Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2023 A prostate biopsy risk calculator based on MRI: development and comparison of the Prospective Loyola University multiparametric MRI (PLUM) and Prostate Biopsy Collaborative Group (PBCG) risk calculatorsBJU International.  131:227-235. 2023
2023 Reply to “Micro-ultrasound may significantly reduce the proportion of unnecessary prostate biopsies in patients with PI-RADS 3 lesions”Cancer.  129:322. 2023
2023 #ENT: Otolaryngology Residency Programs Create Social Media Platforms to Connect With Applicants During COVID-19 Pandemic 2023
2022 Molecular biomarkers in the context of focal therapy for prostate cancer: recommendations of a Delphi Consensus from the Focal Therapy SocietyMinerva Urologica e Nefrologica.  74:581-589. 2022
2022 Reply by AuthorsInvestigative urology.  208:770. 2022
2022 Urology Residency Match: Trends and CostsInvestigative urology.  208:767-770. 2022
2022 Multi-institutional analysis of clinical and imaging risk factors for detecting clinically significant prostate cancer in men with PI-RADS 3 lesionsCancer.  128:3287-3296. 2022
2022 Addressing the Financial Burdens of away Rotations in Surgical Fields 2022
2022 Defining Oligometastatic Disease in the New Era of PSMA‐PET Imaging for Primary Staging of Prostate CancerCancers.  14. 2022
2022 Single- versus multi-port robotic partial nephrectomy: a comparative analysis of perioperative outcomes and analgesic requirementsJournal of Robotic Surgery.  16:695-703. 2022
2022 The Significance of Squamous Histology on Clinical Outcomes and PD-L1 Expression in Bladder CancerInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  30:6-14. 2022
2022 Imaging for the Initial Staging and Post-Treatment Surveillance of Penile Squamous Cell CarcinomaDiagnostics.  12. 2022
2022 Integration of magnetic resonance imaging into prostate cancer nomogramsTherapeutic Advances in Urology.  14. 2022
2022 Magnetic resonance imaging–based risk calculators optimize selection for prostate biopsy among biopsy-naive menCancer.  128:25-27. 2022
2022 Role of molecular imaging in the detection of localized prostate cancerTherapeutic Advances in Urology.  14. 2022
2021 18F-Fluciclovine PET/CT performance in biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer: a systematic reviewProstate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases.  24:997-1006. 2021
2021 The stanford prostate cancer calculator: Development and external validation of online nomograms incorporating PIRADS scores to predict clinically significant prostate cancerUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  39:831.e19-831.e27. 2021
2021 An evaluation of social media utilization by general surgery programs in the COVID-19 era 2021
2021 External Validation of the Renal Ablation-Specific (MC)2 Risk Scoring System in Predicting Complications from Percutaneous Renal CryoablationCardiovascular and Interventional Radiology.  44:1763-1768. 2021
2021 Family medicine residency virtual adaptations for applicants during COVID-19Family Medicine.  53:684-688. 2021
2021 Neurosurgical residency adaptations for the residency application cycle amid the COVID-19 pandemic: Acute on chronic sequelaeInterdisciplinary Neurosurgery.  25. 2021
2021 Update on the role of imaging in clinical staging and restaging of renal cell carcinoma based on the AJCC 8th edition, from the AJR special series on cancer stagingAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  217:541-555. 2021
2021 Utility of 18F-fluciclovine PET/MRI for staging newly diagnosed high-risk prostate cancer and evaluating response to initial androgen deprivation therapy: A prospective single-arm pilot studyAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  217:720-729. 2021
2021 Economic Evaluation of Urine-Based or Magnetic Resonance Imaging Reflex Tests in Men With Intermediate Prostate-Specific Antigen Levels in the United StatesValue in Health.  24:1111-1117. 2021
2021 Novel PET imaging methods for prostate cancerWorld Journal of Urology.  39:687-699. 2021
2021 Portable Perfusion Phantom Offers Quantitative Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Accurate Prostate Cancer Grade Stratification: A Pilot StudyAcademic Radiology.  28:405-413. 2021
2021 Synchronous Malignancies Identified by 18F-fluciclovine Positron Emission Tomography for Prostate Cancer: Case Series and Mini-ReviewClinical Genitourinary Cancer.  19:e37-e40. 2021
2021 MR-Guided High-Intensity Directional Ultrasound Ablation of Prostate CancerCurrent Urology Reports.  22. 2021
2021 Mri-guided focal laser ablation of prostate cancer: A prospective single-arm, single-center trial with 3 years of follow-up 2021
2021 Reply to: Virtual Interviews for the 2020-2021 National Residency Matching Program During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Curse or Blessing? 2021
2021 The #Path2Path Virtual Landscape During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Preparing for the 2020 Pathology Residency Recruitment SeasonAcademic Pathology.  8. 2021
2020 Fusion of high B-value diffusion-weighted and T2-weighted MR images increases sensitivity for identification of extraprostatic disease in prostate cancerClinical Imaging.  68:202-209. 2020
2020 In ResponseAnesthesia and Analgesia.  131:E255-E256. 2020
2020 Osteoporosis screening using computed tomography for men with prostate cancer: results of a prospective studyArchives of Osteoporosis.  15. 2020
2020 Perioperative outcomes of laparoscopic, robotic, and open approaches to pheochromocytomaJournal of Robotic Surgery.  14:849-854. 2020
2020 Impact of COVID-19 on Away Rotations in Surgical FieldsJournal of Surgical Research.  255:96-98. 2020
2020 Renal Hilar Clamping With a Standard Robotic Bulldog Clamp Using the Single Port da Vinci RobotUrology.  145:297. 2020
2020 Multicenter Multireader Evaluation of an Artificial Intelligence-Based Attention Mapping System for the Detection of Prostate Cancer with Multiparametric MRIAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  215:903-912. 2020
2020 Single-port robotic partial and radical nephrectomies for renal cortical tumors: initial clinical experienceJournal of Robotic Surgery.  14:773-780. 2020
2020 Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder Is Not Associated With High-risk HPVUrology.  144:158-163. 2020
2020 Biomarkers Associated With Tumor Ki67 and Cathepsin L Gene Expression in Prostate Cancer Patients Participating in a Presurgical Weight Loss TrialFrontiers in Oncology.  10. 2020
2020 Perioperative Outcomes of Single vs Multi-Port Robotic Assisted Radical Prostatectomy: A Single Institutional ExperienceInvestigative urology.  204:490-495. 2020
2020 Reply by AuthorsInvestigative urology.  204:495. 2020
2020 The role of imaging in bladder cancer diagnosis and stagingDiagnostics.  10. 2020
2020 MRI-targeted prostate biopsy: key considerations for pathologistsHistopathology.  77:18-25. 2020
2020 Editorial CommentInvestigative urology.  203:1092-1093. 2020
2020 Internal validation and decision curve analysis of a preoperative nomogram predicting a postoperative complication in pheochromocytoma surgery: An international studyInternational Journal of Urology.  27:463-468. 2020
2020 Metastatic prostate cancer to an ischiorectal fossa lymph node identified on multiparametric magnetic resonance imagingUrology Annals.  12:172-175. 2020
2020 Financial implications of biparametric prostate MRIProstate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases.  23:88-93. 2020
2020 Magnetic resonance imaging as a personalised tool to safely avoid prostate biopsyBJU International.  125:335-336. 2020
2020 Comparison of Urologic Transfers to Academic Medical Centers: A Multi-institutional PerspectiveUrology.  136:100-104. 2020
2020 Focused Submission of Tissue for Radical Prostatectomy Following Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging/Ultrasound Fusion-Targeted BiopsyInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  28:44-50. 2020
2020 High-volume Concurrent Polypoid Ureteritis and Ureteritis Cystica Manifesting With Ureteral ObstructionUrology.  136:e7-e11. 2020
2020 Morphology, p16, HPV, and outcomes in squamous cell carcinoma of the penis: a multi-institutional studyHuman Pathology.  96:79-86. 2020
2020 Annie, Annie! Are You Okay?: Faces behind the Resusci Anne Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation SimulatorAnesthesia and Analgesia.  657-659. 2020
2020 Authorship growth in contemporary medical literatureSAGE Open Medicine.  8. 2020
2020 Ferumoxytol-enhanced MR lymphography for detection of metastatic lymph nodes in genitourinary malignancies: A prospective studyAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  214:105-113. 2020
2020 NKX3.1 and Prostein Expression in Testicular Tissue and Sex Cord-stromal TumorsAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  44:61-67. 2020
2019 Association Between Tumor Multifocality on Multi-parametric MRI and Detection of Clinically-Significant Prostate Cancer in Lesions with Prostate Imaging Reporting and Data System (PI-RADS) Score 4Urology.  134:173-180. 2019
2019 Evaluation of MSKCC Preprostatectomy nomogram in men who undergo MRI-targeted prostate biopsy prior to radical prostatectomyUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  37:970-975. 2019
2019 Examining the Correlation Between Altmetric Score and Citations in the Urology LiteratureUrology.  134:45-50. 2019
2019 Self-Identified African Americans and prostate cancer risk: West African genetic ancestry is associated with prostate cancer diagnosis and with higher Gleason sum on biopsyCancer Medicine.  8:6915-6922. 2019
2019 Feasibility of Dose Escalating [18F]fluciclovine Positron Emission Tomography Positive Pelvic Lymph Nodes During Moderately Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy for High-Risk Prostate CancerAdvances in Radiation Oncology.  4:649-658. 2019
2019 Increasing the use of active surveillance for prostate cancer in younger menCancer.  125:3292-3295. 2019
2019 [18F]Fluciclovine-PET Guided Salvage Lymph Node Dissection Following Radical ProstatectomyUrology.  132:28-32. 2019
2019 Preclinical efficacy of dual mTORC1/2 inhibitor AZD8055 in renal cell carcinoma harboring a TFE3 gene fusionBMC Cancer.  19:917. 2019
2019 Clear cell papillary renal cell carcinoma: molecular profile and virtual karyotypeHuman Pathology.  91:52-60. 2019
2019 Predicting Benign Prostate Pathology on Magnetic Resonance Imaging/Ultrasound Fusion Biopsy in Men with a Prior Negative 12-core Systematic Biopsy: External Validation of a Prognostic NomogramEuropean urology focus.  5:815-822. 2019
2019 PTEN and ERG detection in multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound fusion targeted prostate biopsy compared to systematic biopsyHuman Pathology.  90:20-26. 2019
2019 Comparison of biparametric MRI to full multiparametric MRI for detection of clinically significant prostate cancerProstate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases.  22:331-336. 2019
2019 Multi-institutional Clinical Tool for Predicting High-risk Lesions on 3 Tesla Multiparametric Prostate Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2019
2019 When to Biopsy the Seminal Vesicles: A Validated Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Target Driven Model to Detect Seminal Vesicle Invasion of Prostate CancerInvestigative urology.  201:943-949. 2019
2019 Patient Demographics and Referral Patterns for [F-18]Fluciclovine-PET Imaging at a Tertiary Academic Medical CenterJournal of the American College of Radiology.  16:315-320. 2019
2019 Rare case of squamous cell carcinoma arising from tunica vaginalis in a background of chronic hydroceleUrology Case Reports.  23:55-57. 2019
2019 Factors Associated With the Highest and Lowest Cited Research Articles in Urology JournalsUrology.  124:23-27. 2019
2019 Active Surveillance of Small Renal MassesUrology.  123:157-166. 2019
2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  201:90. 2019
2019 Histologic findings associated with false-positive multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging performed for prostate cancer detectionHuman Pathology.  83:159-165. 2019
2019 Prostate Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy With a Focal Simultaneous Integrated Boost: Acute Toxicity and Dosimetry Results From a Prospective TrialAdvances in Radiation Oncology.  4:90-95. 2019
2019 Testicular cancer, version 2.2020Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN.  17:1529-1554. 2019
2018 How Would MRI-targeted Prostate Biopsy Alter Radiation Therapy Approaches in Treating Prostate Cancer?Urology.  122:139-146. 2018
2018 Imaging as a personalized biomarker for prostate cancer risk stratificationDiagnostics.  8. 2018
2018 The role of transesophageal echocardiography in the management of renal cell carcinoma with venous tumor thrombus 2018
2018 Editorial CommentInvestigative urology.  200:1047. 2018
2018 Targets missed: predictors of MRI-targeted biopsy failing to accurately localize prostate cancer found on systematic biopsyProstate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases.  21:549-555. 2018
2018 Transarterial embolization of renal cell carcinoma as an adjunctive therapy prior to cryoablation: A propensity score matching analysis 2018
2018 Fluciclovine positron emission tomography in the setting of biochemical recurrence following local therapy of prostate cancerTranslational andrology and urology.  7:824-830. 2018
2018 Role of Angio-Embolization for Renal Cell CarcinomaCurrent Urology Reports.  19. 2018
2018 Trans-Arterial Embolization of Renal Cell Carcinoma prior to Percutaneous Ablation: Technical Aspects, Institutional Experience, and Brief Review of the LiteratureCurrent Urology.  12:43-49. 2018
2018 Detection of extraprostatic disease and seminal vesicle invasion in patients undergoing magnetic resonance imaging-targeted prostate biopsiesTranslational andrology and urology.  7:S392-S396. 2018
2018 MRI findings guiding selection of active surveillance for prostate cancer: A review of emerging evidenceTranslational andrology and urology.  7:S411-S419. 2018
2018 Nitrocellulose tissue prints: An innovative approach to preparing high quality DNA and RNA from prostate biopsies without compromising the cores for pathology diagnosisTranslational andrology and urology.  7:S514-S518. 2018
2018 PrefaceTranslational andrology and urology.  7:S383. 2018
2018 Editorial CommentInvestigative urology.  200:112-113. 2018
2018 Fusion prostate biopsy outperforms 12-core systematic prostate biopsy in patients with prior negative systematic biopsy: A multi-institutional analysisUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  36:341.e1-341.e7. 2018
2018 Defining the optimal method for reporting prostate cancer grade and tumor extent on magnetic resonance/ultrasound fusion–targeted biopsiesHuman Pathology.  76:68-75. 2018
2018 Reply to "phase II prospective randomized trial of weight loss prior to radical prostatectomyProstate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases.  21:293-294. 2018
2018 A magnetic resonance imaging–based prediction model for prostate biopsy risk stratificationJAMA Oncology.  4:678-685. 2018
2018 MRI/US fusion-guided prostate biopsy allows for equivalent cancer detection with significantly fewer needle cores in biopsy-naive men 2018
2018 Prostate cancer management choices in patients undergoing multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound fusion biopsy compared to systematic biopsyUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  36:241.e7-241.e13. 2018
2018 Trends in the Authorship of Peer Reviewed Publications in the Urology LiteratureUrology practice.  5:233-239. 2018
2018 Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Prostate Cancer Following Magnetic Resonance Imaging Directed Biopsy: A Multidisciplinary Approach with Case Examples.Cureus.  10:e2524. 2018
2018 Dietary Changes Impact the Gut Microbe Composition in Overweight and Obese Men with Prostate Cancer Undergoing Radical ProstatectomyJournal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  118:714-723.e1. 2018
2018 Pathologic and clinical characteristics of early onset renal cell carcinomaHuman Pathology.  74:25-31. 2018
2018 Primary urethral carcinoma: A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results data analysis identifying predictors of cancer-specific survivalUrology Annals.  10:170-174. 2018
2018 Secondary Malignancies of the Bladder: Avoiding the Diagnostic PitfallInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  26:120-125. 2018
2018 Reply to Evaluation of magnetic resonance imaging and targeted biopsy: The difficulty of finding the right reference standardCancer.  124:1300-1301. 2018
2018 Clinical Utility and Biologic Implications of Phosphatase and Tensin Homolog (PTEN) and ETS-related Gene (ERG) in Prostate CancerUrology.  113:59-70. 2018
2018 Editorial CommentInvestigative urology.  199:705. 2018
2018 Incidental findings on multiparametric MRI performed for evaluation of prostate cancerAbdominal radiology (New York).  43:696-701. 2018
2018 Second Opinion Expert Pathology Review in Bladder Cancer: Implications for Patient CareInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  26:12-17. 2018
2018 Multi-institutional nomogram predicting benign prostate pathology on magnetic resonance/ultrasound fusion biopsy in men with a prior negative 12-core systematic biopsyCancer.  124:278-285. 2018
2018 Primary urethral carcinoma: A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results data analysis identifying predictors of cancer-specific survival.Urology Annals.  10:170-174. 2018
2018 Role of prostate MRI in the setting of active surveillance for prostate cancerAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  1126:49-67. 2018
2018 When to order an MRI in the initial evaluation and management of prostate cancerOncology (Williston Park, N.Y.).  32:501-504. 2018
2017 Prostate cancer imaging and biomarkers guiding safe selection of active surveillanceFrontiers in Oncology.  7. 2017
2017 Lymph node imaging in initial staging of prostate cancer: An overview and update.World Journal of Radiology.  9:389-399. 2017
2017 Benign testicular neoplasm in a human immunodeficiency virus-positive patient masquerading as testicular cancerUrology Annals.  9:393-396. 2017
2017 DNA repair deregulation in discrete prostate cancer lesions identified on multi-parametric MRI and targeted by MRI/ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy.Oncotarget.  8:68038-68046. 2017
2017 Perineural invasion by prostate cancer on MR/US fusion targeted biopsy is associated with extraprostatic extension and early biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomyHuman Pathology.  66:206-211. 2017
2017 DNA repair deregulation in discrete prostate cancer lesions identified on multi-parametric MRI and targeted by MRI/ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy.Oncotarget2017
2017 Clinical and multiparametric MRI signatures of granulomatous prostatitisAbdominal radiology (New York).  42:1956-1962. 2017
2017 Pathological Findings in Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging/Ultrasound Fusion-guided Biopsy: Relation to Prostate Cancer Focal TherapyUrology.  105:18-23. 2017
2017 Co-registration of MRI and ultrasound: Accuracy of targeting based on radiology-pathology correlationTranslational andrology and urology.  6:406-412. 2017
2017 Factors predicting prostate cancer upgrading on magnetic resonance imaging–targeted biopsy in an active surveillance populationCancer.  123:1941-1948. 2017
2017 The significance of lymphovascular invasion of the spermatic cord in the absence of cord soft tissue invasionArchives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.  141:824-829. 2017
2017 Clear Cell Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma: New Clinical and Imaging CharacteristicsUrology.  103:136-141. 2017
2017 Granular Cell Tumor of the Bladder: A Rare Neoplasm Managed With Robotic Partial Cystectomy Using Near-infrared Filter GuidanceUrology.  103:7-11. 2017
2017 Utilization of multiparametric prostate magnetic resonance imaging in clinical practice and focal therapy: report from a Delphi consensus projectWorld Journal of Urology.  35:695-701. 2017
2017 Quantitative iodine content threshold for discrimination of renal cell carcinomas using rapid kV-switching dual-energy CTAbdominal radiology (New York).  42:727-734. 2017
2017 Complete Tissue Submission to Increase Lymph Node Detection in Pelvic Lymph Node Packets Submitted for Patients Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy and Radical CystectomyInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  25:12-17. 2017
2017 Inverted urothelial papilloma: A review of diagnostic pitfalls and clinical managementCanadian Urological Association journal = Journal de l'Association des urologues du Canada.  11:66-69. 2017
2017 Ureteral Endometriosis: Preoperative Risk Factors Predicting Extensive Urologic Surgical InterventionUrology.  100:228-233. 2017
2017 Erratum: Feasibility outcomes of a presurgical randomized controlled trial exploring the impact of caloric restriction and increased physical activity versus a wait-list control on tumor characteristics and circulating biomarkers in men electing prostatectomy for prostate cancer. [BMC Cancer, 16 (2016) (61)]BMC Cancer.  17. 2017
2017 Do Nonseminomatous Germ Cell Tumors of the Testis With Lymphovascular Invasion of the Spermatic Cord Merit Staging as pT3?American Journal of Surgical Pathology.  41:1397-1402. 2017
2017 Higher prostate cancer grade groups are detected in patients undergoing multiparametric MRI-targeted biopsy compared with standard biopsyAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  41:101-105. 2017
2017 Physiological Effort in Submaximal Fitness Tests Predicts Weight Loss in Overweight and Obese Men with Prostate Cancer in a Weight Loss Trial.International Journal of Cancer and Clinical Research.  4. 2017
2017 Presurgical weight loss affects tumour traits and circulating biomarkers in men with prostate cancerBritish Journal of Cancer.  117:1303-1313. 2017
2017 Prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia-like ductal prostatic adenocarcinoma: A case suitable for active surveillance?Urology Annals.  9:86-88. 2017
2017 Safety and Efficacy of En Bloc Renal Hilar Vascular Staple Ligation: A Meta-AnalysisInvestigative urology.  197:175-181. 2017
2016 Ferumoxytol as an intraprostatic MR contrast agent for lymph node mapping of the prostate: A feasibility study in non-human primatesActa Radiologica.  57:1396-1401. 2016
2016 Efficiency of Prostate Cancer Diagnosis by MR/Ultrasound Fusion-Guided Biopsy vs Standard Extended-Sextant Biopsy for MR-Visible Lesions 2016
2016 Nephrogenic Adenoma: Clinical Features, Management, and Diagnostic PitfallsUrology.  95:29-33. 2016
2016 Occult Metastases in Pelvic Lymphadenectomy Specimens From Patients With Urothelial Carcinoma of the BladderUrology.  94:161-166. 2016
2016 Role of systematic biopsy in the era of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasound fusion guidanceBJU International.  118:181-183. 2016
2016 Quality of Prostate Cancer Treatment Information on Cancer Center Websites.Cureus.  8:e580. 2016
2016 Perivesical unicentric Castleman disease initially suspected to be metastatic prostate cancerUrology Annals.  8:245-248. 2016
2016 Contemporary role of advanced imaging for bladder cancer stagingUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  34:124-133. 2016
2016 Feasibility outcomes of a presurgical randomized controlled trial exploring the impact of caloric restriction and increased physical activity versus a wait-list control on tumor characteristics and circulating biomarkers in men electing prostatectomy for prostate cancerBMC Cancer.  16. 2016
2016 Author replyUrology.  88:133-134. 2016
2016 Combined biparametric prostate magnetic resonance imaging and prostate-specific antigen in the detection of prostate cancer: A validation study in a biopsy-naive patient populationUrology.  88:125-134. 2016
2016 Pelvic radiotherapy versus radical prostatectomy with limited lymph node sampling for high-grade prostate adenocarcinomaProstate Cancer.  2016. 2016
2016 Perineural invasion in prostate cancer is more frequently detected by multiparametric MRI targeted biopsy compared with standard biopsyAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  40:490-494. 2016
2016 Prostate Radiotherapy in the Era of Advanced Imaging and Precision MedicineProstate Cancer.  2016. 2016
2015 MRI-based prostate volume-adjusted prostate-specific antigen in the diagnosis of prostate cancerJournal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.  42:1733-1739. 2015
2015 Prostate cancer: Interobserver agreement and accuracy with the revised prostate imaging reporting and data system at multiparametric mr imaging1Radiology.  277:741-750. 2015
2015 Posterior subcapsular prostate cancer: identification with mpMRI and MRI/TRUS fusion-guided biopsyAbdominal radiology (New York).  40:2557-2565. 2015
2015 Magnetic resonance imaging/transrectal ultrasonography fusion prostate biopsy significantly outperforms systematic 12-core biopsy for prediction of total magnetic resonance imaging tumor volume in active surveillance patients 2015
2015 Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging-transrectal ultrasound fusion-assisted biopsy for the diagnosis of local recurrence after radical prostatectomyUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  33:425.e1-425.e6. 2015
2015 Gleason 6 prostate cancer: Translating biology into population healthInvestigative urology.  194:626-634. 2015
2015 Perioperative Outcomes of Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy Stratified by Body Mass Index 2015
2015 A phase i dosing study of ferumoxytol for MR lymphography at 3 T in patients with prostate cancerAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  205:64-69. 2015
2015 Clinical implications of a multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging based nomogram applied to prostate cancer active surveillanceInvestigative urology.  193:1943-1949. 2015
2015 Comparison of magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasound (MRI-US) fusion-guided prostate biopsies obtained from axial and sagittal approachesBJU International.  115:772-779. 2015
2015 Magnetic resonance sentinel lymph node imaging of the prostate with gadofosveset trisodium-albumin: Preliminary results in a canine modelAcademic Radiology.  22:646-652. 2015
2015 Use of serial multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging in the management of patients with prostate cancer on active surveillanceUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  33:202.e1-202.e7. 2015
2015 Erratum: Analysis of oncological outcomes and renal function after laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) partial nephrectomy: A multi-institutional outcome analysis. (BJU International (2014) 113 (266-74))BJU International.  115:E12. 2015
2015 Upgrading prostate cancer following proton beam therapyUrology Annals.  7:262-264. 2015
2015 Diagnostic value of biparametric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as an adjunct to prostate-specific antigen (PSA)-based detection of prostate cancer in men without prior biopsiesBJU International.  115:381-388. 2015
2015 The role of image guided biopsy targeting in patients with atypical small acinar proliferationInvestigative urology.  193:473-478. 2015
2015 Comparison of MR/ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy with ultrasound-guided biopsy for the diagnosis of prostate cancerJournal of the American Medical Association.  313:390-397. 2015
2015 Incidental Bladder Cancer Detected on Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Prostate Gland.Case Reports in Urology.  2015:503154. 2015
2015 The role of magnetic resonance image guided prostate biopsy in stratifying men for risk of extracapsular extension at radical prostatectomyInvestigative urology.  194:105-111. 2015
2014 Identification of threshold prostate specific antigen levels to optimize the detection of clinically significant prostate cancer by magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound fusion guided biopsyInvestigative urology.  192:1642-1649. 2014
2014 Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and subsequent MRI/ultrasonography fusion-guided biopsy increase the detection of anteriorly located prostate cancersBJU International.  114:E43-E49. 2014
2014 Current status of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasonography fusion software platforms for guidance of prostate biopsiesBJU International.  114:641-652. 2014
2014 Image-guided focal therapy for prostate cancer 2014
2014 Off-clamp laparoscopic partial nephrectomy for hilar tumors: Oncologic and renal functional outcomes 2014
2014 Changes Observed in Multiparametric Prostate Magnetic Resonance Imaging Characteristics Correlate With Histopathological Development of Chronic Granulomatous Prostatitis After Intravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guerin Therapy 2014
2014 Analysis of oncological outcomes and renal function after laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) partial nephrectomy: A multi-institutional outcome analysisBJU International.  113:266-274. 2014
2014 Changes observed in multiparametric prostate magnetic resonance imaging characteristics correlate with histopathological development of chronic granulomatous prostatitis after intravesical bacillus calmette-guerin therapy 2014
2014 Current ability of multiparametric prostate magnetic resonance imaging and targeted biopsy to improve the detection of prostate cancerUrology practice.  1:13-21. 2014
2014 Imaging and pathology findings after an initial negative MRI-US fusion-guided and 12-core extended sextant prostate biopsy session 2014
2014 Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy for hilar tumors: Oncologic and renal functional outcomesUrology.  83:111-115. 2014
2014 Molecular genetics and cellular features of TFE3 and TFEB fusion kidney cancersNature Reviews Urology.  11:465-475. 2014
2014 Multiparametric MRI in the PSA Screening EraBioMed Research International.  2014. 2014
2014 Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging and image-guided biopsy to detect seminal vesicle invasion by prostate cancer 2014
2014 Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging of the prostate aids to detect lesion progression 2014
2014 Natural history of small index lesions suspicious for prostate cancer on multiparametric MRI: Recommendations for interval imaging follow-up 2014
2014 Role of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of prostate cancerCurrent Urology Reports.  15. 2014
2013 MRI characterization of the dynamic effects of 5α-reductase inhibitors on prostate zonal volumes 2013
2013 Use of Desipramine for the Treatment of Overactive Bladder Refractory to Antimuscarinic TherapyUrology Journal.  10:1114-1118. 2013
2013 Magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound-fusion biopsy significantly upgrades prostate cancer versus systematic 12-core transrectal ultrasound biopsyEuropean Urology.  64:713-719. 2013
2013 Accuracy of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging in confirming eligibility for active surveillance for men with prostate cancerCancer.  119:3359-3366. 2013
2013 Laparoendoscopic single-site nephroureterectomy for upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma: Outcomes of an international multi-institutional study of 101 patientsBJU International.  112:610-615. 2013
2013 Pfannenstiel laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) vs conventional multiport laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy: A prospective randomized controlled trialBJU International.  112:616-622. 2013
2013 Laparoendoscopic single-site partial nephrectomy: A multi-institutional outcome analysisEuropean Urology.  64:314-322. 2013
2013 Laparoendoscopic single-site pyeloplasty: Outcomes of an international multi-institutional study of 140 patientsUrology.  82:366-372. 2013
2013 Contemporary perspectives on laparoendoscopic single-site surgery in urologic training and practice 2013
2013 Perioperative outcomes of off-clamp vs complete hilar control laparoscopic partial nephrectomyBJU International.  111. 2013
2013 Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) partial nephrectomy short-term outcomesBJU International.  111:264-270. 2013
2013 Can Magnetic resonance-ultrasound fusion biopsy improve cancer detection in enlarged prostates?Investigative urology.  190:2020-2025. 2013
2013 Urology Resident Experience with an Elective in Interventional Radiology: A Pilot Evaluation 2013
2013 Utility of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging suspicion levels for detecting prostate cancerInvestigative urology.  190:1721-1727. 2013
2012 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  188:2188. 2012
2012 Fulguration for hunner ulcers: Long-term clinical outcomesInvestigative urology.  188:2238-2241. 2012
2012 Editorial commentUrology.  79:1334-1335. 2012
2012 Urological laparoendoscopic single site surgery: Multi-institutional analysis of risk factors for conversion and postoperative complicationsInvestigative urology.  187:1989-1994. 2012
2012 LaparoEndoscopic Single Site (LESS) nephroureterectomy: An overview of techniques & outcomesArchivos Espanoles de Urologia.  65:311-317. 2012
2012 Angiographic findings of primary versus salvage varicoceles treated with selective gonadal vein embolization: An explanation for surgical treatment failure 2012
2012 Symptom profile variability of interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome by ageBJU International.  109:1356-1359. 2012
2012 Off-clamp versus complete hilar control laparoscopic partial nephrectomy: Comparison by clinical stageBJU International.  109:1376-1381. 2012
2012 Upper tract urologic LaparoEndoscopic Single-Site surgeryIndian Journal of Urology.  28:60-64. 2012
2011 Reproducibility and fidelity of the R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry score 2011
2011 The comparison of three renal tumor scoring systems: C-index, P.A.D.U.A., and R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry scores 2011
2011 Difficulties with access in percutaneous renal surgery 2011
2011 Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery in urology: Worldwide multi-institutional analysis of 1076 casesEuropean Urology.  60:998-1005. 2011
2011 Laparoendoscopic Single-site Surgery in Urology: Worldwide Multi-institutional Analysis of 1076 CasesInternational Brazilian Journal of Urology.  37:662. 2011
2011 Delayed haemorrhage after laparoscopic partial nephrectomy: Frequency and angiographic findingsBJU International.  107:1460-1466. 2011
2011 Use of the valveless trocar system reduces carbon dioxide absorption during laparoscopy when compared with standard trocarsUrology.  77:1126-1132. 2011
2011 Laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy: A technical road map 2011
2011 Difficulties with access in percutaneous renal surgeryTherapeutic Advances in Urology.  3:59-68. 2011
2010 Spectrum of pilomyxoid astrocytomas: Intermediate pilomyxoid tumorsAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  34:1783-1791. 2010
2010 Effect of obesity on sex hormone levels, antisperm antibodies, and fertility after vasectomy reversalUrology.  76:851-856. 2010
2010 Impact of obstructive interval and sperm granuloma on patency and pregnancy after vasectomy reversalInternational Journal of Andrology.  33:730-735. 2010
2010 Laparoendoscopic single-site pfannenstiel versus standard laparoscopic donor nephrectomyInvestigative urology.  184:1441. 2010
2010 Laparoendoscopic single-site pfannenstiel versus standard laparoscopic donor nephrectomy 2010
2010 Laparoendoscopic Single-site Pfannenstiel Donor NephrectomyUrology.  75:9-12. 2010
2009 Prognostic value of intraoperative parameters observed during vasectomy reversal for predicting postoperative vas patency and fertilityWorld Journal of Urology.  27:781-785. 2009
2009 A new valve-less trocar for urologic laparoscopy: Initial evaluation 2009
2009 Radiation therapy approaches to the treatment of high-risk prostate cancerCurrent Prostate Reports.  7:95-101. 2009
2009 Incidentally discovered renal masses: Oncological and perioperative outcomes in patients with delayed surgical interventionBJU International.  103:1355-1358. 2009
2009 Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery of the kidney with no accessory trocars: An initial experience 2009
2009 Radiation therapy approaches to the treatment of high-risk prostate cancerCurrent Urology Reports.  10:187-193. 2009
2009 Long-Term Outcomes in Younger Men Following Permanent Prostate BrachytherapyInvestigative urology.  181:1665-1671. 2009
2009 Renal subcapular saline injection During percutanoues renal cryoablation to prevent bowel injuryJournal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet.  92:22-26. 2009
2008 Fertility rates following vasectomy reversal: Importance of age of the female partnerActa Urologica Italica.  81:416-420. 2008
2008 Impact of Body Mass Index on Biochemical Recurrence Rates After Radical Prostatectomy: An Analysis Utilizing Propensity Score MatchingUrology.  72:1246-1251. 2008
2008 Elective Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy in Patients with Tumors >4 cmUrology.  72:580-583. 2008
2008 Optical Coherence Tomography of Cavernous Nerves: A Step Toward Real-Time Intraoperative Imaging During Nerve-Sparing Radical ProstatectomyUrology.  72:198-204. 2008
2008 Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy in Obese and Non-obese Patients: Comparison with Open SurgeryUrology.  71:806-809. 2008
2008 Prostate Specific Antigen Versus Prostate Specific Antigen Density as a Prognosticator of Pathological Characteristics and Biochemical Recurrence Following Radical ProstatectomyInvestigative urology.  179:1780-1784. 2008
2008 Laparoscopic live-donor nephrectomy: A call to actionNature Reviews Nephrology.  4:176-177. 2008
2007 Identification and imaging of the nerves responsible for erectile function in rat prostate, in vivo, using optical nerve stimulation and optical coherence tomographyIEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics.  13:1641-1645. 2007
2007 Impact of Patient Age on Biochemical Recurrence Rates Following Radical ProstatectomyInvestigative urology.  178:1933-1938. 2007
2007 Importance of Tumor Location in Patients With High Preoperative Prostate Specific Antigen Levels (Greater Than 20 ng/ml) Treated With Radical ProstatectomyInvestigative urology.  178:1311-1315. 2007
2007 Laparoscopic treatment of anterior sacral meningoceleWorld Neurosurgery.  68:443-448. 2007
2007 Subclassification of Clinical Stage T1 Prostate Cancer: Impact on Biochemical Recurrence Following Radical ProstatectomyInvestigative urology.  178:1277-1281. 2007
2007 Metastatic primitive neuroectodermal tumor to the kidneyActa Urologica Italica.  78:286-288. 2007
2007 Imaging the cavernous nerves in the rat prostate using optical coherence tomographyLasers in Surgery and Medicine.  39:36-41. 2007
2007 Primary Retroperitoneal Teratoma Presenting as an Adrenal Tumor in an AdultUrology.  69:185.e1-185.e2. 2007
2007 Xp11 Translocation Renal Cell Carcinoma: Delayed but Massive and Lethal Metastases of a Chemotherapy-Associated Secondary MalignancyUrology.  70:178.e3-178.e6. 2007
2006 Lmo7 is an emerin-binding protein that regulates the transcription of emerin and many other muscle-relevant genesHuman Molecular Genetics.  15:3459-3472. 2006
2006 Primary Carcinoid Tumors of the KidneyInvestigative urology.  176:2359-2366. 2006
2006 Reinstatement of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis after transperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomyUrology.  68:715-717. 2006
2006 Unusual renal pathology associated with a Wilms tumor in a 15-month-old infantInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  14:218-220. 2006
2006 Intraoperative conversion of laparoscopic partial nephrectomy 2006
2005 Laparoscopic ureteral reimplantation: A simplified dome advancement techniqueUrology.  66:1307-1309. 2005
2005 Robotic surgery and telesurgery in urologyUrology.  65:840-846. 2005
2005 Laparoscopic renal-adrenal surgery in patients on oral anticoagulant therapyInvestigative urology.  174:1020-1023. 2005
2005 Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection after prior open retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy and chemotherapyUrology.  66:1319.e5-1319.e7. 2005
2003 Environmental benefits of implementing alternative energy technologies in developing countriesApplied Energy.  76:89-100. 2003


Year Title Altmetric
2018 Role of Prostate MRI in the Setting of Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer.  194-194. 2018
2016 Imaging of benign prostatic conditions.  73-81. 2016
2015 Penile ultrasound.  125-155. 2015
2013 Surgical Interventions in Cancer.  372-380. 2013
2013 Historical perspectives of LESS and NOTES.  3-11. 2013
2013 LESS: Adrenal surgery.  281-291. 2013
2013 Percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) in obese patients: Overcoming the difficulties.  151-159. 2013
2013 Penile ultrasound.  111-127. 2013
2012 Laparoendoscopic Single-Site Upper Tract Surgery.  1283-1291. 2012

Investigator On

  • 3/3 Morehouse Sch of Medicine/Tuskegee Univ/University of Alabama at Birmingham O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center Partnership - Project 1 - Elucidating the Role of AAA ATPase TRIP13 in Prostate Cancer  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • 3/3 Morehouse School of Medicine/Tuskegee University/University of Alabama at Birmingham O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center Partnership  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • A Prospective Comparative Study of Outcomes with Proton and Photon Radiation in Prostate Cancer  awarded by University of Florida^
  • Comparison of lntravesical Therapy and Surgery as Treatment/Options (CISTO) for Recurrent Bladder Cancer  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • ONE SHOT - Single Shot Radiotherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer - A Multicenter, Single Arm, Phase I/II Trial  awarded by GENEVA UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
  • Private Grant  awarded by ALTOR BIOSCIENCE CORPORATION
  • Private Grant  awarded by VIVENTIA BIO, INC.
  • Private Grant  awarded by ASTRAZENECA AB
  • Private Grant  awarded by VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC.
  • Private Grant  awarded by ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
  • Private Grant  awarded by ELI LILLY AND COMPANY
  • Private Grant  awarded by PHOTOCURE
  • Role of TUBB4A in Racial Disparities, Tumor Metastasis, and Chemotherapy Resistance  awarded by DOD - ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH ACQUISITION ACTIVITY
  • SWOG Purchase Services Agreement  awarded by Oregon Health & Science University
  • Targeted Delivery of Multimodal Therapy for Reducing Prostate Cancer Disparity  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Targeting The CD24 Signaling for Lethal Metastatic Prostate Cancer Therapy  awarded by DOD - Department of Defense
  • Education And Training

  • North Shore LIJ, Internship
  • Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Residency
  • National Institute of Health, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University 2007
  • Full Name

  • Soroush Rais-Bahrami