Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

2015

Comparative effectiveness in esophagogastric cancer

Knab, L. M., Belotte, J., Munshi, H. G. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2015, In : Cancer treatment and research. 164, p. 121-142 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Concerns about using the patientsafety indicator-90 composite in pay-for-performance programs

Rajaram, R., Barnard, C. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Mar 3 2015, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 313, 9, p. 897-898 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

54 Scopus citations

CTLA-4 blockade plus adoptive T-cell transfer promotes optimal melanoma immunity in mice

Mahvi, D. A., Meyers, J. V., Tatar, A. J., Contreras, A., Suresh, M., Leverson, G. E., Sen, S. & Cho, C. S., Feb 14 2015, In : Journal of Immunotherapy. 38, 2, p. 54-61 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Databases as vehicles for comparative effectiveness research

Minami, C. A. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2015, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 13, 12, p. 1585-1588 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2 Scopus citations

Development of quality measures for the care of patients withgastroesophageal reflux disease

Yadlapati, R., Gawron, A. J., Bilimoria, K., Keswani, R. N., Dunbar, K. B., Kahrilas, P. J., Katz, P., Richter, J., Schnoll-Sussman, F., Soper, N., Vela, M. F. & Pandolfino, J. E., May 1 2015, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 13, 5, p. 874-883.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Early national experience with laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy for ductal adenocarcinoma: A comparison of laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy and open pancreaticoduodenectomy from the National Cancer Data Base

Sharpe, S. M., Talamonti, M. S., Wang, C. E., Prinz, R. A., Roggin, K. K., Bentrem, D. J., Winchester, D. J., Marsh, R. D. W., Stocker, S. J. & Baker, M. S., Jul 1 2015, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 221, 1, p. 175-184 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Scopus citations

Early Results from the Flexibility in Surgical Training Research Consortium: Resident and Program Director Attitudes Toward Flexible Rotations in Senior Residency

Klingensmith, M. E., Awad, M., Delman, K. A., Deveney, K., Fahey, T. J., Lees, J. S., Lipsett, P., Mullen, J. T., Smink, D. S. & Wayne, J. D., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Surgical Education. 72, 6, p. e151-e157

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 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

203 Scopus citations

Facilitating quality improvement: Pushing the pendulum back toward process measures

Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2015, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 314, 13, p. 1333-1334 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

34 Scopus citations

Flaws in patient safety measures: In reply

Rajaram, R., Barnard, C. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2015, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 313, 24, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Gastric Cancer

Bentrem, D. & Rosen, S., 2015, Gsstrointestinal Malignancy. New York: Springer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Gene expression profiling for molecular staging of cutaneous melanoma in patients undergoing sentinel lymph node biopsy

Gerami, P., Cook, R. W., Russell, M. C., Wilkinson, J., Amaria, R. N., Gonzalez, R., Lyle, S., Jackson, G. L., Greisinger, A. J., Johnson, C. E., Oelschlager, K. M., Stone, J. F., Maetzold, D. J., Ferris, L. K., Wayne, J. D., Cooper, C., Obregon, R., Delman, K. A. & Lawson, D., May 1 2015, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 72, 5, p. 780-785.e3 9981.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations

Genuflecting to Hospital Variation in Home Discharge-Reply

Mohanty, S., Cohen, M. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2015, In : JAMA Surgery. 150, 12, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

GLI2-dependent c-MYC upregulation mediates resistance of pancreatic cancer cells to the BET bromodomain inhibitor JQ1

Kumar, K., Raza, S. S., Knab, L. M., Chow, C. R., Kwok, B., Bentrem, D. J., Popovic, R., Ebine, K., Licht, J. D. & Munshi, H. G., Mar 31 2015, In : Scientific reports. 5, 9489.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Hospital characteristics associated with penalties in the centers for medicare & medicaid services hospital-acquired condition reduction program

Rajaram, R., Chung, J. W., Kinnier, C. V., Barnard, C., Mohanty, S., Pavey, E. S., McHugh, M. C. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jul 28 2015, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 314, 4, p. 375-383 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Scopus citations

Impact of gastrectomy procedural complexity on surgical outcomes and hospital comparisons

Mohanty, S., Paruch, J., Bilimoria, K. Y., Cohen, M., Strong, V. E. & Weber, S. M., Aug 1 2015, In : Surgery (United States). 158, 2, p. 522-528 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

In reply

Mohanty, S., Cohen, M. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2015, In : JAMA surgery. 150, 12, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Making the case for investigating flexibility in duty hour limits for surgical residents

Bilimoria, K. Y., Hoyt, D. B. & Lewis, F., Jun 1 2015, In : JAMA surgery. 150, 6, p. 503-504 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

13 Scopus citations

Medicare

Rajaram, R. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2015, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 314, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Medicare

Rajaram, R. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jul 28 2015, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 314, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

National evaluation of hospital readmission after pulmonary resection

Rajaram, R., Ju, M. H., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y. & Decamp, M. M., Dec 2015, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 150, 6, p. 1508-1514.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Negotiating the tensions in patient-centered care

Minami, C. A., Yang, A. D. & Szmuilowicz, E., Sep 15 2015, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 314, 11, p. 1167-1168 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Neoadjuvant Therapy is Associated with a Reduced Lymph Node Ratio in Patients with Potentially Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

Roland, C. L., Yang, A. D., Katz, M. H. G., Chatterjee, D., Wang, H., Lin, H., Vauthey, J. N., Pisters, P. W., Varadhachary, G. R., Wolff, R. A., Crane, C. H., Lee, J. E. & Fleming, J. B., Mar 1 2015, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 22, 4, p. 1168-1175 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

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

Patterns of care among patients undergoing hepatic resection: A query of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-targeted hepatectomy database

Spolverato, G., Ejaz, A., Kim, Y., Hall, B. L., Bilimoria, K., Cohen, M., Ko, C., Pitt, H. & Pawlik, T. M., Jun 15 2015, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 196, 2, p. 221-228 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Perioperative radiotherapy is associated with improved survival among patients with synovial sarcoma: A SEER analysis

Naing, K. W., Monjazeb, A. M., Li, C. S., Lee, L. I. Y., Yang, A., Borys, D. & Canter, R. J., Feb 1 2015, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 111, 2, p. 158-164 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Postoperative venous thromboembolism outcomes measure: Analytic exploration of potential misclassification of hospital quality due to surveillance bias

Chung, J. W., Ju, M. H., Kinnier, C. V., Sohn, M. W. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2015, In : Annals of surgery. 261, 3, p. 443-444 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

7 Scopus citations

Preferential expansion of pro-inflammatory Tregs in human non-small cell lung cancer

Phillips, J. D., Knab, L. M., Blatner, N. R., Haghi, L., DeCamp Jr, M. M., Meyerson, S. L., Heiferman, M. J., Heiferman, J. R., Gounari, F., Bentrem, D. J. & Khazaie, K., Sep 21 2015, In : Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy. 64, 9, p. 1185-1191 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Public reporting in surgery an emerging opportunity to improve care and inform patients

Minami, C. A., Dahlke, A. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2015, In : Annals of surgery. 261, 2, p. 241-242 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations

Quantitative functional MRI in a clinical orthotopic model of pancreatic cancer in immunocompetent lewis rats

Zhang, Z., Zheng, L., Li, W., Gordon, A. C., Huan, Y., Shangguan, J., Procissi, D., Bentrem, D. J. & Larson, A. C., Jan 1 2015, In : American Journal of Translational Research. 7, 9, p. 1475-1486 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Reducing margins of wide local excision in head and neck melanoma for function and cosmesis: 5-year local recurrence-free survival

Rawlani, R., Rawlani, V., Qureshi, H. A., Kim, J. Y. & Wayne, J. D., Jun 1 2015, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 111, 7, p. 795-799 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Risk of discharge to postacute care: A patient-centered outcome for the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program surgical risk calculator

Mohanty, S., Liu, Y., Paruch, J. L., Kmiecik, T. E., Cohen, M. E., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., May 1 2015, In : JAMA surgery. 150, 5, p. 480-484 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Separating the need for intraoperative consultation from the fear of out-of-network billing: The myth of drive-by doctoring

Minami, C. A. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jan 1 2015, In : JAMA Surgery. 150, 5, p. 386-387 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

1 Scopus citations

Surgical duration and risk of venous thromboembolism

Kim, J. Y. S., Khavanin, N., Rambachan, A., McCarthy, R. J., Mlodinow, A. S., De Oliveria, G. S., Stock, M. C., Gust, M. J. & Mahvi, D. M., Feb 1 2015, In : JAMA surgery. 150, 2, p. 110-117 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

105 Scopus citations

The laparoscopic approach to distal pancreatectomy for ductal adenocarcinoma results in shorter lengths of stay without compromising oncologic outcomes

Sharpe, S. M., Talamonti, M. S., Wang, E., Bentrem, D. J., Roggin, K. K., Prinz, R. A., Marsh, R. D. W., Stocker, S. J., Winchester, D. J. & Baker, M. S., Mar 1 2015, In : American journal of surgery. 209, 3, p. 557-563 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations

The pedicled lateral arm flap for oncologic reconstruction near the shoulder

Jordan, S. W., Wayne, J. D. & Dumanian, G. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Annals of plastic surgery. 74, 1, p. 30-33 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
16 Scopus citations

Thoracic Inlet Syndrome

Bharat, A., Mckinnon, S. E. & Patterson, P. A., 2015, European Society of Thoracic Surgery Textbook of Thoracic Surgery. TBC: TBC

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Underlying reasons associated with hospital readmission following surgery in the United States

Merkow, R. P., Ju, M. H., Chung, J. W., Hall, B. L., Cohen, M. E., Williams, M. V., Tsai, T. C., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Feb 3 2015, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 313, 5, p. 483-495 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

357 Scopus citations

Validity and feasibility of the American College of Surgeons colectomy composite outcome quality measure: Reply

Merkow, R. P., Hall, B. L. & Ko, C. Y., Jun 1 2015, In : Annals of Surgery. 261, 6, p. e158-e159

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Virtual microdissection identifies distinct tumor- and stroma-specific subtypes of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

Moffitt, R. A., Marayati, R., Flate, E. L., Volmar, K. E., Loeza, S. G. H., Hoadley, K. A., Rashid, N. U., Williams, L. A., Eaton, S. C., Chung, A. H., Smyla, J. K., Anderson, J. M., Kim, H. J., Bentrem, D. J., Talamonti, M. S., Iacobuzio-Donahue, C. A., Hollingsworth, M. A. & Yeh, J. J., Sep 29 2015, In : Nature Genetics. 47, 10, p. 1168-1178 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

401 Scopus citations

Zileuton, 5-lipoxygenase inhibitor, acts as a chemopreventive agent in intestinal polyposis, by modulating polyp and systemic inflammation

Gounaris, E., Heiferman, M. J., Heiferman, J. R., Shrivastav, M., Vitello, D., Blatner, N. R., Knab, L. M., Phillips, J. D., Cheon, E. C., Grippo, P. J., Khazaie, K., Munshi, H. G. & Bentrem, D. J., Mar 6 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 3, e0121402.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2014

A case for improving measurement of intraoperative iatrogenic injuries

Paruch, J. L., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Sep 1 2014, In : JAMA surgery. 149, 9, p. 887-888 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2 Scopus citations

Adherence with postdischarge venous thromboembolism chemoprophylaxis recommendations after colorectal cancer surgery among elderly medicare beneficiaries

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y., Sohn, M. W., Oh, E. H., Sellers, M. M., Paruch, J. L., Chung, J. W. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2014, In : Annals of surgery. 260, 1, p. 103-108 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 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

25 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

35 Scopus citations

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

30 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 of the 2011 ACGME resident duty hour reform with general surgery patient outcomes and with resident examination performance

Rajaram, R., Chung, J. W., Jones, A. T., Cohen, M. E., Dahlke, A. R., Ko, C. Y., Tarpley, J. L., Lewis, F. R., Hoyt, D. B. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 10 2014, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 312, 22, p. 2374-2384 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Scopus citations