Chandrakanth Are

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Current role of therapeutic laparoscopy and thoracoscopy in the management of malignancy: a review of trends from a tertiary care cancer center
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:709-18. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Histological aggressiveness of fluorodeoxyglucose positron-emission tomogram (FDG-PET)-detected incidental thyroid carcinomas
    Chandrakanth Are
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:3210-5. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma: biology, pathogenesis, prognostic factors, and treatment approaches
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1233 York Avenue, 16 I, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:453-64. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Effect of postoperative morbidity on long-term survival after hepatic resection for metastatic colorectal cancer
    Hiromichi Ito
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg 247:994-1002. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint FDG-PET detected thyroid incidentalomas: need for further investigation?
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1233 York Avenue, 16 I, New York, New York, 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:239-47. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased use of parenchymal-sparing surgery for bilateral liver metastases from colorectal cancer is associated with improved mortality without change in oncologic outcome: trends in treatment over time in 440 patients
    Jason S Gold
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 247:109-17. 2008
  7. doi request reprint A preoperative nomogram to predict the risk of perioperative mortality following gastric resections for malignancy
    Mashaal Dhir
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:2026-36. 2012
  8. pmc Discharge disposition after pancreatic resection for malignancy: analysis of national trends
    Bhavin C Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:201-8. 2012
  9. pmc Comparison of outcomes of transplantation and resection in patients with early hepatocellular carcinoma: a meta-analysis
    Mashaal Dhir
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:635-45. 2012
  10. pmc External validation of a pre-operative nomogram predicting peri-operative mortality risk after liver resections for malignancy
    Mashaal Dhir
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:817-22. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Current role of therapeutic laparoscopy and thoracoscopy in the management of malignancy: a review of trends from a tertiary care cancer center
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:709-18. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Histological aggressiveness of fluorodeoxyglucose positron-emission tomogram (FDG-PET)-detected incidental thyroid carcinomas
    Chandrakanth Are
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:3210-5. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to determine if these FDG-PET-detected thyroid malignancies represent a more-aggressive variant of primary thyroid carcinoma...
  3. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma: biology, pathogenesis, prognostic factors, and treatment approaches
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1233 York Avenue, 16 I, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:453-64. 2006
    ..We also reviewed the individual and combined roles of surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, and newer therapeutic options in the management of ATC...
  4. doi request reprint Effect of postoperative morbidity on long-term survival after hepatic resection for metastatic colorectal cancer
    Hiromichi Ito
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg 247:994-1002. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the impact of postoperative morbidity on the long-term outcome after liver resection for MCRC...
  5. ncbi request reprint FDG-PET detected thyroid incidentalomas: need for further investigation?
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1233 York Avenue, 16 I, New York, New York, 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:239-47. 2007
    ..Incidental thyroid abnormalities are increasingly detected in patients undergoing PET scans. The aim of this study was to review our experience with the management of PET detected thyroid incidentalomas in a large single institution series...
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased use of parenchymal-sparing surgery for bilateral liver metastases from colorectal cancer is associated with improved mortality without change in oncologic outcome: trends in treatment over time in 440 patients
    Jason S Gold
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 247:109-17. 2008
    ..We aimed to assess the evolution of the technical approach over time and correlations with morbidity, mortality, and oncologic outcome...
  7. doi request reprint A preoperative nomogram to predict the risk of perioperative mortality following gastric resections for malignancy
    Mashaal Dhir
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:2026-36. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a preoperative nomogram based on the presence of comorbidities to predict the risk of perioperative mortality following gastric resections for malignancy...
  8. pmc Discharge disposition after pancreatic resection for malignancy: analysis of national trends
    Bhavin C Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:201-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to analyse national trends in discharge disposition following pancreatic resection for malignancy in the USA...
  9. pmc Comparison of outcomes of transplantation and resection in patients with early hepatocellular carcinoma: a meta-analysis
    Mashaal Dhir
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:635-45. 2012
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  10. pmc External validation of a pre-operative nomogram predicting peri-operative mortality risk after liver resections for malignancy
    Mashaal Dhir
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:817-22. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to perform an external validation of the nomogram using data from a high volume institution...
  11. doi request reprint Liver resection for metastatic colorectal cancer in patients with concurrent extrahepatic disease: results in 127 patients treated at a single center
    Darren R Carpizo
    Division of Surgical Oncology, The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson University Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2138-46. 2009
    ..We analyzed our experience with hepatic resection in patients with concomitant EHD. The aims were to characterize survival, recurrence rates, and factors associated with outcome...
  12. doi request reprint A review of global cancer burden: trends, challenges, strategies, and a role for surgeons
    Chandrakanth Are
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    J Surg Oncol 107:221-6. 2013
    ..The challenges and strategies associated with tackling this rising GCB are described in which surgeons can play a vital role...
  13. doi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open liver resection: a matched-pair case control study
    Kaori Ito
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:2276-83. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to conduct a comparative outcome study between LLR and matched-pair open liver resections (OLR)...
  14. pmc The impact of margins on outcome after hepatic resection for colorectal metastasis
    Chandrakanth Are
    Hepatobiliary Division, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 246:295-300. 2007
    ..To analyze the impact of margin width on long-term outcome after hepatic resection for colorectal metastasis...
  15. doi request reprint A preliminary review of a pilot curriculum to teach open surgical skills during general surgery residency with initial feedback
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Center, 984030 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 4030, USA
    Am J Surg 204:103-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to provide a preliminary review of a pilot curriculum to teach open surgical skills during general surgery residency and obtain initial feedback...
  16. doi request reprint Influence of margins on overall survival after hepatic resection for colorectal metastasis: a meta-analysis
    Mashaal Dhir
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Ann Surg 254:234-42. 2011
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  17. pmc National trends in discharge disposition after hepatic resection for malignancy
    Bhavin C Shah
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3280, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:96-102. 2011
    ..There is a paucity of data on the trends in discharge disposition for patients undergoing hepatic resection for malignancy...
  18. doi request reprint The influence of surgical demonstrations during an anatomy course on the perceptions of first-year medical students toward surgeons and a surgical career
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska 68198, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:320-4. 2010
    ..The aim of this current study was to analyze the influence of these demonstrations on the perceptions of students toward surgeons and a possible career in surgery...
  19. doi request reprint Pre-operative nomogram to predict risk of peri-operative mortality following liver resections for malignancy
    Mashaal Dhir
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Eppley Cancer Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1770-81. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a pre-operative nomogram based on the presence of co-morbidities to predict risk of peri-operative mortality following liver resections for malignancy...
  20. doi request reprint A multinational perspective on "lifestyle" and other perceptions of contemporary medical students about general surgery
    Chandrakanth Are
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Ann Surg 256:378-86. 2012
    ..The aim of this multinational study was to measure and describe the perceptions of medical students toward general surgery as a career choice with a particular emphasis on "lifestyle."..
  21. doi request reprint National trends in minimally invasive and open operative experience of graduating general surgery residents: implications for surgical skills curricula development?
    Jeffrey S Carson
    Department of Surgery, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Am J Surg 202:720-6; discussion 726. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze national trends in minimally invasive and open cases of all graduating residents in general surgery...
  22. doi request reprint An international perspective on interest in a general surgery career among final-year medical students
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Am J Surg 202:352-6. 2011
    ..The level of interest in general surgery among US seniors has been declining; however, it may be perceived as a more attractive career outside the United States...
  23. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic liver resections
    Chandrakanth Are
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Adv Surg 39:57-75. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis of proximal biliary obstruction
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, NY 10021, USA
    Surgery 140:756-63. 2006
    ..However, in up to 15% of patients, hilar obstruction could be due to alternative diagnoses other than HCCA. The aim of this study was to determine preoperative criteria that could differentiate HCCA from the alternative diagnoses...
  25. pmc A survey of the educational environment for oncologists as perceived by surgical oncology professionals in India
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 10:18. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to conduct a survey of Surgical Oncologists to identify their perceptions of the current state of Oncology education in India...
  26. pmc History of pancreaticoduodenectomy: early misconceptions, initial milestones and the pioneers
    Chandrakanth Are
    Departments of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:377-84. 2011
    ..These surgeons pioneered the nascent stages of this procedure and paved the way for the modern day pancreaticoduodenectomy...
  27. pmc The role of transforming growth factor-beta in suppression of hepatic metastasis from colon cancer
    Chandrakanth Are
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 12:498-506. 2010
    ..The role of transforming growth factor-beta (TGF-beta) in the development of hepatic metastasis from colon cancer is not clearly elucidated. The aim of this study was to determine the role of TGF-beta in the development of such metastasis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prospects of miRNA-based therapy for pancreatic cancer
    Priya Pai
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Curr Drug Targets 14:1101-9. 2013
    ..The current review attempts to summarize the advances in the field and assesses the prospects for miRNA profiling and targeting in aiding PC treatment. ..
  29. pmc Prognostic estimator of survival for patients with localized and extended pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
    Michael X Gleason
    Eppley Cancer Institute, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Cancer Inform 12:103-14. 2013
    ..702 and 0.712, respectively. Based on these models, a prognostic estimator of survival for patients diagnosed with PDAC was developed and implemented as a computerized web-based tool...
  30. doi request reprint Disparities in cancer care between the United States of America and India and opportunities for surgeons to lead
    Chandrakanth Are
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198, USA
    J Surg Oncol 102:100-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to compare the cancer care between the developed and developing countries such as the United States of America and India and suggest avenues for surgeons to take a lead in addressing these disparities...
  31. doi request reprint An experience in surgical anatomy to provide first-year medical students with an early exposure to general surgery: a pilot study
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska 68198 4030, USA
    J Surg Educ 66:186-9. 2009
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Preoperative nomogram to predict risk of perioperative mortality following pancreatic resections for malignancy
    Chandrakanth Are
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Centre, Omaha, NE, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:2152-62. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a preoperative nomogram based on the presence of comorbidities to predict risk of perioperative mortality...
  33. doi request reprint Management of the primary tumor in patients with metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor: a contemporary single-institution review
    Matias Bruzoni
    Eppley Cancer Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Omaha, NE 68198 4030, USA
    Am J Surg 197:376-81. 2009
    ..There is a lack of information on the management of the primary tumor in patients who present with unresectable synchronous hepatic metastases...
  34. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy and malignancy
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 15:38-47. 2005
    ..The aim of this section is to review the current literature and attempt to obtain a consensus of the role of laparoscopy in the treatment of cancer...
  35. ncbi request reprint Decreased cardiac output in humans during laparoscopic antireflux surgery: direct measurements
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:139-46. 2003
    ..To determine if this occurs in humans, we examined cardiovascular physiology during laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication. Because of invasiveness required in this pilot trial, only six patients were studied...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of laparoscopic antireflux surgery upon renal blood flow
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgery, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Blalock 665, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Surg 183:419-23. 2002
    ..We have demonstrated laparoscopic antireflux surgery to have an additional impact upon hemodynamics (decreased cardiac output), potentially extending known effects upon renal blood flow...