Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Jay Raman, MD

Jay Raman, MD

Thomas J. Rohner Jr., MD, and Jessie F. Rohner, DrPH, Professor in Urology, Department of Surgery
Chief, Division of Urology
Scientific Program:Cancer Control
Disease Teams:
Genitourinary Cancer
jdr22@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Carcinoma
  • Neoplasms
  • Kidney
  • Survival
  • Nephrectomy
  • Recurrence
  • Therapeutics
  • Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
  • Biopsy
  • Urinary Tract
  • Kidney Neoplasms

Clinical Trials

Collection of Blood for Investigation and Characterization of Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs) in Cancer Patients with Microdevices
Creation of a Clinical and Pathologic Tissue Microarray Registry for Radical Cystectomy Specimens

Recent Publications

2019

the members of the French Committee of Urologic Oncology (CCAFU) 2019, 'A preoperative nomogram to predict major complications after robot assisted partial nephrectomy (UroCCR-57 study)', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2019.05.007
Walker, JB, Gogoj, A, Saunders, BD, Canter, DJ, Lehman, K & Raman, J 2019, 'Accuracy of the NSQIP risk calculator for predicting complications following adrenalectomy', International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 51, no. 8, pp. 1291-1295. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-019-02187-1
Botejue, M, Abbott, D, Danella, J, Fonshell, C, Ginzburg, S, Guzzo, TJ, Lanchoney, T, Marlowe, B, Raman, J, Smaldone, M, Tomaszewski, JJ, Trabulsi, EJ, Uzzo, RG & Reese, AC 2019, 'Active Surveillance as Initial Management of Newly Diagnosed Prostate Cancer: Data from the PURC' The Journal of Urology, vol. 201, no. 5, pp. 929-936. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2018.10.018
Segel, JE, Schaefer, EW, Raman, J & Hollenbeak, CS 2019, 'Association Between Hospitals’ Risk-Adjusted Emergency Department Visits and Survival and Costs in Kidney Cancer Patients Undergoing Nephrectomy' Clinical Genitourinary Cancer, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. e650-e657. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clgc.2019.03.013
Buckwalter, JM, Chan, W, Shuman, L, Wildermuth, T, Ellis-Mohl, J, Walter, V, Warrick, J, Wu, XR, Kaag, MG, Raman, J & Degraff, D 2019, 'Characterization of histone deacetylase expression within in vitro and in vivo bladder cancer model systems', International journal of molecular sciences, vol. 20, no. 10, 2599. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms20102599
McDonald, A, Vira, M, Walter, V, Shen, J, Raman, J, Sanda, MG, Patil, D & Taioli, E 2019, 'Circulating microRNAs in plasma among men with low-grade and high-grade prostate cancer at prostate biopsy', Prostate, vol. 79, no. 9, pp. 961-968. https://doi.org/10.1002/pros.23803
Yee, CH, Zheng, Z, Shuman, L, Yamashita, H, Warrick, J, Wu, XR, Raman, J & Degraff, D 2019, 'Maintenance of the bladder cancer precursor urothelial hyperplasia requires FOXA1 and persistent expression of oncogenic HRAS', Scientific reports, vol. 9, no. 1, 270. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-36720-6
Zaleski, M, Gogoj, A, Walter, V, Raman, J, Kaag, MG, Merrill, S, Drabick, J, Joshi, M, Holder, S, Degraff, D & Warrick, J 2019, 'Mitotic activity in noninvasive papillary urothelial carcinoma: its value in predicting tumor recurrence and comparison with the contemporary 2-tier grading system' Human Pathology, vol. 84, pp. 275-282. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.humpath.2018.10.008
Xia, L, Talwar, R, Taylor, BL, Shin, MH, Berger, IB, Sperling, CD, Chelluri, RR, Zambrano, IA, Raman, J & Guzzo, TJ 2019, 'National trends and disparities of minimally invasive surgery for localized renal cancer, 2010 to 2015', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 37, no. 3, pp. 182.e17-182.e27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2018.10.028
Syed, JS, Nguyen, KA, Suarez-Sariemento, A, Leung, C, Casilla-Lennon, M, Raman, J & Shuch, B 2019, 'Outcomes of upper tract urothelial cancer managed non-surgically' The Canadian journal of urology, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 9699-9707.
Aydin, AM, Singla, N, Panwar, V, Woldu, SL, Freifeld, Y, Wood, CG, Karam, JA, Weizer, AZ, Raman, J, Remzi, M, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Haitel, A, Roscigno, M, Bolenz, C, Bensalah, K, Westerman, ME, Sagalowsky, AI, Shariat, SF, Lotan, Y, Bagrodia, A, Kapur, P, Margulis, V & Krabbe, LM 2019, 'Prognostic significance of BAP1 expression in high-grade upper tract urothelial carcinoma: a multi-institutional study' World Journal of Urology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-019-02678-x

2018

Knoedler, J & Raman, J 2018, 'Advances in the management of upper tract urothelial carcinoma: improved endoscopic management through better diagnostics' Therapeutic Advances in Urology, vol. 10, no. 12, pp. 421-429. https://doi.org/10.1177/1756287218805334
Merrill, S, Sohl, BS, Hamirani, A, Lehman, EB, Lehman, KK, Kaag, MG & Raman, J 2019, 'Capturing Renal Cell Carcinoma Recurrences When Asymptomatic Improves Patient Survival', Clinical Genitourinary Cancer, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 132-138. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clgc.2018.11.009
McDonald, A, Vira, M, Shen, J, Sanda, M, Raman, J, Liao, JJ, Patil, D & Taioli, E 2018, 'Circulating microRNAs in plasma as potential biomarkers for the early detection of prostate cancer', Prostate, vol. 78, no. 6, pp. 411-418. https://doi.org/10.1002/pros.23485
Xia, L, Taylor, BL, Patel, NA, Chelluri, RR, Raman, J, Scherr, DS & Guzzo, TJ 2018, 'Concurrent inguinal hernia repair in patients undergoing minimally invasive radical prostatectomy: A national surgical quality improvement program study', Journal of Endourology, vol. 32, no. 7, pp. 665-670. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2018.0210
Rieken, M, Boorjian, SA, Kluth, LA, Capitanio, U, Briganti, A, Thompson, RH, Leibovich, BC, Krabbe, LM, Margulis, V, Raman, J, Regelman, M, Karakiewicz, PI, Rouprêt, M, Abufaraj, M, Foerster, B, Gönen, M & Shariat, SF 2019, 'Development and external validation of a pathological nodal staging score for patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma', World Journal of Urology, vol. 37, no. 8, pp. 1631-1637. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-018-2555-5
Xia, L, Pulido, JE, Chelluri, RR, Strother, MC, Taylor, BL, Raman, J & Guzzo, TJ 2018, 'Hospital volume and outcomes of robot-assisted partial nephrectomy', BJU International, vol. 121, no. 6, pp. 900-907. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.14099
Blair, BM, Robyak, H, Clark, JY, Kaag, MG, Lehman, EB & Raman, J 2018, 'Impact of United States Preventive Services Task Force recommendations on prostate biopsy characteristics and disease presentation at a tertiary-care medical center', Prostate International, vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 110-114. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prnil.2018.03.001
Kocher, NJ, Rjepaj, C, Lehman, E & Raman, J 2018, 'Incidence and histologic features of mixed renal tumors' Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 117, no. 3, pp. 430-433. https://doi.org/10.1002/jso.24879
Knoedler, J & Raman, J 2018, 'Intracavitary therapies for upper tract urothelial carcinoma', Expert Review of Clinical Pharmacology, vol. 11, no. 5, pp. 487-493. https://doi.org/10.1080/17512433.2018.1461560
Warrick, J, Sjödahl, G, Kaag, MG, Raman, J, Merrill, S, Shuman, L, Chen, G, Walter, V & Degraff, D 2019, 'Intratumoral Heterogeneity of Bladder Cancer by Molecular Subtypes and Histologic Variants [Figure presented]', European Urology, vol. 75, no. 1, pp. 18-22. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2018.09.003
Browne, BM, Stensland, KD, Patel, CK, Sullivan, T, Burks, EJ, Canes, D, Raman, J, Warrick, J & Reiger-Christ, KM 2019, 'MicroRNA Expression Profiles in Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Differentiate Tumor Grade, Stage, and Survival: Implications for Clinical Decision-Making', Urology, vol. 123, pp. 93-100. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2018.10.004
Singla, N, Krabbe, LM, Aydin, AM, Panwar, V, Woldu, SL, Freifeld, Y, Wood, CG, Karam, JA, Weizer, AZ, Raman, J, Remzi, M, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Haitel, A, Roscigno, M, Bolenz, C, Bensalah, K, Sagalowsky, AI, Shariat, SF, Lotan, Y, Bagrodia, A, Kapur, P & Margulis, V 2018, 'Multi-institutional evaluation of the prognostic significance of EZH2 expression in high-grade upper tract urothelial carcinoma', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 36, no. 7, pp. 343.e1-343.e8. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2018.04.004
Blair, BM, Lehman, EB, Jafri, SM, Kaag, MG & Raman, J 2018, 'Predicted versus observed 30-day perioperative outcomes using the ACS NSQIP surgical risk calculator in patients undergoing partial nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma' International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 50, no. 7, pp. 1249-1256. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-018-1898-6
Khene, ZEE, Peyronnet, B, Kocher, NJ, Robyak, H, Robert, C, Pradere, B, Oger, E, Kammerer-Jacquet, SF, Verhoest, G, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Mathieu, R, Raman, J & Bensalah, K 2018, 'Predicting morbidity after robotic partial nephrectomy: The effect of tumor, environment, and patient-related factors', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 36, no. 7, pp. 338.e19-338.e26. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2018.04.005
Rieken, M, Kluth, LA, Fajkovic, H, Capitanio, U, Briganti, A, Krabbe, LM, Margulis, V, Abufaraj, M, Mari, A, Foerster, B, Raman, J, Regelman, M, Brookman-May, S, Sjoberg, DD, Karakiewicz, PI & Shariat, SF 2018, 'Predictors of Cancer-specific Survival After Disease Recurrence in Patients With Renal Cell Carcinoma: The Effect of Time to Recurrence', Clinical Genitourinary Cancer, vol. 16, no. 4, pp. e903-e908. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clgc.2018.03.003
Petros, FG, Qiao, W, Singla, N, Clinton, TN, Robyak, H, Raman, J, Margulis, V & Matin, SF 2019, 'Preoperative multiplex nomogram for prediction of high-risk nonorgan-confined upper-tract urothelial carcinoma', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 37, no. 4, pp. 292.e1-292.e9. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2018.12.002
Riney, JC, Sarwani, N, Siddique, S & Raman, J 2018, 'Prostate magnetic resonance imaging: The truth lies in the eye of the beholder', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 36, no. 4, pp. 159.e1-159.e5. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2017.12.013
Kaag, MG & Raman, J 2018, 'Sarcopenia is a reliable predictor of outcomes following radical cystectomy for bladder cancer' Translational Andrology and Urology, vol. 7, pp. S732-S734. https://doi.org/10.21037/tau.2018.09.03
Peyton, CC, Abel, EJ, Chipollini, J, Boulware, DC, Azizi, M, Karam, JA, Margulis, V, Master, VA, Matin, SF, Raman, J, Sexton, WJ, Wood, CG & Spiess, PE 2018, 'The Value of Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio in Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Nephrectomy with Thrombectomy' European Urology Focus. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2018.08.023
Park, R, Gyorfi, J, Dewan, K, Kirimanjeswara, GS, Clark, JY, Kaag, MG, Lehman, K & Raman, J 2018, 'Topical rectal antiseptic at time of prostate biopsy: how a resident patient safety project has evolved into institutional practice', International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 50, no. 9, pp. 1563-1568. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-018-1937-3
Raman, J 2018, 'Urothelial cancer: Optimizing and integrating cisplatin-based chemotherapy across the disease spectrum' Nature Reviews Urology, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 139-140. https://doi.org/10.1038/nrurol.2017.213

2017

Singla, N, Fang, D, Su, X, Bao, Z, Cao, Z, Jafri, SM, Xiong, G, Zhang, L, Hutchinson, R, Sagalowsky, A, Lotan, Y, Li, X, Zhou, L, Raman, J & Margulis, V 2017, 'A Multi-Institutional Comparison of Clinicopathological Characteristics and Oncologic Outcomes of Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma in China and the United States', Journal of Urology, vol. 197, no. 5, pp. 1208-1213. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2016.11.094
the European Association of Urology–Young Academic Urologists (EAU–YAU), Urothelial Cancer Group and the Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Collaboration group 2018, 'Adjuvant chemotherapy after radical nephroureterectomy does not improve survival in patients with upper tract urothelial carcinoma: a joint study by the European Association of Urology–Young Academic Urologists and the Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Collaboration', BJU International, vol. 121, no. 2, pp. 252-259. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.14020
Raman, J, Brennan, P, Brenner, Overvad, K, Olsen, A, Tjønneland, A, Boutron-Ruault, MC, Clavel-Chapelon, F, Fagherazzi, G, Katzke, V, Kühn, T, Boeing, H, Bergmann, MM, Steffen, A, Naska, A, Trichopoulou, A, Trichopoulos, D, Saieva, C, Grioni, S, Panico, S, Tumino, R, Vineis, P, Bueno-de-Mesquita, HB, Peeters, PH, Hjartåker, A, Weiderpass, E, Arriola, L, Molina-Montes, E, Duell, EJ, Santiuste, C, Alonso de la Torre, R, Barricarte Gurrea, A, Stocks, T, Johansson, M, Ljungberg, B, Wareham, N, Khaw, KT, Travis, RC, Cross, AJ, Murphy, N, Riboli, E & Scelo, G 2017, 'Alcohol consumption and the risk of renal cancers in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC). Wozniak MB, Brennan P, Brenner DR, Overvad K, Olsen A, Tjønneland A, Boutron-Ruault MC, Clavel-Chapelon F, Fagherazzi G, Katzke V, Kühn T, Boeing H, Bergmann MM, Steffen A, Naska A, Trichopoulou A, Trichopoulos D, Saieva C, Grioni S, Panico S, Tumino R, Vineis P, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters PH, Hjartåker A, Weiderpass E, Arriola L, Molina-Montes E, Duell EJ, Santiuste C, Alonso de la Torre R, Barricarte Gurrea A, Stocks T, Johansson M, Ljungberg B, Wareham N, Khaw KT, Travis RC, Cross AJ, Murphy N, Riboli E, Scelo G.Int J Cancer. 2015 Oct 15;137(8):1953-66. [Epub 2015 Apr 28]. doi: 10.1002/ijc.29559.', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 35, no. 3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.12.022
Liss, MA, Ehdaie, B, Loeb, S, Meng, MV, Raman, J, Spears, V & Stroup, SP 2017, 'An Update of the American Urological Association White Paper on the Prevention and Treatment of the More Common Complications Related to Prostate Biopsy', Journal of Urology, vol. 198, no. 2, pp. 329-334. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2017.01.103
Raman, J 2017, 'Author Reply' Urology, vol. 110, pp. 43-44. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2017.07.054
D'Andrea, D, Moschini, M, Foerster, B, Abufaraj, M, Margulis, V, Karam, J, Lotan, Y, Raman, J, Mathieu, R, Rouprêt, M, Karakiewicz, PI, Briganti, A, Haitel, A & Shariat, SF 2019, 'Caveolin-1 Expression in Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma' European Urology Focus, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 97-103. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2017.06.011
Shah, TS, Kaag, MG, Raman, J, Chan, W, Tran, T, Kunchala, S, Shuman, L, Degraff, D, Chen, G & Warrick, J 2017, 'Clinical significance of prominent retraction clefts in invasive urothelial carcinoma', Human Pathology, vol. 61, pp. 90-96. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.humpath.2016.10.021
Park, R, Rjepaj, C, Lehman, K & Raman, J 2017, 'Comparison of two indices to annotate complications after radical nephroureterectomy', Canadian Journal of Urology, vol. 24, no. 6, pp. 9103-9106.
Raman, J, Jung, SB, Park, BH, Jeong, BC, Seo, SI, Jeon, SS, Lee, HM, Choi, HY & Jeon, HG 2017, 'Compensatory structural and functional adaptation after radical nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma according to preoperative stage of chronic kidney disease. Choi DK, Jung SB, Park BH, Jeong BC, Seo SI, Jeon SS, Lee HM, Choi HY, Jeon HG.J Urol. 2015 Oct;194(4):910-5. [Epub 2015 Apr 28]. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.04.093.' Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 118-119. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.12.024
Raman, J & Park, R 2017, 'Endoscopic management of upper-tract urothelial carcinoma', Expert Review of Anticancer Therapy, vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 545-554. https://doi.org/10.1080/14737140.2017.1326823
Warrick, J, Kaag, MG, Raman, J, Chan, W, Tran, T, Kunchala, S, Shuman, L, Degraff, D & Chen, G 2017, 'FOXA1 and CK14 as markers of luminal and basal subtypes in histologic variants of bladder cancer and their associated conventional urothelial carcinoma', Virchows Archiv, vol. 471, no. 3, pp. 337-345. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00428-017-2190-3
Rieken, M, Shariat, SF, Karam, JA, Foerster, B, Khani, F, Gust, K, Abufaraj, M, Wood, CG, Weizer, AZ, Raman, J, Guo, CC, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Haitel, A, Bensalah, K, Lotan, Y, Bachmann, A, De Marzo, AM, Robinson, BD & Margulis, V 2017, 'Frequency and Prognostic Value of PTEN Loss in Patients with Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Treated with Radical Nephroureterectomy' Journal of Urology, vol. 198, no. 6, pp. 1269-1277. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2017.06.096
Kocher, NJ, Jafri, S, Balabhadra, S, Lehman, E, Gardner, J, Vijay, K, Sarwani, N & Raman, J 2018, 'Is sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity associated with clinical and pathological outcomes in patients undergoing radical nephroureterectomy?', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 36, no. 4, pp. 156.e17-156.e22. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2017.12.004
Lin, TR, Kocher, NJ, Klausner, AP & Raman, J 2017, 'Longitudinal Gender Disparity in Female Urology Resident Primary Authorship at an American Urological Association Sectional Meeting', Urology, vol. 110, pp. 40-44. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2017.07.051
Raman, J, Heckman, JE, Hinshaw, L, Best, S, Lubner, M, Jarrard, DF, Downs, TM, Nakada, SY, Lee, FT, Huang, W & Ziemlewicz, T 2017, 'Multi-quadrant biopsy technique improves diagnostic ability in large heterogeneous renal masses. Abel EJ, Heckman JE, Hinshaw L, Best S, Lubner M, Jarrard DF, Downs TM, Nakada SY, Lee FT Jr, Huang W, Ziemlewicz T.J Urol. 2015 Oct;194(4):886-91. [Epub 2015 Mar 30]. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.03.106.', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 35, no. 3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.12.025
Wenger, H, Razmaria, A, Eggener, S & Raman, J 2017, 'Nerve bundle hydrodissection and sexual function after robot prostatectomy', Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, vol. 21, no. 4, e2017.00068. https://doi.org/10.4293/JSLS.2017.00068
Chipollini, J, Abel, EJ, Peyton, CC, Boulware, DC, Karam, JA, Margulis, V, Master, VA, Zargar-Shoshtari, K, Matin, SF, Sexton, WJ, Raman, J, Wood, CG & Spiess, PE 2018, 'Pathologic Predictors of Survival During Lymph Node Dissection for Metastatic Renal-Cell Carcinoma: Results From a Multicenter Collaboration', Clinical Genitourinary Cancer, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. e443-e450. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clgc.2017.10.004
Kavalieris, L, O'Sullivan, P, Frampton, C, Guilford, P, Darling, D, Jacobson, E, Suttie, J, Raman, J, Shariat, SF & Lotan, Y 2017, 'Performance Characteristics of a Multigene Urine Biomarker Test for Monitoring for Recurrent Urothelial Carcinoma in a Multicenter Study', Journal of Urology, vol. 197, no. 6, pp. 1419-1426. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2016.12.010
Raman, J, McKay, RR, Werner, L, Atkins, MB, Van Allen, EM, Olivier, KM, Song, J, Signoretti, S, McDermott, DF & Choueiri, TK 2017, 'Phase 2 trial of sunitinib and gemcitabine in patients with sarcomatoid and/or poor-risk metastatic renal cell carcinoma. Michaelson MD, McKay RR, Werner L, Atkins MB, Van Allen EM, Olivier KM, Song J, Signoretti S, McDermott DF, Choueiri TK.Cancer. 2015 Oct 1;121(19):3435-43. [Epub 2015 Jun 8]. doi: 10.1002/cncr.29503.', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 117-118. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.12.023
Krabbe, LM, Eminaga, O, Shariat, SF, Hutchinson, RC, Lotan, Y, Sagalowsky, AI, Raman, J, Wood, CG, Weizer, AZ, Roscigno, M, Montorsi, F, Bolenz, C, Novara, G, Kikuchi, E, Fajkovic, H, Rapoport, LM, Glybochko, PV, Zigeuner, R, Remzi, M, Bensalah, K, Kassouf, W & Margulis, V 2017, 'Postoperative Nomogram for Relapse-Free Survival in Patients with High Grade Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma', Journal of Urology, vol. 197, no. 3, pp. 580-589. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2016.09.078
Singla, N, Fang, D, Su, X, Bao, Z, Cao, Z, Robyak, H, Xiong, G, Zhang, L, Woldu, S, Hutchinson, R, Sagalowsky, A, Lotan, Y, Li, X, Zhou, L, Raman, J & Margulis, V 2018, 'Preoperative predictors of nonorgan-confined disease in upper-tract urothelial carcinoma differ between China and the United States', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 88.e11-88.e18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2017.10.029
Qi, DZ, Lehman, K, Dewan, K, Kirimanjeswara, GS & Raman, J 2018, 'Preoperative urine culture is unnecessary in asymptomatic men prior to prostate needle biopsy', International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 21-24. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-017-1752-2
Allen, JL, Lehman, K, Dewan, K, Kirimanjeswara, GS & Raman, J 2017, 'Procedural povidone iodine rectal preparation reduces bacteriuria and bacteremia following prostate needle biopsy', Canadian Journal of Urology, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 8883-8889.
Krabbe, LM, Heitplatz, B, Preuss, S, Hutchinson, RC, Woldu, SL, Singla, N, Boegemann, M, Wood, CG, Karam, JA, Weizer, AZ, Raman, J, Remzi, M, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Haitel, A, Rapoport, LM, Glybochko, PV, Roscigno, M, Bolenz, C, Bensalah, K, Sagalowsky, AI, Shariat, SF, Lotan, Y, Xylinas, E & Margulis, V 2017, 'Prognostic Value of PD-1 and PD-L1 Expression in Patients with High Grade Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma', Journal of Urology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2017.06.086
McDonald, A, Bunker, CH, Raman, J, Richie, J & Patrick, AL 2017, 'Serum carotenoid and retinol levels in African-Caribbean Tobagonian men with high prostate cancer risk in comparison with African-American men', British Journal of Nutrition, vol. 117, no. 8, pp. 1128-1136. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007114517000873
Syed, JS, Nguyen, KA, Suarez-Sarmiento, A, Johnson, K, Leapman, MS, Raman, J & Shuch, B 2018, 'Survival outcomes for patients with localised upper tract urothelial carcinoma managed with non-definitive treatment', BJU International, vol. 121, no. 1, pp. 124-129. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.14042
Redrow, GP, Guo, CC, Brausi, MA, Coleman, JA, Fernandez, MI, Kassouf, W, Keeley, FX, Margulis, V, Raman, J, Roupret, M, Shariat, SF, Spiess, PE, Thalmann, GN & Matin, SF 2017, 'Upper Urinary Tract Carcinoma In Situ: Current Knowledge, Future Direction', Journal of Urology, vol. 197, no. 2, pp. 287-295. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2016.03.194

2016

Kocher, NJ, Kunchala, S, Reynolds, C, Lehman, E, Nie, S & Raman, J 2016, 'Adherent perinephric fat at minimally invasive partial nephrectomy is associated with adverse peri-operative outcomes and malignant renal histology', BJU International, vol. 117, no. 4, pp. 636-641. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.13378
Raman, J, Warrick, J, Caruso, C, Yang, Z, Shuman, L, Bruggeman, RD, Shariat, S, Karam, JA, Wood, C, Weizer, AZ, Remzi, M, Haitel, A, Bensalah, K, Rioux-Leclerq, N, Bolenz, C, Roscigno, M, Krabbe, LM, Kapur, P, Lotan, Y, Margulis, V & Degraff, D 2016, 'Altered Expression of the Transcription Factor Forkhead Box A1 (FOXA1) Is Associated With Poor Prognosis in Urothelial Carcinoma of the Upper Urinary Tract', Urology, vol. 94, pp. 314.e1-314.e7. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2016.05.030
Raman, J, Reynolds, C & Hannon, M 2016, 'An increasing proportion of perinephric to subcutaneous fat is associated with adverse perioperative outcomes of robotic partial nephrectomy', Journal of Robotic Surgery, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 255-259. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11701-016-0593-9
Wirth, GJ, Haitel, A, Moschini, M, Soria, F, Klatte, T, Hassler, MR, Bensalah, K, Briganti, A, Karam, JA, Lotan, Y, Margulis, V, Raman, J, Remzi, M, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Robinson, BD, Rouprêt, M, Wood, CG & Shariat, SF 2017, 'Androgen receptor expression is associated with adverse pathological features in ureteral but not in pelvicalyceal urothelial carcinomas of the upper urinary tract', World Journal of Urology, vol. 35, no. 6, pp. 943-949. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-016-1946-8
Lotan, Y, OʼSullivan, P, Raman, J, Shariat, SF, Kavalieris, L, Frampton, C, Guilford, P, Luxmanan, C, Suttie, J, Crist, H, Scherr, D, Asroff, S, Goldfischer, E, Thill, J & Darling, D 2017, 'Clinical comparison of noninvasive urine tests for ruling out recurrent urothelial carcinoma', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 35, no. 8, pp. 531.e15-531.e22. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2017.03.008
Kaag, MG & Raman, J 2016, 'Clinical guidelines: Clearing murky water-a guideline-based approach to haematuria' Nature Reviews Urology, vol. 13, no. 5, pp. 243-244. https://doi.org/10.1038/nrurol.2016.72
Ledezma, RA, Negron, E, Paner, GP, Rjepaj, C, Lascano, D, Haseebuddin, M, Dangle, P, Shalhav, AL, Crist, H, Raman, J, Joel DeCastro, G, Harik, L, Paroder, M, Uzzo, RG, Kutikov, A & Eggener, SE 2016, 'Clinically localized type 1 and 2 papillary renal cell carcinomas have similar survival outcomes following surgery', World Journal of Urology, vol. 34, no. 5, pp. 687-693. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-015-1692-3
Raman, J & Jafri, SM 2016, 'Complications Following Radical Nephroureterectomy', Current urology reports, vol. 17, no. 5, 36. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11934-016-0595-1
Warrick, J, Raman, J, Kaag, MG, Bruggeman, T, Cates, J, Clark, P & Degraff, D 2016, 'Enhancer of zeste homolog 2 (EZH2) expression in bladder cancer', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 34, no. 6, pp. 258.e1-258.e6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.02.011
Warrick, J, Walter, V, Yamashita, H, Chung, E, Shuman, L, Amponsa, VO, Zheng, Z, Chan, W, Whitcomb, T, Yue, F, Iyyanki, T, Imamura, Y, Kaag, MG, Guo, W, Raman, J, Park, JS & Degraff, D 2016, 'FOXA1, GATA3 and PPARIγ Cooperate to drive luminal subtype in bladder cancer: A molecular analysis of established human cell lines', Scientific reports, vol. 6, 38531. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep38531
Soria, F, Moschini, M, Haitel, A, Wirth, GJ, Karam, JA, Wood, CG, Rouprêt, M, Margulis, V, Karakiewicz, PI, Briganti, A, Raman, J, Kammerer-Jacquet, SF, Mathieu, R, Bensalah, K, Lotan, Y, Özsoy, M, Remzi, M, Gust, KM & Shariat, SF 2017, 'HER2 overexpression is associated with worse outcomes in patients with upper tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC)', World Journal of Urology, vol. 35, no. 2, pp. 251-259. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-016-1871-x
Kocher, NJ, Rjepaj, C, Robyak, H, Lehman, E & Raman, J 2017, 'Hypertension is the primary component of metabolic syndrome associated with pathologic features of kidney cancer', World Journal of Urology, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 67-72. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-016-1850-2
Lu, DD, Boorjian, SA & Raman, J 2017, 'Intravesical chemotherapy use after radical nephroureterectomy: A national survey of urologic oncologists', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 113.e1-113.e7. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.10.016
Raman, J 2016, 'Kidney sparing surgery for upper-tract urothelial carcinoma', Minerva Urologica e Nefrologica, vol. 68, no. 4, pp. 359-371.
Yamashita, H, Amponsa, VO, Warrick, J, Zheng, Z, Clark, PE, Raman, J, Wu, XR, Mendelsohn, C & Degraff, D 2017, 'On a FOX hunt: Functions of FOX transcriptional regulators in bladder cancer', Nature Reviews Urology, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 98-106. https://doi.org/10.1038/nrurol.2016.239
Raman, J, Lin, YK, Shariat, SF, Krabbe, LM, Margulis, V, Arnouk, A, Lallas, CD, Trabulsi, EJ, Drouin, SJ, Rouprêt, M, Bozzini, G, Colin, P, Peyronnet, B, Bensalah, K, Bailey, K, Canes, D & Klatte, T 2017, 'Preoperative nomogram to predict the likelihood of complications after radical nephroureterectomy', BJU International, vol. 119, no. 2, pp. 268-275. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.13556
Mbeutcha, A, Rouprêt, M, Kamat, AM, Karakiewicz, PI, Lawrentschuk, N, Novara, G, Raman, J, Seitz, C, Xylinas, E & Shariat, SF 2017, 'Prognostic factors and predictive tools for upper tract urothelial carcinoma: a systematic review', World Journal of Urology, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 337-353. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-016-1826-2
Raman, J 2016, 'Prognostic markers for urologic cancers' Canadian Journal of Urology, vol. 23, no. 1.
Mbeutcha, A, Lucca, I, Margulis, V, Karam, JA, Wood, CG, de Martino, M, Mathieu, R, Haitel, A, Xylinas, E, Kluth, L, Rouprêt, M, Karakiewicz, PI, Briganti, A, Rink, M, Rieken, M, Weizer, AZ, Raman, J, Rioux-Leclecq, N, Bolenz, C, Bensalah, K, Lotan, Y, Seitz, C, Remzi, M, Shariat, SF & Klatte, T 2016, 'Prognostic role of ERCC1 protein expression in upper tract urothelial carcinoma following radical nephroureterectomy with curative intent' World Journal of Urology, vol. 34, no. 8, pp. 1155-1161. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-015-1737-7
Favaretto, RL, Bahadori, A, Mathieu, R, Haitel, A, Grubmüller, B, Margulis, V, Karam, JA, Rouprêt, M, Seitz, C, Karakiewicz, PI, Cunha, IW, Zequi, SC, Wood, CG, Weizer, AZ, Raman, J, Remzi, M, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Jacquet-Kammerer, S, Bensalah, K, Lotan, Y, Bachmann, A, Rink, M, Briganti, A & Shariat, SF 2017, 'Prognostic role of decreased E-cadherin expression in patients with upper tract urothelial carcinoma: a multi-institutional study', World Journal of Urology, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 113-120. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-016-1835-1
Vartolomei, MD, Mathieu, R, Margulis, V, Karam, JA, Rouprêt, M, Lucca, I, Mbeutcha, A, Seitz, C, Karakiewicz, PI, Fajkovic, H, Wood, CG, Weizer, AZ, Raman, J, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Haitel, A, Bensalah, K, Rink, M, Briganti, A, Xylinas, E & Shariat, SF 2017, 'Promising role of preoperative neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in patients treated with radical nephroureterectomy', World Journal of Urology, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 121-130. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-016-1848-9
Regelman, M & Raman, J 2016, 'Robotic assisted laparoscopic repair of a symptomatic ureterosciatic hernia', Canadian Journal of Urology, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 8237-8239.
Lu, DD & Raman, J 2016, 'Strategies for prevention of ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy infections', Infection and Drug Resistance, vol. 9, pp. 161-169. https://doi.org/10.2147/IDR.S96163

2015

Raman, J, Rjepaj, C & Otteni, C 2015, 'A single 80 mg intravenous gentamicin dose prior to prostate needle biopsy does not reduce procedural infectious complications' Central European Journal of Urology, vol. 68, no. 2, pp. 229-231. https://doi.org/10.5173/ceju.2015.531
Raman, J 2015, 'Considerations regarding active surveillance for small renal masses' Canadian Journal of Urology, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 7536.
Waldert, M, Karakiewicz, PI & Raman, J 2015, 'Erratum: A delay in radical nephroureterectomy can lead to upstaging (BJU International (2010) 105: (812-7) DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2009.08821.x)' BJU International, vol. 115, no. 6, pp. E13. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.13166
Raman, J 2015, 'Hospital readmission following urologic surgery' Canadian Journal of Urology, vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 7647.
Eggener, SE, Clark, MA, Shikanov, S, Smith, B, Kaag, MG, Russo, P, Wheat, JC, Wolf, JS, Matin, SF, Huang, WC, Harel, M, Cambio, J, Shalhav, AL & Raman, J 2015, 'Impact of warm versus cold ischemia on renal function following partial nephrectomy', World Journal of Urology, vol. 33, no. 3, pp. 351-357. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-014-1315-4
Barbour, ML & Raman, J 2015, 'Incidence and Predictors for Ipsilateral Hydronephrosis Following Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy', Urology, vol. 86, no. 3, pp. 465-471. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2015.06.016
Raman, J & Gherezghihir, A 2015, Indications for Pelvic Lymphadenectomy. in Prostate Cancer: Science and Clinical Practice: Second Edition. Elsevier Inc., pp. 245-252. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-800077-9.00028-1
Raman, J & Taylor, JA 2015, 'Introduction for seminar series on urothelial carcinoma with squamous differentiation' Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 33, no. 10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2015.06.018
Mork, M, Hubosky, SG, Rouprêt, M, Margulis, V, Raman, J, Lotan, Y, O'Brien, T, You, N, Shariat, SF & Matin, SF 2015, 'Lynch syndrome: A primer for urologists and panel recommendations', Journal of Urology, vol. 194, no. 1, pp. 21-29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2015.02.081
Krabbe, LM, Bagrodia, A, Haddad, AQ, Kapur, P, Khalil, D, Hynan, LS, Wood, CG, Karam, JA, Weizer, AZ, Raman, J, Remzi, M, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Haitel, A, Roscigno, M, Bolenz, C, Bensalah, K, Sagalowsky, AI, Shariat, SF, Lotan, Y & Margulis, V 2015, 'Multi-institutional validation of the predictive value of Ki-67 in patients with high grade urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract' Journal of Urology, vol. 193, no. 5, pp. 1486-1493. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2014.11.007
Raman, J, Lehman, KK, Dewan, K & Kirimanjeswara, GS 2015, 'Povidone iodine rectal preparation at time of prostate needle biopsy is a simple and reproducible means to reduce risk of procedural infection' Journal of Visualized Experiments, vol. 2015, no. 103, e52670. https://doi.org/10.3791/52670
Blum, RD & Raman, J 2015, 'Significant methodologic variations in calculating renal function changes following kidney tumor surgery: A quality reporting issue?' World Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 6, no. 5, pp. 89-91. https://doi.org/10.5306/wjco.v6.i5.89
Warrick, J, Kaag, MG, Raman, J, Chan, W, Tran, T, Kunchala, S, Degraff, D & Chen, G 2015, 'Squamous Dysplasia of the Urinary Bladder', International Journal of Surgical Pathology, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 306-314. https://doi.org/10.1177/1066896916629783
Raman, J & Jafri, SM 2015, 'Surgical management of bladder urothelial carcinoma with squamous differentiation' Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 33, no. 10, pp. 429-433. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2015.06.010
Mathieu, R, Klatte, T, Margulis, V, Karam, JA, Rouprêt, M, Seitz, C, Karakiewicz, PI, Fajkovic, H, Wood, CG, Weizer, AZ, Raman, J, Remzi, M, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Haitel, A, Bensalah, K, Lotan, Y, Rink, M, Kluth, LA, Scherr, DS, Robinson, BD & Shariat, SF 2015, 'Survivin is not an independent prognostic factor for patients with upper tract urothelial carcinoma: A multi-institutional study' Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 33, no. 11, pp. 495.e15-495.e22. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2015.06.016
Jafri, SM & Raman, J 2015, 'Systemic chemotherapy and radical nephroureterectomy' International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 47, no. 5, pp. 709-710. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-015-0965-5
Youssef, RF, Krabbe, LM, Shariat, SF, Lotan, Y, Sagalowsky, AI, Raman, J, Wood, CG, Weizer, A, Roscigno, M, Montorsi, F, Bolenz, C, Remzi, M, Bensalah, K, Kassouf, W & Margulis, V 2015, 'TALL score for prediction of oncological outcomes after radical nephroureterectomy for high-grade upper tract urothelial carcinoma' World Journal of Urology, vol. 33, no. 12, pp. 1965-1972. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-015-1566-8
Haddad, AQ, Kapur, P, Singla, N, Raman, J, Then, MT, Nuhn, P, Buchner, A, Bastian, P, Seitz, C, Shariat, SF, Bensalah, K, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Sagalowsky, A, Lotan, Y & Margulis, V 2015, 'Validation of mammalian target of rapamycin biomarker panel in patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma', Cancer, vol. 121, no. 1, pp. 43-50. https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.28976
Raman, J 2015, 'Volumetric changes following partial nephrectomy' Canadian Journal of Urology, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 7797.

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