Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output 1975 2020

2010
12 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy using radiofrequency energy

Fronza, J. S., Bentrem, D. J., Baker, M. S., Talamonti, M. S. & Ujiki, M. B., Mar 1 2010, In : American Journal of Surgery. 199, 3, p. 401-404 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatectomy
Radio Waves
Equipment and Supplies
Reoperation
Blood Transfusion
22 Citations (Scopus)

Mucinous nonneoplastic cyst of the pancreas: apomucin phenotype distinguishes this entity from intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm

Cao, W., Adley, B. P., Liao, J., Lin, X., Talamonti, M., Bentrem, D. J., Musunuri, S. R. & Yang, G-Y., Apr 1 2010, In : Human Pathology. 41, 4, p. 513-521 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cysts
Pancreas
Phenotype
Neoplasms
Metaplasia
582 Citations (Scopus)

NCCN task force report: Update on the management of patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Demetri, G. D., Von Mehren, M., Antonescu, C. R., DeMatteo, R. P., Ganjoo, K. N., Maki, R. G., Pisters, P. W. T., Raut, C. P., Riedel, R. F., Schuetze, S., Sundar, H. M., Trent, J. C. & Wayne, J. D., Apr 1 2010, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 8, SUPPL. 2, p. S1-S40

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Advisory Committees
Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Medical Oncology
Molecular Pathology
21 Citations (Scopus)

Nodal evaluation in wilms' tumors: Analysis of the national cancer data base

Raval, M. V., Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Stewart, A. K., Winchester, D. P., Ko, C. Y. & Reynolds, M., Mar 1 2010, In : Annals of surgery. 251, 3, p. 559-565 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wilms Tumor
Databases
Lymph Nodes
Neoplasms
Survival
128 Citations (Scopus)

Pancreatectomy risk calculator: An ACS-NSQIP resource

Parikh, P., Shiloach, M., Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y., Hall, B. L. & Pitt, H. A., Jan 1 2010, In : HPB. 12, 7, p. 488-497 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatectomy
Quality Improvement
Morbidity
Mortality
Logistic Models

Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

Elaraj, D. & Sturgeon, C., 2010, Endocrine Surgery. Morita, S., Dackiw, A. & Zeiger, M. (eds.). New York: McGraw-Hill, p. 47-64

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

16 Citations (Scopus)

Quality Improvement for Pancreatic Cancer Care: Is Regionalization a Feasible and Effective Mechanism?

Raval, M. V., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Talamonti, M. S., Apr 1 2010, In : Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America. 19, 2, p. 371-390 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Quality Improvement
Pancreatic Neoplasms
High-Volume Hospitals
Pancreatectomy
Patient Preference

Reply

Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y., Richards, K. & Hall, B. L., Nov 1 2010, In : Annals of Surgery. 252, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

35 Citations (Scopus)

Risk-based selective referral for cancer surgery: A potential strategy to improve perioperative outcomes

Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Talamonti, M. S., Stewart, A. K., Winchester, D. P. & Ko, C. Y., Apr 1 2010, In : Annals of surgery. 251, 4, p. 708-716 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Referral and Consultation
Community Hospital
Neoplasms
Mortality
Cancer Care Facilities
12 Citations (Scopus)

Sansalvamide induces pancreatic cancer growth arrest through changes in the cell cycle

Heiferman, M. J., Salabat, M. R., Ujiki, M. B., Strouch, M. J., Cheon, E. C., Silverman, R. B. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2010, In : Anticancer research. 30, 1, p. 73-78 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Neoplasms
Cell Cycle
G1 Phase Cell Cycle Checkpoints
Cyclin A
Cyclin E
9 Citations (Scopus)

Sclerosing angiomatoid nodular transformation of the spleen masquerading as a sarcoma metastasis

Sitaraman, L. M., Linn, J. G., Matkowskyj, K. A. & Wayne, J. D., Nov 19 2010, In : Rare Tumors. 2, 4, p. 124-125 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Splenectomy
Sarcoma
Blood Vessels
Spleen
Neoplasm Metastasis
77 Citations (Scopus)

Soft tissue sarcoma

Demetri, G. D., Antonia, S., Benjamin, R. S., Bui, M. M., Casper, E. S., Conrad, E. U., DeLaney, T. F., Ganjoo, K. N., Heslin, M. J., Hutchinson, R. J., Kane, J. M., Letson, G. D., McGarry, S. V., O'Donnell, R. J., Paz, I. B., Pfeifer, J. D., Pollock, R. E., Randall, R. L., Riedel, R. F., Schupak, K. D. & 4 others, Schwartz, H. S., Thornton, K., Von Mehren, M. & Wayne, J., Jan 1 2010, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 8, 6, p. 630-674 45 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Sarcoma
Radiotherapy
Drug Therapy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Splenic vein stent placement for refractory gastric variceal bleeding

Hayman, A. V., Fisher, M. J., Ryu, R. K., Bentrem, D. J., Skaro, A. I. & Omary, R. A., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of Surgical Radiology. 1, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Splenic Vein
Stents
Stomach
Hemorrhage
6 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of bevacizumab on postoperative complications in patients undergoing colorectal and pancreatic cancer resection

Cheon, E. C., Small, W., Strouch, M. J., Krantz, S. B., Rademaker, A., Mulcahy, M. F., Benson, A. B., Bentrem, D. J. & Talamonti, M. S., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 102, 5, p. 539-542 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Pancreatic Neoplasms
Colorectal Neoplasms
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
Monoclonal Antibodies
Morbidity
8 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in age for hepatoportoenterostomy in the United States

Raval, M. V., Dzakovic, A., Bentrem, D. J., Reynolds, M. & Superina, R., Oct 1 2010, In : Surgery. 148, 4, p. 785-792 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biliary Atresia
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Hispanic Americans
African Americans
21 Citations (Scopus)

U.S. Trends in hospitalization and generalist physician workforce and the emergence of hospitalists

Meltzer, D. O. & Chung, J. W., May 1 2010, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 25, 5, p. 453-459 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospitalists
Inpatients
Hospitalization
Physicians
Length of Stay
5 Citations (Scopus)

Use of sentinel lymph node biopsy for melanoma in children and adolescents

Raval, M. V., Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Stewart, A. K., Ko, C. Y., Reynolds, M. & Wayne, J. D., Nov 1 2010, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 102, 6, p. 634-639 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Melanoma
Lymph Nodes
Neoplasm Metastasis
Logistic Models
17 Citations (Scopus)

Utilization of total thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid cancer in children

Raval, M. V., Bentrem, D. J., Stewart, A. K., Ko, C. Y. & Reynolds, M., Oct 1 2010, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 17, 10, p. 2545-2553 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thyroidectomy
Thyroid Neoplasms
Neoplasms
Insurance
Logistic Models
1 Citation (Scopus)

Zen and the Art of Surgery: How to Make Johnny a Surgeon

Mahvi, D., Sep 15 2010, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 14, 10, p. 1477-1482 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Art
Surgeons
2009
27 Citations (Scopus)

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

Electric inductors
Ablation
Microwaves
Antennas
Liver
95 Citations (Scopus)

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

Pancreatectomy
Length of Stay
Adenocarcinoma
Databases
Morbidity
78 Citations (Scopus)

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 1 2009, In : Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 101, 12, p. 848-859 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Neoplasms
Quality of Health Care
Patient Compliance
Quality Improvement
Neoplasms
7 Citations (Scopus)

Colonoscopic findings and tumor site do not predict bowel obstruction during medical treatment of stage IV colorectal cancer

Ballian, N., Mahvi, D. M. & Kennedy, G. D., Jun 1 2009, In : Oncologist. 14, 6, p. 580-585 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Colorectal Neoplasms
Neoplasms
Colonoscopes
Therapeutics
Medical Oncology
186 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of Commission on Cancer-approved and -nonapproved hospitals in the United states: Implications for studies that use the National Cancer Data Base

Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Stewart, A. K., Winchester, D. P. & Ko, C. Y., Sep 1 2009, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 27, 25, p. 4177-4181 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cancer Care Facilities
Databases
Neoplasms
American Hospital Association
Hospice Care
253 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of sentinel lymph node biopsy alone and completion axillary lymph node dissection for node-positive breast cancer

Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Hansen, N. M., Bethke, K. P., Rademaker, A. W., Ko, C. Y., Winchester, D. P. & Winchester, D. J., Jun 20 2009, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 27, 18, p. 2946-2953 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Lymph Node Excision
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasm Metastasis
Recurrence
8 Citations (Scopus)

Defining, controlling, and treating a pancreatic fistula

Mahvi, D., Jul 1 2009, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 13, 7, p. 1187-1188 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgical Anastomosis
Pancreatic Fistula
Fibrin Tissue Adhesive
Pancreatectomy
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
5 Citations (Scopus)

Developing a measurement strategy for assessing family caregiver skills

Farran, C. J., Mccann, J. J., Fogg, L. G. & Etkin, C. D., Jul 1 2009, In : Alzheimer's Care Today. 10, 3, p. 129-139 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caregivers
Dementia
Alzheimer Disease
Nursing Faculties
Self Report
232 Citations (Scopus)
Colorectal Surgery
Quality Improvement
Morbidity
Mortality
Informed Consent
23 Citations (Scopus)
Automated Pattern Recognition
Morbidity
Physicians
Mortality
Quality Improvement
8 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a VX2 Pancreatic Cancer Model in Rabbits: A Pilot Study

Eifler, A. C., Lewandowski, R. J., Virmani, S., Chung, J. C., Wang, D., Tang, R. L., Szolc-Kowalska, B., Woloschak, G. E., Yang, G. Y., Ryu, R. K., Salem, R., Larson, A. C., Cheon, E., Strouch, M., Bentrem, D. J. & Omary, R. A., Aug 1 2009, In : Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 20, 8, p. 1075-1082 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Neoplasms
Rabbits
Neoplasms
Digital Subtraction Angiography
Magnetic Resonance Angiography
16 Citations (Scopus)
Acellular Dermis
Tissue Expansion Devices
Artificial Skin
Tissue Expansion
Mammaplasty

Does sentinel node-positive breast cancer require axillary node dissection?

Pilewskie, M. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2009, In : American Journal of Hematology/ Oncology. 8, 12

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Dissection
Breast Neoplasms
cyhalothrin
492 Citations (Scopus)

Does surgical quality improve in the american college of surgeons national surgical quality improvement program: An evaluation of all participating hospitals

Hall, B. L., Hamilton, B. H., Richards, K., Bilimoria, K. Y., Cohen, M. E. & Ko, C. Y., Sep 1 2009, In : Annals of surgery. 250, 3, p. 363-374 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Program Evaluation
Quality Improvement
Morbidity
Surgeons
Risk Adjustment
151 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Body Mass Index on Short-Term Outcomes after Colectomy for Cancer

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y., McCarter, M. D. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2009, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 208, 1, p. 53-61 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colectomy
Body Mass Index
Odds Ratio
Neoplasms
Surgical Wound Infection
38 Citations (Scopus)

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

Hospital Mortality
Health Status
Morbidity
Logistic Models
Colorectal Surgery
76 Citations (Scopus)

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

Neoplasms
Certification
Surgeons
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
Information Storage and Retrieval
72 Citations (Scopus)

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., Nov 4 2009, In : Physiological Measurement. 30, 5, p. 459-466 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric Conductivity
Ablation
Liver
Tumors
Hot Temperature
132 Citations (Scopus)

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

Carbon Footprint
Global Warming
Health Care Sector
Environmental Health
Health Services Needs and Demand

Exocrine and Endocrine Pancreas

Bilimoria, K. Y. & Talamonti, M. S., 2009, American Joint Committee Cancer, Cancer Staging Manual, 7th Edition.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Extent of surgery affects papillary thyroid cancer

Bilimoria, K. Y., Mar 1 2009, In : Annals of surgery. 249, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Papillary Thyroid cancer
65 Citations (Scopus)

Health care system and socioeconomic factors associated with variance in use of sentinel lymph node biopsy for melanoma in the United States

Lange, J. R., Bilimoria, K. Y., Balch, C. M., Wayne, J. D., Chang, D. C., Palis, B. E. & Dy, S. M., Apr 10 2009, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 27, 11, p. 1857-1863 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Melanoma
Delivery of Health Care
Censuses
Neoplasms
84 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of specific quality improvement opportunities for the elderly undergoing gastrointestinal surgery

Bentrem, D. J., Cohen, M. E., Hynes, D. M., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Nov 1 2009, In : Archives of Surgery. 144, 11, p. 1013-1020 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement
Surgical Wound Infection
Venous Thrombosis
Gastrointestinal Tract
Comorbidity
4 Citations (Scopus)

"Improved" Calculation of reflection coefficient for coaxial antennas with feed gap effect

Wang, P., Converse, M. C., Webster, J. G. & Mahvi, D. M., Apr 28 2009, In : IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. 57, 2, p. 559-563 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antenna feeders
antennas
Antennas
reflectance
hyperthermia

In reply

Bilimoria, K. Y. & Ko, C. Y., Mar 1 2009, In : Archives of Surgery. 144, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Citations (Scopus)

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

Empiricism
Risk Adjustment
Random Allocation
Reproducibility of Results
Observational Studies

Invited critique

Frencher, S., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Ko, C., Apr 1 2009, In : Archives of Surgery. 144, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

59 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic left pancreatectomy: Complication risk score correlates with morbidity and risk for pancreatic fistula

Weber, S. M., Cho, C. S., Merchant, N., Pinchot, S., Rettammel, R., Nakeeb, A., Bentrem, D., Parikh, A., Mazo, A. E., Martin, R. C. G., Scoggins, C. R., Ahmad, S. A., Kim, H. J., Hamilton, N., Hawkins, W., Schmidt, C. M. & Kooby, D. A., Oct 1 2009, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 16, 10, p. 2825-2833 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Fistula
Pancreatectomy
Morbidity
Body Mass Index
Chronic Pancreatitis

Maturation evaluation for dialysis access

Bharat, A. & Shenoy, S., 2009, Vascular Access Principles and Practice, 5th edition. TBC: TBC

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

51 Citations (Scopus)

Methylation profile of circulating plasma DNA in patients with pancreatic cancer

Melnikov, A. A., Scholtens, D., Talamonti, M. S., Bentrem, D. J. & Levenson, V. V., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 99, 2, p. 119-122 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Neoplasms
Methylation
Biomarkers
DNA
Pancreas
53 Citations (Scopus)

National assessment of melanoma care using formally developed quality indicators

Bilimoria, K. Y., Raval, M. V., Bentrem, D. J., Wayne, J. D., Balch, C. M. & Ko, C. Y., Nov 10 2009, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 27, 32, p. 5445-5451 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melanoma
Quality of Health Care
Guidelines
Cancer Care Facilities
Neoplasms