Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Comparison of biparametric MRI to full multiparametric MRI for detection of clinically significant prostate cancerProstate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases.  22:331-336. 2019
2019 Patient Demographics and Referral Patterns for [F-18]Fluciclovine-PET Imaging at a Tertiary Academic Medical CenterJournal of the American College of Radiology.  16:315-320. 2019
2019 Histologic findings associated with false-positive multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging performed for prostate cancer detectionHuman Pathology.  83:159-165. 2019
2019 Prostate Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy With a Focal Simultaneous Integrated Boost: Acute Toxicity and Dosimetry Results From a Prospective TrialAdvances in Radiation Oncology.  4:90-95. 2019
2018 Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: UrologySurgical Clinics of North America.  98:1265-1274. 2018
2018 How Would MRI-targeted Prostate Biopsy Alter Radiation Therapy Approaches in Treating Prostate Cancer?Urology.  122:139-146. 2018
2018 Attitudes Toward Genomic Testing and Prostate Cancer Research Among Black MenAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  55:S103-S111. 2018
2018 Detection of extraprostatic disease and seminal vesicle invasion in patients undergoing magnetic resonance imaging-targeted prostate biopsiesTranslational andrology and urology.  7:S392-S396. 2018
2018 Fusion prostate biopsy outperforms 12-core systematic prostate biopsy in patients with prior negative systematic biopsy: A multi-institutional analysisUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  36:341.e1-341.e7. 2018
2018 Defining the optimal method for reporting prostate cancer grade and tumor extent on magnetic resonance/ultrasound fusion–targeted biopsiesHuman Pathology.  76:68-75. 2018
2018 A magnetic resonance imaging–based prediction model for prostate biopsy risk stratificationJAMA Oncology.  4:678-685. 2018
2018 MRI/US fusion-guided prostate biopsy allows for equivalent cancer detection with significantly fewer needle cores in biopsy-naive men 2018
2018 Prostate cancer management choices in patients undergoing multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound fusion biopsy compared to systematic biopsyUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  36:241.e7-241.e13. 2018
2018 Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Prostate Cancer Following Magnetic Resonance Imaging Directed Biopsy: A Multidisciplinary Approach with Case Examples.Cureus.  10:e2524. 2018
2018 Incidental findings on multiparametric MRI performed for evaluation of prostate cancerAbdominal radiology (New York).  43:696-701. 2018
2018 Multi-institutional nomogram predicting benign prostate pathology on magnetic resonance/ultrasound fusion biopsy in men with a prior negative 12-core systematic biopsyCancer.  124:278-285. 2018
2017 Feasibility of Intracorporeal Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Appendiceal Interposition for Ureteral Stricture Disease: A Case ReportUrology.  109:201-205. 2017
2017 DNA repair deregulation in discrete prostate cancer lesions identified on multi-parametric MRI and targeted by MRI/ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy.Oncotarget.  8:68038-68046. 2017
2017 Perineural invasion by prostate cancer on MR/US fusion targeted biopsy is associated with extraprostatic extension and early biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomyHuman Pathology.  66:206-211. 2017
2017 DNA repair deregulation in discrete prostate cancer lesions identified on multi-parametric MRI and targeted by MRI/ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy.Oncotarget2017
2017 An adolescent with large cell calcifying sertoli cell tumor of the testis and undiagnosed Carney Complex: A case reportDiagnostic Cytopathology.  45:634-639. 2017
2017 Clinical and multiparametric MRI signatures of granulomatous prostatitisAbdominal radiology (New York).  42:1956-1962. 2017
2017 Factors predicting prostate cancer upgrading on magnetic resonance imaging–targeted biopsy in an active surveillance populationCancer.  123:1941-1948. 2017
2017 Erratum: Feasibility outcomes of a presurgical randomized controlled trial exploring the impact of caloric restriction and increased physical activity versus a wait-list control on tumor characteristics and circulating biomarkers in men electing prostatectomy for prostate cancer. [BMC Cancer, 16 (2016) (61)]BMC Cancer.  17. 2017
2017 Higher prostate cancer grade groups are detected in patients undergoing multiparametric MRI-targeted biopsy compared with standard biopsyAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  41:101-105. 2017
2016 The Neoadjuvant Paradigm for Development of Systemic Therapy and Precision Medicine for Bladder CancerEuropean Urology.  69:863-865. 2016
2016 Chemotherapy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer: Better late than never?Journal of Clinical Oncology.  34:780-785. 2016
2016 Contemporary role of advanced imaging for bladder cancer stagingUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  34:124-133. 2016
2016 Feasibility outcomes of a presurgical randomized controlled trial exploring the impact of caloric restriction and increased physical activity versus a wait-list control on tumor characteristics and circulating biomarkers in men electing prostatectomy for prostate cancerBMC Cancer.  16. 2016
2016 Pelvic radiotherapy versus radical prostatectomy with limited lymph node sampling for high-grade prostate adenocarcinomaProstate Cancer.  2016. 2016
2016 Perineural invasion in prostate cancer is more frequently detected by multiparametric MRI targeted biopsy compared with standard biopsyAmerican Journal of Surgical Pathology.  40:490-494. 2016
2016 Ureteral Embolization to Prevent Thrombotic Obstruction of Nephrostomy Catheters in the Context of Refractory Hemorrhagic Radiation Cystitis with Severe Vesicoureteral Reflux.Case Reports in Urology.  2016:2186049. 2016
2015 Effect of African-American Race on Tumor Recurrence after Radical Cystectomy for Urothelial Carcinoma of the BladderClinical Genitourinary Cancer.  13:469-475. 2015
2015 Role of Sodium Fluoride PET Imaging for Identification of Bony Metastases in Prostate Cancer PatientsCurrent Urology Reports.  16. 2015
2015 Diagnostic value of biparametric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as an adjunct to prostate-specific antigen (PSA)-based detection of prostate cancer in men without prior biopsiesBJU International.  115:381-388. 2015
2015 Editorial CommentInvestigative urology.  194:329-330. 2015
2015 Incidental Bladder Cancer Detected on Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Prostate Gland.Case Reports in Urology.  2015:503154. 2015
2014 Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and subsequent MRI/ultrasonography fusion-guided biopsy increase the detection of anteriorly located prostate cancersBJU International.  114:E43-E49. 2014
2014 Imaging and pathology findings after an initial negative MRI-US fusion-guided and 12-core extended sextant prostate biopsy session 2014
2014 Natural history of small index lesions suspicious for prostate cancer on multiparametric MRI: Recommendations for interval imaging follow-up 2014
2014 Pathologic validation of renal cell carcinoma histology in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results programUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  32:23.e9-23.e13. 2014
2013 MRI characterization of the dynamic effects of 5α-reductase inhibitors on prostate zonal volumes 2013
2013 Magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound-fusion biopsy significantly upgrades prostate cancer versus systematic 12-core transrectal ultrasound biopsyEuropean Urology.  64:713-719. 2013
2013 Accuracy of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging in confirming eligibility for active surveillance for men with prostate cancerCancer.  119:3359-3366. 2013
2013 Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided transurethral ultrasound therapy of the prostate: A preclinical study with radiological and pathological correlation using customised MRI-based mouldsBJU International.  112:508-516. 2013
2013 Can Magnetic resonance-ultrasound fusion biopsy improve cancer detection in enlarged prostates?Investigative urology.  190:2020-2025. 2013
2012 Low suspicion lesions on multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging predict for the absence of high-risk prostate cancerBJU International.  110. 2012
2012 Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasound fusion biopsy detect prostate cancer in patients with prior negative transrectal ultrasound biopsiesInvestigative urology.  188:2152-2157. 2012
2012 Very distal apical prostate tumours: Identification on multiparametric MRI at 3 TeslaBJU International.  110. 2012
2012 Image guidance in the focal treatment of prostate cancerCurrent Opinion in Urology.  22:328-335. 2012
2012 Partial adrenalectomy minimizes the need for long-term hormone replacement in pediatric patients with pheochromocytoma and von Hippel-Lindau syndromeJournal of Pediatric Surgery.  47:2077-2082. 2012
2010 Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Intracorporeal Urinary DiversionEuropean Urology.  57:1013-1021. 2010
2010 Robotic-assisted laparoscopic intracorporeal urinary diversion 2010
2010 Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of Robotic versus Open Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer: Perioperative and Pathologic ResultsEuropean Urology.  57:196-201. 2010
2010 Reply from Authors re: Oliver W. Hakenberg. Moving Towards Evidence-based Surgery. Eur Urol 2010;57:202-3European Urology.  57:203-204. 2010
2010 Robotic Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer: Surgical and Pathological Outcomes in 100 Consecutive CasesInvestigative urology.  183:510-515. 2010
2010 Editorial CommentInvestigative urology.  183:86. 2010
2010 Fast Track Program in Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy: Results in 362 Consecutive PatientsJournal of the American College of Surgeons.  210:93-99. 2010
2007 Androgen deficiency in the aging male: a guide to diagnosis and testosterone replacement therapy. 2007
2007 Medical management of benign prostatic hypertrophy. 2007


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2016 Hemorrhagic cystitis.  327-339. 2016
2014 Robot-assisted anterior pelvic exenteration for bladder cancer in the female.  63-76. 2014

Investigator On

  • A Phase II Exploratory, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Pomegranate Fruit Extract (PFE/PomX) in Subjects with Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer Undergoing Active Surveillance  awarded by University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Advancing a Formal Multidisciplinary Surgical Simulation Curriculum through High Fidelity Laparoscopic Simulation  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION
  • Exploring the Impact of Negative Energy Balance in Men with Prostate Cancer  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • ONE SHOT - Single Shot Radiotherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer - A Multicenter, Single Arm, Phase I/II Trial  awarded by GENEVA UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
  • Private Grant  awarded by ASTELLAS PHARMA US, INC.
  • Private Grant  awarded by VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC.
  • Private Grant  awarded by ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
  • Private Grant  awarded by ELI LILLY AND COMPANY
  • Private Grant  awarded by BLUE EARTH DIAGNONSTICS LTD ^
  • Private Grant  awarded by BLUE EARTH DIAGNONSTICS LTD ^
  • Private Grant  awarded by RUBIUS THERAPEUTICS INC
  • Private Grant  awarded by PHOTOCURE
  • Registry for Treatment of Upper Urinary Tract Tumours: A Multi-Center, International Registry to Evaluate the Treatment of Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer (UTUC): Incidence, Indications, Treatment types and Outcomes  awarded by THE ENDOUROLOGY SOCIETY
  • SWOG Purchase Services Agreement  awarded by Oregon Health & Science University
  • Southwest Oncology Group Purchase Service Agreement  awarded by Oregon Health & Science University
  • Education And Training

  • University of North Carolina Hospital, Internship
  • University of North Carolina Hospital, Residency
  • National Cancer Institute, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Kentucky 2006
  • Full Name

  • Jeffrey Nix