The impact of gastric distension on the lower esophageal sphincter and its exposure to acid gastric juice.
Ann. Surg., Jul;252(1):57-62 (2010)
Loss of alkalization in proximal esophagus: a new diagnostic paradigm for patients with laryngopharyngeal reflux.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Nov;14(11):1653-9 (2010)
Endoscopic resection and ablation versus esophagectomy for high-grade dysplasia and intramucosal adenocarcinoma.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Jan;141(1):39-47 (2011)
The prevalence of lymph node metastases in patients with T1 esophageal adenocarcinoma a retrospective review of esophagectomy specimens.
Ann. Surg., Feb;253(2):271-8 (2011)
Minimally invasive surgical approach for the treatment of gastroparesis.
Surg Endosc., Jun (2012)
Circular stapled pyloroplasty: a fast and effective technique for pyloric disruption during esophagectomy with gastric pull-up.
Dis. Esophagus., Aug;24(6):423-9 (2011)
Day-to-day discrepancy in Bravo pH monitoring is related to the degree of deterioration of the lower esophageal sphincter and severity of reflux disease.
Surg Endosc., Jul;25(7):2219-23 (2011)
Thoraco-abdominal pressure gradients during the phases of respiration contribute to gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Dig. Dis. Sci., Jun;56(6):1718-22 (2011)
The LINX(Â®) reflux management system: confirmed safety and efficacy now at 4Â years.
En bloc esophagectomy reduces local recurrence and improves survival compared with transhiatal resection after neoadjuvant therapy for esophageal adenocarcinoma.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Jun;135(6):1228-36 (2008)
An improved method of assessing esophageal emptying using the timed barium study following surgical myotomy for achalasia.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Jan;13(1):14-8 (2009)
Bravo catheter-free pH monitoring: normal values, concordance, optimal diagnostic thresholds, and accuracy.
Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol., Jan;7(1):60-7 (2009)
Recurrence of intramucosal esophageal adenocarcinoma arising in a former esophagostomy site: a unique case report.
Dis. Esophagus., 22(6):E17-20 (2009)
Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication assessment: task analysis as a model for the development of a procedural checklist.
Surg Endosc., Jun;23(6):1227-32 (2009)
Measurement of gastric pH in ambulatory esophageal pH monitoring.
Surg Endosc., Sep;23(9):1968-73 (2009)
A new technique for measurement of pharyngeal pH: normal values and discriminating pH threshold.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Aug;13(8):1422-9 (2009)
Obesity and gastroesophageal reflux: quantifying the association between body mass index, esophageal acid exposure, and lower esophageal sphincter status in a large series of patients with reflux symptoms.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Aug;13(8):1440-7 (2009)
Delayed esophagogastrostomy: a safe strategy for management of patients with ischemic gastric conduit at time of esophagectomy.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Jun;208(6):1030-4 (2009)
A simplified technique for intrathoracic stomach repair: laparoscopic fundoplication with Vicryl mesh and BioGlue crural reinforcement.
Surg Endosc., Mar;24(3):675-9 (2010)
Detection of gastric conduit ischemia or anastomotic breakdown after cervical esophagogastrostomy: the use of computed tomography scan versus early endoscopy.
Surg Endosc., Aug;24(8):1948-51 (2010)
Recurrence after esophagectomy for adenocarcinoma: defining optimal follow-up intervals and testing.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Apr;210(4):428-35 (2010)
The safety and usefulness of endoscopy for evaluation of the graft and anastomosis early after esophagectomy and reconstruction.
Surg Endosc., Aug;19(8):1093-102 (2005)
Plasma DNA as a molecular marker for completeness of resection and recurrent disease in patients with esophageal cancer.
Arch Surg., Jun;142(6):533-8; discussion 538-9 (2007)
Vagal-sparing esophagectomy: the ideal operation for intramucosal adenocarcinoma and barrett with high-grade dysplasia.
Ann. Surg., Oct;246(4):665-71; discussion 671-4 (2007)
Long-term follow-up after anti-reflux surgery in patients with Barrett's esophagus.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Oct;14(10):1483-91 (2010)
Laparoscopic versus open repair of paraesophageal hernia: the second decade.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., May;212(5):813-20 (2011)
Intraluminal pH and goblet cell density in Barrett's esophagus.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Mar;16(3):469-74 (2012)
Plasma DNA is more reliable than carcinoembryonic antigen for diagnosis of recurrent esophageal cancer.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Jul;207(1):30-5 (2008)
Esophageal pH exposure and epithelial cell differentiation.
Dis. Esophagus., 22(7):596-9 (2009)
Survival in lymph node negative adenocarcinoma of the esophagus after R0 resection with and without neoadjuvant therapy: evidence for downstaging of N status.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Apr;208(4):553-6 (2009)
The value of high-resolution manometry in the assessment of the resting characteristics of the lower esophageal sphincter.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Dec;13(12):2113-20 (2009)
Esophageal intraepithelial eosinophils in dysphagic patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Dig. Dis. Sci., Apr;55(4):967-72 (2010)
Proximal esophageal pH monitoring: improved definition of normal values and determination of a composite pH score.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Mar;210(3):345-50 (2010)
Bravo capsule induction of esophageal hypercontractility and chest pain.
Surg Endosc., May;20(5):783-6 (2006)