David F. Penson, M.D.


Faculty Appointments
Director, Center for Surgical Quality and Outcomes Research Professor of Urology Professor of Health PolicyProfessor of MedicinePaul V. Hamilton, M.D. and Virginia E. Howd Chair in Urologic Oncology
M.Mgt., Health Care Management, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TennesseeM.P.H., Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, ConnecticutM.D., Boston University, Boston, MassachusettsB.A., University of Pennsylvania, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
Office Address
2525 West End Avenue, Suite 1200
Nashville, TN 37203-1738
Clinical Research Keywords
health services research, clinical epidemiology, pharmacoeconomics, patient-reported outcomes, surgery
Tyson MD, Alvarez J, Koyama T, Hoffman KE, Resnick MJ, Wu XC, Cooperberg MR, Goodman M, Greenfield S, Hamilton AS, Hashibe M, Paddock LE, Stroup A, Chen VW, Penson DF, Barocas DA. Racial Variation in Patient-Reported Outcomes Following Treatment for Localized Prostate Cancer: Results from the CEASAR Study. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2017 Aug; 72(2): 307-14. PMID: 27816300, PMCID: PMC5413424, PII: S0302-2838(16)30750-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2016.10.036, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Penson DF. Quality of Life Outcomes Following Treatment for Localized Prostate Cancer: What's New and What's Not [editorial]. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2017 Jul 7/20/2017; PMID: 28735902, PII: S0302-2838(17)30588-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2017.07.010, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Hoffman RM, Lo M, Clark JA, Albertsen PC, Barry MJ, Goodman M, Penson DF, Stanford JL, Stroup AM, Hamilton AS. Treatment Decision Regret Among Long-Term Survivors of Localized Prostate Cancer: Results From the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study. J. Clin. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2017 Jul 7/10/2017; 35(20): 2306-14. PMID: 28493812, PMCID: PMC5501361, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2016.70.6317, ISSN: 1527-7755.

Ark JT, Alvarez JR, Koyama T, Bassett JC, Blot WJ, Mumma MT, Resnick MJ, You C, Penson DF, Barocas DA. Variation in the Diagnostic Evaluation among Persons with Hematuria: Influence of Gender, Race and Risk Factors for Bladder Cancer. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2017 Jun 6/24/2017; PMID: 28655530, PII: S0022-5347(17)76746-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2017.06.083, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Hoffman RM, Van Den Eeden SK, Davis KM, Lobo T, Luta G, Shan J, Aaronson D, Penson DF, Leimpeter AD, Taylor KL. Decision-making processes among men with low-risk prostate cancer: A survey study. Psychooncology [print-electronic]. 2017 Jun 6/13/2017; PMID: 28612468, DOI: 10.1002/pon.4469, ISSN: 1099-1611.

Noud M, Hovis K, Gelbard A, Sathe NA, Penson DF, Feurer ID, McPheeters ML, Francis DO. Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Upper Airway-Related Dyspnea: A Systematic Review. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg [print-electronic]. 2017 Jun 6/8/2017; PMID: 28594976, PII: 2630822, DOI: 10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0348, ISSN: 2168-619X.

Sundaram KM, Chang SS, Penson DF, Arora S. Therapeutic Ultrasound and Prostate Cancer. Semin Intervent Radiol [print-electronic]. 2017 Jun; 34(2): 187-200. PMID: 28579687, PMCID: PMC5453783, PII: 001008, DOI: 10.1055/s-0037-1602710, ISSN: 0739-9529.

Lee DJ, Mallin K, Graves AJ, Chang SS, Penson DF, Resnick MJ, Barocas DA. Recent changes in prostate cancer screening practices and prostate cancer epidemiology. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2017 May 5/25/2017; PMID: 28552708, PII: S0022-5347(17)74517-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2017.05.074, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Patel DA, Sharda R, Hovis KL, Nichols EE, Sathe N, Penson DF, Feurer ID, McPheeters ML, Vaezi MF, Francis DO. Patient-reported outcome measures in dysphagia: a systematic review of instrument development and validation. Dis. Esophagus. 2017 May 5/1/2017; 30(5): 1-23. PMID: 28375450, PII: 3092445, DOI: 10.1093/dote/dow028, ISSN: 1442-2050.

Lang MF, Tyson MD, Alvarez JR, Koyama T, Hoffman KE, Resnick MJ, Cooperberg MR, Wu XC, Chen V, Paddock LE, Hamilton AS, Hashibe M, Goodman M, Greenfield S, Kaplan SH, Stroup A, Penson DF, Barocas DA. The Influence of Psychosocial Constructs on the Adherence to Active Surveillance for Localized Prostate Cancer in a Prospective, Population-based Cohort. Urology [print-electronic]. 2017 May; 103: 173-8. PMID: 28189554, PMCID: PMC5410889, PII: S0090-4295(17)30123-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2016.12.063, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Glaser ZA, Love HD, Guo S, Gellert L, Chang SS, Herrell SD, Barocas DA, Penson DF, Cookson MS, Clark PE. TPX2 as a prognostic indicator and potential therapeutic target in clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Urol. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2017 May; 35(5): 286-93. PMID: 28108243, PII: S1078-1439(16)30420-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.12.012, ISSN: 1873-2496.

Tsai HT, Pfeiffer RM, Philips GK, Barac A, Fu AZ, Penson DF, Zhou Y, Potosky AL. Risks of Serious Toxicities from Intermittent versus Continuous Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Advanced Prostate Cancer: A Population Based Study. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2017 May; 197(5): 1251-7. PMID: 27993663, PII: S0022-5347(16)31954-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.12.022, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Resnick MJ, Graves AJ, Buntin MB, Richards MR, Penson DF. Surgeon Participation in Early Accountable Care Organizations. Ann. Surg [print-electronic]. 2017 Mar 3/23/2017; PMID: 28338515, DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002233, ISSN: 1528-1140.

Barocas DA, Alvarez J, Resnick MJ, Koyama T, Hoffman KE, Tyson MD, Conwill R, McCollum D, Cooperberg MR, Goodman M, Greenfield S, Hamilton AS, Hashibe M, Kaplan SH, Paddock LE, Stroup AM, Wu XC, Penson DF. Association Between Radiation Therapy, Surgery, or Observation for Localized Prostate Cancer and Patient-Reported Outcomes After 3 Years. JAMA. 2017 Mar 3/21/2017; 317(11): 1126-40. PMID: 28324093, PII: 2612618, DOI: 10.1001/jama.2017.1704, ISSN: 1538-3598.

Cohn JA, Ni S, Kaufman MR, Graves AJ, Penson DF, Dmochowski RR, Reynolds WS. Urinary retention and catheter use among U.S. female Medicare beneficiaries: Prevalence and risk factors. Neurourol. Urodyn [print-electronic]. 2017 Mar 3/7/2017; PMID: 28267877, DOI: 10.1002/nau.23248, ISSN: 1520-6777.

Eifler JB, Alvarez J, Koyama T, Conwill RM, Ritch CR, Hoffman KE, Resnick MJ, Penson DF, Barocas DA, . More Judicious Use of Expectant Management for Localized Prostate Cancer during the Last 2 Decades. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2017 Mar; 197(3 Pt 1): 614-20. PMID: 27984110, PMCID: PMC5315642, PII: S0022-5347(16)31611-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.10.067, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Bansal A, Koepl LM, Fedorenko CR, Li C, Smith JL, Hall IJ, Penson DF, Ramsey SD. Information Seeking and Satisfaction with Information Sources Among Spouses of Men with Newly Diagnosed Local-Stage Prostate Cancer. J Cancer Educ [print-electronic]. 2017 Feb 2/25/2017; PMID: 28238032, PII: 10.1007/s13187-017-1179-6, DOI: 10.1007/s13187-017-1179-6, ISSN: 1543-0154.

Johnsen NV, Penson DF, Reynolds WS, Milam DF, Dmochowski RR, Kaufman MR. Cost-effective management of pelvic fracture urethral injuries. World J Urol [print-electronic]. 2017 Feb 2/22/2017; PMID: 28229209, PII: 10.1007/s00345-017-2022-8, DOI: 10.1007/s00345-017-2022-8, ISSN: 1433-8726.

Tyson MD, Penson DF, Resnick MJ. The comparative oncologic effectiveness of available management strategies for clinically localized prostate cancer. Urol. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2017 Feb; 35(2): 51-8. PMID: 27133953, PMCID: PMC5085892, PII: S1078-1439(16)30006-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.03.021, ISSN: 1873-2496.

Francis DO, Daniero JJ, Hovis KL, Sathe N, Jacobson B, Penson DF, Feurer ID, McPheeters ML. Voice-Related Patient-Reported Outcome Measures: A Systematic Review of Instrument Development and Validation. J. Speech Lang. Hear. Res. 2017 Jan 1/1/2017; 60(1): 62-88. PMID: 28030869, PMCID: PMC5533561, PII: 2595745, DOI: 10.1044/2016_JSLHR-S-16-0022, ISSN: 1558-9102.

Tyson MD, Graves AJ, O'Neil B, Barocas DA, Chang SS, Penson DF, Resnick MJ. Urologist-Level Correlation in the Use of Observation for Low- and High-Risk Prostate Cancer. JAMA Surg. 2017 Jan 1/1/2017; 152(1): 27-34. PMID: 27653425, PII: 2553478, DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.2907, ISSN: 2168-6262.

Sohn W, Graves AJ, Tyson MD, O'Neil B, Chang SS, Ni S, Barocas DA, Penson DF, Resnick MJ. An Empiric Evaluation of the Effect of Variation in Intensity of Followup for Surgically Treated Renal Neoplasms on Cancer Specific Survival. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2017 Jan; 197(1): 37-43. PMID: 27575607, PII: S0022-5347(16)31151-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.08.094, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Tyson MD, Penson DF. 'Killing two birds with one stone': patient-reported quality-of-life outcomes from the Prostate Testing for Cancer and Treatment (ProtecT) trial [editorial]. BJU Int. 2016 Dec; 118(6): 844-5. PMID: 27870363, DOI: 10.1111/bju.13673, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Francis DO, Patel DA, Sharda R, Hovis K, Sathe N, Penson DF, Feurer ID, McPheeters ML, Vaezi MF. Patient-Reported Outcome Measures Related to Laryngopharyngeal Reflux: A Systematic Review of Instrument Development and Validation. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg [print-electronic]. 2016 Dec; 155(6): 923-35. PMID: 27554511, PII: 0194599816664330, DOI: 10.1177/0194599816664330, ISSN: 1097-6817.

Penson DF, Lin DW, Karsh L, Quinn DI, Shevrin DH, Shore N, Symanowski JT, Brown B, Forer D, Wong EK, Flanders SC. Treatment registry for outcomes in patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer (TRUMPET): a methodology for real-world evidence and research. Future Oncol [print-electronic]. 2016 Dec; 12(23): 2689-99. PMID: 27528114, PMCID: PMC5116579, DOI: 10.2217/fon-2016-0298, ISSN: 1744-8301.

Penson DF, Resnick MJ. Let's Not Throw the Baby out With the Bathwater in Prostate Cancer Screening. J. Clin. Oncol. 2016 Oct 10/10/2016; 34(29): 3489-91. PMID: 27432920, PII: JCO.2016.68.7194, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2016.68.7194, ISSN: 1527-7755.

Gregg JR, Emeruwa C, Wong J, Barocas DA, Chang SS, Clark PE, Cookson MS, Penson DF, Resnick MJ, Scarpato KR, Smith JA, Moses KA. Oncologic Outcomes after Anterior Exenteration for Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer in Women. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2016 Oct; 196(4): 1030-5. PMID: 27164514, PII: S0022-5347(16)30355-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.04.090, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Francis DO, McPheeters ML, Noud M, Penson DF, Feurer ID. Checklist to operationalize measurement characteristics of patient-reported outcome measures. Syst Rev. 2016 Aug 8/2/2016; 5(1): 129. PMID: 27484996, PMCID: PMC4971647, PII: 10.1186/s13643-016-0307-4, DOI: 10.1186/s13643-016-0307-4, ISSN: 2046-4053.

Sohn W, Resnick MJ, Greenfield S, Kaplan SH, Phillips S, Koyama T, Goodman M, Hamilton AS, Hashibe M, Hoffman KE, Paddock LE, Stroup AM, Wu XC, Penson DF, Barocas DA. Impact of Adherence to Quality Measures for Localized Prostate Cancer on Patient-reported Health-related Quality of Life Outcomes, Patient Satisfaction, and Treatment-related Complications. Med Care. 2016 Aug; 54(8): 738-44. PMID: 27219634, PMCID: PMC4945364, DOI: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000562, ISSN: 1537-1948.

Resnick MJ, Graves AJ, Reynolds WS, Barocas DA, Van Horn RL, Buntin MB, Penson DF. Anticipating the Unintended Consequences of Closing the Door on Physician Self-Referral. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2016 Aug; 196(2): 444-50. PMID: 26880415, PII: S0022-5347(16)00323-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.01.112, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF, Armstrong AJ, Concepcion R, Agarwal N, Olsson C, Karsh L, Dunshee C, Wang F, Wu K, Krivoshik A, Phung D, Higano CS. Enzalutamide Versus Bicalutamide in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer: The STRIVE Trial. J. Clin. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2016 Jun 6/20/2016; 34(18): 2098-106. PMID: 26811535, PII: JCO.2015.64.9285, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2015.64.9285, ISSN: 1527-7755.

Gandaglia G, Bray F, Cooperberg MR, Karnes RJ, Leveridge MJ, Moretti K, Murphy DG, Penson DF, Miller DC. Prostate Cancer Registries: Current Status and Future Directions. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2016 Jun; 69(6): 998-1012. PMID: 26056070, PII: S0302-2838(15)00448-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2015.05.046, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Gregg JR, McCormick B, Wang L, Cohen P, Sun D, Penson DF, Smith JA, Clark PE, Cookson MS, Barocas DA, Resnick MJ, Moses KA, Chang SS. Short term complications from transurethral resection of bladder tumor. Can J Urol. 2016 Apr; 23(2): 8198-203. PMID: 27085823, ISSN: 1195-9479.

Kent M, Penson DF, Albertsen PC, Goodman M, Hamilton AS, Stanford JL, Stroup AM, Ehdaie B, Scardino PT, Vickers AJ. Successful external validation of a model to predict other cause mortality in localized prostate cancer. BMC Med. 2016 Feb 2/9/2016; 14: 25. PMID: 26860993, PMCID: PMC4748497, PII: 10.1186/s12916-016-0572-z, DOI: 10.1186/s12916-016-0572-z, ISSN: 1741-7015.

Bhatia N, Santos M, Jones LW, Beckman JA, Penson DF, Morgans AK, Moslehi J. Cardiovascular Effects of Androgen Deprivation Therapy for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer: ABCDE Steps to Reduce Cardiovascular Disease in Patients With Prostate Cancer. Circulation. 2016 Feb 2/2/2016; 133(5): 537-41. PMID: 26831435, PMCID: PMC5029929, PII: CIRCULATIONAHA.115.012519, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.012519, ISSN: 1524-4539.

O'Neil B, Graves AJ, Barocas DA, Chang SS, Penson DF, Resnick MJ. Doing More for More: Unintended Consequences of Financial Incentives for Oncology Specialty Care. J. Natl. Cancer Inst [electronic-print]. 2016 Feb; 108(2): PMID: 26582063, PII: djv331, DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djv331, ISSN: 1460-2105.

O'Neil B, Koyama T, Alvarez J, Conwill RM, Albertsen PC, Cooperberg MR, Goodman M, Greenfield S, Hamilton AS, Hoffman KE, Hoffman RM, Kaplan SH, Stanford JL, Stroup AM, Paddock LE, Wu XC, Stephenson RA, Resnick MJ, Barocas DA, Penson DF. The Comparative Harms of Open and Robotic Prostatectomy in Population Based Samples. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2016 Feb; 195(2): 321-9. PMID: 26343985, PMCID: PMC4916911, PII: S0022-5347(15)04712-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.08.092, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Lipworth L, Morgans AK, Edwards TL, Barocas DA, Chang SS, Herrell SD, Penson DF, Resnick MJ, Smith JA, Clark PE. Renal cell cancer histological subtype distribution differs by race and sex. BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2016 Feb; 117(2): 260-5. PMID: 25307281, DOI: 10.1111/bju.12950, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Scarpato KR, Kappa SF, Goggins KM, Chang SS, Smith JA, Clark PE, Penson DF, Resnick MJ, Barocas DA, Idrees K, Kripalani S, Moses KA. The Impact of Health Literacy on Surgical Outcomes Following Radical Cystectomy. J Health Commun [print-electronic]. 2016; 21(sup2): 99-104. PMID: 27661137, PMCID: PMC5080660, DOI: 10.1080/10810730.2016.1193916, ISSN: 1087-0415.

Mohler JL, Armstrong AJ, Bahnson RR, D'Amico AV, Davis BJ, Eastham JA, Enke CA, Farrington TA, Higano CS, Horwitz EM, Hurwitz M, Kane CJ, Kawachi MH, Kuettel M, Lee RJ, Meeks JJ, Penson DF, Plimack ER, Pow-Sang JM, Raben D, Richey S, Roach M, Rosenfeld S, Schaeffer E, Skolarus TA, Small EJ, Sonpavde G, Srinivas S, Strope SA, Tward J, Shead DA, Freedman-Cass DA. Prostate Cancer, Version 1.2016. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2016 Jan; 14(1): 19-30. PMID: 26733552, PII: 14/1/19.

Francis DO, Williamson K, Hovis K, Gelbard A, Merati AL, Penson DF, Netterville JL, Garrett CG. Effect of injection augmentation on need for framework surgery in unilateral vocal fold paralysis. Laryngoscope [print-electronic]. 2016 Jan; 126(1): 128-34. PMID: 26153268, PMCID: PMC4704988, DOI: 10.1002/lary.25431, ISSN: 1531-4995.

Barocas DA, Mallin K, Graves AJ, Penson DF, Palis B, Winchester DP, Chang SS. Effect of the USPSTF Grade D Recommendation against Screening for Prostate Cancer on Incident Prostate Cancer Diagnoses in the United States. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2015 Dec; 194(6): 1587-93. PMID: 26087383, PII: S0022-5347(15)04209-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.06.075.

Penson DF. The Pendulum of Prostate Cancer Screening [editorial]. JAMA. 2015 Nov 11/17/2015; 314(19): 2031-3. PMID: 26575059, PII: 2470425, DOI: 10.1001/jama.2015.13775, ISSN: 1538-3598.

Guan J, Khambhati J, Jones LW, Morgans A, Allaf M, Penson DF, Moslehi J. Cardiology Patient Page. ABCDE Steps for Heart and Vascular Wellness Following a Prostate Cancer Diagnosis. Circulation. 2015 Nov 11/3/2015; 132(18): e218-20. PMID: 26527696, PMCID: PMC5004633, PII: CIRCULATIONAHA.115.012521, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.012521, ISSN: 1524-4539.

Morgans AK, van Bommel AC, Stowell C, Abrahm JL, Basch E, Bekelman JE, Berry DL, Bossi A, Davis ID, de Reijke TM, Denis LJ, Evans SM, Fleshner NE, George DJ, Kiefert J, Lin DW, Matthew AG, McDermott R, Payne H, Roos IA, Schrag D, Steuber T, Tombal B, van Basten JP, van der Hoeven JJ, Penson DF, . Development of a Standardized Set of Patient-centered Outcomes for Advanced Prostate Cancer: An International Effort for a Unified Approach. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2015 Nov; 68(5): 891-8. PMID: 26129856, PII: S0302-2838(15)00510-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2015.06.007, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Bourke L, Boorjian SA, Briganti A, Klotz L, Mucci L, Resnick MJ, Rosario DJ, Skolarus TA, Penson DF. Survivorship and improving quality of life in men with prostate cancer. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2015 Sep; 68(3): 374-83. PMID: 25941049, PII: S0302-2838(15)00325-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2015.04.023, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Penson DF. Adherence to therapy for lower urinary tract symptoms: don't mistake association with causation! [editorial]. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2015 Sep; 68(3): 426-7. PMID: 25703576, PII: S0302-2838(15)00160-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2015.02.006, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Penson DF. The Power and the Peril of Large Administrative Databases [editorial]. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2015 Jul; 194(1): 10-1. PMID: 25958777, PII: S0022-5347(15)03930-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.05.002, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Prabhu V, Lee T, Loeb S, Holmes JH, Gold HT, Lepor H, Penson DF, Makarov DV. Twitter response to the United States Preventive Services Task Force recommendations against screening with prostate-specific antigen. BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2015 Jul; 116(1): 65-71. PMID: 24661474, PMCID: PMC4216238, DOI: 10.1111/bju.12748, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Resnick MJ, Barocas DA, Morgans AK, Phillips SE, Koyama T, Albertsen PC, Cooperberg MR, Goodman M, Greenfield S, Hamilton AS, Hoffman KE, Hoffman RM, Kaplan SH, McCollum D, Paddock LE, Stanford JL, Stroup AM, Wu XC, Penson DF. The Evolution of Self-Reported Urinary and Sexual Dysfunction over the Last Two Decades: Implications for Comparative Effectiveness Research. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2015 Jun; 67(6): 1019-25. PMID: 25174325, PMCID: PMC4412750, PII: S0302-2838(14)00788-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.08.035, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Reynolds WS, Ni S, Kaufman MR, Penson DF, Dmochowski RR. Trends in urodynamics in U.S. female medicare beneficiaries, 2000-2010. Neurourol. Urodyn [print-electronic]. 2015 Jun; 34(5): 420-3. PMID: 24976252, DOI: 10.1002/nau.22644, ISSN: 1520-6777.

Resnick MJ, Lacchetti C, Penson DF, . Prostate cancer survivorship care guidelines: American Society of Clinical Oncology practice guideline endorsement. J Oncol Pract [print-electronic]. 2015 May; 11(3): e445-9. PMID: 25829527, PII: JOP.2015.004606, DOI: 10.1200/JOP.2015.004606.

Nguyen PL, Alibhai SM, Basaria S, D'Amico AV, Kantoff PW, Keating NL, Penson DF, Rosario DJ, Tombal B, Smith MR. Adverse effects of androgen deprivation therapy and strategies to mitigate them. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2015 May; 67(5): 825-36. PMID: 25097095, PII: S0302-2838(14)00650-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.07.010, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Bassett JC, Alvarez J, Koyama T, Resnick M, You C, Ni S, Penson DF, Barocas DA. Gender, race, and variation in the evaluation of microscopic hematuria among Medicare beneficiaries. J Gen Intern Med [print-electronic]. 2015 Apr; 30(4): 440-7. PMID: 25451992, PMCID: PMC4371014, DOI: 10.1007/s11606-014-3116-2, ISSN: 1525-1497.

Morgans AK, Fan KH, Koyama T, Albertsen PC, Goodman M, Hamilton AS, Hoffman RM, Stanford JL, Stroup AM, Resnick MJ, Barocas DA, Penson DF. Influence of age on incident diabetes and cardiovascular disease in prostate cancer survivors receiving androgen deprivation therapy. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2015 Apr; 193(4): 1226-31. PMID: 25451829, PMCID: PMC4542148, PII: S0022-5347(14)04835-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.11.006, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Resnick MJ, Lacchetti C, Bergman J, Hauke RJ, Hoffman KE, Kungel TM, Morgans AK, Penson DF. Prostate cancer survivorship care guideline: American Society of Clinical Oncology Clinical Practice Guideline endorsement. J. Clin. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2015 Mar 3/20/2015; 33(9): 1078-85. PMID: 25667275, PII: JCO.2014.60.2557, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2014.60.2557, ISSN: 1527-7755.

Ritch CR, Graves AJ, Keegan KA, Ni S, Bassett JC, Chang SS, Resnick MJ, Penson DF, Barocas DA. Increasing use of observation among men at low risk for prostate cancer mortality. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2015 Mar; 193(3): 801-6. PMID: 25196658, PMCID: PMC4363002, PII: S0022-5347(14)04357-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.08.102, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Hautmann RE, Abol-Enein H, Lee CT, Mansson W, Mills RD, Penson DF, Skinner EC, Studer UE, Thueroff JW, Volkmer BG. Urinary diversion: how experts divert. Urology [print-electronic]. 2015 Jan; 85(1): 233-8. PMID: 25440985, PII: S0090-4295(14)00862-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2014.06.075, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Kummerow KL, Du L, Penson DF, Shyr Y, Hooks MA. Nationwide trends in mastectomy for early-stage breast cancer. JAMA Surg. 2015 Jan; 150(1): 9-16. PMID: 25408966, PII: 1921808, DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2014.2895, ISSN: 2168-6262.

Daskivich TJ, Fan KH, Koyama T, Albertsen PC, Goodman M, Hamilton AS, Hoffman RM, Stanford JL, Stroup AM, Litwin MS, Penson DF. Prediction of long-term other-cause mortality in men with early-stage prostate cancer: results from the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study. Urology [print-electronic]. 2015 Jan; 85(1): 92-100. PMID: 25261048, PMCID: PMC4275422, PII: S0090-4295(14)00703-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2014.07.003, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Bassett JC, Gore JL, Kwan L, Ritch CR, Barocas DA, Penson DF, McCarthy WJ, Saigal CS. Knowledge of the harms of tobacco use among patients with bladder cancer. Cancer [print-electronic]. 2014 Dec 12/15/2014; 120(24): 3914-22. PMID: 25385059, DOI: 10.1002/cncr.28915, ISSN: 1097-0142.

Morgans AK, Fan KH, Koyama T, Albertsen PC, Goodman M, Hamilton AS, Hoffman RM, Stanford JL, Stroup AM, Penson DF. Bone complications among prostate cancer survivors: long-term follow-up from the prostate cancer outcomes study. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis [print-electronic]. 2014 Dec; 17(4): 338-42. PMID: 25134939, PMCID: PMC4227957, PII: pcan201431, DOI: 10.1038/pcan.2014.31, ISSN: 1476-5608.

Ritch CR, Cookson MS, Chang SS, Clark PE, Resnick MJ, Penson DF, Smith JA, May AT, Anderson CB, You C, Lee H, Barocas DA. Impact of complications and hospital-free days on health related quality of life 1 year after radical cystectomy. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2014 Nov; 192(5): 1360-4. PMID: 24928268, PII: S0022-5347(14)03739-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.06.004, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. The hidden agenda in the release of the Medicare physician reimbursement data. Urology. 2014 Sep; 84(3): 501-2. PMID: 25168522, PII: S0090-4295(14)00578-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2014.06.001, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Snyder RA, Penson DF, Ni S, Koyama T, Merchant NB. Trends in the use of evidence-based therapy for resectable gastric cancer. J Surg Oncol [print-electronic]. 2014 Sep; 110(3): 285-90. PMID: 24891231, PMCID: PMC4260801, DOI: 10.1002/jso.23635, ISSN: 1096-9098.

Francis DO, McKiever ME, Garrett CG, Jacobson B, Penson DF. Assessment of patient experience with unilateral vocal fold immobility: a preliminary study. J Voice [print-electronic]. 2014 Sep; 28(5): 636-43. PMID: 24739444, PMCID: PMC4226757, PII: S0892-1997(14)00007-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2014.01.006, ISSN: 1873-4588.

Kavitt RT, Penson DF, Vaezi MF. Eosinophilic esophagitis: dilate or medicate? A cost analysis model of the choice of initial therapy. Dis. Esophagus [print-electronic]. 2014 Jul; 27(5): 418-23. PMID: 22947137, PMCID: PMC3823713, DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2012.01409.x, ISSN: 1442-2050.

Friedlander DF, Resnick MJ, You C, Bassett J, Yarlagadda V, Penson DF, Barocas DA. Variation in the intensity of hematuria evaluation: a target for primary care quality improvement. Am. J. Med [print-electronic]. 2014 Jul; 127(7): 633-640.e11. PMID: 24486290, PMCID: PMC4074456, PII: S0002-9343(14)00076-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2014.01.010, ISSN: 1555-7162.

Ritch CR, You C, May AT, Herrell SD, Clark PE, Penson DF, Chang SS, Cookson MS, Smith JA, Barocas DA. Biochemical recurrence-free survival after robotic-assisted laparoscopic vs open radical prostatectomy for intermediate- and high-risk prostate cancer. Urology [print-electronic]. 2014 Jun; 83(6): 1309-15. PMID: 24746665, PII: S0090-4295(14)00182-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2014.02.023, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Loeb S, Bjurlin MA, Nicholson J, Tammela TL, Penson DF, Carter HB, Carroll P, Etzioni R. Overdiagnosis and overtreatment of prostate cancer. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2014 Jun; 65(6): 1046-55. PMID: 24439788, PMCID: PMC4113338, PII: S0302-2838(13)01490-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2013.12.062, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Ark JT, Keegan KA, Barocas DA, Morgan TM, Resnick MJ, You C, Cookson MS, Penson DF, Davis R, Clark PE, Smith JA, Chang SS. Incidence and predictors of understaging in patients with clinical T1 urothelial carcinoma undergoing radical cystectomy. BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2014 Jun; 113(6): 894-9. PMID: 24053444, PMCID: PMC3874077, DOI: 10.1111/bju.12245, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Penson DF. Learning to see the forest through the trees. Surgery. 2014 May; 155(5): 797-8. PMID: 24787106, PII: S0039-6060(14)00037-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.surg.2014.01.008, ISSN: 1532-7361.

Kaffenberger SD, Penson DF. The politics of prostate cancer screening. Urol. Clin. North Am [print-electronic]. 2014 May; 41(2): 249-55. PMID: 24725487, PII: S0094-0143(14)00005-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.ucl.2014.01.004, ISSN: 1558-318X.

Resnick MJ, Barocas DA, Morgans AK, Phillips SE, Chen VW, Cooperberg MR, Goodman M, Greenfield S, Hamilton AS, Hoffman KE, Kaplan SH, Paddock LE, Stroup AM, Wu XC, Koyama T, Penson DF. Contemporary prevalence of pretreatment urinary, sexual, hormonal, and bowel dysfunction: Defining the population at risk for harms of prostate cancer treatment. Cancer [print-electronic]. 2014 Apr 4/15/2014; 120(8): 1263-71. PMID: 24510400, PMCID: PMC4930672, DOI: 10.1002/cncr.28563, ISSN: 1097-0142.

Francis DO, Pearce EC, Ni S, Garrett CG, Penson DF. Epidemiology of vocal fold paralyses after total thyroidectomy for well-differentiated thyroid cancer in a Medicare population. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg [print-electronic]. 2014 Apr; 150(4): 548-57. PMID: 24482349, PMCID: PMC4229384, PII: 0194599814521381, DOI: 10.1177/0194599814521381, ISSN: 1097-6817.

Barocas DA, Alvarez J, Koyama T, Anderson CB, Gray DT, Fowke JH, You C, Chang SS, Cookson MS, Smith JA, Penson DF. Racial variation in the quality of surgical care for bladder cancer. Cancer [print-electronic]. 2014 Apr 4/1/2014; 120(7): 1018-25. PMID: 24339051, PMCID: PMC3961490, DOI: 10.1002/cncr.28520, ISSN: 1097-0142.

Barocas DA, Kulahalli CS, Ehrenfeld JM, Kapu AN, Penson DF, You CC, Weavind L, Dmochowski R. Benchmarking the use of a rapid response team by surgical services at a tertiary care hospital. J. Am. Coll. Surg [print-electronic]. 2014 Jan; 218(1): 66-72. PMID: 24275072, PMCID: PMC4353563, PII: S1072-7515(13)01079-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.09.011, ISSN: 1879-1190.

Penson DF. Capsule commentary on Shahinian et al.: Patterns of bone mineral density testing in men receiving androgen deprivation for prostate cancer. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Nov; 28(11): 1494. PMID: 23784368, PMCID: PMC3797357, DOI: 10.1007/s11606-013-2513-2, ISSN: 1525-1497.

Penson DF. Post-prostatectomy incontinence and pelvic floor muscle training: a defining problem [editorial]. Eur. Urol [print-electronic]. 2013 Nov; 64(5): 773-5; discussion 775. PMID: 23499365, PII: S0302-2838(13)00233-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2013.03.009, ISSN: 1873-7560.

Keegan KA, Penson DF. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: the impact on urologic cancer care. Urol. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2013 Oct; 31(7): 980-4. PMID: 22819697, PMCID: PMC3773249, PII: S1078-1439(12)00011-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2012.01.007, ISSN: 1873-2496.

Morgan TM, Barocas DA, Chang SS, Phillips SE, Salem S, Clark PE, Penson DF, Smith JA, Cookson MS. The relationship between perioperative blood transfusion and overall mortality in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. Urol. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2013 Aug; 31(6): 871-7. PMID: 21906965, PMCID: PMC3253245, PII: S1078-1439(11)00232-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2011.07.012, ISSN: 1873-2496.

Penson DF. Time to raise the bar in localised prostate cancer [editorial]. BJU Int. 2013 Aug; 112(3): 278. PMID: 23826836, DOI: 10.1111/bju.12328, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Penson DF. Editorial comment [editorial]. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2013 Aug; 190(2): 398. PMID: 23624150, PII: S0022-5347(13)04123-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2013.02.3237, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Barocas DA, Chen V, Cooperberg M, Goodman M, Graff JJ, Greenfield S, Hamilton A, Hoffman K, Kaplan S, Koyama T, Morgans A, Paddock LE, Phillips S, Resnick MJ, Stroup A, Wu XC, Penson DF. Using a population-based observational cohort study to address difficult comparative effectiveness research questions: the CEASAR study. J Comp Eff Res. 2013 Jul; 2(4): 445-60. PMID: 24236685, PMCID: PMC4920086, DOI: 10.2217/cer.13.34, ISSN: 2042-6313.

Barocas DA, Grubb R, Black A, Penson DF, Fowke JH, Andriole G, Crawford ED. Association between race and follow-up diagnostic care after a positive prostate cancer screening test in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial. Cancer [print-electronic]. 2013 Jun 6/15/2013; 119(12): 2223-9. PMID: 23559420, DOI: 10.1002/cncr.28042, ISSN: 1097-0142.

Penson DF. Accountable care organizations in surgery: location, location, location: Comment on "will accountable care organizations cut costs and improve quality for inpatient surgery?". JAMA Surg. 2013 Jun; 148(6): 554. PMID: 23426580, PII: 1653582, DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2013.21, ISSN: 2168-6262.

Reynolds WS, Dmochowski RR, Lai J, Saigal C, Penson DF, . Patterns and predictors of urodynamics use in the United States. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2013 May; 189(5): 1791-6. PMID: 23159270, PMCID: PMC3984034, PII: S0022-5347(12)05556-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.11.066, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Reynolds WS, Gold KP, Ni S, Kaufman MR, Dmochowski RR, Penson DF. Immediate effects of the initial FDA notification on the use of surgical mesh for pelvic organ prolapse surgery in medicare beneficiaries. Neurourol. Urodyn [print-electronic]. 2013 Apr; 32(4): 330-5. PMID: 23001605, PMCID: PMC3962985, DOI: 10.1002/nau.22318, ISSN: 1520-6777.

Anderson CB, Morgan TM, Kappa S, Moore D, Clark PE, Davis R, Penson DF, Barocas DA, Smith JA, Cookson MS, Chang SS. Ureteroenteric anastomotic strictures after radical cystectomy-does operative approach matter?. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2013 Feb; 189(2): 541-7. PMID: 23260561, PII: S0022-5347(12)04846-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.09.034, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Anderson CB, Penson DF, Ni S, Makarov DV, Barocas DA. Centralization of radical prostatectomy in the United States. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2013 Feb; 189(2): 500-6. PMID: 23069384, PII: S0022-5347(12)05193-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.10.012, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Kaffenberger SD, Keegan KA, Bansal NK, Morgan TM, Tang DH, Barocas DA, Penson DF, Davis R, Clark PE, Chang SS, Cookson MS, Herrell SD, Smith JA. Salvage robotic assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy: a single institution, 5-year experience. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2013 Feb; 189(2): 507-13. PMID: 23000849, PMCID: PMC3698478, PII: S0022-5347(12)04913-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.09.057, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Resnick MJ, Guzzo TJ, Cowan JE, Knight SJ, Carroll PR, Penson DF. Factors associated with satisfaction with prostate cancer care: results from Cancer of the Prostate Strategic Urologic Research Endeavor (CaPSURE). BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2013 Feb; 111(2): 213-20. PMID: 22928860, PMCID: PMC3540193, DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2012.11423.x, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Resnick MJ, Koyama T, Fan KH, Albertsen PC, Goodman M, Hamilton AS, Hoffman RM, Potosky AL, Stanford JL, Stroup AM, Van Horn RL, Penson DF. Long-term functional outcomes after treatment for localized prostate cancer. N. Engl. J. Med. 2013 Jan 1/31/2013; 368(5): 436-45. PMID: 23363497, PMCID: PMC3742365, DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1209978, ISSN: 1533-4406.

Penson DF. A Modest Proposal: Prostate Biopsies and In-house Pathology Laboratories. Rev Urol. 2013; 15(4): 135-6. PMID: 24659909, PMCID: PMC3922317, ISSN: 1523-6161.

Penson DF. Factors influencing patients' acceptance and adherence to active surveillance. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. Monographs. 2012 Dec; 2012(45): 207-12. PMID: 23271775, PMCID: PMC3540870, PII: lgs024, DOI: 10.1093/jncimonographs/lgs024, ISSN: 1745-6614.

Morgan TM, Barocas DA, Keegan KA, Cookson MS, Chang SS, Ni S, Clark PE, Smith JA, Penson DF. Volume outcomes of cystectomy--is it the surgeon or the setting?. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Dec; 188(6): 2139-44. PMID: 23083864, PII: S0022-5347(12)04499-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.08.042, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Resnick MJ, Penson DF. Quality of life with advanced metastatic prostate cancer. Urol. Clin. North Am [print-electronic]. 2012 Nov; 39(4): 505-15. PMID: 23084527, PII: S0094-0143(12)00055-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.ucl.2012.07.007, ISSN: 1558-318X.

Barocas DA, Gray DT, Fowke JH, Mercaldo ND, Blume JD, Chang SS, Cookson MS, Smith JA, Penson DF. Racial variation in the quality of surgical care for prostate cancer. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Oct; 188(4): 1279-85. PMID: 22902011, PMCID: PMC3770766, PII: S0022-5347(12)03947-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.06.037, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Morgan TM, Barocas DA, Penson DF, Chang SS, Ni S, Clark PE, Smith JA, Cookson MS. Lymph node yield at radical cystectomy predicts mortality in node-negative and not node-positive patients. Urology [print-electronic]. 2012 Sep; 80(3): 632-40. PMID: 22795379, PII: S0090-4295(12)00607-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2012.03.070, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Penson DF, Lange PH. Systemic therapy and the urologic oncologist: a unique opportunity for the specialty to provide comprehensive care that ultimately benefits the patient. Urol. Oncol. 2012 Jul; 30(4 Suppl): S2-4. PMID: 22795076, PII: S1078-1439(11)00137-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2011.04.008, ISSN: 1873-2496.

Penson DF. Editorial comment [editorial]. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Apr; 187(4): 1398. PMID: 22341284, PII: S0022-5347(12)00018-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.11.119, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Patel SG, Penson DF, Pabla B, Clark PE, Cookson MS, Chang SS, Herrell SD, Smith JA, Barocas DA. National trends in the use of partial nephrectomy: a rising tide that has not lifted all boats. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Mar; 187(3): 816-21. PMID: 22248514, PII: S0022-5347(11)05558-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.10.173, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: urologist compliance with AUA best practice guidelines for benign prostatic hyperplasia in medicare population. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Mar; 187(3): 966-7. PMID: 22325522, PII: S0022-5347(11)05708-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.11.051, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: physician documentation of fluoroscopy time in voiding cystourethrography reports correlates with lower fluoroscopy times: a surrogate marker of patient radiation exposure. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Mar; 187(3): 965-6. PMID: 22325521, PII: S0022-5347(11)05707-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.11.050, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: how well informed are women who undergo urodynamic testing?. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Mar; 187(3): 965. PMID: 22325520, PII: S0022-5347(11)05706-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.11.049, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: US physician practices versus Canadians: spending nearly four times as much money interacting with payers. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Feb; 187(2): 648. PMID: 22237371, PII: S0022-5347(11)05438-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.10.115, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: higher fees paid to us physicians drive higher spending for physician services compared to other countries. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Feb; 187(2): 647-8. PMID: 22237370, PII: S0022-5347(11)05437-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.10.114, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: today's 'meaningful use' standard for medication orders by hospitals may save few lives; later stages may do more. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Feb; 187(2): 646. PMID: 22237369, PII: S0022-5347(11)05436-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.10.113, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Fowke JH, Motley SS, Concepcion RS, Penson DF, Barocas DA. Obesity, body composition, and prostate cancer. BMC Cancer. 2012; 12: 23. PMID: 22257467, PMCID: PMC3292483, PII: 1471-2407-12-23, DOI: 10.1186/1471-2407-12-23, ISSN: 1471-2407.

Wein AJ, Penson DF. Re: What patients think: patient-reported outcomes of retropubic versus trans-obturator mid-urethral slings for urodynamic stress incontinence--a multi-centre randomised controlled trial. J. Urol. 2012 Jan; 187(1): 203-5. PMID: 22268242, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Wein AJ, Penson DF. Re: Transobturator TVT-O versus retropubic TVT: results of a multicenter randomized controlled trial at 24 months follow-up. J. Urol. 2012 Jan; 187(1): 203-4. PMID: 22268241, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: Fifteen-year trend in the use of male reproductive surgery: analysis of the healthcare cost and utilization project data. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Jan; 187(1): 246. PMID: 22153470, PII: S0022-5347(11)05174-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.09.118, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: Satisfaction profiles in men using intracavernosal injection therapy. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Jan; 187(1): 245-6. PMID: 22153468, PII: S0022-5347(11)05173-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.09.117, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Wein AJ, Penson DF. Re: Retropubic versus transobturator midurethral slings for stress incontinence. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Jan; 187(1): 202-4. PMID: 22153438, PII: S0022-5347(11)05195-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.09.139, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Makarov DV, Desai RA, Yu JB, Sharma R, Abraham N, Albertsen PC, Penson DF, Gross CP. The population level prevalence and correlates of appropriate and inappropriate imaging to stage incident prostate cancer in the medicare population. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2012 Jan; 187(1): 97-102. PMID: 22088337, PII: S0022-5347(11)04987-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.09.042, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF, Munro HM, Signorello LB, Blot WJ, Fowke JH, . Obesity, physical activity and lower urinary tract symptoms: results from the Southern Community Cohort Study. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 Dec; 186(6): 2316-22. PMID: 22014824, PMCID: PMC3327364, PII: S0022-5347(11)04497-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.07.067, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Davies JD, Aghazadeh MA, Phillips S, Salem S, Chang SS, Clark PE, Cookson MS, Davis R, Herrell SD, Penson DF, Smith JA, Barocas DA. Prostate size as a predictor of Gleason score upgrading in patients with low risk prostate cancer. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 Dec; 186(6): 2221-7. PMID: 22014803, PII: S0022-5347(11)04534-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.07.104, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: Assessment of quality of cancer-related follow-up care from the cancer survivor's perspective. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 Dec; 186(6): 2349. PMID: 22078617, PII: S0022-5347(11)05233-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.08.127, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: Validating the patient safety indicators in the Veterans Health Administration: are they ready for prime time?. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 Dec; 186(6): 2347-8. PMID: 22078616, PII: S0022-5347(11)04760-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.08.038, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Fowke JH, Munro H, Signorello LB, Blot WJ, Penson DF, . Association between socioeconomic status (SES) and lower urinary tract symptom (LUTS) severity among black and white men. J Gen Intern Med [print-electronic]. 2011 Nov; 26(11): 1305-10. PMID: 21720905, PMCID: PMC3208454, DOI: 10.1007/s11606-011-1776-8, ISSN: 1525-1497.

Reynolds WS, Dmochowski RR, Penson DF. Epidemiology of stress urinary incontinence in women. Curr Urol Rep. 2011 Oct; 12(5): 370-6. PMID: 21720817, DOI: 10.1007/s11934-011-0206-0, ISSN: 1534-6285.

Zeliadt SB, Penson DF, Moinpour CM, Blough DK, Fedorenko CR, Hall IJ, Smith JL, Ekwueme DU, Thompson IM, Keane TE, Ramsey SD. Provider and partner interactions in the treatment decision-making process for newly diagnosed localized prostate cancer. BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2011 Sep; 108(6): 851-6; discussion 856. PMID: 21244609, DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2010.09945.x, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Birkhahn M, Penson DF, Cai J, Groshen S, Stein JP, Lieskovsky G, Skinner DG, Cote RJ. Long-term outcome in patients with a Gleason score = 6 prostate cancer treated by radical prostatectomy. BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2011 Sep; 108(5): 660-4. PMID: 21223479, DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2010.09978.x, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Morgan TM, Keegan KA, Barocas DA, Ruhotina N, Phillips SE, Chang SS, Penson DF, Clark PE, Smith JA, Cookson MS. Predicting the probability of 90-day survival of elderly patients with bladder cancer treated with radical cystectomy. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 Sep; 186(3): 829-34. PMID: 21788035, PII: S0022-5347(11)03870-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.04.089, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Barocas DA, Motley S, Cookson MS, Chang SS, Penson DF, Dai Q, Milne G, Roberts LJ, Morrow J, Concepcion RS, Smith JA, Fowke JH. Oxidative stress measured by urine F2-isoprostane level is associated with prostate cancer. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 Jun; 185(6): 2102-7. PMID: 21496850, PMCID: PMC3093434, PII: S0022-5347(11)00255-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.02.020, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Wessells H, Penson DF, Cleary P, Rutledge BN, Lachin JM, McVary KT, Schade DS, Sarma AV, . Effect of intensive glycemic therapy on erectile function in men with type 1 diabetes. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 May; 185(5): 1828-34. PMID: 21420129, PMCID: PMC3220602, PII: S0022-5347(10)05440-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2010.12.098, ISSN: 1527-3792.

McVary KT, Roehrborn CG, Avins AL, Barry MJ, Bruskewitz RC, Donnell RF, Foster HE, Gonzalez CM, Kaplan SA, Penson DF, Ulchaker JC, Wei JT. Update on AUA guideline on the management of benign prostatic hyperplasia. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 May; 185(5): 1793-803. PMID: 21420124, PII: S0022-5347(11)00224-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.01.074, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Thong MS, van de Poll-Franse L, Hoffman RM, Albertsen PC, Hamilton AS, Stanford JL, Penson DF. Diabetes mellitus and health-related quality of life in prostate cancer: 5-year results from the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study. BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2011 Apr; 107(8): 1223-31. PMID: 21070583, PMCID: PMC3292346, DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2010.09861.x, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Makarov DV, Yu JB, Desai RA, Penson DF, Gross CP. The association between diffusion of the surgical robot and radical prostatectomy rates. Med Care. 2011 Apr; 49(4): 333-9. PMID: 21368677, DOI: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e318202adb9, ISSN: 1537-1948.

Penson DF. Re: Treatment Outcomes and Resource Use of Patients With Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity Receiving Botulinum Toxin A (BOTOX) Therapy in Germany. J. Urol. 2011 Apr; 185(4): 1383-4. PMID: 22098977, PII: S0022-5347(11)60302-9, DOI: 10.1016/S0022-5347(11)60302-9, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: can pelvic floor muscle training reverse pelvic organ prolapse and reduce prolapse symptoms? An assessor-blinded, randomized, controlled trial. J. Urol. 2011 Apr; 185(4): 1383. PMID: 22098976, PII: S0022-5347(11)60301-7, DOI: 10.1016/S0022-5347(11)60301-7, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Re: Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Use in Women With Pelvic Floor Disorders: A Cohort Study. J. Urol. 2011 Apr; 185(4): 1382-3. PMID: 22098975, PII: S0022-5347(11)60300-5, DOI: 10.1016/S0022-5347(11)60300-5, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Ramsey SD, Zeliadt SB, Fedorenko CR, Blough DK, Moinpour CM, Hall IJ, Smith JL, Ekwueme DU, Fairweather ME, Thompson IM, Keane TE, Penson DF. Patient preferences and urologist recommendations among local-stage prostate cancer patients who present for initial consultation and second opinions. World J Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 Feb; 29(1): 3-9. PMID: 20959991, DOI: 10.1007/s00345-010-0602-y, ISSN: 1433-8726.

Hamilton AS, Albertsen PC, Johnson TK, Hoffman R, Morrell D, Deapen D, Penson DF. Trends in the treatment of localized prostate cancer using supplemented cancer registry data. BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2011 Feb; 107(4): 576-84. PMID: 20735387, PII: BJU9514, DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2010.09514.x, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Epplein M, Zheng Y, Zheng W, Chen Z, Gu K, Penson D, Lu W, Shu XO. Quality of life after breast cancer diagnosis and survival. J. Clin. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2011 Feb 2/1/2011; 29(4): 406-12. PMID: 21172892, PMCID: PMC3058286, PII: JCO.2010.30.6951, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2010.30.6951, ISSN: 1527-7755.

Padmanabhan P, Scarpero HM, Milam DF, Dmochowski RR, Penson DF. Five-year cost analysis of intra-detrusor injection of botulinum toxin type A and augmentation cystoplasty for refractory neurogenic detrusor overactivity. World J Urol [print-electronic]. 2011 Feb; 29(1): 51-7. PMID: 21110030, DOI: 10.1007/s00345-010-0618-3, ISSN: 1433-8726.

Penson DF. Treatment for postprostatectomy incontinence: is this as good as it gets? [editorial]. JAMA. 2011 Jan 1/12/2011; 305(2): 197-8. PMID: 21224463, PII: 305/2/197, DOI: 10.1001/jama.2010.1984, ISSN: 1538-3598.

Maripuri S, Penson DF, Ikizler TA, Cavanaugh KL. Outpatient versus inpatient observation after percutaneous native kidney biopsy: a cost minimization study. Am. J. Nephrol [print-electronic]. 2011; 34(1): 64-70. PMID: 21677428, PMCID: PMC3123742, PII: 000328901, DOI: 10.1159/000328901, ISSN: 1421-9670.

Hadley J, Yabroff KR, Barrett MJ, Penson DF, Saigal CS, Potosky AL. Comparative effectiveness of prostate cancer treatments: evaluating statistical adjustments for confounding in observational data. J. Natl. Cancer Inst [print-electronic]. 2010 Dec 12/1/2010; 102(23): 1780-93. PMID: 20944078, PMCID: PMC2994860, PII: djq393, DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djq393, ISSN: 1460-2105.

Stimson CJ, Dmochowski R, Penson DF. Health care reform 2010: a fresh view on tort reform. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2010 Nov; 184(5): 1840-6. PMID: 20846694, PII: S0022-5347(10)04065-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2010.06.143, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Zeliadt SB, Ramsey SD, Van Den Eeden SK, Hamilton AS, Oakley-Girvan I, Penson DF, Fairweather ME, Arora NK, Potosky AL. Patient recruitment methods to evaluate treatment decision making for localized prostate cancer. Am. J. Clin. Oncol. 2010 Aug; 33(4): 381-6. PMID: 20010079, DOI: 10.1097/COC.0b013e3181b215d5, ISSN: 1537-453X.

Barocas DA, Penson DF. Racial variation in the pattern and quality of care for prostate cancer in the USA: mind the gap. BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2010 Aug; 106(3): 322-8. PMID: 20553251, PMCID: PMC2910169, PII: BJU9467, DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2010.09467.x, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Kantoff PW, Higano CS, Shore ND, Berger ER, Small EJ, Penson DF, Redfern CH, Ferrari AC, Dreicer R, Sims RB, Xu Y, Frohlich MW, Schellhammer PF, . Sipuleucel-T immunotherapy for castration-resistant prostate cancer. N. Engl. J. Med. 2010 Jul 7/29/2010; 363(5): 411-22. PMID: 20818862, DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1001294, ISSN: 1533-4406.

Ramsey SD, Zeliadt SB, Arora NK, Blough DK, Penson DF, Oakley-Girvan I, Hamilton AS, Van Den Eeden SK, Fedorenko CR, Potosky AL. Unanticipated and underappreciated outcomes during management of local stage prostate cancer: a prospective survey. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2010 Jul; 184(1): 120-5. PMID: 20478590, PII: S0022-5347(10)02996-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2010.03.023, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Huang GJ, Sadetsky N, Penson DF. Health related quality of life for men treated for localized prostate cancer with long-term followup. J. Urol. 2010 Jun; 183(6): 2206-12. PMID: 20399462, PMCID: PMC4575915, PII: S0022-5347(10)00254-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2010.02.013, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Zeliadt SB, Moinpour CM, Blough DK, Penson DF, Hall IJ, Smith JL, Ekwueme DU, Thompson IM, Keane TE, Ramsey SD. Preliminary treatment considerations among men with newly diagnosed prostate cancer. Am J Manag Care. 2010 May; 16(5): e121-30. PMID: 20455638, PII: 12633, ISSN: 1936-2692.

Makarov DV, Loeb S, Landman AB, Nielsen ME, Gross CP, Leslie DL, Penson DF, Desai RA. Regional variation in total cost per radical prostatectomy in the healthcare cost and utilization project nationwide inpatient sample database. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2010 Apr; 183(4): 1504-9. PMID: 20172559, PII: S0022-5347(09)03178-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2009.12.014, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Moses KA, Paciorek AT, Penson DF, Carroll PR, Master VA. Impact of ethnicity on primary treatment choice and mortality in men with prostate cancer: data from CaPSURE. J. Clin. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2010 Feb 2/20/2010; 28(6): 1069-74. PMID: 20100957, PMCID: PMC2834431, PII: JCO.2009.26.2469, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2009.26.2469, ISSN: 1527-7755.

Bruins HM, Huang GJ, Cai J, Skinner DG, Stein JP, Penson DF. Clinical outcomes and recurrence predictors of lymph node positive urothelial cancer after cystectomy. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2009 Nov; 182(5): 2182-7. PMID: 19758623, PII: S0022-5347(09)01741-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2009.07.017, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF. Active surveillance: not your father's watchful waiting. Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2009 Oct; 23(11): 980-2. PMID: 19947350, PII: 166280, ISSN: 0890-9091.

Makarov DV, Penson DF. Prostate cancer: quality of life after radiation and androgen deprivation. Nature reviews. Urology. 2009 Sep; 6(9) Sect. 477,8.

Ramsey SD, Zeliadt SB, Arora NK, Potosky AL, Blough DK, Hamilton AS, Van Den Eeden SK, Oakley-Girvan I, Penson DF. Access to information sources and treatment considerations among men with local stage prostate cancer. Urology [print-electronic]. 2009 Sep; 74(3): 509-15. PMID: 19589564, PMCID: PMC2748115, PII: S0090-4295(09)00441-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2009.01.090, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Penson DF, Wessells H, Cleary P, Rutledge BN, . Sexual dysfunction and symptom impact in men with long-standing type 1 diabetes in the DCCT/EDIC cohort. J Sex Med [print-electronic]. 2009 Jul; 6(7): 1969-78. PMID: 19453899, PMCID: PMC2861494, PII: JSM1292, DOI: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2009.01292.x, ISSN: 1743-6109.

Nichol MB, Knight TK, Wu J, Barron R, Penson DF. Evaluating use patterns of and adherence to medications for benign prostatic hyperplasia. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2009 May; 181(5): 2214-21; discussion 2221. PMID: 19296986, PII: S0022-5347(09)00055-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2009.01.033, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Stein JP, Penson DF, Lee C, Cai J, Miranda G, Skinner DG. Long-term oncological outcomes in women undergoing radical cystectomy and orthotopic diversion for bladder cancer. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2009 May; 181(5): 2052-8; discussion 2058. PMID: 19286213, PII: S0022-5347(09)00042-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2009.01.020, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Penson DF, Rossignol M, Sartor AO, Scardino PT, Abenhaim LL. Prostate cancer: epidemiology and health-related quality of life. Urology. 2008 Dec; 72(6 Suppl): S3-11. PMID: 19095126, PII: S0090-4295(08)01734-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2008.10.006, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Huang GJ, Hamilton AS, Lo M, Stein JP, Penson DF. Predictors of intravesical therapy for nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer: results from the surveillance, epidemiology and end results program 2003 patterns of care project. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2008 Aug; 180(2): 520-4; discussion 524. PMID: 18550088, PMCID: PMC3327445, PII: S0022-5347(08)00945-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2008.04.016, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Stein JP, Penson DF. Invasive T1 bladder cancer: indications and rationale for radical cystectomy. BJU Int [print-electronic]. 2008 Aug; 102(3): 270-5. PMID: 18494831, PII: BJU7743, DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2008.07743.x, ISSN: 1464-410X.

Stein JP, Penson DF. The invasive T1 bladder tumor: contemporary issues and rationale for radical cystectomy. Curr Urol Rep. 2008 May; 9(3): 179-81. PMID: 18765110, ISSN: 1534-6285.

Penson DF, McLerran D, Feng Z, Li L, Albertsen PC, Gilliland FD, Hamilton A, Hoffman RM, Stephenson RA, Potosky AL, Stanford JL. 5-year urinary and sexual outcomes after radical prostatectomy: results from the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study. J. Urol. 2008 May; 179(5 Suppl): S40-4. PMID: 18405749, PII: S0022-5347(08)00737-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2008.03.136, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Etzioni R, Gulati R, Falcon S, Penson DF. Impact of PSA screening on the incidence of advanced stage prostate cancer in the United States: a surveillance modeling approach. Med Decis Making [print-electronic]. 2008 May; 28(3): 323-31. PMID: 18319508, PII: 0272989X07312719, DOI: 10.1177/0272989X07312719, ISSN: 0272-989X.

Huang GJ, Penson DF. Internet health resources and the cancer patient. Cancer Invest. 2008 Mar; 26(2): 202-7. PMID: 18259953, PII: 785208482, DOI: 10.1080/07357900701566197, ISSN: 1532-4192.

Etzioni R, Tsodikov A, Mariotto A, Szabo A, Falcon S, Wegelin J, DiTommaso D, Karnofski K, Gulati R, Penson DF, Feuer E. Quantifying the role of PSA screening in the US prostate cancer mortality decline. Cancer Causes Control [print-electronic]. 2008 Mar; 19(2): 175-81. PMID: 18027095, PMCID: PMC3064270, DOI: 10.1007/s10552-007-9083-8, ISSN: 0957-5243.

Lloyd A, Penson D, Dewilde S, Kleinman L. Eliciting patient preferences for hormonal therapy options in the treatment of metastatic prostate cancer. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis [print-electronic]. 2008; 11(2): 153-9. PMID: 17637761, PII: 4500992, DOI: 10.1038/sj.pcan.4500992, ISSN: 1476-5608.

Stein JP, Penson DF, Wu SD, Skinner DG. Pathological guidelines for orthotopic urinary diversion in women with bladder cancer: a review of the literature. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2007 Sep; 178(3 Pt 1): 756-60. PMID: 17631333, PII: S0022-5347(07)01220-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2007.05.013, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Gonzalez CM, Penson D, Kosiak B, Dupree J, Clemens JQ. Pay for performance: rationale and potential implications for urology. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2007 Aug; 178(2): 402-8. PMID: 17561159, PII: S0022-5347(07)00743-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2007.03.095, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Ramsey SD, Zeliadt SB, Hall IJ, Ekwueme DU, Penson DF. On the importance of race, socioeconomic status and comorbidity when evaluating quality of life in men with prostate cancer. J. Urol. 2007 Jun; 177(6): 1992-9. PMID: 17509278, PII: S0022-5347(07)00276-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2007.01.138, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Graff JN, Mori M, Li H, Garzotto M, Penson D, Potosky AL, Beer TM. Predictors of overall and cancer-free survival of patients with localized prostate cancer treated with primary androgen suppression therapy: results from the prostate cancer outcomes study. J. Urol. 2007 Apr; 177(4): 1307-12. PMID: 17382720, PII: S0022-5347(06)03125-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2006.11.054, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Singer EA, Penson DF, Palapattu GS. PSA screening and elderly men [letter]. JAMA. 2007 Mar 3/7/2007; 297(9): 949; author reply 949-50. PMID: 17341705, PII: 297/9/949, DOI: 10.1001/jama.297.9.949-a, ISSN: 1538-3598.

Albertsen PC, Hanley JA, Penson DF, Barrows G, Fine J. 13-year outcomes following treatment for clinically localized prostate cancer in a population based cohort. J. Urol. 2007 Mar; 177(3): 932-6. PMID: 17296379, PII: S0022-5347(06)02749-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2006.10.051, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Stein JP, Penson DF, Cai J, Miranda G, Skinner EC, Dunn MA, Groshen S, Lieskovsky G, Skinner DG. Radical cystectomy with extended lymphadenectomy: evaluating separate package versus en bloc submission for node positive bladder cancer. J. Urol. 2007 Mar; 177(3): 876-81; discussion 881. PMID: 17296365, PII: S0022-5347(06)02757-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2006.10.043, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Zeliadt SB, Etzioni R, Ramsey SD, Penson DF, Potosky AL. Trends in treatment costs for localized prostate cancer: the healthy screenee effect. Med Care. 2007 Feb; 45(2): 154-9. PMID: 17224778, PII: 00005650-200702000-00008, DOI: 10.1097/01.mlr.0000241044.09778.3f, ISSN: 0025-7079.

Zeliadt SB, Penson DF. Pharmacoeconomics of available treatment options for metastatic prostate cancer. Pharmacoeconomics. 2007; 25(4): 309-27. PMID: 17402804, PII: 2544, ISSN: 1170-7690.

Latini DM, Penson DF, Wallace KL, Lubeck DP, Lue TF. Longitudinal differences in psychological outcomes for men with erectile dysfunction: results from ExCEED. J Sex Med. 2006 Nov; 3(6): 1068-76. PMID: 17100940, PII: JSM332, DOI: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2006.00332.x, ISSN: 1743-6095.

Latini DM, Penson DF, Wallace KL, Lubeck DP, Lue TF. Clinical and psychosocial characteristics of men with erectile dysfunction: baseline data from ExCEED. J Sex Med. 2006 Nov; 3(6): 1059-67. PMID: 17100939, PII: JSM331, DOI: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2006.00331.x, ISSN: 1743-6095.

Sanderson KM, Penson DF, Cai J, Groshen S, Stein JP, Lieskovsky G, Skinner DG. Salvage radical prostatectomy: quality of life outcomes and long-term oncological control of radiorecurrent prostate cancer. J. Urol. 2006 Nov; 176(5): 2025-31; discussion 2031. PMID: 17070244, PII: S0022-5347(06)01767-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2006.07.075, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Zeliadt SB, Potosky AL, Penson DF, Etzioni R. Survival benefit associated with adjuvant androgen deprivation therapy combined with radiotherapy for high- and low-risk patients with nonmetastatic prostate cancer. Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys [print-electronic]. 2006 Oct 10/1/2006; 66(2): 395-402. PMID: 16904843, PII: S0360-3016(06)00943-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2006.04.048, ISSN: 0360-3016.

Yang CC, Porter MP, Penson DF. Comparison of the International Index of Erectile Function erectile domain scores and nocturnal penile tumescence and rigidity measurements: does one predict the other?. BJU Int. 2006 Jul; 98(1): 105-9; discussion 109. PMID: 16831153, PII: BJU6246, DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2006.06246.x, ISSN: 1464-4096.

Penson D, Moul J, Gandhi S, Newling D. Use of prostate-specific antigen in the follow-up of patients with localized prostate cancer: results of a nationwide survey of urologists. Urology [print-electronic]. 2006 Jul; 68(1): 80-4. PMID: 16777198, PII: S0090-4295(06)00097-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2006.01.028, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Black PC, Penson DF. Prostate cancer on the Internet--information or misinformation?. J. Urol. 2006 May; 175(5): 1836-42; discussion 1842. PMID: 16600774, PII: S0022-5347(05)00996-1, DOI: 10.1016/S0022-5347(05)00996-1, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Ramsey S, Veenstra D, Clarke L, Gandhi S, Hirsch M, Penson D. Is combined androgen blockade with bicalutamide cost-effective compared with combined androgen blockade with flutamide?. Urology. 2005 Oct; 66(4): 835-9. PMID: 16230148, PII: S0090-4295(05)00531-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2005.04.028, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Albertsen PC, Hanley JA, Barrows GH, Penson DF, Kowalczyk PD, Sanders MM, Fine J. Prostate cancer and the Will Rogers phenomenon. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 2005 Sep 9/7/2005; 97(17): 1248-53. PMID: 16145045, PII: 97/17/1248, DOI: 10.1093/jnci/dji248, ISSN: 1460-2105.

Zeliadt SB, Etzioni RD, Penson DF, Thompson IM, Ramsey SD. Lifetime implications and cost-effectiveness of using finasteride to prevent prostate cancer. Am. J. Med. 2005 Aug; 118(8): 850-7. PMID: 16084177, PII: S0002-9343(05)00171-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2005.03.001, ISSN: 0002-9343.

Penson DF, Ramsey S, Veenstra D, Clarke L, Gandhi S, Hirsch M. The cost-effectiveness of combined androgen blockade with bicalutamide and luteinizing hormone releasing hormone agonist in men with metastatic prostate cancer. J. Urol. 2005 Aug; 174(2): 547-52; discussion 552. PMID: 16006889, PII: S0022-5347(01)68304-6, DOI: 10.1097/01.ju.0000165569.48372.4c, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Penson DF, McLerran D, Feng Z, Li L, Albertsen PC, Gilliland FD, Hamilton A, Hoffman RM, Stephenson RA, Potosky AL, Stanford JL. 5-year urinary and sexual outcomes after radical prostatectomy: results from the prostate cancer outcomes study. J. Urol. 2005 May; 173(5): 1701-5. PMID: 15821561, PII: S0022-5347(05)60698-2, DOI: 10.1097/01.ju.0000154637.38262.3a, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Porter MP, Penson DF. Health related quality of life after radical cystectomy and urinary diversion for bladder cancer: a systematic review and critical analysis of the literature. J. Urol. 2005 Apr; 173(4): 1318-22. PMID: 15758789, PII: S0022-5347(05)61089-0, DOI: 10.1097/01.ju.0000149080.82697.65, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Zeliadt SB, Potosky AL, Etzioni R, Ramsey SD, Penson DF. Racial disparity in primary and adjuvant treatment for nonmetastatic prostate cancer: SEER-Medicare trends 1991 to 1999. Urology. 2004 Dec; 64(6): 1171-6. PMID: 15596192, PII: S0090-4295(04)00969-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2004.07.037, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Rosenfeld B, Roth AJ, Gandhi S, Penson D. Differences in health-related quality of life of prostate cancer patients based on stage of cancer. Psychooncology. 2004 Nov; 13(11): 800-7. PMID: 15386638, DOI: 10.1002/pon.797, ISSN: 1057-9249.

Johnson TK, Gilliland FD, Hoffman RM, Deapen D, Penson DF, Stanford JL, Albertsen PC, Hamilton AS. Racial/Ethnic differences in functional outcomes in the 5 years after diagnosis of localized prostate cancer. J. Clin. Oncol. 2004 Oct 10/15/2004; 22(20): 4193-201. PMID: 15483030, PII: 22/20/4193, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2004.09.127, ISSN: 0732-183X.

Potosky AL, Davis WW, Hoffman RM, Stanford JL, Stephenson RA, Penson DF, Harlan LC. Five-year outcomes after prostatectomy or radiotherapy for prostate cancer: the prostate cancer outcomes study. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 2004 Sep 9/15/2004; 96(18): 1358-67. PMID: 15367568, PII: 96/18/1358, DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djh259, ISSN: 1460-2105.

Neuhouser ML, Kristal AR, Penson DF. Steroid hormones and hormone-related genetic and lifestyle characteristics as risk factors for benign prostatic hyperplasia: review of epidemiologic literature. Urology. 2004 Aug; 64(2): 201-11. PMID: 15302461, PII: S0090429504005175, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2004.04.025, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Inoue LY, Etzioni R, Slate EH, Morrell C, Penson DF. Combining longitudinal studies of PSA. Biostatistics. 2004 Jul; 5(3): 483-500. PMID: 15208207, PII: 5/3/483, DOI: 10.1093/biostatistics/5.3.483, ISSN: 1465-4644.

Penson DF, Moul JW, Evans CP, Doyle JJ, Gandhi S, Lamerato L. The economic burden of metastatic and prostate specific antigen progression in patients with prostate cancer: findings from a retrospective analysis of health plan data. J. Urol. 2004 Jun; 171(6 Pt 1): 2250-4. PMID: 15126796, PII: 00005392-200406000-00032, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Albertsen PC, Hanley JA, Penson DF, Fine J. Validation of increasing prostate specific antigen as a predictor of prostate cancer death after treatment of localized prostate cancer with surgery or radiation. J. Urol. 2004 Jun; 171(6 Pt 1): 2221-5. PMID: 15126789, PII: 00005392-200406000-00025, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Zeliadt SB, Penson DF, Albertsen PC, Concato J, Etzioni RD. Race independently predicts prostate specific antigen testing frequency following a prostate carcinoma diagnosis. Cancer. 2003 Aug 8/1/2003; 98(3): 496-503. PMID: 12879465, DOI: 10.1002/cncr.11492, ISSN: 0008-543X.

Plaskon LA, Penson DF, Vaughan TL, Stanford JL. Cigarette smoking and risk of prostate cancer in middle-aged men. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. 2003 Jul; 12(7): 604-9. PMID: 12869398, ISSN: 1055-9965.

Penson DF, Latini DM, Lubeck DP, Wallace KL, Henning JM, Lue TF, . Do impotent men with diabetes have more severe erectile dysfunction and worse quality of life than the general population of impotent patients? Results from the Exploratory Comprehensive Evaluation of Erectile Dysfunction (ExCEED) database. Diabetes Care. 2003 Apr; 26(4): 1093-9. PMID: 12663579, ISSN: 0149-5992.

Penson DF, Latini DM, Lubeck DP, Wallace K, Henning JM, Lue T. Is quality of life different for men with erectile dysfunction and prostate cancer compared to men with erectile dysfunction due to other causes? Results from the ExCEED data base. J. Urol. 2003 Apr; 169(4): 1458-61. PMID: 12629383, DOI: 10.1097/01.ju.0000054462.88306.43, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Latini DM, Penson DF, Lubeck DP, Wallace KL, Henning JM, Lue TF. Longitudinal differences in disease specific quality of life in men with erectile dysfunction: results from the Exploratory Comprehensive Evaluation of Erectile Dysfunction study. J. Urol. 2003 Apr; 169(4): 1437-42. PMID: 12629379, PII: S0022-5347(05)63777-9, DOI: 10.1097/01.ju.0000049203.33463.9e, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Penson DF, Feng Z, Kuniyuki A, McClerran D, Albertsen PC, Deapen D, Gilliland F, Hoffman R, Stephenson RA, Potosky AL, Stanford JL. General quality of life 2 years following treatment for prostate cancer: what influences outcomes? Results from the prostate cancer outcomes study. J. Clin. Oncol. 2003 Mar 3/15/2003; 21(6): 1147-54. PMID: 12637483, ISSN: 0732-183X.

Penson DF, Paltiel AD, Krumholz HM, Palter S. The cost-effectiveness of treatment for varicocele related infertility. J. Urol. 2002 Dec; 168(6): 2490-4. PMID: 12441947, PII: S0022-5347(05)64175-4, DOI: 10.1097/01.ju.0000037487.02503.da, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Latini DM, Penson DF, Colwell HH, Lubeck DP, Mehta SS, Henning JM, Lue TF. Psychological impact of erectile dysfunction: validation of a new health related quality of life measure for patients with erectile dysfunction. J. Urol. 2002 Nov; 168(5): 2086-91. PMID: 12394715, PII: S0022-5347(05)64302-9, DOI: 10.1097/01.ju.0000034365.57110.b7, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Etzioni R, Penson DF, Legler JM, di Tommaso D, Boer R, Gann PH, Feuer EJ. Overdiagnosis due to prostate-specific antigen screening: lessons from U.S. prostate cancer incidence trends. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 2002 Jul 7/3/2002; 94(13): 981-90. PMID: 12096083, ISSN: 0027-8874.

Penson DF, Grossfeld GD, Li YP, Henning JM, Lubeck DP, Carroll PR. How well does the Partin nomogram predict pathological stage after radical prostatectomy in a community based population? Results of the cancer of the prostate strategic urological research endeavor. J. Urol. 2002 Apr; 167(4): 1653-7; discussion 1657. PMID: 11912382, PII: S0022-5347(05)65172-5, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Penson DF, Albertsen PC, Nelson PS, Barry M, Stanford JL. Determining cause of death in prostate cancer: are death certificates valid?. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 2001 Dec 12/5/2001; 93(23): 1822-3. PMID: 11734600, ISSN: 0027-8874.

Penson DF, Stoddard ML, Pasta DJ, Lubeck DP, Flanders SC, Litwin MS. The association between socioeconomic status, health insurance coverage, and quality of life in men with prostate cancer. J Clin Epidemiol. 2001 Apr; 54(4): 350-8. PMID: 11297885, PII: S0895-4356(00)00312-7, ISSN: 0895-4356.

Penson DF, Schonfeld WH, Flanders SC, Henke CJ, Warolin KL, Carroll PR, Litwin MS. Relationship of first-year costs of treating localized prostate cancer to initial choice of therapy and stage at diagnosis: results from the CAPSURE database. Urology. 2001 Mar; 57(3): 499-503. PMID: 11248628, PII: S0090-4295(00)01033-5, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Corman JM, Penson DF, Hur K, Khuri SF, Daley J, Henderson W, Krieger JN. Comparison of complications after radical and partial nephrectomy: results from the National Veterans Administration Surgical Quality Improvement Program. BJU Int. 2000 Nov; 86(7): 782-9. PMID: 11069401, PII: bju919, ISSN: 1464-4096.

Taneja SS, Penson DF, Epelbaum A, Handler T, Lepor H. Does site specific labeling of sextant biopsy cores predict the site of extracapsular extension in radical prostatectomy surgical specimen. J. Urol. 1999 Oct; 162(4): 1352-7; discussion 1357. PMID: 10492195, PII: S0022-5347(05)68284-5, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Penson DF, Litwin MS, Lubeck DP, Flanders S, Pasta DJ, Carroll PR. Transitions in health-related quality of life during the first nine months after diagnosis with prostate cancer. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 1998 Mar; 1(3): 134-43. PMID: 12496906, PII: 4500228, DOI: 10.1038/sj.pcan.4500228, ISSN: 1476-5608.

Penson DF, Lugg JA, Coyne C, Sadeghi F, Freedman AL, Gonzalez-Cadavid NF, Rajfer J. Effect of cryptorchidism on testicular histology in a naturally cryptorchid animal model. J. Urol. 1997 Nov; 158(5): 1978-82. PMID: 9334653, PII: S0022-5347(01)64197-1, ISSN: 0022-5347.

Penson DF, Ng C, Rajfer J, Gonzalez-Cadavid NF. Adrenal control of erectile function and nitric oxide synthase in the rat penis. Endocrinology. 1997 Sep; 138(9): 3925-32. PMID: 9275083, DOI: 10.1210/endo.138.9.5402, ISSN: 0013-7227.

Lugg JA, Penson DF, Sadeghi F, Petrie B, Freedman AL, Gonzalez-Cadavid NF, Hikim AS, Rajfer J. Prevention of seminiferous tubular atrophy in a naturally cryptorchid rat model by early surgical intervention. J. Androl. 1996 Nov; 17(6): 726-32. PMID: 9016404, ISSN: 0196-3635.