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Publication, Presentations, and Abstracts Developed from NCDB Participant User Files (PUFs)

Adrenal Cancer

Adrenocortical Carcinoma in Children: A review of the National Cancer Data Base..
Pediatric Blood & Cancer 2014.61 (S145).

Y. Rojas, Y Shi, W. Zhang, E. Beierle, J. Doski, M. Goldfarb, K. Gow, A. Golden, M. Langer, S. Vasudevan, J. Nuchtern.

Bladder Cancer

Variation in Performance of Candidate Surgical Quality Measures for Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer by Hospital Type.
Accepted for publication. Please cite this article as doi: 10.1111/bju.12638

Anthony T. Corcoran, MD, Elizabeth Handorf, PhD, Daniel Canter, MD, Jeffrey J. Tomaszewski, MD, Justin E. Bekelman, MD, Simon P Kim, MD, MPH, Robert G.
Uzzo, MD, Alexander Kutikov, MD, Marc C. Smaldone, MD, MSHP


Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer: Trends in Utilization and Implications for Pathologic Staging in The National Cancer Data Base (NCDB)

Podium Presentation, Society of Urologic Oncology 2012

Patel, S, Stimson, CJ, Zaid, HB, Barocas, DA. Resnick, MJ, and Change, SS.

Patterns of Care for Elderly Patients with Invasive Bladder Cancer: Treatment Choices from the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB)

Patel, S, Stimson, CJ, Zaid, HB, Barocas, DA. Resnick, MJ, and Change, SS.

Poster Presentation, Society of Urologic Oncology 2012

Small Cell Carcinoma of the bladder: Clinical Characteristics and Treatment Patterns.

Patel, S, Stimson, CJ, Zaid, HB, Barocas, DA. Resnick, MJ, and Change, SS..

Poster Presentation, Society of Urologic Oncology 2012

Does Adherence to Candidate Quality Measures for Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Vary by Hospital Type?

Corcoran A, Handorf E, Canter D, Bekelman JE, Kim SP, Kutikov A, Uzzo RG, Smaldone MC. Accepted as a presentation at the American Urological Association meeting in May 2013.


Trends in the Use of Perioperative Chemotherapy for Localized and Locally Advanced Muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer: A Sign of Changing Tides.

Accepted as poster presentation for SUO 2013, podium presentation for SESAUA 2014, and manuscript accepted for publication in European Urology.

Zach Reardon, Sanjay G. Patel, Harras B. Zaid, Daniel A. Barocas, Matthew J. Resnick, Sam S. Chang

Breast

Time to Treatment (TTT) and Breast Cancer Survival in the United States.
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr 6575)

RJ. Bleicher, K. Ruth, ER. Sigurdson, JR. Beck, EA. Ross, Y-N, Wong, SA. Patel, M. Boraas, El, Chang, NS. Topham, BL. Egleston.

Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer Increases the Rate of Breast Conservation: Results from the National Cancer Data Base
JACS, 220(60), June 2015, pp: 1063-1069

BK., Killea, VQ. Yang, S. Mougalian, NR. Horowitz, L. Pusztai, AB. Chagpar, DR. Lannin.

Effectiveness of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Reducing Mastectomy for Women with Breast Cancer: Analysis of a Large National Database
Accepted for poster discussion at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology, San Antonio, October 2015

JJ. Mohiuddin, AM. Deal, JL. Lund, LA. Carey, BR. Baker, TM. Zagar, EL Jones, KB Marks, RC Chen

Utilization of Neoadjuvant Systemic Therapy (NST) for Breast Cancer.
Poster presentation delivered at the Annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Chicago, IL, 2015

JJ. Mohiuddin, AM. Deal, JL. Lund, LA. Carey, BR. Baker, TM. Zagar, EL Jones, KB Marks, RC Chen. J. Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr 1027)

Male Breast Cancer in AYAs
J Clin Oncol 2015.

R. Bawa, D. Flaherty, M. Goldfarb.

Breast Cancer in Children and Adolescents: A National Cancer Database Review
JACS 2014.219(4) e27.

MK Richards, AB Goldin, S. Javid, Beierle, EA, JJ Doski, M. Goldfarb, M Langer, JG. Nuchtern, SA. Vasudevan, KW. Gow.

Racial Differences in the Use and Outcome of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer: Results from the National Cancer Data Base
Journal of Clinical Oncology, 33 (36), Dec. 2015.

Brigid K, Killelea MD, MPH, Vicky Q. Yang, MS, Shyl Wang MD, PhD, Brandon Hayse BSc, Sarah Mougalian MD, Nina R. Horowitz MD, Anees B. Chagpar MD, MPH, MA, MBA, Lajos Pusztal MD, Dphil, and Donald R. Lannin MD.

Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer Increases the Rate of Breast Conservation: Results from the National Cancer Database (NCDB)
Epub 2015 Feb 26. PMID 25868410.

Killelea BK, Yang VQ, Mougalian SS. Journal of the American College of Surgeons (JACS), 2015 Jun;220(6):1063-9.

The number of lymph nodes dissected in breast cancer patients influences the accuracy of prognosis
Annals of Surgical Oncology 2014 Feb; 21(2): 389-94. [Epub 2013 Oct 17]. PMID 24132625

Wiznia LE, Lannin DR, Evans SB, Hofstatter EW, Horowitz NR, Killelea BK, Tsangaris TN, Chagpar AB.

Use of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Stage I-III Breast Cancer in the United States
Cancer 2015 Aug 1;121 (15):2544-52, Epub 2015 Apr 22. PMID 25902916

Mougalian SS, Soulos PR, Killelea BK, Lannin DR, Pusztai L, Gross C, Chagpar AB.

Neoadjuvant Endocrine Therapy Use in the U.S. for Hormone receptor Positive Breast Cancer: Results from the National Cancer Data Base
Presented at the SSO 69th Annual Cancer Symposium, Boston, MA, March 2016

A. Chiba, T.L. Hoskin, C.N. Heins, K.K. Hunt, J.C. Boughey

Gender Differences in Breast Cancer: Analysis of 13,000 Male Breast Cancers from the National Cancer Data Base.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2012 Oct;19(10):3199-204. doi: 10.1245/s10434-012-2479-z. Epub 2012 Jul 6.

Greif JM, Pezzi C, Klimburg S, Bailey L and Zuraek M.

Presented at the American Society of Breast Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting.


Characteristics, Treatment and Outcome of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Breast: Analysis of 933 Cases from the National Cancer Data Base.

Manuscript in preparation

Pezzi CM, Greif JM, Klimberg SV, Kulkarni N, Bailey L, Korourian S, Zuraek M.

Poster: Society of Surgical Oncology 2012 Annual Meeting.

Secular Trends and Disparity of Adjuvant Hormone Therapy Use for Ductal Carcinoma In Situ: National Cancer Data Base, 1998-2007.

Hou N, Yao K, Winchester DJ, Jaskowiak N, Winchester DP, and Huo D.

Poster: The 4th AACR Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities, 2011


Have We Expanded the Equitable Delivery of Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction in the New Millennium? Evidence from the National Cancer Data Base.

J Am Coll Surg. 2012 Nov; 215(5):658-66; discussion 666. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2012.07.008. Epub 2012 Aug 24.

Sisco M, Du H, Howard MA, Warner JP, Gutkowski KA, Song DH, Winchester DJ, Winchester DP, Yao K.

Poster discussion: American College of Surgeons, Clinical Congress 2011 [Poster of Exceptional Merit award recipient].

Trends and survival for post-mastectomy radiation therapy, report from the National Cancer Database
. Manuscript in preparation.

Yao K, Hou N, Winchester DJ, Jaskowiak N, Hasan Y, Winchester DP, Huo D.

Survival trends in patients undergoing contralateral prophylactic mastectomy. Manuscript in preparation.

Yao K, Hou N, Du H, Winchester DJ, and Huo D.

Utilization of accelerated partial breast irradiation for ductal carcinoma in situ, 2002-2007: report from the National Cancer Data Base.
Manuscript in preparation.

Czechura T, Yao K, Du Hongyan, Winchester DP, Winchester DJ. 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting American Society of Clinical Oncology, June 2012, Chicago, IL. J Clin
Oncol 30, 2012 (suppl; abstr 6040)

Utilization of post-lumpectomy radiation therapy in women 70 years of age or older: a report from the National Cancer Data Base.
Manuscript in preparation.

Yao K, Czechura T, Huo D, Winchester DP, Edge S, Winchester DJ. 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting, June 2012. J Clin Oncol 30, 2012 (suppl; abstr 1033).

Sentinel Node Alone for Node Positive Breast Cancer, Report from the National Cancer Database, 1998-2007.

Yao K, Winchester DJ, Du H, Gorchow A, Jaskowiak N, Trocha S, McKinley B, Barrera E, Winchester DP. Poster: 2010 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Overutilization of Axillary Dissection for Clinically Node Negative Breast Cancer, Report from the National Cancer Data Base.
Accepted for publication. Please cite this article as doi: 10.1111/bju.12638

Yao K, Winchester DJ, Jaskowiak N, Du H, Gorchow A, Turk M, Barrera E, Trocha S, McKinley B, Winchester DP.

Podium presentation, American Surgical Association, April 2011, Boca Raton, Florida

Trends in Post Mastectomy Radiation Therapy for Patients with pT3 or pN2/pN3 disease, 1998-2007.
Poster: Society of Surgical Oncology, March 2012, Orlando, Fl.

Yao K, Hou N, Winchester DJ, Jaskowiak N, Gorchow A, Winchester DP, Huo D.

Trends in Post Mastectomy Radiation Therapy for Patients with Four or More Positive Lymph Nodes or Tumor >5cm from 1998-2007.

Yao K, Hou N, Winchester DJ, Barrera E, Jaskowiak N, Winchester DP, Huo D.

Trends and Survival in Post Mastectomy Radiation Therapy for Patients with pT3 or pN2/pN3 Disease, 1998-2007
. Poster: American Society of Breast Surgeons, May 2012.

Yao K, Hou N, Winchester DJ, Jaskowiak N, Gorchow A, Winchester DP, Huo D.

Post Mastectomy radiotherapy for patients with one to three positive lymph nodes: utilization and benefit.
Poster: 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting, June 2012, Chicago, IL. J Clin Oncol 30, 2012 (suppl; abstr 1116).

Huo D, Hou N, Hasan Y, Jaskowiak N, Winchester DJ, and Yao K.

Patterns of regional node irradiation therapy following breast-conserving surgery: Report from the national cancer data base 2003-2007.
2012 ASCO Annual Meeting, June 2012, Chicago, IL. J Clin Oncol 30, 2012 (suppl; abstr 1101).

Hou N, Yao K, Jaskowiak N, Hasan Y, Winchester DJ, Huo D.

2012 ASCO Annual Meeting, June 2012, Chicago, IL. J Clin Oncol 30, 2012 (suppl; abstr 1101)


Factors associated with repeat surgery after initial breast conservation at Commission on Cancer Accredited Cancer Centers: report from the National
Cancer Data Base, 2003-2007.

Poster Presentation at the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, October 2012. Received a “poster of exceptional merit” award.”

Wilke L, Czechura T, Jaskowiak N, Winchester DJ, Winchester DP, Barrera M, Yao K.

Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy and Survival: Selection Bias or True Survival Benefit?
Abstract San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, 2012.

Yao K, Du H, Czechura T, Hou N, Winchester DJ, Winchester DP, Huo D.


Axillary surgery among estrogen receptor positive women 70 years of age or older with clinical stage I breast cancer, 2004-2010: a report from the
National Cancer Data Base.

Oral Quickshot Presentation at American Society of Breast Surgeons annual meeting. May 4, 2013. Submitted to Annals of Surgical Oncology

Pesce C, Yao K, Czechura T, Huo D, Winchester DP, Winchester DJ.

Impact of Bilateral versus Unilateral Mastectomy on Short Term Outcome and Adjuvant Therapy.
Poster: Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Meeting. National Harbor, MD, March 2013.

Czechura T, Winchester DJ, Pesce C, Barrera E, Winchester DP, Yao K.


Partial Breast Irradiation versus Whole Breast Irradiation for Early Stage Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Breast Conservation, 2003-2010: A Report
from the National Cancer Data Base.

Oral Presentation at the American Society of Breast Surgeons annual meeting. May 4, 2013. Submitted to Annals of Surgical Oncology

Czechura T, Yao K, Pesce C, Huo D, Winchester DP, Winchester DJ.

The Number of Lymph Nodes Dissected in Breast Cancer Patients Matters.
Joint International Oncology Congress, San Francisco, CA, May 27 - 29, 2013. Trainee Winner

Wiznia LE, Lannin DR, Evans SB, Hofstatter EW, Horowitz NR, Killelea BK, Tsangaris TN, Chagpar AB.

Features of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC): Analysis of 38,813 cases from the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB
). Poster Session SSO, March 26-28, 2015

Magdalena Plasilova, Brandon Hayse, Brigid Killelea, Nina Horowitz, Anees Chagpar, Donald Lannin

Biologic versus socioeconomic causes for late stage breast cancer in African-American women.
Podium Presentation at American Society of Breast Surgeons 2015

Magdalena Plasilova, Brandon Hayse, Brigid Killelea, Nina Horowitz, Anees Chagpar, Donald Lannin

Racial differences in the use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: Results from the national cancer database
Poster Session, at American Society of Breast Surgeons

Brigid K. Killelea, Magdalena Plasilova, Vicky Qi Yang, Brandon Hayse, Sarah Mougalian, Anees Chagpar, Nina Horowitz, Lajos Pusztai, Donald R. Lannin

Cervical Cancer


Impact of Facility Volume on Therapy and Survival for Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2014 Feb;132(2):416-22. doi:
10.1016/j.ygyno.2013.12.013. Epub 2013 Dec 12.

Lin JF1, Berger JL, Krivak TC, Beriwal S, Chan JK, Sukumvanich P, Monk BJ, Richard SD.

Demographic and Insurance-based Disparities in Diagnosis of Stage IV Cervical Cancer: A population- based analysis using NCDB
Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl: abstr e17589).

M. Funke, G. Goyal, PT. Silberstein.

Quality of Care for the Initial Management of Stage IB1-IIA2 Invasive Cervical Carcinomas.
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr e16596

Mantia-Smaldone, G. E., Handorf, A. Jain, LP. Martin, SC. Rubin.

Few locally advanced cervical cancer patients get guideline-directed therapies : OBGYN News
OBGYN News Online, online print version June 1, 2016; presented at the annual meeting Women's Cancer, May 31, 2016

Bruce Jancin

Colorectal

Clinicopathology and outcomes for mucinous and signet ring colorectal adenocarcinoma: Analysis from the National Cancer Data Base.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2012 Apr 4. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:22476818[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]. Presented at ASCRS 2011.

Hyngstrom JR, Hu CY, Xing Y, You YN, Feig BW, Skibber JM, Rodriguez-Bigas MA, Cormier JN, Chang GJ.

Young-onset colorectal cancer: Is it time to pay attention?
Presented at AAS 2011.

You, Nancy, et al. You YN, Xing Y, Feig BW, Chang GJ, Cormier JN.

Arch Intern Med. 2012 Feb 13;172(3):287-9. Epub 2011 Dec 12.

PMID:22157065[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Adherence to stage-specific treatment guidelines for patients with colon cancer
. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Mar 20;30(9):972-9. Epub 2012 Feb 21. Presented at ASCO 2011.

Chagpar R, Xing Y, Chiang YJ, Feig BW, Chang GJ, You YN, Cormier JN.

Varying malignant potential of appendiceal neuroendocrine tumors: importance of histologic subtype
. J Surg Oncol. 2013 Feb;107(2):136-43. doi: 10.1002/jso.23205. Epub 2012 Jul 5

Hsu C, Rashid A, Xing Y, Chiang YJ, Chagpar RB, Fournier KF, Chang GJ, You YN, Feig BW, Cormier JN

Comparison and validation of three staging systems for neuroendocrine tumors of the colon and rectum.
Poster - American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting. Poster, Vancouver, BC, 2011.

Chagpar R, Xing Y, Hsu C, Cormier JN, Rashid A, Chiang Y, Feig BW, Chang G, You YN.

Neuroendocrine tumors of the colon and rectum: prognostic relevance and comparative performance of current staging systems.
Ann Surg Oncol 2013 :20(4): 1170-8, 2013.

Chagpar R, Chiang YJ, Xing Y, Cormier JN, Feig BW, Rashid A, Chang GJ, You YN.


Which Stage II colon cancer patients are receiving recommendations for adjuvant chemotherapy? Analysis of current practices using the national cancer
database.

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting; Vancouver, BC; May 14-18, 2011.

Chagpar R, Cormier JN, Xing Y, Chiang YJ, Chang GJ, You YN, Rodriguez-Bigas MA, Skibber JM, Feig BW.

Travel distance to healthcare centers is associated with advanced colon cancer at presentation.
Presentation - Academy of Health 2011.

Xing Y, Chagpar RB, You YN, Chiang Y, Feig BW, Chang GJ, Cormier JN.

The association between insurance coverage and increasing age leads to a lower risk of metastatic colon cancer in the elderly.
Presentation-Seventh Annual Academic Surgical Congress (ASC), Las Vegas, NV 2012. J Surg Res 172(2) 193, 2012.

Li, LT, Cormier JN, Feig BW, Orcutt ST, Peterson NJ, Sansgiry S, Arinyan A, Albo D, Berger DH, Anaya DA

Defining the use and role of primary tumor resection and chemotherapy in patients over 75 years presenting with metastatic colon cancer.
65th Annual Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) Cancer Symposium, Orlando, FL, Ann Surg Oncol 19 (Suppl 1): S140 (#P318), 2012.

Li LT, Cormier JN, Feig BW, Petersen NJ, Sangiry S, Arinyan A, Berger DH, Anaya DA.

Lymph node metastasis in patient with early pathologic stage rectal cancers: what does local excision leave behind?
65th Annual Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) Cancer Symposium, Orlando, FL, Ann Surg Oncol 19 (Suppl 1): S107 (#P203), 2012.

Russell MC, Chiang Y, Feig BW, Chang GJ, Rodriguez-Bigas MA, Skibber JM, Chagpar R, Cormier JN.


Association between adherence to National Comprehensive Cancer Network treatment guidelines and improved survival in patients with colon cancer.

Cancer. 2013 Apr 15;119(8):1593-601. doi: 10.1002/cncr.27935. Epub 2012 Dec 21

Boland GM, Chang GJ, Haynes AB, Chiang YJ, Chagpar R, Xing Y, Hu CY, Feig BW, You YN, Cormier JN.

Association between delays in adjuvant chemotherapy for Stage II and III colon cancer and increased mortality.
65th Annual Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) Cancer Symposium, Orlando, FL, Ann Surg Oncol 19 (Suppl 1): S99 (#P176), 2012.

Haynes AB, Chiang Y, Feig BW, Xing Y, Chang GJ, You Y, Cormier JN.

Socioeconomic and clinical factors associated with delayed initiation of adjuvant chemotherapy for stage III colon cancer.
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Quality Care Symposium, J Clin Oncol 30, 2012 (Suppl 34; abst 173), 2012

Haynes AB, Chiang YS, Boland GM, Xing Y, Massarweh NN, Chang GJ, You YN, Feig BW, Cormier JN.

Treatment of T1 Node Positive Colon Cancer: An Analysis of National Treatment Patterns
. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting. Hollywood, Florida. May 17-21, 2014.

Ganapathi AM, Speicher PJ, Englum BR, Castleberry AW, Hsu DS, Mantyh CR.


Optimizing the Utilization of Adjuvant Chemotherapy Following Surgical Resection of Colon Cancer: A Comparison of Laparoscopic Versus Open Approach

. The 55th Annual SSAT Meeting, Digestive Disease Week 2014. Chicago, Illinois. May 3-6, 2014.

Englum BR, Speicher PJ, Ganapathi AM, Castleberry AW, Thacker JKM, Mantyh CR, Migaly J.

Practice Patterns and Long-Term Survival for Early-Stage Rectal Cancer, J Clin Oncology 31:4276-4282.

Stizenberg, KB, Sanoff, HK, Penn, DC, Meyers, MO, and Tepper, JE.

Robotic Low Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer and Short-term Oncologic Outcomes

Oral Presentation: The 55th Annual SSAT Meeting, Digestive Disease Week 2014. Chicago, Illinois. May 3-6, 2014.

Speicher PJ, Englum BR, Ganapathi AM, Mantyh CR, Migaly J.


Short-term Oncologic Outcomes Are Superior Following Laparoscopic Versus Open Low Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer: Results from the National
Cancer Database

. The 55th Annual SSAT Meeting, Digestive Disease Week 2014. Chicago, Illinois. May 3-6, 2014.

Nussbaum DP, Speicher PJ, Ganapathi AM, Englum BR, Keenan JE, Mantyh CR, Migaly J. “

The Effect of Surgical Approach on the Use of Adjuvant Chemotherapy Following Low Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer
. The 55th Annual SSAT Meeting, Digestive Disease Week 2014. Chicago, Illinois. May 3-6, 2014.

Ganapathi AM, Englum BR, Speicher PJ, Castleberry AW, Thacker JKM, Mantyh CR, Migaly J. “

Response to Neoadjuvant Therapy Identifies Rectal Cancer Patients Most Likely to Benefit from Additional Adjuvant Therapy.
The 55th Annual SSAT Meeting, Digestive Disease Week 2014. Chicago, Illinois. May 3-6, 2014.

Mallipeddi MK, Speicher PJ, Ganapathi AM, Englum BR, Migaly J, Mantyh CR.

Management of 1-2 centimeter carcinoid tumors of the appendix: using the National Cancer Database to address controversies in general surgery
J Am Col Surg 2015; 220-894-903

Nussbaum DP, Speicher PJ, Gulack BC, et al.

Factors Impacting the Diagnosis of Stage IV Colorectal Cancer: A National Cancer Database (NCDB) Analysis
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr e17605)

Brandis, AE, Goyal, G, Siberstein, PT.

Biological Difference of Right Versus Left Colon Cancer: An Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base and Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr e14624)

Saha, S, Berbiglia L, Shaik M, Gernand J, Saha SK, Hicks M, Arora ML, Wiese D.

Evolution of Number of Lymph Nodes Identified by Pathology in Colorectal Cancer from 1998-2010: A Review of the National Cancer Data Base
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr e14633)

Saha, S, Berbiglia L, Shaik M, Gernand J, Hicks M, Arora ML, Wiese D, Paez G.

As total colorectal cancer rates go down, an unsettling increase in young cases
publication date: 6/5/2016; Health Care Business Daily News

Christina Hwang.

Colorectal Carcinoma in Pediatric Patients : A Comparison with Adult Tumors, Treatment and Outcomes from the National Cancer Data Base
JACS 2014. 219(4) e27-28.

Poles GC, Vasudevan SA, Beierle EA, Doski JJ, Nuchtern JG, Goldfarb M, Gow KW, Goldin AB, Langer M.

Young-onset Colorectal Cancer Diagnoses Rising
ASCO post 6/25/2016

Caroline Helwick

Primary Tumor Resection and Multimodality Treatment for Patients with Metastic Colon Cancer
Ann Surg Oncol. June 2016;23(6) 1815-23 [PMID 26786090

Massarweh, NN, Li LT, Sansgiry S, Berger DH, Anaya DA,

Rectal Cancer
Nonoperative Management of Rectal Adenocarcinoma Examined. National trends in nonoperative management of rectal adenocarcinoma.
[published online ahead of print March 28, 2016] J Clin Oncol. doi:10.1200/JCO.2015.64.2066.

Ellis C, Samuel C, Stitzenberg K.

Endometrial Cancer

The Use of Adjuvant Treatment in Stage I Endometrioid Endometrial Cancer in the National Data Base (NCDB)
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr 5599)

Jain A, Handorf E, Mantia-Smaldone G.

Data on Endometrial Cancer Discussed by Researchers at New York Presbyterian Hospital (Magnitude of risk for nodal metastasis associated with lymphvascular space invasion for endometrial cancer
Health and Medine Week, Gynecology Oncology, 2016; 140(3): 387-393

J.Y. Hou, A.I. Tergas, W.M. Burke, Y.M. huang, J.C. Hu, C.V. Ananth, A.I. Neugut, D.L. Hershman and J.D. Wright.

Esophageal Cancer

Adjuvant Chemotherapy is Associated with Improved Survival After Esophagectomy without Induction Therapy for Node-positive Adenocarinoma.
The 50th annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Chicago, Illinois. May 30-June 3, 2014. J Thorac Oncol 2015 Jan; 10(1): 181-8 doi: 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000384. PubMed PMID: 25490005.

Speicher PJ, Englum BR, Ganapathi AM, Onaitis MW, D’Amico TA, Berry MF.

Induction Chemoradiation Therapy prior to Esophagectomy is Associated with Superior Long-term Survival for Esophageal Cancer
Dis Esophagus. 2014 Sep 12. doi: 10.1111/dote.12285.[Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25212528; PubMed Cnetral PMCID: PMC4362812

Speicher PJ, Wang X, Englum BR, Ganapathi AM, Yerokun B, Hartwig MG, D'Amico TA, Berry MF.


Induction Therapy Does Not Improve Survival for Clinical Stage T2N0 Esophageal Cancer. Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 2014; In press.

Speicher PJ, Ganapathi AM, Englum BR, Hartwig MG, Onaitis MW, D’Amico TA, Berry MF

Utility of Adjuvant Chemotherapy Following Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation and Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer
Ann Surg. In press [PMID 27501170}

Burt BR, Groth S, Sada YH, Farjah F, Cornwell L, Sugurbaker D, Massarweh NN.


Gastric Cancer

Albert Einstein College of Medicine Details findings in Gastric Cancer (Adjuvant Therapy Improves Survival for T2N0 Gastric Cancer Patients with Sub-Optimal Lymphadenectomy)
pub: Health & Medicine Week, June 10, 2016

H.In, Albert Eisnstein College of Medicine Dept. of Epidemiol & populat Hlth. Additonal authors: O.Kantor, S.M. Sharpe, M.S. Baker, M.S. Talamonti and M.C. Posner.

Extent of lymphadenectomy in surgically resected gastric carcinoma.
Accepted ASCO: the poster highlights session (poster and 3-5 slides to be delivered by a third party discussant.

Samples, JE, Stitzenberg, KB, and Meyers, MO

Liver Cancer

Predictors of Outcome in Pediatric Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Review of the National Cancer Data Base
Ped Blood & Cancer 2014. 61 (S145)

Y Shi, Y Rojas, W Zhang, E Beierle, J Doski, A Goldin, M Goldfarb, K Gow, M Langer, J Nuchtern, S Vasudevan.

Head and Neck

Increasing time to treatment initiation for head and neck cancer: An analysis of the National Cancer Database.
Article first published online: 9 DEC 2014 DOI: 10.1002/cncr.29191


Murphy, CT, Galloway, TJ, Handorf, EA, Wang, L, Mehra, R, Fieder, DB, and Ridge, JA.


Chemotherapy & Radiation May Improve Survival for some Elderly
Presented at Multidisciplinary Head & Neck Cancer Symposium –ASTRO
S. Oncology Times 38(8) pg. 27

Amin, A. & Karam,

Study Data from University of Colorado Provide New Insights into Head and Neck Cancer (Survival Outcomes With Concurrent Chemoradiation for Elderly Patients With Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer According to the National Cancer Data Base)
pub: June 10, 2016, Health & Medicine Week Newsletter

B.L. Jones, J.D. McDermott, H.S. Serracino. A. Jimeno, D. Raben, D. Ghosh, D.W. Bowles and S.D. Karam.

Racial differences in head and neck squamous cell carcinomas among non-Hispanic black and white males identified through the National Cancer Database(1998-2012)
Cancer Res Clin Oncol, June 1, 2016 [Epub ahead of print]

Petersen, CE, Khosia, S, Chen, LF, Joslin, CE, Davis, FG, Fitzgibbon, ML, Freels, S, Hoskins, K. J.

Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base to Describe Treatment Trends in Stage IV Oral Cavity and Pharyngeal Cancers in the United States, 1998-2012
Journal of Registry Management, Winter 2015, Volume 42, Number 4

Shai White Gilbertson, PhD, MSCR, Dipl Ac, CTR; Sybil Nelson, MS; Kevin Zhan, MD; Christopher Xiao, BA; Linda Cope, CTR, Terry Day, MD.

Total laryngectomy may be underused in advanced larynx cancer
J Natl Compr Cancer Network 2014; 12:1454-87

Cameron Kelsall. Grover S, et al. Int J radiation Oncol Biol Phys. 2015; doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2015.03.004 Pfister DG, et al.

Hodgkin and Other Lymphoma Cancers

Chemotherapy or combined modality therapy for early-stage Hodgkin lymphoma: A comparative, population-based study.

Rajesh Shrestha, Jorge J. Castillo, Adam J. Olszewski

Accepted as a poster, ASCO June 2014 – Abstract #125495

Early-Stage Hodgkin's Disease: The Utilization of Radiation Therapy and Its Impact on Overall Survival

Parikh, R.R., Yahalom, J., Talcott, J.A., Grossbard, M.L., Harrison, L.B. Radiation Oncology, September 1, 2014Volume 90, Issue 1, Supplement, Page S5


Treatment Selection and Outcomes in Early-Stage Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma: Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base, JCO, Published Ahead of Print on
January 12, 2015 as 10.1200/JCO.2014.58.7543. The latest version is at

http://jco.ascopubs.org/cgi/doi/10.1200/JCO.2014.58.7543

Olszewski, A.J., Shrestha, R, and Castillo, J.J.


Trends in Use of radiation Therapy from 2000 to 2012 Using National Cancer Data Base (NCDB): Is Less the New More?
JO. J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr e19501)

Goyal G, Silberstein PT, Armitage

What is the Optimal Management of Early-stage Low -Grade Follicular Lymphoma in the Modern Era?
Accepted for publication in Cancer (CNCR-15-0439.R1)

Vargo JA, Gill BS, Balasibramamo GL.

Epidemiology and Management of HIV-related Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) in the United States (US): Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB)
J. Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr 1521)

Adam J. Olszewski, Jaleh Fallah, Jorge J. Castillo.

Early High-Dose Therapy and Autologous Stem-Cell Transplantation in Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma: Outcome Study Using the National Cancer Data Base
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr 8560)

Karanam PK, Parsons BM, Al-Hamadani M, Go RS.)

Overall Survival in patients with Hodgkin Lymphoma: Disparities by Insurance Status
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr 8569)

Parikh R, Grossbard ML, Harrison LB, Yahalom J.

Treatment Selections and Survival Outcomes in Early-stage Diffuse Large Bcell Lymphoma: Do We Still Need Consolidative Radiotherapy?
Accepted for publication in Cancer

Vargo JA, Gill BS, Balasubramani GK, Beriwal S

Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Associated Lymphomas in the Antiretroviral therapy Era: Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base
American Cancer Society 2016

Adam J. Olszewski,MD, Jaleh Fallah,MD, Jorge J. Castillo, MD.

Recent Research from University of Colorado Highlight Findings in B-Cell Lymphoma (Improved survival with combined modality therapy in the modern era for primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma)
Health & Medicine Week, June 10, 2016, Newsletter

C.G. Rusthoven, B. L. Jones, M. Kamdar and R. Rabinovitch, M.W. Jackson.

Older patients with Early-Stage Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma: The Role of Consolidation Radiotherapy after Chemo-immunotherapy
Manuscript accepted for publication in Leukemia & Lymphoma - June 2016. doi: 10.1080/10428194.2016.1205739

Rahul R. Parikh, joachim Yahalom.

LARGE ANORECTAL GIST
Preoperative Chemotherapy improves survival inpatients with large anorectal GIST
June 10th, 2016 at the ASCRS Annual Meeting; Frontline News

Doug Banks

Melanoma

Disparities in the ase. management of melanoma in elderly patients: an analysis of patients from the National Cancer Data B

Tsai S, Soong SJ, Balch C, Lange J.

Poster: ASCO 2011 in Chicago; Manuscript in preparation.

Adjuvant radiation therapy and chemotherapy in Merkel cell carcinoma: Survival analysis of 6,908 cases from the National Cancer Data Base

Shailender Bhatia, Jayasri G. Iyer Barry E. Storer, Ata Moshir, Upendra Parvathaneni, David Byrd, Vernon K. Sondak, Jeffrey E. Gershenwald, Arthur J.
Sober, Paul Nghiem

Accepted as a Poster, ASCO 6/2/2014.

Melanoma in Giant Pigmented Nevicharacteristic, treament and survival of invasive malignant melanoma (MM) in giant pigmented nvi (GVN) in adults: 976 cases from the National Cancer DataBase (NCDB)
J Am Acad Dermatol http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2016.01.024

Turkeltaub, AE, Pezzi, TA, Pezzi, CM, and Dao, Jr., H.

Factors Impacting the diagnosis of stage IV Melanoma: A National Cancer Data Base (NCDB) Analysis
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr e17627)

Josef Beauvais, Gaurav Goyal, Peter T. Silberstein.

Merkel Cell Carcinoma


Adjuvant radiation therapy and chemotherapy in Merkel cell carcinoma: Survival analysis of 6,908 cases from the National Cancer Data Base – Poster ASCO
2014, Permanent Abstract ID: 9014.
doi: 10.1093/jnci/djw042, first published online May 31, 2016

Bhatia, S., Iyer, JG, Storer, BE, Moshiri, A, Phillips, JL, Parvathaneni, U., Byrd, D, Bichakjian, C, Sondak, VK, Gershenwald, Sover, AJ, and Nghiem, P.

Merkel Cell Carcinoma. Accepted as an oral presentation, ASTRO 9/14/2014.

Parikh, RR, Yahalom, J, Talcott, JA, Grossbard, ML, Harrison, LB


Analysis of Prognostic Factors from 9387 Merkel Cell Carcinoma Cases Forms the Basis for the New 8th Edition AJCC Staging System
Published online May 19, 2016, Annals of Surgical Oncology 2016. doi: 10.1245/s10434-016-5266-4

Kelly L. Harms, Mark A. Healy, Paul Nghiem, Arthur J. Sober, Timothy M. Johnson, Christopher K. Bichakjian, Sandra L. Wong.

Multiple Myeloma


Use of stem cell transplantation (SCT) as initial therapy in multiple myeloma (MM) and impact of socio-demographic factors in the era of novel agents:
analysis of the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB).

Al-Hamadani, M. and Go, RS.

Neuroblastomas

Complete Resection of High-Risk Neuroblastoma with Metastatic Disease: A Propensity Analysis
. The American Pediatric Surgical Association 2014 Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ. May 29-June 1, 2014.

Englum BR, Speicher PJ, Ganapathi AM, Castleberry AW, Driscoll TA, Kreissman SG, Rice HE. “

The Epidemiology and Temporal Trends in Treatment and Outcomes of Neuroblastoma: An Analysis of the NCDB
. The American Pediatric Surgical Association 2014 Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ. May 29-June 1, 2014.

Gulack BC, Englum BR, Ganapathi AM, Speicher PJ, Castleberry AW, Driscoll TA, Kreissman SG, Rice HE. “

Disparities in Receipt of Modern Concurrent Chemotherapy in Glioblastoma
Journal of Neuro-Oncology doi: 10.1007/s11060-016-2101-5

R. Rhone, R. Fisher, A. Hormigo, R.R. Parikh.

RETROPERITONEAL SARCOMA

Pre-and Post -Op Radiotherapy Improves Survival in Retroperitoneal Sarcoma
Cancer Network, Journal Oncology, June 1, 2016.

Dave Levithan.

Lung Cancer

Quality Measures May Lengthen Survival in NSCLC
Oncology Nursing Forum; pub. 7/1/2016presented at the 96th American Asscoiation for Thoracic Surgery Annual Meeting, May 2016

Elisa Becze, BA, ELS, P. Samson, T. D. Crabtree, C.G. Robinson, D. Morgensztern, S.R., Broderick, D. Kreisel, V. Pun

Surgery May Boost Survival in Certain Advanced Lung Cancers
American Lung Association, Chicago, June 2015. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. Maureen Salamon, Health Day Reporter, June 2015

Varun Purl, MD, Assistant Professor, Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, Norman H. Edelman, MD, Senior Scientific Advisor.

The Role of Surgical Resection in Stage IIIA Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Decision and Cost Effectiveness Analysis
Ann Thorac Surg 2015; 100: 2026-32.

Pamela Samson, MD, Aalok Patel, BS, Cliff G. Robinson, MD, Daniel Morgensztern, MD, Su-Hsin Chang, PhD, Graham A. Colditz, MD, Saiama Waqar, MD, Traves D. Crabtree, MD, A. Sasha Krupnick, MD, Daniel Kreisel, MD, G. Alexander Patterson, MD, Bryan F. Meyers, MD, MPH and Varun Puri, MD, MSCI.

Role of Chemoradiotherapy in Elderly Patients with Limited-Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer
Journal of Clinical Oncology. Vol. 13 (36). Dec. 20, 2015

Christopher D. Corso, Charles E. Rutter, Henry S. Park, Nathaniel S. Park, Lester-Coll, Anthony W. Kim, Lynn D. Wilson, Zain A. Husain, Rogerio C. Lilenbaum, James B. Yu and Roy H. Decker.

Trimodality therapy in the treatment of stage IIIA non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): analysis of the National Cancer Database
Behera M, Steuer CE, Fernandez F, Liu Y, Fu C, Gillespie TW, Higgins KA, Saba NF, Pillai RN, Force S, Pakkala S, Shin DM, Owonikoko TK, Belani CP, Curran WJ, Khuri FR, Ramalingam SS.

J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl: abstr 7514)

Nonclinical Factors Associated with 30-day Mortality after Lung Cancer Resection: An Analysis of 215,000 patients Using the National Cancer Data Base
J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2015 Aug; 221(2):550-63. PMCID: PMC4514912

Melvan JN, Sancheti MS, Gillespie T, Nickleach DC, Liu Y, Higgins K, et al.

Non-Clinical Factors Associated with 30-Day Mortality following Lung Cancer Resection: An Analysis of 215,000 Patients using the National Cancer Data Base
J Amer Coll Surgeons, Accepted March 2015.ePub April 15, 2015. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.03.056

John N Melvan MD, PhD, Manu S. Sancheti MD, Theresa Gillespie PhD, MA, Dana C Nickleach MA, Yuan Liu PhD, Kristin Higgins MD, Suresh Ramalingam MD, Joseph Lipscomb PhD, Felix G Fernandez MD.

Intensity Modulated Radiation therapy is Associated with Improved Survival in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer with Advanced T Stage: Results from the National Cancer Data Base.
J Thoracic Oncology, Accepted June 2015

Naresh Jegadeesh MD, Yuan Liu PhD, Theresa Gillespie PhD, Felix Fernandez, Suresh Ramalingam MD, John Mikell MD, Joseph Lipscomb PhD, Walter J. Curran MD, Kristin A Higgins MD.

Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Versus No Treatment for Early-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer in Medically Inoperable Elderly Patients: A National Cancer Data Base Analysis
Cancer, Accepted July 2015

Ronica H. Nanda, Yuan Liu, Theresa Wicklin; John LeCraw Mikell, Suresh S. Ramalingam; Fwelix Fernandez, Walter J. curran, Joseph Lipscomb; Kristin Higgins.

Survival after Sublolar Resection vs Lobectomy for Clinical Stage IA Cancer: An Analysis of Over 5,000 Patients from the National Cancer Data Base
Journal of Thoracic Oncology, Accepted July 2015

Onkar V. Khullar MD, Theresa Gillespie PhD, Dana Nickleach MA, Yuan Liu Phd, Kristin Higgins, MD, Suresh Ramalingam MD, Joseph Lipscomb PhD, Felix G. Fernandez MD.

Adding radiation to induction chemotherapy does not improve survival of patients with operable clinical N2 non-small cell lung cancer
J. Thorac Cardiovasc Sur. 2015 Jul 2. pii: S0022-5223 (15) 01090-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.06.062 [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26259994

Yang CJ, Gulack BC, Gu L, Speicher PJ, Wang X, Harpole DH, Onaitis MW, D'Amico TA, Berry MF, Harywig MG.

Adjuvant Chemotherapy after Lobectomy for T1-2N0 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Are the Guidelines Supported?
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2015 Jun;13(6): 755-61. PubMed PMID: 26085391

Speicher PJ, Gu L, Wang X, Hartwig MG, D'Amico TA, Berry MF.

Defining the Role of Adjuvant Chemotherapy after Lobectomy for Typical Bronchopulmonary Carcinoid Tumors
Ann Thoracc Surg. 2015 Feb; 99(2): 428-34 doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.08.030. Epub 2014 Dec 10. PubMed PMID: 25499480.

Nussbaum DP, Speicher PJ, Gulack BC, Hartwig MG, Onaitis MW, D'Amico TA, Berry MF.

Role of Adjuvant therapy in a Population -Based Cohort of Patients With Early-Stage Small-Cell Lung Cancer
JCO April 1, 2016: 1057-1064; DOI: 10. 1200/JCO.2015.63.8171

Chi-Fu Jeffrey Yang, Derek Y. Chan, Paul J. Speicher, Brian C. Gulack, Xiaofei Wang, Matthew G. Hartwig, Mark W. Onaitis, Betty C. Tong, Thomas A. D'Amico, Mark F. Berry and David H. Harpole.

Chemotherapy effective for elderly patients with limited-stage small cell lung cancer
J Clin Oncol. 2015; doi: 10.1200/JCO.2015.62.4270.

Roy H. Decker, MD, PhD, and colleagues. Corso CD,et al.

Evaluating the fate of patients who undergo resections of very large, node-negative lung cancers using the National Cancer Database
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg (2016) 49 (2):596-601 forst published online April 18, 2015 doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezc139

Jia Liu, Jacquelyn G. Hancock, Amy C. Moreno, Zuoheng Wang, Daniel J. Boffa, Frank C. Detterbeck and Anthony W. Kim.

Adjuvant Chemotherapy is Associated with Improved Survival in Node Negative NSCLC with Chest Wall Involvement.
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association, Podium Presentation, June24-27, 2015, Whistler, BC

Ahmad, U, Crabtree, TD, Patel, AP, Morgensztern, D, Robinson, CG. Krupnick, AS, Kreisel, D, Patterson, GA, Meyers, BF, Puri, V

Patterns of care in Hilar Node-Positive (N1) Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Missed Treatment Opportunity?
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association, Podium Presentation, June24-27, 2015

Bott, M., Patel, A, Crabtree, TD, Morgensztern, D, Robinson, CG, Colditz, GA, Waqar, S, Kreisel, D., Krupnick, AS, Patterson, GA, Broderick, S, Meyers, BF,
Puri, V,


Patients selected for definitive concurrent chemoradiation at high-volume facilities achieve improved survival in stage III non-small cell lung cancer

. J Thorac Oncol. 2015 Feb 21. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25738221 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Wang EH, Rutter CE, Corso CD, Decker RH, Wilson LD, Kim AW, Yu JB, Park HS.

Impact of adjuvant treatment for microscopic residual disease after non-small cell lung cancer surgery
. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Feb;99(2):406-13. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.09.033. Epub 2014 Dec 17. PMID: 25528723 [PubMed - in process]

Hancock JG, Rosen JE, Antonicelli A, Moreno A, Kim AW, Detterbeck FC, Boffa DJ.

Stage I Lung SBRT Clinical Practice Patterns
. Am J Clin Oncol. 2014 Dec 10. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25503436 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Corso CD, Park HS, Moreno AC, Kim AW, Yu JB, Husain ZA, Decker RH.

Predictors of mortality after surgical management of lung cancer in the National Cancer Database.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Dec;98(6):1953-60. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.07.007. Epub 2014 Oct 18. PMID: 25443003 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Rosen JE, Hancock JG, Kim AW, Detterbeck FC, Boffa DJ.

PMID: 25443003 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Now or later: evaluating the importance of chemotherapy timing in resectable stage III (N2) lung cancer in the National Cancer Database.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jan;99(1):200-8. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.08.040. Epub 2014 Nov 20. PMID: 25440272 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Boffa DJ, Hancock JG, Yao X, Goldberg S, Rosen JE, Kim AW, Moreno A, Detterbeck FC.


Re-evaluation of the Role of Postoperative Radiotherapy and the Impact of Radiation Dose for Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Using the National Cancer
Database.

J Thorac Oncol. 2015 Jan;10(1):148-55. doi: 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000406. PMID: 25325781 [PubMed - in process]

Corso CD, Rutter CE, Wilson LD, Kim AW, Decker RH, Husain ZA.

Bolstering the case for lobectomy in stages I, II, and IIIA small-cell lung cancer using the National Cancer Data Base.
J Thorac Oncol. 2015 Feb;10(2):316-23. doi: 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000402. PMID: 25319182 [PubMed - in process]

Combs SE, Hancock JG, Boffa DJ, Decker RH, Detterbeck FC, Kim AW.




Increase in the use of lung stereotactic body radiotherapy without a preceding biopsy in the United States
. Lung Cancer. 2014 Sep;85(3):390-4. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2014.06.013. Epub 2014 Jun 24. PMID: 25001510 [PubMed - in process]

Rutter CE, Corso CD, Park HS, Mancini BR, Yeboa DN, Lester-Coll NH, Kim AW, Decker RH.

Management of clinical stage IIIA primary lung cancers in the National Cancer Databa
se. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Aug;98(2):424-32; discussion 432. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.04.067. Epub 2014 Jun 12. PMID: 24929895 [PubMed - indexed for
MEDLINE]

Hancock J, Rosen J, Moreno A, Kim AW, Detterbeck FC, Boffa DJ.


Treating locally advanced disease: an analysis of very large, hilar lymph node positive non-small cell lung cancer using the National Cancer Data Base.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Apr;97(4):1149-55. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.12.045. Epub 2014 Feb 26.

PMID: 24582051 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Moreno AC, Morgensztern D, Boffa DJ, Decker RH, Yu JB, Detterbeck FC, Wang Z, Rose MG, Kim AW.

Ovarian


Disparities in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer According to Race and Socioeconomic Status: Adherence to National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)
Guidelines and Survival Outcome, a Study of 47,160 Patients from the National Cancer Data Base.

J Natl Cancer Inst. 2013 Apr 4. [Epub ahead of print].

Bristow BE, Powell MA, al-Hammadi N, Chen L, Miller JP, Roland PY, Mutch DG, Cliby WA


Adherence with National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Guidelines Associated with Improved Survival in Ovarian Cancer Patients, A Study of 144,449
Patients From the National Cancer Data Base: A Project from The Society of Gynecologic Oncologists (SGO) Quality and Outcomes Committee.

Poster: SGO’s 2011 Annual Meeting on Women's Cancer,

Powell M, Cliby WA, Bristow BE, al-Hammadi N, Chen L, Miller JP, Roland PY, Mutch DG

Patterns of Ovarian Cancer Care in the United States: call to action for gynecologic cancer specialists

William A. Cliby, Matthew A. Powell, Noor Al-Hammadi, Ling Chen,, J. Philip Miller, PhD, Phillip Y. Roland, David G. Mutch, Robert E. Bristow


One in 5 women with ovarian cancer does not undergo surgery, Penn study reveals
published online June 4, 2016 - 05:34 in Health & Medicine

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Utilization and Outcomes of Chemotherapy in Women With Intermediate - Risk, Early Stage Ovarian Cancer
Obstetrics & Gynecology, June 1, 2016

Sudesha Chatterjee, MD, Ling Chen, MD, MPH, Ana I Tergas, MD, MPH, William M. Burke, MD, June Y. Hou, MD, Cande V. Ananth, PhD, MPH, Alfred I. Neugut, MD, PhD, Dawn L. Hershmann, MD, and Jason D. Wright, MD.

Pancreas


Adjuvant Radiation Plus Chemotherapy Is Associated with Improved Survival in PancreaticCancer: an Analysis from the National Cancer Data Base.

Oral presentation: SSO 65th Annual Cancer Symposium, 2012.

Kooby DA, Gillespie TW, Byrd-Sellers J, Bian J, Landry J, Lipscomb J.


5-year survival benefit of adjuvant radiation plus chemotherapy for resected pancreatic adenocarcinoma in the United States: Results from the National
Cancer Data Base.

Manuscript in preparation.

Kooby DA, Gillespie TW, Landry J, Kimsey T, Liu Y, Bian J, Byrd-Sellers J, Lipscomb J.

Influence of Adjuvant Radiation Therapy Dose on Overall Survival for Resected Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma.
Manuscript accepted for Cancer.

William A. Hall, Lauren E. Colbert, Yuan Liu, Theresa Gillespie, Joseph Lipscomb, Claire Hardy, David A. Kooby, John Kauh, and Jerome C. Landry.

Impact of Extent of Surgery on Survival in Patients with Small Nonfunctional Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in the United States.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 May 20. [Epub ahead of print].

Gratian L1, Pura J, Dinan M, Roman S, Reed S, Sosa JA.

Impact of Adjuvant Radiation therapy Dose on Overall Survival for Resected Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
J. Ann Surg Oncol 2013; 20(11):3634-3642. PMID:23771249

Kooby DA, Gillespie TW, Liu Y, Byrd-Sellers J, Bian J, Landry J. Lipscomb

Prostate Cancer


Metastatic smallcellcarcinoma of the prostate: Population-based analysis of patient characteristics and treatment paradigms,
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2014.06.006

1078-1439/r 2014 Elsevier Inc.

Cohen, A., Richards, KA, Patel, S, Weiner, A, Eggener, SE, Szmulewitz, RZ


Population-based analysis of treatment modalities and survival for clinically localized small-cell carcinoma of the prostate, Prostate Cancer and
Prostatic Disease advance online publication, 15 July 2014; doi:10.1038/pcan.2014.26

Weiner, AB, Patel, SG, Richards, KA, Szmulewitz, RZ, and Eggener, SE


The Rise and Fall of Prostate Brachytherapy: Use of Brachytherapy for the Treatment of Localized Prostate Cancer in the National Cancer Data Base

, Cancer 2012. DOI: 10.1002/cncr.28697: pp. 1-8.

Jeffrey M. Martin, Elizabeth A. Handor; Alexander Kutikov, Robert G. Uzzo; Justin E. Bekelma; Eric M. Horwitz; and Marc C. Smaldone


Changes in Radiation Therapy Used Across the US for Prostate Cancer from 2004-2012
Accepted for poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology, San Antonio, October, 2015

Baker BR, Ramsanker B, Mohiuddin JJ, Chen RC.

Disparity by Insurance Status and race in Receipt of Aggressive and Treatments for High Risk Prostate Cancer/Pca
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr 6538) Poster presentation delivered at the Annual Meeting of the Maerican Society of Clinical Oncology, Chicago, IL June 2015

Baker BR, Ramsankar B, Mohiuddin JJ, Chen RC.

Radiotherapy After Prostate Cancer Surgery Declining
Cy Fair Lifestyle and Homes published 6/2/2016 online version

Helmneth Sineshaw, MD, MPH

Relaxed guidelines on PSA testing might miss aggressive tumors
HealthDay News updated 9/22/2015

Steven Reinberg, Health Day Reporter

Findings on Prostate Cancer Detailed by Investigators at University of Michigan (National Trends and Determinants of Proton Therapy Use for Prostate Cancer: A National Cancer Data Base Study)
Health & Medicine Week, Friday, June 10, 2016

B.A. Mahal, Univ Michigan Health System, Dept of Raiat Oncol, Ann Arbor, MI;additional authors: Y.W. Chen, J.A. Efstathiou, V. Muralidhar, K.E. Hoffman, J.B. Yu, F.Y. Feng, C.J. Beard, N.E. Martin, P.F. Orio and P.L. Nguyen.

Sarcomas


Patterns of chemotherapy administration in soft tissue sarcoma (STS) and impact on overall survival (OS): A National Cancer Database (NCDB) analysis

.

Sujana Movva

Pulmonary Sarcomatoid Carcinoma: An analysis of the National Cancer Data Base
J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl: abstr 7537).

Steur CE, Behera M, Liu Y, Fu C, Gillespie TW, Saba NF, Shin DM, Pillai RN, Pakkala S, Owonikoko TK, Khurl FR, Ramalingam SS.

Testicular and Other Male-Specific Cancers

The Influence of Access to Care on Adherence to Clinical Practice Guidelines for Testis Cancer.
Accepted as poster presentation for SUO 2013, SESAUA 2014, AUA 2014.

C.J. Stimson, Zach Reardon, Harras B. Zaid, Sanjay G. Patel, Zach Reardon, Daniel A. Barocas, Matthew J. Resnick, Sam S. Chang


National Patterns in the Management of Leydig Cell and Sertoli Cell Testicular Cancer: An Analysis of 192 Patients from the National Cancer Database.

Accepted for poster presentation for SUO 2013 and SESAUA 2014.

Harras B. Zaid, C.J. Stimson, Sam D. Kaffenberger, Sanjay G. Patel, Zach Reardon, Daniel A. Barocas, Matthew J. Resnick, Sam S. Chang



National Trends in Utilization of Lymph Node Dissection for Penile Cancer.
Accepted as Poster presentation for AUA National Meeting 2014

Sam D. Kaffenberger, Harras B. Zaid, Daniel A. Barocas, Matthew J. Resnick, Sam S. Chang

Thyroid Cancer

Comparison of Secondary and Primary Thyroid Cancer in Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA).

Melanie Goldfarb MD1 and David R. Freyer, DO, MS2 Cancer. 2014 February 24. [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 24615715.

The Effect of Extent of Surgery on Overall Survival in Patients with Medullary Thyroid Cancer.

Nazanene H, Esfandiari MD, Hughes DT, Yin H, Banerjee M, Haymart MR

Endocrine Society Meeting 31 January 2013.

Pediatric Thyroid cancers: A Review of the National Cancer Data Base
JACS 2014. 219(4) e 28

Nice T, Pasara S, Goldfarb M, Goldin AB, Doski JJ, Langer M, Nuchtern JG, Vasudevan SA, Gow KW, Beierle EA.

Sociodemographic Disparities in Treatment of Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma
Ann Surg Oncol. 2015

Dacey M, Goldfarb M.

Treatment and Survival of Patients with Insular Thyroid Carcinoma: 508 Cases from the National Cancer Data Base
HEAD & NECK - Wiley Online Library (wileyonline library.com) DOI 10.1002/hed.24342, pp 1-7 (Accepted 10/18/2015)

Pezzi TA, Sandulache VC, Pezzi CM, Turkeltaub AE, Feng L, Cabanillas ME, Williams MD and Lai SY.

Radioactive iodine timing does not affect overall survival in papillary thyroid carcinoma
Endocr Pract. 2016 doi: 10.4158/EP151088.OR

Suman P, et al.

Urethral Cancer

Gender Influence on Presentation, Management, and Overall Survival in Primary Urethral Cancer.
Accepted as Poster presentation for AUA National Meeting 2014

Zach Reardon, Harras B. Zaid, Sam D. Kaffenberger, Sanjay G. Patel, Daniel A. Barocas, Matthew J. Resnick, Sam S. Chang

Vulvar Cancer

Impact of adjuvant chemotherapy with radiation for node-positive vulvar cancer: A National Cancer Data Base (NCDB) analysis.
Accepted but not yet published in Gynecologic Oncology

Gill, BS, Bernard, ME, Lin, JF, Balasubramani, GK, Rajagopalan, MS., Sukumbanich, P, Krivak, TC, Olawaiye, AB, Kelley, JL