Anees B Chagpar

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Do non-melanoma skin cancer survivors use tanning beds less often than the general public?
    Lauren Wiznia
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine
    Dermatol Online J 22:. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Variation in metastatic workup for patients with invasive breast cancer
    Anees Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, First Floor, Suite A, New Haven, CT, 06510, USA Breast Center, Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven, 20 York Street, First Floor, Suite A, New Haven, CT, 06510, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 210:1147-54.e2; discussion 1153-4. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Does three-dimensional intraoperative specimen imaging reduce the need for re-excision in breast cancer patients? A prospective cohort study
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 210:886-90. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Prophylactic bilateral mastectomy and contralateral prophylactic mastectomy
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, 1st Floor, Suite A, New Haven, CT 06510, USA Electronic address
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 23:423-30. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Edgar J. Poth Memorial Lecture. Innovation in surgery: from imagination to implementation
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Surg 202:641-5. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Primary tumor size, not race, determines outcomes in women with hormone-responsive breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surgery 150:796-801. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Lymph node ratio should be considered for incorporation into staging for breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3143-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of lymphoscintigraphy drainage patterns on sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 315 E Broadway, Suite 312, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Surg 190:557-62. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgeon and community factors affecting breast cancer sentinel lymph node biopsy
    Julie R Hutchinson
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Surg 190:903-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with surgical options for breast carcinoma
    Anees B Chagpar
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, KY, USA
    Cancer 106:1462-6. 2006

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Publications63

  1. ncbi request reprint Do non-melanoma skin cancer survivors use tanning beds less often than the general public?
    Lauren Wiznia
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine
    Dermatol Online J 22:. 2016
    ..70, 95% CI: 0.34-1.43, p = 0.33). Conclusions Non-melanoma skin cancer survivors should be educated on their increased risk of recurrence and other skin cancers and in particular the role of indoor tanning in skin tumorigenesis. ..
  2. doi request reprint Variation in metastatic workup for patients with invasive breast cancer
    Anees Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, First Floor, Suite A, New Haven, CT, 06510, USA Breast Center, Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven, 20 York Street, First Floor, Suite A, New Haven, CT, 06510, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 210:1147-54.e2; discussion 1153-4. 2015
    ..Despite guidelines, surgeons vary in the metastatic workup they order for their breast cancer patients...
  3. doi request reprint Does three-dimensional intraoperative specimen imaging reduce the need for re-excision in breast cancer patients? A prospective cohort study
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 210:886-90. 2015
    ..We sought to determine the impact of three-dimensional (3D) specimen imaging in further reducing positive margin rates...
  4. doi request reprint Prophylactic bilateral mastectomy and contralateral prophylactic mastectomy
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, 1st Floor, Suite A, New Haven, CT 06510, USA Electronic address
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 23:423-30. 2014
    ..However, prophylactic surgery is not an inconsequential decision, and careful consideration should be given to the risks and benefits of such procedures. ..
  5. doi request reprint Edgar J. Poth Memorial Lecture. Innovation in surgery: from imagination to implementation
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Surg 202:641-5. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Primary tumor size, not race, determines outcomes in women with hormone-responsive breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surgery 150:796-801. 2011
    ..We sought to determine if there was a difference in outcomes in African-American compared with Caucasian women with hormone-responsive breast cancer, and whether this was related to race or other tumor and treatment variables...
  7. doi request reprint Lymph node ratio should be considered for incorporation into staging for breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3143-8. 2011
    ..We sought to determine whether lymph node ratio (LNR; defined as number of positive nodes/number of nodes dissected) provides additional prognostic information in node-positive breast cancer patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of lymphoscintigraphy drainage patterns on sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 315 E Broadway, Suite 312, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Surg 190:557-62. 2005
    ..Sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy examination is an accepted method of staging breast cancer patients. SLN biopsy examination in patients with drainage to the internal mammary chain (IMC) nodes is controversial...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgeon and community factors affecting breast cancer sentinel lymph node biopsy
    Julie R Hutchinson
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Surg 190:903-6. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether the results of sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy are related to practice and community factors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with surgical options for breast carcinoma
    Anees B Chagpar
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, KY, USA
    Cancer 106:1462-6. 2006
    ..The current study evaluated the impact of patient and physician factors on surgical decision-making...
  11. ncbi request reprint Biopsy type does not influence sentinel lymph node status
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 315 E Broadway, Suite 312, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Surg 190:551-6. 2005
    ..This study sought to determine whether the type of biopsy examination independently affects sentinel lymph node (SLN) status in breast cancer patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prediction of sentinel lymph node-only disease in women with invasive breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 315 East Broadway, Suite 312, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Surg 192:882-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to create a model that predicts which breast cancer patients will have sentinel lymph node (SLN)-only metastasis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Are 3 sentinel nodes sufficient?
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Arch Surg 142:456-9; discussion 459-60. 2007
    ..Our objective was to determine the false-negative rate (FNR) associated with limiting SLN biopsy to 3 nodes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the number of sentinel lymph nodes identified in patients with breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 315 East Broadway, Suite 312, Louisville, KY, USA
    Am J Surg 194:860-4; discussion 864-5. 2007
    ..Few SLNs are required for adequate staging; removal of more may be unnecessary. The objective of this study was to determine factors influencing the number of SLN identified...
  15. ncbi request reprint Body mass index influences palpability but not stage of breast cancer at diagnosis
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 73:555-60; discussion 560. 2007
    ..9 vs > or =30). Increased BMI does not lead to a worse stage at presentation. Obese patients, however, tend to have nonpalpable tumors. Mammography in this population is especially important...
  16. doi request reprint Lymph node ratio: a proposed refinement of current axillary staging in breast cancer patients
    Suzanne C Schiffman
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:45-52; discussion 52-3. 2011
    ..The optimal method for classifying lymph node (LN) status in breast cancer patients is unknown. We sought to determine if LN ratio (LNR) improves axillary staging...
  17. doi request reprint The use of radiation therapy after breast-conserving surgery in hormonally treated breast cancer patients is dependent on patient age, geographic region, and surgeon specialty
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Am J Surg 195:793-8. 2008
    ..The use of radiation therapy (RT) after breast-conserving surgery (BCS) is inconsistent in patients treated with hormonal therapy (HT). We sought to identify factors influencing the decision to use RT in this setting...
  18. pmc Trends and clinical implications of preoperative breast MRI in Medicare beneficiaries with breast cancer
    Brigid K Killelea
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 141:155-63. 2013
    ..In conclusion, the use of preoperative breast MRI has increased substantially among older women with breast cancer and is associated with an increased likelihood of being diagnosed with bilateral cancer, and more invasive surgery...
  19. doi request reprint Factors associated with breast MRI use: a population-based analysis
    Brigid K Killelea
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1798-805. 2013
    ..Although controversial, the use of breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is widespread. We sought to determine factors that influenced its use in a population-based sample...
  20. doi request reprint Racial Differences in the Use and Outcome of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer: Results From the National Cancer Data Base
    Brigid K Killelea
    Brigid K Killelea, Brandon Hayse, Sarah Mougalian, Nina R Horowitz, Anees B Chagpar, Lajos Pusztai, and Donald R Lannin, Yale University School of Medicine Brigid K Killelea, Sarah Mougalian, Nina R Horowitz, Anees B Chagpar, Lajos Pusztai, and Donald R Lannin, Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center and Vicky Q Yang and Shi Yi Wang, Yale University School of Public Health, New Haven, CT
    J Clin Oncol 33:4267-76. 2015
    ..To explore racial differences in the use and outcome of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Louisville breast sentinel node prediction models and a proposed modification to guide management of the node positive axilla
    Donald R Lannin
    Department of Surgery and Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am Surg 78:761-5. 2012
    ..A modified algorithm is proposed in which all patients with a positive sentinel node have at least three total nodes removed...
  22. pmc Examining the cost-effectiveness of radiation therapy among older women with favorable-risk breast cancer
    Sounok Sen
    Affiliations of authors Cancer Outcomes, Public Policy and Effectiveness Research COPPER Center, Yale Cancer Center SS, S YW, PRS, JBL, kbr, JBY, SBE, ABC, CPG, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health S YW, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine PRS, JBL, CPG, Department of Therapeutic Radiology KBR, JBY, SBE, and Department of Surgery ABC, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD KDF
    J Natl Cancer Inst 106:dju008. 2014
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  23. doi request reprint Predictors of microinvasion and its prognostic role in ductal carcinoma in situ
    Gloria R Sue
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, Breast Cancer, 1st Floor Suite A, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Am J Surg 206:478-81. 2013
    ..We sought to determine factors predicting microinvasion and the prognostic role it plays in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)...
  24. doi request reprint Factors associated with decision to pursue mastectomy and breast reconstruction for treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast
    Gloria R Sue
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, 1st Floor, Suite A, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Am J Surg 206:682-5. 2013
    ..Factors influencing the treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ with mastectomy and reconstruction are poorly understood...
  25. doi request reprint Can sentinel node biopsy be avoided in some elderly breast cancer patients?
    Anees B Chagpar
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Ann Surg 249:455-60. 2009
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  26. doi request reprint Use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for patients with stage I to III breast cancer in the United States
    Sarah S Mougalian
    Cancer Outcomes, Public Policy, and Effectiveness Research Center, Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    Cancer 121:2544-52. 2015
    ..The objective of the current study was to assess temporal trends in NAC use and to examine what clinical, demographic, and treatment site characteristics influence its use...
  27. doi request reprint Is there a correlation between breast cancer molecular subtype using receptors as surrogates and mammographic appearance?
    Brigid K Killelea
    Department of Surgery, The Breast Center Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3247-53. 2013
    ..The identification of distinct molecular subtypes has changed breast cancer management. The correlation between mammographic appearance and molecular subtype for invasive breast cancer has not been extensively studied...
  28. doi request reprint The role of sentinel node biopsy in women undergoing prophylactic mastectomy
    Samiha M Nasser
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    J Surg Res 164:188-92. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the incidence of finding occult cancer and the frequency of SLN positivity in patients undergoing contralateral PM...
  29. doi request reprint Economic Impact of Routine Cavity Margins Versus Standard Partial Mastectomy in Breast Cancer Patients: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University Yale Cancer Center Yale Center for Outcomes Public Policy and Effectiveness Research Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Yale New Haven Hospital Yale Center for Analytical Sciences Department of Pathology, Yale University Department of Medicine, Yale University
    Ann Surg 265:39-44. 2017
    ..The aim of the study was to compare costs associated with excision of routine cavity shave margins (CSM) versus standard partial mastectomy (PM) in patients with breast cancer...
  30. ncbi request reprint The impact of lymphovascular invasion on lymph node status in patients with breast cancer
    Laura B Cornwell
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 77:874-7. 2011
    ..002). Although LVI is known to be associated with lymph node status, it is not frequently noted on pathology reports. Given its prognostic value, LVI should be carefully evaluated and reported...
  31. ncbi request reprint Should sentinel lymph-node biopsy be used routinely for staging melanoma and breast cancers?
    Charles R Scoggins
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 2:448-55. 2005
    ..The objectives of this review are to provide a current and concise overview of the current literature on SLN biopsy and describe its role in clinical oncology...
  32. doi request reprint The lower incidence of melanoma in women may be related to increased preventative behaviors
    Nathaniel P Reuter
    Department of Surgery, CentraCare Clinic, St Cloud, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 200:765-8, discussion 768-9. 2010
    ..Men have a higher lifetime incidence of melanoma than women...
  33. doi request reprint Does ductal carcinoma in situ accompanying invasive carcinoma affect prognosis?
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Surgery 146:561-7; discussion 567-8. 2009
    ..Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) often accompanies invasive breast cancer. The prognostic implication of this is unclear. We sought to determine whether concomitant DCIS affects outcomes in patients with invasive disease...
  34. doi request reprint A Randomized, Controlled Trial of Cavity Shave Margins in Breast Cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    From the Departments of Surgery A B C, B K K, M B, K S, D R L, N R H, Pathology V B, M H, and Medicine L P, Yale Cancer Center A B C, B K K, M B, K S, F L, X Y, D R L, L P, N R H, and Yale Center for Analytical Sciences F L, X Y, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT and the Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia T N T
    N Engl J Med 373:503-10. 2015
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  35. doi request reprint Systematic approach to providing breast cancer survivors with survivorship care plans: a feasibility study
    Kaleigh J Bulloch
    Yale University School of Public Health and Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    J Oncol Pract 11:e170-6. 2015
    ..The secondary purpose was to determine if patients' knowledge about their diagnosis, treatment, and risk for future adverse events improved with the SCP...
  36. doi request reprint Do healthcare professionals discuss the emotional impact of cancer with patients?
    Allison Bonito
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Psychooncology 22:2046-50. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the frequency with which healthcare professionals discuss the impact of cancer on patients' emotions and relationships with others...
  37. ncbi request reprint Determinants of early distant metastatic disease in elderly patients with breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 315 E Broadway, Suite 312, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Surg 192:317-21. 2006
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to determine predictors of early distant metastasis in elderly breast cancer patients receiving hormonal therapy...
  38. doi request reprint Clinical significance of minimal sentinel node involvement and management options
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 315 East Broadway, Suite 312, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:493-505. 2010
    ..The relevance of such minute disease has been controversial, and there has been considerable debate as to how best to manage such patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint The surgical management of breast cancer
    Beatrix A Slomiany
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Ky Med Assoc 107:391-5. 2009
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  40. doi request reprint Racial trends in mammography rates: a population-based study
    Anees B Chagpar
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Surgery 144:467-72. 2008
    ..The rates of mammography have been declining over the last 5 years. The objective of this study was to examine racial disparities in this trend...
  41. pmc Features of triple-negative breast cancer: Analysis of 38,813 cases from the national cancer database
    Magdalena L Plasilova
    Department of Surgery, and Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Medicine (Baltimore) 95:e4614. 2016
    ..59; 95% confidence interval [CI]: 0.57-0.60). TNBC has distinct features regarding age, gender, geographic, and racial distribution. Compared to non-TNBC, TNBC is larger and higher grade, but less likely to have lymph node metastases. ..
  42. doi request reprint Breast cancer biology varies by method of detection and may contribute to overdiagnosis
    Brandon Hayse
    Departments of Surgery and Radiology, and Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Surgery 160:454-62. 2016
    ..The extent and biology of these overdiagnosed cancers, however, is not well understood, and the effect of newer screening modalities on overdiagnosis is unknown...
  43. pmc The cost of breast cancer screening in the Medicare population
    Cary P Gross
    Cancer Outcomes, Public Policy, and Effectiveness Research COPPER Center, Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center and Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:220-6. 2013
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  44. doi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer increases the rate of breast conservation: results from the National Cancer Database
    Brigid K Killelea
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, and Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, New Haven, CT 06520 Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 220:1063-9. 2015
    ..Neoadjuvant chemotherapy has been shown to increase the rate of breast conservation in clinical trials and small institutional series, but it has never been studied on a national level...
  45. doi request reprint Impact of financial burden of cancer on survivors' quality of life
    Kathleen M Fenn
    Yale School of Medicine and Yale School of Nursing, New Haven, CT
    J Oncol Pract 10:332-8. 2014
    ..We examined the association between financial problems caused by cancer and reported quality of life in a population-based sample of patients with cancer...
  46. pmc Gender-related differences in outcome for melanoma patients
    Charles R Scoggins
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Ann Surg 243:693-8; discussion 698-700. 2006
    ..To better understand the factors associated with the well-established gender difference in survival for patients with melanoma...
  47. ncbi request reprint Does time to definitive treatment matter in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ?
    Gloria R Sue
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am Surg 79:561-5. 2013
    ..However, the delay time was not associated with worse outcome...
  48. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting failure to identify a sentinel lymph node in breast cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, KY, USA
    Surgery 138:56-63. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to elucidate factors that independently predict failure to identify an SLN...
  49. doi request reprint The recent decline in mammography rates is limited to low- to average-risk women
    Beatrix A Slomiany
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Louisville, 315 E Broadway, Suite 312, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Surg 196:821-6; discussion 826. 2008
    ..There has recently been a decline in mammography rates noted in the general population. We sought to determine whether similar trends hold in high-risk populations...
  50. pmc Quantitative assessment of the spatial heterogeneity of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes in breast cancer
    Nikita L Mani
    Department of Pathology, Yale School of Medicine, Yale University, 310 Cedar St, PO Box 208023, New Haven, CT, 06520 8023, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 18:78. 2016
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  51. doi request reprint Characteristics and treatment of human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 positive breast cancer: 43,485 cases from the National Cancer Database treated in 2010 and 2011
    Brigid K Killelea
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, The Breast Center, Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven, 20 York Street North Pavilion, First Floor, New Haven, CT 06510, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg . 2016
    ..Although identification of human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (Her2) positive breast cancer represents one of the greatest advances over the past 3 decades, it has not been studied extensively on a national level...
  52. doi request reprint Racial Differences in Utilization of Breast Conservation Surgery: Results from the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB)
    Princess Thomas
    Department of Surgery and Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 23:3272-83. 2016
    ..Whether rates of breast-conservation surgery (BCS) vary based on race and ethnicity has not been clearly elucidated on a national leve...
  53. ncbi request reprint Factors Associated with Persistently Positive Margin Status after Breast-Conserving Surgery in Women with Breast Cancer: An Analysis of the National Cancer Database
    Jonathan Hanna
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am Surg 82:748-52. 2016
    ..3 per cent of patients have persistently positive margins after definitive surgery. These patients tend to have more aggressive disease and greater comorbidities, and are less likely to receive adjuvant radiation therapy. ..
  54. doi request reprint Characteristics of Multifocal and Multicentric Breast Cancers
    Prathima Kanumuri
    Department of Surgery, and Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 22:2475-82. 2015
    ..Multifocality and multicentricity are increasingly recognized in breast cancer. However, little is known about the characteristics and biology of these cancers and the clinical implications are controversial...
  55. doi request reprint The number of lymph nodes dissected in breast cancer patients influences the accuracy of prognosis
    Lauren E Wiznia
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 21:389-94. 2014
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  56. ncbi request reprint Malignant phylloides tumor in pregnancy
    Kristen M Blaker
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 76:302-5. 2010
    ..With early detection, malignant phylloides tumors can present in the first trimester of pregnancy at smaller sizes; in these patients, breast-conserving surgery is possible...
  57. ncbi request reprint Extramammary Paget's disease of the axilla: an unusual case
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Breast J 13:291-3. 2007
    ..We present a case of extramammary Paget's disease of the axilla, and discuss the known literature regarding this rare disease...
  58. pmc Variation in Practice of the Diagnostic Workup of Asymptomatic Patients Diagnosed with Invasive Breast Cancer
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Front Oncol 6:56. 2016
    ..Breast cancer is frequently diagnosed, yet variation remains in terms of practice patterns in presurgical workup. We sought to determine factors associated with this variation...
  59. ncbi request reprint Lumpectomy margins are affected by tumor size and histologic subtype but not by biopsy technique
    Anees B Chagpar
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 315 E Broadway, Suite 312, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Surg 188:399-402. 2004
    ..excisional) on lumpectomy margin status has not been well established. The objective of this study was to determine whether needle biopsy is associated with a higher positive margin rate at time of lumpectomy...
  60. ncbi request reprint Trends in mammography and clinical breast examination: a population-based study
    Anees B Chagpar
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    J Surg Res 140:214-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine trends in the utilization of these techniques over the past 5 years...
  61. ncbi request reprint Predictors of recurrence in patients diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ
    Gloria R Sue
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am Surg 81:48-51. 2015
    ..Patients with high-grade DCIS are more likely to recur than patients with low-grade DCIS, and this seems to be more predictive of recurrence than other clinicopathologic markers. ..
  62. ncbi request reprint Advances in the management of localized breast cancer: an overview
    Anees B Chagpar
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Center for Advanced Surgical Technologies, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Ky Med Assoc 102:202-8. 2004
    ..As we enter the new millennium, breast cancer management will continue to evolve...
  63. doi request reprint Role of American Society of Clinical Oncology in low- and middle-income countries
    Jyoti D Patel
    MSc, FRCS C, 20 York St, Breast Center, 1st Floor, Suite A, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:3097-102. 2011
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