Ian K Komenaka

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effect of dedicated breast surgeons on the short-term outcomes in breast cancer
    Noelia M Zork
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Ann Surg 248:280-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Free silicone injection causing polyarthropathy and septic shock
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Breast J 10:160-1. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Severe high-grade dysplasia and in-situ carcinoma of the common bile duct and pancreatic duct
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA
    Lancet Oncol 4:373-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Interpectoral nodes as the initial site of recurrence in breast cancer
    Ian K Komenaka
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Comprehensive Breast Center, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Surg 139:175-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Core needle biopsy as a diagnostic tool to differentiate phyllodes tumor from fibroadenoma
    Ian K Komenaka
    Comprehensive Breast Center, Columbia University, and Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Surg 138:987-90. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A "clean" technique for managing bleeding duodenal ulcer with a new aortic prosthesis: endoscopic-assisted repair of bleeding duodenal ulcer
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY 10032, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:357-9. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of margin status after breast-conserving operations in an underscreened population
    Rozbeh Torabi
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Hogan Building, 2nd Floor 2601 E Roosevelt Street, 85008 Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:455-62. 2013
  8. pmc Preoperative chemotherapy for operable breast cancer is associated with better compliance with adjuvant therapy in matched stage II and IIIA patients
    Ian K Komenaka
    Maricopa Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Oncologist 16:742-51. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Race and ethnicity and breast cancer outcomes in an underinsured population
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:1178-87. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Allergic reactions to isosulfan blue in sentinel lymph node mapping
    Ian K Komenaka
    Section of Breast Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Breast J 11:70-2. 2005

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Publications36

  1. doi request reprint The effect of dedicated breast surgeons on the short-term outcomes in breast cancer
    Noelia M Zork
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Ann Surg 248:280-5. 2008
    ..The impact of breast surgeons on short-term outcomes in breast cancer care was compared at a single institution...
  2. ncbi request reprint Free silicone injection causing polyarthropathy and septic shock
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Breast J 10:160-1. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Severe high-grade dysplasia and in-situ carcinoma of the common bile duct and pancreatic duct
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA
    Lancet Oncol 4:373-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Interpectoral nodes as the initial site of recurrence in breast cancer
    Ian K Komenaka
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Comprehensive Breast Center, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Surg 139:175-8. 2004
    ..Interpectoral nodes can be the initial site of recurrent breast cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Core needle biopsy as a diagnostic tool to differentiate phyllodes tumor from fibroadenoma
    Ian K Komenaka
    Comprehensive Breast Center, Columbia University, and Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Surg 138:987-90. 2003
    ..Core needle biopsy is a useful diagnostic tool in differentiating phyllodes tumor from fibroadenoma...
  6. ncbi request reprint A "clean" technique for managing bleeding duodenal ulcer with a new aortic prosthesis: endoscopic-assisted repair of bleeding duodenal ulcer
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY 10032, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:357-9. 2003
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of margin status after breast-conserving operations in an underscreened population
    Rozbeh Torabi
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Hogan Building, 2nd Floor 2601 E Roosevelt Street, 85008 Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:455-62. 2013
    ..Negative margins after lumpectomy remain a prominent issue in breast surgery. The current study was performed to evaluate patient-related variables that affect risk for positive margins in an underscreened population...
  8. pmc Preoperative chemotherapy for operable breast cancer is associated with better compliance with adjuvant therapy in matched stage II and IIIA patients
    Ian K Komenaka
    Maricopa Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Oncologist 16:742-51. 2011
    ..Preoperative chemotherapy (PC) for operable breast cancer has shown significant benefits in prospective trials. Many patients are treated in the community setting and some may question the applicability of PC outside the university setting...
  9. doi request reprint Race and ethnicity and breast cancer outcomes in an underinsured population
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:1178-87. 2010
    ..Few studies have addressed these differences in the setting of equal access to health care. We compared the breast cancer outcomes of underinsured African American and non-Hispanic white patients who were treated at a single institution...
  10. ncbi request reprint Allergic reactions to isosulfan blue in sentinel lymph node mapping
    Ian K Komenaka
    Section of Breast Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Breast J 11:70-2. 2005
    ..With the rapidly increasing use of the technique, we can now better characterize and assess the rate of adverse reactions to the dye...
  11. doi request reprint Implementation of educational video improves patient understanding of basic breast cancer concepts in an undereducated county hospital population
    Marcia E Bouton
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Surg Oncol 105:48-54. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of a video on patient understanding of basic breast cancer concepts...
  12. doi request reprint Compliance differences between patients with breast cancer in university and county hospitals
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 10:385-91. 2010
    ..Compliance with recommended breast cancer treatments outside the context of a clinical trial differs from that in study populations. The purpose of this study was to examine differences in compliance of breast cancer treatments...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pure mucinous carcinoma of the breast
    Ian K Komenaka
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Columbia University Breast Center, Atchley Pavilion, 10th Floor, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Surg 187:528-32. 2004
    ..The lack of a standard definition of "pure" mucinous carcinoma of the breast has made it difficult to compare data from different studies. This study used the most stringent criteria to define parameters for truly pure lesions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Men with breast cancer have better disease-specific survival than women
    Mahmoud B El-Tamer
    Section of Breast Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Surg 139:1079-82. 2004
    ..Male breast cancer patients have better disease-specific survival than carefully matched female breast cancer patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint The development of interval breast malignancies in patients with BRCA mutations
    Ian K Komenaka
    The Comprehensive Breast Center, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Cancer 100:2079-83. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Subclavian steal syndrome in acute myocardial infarction masquerading as acute embolism to left upper extremity-a case report
    Ian K Komenaka
    New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA
    Angiology 55:209-12. 2004
    ..Recognition of coexisting subclavian artery occlusion could prevent cardiac complications that may occur with use of the ipsilateral internal mammary artery during coronary artery bypass surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasound can facilitate the wire guided breast procedure for mammographic abnormalities
    Marcia E Bouton
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Am Surg 77:640-6. 2011
    ..44 cm3, P = 0.17) and the targeted area was more likely to be removed in one specimen (1.1 vs. 1.5, P = 0.03). Intraoperative ultrasound can improve surgical outcomes of the wire guided breast procedure...
  18. doi request reprint Occurrence of prolonged injection site mass with methylene blue but not isosulfan blue after the sentinel node procedure
    Gina R Shirah
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85008, USA
    Arch Surg 146:137-41. 2011
    ..Methylene blue and isosulfan blue perform similarly in the sentinel node procedure...
  19. ncbi request reprint Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome after laparoscopic tubal ligation. A case report
    Sonal G Gandhi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Methodist Hospital, East Pavilion, 4th Floor, 506 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:302-5. 2003
    ..With the increasing use and complexity of these cases, new complications will also develop. Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome is an uncommon finding from the spread of infection in pelvic inflammatory disease, causing perihepatitis...
  20. doi request reprint The effectiveness of grand rounds lectures in a community-based teaching hospital
    Neal Agee
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85008, USA
    J Surg Educ 66:361-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness of weekly didactic grand rounds presentations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasound can decrease the re-excision lumpectomy rate in patients with palpable breast cancers
    Karole M Davis
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Am Surg 77:720-5. 2011
    ..Intraoperative ultrasound can decrease the rate of positive margins and re-excision lumpectomy in patients with palpable breast cancers...
  22. ncbi request reprint An alternative technique for immediate breast reconstruction
    Ian K Komenaka
    Maricopa Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Am Surg 77:756-60. 2011
    ..In addition, it provides flexibility in scheduling for the surgeons and allows the patient to maintain the appearance of the breast...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pulse oximeter changes with sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer
    Mahmoud El-Tamer
    Section of Breast Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Surg 138:1257-60. 2003
    ..The changes reported with pulse oximetry after the injection of isosulfan blue for sentinel lymph node identification in patients with breast cancer are consistent and predictable...
  24. pmc Strangulated femoral hernia containing a perforated appendix
    Eric T Nguyen
    Department of Surgery, New York Methodist Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Can J Surg 47:68-9. 2004
  25. pmc Preoperative chemotherapy for operable breast cancer improves surgical outcomes in the community hospital setting
    Ian K Komenaka
    Maricopa Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Oncologist 16:752-9. 2011
    ..Many patients are treated in the community setting and some may question the applicability of PC outside the university setting. The potential benefits of PC in terms of surgical outcomes in a community practice were examined...
  26. doi request reprint Understanding of breast cancer concepts in an undereducated county hospital population
    Marcia E Bouton
    Maricopa Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Surg Oncol 102:398-403. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine how well breast cancer patients at a County hospital understood breast cancer concepts and treatment at time of operation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Recurrent eosinophilic mastitis
    Ian K Komenaka
    Comprehensive Breast Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am Surg 69:620-3. 2003
    ..Its recurrence despite excision to negative margins, however, may indicate that control of the eosinophilia--and possibly the underlying disorder--is important to prevent further recurrence...
  28. doi request reprint Intraoperative touch imprint and frozen section analysis of sentinel lymph nodes after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA
    Ann Surg 251:319-22. 2010
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of touch imprint and frozen section analysis of sentinel nodes after neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Postoperative vomiting causing esophageal rupture after antiemetic use. A case report
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Methodist Hospital, Buckley 6, 506 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:124-6. 2003
    ..Despite the lack of evidence-based data, these medications have also been increasingly used in the management of postoperative ileus. This practice is dangerous and increases the risk for morbidity and mortality...
  30. ncbi request reprint A technique to prevent recurrence of lactiferous duct fistula
    Ian K Komenaka
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University and Wishard Memorial Hospital, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:253-6. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint Mini-laparotomy cholecystectomy in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a community-based hospital perspective
    Sylvanus O Oyogoa
    Department of Surgery, New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Am Surg 69:604-7. 2003
    ..We conclude that minicholecystectomy can be used as a viable alternative to laparoscopic cholecystectomy especially in patients who cannot tolerate laparoscopic procedures and in areas where cost containment is critical...
  32. ncbi request reprint Strongyloides appendicitis: unusual etiology in two siblings with chronic abdominal pain
    Ian K Komenaka
    Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 38:E8-10. 2003
    ..This increased index of suspicion will allow more prompt diagnosis and help avoid the morbidity of delayed operation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Benign glandular inclusions a rare cause of a false positive sentinel node
    Laura E Norton
    Section of Breast Surgical Oncology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Surg Oncol 95:593-6. 2007
    ..The limitations of intra-operative evaluation of sentinel nodes make differentiation of uncommon pathology difficult. A conservative approach should be taken with these lesions as permanent sections will often elucidate the diagnosis...
  34. pmc The contralateral sentinel node
    Ian K Komenaka
    Section of Breast Surgery, Indiana University Cancer Center, Indianapolis, Ind 46202, USA
    Can J Surg 48:416-7. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Management of metastatic melanoma to the breast with high-dose interleukin-2 and surgical resection
    Ian K Komenaka
    Breast J 11:158-9. 2005
  36. ncbi request reprint Is there an increased risk for DVT with the VNUS closure procedure?
    Ian K Komenaka
    J Vasc Surg 36:1311. 2002