Surgery, Surgical Oncology Division

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Letter
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)
Accreditation
Anesthesia
2018

Evaluation of reasons why surgical residents exceeded 2011 duty hour requirements when offered flexibility: A first trial analysis

Blay, E., Engelhardt, K. E., Brock Hewitt, D., Dahlke, A. R., Yang, A. D. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Sep 1 2018, In : JAMA surgery. 153, 9, p. 860-862 3 p., Y.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Improving Emergency Insulin Administration-Reply

Hewitt, D. B., Barnard, C. & Bilimoria, K. Y., May 8 2018, In : JAMA. 319, 18, p. 1937-1938 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Emergencies
Insulin

In Reply

Brock Hewitt, D., Barnard, C. & Bilimoria, K. Y., May 1 2018, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 319, 18, p. 1937-1938 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2017
6 Citations (Scopus)

Associations between hospital characteristics, measure reporting, and the centers for medicare & medicaid services overall hospital quality star ratings

DeLancey, J. O., Softcheck, J., Chung, J. W., Barnard, C., Dahlke, A. R. & Bilimoria, K. Y., May 16 2017, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 317, 19, p. 2015-2017 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
Special Hospital
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.)
Patient Readmission
Quality of Health Care

Consider quality of life to improve quality of cancer guidelines - Reply

Merkow, R. P., Korenstein, D. & Baxi, S. S., Oct 1 2017, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 177, 10, p. 1538-1539 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Quality of Life
Guidelines
Neoplasms
10 Citations (Scopus)

Initial public reporting of quality at veterans affairs vs non-veterans affairs hospitals

Blay, E., De Lance, J. O., Hewitt, D. B., Chung, J. W. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jun 1 2017, In : JAMA internal medicine. 177, 6, p. 882-885 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Veterans
2 Citations (Scopus)

Melanoma sentinel-node metastasis

Bilimoria, K. Y., Russell, M. C. & Hyngstrom, J., Aug 31 2017, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 377, 9, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Melanoma
Neoplasm Metastasis
cyhalothrin
3 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical residents' work hours and well-being in year 2 of the first trial

Dahlke, A. R., Quinn, C. M., Chung, J. W. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Jul 13 2017, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 377, 2, p. 192-194 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Work Schedule Tolerance
Personnel Staffing and Scheduling
Attitude of Health Personnel
Job Satisfaction
Internship and Residency
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)

Association between hospital characteristics and performance on the newhospital-Acquired condition reduction program's surgical site infection measures

Minami, C. A., Dahlke, A. R., Barnard, C., Kinnier, C. V., Rajaram, R. R., Noskin, G. A. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Aug 1 2016, In : JAMA Surgery. 151, 8, p. 777-779 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Citations (Scopus)

Considerations in Releasing Equations for the American College of Surgeons NSQIP Surgical Risk Calculator: In Reply to Wanderer and Ehrenfeld

Liu, Y., Cohen, M. E., Ko, C. Y., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Hall, B. L., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 223, 4, p. 674-675 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Reply

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Bentrem, D. J., Jan 1 2016, In : Annals of surgery. 263, 2, p. e27

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Colorectal Surgery
Postoperative Care
Patient Discharge
Venous Thromboembolism
Chemoprevention
4 Citations (Scopus)

Role of operative complexity variables in risk adjustment for patients with cancer

Liu, J. B., Weber, S. M., Berian, J. R., Chen, S., Cohen, M. E., Ko, C. Y. & Bilimoria, K. Y., Nov 1 2016, In : JAMA surgery. 151, 11, p. 1084-1086 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

The authors reply

Bilimoria, K. Y., Hoyt, D. B. & Lewis, F. R., Jun 16 2016, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 374, 24, p. 2402-2403 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

The Learning Curve Is Surmountable in Reply to Fong and colleagues

Baker, M. S., Sharpe, S. M., Talamonti, M. S., Wang, E., Roggin, K. K., Bentrem, D. J., Winchester, D. J., Marsh, R. D. W. & Stocker, S. J., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 222, 2, p. 210-211 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Pancreatic Ductal Carcinoma
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Learning Curve
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Laparoscopy
2015

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

Incentive Reimbursement
Health Care Quality Indicators
Patient Safety

In reply

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

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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

2014

Quality indicators: The authors reply

Meltzer, D. O. & Chung, J. W., Jan 1 2014, In : Health Affairs. 33, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Health Priorities
Health Care Quality Indicators
Quality of Health Care
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Knee Replacement Arthroplasties
Hip Replacement Arthroplasties
Registries
2012
5 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical characteristics and outcomes of surgically resected mucinous nonneoplastic cysts of the pancreas

Keswani, R. N., Bentrem, D. J., Hayman, A., Zhu, B. & Lin, X., Jul 1 2012, In : Pancreas. 41, 5, p. 813-815 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Pancreatic Cyst
Endosonography
Carcinoembryonic Antigen
Mucins
Fine Needle Biopsy
2011
35 Citations (Scopus)

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

Merkow, R. P., Bilimoria, K. Y. & Hall, B. L., Dec 1 2011, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 18, SUPPL. 3

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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

Hospitalists
Patient Readmission
Patient Discharge
Hospital Costs
Medicare
2010

Reply

Cohen, M. E., Bilimoria, K. Y., Ko, C. Y., Richards, K. & Hall, B. L., Nov 1 2010, In : Annals of Surgery. 252, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2009
16 Citations (Scopus)
Acellular Dermis
Tissue Expansion Devices
Artificial Skin
Tissue Expansion
Mammaplasty
120 Citations (Scopus)

Estimate of the carbon footprint of the US health care sector

Chung, J. W. & Meltzer, D. O., Nov 25 2009, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 302, 18, p. 1970-1972 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Carbon Footprint
Global Warming
Health Care Sector
Environmental Health
Health Services Needs and Demand

Extent of surgery affects papillary thyroid cancer

Bilimoria, K. Y., Mar 1 2009, In : Annals of Surgery. 249, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Papillary Thyroid cancer

In reply

Bilimoria, K. Y. & Ko, C. Y., Mar 1 2009, In : Archives of Surgery. 144, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2008
8 Citations (Scopus)
Neoplasm Invasiveness
Lymphatic Metastasis
Cheek
Cyclin D1
Skin Neoplasms
12 Citations (Scopus)

Lymph node examination rate, survival rate, and quality of care in colon cancer

Bilimoria, K. Y., Stewart, A. K., Edge, S. B. & Ko, C. Y., Feb 27 2008, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 299, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
Health Care Quality Indicators
Colectomy
Quality of Health Care
Survival Analysis

Reply

Bilimoria, K. Y., Winchester, D. P. & Sturgeon, C., Jun 1 2008, In : Annals of Surgery. 247, 6, p. 1083-1084 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2001
46 Citations (Scopus)

Anaphylaxis during breast cancer lymphatic mapping [2]

Kuerer, H. M., Wayne, J. D. & Ross, M. I., Jan 1 2001, In : Surgery. 129, 1, p. 119-120 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Anaphylaxis
Breast Neoplasms
5 Citations (Scopus)

Radiofrequency ablation of the liver [1]

De Baere, T., Lee F.T., J., Wright, A. S., Winter, T. C. & Mahvi, D. M., Jan 1 2001, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 177, 5, p. 1213-1215 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Equipment Design
Combined Modality Therapy
Induced Hyperthermia
Ligation
Necrosis

Sonography versus CT for monitoring radiofrequency ablation [4] (multiple letters)

Rhim, H., Lee F.T., J., Cha, C. & Mahvi, D. M., Jan 1 2001, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 176, 4, p. 1077-1078 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Experimental Liver Neoplasms
Induced Hyperthermia
X Ray Computed Tomography
Ultrasonography
Swine