Caitlin W Hicks

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Publications

  1. pmc The potential contributions of lethal and edema toxins to the pathogenesis of anthrax associated shock
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Toxins (Basel) 3:1185-202. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Possible overuse of 3-stage procedures for active ulcerative colitis
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    JAMA Surg 148:658-64. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Beneficial effects of stress-dose corticosteroid therapy in canines depend on the severity of staphylococcal pneumonia
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Department of General Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Intensive Care Med 38:2063-71. 2012
  4. pmc An overview of anthrax infection including the recently identified form of disease in injection drug users
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44122, USA
    Intensive Care Med 38:1092-104. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Semi-urgent surgery in hospitalized patients with severe ulcerative colitis does not increase overall J-pouch complications
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Surgery, 15 Parkman Street, ACC 460, Boston, MA 02114, USA The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of Surgery, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Surg 207:281-7. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Does intramesorectal proctectomy with rectal eversion affect postoperative complications compared to standard total mesorectal excision in patients with ulcerative colitis?
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, ACC 460, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:385-90. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint In patients with rectoceles and obstructed defecation syndrome, surgery should be the option of last resort
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Department of Surgery, Pelvic Floor Disorders Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
    Surgery 155:659-67. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Rectal prolapse: an overview of clinical features, diagnosis, and patient-specific management strategies
    Liliana Bordeianou
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, ACC 460, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:1059-69. 2014
  9. pmc Efficacy of selective mineralocorticoid and glucocorticoid agonists in canine septic shock
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:199-207. 2012

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc The potential contributions of lethal and edema toxins to the pathogenesis of anthrax associated shock
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Toxins (Basel) 3:1185-202. 2011
    ..Taken together, accumulating evidence regarding the potential contribution of LT and ET to anthrax-associated shock supports efforts to develop adjunctive therapies that target both toxins in patients with progressive shock...
  2. doi request reprint Possible overuse of 3-stage procedures for active ulcerative colitis
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    JAMA Surg 148:658-64. 2013
    ..However, there is a paucity of data addressing the validity of this assumption, and the optimal staging approach for patients traditionally considered at high risk for anastomotic leak remains unclear...
  3. doi request reprint Beneficial effects of stress-dose corticosteroid therapy in canines depend on the severity of staphylococcal pneumonia
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Department of General Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Intensive Care Med 38:2063-71. 2012
    ..The effects of stress-dose corticosteroid therapy were studied in a canine staphylococcal pneumonia model of septic shock...
  4. pmc An overview of anthrax infection including the recently identified form of disease in injection drug users
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44122, USA
    Intensive Care Med 38:1092-104. 2012
    ..Two recent outbreaks related to contaminated mail in the USA and heroin in the UK and Europe and its potential as a bioterrorist weapon have greatly increased concerns over anthrax in the developed world...
  5. doi request reprint Semi-urgent surgery in hospitalized patients with severe ulcerative colitis does not increase overall J-pouch complications
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Surgery, 15 Parkman Street, ACC 460, Boston, MA 02114, USA The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of Surgery, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Surg 207:281-7. 2014
    ..Surgeons frequently discourage patients with ulcerative colitis from having surgery in the midst of an acute flare for fear of complications and poor long-term outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Does intramesorectal proctectomy with rectal eversion affect postoperative complications compared to standard total mesorectal excision in patients with ulcerative colitis?
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, ACC 460, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:385-90. 2014
    ..Proctectomy for ulcerative colitis (UC) can be performed via intramesorectal proctectomy with concomitant rectal eversion (IMP/RE) or total mesorectal excision (TME). No data exists comparing the outcomes of the two techniques...
  7. ncbi request reprint In patients with rectoceles and obstructed defecation syndrome, surgery should be the option of last resort
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Department of Surgery, Pelvic Floor Disorders Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
    Surgery 155:659-67. 2014
    ..The indications for operation in patients with obstructed defecation syndrome (ODS) with rectocele are not well defined...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rectal prolapse: an overview of clinical features, diagnosis, and patient-specific management strategies
    Liliana Bordeianou
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, ACC 460, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:1059-69. 2014
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  9. pmc Efficacy of selective mineralocorticoid and glucocorticoid agonists in canine septic shock
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:199-207. 2012
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