Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

2013

Effect of including cancer-specific variables on risk-adjusted hospital surgical quality comparisons

Merkow, R. P., Bentrem, D. J., Winchester, D. P., Stewart, A. K., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jun 1 2013, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 20, 6, p. 1766-1773 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Effect of postoperative complications on adjuvant chemotherapy use for stage III colon cancer

Merkow, R. P., Bentrem, D. J., Mulcahy, M. F., Chung, J. W., Abbott, D. E., Kmiecik, T. E., Stewart, A. K., Winchester, D. P., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2013, In : Annals of surgery. 258, 6, p. 847-853 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Efficiency of colorectal cancer care among veterans: Analysis of treatment wait times at veterans affairs medical centers

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y., Sherman, K. L., McCarter, M. D., Gordon, H. S. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of oncology practice. 9, 4, p. e154-e163

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Evaluation of surveillance bias and the validity of the venous thromboembolism quality measure

Bilimoria, K. Y., Chung, J., Ju, M. H., Haut, E. R., Bentrem, D. J., Ko, C. Y. & Baker, D. W., Oct 18 2013, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 310, 14, p. 1482-1489 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

127 Scopus citations

Fluorescence endoscopy of cathepsin activity discriminates dysplasia from colitis

Gounaris, E., Martin, J., Ishihara, Y., Khan, M. W., Lee, G., Sinh, P., Chen, E. Z., Angarone, M., Weissleder, R., Khazaie, K. & Barrett, T. A., Jun 1 2013, In : Inflammatory bowel diseases. 19, 7, p. 1339-1345 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

27 Scopus citations

Gastric cancer, version 2.2013

Ajani, J. A., Bentrem, D. J., Besh, S., D'Amico, T. A., Das, P., Denlinger, C., Fakih, M. G., Fuchs, C. S., Gerdes, H., Glasgow, R. E., Hayman, J. A., Hofstetter, W. L., Ilson, D. H., Keswani, R. N., Kleinberg, L. R., Korn, W. M., Lockhart, A. C., Meredith, K., Mulcahy, M. F., Orringer, M. B. & 11 others, Posey, J. A., Sasson, A. R., Scott, W. J., Strong, V. E., Varghese, T. K., Warren, G., Washington, M. K., Willett, C., Wright, C. D., McMillian, N. R. & Sundar, H., Jan 1 2013, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 11, 5, p. 531-546 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

300 Scopus citations

Human acellular dermis versus submuscular tissue expander breast reconstruction: A multivariate analysis of short-term complications

Davila, A. A., Seth, A. K., Wang, E., Hanwright, P., Bilimoria, K., Fine, N. & Kim, J. Y. S., Jan 1 2013, In : Archives of Plastic Surgery. 40, 1, p. 19-27 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations
34 Scopus citations

Is Illinois heeding the call to regionalize pancreatic surgery?

Hayman, A. V., Fisher, M. J., Kluz, T., Merkow, R. P., Wang, E. C. & Bentrem, D. J., Jun 1 2013, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 107, 7, p. 685-691 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Letter to the editor

Lewallen, D. G. & Etkin, C. D., Jan 1 2013, In : Orthopaedic Nursing. 32, 1, p. 4-5 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Liver Metastases

Sherman, K. L. & Mahvi, D. M., Oct 22 2013, Abeloff's Clinical Oncology: Fifth Edition. Elsevier Inc, p. 778-793 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nomograms to predict risk of in-hospital and post-discharge venous thromboembolism after abdominal and thoracic surgery: An American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis

Shah, D. R., Wang, H., Bold, R. J., Yang, X., Martinez, S. R., Yang, A. D., Khatri, V. P., Wisner, D. H. & Canter, R. J., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 183, 1, p. 462-471 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Optimizing ACS NSQIP modeling for evaluation of surgical quality and risk: Patient risk adjustment, procedure mix adjustment, shrinkage adjustment, and surgical focus

Cohen, M. E., Ko, C. Y., Bilimoria, K. Y., Zhou, L., Huffman, K., Wang, X., Liu, Y., Kraemer, K., Meng, X., Merkow, R., Chow, W., Matel, B., Richards, K., Hart, A. J., Dimick, J. B. & Hall, B. L., Aug 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 217, 2, p. 336-346.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

297 Scopus citations

Overcoming specialty bias

Sherman, K. L., Wayne, J. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jul 1 2013, In : JAMA Surgery. 148, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

PI3K/AKT signaling is essential for communication between tissue-infiltrating mast cells, macrophages, and epithelial cells in colitis-induced cancer

Khan, M. W., Keshavarzian, A., Gounaris, E., Melson, J. E., Cheon, E. C., Blatner, N. R., Chen, Z. E., Tsai, F. N., Lee, G., Ryu, H., Barrett, T. A., Bentrem, D. J., Beckhove, P. & Khazaie, K., May 1 2013, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 19, 9, p. 2342-2354 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Predicting aggressive behavior in nonfunctioning pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

Cherenfant, J., Stocker, S. J., Gage, M. K., Du, H., Thurow, T. A., Odeleye, M., Schimpke, S. W., Kaul, K. L., Hall, C. R., Lamzabi, I., Gattuso, P., Winchester, D. J., Marsh, R. W., Roggin, K. K., Bentrem, D. J., Baker, M. S., Prinz, R. A. & Talamonti, M. S., Oct 1 2013, In : Surgery (United States). 154, 4, p. 785-793 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Risk profiles and outcomes of total laparoscopic hysterectomy compared with laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy

Hanwright, P. J., Mioton, L. M., Thomassee, M. S., Bilimoria, K. Y., Van Arsdale, J., Brill, E. & Kim, J. Y. S., Apr 1 2013, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 121, 4, p. 781-787 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Surgeons' perceptions of public reporting of hospital and individual surgeon quality

Sherman, K. L., Gordon, E. J., Mahvi, D. M., Chung, J., Bentrem, D. J., Holl, J. L. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2013, In : Medical Care. 51, 12, p. 1069-1075 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Surgical quality measurement: An evolving science

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Ko, C. Y., Jul 1 2013, In : JAMA surgery. 148, 7, p. 586-587 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

13 Scopus citations

The cost-effectiveness of neoadjuvant chemoradiation is superior to a surgery-first approach in the treatment of pancreatic head adenocarcinoma

Abbott, D. E., Tzeng, C. W. D., Merkow, R. P., Cantor, S. B., Chang, G. J., Katz, M. H., Bentrem, D. J., Bilimoria, K. Y., Crane, C. H., Varadhachary, G. R., Abbruzzese, J. L., Wolff, R. A., Lee, J. E., Evans, D. B. & Fleming, J. B., Feb 11 2013, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 20, 3 SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

The differential effect of BMI on prosthetic versus autogenous breast reconstruction: A multivariate analysis of 12,986 patients

Hanwright, P. J., Davila, A. A., Hirsch, E. M., Khan, S. A., Fine, N. A., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Kim, J. Y. S., Oct 2013, In : Breast. 22, 5, p. 938-945 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

The influence of BMI on perioperative morbidity following abdominal hysterectomy

Khavanin, N., Lovecchio, F. C., Hanwright, P. J., Brill, E., Milad, M., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Kim, J. Y. S., Jun 2013, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 208, 6, p. 449.e1-449.e6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
16 Scopus citations

To ablate or not to ablate? that is the question.

Sherman, K. L. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2013, In : JAMA Surgery. 148, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

To ablate or not to ablate?

Sherman, K. L. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2013, In : JAMA Surgery. 148, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

28 Scopus citations

Utilization of sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ undergoing mastectomy

Shah, D. R., Canter, R. J., Khatri, V. P., Bold, R. J., Yang, A. D. & Martinez, S. R., Jan 1 2013, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 20, 1, p. 24-30 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations
153 Scopus citations

Validity and feasibility of the American college of surgeons colectomy composite outcome quality measure

Merkow, R. P., Hall, B. L., Cohen, M. E., Wang, X., Adams, J. L., Chow, W. B., Lawson, E. H., Bilimoria, K. Y., Richards, K. & Ko, C. Y., Mar 1 2013, In : Annals of surgery. 257, 3, p. 483-489 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations
2014

A case for improving measurement of intraoperative iatrogenic injuries

Paruch, J. L., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Sep 1 2014, In : JAMA surgery. 149, 9, p. 887-888 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2 Scopus citations

Adherence with postdischarge venous thromboembolism chemoprophylaxis recommendations after colorectal cancer surgery among elderly medicare beneficiaries

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y., Sohn, M. W., Oh, E. H., Sellers, M. M., Paruch, J. L., Chung, J. W. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2014, In : Annals of surgery. 260, 1, p. 103-108 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

An evaluation of differences in risk factors for individual types of surgical site infections after colon surgery

Segal, C. G., Waller, D. K., Tilley, B., Piller, L. & Bilimoria, K., Nov 1 2014, In : Surgery (United States). 156, 5, p. 1253-1260 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

An opportunity to improve informed consent and shared decision making: The role of the ACS NSQIP surgical risk calculator in oncology

Paruch, J. L., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2014, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 21, 1, p. 5-7 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

35 Scopus citations

Assessment of multimodality therapy use for extremity sarcoma in the United States

Sherman, K. L., Wayne, J. D., Chung, J., Agulnik, M., Attar, S., Hayes, J. P., Laskin, W. B., Peabody, T. D., Bentrem, D. J., Pollock, R. E. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Apr 2014, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 109, 5, p. 395-404 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Association between hospital imaging use and venous thromboembolism events rates based on clinical data

Ju, M. H., Chung, J. W., Kinnier, C. V., Bentrem, D. J., Mahvi, D. M., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Sep 2014, In : Annals of surgery. 260, 3, p. 558-566 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Association of the 2011 ACGME resident duty hour reform with general surgery patient outcomes and with resident examination performance

Rajaram, R., Chung, J. W., Jones, A. T., Cohen, M. E., Dahlke, A. R., Ko, C. Y., Tarpley, J. L., Lewis, F. R., Hoyt, D. B. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 10 2014, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 312, 22, p. 2374-2384 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Scopus citations

Autophagy is a survival mechanism of acute myelogenous leukemia precursors during dual mTORC2/mTORC1 targeting

Altman, J. K., Szilard, A., Goussetis, D. J., Sassano, A., Colamonici, M., Gounaris, E., Frankfurt, O., Giles, F. J., Eklund, E. A., Beauchamp, E. M. & Platanias, L. C., May 1 2014, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 20, 9, p. 2400-2409 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

BET bromodomain inhibitors block growth of pancreatic cancer cells in three-dimensional collagen

Sahai, V., Kumar, K., Knab, L. M., Chow, C. R., Raza, S. S., Bentrem, D. J., Ebine, K. & Munshi, H. G., Jul 2014, In : Molecular cancer therapeutics. 13, 7, p. 1907-1917 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

CA 19-9 nonproduction is associated with poor survival after resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma

Hayman, A. V., Stocker, S. J., Baker, M. S., Bentrem, D. J., Prinz, R. A., De Marsh, R. W. & Talamonti, M. S., Jan 1 2014, In : American Journal of Clinical Oncology: Cancer Clinical Trials. 37, 6, p. 550-554 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Cancer recurrence: An important but missing variable in national cancer registries

In, H., Bilimoria, K. Y., Stewart, A. K., Wroblewski, K. E., Posner, M. C., Talamonti, M. S. & Winchester, D. P., Jan 1 2014, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 21, 5, p. 1520-1529 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Cholecystitis

Knab, L. M., Boller, A. M. & Mahvi, D. M., Apr 2014, In : Surgical Clinics of North America. 94, 2, p. 455-470 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

40 Scopus citations
92 Scopus citations

Comparison of postoperative complication risk prediction approaches based on factors known preoperatively to surgeons versus patients

Dahlke, A. R., Merkow, R. P., Chung, J. W., Kinnier, C. V., Cohen, M. E., Sohn, M. W., Paruch, J., Holl, J. L. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2014, In : Surgery (United States). 156, 1, p. 39-45 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Comparison of tumor markers for predicting outcomes after resection of nonfunctioning pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

Cherenfant, J., Talamonti, M. S., Hall, C. R., Thurow, T. A., Gage, M. K., Stocker, S. J., Lapin, B., Wang, E., Silverstein, J. C., Mangold, K., Odeleye, M., Kaul, K. L., Lamzabi, I., Gattuso, P., Winchester, D. J., Marsh, R. W., Roggin, K. K., Bentrem, D. J., Baker, M. S. & Prinz, R. A., Jan 1 2014, In : Surgery (United States). 156, 6, p. 1504-1511 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Development of a composite measure of state-level malpractice environment

Chung, J. W., Sohn, M. W., Merkow, R. P., Oh, E. H., Minami, C., Black, B. S. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Apr 2014, In : Health Services Research. 49, 2, p. 751-766 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Discussion

Mahvi, D. & Lillemoe, K. D., Oct 1 2014, In : Surgery (United States). 156, 4, p. 7-8 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

25 Scopus citations

Effect of wound classification on risk adjustment in American College of Surgeons NSQIP

Ju, M. H., Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Latus, M. S., Scholl, L. M., Schwab, B. J., Byrd, C. M., Ko, C. Y., Dellinger, E. P. & Hall, B. L., Sep 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 219, 3, p. 371-381.e5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations