Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

Research Output

2011

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

20 Scopus citations

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

402 Scopus citations

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

34 Scopus citations

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

60 Scopus citations

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

3 Scopus citations

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

55 Scopus citations

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

4 Scopus citations

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

2 Scopus citations

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

31 Scopus citations

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

35 Scopus citations

Novel staging system for predicting disease-specific survival in patients with breast cancer treated with surgery as the first intervention: Time to modify the current American Joint Committee on Cancer staging system

Yi, M., Mittendorf, E. A., Cormier, J. N., Buchholz, T. A., Bilimoria, K., Sahin, A. A., Hortobagyi, G. N., Gonzalez-Angulo, A. M., Luo, S., Buzdar, A. U., Crow, J. R., Kuerer, H. M. & Hunt, K. K., Dec 10 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 29, 35, p. 4654-4661 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations
78 Scopus citations
37 Scopus citations

Post-discharge venous thromboembolism after cancer surgery: Extending the case for extended prophylaxis

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y., McCarter, M. D., Cohen, M. E., Barnett, C. C., Raval, M. V., Caprini, J. A., Gordon, H. S., Ko, C. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Jul 1 2011, In : Annals of surgery. 254, 1, p. 131-137 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations

Poster: Risk prediction for post-operative adverse outcomes in colorectal cancer surgery

Agrawal, A., Misra, S., Choudhary, A. N. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Apr 14 2011, 2011 IEEE 1st International Conference on Computational Advances in Bio and Medical Sciences, ICCABS 2011. 1 p. 5729886. (2011 IEEE 1st International Conference on Computational Advances in Bio and Medical Sciences, ICCABS 2011).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Re: Hospital care and medical utilization after discharge

Meltzer, D. O. & Chung, J. W., Jan 1 2011, In : Annals of internal medicine. 155, 10, p. 719-720 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Role of technology in supporting quality control and treatment fidelity in a family caregiver clinical trial

Farran, C. J., Etkin, C. D., McCann, J. J., Paun, O., Eisenstein, A. R. & Wilbur, J. E., Nov 1 2011, In : Western Journal of Nursing Research. 33, 7, p. 953-978 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The influence of resident involvement on surgical outcomes

Raval, M. V., Wang, X., Cohen, M. E., Ingraham, A. M., Bentrem, D. J., Dimick, J. B., Flynn, T., Hall, B. L. & Ko, C. Y., May 1 2011, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 212, 5, p. 889-898 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

170 Scopus citations

The role of surgical champions in the American college of surgeons national surgical quality improvement program - A national survey

Raval, M. V., Bentrem, D. J., Eskandari, M. K., Ingraham, A. M., Hall, B. L., Randolph, B., Ko, C. Y. & Morton, J. M., Mar 1 2011, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 166, 1, p. e15-e25

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

The significant role of mast cells in cancer

Khazaie, K., Blatner, N. R., Khan, M. W., Gounari, F., Gounaris, E., Dennis, K., Bonertz, A., Tsai, F. N., Strouch, M. J., Cheon, E., Phillips, J. D., Beckhove, P. & Bentrem, D. J., Mar 2011, In : Cancer and Metastasis Reviews. 30, 1, p. 45-60 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

126 Scopus citations

Three-dimensional collagen I promotes gemcitabine resistance in pancreatic cancer through MT1-MMP-mediated expression of HMGA2

Dangi-Garimella, S., Krantz, S. B., Barron, M. R., Shields, M. A., Heiferman, M. J., Grippo, P. J., Bentrem, D. J. & Munshi, H. G., Feb 1 2011, In : Cancer Research. 71, 3, p. 1019-1028 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

91 Scopus citations

Understanding the effect of obesity on patient outcomes after cancer surgery

Hayman, A. V. & Bentrem, D. J., Apr 1 2011, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 166, 2, p. 214-216 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Visualization of mouse pancreas architecture using MR microscopy

Grippo, P. J., Venkatasubramanian, P. N., Knop, R. H., Heiferman, D. M., Iordanescu, G., Melstrom, L. G., Adrian, K., Barron, M. R., Bentrem, D. J. & Wyrwicz, A. M., Aug 1 2011, In : American Journal of Pathology. 179, 2, p. 610-618 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Wait times for cancer surgery in the United States: Trends and predictors of delays

Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y., Tomlinson, J. S., Stewart, A. K., Talamonti, M. S., Hynes, D. L., Winchester, D. P. & Bentrem, D. J., Apr 1 2011, In : Annals of Surgery. 253, 4, p. 779-785 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

135 Scopus citations

Washington Manual of Surgery, 6th Edition

Bharat, A. & Meyers, BF., 2011, St Louis: Lippincotts.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2010

A common question revisited: Can differences in clinical severity explain the volume-outcome relationship?

Merkow, R. P. & Bilimoria, K. Y., May 1 2010, In : Surgery. 147, 5, p. 610-611 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

A Multicenter Analysis of Distal Pancreatectomy for Adenocarcinoma: Is Laparoscopic Resection Appropriate?

Kooby, D. A., Hawkins, W. G., Schmidt, C. M., Weber, S. M., Bentrem, D. J., Gillespie, T. W., Sellers, J. B., Merchant, N. B., Scoggins, C. R., Martin, R. C. G., Kim, H. J., Ahmad, S., Cho, C. S., Parikh, A. A., Chu, C. K., Hamilton, N. A., Doyle, C. J., Pinchot, S., Hayman, A., McClaine, R. & 4 others, Nakeeb, A., Staley, C. A., McMasters, K. M. & Lillemoe, K. D., May 1 2010, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 210, 5, p. 779-785 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

241 Scopus citations

An electrode array for limiting blood loss during liver resection: Optimization via mathematical modeling

Strigel, R. M., Schutt, D. J., Webster, J. G., Mahvi, D. M. & Haemmerich, D., Nov 19 2010, In : Open Biomedical Engineering Journal. 4, SPEC. ISSUE 1, p. 39-46 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

A six-gene signature predicts survival of patients with localized pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

Stratford, J. K., Bentrem, D. J., Anderson, J. M., Fan, C., Volmar, K. A., Marron, J. S., Routh, E. D., Caskey, L. S., Samuel, J. C., Der, C. J., Thorne, L. B., Calvo, B. F., Kim, H. J., Talamonti, M. S., Iacobuzio-Donahue, C. A., Hollingsworth, M. A., Perou, C. M. & Yeh, J. J., Jul 1 2010, In : PLoS medicine. 7, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

132 Scopus citations

Assessing compliance with national quality measures to improve colorectal cancer care at the VA

Hayman, A. V., Chang, E. T., Molokie, R. E., Kahng, L. S., Prystowsky, J. B. & Bentrem, D. J., Nov 1 2010, In : American Journal of Surgery. 200, 5, p. 572-576 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Association of surgical care improvement project infection-related process measure compliance with risk-adjusted outcomes: Implications for quality measurement

Ingraham, A. M., Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Dimick, J. B., Richards, K. E., Raval, M. V., Fleisher, L. A., Hall, B. L. & Ko, C. Y., Dec 1 2010, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 211, 6, p. 705-714 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

116 Scopus citations

Central Neck Dissection

Elaraj, D. & Sturgeon, C., 2010, Illustrative Handbook of General Surgery. Chen, H. (ed.). New York: Springer, p. 47-64

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Comparison of 30-day outcomes after emergency general surgery procedures: Potential for targeted improvement

Ingraham, A. M., Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Raval, M. V., Ko, C. Y., Nathens, A. B. & Hall, B. L., Aug 23 2010, In : Surgery. 148, 2, p. 217-238 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Comparison of Hospital Performance in Nonemergency Versus Emergency Colorectal Operations at 142 Hospitals

Ingraham, A. M., Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Feinglass, J. M., Richards, K. E., Hall, B. L. & Ko, C. Y., Feb 1 2010, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 210, 2, p. 155-165 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Scopus citations

Comparison of outcomes after laparoscopic versus open appendectomy for acute appendicitis at 222 ACS NSQIP hospitals

Ingraham, A. M., Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Pritts, T. A., Ko, C. Y. & Esposito, T. J., Oct 1 2010, In : Surgery. 148, 4, p. 625-637 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

140 Scopus citations

Comparison of Outlier Identification Methods in Hospital Surgical Quality Improvement Programs

Bilimoria, K. Y., Cohen, M. E., Merkow, R. P., Wang, X., Bentrem, D. J., Ingraham, A. M., Richards, K., Hall, B. L. & Ko, C. Y., Sep 8 2010, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 14, 10, p. 1600-1607 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Contribution of epithelial-mesenchymal transition to pancreatic cancer progression

Krantz, S. B., Shields, M. A., Dangi-Garimella, S., Bentrem, D. J. & Munshi, H. G., Dec 1 2010, In : Cancers. 2, 4, p. 2084-2097 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

11 Scopus citations

Contribution of epithelial-mesenchymal transition to pancreatic cancer progression.

Krantz, SB., Shields, MA., Dangi-Garimella, S., Bentrem, DJ. & Munshi, HG., Dec 2010, In : Cancers. 2, 4, p. 2084-2097 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Crosstalk between mast cells and pancreatic cancer cells contributes to pancreatic tumor progression

Strouch, M. J., Cheon, E. C., Salabat, M. R., Krantz, S. B., Gounaris, E., Melstrom, L. G., Dangi-Garimella, S., Wang, E., Munshi, H. G., Khazaie, K. & Bentrem, D. J., Apr 15 2010, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 16, 8, p. 2257-2265 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

109 Scopus citations

Developing a Practice-Based Learning and Improvement Curriculum for an Academic General Surgery Residency

O'Connor, E. S., Mahvi, D. M., Foley, E. F., Lund, D. & McDonald, R., Apr 1 2010, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 210, 4, p. 411-417 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Does hospital type affect pyloromyotomy outcomes? Analysis of the Kids' Inpatient Database

Raval, M. V., Cohen, M. E., Barsness, K. A., Bentrem, D. J., Phillips, J. D. & Reynolds, M., May 31 2010, In : Surgery. 148, 2, p. 411-419 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Effect of delay to operation on outcomes in adults with acute appendicitis

Ingraham, A. M., Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y., Hall, B. L., Russell, T. R. & Nathens, A. B., Jan 1 2010, In : Archives of Surgery. 145, 9, p. 886-892 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Effect of postdischarge morbidity and mortality on comparisons of hospital surgical quality

Bilimoria, K. Y., Cohen, M. E., Ingraham, A. M., Bentrem, D. J., Richards, K., Hall, B. L. & Ko, C. Y., Jul 1 2010, In : Annals of surgery. 252, 1, p. 183-190 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Endocrine Neoplasia

Sturgeon, C., 2010, New York: Springer. 1 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Exploring the use of social network methods in designing healthcare quality improvement teams

Meltzer, D., Chung, J., Khalili, P., Marlow, E., Arora, V., Schumock, G. & Burt, R., Sep 1 2010, In : Social Science and Medicine. 71, 6, p. 1119-1130 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Scopus citations

Extending limits of resection for metastatic colorectal cancer: Risk benefit ratio

Yang, A. D., Brouquet, A. & Vauthey, J. N., Dec 15 2010, In : Journal of surgical oncology. 102, 8, p. 996-1001 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

17 Scopus citations

External validity and translation from research to implementation

Prohaska, T. R. & Etkin, C. D., Apr 1 2010, In : Generations. 34, 1, p. 59-65 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Functional magnetic resonance imaging in an animal model of pancreatic cancer

Lewandowski, R. J., Eifler, A. C., Bentrem, D. J., Chung, J. C., Wang, D., Woloschak, G. E., Yang, G-Y., Ryu, R., Salem, R., Larson, A. C. & Omary, R. A., Jul 14 2010, In : World Journal of Gastroenterology. 16, 26, p. 3292-3298 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Gallbladder Cancer

Bentrem, D., 2010, Master Techniques in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic surgery. Lillemoe, K. (ed.). New York: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter