The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute
 
 
 
BRIAN V. LE, M.D. M.A. Brian V. Le, M.D., M.A.
Instructor in Urology
Johns Hopkins Brady Urological Institute
 

Free Access to abstracts at PubMed

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS/ABSTRACTS

  1. "The men's health center: an emerging model of integrative health care delivery for men." [Abstract/Podium] Choy, J; Sharma, V; Masson, P; Le, B; Dupree, J; and Brannigan, R. AUA conference 2013

  2. "Trends among inpatients with a diagnosis of urinary catheter infection in the United States." [Abstract/Podium] Sharma, V; Masson, P; Le, B; Dupree, J; Choy, J and Brannigan, R. AUA conference 2013

  3. "Outcome s of inpatient testicular abscesses complicating epididymitis and orchitis among hospitalized patients." [Abstract/Podium] Sharma, V; Masson, P; Le, B; Dupree, J; Choy, J and Brannigan, R. AUA conference 2013

  4. "Evaluation of a Ni-Ti shape memory alloy for use in a novel penile prosthesis." [Abstract/Poster] Le, B; Colombo, A; Mustoe, T; and McVary, K. AUA conference 2013

  5. "Risk factors and frequency of postoperative ileus and total parenteral nutrition after radical cystectomy." [Abstract/Podium] Chi, A; Kim, D; Sawkar, H; Thum, J; Bjurlin, M; Zhao, L; Le, B; and Kundu, S. AUA conference 2013

  6. "Trends and patient factors predicting acute renal failure following partial and radical nephrectomy." [Abstract/Podium] Sawkar, H; Kim, D; Thum, J; Bjurlin, M; Le, B and Gonzalez, C. AUA conference 2013

  7. "Demographics and family planning attitudes of vasectomized men: results from a national survey." [Abstract/Poster] Le, B; Sharma, V; Sheth, K; Zargaroff, S; Dupree, J and Brannigan, R. NCS AUA 2012

  8. "Critical parameters to consider in the design of physiologic penile prostheses." [Abstract/Podium] Le, B; Colombo, A; Mustoe, T; and McVary, K. NCS AUA 2012.

  9. "Outcomes of pediatric fertility preservation Attempts in pediatric male patients with cancer." [Abstract/Podium] Le, B; Sharma V; Sheth, K; Zargaroff, S; Dupree, J; Lockart B; Gosiengfiao, Y; and Brannigan, R. NCS AUA 2012.

  10. "Acute Kidney Injury after Renal Surgery." [Abstract/Poster] Le, B; Chi, A; Kim, D; Zhao, L; and Kundu, S. AUA conference 2012

  11. "Outcomes of fertility preservation attempts in pediatric male patients with cancer." [Abstract/Podium] Sheth, K; Sharma, V; Le, B; Zargaroff, S; Dupree, J; Lockhart, B and Brannigan, R. AUA conference 2012

  12. "Relating economic conditions to vasectomy and vasectomy reversal rates: a multi-institutional study." [Abstract /Podium] Sharma, V; Sheth, K, Le, B; Zargaroff, S; Dupree, J; Polackwich, A; Hedges, J; Fuchs, E; Sandlow, J; Goldstein, M, and Brannigan, R. AUA conference 2012.

  13. "A comparative analysis of sexual behaviors and condom usage of vasectomized men." [Abstract/Podium] Sharma, V; Sheth, K; Zargaroff, S; Le, B; Dupree, J and Brannigan, R. AUA conference 2012

  14. "Demographics and family planning attitudes of vasectomized men: results from a national survey." [Abstract/Podium] Sharma, V; Sheth, K; Zargaroff, S; Le, B; Dupree, J and Brannigan, R. AUA conference 2012

  15. . "Nationwide ED visits for testicular torsion in the US: adults get it too." [Abstract/Poster] Le, B; Stein, D; Kim, D and Gonzalez, C. AUA conference 2012

  16. "Relating economic conditions to vasectomy and vasectomy reversal rates: a pilot study." [Abstract/Poster] Sharma, V; Sheth, K, Le, B; Zargaroff, S and Brannigan, R. ASA annual conference 2012.

  17. "Utilization of fertility preservation services in non-cancer medical conditions." [Abstract/Poster] Sheth, K; Vidit, S; Zargaroff, S; Le, B and Brannigan, R. ASA annual conference 2012.

  18. "National prevalence of testicular examination in men ages 15-45: predictive factors and barriers to screening." [Abstract/Poster] Sharma, V; Sheth, K; Zargaroff, S; Le, B; Dupree, J and Brannigan, R. AUA conference 2012

  19. "Development of a novel penile prosthesis." [Presentation] Le, B; Dunand, D; and McVary, K. Applied Research Day 2011

  20. "Preliminary Evaluation of Sensitivity and Specificity of a Nanotechnology PSA Assay for Defining Prostate Cancer Treatment Success and Failure." [Abstract/Poster] Kim, D; Mcguire, B; Zhao, L; Loeb, S; Le, B; Kundu, S; Cooper, P; Banks, J; Thaxton, S, Mirkin, C and Catalona, W. AUA conference 2011
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  21. "Nano-PSA in Patients with Adverse Pathological Features" [Abstract/Poster] Kim, D; Mcguire, B; Zhao, L; Loeb, S; Le, B; Dupree, J, Cooper, P; Kundu, S; Thaxton, S, Mirkin, C and Catalona, W. AUA conference 2011

  22. "Value of First PSA is Associated with Regularity of Subsequent PSA Testing" [Abstract/Poster] Dupree, J; Kim, D; Le, B; Banks, J; Loeb, S; and Catalona, WJ. AUA conference 2011.

  23. "Regularity of PSA Testing and Cancer Recurrence in Prostate Cancer Patients" [Abstract/Poster] Dupree, J; Kim, D; Le, B; Banks, J, Loeb, S; and Catalona, WJ. AUA conference 2011.

  24. "Frequency of Lower Urinary Tract Injury following Gastrointestinal Surgery in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample Database" [Abstract/Poster] Kim, D; Bhalani, V; Dupree, J; Le, B; Zhao, L; Helfand, B; Cashy, J; and Kundu, S. AUA conference 2011

  25. "Frequency of Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism after Major Urologic Surgery in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database" [Abstract/Podium] Kim, D; Bhalani, V; Zhao, L; Le, B; Dupree, J; Cashy, J; and Kundu, S. AUA conference 2011

  26. "Residency Training in Neonatal Circumcision – Comparative Needs Assessment of Urology and Ob-Gyn Residents" [Abstract//Poster] Le, B; Mickelson J; Gossett D; Kim D; Sharma V; and Maizels M. AUA conference 2011.

  27. "Evaluation of [-2]ProPSA in combination with PSA and free PSA, using the Beckman Coulter access immunoassay systems, for identifying patients with aggressive prostate cancer. A multi-center prospective clinical evaluation." [Abstract/Podium] Catalona, W; Sanda, M; Wei, J; Klee, G; Slawin, K; Marks, L; Bangma, C; Chan, D; Sokoll, L; Roberts, W; van Schaik, R; Broyles, D; Cruz, A; Le, B; Mizrahi, I; Shin, S; Partin, A. AUA annual conference 2010

  28. "Comparison of conventional PSA and nanotechnology PSA in individual prostate cancer patients" [Abstract/Poster] Alphs, H; O'Brien, D; Kan, D; Le, B; Kim, D; Zhao, L; Loeb, S; Smith, N; Mirkin, C; Thaxton, S. AUA annual conference 2010.

  29. "Prostate Cancer Risk Variants Associated with Susceptibility to Other Malignancies." [Abstract/Poster] Helfand, B; Loeb, S; Kan, D; Meeks, J; Le, B; Hofer, M; Banks, J; Cooper, P; Catalona, WJ. AUA annual conference 2010

  30. "Residency Training in Neonatal Circumcision – Comparative Needs Assessment of Urology and Ob-Gyn Residents" [Abstract/Podium] Le, B; Mickelson J; Gossett D; Kim D; Sharma V; and Maizels M. North Central Section of the AUA conference 2010.

  31. "Improved Prediction of Prostate Biopsy Results by Combining ProPSA and Genetic Risk Markers: Proof-of-Principle Study" [Abstract/Poster] Le, B; Helfand, B; Catalona W. AUA annual conference 2010.

  32. "Use of PSA derivatives to determine the need for repeat biopsy" [Abstract/Poster] Le, B; Kan, Donghui; Catalona W. AUA annual conference 2010.

  33. "Residency Training in Routine Neonatal Circumcision: a Pilot Study and Needs Assessment" [Abstract/Podium] – 2nd Prize Clinical Research Finalist Le, B; Mickelson, J; Kim, D; Maizels, M.

  34. "Prospective Prostate Cancer Screening Study Comparing [-2]-Pro-PSA marker with Free and Total PSA" [Abstract – Podium] Le, B; Griffin, C; Catalona WJ. AUA annual conference (2009). Prostate Cancer Research prize finalist.

  35. "Genetic Profiling of Endothelium Involved in Tissue-Selective Lymphocyte Homing" Le, B.; O'hara, E; Butcher, E. 2005 Medical Student Research Symposium, Stanford, CA (2005)


REFEREED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS/ORIGINAL PAPERS


  1. "Incidence and Treatment of Testicular Abscess among Hospitalized Patients in the United States." [Submitted] Sharma, V; Masson, P; Choy, J; Dupree, J; Le, B and Brannigan, R. Journal of Urology.

  2. "Comparative Analysis of Vascular Bulldog Clamps used in Robotic Partial Nephrectomy." [Accepted] Le, B; Matulewicz, R; Eaton, S; Perry, K and Nadler, R. Journal of Endourology.

  3. "A novel physiologic penile prosthesis using shape memory alloys." [Submitted] Le, B; Colombo, A; Mustoe, T and McVary, K. Journal of Urology.

  4. "Nationwide ED visits for testicular torsion." [Manuscript in preparation] Le, B; Stein, D; Kim, D; and Gonzalez, C.

  5. "Relating economic conditions to vasectomy and vasectomy reversal rates: a pilot study." [Submitted] Sharma, V; Sheth, K, Le, B; Zargaroff, S and Brannigan, R Journal of Urology.

  6. "Vasectomy demographics and postvasectomy desire for future children: results from a contemporary national survey." Sharma, V; Le, B; Sheth, K; Zargaroff, S; Dupree, J and Brannigan, R. Fertility and Sterility, 99(7); Jun (2013)

  7. "Obstructing calculi within the male urethra." Kim, D; Le, B; Dupree, J; Dreyfuss, J; Helfand, B; and Gonzalez, C. British Journal of Urology International, December (2012)

  8. "Frequency of Lower Urinary Tract Injury following Gastrointestinal Surgery in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample Database" [Submitted] Kim, D; Bhalani, V; Dupree, J; Le, B; Zhao, L; Helfand, B; Cashy, J; and Kundu, S. European Urology (2012).

  9. "Frequency of Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism after Major Urologic Surgery in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database" [Submitted] Kim, D; Bhalani, V; Zhao, L; Le, B; Dupree, J; Cashy, J; and Kundu, S. Journal of Urology (2012).

  10. "Routine neonatal circumcision: Opportunities for improving residency training." Le, B; Sharma, V; Kim, D; Dupree, J; and Maizels M. Journal of Pediatric Urology, Jun 18 (2012)

  11. "Residency Training in Routine Neonatal Circumcision: a Pilot Study and Needs Assessment" Journal of Urology. (2010) Le, B; Mickelson, J; Kim, D; Maizels, M.

  12. "[-2] Pro-PSA is more Accurate than Total and Free PSA in differentiating Prostate Cancer from Benign disease in a Prospective Prostate Cancer Screening Study." Le, B; Griffin, C; Loeb, S; Carvalhal, G; Kan, D; Baumann, N; Catalona, W. Journal of Urology. (April 2010)

  13. "Delayed Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer with Neuroendocrine Differentiation after Laser TURP" Meeks, JJ; Habermacher, GM; Le, B; Smith, ND. Urology Oct 72(4), 948 (2008)

  14. "Factors Affecting Survival to Intestinal Transplantation in the Very Young Pediatric Patient" Mian, SI; Dutta, S; Le, B; Esquivel CO, Davis K, Castillo RO. Transplantation 85(9), 1287-1289 (2008)

  15. . "Directed Evolution of Protein Enzymes Using Nonhomologous Random Recombination" Bittker, J. A.; Le, B. V.; Liu, J. M.; Liu, D. R. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci USA 101, 7011-7016 (2004)

  16. "Nucleic Acid Evolution and Minimization by Nonhomologous Random Recombination" Bittker, J. A.; Le, B. V.; Liu, D. R. Nature Biotechnology 20, 1024-1029 (2002)


BOOKS, CHAPTERS & REVIEWS


  1. "Chapter: Chronic Prostatitis" (update) Le, BV; Schaeffer, AJ. Clinical Evidence, BMJ. (2011)

  2. "Beyond the Abstract: [-2] Pro-PSA is more Accurate than Total and Free PSA in differentiating Prostate Cancer from Benign disease in a Prospective Prostate Cancer Screening Study" (commentary). Le, B; Catalona, WJ. UroToday (2010)

  3. "Genitourinary Pain Syndromes, Prostatitis, and LUTS" Le, B; Schaeffer, AJ. Urology Clinics of North America (2009)

  4. "Chapter: Chronic Prostatitis" Erickson, B; Le, BV; Schaeffer, AJ. Clinical Evidence, BMJ. (2008)

 



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