Karen A Chojnacki

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Preoperative anemia: a common finding that predicts worse outcomes in patients undergoing primary hiatal hernia repair.

Surg Endosc 2019 Feb 11;33(2):535-542. Epub 2018 Jul 11.

Department of Surgery, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, 1100 Walnut St. 5th Floor, Philadelphia, PA, 19107, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00464-018-6328-4DOI Listing
February 2019

Increasing resident utilization and recognition of the critical view of safety during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a pilot study from an academic medical center.

Surg Endosc 2017 04 5;31(4):1627-1635. Epub 2016 Aug 5.

Department of Surgery, Jefferson Pancreas, Biliary and Related Cancer Center, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, 1100 Walnut Street, 5th Floor, Philadelphia, PA, 19107, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00464-016-5150-0DOI Listing
April 2017

Long-term functional outcomes of laparoscopic resection for gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors.

Surg Endosc 2016 Apr 14;30(4):1592-8. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

Department of Surgery, The Jefferson Gastroesophageal Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00464-015-4384-6DOI Listing
April 2016

Minimally invasive esophagectomy provides significant survival advantage compared with open or hybrid esophagectomy for patients with cancers of the esophagus and gastroesophageal junction.

J Am Coll Surg 2015 Apr 27;220(4):672-9. Epub 2014 Dec 27.

The Jefferson Gastro-Esophageal Center, the Department of Surgery, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2014.12.023DOI Listing
April 2015

Dr. Mary Edwards Walker: years ahead of her time.

Am Surg 2015 Jan;81(1):9-11

Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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January 2015

Grit: a marker of residents at risk for attrition?

Surgery 2014 Jun 7;155(6):1014-22. Epub 2014 Feb 7.

Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2014.01.015DOI Listing
June 2014

Gastroduodenal intussusception of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST): case report and review of the literature.

Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 2013 Apr;23(2):e70-3

Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLE.0b013e31826d72d4DOI Listing
April 2013

Major perioperative morbidity does not affect long-term survival in patients undergoing esophagectomy for cancer of the esophagus or gastroesophageal junction.

World J Surg 2013 Feb;37(2):408-15

Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, 1100 Walnut Street, MOB, Suite 500, Philadelphia, PA 19147, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-012-1823-6DOI Listing
February 2013

Laparoscopic approaches to gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors: an institutional review of 57 cases.

Surg Endosc 2012 Dec 9;26(12):3509-14. Epub 2012 Jun 9.

Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Fifth Floor Medical Office Building, 1100 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00464-012-2374-5DOI Listing
December 2012

Combined hepatic arterial embolization and hepatic ablation for unresectable colorectal metastases to the liver.

Am Surg 2012 Nov;78(11):1243-8

Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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November 2012

Massive portal venous air and pneumatosis intestinalis associated with cocaine-induced mesenteric ischemia.

J Gastrointest Surg 2012 Jan 8;16(1):223-5. Epub 2011 Jun 8.

Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, 1015 Walnut Street, Curtis Bldg., Suite 620, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s11605-011-1579-6
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-011-1579-6DOI Listing
January 2012

Oncologic efficacy is not compromised, and may be improved with minimally invasive esophagectomy.

J Am Coll Surg 2011 Apr;212(4):560-6; discussion 566-8

Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2010.12.042DOI Listing
April 2011

Is gastrectomy safe in the elderly? A single institution review.

Am Surg 2011 Apr;77(4):488-92

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

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April 2011

Optimal technical management of stump closure following distal pancreatectomy: a retrospective review of 215 cases.

J Gastrointest Surg 2010 Jun 20;14(6):998-1005. Epub 2010 Mar 20.

Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, 1100 Walnut Street, MOB Suite 500, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-010-1185-zDOI Listing
June 2010

Implementation of a critical pathway for distal pancreatectomy at an academic institution.

J Gastrointest Surg 2009 May 4;13(5):938-44. Epub 2009 Feb 4.

Department of Surgery, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Pancreas, Biliary and Related Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 1025 Walnut Street, Suite 605 College Building, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-009-0803-0DOI Listing
May 2009

Impact of obesity on perioperative morbidity and mortality after pancreaticoduodenectomy.

J Am Coll Surg 2009 Feb 18;208(2):210-7. Epub 2008 Dec 18.

Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Pancreas, Biliary and Related Disease Center, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S10727515080153
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2008.10.019DOI Listing
February 2009

Prognostic significance of lymph node metastases and ratio in esophageal cancer.

J Surg Res 2008 May 28;146(1):11-5. Epub 2007 Aug 28.

Department of Surgery, Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2007.07.028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2323456PMC
May 2008

Pancreatic VIPomas: subject review and one institutional experience.

J Gastrointest Surg 2008 Feb;12(2):382-93

Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-007-0177-0DOI Listing
February 2008

Initiation of a critical pathway for pancreaticoduodenectomy at an academic institution--the first step in multidisciplinary team building.

J Am Coll Surg 2007 May;204(5):917-23; discussion 923-4

Department of Surgery, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2007.01.057DOI Listing
May 2007