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Jack Fu, M.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Office Address

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd.
Unit Number: 1414
Houston, TX 77030
Room Number: FCT5.6016
Phone: 713-745-2327
Fax: 713-792-6092

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2002 University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, MD, Medicine
1998 University of Saint Thomas, Houston, TX, BS, Summa Cum Laude, Economics/Biology

Postgraduate Training

7/2006-4/2007 Clinical Fellowship, Brain Injury, Baylor College of Medicine/University of Texas-Houston-PM&R Alliance, Houston, TX, Sunil Kothari, MD
7/2003-6/2006 Clinical Residency, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine/University of Texas-Houston-PM&R Alliance, Houston, TX, Gerard Francisco, MD
7/2002-6/2003 Clinical Internship, Internal Medicine, Ohio State University Medical School, Columbus, OH, Catherine Lucey, MD

Board Certifications

5/2007 American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Experience/Service

Administrative Appointments/Responsibilities

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 5/2007-present

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Fu J, Nelson M, Bruera E. Inpatient Rehabilitation of Cerebellopontine Angle Epidermoid Cysts: 3 Case Reports. Neurosurg Q. In Press.
2. Fu J, Ngo A, Shin K, Bruera E.. Botulinum Toxin Injection and Phenol Nerve Block for Reduction of End of Life Pain. J Palliat Med 16(12):1637-40, 12/2013. PMID: 24236959.
3. Fu J, Lee J, Smith DW, Shin K, Guo Y, Bruera E.. Frequency and Reasons for Return to the Primary Acute Care Service among Lymphoma Patients Undergoing Inpatient Rehabilitation. PM&R. e-Pub 12/2013. PMID: 24384360.
4. Nelson M, Palmer JL, Fu JB, Williams JL, Yadav RR, Guo Y. Effect of hyponatremia on cancer patients' in-patient rehabilitation length of stay. Eur J Cancer Care. e-Pub 10/2013. PMID: 24127815.
5. Fu J, Gutierrez C, Guo Y, Palla S, Bruera E.. Use of Injectable Spasticity Management Agents in a Cancer Center. Support Care Cancer 21(5):1227-32, 5/2013. PMID: 23142955.
6. Fu J, Lee J, Smith DW, Bruera E. Frequency and Reasons for Return to the Primary Acute Care Service Among Leukemia Patients Undergoing Inpatient Rehabilitation. Am J Phys Med Rehabil 92(3):215-22, 3/2013. PMID: 23117267.
7. Fu J, Lee J, Smith DW, Guo Y, Bruera E. Return to Primary Service Among Bone Marrow Transplant Rehabilitation Inpatients: An Index for Predicting Outcomes. Arch Phys Med Rehab 94(2):356-61, 2/2013. PMID: 23022262.
8. Shin KY, Guo Y, Konzen B, Fu J, Yadav R, Bruera E. Inpatient Cancer Rehabilitation: The Experience of a National Comprehensive Cancer Center. Am J Phys Med Rehab 90((5 Suppl 1)):S63-8, 5/2011. PMID: 21765265.
9. Guo Y, Fu J, Palmer JL, Hanohano J, Cote C, Bruera E. Comparison of Post-operative Rehabilitation in Cancer Patients Undergoing Internal and External Hemipelvectomy. Arch Phys Med Rehab 92:620-5, 4/2011. PMID: 21440708.
10. Fu J, Parsons HA, Shin KY, Guo Y, Konzen BS, Yadav RR, Smith DW. Comparison of Functional Outcomes in Low- and High-Grade Astrocytoma Rehabilitation Inpatients. Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89(3):205-12, 3/2010. PMID: 20068429.

Editorials

1. Fu J. The State of Cancer Rehabilitation. Journal of Palliative Care & Medicine 2(4):1000e117, 6/2012.

Abstracts

1. Nelson M, Palmer JL, Fu JB, Williams JL, Yadav RR, Guo Y. Effect of hyponatremia on cancer patients' in-patient rehabilitation length of stay. J Clin Oncol (#suppl; abstr e20626), 9/2013.
2. Fu J, Lee J, Smith D, Guo Y, Shin K, Bruera E. Frequency and Reasons for Return to the Primary Acute Care Service among Lymphoma Patients Undergoing Inpatient Rehabilitation, 2013 American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Annual Assembly, Washington, DC. PM&R 5(9):S144, 9/2013.
3. Fu J, Ngo A. Botulinum Toxin Injection for End of Life Pain. 2012 American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Annual Assembly, Atlanta, GA. PM&R 4(10):S210, 10/2012.
4. Fu J, Nelson MB, Bruera E. Inpatient Rehabilitation of Cerebellopontine Angle Epidermoid Cysts: Report of 3 Cases. 2012 American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Annual Assembly, Atlanta, GA, 11/16/2012. PM&R 4(10):S2010-S211, 10/2012.
5. Fu J, Lee J, Smith D, Guo Y, Bruera E, Shin K, Konzen B, Yadav R. Bone Marrow Transplant Inpatient Rehabilitation Return to Primary Service Among Bone Marrow Transplant Rehabilitation Inpatients: An Index for Predicting Outcomes, Proceedings of the Acta Oncologia, European Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 9/2012.
6. Fu J, Lee J, Smith D, Bruera E, Shin K, Guo Y, Yadav R, Konzen B. Frequency and Reasons for Return to the Primary Acute Care Service Among Leukemia Patients Undergoing Inpatient Rehabilitation, Proceedings of the Acta Oncologia, European Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 9/2012.
7. Shin KY, Guo Y, Fu J, Konzen B, Yadav R, Ng A. Inpatient Cancer Rehabilitation Following Acute Palliative Care; Initial Outcomes from a National Comprehensive Cancer Center, Proceedings of Acta Oncologia, European Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 9/2012.
8. Fu J, Lee J, Smith DW. Return to Primary Service Among Bone Marrow Transplant Rehabilitation Inpatients: An Index for Predicting Outcomes. J Clin Oncol (#suppl: abstr e19509), 9/2012.
9. Fu J, Gutierrez C, Guo Y, Palla S, Bruera E. Use of Injectable Spasticity Management Agents in a Cancer Center, Proceedings of the Acta Oncologia, European Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 9/2012.
10. Fu J, Parson H, Konzen B. Functional Outcomes and Return to Primary Service Among Bone Marrow Transplant Rehabilitation Inpatients. Arch Phys Med Rehab 90(10):e38, 10/2009.
11. Fu J, Parson HA, Bianty JR, Smith DW. Comparison of Inpatient Rehabilitation Outcomes for Astrocytoma Patients. 35th Clinical Oncologic Society of Australia Annual Scientific Meeting, Sydney, Australia. Asia Pac J Clin Oncol 4(Suppl. 2):lxvi (#387), 11/2008.

Book Chapters

1. Asher A, Fu J. Case Number 51: Patient with metastatic breast cancer, who had a mastectomy complicated by lymphedema. In: Case Studies in Pain Management. Cambridge Press. In Press.
2. Fu J, Asher A. Exercise Therapy and Fatigue Management. In: Essentials of Interventional Pain Medicine: A Technique and Applications Guide to treating the Cancer Pain Population. Springer. In Press.
3. Fu J. Long Term and Late Effects of Survivorship/Rehabilitation. In: Survivorship - Cancer Care Series. M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. In Press.
4. Fu J. CNS Radiation Effects. In: Cancer Rehabilitation Quick Reference. Demos Medical, 116-117, 2014.
5. Fu J. Leptomeningeal Disease. In: Cancer Rehabilitation Quick Reference. Demos Medical, 20-21, 2014.
6. Fu J. Metastatic Brain Tumors. In: Cancer Rehabilitation Quick Reference. Demos Medical, 22-24, 2014.
7. Fu J. Performance Measures. In: In Cancer Rehabilitation Quick Reference. Demos Medical, 8-10, 2014.
8. Fu J. Primary Brain Tumors. In: Cancer Rehabilitation Quick Reference. Demos Medical, 24-25, 2014.
9. Fu J. Spasticity. In: Cancer Rehabilitation Quick Reference. Demos Medical, 128-129, 2014.
10. Fu J, Asher A.. Rehabilitation management of hematologic malignancies and bone marrow transplant (adults and pediatrics). In: PM&R Knowledge Now, 2013.
11. Fu J, Shin K. Rehabilitation. In: The M. D. Anderson Manual of Medical Oncology, Second Edition. McGraw Hill, 1351-65, 2011.
12. Fu J, Shin KY, Gillis TA. Rehabilitation Medicine Interventions. In: Cancer Pain, Second Edition, 354-376, 2009.

Books (edited and written)

1. Associate Editor. Cancer Rehabilitation Medicine Quick Reference, 2014.

Last updated: 4/2/2014