Luke L Wang
Monash University
Survival analysisCancerInternal medicineUrologyBiomedical engineeringOncologyRandomized controlled trialIntensive care medicineStage (cooking)Hazard ratioMultidisciplinary approachWatchful waitingSurvival ratePatient participationLocalized diseaseCancer registryDiseaseResearch designProstatectomyProstate cancerHealth services researchGleason gradeTreatment side effectsCause of deathGynecologyIn patientPatterns of careNeoplasm stagingConfidence intervalProportional hazards modelRisk factorRadiation therapyMedicine
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#1Luke L WangH-Index: 3
#2Kirobel BegashawH-Index: 2
Last. Daniel Moon (Monash University)H-Index: 20
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BACKGROUND: To update patterns of care for men diagnosed with prostate cancer in Victoria, Australia between 2008 and 2015. METHODS: From August 2008 to December 2015, 14 025 men diagnosed with prostate cancer were included. These data were obtained from the Prostate Cancer Outcome Registry - Victoria (PCOR-Vic). Frequencies were used to describe hospital and patient characteristics and treatment types. Comparisons were made between previous period of analysis (2008-2011) to the most recent peri...
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#1Weranja RanasingheH-Index: 10
#2Luke L WangH-Index: 3
Last. Shomik Sengupta (University of Melbourne)H-Index: 30
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BACKGROUND: To investigate the outcomes of patients older than 75 years of age in Victoria undergoing radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer. METHODS: Data on all men undergoing radical prostatectomy in Victoria between 1 January 2004 and 31 December 2014 were obtained from the Victorian Cancer Registry. Tumour characteristics including Gleason grade, stage of disease and cause of death were obtained. Statistical analysis was performed using chi-squared test, Cox proportional hazards method a...
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#1Lynn Tan (Monash University)H-Index: 2
#2Luke L WangH-Index: 3
Last. Shomik Sengupta (Monash University)H-Index: 30
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Abstract Background The aim of the paper is to investigate the outcomes of patients younger than 55 years in Victoria, Australia undergoing radical prostatectomy (RP) for prostate cancer. Materials and methods Data on all men undergoing RP in Victoria between January 1, 2004 and December 31, 2014 were obtained from the Victorian Cancer Registry. Tumor characteristics including Gleason grade, stage of disease (based on final pathology specimen), and cause of death were also obtained. Statistical ...
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#1Luke L Wang (Monash University)H-Index: 3
#2Christopher J.D. Wallis (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)H-Index: 24
Last. Daniel Moon (Monash University)H-Index: 20
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Our objective was to review the current literature on patient participation and decision-making in the treatment selection process for localised prostate cancer, and to evaluate capacity for improvement. Methods: 42 articles from our literature search were deemed eligible and relevant for review. We reviewed studies on all facets of the treatment decision-making process with most number of articles (16) on treatment preferences. Results: The majority of the patients prefer an active or collabora...
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