Timothy B Lautz

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Publications

  1. doi Increasing national burden of hospitalizations for skin and soft tissue infections in children
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1935-41. 2011
  2. doi Utility of the computed tomography severity index (Balthazar score) in children with acute pancreatitis
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1185-91. 2012
  3. doi The implications of missed opportunities to diagnose appendicitis in children
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:592-6. 2013
  4. doi Effect of resident postgraduate year on outcomes after laparoscopic appendectomy for appendicitis in children
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:715-9. 2012
  5. doi Adhesive small bowel obstruction in children and adolescents: operative utilization and factors associated with bowel loss
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:855-61. 2011
  6. doi Mesenchymal change and drug resistance in neuroblastoma
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Department of Surgery, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois Cancer Biology and Epigenomics, Stanley Manne Children s Research Institute, Chicago, Illinois
    J Surg Res 193:279-88. 2015
  7. doi Pediatric testicular torsion epidemiology using a national database: incidence, risk of orchiectomy and possible measures toward improving the quality of care
    Lee C Zhao
    Department of Urology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Urol 186:2009-13. 2011
  8. doi Acute pancreatitis in children: spectrum of disease and predictors of severity
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1144-9. 2011
  9. doi Does timing matter? A national perspective on the risk of incarceration in premature neonates with inguinal hernia
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr 158:573-7. 2011
  10. doi Bile duct injuries during pediatric laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a national perspective
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:113-8. 2011

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Publications11

  1. doi Increasing national burden of hospitalizations for skin and soft tissue infections in children
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1935-41. 2011
    ..The number of children requiring treatment of skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) has increased since the emergence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus...
  2. doi Utility of the computed tomography severity index (Balthazar score) in children with acute pancreatitis
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1185-91. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the predictive value of the computed tomography severity index (CTSI or Balthazar score) in pediatric patients...
  3. doi The implications of missed opportunities to diagnose appendicitis in children
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:592-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the fraction of children with acute appendicitis who had recent false-negative diagnoses and to analyze the association of a missed diagnosis of appendicitis with patient outcome...
  4. doi Effect of resident postgraduate year on outcomes after laparoscopic appendectomy for appendicitis in children
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:715-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if the postgraduate level of resident in the operating room correlates with outcomes for pediatric patients undergoing laparoscopic appendectomy...
  5. doi Adhesive small bowel obstruction in children and adolescents: operative utilization and factors associated with bowel loss
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:855-61. 2011
    ..The aims of this study were to: 1) describe the current use of operative management in children and adolescents with ASBO and 2) investigate the association between operative delay and the rate of small bowel resection...
  6. doi Mesenchymal change and drug resistance in neuroblastoma
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Department of Surgery, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois Cancer Biology and Epigenomics, Stanley Manne Children s Research Institute, Chicago, Illinois
    J Surg Res 193:279-88. 2015
    ..The purpose of this project was to determine if the development of doxorubicin resistance is associated with characteristics of mesenchymal change in human NB cells...
  7. doi Pediatric testicular torsion epidemiology using a national database: incidence, risk of orchiectomy and possible measures toward improving the quality of care
    Lee C Zhao
    Department of Urology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Urol 186:2009-13. 2011
    ..We determined the modern incidence of testicular torsion as well as the current rates of orchiectomy and attempted testicular salvage, and identified the risk factors for testicular loss...
  8. doi Acute pancreatitis in children: spectrum of disease and predictors of severity
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1144-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the spectrum of disease in children with acute pancreatitis and assess predictors of severity...
  9. doi Does timing matter? A national perspective on the risk of incarceration in premature neonates with inguinal hernia
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr 158:573-7. 2011
    ..To determine the incidence of inguinal hernia in premature neonates and identify risk factors for incarceration...
  10. doi Bile duct injuries during pediatric laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a national perspective
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:113-8. 2011
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  11. doi Context and significance of emergency department visits and readmissions after pediatric appendectomy
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1918-22. 2011
    ..The readmission rate after pediatric appendectomy is frequently reported in clinical outcomes studies and quality improvement initiatives without proper description. Our aim was to delineate the context and significance of these encounters...