Distribution of 10-year and lifetime predicted risk for cardiovascular disease prior to surgery in the longitudinal assessment of bariatric surgery-2 study.
Am. J. Cardiol., Oct;110(8):1130-7 (2012)
Weight loss preceding laparoscopic gastric bypass improves acute outcomes.
Arch Surg., Nov;146(11):1305-6 (2011)
To band or to bypass, that is the question.
Arch Surg., Jul;146(7):807-8 (2011)
Factors in selecting the optimal bariatric procedure for a specific patient and parameters by which to measure appropriate response to surgery.
Curr Gastroenterol Rep., Aug;12(4):296-303 (2010)
Presidential address: Times they are a changing: general surgery during a single career.
Am. J. Surg., May;199(5):583-5 (2010)
Possible lack of survival advantage for one group: comment on "Predictors of long-term mortality after bariatric surgery performed in Veterans Affairs medical centers".
Arch Surg., Oct;144(10):920 (2009)
Patient and hospital characteristics on the variance of perioperative outcomes for pancreatic resection in the United States: a plea for outcome-based and not volume-based referral guidelines.
Arch Surg., Aug;144(8):713-21 (2009)
Revisional bariatric surgery for failed restrictive procedures.
Surg Obes Relat Dis., 4(5):581-6 (2008 Sep-Oct)
Esophageal motility disorders after gastric banding.
Dis. Esophagus., 20(3):269-73 (2007)
Improved quality of life after bilateral laparoscopic adrenalectomy for Cushing's disease: a 10-year experience.
Ann. Surg., May;245(5):790-4 (2007)
Serum leptin levels, hepatic leptin receptor transcription, and clinical predictors of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis in obese bariatric surgery patients.
Surg Endosc., Sep;21(9):1593-9 (2007)
Alterations in peripheral blood lymphocyte cytokine expression in obesity.
Clin. Exp. Immunol., Oct;146(1):39-46 (2006)
Perioperative morbidity associated with bariatric surgery: an academic center experience.
Arch Surg., Mar;141(3):262-8 (2006)
Gastro-gastric fistula in the era of divided Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: strategies for prevention, diagnosis, and management.
Obes Surg., Mar;16(3):359-64 (2006)
Common channel length predicts outcomes of biliopancreatic diversion alone and with the duodenal switch surgery.
Am. J. Surg., May;189(5):536-40; discussion 540 (2005)
Roux-en-Y divided gastric bypass results in the same weight loss as duodenal switch for morbid obesity.
Am. J. Surg., May;187(5):655-9 (2004)
Prolonged survival of adult rat pancreatic islets transfected with E1A-12S adenovirus.
Pancreas., Aug;19(2):183-92 (1999)
Effects of paclitaxel on the growth of normal, polyposis, and cancerous human colonic epithelial cells.
Cancer., Apr;85(7):1454-64 (1999)
Comparison of outcomes of open versus laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication performed in a single practice.
Am. J. Surg., May;175(5):371-4 (1998)
Adult-onset dermatomyositis with severe gastrointestinal manifestations: case report and review of the literature.
Surgery., Mar;123(3):356-8 (1998)