Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Jay Raman, MD

Jay Raman, MD

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

Research Interests

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

Clinical Trials

Collection of Blood for Investigation and Characterization of Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs) in Cancer Patients with Microdevices
Use of a Multiplexed Molecular Biomarker Test Cxbladder, in Real World Decision Making to Provide Clinical Utility Using a Randomized Design
Phase III Randomized Trial Of Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy With or Without Atezoluzumab in Localized Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer
Phase 2 Study of Bladder-SparIng ChemoradiatioN with CIPosItive bladdeR cancEr (INSPIRE)EA8185
Randomized Phase III Trial Incorporating Abiraterone Acetate with Prednisone and Apalutamide and Advanced Imaging Into Salvage Treatment for Patients with Node-Positive Prostate Cancer After Radical Prostatectomy
Multiparametric MRI (mpMRI) for Preoperative Staging and Treatment Planning for Newly-Diagnosed Prostate Cancer EA8171
Phase III Study of PET-Directed Local or Systemic Therapy Intensification in Prostate Cancer Patients with Post-Prostatectomy Biochemical Recurrence
Creation of a Clinical and Pathologic Tissue Microarray Registry for Radical Cystectomy Specimens

Recent Publications

2022

Loloi, J, Eccles, JM, Owens, G, Lehman, E, Kaag, MG, Raman, JD & Merrill, SB 2022, 'Diagnostic Imaging in Low-Risk Prostate Cancer: More Harm Than Good?', Urology Practice, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 135-139. https://doi.org/10.1097/UPJ.0000000000000288
Matin, SF, Pierorazio, PM, Kleinmann, N, Gore, JL, Shabsigh, A, Hu, B, Chamie, K, Godoy, G, Hubosky, SG, Rivera, M, O'Donnell, M, Quek, M, Raman, JD, Knoedler, JJ, Scherr, D, Weight, C, Weizer, A, Woods, M, Kaimakliotis, H, Smith, AB, Linehan, J, Coleman, J, Humphreys, MR, Pak, R, Lifshitz, D, Verni, M, Klein, I, Konorty, M, Strauss-Ayali, D, Hakim, G, Seltzer, E, Schoenberg, M & Lerner, SP 2022, 'Durability of Response to Primary Chemoablation of Low-Grade Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Using UGN-101, a Mitomycin-Containing Reverse Thermal Gel: OLYMPUS Trial Final Report', Journal of Urology, vol. 207, no. 4, pp. 779-788. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002350
Ferraris, F, Raman, JD, Musso, CG & Rozanec, J 2022, 'Measuring renal function before kidney surgery — evolving towards precision in medicine', Nature Reviews Urology. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41585-022-00613-1
Sosenko, A, Owens, RG, Yang, AL, Alzubaidi, A, Guzzo, T, Trabulsi, E, Danella, J, Diorio, G, Reese, A, Tomaszewski, J, Ginzburg, S, Smaldone, M, Fonshell, C, Syed, K, Jacobs, B, Singer, EA & Raman, JD 2022, 'Non-infectious complications following transrectal prostate needle biopsy – Outcomes from over 8000 procedures', Prostate International. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prnil.2022.04.002
Strausser, SA, Owens, RG, Vu, T, Kwok, E, Schaefer, EW, Boltz, S, Aminsharifi, A, Kaag, M, Raman, JD & Merrill, SB 2022, 'Patient Perceptions Regarding Routine Oncologic Follow-Up for Urologic Malignancies', Clinical Genitourinary Cancer, vol. 20, no. 3, pp. 298-298.e11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clgc.2022.01.014
König, F, Grossmann, NC, Soria, F, D’andrea, D, Juvet, T, Potretzke, A, Djaladat, H, Ghoreifi, A, Kikuchi, E, Hayakawa, N, Mari, A, Khene, ZE, Fujita, K, Raman, JD, Breda, A, Fontana, M, Sfakianos, JP, Pfail, JL, Laukhtina, E, Rajwa, P, Pallauf, M, Cacciamani, GE, van Doeveren, T, Boormans, JL, Antonelli, A, Jamil, M, Abdollah, F, Budzyn, J, Ploussard, G, Heidenreich, A, Daneshmand, S, Boorjian, SA, Rouprêt, M, Rink, M, Shariat, SF & Pradere, B 2022, 'Pentafecta for Radical Nephroureterectomy in Patients with High-Risk Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma: A Proposal for Standardization of Quality Care Metrics', Cancers, vol. 14, no. 7, 1781. https://doi.org/10.3390/cancers14071781
Delto, JC, Fleishman, A, Chang, P, Da David, J, Hyde, S, McAnally, K, Crociani, C, Jamil, M, Patel, HD, Pavlinec, J, Budzyn, J, Durant, A, Eilender, B, Gordon, AO, Huang, MM, Pierorazio, PM, Raman, JD, Rogers, C, Su, LM & Wagner, AA 2022, 'Perioperative Aspirin Use Is Associated with Bleeding Complications during Robotic Partial Nephrectomy', Journal of Urology, vol. 207, no. 2, pp. 277-283. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002240
Pennsylvania Urologic Regional Collaborative and Michigan Urological Surgery Improvement Collaborative 2022, 'Perspectives on the Role of Biopsy for Management of T1 Renal Masses: Survey Results From Two Regional Quality Improvement Collaboratives', Urology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2022.01.038
Chevli, KK, Shore, ND, Trainer, A, Smith, AB, Saltzstein, D, Ehrlich, Y, Raman, JD, Friedman, B, D'Anna, R, Morris, D, Hu, B, Tyson, M, Sankin, A, Kates, M, Linehan, J, Scherr, D, Kester, S, Verni, M, Chamie, K, Karsh, L, Cinman, A, Meads, A, Lahiri, S, Malinowski, M, Gabai, N, Raju, S, Schoenberg, M, Seltzer, E & Huang, WC 2022, 'Primary Chemoablation of Low-Grade Intermediate-Risk Nonmuscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer Using UGN-102, a Mitomycin-Containing Reverse Thermal Gel (Optima II): A Phase 2b, Open-Label, Single-Arm Trial', Journal of Urology, vol. 207, no. 1, pp. 61-68. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002186
Matin, SF, Pierorazio, PM, Kleinmann, N, Gore, JL, Shabsigh, A, Hu, B, Chamie, K, Godoy, G, Hubosky, SG, Rivera, M, O'Donnell, M, Quek, M, Raman, JD, Knoedler, JJ, Scherr, D, Weight, C, Weizer, A, Woods, M, Kaimakliotis, H, Smith, AB, Linehan, J, Coleman, J, Humphreys, MR, Pak, R, Lifshitz, D, Verni, M, Klein, I, Konorty, M, Strauss-Ayali, D, Hakim, G, Seltzer, E, Schoenberg, M & Lerner, SP 2022, 'Reply by Authors', Journal of Urology, vol. 207, no. 4, pp. 788. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002350.02
Abdel Raheem, A, Alowidah, I, Capitanio, U, Montorsi, F, Larcher, A, Derweesh, I, Ghali, F, Mottrie, A, Mazzone, H, de Naeyer, G, Campi, R, Sessa, F, Carini, M, Minervini, A, Raman, JD, Rjepaj, CJ, Kriegmair, MC, Autorino, R, Veccia, A, Mir, MC, Claps, F, Choi, YD, Ham, WS, Tadifa, JP, Santok, GD, Furlan, M, Simeone, C, Bada, M, Celia, A, Carrion, DM, Aguilera Bazan, A, Ballesteros Ruiz, C, Malki, M, Barber, N, Hussain, M, Micali, S, Puliatti, S, Alwahabi, A, Alqahtani, A, Rumaih, A, Ghaith, A, Ghoneem, AM, Hagras, A, Eissa, A, Alenzi, MJ, Pavan, N, Traunero, F, Antonelli, A, Porcaro, AB, Illiano, E, Costantini, E & Rha, KH 2022, 'Warm ischemia time length during on-clamp partial nephrectomy: does it really matter?', Minerva Urology and Nephrology, vol. 74, no. 22, pp. 194-202. https://doi.org/10.23736/S2724-6051.21.04466-9

2021

Khene, ZE, Dosin, G, Peyronnet, B, Gasmi, A, Doumerc, N, Ouzaid, I, Pradere, B, Brassier, M, Roumiguié, M, Mathieu, R, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Raman, JD, Shariat, S & Bensalah, K 2021, 'Adherent perinephric fat affects perioperative outcomes after partial nephrectomy: a systematic review and meta-analysis', International Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 26, no. 4, pp. 636-646. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10147-021-01871-6
Lindskrog, SV, Prip, F, Lamy, P, Taber, A, Groeneveld, CS, Birkenkamp-Demtröder, K, Jensen, JB, Strandgaard, T, Nordentoft, I, Christensen, E, Sokac, M, Birkbak, NJ, Maretty, L, Hermann, GG, Petersen, AC, Weyerer, V, Grimm, MO, Horstmann, M, Sjödahl, G, Höglund, M, Steiniche, T, Mogensen, K, de Reyniès, A, Nawroth, R, Jordan, B, Lin, X, Dragicevic, D, Ward, DG, Goel, A, Hurst, CD, Raman, JD, Warrick, JI, Segersten, U, Sikic, D, van Kessel, KEM, Maurer, T, Meeks, JJ, DeGraff, DJ, Bryan, RT, Knowles, MA, Simic, T, Hartmann, A, Zwarthoff, EC, Malmström, PU, Malats, N, Real, FX & Dyrskjøt, L 2021, 'An integrated multi-omics analysis identifies prognostic molecular subtypes of non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer', Nature communications, vol. 12, no. 1, 2301. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-22465-w
Bernstein, AN, Talwar, R, Handorf, E, Syed, K, Danella, J, Ginzburg, S, Belkoff, L, Reese, AC, Tomaszewski, J, Trabulsi, E, Singer, EA, Jacobs, B, Kutikov, A, Uzzo, R, Raman, JD, Guzzo, T, Smaldone, MC & Correa, A 2021, 'Assessment of Prostate Cancer Treatment among Black and White Patients during the COVID-19 Pandemic', JAMA Oncology. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2021.2755
Wu, H, Wang, M, Raman, JD & McDonald, AC 2021, 'Association between urinary arsenic, blood cadmium, blood lead, and blood mercury levels and serum prostate-specific antigen in a population-based cohort of men in the United States', PloS one, vol. 16, no. 4 April, e0250744. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0250744
Ferraris, F, Raman, JD & Yaber, F 2021, 'Bladder Chemoprophylaxis Following Ureterorenoscopy in Patients with Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma', European Urology Focus. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2021.07.007
Glick, L, Vincent, SA, Squadron, D, Han, TM, Syed, K, Danella, JF, Ginzburg, S, Guzzo, TJ, Lanchoney, T, Raman, JD, Smaldone, M, Uzzo, RG, Tomaszweski, JJ, Reese, A, Singer, EA, Jacobs, B, Trabulsi, EJ, Gomella, LG & Mann, MJ 2021, 'EDITORIAL COMMENT', Urology, vol. 155, pp. 18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2021.02.044
Bernstein, AN, Talwar, R, Handorf, E, Syed, K, Danella, J, Ginzburg, S, Belkoff, L, Reese, AC, Tomaszewski, J, Trabulsi, E, Jacobs, B, Singer, EA, Raman, J, Smaldone, M, Uzzo, R, Guzzo, T & Correa, A 2021, 'Impact of COVID-19 on Initial Management and Evaluation of Prostate Cancer', Urology Practice, vol. 8, no. 6, pp. 668-675. https://doi.org/10.1097/UPJ.0000000000000261
Torab, P, Yan, Y, Ahmed, M, Yamashita, H, Warrick, JI, Raman, JD, Degraff, DJ & Wong, PK 2021, 'Intratumoral heterogeneity promotes collective cancer invasion through notch1 variation', Cells, vol. 10, no. 11, 3084. https://doi.org/10.3390/cells10113084
Grant Owens, R, Loloi, J, Lehman, EB, Kaag, MG, Raman, JD & Merrill, SB 2021, 'Is pelvic MRI imaging sufficient cross-sectional imaging for staging intermediate and high-risk prostate cancer?', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 39, no. 7, pp. 433.e9-433.e15. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2021.01.029
Sternberg, KM, Awad, MA, Goldsmith, M, Hallgarth, LA & Raman, JD 2021, 'Laboratory Reporting Parameters of Microhematuria: Implications for Interpreting the 2020 AUA Guideline', Urology, vol. 154, pp. 24-27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2021.04.014
Asghar, AM, McIntosh, AG, Smith, ZL, Kocher, NJ, Lee, Z, Barashi, NN, Li, T, Raman, JD, Eggener, SE, Uzzo, RG & Kutikov, A 2021, 'Pathological characteristics of the large renal mass: potential implication for clinical role of renal biopsy', The Canadian journal of urology, vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 10620-10624.
Segel, JE, Schaefer, EW, Zaorsky, NG, Hollenbeak, CS, Ramian, H & Raman, JD 2021, 'Potential Winners and Losers: Understanding How the Oncology Care Model May Differentially Affect Hospitals', JCO Oncology Practice, vol. 17, no. 8, pp. e1150-e1161. https://doi.org/10.1200/OP.21.00050
Ghandour, RA, Freifeld, Y, Cheaib, J, Singla, N, Meng, X, Kenigsberg, A, Bagrodia, A, Woldu, S, Hoffman-Censits, J, Enikeev, D, Rapoport, L, Petros, FG, Raman, JD, Pierorazio, PM, Matin, SF & Margulis, V 2021, 'Predictive model for systemic recurrence following cisplatin-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy and radical nephroureterectomy for high risk upper tract urothelial carcinoma', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 39, no. 11, pp. 788.e15-788.e21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2021.05.037
Raman, JD 2021, 'President's Message V28S3', The Canadian journal of urology, vol. 28, no. 5, pp. 1.
Glick, L, Vincent, SA, Squadron, D, Han, TM, Syed, K, Danella, JF, Ginzburg, S, Guzzo, TJ, Lanchoney, T, Raman, JD, Smaldone, M, Uzzo, RG, Tomaszweski, JJ, Reese, A, Singer, EA, Jacobs, B, Trabulsi, EJ, Gomella, LG & Mann, MJ 2021, 'Preventing Prostate Biopsy Complications: to Augment or to Swab?', Urology, vol. 155, pp. 12-19. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2021.02.043
Iyyanki, T, Zhang, B, Wang, Q, Hou, Y, Jin, Q, Xu, J, Yang, H, Liu, T, Wang, X, Song, F, Luan, Y, Yamashita, H, Chien, R, Lyu, H, Zhang, L, Wang, L, Warrick, J, Raman, JD, Meeks, JJ, DeGraff, DJ & Yue, F 2021, 'Subtype-associated epigenomic landscape and 3D genome structure in bladder cancer', Genome biology, vol. 22, no. 1, 105. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13059-021-02325-y
Al Hussein Al Awamlh, B, Shoag, JE, Basourakos, SP, Lewicki, PJ, Posada, L, Ma, X, Raman, JD, Shariat, SF & Scherr, D 2021, 'The Consequences of Inadvertent Radical Nephrectomy in the Treatment of Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma', Urology, vol. 154, pp. 127-135. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2021.03.003
Raman, JD, Kavalieris, L, Konety, B, Porten, S, Daneshmand, S, Lotan, Y & Loo, R 2021, 'The Diagnostic Performance of Cxbladder Resolve, Alone and in Combination with Other Cxbladder Tests, in the Identification and Priority Evaluation of Patients at Risk for Urothelial Carcinoma', The Journal of Urology, vol. 206, no. 6, pp. 1380-1389. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002135
IDENTIFY Study group 2021, 'The IDENTIFY study: the investigation and detection of urological neoplasia in patients referred with suspected urinary tract cancer – a multicentre observational study', BJU International, vol. 128, no. 4, pp. 440-450. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.15483
Ramedani, S, Clark, JY, Knoedler, JJ, MacDonald, S, Kaag, MG, Merrill, SB & Raman, JD 2021, 'Topical antiseptic at time of transrectal ultrasound prostate biopsy is associated with fewer severe clinical infections and improves antibiotic stewardship', Prostate International, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 185-189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prnil.2021.05.003
MacDonald, SM & Raman, JD 2021, 'Widely Variable Parental Leave Practices for Urology Residency Programs in the United States', Urology, vol. 153, pp. 81-86. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2020.12.049

2020

Loloi, J, Lin, YK, Camacho, F, Lengerich, E & Raman, JD 2020, '25-Year Trends in Stage-Specific Incidence Rates for Bladder Cancer in a Large Statewide Registry', Bladder Cancer, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 445-451. https://doi.org/10.3233/BLC-200310
Raman, JD 2020, 'Adjuvant and ablative therapies for low-risk UTUC: avenues to enhance kidney preservation', Nature Reviews Urology, vol. 17, no. 8, pp. 433-434. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41585-020-0338-4
Knoedler, JJ & Raman, JD 2020, 'An editorial comment for the special series "upper-Tract Urothelial Carcinoma: Current State and Future Directions', Translational Andrology and Urology, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 1778-1779. https://doi.org/10.21037/tau-2019-utuc-15
Xia, L, Sperling, CD, Taylor, BL, Talwar, R, Chelluri, RR, Raman, JD, Lee, DJ, Lee, DI & Guzzo, TJ 2020, 'Associations between Hospital Volume and Outcomes of Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy', The Journal of Urology, vol. 203, no. 5, pp. 926-932. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000000698
Fuletra, JG, Watts, A, Kaag, MG, Lehman, E, Raman, JD & Merrill, SB 2020, 'Can preoperative imaging characteristics predict pT3 bladder cancer following cystectomy?', World Journal of Urology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-020-03375-w
Geiger, S, Kocher, N, Illinsky, D, Xylinas, E, Chang, P, Dewey, L, Wagner, AA, Petros, F, Matin, SF, Tobert, C, Tracy, C, Patard, PM, Roumiguie, M, Monteiro, LL, Kassouf, W & Raman, JD 2020, 'Comparison of the Comprehensive Complication Index and Clavien-Dindo systems in predicting perioperative outcomes following radical nephroureterectomy', Translational Andrology and Urology, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 1780-1785. https://doi.org/10.21037/tau.2020.01.16
Talwar, R, Friel, B, Mittal, S, Xia, L, Fonshell, C, Danella, J, Jacobs, B, Lanchoney, T, Raman, J, Tomaszewski, J, Trabulsi, E, Reese, A, Singer, EA, Ginzburg, S, Smaldone, M, Uzzo, R, Mucksavage, P, Guzzo, TJ & Lee, DJ 2020, 'Concordance of confirmatory prostate biopsy in active surveillance with national guidelines: An analysis from the multi-institutional PURC cohort', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 38, no. 11, pp. 846.e17-846.e22. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2020.07.008
Agrawal, S, Johnstonbaugh, K, Clark, JY, Raman, JD, Wang, X & Kothapalli, SR 2020, 'Design, development, and multi-characterization of an integrated clinical transrectal ultrasound and photoacoustic device for human prostate imaging', Diagnostics, vol. 10, no. 8, 566. https://doi.org/10.3390/diagnostics10080566
Watts, A, Kocher, NJ, Pauli, E & Raman, JD 2020, 'Endoscopic Closure of a Large Rectovesical Fistula following Robotic Prostatectomy', Journal of Endourology Case Reports, vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 139-142. https://doi.org/10.1089/cren.2019.0132
Li, H, Zhang, Q, Shuman, L, Kaag, M, Raman, JD, Merrill, S, DeGraff, DJ, Warrick, JI & Chen, G 2020, 'Evaluation of PD-L1 and other immune markers in bladder urothelial carcinoma stratified by histologic variants and molecular subtypes', Scientific reports, vol. 10, no. 1, 1439. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-58351-6
Durant, AM, Lehman, E, Robyak, H, Merrill, SB, Kaag, MG & Raman, JD 2020, 'Hemostatic agent use during partial nephrectomy: trends, outcomes, and associated costs', International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 52, no. 11, pp. 2073-2078. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-020-02538-3
Jeong, SH & Raman, JD 2021, 'Impact of the evolving United States Preventative Services Task Force policy statements on incidence and distribution of prostate cancer over 15 years in a statewide cancer registry', Prostate International, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 12-17. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prnil.2020.06.002
Loloi, J, Allen, JL, Schilling, A, Hollenbeak, C, Merrill, SB, Kaag, MG & Raman, JD 2020, 'In the World of Bladder Tumors: Size Does Matter', Bladder Cancer, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 195-200. https://doi.org/10.3233/BLC-200273
Kocher, NJ, Canes, D, Bensalah, K, Roupret, M, Lallas, C, Margulis, V, Shariat, S, Colin, P, Matin, S, Tracy, C, Xylinas, E, Wagner, A, Roumiguie, M, Kassouf, W, Klatte, T & Raman, JD 2020, 'Incidence and preoperative predictors for major complications following radical nephroureterectomy', Translational Andrology and Urology, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 1786-1793. https://doi.org/10.21037/tau.2020.01.22
Yeh, HC, Li, CC, Chien, TM, Li, CY, Cheng, YC, Woldu, SL, Robyak, H, Huang, CN, Ke, HL, Li, WM, Lee, HY, Yeh, BW, Yang, SF, Tu, HP, Sagalowsky, AI, Raman, JD, Singla, N, Margulis, V, Lotan, Y, Hsieh, JT & Wu, WJ 2021, 'Interethnic differences in the impact of body mass index on upper tract urothelial carcinoma following radical nephroureterectomy', World Journal of Urology, vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 491-500. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-020-03204-0
Freifeld, Y, Ghandour, R, Singla, N, Woldu, S, Bagrodia, A, Lotan, Y, Rapoport, LM, Gazimiev, M, Delafuente, K, Kulangara, R, Robyak, H, Petros, FG, Raman, JD, Matin, SF & Margulis, V 2020, 'Intraoperative prophylactic intravesical chemotherapy to reduce bladder recurrence following radical nephroureterectomy', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 38, no. 9, pp. 737.e11-737.e16. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2020.05.002
Moynihan, MJ, Sullivan, TB, Burks, E, Schober, J, Calabrese, M, Fredrick, A, Kalantzakos, T, Warrick, J, Canes, D, Raman, JD & Rieger-Christ, K 2020, 'MicroRNA profile in stage I clear cell renal cell carcinoma predicts progression to metastatic disease', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 38, no. 10, pp. 799.e11-799.e22. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2020.05.006
Barocas, DA, Boorjian, SA, Alvarez, RD, Downs, TM, Gross, CP, Hamilton, BD, Kobashi, KC, Lipman, RR, Lotan, Y, Ng, CK, Nielsen, ME, Peterson, AC, Raman, JD, Smith-Bindman, R & Souter, LH 2020, 'Microhematuria: AUA/SUFU Guideline', Journal of Urology, vol. 204, no. 4, pp. 778-786. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000001297
Singla, N, Christie, A, Freifeld, Y, Ghandour, RA, Woldu, SL, Clinton, TN, Petros, FG, Robyak, H, Yeh, HC, Fang, D, Enikeev, D, Bagrodia, A, Sagalowsky, AI, Lotan, Y, Raman, JD, Matin, SF & Margulis, V 2020, 'Pathologic stage as a surrogate for oncologic outcomes after receipt of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for high-grade upper tract urothelial carcinoma', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 38, no. 12, pp. 933.e7-933.e12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2020.04.025
Dreyfuss, LD, Master, VA, Raman, JD, Spiess, PE, Wells, SA, Merrill, SB, Peyton, CC, Sankar, D, Sohl, B, Patil, D, Shapiro, DD, Allen, GO & Abel, EJ 2020, 'Patterns of Initial Metastatic Recurrence After Surgery for High-Risk Nonmetastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma', Urology, vol. 146, pp. 152-157. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2020.07.045
Kleinmann, N, Matin, SF, Pierorazio, PM, Gore, JL, Shabsigh, A, Hu, B, Chamie, K, Godoy, G, Hubosky, S, Rivera, M, O'Donnell, M, Quek, M, Raman, JD, Knoedler, JJ, Scherr, D, Stern, J, Weight, C, Weizer, A, Woods, M, Kaimakliotis, H, Smith, AB, Linehan, J, Coleman, J, Humphreys, MR, Pak, R, Lifshitz, D, Verni, M, Adibi, M, Amin, MB, Seltzer, E, Klein, I, Konorty, M, Strauss-Ayali, D, Hakim, G, Schoenberg, M & Lerner, SP 2020, 'Primary chemoablation of low-grade upper tract urothelial carcinoma using UGN-101, a mitomycin-containing reverse thermal gel (OLYMPUS): an open-label, single-arm, phase 3 trial', The Lancet Oncology, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 776-785. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(20)30147-9
McDonald, AC, Wasserman, E, Lengerich, EJ, Raman, JD, Geyer, NR, Hohl, RJ & Wang, M 2020, 'Prostate cancer incidence and aggressiveness in appalachia versus non-appalachia populations in Pennsylvania by urban-rural regions, 2004–2014', Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention, vol. 29, no. 7, pp. 1365-1373. https://doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-19-1232
Lee, DJ, Talwar, R, Ding, J, Chandrasekar, T, Syed, K, Fonshell, C, Danella, J, Ginzburg, S, Lanchoney, T, Tomaszewski, J, Trabulsi, E, Reese, A, Smaldone, M, Uzzo, R, Raman, JD & Guzzo, TJ 2020, 'Stakeholder Perspective on Opioid Stewardship After Prostatectomy: Evaluating Barriers and Facilitators From the Pennsylvania Urology Regional Collaborative', Urology, vol. 145, pp. 120-126. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2020.05.096
Merrill, SB, Sohl, BS, Thompson, RH, Reese, AC, Parekh, DJ, Lynch, JH, Grob, BM, Williams, DH, Lee, RK, Zaslau, S, Guzzo, TJ, Shenot, PJ, Lehman, EB & Raman, JD 2020, 'The Balance between Open and Robotic Training among Graduating Urology Residents - Does Surgical Technique Need Monitoring?', Journal of Urology, vol. 203, no. 5, pp. 996-1001. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000000689
Fang, D, Singla, N, Bao, Z, Jafri, SM, Su, X, Cao, Z, Xiong, G, Zhang, L, Woldu, S, Hutchinson, R, Sagalowsky, A, Lotan, Y, Li, X, Raman, JD, Margulis, V & Zhou, L 2020, 'The significance of preoperative serum sodium and hemoglobin in outcomes of upper tract urothelial carcinoma: Multi-center analysis between china and the united states', Cancer Management and Research, vol. 12, pp. 9825-9836. https://doi.org/10.2147/CMAR.S267969
Torab, P, Yan, Y, Yamashita, H, Warrick, JI, Raman, JD, Degraff, DJ & Wong, PK 2020, 'Three-Dimensional Microtumors for Probing Heterogeneity of Invasive Bladder Cancer', Analytical Chemistry, vol. 92, no. 13, pp. 8768-8775. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.analchem.0c00057
Yeh, HC, Li, CC, Wen, SC, Singla, N, Woldu, SL, Robyak, H, Huang, CN, Ke, HL, Li, WM, Lee, HY, Li, CY, Yeh, BW, Yang, SF, Tu, HP, Shariat, SF, Sagalowsky, AI, Raman, JD, Lotan, Y, Hsieh, JT, Margulis, V & Wu, WJ 2020, 'Validation of hyponatremia as a prognostic predictor in multiregional upper tract urothelial carcinoma', Journal of Clinical Medicine, vol. 9, no. 4, 1218. https://doi.org/10.3390/jcm9041218

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, vol. 37, no. 9, pp. 577.e1-577.e7. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2019.05.007
Walker, JB, Gogoj, A, Saunders, BD, Canter, DJ, Lehman, K & Raman, JD 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, JD, 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', Journal of Urology, vol. 201, no. 5, pp. 929-935. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2018.10.018
Fuletra, JG, Schilling, AL, Canter, D, Hollenbeak, CS & Raman, JD 2020, 'Adrenalectomy: should urologists not be doing more?', International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 52, no. 2, pp. 197-204. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-019-02306-y
Segel, JE, Schaefer, EW, Raman, JD & 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, JI, Wu, XR, Kaag, M, Raman, JD & Degraff, DJ 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, AC, Vira, M, Walter, V, Shen, J, Raman, JD, 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
McDonald, AC, Raman, JD, Shen, J, Liao, J, Pandya, B & Vira, MA 2019, 'Circulating microRNAs in plasma before and after radical prostatectomy', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 37, no. 11, pp. 814.e1-814.e7. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2019.07.001
Hollenbeak, CS, Schaefer, EW, Doan, J & Raman, JD 2019, 'Determinants of treatment in patients with stage IV renal cell carcinoma', BMC Urology, vol. 19, no. 1, 123. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12894-019-0559-0
Osei-Amponsa, V, Buckwalter, JM, Shuman, L, Zheng, Z, Yamashita, H, Walter, V, Wildermuth, T, Ellis-Mohl, J, Liu, C, Warrick, JI, Shantz, LM, Feehan, RP, Al-Ahmadie, H, Mendelsohn, C, Raman, JD, Kaestner, KH, Wu, XR & DeGraff, DJ 2020, 'Hypermethylation of FOXA1 and allelic loss of PTEN drive squamous differentiation and promote heterogeneity in bladder cancer', Oncogene, vol. 39, no. 6, pp. 1302-1317. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41388-019-1063-4
Raman, JD 2019, 'Integrating systemic perioperative chemotherapy with radical nephroureterectomy', The Canadian journal of urology, vol. 26, no. 5.
Gurtner, KE, May, DN, Raman, JD, Lata-Arias, K & Canter, DJ 2019, 'Isolated adrenal metastectomy has a low morbidity rate irrespective of performing surgical sub-specialty', The Canadian journal of urology, vol. 26, no. 5, pp. 9931-9937.
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, JD, Kaag, M, Merrill, SB, Drabick, J, Joshi, M, Holder, S, DeGraff, DJ & Warrick, JI 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, JD & 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, JD & Shuch, B 2019, 'Outcomes of upper tract urothelial cancer managed non-surgically', The Canadian journal of urology, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 9699-9707.
Yeh, HC, Margulis, V, Singla, N, Hernandez, E, Panwar, V, Woldu, SL, Karam, JA, Wood, CG, Weizer, AZ, Raman, JD, Remzi, M, Rioux-Leclercq, N, Haitel, A, Roscigno, M, Bolenz, C, Bensalah, K, Li, CC, Ke, HL, Li, WM, Lee, HY, Rapoport, LM, Lotan, Y, Kapur, P, Shariat, SF, Hsieh, JT & Wu, WJ 2020, 'PTRF independently predicts progression and survival in multiracial upper tract urothelial carcinoma following radical nephroureterectomy', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 38, no. 5, pp. 496-505. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2019.11.010
Freifeld, Y, Ghandour, R, Singla, N, Woldu, S, Clinton, T, Kulangara, R, Bagrodia, A, Matin, SF, Petros, FG, Raman, JD, Robyak, H, Yan, J, Zhu, H, Rapoport, L, Lotan, Y & Margulis, V 2019, 'Preoperative predictive model and nomogram for disease recurrence following radical nephroureterectomy for high grade upper tract urothelial carcinoma', Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, vol. 37, no. 10, pp. 758-764. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2019.06.009
Aydin, AM, Singla, N, Panwar, V, Woldu, SL, Freifeld, Y, Wood, CG, Karam, JA, Weizer, AZ, Raman, JD, 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, vol. 37, no. 11, pp. 2419-2427. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-019-02678-x
Yamashita, H, Kawasawa, YI, Shuman, L, Zheng, Z, Tran, T, Walter, V, Warrick, JI, Chen, G, Al-Ahmadie, H, Kaag, M, Wong, PK, Raman, JD & DeGraff, DJ 2019, 'Repression of transcription factor AP-2 alpha by PPARγ reveals a novel transcriptional circuit in basal-squamous bladder cancer', Oncogenesis, vol. 8, no. 12, 69. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41389-019-0178-3
Clark, JY & Raman, JD 2019, 'Urinary tract infection after radical cystectomy: A vexing problem despite prophylactic antibiotics', Translational Andrology and Urology, vol. 8, pp. S510-S513. https://doi.org/10.21037/tau.2019.07.07

2018

Knoedler, JJ & Raman, JD 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, SB, Sohl, BS, Hamirani, A, Lehman, EB, Lehman, KK, Kaag, MG & Raman, JD 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, AC, Vira, M, Shen, J, Sanda, M, Raman, JD, Liao, J, 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, JD, 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, JD, 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, JD & 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, JD 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, JD 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, JI, Sjödahl, G, Kaag, M, Raman, JD, Merrill, S, Shuman, L, Chen, G, Walter, V & DeGraff, DJ 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, JD, 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, JD, 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, JD, 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, JD, 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, JD 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, JD, Sexton, WJ, Wood, CG & Spiess, PE 2020, 'The Value of Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio in Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Nephrectomy with Thrombectomy', European Urology Focus, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 104-111. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2018.08.023
Park, R, Gyorfi, J, Dewan, K, Kirimanjeswara, G, Clark, JY, Kaag, MG, Lehman, K & Raman, JD 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, JD 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

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