Contemporary evaluation of colorectal carcinoma in specimens from endoscopic biopsies
Is Laparoscopic Surgery Appropriate in Patients Who Have Had Previous Abdominal Surgery?
The American Surgeon
Recent Experience with Abdominal Perineal Resection with Vertical Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous Flap Reconstruction Following Preoperative Pelvic Radiation
The American Surgeon
Tumor subsite location within the colon is prognostic for survival after colon cancer diagnosis
Disease of the Colon and Rectum
Results of a phase I pilot clinical trial examining the effect of resveratrol and grape powder on Wnt pathway target gene expression in colonic mucaosa and colon cancer
Cancer Management and Research
A Nationwide Analysis of Laparoscopy in High-Risk Colorectal Surgery Patients.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Dec (2012)
Outcomes of laparoscopic colorectal surgery: data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample 2009.
Am. J. Surg., Dec;204(6):952-7 (2012)
Does Primary Anastomosis with Diversion Have Any Advantages over Hartmann's Procedure in Acute Diverticulitis?.
Dig Surg., 29(4):315-20 (2012)
Overview of Outcomes of Laparoscopic and Open Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass in the United States.
Surg Technol Int., Sep;XXII (2012)
Risk factors for postoperative urinary tract infection and urinary retention in patients undergoing surgery for colorectal cancer.
Am Surg., Oct;78(10):1100-4 (2012)
Robotic-assisted extralevator abdominoperineal resection in the lithotomy position: technique and early outcomes.
Am Surg., Oct;78(10):1033-7 (2012)
Predictive factors of acute respiratory failure in esophagectomy for esophageal malignancy.
Am Surg., Oct;78(10):1024-8 (2012)
Predictive factors of acute renal failure in colon and rectal surgery.
Am Surg., Oct;78(10):1019-23 (2012)
Risk Factors for Anastomotic Leakage After Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer.
Arch Surg., Sep:1-7 (2012)
The association of hospital volume with rectal cancer surgery outcomes.
Int J Colorectal Dis., Jul (2012)
Outcomes of bariatric surgery performed at accredited vs nonaccredited centers.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Oct;215(4):467-74 (2012)
Commentary on "The outcome after stent placement or surgery as the initial treatment for obstructive primary tumor in patients with stage IV colon cancer".
Am. J. Surg., Jun;203(6):720 (2012)
Predictive factors of in-hospital mortality in colon and rectal surgery.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Aug;215(2):255-61 (2012)
Risk factors for acute respiratory failure in bariatric surgery: data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, 2006-2008.
Surg Obes Relat Dis., Mar (2012)
Population-based evaluation of adenosquamous carcinoma of the colon and rectum.
Dis. Colon Rectum., May;55(5):509-14 (2012)
Laparoscopic colorectal surgery: a better look into the latest trends.
Arch Surg., Aug;147(8):724-31 (2012)
Predictive factors of early bowel obstruction in colon and rectal surgery: data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, 2006-2008.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., May;214(5):831-7 (2012)
Colorectal stents orient specimens and induce artifacts that mimic Crohn disease.
Int. J. Surg. Pathol., Apr;20(2):161-8 (2012)
Does laparoscopic appendectomy impart an advantage over open appendectomy in elderly patients?
World J Surg., Jul;36(7):1534-9 (2012)
Strategic laparoscopic surgery for improved cosmesis in general and bariatric surgery: analysis of initial 127 cases.
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A., May;22(4):355-61 (2012)
Transanal excision of rectal cancer: a work in progress.
Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.)., Dec;25(14):1329-30 (2011)
Comparison of outcomes of laparoscopic versus open appendectomy in children: data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS), 2006-2008.
World J Surg., Mar;36(3):573-8 (2012)
Predictive factors of splenic injury in colorectal surgery: data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, 2006-2008.
Arch Surg., Apr;147(4):324-9 (2012)
Minimally invasive esophagectomy with and without gastric ischemic conditioning.
Surg Endosc., Jun;26(6):1637-41 (2012)
Laparoscopic enucleation or wedge resection of benign gastric pathology: analysis of 44 consecutive cases.
Am Surg., Oct;77(10):1390-4 (2011)
Outcomes of laparoscopic and open appendectomy for acute appendicitis in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Am Surg., Oct;77(10):1372-6 (2011)
Utilization of laparoscopy in colorectal surgery for cancer at academic medical centers: does site of surgery affect rate of laparoscopy?
Am Surg., Oct;77(10):1300-4 (2011)
Comparison of laparoscopic versus open appendectomy for acute nonperforated and perforated appendicitis in the obese population.
Am. J. Surg., Dec;202(6):733-8; discussion 738-9 (2011)
Analysis of factors predictive of gastrointestinal tract leak in laparoscopic and open gastric bypass.
Arch Surg., Sep;146(9):1048-51 (2011)
Management of gastrointestinal leaks after minimally invasive esophagectomy: conventional treatments vs. endoscopic stenting.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Nov;15(11):1952-60 (2011)
Outcomes of right vs. left colectomy for colon cancer.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Nov;15(11):2023-8 (2011)
Predictive factors of mortality in bariatric surgery: data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample.
Surgery., Aug;150(2):347-51 (2011)
Outcomes of laparoscopic versus open colectomy in elective surgery for diverticulitis.
World J Surg., Sep;35(9):2143-8 (2011)
Comparison of outcomes of laparoscopic versus open appendectomy in adults: data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS), 2006-2008.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Dec;15(12):2226-31 (2011)
Incidence and risk factors of venous thromboembolism in colorectal surgery: does laparoscopy impart an advantage?
Arch Surg., Jun;146(6):739-43 (2011)
Risk of second primary colorectal cancer among colorectal cancer cases: a population-based analysis.
J Carcinog., 10:6 (2011)
Timing of radiation therapy, lymph node retrieval, and survival in rectal cancer.
Dis. Colon Rectum., May;54(5):526-34 (2011)
No visible scar (NVIS) colectomy: a new approach to minimal access surgery to the colon.
Surg Innov., Mar;18(1):79-85 (2011)
Trends in diverticulitis management in the United States from 2002 to 2007.
Arch Surg., Apr;146(4):400-6 (2011)
A tale of two (anal fistula) plugs: is there a difference in short-term outcomes?
Am Surg., Oct;76(10):1150-3 (2010)
The use of a compression device as an alternative to hand-sewn and stapled colorectal anastomoses: is three a crowd?
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Feb;15(2):304-10 (2011)
Is laparoscopic colon surgery appropriate in patients who have had previous abdominal surgery?
Am Surg., Oct;75(10):1015-9 (2009)
Recent experience with abdominal perineal resection with vertical rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap reconstruction after preoperative pelvic radiation.
Am Surg., Oct;75(10):995-9 (2009)
Tumor subsite location within the colon is prognostic for survival after colon cancer diagnosis.
Dis. Colon Rectum., Aug;52(8):1359-66 (2009)
A single-port technique for laparoscopic extended stapled appendectomy.
Surg Innov., Mar;16(1):78-81 (2009)
Results of a phase I pilot clinical trial examining the effect of plant-derived resveratrol and grape powder on Wnt pathway target gene expression in colonic mucosa and colon cancer.
Cancer Manag Res., 1:25-37 (2009)
Laparoscopic surgery is associated with a lower incidence of venous thromboembolism compared with open surgery.
Ann. Surg., Dec;246(6):1021-7 (2007)
Management of early rectal T1 and T2 cancers.
Clin. Cancer Res., Nov;13(22 Pt 2):6885s-9s (2007)
New approaches to assessing and treating early-stage colon and rectal cancer: summary statement from 2007 Santa Monica Conference.
Clin. Cancer Res., Nov;13(22 Pt 2):6853s-6s (2007)
Outcome analysis of patients undergoing colorectal resection for emergent and elective indications.
Am Surg., Oct;73(10):991-3 (2007)
Outcomes of right and left colectomy at academic centers.
Am Surg., Oct;73(10):945-8 (2007)
Colonic Crohn's disease.
Clin Colon Rectal Surg., Nov;20(4):309-13 (2007)
Comparison of laparoscopic vs open sigmoid colectomy for benign and malignant disease at academic medical centers.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Nov;11(11):1423-9; discussion 1429-30 (2007)
The role of primary tumour resection in patients with stage IV colorectal cancer.
Colorectal Dis., Jun;9(5):430-7 (2007)
Postoperative ileus-related morbidity profile in patients treated with alvimopan after bowel resection.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Apr;204(4):609-16 (2007)
Selective treatment of rectal cancer with single-stage coloanal or ultralow colorectal anastomosis does not adversely affect morbidity and mortality.
Int J Colorectal Dis., Aug;22(8):897-901 (2007)
Evaluation of safety of increased time interval between chemoradiation and resection for rectal cancer.
Am. J. Surg., Dec;192(6):873-7 (2006)
Reoperation for anastomotic failure.
Clin Colon Rectal Surg., Nov;19(4):213-6 (2006)
Clin Colon Rectal Surg., Nov;19(4):179-80 (2006)
The role of carcinoembryonic antigen as a predictor of the need for preoperative computed tomography in colon cancer patients.
Am Surg., Oct;72(10):897-901 (2006)
Retrocecal appendix location and perforation at presentation.
Am Surg., Oct;72(10):890-3 (2006)
Laparoscopic-assisted colectomy: technique and discussion.
Surg Technol Int., 15:95-101 (2006)
J. Gastrointest. Surg., May;10(5):627-8 (2006)
Focus Group on Laparoscopic Colectomy Education as endorsed by the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES): guidelines for laparoscopic colectomy course.
Surg Endosc., Jul;20(7):1162-7 (2006)
Focus Group on Laparoscopic Colectomy Education as endorsed by The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) and The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES).
Dis. Colon Rectum., Jul;49(7):945-9 (2006)
Contemporary indications for and early outcomes of abdominoperineal resection.
Am Surg., Oct;71(10):837-40 (2005)
Factors affecting the successful management of intra-abdominal abscesses with antibiotics and the need for percutaneous drainage.
Dis. Colon Rectum., Feb;49(2):183-9 (2006)
Reduction in adhesive small-bowel obstruction by Seprafilm adhesion barrier after intestinal resection.
Dis. Colon Rectum., Jan;49(1):1-11 (2006)
Reconstruction of traumatic transposition of the penis and scrotum and associated complex open abdominoperineal pelvic deformity with free innervated tensor fascia latae osteomyocutaneous flap.
Ann Plast Surg., Jun;54(6):657-61 (2005)
Diverticulitis: truly minimally invasive management.
Am Surg., Oct;70(10):932-5 (2004)
Endorectal flap advancement repair is an effective treatment for selected patients with anorectal fistulas.
Am Surg., Oct;70(10):925-7 (2004)
Strategies for palliative care in advanced colorectal cancer.
Dig Surg., 21(5-6):344-51 (2004)
Superior mesenteric artery syndrome involving the duodenum and jejunum.
Emerg Radiol., Apr;10(5):273-5 (2004)
Palliative care for colorectal cancer.
Surg. Oncol. Clin. N. Am., Jul;13(3):467-77 (2004)
An assessment of the severity of recurrent appendicitis.
Am. J. Surg., Dec;186(6):718-22; discussion 722 (2003)
Stapled hemorrhoidectomy: a review of our early experience.
Am Surg., Oct;69(10):862-5 (2003)
Surgical management of gastrointestinal bleeding.
Gastroenterol. Clin. North Am., Mar;29(1):189-222 (2000)
A case-control study of laparoscopic versus open sigmoid colectomy for diverticulitis.
Am Surg., Sep;66(9):841-3 (2000)
Patterns of recurrence in anal canal carcinoma.
Arch Surg., Sep;135(9):1090-3; discussion 1094-5 (2000)
Computed tomography scanning for the diagnosis of perforated appendicitis.
Am Surg., Oct;65(10):959-64 (1999)
Colonic stents in colorectal obstruction.
Am Surg., Oct;64(10):986-8 (1998)
Perforated appendicitis: is it truly a surgical urgency?
Am Surg., Oct;64(10):970-5 (1998)
Colon and rectal surgery.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Feb;186(2):134-40 (1998)
Laparoscopic colon surgery.
West. J. Med., Jan;168(1):41-2 (1998)
Alternatives in therapy for low rectal cancer.
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs., May;23(3):150-5 (1996)
Appendiceal mass: conservative therapy followed by interval laparoscopic appendectomy.
Am Surg., Oct;60(10):753-8 (1994)
Laparoscopic appendectomy in the 1990's.
Int Surg., 79(3):242-6 (1994 Jul-Sep)