Publications by authors named "Akbar Ashrafi"

40Publications

Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Facilitates Reclassification During Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer.

BJU Int 2020 Oct 11. Epub 2020 Oct 11.

USC, Institute of Urology and Catherine & Joseph Aresty Department of Urology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bju.15272DOI Listing
October 2020

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Hemigland Ablation for Prostate Cancer: Initial Outcomes of a United States Series.

J Urol 2020 10 8;204(4):741-747. Epub 2020 Sep 8.

USC Institute of Urology and Catherine & Joseph Aresty Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000001126DOI Listing
October 2020

Durable biochemical response following adrenal metastasectomy for oligometastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer.

Urol Case Rep 2020 Sep 29;32:101229. Epub 2020 Apr 29.

USC Institute of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eucr.2020.101229DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7217987PMC
September 2020

Retained Bullet in the Prostate Causing Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms.

Urology 2020 Jul 19;141:e27. Epub 2020 Apr 19.

University of Southern California, Institute of Urology, Los Angeles, CA; LAC+USC Medical Center, Department of Urology, Los Angeles, CA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2020.04.014DOI Listing
July 2020

High-grade T1 Urothelial Carcinoma: Where Do We Stand?

Curr Urol Rep 2019 Nov 28;20(12):79. Epub 2019 Nov 28.

USC Institute of Urology/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1441 Eastlake Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90033, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11934-019-0945-xDOI Listing
November 2019

Predictors of Device-related Complications After Exchange of the Pressure-regulating Balloon in Men With an Artificial Urinary Sphincter.

Urology 2020 Jan 1;135:154-158. Epub 2019 Oct 1.

USC Institute of Urology, USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2019.09.026DOI Listing
January 2020

Reply by Authors.

J Urol 2019 12 16;202(6):1198. Epub 2019 Sep 16.

USC Institute of Urology and Catherine and Joseph Aresty Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.JU.0000582672.51608.a4DOI Listing
December 2019

Assessing the Impact of Time to Cystectomy for Variant Histology of Urothelial Bladder Cancer.

Urology 2019 11 14;133:157-163. Epub 2019 Aug 14.

USC Institute of Urology, USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2019.07.034DOI Listing
November 2019

Hemigland Cryoablation of Localized Low, Intermediate and High Risk Prostate Cancer: Oncologic and Functional Outcomes at 5 Years.

J Urol 2019 12 26;202(6):1188-1198. Epub 2019 Jul 26.

USC Institute of Urology and Catherine and Joseph Aresty Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000000456DOI Listing
December 2019

Robotic Renal Artery Aneurysm Repair.

Eur Urol 2020 Jul 24;78(1):87-96. Epub 2019 Jun 24.

USC Institute of Urology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2019.06.003DOI Listing
July 2020

Colovesical Fistula.

N Engl J Med 2019 Jun;380(26):e51

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMicm1900267DOI Listing
June 2019

One-Stop MRI and MRI/transrectal ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy: an expedited pathway for prostate cancer diagnosis.

World J Urol 2020 Apr 7;38(4):949-956. Epub 2019 Jun 7.

USC Institute of Urology and Catherine and Joseph Aresty Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00345-019-02835-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6898759PMC
April 2020

Robotic intracorporeal ileal conduit: Technical aspects.

Arch Esp Urol 2019 04;72(3):299-308

Catherine & Joseph Aresty Department of Urology. USC Institute of Urology and the Keck School of Medicine. University of Southern California. Los Angeles. CA. USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
April 2019

Use of indocyanine green to minimise uretero-enteric strictures after robotic radical cystectomy.

BJU Int 2019 08 11;124(2):302-307. Epub 2019 Apr 11.

USC Institute of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bju.14733DOI Listing
August 2019

Extended hospital stay after radical cystectomy with enhanced recovery protocol.

Can J Urol 2019 02;26(1):9654-9659

The Institute of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
February 2019

Dual Prosthetic Implantation After Radical Cystoprostatectomy and Neobladder: Outcomes of the Inflatable Penile Prosthesis and Artificial Urinary Sphincter in Bladder Cancer Survivors.

Urology 2019 05 18;127:127-132. Epub 2019 Jan 18.

USC Institute of Urology, USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S00904295193006
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2019.01.010DOI Listing
May 2019

Assessing trends in urinary diversion after radical cystectomy for bladder cancer in the United States.

Urol Oncol 2019 03 25;37(3):180.e1-180.e9. Epub 2018 Nov 25.

USC Institute of Urology, Los Angeles, CA; University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2018.11.003DOI Listing
March 2019

Primary Whole-gland Cryoablation for Prostate Cancer: Biochemical Failure and Clinical Recurrence at 5.6 Years of Follow-up.

Eur Urol 2019 02 28;75(2):208-214. Epub 2018 Sep 28.

USC Institute of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2018.09.004DOI Listing
February 2019

Which Patients with Negative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Can Safely Avoid Biopsy for Prostate Cancer?

J Urol 2019 02;201(2):268-276

USC Institute of Urology and Catherine and Joseph Aresty Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2018.08.046DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6677264PMC
February 2019

Contrast-Enhanced Transrectal Ultrasound in Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer.

Curr Urol Rep 2018 Aug 28;19(10):87. Epub 2018 Aug 28.

USC Institute of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Ave, Suite 7416, Los Angeles, CA, 90089, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11934-018-0836-6DOI Listing
August 2018

Contrast-Enhanced Transrectal Ultrasound for Follow-up After Focal HIFU Ablation for Prostate Cancer.

J Ultrasound Med 2019 Mar 16;38(3):811-819. Epub 2018 Aug 16.

Department of Radiology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jum.14765DOI Listing
March 2019

Focal therapy for prostate cancer: concepts and future directions.

Curr Opin Urol 2018 11;28(6):536-543

Center for Targeted Biopsy & Focal Therapies, USC Institute of Urology, Catherine & Joseph Aresty Department of Urology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://Insights.ovid.com/crossref?an=00042307-900000000-9917
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MOU.0000000000000539DOI Listing
November 2018

Robotic Management of Rectourethral Fistulas After Focal Treatment for Prostate Cancer.

Urology 2018 Aug 22;118:241. Epub 2018 May 22.

USC Institute of Urology and The Catherine and Joseph Aresty Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2018.05.012DOI Listing
August 2018

Impact of Host Factors on Robotic Partial Nephrectomy Outcomes: Comprehensive Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

J Urol 2018 10 3;200(4):716-730. Epub 2018 May 3.

USC Institute of Urology & Catherine and Joseph Aresty Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://www.jurology.com/doi/10.1016/j.juro.2018.04.079
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2018.04.079DOI Listing
October 2018

Transvesical robot-assisted simple prostatectomy with 360° circumferential reconstruction: step-by-step technique.

BJU Int 2018 08 9;122(2):344-348. Epub 2018 May 9.

USC Institute of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/bju.14203
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bju.14203DOI Listing
August 2018

Arterio-ureteric fistula: a rare but important cause of haematuria.

ANZ J Surg 2018 03;88(3):E224-E225

Department of Urology, St George Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.14316DOI Listing
March 2018

Robotic Parastomal Hernia Repair With Biologic Mesh.

Urology 2017 Dec 7;110:262. Epub 2017 Sep 7.

USC Institute of Urology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2017.08.033DOI Listing
December 2017

Causes of elective surgery cancellation and theatre throughput efficiency in an Australian urology unit.

F1000Res 2014 19;3:197. Epub 2014 Aug 19.

Department of Urology, Ipswich General Hospital, Chelmsford Ave, Ipswich QLD, 4305, Australia.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.12688/f1000research.4824.1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4184311PMC
October 2014

Lower urinary tract symptoms: thinking beyond the urinary tract.

BMJ Case Rep 2014 Jul 17;2014. Epub 2014 Jul 17.

Department of Urology and Continence, Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2013-202630DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4112349PMC
July 2014

Assessment of the role of a student-led surgical interest group in surgical education.

J Surg Educ 2013 Jan-Feb;70(1):55-8. Epub 2012 Nov 19.

Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2012.08.002DOI Listing
August 2013

Survey of clinical echocardiography in New Zealand (SCANZ).

N Z Med J 2008 Feb 15;121(1269):34-44. Epub 2008 Feb 15.

Cardiology Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
February 2008

'Nil by mouth' post gastrointestinal surgery--is there any evidence?

N Z Med J 2006 Oct 13;119(1243):U2271. Epub 2006 Oct 13.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
October 2006