven L Chen
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Ann Surg 253:82-7. 2011
    ..Similarly, the number of resected/evaluated nodes impacts staging accuracy. This ratio of metastatic to examined nodes or lymph node ratio (LNR) may have independent prognostic value in colon carcinoma...
  21. ncbi request reprint Adrenocortical adenoma and carcinoma: histopathological and molecular comparative analysis
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Mod Pathol 16:742-51. 2003
    ..Tumor morphology is a better predictor of metastatic risk in ACCa than current immunohistochemistry-detected cell cycle regulatory and proliferation-associated proteins...
  22. doi request reprint Time-dependent trends in lymph node yield and impact on adjuvant therapy decisions in colon cancer surgery: an international multi-institutional study
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4178-85. 2012
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Acoustic analyses of thyroidectomy-related changes in vowel phonation
    Nancy Pearl Solomon
    Audiology and Speech Center, Department of Surgery, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889, USA
    J Voice 26:711-20. 2012
    ..The purpose was to determine which time-based or spectral/cepstral-based measures of two vowels were able to detect voice changes over time in patients undergoing thyroidectomy...
  24. doi request reprint Trends in cancer screening among Hispanic and white non-Hispanic women, 2000-2005
    Jing Zhou
    United States Military Cancer Institute, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:2167-74. 2010
    ..Screen for Life and some of these other intervention programs have targeted Hispanic populations by providing educational materials in Spanish in addition to English...
  25. doi request reprint Racial disparities in voice outcomes after thyroid and parathyroid surgery
    Jason S Radowsky
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 2088, USA
    Surgery 153:103-10. 2013
    ..Therefore, our aim was to examine the potential disparity in voice outcomes between white and black patients after thyroid or parathyroid operations...
  26. doi request reprint Pain ratings by patients and their providers of radionucleotide injection for breast cancer lymphatic mapping
    Jason S Radowsky
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Pain Med 13:670-6. 2012
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint United States Military Cancer Institute Clinical Trials Group (USMCI GI-01) randomized controlled trial comparing targeted nodal assessment and ultrastaging with standard pathological evaluation for colon cancer
    Aviram Nissan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Surg 256:412-27. 2012
    ..Our objective was to test the hypothesis that TNA-us improves disease-free survival (DFS) in CC...
  28. ncbi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma-related oncogene is highly expressed in developing, normal, and adenomatous adrenal tissue but not in aggressive adrenocortical carcinomas
    Inderpal S Sarkaria
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surgery 136:1122-8. 2004
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Hürthle cell carcinoma: a 60-year experience
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:197-203. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to define the clinical behavior and prognostic indicators of outcome in Hürthle cell cancer (HCC)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Tissue microarray molecular profiling of early, node-negative adenocarcinoma of the rectum: a comprehensive analysis
    Axel Hoos
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 8:3841-9. 2002
    ..This study evaluates such molecular phenotypes with regard to cell cycle regulation and proliferation and determines their significance for patient outcome...
  31. doi request reprint The impact of HER2/neu expression level on response to the E75 vaccine: from U.S. Military Cancer Institute Clinical Trials Group Study I-01 and I-02
    Linda C Benavides
    Department of Surgery, General Surgery Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 15:2895-904. 2009
    ..We have conducted clinical trials with the HER2/neu E75 peptide vaccine in breast cancer patients with varying levels of HER2/neu expression. Vaccine response based on HER2/neu expression level was analyzed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Development of a Bayesian Belief Network Model for personalized prognostic risk assessment in colon carcinomatosis
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am Surg 77:221-30. 2011
    ..Further prospective studies to validate the BBN model-derived prognostic assessment tool are warranted...
  33. ncbi request reprint Colon sentinel lymph node mapping: practical surgical applications
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:297-313. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Combat Wound Initiative program
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Department of Surgery, 6900 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 175:18-24. 2010
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Recurrent differentiated thyroid carcinoma: biological implications of age, method of detection, and site and extent of recurrence
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:789-98. 2002
    ..We identified factors predictive of outcome for recurrent differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC)...
  36. doi request reprint The influence of a gene expression profile on breast cancer decisions
    Leonard R Henry
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Surg Oncol 99:319-23. 2009
    ..We investigated the impact of the RS on actual chemotherapy administration and the effect of the assay on a panel of breast oncology experts...
  37. pmc Development of a clinical decision model for thyroid nodules
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Surg 9:12. 2009
    ..Clinical models predictive of malignancy risk are needed to support treatment decisions in patients with thyroid nodules in order to reduce morbidity associated with unnecessary diagnostic surgery...
  38. doi request reprint Advanced regional anesthesia morbidity and mortality grading system: regional anesthesia outcomes reporting (ROAR)
    Chester C Buckenmaier
    Army Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management Initiative, Anesthesia and Operative Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Pain Med 10:1115-22. 2009
    ..The goal of the project was the creation of a system to standardize complication reporting in the regional anesthesia literature...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prognostic indicators of outcomes in patients with distant metastases from differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Margo Shoup
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:191-7. 2003
    ..This study aims to evaluate outcomes and to define independent variables that are associated with tumor-related mortality in patients with distant metastasis from thyroid carcinoma...
  40. ncbi request reprint The role of listener experience on Consensus Auditory-perceptual Evaluation of Voice (CAPE-V) ratings of postthyroidectomy voice
    Leah B Helou
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Speech Lang Pathol 19:248-58. 2010
    ..To determine whether experienced and inexperienced listeners rate postthyroidectomy voice samples similarly using the Consensus Auditory-Perceptual Evaluation of Voice (CAPE-V)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Primary adult soft tissue sarcoma: time-dependent influence of prognostic variables
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:4344-52. 2002
    ..To define prognostic factors for postrelapse survival and their time-dependent influence for adult soft tissue sarcoma (STS)...
  42. doi request reprint Aerodynamic evaluation of the postthyroidectomy voice
    Nancy Pearl Solomon
    Department of Surgery, Army Audiology and Speech Center, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia 20307, USA
    J Voice 26:454-61. 2012
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Clinical versus laboratory ratings of voice using the CAPE-V
    Nancy Pearl Solomon
    Army Audiology and Speech Center, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Voice 25:e7-14. 2011
    ..This study examined whether ratings made with the knowledge of a patient's identity and clinical status are consistent with those made under randomized and blinded laboratory conditions...
  44. doi request reprint Standard versus pH-adjusted and lidocaine supplemented radiocolloid for patients undergoing sentinel-lymph-node mapping and biopsy for early breast cancer (PASSION-P trial): a double-blind, randomised controlled trial
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Lancet Oncol 10:849-54. 2009
    ..In this randomised, double-blind trial, we compared degree of pain between standard radiocolloid injection and pH-adjusted and lidocaine-supplemented formulations for patients undergoing SLN mapping for breast cancer...
  45. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based approach to the surgical management of resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 196:954-64. 2003
    ..We conducted a comprehensive review of prospective randomized clinical trials and summarized the contemporary treatment of resectable pancreatic carcinoma...
  46. doi request reprint Modern management of complex open abdominal wounds of war: a 5-year experience
    Amy Vertrees
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:801-9. 2008
    ..Optimal management of the open abdomen remains controversial...
  47. ncbi request reprint The role of operations for distantly metastatic well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surgery 131:636-43. 2002
    ..The role of operations for distantly metastatic well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC) is poorly defined. We review the indications for operation for metastatic DTC...
  48. doi request reprint Incidence rates of exocrine and endocrine pancreatic cancers in the United States
    Jing Zhou
    United States Military Cancer Institute, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Building 1, Suite A 109, 6900 Georgia Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:853-61. 2010
    ..While better detection and classification of tumors through improved diagnostic procedures may be related to these changing trends, etiologic factors warrant study...
  49. doi request reprint Outcomes of primary repair and primary anastomosis in war-related colon injuries
    Amy Vertrees
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20902, USA
    J Trauma 66:1286-91; discussion 1291-3. 2009
    ..The role of primary repair (PR) of modern day war-related colon injuries remains controversial...
  50. doi request reprint Double-blinded, placebo-controlled, prospective randomized trial evaluating the efficacy of paravertebral block with and without continuous paravertebral block analgesia in outpatient breast cancer surgery
    Chester C Buckenmaier
    Defense and Veterans Pain Management Initiative, Anesthesia and Operative Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia 20307 5001, USA
    Pain Med 11:790-9. 2010
    ..Continuous paravertebral block (CPVB) anesthesia may extend postoperative analgesia at home and improve quality of early postoperative recovery of breast cancer patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint Adrenocortical carcinoma: clinical, morphologic, and molecular characterization
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:941-50. 2002
    ..To define multimolecular phenotypes of adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) and to correlate outcome with morphologic and molecular parameters...
  52. doi request reprint Circulating regulatory T cells (CD4+CD25+FOXP3+) decrease in breast cancer patients after vaccination with a modified MHC class II HER2/neu (AE37) peptide
    Jeremy D Gates
    Department of Surgery, General Surgery Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Ft Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Vaccine 28:7476-82. 2010
    ..IFN-γ ELISPOT and DTH increased after vaccination with a good correlation between T(Reg) cell reduction and size of DTH to AE37. The T(Reg) cell reduction and associated immune response suggest that AE37 may be clinically useful...
  53. ncbi request reprint Time-dependent Estimates of Recurrence and Survival in Colon Cancer: Clinical Decision Support System Tool Development for Adjuvant Therapy and Oncological Outcome Assessment
    Scott R Steele
    Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am Surg 80:441-53. 2014
    ..ml-BBN can readily predict which high-risk patients benefit from adjuvant therapy. CDSS tools yield individualized, clinically relevant estimates of outcomes to assist clinicians in treatment planning. ..
  54. doi request reprint The utility of serum thyroglobulin measurement at the time of remnant ablation for predicting disease-free status in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer: a meta-analysis involving 3947 patients
    Richard C Webb
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20889, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:2754-63. 2012
    ..Decisions regarding initial therapy and subsequent surveillance in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) depend upon an accurate assessment of the risk of persistent or recurrent disease...
  55. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer screening compliance among young women in a free access healthcare system
    Asna Amin
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    J Surg Oncol 97:20-4. 2008
    ..To examine mammographic screening compliance among young military healthcare beneficiaries and to examine factors related to one time and recent mammographic compliance...
  56. doi request reprint Development of a prognostic naive bayesian classifier for successful treatment of nonunions
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue, N W, Room 5C27A, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:187-94. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to train, test, and cross-validate a Bayesian classifier for predicting fracture-nonunion healing in a population treated with extracorporeal shock wave therapy...
  57. doi request reprint The functional impact on voice of sternothyroid muscle division during thyroidectomy
    Leonard R Henry
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bathesda, MD, 20889, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:2027-33. 2008
    ..Post-thyroidectomy voice dysfunction may occur in the absence of laryngeal nerve injury. Strap muscle division has been hypothesized as one potential contributor to dysphonia...
  58. doi request reprint Preoperative thyroid ultrasound in all patients undergoing parathyroidectomy?
    Jeremy D Gates
    Department of Surgery, General Surgery Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Ft Sam Houston, Texas, USA
    J Surg Res 155:254-60. 2009
    ....
  59. doi request reprint Perioperative blood transfusion in combat casualties: a pilot study
    James R Dunne
    Department of Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889, USA
    J Trauma 66:S150-6. 2009
    ..Therefore, we sought to determine the effect of blood transfusion on wound healing and inflammatory mediator release in combat casualties...
  60. doi request reprint Clinical decision support systems: potential with pitfalls
    John Eberhardt
    DecisionQ Corporation, Washington, DC, USA
    J Surg Oncol 105:502-10. 2012
    ..We review the common approaches to CDSS, their strengths and weaknesses and how they are evaluated and developed for clinical use...
  61. doi request reprint The majority of US combat casualty soft-tissue wounds are not infected or colonized upon arrival or during treatment at a continental US military medical facility
    Forest R Sheppard
    Department of Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Surg 200:489-95. 2010
    ..This study was designed to determine the microbial flora and bacterial quantification of present-day war wounds in US troops from Iraq and Afghanistan upon arrival at the National Naval Medical Center (NNMC)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Completely resected recurrent soft tissue sarcoma: primary anatomic site governs outcomes
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 194:436-47. 2002
    ..We define the natural history and influence of primary anatomic site for completely resected locally recurrent soft tissue sarcoma (STS) without distant metastasis...
  63. doi request reprint Topical advances in wound care
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 111:S70-80. 2008
    ..This article will summarize a systematic approach to wound bed preparation using the "TIME" principle, and will highlight important advances in topical wound care...
  64. pmc Analysis of the prognostic significance of microscopic margins in 2,084 localized primary adult soft tissue sarcomas
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 235:424-34. 2002
    ..To define the significance of positive microscopic resection margins in a large cohort treated for soft tissue sarcoma...
  65. doi request reprint Quality of reporting of regional anesthesia outcomes in the literature
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Army Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management Initiative, Anesthesia and Operative Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Pain Med 10:1123-31. 2009
    ..Consistent and reliable standards for reporting of regional anesthetic adverse events are lacking. The quality of reporting of regional anesthetic morbidity has not been assessed critically...
  66. doi request reprint Do obesity and weight loss affect vocal function?
    Nancy Pearl Solomon
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Semin Speech Lang 32:31-42. 2011
    ..Examination of individual data revealed a trend for PTP at 30% F0 to decrease as body mass index decreased. PTP may be informative for assessing vocal function in clients who present with obesity and voice symptoms...
  67. ncbi request reprint The use of rapid parathyroid hormone assay in predicting postoperative hypocalcemia after total or completion thyroidectomy
    Ian K McLeod
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Thyroid 16:259-65. 2006
    ..To evaluate the rapid parathyroid hormone assay (rPTH) as a perioperative tool in predicting postoperative symptomatic hypocalcemia following thyroidectomy...
  68. ncbi request reprint Levels of circulating regulatory CD4+CD25+ T cells are decreased in breast cancer patients after vaccination with a HER2/neu peptide (E75) and GM-CSF vaccine
    Matthew T Hueman
    Clinical Breast Care Project, Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 98:17-29. 2006
    ..We have investigated the impact of this vaccine on circulating levels of regulatory T cells (Treg) and the resulting effects on antitumor responses...
  69. doi request reprint KRAS status in patients with colorectal cancer peritoneal carcinomatosis and its impact on outcome
    Suzanne M Gillern
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, United States Military Cancer Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 33:456-60. 2010
    ..We studied the rates of KRAS mutated tumors in patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis from CRC and investigated the association of KRAS status with specific clinicopathologic factors...
  70. pmc Transforming an academic military treatment facility into a trauma center: lessons learned from Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Eric A Elster
    Department of Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Eplasty 9:e31. 2009
    ..To manage the influx of patients with predominately extremity injuries from Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), our center was required to transform from a nontrauma academic hospital to a trauma hospital by using a multidisciplinary approach...
  71. doi request reprint Negative-pressure wound therapy in the military: lessons learned
    Kara S Couch
    Complex Wound and Limb Salvage Center and the Combat Wound Initiative Program, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:117S-130S. 2011
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  72. pmc Rising thyroid cancer incidence in the United States by demographic and tumor characteristics, 1980-2005
    Lindsey Enewold
    United States Military Cancer Institute, Department of Pathology and Area Laboratory Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20306 6000, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:784-91. 2009
    ..Medical surveillance and more sensitive diagnostic procedures cannot completely explain the observed increases in papillary thyroid cancer rates. Thus, other possible explanations should be explored...
  73. doi request reprint Translational research in surgical disease
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Arch Surg 145:187-96. 2010
    ..To review cutting-edge, novel, implemented and potential translational research and to provide a glimpse into rich, innovative, and brilliant approaches to everyday surgical problems...
  74. ncbi request reprint Responding to challenges in modern combat casualty care: innovative use of advanced regional anesthesia
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Pain Med 7:330-8. 2006
    ..The war in Iraq has resulted in a high incidence of severe extremity injury requiring multiple surgical procedures and extensive rehabilitation. We describe the use of advanced regional anesthesia to meet this significant medical challenge...
  75. pmc Clinical significance of molecular expression profiles of Hürthle cell tumors of the thyroid gland analyzed via tissue microarrays
    Axel Hoos
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Pathol 160:175-83. 2002
    ..Molecular alterations in the p53 pathway play a role in Hürthle cell tumorigenesis, but other unidentified molecular changes seem to be required to induce the malignant phenotype...
  76. ncbi request reprint A phase II trial of preoperative combined-modality therapy for localized esophageal carcinoma: initial results
    Manjit S Bains
    Thoracic Services, Department of Surgery, The Gastrointestinal Oncology Service, The Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:270-7. 2002
    ..We sought to evaluate treatment response to a novel combined-modality treatment regimen for localized esophageal carcinoma...
  77. doi request reprint Angiogenic response to extracorporeal shock wave treatment in murine skin isografts
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Combat Wound Initiative Program, Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Angiogenesis 11:369-80. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that early pro-angiogenic and anti-inflammatory effects of ESWT promote tissue revascularization and wound healing by augmenting angiogenesis and dampening inflammation...
  78. doi request reprint Prospective trial evaluating electrical impedance scanning of thyroid nodules before thyroidectomy: final results
    Aviram Nissan
    Department of Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann Surg 247:843-53. 2008
    ..Electrical impedance scanning (EIS) identifies tissue impedance changes associated with malignancy. Methods to distinguish benign from malignant thyroid nodules, particularly in patients with indeterminate cytology are lacking...
  79. doi request reprint Optimal dose and schedule of an HER-2/neu (E75) peptide vaccine to prevent breast cancer recurrence: from US Military Cancer Institute Clinical Trials Group Study I-01 and I-02
    Jarrod P Holmes
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Cancer 113:1666-75. 2008
    ..The optimal biologic dose (OBD) was determined based on toxicity and immunologic response...
  80. ncbi request reprint Shock wave therapy for acute and chronic soft tissue wounds: a feasibility study
    Wolfgang Schaden
    AUVA Trauma Center Meidling, Vienna, Austria
    J Surg Res 143:1-12. 2007
    ..Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) may accelerate and improve wound repair. This study assesses the feasibility and safety of ESWT for acute and chronic soft-tissue wounds...
  81. pmc Value of frozen-section analysis of sentinel lymph nodes for primary cutaneous malignant melanoma
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Departments of Surgery and Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 235:92-8. 2002
    ..To analyze a large, single-institution experience with routine frozen section (FS) of the sentinel lymph node (SLN) in patients with primary cutaneous melanoma...
  82. doi request reprint Correlation of procalcitonin and cytokine expression with dehiscence of wartime extremity wounds
    Jonathan Agner Forsberg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:580-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the cytokine and chemokine profiles of severe extremity wounds prior to closure to determine if wound effluent markers can be used to predict healing...
  83. doi request reprint Expression of P53, P27 and KI-67 in colorectal cancer patients of various ethnic origins: clinical and tissue microarray based analysis
    Tzeela Cohen
    Department of Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Surg Oncol 97:416-22. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to determine survival according to the expression of molecular markers in colorectal cancer (CRC) patients of various ethnic origins...