Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

2016

Does decreasing variability affect quality?

Mahvi, D. M., Feb 1 2016, In : JAMA Surgery. 151, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2 Scopus citations

Doubling of 30-day mortality by 90 days after esophagectomy: A critica l measure of outcomes for quality improvement

In, H., Palis, B. E., Merkow, R. P., Posner, M. C., Ferguson, M. K., Winchester, D. P. & Pezzi, C. M., 2016, In : Annals of Surgery. 263, 2, p. 286-291 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Early detection of new melanomas by patients with melanoma and their partners using a structured skin self-examination skills training intervention a randomized clinical trial

Robinson, J. K., Wayne, J. D., Martini, M. C., Hultgren, B. A., Mallett, K. A. & Turrisi, R., Sep 1 2016, In : JAMA dermatology. 152, 9, p. 979-985 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Enhanced local and systemic anti-melanoma CD8+ T cell responses after memory T cell-based adoptive immunotherapy in mice

Contreras, A., Sen, S., Tatar, A. J., Mahvi, D. A., Meyers, J. V., Srinand, P., Suresh, M. & Cho, C. S., May 1 2016, In : Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy. 65, 5, p. 601-611 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Evaluating appropriate blood transfusion in cancer surgery

Odell, D. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jun 2016, In : JAMA surgery. 151, 6, p. 525-526 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

3 Scopus citations

Evaluation and Enhancement of Calibration in the American College of Surgeons NSQIP Surgical Risk Calculator

Liu, Y., Cohen, M. E., Hall, B. L., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 223, 2, p. 231-239 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations

Evaluation of an institutional project to improve venous thromboembolism prevention

Minami, C. A., Yang, A. D., Ju, M., Culver, E., Seifert, K., Kreutzer, L., Halverson, T., O'Leary, K. J. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 11, p. S29-S37

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

Evaluation of hospitals participating in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program

Sheils, C. R., Dahlke, A. R., Kreutzer, L., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Yang, A. D., Nov 1 2016, In : Surgery (United States). 160, 5, p. 1182-1188 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Evaluation of the ProPublica surgeon scorecard "adjusted complication rate" measure specifications

Ban, K. A., Cohen, M. E., Ko, C. Y., Friedberg, M. W., Stulberg, J. J., Zhou, L., Hall, B. L., Hoyt, D. B. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2016, In : Annals of surgery. 264, 4, p. 566-574 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Gall Bladder Cancer

Ertel, A. E., Bentrem, D. & Abbott, D. E., Jan 1 2016, In : Cancer Treatment and Research. 168, p. 101-120 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Gastric Cancer, Version 3.2016; Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology

Ajani, J. A., D'Amico, T. A., Almhanna, K., Bentrem, D. J., Chao, J., Das, P., Denlinger, C. S., Fanta, P., Farjah, F., Fuchs, C. S., Gerdes, H., Gibson, M., Glasgow, R. E., Hayman, J. A., Hochwald, S., Hofstetter, W. L., Ilson, D. H., Jaroszewski, D., Johung, K. L., Keswani, R. N. & 19 others, Kleinberg, L. R., Korn, W. M., Leong, S., Linn, C., Lockhart, A. C., Ly, Q. P., Mulcahy, M. F., Orringer, M. B., Perry, K. A., Poultsides, G. A., Scott, W. J., Strong, V. E., Washington, M. K., Weksler, B., Willett, C. G., Wright, C. D., Zelman, D., McMillian, N. & Sundar, H., Oct 1 2016, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 14, 10, p. 1286-1312 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

289 Scopus citations

Identification of Quality Measures for Performance of and Interpretation of Data From Esophageal Manometry

Yadlapati, R., Gawron, A. J., Keswani, R. N., Bilimoria, K. Y., Castell, D. O., Dunbar, K. B., Gyawali, C. P., Jobe, B. A., Katz, P. O., Katzka, D. A., Lacy, B. E., Massey, B. T., Richter, J. E., Schnoll-Sussman, F., Spechler, S. J., Tatum, R., Vela, M. F. & Pandolfino, J. E., Apr 1 2016, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 14, 4, p. 526-534.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Impact of the 2011 ACGME resident duty hour reform on hospital patient experience and processes-of-care

Rajaram, R., Saadat, L., Chung, J. W., Dahlke, A., Yang, A. D., Odell, D. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2016, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 25, 12, p. 962-970 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Importance of Adequate Lymphadenectomy in Gastrointestinal Cancer

Benjamin, A. & Merkow, R. P., Jan 1 2016, In : Cancer Treatment and Research. 168, p. 331-343 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

In Brief

Minami, C. A., Sheils, C. R., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Yang, A. D., Feb 1 2016, In : Current Problems in Surgery. 53, 2, p. 55-59 5 p., 509.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Is Health Services Research Important for Surgeons?

Ban, K. A. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Sep 1 2016, In : Advances in Surgery. 50, 1, p. 143-155 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Minimally Invasive vs. Open Hepatectomy: a Comparative Analysis of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Database

Bagante, F., Spolverato, G., Strasberg, S. M., Gani, F., Thompson, V., Hall, B. L., Bentrem, D. J., Pitt, H. A. & Pawlik, T. M., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 20, 9, p. 1608-1617 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

National cluster-randomized trial of duty-hour flexibility in surgical training

Bilimoria, K. Y., Chung, J. W., Hedges, L. V., Dahlke, A. R., Love, R., Cohen, M. E., Hoyt, D. B., Yang, A. D., Tarpley, J. L., Mellinger, J. D., Mahvi, D. M., Kelz, R. R., Ko, C. Y., Odell, D. D., Stulberg, J. J. & Lewis, F. R., Feb 25 2016, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 374, 8, p. 713-727 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

184 Scopus citations

National Cluster-Randomized Trial of Duty-Hour Flexibility in Surgical Training

Bilimoria, K. Y., Chung, J. W., Hedges, L. V., Dahlke, A. R., Love, R., Cohen, M. E., Hoyt, D. B., Yang, A. D., Tarpley, J. L., Mellinger, J. D., Mahvi, D. M., Kelz, R. R., Ko, C. Y., Odell, D. D., Stulberg, J. J. & Lewis, F. R., Jun 1 2016, In : Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. 71, 6, p. 348-350 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

National Evaluation of Hospital Performance on the New Commission on Cancer Melanoma Quality Measures

Minami, C. A., Wayne, J. D., Yang, A. D., Martini, M. C., Gerami, P., Chandra, S., Kuzel, T. M., Winchester, D. P., Palis, B. E. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Oct 1 2016, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 23, 11, p. 3548-3557 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

National Evaluation of the New Commission on Cancer Quality Measure for Postmastectomy Radiation Treatment for Breast Cancer

Minami, C. A., Bilimoria, K. Y., Hansen, N. M., Strauss, J. B., Hayes, J. P., Feinglass, J. M., Bethke, K. P., Rydzewski, N. R., Winchester, D. P., Palis, B. E. & Yang, A. D., Aug 1 2016, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 23, 8, p. 2446-2455 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Nationwide assessment of trends in choledocholithiasis managementin the United States from 1998 to 2013

Wandling, M. W., Hungness, E., Pavey, E. S., Stulberg, J. J., Schwab, B., Yang, A. D., Shapiro, M. B., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y. & Nathens, A. B., Dec 1 2016, In : JAMA surgery. 151, 12, p. 1125-1130 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Near-infrared fluorescence endoscopy to detect dysplastic lesions in the mouse colon

Gounaris, E., Ishihara, Y., Shrivastrav, M., Bentrem, D. & Barrett, T. A., Jan 1 2016, In : Methods in Molecular Biology. 1422, p. 137-147 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Near-Infrared Fluorescence Endoscopy to Detect Dysplastic Lesions in the Mouse Colon

Gounaris, E., Ishihara, Y., Shrivastav, M., Bentrem, D. & Barrett, T., 2016, Gastrointestinal Physiology and Diseases, Methods and Protocols. Ivanov A, I. (ed.). New York: Humana Press, Springer Nature, p. 137

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Outcomes of patients with multiple cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas

Pelster, M. W., Wayne, J. D. & Yoo, S., Jan 2016, In : JAMA Oncology. 2, 1, p. 130-131 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

Patterns and Predictors of Chemotherapy Use for Resected Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Rajaram, R., Paruch, J. L., Mohanty, S., Holl, J. L., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y., Winchester, D. P., Patel, J. D. & DeCamp, M. M., Feb 1 2016, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 101, 2, p. 533-540 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Patterns of hepatic resections in North America: use of concurrent partial resections and ablations

Gani, F., Thompson, V. M., Bentrem, D. J., Hall, B. L., Pitt, H. A. & Pawlik, T. M., Oct 1 2016, In : HPB. 18, 10, p. 813-820 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

PEDF inhibits pancreatic tumorigenesis by attenuating the fibroinflammatory reaction

Principe, D. R., DeCant, B., Diaz, A. M., Mangan, R. J., Hwang, R., Lowy, A., Shetuni, B. B., Sreekumar, B. K., Chung, C., Bentrem, D. J., Munshi, H. G., Jung, B., Grippo, P. J. & Bishehsari, F., May 10 2016, In : Oncotarget. 7, 19, p. 28218-28234 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Perception Is Reality: Quality metrics in pancreas surgery - A Central Pancreas Consortium (CPC) analysis of 1399 patients

Abbott, D. E., Martin, G., Kooby, D. A., Merchant, N. B., Squires, M. H., Maithel, S. K., Weber, S. M., Winslow, E. R., Cho, C. S., Bentrem, D. J., Kim, H. J., Scoggins, C. R., Martin, R. C., Parikh, A. A., Hawkins, W. G. & Ahmad, S. A., May 1 2016, In : HPB. 18, 5, p. 462-469 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Perioperative chemotherapy is associated with a survival advantage in early stage adenocarcinoma of the pancreatic head

Lutfi, W., Talamonti, M. S., Kantor, O., Wang, C. H., Liederbach, E., Stocker, S. J., Bentrem, D. J., Roggin, K. K., Winchester, D. J., Marsh, R., Prinz, R. A. & Baker, M. S., Sep 1 2016, In : Surgery (United States). 160, 3, p. 714-724 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Plexiform fibromyxoma with cotyledon‑like serosal growth: A case report of a rare gastric tumor and review of the literature

Kane, J. R., Lewis, N., Lin, R., Villa, C., Larson, A., Wayne, J. D., Yeldandi, A. V. & Laskin, W. B., Mar 2016, In : Oncology Letters. 11, 3, p. 2189-2194 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Preventing venous thromboembolism after surgery

Kreutzer, L., Minami, C. & Yang, A., May 17 2016, In : JAMA. 315, 19, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

6 Scopus citations

Process improvement in surgery

Minami, C. A., Sheils, C. R., Bilimoria, K. Y., Johnson, J. K., Berger, E. R., Berian, J. R., Englesbe, M. J., Guillamondegui, O. D., Hines, L. H., Cofer, J. B., Flum, D. R., Thirlby, R. C., Kazaure, H. S., Wren, S. M., O'Leary, K. J., Thurk, J. L., Kennedy, G. D., Tevis, S. E. & Yang, A. D., Feb 1 2016, In : Current problems in surgery. 53, 2, p. 62-96 35 p., 508.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Program director perceptions of surgical resident training and patient care under flexible duty hour requirements

Saadat, L. V., Dahlke, A. R., Rajaram, R., Kreutzer, L., Love, R., Odell, D. D., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Yang, A. D., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 222, 6, p. 1098-1105 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Public reporting of hospital-level cancer surgical volumes in California: An opportunity to inform decision making and improve quality

Clarke, C. A., Asch, S. M., Baker, L., Bilimoria, K., Dudley, R. A., Fong, N., Holliday-Hanson, M. L., Hopkins, D. S. P., Imholz, E. M., Malin, J., Moy, L., O'Sullivan, M., Parker, J. P., Saigal, C. S., Spurlock, B., Teleki, S., Zingmond, D. & Lang, L., Oct 2016, In : Journal of oncology practice. 12, 10, p. e944-e948

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Quality of primary health care in Poland from the perspective of the physicians providing it

Krztoń-Królewiecka, A., Oleszczyk, M., Schäfer, W. LA., Boerma, W. GW. & Windak, A., Nov 4 2016, In : BMC Family Practice. 17, 1, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Scopus citations

Reply

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2016, In : Annals of surgery. 263, 2, p. e27

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Role of operative complexity variables in risk adjustment for patients with cancer

Liu, J. B., Weber, S. M., Berian, J. R., Chen, S., Cohen, M. E., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Nov 1 2016, In : JAMA surgery. 151, 11, p. 1084-1086 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations

Should Oral Contrast Be Omitted in Patients with Suspected Appendicitis?

Saadat, L., Helenowski, I., Mahvi, D. & Boller, A. M., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 20, 6, p. 1150-1153 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soft tissue sarcoma, version 2.2016: Clinical practice guidelines in oncology

Von Mehren, M., Randall, R. L., Benjamin, R. S., Boles, S., Bui, M. M., Conrad, E. U., Ganjoo, K. N., George, S., Gonzalez, R. J., Heslin, M. J., Kane, J. M., Koon, H., Mayerson, J., McCarter, M., McGarry, S. V., Meyer, C., O'Donnell, R. J., Pappo, A. S., Paz, I. B., Petersen, I. A. & 9 others, Pfeifer, J. D., Riedel, R. F., Schuetze, S., Schupak, K. D., Schwartz, H. S., Tap, W. D., Wayne, J. D., Bergman, M. A. & Scavone, J., Jun 1 2016, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 14, 6, p. 758-786 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

139 Scopus citations

Surgical Management of Lymph Node Compartments in Papillary Thyroid Cancer

Sturgeon, C., Yang, A. & Elaraj, D., Jan 1 2016, In : Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America. 25, 1, p. 17-40 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Scopus citations

TGFβ signaling in the pancreatic tumor microenvironment promotes fibrosis and immune evasion to facilitate tumorigenesis

Principe, D. R., DeCant, B., Mascariñas, E., Wayne, E. A., Diaz, A. M., Akagi, N., Hwang, R., Pasche, B., Dawson, D. W., Fang, D., Bentrem, D. J., Munshi, H. G., Jung, B. & Grippo, P. J., May 1 2016, In : Cancer Research. 76, 9, p. 2525-2539 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

The American Joint Replacement Registry and Arthroplasty Today

Springer, B. D. & Etkin, C. D., Jun 1 2016, In : Arthroplasty Today. 2, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

The authors reply

Bilimoria, K. Y., Hoyt, D. B. & Lewis, F. R., Jun 16 2016, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 374, 24, p. 2402-2403 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations

The Learning Curve Is Surmountable in Reply to Fong and colleagues

Baker, M. S., Sharpe, S. M., Talamonti, M. S., Wang, E., Roggin, K. K., Bentrem, D. J., Winchester, D. J., Marsh, R. D. W. & Stocker, S. J., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 222, 2, p. 210-211 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations

The new CMS hospital quality star ratings the stars are not aligned

Bilimoria, K. Y. & Barnard, C., Jan 1 2016, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 316, 17, p. 1761-1762 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

14 Scopus citations

Training high-volume melanoma surgeons to perform a novel minimally invasive inguinal lymphadenectomy: Report of a prospective multi-institutional trial

Jakub, J. W., Terando, A. M., Sarnaik, A., Ariyan, C. E., Faries, M. B., Zani, S., Neuman, H. B., Wasif, N., Farma, J. M., Averbook, B. J., Bilimoria, K. Y., Allred, J. B., Suman, V. J., Grotz, T. E., Zendejas, B., Wayne, J. D. & Tyler, D. S., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 222, 3, p. 253-260 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Weighing the value of completion nodal dissection for melanoma

Liu, J. B. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 114, 3, p. 281-287 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations