Robert J Canter

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Anti-proliferative but not anti-angiogenic tyrosine kinase inhibitors enrich for cancer stem cells in soft tissue sarcoma
    Robert J Canter
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis Medical Center, 4501 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    BMC Cancer 14:756. 2014
  2. pmc Phase I trial of neoadjuvant conformal radiotherapy plus sorafenib for patients with locally advanced soft tissue sarcoma of the extremity
    Robert J Canter
    Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 21:1616-23. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Extremity soft tissue tumor surgery by surgical specialty: a comparison of case volume among oncology and non-oncology-designated surgeons
    Robert J Canter
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Surg Oncol 108:142-7. 2013
  4. pmc Radiographic and histologic response to neoadjuvant radiotherapy in patients with soft tissue sarcoma
    Robert J Canter
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2578-84. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Interaction of histologic subtype and histologic grade in predicting survival for soft-tissue sarcomas
    Robert J Canter
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:191-198.e2. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Urban and non-urban disparities in the use of post-mastectomy radiation for breast cancer
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Med Oncol 29:1523-8. 2012
  7. pmc Utilization of sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ undergoing mastectomy
    Dhruvil R Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:24-30. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Do radiation use disparities influence survival in patients with advanced breast cancer?
    Steve R Martinez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Cancer 118:196-204. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Histologic type predicts survival in patients with retroperitoneal soft tissue sarcoma
    Warren Tseng
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, Califronia, USA
    J Surg Res 172:123-30. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Predicting survival for well-differentiated liposarcoma: the importance of tumor location
    Caitlin A Smith
    Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Surg Res 175:12-7. 2012

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Publications57

  1. pmc Anti-proliferative but not anti-angiogenic tyrosine kinase inhibitors enrich for cancer stem cells in soft tissue sarcoma
    Robert J Canter
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis Medical Center, 4501 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    BMC Cancer 14:756. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that TKIs would have differential effects on CSC populations depending on their mechanism of action (anti-proliferative vs. anti-angiogenic)...
  2. pmc Phase I trial of neoadjuvant conformal radiotherapy plus sorafenib for patients with locally advanced soft tissue sarcoma of the extremity
    Robert J Canter
    Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 21:1616-23. 2014
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  3. doi request reprint Extremity soft tissue tumor surgery by surgical specialty: a comparison of case volume among oncology and non-oncology-designated surgeons
    Robert J Canter
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Surg Oncol 108:142-7. 2013
    ..We sought to characterize the extent of extremity soft tissue tumor (ESTT) resections among surgical specialties, hypothesizing that substantial variation exists in the number of ESTT resections performed by specialty...
  4. pmc Radiographic and histologic response to neoadjuvant radiotherapy in patients with soft tissue sarcoma
    Robert J Canter
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2578-84. 2010
    ..Limited data exist regarding the radiographic and histologic response of soft tissue sarcoma (STS) to neoadjuvant radiotherapy (RT)...
  5. doi request reprint Interaction of histologic subtype and histologic grade in predicting survival for soft-tissue sarcomas
    Robert J Canter
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:191-198.e2. 2010
    ..Histologic grade is considered the paramount prognostic factor in predicting survival for soft-tissue sarcomas (STS). Increasing data suggest that histologic type substantially impacts STS behavior...
  6. doi request reprint Urban and non-urban disparities in the use of post-mastectomy radiation for breast cancer
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Med Oncol 29:1523-8. 2012
    ..Non-urban residents with LABC are less likely to receive indicated PMRT. This discrepancy may be due to limited RT access in non-urban areas. The lack of poorer OS and DSS due to this disparity requires further study...
  7. pmc Utilization of sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ undergoing mastectomy
    Dhruvil R Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:24-30. 2013
    ..Our objective was to identify factors influencing the utilization of SLNB in this population...
  8. doi request reprint Do radiation use disparities influence survival in patients with advanced breast cancer?
    Steve R Martinez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Cancer 118:196-204. 2012
    ..They hypothesized that disparities in the use of RT were associated with survival differences favoring white patients...
  9. doi request reprint Histologic type predicts survival in patients with retroperitoneal soft tissue sarcoma
    Warren Tseng
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, Califronia, USA
    J Surg Res 172:123-30. 2012
    ..We sought to examine the importance of histologic type as a prognostic factor among patients with RPSTS...
  10. doi request reprint Predicting survival for well-differentiated liposarcoma: the importance of tumor location
    Caitlin A Smith
    Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Surg Res 175:12-7. 2012
    ..Although well-differentiated liposarcoma (WD Lipo) is a low grade neoplasm with a negligible risk of metastatic disease, it can be locally aggressive. We hypothesized that survival for WD Lipo varies significantly based on tumor location...
  11. doi request reprint Nomograms to predict risk of in-hospital and post-discharge venous thromboembolism after abdominal and thoracic surgery: an American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis
    Dhruvil R Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Surg Res 183:462-71. 2013
    ..We sought to characterize the predictors of VTE and VTEDC to develop nomograms to estimate individual risk of VTE and VTEDC...
  12. doi request reprint Rural-urban disparities in use of post-lumpectomy radiation
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Med Oncol 29:3250-7. 2012
    ..52; P < 0.001) areas had a decreased likelihood of undergoing RT relative to patients from urban areas. Patients from near-metro and rural areas are less likely to receive RT following lumpectomy for BCa than their urban counterparts...
  13. doi request reprint Influence of physician specialty on treatment recommendations in the multidisciplinary management of soft tissue sarcoma of the extremities
    Nabil Wasif
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, USA
    JAMA Surg 148:632-9. 2013
    ..Although prospective randomized data are available to guide the multidisciplinary management of soft tissue sarcoma (STS) of the extremities, controversy exists regarding adjuvant chemotherapy and radiation therapy...
  14. pmc Why do patients with low-grade soft tissue sarcoma die?
    Robert J Canter
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:3550-60. 2008
    ..The patterns of failure and mechanisms of sarcoma-specific death are poorly characterized among the minority of patients with low-grade soft tissue sarcoma (STS) who succumb to disease...
  15. pmc Disparities in the use of radiation therapy in patients with local-regionally advanced breast cancer
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:787-92. 2010
    ..Radiation therapy (RT) is indicated for the treatment of local-regionally advanced breast cancer (BCa)...
  16. doi request reprint Contiguous organ resection is safe in patients with retroperitoneal sarcoma: An ACS-NSQIP analysis
    Warren H Tseng
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Surg Oncol 103:390-4. 2011
    ..We examined rates of 30-day morbidity and mortality following resection of RPS utilizing data from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP) database...
  17. doi request reprint Influence of specialty and clinical experience on treatment sequencing in the multimodal management of soft tissue extremity sarcoma
    Nabil Wasif
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:504-10. 2012
    ..Our goal was to identify factors responsible for this variation...
  18. pmc Survival in 12,653 breast cancer patients with extensive axillary lymph node metastasis in the anthracycline era
    Shannon H Beal
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Med Oncol 27:1420-4. 2010
    ..90, 95% Confidence Interval [CI] 0.84-0.96) and DSS (HR 0.84, CI 0.79-0.91). Both OS and DSS are poor in patients with extensive ALN metastases. Patients with advanced breast cancer treated in the post-AE demonstrated superior OS and DSS...
  19. pmc Medullary carcinoma of the breast: a population-based perspective
    Steve R Martinez
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Davis, CA, USA
    Med Oncol 28:738-44. 2011
    ..The improved OS seen with increasing LNY in node-negative patients suggests MCB may be currently understaged...
  20. pmc Negligible effect of perioperative epidural analgesia among patients undergoing elective gastric and pancreatic resections
    Dhruvil R Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Cancer Center, 4501 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:660-7. 2013
    ..We sought to examine the effect of perioperative epidural analgesia vs. intravenous narcotic analgesia on perioperative outcomes including pain control, morbidity, and mortality in patients undergoing gastric and pancreatic resections...
  21. pmc Complete pathologic response to neoadjuvant radiotherapy is predictive of oncological outcome in patients with soft tissue sarcoma
    Dhruvil Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Anticancer Res 32:3911-5. 2012
    ..We sought to determine if complete pathological necrosis (pathCR) predicts favorable oncological outcome in soft tissue sarcoma (STS) patients receiving pre-operative radiation monotherapy (RT)...
  22. doi request reprint Lack of survival benefit following adjuvant radiation in patients with retroperitoneal sarcoma: a SEER analysis
    Warren H Tseng
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Surg Res 168:e173-80. 2011
    ..The benefit of radiation therapy (RT) among patients with retroperitoneal sarcoma (RPS) is controversial. We performed a retrospective analysis of the effect of RT on survival among RPS patients using a nationwide cancer registry...
  23. doi request reprint Comparative morbidity and mortality from cervical or thoracic esophageal anastomoses
    Dhruvil R Shah
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Davis School of Medicine, University of California, Sacramento, California
    J Surg Oncol 108:472-6. 2013
    ..In the modern era of esophagectomy, we hypothesized that perioperative morbidity and mortality from cervical or thoracic sites of anastomoses would not be different...
  24. pmc Utilization of lymph node assessment in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ treated with lumpectomy
    Dhruvil R Shah
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Surg Res 177:e21-6. 2012
    ..Lymph node assessment (LNA), including sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB), is controversial in patients undergoing lumpectomy for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). Our goal was to identify factors influencing LNA in these patients...
  25. doi request reprint Nomogram to predict risk of 30-day morbidity and mortality for patients with disseminated malignancy undergoing surgical intervention
    Warren H Tseng
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Surg 254:333-8. 2011
    ..To estimate individual risk of 30-day surgical morbidity and mortality after surgical intervention for patients with disseminated malignancy (DMa)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Older Age Modifies Oncologic Outcome Following Radiotherapy in Soft-tissue Sarcoma: A Subtype-specific SEER Analysis
    Noah K Yuen
    Department of Surgery, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, U S A
    Anticancer Res 36:1745-50. 2016
    ..Given the immune-mediated mechanisms of radiotherapy (RT), we hypothesized that age would affect response to RT in patients with soft-tissue sarcoma (STS) undergoing surgery...
  27. doi request reprint Lung resection is safe and feasible among stage IV cancer patients: An American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis
    Sarah B Bateni
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
    Surgery . 2016
    ..We sought to evaluate rates of acute morbidity and mortality after lung resection in patients with disseminated malignancy with primary lung cancer and non-lung cancer pulmonary metastatic disease...
  28. pmc NK Cells Preferentially Target Tumor Cells with a Cancer Stem Cell Phenotype
    Erik Ames
    Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817
    J Immunol 195:4010-9. 2015
    ....
  29. pmc Perioperative radiotherapy is associated with improved survival among patients with synovial sarcoma: A SEER analysis
    Khatija W Naing
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Davis Medical Center, University of California, Sacramento, California
    J Surg Oncol 111:158-64. 2015
    ..We excluded patients diagnosed before 1990, <18 years, or lacking pathologic confirmation. Using Kaplan-Meier and Cox proportional hazards analyses, we determined predictors of overall (OS) and disease-specific survival (DSS)...
  30. pmc Relative value units poorly correlate with measures of surgical effort and complexity
    Dhruvil R Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California
    J Surg Res 190:465-70. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that RVUs would poorly correlate with quantifiable metrics of surgeon effort...
  31. pmc Semi-automated volumetric quantification of tumor necrosis in soft tissue sarcoma using contrast-enhanced MRI
    Wayne L Monsky
    University of California Davis Medical Center, Department of Radiology, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Anticancer Res 32:4951-61. 2012
    ..A novel semi-automated technique for volumetric measurement of tumor necrosis, using enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (CE-MRI), is described...
  32. doi request reprint Surgical resident involvement is safe for common elective general surgery procedures
    Warren H Tseng
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:19-26; discussion 26-8. 2011
    ..Examining 7 common general surgery procedures, we evaluated the effect of SRI on perioperative morbidity and mortality and operative time (OpT)...
  33. pmc Older age impacts radiotherapy-related outcomes in soft tissue sarcoma
    Noah K Yuen
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California
    J Surg Res 199:494-504. 2015
    ..We hypothesized that the effects of RT would be influenced by age, contributing to differences in treatment outcome...
  34. pmc Text messaging among residents and faculty in a university general surgery residency program: prevalence, purpose, and patient care
    Dhruvil R Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California
    J Surg Educ 70:826-34. 2013
    ..There is little information about the use of text messaging (texting) devices among resident and faculty physicians for patient-related care (PRC)...
  35. pmc A synovial sarcoma-specific preoperative nomogram supports a survival benefit to ifosfamide-based chemotherapy and improves risk stratification for patients
    Robert J Canter
    Sarcoma Disease Management Program, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 14:8191-7. 2008
    ..To identify prognostic factors related to outcome in 255 patients with synovial sarcoma and to construct a preoperative nomogram to predict the risk of disease-specific death...
  36. doi request reprint P16 expression predicts necrotic response among patients with osteosarcoma receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Dariusz Borys
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Hum Pathol 43:1948-54. 2012
    ..5; 95% confidence interval, 2.64-708.9; P=.008). In summary, immunohistochemical expression of P16 significantly correlates with chemotherapy response in osteosarcoma. P16 expression may be a useful biomarker to guide treatment selection...
  37. pmc Increased Rates of Prolonged Length of Stay, Readmissions, and Discharge to Care Facilities among Postoperative Patients with Disseminated Malignancy: Implications for Clinical Practice
    Sarah B Bateni
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0165315. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate postoperative outcomes impacting quality of care among DMa patients, specifically prolonged length of hospital stay, readmission, and disposition...
  38. pmc Predictors of residual disease after unplanned excision of soft tissue sarcomas
    Alicia A Gingrich
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California
    J Surg Res 208:26-32. 2017
    ..Since not all patients harbor residual disease at the time of reexcision, we sought to determine predictors of residual STS following unplanned excision...
  39. pmc Hospital readmissions: necessary evil or preventable target for quality improvement
    Erin G Brown
    Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA and Division of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA
    Ann Surg 260:583-9; discussion 589-91. 2014
    ..To evaluate readmission rates and associated factors to identify potentially preventable readmissions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Perioperative chemotherapy in patients undergoing pulmonary resection for metastatic soft-tissue sarcoma of the extremity : a retrospective analysis
    Robert J Canter
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Cancer 110:2050-60. 2007
    ..To the authors' knowledge, few studies to date have examined the effect of chemotherapy in patients undergoing pulmonary resection for metastatic STS of the extremity...
  41. pmc Sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with thick primary cutaneous melanoma: patterns of use and underuse utilizing a population-based model
    Steve R Martinez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California at Davis, Saeramento, CA 95817, USA UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, 4501 X Street, Suite 3010, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    ISRN Dermatol 2013:315609. 2013
    ..21, CI 0.07-0.62; P = 0.005). Conclusions. In particular, elderly patients are less likely to receive SLNB. Further research is needed to assess whether use of SLNB in this population is detrimental or beneficial...
  42. doi request reprint Perioperative outcomes for open distal pancreatectomy: current benchmarks for comparison
    Warren Hwalung Tseng
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:2053-8. 2011
    ..To provide contemporary, national benchmarks of ODP outcomes, we examined the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP) database...
  43. pmc Sacramento area breast cancer epidemiology study: use of postmastectomy breast reconstruction along the rural-to-urban continuum
    Warren H Tseng
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 126:1815-24. 2010
    ..The authors hypothesized that breast cancer patients in urban counties would have higher rates of postmastectomy breast reconstruction relative to patients in surrounding near-metro and rural counties...
  44. doi request reprint Rare tumors through the looking glass: an examination of malignant cutaneous adnexal tumors
    Steve R Martinez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, UC Davis Cancer Center, 4501 X St, Ste 3010, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Dermatol 147:1058-62. 2011
    ..To identify prognostic factors related to malignant cutaneous adnexal tumors...
  45. doi request reprint Surgical Management of Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Is Decreasing But Is Associated With Improved Survival
    Elizabeth A David
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Thoracic Surgery, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 102:1101-9. 2016
    ..Our objective was to evaluate current trends and oncologic outcomes for advanced stage NSCLC. We hypothesized that surgery is associated with increased survival and may be an underutilized treatment modality...
  46. pmc Canine cancer immunotherapy studies: linking mouse and human
    Jiwon S Park
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817 USA
    J Immunother Cancer 4:97. 2016
    ....
  47. pmc Blocking Indolamine-2,3-Dioxygenase Rebound Immune Suppression Boosts Antitumor Effects of Radio-Immunotherapy in Murine Models and Spontaneous Canine Malignancies
    Arta M Monjazeb
    Department of Radiation Oncology, UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, California
    Clin Cancer Res 22:4328-40. 2016
    ..We further hypothesized that the immunosuppressive enzyme indolamine-2,3-dioxygenase (IDO) is a mechanism of rebound immune suppression and that IDO blockade would improve immunotherapy efficacy...
  48. pmc Immune targeting of cancer stem cells in gastrointestinal oncology
    Robert J Canter
    1 Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, 2 Laboratory of Cancer Immunology, Department of Dermatology, 3 Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Gastrointest Oncol 7:S1-S10. 2016
    ..These efforts are adding to the significant optimism about the potential utility of immunotherapy to overcome cancer resistance mechanisms and cure greater numbers of patients with advanced malignancy. ..
  49. doi request reprint Conservative management of desmoid tumors is safe and effective
    Jiwon Sarah Park
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California
    J Surg Res 205:115-20. 2016
    ..Given increasing reports of active surveillance in this disease, we sought to evaluate our experience with conservative management hypothesizing this would be an effective strategy...
  50. pmc Current perioperative outcomes for patients with disseminated cancer
    Sarah B Bateni
    Divison of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California
    J Surg Res 197:118-25. 2015
    ..Therefore, we sought to characterize temporal trends in M&M among DMa patients, hypothesizing that surgical intervention would remain prevalent...
  51. doi request reprint Preoperative CA 19-9 kinetics as a prognostic variable in radiographically resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Erin G Brown
    Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, California, 95817
    J Surg Oncol 111:293-8. 2015
    ..We hypothesize that preoperative CA 19-9 kinetics predict rate of resectability as well as survival...
  52. pmc Delayed phlegmon with gallstone fragments masquerading as soft tissue sarcoma
    Laura F Goodman
    Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Surg Case Rep 2016:. 2016
    ..The patient recovered completely without an extensive resectional procedure, emphasizing the importance of multidisciplinary sarcoma care to optimize outcomes for potential sarcoma patients. ..
  53. doi request reprint Increasing Rates of No Treatment in Advanced-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients: A Propensity-Matched Analysis
    Elizabeth A David
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery and Outcomes Research Group, Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California Heart Lung Vascular Center, David Grant Medical Center, Travis Air Force Base, California Electronic address
    J Thorac Oncol . 2017
    ..We evaluated treatment trends and their association with oncologic outcomes for NSCLC, hypothesizing that there are a substantial number of untreated patients who are similar to patients who undergo treatment...
  54. doi request reprint Sarcopenia: Current Concepts and Imaging Implications
    Robert D Boutin
    1 Department of Radiology, University of California Davis Health System, 4860 Y St, Ste 3100, Sacramento, CA 95817
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 205:W255-66. 2015
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the nomenclature, clinical impact, and diagnostic techniques characterizing sarcopenia...
  55. doi request reprint Outcomes of pancreaticoduodenectomy: where should we focus our efforts on improving outcomes?
    Erin G Brown
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento
    JAMA Surg 149:694-9. 2014
    ..Research demonstrating the most efficient means to target costs may have a positive effect on patient quality of life and the overburdened health care system...
  56. doi request reprint Comparative analysis of outcome in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma exceeding the milan criteria treated with liver transplantation versus partial hepatectomy
    Robert J Canter
    Hepatobiliary Surgery, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 34:466-71. 2011
    ..We performed a matched analysis comparing patients treated with TXP to patients treated with partial hepatectomy (PHX) for HCC exceeding the Milan criteria...
  57. doi request reprint Negligible effect of selective preoperative biliary drainage on perioperative resuscitation, morbidity, and mortality in patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Jodi M Coates
    Division of Surgical Oncology, UC Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Surg 144:841-7. 2009
    ..Biliary drainage prior to pancreaticoduodenectomy remains controversial. Proponents argue that it facilitates referral to high-volume tertiary centers, while detractors maintain that it increases surgical morbidity and mortality...