WCC Research

Published Papers by the Physicians of the Women's Cancer Center

Published papers by the physicians at the Women's Cancer Center, sponsors of this information portal, are listed below. Links to electronic versions are provided if available. For more information about research not online, you may contact the Center directly.

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Bibliography

  1. Ballon S, Cohen H, Strasberg Z: Recurrent pancretitis due to parathyroid aenoma in a normocalcemic patient. J Can Med Assn 106: 51-54, 1972
  2. McKeekin, D. Scott, McGonigle, Kathryn F, Vasilev, Steven A: Cervical Cancer Prevention: Cost-Effective Screening. Medscape Women's Health 2(12), 1997; http://www.medscape.com.
  3. Portnuff JC, Ballon SC, Langer A: The intrauterine contraceptive device. A prospective five year clinical study. Am J Obstet Gynecol 114: 934-937, 1972
  4. Portnuff J, Ballon S: Hepatic rupture in pregancy. Am J Obstet Gynecol 114: 1102-1104, 1972
  5. Portnuff JC, Ballon SC: The Pereyra procedure in the management of urinary stress incontinence. Am J Obstet Gynecol 115: 407-410, 1973
  6. Spirtos, Nick M., Schlaerth, John B., d'Ablaing III, Gerrit and C. Paul Morrow: A Critical Evaluation of the Endocervical Curettage . Obstetrics & Gynelcology Vol. 70 No. 5: 729-33, November 1987
  7. Spirtos, Nick M. Spirtos, M.D., and Charles A. Ballard, M.D: The Use of Vascular Clips To Minimize Blood Loss In Colpourethropexy.SURGERY, Gynecology & Obstetrics, November, 1987, Vol. 165, 419-20
  8. Spirtos, Nick M. MD, and Samuel C. Ballon, MD: Needle Catheter Jejunostomy: A controlled, prospective, randomized trial in patients with gynecologic malignancy. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Vol. 158, No. 6, Pt. 1., pp. 1285-1290, June 1988
  9. Spirtos, Nick M., Doshi, B.P., Kapp, Daniel S., and Nelson Teng: Radiation Therapy for Primary Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Vagina: Stanford University Experience. Gynecologic Oncology 35: 20-26, 1989
  10. Spirtos NM, Schlaerth JB, Gross GM, Spirtos TW, Schlaerth AC, and Samuel C.Ballon: Cost and quality-of-life analysis of surgery for early endometrial cancer: Laparotomy versus laparoscopy. Presented at the Sixty-second Annual Meeting of the Pacific Coast Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, September 1995.
  11. Spirtos NM, Schlaerth JB, Kimball RE, Leiphart VM, and Samuel C.Ballon: Laparoscopic radical hysterectomy (type III) with aortic and pelvic lymphadenectomy. Presented at the Sixty-second Annual Meeting of the Pacific Coast Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, September 1995.
  12. Spirtos NM, Gross GM, Freddo JL, and Samuel C. Ballon: Cytoreductive Surgery in Advanced Epithelial Cancer of the Ovary: The Impact of aortic and Pelvic Lymphadectomy. Gynecologic Oncology 56: 345-352 1995.
  13. Spirtos NM, Schlaerth JB, Spirtos TW, Schlaerth AC, Indman PD, and Ronald E. Kimball:Laparoscopic bilateral pelvic and paraaortic lymph node sampling: An Evolving Technique. Am J Obstet Gynecol: 105-111 July 1995.
  14. Spirtos NM, Smith LH and Teng NNH: Prospective Randomized Trial of Topical a-Interferon (a -Interferon Gels) for the Treatment of Vulvar Intraepithelial Neoplasia III. Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Gynecology Obstetrics, Stanford University Medical Center, Sanford, CA.
  15. Nick M. Spirtos, M.D., Scott M. Eisenkop, M.D. Samuel C. Ballon, and John B. Schlaerth, M.D.:Initial Surgical Cytoreduction is an Essential Part of the Management of Patients with an Advanced Ovarian Cancer.
  16. Nick M. Spirtos, M.D., Cynthia M. Westby, M.S., M.A., Hervy E. Averette, M.D. and John T. Soper, M.D.: Blood Transfusion and the Risk of Recurrance in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Cervix: A Gynecologic Oncology Group Study. July 1999.
  17. Spirtos NM, Scott M. Eisenkop, MD, John B. Schlaerth, MD, and Samuel C. Ballon, MD: Laparoscopic Radical Hysterectomy (Type III) with Aortic and Pelvic Lymphadenectomy: Surgical Morbidity and Intermediate Follow-up.
  18. John B. Schlaerth, MD, Nicola M. Spirtos, MD, and Alan C. Schlaerth, MD,: General Obstetrics and Gynecology: Radical trachelectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy with uterine preservation in the treatment of cervical cancer. July 2002.

Affiliates' Published Research

  1. Senofsky GM: Surgical Options for Breast Cancer and Reconstructive Surgery. Surgery of the Breast: Principles and Art.
    Lippincott-Raven Publishers, Philadelphia 1998.
  2. Senofsky GM: Surgical Options for Breast Cancer and Reconstructive Surgery as published in Breast Cancer, a report to the community from Providence Holy Cross Medical Center.
  3. Senofsky GM, Gierson ED, Craig PH, Gamagami PP, and Silverstein MJ: Local Excision, Lumpectomy, and Quadrantectomy Surgical Considerations. Surgery of the Breast: Principles and Art.
    Lippincott-Raven Publishers, Philadelphia 1998.