Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

Comment/debate

Perspective of the first trial investigators on accreditation council for graduate medical education changes in resident work environment and duty hours

Bilimoria, K. Y., Hoyt, D. B. & Lewis, F., Oct 2017, In : JAMA surgery. 152, 10, p. 903-904 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 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

7 Scopus citations

Surgical Decision Making in Elderly, Impaired Nursing Home Patients

Liu, J. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 2018, In : JAMA surgery. 153, 12, p. 1096-1097 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Surgical quality measurement: An evolving science

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Ko, C. Y., Jul 1 2013, In : JAMA surgery. 148, 7, p. 586-587 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

13 Scopus citations

T1 adenocarcinoma of the rectum. Transanal excision or radical surgery?

Bentrem, D. J., Okabe, S., Wong, D., Guillem, J. G., Weiser, M. R. & Temple, L. K., Feb 1 2006, In : Annales de Chirurgie. 131, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

The hospital readmissions reduction programv - Targeting weaknesses and finding the readmission floor

Ellis, R. J., Merkow, R. P. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Mar 1 2018, In : JAMA surgery. 153, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

The need to revisit VTE quality measures

Kinnier, C. V., Barnard, C. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2014, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 312, 3, p. 286-287 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

6 Scopus citations

To ablate or not to ablate? that is the question.

Sherman, K. L. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2013, In : JAMA Surgery. 148, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

To ablate or not to ablate?

Sherman, K. L. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2013, In : JAMA Surgery. 148, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Understanding the effect of obesity on patient outcomes after cancer surgery

Hayman, A. V. & Bentrem, D. J., Apr 1 2011, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 166, 2, p. 214-216 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Value of Routine Gastrografin Upper Gastrointestinal Study after Sleeve Gastrectomy

Vitello, D. J., Vitello, J. M., Beach-Bachmann, J. & Bentrem, D. J., Feb 2019, In : JAMA surgery. 154, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Conference article

A device for radiofrequency assisted hepatic resection

Haemmerich, D., Schutt, D. J., Will, J. A., Striegel, R. M., Webster, J. G. & Mahvi, D. M., Dec 1 2004, In : Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings. 26 IV, p. 2503-2506 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

8 Scopus citations

Thermal Dose versus Isotherm as Lesion Boundary Estimator for Cardiac and Hepatic Radio-Frequency Ablation

Haemmerich, D., Webster, J. G. & Mahvi, D. M., Dec 1 2003, In : Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings. 1, p. 134-137 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

23 Scopus citations
Conference contribution

Design optimization of coaxial antennas for hepatic microwave ablation using genetic algorithms

Prakash, P., Converse, M. C., Webster, J. G. & Mahvi, D. M., Nov 13 2008, 2008 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI. 4619693. (2008 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations

Poster: Risk prediction for post-operative adverse outcomes in colorectal cancer surgery

Agrawal, A., Misra, S., Choudhary, A. N. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Apr 14 2011, 2011 IEEE 1st International Conference on Computational Advances in Bio and Medical Sciences, ICCABS 2011. 1 p. 5729886. (2011 IEEE 1st International Conference on Computational Advances in Bio and Medical Sciences, ICCABS 2011).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Editorial

A common question revisited: Can differences in clinical severity explain the volume-outcome relationship?

Merkow, R. P. & Bilimoria, K. Y., May 1 2010, In : Surgery. 147, 5, p. 610-611 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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

37 Scopus citations

A Textbook Answer to the Debate About Medicare’s Prospective Payment System Exemption?

Brajcich, B. C. & Merkow, R. P., Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1730-1732 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Beyond anatomic staging for cancer

Asare, E. A., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Greene, F. L., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 111, 3, p. 249-250 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

CASH (chemotherapy-associated steatohepatitis) costs

Fong, Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2006, In : Annals of surgery. 243, 1, p. 8-9 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

79 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

Editorial: The use of potassium iodide in Graves' disease

Elaraj, D. M. & Fahey, T. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Surgery (United States). 163, 1, p. 73-74 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

33 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

Investigations using clinical data registries: Observational studies and risk adjustment

Hall, B. L., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Ko, C. Y., Jun 1 2009, In : Surgery. 145, 6, p. 602-610 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

6 Scopus citations

Is there a role for extended venous thromboembolism chemoprophylaxis in IBD?

Merkow, R. P., Apr 1 2014, In : Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 57, 4, p. 413-414 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Management of Cancer Surgery Cases During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Considerations

for the Society of Surgical Oncology, Jun 1 2020, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 27, 6, p. 1717-1720 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
23 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

Outcomes Research in Surgical Oncology

Ko, C. Y. & Merkow, R. P., Jul 2012, In : Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America. 21, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Patient satisfaction, outcomes, and the need for cancer-specific quality metrics

Mohanty, S., Kinnier, C. V. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 107, 3, dju438.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

8 Scopus citations

Radiofrequency ablation of hepatic malignancies: Is heat better than cold? Editorial

Mahvi, D. M. & Lee F.T., J., Dec 1 1999, In : Annals of surgery. 230, 1, p. 9-11 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

32 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 American Joint Replacement Registry—the first 5 years

Etkin, C. D. & Springer, B. D., Jun 2017, In : Arthroplasty Today. 3, 2, p. 67-69 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

20 Scopus citations

The importance of worldwide cancer registration

Bilimoria, K. Y. & Winchester, D. P., May 1 2008, In : Journal of Surgical Oncology. 97, 6, p. 481-482 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Scopus citations
Open Access

Utilizing Benchmarking to Reduce Adverse Outcomes

Chia, M. C. & Yang, A. D., Apr 2020, In : Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 46, 4, p. 183-184 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Letter

Anaphylaxis during breast cancer lymphatic mapping [2]

Kuerer, H. M., Wayne, J. D. & Ross, M. I., Jan 1 2001, In : Surgery. 129, 1, p. 119-120 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

46 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

4 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 characteristics and outcomes of surgically resected mucinous nonneoplastic cysts of the pancreas

Keswani, R. N., Bentrem, D. J., Hayman, A., Zhu, B. & Lin, X., Jul 1 2012, In : Pancreas. 41, 5, p. 813-815 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

5 Scopus citations

Considerations in Releasing Equations for the American College of Surgeons NSQIP Surgical Risk Calculator: In Reply to Wanderer and Ehrenfeld

Liu, Y., Cohen, M. E., Ko, C. Y., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Hall, B. L., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 223, 4, p. 674-675 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 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

8 Scopus citations
7 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

147 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

1 Scopus citations