R Matthew Walsh

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Improved quality of life following total pancreatectomy and auto-islet transplantation for chronic pancreatitis
    R M Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1469-77. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Predicting success of endoscopic aspiration for suspected pancreatic cystic neoplasms
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    JOP 9:612-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural history of indeterminate pancreatic cysts
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surgery 138:665-70; discussion 670-1. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Innovations in treating the elderly who have biliary and pancreatic disease
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 22:545-58. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Imaging for the diagnosis and staging of periampullary carcinomas
    R M Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk A80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:1514-20. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Determination of intact splenic weight based on morcellated weight
    R M Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Desk A80, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:1266-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of biliary reconstruction for bile duct injuries from laparoscopic cholecystectomies
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surgery 142:450-6; discussion 456-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Surgical versus nonsurgical management of pancreatic pseudocysts
    Michael D Johnson
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:586-90. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Management of suspected pancreatic cystic neoplasms based on cyst size
    R Matthew Walsh
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surgery 144:677-84; discussion 684-5. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Morphologic abnormalities are poorly predictive of visceral pain in chronic pancreatitis
    Rubin Bahuva
    Department of Hospital Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pancreas 42:6-10. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Improved quality of life following total pancreatectomy and auto-islet transplantation for chronic pancreatitis
    R M Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1469-77. 2012
    ..Total pancreatectomy (TP) with auto-islet transplant (AIT) is an extreme treatment for chronic pancreatitis, and we reviewed our experience to assess the impact on quality of life (QOL)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predicting success of endoscopic aspiration for suspected pancreatic cystic neoplasms
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    JOP 9:612-7. 2008
    ..Analysis of pancreatic cyst fluid can play a role in the management of asymptomatic cystic neoplasms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural history of indeterminate pancreatic cysts
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surgery 138:665-70; discussion 670-1. 2005
    ..The optimal treatment for incidental asymptomatic pancreatic cysts is not known. The purpose of this study was to determine whether nonmucinous cysts by cyst-aspiration analysis can be observed safely...
  4. ncbi request reprint Innovations in treating the elderly who have biliary and pancreatic disease
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 22:545-58. 2006
    ..Evaluation and treatment strategies are presented for complicated calculous biliary disease, pancreatic carcinoma, and pancreatic cystic neoplasms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Imaging for the diagnosis and staging of periampullary carcinomas
    R M Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk A80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:1514-20. 2003
    ..The relative utility of each imaging modality is discussed regarding its role in diagnosis and staging. A general imaging approach to patients with a distal biliary obstruction also is presented...
  6. ncbi request reprint Determination of intact splenic weight based on morcellated weight
    R M Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Desk A80, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:1266-8. 2003
    ..Comparisons of splenic size based on splenic weight are difficult after laparoscopic splenectomy, which results in a morcellated specimen. We report the results of a direct comparison between morcellated and intact splenic weights...
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of biliary reconstruction for bile duct injuries from laparoscopic cholecystectomies
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surgery 142:450-6; discussion 456-7. 2007
    ..A retrospective review was conducted of patients who underwent a biliary-enteric reconstruction of a biliary injury to assess their long-term outcome...
  8. doi request reprint Surgical versus nonsurgical management of pancreatic pseudocysts
    Michael D Johnson
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:586-90. 2009
    ..Compare patient characteristics and outcome and also physician referral patterns between surgically and nonsurgically managed patients with pancreatic pseudocysts...
  9. doi request reprint Management of suspected pancreatic cystic neoplasms based on cyst size
    R Matthew Walsh
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surgery 144:677-84; discussion 684-5. 2008
    ..Evaluation and management of cystic pancreatic neoplasms remain problematic. International consensus guidelines have advised resection for lesions greater than 3 cm...
  10. doi request reprint Morphologic abnormalities are poorly predictive of visceral pain in chronic pancreatitis
    Rubin Bahuva
    Department of Hospital Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pancreas 42:6-10. 2013
    ..We investigated the correlation of pancreatic structural abnormalities evident on imaging tests with the presence of visceral pain on DNB...
  11. ncbi request reprint Novel bile duct repair for bleeding biliary anastomotic varices: case report and literature review
    Andrew M Smith
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:832-6. 2005
    ..This was successfully treated by disconnection of the anastomosis. The resulting biliary defect was patched with small intestinal submucosa, which functioned successfully as a scaffold for biliary epithelial ingrowth...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prospective preoperative determination of mucinous pancreatic cystic neoplasms
    R Matthew Walsh
    Departments of General Surgery, Diagnostic Radiology, Gastroenterology, and Anatomic Pathology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surgery 132:628-33; discussion 633-4. 2002
    ..Optimal management of pancreatic cystic neoplasms includes identification and resection of mucinous neoplasms. This study was performed to assess the accuracy of preoperative variables in determining a mucinous lesion...
  13. doi request reprint Outcome based on management for duodenal adenomas: sporadic versus familial disease
    Michael David Johnson
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery in the Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:229-35. 2010
    ..Management and outcomes for duodenal adenomas may vary based on etiology, familial versus sporadic. We reviewed the records of patients managed at our institution for duodenal adenomatous polyps for the 20-year period ending July 2006...
  14. ncbi request reprint Management of failed biliary repairs for major bile duct injuries after laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:192-7. 2004
    ..Many bile injuries are managed without referral to tertiary centers. Management of patients referred for a primary repair, or after a failed repair, was reviewed to compare outcomes...
  15. pmc Natural history of asymptomatic pancreatic cystic neoplasms
    Gareth Morris-Stiff
    Department of General Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology and Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:175-81. 2013
    ..The management of asymptomatic pancreatic cysts is controversial and indications for excision are based on pathology and natural history...
  16. doi request reprint Current therapies to shorten postoperative ileus
    Michael D Johnson
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 76:641-8. 2009
    ..To shorten the duration of postoperative ileus, we may need to establish standard plans of care that favor earlier feeding, use of nasogastric tubes only on a selective basis, and prokinetic drugs as needed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Application of a new collagen-based sealant for the treatment of pancreatic injury
    Michael Rosen
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:181-5. 2004
    ..These encouraging data have fostered application by aerosol treatment to the hilar bed at laparoscopic splenectomy to diminish capsular disruption from mechanical injury...
  18. doi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound, secretin endoscopic pancreatic function test, and histology: correlation in chronic pancreatitis
    Siwar Albashir
    Internal Medicine Residency, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:2498-503. 2010
    ..The aims were to assess correlations of EUS score and endoscopic pancreatic function test (ePFT) results with the degree of histological fibrosis, as well as the sensitivity of each method for detecting fibrosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for successful laparoscopic splenectomy in patients with immune thrombocytopenic purpura
    Terive Duperier
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Center and Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Arch Surg 139:61-6; discussion 66. 2004
    ..Younger patients with immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) and high preoperative platelet counts successfully respond to laparoscopic splenectomy (LS)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Combined endoscopic/laparoscopic intragastric resection of gastric stromal tumors
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:386-92. 2003
    ..2 months (range 1-32) there has been no local recurrences. A combined laparoscopic/endoscopic intragastric resection is most appropriate for intraluminal, benign-appearing submucosal lesions of the proximal stomach...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pancreas-sparing duodenectomy is effective management for familial adenomatous polyposis
    Richard Mackey
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:1088-93; discussion 1093. 2005
    ..Pancreas-sparing duodenectomy represents a definitive treatment for advanced duodenal polyposis and can obviate the need for pancreaticoduodenectomy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Imaging's roles in acute pancreatitis
    Tina Bolek
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:857-62. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint A novel endolaparoscopic intragastric partitioning for treatment of morbid obesity
    Joshua Felsher
    Department of General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:243-6. 2004
    ..Endoluminal placement of intragastric mesh appears feasible and safe. Long-term studies are necessary to demonstrate the efficacy and long-term weight loss of this, or alternate intraluminal gastric partitioning techniques...
  24. doi request reprint Acute pancreatitis: problems in adherence to guidelines
    Tyler Stevens
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 76:697-704. 2009
    ..Although evidence-based guidelines on managing acute pancreatitis are available, many physicians are not following them. The authors identify and discuss several problems in adherence to guidelines on testing, imaging, and treatment...
  25. doi request reprint Rate of growth of pancreatic serous cystadenoma as an indication for resection
    Kevin M El-Hayek
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
    Surgery 154:794-800; discussion 800-2. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the natural history and growth rate of pancreatic serous cystadenomas (SCAs) to determine which factors lead to resection for these benign neoplasms...
  26. pmc Laparoscopic completion cholecystectomy and common bile duct exploration for retained gallbladder after single-incision cholecystectomy
    Matthew Kroh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    JSLS 17:143-7. 2013
    ..The patient was subsequently referred to our hospital, where she underwent further evaluation and surgical intervention...
  27. ncbi request reprint Postoperative jejunal feeding and outcome of pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Hani Baradi
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:428-33. 2004
    ..A bridled nasojejunal feeding tube appears to be a safe and reliable method of short-term enteral feeding...
  28. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy for autoimmune hemolytic anemia in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia: a case series and review of the literature
    John Hill
    Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am J Hematol 75:134-8. 2004
    ..We conclude that laparoscopic splenectomy is a safe and effective treatment for autoimmune hemolytic anemia in patients with CLL who fail medical therapy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Hand-assisted laparoscopic splenectomy vs conventional laparoscopic splenectomy in cases of splenomegaly
    Michael Rosen
    Department of General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Bldg A 80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Arch Surg 137:1348-52. 2002
    ..Hand-assisted LS (HALS) may offer the same benefits of minimally invasive surgery for splenomegaly while allowing safe manipulation and splenic dissection...
  30. pmc Splenic injury during percutaneous nephrolithotomy
    Anil A Thomas
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    JSLS 13:233-6. 2009
    ..However, transsplenic renal access is a rare complication of percutaneous nephrolithotomy and can also result in considerable morbidity, often requiring emergent splenectomy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic complications following laparoscopic splenectomy
    B Chand
    Department of General and Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:1273-6. 2001
    ..Pancreatic injury is the most common morbidity associated with LS. The detection of hyperamylasemia can alert the surgeon to a pancreatic injury and alter postoperative management...
  32. doi request reprint IgG4-associated ampullitis and cholangiopathy in Crohn's disease
    Udayakumar Navaneethan
    Department of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Crohns Colitis 5:451-6. 2011
    ..His serum IgG4 was 164 mg/dL. The association of IgG4-expressing plasma cell accumulation in the gastrointestinal tract with IBD in patients with hepatobiliary manifestation may have pathogenetic, diagnostic and therapeutic implications...
  33. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy for massive splenomegaly
    Kent W Kercher
    Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, P O Box 32861, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Am J Surg 183:192-6. 2002
    ..Laparoscopic splenectomy (LS) is the preferred operative approach for diseases involving normal-sized spleens. Our experience with laparoscopic splenectomy in the setting of massive splenomegaly is presented...
  34. ncbi request reprint Intestinal malrotation: a rare but important cause of bowel obstruction in adults
    David W Dietz
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:1381-6. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to review our experience with disorders of intestinal rotation in adult patients and to emphasize the clinical presentation, radiographic features, and results of surgical treatment...
  35. ncbi request reprint Outcome of laparoscopic splenectomy based on hematologic indication
    M Rosen
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk A 80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:272-9. 2002
    ..We sought to examine the clinical experience with laparoscopic splenectomy in a single institution, with particular attention to morbidity and clinical outcomes based on hematologic disease process...
  36. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy
    J A Brodsky
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, A 80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:851-4. 2002
    ..Laparoscopic splenectomy is currently the procedure of choice for elective splenectomy. This study reviews the initial 100 laparoscopic splenectomies completed at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation...
  37. ncbi request reprint The ascendance of laparoscopic splenectomy
    R M Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am Surg 67:48-53. 2001
    ..When performed with the patient in the lateral position it can be accomplished with minimal morbidity, even in complex patients, including those with splenomegaly...
  38. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy for lymphoproliferative disease
    R M Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:272-5. 2004
    ..Elective laparoscopic splenectomy (LS) achieves excellent results for benign hematologic diseases. The role of LS for hematologic malignancies is harder to define owing to associated splenomegaly and patient disease that may alter outcome...
  39. doi request reprint Comparison of laparoscopic versus open liver tumor resection: a case-controlled study
    Michael Tsinberg
    Department of General Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue A 80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:847-53. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the perioperative outcome of laparoscopic versus open liver resections from a single institution...
  40. ncbi request reprint Transduodenal extended sphincteroplasty and removal of ventral duct pancreatic calculi
    R Matthew Walsh
    Department of General Surgery and the International Center of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Am Surg 68:130-3. 2002
    ..This case represents an uncommon yet valuable option in selected patients in whom endoscopic treatments have failed or are unavailable...
  41. ncbi request reprint Recurrence after laparoscopic ventral hernia repair
    M Rosen
    Department of General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:123-8. 2003
    ..Although the early results of laparoscopic ventral hernia repair have shown a low recurrence rate, there is a paucity of long-term data. This study reviews a single institution's experience with laparoscopic ventral hernia repair (LVHR)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Laparoendoscopic treatment of gastric stromal tumors
    R M Walsh
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Semin Laparosc Surg 8:189-94. 2001
    ..12 (2.0 to 7.0) cm. There were no complications, and the median length of stay was 3.5 days. This surgical approach appears appropriate for predominantly intraluminal, benign-appearing lesions of the proximal stomach...
  43. ncbi request reprint Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm with invasive carcinoma in the setting of chronic alcoholic pancreatitis
    Richard Mackey
    Pancreas 34:481-3. 2007