Researcher Profile

Grace L. Lu-Yao, PhD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, Medical Oncology
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
195 Little Albany Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1914

Phone: (732) 235-8830
Email: luyaogr@cinj.rutgers.edu

Research Program Alignments

Membership Type: Full


Research Interests

  • Research expertise/interests include: cancer control and surveillance, screening and treatment for prostate cancer
  • Chronic disease epidemiology, outcomes assessment.

Selected Publications

Berger E. Foster P, Laskowski L. Lu-Yao GL, Oren D, Prado D.  Managing the medical record on a concurrent basis: facts and possibility.  Journal of AMRA  1988; 59(5):24-33.

Berger E. Foster P, Laskowski L. Lu-Yao GL, Oren D, Prado D.  Managing the medical record on a concurrent basis: facts and possibility (II).  Journal of AMRA  1988; 59(6):25-36.

Lu-Yao GL, McLerran D, Wasson J, Wennberg JE.  An assessment of radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer: time trends , geographic variations, and outcomes. JAMA 1993; 260:2633-2636.

Lu-Yao GL. Treatment strategies for prostate cancer (letter). JAMA 1993; 270:1693-1694.

Fowler J, Barry M, Lu-Yao GL, Roman A, Wasson J.  Patient-reported estimates of complications and cancer recurrence following radical prostatectomy: The national experience. Urology 1993; 42(6):622-629.

Wasson J, Fleming C, Bruskewitz R, Albertsen P, Barry M, Lu-Yao GL, Wennberg J, Littenberg B, Mulley A.  What are we doing, what do we know, and what should we be doing.  Seminars in Urology 1993; XI(1):23-26.

Lu-Yao GL, Keller RB, Littenberg B, Wennberg JE.  Outcomes of alternative operative treatment of elderly patients with displaced femoral neck fractures. J Bone Joint Surg [Am] 1994; 76A:15-25.

Lu-Yao GL, Greenberg R. Geographic variation in rates of prostate cancer and radical prostatectomy in the United States. Lancet 1994; 343:251-54.

Lu-Yao GL, Baron J, Barrett J, Fisher ES.  Treatment and survival after hip fracture among elderly Americans. Am J Public Health 1994; 84:1287-1291.

Lu-Yao GL, Keller RB.   Meta-analysis - Basics and its application in orthopedics.  Current Opinion in Orthopedics 1994; 5;V:80-85.

Lu-Yao GL, Barry M, Chang CH, Wasson JH, Wennberg JE.  Transurethral resection of the prostate among Medicare beneficiaries in the United States: time trends and outcomes. Urology 1994; 44:692-299.

Baron JA, Lu-Yao GL,  Barrett JA, Fisher ES.  Internal validation of Medicare claims.  Epidemiology 1994; 5:541-544.

Yao Y, Lu-Yao GL, Mesches DN., Lou W.  Decline of serum cobalamin levels with increasing age among geriatric outpatients. Arch Fam Med 1994; 3:918-922.

Stukel TA, Glynn RJ, Fisher ES, Lu-Yao GL, Sharp SM, Wennberg JE. Standardized rates of recurrent outcomes.  Statistics in Medicine 1994; 13:1781-1791.

Lu-Yao GL, McLerran D, Wasson J, Wennberg JE.  An assessment of radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer: Geographic variations, time trends, and the evaluation of medical care outcomes. Year Book of Oncology 1994; p224-226.

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