Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

2020

A comprehensive national survey on thoughts of leaving residency, alternative career paths, and reasons for staying in general surgery training

Ellis, R. J., Holmstrom, A. L., Hewitt, D. B., Engelhardt, K. E., Yang, A. D., Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Hu, Y. Y., Feb 2020, In : American journal of surgery. 219, 2, p. 227-232 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Adequate Lymphadenectomy as a Quality Measure in Esophageal Cancer: Is there an Association with Treatment Approach?

Schlick, C. J. R., Khorfan, R., Odell, D. D., Merkow, R. P. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of surgical oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Adrenalectomy for Primary Aldosteronism: Significant Variability in Work-Up Strategies and Low Guideline Adherence in Worldwide Daily Clinical Practice

International CONNsortium*, Jun 1 2020, In : World journal of surgery. 44, 6, p. 1905-1915 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

ASO Author Reflections: Achieving Adequate Lymphadenectomy in Esophageal Cancer Resection

Schlick, C. J. R. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of surgical oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ASO Author Reflections: Margin Positivity Following Esophageal Cancer Resection is Associated with Treatment Decisions

Schlick, C. J. R. & Bentrem, D. J., May 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 5, p. 1508-1509 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

ASO Author Reflections: Neoadjuvant Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer—Standard of Care or Still Worth Debating?

Chawla, A. & Wang, J., Apr 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 4, p. 1201-1202 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Association of preoperative biliary drainage technique with postoperative outcomes among patients with resectable hepatobiliary malignancy

Hu, Q. L., Liu, J. B., Ellis, R. J., Liu, J. Y., Yang, A. D., D'Angelica, M. I., Ko, C. Y. & Merkow, R. P., Feb 2020, In : HPB. 22, 2, p. 249-257 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Survey of American Thyroid Association Members Regarding the 2015 Adult Thyroid Nodule and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Clinical Practice Guidelines

Sawka, A. M., Gagliardi, A. R., Haymart, M. R., Sturgeon, C., Bernet, V., Hoff, K., Angelos, P., Brito, J. P., Haugen, B. R., Kim, B., Kopp, P. A., Mandel, S. J., Ross, D. S., Samuels, M., Sarne, D., Sinclair, C. & Jonklaas, J., Jan 2020, In : Thyroid. 30, 1, p. 25-33 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Textbook Answer to the Debate About Medicare’s Prospective Payment System Exemption?

Brajcich, B. C. & Merkow, R. P., Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1730-1732 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Clinical staging in pancreatic adenocarcinoma underestimates extent of disease

Chawla, A., Wo, J., Castillo, C. F. D., Ferrone, C. R., Ryan, D. P., Hong, T. S., Blaszkowsky, L. S., Lillemoe, K. D. & Qadan, M., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Pancreatology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Communication between general practitioners and medical specialists in the referral process: A cross-sectional survey in 34 countries

Scaioli, G., Schäfer, W. L. A., Boerma, W. G. W., Spreeuwenberg, P. M. M., Schellevis, F. G. & Groenewegen, P. P., Mar 17 2020, In : BMC Family Practice. 21, 1, 54.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Cumulative Effect of Flexible Duty-hour Policies on Resident Outcomes: Long-term Follow-up Results From the FIRST Trial

Khorfan, R., Yuce, T. K., Love, R., Yang, A. D., Chung, J., Hoyt, D. B., Lewis, F. R. & Bilimoria, K. Y., May 1 2020, In : Annals of surgery. 271, 5, p. 791-798 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Diagnosis and Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism

Zhu, C. Y., Sturgeon, C. & Yeh, M. W., Mar 24 2020, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 323, 12, p. 1186-1187 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Dissatisfaction with Medical and Surgical Residency Training Is Consistently Higher for Women than for Men

Dine, C. J., Liu, M., Asch, D. A., Bellini, L. M., Bilimoria, K. Y., Desai, S. V. & Shea, J. A., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 35, 1, p. 374-376 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Duty Hour Reform and the Outcomes of Patients Treated by New Surgeons

Kelz, R. R., Niknam, B. A., Sellers, M. M., Sharpe, J. E., Rosenbaum, P. R., Hill, A. S., Zhou, H., Hochman, L. L., Bilimoria, K. Y., Itani, K., Romano, P. S. & Silber, J. H., Apr 1 2020, In : Annals of surgery. 271, 4, p. 599-605 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Evaluation of Changes in Quality Improvement Knowledge Following a Formal Educational Curriculum Within a Statewide Learning Collaborative

ISQIC Advisory Committee, Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Surgical Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Failure to administer recommended chemotherapy: Acceptable variation or cancer care quality blind spot?

Ellis, R. J., Schlick, C. J. R., Feinglass, J., Mulcahy, M. F., Benson, A. B., Kircher, S. M., Yang, T. D., Odell, D. D., Bilimoria, K. & Merkow, R. P., Feb 1 2020, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 29, 2, p. 103-112 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Financial burden and quality of life among thyroid cancer survivors

Mongelli, M. N., Giri, S., Peipert, B. J., Helenowski, I. B., Yount, S. E. & Sturgeon, C., Mar 2020, In : Surgery (United States). 167, 3, p. 631-637 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Hospital variation in use of prophylactic drains following hepatectomy

Ellis, R. J., Brajcich, B. C., Ko, C. Y., Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Yopp, A. C., D'Angelica, M. I. & Merkow, R. P., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : HPB.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Is there value in cancer center accreditation?

Schlick, C. J. R. & Yang, A. D., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : American journal of surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Kernwaarden van Nederlandse huisartsen in internationaal perspectief

Translated title of the contribution: Core values of Dutch general practitioners in an international perspectiveGroenewegen, P., Schäfer, W., Schellevis, F. & Boerma, W., Jul 1 2020, In : Huisarts en Wetenschap. 63, 7, p. 57-61 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Management of Cancer Surgery Cases During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Considerations

for the Society of Surgical Oncology, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1717-1720 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
12 Scopus citations

Margin Positivity in Resectable Esophageal Cancer: Are there Modifiable Risk Factors?

Schlick, C. J. R., Khorfan, R., Odell, D. D., Merkow, R. P. & Bentrem, D. J., May 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 5, p. 1496-1507 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Mistreatment and Burnout in Surgical Residency Training. Reply

Hu, Y. Y., Ellis, R. J. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Feb 6 2020, In : The New England journal of medicine. 382, 6, p. 582-583 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Multi-institution Evaluation of Adherence to Comprehensive Postoperative VTE Chemoprophylaxis

Illinois Surgical Quality Improvement Collaborative (ISQIC), Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgery. 271, 6, p. 1072-1079 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

National evaluation of racial/ethnic discrimination in us surgical residency programs

Yuce, T. K., Turner, P. L., Glass, C., Hoyt, D. B., Nasca, T., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Hu, Y. Y., Jun 2020, In : JAMA surgery. 155, 6, p. 526-528 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

National Use of Chemotherapy in Initial Management of Stage I Pancreatic Cancer and Failure to Perform Subsequent Resection

Ellis, R. J., Ho, J. W., Schlick, C. J. R., Merkow, R. P., Bentrem, D. J., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Yang, A. D., Mar 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 3, p. 909-918 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoadjuvant Therapy is Associated with Improved Survival in Borderline-Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

Chawla, A., Molina, G., Pak, L. M., Rosenthal, M., Mancias, J. D., Clancy, T. E., Wolpin, B. M. & Wang, J., Apr 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 4, p. 1191-1200 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Outcomes associated with insertion of indwelling urinary catheters by medical students in the operating room following implementation of a simulation-based curriculum

Barnum, T., Tatebe, L. C., Halverson, A. L., Helenowski, I. B., Yang, A. D. & Odell, D. D., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Academic Medicine. p. 435-441 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Post Hepatectomy Liver Failure Risk Calculator for Preoperative and Early Postoperative Period Following Major Hepatectomy

Liu, J. Y., Ellis, R. J., Hu, Q. L., Cohen, M. E., Hoyt, D. B., Yang, A. D., Bentrem, D. J., Ko, C. Y., Pawlik, T. M., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Merkow, R. P., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 8, p. 2868-2876 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Post-operative complications and readmissions following outpatient elective Nissen fundoplication

Yuce, T. K., Ellis, R. J., Merkow, R. P., Soper, N. J., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Odell, D. D., May 1 2020, In : Surgical endoscopy. 34, 5, p. 2143-2148 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Practical Guide to Comparative Effectiveness Research Using Observational Data

Merkow, R. P., Schwartz, T. A. & Nathens, A. B., Apr 2020, In : JAMA surgery. 155, 4, p. 349-350 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

Preoperative patient education and patient preparedness are associated with less postoperative use of opioids

Khorfan, R., Shallcross, M. L., Yu, B., Sanchez, N., Parilla, S., Coughlin, J. M., Johnson, J. K., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Stulberg, J. J., May 2020, In : Surgery (United States). 167, 5, p. 852-858 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Preserving an academic mission in the face of clinical productivity targets: Where is the academic surgeon's carrot?

Massarweh, N. N., Lemaire, S. A. & Merkow, R. P., Feb 1 2020, In : Annals of surgery. 271, 2, p. 223-224 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Open Access

Prevalence, Types, and Sources of Bullying Reported by US General Surgery Residents in 2019

Zhang, L. M., Ellis, R. J., Ma, M., Cheung, E. O., Hoyt, D. B., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Hu, Y. Y., May 26 2020, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 323, 20, p. 2093-2095 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Surgery for multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1-related insulinoma: long-term outcomes in a large international cohort

(on behalf of the DutchMEN study group) & the International MEN1 Insulinoma Study Group, 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : British Journal of Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

The Chicago Consensus on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies: Management of Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor, Breast, and Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

Chicago Consensus Working Group, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1793-1797 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The Chicago Consensus on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies: Management of Gastric Metastases

Chicago Consensus Working Group, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1768-1773 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The Chicago Consensus on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies: Management of Colorectal Metastases

Chicago Consensus Working Group, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1761-1767 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

The Chicago Consensus on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies: Management of Peritoneal Mesothelioma

Chicago Consensus Working Group, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1774-1779 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The Chicago Consensus on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies: Management of Neuroendocrine Tumors

Chicago Consensus Working Group, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1788-1792 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The Chicago Consensus on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies: Management of Ovarian Neoplasms

Chicago Consensus Working Group, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1780-1787 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The Chicago Consensus on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies: Standards

Chicago Consensus Working Group, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1743-1752 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The Chicago Consensus on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies: Management of Appendiceal Neoplasms

Chicago Consensus Working Group, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1753-1760 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

The Chicago Consensus on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies: Palliative Care Considerations

Chicago Consensus Working Group, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1798-1804 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations