P D Kiernan

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Thoracic surgery in octogenarians: CVTSA/Inova Fairfax hospital experience, 1990 to 2009
    Paul D Kiernan
    Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia, USA
    Am Surg 77:675-80. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Thoracic esophageal perforations
    Paul D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Health System, Falls Church, Virginia 22042, USA
    Am Surg 76:1355-62. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Thoracic esophageal perforation: one surgeon's experience
    P D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Health System, Falls Church, Virginia 22042, USA
    Dis Esophagus 19:24-30. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Late stage (III and IV) non-small cell cancer of the lung: results of surgical resection at Inova Fairfax Hospital
    Paul D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, c o Suite 301, 3301 Woodbum Road, Annandale, VA 22003, USA
    South Med J 98:1088-94. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Descending cervical mediastinitis
    P D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Inova Health Systems, Annandale, Virginia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 65:1483-8. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint A pragmatic and successful approach to treating nonsmall-cell lung carcinoma
    Paul D Kiernan
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgical Associates, Annandale, VA, USA
    AORN J 80:840-57; quiz 859-62. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Multimodality treatment for esophageal cancer: the role of surgery and neoadjuvant therapy
    Martin A Makary
    Department of Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Am Surg 69:693-700; discussion 700-2. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Multimodality treatment for esophageal malignancy: the roles of surgery and neoadjuvant therapy
    Edward Malin
    Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Health System, Falls Church, Virginia, USA
    Am Surg 75:489-97. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Thoracic esophageal perforations
    Paul D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Medicine, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Health System, Annandale, VA, USA
    South Med J 96:158-63. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Mediastinal staging of non-small cell lung carcinoma using computed and positron-emission tomography
    Paul D Kiernan
    Department of Medicine, Inova Fairfax Hospital, VA, USA
    South Med J 95:1168-72. 2002

Collaborators

  • Edward Malin
  • Vivian Hetrick
  • Michael J Sheridan
  • Martin A Makary
  • Sandeep J Khandhar
  • Cheryl Fraser
  • Betty Vaughan
  • Eric Elster
  • Paula Graling
  • Glen Tonnesen

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Thoracic surgery in octogenarians: CVTSA/Inova Fairfax hospital experience, 1990 to 2009
    Paul D Kiernan
    Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia, USA
    Am Surg 77:675-80. 2011
    ..4%) within 3 days of their procedure. Excellent, short- and longer-term results can be achieved in elderly patients if risks, exposures, and resections are appropriately matched to patient performance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Thoracic esophageal perforations
    Paul D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Health System, Falls Church, Virginia 22042, USA
    Am Surg 76:1355-62. 2010
    ..Comfort measures alone were appropriate when clinical circumstances merited no effort at resuscitation. Finally, survivors were asked to self-categorize their ability to swallow; 95 per cent responded good to excellent...
  3. ncbi request reprint Thoracic esophageal perforation: one surgeon's experience
    P D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Health System, Falls Church, Virginia 22042, USA
    Dis Esophagus 19:24-30. 2006
    ..Conservative, medical therapy may be appropriate in patients with 'microperforations' with no continuing leak. Finally, comfort measures alone may be appropriate where circumstances merit no effort at resuscitation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Late stage (III and IV) non-small cell cancer of the lung: results of surgical resection at Inova Fairfax Hospital
    Paul D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, c o Suite 301, 3301 Woodbum Road, Annandale, VA 22003, USA
    South Med J 98:1088-94. 2005
    ..14). Third, adjuvant therapy was associated with improved 5-year survival (P = 0.03), particularly for combination chemotherapy and radiotherapy (P = 0.02)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Descending cervical mediastinitis
    P D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Inova Health Systems, Annandale, Virginia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 65:1483-8. 1998
    ..Tracheostomy serves a dual role of further opening cervical fascial planes and securing an often compromised airway...
  6. ncbi request reprint A pragmatic and successful approach to treating nonsmall-cell lung carcinoma
    Paul D Kiernan
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgical Associates, Annandale, VA, USA
    AORN J 80:840-57; quiz 859-62. 2004
    ..Outcomes from this data collection period match or exceed the best results for treatment of late-stage (ie, III and IV) disease reported anywhere to date...
  7. ncbi request reprint Multimodality treatment for esophageal cancer: the role of surgery and neoadjuvant therapy
    Martin A Makary
    Department of Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Am Surg 69:693-700; discussion 700-2. 2003
    ..Further studies are needed to evaluate the role of preoperative chemoradiation and to better identify the pretreatment characteristics of patients with a complete pathological response...
  8. ncbi request reprint Multimodality treatment for esophageal malignancy: the roles of surgery and neoadjuvant therapy
    Edward Malin
    Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Health System, Falls Church, Virginia, USA
    Am Surg 75:489-97. 2009
    ..8 per cent. We prefer NARCS for malignancy of the esophagus, except in those patients with high-grade dysplasia (carcinoma in situ), suspected Stage I disease, poor performance status, or urgent/emergent circumstances...
  9. ncbi request reprint Thoracic esophageal perforations
    Paul D Kiernan
    Section of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Medicine, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Health System, Annandale, VA, USA
    South Med J 96:158-63. 2003
    ..Recognition of the importance of early diagnosis and aggressive, definitive surgical intervention has brought about a dramatic decline in mortality related to distal esophageal perforation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mediastinal staging of non-small cell lung carcinoma using computed and positron-emission tomography
    Paul D Kiernan
    Department of Medicine, Inova Fairfax Hospital, VA, USA
    South Med J 95:1168-72. 2002
    ..We evaluated the accuracy of computed tomography (CT) and positron-emission tomography (PET) in the mediastinal staging of non-small cell lung cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Complete esophageal diversion: a simplified, easily reversible technique
    Paul D Kiernan
    J Am Coll Surg 200:812; author reply 812-3. 2005