David P Wood

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Risk perception and concern among brothers of men with prostate carcinoma
    Jennifer L Beebe-Dimmer
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Cancer 100:1537-44. 2004
  2. ncbi Short-term health outcome differences between robotic and conventional radical prostatectomy
    David P Wood
    Department of Urology, Michigan Urology Center, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
    Urology 70:945-9. 2007
  3. doi Evidence of perineural invasion on prostate biopsy specimen and survival after radical prostatectomy
    John O Delancey
    University of Michigan Medical School, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Urology 81:354-7. 2013
  4. doi Understanding early functional recovery after robotic prostatectomy
    Ted A Skolarus
    Department of Urology, Division of Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Surg Innov 19:5-10. 2012
  5. pmc Understanding criteria for surveillance of patients with a small renal mass
    Bruce L Jacobs
    Department of Urology, Division of Oncology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2800, USA
    Urology 79:1027-32. 2012
  6. pmc A comparison of extraperitoneal and intraperitoneal approaches for robotic prostatectomy
    Bruce L Jacobs
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2800, USA
    Surg Innov 19:268-74. 2012
  7. ncbi Ten-year survival after radical prostatectomy: specimen Gleason score is the predictor in organ-confined prostate cancer
    Fernando J Bianco
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, The Prostate Program, The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Clin Prostate Cancer 1:242-7. 2003
  8. doi Development and validation of the Bladder Cancer Index: a comprehensive, disease specific measure of health related quality of life in patients with localized bladder cancer
    Scott M Gilbert
    Department of Urology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Urol 183:1764-9. 2010
  9. doi Use of restaging bladder tumor resection for bladder cancer among Medicare beneficiaries
    Ted A Skolarus
    Department of Urology, Division of Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urology 78:1345-9. 2011
  10. ncbi Prostate cancer stage shift has eliminated the gap in disease-free survival in black and white American men after radical prostatectomy
    Fernando J Bianco
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine and Prostate Program of Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Urol 168:479-82. 2002

Detail Information

Publications75

  1. ncbi Risk perception and concern among brothers of men with prostate carcinoma
    Jennifer L Beebe-Dimmer
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Cancer 100:1537-44. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi Short-term health outcome differences between robotic and conventional radical prostatectomy
    David P Wood
    Department of Urology, Michigan Urology Center, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
    Urology 70:945-9. 2007
    ..To prospectively compare the relevant in-hospital and postdischarge short-term health outcomes in a contemporary group of patients undergoing either robotic or conventional radical prostatectomy...
  3. doi Evidence of perineural invasion on prostate biopsy specimen and survival after radical prostatectomy
    John O Delancey
    University of Michigan Medical School, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Urology 81:354-7. 2013
    ....
  4. doi Understanding early functional recovery after robotic prostatectomy
    Ted A Skolarus
    Department of Urology, Division of Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Surg Innov 19:5-10. 2012
    ..The authors performed a study to prospectively assess relationships between intraoperative processes and early functional recovery after surgery...
  5. pmc Understanding criteria for surveillance of patients with a small renal mass
    Bruce L Jacobs
    Department of Urology, Division of Oncology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2800, USA
    Urology 79:1027-32. 2012
    ..To better delineate which factors influence the decision to undergo active surveillance of small renal masses...
  6. pmc A comparison of extraperitoneal and intraperitoneal approaches for robotic prostatectomy
    Bruce L Jacobs
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2800, USA
    Surg Innov 19:268-74. 2012
    ..This study compared oncologic and health-related quality-of-life outcomes among patients undergoing intraperitoneal or extraperitoneal robotic prostatectomy...
  7. ncbi Ten-year survival after radical prostatectomy: specimen Gleason score is the predictor in organ-confined prostate cancer
    Fernando J Bianco
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, The Prostate Program, The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Clin Prostate Cancer 1:242-7. 2003
    ..For patients with pathologically organ-confined tumors, the specimen Gleason score is the only factor predictive of disease-free survival. Of note, Gleason scores of 8-10 are uncommon in these patients...
  8. doi Development and validation of the Bladder Cancer Index: a comprehensive, disease specific measure of health related quality of life in patients with localized bladder cancer
    Scott M Gilbert
    Department of Urology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Urol 183:1764-9. 2010
    ..We developed and validated a reliable, responsive multidimensional instrument to measure disease specific health related quality of life in bladder cancer survivors treated with local cancer therapy...
  9. doi Use of restaging bladder tumor resection for bladder cancer among Medicare beneficiaries
    Ted A Skolarus
    Department of Urology, Division of Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urology 78:1345-9. 2011
    ..Restaging bladder tumor resection improves staging accuracy and the response to intravesical therapy. However, its use outside of a tertiary care setting, and its subsequent clinical implications, are unknown...
  10. ncbi Prostate cancer stage shift has eliminated the gap in disease-free survival in black and white American men after radical prostatectomy
    Fernando J Bianco
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine and Prostate Program of Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Urol 168:479-82. 2002
    ..We tested the stage shift effects on disease-free survival in our cohort of patients treated with radical prostatectomy...
  11. ncbi Evaluation of the prostate peripheral zone/capsule in patients undergoing radical cystoprostatectomy: defining risk with prostate capsule sparing cystectomy
    Alon Z Weizer
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0330, USA
    Urol Oncol 25:460-4. 2007
    ..Because concerns remain regarding incomplete surgical resection, we evaluated the risk of urothelial and prostate cancer in a series of patients undergoing radical cystoprostatectomy...
  12. pmc Utility of extended pattern prostate biopsies for tumor localization: pathologic correlations after radical prostatectomy
    Ryan T Schulte
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
    Cancer 113:1559-65. 2008
    ..In the current study, we sought to examine the ability of contemporary extended pattern prostate biopsy to predict the location of tumors...
  13. doi Identifying better practices for early-stage bladder cancer
    John Malcolm Hollingsworth
    Dow Division of Health Services Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Med Care 49:1112-7. 2011
    ..Practice guidelines for nonmuscle invasive (ie, early stage) bladder cancer are ambiguous, resulting in substantial practice variation without a clear patient benefit...
  14. pmc Common variation in the BRCA1 gene and prostate cancer risk
    Julie A Douglas
    Department of Human Genetics, University of Michigan, Room 5912, Buhl Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0618, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1510-6. 2007
    ..022). Thus, we have identified a common, nonsynonymous substitution in the BRCA1 gene that is associated with and linked to prostate cancer...
  15. ncbi Management of clinical T1 bladder transitional cell carcinoma by radical cystectomy
    Fernando J Bianco
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine and Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI, USA
    Urol Oncol 22:290-4. 2004
    ..For high-grade tumors, early cystectomy and orthotopic diversion increases life expectancy significantly and should be carry out early rather than late...
  16. ncbi Radical prostatectomy nomograms in black American men: accuracy and applicability
    Fernando J Bianco
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University, 4160 John R, Suite 1017, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Urol 170:73-6; discussion 76-7. 2003
    ..We tested the accuracy of prognostic nomograms in a population of AAMs with prostate cancer treated with radical prostatectomy...
  17. pmc Development and validation of the convalescence and recovery evaluation (CARE) for measuring quality of life after surgery
    Brent K Hollenbeck
    Michigan Surgical Collaborative for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:915-26. 2008
    ..To develop a generic instrument for measuring short-term health status in the recovery period among patients undergoing abdominal and pelvic surgery...
  18. ncbi Salvage prostatectomy in patients who have failed radiation therapy or cryotherapy as primary treatment for prostate cancer
    Bert T Chen
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103, USA
    Urology 62:69-78. 2003
    ..Among patients with locally recurrent disease, those with localized prostate carcinoma amenable to radical prostatectomy before radiation or cryotherapy would be the most suitable candidates for salvage surgery...
  19. doi Matched comparison of robotic-assisted and open radical cystectomy
    Nicholas R Styn
    Division of Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Urology 79:1303-8. 2012
    ..Although early results suggest that RARC is safe, with favorable perioperative and early oncologic outcomes, limited data exist comparing ORC and RARC...
  20. doi Understanding the role of percutaneous biopsy in the management of patients with a small renal mass
    Hung Jui Tan
    Division of Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urology 79:372-7. 2012
    ..To evaluate patient and tumor characteristics associated with percutaneous renal mass biopsy (RMB) among patients with small renal masses (SRMs) and assessed the impact on clinical decision-making...
  21. doi Body image and bladder cancer specific quality of life in patients with ileal conduit and neobladder urinary diversions
    Ryan C Hedgepeth
    Department of Urology, Division of Urologic Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Urology 76:671-5. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare body image and quality of life between the 2 diversion types after surgery...
  22. ncbi Early-stage bladder cancer surveillance does not improve survival if high-risk patients are permitted to progress to muscle invasion
    Cheryl T Lee
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Urology 69:1068-72. 2007
    ..We compared the pathologic and survival outcomes of patients with high-risk early-stage disease with those of patients with muscle-invasive tumors at presentation...
  23. doi Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite versus Incontinence Symptom Index and Sexual Health Inventory for Men to measure functional outcomes after prostatectomy
    Ryan C Hedgepeth
    Division of Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Urol 182:221-7; discussion 227-8. 2009
    ....
  24. pmc Does robotic technology mitigate the challenges of large prostate size?
    Ted A Skolarus
    Department of Urology, Division of Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Urology 76:1117-21. 2010
    ..For this reason, we undertook a study to better understand the relationships between large prostate size and robotic prostatectomy outcomes with respect to intraoperative and pathologic factors...
  25. ncbi Racial treatment trends in localized/regional prostate carcinoma: 1992-1999
    Willie Underwood
    Division of Clinical Research and Quality Assurance, Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Cancer 103:538-45. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to describe treatment trends over the period 1992-1999 for localized/regional prostate carcinoma among white, Hispanic, and African-American men...
  26. doi Early postoperative urinary and sexual function predicts functional recovery 1 year after prostatectomy
    Jonathan S Ellison
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    J Urol 190:1233-8. 2013
    ..We evaluated the usefulness of urinary and sexual function measured by EPIC at baseline and 3-month followup after prostatectomy to predict functional outcomes 1 year postoperatively...
  27. ncbi A one-day couple group intervention to enhance sexual recovery for surgically treated men with prostate cancer and their partners: a pilot study
    Daniela Wittmann
    Departments of Urology and Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Urol Nurs 33:140-7. 2013
    ..Couples valued the intervention and retained the information. Partners became accepting of erectile dysfunction and communicated more openly about upsetting topics...
  28. doi Is residual neurovascular tissue on prostatectomy specimens associated with surgeon intent at nerve-sparing and postoperative quality of life measures?
    Timothy J Bradford
    Department of Urology, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urol Oncol 28:487-91. 2010
    ..We evaluated whether the amount of neurovascular tissue identified on prostatectomy specimens correlated with surgeon's intention of nerve-sparing and/or predicted quality of life outcomes...
  29. doi Delays in diagnosis and bladder cancer mortality
    Brent K Hollenbeck
    Department of Urology, Division of Oncology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Cancer 116:5235-42. 2010
    ..Although screening currently is not recommended, better medical care of patients who are at risk (ie, those with hematuria) has the potential to improve outcomes...
  30. ncbi The effect of race/ethnicity on prostate cancer treatment outcome is conditional: a review of Wayne State University data
    Isaac J Powell
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Urol 171:1508-12. 2004
    ..However, there is considerable controversy as to whether race/ethnicity is an independent predictor of survival outcome. We present conditions in which race/ethnicity is and is not an independent predictor of survival outcomes...
  31. doi Five year expanded prostate cancer index composite-based quality of life outcomes after prostatectomy for localized prostate cancer
    Walter R Parker
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BJU Int 107:585-90. 2011
    ..To document the Expanded Prostate cancer Index Composite (EPIC) results for men followed for 5 years after radical prostatectomy...
  32. doi Stratification of postprostatectomy urinary function using expanded prostate cancer index composite
    Jonathan S Ellison
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urology 81:56-60. 2013
    ....
  33. doi Clinical interpretation of the Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite-Short Form sexual summary score
    Jeffery C Wheat
    Department of Urology, Division of Urologic Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Urol 182:2844-9. 2009
    ..We classified Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite-Short Form sexual summary scores into clinically meaningful groups...
  34. doi Robot-assisted salvage prostatectomy: evaluation of initial patient-reported outcomes
    Seth A Strope
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Endourol 24:425-7. 2010
    ..We sought to assess whether robot assistance would decrease the technical challenges and mitigate the considerable morbidity associated with the procedure...
  35. doi Accuracy of percutaneous core biopsy in management of small renal masses
    Rou Wang
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
    Urology 73:586-90; discussion 590-1. 2009
    ..To determine the sufficiency and accuracy of percutaneous core needle renal biopsy in patients with small renal masses (SRMs)...
  36. ncbi Identifying susceptibility genes for prostate cancer--a family-based association study of polymorphisms in CYP17, CYP19, CYP11A1, and LH-beta
    Julie A Douglas
    Department of Human Genetics, University of Michigan, Room 5912, Buhl Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0618, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2035-9. 2005
    ....
  37. doi Patient preoperative expectations of urinary, bowel, hormonal and sexual functioning do not match actual outcomes 1 year after radical prostatectomy
    Daniela Wittmann
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5330, USA
    J Urol 186:494-9. 2011
    ..We studied patient expectations of post-prostatectomy recovery from urinary incontinence, and urinary irritable, hormonal, bowel and sexual function symptoms after preoperative counseling...
  38. ncbi Measuring health-related quality of life outcomes in bladder cancer patients using the Bladder Cancer Index (BCI)
    Scott M Gilbert
    Department of Urology, Division of Health Services Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0759, USA
    Cancer 109:1756-62. 2007
    ....
  39. doi Understanding the relationship between tumor size, gland size, and disease aggressiveness in men with prostate cancer
    Michael A Kozminski
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI
    Urology 84:373-8. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that larger tumors within smaller prostate glands are associated with more aggressive disease characteristics...
  40. pmc Correlation of urine TMPRSS2:ERG and PCA3 to ERG+ and total prostate cancer burden
    Allison Young
    Dept of Pathology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 138:685-96. 2012
    ..03) and summed linear tumor dimension (r(s) = 0.26, P = .10). In summary, we demonstrate a strong correlation between urine T2:ERG score and total ERG+ prostate cancer burden at prostatectomy, consistent with high tumor specificity...
  41. doi The impact of anterior urethropexy during robotic prostatectomy on urinary and sexual outcomes
    Emilie K Johnson
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5330, USA
    J Endourol 25:615-9. 2011
    ..We determined the effect of an anterior urethropexy (AU) stitch on postoperative urinary continence, irritative urinary symptoms, and sexual function after robotic radical prostatectomy (RP)...
  42. ncbi Extraperitoneal v intraperitoneal robotic prostatectomy: analysis of operative outcomes
    Rabii Madi
    Department of Urology, Michigan Urology Center, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor 48109 0330, USA
    J Endourol 21:1553-7. 2007
    ..The extraperitoneal approach has advantages similar to those of an extraperitoneal open radical prostatectomy, but the potential disadvantages of a small working space. We report our experience using both approaches...
  43. doi Focal positive surgical margins decrease disease-free survival after radical prostatectomy even in organ-confined disease
    Alison M Lake
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Urology 76:1212-6. 2010
    ..The significance of FPM after radical prostatectomy is unclear. The implication is that FPM are surgically induced, may not represent true tumor extension beyond the prostate, and thus would not affect disease-free survival (DFS)...
  44. doi Quality of life outcomes following treatment for localized prostate cancer: is there a clear winner?
    Walter R Parker
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5330, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 19:303-8. 2009
    ..The varying QoL outcomes for radical prostatectomy, external beam radiotherapy, brachytherapy, and cryotherapy will be reviewed...
  45. ncbi Clinical interpretation of the prostate biopsy
    Javid Javidan
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 Medical Center Drive, TC2916, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Urol Oncol 21:141-4. 2003
    ..Such information could prove useful in patient counseling and identifying high-risk patients who may be good candidates for adjuvant therapy trials...
  46. ncbi Early urinary retention after catheter removal following radical prostatectomy predicts for future symptomatic urethral stricture formation
    Jeffrey S Montgomery
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
    Urology 70:324-7. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the association between post-RP early urinary retention (EUR) and subsequent symptomatic urethral stricture formation...
  47. doi Feasibility and safety of robot-assisted salvage prostatectomy for recurrent prostate cancer following radiation therapy
    Simon P Kim
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, A Alfred Taubman Health Care Center, Room 3875, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 0330, USA
    J Robot Surg 2:81-3. 2008
    ..The results of our study demonstrate that both surgical approaches were feasible and safe without any significant perioperative complications (death, rectal injury) with comparable short-term outcomes. ..
  48. doi Open surgical partial nephrectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma
    David Macari
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Int J Urol 21:409-12. 2014
    ..Partial nephrectomy is a sparingly used option in patients with upper tract urothelial carcinoma refractory to endoscopic management who have imperative indications for nephron sparing. ..
  49. ncbi Cystectomy delay more than 3 months from initial bladder cancer diagnosis results in decreased disease specific and overall survival
    Cheryl T Lee
    Michigan Urology Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Urol 175:1262-7; discussion 1267. 2006
    ..The timing of this delay has been somewhat arbitrary. We evaluated the timing from T2 bladder cancer diagnosis to cystectomy, its impact on survival and potential causes of delay...
  50. doi Converting from open to robotic prostatectomy: key concepts
    Emilie K Johnson
    Division of Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urol Oncol 28:77-80. 2010
    ....
  51. doi Margin control in robotic and laparoscopic prostatectomy: what are the REAL outcomes?
    Alon Z Weizer
    Divisions of Urologic Oncology and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urol Oncol 28:210-4. 2010
    ..Experienced surgeons can achieve comparable outcomes in terms of surgical margins. Disease burden plays a significant role in positive surgical margins...
  52. ncbi Disease-free survival difference between African Americans and whites after radical prostatectomy for local prostate cancer: a multivariable analysis
    Isaac J Powell
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Urology 59:907-12. 2002
    ..In an attempt to address this controversy of localized prostate cancer, we report on a multivariable analysis of survival data of a large number of AAM and WM who underwent radical prostatectomy...
  53. ncbi Prostate cancer diagnosis, staging and survival
    Vivek Narain
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine and The Prostate Program of The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Cancer Metastasis Rev 21:17-27. 2002
    ..Advances in detecting micrometastatic disease are needed to further impact on this disease...
  54. doi The role of percutaneous renal biopsy in the management of small renal masses
    Rou Wang
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 12:18-23. 2011
    ..While there still are limitations to its use and clinical judgment is paramount, RMB is proving to be a valuable tool in the clinical diagnosis and management of small renal masses...
  55. ncbi Renal mass core biopsy: accuracy and impact on clinical management
    Katherine E Maturen
    Department of Radiology, UH B1D407, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:563-70. 2007
    ..The objective of our study was to determine the accuracy of imaging-guided percutaneous renal mass biopsy and its impact on clinical management...
  56. doi Optimizing outcomes at every stage of bladder cancer: do we practice it?
    Harry Herr
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urol Oncol 27:72-4. 2009
    ..Herein we identify four clinical scenarios involving bladder cancer and discuss whether best practice guidelines are available for these clinical scenarios, and if so, how often do we follow these guidelines...
  57. doi Evolving role of renal biopsy in small renal masses
    Rou Wang
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urol Oncol 27:332-4. 2009
    ..Image-guided percutaneous core biopsy should be incorporated into the diagnosis and management of enhancing small renal masses...
  58. ncbi Comparison of costs and complications of radical and partial nephrectomy for treatment of localized renal cell carcinoma
    Bijan Shekarriz
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University and Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Urology 59:211-5. 2002
    ..However, data are limited on the direct comparison of complications and hospital costs between these two modalities...
  59. doi Surgical therapy for intermediate risk prostate cancer
    George R Schade
    Division of Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Urol Oncol 29:833-6. 2011
    ..Due to significant risk of failure following solo treatment, multi-modality therapy should be available for those patients with poor pathologic outcomes following surgical therapy...
  60. ncbi Incidence and significance of positive urine cultures in patients with an orthotopic neobladder
    David P Wood
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
    J Urol 169:2196-9. 2003
    ..Because intestine, which is normally colonized with bacteria, is used to form an orthotopic neobladder, we determined whether patients with orthotopic urinary diversion are at increased risk for urinary tract infection and urosepsis...
  61. ncbi Stent-change therapy in advanced malignancies with ureteral obstruction
    Bradley H Rosenberg
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Endourol 19:63-7. 2005
    ..To determine if patients with advanced malignancies and resultant ureteral obstruction who are managed with chronic ureteral stent changes have adequate preservation of renal function and an acceptable rate of complications...
  62. ncbi Use of complementary and alternative medicine in men with family history of prostate cancer: a pilot study
    Jennifer L Beebe-Dimmer
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0946, USA
    Urology 63:282-7. 2004
    ..To describe the use of complementary and alternative medicines (CAMs) among men with a family history of prostate cancer and to evaluate the relationship between selected sociodemographic and behavioral characteristics and the use of CAMs...
  63. ncbi Neoadjuvant androgen ablation before radical prostatectomy in cT2bNxMo prostate cancer: 5-year results
    Mark S Soloway
    Department of Urology, University of Miami Medical School, Miami, FL, USA
    J Urol 167:112-6. 2002
    ..We monitored these patients for 5 years and to our knowledge present the longest followup of any neoadjuvant trial...
  64. ncbi Image-guided biopsy in the evaluation of renal mass lesions in contemporary urological practice: indications, adequacy, clinical impact, and limitations of the pathological diagnosis
    Rajal B Shah
    Department of Pathology, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Hum Pathol 36:1309-15. 2005
    ..Most biopsies can be classified into clinically relevant categories; however, caution is advised while interpreting oncocytic neoplasms because sampling and tumor heterogeneity may adversely affect interpretation...
  65. ncbi Fertility issues for men with newly diagnosed prostate cancer
    Peter A Knoester
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
    Urology 69:123-5. 2007
    ..A subset of these men is still interested in potentially having children after cancer treatment. To our knowledge, the topic of future fertility in patients with newly diagnosed prostate cancer has not previously been reported...
  66. ncbi [Main grade of Gleason's 7 score of the surgical sample correlated with biologic progression in patients treated for total prostatectomy]
    Rabi Tiguert
    Centre de recherche l Hôtel Dieu Québec, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Canada
    Prog Urol 12:31-6. 2002
    ..To analyse the influence of the main grade of Gleason score 7 of the operative specimen correlated with the blood PSA level on the laboratory progression-free survival of patients treated by radical prostatectomy...
  67. ncbi Effects of lycopene supplementation in patients with localized prostate cancer
    Omer Kucuk
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, 3990 John R, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, 5 Hudson, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 227:881-5. 2002
    ..This pilot study suggests that lycopene may have beneficial effects in prostate cancer. Larger clinical trials are warranted to investigate the potential preventive and/or therapeutic role of lycopene in prostate cancer...
  68. ncbi Presence of circulating prostate cancer cells in African American males adversely affects survival
    Fernando J Bianco
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201
    Urol Oncol 7:147-52. 2002
    ..This may partially explain the worse prognosis in AAM vs. CAM with clinically localized prostate cancer...
  69. ncbi Neoadjuvant chemotherapy plus cystectomy compared with cystectomy alone for locally advanced bladder cancer
    H Barton Grossman
    M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:859-66. 2003
    ..We evaluated the ability of neoadjuvant chemotherapy to improve the outcome in patients with locally advanced bladder cancer who were treated with radical cystectomy...
  70. ncbi Pooled genome linkage scan of aggressive prostate cancer: results from the International Consortium for Prostate Cancer Genetics
    Daniel J Schaid
    Harwick 7, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hum Genet 120:471-85. 2006
    ..This provides a basis for attempts to identify these genes, with potential clinical utility for men with aggressive prostate cancer and their relatives...
  71. ncbi Soy isoflavones in the treatment of prostate cancer
    Maha Hussain
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Nutr Cancer 47:111-7. 2003
    ..00002) and from 0.11 to 0.51 microM (P = 0.00001), respectively. No significant changes were observed in serum levels of testosterone, IGF-1, IGFBP-3, or 5-OHmdU. These data suggest that soy isoflavones may benefit some patients with Pca...
  72. pmc A phase II clinical trial of oral bropirimine in combination with intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin for carcinoma in situ of the bladder: a Southwest Oncology Group Study
    Michael F Sarosdy
    South Texas Urology and Urologic Oncology, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Urol Oncol 23:386-9. 2005
    ..To estimate the probability of response when intravesical bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) is given in combination with oral bropirimine for bladder carcinoma in situ, and to evaluate toxicity when the 2 agents are combined...
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    Olivia Aranha
    Department of Pathology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
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    ..Based on our in vitro results, further in-depth in vivo animal or human investigations are warranted...