Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

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

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

135 Scopus citations
82 Scopus citations

Evaluation of reasons why surgical residents exceeded 2011 duty hour requirements when offered flexibility: A first trial analysis

Blay, E., Engelhardt, K. E., Brock Hewitt, D., Dahlke, A. R., Yang, A. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Sep 2018, In : JAMA surgery. 153, 9, p. 860-862 3 p., Y.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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

Evaluation of initial participation in public reporting of American College of surgeons NSQIP surgical outcomes on Medicare's hospital compare website

Dahlke, A. R., Chung, J. W., Holl, J. L., Ko, C. Y., Rajaram, R., Modla, L., Makary, M. A. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Mar 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 218, 3, p. 374-380.e5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 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

18 Scopus citations

Evaluation of hospital factors associated with hospital postoperative venous thromboembolism imaging utilisation practices

Chung, J. W., Ju, M. H., Kinnier, C. V., Haut, E. R., Baker, D. W. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Nov 1 2014, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 23, 11, p. 947-956 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 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

3 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 a new absorbable Lactomer subcuticular staple

Zachmann, G. C., Foresman, P. A., Bill, T. J., Bentrem, D. J., Rodeheaver, G. T. & Edlich, R. F., Jan 1 1994, In : Journal of applied biomaterials. 5, 3, p. 221-226 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

7 Scopus citations

Evaluation and Management of Primary Hyperaldosteronism

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

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 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

65 Scopus citations

Evaluation, Staging, and Surgical Management for Adrenocortical Carcinoma: An Update from the SSO Endocrine and Head and Neck Disease Site Working Group

Dickson, P. V., Kim, L., Yen, T. W. F., Yang, A., Grubbs, E. G., Patel, D. & Solórzano, C. C., Nov 1 2018, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 25, 12, p. 3460-3468 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
Open Access
3 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
104 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

Evaluación del potencial de mejora de la atención primaria en 34 países: Un estudio transversal

Translated title of the contribution: Assessing the potential for improvement of primary care in 34 countries: A cross-sectional surveySchäfer, W. L., Boerma, W. G., Murante, A. M., Sixma, H. J., Schellevis, F. G. & Groenewegen, P. P., 2015, In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 93, 3, p. 161-168 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
33 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
1 Scopus citations

Estimate of the carbon footprint of the US health care sector

Chung, J. W. & Meltzer, D. O., Nov 25 2009, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 302, 18, p. 1970-1972 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

152 Scopus citations

Esophageal cancer

Ajani, J. A., Barthel, J. S., Bekaii-Saab, T., Bentrem, D. J., D'Amico, T. A., Fuchs, C. S., Gerdes, H., Hayman, J. A., Hazard, L., Ilsonn, D. H., Kleinberg, L. R., McAleer, M. F., Meropol, N. J., Mulcahy, M. F., Orringer, M. B., Osarogiagbon, R. U., Posey, J. A., Sasson, A. R., Scott, W. J., Shibata, S. & 7 others, Strong, V. E. M., Swisher, S. G., Washington, M. K., Willett, C., Wood, D. E., Wright, C. D. & Yang, G., Oct 1 2008, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 6, 9, p. 818-848 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 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., 2019, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 17, 7, p. 855-883 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
38 Scopus citations

Esophageal and esophagogastric junction cancers, Version 1.2015

Ajani, J. A., D'Amico, T. A., Almhanna, K., Bentrem, D. J., Besh, S., Chao, J., Das, P., Denlinger, C., Fanta, P., Fuchs, C. S., Gerdes, H., Glasgow, R. E., Hayman, J. A., Hochwald, S., Hofstetter, W. L., Ilson, D. H., Jaroszewski, D., Jasperson, K., Keswani, R. N., Kleinberg, L. R. & 17 others, Korn, W. M., Leong, S., Lockhart, A. C., Mulcahy, M. F., Orringer, M. B., Posey, J. A., Poultsides, G. A., Sasson, A. R., Scott, W. J., Strong, V. E., Varghese, T. K., Washington, M. K., Willett, C. G., Wright, C. D., Zelman, D., McMillian, N. & Sundar, H., Feb 1 2015, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 13, 2, p. 194-227 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

220 Scopus citations

Esophageal and esophagogastric junction cancers

Ajani, J. A., Barthel, J. S., Bentrem, D. J., D'Amico, T. A., Das, P., Denlinger, C. S., 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., Mulcahy, M. F., Orringer, M. B., Osarogiagbon, R. U., Posey, J. A. & 9 others, Sasson, A. R., Scott, W. J., Shibata, S., Strong, V. E. M., Varghese, T. K., Warren, G., Washington, M. K., Willett, C. & Wright, C. D., Aug 1 2011, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 9, 8, p. 830-887 58 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

142 Scopus citations

Erratum: Laparoscopic versus open left pancreatectomy: Can preoperative factors indicate the safer technique? (Annals of Surgery (2011) 253:5 (975-980))

Cho, C. S., Kooby, D. A., Schmidt, C. M., Nakeeb, A., Bentrem, D. J., Merchant, N. B., Parikh, A. A., Martin, R. C., Scoggins, C. R., Ahmad, S. A., Kim, H. J., Hamilton, N., Hawkins, W. G. & Weber, S. M., Aug 1 2011, In : Annals of surgery. 254, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations
3 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

29 Scopus citations
19 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

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

Endocrine Neoplasia

Sturgeon, C., 2010, New York: Springer. 1 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Electrical conductivity measurement of excised human metastatic liver tumours before and after thermal ablation

Haemmerich, D., Schutt, D. J., Wright, A. W., Webster, J. G. & Mahvi, D. M., 2009, In : Physiological Measurement. 30, 5, p. 459-466 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 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

8 Scopus citations

Effects of the new selective estrogen receptor modulator LY353381.HCl (Arzoxifene) on human endometrial cancer growth in athymic mice

Dardes, R. C., MacGregor Schafer, J., Jordan, V. C., O’Regan, R. M. & Bentrem, D., Jan 1 2001, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 7, 12, p. 4149-4155 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Effects of a new clinically relevant antiestrogen (GW5638) related to tamoxifen on breast and endometrial cancer growth in vivo

Dardes, R. C., O'Regan, R. M., Gajdos, C., Robinson, S. P., Bentrem, D., De Los Reyes, A. & Jordan, C. C., Jan 1 2002, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 8, 6, p. 1995-2001 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 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

22 Scopus citations

Effect of vascular occlusion on radiofrequency ablation of the liver: Results in a porcine model

Chinn, S. B., Lee, J., Kennedy, G. D., Chinn, C., Johnson, C. D., Winter, T. C., Warner, T. F. & Mahvi, D. M., Jan 1 2001, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 176, 3, p. 789-795 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

185 Scopus citations

Effect of surgeon training, specialization, and experience on outcomes for cancer surgery: A systematic review of the literature

Bilimoria, K. Y., Phillips, J. D., Rock, C. E., Hayman, A., Prystowsky, J. B. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2009, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 16, 7, p. 1799-1808 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Scopus citations

Effect of subjective preoperative variables on risk-adjusted assessment of hospital morbidity and mortality

Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y., Richards, K. & Hall, B. L., Apr 1 2009, In : Annals of surgery. 249, 4, p. 682-689 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 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

62 Scopus citations
27 Scopus citations

Effect of postdischarge morbidity and mortality on comparisons of hospital surgical quality

Bilimoria, K. Y., Cohen, M. E., Ingraham, A. M., Bentrem, D. J., Richards, K., Hall, B. L. & Ko, C. Y., Jul 1 2010, In : Annals of surgery. 252, 1, p. 183-190 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

90 Scopus citations

Effect of molecular therapeutics on liver regeneration in a murine model

Van Buren, G., Yang, A. D., Dallas, N. A., Gray, M. J., Lim, S. J., Xia, L., Fan, F., Somcio, R., Wu, Y., Hicklin, D. J. & Ellis, L. M., 2008, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 26, 11, p. 1836-1842 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

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 including cancer-specific variables on models examining short-term outcomes

Merkow, R. P., Kmiecik, T. E., Bentrem, D. J., Winchester, D. P., Stewart, A. K., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Apr 1 2013, In : Cancer. 119, 7, p. 1412-1419 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations