Kyla M Bennett

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patient socioeconomic status is an independent predictor of operative mortality
    Kyla M Bennett
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Ann Surg 252:552-7; discussion 557-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes and health care resource utilization in super-elderly trauma patients
    Kyla M Bennett
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Surg Res 163:127-31. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in the utilization of high-volume hospitals by minority and underinsured surgical patients
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am Surg 76:529-38. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Racial disparities in outcomes after appendectomy for acute appendicitis
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Surg 204:11-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Failure-to-pursue rescue: explaining excess mortality in elderly emergency general surgical patients with preexisting "do-not-resuscitate" orders
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Ann Surg 256:453-61. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Surgical trainee participation during infrainguinal bypass grafting procedures is associated with increased early postoperative graft failure
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:715-20. 2012
  7. pmc Pre- and intraoperative variables affecting early outcomes in elderly patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Sebastian G de la Fuente
    Department of Surgical Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:887-92. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The volume-outcomes relationship for United States Level I trauma centers
    Kyla M Bennett
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Surg Res 167:19-23. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Temporal trends in lung transplant center volume and outcomes in the United States
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Transplantation 89:639-43. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Low volume is associated with worse patient outcomes for pediatric liver transplant centers
    Elisabeth T Tracy
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:108-13. 2010

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Patient socioeconomic status is an independent predictor of operative mortality
    Kyla M Bennett
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Ann Surg 252:552-7; discussion 557-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the impact of patient socioeconomic status (SES) on operative mortality within the context of associated factors...
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes and health care resource utilization in super-elderly trauma patients
    Kyla M Bennett
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Surg Res 163:127-31. 2010
    ..Few studies have compared the post-injury outcomes of super-elderly patients to elderly patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in the utilization of high-volume hospitals by minority and underinsured surgical patients
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am Surg 76:529-38. 2010
    ..Existing racial and insurance-based disparities in the utilization of high-volume surgical care will persist or become even more pronounced without active intervention from health care policymakers...
  4. doi request reprint Racial disparities in outcomes after appendectomy for acute appendicitis
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Surg 204:11-7. 2012
    ..Although black patients with acute appendicitis have been shown to be less likely than whites to undergo laparoscopic appendectomy, it is unknown whether they suffer increased complications after surgical management of acute appendicitis...
  5. doi request reprint Failure-to-pursue rescue: explaining excess mortality in elderly emergency general surgical patients with preexisting "do-not-resuscitate" orders
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Ann Surg 256:453-61. 2012
    ..To describe the outcomes of elderly patients with do-not-resuscitate (DNR) status who undergo emergency general surgery and to improve understanding of the relationship between preoperative DNR status and postoperative mortality...
  6. doi request reprint Surgical trainee participation during infrainguinal bypass grafting procedures is associated with increased early postoperative graft failure
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:715-20. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to determine the potential effect of surgical trainee participation during infrainguinal bypass procedures on postoperative graft patency rates...
  7. pmc Pre- and intraoperative variables affecting early outcomes in elderly patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Sebastian G de la Fuente
    Department of Surgical Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:887-92. 2011
    ..In this study we compared early complication and mortality rates between patients younger and older than 80 years of age who underwent pancreaticoduodenectomy using a validated national database...
  8. doi request reprint The volume-outcomes relationship for United States Level I trauma centers
    Kyla M Bennett
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Surg Res 167:19-23. 2011
    ..Previous studies of the center volume-outcomes relationship for severe trauma care have yielded conflicting findings regarding the presence or nature of such a relationship. Few studies have confined their analysis to Level I centers...
  9. doi request reprint Temporal trends in lung transplant center volume and outcomes in the United States
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Transplantation 89:639-43. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint Low volume is associated with worse patient outcomes for pediatric liver transplant centers
    Elisabeth T Tracy
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:108-13. 2010
    ..The objective of our study was to determine whether such an association exists for pediatric liver transplantation...
  11. doi request reprint Regionalization of hepatic resections is associated with increasing disparities among some patient populations in use of high-volume providers
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:831-8. 2008
    ..The goal of our study was to determine the temporal trends in provider volume for liver resection procedures...
  12. doi request reprint Defining the impact of resident participation on outcomes after appendectomy
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Surg 255:577-82. 2012
    ..To determine whether resident participation impacts complication rates after appendectomy...
  13. doi request reprint Does intent matter? The medical and societal burden of self-inflicted injury
    Kyla M Bennett
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Trauma 67:841-7. 2009
    ..The objective of our study was to assess the impact of injury intentionality on the outcomes and healthcare resource utilization of severely injured patients in the United States...
  14. doi request reprint Multifactorial analysis of the learning curve for robot-assisted laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch
    Ranjan Sudan
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Ann Surg 255:940-5. 2012
    ..To assess the impact of surgeon, patient, and case-specific factors on the learning curve of robot-assisted laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (RA-LBPD/DS)...
  15. doi request reprint Effectiveness of laparoscopic computer simulator versus usage of box trainer for endoscopic surgery training of novices
    Diana L Diesen
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Surg Educ 68:282-9. 2011
    ..Two types of simulators currently in use include virtual reality and box trainers. Our study examined which simulator technique was most effective in teaching novice trainees laparoscopic techniques...
  16. doi request reprint Will the clinicians support the researchers and teachers? Results of a salary satisfaction survey of 947 academic surgeons
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Ann Surg 250:432-9. 2009
    ..To determine whether academic surgeons are satisfied with their salaries, and if they are willing to forego some compensation to support departmental academic endeavors...
  17. doi request reprint Surgeon-performed ultrasound is superior to 99Tc-sestamibi scanning to localize parathyroid adenomas in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism: results in 516 patients over 10 years
    Brian R Untch
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:522-9; discussion 529-31. 2011
    ..We sought to determine the relative contributions of SUS and MIBI to accurately predict adenoma location...
  18. doi request reprint Improved staging in node-positive breast cancer patients using lymph node ratio: results in 1,788 patients with long-term follow-up
    Melissa E Danko
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:797-805.e1, 805-7. 2010
    ..We sought to confirm that a ratio of positive nodes to total nodes examined (LNR) has prognostic value beyond the current TNM classification for women with node-positive breast cancer...
  19. pmc A 9-Year retrospective review of antibiotic cycling in a surgical intensive care unit
    Shiva Sarraf-Yazdi
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Surg Res 176:e73-8. 2012
    ..We also examined susceptibility patterns in the medical intensive care unit (MICU) where antibiotic cycling is not practiced...
  20. doi request reprint Workforce projections for hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:678-84. 2008
    ..We wanted to determine whether current levels of fellowship training in hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) surgery will be sufficient to meet demand for HPB procedures in 2020...