Faculty Summaries
Yu-Ning Wong, MD, MSCE
Yu-Ning Wong, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor

Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Canter, D., Viterbo, R., Kutikov, A., Wong, Y.N., Plimack, E., Zhu, F., Oblaczynski, M., Bergerian, R.,Chen, D.Y., Greenberg, R.E., Uzzo, R.G., Boorjian, S.A. Baseline renal function status limits patient eligibility to receive perioperative chemotherapy for invasive bladder cancer and is minimally affected by radical cystectomy. Urology, in press. PMCID: In Process
  • Wong Y, Hamilton O, Egleston B, Salador K, Murphy C, Meropol NJ. Understanding how out of pocket expenses, treatment value and patient characteristics influence treatment choices, The Oncologist, 2010;15(6):566-76.
  • Kutikov A, Uzzo RG, Caraway A, Reese CT, Egleston BL, Chen DYT, Viterbo R, Greenberg RE, Wong YN, Raman JD, Boorjian SA. Use of systemic therapy and factors affecting survival for patients undergoing cytoreductive nephrectomy. BJU International.106(2):218-23, 2010.
  • Rajput A, Romanus D, Weiser MR, Ter Veer A, Niland J, Wilson J, Skibber JM, Wong YN, Benson A, Earle CC, Schrag D. Meeting the 12 lymph node (LN) benchmark in colon cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2010 Jun 24;102(1):3-9
  • Kutikov A, Egleston BL, Wong YN, Uzzo RG, Evaluating Overall Survival and Competing Risks of Death in Patients with Localized Renal Cell Carcinoma Using a Comprehensive Nomogram. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2010 Jan 10;28(2):311-7.
  • Min H, Manion FJ, Goralczyk E, Wong YN, Ross E, Beck JR Integration of prostate cancer clinical data using an ontology. In press, Journal of Bioinformatics. 2009 Dec;42(6):1035-45.
  • Earle CC, Weiser MR, Shibata S, Skibber JM, Wilson J, Rajput A, Wong Y, Romanus DK, TerVeer A, Schrag S,Effect of lymph node retrieval rates on the utilization of adjuvant chemotherapy in stage II colon cancer, Journal of Surgical Oncology 2009 Dec 1;100(7):525-8.
  • Wong, Y, Freedland SJ, Egleston B, Vapiwala N, Uzzo RG, Armstrong K, The Role of Primary Androgen Deprivation Therapy in Localized Prostate Cancer, European Urology 2009 Oct: 56(4): 609-16.
  • Romanus D, Weiser MR, Skibber JM, Ter Veer A, Niland JC, Wilson JL, Rajput A, Wong YN, Benson AB 3rd, Shibata S, Schrag D, Concordance with NCCN Colorectal Cancer Guidelines and ASCO/NCCN Quality Measures: an NCCN institutional analysis. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2009 Sep;7(8):895-904.
  • Temple L, Romanus D, Weiser MR, Skibber J, Wilson J, Rajput A, Benson A, Wong Y, Niland J, Ter Veer A, Schrag D Sphincter-Preserving Surgery (SPS) for Rectal Cancer at Specialty Centers in the United States. Annals of Surgery. 2009 Aug;250(2):260-7.
  • Putt M, Long JA, Montagnet C, Silber JH, Chang VW, Liao KJ, Schwartz JS, Pollack CE, Wong YN, Armstrong K Racial Differences in the Impact of Comorbidities on Survival among Elderly Men with Prostate Cancer, Medical Care Research Review, 2009 Aug;66(4):409-35.
  • Wong YN, Speier, W, Meropol NJ, Sargent D, Goldberg RM, Beck JR, Cost Implications of New Treatments for Colorectal Cancer, Cancer, 2009 May 15;115(10):2081-91.
  • Egleston B, Wong Y, Sensitivity analysis to investigate the impact of a missing covariate on survival analyses using cancer registry data, Statistics in Medicine 2009, Feb 23;28(10):1498-1511.
  • Wong Y, Suh B, Parsons R, Telivala B, Haas N, Greenberg R, Emphysematous pyelonephritis caused by Pasteurella multocida following renal embolization for renal cell cancer: A case report. Infections in Medicine. 2009 Feb:26(2):60-2.
  • Scoll BJ, Wong YN, Egleston B, Kunkle DA, Saad IR, Uzzo RG Age, Tumor Size, and Relative Survival in Localized Renal Cell Carcinoma, Journal of Urology, 2009 Feb 181(2):506-11.
  • Rothman J, Wong YN, Egleston B, Iffrig K, Lebovitch S, Uzzo RG Histopathologic Characteristics of Localized Renal Cell Carcinoma Correlate with Tumor Size: A SEER Analysis, Journal of Urology 2009 Jan;181(1):29-33.
  • Wong Y, Freedland SJ, Egleston BL, Hudes GR , Schwartz JS, Armstrong K. The Role of Androgen Deprivation Therapy in Node Positive Prostate Cancer” Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2009 Jan 1;27(1):100-5.
  • Hassett, MJ, Hughes ME, Niland JC, Edge SB, Theriault RL, Wong Y, Wilson J, Carter WB, Blayney, DW, Weeks JC, Chemotherapy use for hormone receptor positive, lymph node negative breast cancer, Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2008 Dec 1;26(34):5553-60.
  • Rothman J, Crispen PL, Wong YN, Al-Saleem T, Fox E, Uzzo RG. Pathologic Concordance of Sporadic Synchronous Bilateral Renal Masses. Urology. 2008. Jul;72(1):138-42.
  • Litwin, S, Wong Y, Hudes G. Early Stopping Designs Based on Progression Free Survival at an Early Time Point in the Initial Cohort. Statistics in Medicine. 2007 Oct 30;26(24):4400-15.
  • Abraham N, Wan F, Montagnet C, Wong Y, Armstrong K. Reduction of Racial Disparities in the Staging Evaluation for Prostate Cancer After Publication of Staging Guidelines. Journal of Urology: 2007 Jul;178(1):82-7.
  • Wong Y, Mitra N, Hudes G, Localio, R, Schwartz JS, Wan F, Montagnet C, Armstrong K. Survival Associated with Treatment vs. Observation of Localized Prostate Cancer in Elderly Men. JAMA 2006. Dec 13;296(22):2683-93.
  • Massaro T, Wong Y. Positive Experiences with Medical Savings Accounts in Singapore. Health Affairs 1995. Summer;14(2):267-72.

Invited Publications

  • Wong Y, Meropol NJ, Beck JR. Clinical benefits and costs of new treatments for advanced colorectal cancer The American Journal of Hematology/Oncology. 2009. November.
  • Wong Y. “Financial Consequences of Improved Treatments for Colorectal Cancer,” Seminars in Colon and Rectal Surgery. 2008. Dec 19(4):247-252.
  • Crispen PL, Wong Y, Greenberg R, Chen D, Uzzo R. Predicting Growth of Solid Renal Masses Under Active Surveillance, Urologic Oncology 2008 Sep-Oct;26(5):555-9.
  • Wong Y, Hudes G, Armstrong K. Treatment of Prostate Cancer in the Elderly. The American Journal of Hematology/Oncology. 2007.May 6(5):250-252.
  • Grusenmeyer, P and Wong Y. Interpreting the Economic Literature in Oncology, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2007. Jan 10;25(2):196-202.
  • Wong Y, Rubin RN. What’s the Take Home? Progressive Dysphagia and Weight Loss in an African American Woman. Consultant 2002. 43:725-729.

Book Chapter

  • Wong Y, Chang W, Clapper M and Engstrom P, “Chemoprevention of Colorectal Cancer.” Current Clinical Oncology: Colorectal Cancer: Evidence Based Chemotherapy Strategies. Saltz, L (ed) Humana Press. 2006.