Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

2016

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

6 Scopus citations

Two decades of change in European general practice service profiles: Conditions associated with the developments in 28 countries between 1993 and 2012

Schäfer, W. L. A., Boerma, W. G. W., Spreeuwenberg, P., Schellevis, F. G. & Groenewegen, P. P., Jan 2 2016, In : Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. 34, 1, p. 97-110 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
21 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
2017

3D ultrasound

Elaraj, D. M., Mar 27 2017, Advanced Thyroid and Parathyroid Ultrasound. Springer International Publishing, p. 59-66 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Albumin-Bilirubin Score: Predicting Short-Term Outcomes Including Bile Leak and Post-hepatectomy Liver Failure Following Hepatic Resection

Andreatos, N., Amini, N., Gani, F., Margonis, G. A., Sasaki, K., Thompson, V. M., Bentrem, D. J., Hall, B. L., Pitt, H. A., Wilson, A. & Pawlik, T. M., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 21, 2, p. 238-248 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Are the Current Guidelines for the Surgical Management of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas Adequate? A Multi-Institutional Study

Wilson, G. C., Maithel, S. K., Bentrem, D., Abbott, D. E., Weber, S., Cho, C., Martin, R. C. G., Scoggins, C. R., Kim, H. J., Merchant, N. B., Kooby, D. A., Edwards, M. J. & Ahmad, S. A., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 224, 4, p. 461-469 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Assessment of emergency general surgery care based on formally developed quality indicators

Ingraham, A., Nathens, A., Peitzman, A., Bode, A., Dorlac, G., Dorlac, W., Miller, P., Sadeghi, M., Wasserman, D. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Aug 1 2017, In : Surgery (United States). 162, 2, p. 397-407 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Association Between Flexible Duty Hour Policies and General Surgery Resident Examination Performance: A Flexibility in Duty Hour Requirements for Surgical Trainees (FIRST) Trial Analysis

Blay, E., Hewitt, D. B., Chung, J. W., Biester, T., Fiore, J. F., Dahlke, A. R., Quinn, C. M., Lewis, F. R. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 224, 2, p. 137-142 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Association Between Resident Perceptions of Patient Safety and Duty Hour Violations

Matulewicz, R. S., Odell, D. D., Chung, J. W., Ban, K. A., Yang, A. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 224, 2, p. 113-117.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Association of preoperative risk factors with malignancy in pancreatic mucinous cystic neoplasms a multicenter study

Postlewait, L. M., Ethun, C. G., Mcinnis, M. R., Merchant, N., Parikh, A., Idrees, K., Isom, C. A., Hawkins, W., Fields, R. C., Strand, M., Weber, S. M., Cho, C. S., Salem, A., Martin, R. C. G., Scoggins, C., Bentrem, D., Kim, H. J., Carr, J., Ahmad, S., Abbott, D. E. & 3 others, Wilson, G. C., Kooby, D. A. & Maithel, S. K., Jan 1 2017, In : JAMA surgery. 152, 1, p. 19-25 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Associations between hospital characteristics, measure reporting, and the centers for medicare & medicaid services overall hospital quality star ratings

DeLancey, J. O., Softcheck, J., Chung, J. W., Barnard, C., Dahlke, A. R. & Bilimoria, K. Y., May 16 2017, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 317, 19, p. 2015-2017 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Scopus citations

Clinical presentation and diagnosis of papillary thyroid cancer

Sturgeon, C., Elaraj, D. M. & Yang, A. D., Jun 24 2017, Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer. Springer International Publishing, p. 79-91 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Completion dissection or observation for sentinel-node metastasis in melanoma

Faries, B., Thompson, J. F., Cochran, A. J., Andtbacka, R. H., Mozzillo, N., Zager, J. S., Jahkola, T., Bowles, T. L., Testori, A., Beitsch, P. D., Hoekstra, H. J., Moncrieff, M., Ingvar, C., Wouters, M. W. J. M., Sabel, M. S., Levine, E. A., Agnese, D., Henderson, M., Dummer, R., Rossi, C. R. & 39 others, Neves, R. I., Trocha, S. D., Wright, F., Byrd, D. R., Matter, M., Hsueh, E., MacKenzie-Ross, A., Johnson, D. B., Terheyden, P., Berger, A. C., Huston, T. L., Wayne, J. D., Smithers, B. M., Neuman, H. B., Schneebaum, S., Gershenwald, J. E., Ariyan, C. E., Desai, D. C., Jacobs, L., McMasters, K. M., Gesierich, A., Hersey, P., Bines, S. D., Kane, J. M., Barth, R. J., McKinnon, G., Farma, J. M., Schultz, E., Vidal-Sicart, S., Hoefer, R. A., Lewis, J. M., Scheri, R., Kelley, M. C., Nieweg, O. E., Noyes, R. D., Hoon, D. S. B., Wang, H. J., Elashoff, D. A. & Elashoff, R. M., Jun 8 2017, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 376, 23, p. 2211-2222 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

413 Scopus citations

Consider quality of life to improve quality of cancer guidelines - Reply

Merkow, R. P., Korenstein, D. & Baxi, S. S., Oct 1 2017, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 177, 10, p. 1538-1539 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Dedicated Research Time During Surgery Residency Leads to a Significant Decline In Self-Assessed Clinical Aptitude and Surgical Skills

Grova, M. M., Yang, A. D., Humphries, M. D., Galante, J. M. & Salcedo, E. S., Nov 2017, In : Journal of Surgical Education. 74, 6, p. 980-985 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Differences in Resident Perceptions by Postgraduate Year of Duty Hour Policies: An Analysis from the Flexibility in Duty Hour Requirements for Surgical Trainees (FIRST) Trial

Yang, A. D., Chung, J. W., Dahlke, A. R., Biester, T., Quinn, C. M., Matulewicz, R. S., Odell, D. D., Kelz, R. R., Shea, J. A., Lewis, F. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 224, 2, p. 103-112 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Disease and treatment factors associated with lower quality of life scores in adults with multiple endocrine neoplasia type I

Goswami, S., Peipert, B. J., Helenowski, I., Yount, S. E. & Sturgeon, C., Dec 2017, In : Surgery (United States). 162, 6, p. 1270-1277 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Distal Cholangiocarcinoma and Pancreas Adenocarcinoma: Are They Really the Same Disease? A 13-Institution Study from the US Extrahepatic Biliary Malignancy Consortium and the Central Pancreas Consortium

Ethun, C. G., Lopez-Aguiar, A. G., Pawlik, T. M., Poultsides, G., Idrees, K., Fields, R. C., Weber, S. M., Cho, C., Martin, R. C., Scoggins, C. R., Shen, P., Schmidt, C., Hatzaras, I., Bentrem, D., Ahmad, S., Abbott, D., Kim, H. J., Merchant, N., Staley, C. A., Kooby, D. A. & 1 others, Maithel, S. K., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 224, 4, p. 406-413 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Editorial: Should We Abandon TNM Staging in Favor of Gene Profiles in Node-Positive Melanoma?

Engelhardt, K. E., Wayne, J. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2017, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 24, 1, p. 3-5 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations

Endoscopic Ultrasound as a Pretreatment Clinical Staging Tool for Gastric Cancer: Association with Pathology and Outcome

Merkow, R. P., Herrera, G., Goldman, D. A., Gerdes, H., Schattner, M. A., Markowitz, A. J., Strong, V. E., Brennan, M. F. & Coit, D. G., Aug 16 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 24, 12, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Epithelial TNF receptor signaling promotes mucosal repair in inflammatory bowel disease

Bradford, E. M., Ryu, S. H., Singh, A. P., Lee, G., Goretsky, T., Sinh, P., Williams, D. B., Cloud, A. L., Gounaris, E., Patel, V., Lamping, O. F., Lynch, E. B., Moyer, M. P., De Plaen, I. G., Shealy, D. J., Yang, G. Y. & Barrett, T. A., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Immunology. 199, 5, p. 1886-1897 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Ethical considerations in the development of the flexibility in duty hour requirements for surgical trainees trial

Minami, C. A., Odell, D. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2017, In : JAMA surgery. 152, 1, p. 7-8 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

8 Scopus citations

Evaluation of a novel mentor program to improve surgical care for US hospitals

Berian, J. R., Thomas, J. M., Minami, C. A., Farrell, P. R., O'Leary, K. J., Williams, M. V., Prachand, V. N., Halverson, A. L., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Johnson, J. K., Apr 1 2017, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 29, 2, p. 234-242 9 p., mzx005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Evaluation of readmissions due to surgical site infections: A potential target for quality improvement

Shah, R., Pavey, E., Ju, M., Merkow, R., Rajaram, R., Wandling, M. W., Cohen, M. E., Dahlke, A., Yang, A. & Bilimoria, K., Nov 2017, In : American journal of surgery. 214, 5, p. 773-779 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Expanding the scope of quality measurement in surgery to include nonoperative care: Results from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program emergency general surgery pilot

Wandling, M. W., Ko, C. Y., Bankey, P. E., Cribari, C., Cryer, H. G., Diaz, J. J., Duane, T. M., Hameed, S. M., Hutter, M. M., Metzler, M. H., Regner, J. L., Reilly, P. M., Reines, H. D., Sperry, J. L., Staudenmayer, K. L., Utter, G. H., Crandall, M. L., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Nathens, A. B., Nov 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 83, 5, p. 837-844 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Experiences of adult patients using primary care services in Poland - A cross-sectional study in QUALICOPC study framework

Oleszczyk, M., Krztoń-Królewiecka, A., Schäfer, W. L. A., Boerma, W. G. W. & Windak, A., Nov 22 2017, In : BMC Family Practice. 18, 1, 93.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Scopus citations

Exploring Qualitative Perspectives on Surgical Resident Training, Well-Being, and Patient Care

Kreutzer, L., Dahlke, A. R., Love, R., Ban, K. A., Yang, A. D., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Johnson, J., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 224, 2, p. 149-159 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Exploring the Underlying Mechanisms of the Volume–Outcome Relationship in Complex Cancer Care

Ellis, R. J. & Merkow, R. P., Aug 1 2017, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 24, 8, p. 2067-2068 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2 Scopus citations

Financial burden is associated with worse health-related quality of life in adults with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1

Peipert, B. J., Goswami, S., Helenowski, I., Yount, S. E. & Sturgeon, C., Dec 2017, In : Surgery (United States). 162, 6, p. 1278-1285 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Gender as a risk factor for adverse intraoperative and postoperative outcomes of elective pancreatectomy

Mazmudar, A., Vitello, D., Chapman, M., Tomlinson, J. S. & Bentrem, D. J., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Surgical Oncology. 115, 2, p. 131-136 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations

Infection burden in total hip and knee arthroplasties: an international registry-based perspective

Springer, B. D., Cahue, S., Etkin, C. D., Lewallen, D. G. & McGrory, B. J., Jun 2017, In : Arthroplasty Today. 3, 2, p. 137-140 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Initial public reporting of quality at veterans affairs vs non-veterans affairs hospitals

Blay, E., De Lance, J. O., Hewitt, D. B., Chung, J. W. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jun 1 2017, In : JAMA internal medicine. 177, 6, p. 882-885 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

14 Scopus citations

Insulin dosing error in a patient with severe hyperkalemia

Hewitt, D. B., Barnard, C. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 26 2017, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 318, 24, p. 2485-2486 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

2 Scopus citations

Laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy for adenocarcinoma provides short-term oncologic outcomes and long-term overall survival rates similar to those for open pancreaticoduodenectomy

Kantor, O., Talamonti, M. S., Sharpe, S., Lutfi, W., Winchester, D. J., Roggin, K. K., Bentrem, D. J., Prinz, R. A. & Baker, M. S., Mar 1 2017, In : American Journal of Surgery. 213, 3, p. 512-515 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Laparoscopic skill assessment of practicing surgeons prior to enrollment in a surgical trial of a new laparoscopic procedure

Zendejas, B., 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., Tyler, D., Brady, M. S. & Farley, D. R., Aug 1 2017, In : Surgical endoscopy. 31, 8, p. 3313-3319 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Management of a patient with a latex allergy

Minami, C. A., Barnard, C. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 17 2017, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 317, 3, p. 309-310 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

Measuring the quality of melanoma surgery – Highlighting issues with standardization and quality assurance of care in surgical oncology

Pasquali, S., Sommariva, A., Spillane, A. J., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Rossi, C. R., Mar 1 2017, In : European Journal of Surgical Oncology. 43, 3, p. 561-571 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Medical Liability Insurance Premia: 1990–2016 Dataset, with Literature Review and Summary Information

Black, B., Chung, J. W., Traczynski, J., Udalova, V. & Vats, S., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Empirical Legal Studies. 14, 1, p. 238-254 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Melanoma sentinel-node metastasis

Bilimoria, K. Y., Russell, M. C. & Hyngstrom, J., Aug 31 2017, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 377, 9, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations

Melanoma staging: Evidence-based changes in the American Joint Committee on Cancer eighth edition cancer staging manual

Gershenwald, J. E., Scolyer, R. A., Hess, K. R., Sondak, V. K., Long, G. V., Ross, M. I., Lazar, A. J., Faries, M. B., Kirkwood, J. M., McArthur, G. A., Haydu, L. E., Eggermont, A. M. M., Flaherty, K. T., Balch, C. M., Thompson, J. F., Gershenwald, J. E., Scolyer, R. A., Atkins, M. B., Balch, C. M., Barnhill, R. L. & 31 others, Bilimoria, K. Y., Buzaid, A. C., Byrd, D. R., Cochran, A. J., Eggermont, A. M. M., Elder, D. E., Faries, M. B., Flaherty, K. T., Garbe, C., Gardner, J. M., Gimotty, P. A., Halpern, A. C., Haydu, L. E., Hess, K. R., Johnson, T. M., Kirkwood, J. M., Lazar, A. J., Lee, A. W. M., Long, G. V., McArthur, G. A., Mihm, M. C., Prieto, V. G., Ross, M. I., Sober, A. J., Sondak, V. K., Thompson, J. F., Wong, S. L., Delman, K. A., Santinami, M., Maurichi, A. & for members of the American Joint Committee on Cancer Melanoma Expert Panel and the International Melanoma Database and Discovery Platform, Nov 1 2017, In : CA Cancer Journal for Clinicians. 67, 6, p. 472-492 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

501 Scopus citations

Minimally invasive hepatopancreatobiliary surgery in North America: an ACS-NSQIP analysis of predictors of conversion for laparoscopic and robotic pancreatectomy and hepatectomy

Zureikat, A. H., Borrebach, J., Pitt, H. A., Mcgill, D., Hogg, M. E., Thompson, V., Bentrem, D. J., Hall, B. L. & Zeh, H. J., Jul 2017, In : HPB. 19, 7, p. 595-602 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Moving beyond failure to rescue

Hornor, M. A. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Mar 1 2017, In : Surgery (United States). 161, 3, p. 791-792 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

4 Scopus citations

Multi-institutional learning and collaboration to improve quality and safety

Johnson, J. K., Minami, C. A., Dahlke, A. R. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2017, Surgical Patient Care: Improving Safety, Quality and Value. Springer International Publishing, p. 715-722 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nationwide Assessment of Robotic Lobectomy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Rajaram, R., Mohanty, S., Bentrem, D. J., Pavey, E. S., Odell, D. D., Bharat, A., Bilimoria, K. Y. & DeCamp, M. M., Apr 1 2017, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 103, 4, p. 1092-1100 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Neoadjuvant external beam radiation is associated with No benefit in overall survival for early stage pancreatic cancer

Lutfi, W., Talamonti, M. S., Kantor, O., Wang, C. H., Stocker, S. J., Bentrem, D. J., Roggin, K. K., Winchester, D. J., Marsh, R., Prinz, R. A. & Baker, M. S., Mar 1 2017, In : American journal of surgery. 213, 3, p. 521-525 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations