Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

An electrode array that minimizes blood loss for radiofrequency-assisted hepatic resection

Schutt, D. J., O'Rourke, A. P., Will, J. A., Webster, J. G., Mahvi, D. M. & Haemmerich, D., May 2008, In : Medical Engineering and Physics. 30, 4, p. 454-459 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

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

4 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

29 Scopus citations

A new device for securing meshed split-thickness skin grafts

Himel, H. N., Rodeheaver, G. T., Luterman, A., Hargroder, A., Bentrem, D. J., Bill, T. J., Morgan, R. F. & Edlich, R. F., Jan 1 1994, In : Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery. 28, 4, p. 299-303 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

A new look at an old option in the treatment of early-stage prostate cancer: Hormone therapy as an alternative to watchful waiting

Yang, F. E., Song, P. Y., Wayne, J., Vaida, F. & Vijayakumar, S., Sep 1998, In : Medical Hypotheses. 51, 3, p. 243-251 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

An opportunity to ensure high-quality melanoma care through the use of a preoperative treatment algorithm

Kester, B. S., Wayne, J. D., Ross, M. I., Bentrem, D. J., Merkow, R. P. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Nov 1 2013, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 20, 12, p. 3976-3983 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 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

38 Scopus citations

An Optimal Sliding Choke Antenna for Hepatic Microwave Ablation

Prakash, P., Converse, M. C., Webster, J. G. & Mahvi, D. M., Oct 2009, In : IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 56, 10, p. 2470-2476 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

An overview of first metatarsophalangeal joint implant arthroplasty

Schweitzer, J., Bentrem, D. J., Gabriel, M. C., Drake, D. B. & Edlich, R. F., Dec 1 1995, In : Journal of Long-Term Effects of Medical Implants. 5, 2, p. 93-104 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

Antecedents of physical activity among family caregivers

Etkin, C. D., Prohaska, T. R., Connell, C. M., Edelman, P. & Hughes, S. L., Jun 2008, In : Journal of Applied Gerontology. 27, 3, p. 350-367 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Antenna design for microwave hepatic ablation using an axisymmetric electromagnetic model

Bertram, J. M., Yang, D., Converse, M. C., Webster, J. G. & Mahvi, D. M., Feb 27 2006, In : BioMedical Engineering Online. 5, 15.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Antiestrogens: The past and the future

Bentrem, D. J. & Jordan, V. C., Dec 1 2002, In : Zentralblatt fur Gynakologie. 124, 12, p. 551-558 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations

Antitumor action of physiological estradiol on tamoxifen-stimulated breast tumors grown in athymic mice

Yao, K., Lee, E. S., Bentrem, D. J., England, G., Schafer, J. I. M. G., O'Regan, R. M. & Jordan, V. C., May 1 2000, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 6, 5, p. 2028-2036 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

174 Scopus citations

Anti-tumour synergy of cytotoxic chemotherapy and anti-CD40 plus CpG-ODN immunotherapy through repolarization of tumour-associated macrophages

Buhtoiarov, I. N., Sondel, P. M., Wigginton, J. M., Buhtoiarova, T. N., Yanke, E. M., Mahvi, D. A. & Rakhmilevich, A. L., Feb 1 2011, In : Immunology. 132, 2, p. 226-239 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

A phase I study of immunization using particle-mediated epidermal delivery of genes for gp100 and GM-CSF into uninvolved skin of melanoma patients

Cassaday, R. D., Sondel, P. M., King, D. M., Macklin, M. D., Gan, J., Warner, T. F., Zuleger, C. L., Bridges, A. J., Schalch, H. G., Kyung, M. K., Hank, J. A., Mahvi, D. M. & Albertini, M. R., Jan 15 2007, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 13, 2 I, p. 540-549 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Scopus citations

Apigenin down-regulates the hypoxia response genes: HIF-1α, GLUT-1, and VEGF in human pancreatic cancer cells

Melstrom, L. G., Salabat, M. R., Ding, X. Z., Strouch, M. J., Grippo, P. J., Mirzoeva, S., Pelling, J. C. & Bentrem, D. J., May 15 2011, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 167, 2, p. 173-181 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Apigenin inhibits pancreatic cancer cell proliferation through G2/M cell cycle arrest

Ujiki, M. B., Ding, X. Z., Salabat, M. R., Bentrem, D. J., Golkar, L., Milam, B., Talamonti, M. S., Bell, R. H., Iwamura, T. & Adrian, T. E., 2006, In : Molecular Cancer. 5, 76.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

127 Scopus citations

Apigenin inhibits the GLUT-1 glucose transporter and the phosphoinositide 3-kinase/akt pathway in human pancreatic cancer cells

Melstrom, L. G., Salabat, M. R., Ding, X. Z., Milam, B. M., Strouch, M., Pelling, J. C. & Bentrem, D. J., Nov 1 2008, In : Pancreas. 37, 4, p. 426-431 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Scopus citations

Application of the Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Staging System to Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors

Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Merkow, R. P., Tomlinson, J. S., Stewart, A. K., Ko, C. Y. & Talamonti, M. S., Oct 1 2007, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 205, 4, p. 558-563 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations

Approaches to answering critical CER questions

Kinnier, C. V., Chung, J. W. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2015, In : Cancer treatment and research. 164, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A predictive model of risk and outcomes in tissue expander reconstruction: A multivariate analysis of 9786 patients

Hanwright, P. J., Davila, A. A., Mioton, L. M., Fine, N. A., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Kim, J. Y. S., Dec 2013, In : Journal of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery. 47, 6, p. 513-518 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

A prospective single institution comparison of peri-operative outcomes for laparoscopic and open distal pancreatectomy

Baker, M. S., Bentrem, D. J., Ujiki, M. B., Stocker, S. & Talamonti, M. S., Oct 1 2009, In : Surgery. 146, 4, p. 635-645 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Scopus citations

A prospective study of laparoscopic spinal fusion: Technique and operative complications

Mahvi, D. M. & Zdeblick, T. A., Jul 19 1996, In : Annals of surgery. 224, 1, p. 85-90 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations

Are Higher Hospital Venous Thromboembolism Rates an Indicator of Better Quality?. Evaluation of the Validity of a Hospital Quality Measure.

Minami, C. A. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Sep 1 2015, In : Advances in Surgery. 49, 1, p. 185-204 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

7 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

13 Scopus citations

A review of coaxial-based interstitial antennas for hepatic microwave ablation

Bertram, J. M., Yang, D., Converse, M. C., Webster, J. G. & Mahvi, D. M., Jan 1 2006, In : Critical reviews in biomedical engineering. 34, 3, p. 187-213 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

87 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

A six-gene signature predicts survival of patients with localized pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

Stratford, J. K., Bentrem, D. J., Anderson, J. M., Fan, C., Volmar, K. A., Marron, J. S., Routh, E. D., Caskey, L. S., Samuel, J. C., Der, C. J., Thorne, L. B., Calvo, B. F., Kim, H. J., Talamonti, M. S., Iacobuzio-Donahue, C. A., Hollingsworth, M. A., Perou, C. M. & Yeh, J. J., Jul 2010, In : PLoS medicine. 7, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

142 Scopus citations

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: 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: 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

Assessing compliance with national quality measures to improve colorectal cancer care at the VA

Hayman, A. V., Chang, E. T., Molokie, R. E., Kahng, L. S., Prystowsky, J. B. & Bentrem, D. J., Nov 1 2010, In : American Journal of Surgery. 200, 5, p. 572-576 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Assessing family caregiver skill in managing behavioral symptoms of Alzheimer's disease

Farran, C. J., Fogg, L. G., McCann, J. J., Etkin, C. D., Dong, X. & Barnes, L. L., May 1 2011, In : Aging and Mental Health. 15, 4, p. 510-521 12 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Assessing rural-urban disparities in the use of sentinel lymph node biopsy for melanoma

Shah, D. R., Yang, A. D., Maverakis, E. & Martinez, S. R., Oct 1 2013, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 184, 2, p. 1157-1160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Assessing synoptic reports for pancreatic resection

Brasel, K. J., Mahvi, D. M., MacK, L. A. & Temple, W. J., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 215, 5, p. 737-739 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Assessment of advanced gastric cancer management in the United States

Sherman, K. L., Merkow, R. P., Shah, A. M., Wang, C. E., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2013, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 20, 7, p. 2124-2131 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 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

15 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.

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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

32 Scopus citations

Assessment of non-surgical versus surgical therapy for localized hepatocellular carcinoma

Mohanty, S., Rajaram, R., Bilimoria, K. Y., Salem, R., Pawlik, T. M. & Bentrem, D. J., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 113, 2, p. 175-180 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Assessment of pancreatic cancer care in the United States based on formally developed quality indicators

Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Lillemoe, K. D., Talamonti, M. S. & Ko, C. Y., Jun 2009, In : Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 101, 12, p. 848-859 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

81 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

7 Scopus citations

Association between hospital characteristics and performance on the newhospital-Acquired condition reduction program's surgical site infection measures

Minami, C. A., Dahlke, A. R., Barnard, C., Kinnier, C. V., Rajaram, R. R., Noskin, G. A. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Aug 1 2016, In : JAMA surgery. 151, 8, p. 777-779 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

5 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 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 2019, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 229, 2, p. 175-183 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Association between postoperative complications and reoperation for patients undergoing geriatric surgery and the effect of reoperation on mortality

Chow, W. B., Merkow, R. P., Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Ko, C., Oct 1 2012, In : American Surgeon. 78, 10, p. 1137-1142 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 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

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6 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Association between state medical malpractice environment and surgical quality and cost in the United States

Bilimoria, K. Y., Sohn, M. W., Chung, J. W., Minami, C. A., Oh, E. H., Pavey, E. S., Holl, J. L., Black, B., Mello, M. M. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2016, In : Annals of surgery. 263, 6, p. 1126-1132 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

10 Scopus citations

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