C P Delaney

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Clinical perspective on postoperative ileus and the effect of opiates
    C P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgical Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 16:61-6. 2004
  2. ncbi Crohn's disease of the small bowel
    C P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 81:137-58, ix. 2001
  3. ncbi 'Fast track' postoperative management protocol for patients with high co-morbidity undergoing complex abdominal and pelvic colorectal surgery
    C P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 111, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Br J Surg 88:1533-8. 2001
  4. ncbi Is laparoscopic colectomy applicable to patients with body mass index >30? A case-matched comparative study with open colectomy
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:975-81. 2005
  5. pmc Preoperative radiotherapy improves survival for patients undergoing total mesorectal excision for stage T3 low rectal cancers
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 236:203-7. 2002
  6. ncbi Long-term outcome after laparoscopic and open surgery for rectal prolapse: a case-control study
    Y Kariv
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:35-42. 2006
  7. ncbi Mucosectomy vs. stapled ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis: functional outcome and neoplasia control
    F H Remzi
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 44:1590-6. 2001
  8. ncbi Laparoscopic vs open total colectomy: a case-matched comparative study
    N Pokala
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 19:531-5. 2005
  9. doi Assessment of comparative skills between hand-assisted and straight laparoscopic colorectal training on an augmented reality simulator
    F Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:1323-7. 2010
  10. ncbi Analysis of the outcome of ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in patients with Crohn's disease
    J E Hartley
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1808-15. 2004

Detail Information

Publications101 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Clinical perspective on postoperative ileus and the effect of opiates
    C P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgical Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 16:61-6. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi Crohn's disease of the small bowel
    C P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 81:137-58, ix. 2001
    ..Resection forms the basis for surgical treatments, but strictureplasty, abscess drainage, intestinal and diversion bypasses also are used, selectively...
  3. ncbi 'Fast track' postoperative management protocol for patients with high co-morbidity undergoing complex abdominal and pelvic colorectal surgery
    C P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 111, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Br J Surg 88:1533-8. 2001
    ..This study evaluated a 'fast track' protocol in patients undergoing major colonic and rectal surgery...
  4. ncbi Is laparoscopic colectomy applicable to patients with body mass index >30? A case-matched comparative study with open colectomy
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:975-81. 2005
    ..This case-matched study compares outcomes after open and laparoscopic colectomy...
  5. pmc Preoperative radiotherapy improves survival for patients undergoing total mesorectal excision for stage T3 low rectal cancers
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 236:203-7. 2002
    ..To examine the effect of preoperative radiotherapy (PRT) on patients who undergo rectal resection with total mesorectal excision (TME) for stage T3 low rectal cancers...
  6. ncbi Long-term outcome after laparoscopic and open surgery for rectal prolapse: a case-control study
    Y Kariv
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:35-42. 2006
    ..Data on the long-term recurrence rate and functional outcome are limited...
  7. ncbi Mucosectomy vs. stapled ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis: functional outcome and neoplasia control
    F H Remzi
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 44:1590-6. 2001
    ..This should be balanced against a 28 percent incidence of adenomas in the anal transitional zone...
  8. ncbi Laparoscopic vs open total colectomy: a case-matched comparative study
    N Pokala
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 19:531-5. 2005
    ..This study compares OTC with LTC and LPS...
  9. doi Assessment of comparative skills between hand-assisted and straight laparoscopic colorectal training on an augmented reality simulator
    F Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:1323-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare skills sets during a hand-assisted and straight laparoscopic colectomy on an augmented reality simulator...
  10. ncbi Analysis of the outcome of ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in patients with Crohn's disease
    J E Hartley
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1808-15. 2004
    ..We reviewed our experience in this scenario to determine whether selected patients with Crohn's disease may be candidates for ileal pouch-anal anastomosis...
  11. ncbi Shorter hospital stay associated with fastrack postoperative care pathways and laparoscopic intestinal resection are not associated with increased physical activity
    M Zutshi
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Colorectal Dis 6:477-80. 2004
    ..5 days, as compared to the 7-10 days with traditional management (TR) and 2.5 days after laparoscopic surgery (LC). We used computerized actigraphy (CA) to evaluate physical activity using TR, FT and LC approaches...
  12. ncbi Randomized clinical trial comparing epidural anaesthesia and patient-controlled analgesia after laparoscopic segmental colectomy
    A J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Br J Surg 90:1195-9. 2003
    ..This randomized clinical trial compared the use of thoracic epidural anaesthesia-analgesia (TEA) with morphine patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) for pain relief after laparoscopic colectomy...
  13. ncbi Epidural anesthesia-analgesia shortens length of stay after laparoscopic segmental colectomy for benign pathology
    A J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surgery 129:672-6. 2001
    ..A thoracic epidural appears to be an important component of a postoperative care protocol, which adds further advantage to LAC without the need for labor-intensive and costly patient care plans...
  14. ncbi Elective laparoscopic surgery for benign internal enteric fistulas: a review of 43 cases
    N Pokala
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 19:222-5. 2005
    ..This study reviewed the feasibility and outcome of laparoscopic surgery for benign internal enteric fistulas...
  15. doi Single-incision vs straight laparoscopic segmental colectomy: a case-controlled study
    B J Champagne
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 54:183-6. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to compare outcomes for single-incision laparoscopic colectomy with laparoscopic-assisted colectomy...
  16. doi Single incision laparoscopic total colectomy and proctocolectomy for benign disease: initial experience
    F Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Colorectal Dis 13:1290-3. 2011
    ..This paper presents our initial experience of single incision laparoscopic total colectomy and proctocolectomy...
  17. ncbi Evaluation of POSSUM and P-POSSUM scoring systems in assessing outcome after laparoscopic colectomy
    A J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk A 111, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Br J Surg 90:1280-4. 2003
    ....
  18. doi Randomized clinical trial comparing the cost and effectiveness of bipolar vessel sealers versus clips and vascular staplers for laparoscopic colorectal resection
    M Adamina
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Br J Surg 98:1703-12. 2011
    ..This randomized controlled trial evaluated the cost-effectiveness of bipolar vessel sealer (BVS) compared with clips and vascular stapler (CVS) in straight laparoscopic colorectal resection...
  19. doi System-based factors influencing intraoperative decision-making in rectal cancer by surgeons: an international assessment
    K M Augestad
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Colorectal Dis 14:e679-88. 2012
    ..We analysed potential organizational characteristics that might influence rectal cancer decision-making by an experienced surgeon...
  20. ncbi Does conversion of a laparoscopic colectomy adversely affect patient outcome?
    Sergio Casillas
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1680-5. 2004
    ..Conversion during laparoscopic colectomy varies in frequency according to the surgeon's experience and case selection. However, there remains concern that conversion is associated with increased morbidity and higher hospital costs...
  21. ncbi Results of a standardized technique and postoperative care plan for laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy: a 30-month experience
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:503-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the outcome of a standardization of all the intraoperative and postoperative processes used in our department for the performance of laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy...
  22. ncbi Cost structure of laparoscopic and open sigmoid colectomy for diverticular disease: similarities and differences
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:485-90. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the direct cost structure of elective open and laparoscopic resection for sigmoid diverticulitis...
  23. ncbi Operative blood loss and use of blood products after laparoscopic and conventional open colorectal operations
    Ravi P Kiran
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Arch Surg 139:39-42. 2004
    ..Blood loss, measured by estimated blood loss, drop in hemoglobin levels, and transfusion requirements, is lower in patients undergoing laparoscopic colectomy compared with patients undergoing conventional open colectomy...
  24. ncbi Comparison of robotically performed and traditional laparoscopic colorectal surgery
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1633-9. 2003
    ..The authors' experience performing robot-assisted laparoscopic colorectal surgery is reported...
  25. ncbi Advantages of laparoscopic resection for ileocecal Crohn's disease
    Hans Joachim Duepree
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:605-10. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare laparoscopic and open resections for terminal ileal Crohn's disease...
  26. doi The feasibility of laparoscopic colectomy in urgent and emergent settings
    Brad Champagne
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Institute for Surgery and Innovation, University Hospitals, Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, LKS 7, MS 5047, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:1791-6. 2009
    ..However, the use of LC in the emergency setting is relatively unstudied. The authors describe their experience with a series of emergent and urgent LC cases for a variety of colorectal pathologies...
  27. doi Clinical outcomes and resource utilization associated with laparoscopic and open colectomy using a large national database
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospital Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Ann Surg 247:819-24. 2008
    ..To clarify national clinical and economic laparoscopic colectomy outcomes, we conducted a study of patients who underwent colectomy by laparoscopic or open approaches...
  28. ncbi Clinically based management of rectal prolapse
    K M Madbouly
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Desk A 111, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:99-103. 2003
    ..This study is the first to make a direct comparison of outcomes from laparoscopic LRR and LWP repairs using a selected, symptom-based choice of operative procedure...
  29. ncbi Diagnosis-related group assignment in laparoscopic and open colectomy: financial implications for payer and provider
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1016-20. 2005
    ..laparoscopic) regarding the reasons for disease-related group assignment to disease-related group 148, and institutional cost under Part A of the U.S. Medicare system...
  30. ncbi POSSUM, p-POSSUM, and Cr-POSSUM: implementation issues in a United States health care system for prediction of outcome for colon cancer resection
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1435-41. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the applicability of these systems to a cohort of colon cancer patients undergoing surgery in the United States...
  31. ncbi In vivo colonoscopic optical coherence tomography for transmural inflammation in inflammatory bowel disease
    Bo Shen
    Department of Gastroenterology Hepatology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2:1080-7. 2004
    ..We performed an in vivo colonoscopic OCT in patients with a clinical diagnosis of CD or UC using the previously established, histology-correlated OCT imaging criterion...
  32. ncbi Advantages of laparoscopic colectomy in older patients
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Arch Surg 138:252-6. 2003
    ..We compared short-term outcomes in age-matched cohorts of patients undergoing laparoscopic vs open segmental colectomy managed with the Controlled Rehabilitation With Early Ambulation and Diet program...
  33. ncbi Endoscopic balloon dilation of ileal pouch strictures
    Bo Shen
    Department of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:2340-7. 2004
    ..Endoscopic balloon dilation has been successfully used in patients with Crohn's strictures at the small intestine and colon. There are no published trials on endoscopic balloon therapy of ileal pouch strictures...
  34. doi Gastrointestinal recovery after laparoscopic colectomy: results of a prospective, observational, multicenter study
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:653-61. 2010
    ..A prospective, observational, multicenter study was planned to investigate GI recovery, length of hospital stay (LOS), and postoperative ileus (POI)-related morbidity after LC...
  35. ncbi Ex vivo histology-correlated optical coherence tomography in the detection of transmural inflammation in Crohn's disease
    Bo Shen
    Department of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2:754-60. 2004
    ..The aims of this study were to perform histology-correlated OCT on surgical specimens of CD and UC and to determine its diagnostic accuracy...
  36. ncbi Laparoscopic colectomy in obese and nonobese patients
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:558-61. 2003
    ....
  37. ncbi Functional outcome and quality of life after repeat ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for complications of ileoanal surgery
    Jorge Baixauli
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:2-11. 2004
    ..We report our experience with repeat ileal pouch-anal anastomosis, and document functional outcome and quality of life...
  38. ncbi Clinical outcomes and cost analysis of a "fast track" postoperative care pathway for ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: a case control study
    Yehuda Kariv
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:137-46. 2007
    ..Fast track rehabilitation programs reduce stay, but there are concerns that readmission and complication rates may be increased. This study evaluated a fast track pathway after ileoanal pouch surgery...
  39. pmc Case-matched comparison of clinical and financial outcome after laparoscopic or open colorectal surgery
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 238:67-72. 2003
    ..Comparison of outcome and costs after laparoscopic and open colectomy...
  40. ncbi Risk factors for diseases of ileal pouch-anal anastomosis after restorative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis
    Bo Shen
    Department of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:81-9; quiz 2-3. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess risk factors for inflammatory and noninflammatory diseases of IPAA in a tertiary care setting...
  41. pmc Evaluation of the learning curve in laparoscopic colorectal surgery: comparison of right-sided and left-sided resections
    Paris P Tekkis
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Ann Surg 242:83-91. 2005
    ..To provide a multidimensional analysis of the learning curve in major laparoscopic colonic and rectal surgery and compare outcomes between right-sided versus left-sided resections...
  42. ncbi MRI-defined height of rectal tumours
    D S Keller
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Br J Surg 101:127-32. 2014
    ..There is no standard for reporting rectal cancer distances from the distal resection margin in the literature. The objective was to demonstrate the importance of rectal cancer measurement from a standardized point...
  43. ncbi Conversion rates in laparoscopic colorectal surgery: a predictive model with, 1253 patients
    P P Tekkis
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Surg Endosc 19:47-54. 2005
    ..This study aimed all develop a mathematical model for predicting the conversion rate for patients undergoing laparoscopic colorectal surgery...
  44. ncbi Pathological subgroups may predict complications but not late failure after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for indeterminate colitis
    T Gramlich
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Colorectal Dis 5:315-9. 2003
    ..This study evaluated pathological subgroups of IndC to identify a predictor of increased complication rates after IPAA for IndC...
  45. doi Objective evaluation of the performance of surgical trainees on a porcine model of open colectomy
    J M Lipman
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Br J Surg 97:391-5. 2010
    ..Evaluation of surgical trainee operative performance is rarely objective. A rating system is proposed that assesses trainee performance objectively and quantifies technical improvement...
  46. doi Tissue apposition system: new technology to minimize surgery for endoscopically unresectable colonic polyps
    C P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:3113-8. 2010
    ..TAS is a novel T-tag system for endoscopic placement of sutures, facilitating closure of larger defects from advanced endoluminal or transluminal endoscopic procedures. Such novel instrumentation may reduce risk and accelerate recovery...
  47. doi Standardized algorithms for management of anastomotic leaks and related abdominal and pelvic abscesses after colorectal surgery
    R Phitayakorn
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    World J Surg 32:1147-56. 2008
    ..The risk factors and incidence of anastomotic leak following colorectal surgery are well reported in the literature. However, the management of the multiple clinical scenarios that may be encountered has not been standardized...
  48. ncbi Robotics in colorectal surgery
    Y Kariv
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Minerva Chir 60:401-16. 2005
    ..Increasing clinical experience with these systems, further technological developments, and continuous research are required before robotic technology can be routinely incorporated into surgical procedures on the colon and rectum...
  49. doi Laparoscopic total mesorectal excision for low rectal cancer
    M Adamina
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2738-41. 2011
    ..Nevertheless, laparoscopic proctectomy remains a challenging procedure. An embedded didactic video demonstrates a step-by-step laparoscopic total mesorectal excision with coloanal anastomosis for a low rectal cancer...
  50. ncbi Portal vein thrombosis after laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy for diverticulitis: report of a case
    Jorge Baixauli
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:550-3. 2003
    ....
  51. doi Outcome of discharge within 24 to 72 hours after laparoscopic colorectal surgery
    Conor P Delaney
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:181-5. 2008
    ..This is partly because accelerated recovery programs with early discharge are associated with high readmission and complication rates, especially after open colorectal surgery...
  52. pmc Emergency laparoscopic colectomy: does it measure up to open?
    Jonah J Stulberg
    Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Am J Surg 197:296-301. 2009
    ..Laparoscopic colectomy has become the standard of care for elective resections; however, there are few data regarding laparoscopy in the emergency setting...
  53. doi Endoscopic mucosal resection with full-thickness closure for difficult polyps: a prospective clinical trial
    Deepak Agrawal
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:1082-8. 2010
    ..Large flat polyps may be more amenable to endoscopic resection if an endoluminal method for full-thickness closure were available...
  54. ncbi Functional outcome, quality of life, and complications after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in selected septuagenarians
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:890-4; discussion 894. 2002
    ..This article evaluates the outcome of selected septuagenarians undergoing ileal pouch-anal anastomosis at this institution...
  55. ncbi Afferent limb ulcers predict Crohn's disease in patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Jason M Wolf
    Department of Gastroenterology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gastroenterology 126:1686-91. 2004
    ..Making the diagnosis of CD in patients with IPAA can be difficult, but it is important for prognostic and therapeutic purposes. The aim of this study was to identify diagnostic features of CD in patients with IPAA...
  56. pmc Equivalent function, quality of life and pouch survival rates after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for indeterminate and ulcerative colitis
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 236:43-8. 2002
    ..To compare the function, complications, and quality of life after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA) for patients with indeterminate colitis (IndC) and ulcerative colitis (UC)...
  57. ncbi Laparoscopic surgery for inflammatory bowel disease
    Sergio Casillas
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dig Surg 22:135-42. 2005
    ..A policy of starting most suitable cases laparoscopically may offer patients the potential benefits of a laparoscopic approach without increasing morbidity...
  58. pmc Quantification of risk for pouch failure after ileal pouch anal anastomosis surgery
    Victor W Fazio
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 238:605-14; discussion 614-7. 2003
    ..At present, there are no published studies that investigate collectively the interrelation of factors related to ileal pouch failure, nor are there any predictive indices for risk stratification of patients undergoing IPAA surgery...
  59. ncbi Management of peristomal pyoderma gangrenosum
    R P Kiran
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1397-403. 2005
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the presentation, management, and outcome of peristomal pyoderma gangrenosum at a specialist colorectal unit and develop a strategy for therapy...
  60. pmc Single incision laparoscopic colectomy: technical aspects, feasibility, and expected benefits
    F Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Diagn Ther Endosc 2010:913216. 2010
    ..Conclusion. SILC is feasible. A single incision around the umbilical scar represents cosmetic progress. Comparative studies are needed to assess potential abdominal wall and recovery benefits to justify the increased cost of SILC...
  61. doi Clinical results of intraoperative radiation therapy for patients with locally recurrent and advanced tumors having colorectal involvement
    Christina P Williams
    Department of Surgery, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Surg 195:405-9. 2008
    ..Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) may be useful in the treatment of patients who have a locally advanced primary and recurrent abdominopelvic neoplasm with colorectal involvement...
  62. ncbi Prospective assessment of Cleveland Global Quality of Life (CGQL) as a novel marker of quality of life and disease activity in Crohn's disease
    Ravi P Kiran
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:1783-9. 2003
    ..This study validates CGQL in patients with Crohn's disease and determines the correlation of QOL measurement systems with disease activity as measured by the Crohn's Disease Activity Index (CDAI)...
  63. pmc Pharmacological management of postoperative ileus
    Farhad Zeinali
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Can J Surg 52:153-7. 2009
    ..In this review, we define postoperative ileus, describe the pathogenesis and briefly discuss clinical management before detailing potential pharmacologic management options...
  64. ncbi Standardized approach to laparoscopic right colectomy: outcomes in 70 consecutive cases
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:675-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe a standard operative technique, postoperative care plan, and outcomes for laparoscopic right hemicolectomy...
  65. ncbi Outcome of laparoscopic colectomy for polyps not suitable for endoscopic resection
    Naveen Pokala
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:400-3. 2007
    ..This approach eradicates the polyp and allows an oncologic resection should the polyp prove to be malignant. The purpose of this study was to assess outcomes of a laparoscopic approach for the management of these polyps...
  66. ncbi Comprehensive evaluation of inflammatory and noninflammatory sequelae of ileal pouch-anal anastomoses
    Bo Shen
    Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Departments of Gastroenterology Hepatology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:93-101. 2005
    ..Symptomatology, endoscopy, histology, and the Cleveland Global QOL and the Irritable Bowel Syndrome-QOL scores were compared among the groups...
  67. ncbi Prospective, randomized, controlled trial between a pathway of controlled rehabilitation with early ambulation and diet and traditional postoperative care after laparotomy and intestinal resection
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:851-9. 2003
    ..Although several protocols have been reported to reduce postoperative stay, no Level I evidence exists for their use in routine clinical practice...
  68. ncbi Randomized controlled trial comparing the controlled rehabilitation with early ambulation and diet pathway versus the controlled rehabilitation with early ambulation and diet with preemptive epidural anesthesia/analgesia after laparotomy and intestinal re
    Massarat Zutshi
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Surg 189:268-72. 2005
    ..The benefit of thoracic epidural (TE) analgesia over patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) remains unproven when used with a fast-track postoperative care plan...
  69. ncbi Dysplasia of the anal transitional zone after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: results of prospective evaluation after a minimum of ten years
    Feza H Remzi
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:6-13. 2003
    ....
  70. doi Late phase TNF-alpha depression in natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) peritoneoscopy
    Michael F McGee
    Case Advanced Surgical Endoscopy Team CASE T Laboratory, Departments of Surgery and Gastroenterology, Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Surgery 143:318-28. 2008
    ..Measurement of interleukin-1 (IL-1), interleukin-6 (IL-6), and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) is a validated method to quantify surgical stress. The physiologic and immunologic impact of NOTES is unknown...
  71. ncbi Quality of life improves within 30 days of surgery for Crohn's disease
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 196:714-21. 2003
    ..Earlier studies of the effect of surgery on QOL have been retrospective and assessed changes 3 to 24 months after surgery. This study prospectively assesses the effect of surgery on QOL in the early postoperative period...
  72. ncbi Validation of a novel postoperative quality-of-life scoring system
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Surg 197:382-5. 2009
    ..This study prospectively validates PQL, a novel prospective scoring system in patients having laparoscopic or open major abdominal colorectal surgery...
  73. ncbi A comparison of human cadaver and augmented reality simulator models for straight laparoscopic colorectal skills acquisition training
    Fabien Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:250-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the human cadaver model with an augmented reality simulator for straight laparoscopic colorectal skills acquisition...
  74. doi A standardized technique for laparoscopic rectal resection
    Rolv Ole Lindsetmo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:2059-63. 2009
    ..Laparoscopic rectal resection (LRR) has not gained the same acceptance as laparoscopic segmental colonic resection because of technical challenges, increased operating time and costs, and concerns about the oncological outcome...
  75. ncbi Laparoscopic resection of deep pelvic endometriosis with rectosigmoid involvement
    Hans J Duepree
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, and The Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 195:754-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe our experience with planned complete laparoscopic management of deep pelvic endometriosis with bowel involvement...
  76. ncbi Surgical management of rectal prolapse
    Eric L Marderstein
    Division of Colorectal Surgery and Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:552-61. 2007
    ..Laparoscopic repair of rectal prolapse has similar morbidity and recurrence rates to open surgery, with attendant benefits of reduced length of hospital stay, postoperative pain and wound complications...
  77. ncbi Outcomes and prediction of hospital readmission after intestinal surgery
    Ravi P Kiran
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:877-83. 2004
    ..Concerns about unexpected early readmissions and delays in diagnosis of complications remain unanswered. The objectives of this study were determination of readmission rate and outcomes for patients undergoing intestinal operations...
  78. ncbi Phase III trial of alvimopan, a novel, peripherally acting, mu opioid antagonist, for postoperative ileus after major abdominal surgery
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1114-25; discussion 1125-6; author reply 1127-9. 2005
    ..There is no approved treatment for postoperative ileus. Alvimopan is a novel, peripherally acting, mu opioid receptor antagonist currently in development for the management of postoperative ileus...
  79. ncbi Does means of access affect the incidence of small bowel obstruction and ventral hernia after bowel resection? Laparoscopy versus laparotomy
    Hans Joachim Duepree
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:177-81. 2003
    ..This report attempts to define the incidence of these access-related complications in a large group of patients undergoing laparoscopic-assisted bowel resection (LABR) and open bowel operation (OPEN)...
  80. ncbi Postoperative upper and lower gastrointestinal recovery and gastrointestinal morbidity in patients undergoing bowel resection: pooled analysis of placebo data from 3 randomized controlled trials
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Surg 191:315-9. 2006
    ..This analysis examines gastrointestinal recovery in patients who underwent bowel resection (BR) in 3 recent trials...
  81. ncbi Multivariable analysis of factors associated with hospital readmission after intestinal surgery
    Yehuda Kariv
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Surg 191:364-71. 2006
    ..Readmission rates after major abdominal surgery have a significant impact on hospital costs and quality of care. Identification of risk factors for readmission may improve postoperative care and discharge plans...
  82. doi Adherence to surgical care improvement project measures and the association with postoperative infections
    Jonah J Stulberg
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    JAMA 303:2479-85. 2010
    ..However, an association between SCIP performance and clinical outcomes has not been demonstrated...
  83. ncbi Alvimopan
    Paul Neary
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 14:479-88. 2005
    ..Further efficacy in alleviating opioid-induced bowel dysfunction in patients with chronic opioid usage has also been demonstrated. This evidence-based review assesses this new drug and discusses its potential role in clinical practice...
  84. doi Natural orifice proctectomy using a transanal endoscopic microsurgical technique in a porcine model
    Joseph A Trunzo
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Surg Innov 17:48-52. 2010
    ..With the development of natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) techniques, the authors describe a new method of proctectomy using a combination of TEM and NOTES principles...
  85. doi Association of surgical care practices with length of stay and use of clinical protocols after elective bowel resection: results of a national survey
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Am J Surg 199:299-304; discussion 304. 2010
    ..This study assessed the current state of perioperative care for elective BRs and the effect of pathway components on length of stay...
  86. ncbi Laparoscopic management of rectal prolapse
    Conor P Delaney
    Institute for Surgery and Innovation, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:150-2. 2007
    ..Patients with incontinence, diarrhea, or otherwise normal function can be offered a rectopexy without resection...
  87. pmc Alvimopan, for postoperative ileus following bowel resection: a pooled analysis of phase III studies
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Ann Surg 245:355-63. 2007
    ..To obtain further analysis regarding specific outcomes and alvimopan doses in bowel resection (BR) patients...
  88. doi Standardized postoperative pathway: accelerating recovery after ileostomy closure
    Yong Geul Joh
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:1786-9. 2008
    ..In this study we evaluated the outcome of a standardized enhanced recovery program in patients undergoing ileostomy closure...
  89. ncbi Laparoscopy for metastatic colorectal cancer
    Bradley J Champagne
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Oncol 16:15-24. 2007
    ..While unresectable, metastatic colorectal cancer remains incurable at the current time, continued advances will inevitably challenge this presumption and it is crucial to outline the role of laparoscopy in this patient population...
  90. pmc Prospective, age-related analysis of surgical results, functional outcome, and quality of life after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Conor P Delaney
    Departments of Colorectal Surgery
    Ann Surg 238:221-8. 2003
    ..Although functional outcome after IPAA is not as good in older patients, appropriate case selection confers acceptable function and quality of life to patients of all ages...
  91. pmc Development of a clinically feasible molecular assay to predict recurrence of stage II colon cancer
    Yuqiu Jiang
    Veridex LLC, a Johnson and Johnson Company, 33 Technology Drive, Warren, NJ 07059, USA
    J Mol Diagn 10:346-54. 2008
    ..The ability to identify colon cancer patients with an unfavorable outcome may help patients at high risk for recurrence to seek more aggressive therapy...
  92. ncbi A critical analysis of laparoscopic colectomy at a single institution: lessons learned after 1000 cases
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of Ohio, 3065 Arlington Avenue, Toledo, OH 43614, USA
    Am J Surg 191:377-80. 2006
    ..A critical outcome analysis of a large, single-institution experience provides a better frame of reference for an assessment of the role of laparoscopic colectomy for colorectal pathology...
  93. ncbi Perioperative blood transfusions increase infectious complications after ileoanal pouch procedures (IPAA)
    Khaled M Madbouly
    Department of Surgery, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    Int J Colorectal Dis 21:807-13. 2006
    ..Assessment of risk factors associated with the use of perioperative allogeneic blood transfusion and the effect of transfusion on infectious complications after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA)...
  94. ncbi Postoperative ileus-related morbidity profile in patients treated with alvimopan after bowel resection
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:609-16. 2007
    ..The effect of alvimopan on POI-related morbidity for patients who underwent bowel resection was evaluated in a post-hoc analysis...
  95. ncbi Does immunostaining effectively upstage colorectal cancer by identifying micrometastatic nodal disease?
    Khaled M Madbouly
    Department of Surgery, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:39-48. 2007
    ..The impact of MLN on both recurrence and survival was assessed...
  96. ncbi Patterns of gastrointestinal recovery after bowel resection and total abdominal hysterectomy: pooled results from the placebo arms of alvimopan phase III North American clinical trials
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, and Department of Anesthesiology, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:43-51. 2007
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  97. ncbi Long-term outcome and quality of life after continent ileostomy
    Gurel Nessar
    Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:336-44. 2006
    ..This study was designed to evaluate long-term outcomes for patients undergoing Kock continent ileostomy, identify factors associated with adverse outcomes, and compare changes in quality of life after removal of the reservoir...
  98. ncbi Colorectal cancer in a population with endemic Schistosoma mansoni: is this an at-risk population?
    Khaled M Madbouly
    Department of Surgery, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:175-81. 2007
    ....
  99. doi Laparoscopic treatment of complex small bowel obstruction: is it safe?
    Jonathan P Pearl
    Department of Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Surg Innov 15:110-3. 2008
    ..Neither massively dilated bowel nor multiple previous abdominal operations precluded safe conduct of the operation laparoscopically...
  100. ncbi Rectal advancement flap repair of rectourethral fistula: a 20-year experience
    Thomas E Garofalo
    Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:762-9. 2003
    ..There has been no consensus on the best method of repair. The aim of this study was to review our experience with treatment of rectourethral fistula, focusing on the outcomes of rectal advancement flap repair...
  101. ncbi Prospective assessment of the predictive value of alpha-glutathione S-transferase for intestinal ischemia
    Susan L Gearhart
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am Surg 69:324-9; discussion 329. 2003
    ..Alpha-GST monitoring is a useful tool for the diagnosis of intestinal ischemia. A normal alpha-GST and WBC may exclude the presence of AMI...