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Clinical significance of adding 3 Tesla MRI to the algorithm for decision making on neurovascular bundle preservation in radical prostatectomy

Tetsuya Shindo, Hiroshi Kitamura, Ko Kobayashi, Kohei Hashimoto, Sachiyo Nishida, Mitsuharu Tamakawa, Yuriko Kawaai and Naoya Masumori.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

November 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 2774 words.

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The aim of this study was to evaluate the additional benefit of 3 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging for neurovascular bundle preservation in...

Is it necessary to resect the facial nerve in all cases of parotid gland cancer?

F. Chiesa, G. Giugliano and A. Ostuni.

in Controversies in the Management of Salivary Gland Disease

November 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; Surgical Oncology. 3822 words.

Chapter 18 discusses the decision-making process between possible complete or partial preservation of the facial nerve in patients with parotid malignancies.

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Prognostic factors of remission in myasthenia gravis after thymectomy

Zhifeng Mao, Xueqiang Hu, Zhengqi Lu and Maree L. Hackett.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2015; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Surgical Oncology. 3952 words.

Thymectomy has become an increasingly popular procedure for myasthenia gravis. Knowledge of factors associated with a good outcome (remission) or those most likely to benefit from surgery...

Risk of Serous Endometrial Carcinoma in Women With Pathogenic BRCA1/2 Variant After Risk-Reducing Salpingo-Oophorectomy

Claire Saule, Emmanuelle Mouret-Fourme, Adrien Briaux, Véronique Becette, Roman Rouzier, Claude Houdayer and Dominique Stoppa-Lyonnet.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1489 words.

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It has recently been shown that the risk of a rare subtype of endometrial carcinoma (serous type) in women carrying a germline BRCA1/2 pathogenic...

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Overall Survival Prediction and Usefulness of Second-Line Chemotherapy in Advanced Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

Angélique Vienot, Guillaume Beinse, Christophe Louvet, Louis de Mestier, Aurélia Meurisse, Francine Fein, Bruno Heyd, Denis Cleau, Christelle d’Engremont, Anne-Claire Dupont-Gossart, Zaher Lakkis, Christophe Tournigand, Olivier Bouché, Benoît Rousseau, Cindy Neuzillet, Franck Bonnetain, Christophe Borg and Dewi Vernerey.

in JNCI: Journal Of The National Cancer Institute

P ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 6021 words.

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Background: In advanced pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (aPDAC), there is no consensual strategy for second-line chemotherapy (L2)....

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Discordances in HER2 status between primary gastric cancer and corresponding metastatic sites

Ozge Gumusay, Mustafa Benekli, Ozgur Ekinci, Meltem Baykara, Ahmet Ozet, Ugur Coskun, Umut Demirci, Aytug Uner, Ayse Dursun, Ecine Yesim Atak and Suleyman Buyukberber.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

May 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4176 words.

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Determination of human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 status in advanced gastric cancer is important in clinical decision making. In the...

Pre-operative Risk Stratification for Cancer-specific Survival in Patients with Renal Cell Carcinoma with Venous Involvement Who Underwent Nephrectomy

Takayuki Nakayama, Kazutaka Saito, Yasuhisa Fujii, Shiho Abe-Suzuki, Yasukazu Nakanishi, Toshiki Kijima, Soichiro Yoshida, Junichiro Ishioka, Yoh Matsuoka, Noboru Numao, Fumitaka Koga and Kazunori Kihara.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

August 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 2897 words.

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The aim of this study is to identify the pre-operative prognostic factors and create a risk stratification model for patients with renal cell...

Barriers of Healthcare Providers Against End-of-life Discussions with Pediatric Cancer Patients

Saran Yoshida, Ken Shimizu, Mariko Kobayashi, Hironobu Inoguchi, Yoshio Oshima, Chikako Dotani, Rika Nakahara, Tomomi Takahashi and Masashi Kato.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

August 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4278 words.

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End-of-life discussions with patients can be one of the most difficult and stressful tasks for the oncologist. However, little is known about the...

Biological markers of invasive breast cancer

Akiko Matsumoto, Hiromitsu Jinno, Tomofumi Ando, Taku Fujii, Tetsuya Nakamura, Junichi Saito, Maiko Takahashi, Tetsu Hayashida and Yuko Kitagawa.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

February 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 6719 words.

Biological markers for breast cancer are biomolecules that result from cancer-related processes and are associated with particular clinical outcomes; they thus help predict responses to...

Serum levels of testosterone and SHBG in association with body mass index improve the predictive capability of consolidate tumor biomarkers in pre- and postmenopausal breast cancer patients

Danila Coradini, Annalisa Orenti, Elisabetta Venturelli, Adalberto Cavalleri, Elia Biganzoli and Saro Oriana.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

P ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4999 words.

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To investigate the contribution of serum levels of testosterone (TS) and sex hormone binding...

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In Vitro Chemoresponse Assay Based on the Intrinsic Subtypes in Breast Cancer

Sung Gwe Ahn, Seung Ah Lee, Hak Woo Lee, Hak Min Lee and Joon Jeong.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

July 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4018 words.

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In vitro chemotherapy response assays are not widely accepted in making decisions regarding cytotoxic drugs. To evaluate the...

Multicenter questionnaire survey on patterns of care for elderly patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma by the Japan Esophageal Oncology Group

Yasuo Hamamoto, Yasunori Akutsu, Fumio Nagashima, Shuichi Hironaka, Yoshinori Ito, Ken Kato, Hiroki Hara, Yasuhiro Tsubosa, Satoru Nakagawa, Hiroyuki Daiko, Soji Ozawa and Yuko Kitagawa.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

February 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 3508 words.

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There is little information about the patterns of care for elderly esophageal squamous cell carcinoma patients, and a standardized strategy has not...

Predictors of poor response to secondary alternative antiandrogen therapy with flutamide in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer

Masato Yasui, Koichi Uemura, Shuko Yoneyama, Takashi Kawahara, Yusuke Hattori, Jun-ichi Teranishi, Masahiro Inoue, Jun-ichi Ohta, Yumiko Yokomizo, Masahiro Yao, Hiroji Uemura and Yasuhide Miyoshi.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

November 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 2842 words.

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In Japan, flutamide had been commonly used as second-line alternative antiandrogen hormonal therapy for metastatic castration-resistant prostate...

Nomograms for predicting disease progression in patients of Stage I non-small cell lung cancer treated with stereotactic body radiotherapy

Luxi Ye, Shiming Shi, Zhaochong Zeng, Yan Huang, Yong Hu and Jian He.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4016 words.

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Non-local progression is a major concern in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) treated with...

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Subclassification of high-risk clinically organ-confined prostate cancer for early cancer-specific mortality after radical prostatectomy

Takashi Kobayashi, Takahiro Kimura, Chunwoo Lee, Takahiro Inoue, Naoki Terada, Yuka Kono, Tomomi Kamba, Choung-Soo Kim, Shin Egawa and Osamu Ogawa.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

August 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 3698 words.

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High-risk clinically localized prostate cancer is seen in a highly heterogeneous population with a wide variation of clinical aggressiveness and a...

Predictive value of radiological response rate for pathological response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy and post-cystectomy survival of bladder urothelial cancer

Tomohiro Fukui, Yoshiyuki Matsui, Shigeaki Umeoka, Takahiro Inoue, Tomomi Kamba, Kaori Togashi, Osamu Ogawa and Takashi Kobayashi.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

June 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4721 words.

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To determine the predictive value of the radiological response rate assessed by serial pelvic computed tomography scans for pathological response...

Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

Edited by Christopher Bulstrode, James Wilson-MacDonald, Deborah M. Eastwood, John McMaster, Jeremy Fairbank, Parminder J. Singh, Sandeep Bawa, Panagoitis D. Gikas, Tim Bunker, Grey Giddins, Mark Blyth, David Stanley, Paul H. Cooke, Richard Carrington, Peter Calder, Paul Wordsworth and Tim Briggs.

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Anatomy; Haematology; Anaesthetics; Pain Medicine; Clinical Radiology; Neurology; Histopathology; Surgical Oncology; Rheumatology; Reproduction, Growth and Development; Paediatrics; Infectious Diseases; Surgical Skills; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Communication Skills; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Critical Care; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Vascular Surgery; Sports and Exercise Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Neonatology. 1,800 pages.

The Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics provides comprehensive coverage of the relevant background science, theory, practice, decision-making skills and operative techniques required...

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