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Department of Urology

Recent Publications 1996-2015

Our residents contribute to the academic atmosphere of the department by proactive participation in our educational program and research efforts, including co-authorship of peer reviewed publications and acceptance of papers to be presented at local/national meetings. See our listing below.




Kirby EW, Verges D, Mathews J, Carson CC, Coward RM.  Low Testosterone has a similar prevalence among men with sexual dysfunction due to either Peyronie's disease or erectile dysfunction and does not correlate with Peyronie's disease severity. J Sex Medicine. 2015. Jan. 8.

Sammon JD, Klett DE, Olugbade K  Jr...    Sepsis after major cancer surgery.  J. Surg Res. 2015. 

Mann-Gow  TK, Blaivas JG....   Rat-animal model for  preclinical testing of microparticle urethral bulking agents.  Int. J. Urol  2015.


Nassau D, Avulova S, Friedman FM, Weiss JP, Blaivas JG.  Prediction of nocturia severity in men.  Nocturnal Urine Overproduction vs Race or Metabolic Risk Factors.  JAMA Surg. 2014  Dec.

Chhabra A, Schwartz D, Karanikolas N, Weiss JP, Schreiber D.  Neoadjuvant concurrent chemoradiation for curative treatment of penile squamous cell carcinoma.  Case Rep Oncol. Med.  2014.

Avulova S, Blanker MH, van Doom B, Weiss JP, Bosch JL, Tsui JF, Khusid JA, Golombos D, Blaivas JG.  Determinants of nocturia severity in men, derived from frequency-volume charts.  Scand J  Urol.  2014.

Ruhotina N, Dagenais J, Olugbade K Jr......  The impact of resident involvement in minimally invasive urologic oncology procedures.  Can Urol Assoc.  2014.

 Badani K, Tewari A, Singhai P, Ali A, Leung R, Antonucci B, Korets R, Rothberg M, Bergman A, Patel T, Zimmerman M, Yamasaki S.  Intraoperative Periprostatic  Nerve Action Potential Mentoring During Robotic Prostatectomy.  31st World Congress  of Endourology & SWL.  " Olympus Best Video Award at the WCE 2014 Meeting, Taipei, Taiwan.  2014.

Schreiber D, Weiss JP, Schwartz D, Levy E, Rineer J, Wong A, Rotman M.  Impact of race on a predominantly African American population with low intermediate risk prostate cancer undergoing radical prostatectomy within an equal access care instituion.  Int. Urol Nephrol.  2014.

Weiss JP, Marshall SD.  Chapter 78 Nocturia IN:  Wein et al.  11th Edition Campbell-Walsh Urology 2014.

Nordling J, Blaivas JG.  Should urinary diversion for bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis include cystectomy.  J. Urol . Feb. 2014.   

Weiss JP, Wein AJ, Van Kerrebroeck P.    Introduction and meeting recap.  Neurourol. Urodyn.  Jan 2014 

Weiss, JP, Wein AJ, Van Kerrebroeck P.  Introduction and Meeting Recap.  Neurology Urodynamics, April 2014 

Weiss JP, Juul KV, Wein AJ.  Management of  Nocturia: The role of antidiuretic pharmacotherapy. April 2014. 

Weiss JP, Wein AJ, Van Kerrebroeck P.  Future Research Guidance for Nocturia. April 2014. 

Woldu SL, Weinberg AC, Bergman A, Shapiro EY, Korets R, Montemedinia P, Badani KK. Pain and Analgesic Usage after Robotic Assisted Radical Prostatectomy.  J. Endourology. 2014.  (Epub. Ahead of print) 2014. 

Winer A, Sfakianos J, Hyacinthe L, McNeil BK.  “A 10 year analysis of metastatic prostate cancer as an initial presentation in an underserved population.  Intern. Braz. J of Urol. 2014. (slated for publication) 

Nordling J, Blaivas JG.  Should urinary diversion for bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis include cystectomy.  J. Urol . Feb. 2014.   

Weiss JP, Wein AJ, Van Kerrebroeck P.    Introduction and meeting recap.  Neurourol. Urodyn.  Jan 2014

Christma MS, Zderic SA, Kolon TF.  Comparison of testicular volume differential calculations in adolescents with varicoceles.  J. Pediatric Urol.  2014, Jan. 

Weiss JP, Marshall SD.  Chapter 78 Nocturia IN:  Wein et al.  11th Edition Campbell-Walsh Urology 2014.


Nocturia Review Article. focus on outcomes of therapy. Jeffrey P. Weiss1,2, Jerry G. Blaivas1,2, Marco H. Blanker9, Donald L. Bliwise3, Roger R. Dmochowski4, Marcus Drake11, Catherine E. DuBeau5, Adonis Hijaz7, Raymond C. Rosen6, Philip E.V. Van Kerrebroeck10 and Alan J. Wein. Review Article.  British Journal of Urology International, 2013.

Lang EK, Winer AG, Friedman F.  Long term results of metallic stents for malignant ureteral obstruction in advanced cervical carcinoma. J. Endourol. 2013. May;27(5): 646-51.

Weiss JP, Marshall SD. Evaluation of Nocturia. First Consult, MD Consult Website. June 2013.

Weiss JP, Marshall SD.  Treatment of Nocturia. International Consultation on Urological Diseases.  2013.

Weiss JP, Wein AJ, Van Kerrenbroeck P.  Future Research guidance for nocturia.  Neurourol Urod. Dec. 2013.

 Weiss JP, Friedman FM.  Desmopressin in the treatment of nocturia: clinical evidence and experience.  Ther Adv Urol Dec. 2013.

Hofmeester L, Kollen BJ, Steffens MG, Bosch JL, Drake MJ, Weiss JP, Blanker MH.  The assosiciation between Nocturia and Nocturnal Polyuria in  Clinical and Epidemiological Studies:  A Systematic Review and Meta-Analyses.  J Urol Oct. 2013. 

 Schreiber D, Rineer J, Weiss J, Leaf A, Karanikolas N, Rotman M, Schwartz D.  Characterization and outcomes os small cell carcinoma of the bladder using the surveillance, epidemiology and end results database.  Am. J. Cli Oncol.  April 2013

 Tsui JF, Weinberger JM, Kashan M, Weiss JP, Robinson BD, Blaivas JG.  Bladder lipoma.  J. Urol . Oct. 2013

Weinberg JM, Purohit RS, Blaivas JG.  Mesh infection of male sling.  J. Urol . Sept 2013.  Epub.  Jul 2013.

 Blaivas JG, Purohit RS, Weinberger JM, Tsui JF, Chouhan J, Sidhu R, Saleem K.  Salvage surgery after failed treatment of synthetic mesh sling complications.  J. Urol. Oct. 2013.  Epub March 2013.

Tsui JF, Shah MB, Weinberger JM, Ghanaat M, Weiss JP, Purohit RS, Blaivas JG.  Pad count is  a poor measure of the severity of urinary incontinence.  J. Urol. Nov 2013.    Epub. May 2013.

Lang EK, Winer AG, Friedman F.  Long term results of metallic stents for malignant ureteral obstruction in advanced cervical carcinoma. J. Endourol. 2013. May;27(5): 646-51.

Weiss JP, Blaivas JG, Blanker MH, Bliwise DL, Dmochowski RR, Drake M, DuBeau CE, Hijaz A, Rosen RC, Van Kerrebroeck PE, Wein AJ.  The New England Research Institutes, Inc.  (NERI) Nocturia Advisory Conference 2012:focus on outcomes of therapy.  BJU Int. May 2013.  Epub. Jan 2013

 Weiss JP, Marshall SD. Evaluation of Nocturia. First Consult, MD Consult Website. June 2013.

 Weiss JP, Marshall SD.  Treatment of Nocturia. International Consultation on Urological Diseases.  2013.



Nocturia: Causes, Consequences and Clinical Approaches.  Weiss JP, Blaivas JG, van Kerrebroeck P and Wein, AJ. Springer-Verlag. ISBN 978-1-4614-1155-0, 2012. (Textbook)

Lang EK, Nguyen QD, Zhang K, Smith MH.  Missed iatrogenic partial dysruption of the male urethra, caused by catherization.  Int. Braz J Urol.2012 May, 38(3):426-7. (pubmed).

Lang EK, Hanano A, Rudman E, Thomas R, Myers L, Nguyen Q, Macchia RJ.  The fate of small renal masses less then 1 CM  size: outcome study.  Int Braz J Urol. 2012 Jan;38(1):40-8;discussion 48 (pubmed)

Lang EK, Nguyen QD, Zhang K.  Enhanced computed tomograms provide accurate assessment of local extension and stage of bladder carcinom.  Int Braz J Urol. 2012 Jan; 38(1):129-31.

Weinberg AC, Brandeis GH, Bruyere J, Tsui JF, Weiss JP, Rutman MP, Blaivas JG. Reliability and validity of the overactive bladder symptom score in Spanish (OABSS-S). Neurourol Urodyn. 31:664-668, 2012. doi: 10.1002/nau.21235.

Coyne KS, Harding G, Jumadilova Z and Weiss JP:  Defining Urinary Urgency:  Patient Descriptions of “Gotta Go”.  Neurourol Urodyn. 2012 Apr;31(4):455-9. doi: 10.1002/nau.21242. Epub 2012 Jan 24.  

Shapiro M and Weiss JP: Diabetes Insipidus: A Review. Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism, S8:001. doi:10.4172/2155-6156.S8-001, 2012  

Weiss JP,  Bosch JLH, Drake M, Dmochowski R, Hashim H, Hijaz A, Johnson TM, Juul K, Norgaard JP, Norton P, Robinson D, Tikkinen KAO, Van Kerrebroeck PEV and Wein AJ:   Nocturia Think Tank: Focus on Nocturnal Polyuria (Report from the ICI-RS 2011). Neurourol and Urodyn 2012 Mar;31(3):330-9. doi: 10.1002/nau.22219. Epub 2012 Mar 13.  

Weiss JP, Zinner NR, Klein BM, Nørgaard JP. Desmopressin orally disintegrating tablet effectively reduces nocturia: Results of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.  Neurourol Urodyn. 2012 Apr;31(4):441-7. doi: 10.1002/nau.22243. Epub 2012 Mar 22.  

Bergman A, Li V and Weiss JP: Nocturia Now. Current Blad Dysfunction Reports. In press 2012.  

Shah M and Weiss JP: Medical Causes of Overactive Bladder. Current Blad Dysfunction Reports. In press 2012.


Weiss JP, Wein AJ, van Kerrebroeck PVK, Fitzgerald MP, Dmochowski RR, Tikkinen KAO and Abrams P: Nocturia: New Directions. Neurourol Urodyn. 2011 Jun;30(5):700-3. doi: 10.1002/nau.21125.    

Weiss JP, Blaivas JG, Wein AJ, Dmochowski RR, DuBeau C, Bliwise D, Lowe FC, Petrou S and van Kerrebroeck PVK: The Evaluation and Treatment of Nocturia: A Consensus Statement.  BJUI 2011 Jul;108(1):6-21. doi: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2011.10175.x..  

Weiss JP, van Kerrebroeck PEV, Klein BM and Norgaard JP: Excessive nocturnal urine production is a major contributing factor to the etiology of nocturia. J Urol 186(4): 1358-63. DOI:10.1016, October 2011.

Sfakianos JP, Thorner DA, Dovirak O, Weiss JP, Karanikolas NT: Optimizing prostate cancer detection during biopsy by standardizing the amount of tissue examined per core. BJU Int. 2011 May 31. doi: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2011.10239.x.  

Harel M and Weiss JP: Evaluation and Management of Nocturia in Older Men. Current Bladder Dysfunction Reports. Curr Bladder Dysfunct Rep (2011) 6:250-257.  

Wellman W Cheung, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS, Sophia Kawa Chiu, MD, MA, MSc.  Trigonitis. July 2011.
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Wellman W Cheung, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS, Sophia Kawa Chiu, MD, MA, MSc.  Cystostomy. July 2011. (  

Wellman W Cheung, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS, Sophia Kawa Chiu, MD, MA, MSc  , Cystography.  July 2011. (

Weiss JP, Blaivas JG, Bliwise DL, Dmochowski RR, Dubeau CE, Lowe FC, et al.  The evaluation and treatment of nocturia: a consensus statement.  BJU Int. July 2011;108(1)6-21.

Ellsworth PI, Cheung W, Handel LN, Hussain AN, Khan NH, Vincent MT, Schwartz BF, Talavera F, Kim ED. emedicine.emedscape. July 7, 2011. 459340.

Cheung W, Pradhan TS, Gest T. Female Urinary Organ Anatomy.  emedicine.3medscape.  June 27, 2011. 1898941.

Cheung W, Khan S, Johns C, Bluth MJ, Bluth MH Peripheral blood mononuclear cell gene array profiles in female patients with involuntary bladder contractions. Advances in
Genomics & Genetics. 2011.:1; 1-5.

Open Access Journal of Urology. March 11, 2011.

Burton C, Weiss JP, Parsons M, Blaivas JG, Coats AC. Reference values for the nocturnal bladder capacity index. Neurourology and Urodynamics. 2011:30(1):52.

Sfakianos JP, Thorner DA, Sullivan RAB, Karanikolas NT. Segmental renal artery pseudoaneurysm after partial nephrectomy. Journal of Urology. 2011:185(1):281.

Weiss JP. Rational use of desmopressin in adults. Journal of Urology. 2011;185(1): 12.



Lang EK, Rudman E, Hanano A, Nguyen Q. Cirrhosis with microscopic hematuria and pelvic congestion syndrome. Journal of Urology. 2010;184(6):2537.

Bosch JLHR and Weiss JP: The prevalence and causes of nocturia.  J Urol 184 (2): 440-6, August 2010.

  Van Kerrebroeck PEV, Dmochowski R, FitzGerald MP, Hashim H,  Norgaard JP, Robinson D, Weiss JP: Nocturia research: current status and future perspectives. Neurourol and Urodynamics 29:623-628, 2010.  

Weiss J, Zinner N, Daneshgari F, Klein B, Norgaard JP, Ancoli-Israel S. Desmopressin orally disintegrating tablet effectively reduced symptoms of nocturia, and prolongs undisturbed sleep in patients with nocturia. Int J Urogynaecol 21(1): S-285-S287, 2010.  

Cheung W, Blank W, Borawski D, Tran W, Bluth MH. Prevalence of overactive bladder, its under-diagnosis, and risk factors in a male urologic veteran population. International Journal of Medical Sciences. 2010;7(6):391-394.

Winer AG, Georges C, Feliciano J, Hyacinthe L. Severe bilateral hydronephrosis and hydroureter secondary to bladder tuberculosis. Journal of Urology. 2010;184(5): 2138.

Glassberg KI, Combs AJ, Horowitz M. Nonneurogenic voiding disorders in children and adolescents: clinical and videourodynamic findings in 4 specific conditions. Journal of Urology. 2010;184(5):2123.

Golombos D, Brison D, Sadeghi-Nejad H. Malignant sertoli cell tumor of the testis with a large retroperitoneal mass in an elderly man. Urology. 2010:7(4):281-283.

Cohen JH, Eastham J, Macchia RJ. Outcomes following negative prostate biopsy for patients with persistent disease after radiotherapy for prostate cancer. Clinical Urology. 2010. 44-48.

Thorner DA, Sfakianos JP, Cabrera F, Lang EK, Colon I. Emphysematous prostatitis in diabetic patient. J. Urol. 2010: 183(5): 2025.

Shariat SF, Sfakianos JP, Droller MJ, Karakiewicz PI, Meryn S, Bochner BH. BJU Int. 2010.

Lang EK, Rudman E, Hanano A, Jaworsky J. Computerized tomography reveals variable aggresiveness of transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder and bladder diverticula. J. Urology. 2010; 183:1190.

Lang EK, Long SS,. Urachal Cyst. J. Urol. 2010; 183(4): 1587.

Lang EK, Hanano A, Rudman E, Macchia RJ. Computerized Tomography of Fournier's Gangrene. J. Urology 2010,183(2): 740.

Margreiter M, Hernandez DJ, Lang EK and Pavlovich CP. Horseshoe Kidney with Giant Hydronephrosis Secondary to Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction. J. Urol. 2010;183(1):329.



BPH and Male LUTS.  Urologic Clinics of North America.  Volume 36.Blaivas JG and Weiss JP Guest Editors. Saunders, Elsevier, Philadelphia, Nov 2009.  

Thorner DA, Weiss JP: Benign prostatic hyperplasia: symptoms, symptom scores and outcome measures.Urol Clin North Am. 2009 Nov;36(4):417-29

Lang EK, Hanano A, Colon I. Colon caliceal fistula: a complication of percutaneous nephrolithotripsy. J. Urology. 2009; 182:1580.

Macchia, Richard J. Editorial Comment . Urology 2009, 74(3):515.

Blaivas JG, Marks BK, Weiss JP, Panagopoulos G and Somaroo C. (Editorial Comment by Zinner NR). Differential diagnosis of Overative Bladder in Men. J. Urol. 2009;182(6): 2814.

Semins MJ, Lang E and Matlaga BR. Nephrocalcinosis. J. Urol. 2009;182(6):2910.

Glassberg KI. Peak Retrograde Flow: Novel Predictor of Persistent, Progressive and New Onset Asymmetry in Adolescent Varicocele. J. Urol. 2009; 182(6): 2985

Bochner BH, Karanikolas N, Barakat RR, Wong D, Chi DS. (Editorial Comment by M.L. Gonzalgo). Ureteroileocecal Appendicostomy Based Urinary Reservoir in Irradiated and Nonirradiated Patients. J. Urol. 2009; 182(5):2376.

Lang EK, Rudman E, Colon I, Macchia RJ. Hermaturia: Presenting Symptom of Angiosarcoma of Inferior Vena Cava. J. Urol. 2009;182(5):2470

Macchia RJ.  Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and Outcome Project/General Competencies.  AUA News.  2009;14(7):25-26.

Teper e, Horowitz M. A ruptured calix: unusual presentation of ureteropelvic junction obstruction in an adolescent male. J. Urol. 2009;181(5):2301-2.

Hussain AN, Vincent MT, Khan NH, Cheung W. Overactive Bladder:Treatment. 2009;

Aral IA, Hussain F, Aziz H, Giasullo M, Karanikolas N. Controversies in prostate cancer. 2009;

Lang EK, Raju T, Davis R, Colon I, Cheung W, Sethi E, Rudman E, Hanano A, Myers L, Kagen A. Risks and benefits of the intercostal approach for percutaneous nephrolithotripsy. Int. Braz J Urol. 2009;35:271-83.

Cheung WW, Khan NH, Choi KK, Bluth MH, Vincent MT. Prevalence, evaluation and management of overactive bladder in primary care. BMC Family Practice. 2009;10:8.

Tikkinen K, Auvinen A, Weiss J. Johnson T, Keranen T, Tiitinen A, Polo O, Partinen M, Tammela T. A Systematic Evaluation of Factors Associated with Nocturia- The Population-Based FINNO Study. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2009;170(3):361-368.

Fraser M, Brown H, Homel P, Macchia RJ, LaRosa J, Clare R, Davis-King D, Collin P, Samuel T, Macalino G, Browne RC. Barbers as Lay Health Advocates-Developing a Prostate Cancer Curriculum. Journal of the National Medical Association. 2009;101(7):690.

Blaivas JG, Panagopoulos G, Weiss JP, Somaroo C. Two Types of Urgency. Neurology and Urodynamics 2009;28:188-190.

Lang EK, Rudman E, Hanano A, Brodsky J, Macchia RJ. Delayed interstitial Renal contrast extravasation and vicarious contrast excretion due to hypotension following blunt trauma. J. Urol. 2009(4):1881.

Makhlouf AA, Thorner D, Ugarte R, Monga M. Shock Wave Lithotripsy not associated with development of diabetes mellitus at 6 years of follow-up. Urology. 2009;73(1):4-8.

Lang EK, Emery K, Macchia RJ. Computerized tomorgraphy diagnosis of caliceal rupture. J. Urol. 2009;181(2):840.



Semins MJ, Allaf M, Lang E, Shaeffer EM. Delineation of inferior vena caval anatomy with 3-dimentional computerized tomography reconstruction. J. Urol. 2008;180(6):2657.

Russo P, Jang TL, Pettus JA, Huang WC, Eggener SE, O'Brien MF, Karellas ME, Karanikolas NT, Kagiwada MA. Survival rates after resection for localized kidney cancer. 1989-2004. Cancer. 2008;113(1):84-86.

Lee CL, Weiss JP and Blaivas JG. "Nocturia: Advances in Diagnosis and Management. Atlas of Bladder Diseases, Edited by David Staskin, MD.2008 in press

Weiss JP, Lee CL, Blaivas JG: Nocturia in Adults. AUA Update Series, 2008;27(10):86-91.

Thompson RH, Ordonez MA, Iasonos A, Secin FP, Guilloneau B, Russo P, Touijer K. Renal Cell Carcinoma in young and old patients--is there a difference? J. Urol. 2008;180(4):1262-1266.

Weiss JP, Weinberg AC and Blaivas JF: New aspects of the classification of nocturia. Curr. Urol. Rep. 2008;9(5):362-367.

Lippert J, Macchia RJ and Rothman I. Recognizing symptoms of an enlarged prostate. The Clinical Advisor. 2008:23-26.

Colon I, Payne RE. Benign prostatic hyperplasia and lower urinary tract symptoms in African Americans and Latinos: treatment in the context of common comorbities. The American Journal of Medicine. 2008;121:S18-S26.

Blaivas JG, Panagopoulos G, Weiss JP and Somaroo C: Two Types of Urgency. Neurourol and Urodyn. 2008; 26:1-3.

Lang EK, Sethi E, Kashyap Y and Castle E. Ureteroneocystostomy fistula. J. Urol. 2008;179(6):2413.

Purohit RS, Blaivas JG, Saleem KL, Sandhu J, Weiss JF and Reddy B. Pathophysiology of large capacity bladder. Urol Listy 2008;6(1):5-11.

Weiss JP, Weinberg AC, Lee CL and Blaivas JG. Nocturia: Diagnosis, classification and treatment. Urol Listy 2008;6(1):12-19.

Blaivas JG, Panagopoulos G, Weiss JP and Somaroo C. Validation of overactive bladder symptoms score-OABSS. Urol Listy 2008;6(1):20-24.

Purohit RS, Blaivas JG, Saleem KL, Sandhu J, Weiss JP and Reddy B. The Pathophysiology of Large Capacity Bladder. J. Urol. 2008;179(3):1006-1011.

Lang EK, Colon I, Cheung WW, Thomas R. Cadaver transplant ureteroneocystostomy dehiscence after 5 years: case of chronic rejection. J. Urol. 2008:179(5):2008.

Lang EK, Aberg C, Kagen A and Macchia RJ. Cortical nephrocalcinosis in patient with history of preeclampsia. J. Urol. 2008;179(4):1577.

Lang EK, Ordonez A, Sethi E, Aberg C and Colon I. Urethral rectovaginal fistula assessed by magnetic resonance imaging. J. Urol. 2008;179(3):1148.

Feliciano J, Carey P, Blank W, Grunberger I, Colon I. Are quinolones still effective prophylaxis for prostate biopsy? The Incidence of Quinolone Resistant Infections after Prostate Biopsy. J. Urol. 2008; 179(3):952 (Editorial Comment by G. J. Wise).

Purohit RS, Blaivas JG, SaleemKL, Sandhu J, Weiss JP, ReddyB and Sidhu RK. J. Urol. 2008;(3): 1006.

Lang EK, Sethi E, Ordonez A, Colon I, Macchia RJ. Adenocarcinoma of suburethral diverticulum (MRI diagnosis). J. Urol. 2008;179(2):728.

Tran W, Serio AM, Ganesh RV, Dalbagni G, Vickers AJ, Bochner BH, Herr H, Donat SM. Longitudinal risk of upper tract recurrence following radical cystectomy for urothelial cancer and the potential implications for long-term surveillance. J. Urol. 2008;179(1):96-100.



Atlas of Urodynamics.  Blaivas JG, Chancellor M, Weiss JP and Verhaaren MR, Blackwell Publishing Inc, 350 Main Street Malden MA 02148-5020; 9600 Garsington Road, Oxford OX4 2DQ, UK, c. 2007.  (Textbook)

LangEK, Aberg C, Macchia RJ. Septicemia Complicating Internal Drainage in Patient with Chronic Granulomatous Cystitis. J. Urol. 2007;178(6):2646.

Weiss JP, Blaivas JG, Jones M, Wang JT, Guan Z. 037 Study Group. "Age Related Pathogenesis of Nocturia in Patients with Overactive Bladder" Aug. 2007. Uro Today, Inc.

Lee CL, Weiland D, Ryndin I, Ugarte R, Monga M. Impact of type of anesthesia on efficacy of medstone STS lithotripter. Journal of Endourology. 2007;21(9):957-960.

Horowitz M, Cohen J: Current update on teenage urinary tract infections. Current Urology Reports, 2007: Vol. 8, Issue 4.

Lang EK, Emery K, Macchia RJ. Microscopic Hermaturia Attributed to Retroaortic Left Renal Vein. J. Urol. 2007;178(5):2164.

Horowitz M, Misseri R. Diurnal and nocturnal enuresis. S.G. Docimo(ed): Clinical Pediatric Urology. 2007, 5th Edition, Informa Healthcare, Kent, UK, 819-841.

Huang WC, Lee CL, Eastham JA. "Locally ablative therapies for primary radiation failures: A review and critical assessment of the efficacy. Current Prostate Reports. 2007;5(4):159-165.

Macchia RJ, Termine JE and Buchen Charles. Raymond V. Damadian, MD : The MRI and the Controversy of the 2003 Nobel Prize in Physiology of Medicine. J. Urol. 2007;178:783.

DeRosalia AR, Cheung WW. Ectopic ureter in adulthood. Federal Practitioner. 2007;24(6).

Stember DS, Weiss JP, Lee CL and Blaivas. Nocturia in Men. Int. J. Clin. Pract. 2007;61:17 to 22.

Blaivas JG, Panagopoulos G, Weiss JP, Somaroo C and Chaikin DC. The Urge Perception Score: Validation & Test-Retest. J. Urol. 2007;177(1):199-202.

Blaivas JG, Panagopoulos G, Weiss JP and Somarro C. (Editorial Comment by R. Dmochowski).Ê Validation of overactive bladder symptom score.Ê J. Urol.Ê 2007;178:543.

Weiss JP, Blaivas JG, Jones M, Wand JT and Guan Z on behalf of 037 Study Group. (Editorial Comment by A.P. Klausner). Age related pathogenesis of nocturia in patients with overactive bladder.Ê ÊJ. Urol.Ê 2007;178:548.

Nicholson A, Lee CL, Ugarte R, Best S, Monga M. The Medstone fixed, mobile and modular configurations: impact on efficacy. Journal of Endourology. 2007;21(5):494-498.

Wolter C, Castle EP, Atug F, Bowen A and Lang E.Ê Inflammatory thrombus of renal vein with voncomitant intraneral abscess.Ê J. Urol.Ê 2007;178:669.

Weiland D, Pedro RN, Anderson JK, Best SL, Lee CL, Hendlin K, Kim J, Monga M. Randomized prospective evaluation off nephrostomy tube configuration: impact on postoperative pain. Int. Brazilian Journal of Urology. 2007:33(3):313-318.

Lang E, Kagan A, Sethy E, Macchia RJ, Thomas R. Cholesteatoma of the renal pelvis diagnosed by computerized tomography. J. Urol. 2007;(4):1523.

Lang EK, Atug F and Thomas R. Selective Embolization of Capillary Hemangioma of Renal Papilla. J. Urol. 2007;177(3):1146.

Yanke BV and Horowitz M. Safety of the Veress Needle in Pediatric Laparoscopic Surgery. J Endourology.  2007; Jul;21(7):695-7.

Secin FP, Karanikolas N, Gopalan A, Bianco FJ, Shayegan B, Touijer K, Olgac S, Myers RP, Dalbagni G and Guillonneau B. Anterior Layer of Denonvilliers' Fascia: Common Misconception in Laparoscopic Prostatectomy Literature. J. Urol. 2007;177(2):521.

Lang EK, Macchia RJ, Colon I and Hellstrom W. Computerized Tomography Diagnosis of Septic Emboli to the Kidney Caused by Subacute Endocarditis. J. Urol. 2007; 177(1):344.

Lang EK, Earhart V, Atug F, Thomas R and Macchia R. Slow Progressive Loss of Renal Function due to Arteriovenous Fistula Caused by Renal Biopsy. J. Urol. 2007;177(2):735.



Raj GV, Bach AM, Lasonos A, Korets R, Blitstein J, Hann L, Russo P. Predicting the Histology of Renal Masses Using Preoperative Doppler Ultrasonography. J. Urol. 2006;177: 53-58.

Weiss, JP:Nocturia "Do the Math". J. Urol. 2006;175: S16 - S18.

Weiss JP and Blaivas JG: Nocturia in women. Women's Health, 2006;2(4): 647-655.

Blaivas JG, Weiss JP, Jones M: Pathophysiology of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) after Brachytherapy for Prostate Cancer. BJUI 2006;98(6):1233-1237.

Lee CL, WeissJP, Blaivas JG. Nocturia: Treatment Options for Nocturia. Grand Rounds in Urology. 2006;5(2):3-7.

Lee CL , Weiss JP and Blaivas JG. Nocturia: Diagnoses and Classification Part One of Two. Grand Rounds in Urology. 2006;5:9-13

Pettus JA, Eggener SE, Shabish A, Yanke B, Serio A, Vickers a, Russo P, Donat MS. Perioperative thromboembolic events after radical or partial Nephrectomy. Urology.  2006;Nov;68(5):988-92

Lang EK, Macchia RJ, Colon I, Thomas R. Computerized Tomography Criteria for the Diagnoses of High Grade Papillary Urothelial Carcinoma. J. Urol. 2006;176:2683

Lang EK, Castle E, Macchia R, Colon I. Computerized Tomorgraphy Diagnosis of Uraxachal Cyst Harboring Teratoma. J. Urol. 2006;176:1623

Horowitz M, Al-Agha OM, Barnard T, Kahng H. Teratoma of the penis in a child. Journal of Pediatric Urology. 2006;2:493.

Lang EK, Davis R, Macchia R. Carcinoma of the Pancreas with Gross Hematuria: Diagnosis by Multiphasic Multidetector Computerized Tomography. J. Urol. 2006;176:782

Perrotti M, Badger W, Prader S and Moran ME. (Editorial Comment by Macchia RJ). Medical Malpractice in Urology, 1985 to 2004: 469 Consecutive Cases Closed With Indemnity Payment. J. Urol. 2006;176(5): 2154.

Lang EK, Macchia RJ, Colon I and Castle E. Renal Contusion. J.Urol. 2006;(5):2246.

Yanke BV, Carver BS, Bianco Jr. FJ, Simoneaux WJ, Venable DD, Powell IJ and Eastham JA. African-American Race Is a Predictor of Prostate Cancer Detection: Incorporation into a Pre-biopsy Nomogram. BJUI. 2006;98(4):783-787.

Sathyamorthy K, Teo A, and Atalla M. Renal Medullary Carcinoma in a Patient with Sickle Cell Disease. Nature Clinical Practice Urology. 2006; 5: 279-283.

Yanke BV, Salzhauer EW, and Colon I. Does Race Predict Prospect Cancer on Reapeat Biopsy. J. Urol. 2006;176(3):1114-1117.

Lang EK, Macchia R, Thomas R, and Castle E. Renal Artery Embolus Treated with Urokinase Refusion. J. Urol. 2006;176(3):1189

Donat SM, Yanke BV, Salzhauer EW, Snyder ME, and Russo P. Impact of body mass index (BMI) on surgical treatment, histology type and survival in renal cell carcinoma. J.Urol. 2006;175(1): 46-52.

Cohen JH, Schoenbach VJ, Kaufman JS, Talcott JA, Schenck AP, Peacock S,Ê Symons M, Amamoo MA, Capenter -WR and Godley PA.Ê Racial differences in clinical progression among medicare recipients after treatment for localized prostate cancer. Cancer Causes and Control. 2006;17(6):803-811.
Raj GV, Bochner BH, Vickers A, Teper E, Lin O, Donat SM, Herr H. and Dalbagni G. Association between urinary cytology and pathology for nontransitional cell malignancies of the urinary tract. J. Urol. 2006;175:2038-2041.

Schachter LR, Bach AM, Snyder ME, Kattan MW. and Russo P. The impact of tumour location on the histological subtype of renal coritical tumours. BJUI. 2006;98:63.

Macchia RJ., Book Review; Urological Emergencies. A Practical Guide. Wessells H. and McAninch JW, eds. J Urol; 176, July 2006, p. 1415

Lang EK, Davis R, Macchia RJ, LaNasa J and Thomas R. Computerized Tomography Diagnosis of Myxoid Fibroma of Kidneys. J Urol; 176, July 2006, p. 346

Horowitz M and Salzhauer E: The learning curve in hypospedias surgery. BJU International 97, 593-596, 2006

Lang E. and Earhart V: Renal rupture in a preeclamptic patient with subsequent abscess, Vol. 175, 731 February 2006

Colon I, and Fuchs G: Rigid Ureteroscopy, AUA Updated Series, Vol. 24, Lesson 17, Vol. 24, 2005

Cheung W, Abulafia O and, Sherer D: Marked maternal ureteropelvic obstruction mimicking a large ovarian mass at 20 week's gestation. J. Ultrasound Med., 24, 1309-1312- December 2005

Purohit RS, Yeh BM, Meng MV. Spontaneous Jejunal Intussusception after open Radical Nnephrectomy. Urology. 2005 Oct; 66(4):878-9. Review

Secin FP, Karanikolas N, Touijer K, Guillonneau B. Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Technique and Complications chapter in "Recent Advances in Endourology Vol.7. Endourological Management of Urogenital Carcinoma". Springer-Verlag Tokyo. Edition 2005

Secin FP, Karanikolas N, Touijer K, Martinez Salamanca, JI, Vickers A, Guillonneau B Anatomy of Accessory Pudendal arteries in Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy. J Urol. 2005 August;174 (2):523-6

Secin FP, N Karanikolas, Kuroiwa K, Vickers A, Touijer K, Guillonneau B. Eur Urol. Preservation of Accessory Pudendal Arteries during Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy and the impact on surgical margins. Eur Urol. 2005 Nov;48(5):786-92

Colon I: Diseases of the prostate. In: Primary Care Secrets, 3rd Ed. Mladenovic J, ed.

Colon I, Misseri R: Diseases of the scrotum. In: Primary Care Secrets, 3rd Ed. Mladenovic J, ed.

Purohit RS, Stoller M: Renal colic resulting from renal calculus disease: diagnosis and management Chapter in Urological Emergencies. Humana Press, 2005.

Yanke BV, Gonen M, Scardino PT, and Kattan MW: Validation of a nomogram for predicting positive repeat biopsy for prostate cancer. J. Urol., 173, February, 2005, 421-424

Combs AJ, Grafstein N, Horowitz M and Glassberg KI: Primary bladder neck dysfnction in children and adolescents 1: Pelvic floor electromyography lag time - a new non-invasive method to screen for and monitor therapeutic response. J. Urol., 173, January, 2005, 207-211

Donohoe JM, Andrew J. Combs and Kenneth I. Glassberg, Primary bladder neck dysfunction in children and adolescentsII: Results of treatment with alpha-adrenergic antagonists, J Urol, 173 (1): 212-16, Jan 2005.

Salzhauer E, Sokol A, and Glassberg KI: Paternity after adolescent varicocele repair. J. Ped. 114: December, 2004 1631-1633

Maislos SD, Volpe M, Albert PS, and Raboy A: Efficacy of the Stone Cone for Treatment of Proximal Ureteral Stones. J. Endourol. 18: 862-864, November, 2004

Colon I, Grunberger I, Blitstein J, and Fuchs Renal fractures after laparoscopic renal cryoablation. BJU International - Supplement 94: 2: 12-13, October, 2004

David RD, Grunberger I, Shore N, and Swierzewski SJ: Multicenter initial US experience with CoreTherm-Monitored feedback transurethral microwave thermotherapy for individualized treatment of patients with symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia. J. Endourol. Vol. 18, No. 7, 682, September, 2004

Chen AC, Macchia RJ, Conway F, Magai C, Desai M and Neugut AI: Prostate Specific Antigen, Sex Steroid Hormones, and the Insulin-like Growth Factor Axis in U.S born, Jamaican, and Haitian black men: A Pilot Study. Urol. Urol. 64-3, September 2004, 522-527

Donohoe JM, Weinstein R, Combs C, Misseri R, Horowitz M, Schulsinger D and Glassberg KI, When can persistent hydroureteronephrosis in posterior urethral valve disease be considered residual stretching, J Urol, 172(2): 706-11, Aug, 2004.

Macchia, RJ: Biopsy of the prostate - an ongoing evolution. J. Urol. 171, April, 2004, 1487-1488

Donohoe JM, J. H. Mydlo, Renal papillary necrosis, E-Medicine Journal Volume 2, Number 12, last updated, March, 2004.

Lang EK, Macchia RJ, Thomas R, Davis R, Ruiz-Deya G, Watson RA, Richter F and Gayle B: Multiphasic helial CT criteria for differentiation of recurrent neoplasm and desmoplastic reaction after laparoscopic resection of renal mass lesions. J. Endourol., Vol. 18-2, March, 2004, 167-171

Lang EK, Macchia RJ, Thomas R, Davis R, Ruiz-Deya G, Watson RA, Richter F and Gayle B: Multiphasic helial CT diagnosis of early medullary and papillary necroses. J. Endourol., Vol. 18-1 February, 2004, 49-56

Lang EK, Thomas R, Macchia RJ, Gayle B, Richter F and Watson R: Multiphasic spiral CT findings in early papillary necrosis and changes indicating progression or regression of disease. J. Urol. Vol. 171, (January 2004), 237-243.

Schachter L, Tash J, Olgac S, Bochner B: Umbilical Endometriosis. J. Urol.Vol. 170, 2388-2389, December, 2003

Mydlo JH, Godec CJ, Eds.: Prostate cancer: science and clinical practice. Elsevier Ltd., 2003 (Textbook)

Lang EK, Macchia RJ, Thomas R, Davis R, Ruiz-Deya G, Watson RA, Richter F, and Gayle B: Detection of medullary and papillary necrosis at an early age by multiphasic helial CT. J. Urol. Vol. 170. (July 2003),94-98.

Kurzer E, Kaplan S: Cost effectiveness model comparing trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole and ciprofloxacin for the treatment of chronic bacterial prostatitis. Eur. Radiol., (2002) 42: 163-166

Lang EK, Macchia RJ, Gayle B, Richter F, Watson RA, Thomas R, and Myers L: CT-Guided biopsy of indeterminate/renal cystic masses (Bosniak 3 & 2f): accuracy and impact on clinical management. Eur. Radiol, (2002) 12:2518-2524

Fuchs GJ and Colon I: Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy. Contemporary Trends in Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, 1st Ed. (2002), p.341-349

Rosalia Misseri, Mark Horowitz, Andrew Combs, Jeffrey M. Donohoe and Kenneth I. Glassberg, Myogenic failure in posterior urethral valve disease: real or imagined?, J Urol, 168: 1844-48, Oct, 2002.

Lang EK, Macchia RJ, Thomas R, Ruiz-Deya G, Watson RA, Richter F, Irwin Jr. R, Marberger M, Mydlo J, Lechner G, Cho KC and Gayle B: Computerized tomography tailored for the assessment of microscopic hematuria. J. Urol., Vol. 167 (February 2002), 547-554

Glassberg KI: Editorial: The valve bladder syndrome. J. Urol., Vol. 167 (January 2002), 298-299.

Horowitz M and Shah SM: Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy. Dialogues in Pediatric Urology, vol. 24, No. 7 (July, 2001), 6-7.

Glassberg KI: The valve bladder syndrome. J. Urol., Vol. 166 (October 2001), 1406-1414.

Lieberman GS, Cavanagh W, Albert PS, Israeli R, Lessing J, Savino M, and Volpicella F: Retrospective stratification of a consecutive cohort of prostate cancer patients treated with a combined regimen of external-beam radiotherapy and brachytherapy. International J. of Radiation Oncology, Vol. 49, No. 5 (April, 2001).

Mydlo JM, Tieng NL, Volpe MA, Chaiken R, and Kral JG: A pilot study analyzing PSA, serum testosterone, lipid profile, body mass index and race in a small sample of patients with and without carcinoma of the prostate. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases (2001) 4, 101-105.

Mydlo JH, Agins JA, Donohoe J, A review of urologic cancer patients with multiple primary malignancies, World Journal of Urology, 19 (4): 240-43, Aug, 2001.

Horowitz M and Gershbein AG: Gomco circumcision: when is it safe? J. of Pediatric Surgery, Vol. 36, No. 7 (July), 2001: 1047-1049.

Grob BM, and Macchia RJ: Radical transurethral resection in the management of muscle-invasive bladder cancer. J of Endourology. Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 419-423, May 2001.

Weinstein R, Grob BM, Pachter E, Soloway S and Fair W: Partial cystectomy during radical surgery for nonurological malignancy. J Urol. 166: 79-81, July 2001

Horowitz M, Shah SM, Ferzli G, Syad PI and Glassberg KI: Laparoscopic partial upper pole nephrectomy in infants and children. BJU International (2001), 87, 514-516.

Grob BM: Partial cystectomy in the treatment of urologic and non-urologic malignancies. AUA Update Series. Lesson 24, Vol. XX.

Misseri R, Gershbein AB, Horowitz M, and Glassberg KI: The adolescent varicocele. II: the incidence of hydrocele and delayed recurrent varicocele after varicocelectomy in a long-term follow-up. BJU International. (2001) 87, 494-498.

Mydlo JH, Gershbein AB, and Macchia RJ: Non-operative treatment of patients with presumed penile fracture. J.Urol. 165: 424-425, February 2001.

Case Studies in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.  Blaivas, JG, Lepor, H, Nitti, V. and Weiss, JP.  Isis Medical Media Ltd, 59 St. Aldates, Oxford OX1 1ST, UK, c. 2000. (Textbook)

Mydlo JH, Volpe MA and Macchia RJ: Initial results utilizing combination therapy for patients with a suboptimal response to either alprostadil or sildenafil monotherapy. Eur. Urol 2000. 38: 30-34.

Mydlo JH, Volpe MA and Macchia RJ. Results from different patient populations using combined therapy with alprostadil and sildenafil: predictors of satisfaction. BJU International (2000) 86:469-473.

Imperato P, Weisman J, Wallen M, Pryor V, Starr H, Rojas M, Terry K and Giardelli K. The use of quality indicators for assessing radical prostatectomy specimens. American Journal of Medical Quality. Vol. 15, No. 5, pp 212-220, Sep/Oct 2000.

Volpe M, Raboy A, Lederman G, and Albert P. Promises and pitfalls of high-dose combination radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer. Contemporary Urology. Vol. 12, No. 5, pp.12-26, May, 2000.

Schacter LR. A surgeon in New York: a view of the American internship. Hospital Medicine. 2000;61(8):568-570.

Dash A, Vikers AJ, Schacter LR, Bach AM, Snyder Me, Russo. Comparison of outcomes in elective partial vs. radical nephrectomy ofr clear cell renal cell carcinoma of 4-7cm. BJUI. 2006;97(5):939-945.

Macchia RJ, and Scalea TM. Trauma to the genitourinary tract. Conn's Current Therapy. Rakel RE, ed. Texas: W.B. Saunders Co., pp 702-704, 1999.

Gershbein AB, Horowitz M and Glassberg KI. The adolescent varicocele I: Left testicular hypertrophy following varicocelectomy. J. Urol. 162:1447-1449, October 1999.

Xiao C, De Groat W, Godec CJ, Dai C and Xiao Q. xSkin-CNS-Bladderx Reflex pathway for micturition after spinal cord injury and its underlying mechanisms. J. Urol. 162:926-942, September 1999.

Carrillo A, Gershbein A, Glassberg KI and Danon M. Serum inhibin B levels and the response to gonadotropin stimulation test in pubertal boys with varicocele. J. Urol. 162:875-877, September, 1999.

Farifteh R, Jaik K, Marinbakh AY, Solliday MP, Grob BM and Chin NW. Squamous cell carcinoma at prostatectomy site: squamous differentiation of recurrent prostate carcinoma. Urol. 54:744-745, 1999

Verma RS, Manikal M, Conte RA and Godec CJ. Chromosomal basis of Adenocarcinoma of the prostate. Cancer Investigation, 17(6), 441-447 (1999).

Mydlo JH, Kanter JL, Kral JG and Macchia RJ. The role of obesity and diet in urological carcinogenesis. BJU International (1999) 84, 225-234.

Sherman J, Solliday M, Paraiso E, Becker J and Mydlo J. Early CT finding of Fournier's gangrene in a healthy male. Clinical Imaging 1998;22:425-427.

Sadovsky R, Dunn M and Grob BM. Erectile Dysfunction: The primary care practitioner's view. The American Journal of Managed Care. Vol. 5, No. 3.

Volpe MA, Pachter EM, Thomas MS, Macchia RJ and Mydlo JH. Is there a difference in outcome when treating traumatic intraperitoneal bladder rupture with or without a suprapubic tube? J.Urol. 161: 1103-1105, April 1999.

Mydlo JH, Weinstein R, Shah S, Solliday M and Macchia RJ. Long Term consequences from bladder perforation and/or violation in the presence of transitional cell carcinoma: Results of a small series and a review of the literature. J.Urol. 161: 1128-1132, April 1999.

Macchia RJ and Scalea TM. Trauma to the genitourinary tract. In: Conn's Current Therapy, ed. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Co., Sec. 9:702-704, 1999.

Imperato PJ, Waisman J and Nenner RP. Radical prostatectomy specimens among Medicare patients in New York State: A review of pathologists' reports. Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine. Vol. 112, No.11, 1998.

Horowitz M, Gershbein AB and Glassberg KI. Vesicoureteral reflux in infants with prenatal hydronephrosis confirmed at birth: Racial differences. J.Urol. 161:248, 1998

Glassberg KI and Kassner G. Ex vivo intracystic contrast studies of multicystic dysplastic kidneys. J.Urol. 160: 1204-1206, September, 1998.

Mydlo JH, Kral JG, Volpe M, Axiotis C, Macchia RJ and Pertschuk LP. An analysis microvessel density, androgen receptor, p53 and HER-2/neu expression and gleason score in prostate cancer: Therapeutic implications. Eur. Urol. 34:426-432, 1998.

Marcera MJ, Godec CJ, Sharma N and Verma RS. Loss of Heterozygosity of the TP53 tumor suppressor gene and detection of point mutations by the non-isotopic RNAse cleavage assay in prostate cancer. Cancer Genet Cytogenet, 1 - 6, 1998.

Glassberg KI, Hansbrough F and Horowitz M. The Koyanagi-Nonomura 1-stage bucket repair of severe hypospadias with and without penoscrotal transposition. J.Urol. 160: 1104-1107, September, 1998.

Glassberg KI. The Intersex Infant: Early gender assignment and surgical reconstruction. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 11:151-156, 1998.

Zinn HL, Cohen HL and Horowitz M. Testicular torsion in neonates: Importance of power doppler imaging. J. Ultrasound Med 17: 385-388, 1998.

Combs AJ, Glassberg AD, Gerdes D and Horowitz M. Biofeedback therapy for children with dysfunctional voiding. Urol. 52:312-315, 1998.

Mydlo JH, Hayyeri M and Macchia RJ. Urethrography and cavernosography imaging in a small series of penile fracture: A comparison with surgical findings. Urol. 51:616-619, 1998.

Zinn HL, Macchia RJ and Cohen HL. Prevesical hematoma simulating the bladder. Urol. 52:506 - 507, 1998.

Zeitlin SI, Sherman J, Raboy A, Lederman G and Albert P. High dose combination radiotherapy for the treatment of localized prostate cancer. J.Urol. 160: 91-96, 1998.

Nitti VW and Combs AJ. Urodynamics: When, why and how. In: Practical Urodynamics. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Co., Chap 3, 1998.

Horowitz M, Combs AJ and Shapiro E. Urodynamics in pediatric urology. In: Practical Urodynamics. Nitti, VW, ed. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Co., Chap 22, 1998.

Mydlo JH, Kral JG and Macchia RJ. Preliminary results comparing the recovery of basic fibroblast growth factor (FGF-2) in adipose tissue and benign and malignant renal tissue. J. Urol. 159: 2159-2163, June, 1998.

Rotman M, Aziz H, Schwartz D, Cirrone J, Schulsinger A, Choi K and Macchia RJ: Continuous infusion chemotherapy and irradiation in the treatment of advanced bladder carcinoma. In: Carcinoma of the Bladder. Petrovich Z, Baert L, and Brady LW, eds. Springer-Verlag, 1998.

Borer JG, Sherman J, Solomon MC, Plawker MW and Macchia RJ. Age-specific prostate antigen reference ranges: population specific. J. Urol. 159: 444-448, 1998.

Prins GS, Sklarew RJ and Pertschuk L. Image analysis of androgen receptor immunostaining in prostate cancer accurately predicts response to hormonal therapy. J.Urol. 159: 641-649, 1998.

Raboy A, Ferzli G and Albert P. Initial experience with extraperitoneal endoscopic radial retropubic prostatatectomy. Urol. 50: 849-853, 1997.

Mydlo JH, Barzideh S, William T, Levowitz B and Macchia RJ. Recurrent urinary tract infection due to asymptomatic colovesical fistula. Infections in Urology, Nov/Dec. 183-186, 1997.

Mydlo JH, Kral JG and Macchia RJ. Differences in prostate and adipose tissue basic fibroblast growth factor: analysis of preliminary results. Urol. 50: 472 - 478, 1997.

Mydlo JH, Macchia RJ and Kanter JL. Munchausen's syndrome: a medico-legal dilemma. 198 Med. Sci. Law (1997) Vol. 37, No. 3.

Sheinfeld J, Bojorin DF and Solomon M. Management of postchemotherapy residual masses in advanced germ cell tumors. AUA Update Series. Lesson 3, Vol. XVII.

Raboy A, Adler H and Albert P. Extraperitoneal endoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection: A review of 125 patients. J. Urol. 158: 2202-2205, 1997.

Horowitz M, Combs AJ and Gerdes D. Desmorpressin for nocturnal incontinence in the spina bifida population. J.Urol. 158: 2267-2268, 1997.

Plawker MW, Fleisher JM, Vapnek EM and Macchia RJ. Current trends in prostate cancer diagnosis and staging among United States urologists. J.Urol. 158:1858-1858, 1997.

Kim Y, Horowitz M, Combs AJ, Nitti V, and Glassberg KI. The managment of unilateral poorly functioning kidneys in patients with posterior urethral valves. J.Urol. 158:1001-1003, 1997.

Kim Y, Horowitz M, Combs AJ, Nitti V, Borer J and Glassberg KI. Management of posterior urethral valves on the basis of urodynamic findings. J.Urol. 158:1011-1016, 1997.

Mydlo JH, Kaplan J, William T and Macchia RJ. Spontaneous renal hemorrhage associated with renal tumors. Clinical Imaging Vol. 21, No.4:287-289, 1997.

Chernoff A, Horowitz M, Combs A, Libretti D, Nitti V and Glassberg KI. Periurethral collagen injection for the treatment of urinary incontinence in children. J.Urol. 157:2303-2305, 1997.

Plawker MW and Nitti VW. Management of Complicated Incontinence in Women. Urinary Incontinence, Chap 55:384-390,1997.

Pachter EM, Horowitz, M and Glassberg KI: Infected hydrocele in a neonate. J.Urol. 157:1464 - 1465, 1997.

Macchia RJ. Commentary on: Endoscopic diagnosis and treatment of upper-tract urothelial tumors (by Huffman JL, Bagley DH, Lyon ES, Morse MJ, Herr HW and Whitmore, Jr. WF. Urol. Oncl. Vol. 15, Number 2 (May), 1997.

Macchia RJ. Benign prostatic hyperplasia: clinical pearls for diagnosis and therapy. Consultant 336-345 (Feb.), 1997.

Hoffer EK and Sclafani SJA. Interventional radiology in urologic trauma. Traumatic and Reconstructive Urology Chap 12:157-170, 1996.

Zeitlin SI, Hakim LS, and Crowley AR. Malignant sertoli cell tumor of the testicle in a black man. J.Urol. 156: 2006, 1996.

Grunberger I and Sharma N. Endoscopic anatomy. Textbook of Endourology. Chap I, 1996.

Mydlo JH, Horowitz M, Rosario CD, Cosgrove J, Macchia RJ. An unusual presentation of Wilms' tumor. Urologia Internationalis 57: 104-107, 1996.

Wright GL, Grob BM, Haley C, Grossman K, Newhall K., Petrylak D, Troyer J, Konchuba A, Schellhammer PF, and Moriarty R. Upregulation of prostate-specific membrane antigen after androgen-deprivation therapy. Urology, 48: 326-334, 1996.

Saran KK, Gould D, Godec CJ and Verman RS. Genetics of bladder cancer. J Mod Med 74: 441-445, 1996.

Sherman J, Borer J, Horowitz H and Glassberg, KI. Circumcision: successful glanular reconstruction and survival following traumatic amputation. J. Urol. 156:842-844, 1996.

Kim Y, Horowitz M, Combs AJ and Glassberg KI. Comparative urodynamic findings in patients following primary valve ablation, vesicostomy and proximal diversion. J.Urol. 156:673-677, 1996.

Combs AJ and Horowitz M. A new technique for assessing detrusor leak point pressure in patients with spina bifida. J. Urol. 156:757-760, 1996.

Plawker MW, Golub RW, Horowitz M, Glassberg KI and Macchia RJ. Bowel preps. AUA Update Series, Vol. XV, lesson Z6, 1996.

Gould DL and Borer J. Applied stapling technique in radical retropubic prostatectomy: efficient, effective and efficacious. J. Urol. 155:1008-1010, 1996.

Plawker MW, Fleisher JM, Nitti VW and Macchia RJ. Primary care practitioners: an analysis of their perceptions of voiding dysfunction and prostate cancer. J. Urol. 155:601-604, 1996.

Zeitlin SI, Levitin A, Hakimian O, Becker JA and Macchia RJ. Is Intravenous urography indicated in a young adult with hematuria? Urol. 48(3):365-368, 1996.

Nitti, VW, Adler H and Combs, A. The role of urodynamics in the evaluation of voiding dysfunction in men after cerebrovascular accident. J. Urol. 155:263-266, 1996.

Nitti, VW, Adler H and Combs, A.: Correlation valsalva leak point pressure with subjective degree of stress urinary incontinence in women. J. Urol. 155:261-285, 1996.

Godec, CJ, Plawker M, Rudberg A and Sharma. Radical retropubic prostatectomy with minimal blood loss. Surgical Techniques in Urology, Vol 8, issue 4, 1996.