Timothy B Lautz

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Research Interests

Dr. Lautz is an academic pediatric general surgeon who specializes in the care of children with cancer. He is an active member of the Children's Oncology Group where he serves on the Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee, as well as the American Pediatric Surgical Association, where he sits on the Cancer Committee. In addition to his busy clinical practice, Dr Lautz is a productive clinical researcher. He has an expertise in utilizing large national databases to analyze clinical outcomes in children with common surgical conditions. His clinical research is focused on outcomes in children with cancer.

Training Experience

2006Internship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center
2011Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
2012Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Vanderbilt U

… → 2006

Research interests

  • Liver Disease / Pathobiology

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Research Output 2005 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)

Absolute neutrophil count as a diagnostic guide for the use of MRI in the workup of suspected appendicitis in children

Corkum, K. S., Oyetunji, T. A., Grabowski, J. E., Rigsby, C. K. & Lautz, T. B., Jul 2019, In : Journal of pediatric surgery. 54, 7, p. 1359-1364 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Sensitivity and Specificity

Alvarado Scores Predict Additive Value of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Workup of Suspected Appendicitis in Children

Sincavage, J., Buonpane, C., Benyamen, B., Benya, E., Lautz, T., Helenowski, I. & Hunter, C. J., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 244, p. 42-49 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Electronic Health Records

Association of perioperative red blood cell transfusion with postoperative venous thromboembolism in pediatric patients: A propensity score matched analysis

Rothstein, D. H., Cairo, S. B., Schaefer, B. A. & Lautz, T. B., Jan 1 2019, In : Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 66, 10, e27919.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erythrocyte Transfusion
Propensity Score
Venous Thromboembolism
Perioperative Period
1 Citation (Scopus)

Complication Rates for Pediatric Hepatectomy and Nephrectomy: A Comparison of NSQIP-P, PHIS, and KID

Corkum, K. S., Baumann, L. M. & Lautz, T. B., Aug 1 2019, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 240, p. 182-190 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Information Systems
Quality Improvement
1 Citation (Scopus)

Current Practice in the Management of Spontaneous Pneumothorax in Children

Williams, K., Baumann, L., Grabowski, J. E. & Lautz, T. B., Apr 1 2019, In : Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques. 29, 4, p. 551-556 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Practice Management
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
Chest Tubes