Urology

Kenneth G. Nepple, MD

Portrait

Assistant Professor of Urology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 3228 RCP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-356-2114

Email: kenneth-nepple@uiowa.edu

Education

BS, Psychology, Iowa State University
MD, Medicine, University of Iowa

Residency, Urology, University of Iowa
Fellowship, Urologic Oncology, Washington Unversity, St. Louis

All Publications

Sandhu G, Nepple K, Tanagho Y, Andriole G.  Laparoscopic prostatectomy for prostate cancer: continued role in urology.  Surg Oncol Clin North Am.  2013. 22:125-41.
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Johnson M, Nepple K, Humphrey P.  Bladder lymphoma.  J Urol.  2012. 188:269-70.
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Nepple K, Sandhu G, Rogers C, Allaf M, Kaouk J, Figenshau R, Stifelman M, Bhayani S.  Description of a multicenter safety checklist for intraoperative hemorrhage control while clamped during robotic partial nephrectomy.  Patient Saf Surg.  2012. 6:8.
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Nepple K, Yang L, Grubb, III R, Strope S.  Population based analysis of the increasing incidence of kidney cancer in the United States: evaluation of age specific trends from 1975 to 2006.  J Urol.  2012. 187:32-8.
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Strope S, Yang L, Nepple K, Andriole G, Owens P.  Population based comparative effectiveness of transurethral resection of the prostate and laser therapy for benign prostatic hyperplasia.  J Urol.  2012. 187:1341-5.
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Kyllo R, Tanagho Y, Kaouk J, Stifelman M, Rogers C, Hilyer S, Sukumar S, Nepple K, Bhayani S.  Prospective multi-center study of oncologic outcomes of robot-assisted partial nephrectomy for pT1 renal cell carcinoma.  BMC Urol.  2012. 12:11.
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Nepple K, Andriole G.  Prostate cancer chemoprevention with 5α-reductase inhibitors.  Urol Oncol.  2012. 30:553-4.
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Tanagho Y, Bhayani S, Sandhu G, Vaughn N, Nepple K, Figenshau R.  Renal functional and perioperative outcomes of off-clamp versus clamped robot-assisted partial nephrectomy: matched cohort study.  Urology.  2012. 80:838-43.
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Lightfoot A, Rosevear H, Nepple K, O'Donnell M.  Role of routine transurethral biopsy and isolated upper tract cytology after intravesical treatment of high-grade non-muscle invasive bladder cancer.  Int J Urol.  2012. 19:988-93.
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Rosevear H, Lightfoot A, Birusingh K, Maymí J, Nepple K, O'Donnell M.  Factors affecting response to bacillus Calmette-Guérin plus interferon for urothelial carcinoma in situ.  J Urol.  2011 September. 186(3):817-23.
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Rosevear H, Lightfoot A, Nepple K, O'Donnell M.  Usefulness of the Spanish Urological Club for Oncological Treatment scoring model to predict nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer recurrence in patients treated with intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin plus interferon-α.  J Urol.  2011 January. 185(1):67-71.
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Nepple K, Lightfoot A, Rosevear H, O'Donnell M, Lamm D.  Bacillus Calmette-Guérin with or without interferon α-2b and megadose versus recommended daily allowance vitamins during induction and maintenance intravesical treatment of nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer.  J Urol.  2010 November. 184(5):1915-9.
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Rosevear H, Lightfoot A, Nepple K, O'Donnell M.  Safety and efficacy of intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin plus interferon α-2b therapy for nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer in patients with prosthetic devices.  J Urol.  2010 November. 184(5):1920-4.
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Nepple K, O'Donnell M.  The optimal management of T1 high-grade bladder cancer.  Can Urol Assoc J.  2009 December. 3(6 Suppl 4):S188-92.
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Nepple K, Aubert H, Braasch M, O'Donnell M.  Combination of BCG and interferon intravesical immunotherapy: an update.  World J Urol.  2009 June. 27(3):343-6.
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Nepple K, Fallon B.  Indiana pouch stone formation caused by a long-forgotten metallic ball bearing.  Can J Urol.  2007 October. 14(5):3705-6.
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Nepple K, Kallogjeri D, Bhayani S.  Benchtop evaluation of pressure barrier insufflator and standard insufflator systems.  Surg Endosc. 
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Nepple K, Strope S, Grubb, III R, Kibel A.  Early oncologic outcomes of robotic vs. open radical cystectomy for urothelial cancer.  Urol Oncol. 
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Johnson M, Nepple K, Peck V, Trinkhaus K, Klim A, Sandhu G, Kibel A.  Randomized Controlled Trial of Oxybutynin Extended Release versus Placebo for Urinary Symptoms during Intravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guérin Treatment.  J Urol. 
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Bockholt N, Nepple K, Powell C, Kreder K.  Traumatic urethral injury without pelvic fracture in an adult female.  ScientificWorldJournal.  10:308-10.
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Date Last Modified: 07/31/2013 - 10:51:40