Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output 1975 2020

2009

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
84 Citations (Scopus)
Anal Canal
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Databases
Survival
Neoplasms
32 Citations (Scopus)

Radiofrequency ablation combined with KS-IL2 immunocytokine (EMD 273066) results in an enhanced antitumor effect against murine colon adenocarcinoma

Johnson, E. E., Yamane, B. H., Buhtoiarov, I. N., Lum, H. D., Rakhmilevich, A. L., Mahvi, D. M., Gillies, S. D. & Sondel, P. M., Aug 1 2009, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 15, 15, p. 4875-4884 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interleukin-2
Colon
Adenocarcinoma
Neoplasms
Immunologic Memory
100 Citations (Scopus)

Readmissions following pancreaticoduodenectomy for pancreas cancer: A population-based appraisal

Yermilov, I., Bentrem, D. J., Sekeris, E., Jain, S., Maggard, M. A., Ko, C. Y. & Tomlinson, J. S., Mar 1 2009, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 16, 3, p. 554-561 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Population
Disease Progression
Databases
87 Citations (Scopus)

Risk Adjustment in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program: A Comparison of Logistic Versus Hierarchical Modeling

Cohen, M. E., Dimick, J. B., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y., Richards, K. & Hall, B. L., Dec 1 2009, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 209, 6, p. 687-693 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk Adjustment
Quality Improvement
Logistic Models
Morbidity
Diagnosis-Related Groups
336 Citations (Scopus)

Small bowel cancer in the United States: Changes in epidemiology, treatment, and survival over the last 20 years

Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Wayne, J. D., Ko, C. Y., Bennett, C. L. & Talamonti, M. S., Jan 1 2009, In : Annals of surgery. 249, 1, p. 63-71 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intestinal Neoplasms
Epidemiology
Survival
Carcinoid Tumor
Neoplasms
38 Citations (Scopus)

Staging laparoscopy enhances the detection of occult metastases in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma

Contreras, C. M., Stanelle, E. J., Mansour, J., Hinshaw, J. L., Rikkers, L. F., Rettammel, R., Mahvi, D. M., Cho, C. S. & Weber, S. M., Dec 15 2009, In : Journal of Surgical Oncology. 100, 8, p. 663-669 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopy
Adenocarcinoma
Neoplasm Metastasis
Laparotomy
Neoplasms
51 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical Career Choices: The Vital Impact of Mentoring

McCord, J. H., McDonald, R., Sippel, R. S., Leverson, G., Mahvi, D. M. & Weber, S. M., Jul 1 2009, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 155, 1, p. 136-141 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Career Choice
Mentors
Internship and Residency
Mentoring
Surveys and Questionnaires
20 Citations (Scopus)

Tgfbr1 haploinsufficiency inhibits the development of murine mutant Kras-induced pancreatic precancer

Adrian, K., Strouch, M. J., Zeng, Q., Barron, M. R., Cheon, E. C., Honasoge, A., Xu, Y., Phukan, S., Sadim, M., Bentrem, D. J., Pasche, B. & Grippo, P. J., Dec 15 2009, In : Cancer Research. 69, 24, p. 9169-9174 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Haploinsufficiency
Pancreatic Elastase
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Mitotic Index
Pancreas
29 Citations (Scopus)

The flavonoid apigenin potentiates the growth inhibitory effects of gemcitabine and abrogates gemcitabine resistance in human pancreatic cancer cells

Strouch, M. J., Milam, B. M., Melstrom, L. G., McGill, J. J., Salabat, M. R., Ujiki, M. B., Ding, X. Z. & Bentrem, D. J., May 1 2009, In : Pancreas. 38, 4, p. 409-415 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gemcitabine
Apigenin
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Flavonoids
Growth

The VX2 Tumor Model: Review of Methods and Application

Cheon, EC., Larson, A. C., Bentrem, D. J., Mahvi, DM. & Omary, RA., 2009, In : Journal of Interventional Oncology. 2, p. 133-138 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

126 Citations (Scopus)

T-regulatory cells shift from a protective anti-inflammatory to a cancer-promoting proinflammatory phenotype in polyposis

Gounaris, E., Blatner, N. R., Dennis, K., Magnusson, F., Gurish, M. F., Strom, T. B., Beckhove, P., Gounari, F. & Khazaie, K., Jul 1 2009, In : Cancer Research. 69, 13, p. 5490-5497 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regulatory T-Lymphocytes
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Phenotype
Interleukin-10
Neoplasms
Anal Canal
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
118 Citations (Scopus)

Using the NCDB for cancer care improvement: An introduction to available quality assessment tools

Raval, M. V., Bilimoria, K. Y., Stewart, A. K., Bentrem, D. J. & Ko, C. Y., Jun 15 2009, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 99, 8, p. 488-490 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Databases
Quality of Health Care
Neoplasms
Hospital Information Systems
Benchmarking
22 Citations (Scopus)

Utilization of Parenteral Nutrition Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Is Routine Jejunostomy Tube Placement Warranted?

Yermilov, I., Jain, S., Sekeris, E., Bentrem, D. J., Hines, O. J., Reber, H. A., Ko, C. Y. & Tomlinson, J. S., Jul 1 2009, In : Digestive diseases and sciences. 54, 7, p. 1582-1588 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jejunostomy
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Parenteral Nutrition
Enterostomy
Comorbidity
67 Citations (Scopus)

Variability in length of stay after colorectal surgery: Assessment of 182 hospitals in the national surgical quality improvement program

Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y., Richards, K. & Hall, B. L., Dec 1 2009, In : Annals of surgery. 250, 6, p. 901-907 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colorectal Surgery
Quality Improvement
Length of Stay
Morbidity
Risk Adjustment
44 Citations (Scopus)

Variability in Reoperation Rates at 182 Hospitals: A Potential Target for Quality Improvement

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y., Cohen, M. E., Richards, K., Ko, C. Y. & Hall, B. L., Nov 1 2009, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 209, 5, p. 557-564 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement
Reoperation
Logistic Models
Hypertension
2008
88 Citations (Scopus)

Acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas in the united states: Prognostic factors and comparison to ductal adenocarcinoma

Schmidt, C. M., Matos, J. M., Bentrem, D. J., Talamonti, M. S., Lillemoe, K. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 12, 12, p. 2078-2086 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acinar Cell Carcinoma
Pancreas
Adenocarcinoma
Neoplasms
Survival

ACS-NSQIP Semiannual Report: January 1, 2007 - December 31, 2007

Bilimoria, K. Y., 2008, American College of Surgeons.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

ACS-NSQIP Semiannual Report: July 1, 2006 - June 30, 2007

Bilimoria, K. Y., 2008, American College of Surgeons.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

22 Citations (Scopus)

Adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction after bariatric surgery

Melstrom, L. G., Bentrem, D. J., Salvino, M. J., Blum, M. G., Talamonti, M. S. & Printen, K. J., Jul 1 2008, In : American journal of surgery. 196, 1, p. 135-138 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophagogastric Junction
Bariatric Surgery
Adenocarcinoma
Esophageal Neoplasms
Gastroesophageal Reflux
54 Citations (Scopus)

Adequacy and Importance of Lymph Node Evaluation for Colon Cancer in the Elderly

Bilimoria, K. Y., Stewart, A. K., Palis, B. E., Bentrem, D. J., Talamonti, M. S. & Ko, C. Y., Feb 1 2008, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 206, 2, p. 247-254 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colonic Neoplasms
Lymph Nodes
Survival
Colectomy
Neoplasms
268 Citations (Scopus)

Adrenocortical carcinoma in the United States: Treatment utilization and prognostic factors

Bilimoria, K. Y., Shen, W. T., Elaraj, D. M., Bentrem, D. J., Winchester, D. J., Kebebew, E. & Sturgeon, C., Dec 1 2008, In : Cancer. 113, 11, p. 3130-3136 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adrenocortical Carcinoma
Survival
Neoplasms
Therapeutics
Neoplasm Metastasis
3 Citations (Scopus)

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 1 2008, In : Medical Engineering and Physics. 30, 4, p. 454-459 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrodes
Blood
Liver
Equipment and Supplies
Coagulation
16 Citations (Scopus)

Antecedents of physical activity among family caregivers

Etkin, C. D., Prohaska, T. R., Connell, C. M., Edelman, P. & Hughes, S. L., Jun 1 2008, In : Journal of Applied Gerontology. 27, 3, p. 350-367 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caregivers
Exercise
Self Efficacy
Mental Health
Attitude to Health
79 Citations (Scopus)

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

Apigenin
1-Phosphatidylinositol 4-Kinase
Facilitative Glucose Transport Proteins
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Flavonoids
31 Citations (Scopus)

Bowel complications after prolene hernia system (PHS) repair: A case report and review of the literature

Lo, D. J., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Pugh, C. M., Aug 1 2008, In : Hernia. 12, 4, p. 437-440 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polypropylenes
Inguinal Hernia
Herniorrhaphy
Hernia
Peritoneum
36 Citations (Scopus)

Clear cell carcinoma of the pancreas: Histopathologic features and a unique biomarker: Hepatocyte nuclear factor-1β

Kim, L., Liao, J., Zhang, M., Talamonti, M., Bentrem, D., Rao, S. & Yang, A. G. Y., Sep 1 2008, In : Modern Pathology. 21, 9, p. 1075-1083 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepatocyte Nuclear Factor 1
Pancreas
Biomarkers
Carcinoma
Adenocarcinoma
110 Citations (Scopus)

Complete lymph node dissection for sentinel node-positive melanoma: Assessment of practice patterns in the United States

Bilimoria, K. Y., Balch, C. M., Bentrem, D. J., Talamonti, M. S., Ko, C. Y., Lange, J. R., Winchester, D. P. & Wayne, J. D., Jun 1 2008, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 15, 6, p. 1566-1576 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lymph Node Excision
Melanoma
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Lower Extremity
cyhalothrin
8 Citations (Scopus)
Neoplasm Invasiveness
Lymphatic Metastasis
Cheek
Cyclin D1
Skin Neoplasms
38 Citations (Scopus)

Design optimization of a robust sleeve antenna for hepatic microwave ablation

Prakash, P., Deng, G., Converse, M. C., Webster, J. G., Mahvi, D. M. & Ferris, M. C., Feb 18 2008, In : Physics in Medicine and Biology. 53, 4, p. 1057-1069 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microwaves
Liver
Electromagnetic Fields
Hot Temperature
5 Citations (Scopus)

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

Ablation
Genetic algorithms
Microwaves
Antennas
Electric inductors
117 Citations (Scopus)

Directing surgical quality improvement initiatives: Comparison of perioperative mortality and long-term survival for cancer surgery

Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Feinglass, J. M., Stewart, A. K., Winchester, D. P., Talamonti, M. S. & Ko, C. Y., Oct 1 2008, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 26, 28, p. 4626-4633 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement
Survival
Mortality
Neoplasms
Low-Volume Hospitals
28 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of chemotherapeutic stress on induction of vascular endothelial growth factor family members and receptors in human colorectal cancer cells

Fan, F., Gray, M. J., Dallas, N. A., Yang, A. D., Van Buren, G., Camp, E. R. & Ellis, L. M., Oct 22 2008, In : Molecular cancer therapeutics. 7, 9, p. 3064-3070 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

oxaliplatin
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
Colorectal Neoplasms
Fluorouracil
DNA Damage
64 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of hospital type and volume on lymph node evaluation for gastric and pancreatic cancer

Bilimoria, K. Y., Talamonti, M. S., Wayne, J. D., Tomlinson, J. S., Stewart, A. K., Winchester, D. P., Ko, C. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2008, In : Archives of Surgery. 143, 7, p. 671-678 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Neoplasms
Stomach Neoplasms
Lymph Nodes
High-Volume Hospitals
National Cancer Institute (U.S.)
104 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Hospital Volume on Margin Status after Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Cancer

Bilimoria, K. Y., Talamonti, M. S., Sener, S. F., Bilimoria, M. M., Stewart, A. K., Winchester, D. P., Ko, C. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Oct 1 2008, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 207, 4, p. 510-519 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Pancreatectomy
Neoplasms
Low-Volume Hospitals
High-Volume Hospitals
47 Citations (Scopus)

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., Sep 16 2008, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 26, 11, p. 1836-1842 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liver Regeneration
Therapeutic Uses
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Hepatectomy
33 Citations (Scopus)

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

Esophageal Neoplasms
Drug Therapy
Neoplasms
Adenocarcinoma
Esophagectomy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Feasibility study of tumor size estimation through time domain peak monitoring

Converse, M. C., Hou, M., Mahvi, D. M. & Webster, J. G., Jan 1 2008, In : IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 55, 1, p. 230-236 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tumors
Monitoring
Liver
Ultra-wideband (UWB)
Microwaves
15 Citations (Scopus)

Finite-element analysis of hepatic cryoablation around a large blood vessel

Kim, C., O'Rourke, A. P., Will, J. A., Mahvi, D. M. & Webster, J. G., Aug 1 2008, In : IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 55, 8, p. 2087-2093 7 p., 20.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood vessels
Finite element method
Ablation
Freezing
Liver
20 Citations (Scopus)

Geminin is overexpressed in human pancreatic cancer and downregulated by the bioflavanoid apigenin in pancreatic cancer cell lines

Salabat, M. R., Melstrom, L. G., Strouch, M. J., Ding, X. Z., Milam, B. M., Ujiki, M. B., Chen, C., Pelling, J. C., Rao, S., Grippo, P. J., McGarry, T. J. & Bentrem, D. J., Nov 1 2008, In : Molecular Carcinogenesis. 47, 11, p. 835-844 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geminin
Apigenin
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Down-Regulation
Cell Line

Impact of surgery on survival for papillary thyroid cancer

Bilimoria, K. Y., Zanocco, K. & Sturgeon, C., 2008, Advances in Surgery, 42nd Edition.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

19 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Surgical Treatment on Outcomes for Papillary Thyroid Cancer

Bilimoria, KY., Zanocco, K. & Sturgeon, C., 2008, Advances in Surgery. Cameron, J. (ed.). New York: Mosby, p. 1-12

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

78 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of tumor location on nodal evaluation for colon cancer

Bilimoria, K. Y., Palis, B., Stewart, A. K., Bentrem, D. J., Freel, A. C., Sigurdson, E. R., Talamonti, M. S. & Ko, C. Y., Feb 1 2008, In : Diseases of the colon and rectum. 51, 2, p. 154-161 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colonic Neoplasms
Colectomy
Neoplasms
Survival
High-Volume Hospitals
91 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic-assisted vs. open colectomy for cancer: Comparison of short-term outcomes from 121 hospitals

Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Merkow, R. P., Nelson, H., Wang, E., Ko, C. Y. & Soper, N. J., Nov 1 2008, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 12, 11, p. 2001-2009 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colectomy
Neoplasms
Logistic Models
Morbidity
Surgical Wound Infection
300 Citations (Scopus)

Left-sided pancreatectomy: A multicenter comparison of laparoscopic and open approaches

Kooby, D. A., Gillespie, T., Bentrem, D. J., Nakeeb, A., Schmidt, M. C., Merchant, N. B., Parikh, A. A., Martin, R. C. G., Scoggins, C. R., Ahmad, S., Kim, H. J., Park, J., Johnston, F., Strouch, M. J., Menze, A., Rymer, J., McClaine, R., Strasberg, S. M., Talamonti, M. S., Staley, C. A. & 5 others, McMasters, K. M., Lowy, A. M., Byrd-Sellers, J., Wood, W. C. & Hawkins, W. G., Sep 1 2008, In : Annals of Surgery. 248, 3, p. 438-443 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatectomy
Length of Stay
Pancreatic Fistula
Operative Time
Pancreatitis
82 Citations (Scopus)

Live imaging of cysteine-cathepsin activity reveals dynamics of focal inflammation, angiogenesis, and polyp growth

Gounaris, E., Tung, C. H., Restaino, C., Maehr, R., Kohler, R., Joyce, J. A., Plough, H. L., Barrett, T. A., Weissleder, R. & Khazaie, K., Aug 13 2008, In : PloS one. 3, 8, e2916.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cathepsins
Cathepsins
Cathepsin B
Polyps
angiogenesis
134 Citations (Scopus)

Lymph node evaluation as a colon cancer quality measure: A national hospital report card

Bilimoria, K. Y., Bentrem, D. J., Stewart, A. K., Talamonti, M. S., Winchester, D. P., Russell, T. R. & Ko, C. Y., Sep 1 2008, In : Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 100, 18, p. 1310-1317 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colonic Neoplasms
Lymph Nodes
Compliance
Hospital Administration
Veterans Hospitals