Kosj Yamoah

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Publications

  1. doi African-american race is a predictor of seminal vesicle invasion after radical prostatectomy
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Clin Genitourin Cancer 13:e65-72. 2015
  2. doi Large prostate gland size is not a contraindication to low-dose-rate brachytherapy for prostate adenocarcinoma
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Brachytherapy 13:456-64. 2014
  3. pmc Early results of prostate cancer radiation therapy: an analysis with emphasis on research strategies to improve treatment delivery and outcomes
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:23. 2013
  4. doi Impact of race on biochemical disease recurrence after prostate brachytherapy
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Urology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Cancer 117:5589-600. 2011
  5. doi African American men with low-grade prostate cancer have increased disease recurrence after prostatectomy compared with Caucasian men
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Urol Oncol 33:70.e15-22. 2015
  6. doi A paradigm shift from anatomic to functional and molecular imaging in the detection of recurrent prostate cancer
    Nicholas G Zaorsky
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, PA, USA
    Future Oncol 10:457-74. 2014
  7. doi High dose rate brachytherapy boost for prostate cancer: a systematic review
    Nicholas G Zaorsky
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College and Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Bodine Center for Cancer Treatment, 111 S 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA Electronic address
    Cancer Treat Rev 40:414-25. 2014
  8. doi Modeled risk of ischemic heart disease following left breast irradiation with deep inspiration breath hold
    Harriet B Eldredge-Hindy
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Pract Radiat Oncol 5:162-8. 2015
  9. doi Re-resection for recurrent high-grade glioma in the setting of re-irradiation: more is not always better
    Joshua D Palmer
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Bodine Center for Cancer Treatment, 111 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19107, USA
    J Neurooncol 124:215-21. 2015

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Publications9

  1. doi African-american race is a predictor of seminal vesicle invasion after radical prostatectomy
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Clin Genitourin Cancer 13:e65-72. 2015
    ..In this study we evaluated the pattern of adverse pathologic features in an identical cohort of African-American (AA) and Caucasian (CS) men with PCa...
  2. doi Large prostate gland size is not a contraindication to low-dose-rate brachytherapy for prostate adenocarcinoma
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Brachytherapy 13:456-64. 2014
    ..We report biochemical control and toxicity after low-dose-rate PSI and compare outcomes according to the prostate size...
  3. pmc Early results of prostate cancer radiation therapy: an analysis with emphasis on research strategies to improve treatment delivery and outcomes
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:23. 2013
    ..In this study we evaluate disease presentation and early clinical outcomes among Ghanaian men with prostate cancer treated with external beam radiotherapy (EBRT)...
  4. doi Impact of race on biochemical disease recurrence after prostate brachytherapy
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Urology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Cancer 117:5589-600. 2011
    ..In this study, the authors examined the influence of race on biochemical disease-free survival (BDFS) among men who received prostate brachytherapy...
  5. doi African American men with low-grade prostate cancer have increased disease recurrence after prostatectomy compared with Caucasian men
    Kosj Yamoah
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Urol Oncol 33:70.e15-22. 2015
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  6. doi A paradigm shift from anatomic to functional and molecular imaging in the detection of recurrent prostate cancer
    Nicholas G Zaorsky
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, PA, USA
    Future Oncol 10:457-74. 2014
    ..Further studies are needed to establish the role of imaging techniques for detection of cancer recurrence and clinical decision-making. ..
  7. doi High dose rate brachytherapy boost for prostate cancer: a systematic review
    Nicholas G Zaorsky
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College and Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Bodine Center for Cancer Treatment, 111 S 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA Electronic address
    Cancer Treat Rev 40:414-25. 2014
    ..Comparative effectiveness research will help guide clinicians in selecting the most appropriate treatment option for individual patients based on risk-stratification, expected outcomes, toxicities, quality of life, and cost. ..
  8. doi Modeled risk of ischemic heart disease following left breast irradiation with deep inspiration breath hold
    Harriet B Eldredge-Hindy
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Pract Radiat Oncol 5:162-8. 2015
    ..Our primary objective was to quantify the risk of IHD following RT with DIBH using modeled risk estimates (MRE)...
  9. doi Re-resection for recurrent high-grade glioma in the setting of re-irradiation: more is not always better
    Joshua D Palmer
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Bodine Center for Cancer Treatment, 111 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19107, USA
    J Neurooncol 124:215-21. 2015
    ..Our data reveals no significant improvement in survival with the addition of re-resection to re-irradiated patients with HGG. ..