Tawfik B, Sliesoraitis S, Lyerly S, Klepin HD, Lawrence J, Isom S, Ellis LR, Manuel M, Dralle S, Berenzon D, Powell BL, Pardee T. Efficacy of the hypomethylating agents as frontline, salvage, or consolidation therapy in adults with acute myeloid leukemia (AML)
. Ann Hematol. 2014;93(1):47-55.
Pardee TS, Lee K, Luddy J, Maturo C, Rodriguez R, Isom S, Miller LD, Stadelman KM, Levitan D, Hurd D, Ellis LR, Harrelson R, Manuel M, Dralle S, Lyerly S, Powell BL. A phase I study of the first-in-class antimitochondrial metabolism agent, CPI-613, in patients with advanced hematologic malignancies
. Clin Cancer Res. 2014;20(20):5255-5264.
Jordan JH, D'Agostino RB Jr, Hamilton CA, Vasu S, Hall ME, Kitzman DW, Thohan V, Lawrence JA, Ellis LR, Lash TL, Hundley WG. Longitudinal assessment of concurrent changes in left ventricular ejection fraction and left ventricular myocardial tissue characteristics after administration of cardiotoxic chemotherapies using T1-weighted and T2-weighted cardiovascular magnetic
. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014;7(6):872-879.
Drafts BC, Twomley KM, D'Agostino R Jr, Lawrence J, Avis N, Ellis LR, Thohan V, Jordan J, Melin SA, Torti FM, Little WC, Hamilton CA, Hundley WG. Low to moderate dose anthracycline-based chemotherapy is associated with early noninvasive imaging evidence of subclinical cardiovascular disease
. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013;6(8):877-885.
Jordan JH, Morgan TM, Ellis LR, Lawrence J, Hall ME, Castellino SM, Hamilton CA, Torti FM, Vasu S, D'Agostino RB, Hundley WG. Pathologic atrophy of the left ventricular myocardium early after receipt of anthracycline-based chemotherapy [abstract]. Circulation. 2013;128(22 Suppl):A17537.
Chiou V, Tiegs J, Isom S, Pettenati MJ, Lyerly S, Ellis LR, Pardee T, Dmitriy B, Powell BL, Levitan DA. A single institution analysis of incidence of recurrent chromosomal abnormalities in adult ALL patients according to race, gender, and age [abstract]. Blood. 2011;118(21):4869.
Chaosuwannakit N, D'Agostino R Jr, Hamilton CA, Lane KS, Ntim WO, Lawrence J, Melin SA, Ellis LR, Torti FM, Little WC, Hundley WG. Aortic stiffness increases upon receipt of anthracycline chemotherapy
. J Clin Oncol. 2010;28(1):166-172.
Klepin HD, Tooze JA, Geiger AM, Kritchevsky S, Williamson J, Ellis LR, Levitan D, Pardee T, Isom S, Powell BL. Geriatric assessment predicts overall survival among older adults receiving induction chemotherapy for acute myelogenous leukemia [abstract]. Blood. 2010;116(21):653-654.
Twomley K, D'Agostino R Jr, Lawrence J, Melin S, Ellis LR, Stacey B, Hamilton CA, Torti F, Little W, Hundley W. Early and persistent evidence of subclinical cardiovascular injury after receipt of anthracycline chemotherapy [abstract]. Circulation. 2010;122(21 Suppl):A12766.
Klepin HD, Ellis LR, Levitan D, Powell BL. Feasibility of inpatient geriatric assessment for older adults with acute myelogenous leukemia [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2009;57(Suppl 1):S155.
Chaosuwannakit N, D'Agostino R Jr, Hamilton CA, Lane KS, Ntim WO, Lawrence J, Melin SA, Ellis LR, Torti FM, Little WC, Hundley WG. Subclinical cardiovascular toxicity of anthracyclines identified with cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging [abstract]. Circulation. 2009;120(18 Suppl):S299.
Klepin HD, Geiger AM, Williamson J, Kritchevsky S, Tooze JA, Ellis LR, Levitan D, Isom S, Powell BL. Inpatient geriatric assessment detects impairment among older adults receiving induction chemotherapy for acute myelogenous leukemia [abstract]. Blood. 2009;114(22):570-571.
Powell B, D'Agostino R Jr, Levitan D, Ellis LR, Lyerly S, Skiles M, Manuel M, Harrelson R, Kimbrough C, Hurd DD. High dose cytarabine and clofarabine (HiDAC-->CLOF) in relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia, a phase 2 trial [abstract]. Blood. 2008;112(11):676.
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Associate Professor, Hematology & Oncology
Acute and Chronic Leukemia, Chronic Leukemias, Hematologic Malignancies, Leukemia
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I am here today to fill out the survey because of the wonderful care of *Dr. Ellis. She makes you feel important and included my husband in everything that she did. Making your family feel included is very important.
Very pleased with all!!
I LOVE Dr. Ellis. She is very kind, caring and compassionate. She has gone the extra mile to help me though several personal situations, as well as assistance with my chemo. I feel very blessed to have a doctor that cares as much as she does. Wake Forest Medical Center is also very fortunate to have her on staff.
*Dr. Ellis is the best.
GOD blessed me to have Dr. Ellis take care of me.
I tell everyone about *Dr. Ellis. She always answers my questions.
The staff of doctors and nurses as well as none medical staff has always been outstanding
Dr. Ellis and her PA, Lauran are both great!!
*Dr. Ellis & her PA treated me like a person (not a number) - I have NEVER experienced such a caring attitude with a physician!
having Dr. Leslie Ellis as your doctor is like a gift from heaven. With her knowledge, her sincere care and caring ways, she makes cancer seem like an illness that you will of course overcome. She is excellent in every sense of the word. She is the BEST!
*Dr. Ellis is very professional but concerned and is what all heath providers should be.
Never a problem!
*Dr. Ellis is a caring doctor.
*Dr. Ellis is an EXCELLENT physician....very caring and compassionate, and we NEVER feel like we're on the clock!
*Dr. Ellis is the best, she is always their for me, she talks to me so that I can understand.
Dr. Ellis consistently demonstrates that she truly cares about me as a person not just a patient (customer).
Dr. Leslie was excellent. I especially appreciated her calling me herself for a follow-up discussion.
Excellent experience. The level of care and concern were the best!
Never a bad experience.