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Risk, outcomes, and costs of radiation-induced oral mucositis among patients with head-and-neck malignancies.
- L. Elting, C. Cooksley, M. Chambers, A. Garden
- International journal of radiation oncology…
- 15 July 2007
PURPOSE To study the risk, outcomes, and costs of radiation-induced oral mucositis (OM) among patients receiving radiotherapy (RT) to head and neck primary cancers. METHODS AND MATERIALS A… Expand
415 patients with adenosquamous carcinoma of the pancreas: a population-based analysis of prognosis and survival.
- C. A. Boyd, Jaime Benarroch-Gampel, K. Sheffield, C. Cooksley, T. Riall
- The Journal of surgical research
- 1 February 2011
BACKGROUND Adenosquamous carcinoma of the pancreas is rare. Our understanding of the disease and its prognosis comes mainly from small retrospective studies. METHODS Using the Surveillance,… Expand
Correlation between annual volume of cystectomy, professional staffing, and outcomes
The association between high procedure volume and lower perioperative mortality is well established among cancer patients who undergo cystectomy. However, to the authors' knowledge, the association… Expand
Tuberculosis in Cancer Patients: An Update
The demographics of tuberculosis (TB) and the therapy of malignancies have significantly changed since the last comprehensive review of TB in cancer patients. Fifty-six patients with both TB and… Expand
Clinical model of lifetime cost of treating bladder cancer and associated complications.
OBJECTIVES To estimate the lifetime cost of bladder cancer and the contribution of complications to the total costs. METHODS We reviewed the medical records of a retrospective cohort of 208… Expand
Epidemiology and outcomes of serious influenza‐related infections in the cancer population
- C. Cooksley, E. Avritscher, B. Bekele, K. Rolston, J. M. Geraci, L. Elting
- 1 August 2005
Although patients with cancer generally respond favorably to vaccination, they may not receive annual influenza vaccinations. The current population‐based study described the epidemiology and… Expand
Epidemiology of treatment-associated mucosal injury after treatment with newer regimens for lymphoma, breast, lung, or colorectal cancer
- J. Jones, E. Avritscher, C. Cooksley, M. Michelet, B. Bekele, L. Elting
- Supportive Care in Cancer
- 7 April 2006
Goals of work: Oral and gastrointestinal (GI) mucositis are frequent complications of chemotherapy and radiotherapy for cancer, contributing to not only the morbidity of treatment but its cost as… Expand
HIV-Related Malignancies: Community-Based Study using Linkage of Cancer Registry and HIV Registry Data
- C. Cooksley, L. Y. Hwang, D. Waller, C. E. Ford
- International journal of STD & AIDS
- 1 December 1999
For people immunosuppressed by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), we expect an increase in cancer incidence similar to that documented in transplant patients. We examined the cancer spectrum in an… Expand
Scope and epidemiology of cancer therapy-induced oral and gastrointestinal mucositis.
OBJECTIVE To discuss the scope and epidemiology of cancer therapy-induced mucositis. DATA SOURCE Peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. CONCLUSION Mucositis is a frequent and costly… Expand
Mammography capacity impact on screening rates and breast cancer stage at diagnosis.
- L. Elting, C. Cooksley, +5 authors Richard Theriault
- American journal of preventive medicine
- 1 August 2009
BACKGROUND Mammography capacity in the U.S. reportedly is adequate, but has not been examined in nonmetropolitan areas. This study examined the relationships between in-county mammography facilities… Expand