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Characteristics Associated with Pathologic Nodal Burden in Patients Presenting with Clinical Melanoma Nodal Metastasis.

Ann Surg Oncol 2019 Nov 7;26(12):3962-3971. Epub 2019 Aug 7.

Department of Surgery, Division of Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07694-0DOI Listing
November 2019

ASO Author Reflections: Survival for Stage III Melanoma-Where Do We Stand in the Current Landscape of Melanoma Therapies?

Ann Surg Oncol 2019 Oct 1. Epub 2019 Oct 1.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07888-6DOI Listing
October 2019

Isolated limb perfusion and infusion in the treatment of melanoma and soft tissue sarcoma in the era of modern systemic therapies.

J Surg Oncol 2019 Sep 2;120(3):540-549. Epub 2019 Jul 2.

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

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https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/jso.25600
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September 2019

Association of health insurance status with presentation, treatment and outcomes in soft tissue sarcoma.

Cancer Med 2019 Sep 4. Epub 2019 Sep 4.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cam4.2441DOI Listing
September 2019

Practice Patterns and Prognostic Value of Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Thick Melanoma: A National Cancer Database Study.

Ann Surg Oncol 2019 Sep 4. Epub 2019 Sep 4.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07783-0DOI Listing
September 2019

Response to Comment on "Does Surgeon Sex Matter? Practice Patterns and Outcomes of Female and Male Surgeons".

Ann Surg 2019 Aug;270(2):e25

Department of Surgery, Center for Surgery and Health Economics, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003047DOI Listing
August 2019

Let's Not Forget About Regional Therapy for the Treatment of Locally Advanced Extremity Melanoma.

Ann Surg Oncol 2019 Aug 6;26(8):2322-2324. Epub 2019 May 6.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07430-8DOI Listing
August 2019

Survival Outcomes of Patients with Clinical Stage III Melanoma in the Era of Novel Systemic Therapies.

Ann Surg Oncol 2019 Jul 3. Epub 2019 Jul 3.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07599-yDOI Listing
July 2019

Multispectral photoacoustic imaging for the detection of subclinical melanoma.

J Surg Oncol 2019 Jun 15;119(8):1070-1076. Epub 2019 Mar 15.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.25447DOI Listing
June 2019

Predictors and outcomes of jejunostomy tube placement at the time of pancreatoduodenectomy.

Surgery 2019 Jun 7;165(6):1136-1143. Epub 2019 May 7.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2019.03.007DOI Listing
June 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

National trends in centralization and perioperative outcomes of complex operations for cancer.

Surgery 2019 Jun 20. Epub 2019 Jun 20.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2019.03.025DOI Listing
June 2019

Melanoma of unknown primary.

J Surg Oncol 2019 Jan 27;119(2):232-241. Epub 2018 Nov 27.

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

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/jso.25302
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January 2019

Prediction of Residual Nodal Disease at Completion Dissection Following Positive Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Melanoma.

Ann Surg Oncol 2018 Nov 24;25(12):3469-3475. Epub 2018 Jul 24.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-018-6647-7DOI Listing
November 2018

The prognostic significance of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes for primary melanoma varies by sex.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2018 Aug 5;79(2):245-251. Epub 2018 Mar 5.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2018.02.066DOI Listing
August 2018

Interpreting the Association of First-in-Class Immune Checkpoint Inhibition and Targeted Therapy With Survival in Patients With Stage IV Melanoma-Reply.

JAMA Oncol 2018 08;4(8):1136-1137

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.0898DOI Listing
August 2018

Does Surgeon Sex Matter?: Practice Patterns and Outcomes of Female and Male Surgeons.

Ann Surg 2018 06;267(6):1069-1076

Center for Surgery and Health Economics, Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002460DOI Listing
June 2018

Transected thin melanoma: Implications for sentinel lymph node staging.

J Surg Oncol 2018 Mar 30;117(4):567-571. Epub 2017 Nov 30.

Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.24930DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5878707PMC
March 2018

Disparities in resection of hepatic metastases in colon cancer.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2018 Feb;9(1):126-134

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jgo.2017.11.03DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5848028PMC
February 2018

Trends in major upper abdominal surgery for cancer in octogenarians: Has there been a change in patient selection?

Cancer 2018 Jan 7;124(1):125-135. Epub 2017 Sep 7.

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

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/cncr.30977
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January 2018

Prophylactic Cholecystectomy at Time of Surgery for Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumor Does Not Increase Postoperative Morbidity.

Ann Surg Oncol 2018 Jan 24;25(1):239-245. Epub 2017 Oct 24.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-017-6093-yDOI Listing
January 2018

Surgical Management of Early-Stage Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Based on Lymph Node Metastasis Risk.

Ann Surg Oncol 2018 Jan 16;25(1):318-325. Epub 2017 Nov 16.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-017-6238-zDOI Listing
January 2018

Predictors of false negative sentinel lymph node biopsy in trunk and extremity melanoma.

J Surg Oncol 2017 Dec 26;116(7):848-855. Epub 2017 Jun 26.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.24743DOI Listing
December 2017

Isolated Limb Perfusion and Infusion for Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcoma: A Contemporary Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Ann Surg Oncol 2017 Dec 11;24(13):3803-3810. Epub 2017 Oct 11.

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

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http://link.springer.com/10.1245/s10434-017-6109-7
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December 2017

Hospitalization in the Year Preceding Major Oncologic Surgery Increases Risk for Adverse Postoperative Events.

Ann Surg Oncol 2017 Nov 14;24(12):3477-3485. Epub 2017 Aug 14.

Department of Surgery, Center for Surgery and Health Economics, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-017-6032-yDOI Listing
November 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

Understanding readmissions following operations of the thyroid and parathyroid glands.

Am J Surg 2017 Sep 10;214(3):501-508. Epub 2017 Jan 10.

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Center for Surgery and Health Economics, Department of Surgery, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.01.008DOI Listing
September 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

Lymph node dissection for melanoma: where do we stand?

Melanoma Manag 2017 Mar 3;4(1):49-59. Epub 2017 Mar 3.

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

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https://www.futuremedicine.com/doi/10.2217/mmt-2016-0023
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http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/mmt-2016-0023DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6094624PMC
March 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

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

Obesity is not associated with increased morbidity in patients undergoing cytoreductive surgery with intraperitoneal chemotherapy.

J Surg Oncol 2016 Oct 7;114(5):619-624. Epub 2016 Jul 7.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.24366DOI Listing
October 2016

Residents' Experience in Breast Cancer Care.

J Surg Educ 2015 Nov-Dec;72(6):1233-9. Epub 2015 Jun 26.

Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2015.04.028DOI Listing
September 2016

Multimodality Therapy Improves Survival in Resected Early Stage Gastric Cancer in the United States.

Ann Surg Oncol 2016 09 18;23(9):2936-45. Epub 2016 Apr 18.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-016-5224-1DOI Listing
September 2016

Morbidity and mortality after total splenectomy for lymphoid neoplasms.

J Surg Res 2016 09 17;205(1):155-62. Epub 2016 Jun 17.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2016.06.031DOI Listing
September 2016

Racial Disparities in Initial Presentation of Benign Thyroid Disease for Resection.

Ann Surg Oncol 2016 08 29;23(8):2571-6. Epub 2016 Mar 29.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-016-5199-yDOI Listing
August 2016

Acral Lentiginous Histologic Subtype and Sentinel Lymph Node Positivity in Thin Melanoma.

JAMA Dermatol 2016 07;152(7):836-7

Department of Dermatology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0875DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4955510PMC
July 2016

Role of adrenal vein sampling in primary aldosteronism: Impact of imaging, localization, and age.

J Surg Oncol 2016 Apr 21;113(5):532-7. Epub 2016 Jan 21.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.24182DOI Listing
April 2016

Development and implementation of a clinical pathway approach to simulation-based training for foregut surgery.

J Surg Educ 2015 Jul-Aug;72(4):625-35. Epub 2015 Apr 11.

Arnold and Blema Steinberg Medical Simulation Centre, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2015.01.017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4469562PMC
March 2016

What Can We Learn from Intraoperative Parathyroid Hormone Levels that Do Not Drop Appropriately?

Ann Surg Oncol 2015 30;22(6):1781-8. Epub 2014 Oct 30.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-014-4201-9DOI Listing
February 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

Cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal surface malignancy.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2016 Feb;7(1):1-2

1 Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA ; 2 Department of Surgery, University of Maryland, Maryland, MD, USA.

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http://www.thejgo.org/article/view/5842/5755
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3978/j.issn.2078-6891.2015.133DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4754304PMC
February 2016

Then and now: cytoreductive surgery with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC), a historical perspective.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2016 Feb;7(1):18-28

1 Department of General Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA ; 2 Department of Surgery, University of Maryland, Maryland, MD 20742, USA.

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http://www.thejgo.org/article/view/5608/5758
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3978/j.issn.2078-6891.2015.106DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4754315PMC
February 2016

Cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy: a review of factors contributing to morbidity and mortality.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2016 Feb;7(1):99-111

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

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4754303PMC
February 2016

Age-Related Morbidity and Mortality with Cytoreductive Surgery.

Ann Surg Oncol 2015 Dec 27;22 Suppl 3:S898-904. Epub 2015 May 27.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-015-4624-yDOI Listing
December 2015

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

Adjuvant Radiation Therapy Treatment Time Impacts Overall Survival in Gastric Cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2015 Oct 21;93(2):326-36. Epub 2015 May 21.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2015.05.025DOI Listing
October 2015

Neoadjuvant therapy for gastric cancer: current evidence and future directions.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2015 Oct;6(5):534-43

1 Department of Surgery, 2 Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3978/j.issn.2078-6891.2015.047DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4570921PMC
October 2015

Wind, water, wound, walk--do the data deliver the dictum?

J Surg Educ 2015 Jan-Feb;72(1):164-9. Epub 2014 Aug 12.

Department of Surgery, Center for Surgery and Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2014.05.019DOI Listing
September 2015

Variation in cost of total thyroidectomy across the United States, 2007 to 2008.

Am J Surg 2015 Aug 28;210(2):302-8. Epub 2015 Mar 28.

Department of Surgery, 4 Silverstein 3400 Spruce Street, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA; Center for Surgery and Health Economics, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2014.12.039DOI Listing
August 2015

Intraperitoneal chemotherapy at the time of surgery is not associated with increased 30-day morbidity and mortality following colorectal resection.

Ann Surg Oncol 2015 May 15;22(5):1664-72. Epub 2014 Aug 15.

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

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May 2015

Omission of adjuvant therapy after gastric cancer resection: development of a validated risk model.

J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2015 May;13(5):531-41

From the Department of Surgery; Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine; and Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2015.0073DOI Listing
May 2015

Current staging and prognostic factors in melanoma.

Surg Oncol Clin N Am 2015 Apr;24(2):215-27

Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 4 Silverstein, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soc.2014.12.001DOI Listing
April 2015

Resection of primary leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava (IVC) with reconstruction: a case series and review of the literature.

J Surg Oncol 2015 Mar 8;111(3):328-33. Epub 2014 Oct 8.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.23798DOI Listing
March 2015

The rise in metastasectomy across cancer types over the past decade.

Cancer 2015 Mar 6;121(5):747-57. Epub 2014 Nov 6.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.29134DOI Listing
March 2015

Outcomes after resection of leiomyosarcomas of the inferior vena cava: a pooled data analysis of 377 cases.

Surg Oncol 2015 Mar 8;24(1):21-7. Epub 2014 Nov 8.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.suronc.2014.10.007DOI Listing
March 2015

Clinicopathologic characteristics of incidentally identified pheochromocytoma.

Ann Surg Oncol 2015 Jan 22;22(1):132-8. Epub 2014 Jul 22.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-014-3933-xDOI Listing
January 2015

Long-term blood pressure control in patients undergoing adrenalectomy for primary hyperaldosteronism.

Surgery 2014 Dec 11;156(6):1394-402; discussion1402-3. Epub 2014 Nov 11.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2014.08.021DOI Listing
December 2014

Postdischarge occurrences after colorectal surgery happen early and are associated with dramatically increased rates of readmission.

Dis Colon Rectum 2014 Nov;57(11):1309-16

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000000212DOI Listing
November 2014

Implications of inadequate lymph node staging in resectable gastric cancer: a contemporary analysis using the National Cancer Data Base.

Cancer 2014 Sep 22;120(18):2855-65. Epub 2014 May 22.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.28780DOI Listing
September 2014

Primary hyperparathyroidism with negative imaging: a significant clinical problem.

Ann Surg 2014 Sep;260(3):474-80; discussion 480-2

From the Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000000875DOI Listing
September 2014

Early discharge and readmission after colorectal resection.

J Surg Res 2014 Aug 15;190(2):579-86. Epub 2014 Feb 15.

Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2014.02.006DOI Listing
August 2014

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

Surgical palliation for pancreatic malignancy: practice patterns and predictors of morbidity and mortality.

J Gastrointest Surg 2014 Jul 27;18(7):1292-8. Epub 2014 Mar 27.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-014-2502-8DOI Listing
July 2014

Morbidity and mortality of cytoreduction with intraperitoneal chemotherapy: outcomes from the ACS NSQIP database.

Ann Surg Oncol 2014 May 29;21(5):1494-500. Epub 2013 Aug 29.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-013-3223-zDOI Listing
May 2014

Preoperative radiation for retroperitoneal sarcoma is not associated with increased early postoperative morbidity.

J Surg Oncol 2014 May 30;109(6):606-11. Epub 2013 Dec 30.

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

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/jso.23534
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.23534DOI Listing
May 2014

Racial disparities in the use of outpatient mastectomy.

J Surg Res 2014 Jan 20;186(1):16-22. Epub 2013 Aug 20.

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

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