Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

2020

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

Association between surgical approach and survival following resection of abdominopelvic malignancies

Yuce, T. K., Ellis, R. J., Chung, J., Merkow, R. P., Yang, A. D., Soper, N. J., Tanner, E. J., Schaeffer, E. M., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Auffenberg, G. B., Mar 1 2020, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 121, 4, p. 620-629 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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

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

1 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

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

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., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : JAMA surgery.

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

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 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

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

Survival of Primary Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Compared With Surgery for Operable Stage I/II Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

Khorfan, R., Kruser, T. J., Coughlin, J. M., Bharat, A., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Odell, D. D., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Update on Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma from the SSO Endocrine/Head and Neck Disease-Site Work Group. Part 1 of 2: Advances in Pathogenesis and Diagnosis of Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma

Patel, D., Phay, J. E., Yen, T. W. F., Dickson, P. V., Wang, T. S., Garcia, R., Yang, A. D., Solórzano, C. C. & Kim, L. T., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of surgical oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Update on Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma from the SSO Endocrine and Head and Neck Disease Site Working Group, Part 2 of 2: Perioperative Management and Outcomes of Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma

Patel, D., Phay, J. E., Yen, T. W. F., Dickson, P. V., Wang, T. S., Garcia, R., Yang, A. D., Kim, L. T. & Solórzano, C. C., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of surgical oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Utilization and Treatment Patterns of Cytoreduction Surgery and Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in the United States

Ellis, R. J., Schlick, C. J. R., Yang, A. D., Barber, E. L., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Merkow, R. P., Jan 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 1, p. 214-221 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Utilization of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Its Association with Chemotherapy for Locally Advanced Gastric Cancer

Khorfan, R., Schlick, C. J. R., Yang, A. D., Odell, D. D., Bentrem, D. J. & Merkow, R. P., Feb 1 2020, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 24, 2, p. 243-252 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Abrupt Discontinuation of the Codman Hepatic Artery Infusion Pump: Considerations in the Era of Precision Medicine

Ellis, R. J., Angelos, P., Jarnagin, W. R., Kemeny, N. E. & Merkow, R. P., Aug 1 2019, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 229, 2, p. 217-219 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : American journal of surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An Empirical National Assessment of the Learning Environment and Factors Associated With Program Culture

Ellis, R. J., Hewitt, D. B., Hu, Y. Y., Johnson, J. K., Merkow, R. P., Yang, A. D., Potts, J. R., Hoyt, D. B., Buyske, J. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Oct 1 2019, In : Annals of surgery. 270, 4, p. 585-592 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Assessment of hospital-level adjusted breast cancer sentinel lymph node positivity rates

Berger, E. R., Bilimoria, K. Y., Kinnier, C. V., Minami, C. A., Bethke, K. P., Hansen, N. M., Merkow, R. P., Winchester, D. P. & Yang, A. D., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 119, 1, p. 101-108 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Association Between Hospital Safety Culture and Surgical Outcomes in a Statewide Surgical Quality Improvement Collaborative

Odell, D. D., Quinn, C. M., Matulewicz, R. S., Johnson, J., Engelhardt, K. E., Stulberg, J. J., Yang, A. D., Holl, J. L. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Aug 1 2019, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 229, 2, p. 175-183 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Barriers to Providing VTE Chemoprophylaxis to Hospitalized Patients: A Nursing-Focused Qualitative Evaluation

Kreutzer, L., Yang, A. D., Sansone, C., Minami, C., Saadat, L., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Johnson, J. K., Nov 1 2019, In : Journal of hospital medicine. 14, 10, p. 668-672 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Clinical factors associated with worse quality-of-life scores in United States thyroid cancer survivors

Goswami, S., Peipert, B. J., Mongelli, M. N., Kurumety, S. K., Helenowski, I. B., Yount, S. E. & Sturgeon, C., Jul 2019, In : Surgery (United States). 166, 1, p. 69-74 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Correction: Validation of near infrared fluorescence (NIRF) probes in vivo with dual laser NIRF endoscope (PLoS One (2018) 13:11 (e0206568) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0206568)

Shrivastav, M., Gounaris, E., Khan, M. W., Ko, J., Ryu, S. H., Bogyo, M., Larson, A., Barrett, T. A. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 1, e0210677.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access

Creation and Validation of Linkage Between Orthopedic Registry and Administrative Data Using Indirect Identifiers

Mao, J., Etkin, C. D., Lewallen, D. G. & Sedrakyan, A., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Arthroplasty. 34, 6, p. 1076-1081.e0

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyst location and presence of high grade dysplasia or invasive cancer in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas: a seven institution study from the central pancreas consortium

Kerlakian, S., Dhar, V. K., Abbott, D. E., Kooby, D. A., Merchant, N. B., Kim, H. J., Martin, R. C., Scoggins, C. R., Bentrem, D. J., Weber, S. M., Maithel, S. K., Ahmad, S. A. & Patel, S. H., Apr 2019, In : HPB. 21, 4, p. 482-488 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Defining the Content for a Quality and Safety in Surgery Curriculum Using a Nominal Group Technique

Kelz, R. R., Sellers, M. M., Merkow, R. P., Aggarwal, R. & Ko, C. Y., May 1 2019, In : Journal of Surgical Education. 76, 3, p. 795-801 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Discrimination, abuse, harassment, and burnout in surgical residency training

Hu, Y. Y., Ellis, R. J., Hewitt, D. B., Yang, A. D., Cheung, E. O., Moskowitz, J. T., Potts, J. R., Buyske, J., Hoyt, D. B., Nasca, T. J. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Oct 31 2019, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 381, 18, p. 1741-1752 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Early Results From the American Joint Replacement Registry: A Comparison With Other National Registries

Heckmann, N., Ihn, H., Stefl, M., Etkin, C. D., Springer, B. D., Berry, D. J. & Lieberman, J. R., Jul 2019, In : Journal of Arthroplasty. 34, 7, p. S125-S134.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Esophageal and esophagogastric junction cancers, Version 2.2019

Ajani, J. A., D'Amico, T. A., Bentrem, D. J., Chao, J., Corvera, C., Das, P., Denlinger, C. S., Enzinger, P. C., Fanta, P., Farjah, F., 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. & 18 others, Kleinberg, L. R., Leong, S., Ly, Q. P., Matkowskyj, K. A., McNamara, M., Mulcahy, M. F., Paluri, R. K., Park, H., Perry, K. A., Pimiento, J., Poultsides, G. A., Roses, R., Strong, V. E., Wiesner, G., Willett, C. G., Wright, C. D., McMillian, N. R. & Pluchino, L. A., Jan 1 2019, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 17, 7, p. 855-883 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
16 Scopus citations

Evaluating the Impact of the Venous Thromboembolism Outcome Measure on the PSI 90 Composite Quality Metric

Blay, E., Huang, R., Chung, J. W., Yang, A. D., DeLancey, J. O., Merkow, R. P., Barnard, C. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Mar 2019, In : Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 45, 3, p. 148-155 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Evaluating the implementation and effectiveness of a multi-component intervention to reduce post-surgical opioid prescribing: Study protocol of a mixed-methods design

Stulberg, J. J., Schäfer, W. L. A., Shallcross, M. L., Lambert, B. L., Huang, R., Holl, J. L., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Johnson, J., Jun 1 2019, In : BMJ open. 9, 6, e030404.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Evaluation and Management of Primary Hyperaldosteronism

Lee, F. T. & Elaraj, D. M., Aug 1 2019, In : Surgical Clinics of North America. 99, 4, p. 731-745 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations

Evaluation of adherence to the Commission on Cancer lung cancer quality measures

Odell, D. D., Feinglass, J., Engelhardt, K., Papastefan, S., Meyerson, S. L., Bharat, A., DeCamp, M. M. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 157, 3, p. 1219-1235 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Follow-up of the melanoma patient

Deschner, B. & Wayne, J. D., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 119, 2, p. 262-268 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Guidance of sentinel lymph node biopsy decisions in patients with T1-T2 melanoma using gene expression profiling

Vetto, J. T., Hsueh, E. C., Gastman, B. R., Dillon, L. D., Monzon, F. A., Cook, R. W., Keller, J., Huang, X., Fleming, A., Hewgley, P., Gerami, P., Leachman, S., Wayne, J. D., Berger, A. C. & Fleming, M. D., Apr 2019, In : Future Oncology. 15, 11, p. 1207-1217 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Immediate and long-term effects of a team-based quality improvement training programme

O'Leary, K. J., Fant, A. L., Thurk, J., Bilimoria, K. Y., Didwania, A. K., Gleason, K. M., Groth, M., Holl, J. L., Knoten, C. A., Martin, G. J., O'sullivan, P., Schumacher, M. & Woods, D. M., May 1 2019, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 28, 5, p. 366-373 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Is hepatectomy safe following Yttrium-90 therapy? A multi-institutional international experience

Melstrom, L. G., Eng, O. S., Raoof, M., Singh, G., Fong, Y., Latorre, K., Choi, G. H., Salem, R., Bentrem, D. J., Lewandowski, R., Makris, E., Poultsides, G., Dhar, V. K., Chadalavada, S., Shah, S. A., Johnson, A. C., Sekhar, A., Kies, D., Maithel, S. K., Rocha, F. & 8 others, Alseidi, A., Hagendoorn, J., Borel Rinkes, I. H. M., Fisher, A. V., Ronnekleiv-Kelly, S., Weber, S. M., Winslow, E. R. & Abbott, D. E., Nov 2019, In : HPB. 21, 11, p. 1520-1526 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopic Liver Resection Difficulty Score—a Validation Study

Lee, S. Y., Goh, B. K. P., Sepideh, G., Allen, J. C., Merkow, R. P., Teo, J. Y., Chandra, D., Koh, Y. X., Tan, E. K., Kam, J. H., Cheow, P. C., Chow, P. K. H., Ooi, L. L. P. J., Chung, A. Y. F., D’Angelica, M. I., Jarnagin, W. R., Peter Kingham, T. & Chan, C. Y., Mar 15 2019, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 23, 3, p. 545-555 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations