G Joel DeCastro

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Functional outcomes in African-Americans after robot-assisted radical prostatectomy
    G Joel DeCastro
    Department of Urology, New York Presybyterian Hospital, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Endourol 26:1013-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Pathologic T2 stage subgroups and recurrence-free survival after radical prostatectomy
    G Joel DeCastro
    Department of Urology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Urology 72:1214-8. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Epidemiology, clinical staging, and presentation of renal cell carcinoma
    G Joel DeCastro
    Department of Urology, Columbia University New York Presbyterian Hospital, Atchley Pavillion, 11th Floor, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 35:581-92; vi. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Routine transition zone biopsy during active surveillance for prostate cancer rarely provides unique evidence of disease progression
    Jamie L Richard
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, NewYork Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Urol 188:2177-80. 2012
  5. pmc Micropapillary Bladder Cancer: Insights from the National Cancer Database
    Wilson Sui
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Bladder Cancer 2:415-423. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Renal insufficiency is associated with an increased risk of papillary renal cell carcinoma histology
    Solomon L Woldu
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, Herbert Irving Pavilion 11th Floor 161 Ft Washington Ave, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 46:2127-32. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Role of immediate confirmatory prostate biopsy to ensure accurate eligibility for active surveillance
    Piruz Motamedinia
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Urology 80:1070-4. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The Timing of Radical Cystectomy for bacillus Calmette-Guérin Failure: Comparison of Outcomes and Risk Factors for Prognosis
    Christopher R Haas
    Herbert Irving Cancer Center and Department of Urology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York Electronic address
    J Urol 195:1704-9. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Mixed low- and high-grade non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: a histological subtype with favorable outcome
    Tina Schubert
    Department of Urology, Herbert Irving Cancer Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, Herbert Irving Pavilion 11th Floor, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    World J Urol 33:847-52. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Predicting Renal Parenchymal Loss after Nephron Sparing Surgery
    Alexa Meyer
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
    J Urol 194:658-63. 2015

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Functional outcomes in African-Americans after robot-assisted radical prostatectomy
    G Joel DeCastro
    Department of Urology, New York Presybyterian Hospital, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Endourol 26:1013-9. 2012
    ..We compared sexual and urinary outcomes in African-American (AA) patients 6 and 12 months after robot-assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP) with those of non-AA patients...
  2. doi request reprint Pathologic T2 stage subgroups and recurrence-free survival after radical prostatectomy
    G Joel DeCastro
    Department of Urology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Urology 72:1214-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether present subclassifications for pathologic T2 (pT2) prostate cancer are predictive for recurrence-free survival (RFS) after radical prostatectomy...
  3. doi request reprint Epidemiology, clinical staging, and presentation of renal cell carcinoma
    G Joel DeCastro
    Department of Urology, Columbia University New York Presbyterian Hospital, Atchley Pavillion, 11th Floor, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 35:581-92; vi. 2008
    ..Disease-specific mortality is actually rising, especially in African American patients. Effective interventions aimed at reducing obesity, hypertension, and smoking may help in reducing the incidence of RCC in the future...
  4. doi request reprint Routine transition zone biopsy during active surveillance for prostate cancer rarely provides unique evidence of disease progression
    Jamie L Richard
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, NewYork Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Urol 188:2177-80. 2012
    ..We evaluated the usefulness of transition zone biopsy in patients with prostate cancer enrolled in active surveillance...
  5. pmc Micropapillary Bladder Cancer: Insights from the National Cancer Database
    Wilson Sui
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Bladder Cancer 2:415-423. 2016
    ..This histology independently predicts decreased survival and prognosis is poor regardless of treatment modality. Further research should focus on developing better treatment options for this rare disease...
  6. doi request reprint Renal insufficiency is associated with an increased risk of papillary renal cell carcinoma histology
    Solomon L Woldu
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, Herbert Irving Pavilion 11th Floor 161 Ft Washington Ave, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 46:2127-32. 2014
    ..Our aim was to test whether renal insufficiency is associated with an increased preponderance of pRCC...
  7. doi request reprint Role of immediate confirmatory prostate biopsy to ensure accurate eligibility for active surveillance
    Piruz Motamedinia
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Urology 80:1070-4. 2012
    ..To assess the role of confirmatory prostate biopsy in the accurate risk assessment of patients with low risk prostate cancer eligible for active surveillance...
  8. doi request reprint The Timing of Radical Cystectomy for bacillus Calmette-Guérin Failure: Comparison of Outcomes and Risk Factors for Prognosis
    Christopher R Haas
    Herbert Irving Cancer Center and Department of Urology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York Electronic address
    J Urol 195:1704-9. 2016
    ..We also identified predictors of prognosis in the entire cohort...
  9. doi request reprint Mixed low- and high-grade non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: a histological subtype with favorable outcome
    Tina Schubert
    Department of Urology, Herbert Irving Cancer Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, Herbert Irving Pavilion 11th Floor, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    World J Urol 33:847-52. 2015
    ..To determine whether heterogeneity of tumor grade affects the response to Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) treatment for patients with non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC)...
  10. doi request reprint Predicting Renal Parenchymal Loss after Nephron Sparing Surgery
    Alexa Meyer
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
    J Urol 194:658-63. 2015
    ..We analyze the relationship among various patient, operative and tumor characteristics to determine which factors correlate with renal parenchymal volume loss after nephron sparing surgery using a novel 3-dimensional volume assessment...
  11. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of neoadjuvant chemotherapy before radical cystectomy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer
    Scott M Stevenson
    Department of Urology, Herbert Irving Cancer Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
    Urol Oncol 32:1172-7. 2014
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  12. doi request reprint Patterns of care for readmission after radical cystectomy in New York State and the effect of care fragmentation
    Jamie S Pak
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY Electronic address
    Urol Oncol 33:426.e13-9. 2015
    ..To determine if readmission after radical cystectomy (RC) to the original hospital of the procedure (OrH) vs. readmission to a different hospital (DiffH) has an effect on outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Phase II trial of intravesical nanoparticle albumin bound paclitaxel for the treatment of nonmuscle invasive urothelial carcinoma of the bladder after bacillus Calmette-Guérin treatment failure
    James M McKiernan
    Department of Urology, Herbert Irving Cancer Center, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York Electronic address
    J Urol 192:1633-8. 2014
    ..Results of the phase I intravesical trial of this compound demonstrated minimal toxicity during dose escalation. We now report the results of a phase II trial to assess efficacy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Contemporary treatment patterns and outcomes of sarcomatoid bladder cancer
    Wilson Sui
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, Herbert Irving Pavilion, 161 Fort Washington, 11th Floor, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    World J Urol . 2016
    ..To characterize the treatment patterns and survival outcomes of sarcomatoid bladder cancer, a rare urothelial variant histology using a large population level cancer database...
  15. doi request reprint Who really benefits from nephron-sparing surgery?
    Solomon L Woldu
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY Electronic address
    Urology 84:860-7. 2014
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  16. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in the treatment of muscle invasive bladder cancer with mixed histology
    James Lin
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Can J Urol 20:6690-5. 2013
    ..We examined the effects of neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NC) in the treatment of muscle invasive urothelial carcinoma of the bladder in those with mixed histology (MH) versus those with pure urothelial carcinoma (UC)...
  17. doi request reprint Renal Function Following Nephron Sparing Procedures: Simply a Matter of Volume?
    Michael J Biles
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, Herbert Irving Pavilion, 11th Floor, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 17:8. 2016
    ..Furthermore, novel surgical techniques, imaging modalities, and NSPs are discussed, evaluating their efficacy in maximizing functional nephron mass and improving long-term renal outcomes. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Large multilocular Müllerian duct cyst presenting as pelvic mass
    Scott M Gilbert
    Squier Urological Clinic, Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Urology 64:375. 2004