John Vetto

Professor

  • 7419 Citations
  • 40 h-Index
1985 …2020

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Research Output

2004

Sentinel lymph node biopsy

Lee, K. K., Vetto, J. T., Mehrany, K. & Swanson, N. A., Jan 1 2004, In : Clinics in Dermatology. 22, 3, p. 234-239 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Use of preoperative breast ultrasonography for mapping of breast cancer extent improves resection margins during breast conservation surgery

Vargas, H. I., Khalkhali, I., Gonzalez, K. D., Eldrageely, K., Burla, M., Vargas, M. P., Wagman, L. D., O'Connell, T. X., Esserman, L., Leong, S. P. L., Vetto, J. T., Latimer, R. G., Johnson, N. M. & Stabile, B. E., Aug 2004, In : Archives of Surgery. 139, 8, p. 863-869 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2003

AACE challenges and progress: An update

Vetto, J. T., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 18, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adjuvant immunization of HLA-A2-positive melanoma patients with a modified gp100 peptide induces peptide-specific CD8+ T-cell responses

Smith, J. W., Walker, E. B., Fox, B. A., Haley, D., Wisner, K. P., Doran, T., Fisher, B., Justice, L., Wood, W., Vetto, J., Maecker, H., Dols, A., Meijer, S., Hu, H. M., Romero, P., Alvord, W. G. & Urba, W. J., Apr 15 2003, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 21, 8, p. 1562-1573 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

98 Scopus citations

Breast cancer severity score is an innovative system for prognosis

Jimenez-Lee, R., Ham, B., Vetto, J. & Pommier, R., Oct 2003, In : American journal of surgery. 186, 4, p. 404-408 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Comparing the cost-effectiveness of the triple test score to traditional methods for evaluating palpable breast masses

Morris, A. M., Flowers, C. R., Morris, K. T., Schmidt, W. A., Pommier, R. F. & Vetto, J. T., Aug 1 2003, In : Medical care. 41, 8, p. 962-971 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

JCE welcomes a new publisher; join us in little rock for our annual meeting

Vetto, J. T., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 18, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Looking to our annual meeting and beyond

Vetto, J. T., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 18, 3, p. 125-126 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgical outcomes of a breast cancer-screening program for low-income women

Jimenez-Lee, R., Oslak, S. G., Hedberg, K., Vetto, J. T., Theuer, C. P., Schecter, W. P., Wagman, L. D. & Allo, M. D., Aug 1 2003, In : Archives of Surgery. 138, 8, p. 884-890 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

T1a breast carcinoma and the role of axillary dissection

Schneidereit, N. P., Davis, N., Mackinnon, M., Speers, C. H., Truong, P. T., Olivotto, I. A., Vetto, J. T., Wilson, S. E. & Dirbas, F., Aug 1 2003, In : Archives of Surgery. 138, 8, p. 832-837 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2002

Adoptive cellular therapy with tumor vaccine draining lymph node lymphocytes after vaccination with hla-b7/2-Microglobulin Gene-Modified Autologous Tumor Cells

Meijer, S. L., Dols, A., Urba, W. J., Hu, H. M., Smith, J. W., Vetto, J., Wood, W., Doran, T., Chu, Y., Sayaharuban, P., Alvord, W. G. & Fox, B. A., 2002, In : Journal of Immunotherapy. 25, 4, p. 359-372 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

A new score for the evaluation of palpable breast masses in women under age 40

Morris, K. T., Vetto, J. T., Petty, J. K., Lum, S. S., Schmidt, W. A., Toth-Fejel, S. E. & Pommier, R. F., Oct 1 2002, In : American journal of surgery. 184, 4, p. 346-347 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Beyond doughnuts: Tumor board recommendations influence patient care

Petty, J. K. & Vetto, J. T., Jan 1 2002, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 17, 2, p. 97-100 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

Choosing general surgery: Insights into career choices of current medical students

Gelfand, D. V., Podnos, Y. D., Wilson, S. E., Cooke, J., Williams, R. A., Hiyama, D. T., Schecter, W., Schuman, E. S., Freischlag, J., Vetto, J., Goodnight, J. E., Stanten, A., Plested, W., Stabile, B. & Russell, T., Aug 17 2002, In : Archives of Surgery. 137, 8, p. 941-947 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

106 Scopus citations

Metastatic breast cancer manifested as refractory anemia and gastric polyps

Karamlou, T. B., Vetto, J. T., Corless, C., Deloughery, T., Faigel, D. & Blanke, C., Jan 1 2002, In : Southern medical journal. 95, 8, p. 922-925 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Structured clinical breast examination (CBE) training results in objective improvement in CBE skills

Vetto, J. T., Petty, J. K., Dunn, N., Prouser, N. C. & Austin, D. F., Sep 1 2002, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 17, 3, p. 124-127 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Survival in human colorectal cancer correlates with expression of the T-cell costimulatory molecule OX-40 (CD134)

Petty, J. K., He, K., Corless, C. L., Vetto, J. T. & Weinberg, A. D., Jun 18 2002, In : American journal of surgery. 183, 5, p. 512-518 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations
2001

A stoic patient [1]

Vetto, J. T., Jan 1 2001, In : American journal of surgery. 181, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Immunological and molecular analysis of the sentinel lymph node: A potential approach to predict outcome, tailor therapy, and optimize parameters for tumor vaccine development

Meijer, S. L., Dols, A., Hu, H. M., Jensen, S., Poehlein, C. H., Chu, Y., Winter, H., Yamada, J., Moudgil, T., Wood, W. J., Doran, T., Justice, L., Fisher, B., Wisner, R., Wood, J., Vetto, J. T., Mehrotra, R., Rosenheim, S., Weinberg, A. D., Bright, R. & 5 others, Walker, E., Puri, R., Smith, J. W., Urba, W. J. & Fox, B. A., 2001, In : Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 41, 7 SUPPL., p. 81S-94S

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Induction of anti-mammary cancer immunity by engaging the OX-40 receptor in vivo

Morris, A., Vetto, J. T., Ramstad, T., Funatake, C. J., Choolun, E., Entwisle, C. & Weinberg, A. D., Aug 14 2001, In : Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 67, 1, p. 71-80 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Localization and reoperation results for persistent and recurrent parathyroid carcinoma

Kebebew, E., Arici, C., Duh, Q. Y., Clark, O. H., Byrd, D., Latimer, R. G., O'Connell, T. X., Schecter, W. P., Vetto, J. T., Ryan, J. A., Norton, J. A., MacFarlane, J. & Clark, Jan 1 2001, In : Archives of Surgery. 136, 8, p. 878-885 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
144 Scopus citations

Lymph nodes in the human female breast: A review of their detection and significance

Schmidt, W. A., Boudousquie, A. C., Vetto, J. T., Pommier, R. F., Alexander, P., Thurmond, A., Scanlan, R. M. & Jones, M. K., Jan 1 2001, In : Human Pathology. 32, 2, p. 178-187 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Usefulness of preoperative lymphoscintigraphy for the identification of sentinel lymph nodes in melanoma

Morris, K. T., Stevens, J. S., Pommier, R. F., Fletcher, W. S. & Vetto, J. T., Jul 16 2001, In : American journal of surgery. 181, 5, p. 423-426 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Usefulness of the triple test score for palpable breast masses

Morris, K. T., Pommier, R. F., Morris, A., Schmidt, W. A., Beagle, G., Alexander, P. W., Toth-Fejel, S., Schmidt, J. & Vetto, J. T., Jan 1 2001, In : Archives of Surgery. 136, 9, p. 1008-1013 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
39 Scopus citations
2000

Assessing the need for Clinical Breast Examanation (CBE) training: The Oregon experience

Vetto, J. T., Prouser, N. C., Flemming, D. W. & Hedberg, K. M., Dec 1 2000, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 15, 4, p. 209-213 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Engagement of the OX-40 receptor in vivo enhances antitumor immunity

Weinberg, A. D., Rivera, M. M., Prell, R., Morris, A., Ramstad, T., Vetto, J. T., Urba, W. J., Alvord, G., Bunce, C. & Shields, J., Feb 15 2000, In : Journal of Immunology. 164, 4, p. 2160-2169 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
284 Scopus citations

Immunohistochemical analysis of primary breast tumors and tumor-draining lymph nodes by means of the T-cell costimulatory molecule OX-40

Ramstad, T., Lawnicki, L., Vetto, J. & Weinberg, A., May 15 2000, In : American journal of surgery. 179, 5, p. 400-406 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Office-based wire-guided open breast biopsy under local anesthesia is accurate and cost effective

Morris, K. T., Pommier, R. F. & Vetto, J. T., May 15 2000, In : American journal of surgery. 179, 5, p. 422-425 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Prevention of local recurrence after surgical debulking of nodal and subcutaneous melanoma deposits by hypofractionated radiation

Morris, K. T., Marquez, C. M., Holland, J. M. & Vetto, J. T., Jan 1 2000, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 7, 9, p. 680-684 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
1999

Clinical experiences of medical students in Oregon with dying patients

Bascom, P., Vetto, J. T. & Osborne, M., Sep 1 1999, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 14, 3, p. 137-139 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Examining the immune response in sentinel lymph nodes of mice and men

Chu, Y., Hu, H. M., Winter, H., Wood, W. J., Doran, T., Lashley, D., Bashey, J., Schuster, J., Wood, J., Lowe, B. A., Vetto, J. T., Weinberg, A. D., Puri, R., Smith, J. W., Urba, W. J. & Fox, B. A., 1999, In : European Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 26, SUPPL., p. S50-S53

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Stages at presentation, prognostic factors, and outcome of breast cancer in males

Vetto, J., Jun, S. Y., Padduch, D., Eppich, H. & Shih, R., May 1 1999, In : American journal of surgery. 177, 5, p. 379-383 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Teaching medical students to give bad news: Does formal instruction help?

Vetto, J. T., Elder, N. C., Toffler, W. L. & Fields, S. A., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 14, 1, p. 13-17 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations
1998

Accurate and cost-effective evaluation of breast masses in males

Vetto, J., Schmidt, W., Pommier, R., Ditomasso, J., Eppich, H., Wood, W. & Moseson, D., May 21 1998, In : American journal of surgery. 175, 5, p. 383-387 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Accurate evaluation of palpable breast masses by the triple test score

Morris, A., Pommier, R. F., Schmidt, W. A., Shih, R. L., Alexander, P. W. & Vetto, J. T., Sep 1 1998, In : Archives of Surgery. 133, 9, p. 930-934 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Relationships between operative approaches and outcomes in esophageal cancer

Pommier, R. F., Vetto, J. T., Ferris, B. L. & Wilmarth, T. J., May 21 1998, In : American journal of surgery. 175, 5, p. 422-425 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations
1997

Presence of the T-cell activation marker OX-40 on tumor infiltrating lymphocytes and draining lymph node cells from patients with melanoma and head and neck cancers

Vetto, J. T., Lum, S., Morris, A., Sicotte, M., Davis, J., Lemon, M. & Weinberg, A., Sep 1 1997, In : American journal of surgery. 174, 3, p. 258-265 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Specimen adequacy in breast fine-needle aspiration biopsy.

Schmidt, W. A., Pommier, R. F. & Vetto, J. T., Jul 1 1997, In : American journal of clinical pathology. 108, 1, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

5 Scopus citations
1996

Diagnosis of palpable breast lesions in younger women by the modified triple test is accurate and cost-effective

Vetto, J. T., Pommier, R. F., Schmidt, W. A., Eppich, H. & Alexander, P. W., Sep 1996, In : Archives of Surgery. 131, 9, p. 967-974 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Synchronous colon primaries have the same prognosis as solitary colon cancers

Passman, M. A., Pommier, R. F. & Vetto, J. T., Mar 1 1996, In : Diseases of the colon and rectum. 39, 3, p. 329-334 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations

Synchronous non-small cell lung cancers

Pommier, R. F., Vetto, J. T., Lee, J. T. & Johnston, K. M., May 1996, In : American journal of surgery. 171, 5, p. 521-524 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

The impact of distribution of a patient-education pamphlet in a multidisciplinary breast clinic

Vetto, J. T., Dubois, P. M. & Perez Vetto, I., Sep 1 1996, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 11, 3, p. 148-152 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Tumor board formats: "Fascinating case" versus "working conference"

Vetto, J. T., Richert-Boe, K., Desler, M., Dufrain, L. & Hagen, H., Jun 1 1996, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 11, 2, p. 84-88 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
1995

Improved survival in young women with breast cancer

Anderson, B. O., Senie, R. T., Vetto, J. T., Wong, G. Y., McCormick, B. & Borgen, P. I., Sep 1 1995, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 2, 5, p. 407-415 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Use of the “Triple Test” for palpable breast lesions yields high diagnostic accuracy and cost savings

Vetto, J., Pommier, R., Schmidt, W., Wachtel, M., DuBois, P., Jones, M. & Thurmond, A., Jan 1 1995, In : American journal of surgery. 169, 5, p. 519-522 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Scopus citations
1994

An improved method of needle localized biopsy of nonpalpable lesions of the breast

Jones, M. K., Vetto, J. T., Pommier, R. F., Thurmond, A. S. & Woltering, E. A., Jan 1 1994, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 178, 6, p. 548-552 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Colorectal cancer in young patients: Characteristics and outcome

Lee, P. Y., Fletcher, W. S., Sullivan, E. S. & Vetto, J. T., Jan 1 1994, In : American Surgeon. 60, 8, p. 607-612 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Scopus citations

FNA of extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma: Cytomorphologic, EM, and X‐ray microanalysis features

Gordon, M. D., Vetto, J., Meshul, C. K. & Schmidt, W. A., Jun 1994, In : Diagnostic Cytopathology. 10, 4, p. 352-356 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Near-patient testing using fine-needle aspiration: A multidisciplinary breast clinic's experience

Schmidt, W. A., Wachtel, M. S., Jones, M. K., Thurmond, A. S., DuBois, P. M., Pommier, R. F. & Vetto, J. T., Jan 1 1994, In : Laboratory Medicine. 25, 10, p. 618-625 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations