Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

2013

ACS Clinical Scholars-in-Residence Program offers unique research and educational opportunity.

Bilimoria, K. & Ko, C. Y., Mar 1 2013, In : Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons. 98, 3, p. 72-73 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Age-related disparities in use of completion lymphadenectomy for melanoma sentinel lymph node metastasis

Shah, D. R., Yang, A. D., Maverakis, E. & Martinez, S. R., Nov 1 2013, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 185, 1, p. 240-244 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

A multi-institutional perspective of complication rates for elective nonreconstructive breast surgery: An analysis of NSQIP data from 2006 to 2010

Hanwright, P. J., Hirsch, E. M., Seth, A. K., Chow, G., Smetona, J., McNichols, C., Gaido, J. A., Fine, N. A., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Kim, J. Y. S., Mar 1 2013, In : Aesthetic surgery journal. 33, 3, p. 378-386 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

An opportunity to ensure high-quality melanoma care through the use of a preoperative treatment algorithm

Kester, B. S., Wayne, J. D., Ross, M. I., Bentrem, D. J., Merkow, R. P. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Nov 1 2013, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 20, 12, p. 3976-3983 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

A predictive model of risk and outcomes in tissue expander reconstruction: A multivariate analysis of 9786 patients

Hanwright, P. J., Davila, A. A., Mioton, L. M., Fine, N. A., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Kim, J. Y. S., Dec 2013, In : Journal of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery. 47, 6, p. 513-518 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Assessing rural-urban disparities in the use of sentinel lymph node biopsy for melanoma

Shah, D. R., Yang, A. D., Maverakis, E. & Martinez, S. R., Oct 1 2013, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 184, 2, p. 1157-1160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Assessment of advanced gastric cancer management in the United States

Sherman, K. L., Merkow, R. P., Shah, A. M., Wang, C. E., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2013, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 20, 7, p. 2124-2131 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

BCR-ABL1-induced leukemogenesis and autophagic targeting by arsenic trioxide

Goussetis, D. J., Gounaris, E. & Platanias, L. C., Jan 2013, In : Autophagy. 9, 1, p. 93-94 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Colonoscopy is high yield in spinal cord injury

Hayman, A. V., Guihan, M., Fisher, M. J., Murphy, D., Anaya, B. C., Parachuri, R., Rogers, T. J. & Bentrem, D. J., Sep 1 2013, In : Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine. 36, 5, p. 436-442 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Comparative morbidity and mortality from cervical or thoracic esophageal anastomoses

Shah, D. R., Martinez, S. R., Canter, R. J., Yang, A. D., Bold, R. J. & Khatri, V. P., Dec 1 2013, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 108, 7, p. 472-476 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Comparing thirty-day outcomes in prosthetic and autologous breast reconstruction: A multivariate analysis of 13,082 patients?

Mioton, L. M., Smetona, J. T., Hanwright, P. J., Seth, A. K., Wang, E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Gaido, J., Fine, N. A. & Kim, J. Y. S., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. 66, 7, p. 917-925 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Comparison of Perioperative Outcomes in Outpatient and Inpatient Laparoscopic Hysterectomy

Khavanin, N., Mlodinow, A., Milad, M. P., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Kim, J. Y. S., Sep 1 2013, In : Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 20, 5, p. 604-610 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Defining Quality for Distal Pancreatectomy: Does the Laparoscopic Approach Protect Patients from Poor Quality Outcomes?

Baker, M. S., Sherman, K. L., Stocker, S., Hayman, A. V., Bentrem, D. J., Prinz, R. A. & Talamonti, M. S., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 17, 2, p. 273-280 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Development and evaluation of the universal ACS NSQIP surgical risk calculator: A decision aid and informed consent tool for patients and surgeons

Bilimoria, K. Y., Liu, Y., Paruch, J. L., Zhou, L., Kmiecik, T. E., Ko, C. Y. & Cohen, M. E., Nov 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 217, 5, p. 833-842.e3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

587 Scopus citations

Development and Participant Assessment of a Practical Quality Improvement Educational Initiative for Surgical Residents

Sellers, M. M., Hanson, K., Schuller, M., Sherman, K., Kelz, R. R., Fryer, J., Darosa, D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jun 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 216, 6, p. 1207-1213.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
15 Scopus citations

Effect of cancer surgery complexity on short-term outcomes, risk predictions, and hospital comparisons

Merkow, R. P., Bentrem, D. J., Cohen, M. E., Paruch, J. L., Weber, S. M., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Oct 1 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 217, 4, p. 685-693 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 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

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 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

61 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

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

131 Scopus citations

Fluorescence endoscopy of cathepsin activity discriminates dysplasia from colitis

Gounaris, E., Martin, J., Ishihara, Y., Khan, M. W., Lee, G., Sinh, P., Chen, E. Z., Angarone, M., Weissleder, R., Khazaie, K. & Barrett, T. A., Jun 1 2013, In : Inflammatory bowel diseases. 19, 7, p. 1339-1345 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

28 Scopus citations

Gastric cancer, version 2.2013

Ajani, J. A., Bentrem, D. J., Besh, S., D'Amico, T. A., Das, P., Denlinger, C., Fakih, M. G., 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., Meredith, K., Mulcahy, M. F., Orringer, M. B. & 11 others, Posey, J. A., Sasson, A. R., Scott, W. J., Strong, V. E., Varghese, T. K., Warren, G., Washington, M. K., Willett, C., Wright, C. D., McMillian, N. R. & Sundar, H., Jan 1 2013, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 11, 5, p. 531-546 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

307 Scopus citations

Human acellular dermis versus submuscular tissue expander breast reconstruction: A multivariate analysis of short-term complications

Davila, A. A., Seth, A. K., Wang, E., Hanwright, P., Bilimoria, K., Fine, N. & Kim, J. Y. S., Jan 1 2013, In : Archives of Plastic Surgery. 40, 1, p. 19-27 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations
35 Scopus citations

Is Illinois heeding the call to regionalize pancreatic surgery?

Hayman, A. V., Fisher, M. J., Kluz, T., Merkow, R. P., Wang, E. C. & Bentrem, D. J., Jun 1 2013, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 107, 7, p. 685-691 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Letter to the editor

Lewallen, D. G. & Etkin, C. D., Jan 1 2013, In : Orthopaedic Nursing. 32, 1, p. 4-5 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Liver Metastases

Sherman, K. L. & Mahvi, D. M., Oct 22 2013, Abeloff's Clinical Oncology: Fifth Edition. Elsevier Inc, p. 778-793 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nomograms to predict risk of in-hospital and post-discharge venous thromboembolism after abdominal and thoracic surgery: An American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis

Shah, D. R., Wang, H., Bold, R. J., Yang, X., Martinez, S. R., Yang, A. D., Khatri, V. P., Wisner, D. H. & Canter, R. J., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 183, 1, p. 462-471 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Optimizing ACS NSQIP modeling for evaluation of surgical quality and risk: Patient risk adjustment, procedure mix adjustment, shrinkage adjustment, and surgical focus

Cohen, M. E., Ko, C. Y., Bilimoria, K. Y., Zhou, L., Huffman, K., Wang, X., Liu, Y., Kraemer, K., Meng, X., Merkow, R., Chow, W., Matel, B., Richards, K., Hart, A. J., Dimick, J. B. & Hall, B. L., Aug 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 217, 2, p. 336-346.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

301 Scopus citations

Overcoming specialty bias

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

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

PI3K/AKT signaling is essential for communication between tissue-infiltrating mast cells, macrophages, and epithelial cells in colitis-induced cancer

Khan, M. W., Keshavarzian, A., Gounaris, E., Melson, J. E., Cheon, E. C., Blatner, N. R., Chen, Z. E., Tsai, F. N., Lee, G., Ryu, H., Barrett, T. A., Bentrem, D. J., Beckhove, P. & Khazaie, K., May 1 2013, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 19, 9, p. 2342-2354 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Predicting aggressive behavior in nonfunctioning pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

Cherenfant, J., Stocker, S. J., Gage, M. K., Du, H., Thurow, T. A., Odeleye, M., Schimpke, S. W., Kaul, K. L., Hall, C. R., Lamzabi, I., Gattuso, P., Winchester, D. J., Marsh, R. W., Roggin, K. K., Bentrem, D. J., Baker, M. S., Prinz, R. A. & Talamonti, M. S., Oct 1 2013, In : Surgery (United States). 154, 4, p. 785-793 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations

Risk profiles and outcomes of total laparoscopic hysterectomy compared with laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy

Hanwright, P. J., Mioton, L. M., Thomassee, M. S., Bilimoria, K. Y., Van Arsdale, J., Brill, E. & Kim, J. Y. S., Apr 1 2013, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 121, 4, p. 781-787 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Surgeons' perceptions of public reporting of hospital and individual surgeon quality

Sherman, K. L., Gordon, E. J., Mahvi, D. M., Chung, J., Bentrem, D. J., Holl, J. L. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Dec 1 2013, In : Medical Care. 51, 12, p. 1069-1075 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

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

The cost-effectiveness of neoadjuvant chemoradiation is superior to a surgery-first approach in the treatment of pancreatic head adenocarcinoma

Abbott, D. E., Tzeng, C. W. D., Merkow, R. P., Cantor, S. B., Chang, G. J., Katz, M. H., Bentrem, D. J., Bilimoria, K. Y., Crane, C. H., Varadhachary, G. R., Abbruzzese, J. L., Wolff, R. A., Lee, J. E., Evans, D. B. & Fleming, J. B., Feb 11 2013, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 20, 3 SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

The differential effect of BMI on prosthetic versus autogenous breast reconstruction: A multivariate analysis of 12,986 patients

Hanwright, P. J., Davila, A. A., Hirsch, E. M., Khan, S. A., Fine, N. A., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Kim, J. Y. S., Oct 2013, In : Breast. 22, 5, p. 938-945 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

The influence of BMI on perioperative morbidity following abdominal hysterectomy

Khavanin, N., Lovecchio, F. C., Hanwright, P. J., Brill, E., Milad, M., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Kim, J. Y. S., Jun 2013, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 208, 6, p. 449.e1-449.e6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
16 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

28 Scopus citations

Utilization of sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ undergoing mastectomy

Shah, D. R., Canter, R. J., Khatri, V. P., Bold, R. J., Yang, A. D. & Martinez, S. R., Jan 1 2013, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 20, 1, p. 24-30 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations
160 Scopus citations

Validity and feasibility of the American college of surgeons colectomy composite outcome quality measure

Merkow, R. P., Hall, B. L., Cohen, M. E., Wang, X., Adams, J. L., Chow, W. B., Lawson, E. H., Bilimoria, K. Y., Richards, K. & Ko, C. Y., Mar 1 2013, In : Annals of surgery. 257, 3, p. 483-489 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations
2012

Assessing synoptic reports for pancreatic resection

Brasel, K. J., Mahvi, D. M., MacK, L. A. & Temple, W. J., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 215, 5, p. 737-739 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article