Current Residents

Yu-Kuan Lin

Chief Resident
PGY 5 (URO 4)

 

Class Year: 2016

 

Department/Institute/Center(s):

  • Urology

 

Biographical Information:

Hometown: Taipei, Taiwan
 
Memberships/Societies: American Urological Association
 
Honors/Awards:
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • University Virginia Raven Society
Interests: World Travel, Family Life, Basketball, Tennis

 

Education:

Undergraduate Education:
  • Penn State College of Medicine
Medical Education:
  • University of Virginia
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Research Interests:

Urologic oncology

 

Publications:

  1. Lin YK, Kaag M, Raman JD. "Rationale and timing of perioperative chemotherapy for upper-tract urothelial carcinoma." Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2014 May;14(5):543-51.
  2. Lin YK, Deliere A, Lehman K, Harpster LE, Kaag MG, Raman JD. "Critical analysis of 30 day complications following radical nephroureterectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma." Can J Urol. 2014 Aug;21(4):7369-73.
  3. Raman JD, Lin YK, Kaag M, Atkinson T, Crispen P, Wille M, Smith N, Hockenberry M, Guzzo T, Peyronnet B, Bensalah K, Simhan J, Kutikov A, Cha E, Herman M, Scherr D, Shariat SF, Boorjian SA. "High rates of advanced disease, complications, and decline of renal function after radical nephroureterectomy." Urol Oncol. 2014 Jan;32(1):47.e9-14.
  4. Lin YK, Raman JD. "Small renal masses: is LESS partial nephrectomy feasible for most urologists?" Nat Rev Urol. 2013 May;10(5):260-1.
  5. Lin YK, Gettle L, Raman JD. "Significant variability in 10-year cumulative radiation exposure incurred on different surveillance regimens after surgery for pT1 renal cancers: yet another reason to standardize protocols?" BJU Int. 2013 May;111(6):891-6.
  6. Rippel CA, Nikkel L, Lin YK, Danawala Z, Olorunnisomo V, Youssef RF, Pearle MS, Lotan Y, Raman JD. "Residual fragments following ureteroscopic lithotripsy: incidence and predictors on postoperative computerized tomography." J Urol. 2012 Dec;188(6):2246-51.
  7. Pinkhasov GI, Lin YK, Palmerola R, Smith P, Mahon F, Kaag MG, Dagen JE, Harpster LE, Reese CT, Raman JD. "Complications following prostate needle biopsy requiring hospital admission or emergency department visits - experience from 1000 consecutive cases." BJU Int. 2012 Feb 7.
  8. Lin YK, Gettle L., Raman JD. "Variable prostate-specific antigen management patterns by nonurologist providers at a tertiary care medical center" Urology. 2011 Aug;78(2):244-8. 
  9. Clements T, Lin YK, Raman JD. "Current status of ablative techniques for small renal masses." Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2011 Jun;11(6):879-91. Review. 
  10. Messer J, Lin YK, Raman JD. "The role of lymphadenectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma." Nat Rev Urol. 2011 May 24;8(7):394-401. Review. 
 
Presentations:
 
  1. Yu-Kuan Lin, Tobias Klatte, Shahrokh Shariat, et al. "Preoperative nomogram to predict perioperative complications after radical nephroureterectomy" Poster Presentation, AUA 2015 annual meeting, New Orleans LA.
  2. Yu-Kuan Lin, Erik Lehman, Laura-Maria Krabbe, et al. "Preoperative factors associated with complications following radical nephroureterectomy" Podium presentation, AUA 2014 anual meeting, Orlando, Florida.
  3. Yu-Kuan Lin, Erik Lehman, Laura-Maria Krabbe, et al. "Operative Duration And Intraoperative Transfusion Requirement Are Associated With Patients Developing Complications Following Radical Nephroureterectomy" Podium Presentation, Mid Atlantic Section of the AUA 2014 annual meeting, Baltimore MD.
  4. Yu-Kuan Lin, Fabian Camacho, Eugene Lengerich, Jay Raman. "Trends In Stage-specific Incidence Rates For Urothelial Carcinoma Of The Bladder In Pennsylvania: 1986 To 2010" Podium Presentation, Mid Atlantic Section of the AUA 2014 annual meeting, Baltimore MD.
  5. Yu-Kuan Lin, Amanda Deliere, Kathleen Lehman, Ross Decter, Lewis Harpster, Matthew Kaag, Jay Raman "Critical analysis of 30-day complications in a cohort of patients undergoing radical nephroureterectomy" Podium presentation, AUA 2013 anual meeting, San Diego CA.
  6. Yu-Kuan Lin, Amanda Deliere, Kathleen Lehman, Matthew Kaag, Lewis Harpster, Jay D Raman. "Critical Analysis of 30-day Complications Following Radical Nephroureterectomy for Upper-Tract Urothelial Carcinoma" Podium presentation, Mid Atlantic Section of the AUA 2013 annual meeting, White Sulphur Springs, WV.
  7. Yu-Kuan Lin, Lori Gettle, Jay D. Raman "Significant variability in 10-year cumulative radiation exposure incurred on different surveillance regimes following surgery for pT1 renal cancers - yet another reason to standardize protocols?" Poster presentation, AUA 2012 annual Meeting, Atlanta GA. 
  8. Jay D. Raman, Yu-Kuan Lin, Matthew Kaag, Timothy Atkinson, et al. "High rates of advanced disease, complications, and decline of renal function after radical nephroureterectomy: Further evidence to support the increased use of neoadjuant chemotherapy?" Abstract presented in 2011 AUA Annual Meeting
  9. Jay D. Raman, Yu Kuan Lin, Lucas Nikkel, Christopher S. Hollenbeak, et al. "Residual Fragments following ureteroscopic lithotripsy: incidence and predictors in over 250 patients with post-operative computed tomography (CT) imaging" Abstract presented in 2011 AUA Annual Meeting
  10. Jay Raman, Yu-Kuan Lin, Paul Smith, Frank Mahon, J. et al. "Complications following prostate needle biopsy requiring hospital admission or ER visitation – Experience from our last 1000 cases" Abstract presented in 2011 AUA Annual Meeting
  11. William Caraway, Yu-Kuan Lin,  Lucas Nikkel, et al. "Is Routine Imaging Following Ureteroscopy for Urinary Calculi Necessary?" Abstracted presented in 2010 AUA annual meeting.
  12. Thomas Clements, W. Aaron Caraway, Yu Kuan Lin, et al. "Is Routine Imaging Following Ureteroscopy for Urinary Calculi Necessary?" Mid Atlantic Section of the AUA 68th annual meeting presentation, Farmington PA, September 23-26, 2010
  13. Thomas Clements, W. Aaron Caraway, Yu Kuan Lin, et al. "Residual Fragments Following Ureteroscopic Management of Calculi: Incidence and Predictors". Mid Atlantic Section of the AUA 68th annual meeting, Farmington PA, September 23-26, 2010

 

 

 

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