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Do proton pump inhibitors protect against cancer progression in GERD?
Surg. Today., Oct (2012)
The severity of duodeno-esophageal reflux influences the development of different histological types of esophageal cancer in a rat model.
Int. J. Cancer., Sep (2012)
Endothelial expression of hypoxia-inducible factor 1 protects the murine heart and aorta from pressure overload by suppression of TGF-Î² signaling.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., Apr;109(14):E841-50 (2012)
Dextran hydrogel scaffolds enhance angiogenic responses and promote complete skin regeneration during burn wound healing.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., Dec;108(52):20976-81 (2011)
Comparison of peritoneal adhesion formation in bowel retraction by cotton towels versus the silicone lap pak device in a rabbit model.
Eplasty., 11:e42 (2011)
Tie2-dependent knockout of HIF-1 impairs burn wound vascularization and homing of bone marrow-derived angiogenic cells.
Cardiovasc. Res., Jan;93(1):162-9 (2012)
Aging impairs the mobilization and homing of bone marrow-derived angiogenic cells to burn wounds.
J. Mol. Med., Oct;89(10):985-95 (2011)
Hypoxia and hypoxia-inducible factor in the burn wound.
Wound Repair Regen., 19(2):205-13 (2011 Mar-Apr)
Rabeprazole impedes the development of reflux-induced esophageal cancer in a surgical rat model.
Dig. Dis. Sci., May;56(5):1309-14 (2011)
Association of increasing burn severity in mice with delayed mobilization of circulating angiogenic cells.
Arch Surg., Mar;145(3):259-66 (2010)
Impaired angiogenesis and mobilization of circulating angiogenic cells in HIF-1alpha heterozygous-null mice after burn wounding.
Wound Repair Regen., 18(2):193-201 (2010 Mar-Apr)
Aberrant epithelial-mesenchymal Hedgehog signaling characterizes Barrett's metaplasia.
Gastroenterology., May;138(5):1810-22 (2010)
Age-dependent impairment of HIF-1alpha expression in diabetic mice: Correction with electroporation-facilitated gene therapy increases wound healing, angiogenesis, and circulating angiogenic cells.
J. Cell. Physiol., Nov;217(2):319-27 (2008)
KGF-1 for wound healing in animal models.
Methods Mol. Biol., 423:383-91 (2008)
Vaccine impedes the development of reflux-induced esophageal cancer in a surgical rat model: efficacy of the vaccine in a post-Barrett's esophagus setting.
Dig. Dis. Sci., Nov;53(11):2858-67 (2008)
Vaccine impedes the development of reflux-induced esophageal cancer in a surgical rat model: efficacy of the vaccine in a Pre-Barrett's esophagus setting.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Jan;12(1):2-7; discussion 7-9 (2008)
Gastric bypass: why Roux-en-Y? A review of experimental data.
Arch Surg., Oct;142(10):1000-3; discussion 1004 (2007)
Cytogenetic characterization and gene expression profiling in the rat reflux-induced esophageal tumor model.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Mar;133(3):763-9 (2007)
Duodenal reflux leads to down regulation of DNA mismatch repair pathway in an animal model of esophageal cancer.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Feb;83(2):433-40; discussion 440 (2007)
Selective decrease in the DNA base excision repair pathway in squamous cell cancer of the esophagus.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Jan;133(1):74-81 (2007)
Surgical intervention and understanding of diseases of the stomach and duodenum.
Curr. Opin. Gastroenterol., Nov;15(6):509-15 (1999)
Delivery of plasmid DNA expression vector for keratinocyte growth factor-1 using electroporation to improve cutaneous wound healing in a septic rat model.
Wound Repair Regen., 14(5):618-24 (2006 Sep-Oct)
Elderly woman with hypercalcemia and neck mass.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg., Oct;135(4):648-9 (2006)
Epidermal growth factor receptor and hedgehog signaling pathways are active in esophageal cancer cells from rat reflux model.
J. Surg. Res., Jul;134(1):1-9 (2006)
Wound healing enhancement: electroporation to address a classic problem of military medicine.
World J Surg., 29 Suppl 1:S55-9 (2005)
The role of magnetic resonance cholangiography in the management of patients with gallstone pancreatitis.
Ann. Surg., Jan;241(1):119-24 (2005)
Electroporation enhances transfection efficiency in murine cutaneous wounds.
Wound Repair Regen., 12(4):397-403 (2004 Jul-Aug)
Management of Barrett's esophagus.
Can. J. Gastroenterol., Nov;14 Suppl D:35D-43D (2000)
Role of insulin-like growth factor-I in esophageal mucosal healing processes.
J. Lab. Clin. Med., Aug;132(2):134-41 (1998)
EGF and IGF-I synergistically stimulate proliferation of human esophageal epithelial cells.
J. Surg. Res., May;69(2):354-8 (1997)
Reversibility of deoxycholate-induced cellular hypercalcemia in rabbit gastric mucosal cells.
Surgery., Jan;119(1):89-97 (1996)
Cellular hypercalcemia is an early event in deoxycholate injury of rabbit gastric mucosal cells.
Am. J. Physiol., Aug;269(2 Pt 1):G287-96 (1995)
Nitric oxide regulates basal but not capsaicin-, CGRP-, or bile salt-stimulated rabbit esophageal mucosal blood flow.
Ann. Surg., Aug;222(2):186-92 (1995)
Effect of growth factors on cell proliferation and epithelialization in human skin.
J. Surg. Res., Aug;59(2):236-44 (1995)
Esophageal mucosal blood flow: a central role for calcitonin gene-related peptide.
Surgery., Aug;116(2):409-17; discussion 417-8 (1994)
Nitric oxide mediates the blood flow response to intravenous adenosine in the rabbit.
Circ. Shock., Jul;43(3):103-6 (1994)
Adenosine: differential effect on blood flow to subregions of the upper gastrointestinal tract.
J. Surg. Res., May;56(5):461-5 (1994)
Use of the radiolabeled murine monoclonal antibody, 111In-CYT-103, in the management of colon cancer.
Am. J. Surg., Jan;165(1):137-42; discussion 142-3 (1993)
Bile acid accumulation in gastric mucosal cells.
Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med., Sep;197(4):393-9 (1991)
Capsaicin-sensitive nerves mediate esophageal mucosal protection.
Surgery., Aug;110(2):419-25; discussion 425-6 (1991)
Advantages of handsewn over stapled bowel anastomosis.
Dis. Colon Rectum., Jun;34(6):442-8 (1991)
Somatostatin analogue treatment inhibits post-resectional adaptation of the small bowel in rats.
Am. J. Surg., Jan;161(1):107-11; discussion 111-2 (1991)
Insulin-like growth factor I receptors in the arteries of the rabbit: autoradiographic mapping and receptor characterization.
Surgery., Aug;108(2):165-70; discussion 170-1 (1990)
Anastomotic compression button: a new mechanical device for sutureless bowel anastomosis.
Dis. Colon Rectum., Apr;33(4):291-7 (1990)
Alterations in serum creatine kinase and lactate dehydrogenase. Association with abdominal aortic surgery, myocardial infarction and bowel necrosis.
Chest., Mar;97(3):521-7 (1990)
Bismuth subsalicylate reduces peptic injury of the oesophagus in rabbits.
Gut., Jan;31(1):11-6 (1990)
Esophageal blood flow in the rabbit: response to calcium channel blockers.
Surgery., Sep;106(3):546-54 (1989)
Distribution of vasoactive intestinal peptide and its receptors in the arteries of the rabbit.
J. Surg. Res., Aug;47(2):105-11 (1989)
VIP receptors and content after bowel transplantation.
J. Surg. Res., May;46(5):431-8 (1989)
Epidural anesthesia in patients undergoing thoracic surgery.
Arch Surg., Apr;124(4):415-8 (1989)
Effects of somatostatin and its analogues on dispersed gastric mucosal cells.
Surgery., Nov;104(5):934 (1988)
Inhibition of acid secretion in guinea pigs by tricyclic antidepressants: comparison with ranitidine and omeprazole.
J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther., Aug;246(2):493-9 (1988)
Effects of prostaglandins on esophageal blood flow.
J. Surg. Res., Apr;44(4):371-81 (1988)
Readily available serum chemical markers fail to aid in diagnosis of blast injury.
J Trauma., Jan;28(1 Suppl):S153-9 (1988)
A new in vivo method for repeatedly studying gastric acid secretion and other secretory parameters in awake guinea pig.
J. Surg. Res., Nov;43(5):398-406 (1987)
Use of the Heimlich valve in a compact autotransfusion device.
J Trauma., May;27(5):537-42 (1987)
Blood flow to transplanted fetal rat intestine.
J. Surg. Res., Dec;41(6):627-35 (1986)
Prospective study of gastrinoma localization and resection in patients with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
Ann. Surg., Oct;204(4):468-79 (1986)
Intraluminal pCO2: a reliable indicator of intestinal ischemia.
J. Surg. Res., Oct;39(4):351-60 (1985)
Taurodeoxycholate modulates the effects of pepsin and trypsin in experimental esophagitis.
Surgery., Jun;97(6):662-7 (1985)
Anatomic and physiologic characteristics of transplanted fetal rat intestine.
Ann. Surg., Dec;200(6):734-41 (1984)
Removal of gastrinomas for control of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
Ann. Surg., Oct;200(4):396-404 (1984)
Urea synthesis after protein feeding reflects hepatic mass in rats.
Hepatology., 4(5):905-11 (1984 Sep-Oct)
Paraduodenal hernia: diagnosis and surgical management.
Surgery., Sep;96(3):498-502 (1984)
H+ back diffusion interferes with intrinsic reactive regulation of esophageal mucosal blood flow.
Surgery., Aug;96(2):404-13 (1984)
Serum creatine kinase and alkaline phosphatase in experimental small bowel infarction.
J. Surg. Res., Jul;37(1):25-32 (1984)
Surgical management of small-bowel radiation enteritis.
Arch Surg., Aug;118(8):905-7 (1983)
Effects of portasystemic shunting on visceral and portal blood flow in the dog.
Gastroenterology., Dec;83(6):1170-6 (1982)
Hepatic blood flow after canine portasystemic shunting.
Ann. Surg., Aug;196(2):153-61 (1982)
Role of the components of the gastroduodenal contents in experimental acid esophagitis.
Surgery., Aug;92(2):276-84 (1982)
Use of vascularized abdominal wall pedicle flaps to grow small bowel neomucosa.
Surgery., Mar;91(3):293-300 (1982)
Verdict on vagotomy.
Gastroenterology., Oct;81(4):809-10 (1981)
Role of the small intestine and gastric antrum in pancreatic polypeptide release.
Am. J. Physiol., May;240(5):G387-91 (1981)
Changes in serum total creatine phosphokinase (CPK) and its isoenzymes caused by experimental ligation of the superior mesenteric artery.
Ann. Surg., Apr;193(4):499-505 (1981)
Bile salt composition and concentration as determinants of canine gastric mucosal injury.
Surgery., Mar;89(3):348-54 (1981)
Portal pseudoperfusion: an angiographic illusion.
Ann. Surg., Jan;193(1):117-8 (1981)
Gastric stress ulceration: current concepts of pathophysiology and therapy.
Mil Med., May;144(5):291-5 (1979)
Fate of Dacron prostheses in the small bowel of rabbits.
Surg Forum., 30:365-6 (1979)
Effect of proximal gastric vagotomy on feeding stimulated Heidenhain pouch acid secretion and gastrin release.
Ann. Surg., Nov;188(5):647-51 (1978)
Bile acids are not equally damaging to the gastric mucosa.
Surgery., Jul;84(1):79-86 (1978)
The relative effects of lesser curvature vagotomy and esophageal vagotomy on the acid secretory effect of proximal gastric vagotomy.
Am. J. Surg., Jan;135(1):102-9 (1978)
Gastric acid secretion in gastric fistula dogs after antral denervation and antrectomy.
Gastroenterology., Sep;73(3):492-4 (1977)
Comparison of portal flow distribution after portacaval and mesocaval shunts.
J. Surg. Res., Apr;22(4):343-7 (1977)
The excluded small-bowel segment. A source of complications after small-bowel bypass.
Arch Surg., Sep;111(9):953-4 (1976)
Hepaticogastrostomy: ulcerogenic preparation or therapeutic alternative.
Ann. Surg., Jan;181(1):5-8 (1975)
Cloth femoral-popliteal bypass grafts in 29 diabetic patients.
Arch Surg., Mar;106(3):283-5 (1973)
Obstruction of the common bile duct by biliary duct carcinoma, chronic pancreatitis, and pancreatic calculus in common duct: report of a case.
Ann. Surg., Jul;176(1):13-5 (1972)