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Response to Comment on "Characterization and Optimal Management of High-risk Pancreatic Anastomoses During Pancreatoduodenectomy: Response to Goussous and Cunningham".

Ann Surg 2019 Aug;270(2):e58-e59

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003121DOI Listing
August 2019

Trends in practice patterns and outcomes: A decade of sarcoma care in the United States.

Surg Oncol 2019 Jun 21;29:168-177. Epub 2019 May 21.

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Surgery, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.suronc.2019.05.018DOI Listing
June 2019

Response to: Managing the High-risk Pancreatic Anastomosis.

Ann Surg 2019 01;269(1):e8-e9

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002883DOI Listing
January 2019

Taking Theory to Practice: Quality Improvement for Pancreaticoduodenectomy and Development and Integration of the Fistula Risk Score.

J Am Coll Surg 2018 10 5;227(4):430-438.e1. Epub 2018 Jul 5.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.06.009DOI Listing
October 2018

Response to: "Risk-adjusted Outcomes of Clinically Relevant Pancreatic Fistula Following Pancreatoduodenectomy: A Model for Performance Evaluation".

Ann Surg 2018 07;268(1):e6-e7

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002218DOI Listing
July 2018

Acid Suspends the Circadian Clock in Hypoxia through Inhibition of mTOR.

Cell 2018 06 31;174(1):72-87.e32. Epub 2018 May 31.

Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA; The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA; Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, New York, NY 10017, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2018.05.009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6398937PMC
June 2018

Impact of Operative Time on Outcomes after Pancreatic Resection: A Risk-Adjusted Analysis Using the American College of Surgeons NSQIP Database.

J Am Coll Surg 2018 05 1;226(5):844-857.e3. Epub 2018 Mar 1.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.01.004DOI Listing
May 2018

Combination of Neoadjuvant Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization and Orthotopic Liver Transplantation for the Treatment of Cirrhotomimetic Hepatocellular Carcinoma.

J Vasc Interv Radiol 2018 02 6;29(2):237-243. Epub 2017 Dec 6.

Penn Image Guided Interventions Laboratory, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104; Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2017.09.008DOI Listing
February 2018

Identification of Patients for Adjuvant Therapy After Resection of Carcinoma of the Extrahepatic Bile Ducts: A Propensity Score-Matched Analysis.

Ann Surg Oncol 2017 Dec 26;24(13):3926-3933. Epub 2017 Sep 26.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-017-6095-9DOI Listing
December 2017

Donation after cardiac death in the hepatocellular carcinoma patient: Same indication?

Liver Transpl 2017 10;23(S1):S27-S33

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.24862DOI Listing
October 2017

Adjuvant chemotherapy in resectable synovial sarcoma.

J Surg Oncol 2017 Sep 5;116(4):550-558. Epub 2017 Jun 5.

Department of Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.24688DOI Listing
September 2017

Pancreatic fistula risk for pancreatoduodenectomy: an international survey of surgeon perception.

HPB (Oxford) 2017 06 12;19(6):515-524. Epub 2017 Feb 12.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hpb.2017.01.022DOI Listing
June 2017

Contemporary reappraisal of the efficacy of adjuvant chemotherapy in resected retroperitoneal sarcoma: Evidence from a nationwide clinical oncology database and review of the literature.

Surg Oncol 2017 Jun 2;26(2):117-124. Epub 2017 Feb 2.

Division of Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.suronc.2017.01.008DOI Listing
June 2017

In Response to "Impact of Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation on Lymph Node Status in Esophageal Cancer".

Ann Surg 2017 05;265(5):e69

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000001262DOI Listing
May 2017

Implications of Lymph Node Evaluation in the Management of Resectable Soft Tissue Sarcoma.

Ann Surg Oncol 2017 Feb 26;24(2):425-433. Epub 2016 Oct 26.

Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-016-5641-1DOI Listing
February 2017

Externalized Stents for Pancreatoduodenectomy Provide Value Only in High-Risk Scenarios.

J Gastrointest Surg 2016 12 11;20(12):2052-2062. Epub 2016 Oct 11.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-016-3289-6DOI Listing
December 2016

A prognostic model for resectable soft tissue and cutaneous angiosarcoma.

J Surg Oncol 2016 Oct 4;114(5):557-563. Epub 2016 Jul 4.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.24352DOI Listing
October 2016

Laparoscopic transhiatal esophagectomy improves hospital outcomes and reduces cost: a single-institution analysis of laparoscopic-assisted and open techniques.

Surg Endosc 2016 06 28;30(6):2535-42. Epub 2015 Sep 28.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St., Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00464-015-4519-9DOI Listing
June 2016

Laparoscopic versus open ventral hernia repair: longitudinal outcomes and cost analysis using statewide claims data.

Surg Endosc 2016 Mar 20;30(3):906-15. Epub 2015 Jun 20.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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March 2016

Implications of Lymph Node Staging on Selection of Adjuvant Therapy for Gastric Cancer in the United States: A Propensity Score-matched Analysis.

Ann Surg 2016 Feb;263(2):298-305

*Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA †Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA ‡Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000001360DOI Listing
February 2016

Resident education in robotic-assisted vertical sleeve gastrectomy: outcomes and cost-analysis of 411 consecutive cases.

Surg Obes Relat Dis 2016 Feb 27;12(2):313-20. Epub 2015 May 27.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soard.2015.05.011DOI Listing
February 2016

Laparoscopic hand-assisted versus robotic-assisted laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: experience of 103 consecutive cases.

Surg Obes Relat Dis 2016 Jan 21;12(1):94-9. Epub 2015 Jul 21.

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Philadelphia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soard.2015.07.011DOI Listing
January 2016

Complications and Surveillance After Bariatric Surgery.

Curr Treat Options Neurol 2016 Jan;18(1)

Penn Medicine, Department of Surgery, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11940-015-0383-0DOI Listing
January 2016

Minimally invasive gastrectomy for gastric adenocarcinoma in the United States: Utilization and short-term oncologic outcomes.

J Surg Oncol 2015 Nov 23;112(6):616-21. Epub 2015 Sep 23.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.24052DOI Listing
November 2015

Hernia repair in the presence of ascites.

J Surg Res 2014 Aug 22;190(2):471-7. Epub 2014 May 22.

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2014.05.039DOI Listing
August 2014

The surgical management of active ulcerative colitis complicated by Clostridium difficile infection.

J Gastrointest Surg 2013 Feb 8;17(2):392-6. Epub 2012 Nov 8.

Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1259, New York, NY 10029, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-012-2031-2DOI Listing
February 2013