Publications by authors named "Damien Urban"

38Publications

Out-of-pocket spending of deceased cancer patients in five European countries and Israel.

Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 2020 Nov 15:e13372. Epub 2020 Nov 15.

The Stanley Steyer School of Health Professionals, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel.

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November 2020

Alternative nivolumab duration and scheduling in advanced nonsmall cell lung cancer: A real-world evidence.

Int J Cancer 2021 Mar 16;148(5):1183-1191. Epub 2020 Sep 16.

Thoracic Oncology Service, Institute of Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, Ramat Gan, Israel.

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March 2021

Self-reported sleep quality as prognostic for survival in lung cancer patients.

Cancer Manag Res 2020 15;12:313-321. Epub 2020 Jan 15.

Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Institute of Oncology, Ramat Gan 5262000, Israel.

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January 2020

Validation and characterisation of prognostically significant PD-L1 immune cells in HPV+ oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.

Oral Oncol 2020 02 12;101:104516. Epub 2019 Dec 12.

Research Division, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia; Department of Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia; Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia. Electronic address:

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February 2020

Classifying high-risk versus very high-risk prostate cancer: is it relevant to outcomes of conformal radiotherapy and androgen deprivation?

Radiat Oncol 2017 Jan 6;12(1). Epub 2017 Jan 6.

Departments of Radiation Oncology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Ramat Gan, Israel.

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January 2017

Reexpansion of atelectasis caused by use of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) before radiation therapy (RT).

Adv Radiat Oncol 2016 Apr-Jun;1(2):136-140. Epub 2016 Mar 24.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, an affiliate of the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv Israel.

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March 2016

Abiraterone in metastatic salivary duct carcinoma.

J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2015 Mar;13(3):288-90

From the Departments of Medical Oncology, Pathology, and Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Australia.

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March 2015

Preferences for disclosure of disease related information among thoracic cancer patients.

Lung Cancer 2015 Apr 31;88(1):100-3. Epub 2015 Jan 31.

Institute of Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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April 2015

Patterns of use of medical cannabis among Israeli cancer patients: a single institution experience.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2015 Feb 14;49(2):223-30. Epub 2014 Jun 14.

Institute of Oncology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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February 2015

What is the best treatment for patients with human papillomavirus-positive and -negative oropharyngeal cancer?

Cancer 2014 May 27;120(10):1462-70. Epub 2014 Feb 27.

Department of Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Head and Neck Service, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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May 2014

Rechallenge with imatinib in GIST: is more always RIGHT?

Lancet Oncol 2014 Jan;15(1):e2-3

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Cancer Medicine, Melbourne, VIC 3002, Australia; Sir Peter MacCullum Department of Oncology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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January 2014

Genetic mutation screen in early non--small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) specimens.

Clin Lung Cancer 2014 Mar 14;15(2):159-65. Epub 2013 Nov 14.

Institute of Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel; Cancer Research Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel.

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March 2014

Changing prognosis of metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma: Differential improvement by age and tumor location.

Cancer 2013 Aug 29;119(16):3084-91. Epub 2013 May 29.

Oncology Institute at the Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel.

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August 2013

Lymph node ratio may predict the benefit of postoperative radiotherapy in non-small-cell lung cancer.

J Thorac Oncol 2013 Jul;8(7):940-6

Department of Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Australia.

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July 2013

Lymph node ratio may predict the benefit of postoperative radiotherapy in non-small-cell lung cancer.

J Thorac Oncol 2013 Jul;8(7):940-6

Department of Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, Australia.

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July 2013

EGFR mutation in lung cancer: tumor heterogeneity and the impact of chemotherapy.

Chin Clin Oncol 2013 Mar;2(1)

Oncology Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Ramat-Gan, Israel.

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March 2013

Anti-angiogenic treatments in advanced NSCLC: back to the drawing board.

J Thorac Dis 2012 Dec;4(6):643-6

Institute of Oncology Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Israel;

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December 2012

Lymph node ratio predicts the benefit of post-operative radiotherapy in oral cavity cancer.

Radiother Oncol 2013 Jan 15;106(1):74-9. Epub 2012 Nov 15.

Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel.

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January 2013

Radiotherapy improves survival in unresected stage I-III bronchoalveolar carcinoma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Nov 13;84(3):780-5. Epub 2012 Mar 13.

Department of Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel.

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November 2012

Laparoscopic resection of rectal cancer.

Isr Med Assoc J 2011 Aug;13(8):459-62

Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel.

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August 2011

Serum tumor markers in oncology.

Isr Med Assoc J 2009 Feb;11(2):103-4

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February 2009

The management of cancer pain in the elderly.

Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2010 Feb 15;73(2):176-83. Epub 2009 Apr 15.

Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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February 2010