Publications by authors named "Jonathan Spicer"

51Publications

Development of patient-specific 3D models from histopathological samples for applications in radiation therapy.

Phys Med 2021 Jan 15;81:162-169. Epub 2021 Jan 15.

Medical Physics Unit, Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montréal, Québec, Canada; Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center, Montréal, Québec, Canada; Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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January 2021

The Predictive Value of Inflammatory Biomarkers in Esophageal Anastomotic Leaks.

Ann Thorac Surg 2021 Jan 10. Epub 2021 Jan 10.

Department of Thoracic and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Canada. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Endobronchial Ultrasound Staging of Operable NSCLC: Do Triple Normal Lymph Nodes Require Routine Biopsy?

Chest 2021 Jan 9. Epub 2021 Jan 9.

Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8S 4L8; Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, 50 Charlton Avenue East, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8N 4A6. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Predictors of survival following surgical resection of limited-stage small cell lung cancer.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 Nov 27. Epub 2020 Nov 27.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Tex. Electronic address:

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November 2020

Multimodal Prehabilitation for Lung Cancer Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Ann Thorac Surg 2020 Dec 12. Epub 2020 Dec 12.

Department of Anesthesia, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada. Electronic address:

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December 2020

Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for Upper Gastrointestinal Neoplasia-a North American Perspective.

J Gastrointest Surg 2020 Nov 16;24(11):2456-2465. Epub 2020 Sep 16.

Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Room L8-505, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1A4, Canada.

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November 2020

Neutrophil DNA Webs Untangled.

Cancer Cell 2020 Aug;38(2):164-166

Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada; Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Canada; Cancer Research Program, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada; Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada. Electronic address:

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August 2020

Feasibility analysis for the development of a video-assisted thoracoscopic (VATS) lobectomy 23-hour recovery pathway.

Can J Surg 2020 07 31;63(4):E349-E358. Epub 2020 Jul 31.

From the Division of Thoracic and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, Que.

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July 2020

Casting A Wide Net On Surgery: The Central Role of Neutrophil Extracellular Traps.

Ann Surg 2020 08;272(2):277-283

Division of Upper GI and Thoracic Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montral, QC, Canada.

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August 2020

Neutrophil Extracellular Trap-Associated CEACAM1 as a Putative Therapeutic Target to Prevent Metastatic Progression of Colon Carcinoma.

J Immunol 2020 04 13;204(8):2285-2294. Epub 2020 Mar 13.

Cancer Research Program and the LD MacLean Surgical Research Laboratories, Department of Surgery, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec H4A 3J1, Canada;

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April 2020

Activation of the pattern recognition receptor NOD1 augments colon cancer metastasis.

Protein Cell 2020 03 19;11(3):187-201. Epub 2020 Jan 19.

Thoracic and Upper GI Cancer Research Laboratories, Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, 1001 Decarie Boulevard, Block E, Lab #E02-4134, Montreal, QC, H4A 3J1, Canada.

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March 2020

The Canada Lymph Node Score for prediction of malignancy in mediastinal lymph nodes during endobronchial ultrasound.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 06 28;159(6):2499-2507.e3. Epub 2019 Nov 28.

Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, St Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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June 2020

Gram-Negative Pneumonia Augments Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Metastasis through Host Toll-like Receptor 4 Activation.

J Thorac Oncol 2019 12 2;14(12):2097-2108. Epub 2019 Aug 2.

Department of Surgery, L.D. MacLean Surgical Research Laboratories, McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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December 2019

Primary tumors induce neutrophil extracellular traps with targetable metastasis promoting effects.

JCI Insight 2019 07 25;5. Epub 2019 Jul 25.

Cancer Research Program and the LD MacLean Surgical Research Laboratories, Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Center (MUHC), Montreal, Québec, Canada.

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July 2019

Commentary: The path to prophylaxis for predictable palpitations.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 06 19;157(6):2500-2501. Epub 2019 Feb 19.

Division of Thoracic and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, McGill University, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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June 2019

Registry-Based Medical Research: Data Dredging or Value Building to Quality of Care?

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 07 8;108(1):274-282. Epub 2019 Feb 8.

Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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July 2019

The innate immune architecture of lung tumors and its implication in disease progression.

J Pathol 2019 04;247(5):589-605

Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

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April 2019

Enhanced recovery after pulmonary surgery.

J Thorac Dis 2018 Nov;10(Suppl 32):S3755-S3760

Division of Thoracic Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada.

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November 2018

Multimodality Therapy for N2 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: An Evolving Paradigm.

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 01 15;107(1):277-284. Epub 2018 Sep 15.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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January 2019

Gastrectomy with Extended Lymphadenectomy: a North American Perspective.

J Gastrointest Surg 2018 03 9;22(3):414-420. Epub 2017 Nov 9.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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March 2018

Same day discharge for benign laparoscopic hiatal surgery: a feasibility analysis.

Surg Endosc 2018 Feb 4;32(2):937-944. Epub 2017 Aug 4.

Division of Thoracic and Upper GI Surgery, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Center, 1650 Cedar Avenue, L8-512, Montreal, QC, H3G 1A4, Canada.

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February 2018

Economic Impact of an Enhanced Recovery Pathway for Lung Resection.

Ann Thorac Surg 2017 Sep 2;104(3):950-957. Epub 2017 Aug 2.

Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Steinberg-Bernstein Centre for Minimally Invasive Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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September 2017

The Influence of Reconstructive Technique on Perioperative Pulmonary and Infectious Outcomes Following Chest Wall Resection.

Ann Thorac Surg 2016 Nov 12;102(5):1653-1659. Epub 2016 Aug 12.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. Electronic address:

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November 2016

Civilian Airway Trauma: A Single-Institution Experience.

World J Surg 2016 Nov;40(11):2658-2666

Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, 1650, Rm D6-257 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, H3G 1A4, Canada.

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November 2016

Management of esophageal perforation in the endoscopic era: Is operative repair still relevant?

Surgery 2016 10 11;160(4):1104-1110. Epub 2016 Aug 11.

Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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October 2016

Preoperative Chemoradiation Therapy Versus Chemotherapy in Patients Undergoing Modified En Bloc Esophagectomy for Locally Advanced Esophageal Adenocarcinoma: Is Radiotherapy Beneficial?

Ann Thorac Surg 2016 Apr 23;101(4):1262-9; discussion 1969-70. Epub 2016 Feb 23.

Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. Electronic address:

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April 2016

Simplified Human Neutrophil Extracellular Traps (NETs) Isolation and Handling.

J Vis Exp 2015 Apr 16(98). Epub 2015 Apr 16.

LD MacLean Surgical Research Laboratories, Department of Surgery, McGill University.

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April 2015

Current status of management of malignant disease: current management of esophageal cancer.

J Gastrointest Surg 2015 May 4;19(5):964-72. Epub 2015 Feb 4.

Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada,

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May 2015

Neutrophil extracellular traps in cancer progression.

Cell Mol Life Sci 2014 Nov 29;71(21):4179-94. Epub 2014 Jul 29.

LD MacLean Surgical Research Laboratories, Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada,

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November 2014

Diagnostic accuracy and utility of intraoperative microscopic margin analysis of gastric and esophageal adenocarcinoma.

Ann Surg Oncol 2014 Aug 8;21(8):2580-6. Epub 2014 May 8.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, David Mulder Chair of Thoracic Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, The Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada,

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August 2014

A systematic review of the effects of resident duty hour restrictions in surgery: impact on resident wellness, training, and patient outcomes.

Ann Surg 2014 Jun;259(6):1041-53

*Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada †Department of Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, NY ‡Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada §Department of Internal Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ‖Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ¶Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada **Department of Surgery, Royal Inland Hospital, Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada.

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June 2014

Clinical significance of incidental pulmonary nodules in esophageal cancer patients.

J Gastrointest Surg 2014 Feb 4;18(2):226-32; discussion 232-3. Epub 2013 Sep 4.

Division of General Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada,

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February 2014

Neutrophils promote liver metastasis via Mac-1-mediated interactions with circulating tumor cells.

Cancer Res 2012 Aug 2;72(16):3919-27. Epub 2012 Jul 2.

LD McLean Surgical Research Laboratories, Department of Surgery, McGill University, The Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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August 2012

Systemic inflammation increases cancer cell adhesion to hepatic sinusoids by neutrophil mediated mechanisms.

Int J Cancer 2009 Sep;125(6):1298-305

LD McLean Surgical Research Laboratories, Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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September 2009