Publications by authors named "Nicole Chau"

54Publications

Clinical features of head and neck cancer patients with brain metastases: A retrospective study of 88 cases.

Oral Oncol 2021 Jan 10;112:105086. Epub 2020 Nov 10.

University of British Columbia, Department of Surgery, 2775 Laurel Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1M9, Canada; BC Cancer Vancouver, Department of Radiation Oncology, 600 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 4E6, Canada. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Population-based outcomes by immunosuppressed status in patients undergoing radiotherapy for oropharyngeal cancer.

Radiother Oncol 2020 Oct 13;151:110-117. Epub 2020 Aug 13.

Univeristy of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada; BC Cancer - Centre for the North, Prince George, BC, Canada; University of Northern British Columbia, BC, Canada.

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October 2020

Association between nutritional risk index and outcomes for head and neck cancer patients receiving concurrent chemo-radiotherapy.

Head Neck 2020 Sep 20;42(9):2560-2570. Epub 2020 Jun 20.

Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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September 2020

Long-term outcomes and clinicogenomic correlates in recurrent, metastatic adenoid cystic carcinoma.

Oral Oncol 2020 07 11;106:104690. Epub 2020 Apr 11.

Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA; BC Cancer, Vancouver Centre, 600 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E6, Canada.

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July 2020

Microcystic Adnexal Carcinoma of the Face Treated With Definitive Chemoradiation: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.

Adv Radiat Oncol 2020 Mar-Apr;5(2):301-310. Epub 2019 Dec 13.

Department of Radiation Oncology Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.

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December 2019

Radiologic predictors of immune checkpoint inhibitor response in advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

Oral Oncol 2018 10 17;85:29-34. Epub 2018 Aug 17.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 703-389-1895, United States. Electronic address:

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October 2018

Zebrafish blastomere screen identifies retinoic acid suppression of in adenoid cystic carcinoma.

J Exp Med 2018 10 12;215(10):2673-2685. Epub 2018 Sep 12.

Stem Cell Program and Division of Hematology/Oncology, Boston Children's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

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October 2018

Psychosocial distress and the preferred method of delivery of mind-body interventions among patients with head-and-neck cancer.

Patient Relat Outcome Meas 2018 3;9:129-136. Epub 2018 Apr 3.

Phyllis F Cantor Center for Research in Nursing and Patient Care Services.

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April 2018

Diffuse Staining for Activated NOTCH1 Correlates With NOTCH1 Mutation Status and Is Associated With Worse Outcome in Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma.

Am J Surg Pathol 2017 Nov;41(11):1473-1482

*Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital ¶Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital ‡Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital §Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School ∥Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA #Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN †Northern Institute for Cancer Research, University of Newcastle, Newcastle on Tyne, UK.

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November 2017

Aprepitant for refractory cutaneous T-cell lymphoma-associated pruritus: 4 cases and a review of the literature.

BMC Cancer 2017 03 16;17(1):200. Epub 2017 Mar 16.

Department of Dermatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 221 Longwood Ave., Boston, MA, 02115, USA.

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March 2017

Recurrent IDH2 R172X mutations in sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma.

Mod Pathol 2017 05 13;30(5):650-659. Epub 2017 Jan 13.

Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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May 2017

Highlights in Head and Neck Cancer.

JAMA Oncol 2017 04;3(4):441-442

Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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April 2017

Antiangiogenic agents in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: Tired of going solo.

Cancer 2016 12 20;122(23):3592-3595. Epub 2016 Sep 20.

Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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December 2016

Heads Up! Predictive Gene Signatures in Head and Neck Cancer May Be Coming Soon.

Clin Cancer Res 2016 08 29;22(15):3710-2. Epub 2016 Apr 29.

Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts. Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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August 2016

Synchronous squamous cell carcinoma and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the head and neck: the odd couple.

BJR Case Rep 2016 19;2(1):20150271. Epub 2016 Jan 19.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA.

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January 2016

Sequential and Concurrent Chemoradiation: State of the Art.

Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 2015 Dec 21;29(6):1061-74. Epub 2015 Oct 21.

Center for Head and Neck Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA; Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA; Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2015

Exceptional Responders Inspire Change: Lessons for Drug Development From the Bedside to the Bench and Back.

Oncologist 2015 Jul 3;20(7):699-701. Epub 2015 Jun 3.

Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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July 2015

Marital status and head and neck cancer outcomes.

Cancer 2015 Apr 18;121(8):1273-8. Epub 2014 Dec 18.

Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.

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April 2015

Human papillomavirus-associated oropharynx cancer (HPV-OPC): treatment options.

Curr Treat Options Oncol 2014 Dec;15(4):595-610

Center for Head and Neck Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA, 02215, USA,

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December 2014

Locally advanced head and neck cancer.

Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book 2013 :237-44

From the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN; Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; University of Toronto, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2016

Vandetanib for the treatment of medullary thyroid cancer.

Clin Cancer Res 2013 Feb 11;19(3):524-9. Epub 2012 Dec 11.

Medical Oncology, Head and Neck Oncology Program, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA.

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February 2013

Early mortality and overall survival in oncology phase I trial participants: can we improve patient selection?

BMC Cancer 2011 Oct 5;11:426. Epub 2011 Oct 5.

Division of Medical Oncology and Hematology, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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October 2011

The multidisciplinary approach to thymoma: combining molecular and clinical approaches.

J Thorac Oncol 2010 Oct;5(10 Suppl 4):S313-7

Division of Medical Oncology and Hematology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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October 2010

Bereavement practices of physicians in oncology and palliative care.

Arch Intern Med 2009 May;169(10):963-71

Princess Margaret Hospital, Department of Medical Oncology and Hematology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5G 2M9, Canada.

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May 2009

Improving the quality of abstract reporting for phase I cancer trials.

Clin Cancer Res 2008 Mar;14(6):1782-7

Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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March 2008

Pylephlebitis and pyogenic liver abscesses: a complication of hemorrhoidal banding.

Can J Gastroenterol 2007 Sep;21(9):601-3

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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September 2007