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Howard W.  Jones, III

Howard W. Jones, III, M.D.

Betty and Lonnie S. Burnett Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gynecological Oncologist

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    1900 The Vanderbilt Clinic
    Nashville, TN 37232-5536
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    1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 1710
    Nashville, Tennessee 37232-7415
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    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    B-1100 Medical Center North
    Nashville, TN 37232-2516
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Howard W. Jones, III is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of Gynecologic Oncology. Dr. Jones received his B.A. degree from Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts, and his M.D. degree from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.
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Howard W. Jones, III is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of Gynecologic Oncology. Dr. Jones received his B.A. degree from Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts, and his M.D. degree from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. He served Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Colorado Medial Center in Denver, Colorado and did a Fellowship in gynecologic oncology at the M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute in Houston, Texas.

Dr. Jones has been on the faculty at Vanderbilt for over 20 years, he is a specialist in Gynecologic Oncology and has authored many scientific publications and co-edited several medical textbooks including the 9th Edition of Telinde's Textbook of Gynecologic Surgery and previous editions of Novak's Textbook of Gynecology.

He is the Editor-in-Chief for Gynecology for the Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. He is a member of many national and international societies including the Society of Pelvic Surgeons, American Joint Committee on Cancer, American Gynecological Club, the American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society, and theSociety of Gynecologic Oncologists, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and has served as a Board examiner since 1986. He is a past-President of the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology. He is the President and has previously been the Treasurer and Secretary-General of the International Federation for Cervical Pathology and Colposcopy. He is a member of the Cancer Committee of the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO). For many years he has been an active volunteer for the American Cancer Society and has served as President of the Tennessee Division and the Davidson County unit.

Publications
  • Jones HW. Clinical treatment of women with atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance or atypical glandular cells of undetermined significance cervical cytology. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2000 Jun; 43(2): 381-93. PMID: 10863635, ISSN: 0009-9201.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10863635.
  • Molpus KL, Redlin-Frazier S, Reed G, Burnett LS, Jones HW. Postoperative pelvic irradiation in early stage uterine mixed mullerian tumors. Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 1998; 19(6): 541-6. PMID: 10215437, ISSN: 0392-2936.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10215437.
  • Fleischer AC, Cullinan JA, Peery CV, Jones HW. Early detection of ovarian carcinoma with transvaginal color Doppler ultrasonography. Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol. 1996 Jan; 174(1 Pt 1): 101-6. PMID: 8571991, PII: S0002-9378(96)70380-0, ISSN: 0002-9378.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8571991.
  • Fleischer AC, Cullinan JA, Jones HW, Page DL. Correlation of histomorphology of ovarian masses with color Doppler sonography. Ultrasound Med Biol. 1996; 22(5): 555-9. PMID: 8865552, PII: 0301562996000439, ISSN: 0301-5629.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8865552.
  • Jones HW. Impact of the Bethesda System. Cancer. 1995 Nov 11/15/1995; 76(10 Suppl): 1914-8. PMID: 8634982, ISSN: 0008-543X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8634982.
  • Jones HW. Cone biopsy and hysterectomy in the management of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia. Baillieres Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 1995 Mar; 9(1): 221-36. PMID: 7600728, ISSN: 0950-3552.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7600728.
  • Fleischer AC, Burnett LS, Jones HW, Cullinan JA. Transrectal and transperineal sonography during guided intrauterine procedures. J Ultrasound Med. 1995 Feb; 14(2): 135-8. PMID: 8568959, ISSN: 0278-4297.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8568959.
  • Fleischer AC, Cullinan JA, Jones HW, Peery CV, Bluth RF, Kepple DM. Serial assessment of adnexal masses with transvaginal color Doppler sonography. Ultrasound Med Biol. 1995; 21(4): 435-41. PMID: 7571136, PII: 0301562994001454, ISSN: 0301-5629.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7571136.
  • Lee SK, Jones HW. Prognostic significance of ureteral obstruction in primary cervical cancer. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 1994 Jan; 44(1): 59-65. PMID: 7907060, ISSN: 0020-7292.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7907060.
  • Buckley SL, Molpus K, Carr MB, Jones HW. Advanced ovarian carcinoma diagnosed during pregnancy in a patient with human immunodeficiency virus infection. Gynecol. Oncol. 1993 Sep; 50(3): 352-6. PMID: 8406200, PII: S0090-8258(83)71224-2, DOI: 10.1006/gyno.1993.1224, ISSN: 0090-8258.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8406200.
  • Fleischer AC, Rodgers WH, Kepple DM, Williams LL, Jones HW. Color Doppler sonography of ovarian masses: a multiparameter analysis. J Ultrasound Med. 1993 Jan; 12(1): 41-8. PMID: 8455220, ISSN: 0278-4297.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8455220.
  • Fleischer AC, Rodgers WH, Kepple DM, Williams LL, Jones HW, Gross PR. Color Doppler sonography of benign and malignant ovarian masses. Radiographics. 1992 Sep; 12(5): 879-85. PMID: 1529130, DOI: 10.1148/radiographics.12.5.1529130, ISSN: 0271-5333.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1529130.
  • Williams LL, Fudge M, Burnett LS, Jones HW. Salvage carboplatin therapy for advanced ovarian cancer after first-line treatment with cisplatin. Am. J. Clin. Oncol. 1992 Aug; 15(4): 331-6. PMID: 1514531, ISSN: 0277-3732.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1514531.
  • Williams LL, Fleischer AC, Jones HW. Transvaginal color Doppler sonography and CA-125 elevation in a patient with ovarian thecoma and ascites. Gynecol. Oncol. 1992 Jul; 46(1): 115-8. PMID: 1321779, ISSN: 0090-8258.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1321779.
  • Fleischer AC, Rodgers WH, Rao BK, Kepple DM, Worrell JA, Williams L, Jones HW. Assessment of ovarian tumor vascularity with transvaginal color Doppler sonography. J Ultrasound Med. 1991 Oct; 10(10): 563-8. PMID: 1942222, ISSN: 0278-4297.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1942222.
  • Fleischer AC, Rogers WH, Rao BK, Kepple DM, Jones HW. Transvaginal color Doppler sonography of ovarian masses with pathological correlation. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 1991 Jul 7/1/1991; 1(4): 275-8. PMID: 12797059, DOI: 10.1046/j.1469-0705.1991.01040275.x, ISSN: 0960-7692.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12797059.
  • Jones HW. Should conization by hot loop or laser replace cervical biopsy? Con. J Gynecol Surg. 1991; 7(3): 195-6. PMID: 10149783, ISSN: 1042-4067.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10149783.
  • Jones HW. Treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 1990 Dec; 33(4): 826-36. PMID: 2289349, ISSN: 0009-9201.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2289349.
  • Fleischer AC, McKee MS, Gordon AN, Page DL, Kepple DM, Worrell JA, Jones HW, Burnett LS, James AE. Transvaginal sonography of postmenopausal ovaries with pathologic correlation. J Ultrasound Med. 1990 Nov; 9(11): 637-44. PMID: 2258995, ISSN: 0278-4297.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2258995.
  • Hainsworth JD, Jones HW, Burnett LS, Johnson DH, Greco FA. The role of hexamethylmelamine in the combination chemotherapy of advanced ovarian cancer: a comparison of hexamethylmelamine, cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, and cisplatin (H-CAP) versus cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, and cisplatin (CAP). Am. J. Clin. Oncol. 1990 Oct; 13(5): 410-5. PMID: 2121019, ISSN: 0277-3732.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2121019.
  • Fleischer AC, Burnett LS, Murray MJ, Jones HW. Intraoperative guidance for intrauterine procedures with transrectal sonography. Radiology. 1990 Aug; 176(2): 576-7. PMID: 2195598, DOI: 10.1148/radiology.176.2.2195598, ISSN: 0033-8419.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2195598.
  • Kaufman AJ, Worrell J, Bain RS, Jones HW, Winfield AC. American Cancer Society's Breast Cancer Detection Awareness Program: the 1988 middle Tennessee experience. South. Med. J. 1990 Jun; 83(6): 618-20. PMID: 2356492, ISSN: 0038-4348.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2356492.
  • Hainsworth JD, Burnett LS, Jones HW, Grosh WW, Johnson DH, Greco FA. High-dose cisplatin combination chemotherapy in the treatment of advanced epithelial ovarian carcinoma. J. Clin. Oncol. 1990 Mar; 8(3): 502-8. PMID: 2407811, ISSN: 0732-183X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2407811.
  • Strnad CM, Grosh WW, Baxter J, Burnett LS, Jones HW, Greco FA, Hainsworth JD. Peritoneal carcinomatosis of unknown primary site in women. A distinctive subset of adenocarcinoma. Ann. Intern. Med. 1989 Aug 8/1/1989; 111(3): 213-7. PMID: 2502058, ISSN: 0003-4819.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2502058.
  • Gordon AN, Fleischer AC, Dudley BS, Drolshagan LF, Kalemeris GC, Partain CL, Jones HW, Burnett LS. Preoperative assessment of myometrial invasion of endometrial adenocarcinoma by sonography (US) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Gynecol. Oncol. 1989 Aug; 34(2): 175-9. PMID: 2666284, PII: 0090-8258(89)90136-4, ISSN: 0090-8258.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2666284.
  • Gordon AN, Jensen R, Jones HW. Squamous carcinoma of the cervix complicating pregnancy: recurrence in episiotomy after vaginal delivery. Obstet Gynecol. 1989 May; 73(5 Pt 2): 850-2. PMID: 2704517, ISSN: 0029-7844.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2704517.
  • Trimble EL, Jones HW. Management of stage II endometrial adenocarcinoma. Obstet Gynecol. 1988 Mar; 71(3 Pt 1): 323-6. PMID: 3347415, ISSN: 0029-7844.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3347415.
  • Hainsworth JD, Grosh WW, Burnett LS, Jones HW, Wolff SN, Greco FA. Advanced ovarian cancer: long-term results of treatment with intensive cisplatin-based chemotherapy of brief duration. Ann. Intern. Med. 1988 Feb; 108(2): 165-70. PMID: 3124679, ISSN: 0003-4819.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3124679.
  • Grosh WW, Jones HW, Burnett LS, Greco FA. Malignant mixed mesodermal tumors of the uterus and ovary treated with cisplatin-based combination chemotherapy. Gynecol. Oncol. 1986 Nov; 25(3): 334-9. PMID: 3023205, ISSN: 0090-8258.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3023205.