John P Stein

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Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improving outcomes with radical cystectomy for high-grade invasive bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, MS 74, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 1441 Eastlake Ave, Suite 7416, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    World J Urol 24:509-16. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Urethral recurrence in a woman after continent orthotopic urinary diversion for bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Urology 71:755.e1-2. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Radical cystectomy for invasive bladder cancer: long-term results of a standard procedure
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90098, USA
    World J Urol 24:296-304. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Prostate-sparing cystectomy: a review of the oncologic and functional outcomes. Contraindicated in patients with bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Urol Oncol 27:466-72. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Radical cystectomy with extended lymphadenectomy: evaluating separate package versus en bloc submission for node positive bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 177:876-81; discussion 881-2. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The management of urethral transitional cell carcinoma after radical cystectomy for invasive bladder cancer
    Peter E Clark
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Norris Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 172:1342-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Radical cystectomy in the elderly: Comparison of survival between younger and older patients
    Peter E Clark
    Department of Urology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer 103:546-52. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Long-term oncological outcomes in women undergoing radical cystectomy and orthotopic diversion for bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 181:2052-8; discussion 2058-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Urethral tumor recurrence following cystectomy and urinary diversion: clinical and pathological characteristics in 768 male patients
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and the Kenneth Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 173:1163-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of seminal vesicle involvement by transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
    Siamak Daneshmand
    Department of Urology, Kenneth Norris Jr Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 172:81-4. 2004

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Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint Improving outcomes with radical cystectomy for high-grade invasive bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, MS 74, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 1441 Eastlake Ave, Suite 7416, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    World J Urol 24:509-16. 2006
    ..As treating physicians and surgeons we must be aware of these components to ensure the best outcomes for our patients...
  2. doi request reprint Urethral recurrence in a woman after continent orthotopic urinary diversion for bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Urology 71:755.e1-2. 2008
    ..This report emphasizes the need for long-term follow-up in patients after radical cystectomy and the need for guidelines for appropriate selection of female patients for continent orthotopic urinary diversion...
  3. ncbi request reprint Radical cystectomy for invasive bladder cancer: long-term results of a standard procedure
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90098, USA
    World J Urol 24:296-304. 2006
    ..The rationale and clinical results of large, contemporary cystectomy series are presented, which provide a benchmark of outcomes with this form of surgical treatment...
  4. doi request reprint Prostate-sparing cystectomy: a review of the oncologic and functional outcomes. Contraindicated in patients with bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Urol Oncol 27:466-72. 2009
    ..Prostate-sparing techniques have recently become an alternative surgical approach for the treatment of the disease. We review the literature regarding the oncologic and functional outcomes for prostate-sparing approaches...
  5. ncbi request reprint Radical cystectomy with extended lymphadenectomy: evaluating separate package versus en bloc submission for node positive bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 177:876-81; discussion 881-2. 2007
    ..We evaluated the clinical and pathological findings resulting from this modification...
  6. ncbi request reprint The management of urethral transitional cell carcinoma after radical cystectomy for invasive bladder cancer
    Peter E Clark
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Norris Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 172:1342-7. 2004
    ..However, reports of the clinical presentation, treatment and outcome in these patients are lacking. We report our experience with the diagnosis, management and outcome of urethral TCC after radical cystectomy for bladder cancer...
  7. ncbi request reprint Radical cystectomy in the elderly: Comparison of survival between younger and older patients
    Peter E Clark
    Department of Urology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer 103:546-52. 2005
    ..The authors reported their experience with radical cystectomy for transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the bladder. They compared pathologic features and survival rates between older and younger patients...
  8. doi request reprint Long-term oncological outcomes in women undergoing radical cystectomy and orthotopic diversion for bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 181:2052-8; discussion 2058-9. 2009
    ..We compared oncological outcomes in women undergoing radical cystectomy and orthotopic diversion for bladder transitional cell carcinoma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Urethral tumor recurrence following cystectomy and urinary diversion: clinical and pathological characteristics in 768 male patients
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and the Kenneth Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 173:1163-8. 2005
    ..We evaluated the incidence and risks of urethral recurrence following radical cystectomy and urinary diversion in men with transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of seminal vesicle involvement by transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
    Siamak Daneshmand
    Department of Urology, Kenneth Norris Jr Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 172:81-4. 2004
    ..In this analysis we evaluated the clinical outcomes and prognostic significance of seminal vesicle involvement with TCC of the bladder after radical cystectomy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of lymphovascular invasion of bladder cancer treated with radical cystectomy
    Marcus L Quek
    Departments of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 174:103-6. 2005
    ..We determined the prognostic significance of lymphovascular invasion (LVI) in patients treated for invasive transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder with radical cystectomy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Detection of occult lymph node metastases in locally advanced node-negative prostate cancer
    Vincenzo Pagliarulo
    Department of Pathology, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:2735-42. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence and clinical significance of occult metastases in the lymph nodes of patients with prostate cancer originally considered node negative by routine histologic evaluation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Superficial (pT2a) and deep (pT2b) muscle invasion in pathological staging of bladder cancer following radical cystectomy
    R James Yu
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    J Urol 176:493-8; discussion 498-9. 2006
    ..We compared and evaluated clinical outcomes in patients with pathological superficial (pT2a) and deep (pT2b) invasion of bladder muscle with transitional cell carcinoma following radical cystectomy and urinary diversion...
  14. ncbi request reprint Salvage radical prostatectomy: quality of life outcomes and long-term oncological control of radiorecurrent prostate cancer
    Kristin M Sanderson
    Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, University of Southern California Norris Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 176:2025-31; discussion 2031-2. 2006
    ..Using a standardized questionnaire we also evaluate outcome data regarding the long-term sexual and urinary effects of salvage radical prostatectomy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Radical cystectomy in the elderly: comparison of clincal outcomes between younger and older patients
    Peter E Clark
    Department of Urology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Cancer 104:36-43. 2005
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Long-term outcome in patients with a Gleason score ≤ 6 prostate cancer treated by radical prostatectomy
    Marc Birkhahn
    Department of Pathology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BJU Int 108:660-4. 2011
    ..To determine the actual recurrence risk of patients with a Gleason score (GS) ≤ 6 treated with radical retropubic prostatectomy (RRP) and bilateral lymphadenectomy in a cohort with long-term follow-up...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of patients with lymph node positive prostate cancer following radical prostatectomy: long-term results
    Siamak Daneshmand
    Department of Urology, Kenneth Norris Jr Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 172:2252-5. 2004
    ..We determined the prognostic factors that affect recurrence and survival in patients with lymph node positive prostate cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Natural history of surgically treated bladder carcinoma with extravesical tumor extension
    Marcus L Quek
    Department of Urology, Kenneth Norris Jr Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, MS 74, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7476, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cancer 98:955-61. 2003
    ..The authors evaluated the outcomes of patients with pT3a and pT3b disease after radical cystectomy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Microscopic and gross extravesical extension in pathological staging of bladder cancer
    Marcus L Quek
    Department of Urology, Kenneth Norris, Jr Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, 90089, USA
    J Urol 171:640-5. 2004
    ..We evaluated clinical outcomes in patients with pathological microscopic (pT3a) and gross (pT3b) extravesical tumor extension with transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the bladder following radical cystectomy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Radical cystectomy for primary neuroendocrine tumors of the bladder: the university of southern california experience
    Marcus L Quek
    Departments of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 174:93-6. 2005
    ..We reviewed our experience with treating these tumors with radical cystectomy to evaluate their histopathological characteristics and clinical outcomes...
  21. pmc Predictors of intravesical therapy for nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer: results from the surveillance, epidemiology and end results program 2003 patterns of care project
    George J Huang
    Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 180:520-4; discussion 524. 2008
    ..We examined patterns of intravesical therapy use in nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer in 2003 to determine whether disparities remained in the quality of cancer care...
  22. pmc Combination of molecular alterations and smoking intensity predicts bladder cancer outcome: a report from the Los Angeles Cancer Surveillance Program
    Anirban P Mitra
    Department of Pathology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer 119:756-65. 2013
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes and recurrence predictors of lymph node positive urothelial cancer after cystectomy
    Harman M Bruins
    Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 182:2182-7. 2009
    ..We examined outcomes in patients with low volume lymph node metastasis and identified variables associated with disease recurrence...
  24. ncbi request reprint A critical analysis of perioperative mortality from radical cystectomy
    Marcus L Quek
    Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 175:886-9; discussion 889-90. 2006
    ..We reviewed the perioperative deaths from a large group of patients treated with radical cystectomy for primary bladder cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint The importance of an extended lymphadenectomy in the management of high-grade invasive bladder cancer
    Marcus L Quek
    Department of Urology, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, MS 74, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7416, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 4:1007-16. 2004
    ..The historical development and contemporary rationale for an extended pelvic lymphadenectomy in patients undergoing radical cystectomy are reviewed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Pathological guidelines for orthotopic urinary diversion in women with bladder cancer: a review of the literature
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 178:756-60. 2007
    ..We reviewed the literature regarding the incidence of urethral involvement, the risk factors for urethral involvement and the incidence of urethral recurrence in women undergoing orthotopic urinary diversion for bladder cancer...
  27. ncbi request reprint The prognostic and staging value of lymph node dissection in the treatment of invasive bladder cancer
    Kristin M Sanderson
    Department of Urology, at the University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 3:485-94. 2006
    ..From the available evidence, the most reliable diagnostic and therapeutic approach to LND includes the routine extended LND in all patients undergoing cystectomy with curative intent...
  28. doi request reprint Invasive T1 bladder cancer: indications and rationale for radical cystectomy
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    BJU Int 102:270-5. 2008
    ..This review provides a rationale for a radical cystectomy in patients with high-risk, invasive T1 bladder cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy in bladder cancer: a review
    Maurizio Buscarini
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif 90089, USA
    Urol Int 79:191-9. 2007
    ..Radical cystectomy is the standard treatment for muscle invasive bladder cancer, however the role and appropriate extent of an associated lymphadenectomy continues to change...
  30. ncbi request reprint Postchemotherapy residual masses in advanced seminoma: current management and outcomes
    Marcus L Quek
    Department of Urology, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, IL 60153, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 5:869-74. 2005
    ..The incorporation of noninvasive imaging modalities, such as positron emission tomography, into the management algorithm may better delineate the presence of viable residual tumor and thus allow better risk stratification...
  31. ncbi request reprint Open radical cystectomy with lymphadenectomy remains the treatment of choice for invasive bladder cancer
    George J Huang
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90098, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 17:369-75. 2007
    ..There has been an increasing number of reports describing initial experiences with laparoscopic radical cystectomy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in the treatment of low-stage nonseminomatous germ cell tumors of the testicle: an update
    Gerald H Yoon
    USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9178, USA
    Urol Oncol 23:168-77. 2005
    ..Laparoscopic RPLND is a viable staging tool; however, oncologic control of the retroperitoneum has not been reliably determined...
  33. doi request reprint Adjuvant chemotherapy for locally advanced urothelial carcinoma: an overview of the USC experience
    Tanya B Dorff
    USC Keck School of Medicine, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, 90033, USA
    World J Urol 27:39-44. 2009
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint The orthotopic T pouch ileal neobladder: experience with 209 patients
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, 90089, USA
    J Urol 172:584-7. 2004
    ..We evaluate our intermediate clinical and functional experience with the orthotopic T pouch ileal neobladder...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pubovaginal slings for stress urinary incontinence following radical cystectomy and orthotopic neobladder reconstruction in women
    Marcus L Quek
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90089 9178, USA
    J Urol 172:219-21. 2004
    ..We evaluated the clinical efficacy of pubovaginal slings for new onset stress urinary incontinence following radical cystectomy and orthotopic lower urinary tract reconstruction in women...
  36. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for patients with pelvic lymph node metastases following radical cystectomy with en bloc pelvic lymphadenectomy: concept of lymph node density
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, MS 74, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7416, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    J Urol 170:35-41. 2003
    ..We evaluated the clinical outcomes and risk factors for progression in a large cohort of patients with lymph node metastases following en bloc radical cystectomy and bilateral pelvic lymphadenectomy...
  37. doi request reprint Risk factors and clinical outcomes of patients with node-positive muscle-invasive bladder cancer
    Harman Maxim Bruins
    Department of Urology, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7416, MS 74, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 8:1091-101. 2008
    ..The literature and data on the extent of lymphadenectomy will be reviewed as well as the current prognostic variables and the benefits of adjuvant chemotherapy...
  38. doi request reprint Surgical considerations for elderly urologic oncology patients
    Anne K Schuckman
    Department of Urology, Norris Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Urol Oncol 27:628-32. 2009
    ..Tools, such as the ASA score, Karnofsky index, and Charlson index may help guide patient selection and counseling...
  39. ncbi request reprint The role of lymphadenectomy in high-grade invasive bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, MS 74, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7416, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 32:187-97. 2005
    ..Adjuvant therapies and clinical trials should consider applying these concepts, because they may help reduce bias and incorporate the extent of the lymphadenectomy, which currently is not standardized...
  40. doi request reprint The impact of positive soft tissue surgical margins following radical cystectomy for high-grade, invasive bladder cancer
    Pantelis Hadjizacharia
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, MS 74, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7416, Los Angeles, CA, 90089, USA
    World J Urol 27:33-8. 2009
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Superficial bladder cancer: part 1. Update on etiology, classification and natural history
    David Y Josephson
    University of Southern California, Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles CA, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 6:1723-34. 2006
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Combined radical prostatectomy and bladder augmentation for concomitant prostate cancer and detrusor instability
    Marcus L Quek
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Urology 65:964-7. 2005
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Upper tract urothelial recurrence following radical cystectomy for transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: an analysis of 1,069 patients with 10-year followup
    Kristin M Sanderson
    Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, University of Southern California Norris Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Urol 177:2088-94. 2007
    ..We reviewed our population of patients who underwent radical cystectomy to identify prognostic factors and clinical outcomes associated with upper tract recurrence...
  44. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of CA 125 as a preoperative prognostic marker for transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
    Andy Chang
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 9178, USA
    J Urol 172:2182-6. 2004
    ..We evaluated the role of CA 125 as a prognostic marker in patients with transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the bladder undergoing uniform radical cystectomy with bilateral pelvic iliac lymphadenectomy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy for invasive bladder cancer. II. technical aspects and prognostic factors
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    BJU Int 97:232-7. 2006
  46. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy for invasive bladder cancer: I. historical perspective and contemporary rationale
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    BJU Int 97:227-31. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Combined effects of p53, p21, and pRb expression in the progression of bladder transitional cell carcinoma
    Sunanda J Chatterjee
    Department of Pathology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 1441 Eastlake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:1007-13. 2004
    ..To determine the combined effects of p53, p21, and pRb alterations in predicting the progression of bladder transitional cell carcinoma...
  48. ncbi request reprint EphB4 expression and biological significance in prostate cancer
    Guangbin Xia
    Department of Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Cancer Res 65:4623-32. 2005
    ..These data show a role for EphB4 in prostate cancer and provide a rationale to study EphB4 for diagnostic, prognostic, and therapeutic applications...
  49. ncbi request reprint Continent right colon reservoir using a cutaneous appendicostomy
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Urology 63:577-80; discussion 580-1. 2004
    ..We report our surgical technique of a continent cutaneous right colon reservoir using a catheterizable submucosally embedded appendicostomy...
  50. ncbi request reprint Cystoprostatectomy and orthotopic ileal neobladder reconstruction for management of bacille Calmette Guérin-induced bladder contractures
    Alan M Nieder
    Department of Urology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Urology 65:909-12. 2005
    ..These adverse effects are most commonly limited to irritative voiding symptoms, hematuria, and fever; however, severe adverse effects may occur...
  51. ncbi request reprint Surgical Atlas: The orthotopic T-pouch ileal neobladder
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    BJU Int 98:469-82. 2006
  52. ncbi request reprint The evolving role of pelvic lymphadenectomy in the treatment of bladder cancer
    Kristin M Sanderson
    Department of Urology, USC Norris Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Urol Oncol 22:205-11; discussion 212-3. 2004
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Comparison of extraperitoneal and intraperitoneal augmentation enterocystoplasty for neurogenic bladder in spinal cord injury patients
    Polina Reyblat
    Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    World J Urol 27:63-8. 2009
    ..We compared operative and postoperative parameters and clinical outcomes of this technique with the standard intraperitoneal technique...
  54. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in the treatment of low-stage nonseminomatous germ cell tumors of the testicle
    Gerald H Yoon
    USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7416, Mail Stop74, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9178, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 5:75-85. 2005
    ..Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection is a viable staging tool, however, oncologic control of the retroperitoneum has not been reliably determined...
  55. ncbi request reprint Surgical benchmarks for the treatment of invasive bladder cancer
    Eila C Skinner
    Department of Urology, Keck University of Southern California School of Medicine and the Kenneth Norris Jr Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Urol Oncol 25:66-71. 2007
    ..In this review, the authors evaluate the evidence supporting each of these statements and suggest potential areas of standardization of surgical technique that could translate into improved patient outcomes...
  56. ncbi request reprint Superficial bladder cancer: part 2. Management
    David Josephson
    University of Southern California, Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9178, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 7:567-81. 2007
    ..We also offer a review of the literature regarding therapies for bacillus Calmette-Guerin-refractory nonmuscle-invasive transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder and their current place in practice...
  57. ncbi request reprint Surgery and adjunctive chemotherapy for invasive bladder cancer
    Derek Raghavan
    Division of Medical Oncology, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Room 3446, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Surg Oncol 11:55-63. 2002
    ..This review analyzes the results of published data and constructs a practical paradigm for patient management...
  58. ncbi request reprint Urethral foreign body management: a case report
    Andy Y Chang
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:56-8. 2004
    ..The management of urethral foreign bodies may require the use of various surgical techniques in a urologist's armamentarium. We report a unique case of a urethral foreign body requiring percutaneous and endoscopic techniques for removal...
  59. doi request reprint Outcomes of patients with clinical CIS-only disease treated with radical cystectomy
    George Jiunruey Huang
    Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    World J Urol 27:21-5. 2009
    ..To report the long-term oncological efficacy of radical cystectomy for patients with presumed clinical CIS only disease, to characterize the likelihood of clinical understaging, and to characterize the pattern of recurrence...
  60. ncbi request reprint The role of lymphadenectomy in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 9:213-21. 2007
    ..Although the absolute limits of the LND remain to be determined, an evolving body of data supports a more extended LND at the time of cystectomy in appropriate surgical candidates...
  61. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy in bladder cancer: how high is "high enough"?
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Urol Oncol 24:349-55. 2006
    ..Although the application of a lymphadenectomy for bladder cancer is not significantly debated, the absolute extent or level of proximal dissection of the lymphadenectomy remains a controversial issue...
  62. ncbi request reprint The craft of urologic surgery: the T pouch
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, MS 74, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7416, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 30:647-61, xi. 2003
    ..Reconstructive surgeons interested in lower urinary tract reconstruction should understand this concept and technique to broaden their surgical armamentarium...
  63. ncbi request reprint Surgical atlas. Radical cystectomy
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, 90098, USA
    BJU Int 94:197-221. 2004
  64. ncbi request reprint Indications and technique of the orthotopic neobladder in women
    John P Stein
    University of Southern California, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, MS 74 Department of Urology, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7416, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 29:725-34, xi. 2002
    ..Good functional results have been seen with intermediate follow-up in these women. Proper patient selection and surgical technique are critical to optimize the outcome in this group of patients...
  65. ncbi request reprint Benign retroperitoneal schwannoma: a case series and review of the literature
    Siamak Daneshmand
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Urology 62:993-7. 2003
    ..To present our experience with four retroperitoneal schwannomas treated by surgical excision and review the current literature. Retroperitoneal schwannomas are rare, benign tumors and infrequently present to the urologist...
  66. ncbi request reprint Molecular prognostic factors in bladder cancer
    Maurizio Buscarini
    Department of Urology, Kenneth Norris Jr Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern Californua Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    BJU Int 95:739-42. 2005
  67. ncbi request reprint New molecular markers for bladder cancer detection
    Marcus L Quek
    Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 14:259-64. 2004
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Neobladder with prostatic capsule and seminal-sparing cystectomy for bladder cancer: a step in the wrong direction
    Richard E Hautmann
    Department of Urology, University of Ulm, Prittwitzstrasse 43, Ulm D 89075, Germany
    Urol Clin North Am 32:177-85. 2005
    ..This is at the cost of radicality, however, and results in a 10% to 15% higher oncologic failure rate. Consequently, sexuality-sparing cystectomy for bladder cancer is a step in the wrong direction and should be abandoned...
  69. ncbi request reprint The treatment of patients with bladder cancer: let's not forget the past!
    John P Stein
    J Urol 174:814-5. 2005
  70. ncbi request reprint Contemporary concepts of radical cystectomy and the treatment of bladder cancer
    John P Stein
    J Urol 169:116-7. 2003
  71. ncbi request reprint Indications for early cystectomy
    John P Stein
    Urology 62:591-5. 2003
  72. ncbi request reprint Hemi-T pouch modification for pediatric urinary diversion
    Eric A Kurzrock
    Department of Urology and Pediatrics, University of California Davis Children s Hospital and School of Medicine, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3500, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Urol 170:949-51. 2003
    ..After successful application of double-T pouch urinary diversion in adults we modified the technique for bladder augmentation and continent diversion...
  73. ncbi request reprint Simple technique to stabilize the costochondral junction using synthetic mesh after a thoracoabdominal incision
    John P Stein
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California, Kenneth Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Urology 59:768-70. 2002
    ..We describe a technique to assist in the stabilization of the costochondral junction using a small strut of synthetic mesh in patients undergoing a thoracoabdominal incision...
  74. ncbi request reprint Molecular pathways in bladder cancer
    Stephen G Williams
    Urol Res 32:373-85. 2004
    ..More importantly, this information may be employed in the future to dictate altogether new treatments for the prevention and/or stabilization of the early molecular events that lead to the development of bladder cancer...
  75. ncbi request reprint Urinary diversion
    Richard E Hautmann
    Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Urology 69:17-49. 2007
    ..4) Most reconstructive surgeons have abandoned the continent Kock ileal reservoir largely because of the significant complication rate associated with the intussuscepted nipple valve...