My research interests focus on cancer pain, opioid medications, and how each may affect clinical outcomes in patients with advanced cancer of the breast, lung, prostate and colon. I also coordinate many of the clinical trials available to our patients at the Frauenshuh Cancer Center.
Zylla, D, et al. Association of mu opioid receptor (MOR) expression and opioid use with cancer progression and survival in patients with prostate cancer (In process of submission, 2012).
Zadroga RJ, Zylla D, et al. Pneumoccocal Pyomyositis: Report of two cases and a review of the literature. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Apr 20.
Lederle, F, Zylla, D, et al. Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in hospitalized medical and stroke patients: a systematic review for a Clinical Practice Guideline. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2011 Nov 1;155(9):602-15.
Zylla D, Li Y, Bergenstal E et al. CCR5 expression and B-chemokine production during placental neonatal monocyte differentiation. Pediatric Research. 2003;53;853-858.