Kathryn E. Osann

Adjunct Professor, Medicine
School of Medicine

PH.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1984
M.P.H., University of California, Berkeley

Phone: (949) 824-2806
Fax: (949) 824-2990
Email: kosann@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
839 Health Sciences Ct
Sprague Hall, Room 204
Mail Code: 4060
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Epidemiology, tobacco-related diseases, cancer, cancer prevention, skin cancer, lung cancer, tobacco use prevention, gender differences.
Research Abstract
Epidemiologic methods, study design, statistical methods, data analysis.
PUBLICATIONS (Peer-Reviewed)
1. Stern MP, Haskell WL, Wood P, Osann KE, King AB, Farquhar J. Affluence and cardiovascular risk factors in Mexican Americans and other whites in three Northern Californian communities. J Chron Dis 1975; 28:623 636.
2. Anton Culver H, Culver BD, Kurosaki T, Osann KE, Lee JB. Incidence of lung cancer by histologic type from a population based registry. Cancer Res 1988; 48:6580 6583.
3. Osann KE. Lung cancer in women: the importance of smoking, family history of cancer, and medical history of respiratory disease. Cancer Res 1991; 51:4893-4897.
4. Osann K, Sweet P, Slater LM. Synergistic interaction of cyclosporin A and verapamil on vincristine and daunorubicin resistance in multidrug-resistant human leukemia cells in vitro. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol, 1992; 30:152-154.
5. Osann KE, Anton-Culver HA, Kurosaki T, Taylor T. Sex differences in lung cancer risk associated with cigarette smoking. Int J Cancer, 1993; 54:44-48.
6. Brenner M, Kayaleh RA, Milne EN, Della Bella L, Osann K, Tadir Y, Berns MW, Wilson AF. Thoracoscopic laser ablation of pulmonary bullae: radiographic selection and treatment response. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 1994; 107:883-890.
7. Barsky SH, Cameron R, Osann KE, Tomita D, Holmes EC. Rising incidence of bronchioloalveolar lung carcinoma and its unique clinicopathologic features. Cancer 1994; 73:1163-1170.
8. Slater LM, Sweet P, Wetzel M, Stupecky M, Osann K. Comparison of cyclosporin A, verapamil, PSC 833 and cremophor EL as enhancing agents of VP-16 in murine lymphoid leukemias. Leuk Res, 1995; 19(8):543-548.
9. Chapman JA, DiSaia PJ, Osann KE, Roth PD, Gilott DL, Berman ML. Estrogen replacement in surgical stage I and II endometrial cancer survivors. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 1996; 175(5):1195-1200.
10. Brenner M, McKenna R, Gelb A, Osann KE, Schein MJ, Panzera J, Wong H, Berns MW, Wilson A. Objective predictors of response for staple versus laser emphysematous lung reduction. Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 1997; 155(4):1295-1301.
11. Slater LM, Sweet, P, Stupecky M, Osann KE. Superiority of cyclosporin A to PSC-833 in enhancement of VP-16 efficacy in murine tumors in vivo. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol, 1997; 39:452-454.
12. Ross HJ, Cho J, Osann KE, Wong SF, Ramsinghani N, Williams J, Downey-Hurtado N, Slater LM. Phase I/II trial of low dose cyclosporin A with EP for for advanced non-small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer, 1997; 18(2):189-198.
13. McKenna RJ, Brenner M, Fischel RJ, Singh N, Yoong B, Gelb AF, Osann KE. Patient selection criteria for lung volume reduction surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 1997; 114(6):957-64.
14. Brenner M, McKenna RJ, Gelb AF, Fischel R, Yoong B, Huh J, Osann K, Chen J. Dyspnea response following bilateral thoracoscopic staple lung volume reduction surgery. Chest, 1997; 112(4):916-923.
15. Osann KE. Epidemiology of Lung Cancer. Curr Opin Pulm Med, 1998; 4:198-204.
16. Kleinman MT, Leaf DA, Kelly E, Caiozzo V, Osann K, O’Neill T. Urban angina in the mountains: Effects of carbon monoxide and mild hypoxemia on subjects with chronic stable angina. Arch Environ Health 1998; 53(6):388-397.
17. Brenner M, McKenna RJ, Chen JC, Osann K, Powell L, Gelb AF, Fischel RJ, Wilson AF. Survival following bilateral staple lung volume reduction surgery for emphysema. Chest 1999; 115(2): 390-396.
18. Serna D, Brenner M, Osann K, McKenna RJ, Chen JC, Fischel RJ, Jones BU, Gelb AF, Wilson AF. Survival following unilateral versus bilateral lung volume reduction surgery for emphysema. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 1999; 118(6):1101-9.
19. Osann KE, Lowery JT, Schell MJ. Small cell lung cancer in women: risk associated with smoking, prior respiratory disease, and occupation. Lung Cancer, 2000; 28(1):1-10.
20. Slater LM, Stupecky M, Sweet P, Osann KE. Enhancement of leukemia rejection by mice successfully treated for L1210 leukemia due to low dose compared to high dose VP-16. Leuk Res, 2002; 26(2):203-206
21. Chuck RS, Behrens A, Wellik SR, Liaw LH, Sweet PM, Osann KE, McDonnell PJ, Berns MW. Simple organ cornea culture model for re-epithelialization after in vitro excimer laser ablation. Lasers Surg Med, 2001; 29(3):288-92.
22. Chuck RS, Behrens A, Wellik S, Liaw L, Dolorico A, Sweet P, Chao L, Osann K, Berns M, McDonnell P. Re-epithelialization in cornea organ culture after chemical burns and excimer laser treatment. Arch Opthalmology, 2001; 119(11):1637-1642.
23. Slater LM, Stupecky M, Sweet P, Osann KE, Eklof A, Arquilla E. Etoposide induction of tumor immunity in Lewis Lung Cancer. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol, 2001; 48(4):327-332.
24. Nelson LD, Orme D, Osann KE, Lott I. Neurological changes and emotional functioning in adults with down syndrome. J Intellect Dis Res, 2001; 45(pt5):450-6.
25. Foss FM, Bacha P, Osann KE, Demierre MF, Bell T, Kuzel T. Biological correlates of acute hypersensitivity events with DAB(389)IL-2 (denileukin diftitox, ONTAK) in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma: decreased frequency and severity with steroid premedication. Clin Lymphoma, 2001; 1(4):298-302.
26. Li L, Behrens A, Sweet PM, Osann KE, Chuck RS. Corneal lenticule harvest using a microkeratome and an artificial anterior chamber system at high intrachamber pressure. J Cataract Refract Surg, 2002; 28(5): 860-5.
27. Brenner M, Gonzalez X, Jones B, Burney T, Ha HP, DeMartino L, Waite-Kennedy T, Osann K, Taylor W, McKenna RJ, Milliken J. Effects of a novel implantable elastomer device for lung volume reduction surgery in a rabbit model of elastase induced emphysema. Chest, 2002; 121(1): 201-9.
28. Lott I, Osann K, Doran E, Nelson L. Down syndrome and Alzheimer disease: response to donepezil. Arch Neurol, 2002; 59(7): 1133-6.
29. Keefe K, Tadir Y, Tromberg B, Berns M, Osann K, Hashad R, Monk B. Photodynamic therapy of high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia with 5-aminolevulinic acid. Lasers Surg Med, 2002; 31(4):289-293.
30. Erb M, Sioulis C, Kuppermann B, Osann K, Wong C. Differential retinal angiogenic response to sustained intravenous VEGF and bFGF in different pigmented rabbit breeds. Curr Eye Res, 2002; 24(4):245-52.
31. Chan J, Cuccia D, Kimel S. Gu M, Osann K, Berman M, DiSaia P, Berns M, Tromberg B, Monk B, Tadir Y. Laparoscopic photodynamic diagnosis of ovarian cancer using 5-aminolevulinic acid (ALA) in a rat model. Gynecologic Oncology, 2002; 87:64-70.
32. Ebihara A, Liaw L, Krasieva T, Messadi D, Osann K, Wilder-Smith P. Photodynamic diagnosis of oral cancer. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 2003; 32(1):17-24.
33. Charoenbanpachon S, Krasieva T, Ebihara A, Osann K, Wilder-Smith P. Acceleration of ALA-induced PpIX Fluorescence Development in the Oral Mucosa. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 2003; 32(3):185-8.
34. Chan JK, Loizzi V, Youssef M, Osann K, Rutgers J, Vasilev SA, Berman ML. Significance of comprehensive surgical staging in noninvasive papillary serous carcinoma of the endometrium. Gynecologic Oncology, 2003; 90(1):181-5.
35. Chan JK, Loizzi V, Lin YG, Osann K, Brewster W, DiSaia PJ. Stages III and IV invasive epithelial ovarian carcinoma in younger versus older women: what prognostic factors are important? Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2003; 102(1):156-61.
36. Lott IT, Osann K, Nelson L, Doran E. Correspondence: Donepezil use in treatment of dementia associated with Down Syndrome. Archives of Neurology, 2003, 60:292.
37. Lott It, Osann K, Nelson L, Doran E. Correspondence: Cognitive decline in Down Syndrome. Archives of Neurology, 2003, 60:1024.
38. Goldberg, W.A., Osann, K., Filipek, P.A., Laulhere, T., Jarvis, K., Modahl, C., Flodman, P. & Spence, M.A. Language and Other Regression: Assessment and Timing. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2003; 33(6):607-16.
39. Szendefi M, Krasieva T, Caduff R, Osann K, Walt H, LaMorte V. Association between promyelocyte protein and small ubiquitin-like modifier protein and the progression of cervical neoplasia. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2003; 102:1269-77.
40. Chan JK, Monk B, Brewer C, Keefe K, Osann K, McMeekin S, Rose GS, Wilczynski S, Meykens F, Berman M. HPV infection and number of lifetime sexual partners are strong predictors for “natural” regression of CIN II and III. British Journal of Cancer 2003; 89(6):1062-6.
41. Loizzi V, Chan J, Osann K, Capuccini F, DiSaia P, Berman M. Survival outcomes in recurrent ovarian cancer patients treated with chemoresistance assay-guided chemotherapy. Am J Obstet Gyn, 2003; 189(5):1301-7.
42. Tungsiripat T, Sarayba M, Taban M, Sweet PM, Osann KE, Chuck RS. Viability of limbal corneal epithelium after anterior lamellar harvesting using a microkeratome. Ophthalmology, 2004; 111:469-75.
43. Fuja T, Lin F, Osann KE, Bryant PJ. Somatic mutations and latered expression of the candidate tumor suppressors CSNK1?, DLG1 and EDD/hHYD in mammary ductal carcinoma. Cancer Research 2004; 64:942-951.
44. Chan JK, Loizzi V, Magistris A, Lin F, Rutgers J, Osann K, DiSaia PJ, Berman ML. Differences in prognostic molecular markers between women over and under 45 years of age with advanced ovarian cancer. Clinical Cancer Res 2004; 10:8538-8543.
45. Chan JK, Zhang M, Kaleb V, Loizzi V, Benjamin J, Vasilev S, Osann K, DiSaia PJ. Prognostic factors responsible for survival in sex cord stromal tumors of the ovary- A multivariate analysis. Gynecologic Oncology, 2005, 96:204-209.
46. Mishra SI, Osann KE, Luce PH. Prevalence and predictors of smoking behavior among American Samoans. Ethnicity and Disease 2005, 15:305-315.
47. Mishra SI, Osann K, Luce P. For the patient. Helping American Samoans quit smoking. Ethnicity and Disease 2005, 15:351-2.
48. Sarayba MA, Li, L, Tungsiripat T, Liu NH, Sweet PM, Patel AJ, Osann KE, Benson SC, Pershadsingh HA, Chuck RS. Inhibition of corneal neovascularization by a peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma ?ligand. Exp Eye Res. 2005; 80:435-42.
49. Wilder-Smith P, Osann K, Hanna N, Abbadi N, Brenner M, Messadi D, Krasieva T. In vivo multiphoton fluorescence imaging: a novel approach to oral malignancy. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 2004; 35(2):96-103.
50. Wilder-Smith P, Jung WG, Brenner M, Osann K, Beydoun H, Messadi D, Chen Z. In vivo optical coherence tomography for the diagnosis of oral malignancy. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 2004; 35(4):269-75.
51. Wenzel L, Dogan-Ates A, Habbal R, Berkowitz R, Goldstein DP, Bernstein M, Kluhsman BC, Osann K, Newlands E, Seckl MJ, Hancock B, Cella D. Defining and Measuring Reproductive Concerns of Female Cancer Survivors. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr. 2005; 34:94-8.
52. Goldberg WA, Jarvis KL, Osann KE, Laulhere TM, Straub C, Thomas E, Filipek P, Spence MA. Early social communication behaviors in the younger siblings of children with autism. J Autism Dev Disorders, 2005; 35(5):657-64.
53. Chan JK, Magistris A, Loizzi V, Lin F, Rutgers J, Osann K, Berman ML, Samoszuk M. Mast cell density, angiogenesis, blood clotting and prognosis in women with advanced ovarian cancer. Gynecologic Oncology, 2005; (1): 20-5.
54. Hamilton CA, Liou WS, Osann K, Berman ML, Husain A, Teng NN, Kapp DS, Chan JK. The impact of adjuvant therapy on the survival of patients with early-stage uterine papillary serous carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 2005; 63(3):839-44.
55. Wilder-Smith P, Krasieva T, Jung WG, Zhang J, Chen Z, Osann K, Tromberg B. Noninvasive Imaging of Oral Premalignancy and Malignancy. J Biomed Opt 2005; 10(5):51601-1-8.
56. Sarayba MA, Shamie N, Reiser BJ, Sweet PM, Taban M, Graff JM, Kesler-Diaz A, Osann KE, McDonnell PJ. Fluoroquinolone therapy in Mycobacterium chelonae keratitis after lamellar keratectomy. J Cataract Refract Surg 2005; 31(7):1396-402.
57. Juranek J, Filipek PA, Berenji G, Modahl C, Osann K, Spence MA. Association between amygdala volume and anxietylevel: magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study in autistic children. J Child Neurology, 2006; 21(12):1051-8.
58. Jenkins SM, Kurtzman JT, Osann K. Dynamic cervical change: Is real-time sonographic cervical shortening predictive of preterm delivery in patients with symptoms of preterm labor? Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2006; 27(4):373-6.
59. Baergen RN, Rutgers JL, Young RH, Osann K, Scully RE. Placental site trophoblastic tumor: A study of 55 cases and review of the literature emphasizing factors of prognostic significance. Gynecol Oncol. 2006; 100(3):511-20.
60. Zhang M, Cheung MK, Osann K, Lee M, Gomez S, Whittemore AS, Husain A, Teng N, Chan JK. Improved Survival of Asians with corpus cancer compared to Whites: An analysis of underlying factors. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2006; 107:329-35.
61. Hamilton C, Cheung M, Osann K, Chen LM, Teng N, Longacre T, Powell M, Hendrickson M, Kapp D, Chan JK. Uterine papillary serous and clear cell carcinomas predict for poorer survival compared to grade 3 endometrioid corpus cancers. Br J Cancer, 2006; 94(5):642-646.
62. Chan JK, Manuel M, Cheung M, Osann K, Husain A, Teng N, Rao A, Carlson R, Whittemore AS. Breast cancer followed by corpus cancer: Is there a higher risk for aggressive histologic types? Gynecologic Oncology, 2006; 102:508-12.
63. Liou WS, Hamilton CA, Cheung MK, Osann K, Longacre T, Teng N, Husain A, Dirbas F, Chan JK. Outcomes of women with metachronous breast and ovarian carcinomas.
Gynecologic Oncology, 2006; 103(1):190-4.
64. Smith TK, Choi B, Ramirez-San-Juan JC, Nelson JS, Osann K, Kelly KM, Microvascular Blood Flow Dynamics Associated with Phodynamic Therapy, Pulsed Dye Laser Irradiation and Combined Regimens. Lasers Surg Med, 2006; 38 (5):532-9.
65. Hamilton, CA, Cheung MK, Osann K, Balzer B, Berman ML, Husain A, Teng N, Kapp DS, Chan JK. The effect of adjuvant chemotherapy versus whole abdominopelvic radiation on the survival of patients with advanced stage uterine papillary serous carcinoma. Gynecol Oncol, 2006, 103:679-83.
66. Parthasarathy A, Cheung MK, Osann K, Husain A, Teng N, Berek JS, Kapp DS, Chan JK. The Benefit of Adjuvant Radiation Therapy in Single Node-Positive Squamous Cell Vulvar Carcinoma. Gynecologic Oncology, 2006; 103(3):1095-9.
67. Chan JK, Cheung MK, Husain A, Teng NN, West D, Whittemore A, Berek J, Osann K. Patterns and progress in ovarian cancer over 14 years. Obstet Gynecol, 2006; 108(3):521-8.
68. Chan JK, Cheung MK, Huh W, Osann K, Husain A, Teng N, Kapp D. Therapeutic role of lymph node resection in endometrioid corpus cancer – a study of 12,333 patients. Cancer 2006; 107(8):1823-1830.
69. Lainhart JE, Bigler ED, Bocian M, Coon H, Dinh E, Dawson G, Deutsch CK, Dunn M, Estes A, Tager-Flusberg H, Folstein S, Hepburn S, Hyman S, McMahon W, Minshew N, Munson J, Osann K, Ozonoff S, Rodier P, Rogers S, Sigman M, Spence MA, Stodgell CJ, Volkmar F. Head circumference and height in autism: A study by the collaborative program of excellence in autism. Am J Med Genet A. 2006; 140(21):2257-74.
70. Chan JK, Urban R, Cheung MK, Osann K, Husain A, Teng N, Kapp D, Berek J, Leiserowitz G. Ovarian cancer in younger versus older women: a population-based analysis. British Journal of Cancer, 2006; 95:1314-1320.
71. Zhang M, Cheung MK, Shin J, Kapp D, Husain A, Teng N, Berek J, Osann K, Chan JK. Prognostic factors responsible for survival in sex chord stromal tumors of the ovary – an analysis of 376 women. Gynecologic Oncology, 2007; 104(2):396-400.
72. Chan JK, Sugiyama V, Pham H, Gu M, Rutgers J, Osann K, Cheung M, Berman M, DiSaia PJ. Margin distance and other clinico-pathologic prognostic factors in vulvar carcinoma: a multivariate analysis. Gynecologic Oncology, 2007; 104(3):636-41.
73. Chan JK, Munro E, Cheung MK, Husain A, Teng N, Berek JS, Osann K. Association of Lymphadenectomy and survival in stage I ovarian cancer patients. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007; 109(1):12-9.
74. Lee N, Cheung M, Shin J, Husain A, Teng N, Berek J, Kapp D, Osann K, Chan JK. Prognostic Factors for Uterine Cancer in Reproductive Aged Women. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007; 109(3):655-62.
75. Wilder-Smith P, Hammer-Wilson M, Zhang J, Wang Q, Osann K, Chen Z, Wigdor H, Schwartz J, Epstein J. In-vivo Imaging of Oral Mucositis in an Animal Model using Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and Optical Doppler Tomography (ODT). Clin Cancer Res, 2007; 13(8):2449-54.
76. Chan JK, Urban R, Cheung MK, Shin J, Husain A, Teng N, Berek J, Kapp D, Osann K. Lymphadenectomy in endometrioid uterine cancer staging – how many nodes are enough? A study of 11,443 patients. Cancer, 2007; 109(12):2454-2460.
77. Agrawal A, Agrawal S, Cao JN, Soufen S, Osann K, Gupta S. Altered Innate Immune Functioning of Dendritic Cells in Elderly Humans: A Role of PI3 Kinase Signaling Pathway. Journal of Immunology, 2007; 178:6912-6922.
78. Hammer-Wilson MJ, Gray RM, Wilder-Smith P, Meister F, Osann K, Wilder-Smith CH. Fluorescence diagnostics of Helicobacter pylori-infected human gastric mucosa: Establishing technique and validity. Scan J Gastroenterol 2007, 42:941-950.
79. Chan JK, Urban R, Hu JM, Shin JY, Husain A, Teng NN, Berek JS, Osann K, Kapp DS. The potential therapeutic role of lymph node resection in epithelial ovarian cancer: a study of 13,918 patients. Br J Cancer; 2007, 96:1817-22.
80. Chan JK, Kapp DS, Shin JY, Husain A, Teng NN, Berek JS, Osann K, Leiserowitz GS, Cress RD, O’Malley C. Influence of the gynecologic oncologist on the survival of ovarian cancer patients. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2007; 109:1342-50.
81. Sugiyama V, Chan JK, Shin J, Berek J, Osann K, Kapp D. Vulvar melanoma: A multivariable analysis of 644 patients. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007; 110:296-301.
82. Chan JK, Kapp DS, Cheung M, Osann K, Shin JY, Cohn D, Seid PL. The impact of the absolute number and ratio of positive lymph nodes on survival of endometrioid uterine cancer patients. British Journal of Cancer, 2007; 97(5):605-11.
83. Chan JK, Wu H, Cheung MK, Shin JY, Osann K, Chen LM, Kapp DS. The outcomes of 27,063 women with unstaged endometrioid uterine cancer. Gynecologic Oncology, 2007; 106(2):282-8.
84. Parthasarathy A, Kapp D, Cheung M, Shin J, Osann K, Chan JK. Adjuvant radiotherapy in incompletely staged IC and II endometrioid uterine cancer. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007; 110(6):1237-43.
85. Chan JK, Zhang M, Hu JM, Shin JY, Osann K, Kapp DS. Racial disparities in surgical treatment and survival of epithelial ovarian cancer in United States. J Surg Oncol, 2008; 97(2):103-7.
86. Chan JK, Kapp DS, Shin JY, Osann K, Leiserowitz GS, Cress RD, O’Malley C. Factors associated with the suboptimal treatment of women less than 55 years of age with early-stage ovarian cancer. Gynecologic Oncology, 2008; 108(1):95-9.
87. Chan JK, Kapp DS, Cheung MK, Shin JY, Bay D, Husain A, Teng NN, Berek JS, Osann K, Guo H. Prognostic factors and risk of extrauterine metastases in 3867 women with grade 1 endometrioid corpus cancer. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2008; 198(2):216.e1-5.
88. Ueda SM, Kapp DS, Cheung MK, Shin JY, Osann K, Husain A, Teng NN, Berek JS, Chan JK. Trends in demographic and clinical characteristics in women diagnosed with corpus cancer and their potential impact on the increasing number of deaths. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2008; 198(2):218.e1-6.
89. Goldberg WA, Thorsen K, Osann K, Spence MA. Use of home videotapes to confirm parental reports of regression in autism. J Autism Dev Disord, 2008; 38(6):1136-46.
90. Thorsen KL, Goldberg WA, Osann K, Spence MA. Birthday and non-birthday videotapes: The importance of context for the behavior of young children with and without autism. J Autism Dev Disord, 2008; 38(6):1047-58.
91. Davoudi M, Quadrelli S, Osann K, Colt H. A competency-based test of bronchoscopic knowledge using the Essential Bronchoscopist©: an initial concept study. Respirology, 2008; 13(5):736-43.
92. Yarosh W, Carpenter P, Gu M, Osann K, Anton-Culver H, Huang T. TBX3, a T-box transcription factor, is overexpressed and mislocalized to cytoplasm in primary breast cancer tissues. Cancer Research, 2008; 68(3):693-9.
93. Chan JK, Ueda SM, Sugiyama V, Stave C, Shin JY, Monk BJ, Sikie BI, Osann K, Kapp DS. An analysis of phase II studies on targeted agents and subsequent phase III trials – what are the predictors of success? Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2008, 26(9):1511-8.
94. Nelson EL, Wenzel LB, Osann K, Dogan-Ates A, Chantana N, Reina-Patton A, Laust A, Nishimoto K, Chicz-Demet A, DuPont N, Monk BJ. Stress, Immunity, and Cervical Cancer: Biobehavioral Outcomes of a Randomized Clinical Trial. Clinical Cancer Research, 2008, 14(7):2111-2118.
95. Davoudi M, Osann K, Colt H. Validation of two instruments to assess basic technical bronchoscopic skill using virtual reality simulation. Respiration, 2008; 76(1):92-101.
96. Chan JK, Teoh D, Hu JM, Shin JY, Osann K, Kapp DS. Do clear cell ovarian carcinomas have a poorer prognosis compared to other epithelial cell types? – A study of 1,411 clear cell ovarian cancers. Gynecologic Oncology, 2008; 109(3):370-6.
97. Liss MA, Osann KE, Ornstein DK. Positive surgical margins during robotic radical prostatectomy: a cotemporary analysis of risk factors. BJU Int, 2008; 102(5):603-8.
98. Chan JK, Fuh K, Shin JY, Cheung MK, Powell CB, Chen L-M, Kapp DS, Osann K. The treatment and outcomes of early-stage epithelial ovarian cancer - have we made any progress? British Journal of Cancer, 2008; 98(7):1191-96.
99. Gotham K, Risi S, Dawson G, Tager-Flusberg H, Joseph R, Carter A, Hepburn S, McMahon W, Rodier P, Hyman SL, Sigman M, Rogers S, Landa R, Spence MA, Osann K, Flodman P, Volkmar F, Hollander E, Buxbaum J, Pickles A, Lord C. A replication of the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) Revised Algorithms. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2008; 47(6):642-51.
100. Chan JK, Tewari K, Waller S, Cheung MK, Shin J, Osann K, Kapp DS. The influence of conservative surgical practices for malignant ovarian germ cell tumors J Surg Oncol. 2008; 98(2):111-6.
101. Channual J, Choi B, Osan K, Pattanachinda D, Lotfi J, Kelly K. Vascular Effects of Photodynamic and Pulsed Dye Laser Therapy Protocols. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 2008; 40(9):644-50.
102. Neuhausen SL, Steele L, Ryan S, Mousavi M, Pinto M, Osann KE, Flodman P, Zone JJ. Co-occurrence of celiac disease and other autoimmune diseases in celiacs and their first-degree relatives. Journal of Autoimmunity, 2008; 31(2):160-5.
103. Chan JK, Kawar NM, Osann K, Chen L, Powell CB, Kapp DS. Endometrial stromal sarcoma: a population-based analysis. Br J Cancer, 2008; 99(8):1210-5.
104. Lee J, Kim J, Mahon S, Tromberg B, Ryan K, Convertino V, Rickards C, Osann K, Brenner M. Tissue Hemoglobin Monitoring of Progressive Central Hypovolemia in Humans Using Broadband Diffuse Optical Spectroscopy. J Biomed Optics, 2008; 13(6):064027.
105. Finley DS, Osann K, Skarecky D, Ahlering TE. Hypothermic nerve sparing radical prostatectomy: rationale, feasibility, and effect on early continence. Urology, 2009; 73(4):691-6.
106. Wilder-Smith P, Lee K, Guo S, Shang J, Osann K, Chen Z, Messadi D. In-Vivo Diagnosis of Oral Dysplasia and Malignancy Using Optical Coherence Tomography: Preliminary Studies in 50 Patients. Lasers Surg Med. 2009;41(5):353-7.
107. Tournas JA, Lai J, Truitt A, Huang YC, Osann KE, Choi B, Kelly KM. Combined benzoporphyrin derivative monoacid ring photodynamic therapy and pulsed dye laser for port wine stain birthmarks. Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther. 2009 Sep-Dec; 6(3-4):195-9. [Epub 2009 Nov 12].
108. McDougall EM, Kolla SB, Santos RT, Gan JM, Box GN, Louie ML, Gamboa AJ, Kaplan AG, Moskowitz RM, Andrade LA, Skarecky DW, Osann KE, Clayman RV. Preliminary Study of Virtual Reality and Model Simulation for Learning Laparoscopic .Suturing Skills. J Urology, 2009; 182(3): 1018-25.
109. Gage NM, Juranek J, Filipek PA, Osann K, Flodman P., Isenberg AL, Spence MA. Rightward Hemispheric Asymmetries in Auditory Language Cortex in Children with Autistic Disorder: An MRI investigation. Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, 2009; 1(3):205-214.
110. Young JL, Louie MK, Ortiz-Vanderdys CG, McCormick DW, Huynh VB, Kaplan AG, Jain NS, Pick DL. Andrade LA, Osann KE, Kolla SB, Sountoulides P, Kaufmann OG, McDougall EM, Clayman RV. Impact of Pneumoperitoneum on Renal Cryotherapy. Journal of Endourology, 2009; 23(9):1451-5.
111. Finley DS. Osann K, Chang A, Santos R, Skarecky D, Ahlering TE. Hypothermic Robotic Radical Prostatectomy: Impact on Continence. Journal of Endourology, 2009: 23(9):1443-50.
112. Kalisvaart JF, Osann KE, Finley DS, Ornstein DK. Posterior Reconstruction and Anterior Suspension with Single Anastomotic Suture in Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy: A Simple Method to Improve Early Return to Continence. J Robot Surg, 2009; 3(3):149-153. [Epub Aug 6, 2009]. PMID: 20234870.
113. Schmid S, Hsu IC, Hu JM, Sherman AE, Osann K, Kapp DS, Chan JK. Adjuvant radiation therapy in stage III node-positive uterine cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2009. 115(2):239-43.
114. Wilder-Smith CH, Wilder-Smith P, Kawakami-Wong H, Voronets J, Osann K, Lussi A. Quantification of Dental Erosions in Patients with GERD Using Optical Coherence Tomography Before and After Double-Blind Randomized Treatment With Esomeprazole or Placebo. Am J Gastroenterol, 2009; 104(11):2788-95.
115. Box GN, Kaplan AG, Rodriguez E Jr, Skarecky DW, Osann KE, Finley DS, Ahlering TE. Sacrifice of Accessory Pudendal Arteries in Normally Potent Men during Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy Does Not Impact Potency. J Sex Med. 2009; 7(1 Pt 1):298-303.
116. Young JL, Kolla SB, Pick DL, Sountoulides P, Kaufmann OG, Ortiz-Vanderdys CG, Huynh VB, Kaplan AG, Andrade LA, Osann KE, Louie MK, McDougall EM, Clayman RV. In Vitro, Ex Vivo and In Vivo Isotherms for Renal Cryotherapy. J Urol, 2010 Feb;183(2):752-8. PMID: 20022060.
117. Fujikawa-Brooks S., Isenberg AL, Osann K, Spence MA, and Gage NM.. The effect of rate stress on the auditory brainstem response in autism. Int J Audiol. 2010 Feb;49(2):129-40.PMID: 20151887.
118. Gelb AF, Taylor CF, Krishnan A, Fraser C, Shinar CM, Schein MJ, Osann K. Central and Peripheral Airway Sites of Nitric Oxide Gas Exchange in COPD. Chest, 2010; 137(3):575-84.
119. Liss MA, Osann K, Canvasser N, Chu W, Chang A, Gan J, Li R, Santos R, Skarecky D, Finley DS, Ahlering TE. Continence Definition After Radical Prostatectomy Using Urinary Quality of Life: Evaluation of Patient-Reported Validated Questionnaires. J Urol. 2010; 183(4): 1464-8 [Epub Feb 20]. PMID: 20171689.
120. Finley DS, Chang A, Morales B, Osann K, Skarecky D, Ahlering T. Impact of regional hypothermia on urinary continence and potency after robot-assisted radical prostatectomy. J Endourology. 2010, 24(7): 1111-1116. Erratum in: J Endourol. 2010 Sep;24(9):1541.PMID: 20624082.
121. Young JL, Sountoulides P, Kolla SB, Pick DL, Kaufmann OG, Huynh VB, Kaplan AG, Ortiz C, Louie MK, Andrade LA, Osann KE, McDougall EM, Clayman RV. Ice Burn: Protecting the Flank during Renal Cryotherapy. J Endourol. 2010 Aug;24(8):1249-53. PMID: 20092414.
122. Wong SF, Lindgren A, Mummaneni M, Byun T, Vasko C, Arenos R, Alexson E, Osann K. A prospective crossover pilot study to evaluate the use of a topical wound gel in patients with cutaneous toxicity caused by epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitors. J Support Oncol. 2010 Sep-Oct; 8(5):202-8. PMID 21086877.
123. Holtzman, JS, Osann K, Pharar J, Lee K, Ahn YC, Tucker T, Sabet S, Chen Z, Gukasyan R, Wilder-Smith P. Ability Of Optical Coherence Tomography To Detect Caries Beneath Commonly Used Dental Sealants. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 2010, 42(8):752-9. PMID: 20848554.
124. Cohen JG, Kapp DS, Shin JY, Urban R, Sherman AE, Chen LM, Osann K, Chan JK. Small cell carcinoma of the cervix: treatment and survival outcomes of 188 patients. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Oct;203(4):347.e1-6. PMID: 20579961.
125. Sridharan A, Esposo M, Kaushal K, Tay J, Osann K, Agrawal S, Gupta S, Agrawal A. Age-associated impaired plasmacytoid dendritic cell functions lead to decreased CD4 and CD8 T cell immunity. Age (Dordr) 2010 Oct 16. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 20953722.
126. Liss MA, Santos R, Osann K, Lau A, Ahlering TE, Ornstein DK. PCA3 Molecular Urine Assay for Prostate Cancer: Association with Pathologic Features and Impact of Collection Protocols. World J Urol. 2010 Dec 9 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21152924
127. Pick DL, Osann K, Skarecky D, Narula N, Finley DS, Ahlering TE. The impact of cavernosal nerve preservation on continence after robotic radical prostatectomy. BJU Int. 2011, Jan 18 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21244602
128. Chan JK, Sherman AE, Kapp DS, Zhang R, , Osann KE,Maxwell L, Chen LM, Deshmukh H. Influence of gynecologic oncologists on the survival of patients with endometrial cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2011, 29(7):832-8. PMID: 21263082.
129. Kamell JM, Rietkerk W, Lam K, Phillips JM, Wu JJ, McCullough JL, Linden KG, Osann KE . Medical Students Educate Teens About Skin Cancer: What have we learned? J Cancer Education, 2011 Mar;26(1):153-5.PMID: 20422477.
130. Brown SM, Culver JO, Osann KE, Macdonald DJ, Sand S, Thornton AA, Bowen DJ, Metcalfe KA, Burke HB, Robson ME, Friedman S, Weitzel JN. Health Grant M,literacy, numeracy, and interpretation of graphical breast cancer risk estimates. Patient Educ Couns. 2011 Apr;83(1):92-8. PMID: 20554149.
131. Liss MA, Chang A, Santos R, Nakama-Peeples A, Peterson E, Osann K, Billimke J, Szabo RJ, Dash A. Prevalence and Significance of Fluoroquinolone-Resistant Escherichia Coli in Patients Undergoing Transrectal Ultrasound Guided Prostate Needle Biopsy. J Urology, 2011, Apr; 184(4):1283-8. PMID: 21334021.
132. Li R, Louie MK, Lee HJ, Osann K, Pick DL, Santos R, McDougall EM, Clayman RV. Prospective Randomized Trial of Three Different Methods of Nephrostomy Tract Closure After Percutaneous Nephrolithotripsy. BJU Int 2011 May; 107(10):1660-5.PMID: 20973909.
133. Osann K, Wenzel L, Dogan-Ates A, Hsieh S, Chase D, Sappington S, Monk BJ, Nelson EL. Recruitment and Retention Results for a Population-based Cervical Cancer Biobehavioral Clinical Trial. Gynecologic Oncology. 2011 Jun 1; 121(3):558-64. [Epub Mar 12]. PMID: 21402400.
134. Farpour F, Tehranzadeh J, Donkervoort S, Smith C, Martin B, Vanjara P, Osann K, Kimonis VE. Radiological features of Paget disease of bone associated with VCP associated Inclusion-body myopathy. Skeletal Radiology, 2011; Jun 4 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID 21643886.
135. Young JL, Khanifar E, Narula N, Ortiz-Vanderdys CG, Kolla S, Pick DL, Sountoulides PG, Kaufmann OG, Osann KE, Huynh VB, Kaplan AG, Andrade LA, Louie MK, McDougall EM, Clayman RV. Optimal Freeze Cycle Length in Renal Cryotherapy. J Urol. 2011, Jul; 186(1):283-8. PMID: 21600606.
136. Beck S, Skarecky D, Osann K, Juarez R, Ahlering TA. Transverse versus vertical camera port incision in robotic radical prostatectomy: effect on incisional hernias and cosmesis. Urology 2011 Sep;78(3):586-90. [Epub 2011 Jul 8]. PMID: 21741689
137. Young JL, McCormick DW, Kolla SB, Sountoulides P, Kaufmann O, Ortiz-Vanderdys C, Huynh B, Kaplan A, Jain N, Pick D, Andrade LA, Osann K, McDougall E, Clayman R. Are multiple cryoprobes additive or synergistic in renal cryotherapy? Urology, 2012 Feb;79(2):484.e1-6. [Epub 2011 Dec 20]; PMID: 22192230
138. Lee JY, Mucksavage P, Kerbl D, Osann KE, Winfield HN, Kahol K, McDougall EM. Laparoscopic Warm-up Exercises Improve Performance of Senior-Level Trainees in Laparoscopic Renal Surgery. J Endourology, 2012 Jan 4. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22192095.
139. Matthews NL, Goldberg WA, Lukowski AF, Osann KE, Abdullah MM, Ly AR, Thorsen K, Spence MA. Does theory of mind performance differ in children with early onset and regressive autism? Dev Sci 2012 Jan: 15(1): 25-34. [Epub 2011 Sep 29]. PMID: 22251289.
140. Cohen J, Sherman A, Kiet T, Kapp D, Osann K, Chen L-M, O’Sullivan P, Chan JK. Characteristics of Success in Mentoring and Research Productivity - A Case-control Study of Academic Centers. Gynecologic Oncology, 2012, Jan 16. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22252098
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