Publications by authors named "Maxine Sun"

100Publications

Mobile Health App for Prostate Cancer Patients on Androgen Deprivation Therapy: Qualitative Usability Study.

JMIR Mhealth Uhealth 2020 Nov 3;8(11):e20224. Epub 2020 Nov 3.

Division of Urological Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/20224DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7671847PMC
November 2020

Prostate cancer management costs vary by disease stage at presentation.

Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 2020 Dec 14;23(4):564-566. Epub 2020 May 14.

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41391-020-0239-xDOI Listing
December 2020

Lower odds of cardiac events for gonadotrophin-releasing hormone antagonists versus agonists.

BJU Int 2020 07 22;126(1):9-10. Epub 2020 Apr 22.

Division of Urological Surgery and Center fo Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bju.15059DOI Listing
July 2020

Association of Affordable Care Act-related Medicaid expansion with variation in utilization of surgical services.

Am J Surg 2020 08 28;220(2):441-447. Epub 2019 Dec 28.

Division of Urology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.12.017DOI Listing
August 2020

Risk of dementia following androgen deprivation therapy for treatment of prostate cancer.

Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 2020 09 29;23(3):410-418. Epub 2019 Nov 29.

Center for Surgery and Public Health, Division of Urological Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41391-019-0189-3DOI Listing
September 2020

Risk of Dementia and Depression in Young and Middle-aged Men Presenting with Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer Treated with Androgen Deprivation Therapy.

Eur Urol Oncol 2019 Oct 14. Epub 2019 Oct 14.

Division of Urological Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.euo.2019.08.003DOI Listing
October 2019

Multilevel Analysis of Readmissions After Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer in the USA: Does the Hospital Make a Difference?

Eur Urol Oncol 2019 07 25;2(4):349-354. Epub 2018 Sep 25.

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.euo.2018.08.027DOI Listing
July 2019

Prostate cancer in the medicare shared savings program: are Accountable Care Organizations associated with reduced expenditures for men with prostate cancer?

Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 2019 12 12;22(4):593-599. Epub 2019 Apr 12.

Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://www.nature.com/articles/s41391-019-0138-1
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41391-019-0138-1DOI Listing
December 2019

Impact of tumor, treatment, and access on outcomes in bladder cancer: Can equal access overcome race-based differences in survival?

Cancer 2019 04 11;125(8):1319-1329. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/cncr.31926
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.31926DOI Listing
April 2019

Quality of Care in the Treatment of Localized Intermediate and High Risk Prostate Cancer at Minority Serving Hospitals.

J Urol 2019 04;201(4):735-741

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School , Boston , Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2018.10.024DOI Listing
April 2019

Investigating the effect of treatment at high-volume hospitals on overall survival following cytoreductive nephrectomy.

Urol Oncol 2018 09;36(9):400.e15-400.e22

Division of Urology and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2018.06.005DOI Listing
September 2018

Epidemiology of Renal Cell Carcinoma.

Eur Urol 2019 01 19;75(1):74-84. Epub 2018 Sep 19.

Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2018.08.036DOI Listing
January 2019

Evaluation of the contribution of demographics, access to health care, treatment, and tumor characteristics to racial differences in survival of advanced prostate cancer.

Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 2019 03 31;22(1):125-136. Epub 2018 Aug 31.

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41391-018-0083-4DOI Listing
March 2019

Contemporary perceptions of human papillomavirus and penile cancer: Perspectives from a national survey.

Can Urol Assoc J 2019 Feb 31;13(2):32-37. Epub 2018 Jul 31.

Center for Surgery and Public Health and Division of Urologic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.5366DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6363575PMC
February 2019

Characterizing trends in treatment modalities for localized muscle-invasive bladder cancer in the pre-immunotherapy era.

World J Urol 2018 Nov 14;36(11):1767-1774. Epub 2018 Jun 14.

Division of Urological Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 45 Francis St, ASB II-3, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00345-018-2371-yDOI Listing
November 2018

Predictors, utilization patterns, and overall survival of patients undergoing metastasectomy for metastatic renal cell carcinoma in the era of targeted therapy.

Eur J Surg Oncol 2018 09 5;44(9):1439-1445. Epub 2018 Jun 5.

Department of Medical Oncology, Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejso.2018.05.026DOI Listing
September 2018

Liver Disease in Men Undergoing Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate Cancer.

J Urol 2018 09 16;200(3):573-581. Epub 2018 Apr 16.

Center for Surgery and Public Health, Division of Urological Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2018.03.135DOI Listing
September 2018

The effect of treatment at minority-serving hospitals on outcomes for bladder cancer.

Urol Oncol 2018 05 15;36(5):238.e7-238.e17. Epub 2018 Feb 15.

Division of Urological Surgery, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2018.01.010DOI Listing
May 2018

Cognitive Impairment in Men with Prostate Cancer Treated with Androgen Deprivation Therapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

J Urol 2018 06 2;199(6):1417-1425. Epub 2018 Feb 2.

Division of Urological Surgery, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2017.11.136DOI Listing
June 2018

Reassessing the value of high-volume cancer care in the era of precision medicine.

Cancer 2018 04 6;124(7):1319-1321. Epub 2018 Feb 6.

Division of Urological Surgery, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.31254DOI Listing
April 2018

Impact of testosterone replacement therapy on thromboembolism, heart disease and obstructive sleep apnoea in men.

BJU Int 2018 05 27;121(5):811-818. Epub 2018 Feb 27.

Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bju.14149DOI Listing
May 2018

The Development of Brain Metastases in Patients with Renal Cell Carcinoma: Epidemiologic Trends, Survival, and Clinical Risk Factors Using a Population-based Cohort.

Eur Urol Focus 2019 05 5;5(3):474-481. Epub 2018 Jan 5.

Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2017.12.007DOI Listing
May 2019

Comparative effectiveness of robot-assisted vs. open radical cystectomy.

Urol Oncol 2018 03 23;36(3):88.e1-88.e9. Epub 2017 Dec 23.

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2017.09.018DOI Listing
March 2018

Impact of adequate pelvic lymph node dissection on overall survival after radical cystectomy: A stratified analysis by clinical stage and receipt of neoadjuvant chemotherapy.

Urol Oncol 2018 02 21;36(2):78.e13-78.e19. Epub 2017 Nov 21.

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2017.10.021DOI Listing
February 2018

Comparative effectiveness research methodology using secondary data: A starting user's guide.

Urol Oncol 2018 04 13;36(4):174-182. Epub 2017 Nov 13.

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2017.10.011DOI Listing
April 2018

The association of hypoalbuminemia with early perioperative outcomes - A comprehensive assessment across 16 major procedures.

Am J Surg 2017 Nov 3;214(5):871-883. Epub 2016 Dec 3.

Center for Surgery and Public Health and Division of Urologic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, One Brigham Circle, Boston, 02115, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.11.023DOI Listing
November 2017

Trends in Breast, Colorectal, and Cervical Cancer Incidence Following the Affordable Care Act: Implications for Cancer Screening.

JAMA Oncol 2018 Jan;4(1):128-129

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.3861DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5833652PMC
January 2018

State-by-state Variation in Prostate-specific Antigen Screening Trends Following the 2011 United States Preventive Services Task Force Panel Update.

Urology 2018 Feb 19;112:56-65. Epub 2017 Oct 19.

Center for Outcomes Research, Analytics, and Evaluation, Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2017.08.055DOI Listing
February 2018

Variation in the use of active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer.

Cancer 2018 Jan 13;124(1):55-64. Epub 2017 Sep 13.

Division of Urological Surgery, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.30983DOI Listing
January 2018

Variations in the Costs of Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer in the USA.

Eur Urol 2018 Mar 10;73(3):374-382. Epub 2017 Aug 10.

Division of Urologic Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2017.07.016DOI Listing
March 2018

Contemporary Trends in the Incidence of Metastatic Prostate Cancer Among US Men: Results from Nationwide Analyses.

Eur Urol Focus 2019 01 12;5(1):77-80. Epub 2017 May 12.

VUI Center for Outcomes Research, Analytics and Evaluation, Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2017.04.012DOI Listing
January 2019

Contemporary Management of Prostate Cancer Patients Suitable for Active Surveillance: A North American Population-based Study.

Eur Urol Focus 2018 01 14;4(1):68-74. Epub 2016 Jun 14.

Vattikuti Urology Institute (VUI) and VUI Center for Outcomes Research Analytics and Evaluation, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Detroit, MI, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2016.06.001DOI Listing
January 2018

Neoadjuvant chemotherapy prior to radical cystectomy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer with variant histology.

Cancer 2017 Nov 25;123(22):4346-4355. Epub 2017 Jul 25.

Division of Urological Surgery, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.30907DOI Listing
November 2017

The Use of Prostate Specific Antigen Screening in Purchased versus Direct Care Settings: Data from the TRICARE® Military Database.

J Urol 2017 12 14;198(6):1295-1300. Epub 2017 Jul 14.

Division of Urological Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2017.07.035DOI Listing
December 2017

Morbidity and Mortality of Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer: A Population Based Analysis Comparing Radical Prostatectomy versus External Beam Radiation.

J Urol 2017 11 26;198(5):1061-1068. Epub 2017 May 26.

Department of Urology, Massachusetts General Hospital (ASF, AS, AK), Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; Division of Urologic Surgery, Center for Surgery and Public Health (CPM, GR, SRL, MS, QDT), Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (TKC), Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2017.05.073DOI Listing
November 2017

Accountable care organizations and the use of cancer screening.

Prev Med 2017 Aug 18;101:15-17. Epub 2017 May 18.

Division of Urological Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2017.05.017DOI Listing
August 2017

Comparative Effectiveness of Trimodal Therapy Versus Radical Cystectomy for Localized Muscle-invasive Urothelial Carcinoma of the Bladder.

Eur Urol 2017 10 12;72(4):483-487. Epub 2017 Apr 12.

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2017.03.038DOI Listing
October 2017

Risk Assessment in Small Renal Masses: A Review Article.

Urol Clin North Am 2017 May;44(2):189-202

Division of Urological Surgery, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ucl.2016.12.005DOI Listing
May 2017

Complications After Metastasectomy for Renal Cell Carcinoma-A Population-based Assessment.

Eur Urol 2017 08 27;72(2):171-174. Epub 2017 Mar 27.

Department of Medical Oncology, Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2017.03.005DOI Listing
August 2017

Assessing robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy.

Lancet 2017 02;389(10071):799

Division of Urological Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30511-1DOI Listing
February 2017

An Evaluation of the Timing of Surgical Complications Following Radical Cystectomy: Data From the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program.

Urology 2017 May 16;103:91-98. Epub 2017 Feb 16.

Center for Outcomes Research, Analytics and Evaluation (VCORE), Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2017.01.036DOI Listing
May 2017

Recurrence in Localized Renal Cell Carcinoma: a Systematic Review of Contemporary Data.

Curr Urol Rep 2017 Feb;18(2):15

Brigham and Women's Hospital, 45 Francis St, ASB II-3, Boston, MA, 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11934-017-0661-3DOI Listing
February 2017

Reply to C. Buttigliero et al and B. Biswas et al.

J Clin Oncol 2017 04 6;35(11):1266-1267. Epub 2017 Feb 6.

Maxine Sun, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Boston, MA; Nawar Hanna and Quoc-Dien Trinh,.Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; and Toni K. Choueiri, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2016.71.7249DOI Listing
April 2017

Effectiveness of Adjuvant Chemotherapy After Radical Nephroureterectomy for Locally Advanced and/or Positive Regional Lymph Node Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma.

J Clin Oncol 2017 Mar 3;35(8):852-860. Epub 2017 Jan 3.

Thomas Seisen, Ross E. Krasnow, Jeffrey J. Leow, Stuart R. Lipsitz, Malte W. Vetterlein, Mark A. Preston, Nawar Hanna, Adam S. Kibel, Maxine Sun, Quoc-Dien Trinh, and Steven L. Chang, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School; Joaquim Bellmunt and Toni K. Choueiri, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Morgan Rouprêt, Pitié Salpétrière Hospital, Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris, Pierre and Marie Curie University, Paris, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2016.69.4141DOI Listing
March 2017

Efficacy of Systemic Chemotherapy Plus Radical Nephroureterectomy for Metastatic Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma.

Eur Urol 2017 05 29;71(5):714-718. Epub 2016 Nov 29.

Center for Outcomes Research, Analytics and Evaluation, Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2016.11.012DOI Listing
May 2017

Suboptimal use of pelvic lymph node dissection: Differences in guideline adherence between robot-assisted and open radical prostatectomy.

Can Urol Assoc J 2016 Aug;10(7-8):269-276

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada;; Department of Urology, University of Montreal Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.3563DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5110411PMC
August 2016

External validation of the pathological nodal staging score in upper tract urothelial carcinoma: A population-based study.

Urol Oncol 2017 01 3;35(1):33.e21-33.e26. Epub 2016 Nov 3.

Department of Urology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY; Department of Urology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.07.022DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5576549PMC
January 2017

Suboptimal use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy in radical cystectomy patients: A population-based study.

Can Urol Assoc J 2016 Mar-Apr;10(3-4):E82-6

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada;; Department of Urology, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.3292DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4907779PMC
June 2016

Survival Analyses of Patients With Metastatic Renal Cancer Treated With Targeted Therapy With or Without Cytoreductive Nephrectomy: A National Cancer Data Base Study.

J Clin Oncol 2016 09 20;34(27):3267-75. Epub 2016 Jun 20.

Nawar Hanna, Maxine Sun, Christian P. Meyer, Paul L. Nguyen, Steven L. Chang, Guillermo de Velasco, Quoc-Dien Trinh, and Toni K. Choueiri, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA; and Sumanta K. Pal, City of Hope, Duarte, CA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2016.66.7931DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5024547PMC
September 2016

Re: Comparing Open Radical Cystectomy and Robot-assisted Laparoscopic Radical Cystectomy: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Eur Urol 2016 05;69(5):963-4

Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2016.02.010DOI Listing
May 2016

Association of Androgen Deprivation Therapy With Alzheimer's Disease: Unmeasured Confounders.

J Clin Oncol 2016 08 13;34(23):2801-3. Epub 2016 Jun 13.

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2016.66.6594DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5019755PMC
August 2016

Efficacy of High-Intensity Local Treatment for Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma of the Bladder: A Propensity Score-Weighted Analysis From the National Cancer Data Base.

J Clin Oncol 2016 10;34(29):3529-3536

Thomas Seisen, Maxine Sun, Jeffrey J. Leow, Mark A. Preston, Alexander P. Cole, Francisco Gelpi-Hammerschmidt, Nawar Hanna, Christian P. Meyer, Adam S. Kibel, Stuart R. Lipsitz, Paul L. Nguyen, and Quoc-Dien Trinh, Brigham and Women's Hospital; and Joaquim Bellmunt and Toni K. Choueiri, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2016.66.7352DOI Listing
October 2016

The influence of marital status on the use of breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screening.

Prev Med 2016 08 20;89:140-145. Epub 2016 May 20.

Center for Surgery and Public Health and Division of Urological Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2016.05.017DOI Listing
August 2016

The Impact of Local Treatment on Overall Survival in Patients with Metastatic Prostate Cancer on Diagnosis: A National Cancer Data Base Analysis.

Eur Urol 2017 07 9;72(1):14-19. Epub 2016 May 9.

VUI Center for Outcomes Research, Analytics, and Evaluation, Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2016.04.031DOI Listing
July 2017

Surgeon and Hospital Level Variation in the Costs of Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy.

J Urol 2016 Oct 6;196(4):1090-5. Epub 2016 May 6.

Division of Urology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2016.04.087DOI Listing
October 2016

Trends of acute kidney injury after radical or partial nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma.

Urol Oncol 2016 07 29;34(7):293.e1-293.e10. Epub 2016 Mar 29.

Division of Urologic Surgery, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women׳s Hospital, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.02.018DOI Listing
July 2016

Kidney cancer: Recurrence in renal cell carcinoma: the work is not done.

Nat Rev Urol 2016 May 31;13(5):246-7. Epub 2016 Mar 31.

Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrurol.2016.57DOI Listing
May 2016

Complications Following Common Inpatient Urological Procedures: Temporal Trend Analysis from 2000 to 2010.

Eur Urol Focus 2016 Apr 11;2(1):3-9. Epub 2015 Nov 11.

Center for Surgery and Public Health, Division of Urologic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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April 2016

Medical management of benign prostatic hyperplasia: Results from a population-based study.

Can Urol Assoc J 2016 Jan-Feb;10(1-2):55-9

Department of Urology, University of Montreal Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada;; Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada;

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March 2016

Comparison of oncologic outcomes between sarcomatoid and clear cell renal cell carcinoma.

World J Urol 2016 Oct 22;34(10):1429-36. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, 264 Blvd. Rene-Levesque E. Room 228, Montreal, QC, H2X 1P1, Canada.

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October 2016

Differences in Prostate-Specific Antigen Testing Among Urologists and Primary Care Physicians Following the 2012 USPSTF Recommendations.

JAMA Intern Med 2016 Apr;176(4):546-7

Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts2Division of Urological Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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April 2016

Prevalence of Nonrecommended Screening for Prostate Cancer and Breast Cancer in the United States: A Nationwide Survey Analysis.

JAMA Oncol 2016 Apr;2(4):543-5

Division of Urologic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts3Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical.

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April 2016

Racial Disparities in Partial Nephrectomy Persist Across Hospital Types: Results From a Population-based Cohort.

Urology 2016 Apr 24;90:69-74. Epub 2015 Dec 24.

University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Urology Institute, Cleveland, OH; Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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April 2016

Comparison of Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Agonists and Orchiectomy: Effects of Androgen-Deprivation Therapy.

JAMA Oncol 2016 Apr;2(4):500-7

Center for Surgery and Public Health, Division of Urologic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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April 2016

Sociodemographic Disparities in the Nonoperative Management of Small Renal Masses.

Clin Genitourin Cancer 2016 Apr 29;14(2):e177-82. Epub 2015 Oct 29.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada; Department of Urology, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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April 2016

Comparison of Postoperative Complications and Mortality Between Laparoscopic and Percutaneous Local Tumor Ablation for T1a Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Population-based Study.

Urology 2016 Mar 26;89:63-7. Epub 2015 Oct 26.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, Canada; Department of Urology, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, Canada.

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March 2016

Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Perioperative Outcomes of Major Procedures: Results From the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program.

Ann Surg 2015 Dec;262(6):955-64

*Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK †Center for Outcomes Research, Analytics and Evaluation, Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI ‡Division of Urologic Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA §Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, Canada ¶Department of Radiation Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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December 2015

Robot-assisted radical prostatectomy in prostate cancer.

Future Oncol 2015 11;11(20):2767-73. Epub 2015 Sep 11.

Cancer Prognostics & Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, 1058, rue St-Denis, Montreal (QC), H2X 3J4, Canada.

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August 2016

External Validation of Bladder Cancer Predictive Nomograms for Recurrence, Cancer-Free Survival and Overall Survival following Radical Cystectomy.

J Urol 2016 Feb 5;195(2):283-9. Epub 2015 Sep 5.

Scott Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; Bladder Cancer Research Consortium. Electronic address:

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February 2016

Adjuvant Radiotherapy in Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with Surgery: The Impact of Age and Tumor Characteristics.

Eur Urol Focus 2015 Sep 10;1(2):191-199. Epub 2015 Jul 10.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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September 2015

Waist circumference, waist-hip ratio, body mass index, and prostate cancer risk: results from the North-American case-control study Prostate Cancer & Environment Study.

Urol Oncol 2015 Nov 14;33(11):494.e1-7. Epub 2015 Aug 14.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, Canada; Department of Urology, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, Canada.

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November 2015

Prediction of Complications Following Partial Nephrectomy: Implications for Ablative Techniques Candidates.

Eur Urol 2016 Apr 21;69(4):676-682. Epub 2015 Jul 21.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, Canada; Department of Urology, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, Canada.

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April 2016

The influence of physician recommendation on prostate-specific antigen screening.

Urol Oncol 2015 Oct 21;33(10):424.e1-7. Epub 2015 Jul 21.

VUI Center for Outcomes Research, Analytics and Evaluation, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI. Electronic address:

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October 2015

A Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) database malfunction: perceptions, pitfalls and verities.

BJU Int 2016 Apr 16;117(4):551-2. Epub 2015 Aug 16.

Center for Surgery and Public Health, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA.

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April 2016

Prostatitis, other genitourinary infections and prostate cancer: results from a population-based case-control study.

World J Urol 2016 Mar 25;34(3):425-30. Epub 2015 Jun 25.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, Montreal, Canada.

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March 2016

Re: AR-V7 and Resistance to Enzalutamide and Abiraterone in Prostate Cancer.

Eur Urol 2015 Jul;68(1):162-3

Vattikuti Urology Institute and VUI Center for Outcomes Research Analytics and Evaluation, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA. Electronic address:

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July 2015

Dose-dependent effect of androgen deprivation therapy for localized prostate cancer on adverse cardiac events.

BJU Int 2016 08 22;118(2):221-9. Epub 2015 Jul 22.

Division of Urologic Surgery and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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August 2016

Assessing the Contemporary Role of Cytoreductive Nephrectomy in Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma: Another Step in the Right Direction.

Eur Urol 2016 Jan 6;69(1):92-3. Epub 2015 Jun 6.

Department of Medical Oncology, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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January 2016

Comparison of renal function detriments after local tumor ablation or partial nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma.

World J Urol 2016 Mar 6;34(3):383-9. Epub 2015 Jun 6.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, 264 Blvd. Rene-Levesque E. Room 228, Montreal, QC, H2X 1P1, Canada.

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March 2016

Patterns of use and patient characteristics: brachytherapy for localized prostate cancer in octo- and nonagenarians.

World J Urol 2015 Dec 9;33(12):1985-91. Epub 2015 Apr 9.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, 264 Blvd. Rene-Levesque E. Room 228, Montreal, QC, H2X 1P1, Canada.

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December 2015

Diagnosis and staging of bladder cancer.

Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 2015 Apr 6;29(2):205-18, vii. Epub 2014 Nov 6.

Division of Urologic Surgery, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 45 Francis Street, ASB II-3, Boston, MA 02115, USA. Electronic address:

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April 2015

BPH: a tell-tale sign of prostate cancer? Results from the Prostate Cancer and Environment Study (PROtEuS).

World J Urol 2015 Dec 1;33(12):2063-9. Epub 2015 Apr 1.

Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Center, 264 Blvd. Rene-Levesque E. Room 228, Montreal, QC, H2X 1P1, Canada.

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December 2015

Association between surgeon and hospital characteristics and lymph node counts from radical prostatectomy and pelvic lymph node dissection.

Urology 2015 Apr;85(4):890-5

Yale University, Cancer Outcomes, Public Policy and Effectiveness Research (COPPER) Center, New Haven, CT; University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Urology Institute, Cleveland, OH; University Hospital Case Medical Center, Center for Health Care Quality and Outcomes, Cleveland, OH; Seidman Cancer Center, Case Western Comprehensive Medical Center, Cleveland OH. Electronic address:

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April 2015