Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output 1975 2020

2012
1 Citation (Scopus)

Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic: Anomalous pancreaticobiliary junction and gallbladder cancer

Keswani, R. N. & Mahvi, D. M., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (Australia). 27, 10, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Choledochal Cyst
Gallbladder Neoplasms
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography
Pancreatic Ducts
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Importance of and Adherence to Lymph Node Staging Standards in Gastrointestinal Cancer

Merkow, R. P. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2012, In : Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America. 21, 3, p. 407-416 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Lymph Nodes
Clinical Trials
Guidelines
Survival
9 Citations (Scopus)

Incorporation of adjuvant therapy into the multimodality management of gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the stomach in the United States

Bilimoria, K. Y., Wayne, J. D., Merkow, R. P., Abbott, D. E., Cormier, J. N., Feig, B. W., Hunt, K. K., Pisters, P. W. T., Pollock, R. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2012, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 19, 1, p. 184-191 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Stomach
Therapeutics
Neoadjuvant Therapy
Databases
40 Citations (Scopus)
Gastropoda
Snails
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Integrins
Cells

It Takes a Village: Defining the Value of Dedicated Multidisciplinary Teams in Cancer Outcomes

Krantz, S. B. & Bentrem, D. J., Mar 1 2012, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 173, 1, p. 51-53 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
Cancer Care Facilities
Patient Care Team
Colorectal Neoplasms
Neoplasms
34 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic versus open resection of gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Melstrom, L. G., Phillips, J. D., Bentrem, D. J. & Wayne, J. D., Oct 1 2012, In : American Journal of Clinical Oncology: Cancer Clinical Trials. 35, 5, p. 451-454 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Stomach
Length of Stay
Neoplasms
Urban Hospitals
12 Citations (Scopus)

Microbes, intestinal inflammation and probiotics

Khan, M. W., Kale, A. A., Bere, P., Vajjala, S., Gounaris, E. & Pakanati, K. C., Jan 1 2012, In : Expert Review of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 6, 1, p. 81-94 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Probiotics
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Inflammation
Epithelial Cells
Bacteria
17 Citations (Scopus)

Modulating intestinal immune responses by lipoteichoic acid-deficient Lactobacillus acidophilus

Khan, M. W., Zadeh, M., Bere, P., Gounaris, E., Owen, J., Klaenhammer, T. & Mohamadzadeh, M., Feb 1 2012, In : Immunotherapy. 4, 2, p. 151-161 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lactobacillus acidophilus
Colitis
Dendritic Cells
Intraperitoneal Injections
Interleukin-10
6 Citations (Scopus)

Moving beyond guidelines to ensure high-quality cancer care in the United States

Bilimoria, K. Y., Jul 1 2012, In : Journal of oncology practice. 8, 4, p. e67-e68

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Quality of Health Care
Lymph Node Excision
Melanoma
Guidelines
15 Citations (Scopus)

Multidisciplinary approach to the management of dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans

Buck, D. W., Kim, J. Y. S., Alam, M., Rawlani, V., Johnson, S., Connor, C. M., Dumanian, G. A. & Wayne, J. D., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 67, 5, p. 861-866 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dermatofibrosarcoma
Recurrence
Mohs Surgery
Cosmetics
Sarcoma
7 Citations (Scopus)

Neoadjuvant use of sunitinib in locally advanced GIST with intolerance to imatinib

Svetlichnaya, J., Huyck, T. K., Wayne, J. D. & Agulnik, M., Mar 1 2012, In : Chemotherapy. 58, 1, p. 30-33 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Myenteric Plexus
Gastrointestinal Tract
Neoplasms
Therapeutics
312 Citations (Scopus)
Geriatric Assessment
Preoperative Care
Activities of Daily Living
Quality Improvement
Practice Guidelines

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

Medical Oncology
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Neoplasms
Surgical Oncology

Overview of the Immune System

Bharat, A., 2012, Textbook of Immunolog, 1st edition. Gupta, BK. (ed.). TBC: TBC

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

20 Citations (Scopus)

Pilot neoadjuvant trial in HER2 positive breast cancer with combination of nab-paclitaxel and lapatinib

Kaklamani, V. G., Siziopikou, K. P., Scholtens, D. M., Lacouture, M., Gordon, J., Uthe, R., Meservey, C., Hansen, N. M., Khan, S. A., Jeruss, J. S., Bethke, K. P., Cianfrocca, M., Rosen, S., Roenn, J. V., Wayne, J. D., Parimi, V., Jovanovic, B. & Gradishar, W. J., Apr 1 2012, In : Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 132, 3, p. 833-842 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanoparticles
Breast Neoplasms
Albumin-Bound Paclitaxel
lapatinib
Paclitaxel
14 Citations (Scopus)

Recruitment and enrollment of caregivers for a lifestyle physical activity clinical trial

Etkin, C. D., Farran, C. J., Barnes, L. L. & Shah, R. C., Feb 1 2012, In : Research in Nursing and Health. 35, 1, p. 70-81 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Marketing
Personnel Selection
Caregivers
Life Style
Clinical Trials
18 Citations (Scopus)

Reduced overall and event-free survival among colon cancer patients using dual system care

Tarlov, E., Lee, T. A., Weichle, T. W., Durazo-Arvizu, R., Zhang, Q., Perrin, R., Bentrem, D. J. & Hynes, D. M., Dec 1 2012, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 21, 12, p. 2231-2241 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Colonic Neoplasms
Disease-Free Survival
Confidence Intervals
Medicare
69 Citations (Scopus)

Relevance of the C-statistic when evaluating risk-adjustment models in surgery

Merkow, R. P., Hall, B. L., Cohen, M. E., Dimick, J. B., Wang, E., Chow, W. B., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., May 1 2012, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 214, 5, p. 822-830 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk Adjustment
Calibration
Diagnosis-Related Groups
Morbidity
Mortality
118 Citations (Scopus)

Risk of Morbidity and Mortality Following Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery

Kneuertz, P. J., Pitt, H. A., Bilimoria, K. Y., Smiley, J. P., Cohen, M. E., Ko, C. Y. & Pawlik, T. M., Sep 1 2012, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 16, 9, p. 1727-1735 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Morbidity
Mortality
Liver
Quality Improvement
Pancreatectomy
27 Citations (Scopus)

Short-term outcomes after esophagectomy at 164 American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Hospitals: Effect of operative approach and hospital-level variation

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y., McCarter, M. D., Phillips, J. D., DeCamp, M. M., Sherman, K. L., Ko, C. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Nov 1 2012, In : Archives of Surgery. 147, 11, p. 1009-1016 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophagectomy
Quality Improvement
Odds Ratio
Ventilation
Mortality
95 Citations (Scopus)

Soft tissue sarcoma, version 2.2012 featured updates to the NCCN guidelines

Von Mehren, M., Benjamin, R. S., Bui, M. M., Casper, E. S., Conrad, E. U., DeLaney, T. F., Ganjoo, K. N., George, S., Gonzalez, R., Heslin, M. J., Kane, J. M., Mayerson, J., McGarry, S. V., Meyer, C., O'Donnell, R. J., Paz, I. B., Pfeifer, J. D., Pollock, R. E., Randall, R. L., Riedel, R. F. & 8 others, Schuetze, S., Schupak, K. D., Schwartz, H. S., Shankar, S., Van Tine, B. A., Wayne, J., Sundar, H. & McMillian, N. R., Aug 1 2012, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 10, 8, p. 951-960 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Aggressive Fibromatosis
Sarcoma
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Guidelines
Morbidity
4 Citations (Scopus)

Staying alive: Strategies for accountable health care

Marcus, S. G., Reid-Lombardo, K. M., Halverson, A. L., Maker, V., Demetriou, A., Fischer, J. E., Bentrem, D., Rudnicki, M., Hiatt, J. R. & Jones, D., May 1 2012, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 16, 5, p. 927-934 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delivery of Health Care
Public Policy
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Patient Safety
Health Policy
Quality Improvement
Colon
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Morbidity
Mortality
36 Citations (Scopus)

Tpl2 ablation promotes intestinal inflammation and tumorigenesis in Apcmin mice by inhibiting IL-10 secretion and regulatory T-cell generation

Serebrennikova, O. B., Tsatsanis, C., Mao, C., Gounaris, E., Ren, W., Siracusa, L. D., Eliopoulos, A. G., Khazaie, K. & Tsichlis, P. N., May 1 2012, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 18, p. E1082-E1091

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regulatory T-Lymphocytes
Interleukin-10
Carcinogenesis
Inflammation
Polyps
36 Citations (Scopus)

Use of multimodality neoadjuvant therapy for esophageal cancer in the United States: Assessment of 987 Hospitals

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y., McCarter, M. D., Chow, W. B., Ko, C. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Feb 1 2012, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 19, 2, p. 357-364 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoadjuvant Therapy
Esophageal Neoplasms
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Guidelines
18 Citations (Scopus)

Variation in lymph node examination after esophagectomy for cancer in the United States

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y., Chow, W. B., Merkow, J. S., Weyant, M. J., Ko, C. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Jun 1 2012, In : Archives of Surgery. 147, 6, p. 505-511 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophagectomy
Lymph Nodes
Neoplasms
Guideline Adherence
Benchmarking
14 Citations (Scopus)

What's in a name generator? Choosing the right name generators for social network surveys in healthcare quality and safety research

Burt, R. S., Meltzer, D. O., Seid, M., Borgert, A., Chung, J. W., Colletti, R. B., Dellal, G., Kahn, S. A., Kaplan, H. C., Peterson, L. E. & Margolis, P., Jan 1 2012, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 21, 12, p. 992-1000 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Care Surveys
Quality of Health Care
Social Support
Names
Safety
2011
30 Citations (Scopus)

Adding days spent in readmission to the initial postoperative length of stay limits the perceived benefit of laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy when compared with open distal pancreatectomy

Baker, M. S., Bentrem, D. J., Ujiki, M. B., Stocker, S. & Talamonti, M. S., Mar 1 2011, In : American Journal of Surgery. 201, 3, p. 295-300 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatectomy
Length of Stay
Demography
Pancreatic Fistula
Electronic Health Records
30 Citations (Scopus)

A high omega-3 fatty acid diet mitigates murine pancreatic precancer development

Strouch, M. J., Ding, Y., Salabat, M. R., Melstrom, L. G., Adrian, K., Quinn, C., Pelham, C., Rao, S., Adrian, T. E., Bentrem, D. J. & Grippo, P. J., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 165, 1, p. 75-81 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Diet
Pancreatic Elastase
High Fat Diet
Docosahexaenoic Acids
20 Citations (Scopus)

Alteration of strain background and a high omega-6 fat diet induces earlier onset of pancreatic neoplasia in EL-Kras transgenic mice

Cheon, E. C., Strouch, M. J., Barron, M. R., Ding, Y., Melstrom, L. G., Krantz, S. B., Mullapudi, B., Adrian, K., Musunuri, S. R., Adrian, T. E., Bentrem, D. J. & Grippo, P. J., Jun 15 2011, In : International Journal of Cancer. 128, 12, p. 2783-2792 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Elastase
Transgenic Mice
Fats
Diet
Neoplasms
71 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-tumour synergy of cytotoxic chemotherapy and anti-CD40 plus CpG-ODN immunotherapy through repolarization of tumour-associated macrophages

Buhtoiarov, I. N., Sondel, P. M., Wigginton, J. M., Buhtoiarova, T. N., Yanke, E. M., Mahvi, D. A. & Rakhmilevich, A. L., Feb 1 2011, In : Immunology. 132, 2, p. 226-239 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Guanine Nucleotides
Oligodeoxyribonucleotides
Cytosine
Immunotherapy
Macrophages
50 Citations (Scopus)

Apigenin down-regulates the hypoxia response genes: HIF-1α, GLUT-1, and VEGF in human pancreatic cancer cells

Melstrom, L. G., Salabat, M. R., Ding, X. Z., Strouch, M. J., Grippo, P. J., Mirzoeva, S., Pelling, J. C. & Bentrem, D. J., May 15 2011, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 167, 2, p. 173-181 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apigenin
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
Down-Regulation
Genes
5 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing family caregiver skill in managing behavioral symptoms of Alzheimer's disease

Farran, C. J., Fogg, L. G., McCann, J. J., Etkin, C. D., Dong, X. & Barnes, L. L., May 1 2011, In : Aging and Mental Health. 15, 4, p. 510-521 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Behavioral Symptoms
Caregivers
Alzheimer Disease
Self Report
Postal Service
51 Citations (Scopus)

Collagen regulation of let-7 in pancreatic cancer involves TGF-β1-mediated membrane type 1-matrix metalloproteinase expression

Dangi-Garimella, S., Strouch, M. J., Grippo, P. J., Bentrem, D. J. & Munshi, H. G., Feb 24 2011, In : Oncogene. 30, 8, p. 1002-1008 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Matrix Metalloproteinase 14
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Adenocarcinoma
Collagen
Fibrosis
55 Citations (Scopus)

Copy Number Gains in 11q13 and 8q34 Are Highly Linked to Prognosis in Cutaneous Malignant Melanoma

Gerami, P., Jewell, S. S., Pouryazdanparast, P., Wayne, J. D., Haghighat, Z., Busam, K. J., Rademaker, A. & Morrison, L., May 2011, In : Journal of Molecular Diagnostics. 13, 3, p. 352-358 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melanoma
Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization
Logistic Models
Regression Analysis
Neoplasms
31 Citations (Scopus)

Early postoperative outcomes after pancreaticoduodenectomy in the elderly

Haigh, P. I., Bilimoria, K. Y. & DiFronzo, L. A., Jun 1 2011, In : Archives of Surgery. 146, 6, p. 715-723 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Morbidity
Mortality
Logistic Models
Odds Ratio
1 Citation (Scopus)

Erratum: Laparoscopic versus open left pancreatectomy: Can preoperative factors indicate the safer technique? (Annals of Surgery (2011) 253:5 (975-980))

Cho, C. S., Kooby, D. A., Schmidt, C. M., Nakeeb, A., Bentrem, D. J., Merchant, N. B., Parikh, A. A., Martin, R. C., Scoggins, C. R., Ahmad, S. A., Kim, H. J., Hamilton, N., Hawkins, W. G. & Weber, S. M., Aug 1 2011, In : Annals of surgery. 254, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Pancreatectomy
129 Citations (Scopus)

Esophageal and esophagogastric junction cancers

Ajani, J. A., Barthel, J. S., Bentrem, D. J., D'Amico, T. A., Das, P., Denlinger, C. S., 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., Mulcahy, M. F., Orringer, M. B., Osarogiagbon, R. U., Posey, J. A. & 9 others, Sasson, A. R., Scott, W. J., Shibata, S., Strong, V. E. M., Varghese, T. K., Warren, G., Washington, M. K., Willett, C. & Wright, C. D., Aug 1 2011, In : JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 9, 8, p. 830-887 58 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Esophagogastric Junction
Esophageal Neoplasms
Adenocarcinoma
Neoplasms
Drug Therapy
29 Citations (Scopus)
Lymphatic Metastasis
Bone Neoplasms
Quality of Health Care
Evidence-Based Medicine
Operative Surgical Procedures
20 Citations (Scopus)

Feast or famine? The variable impact of coexisting fellowships on general surgery resident operative volumes

Hanks, J. B., Ashley, S. W., Mahvi, D. M., Meredith, W. J., Stain, S. C., Biester, T. W. & Borman, K. R., Sep 1 2011, In : Annals of surgery. 254, 3, p. 476-485 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Starvation
Blood Vessels
Internship and Residency
Graduate Medical Education
Accreditation
395 Citations (Scopus)

First report from the American College of Surgeons Bariatric Surgery Center Network: Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy has morbidity and effectiveness positioned between the band and the bypass

Hutter, M. M., Schirmer, B. D., Jones, D. B., Ko, C. Y., Cohen, M. E., Merkow, R. P. & Nguyen, N. T., Sep 2011, In : Annals of Surgery. 254, 3, p. 410-422 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bariatric Surgery
Gastric Bypass
Gastrectomy
Morbidity
Stomach
34 Citations (Scopus)

Interpretation of the C-statistic in the context of ACS-NSQIP models

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Hall, B. L., Dec 2011, In : Annals of surgical oncology. 18, SUPPL. 3, p. 295 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

60 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic versus open left pancreatectomy: Can preoperative factors indicate the safer technique?

Cho, C. S., Kooby, D. A., Schmidt, C. M., Nakeeb, A., Bentrem, D. J., Merchant, N. B., Parikh, A. A., Martin, R. C. G., Scoggins, C. R., Ahmad, S. A., Kim, H. J., Hamilton, N., Hawkins, W. G. & Weber, S. M., May 1 2011, In : Annals of surgery. 253, 5, p. 975-980 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatectomy
Fistula
Pancreatic Fistula
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Neoplasm Micrometastasis
Melanoma
Neck
Lymph Nodes
3 Citations (Scopus)

Looking Ahead: The SSAT Strategic Plan for the Next Decade

Rattner, D. W., Mahvi, D. M. & Hunter, J. G., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 15, 7, p. 1077-1085 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trustees
Certification
Financial Management
Public Policy
Internship and Residency
55 Citations (Scopus)

Mast cell 5-lipoxygenase activity promotes intestinal polyposis in APC Δ468 mice

Cheon, E. C., Khazaie, K., Khan, M. W., Strouch, M. J., Krantz, S. B., Phillips, J., Blatner, N. R., Hix, L. M., Zhang, M., Dennis, K. L., Salabat, M. R., Heiferman, M., Grippo, P. J., Munshi, H. G., Gounaris, E. & Bentrem, D. J., Mar 1 2011, In : Cancer Research. 71, 5, p. 1627-1636 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intestinal Polyposis
Arachidonate 5-Lipoxygenase
Mast Cells
Colon
Arginase
4 Citations (Scopus)

Merkel cell carcinoma metastatic to the small bowel mesentery

Matkowskyj, K. A., Hosseini, A., Linn, J. G., Yang, G. Y., Kuzel, T. M. & Wayne, J. D., Mar 14 2011, In : Rare Tumors. 3, 1, p. 4-6 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Mesentery
Neoplasm Metastasis
Skin
Solar System
2 Citations (Scopus)

Metastatic adenocarcinoma arising within a diverticulum: Endoscopist's nightmare

Merkow, R. P. & Sun, J. H., Jan 2011, In : American Surgeon. 77, 1, p. 109-110 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoplasm Invasiveness
False Negative Reactions
Colon Diverticula
Sigmoid Neoplasms
Sigmoidoscopy
30 Citations (Scopus)

Minimal modeling approaches to value of information analysis for health research

Meltzer, D. O., Hoomans, T., Chung, J. W. & Basu, A., Nov 1 2011, In : Medical Decision Making. 31, 6, p. E1-E22

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uncertainty
Health
Research
Clinical Trials
Clinical Studies
35 Citations (Scopus)

MT1-MMP cooperates with Kras G12D to promote pancreatic fibrosis through increased TGF-β signaling

Krantz, S. B., Shields, M. A., Dangi-Garimella, S., Cheon, E. C., Barron, M. R., Hwang, R. F., Rao, M. S., Grippo, P. J., Bentrem, D. J. & Munshi, H. G., Oct 1 2011, In : Molecular Cancer Research. 9, 10, p. 1294-1304 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Matrix Metalloproteinase 14
Fibrosis
Collagen
Conditioned Culture Medium
Pancreatic Neoplasms