Robert McKay

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of the clinical scoring system by Alvarado in the decision to perform computed tomography for acute appendicitis in the ED
    Robert McKay
    Saint Vincent Health Center, Erie, PA 16544, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 25:489-93. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Preperitoneal herniation and bowel obstruction post laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair: case report and review of the literature
    R McKay
    St Clare s Surgical Associates, 624 McClellan Street, Suite G06, Schenectady, NY 12304, USA
    Hernia 12:535-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of low abdominal wall hernias by tack fixation to the cooper ligament
    Robert McKay
    Greater Erie Niagara Surgery, St Vincent Medical Group, Erie, PA 16508, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:86-90. 2006
  4. pmc Ileocecal intussusception in an adult: the laparoscopic approach
    Robert McKay
    Greater Erie Niagara Surgery, Erie, Pennsylvania 16508, USA
    JSLS 10:250-3. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint High incidence of symptomatic Meckel's diverticulum in patients less than fifty years of age: an indication for resection
    Robert McKay
    St Vincent Health Center, Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am Surg 73:271-5. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of the clinical scoring system by Alvarado in the decision to perform computed tomography for acute appendicitis in the ED
    Robert McKay
    Saint Vincent Health Center, Erie, PA 16544, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 25:489-93. 2007
    ..We develop guidelines for CT scanning based on Alvarado clinical scores for patients with suspected and confirmed cases of appendicitis...
  2. doi request reprint Preperitoneal herniation and bowel obstruction post laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair: case report and review of the literature
    R McKay
    St Clare s Surgical Associates, 624 McClellan Street, Suite G06, Schenectady, NY 12304, USA
    Hernia 12:535-7. 2008
    ..The literature on peritoneal closure and bowel obstruction related to laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair is reviewed as well as options for repairing defects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of low abdominal wall hernias by tack fixation to the cooper ligament
    Robert McKay
    Greater Erie Niagara Surgery, St Vincent Medical Group, Erie, PA 16508, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:86-90. 2006
    ..This technique is also efficacious in the obese patient...
  4. pmc Ileocecal intussusception in an adult: the laparoscopic approach
    Robert McKay
    Greater Erie Niagara Surgery, Erie, Pennsylvania 16508, USA
    JSLS 10:250-3. 2006
    ..Despite a high incidence of malignancy, colonic or ileocecal intussusception can be successfully treated by laparoscopic resection. Review of the literature and treatment options are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint High incidence of symptomatic Meckel's diverticulum in patients less than fifty years of age: an indication for resection
    Robert McKay
    St Vincent Health Center, Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am Surg 73:271-5. 2007
    ..Resection of asymptomatic Meckel's diverticulum should be considered in patients under 50 years of age; patients over age 50 years of age will be less likely to benefit from prophylactic resection...