John E Scarborough

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationship between provider volume and outcomes for orthotopic liver transplantation
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1527-33. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Use of endovascular therapy for peripheral arterial lesions: an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank from 2007 to 2009
    Mathias Worni
    Research on Research Group, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 27:299-305. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma: do contemporary morbidity and mortality rates demand a transition to ablation as first-line treatment?
    George Z Li
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, NC
    J Am Coll Surg 218:827-34. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Resident education in the era of patient safety: a nationwide analysis of outcomes and complications in resident-assisted oncologic surgery
    Anthony W Castleberry
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3715-24. 2013
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint Vagotomy/drainage is superior to local oversew in patients who require emergency surgery for bleeding peptic ulcers
    Vanessa T Schroder
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC Department of Surgery, University of Central Florida, Orlando
    Ann Surg 259:1111-8. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Effects of institutional volumes on operative outcomes for aortic root replacement in North America
    G Chad Hughes
    Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database, Durham, NC, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:166-70. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous diaphragm and liver resection: a propensity-matched analysis of postoperative morbidity
    George Z Li
    School of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:402-11. 2013
  10. doi request reprint A novel scoring system for predicting postoperative venous thromboembolic complications in patients after open aortic surgery
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:620-6; discussion 627-8. 2012

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Publications42

  1. 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationship between provider volume and outcomes for orthotopic liver transplantation
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1527-33. 2008
    ..Furthermore, to our knowledge, no study has been published examining whether individual surgeon volume is associated with outcomes in liver transplantation...
  3. doi request reprint Use of endovascular therapy for peripheral arterial lesions: an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank from 2007 to 2009
    Mathias Worni
    Research on Research Group, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 27:299-305. 2013
    ..The objective of our study was to assess outcomes for endovascular repair (ER) versus operative repair (OR) in PAT...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma: do contemporary morbidity and mortality rates demand a transition to ablation as first-line treatment?
    George Z Li
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, NC
    J Am Coll Surg 218:827-34. 2014
    ..Our objective was to help inform this treatment dilemma by defining perioperative outcomes in a broader set of patients as represented in NSQIP-participating institutions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Resident education in the era of patient safety: a nationwide analysis of outcomes and complications in resident-assisted oncologic surgery
    Anthony W Castleberry
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3715-24. 2013
    ..Complex, oncologic surgery is an important component of resident education. Our objective was to evaluate the impact of resident participation in oncologic procedures on overall 30-day morbidity and mortality...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Vagotomy/drainage is superior to local oversew in patients who require emergency surgery for bleeding peptic ulcers
    Vanessa T Schroder
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC Department of Surgery, University of Central Florida, Orlando
    Ann Surg 259:1111-8. 2014
    ..To compare early postoperative outcomes of patients undergoing different types of emergency procedures for bleeding or perforated gastroduodenal ulcers...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of institutional volumes on operative outcomes for aortic root replacement in North America
    G Chad Hughes
    Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database, Durham, NC, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:166-70. 2013
    ..The present study sought to evaluate the relationship between the volume of aortic root replacement procedures and the operative results for centers in North America...
  9. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous diaphragm and liver resection: a propensity-matched analysis of postoperative morbidity
    George Z Li
    School of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:402-11. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint A novel scoring system for predicting postoperative venous thromboembolic complications in patients after open aortic surgery
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:620-6; discussion 627-8. 2012
    ..The goal of our study was to identify patient and procedure characteristics that are associated with increased VTE risk after aortic surgery and that might therefore merit aggressive prophylaxis against this complication...
  11. ncbi request reprint Feeding jejunostomy during Whipple is associated with increased morbidity
    James C Padussis
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Surg Res 187:361-6. 2014
    ..Placement of a feeding jejunostomy tube (FJ) is often performed during pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD). Few studies, however, have sought to determine whether such placement affects postoperative outcomes after PD...
  12. doi request reprint Comparison of laparoscopic versus open adrenalectomy: results from American College of Surgeons-National Surgery Quality Improvement Project
    Dawn M Elfenbein
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Hospital, Durham, North Carolina 27710 3443, USA
    J Surg Res 184:216-20. 2013
    ..The objective of our analysis was to compare the 30-d outcomes after laparoscopic versus open adrenalectomy using this data source...
  13. doi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open Hartmann procedure for the emergency treatment of diverticulitis: a propensity-matched analysis
    Ryan S Turley
    Department of General Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:72-82. 2013
    ..A laparoscopic approach has been proposed to reduce the high morbidity and mortality associated with the Hartmann procedure for the emergency treatment of diverticulitis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Advanced age is an independent predictor for increased morbidity and mortality after emergent surgery for diverticulitis
    Michael E Lidsky
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Surgery 152:465-72. 2012
    ..The objectives of our study were to determine the association between age and postoperative outcomes after emergency surgery for diverticulitis and to identify risk factors for postoperative mortality among elderly patients...
  15. 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...
  16. doi request reprint Gallstone ileus: revisiting surgical outcomes using National Surgical Quality Improvement Program data
    Mohan K Mallipeddi
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Surg Res 184:84-8. 2013
    ....
  17. doi request reprint The impact of vascular resection on early postoperative outcomes after pancreaticoduodenectomy: an analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database
    Anthony W Castleberry
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4068-77. 2012
    ..Our objective is to review the outcomes associated with VR during PD using a large multicenter data source...
  18. 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...
  19. ncbi 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of do-not-resuscitate status on postoperative mortality in the elderly following emergency surgery
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, DUMC 2837, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Adv Surg 47:213-25. 2013
    ..Whether patient-driven failure-to-pursue-rescue also explains to some extent the high mortality of non-DNR elderly emergency general surgery patients deserves further investigation...
  25. doi request reprint Expectations and outcomes in geriatric patients with do-not-resuscitate orders undergoing emergency surgical management of bowel obstruction
    Paul J Speicher
    Departments of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    JAMA Surg 148:23-8. 2013
    ..To describe the outcomes and the expected postoperative course for patients with do-not-resuscitate (DNR) orders (DNR patients) who undergo emergency surgical management of bowel obstruction...
  26. doi request reprint No need to wait: an analysis of the timing of cholecystectomy during admission for acute cholecystitis using the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database
    Kelli R Brooks
    Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, and Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:167-73; 173-4. 2013
    ..The objective of our analysis was to determine the optimal timing of cholecystectomy during admission for acute cholecystitis...
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint Regional versus general anesthesia for carotid endarterectomy: the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program perspective
    Matthew A Schechter
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Surgery 152:309-14. 2012
    ..This study used the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program to evaluate the influence of anesthesia modality on outcomes after carotid endarterectomy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Locoregional versus general anesthesia for open inguinal herniorrhaphy: a National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis
    Syamal D Bhattacharya
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    Am Surg 78:798-802. 2012
    ....
  30. 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...
  31. 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...
  32. ncbi request reprint Trials of nonoperative management exceeding 3 days are associated with increased morbidity in patients undergoing surgery for uncomplicated adhesive small bowel obstruction
    Jeffrey E Keenan
    From the Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:1367-72. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of incremental delays in surgery on the 30-day postoperative outcomes of patients undergoing surgery for uncomplicated ASBO...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison of helicopter versus ground transport for the interfacility transport of isolated spinal injury
    Norah A Foster
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, 200 Trent Dr, Box 3000, Rm 5309, Duke Clinic Building, Durham, NC 27710, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 14:1147-54. 2014
    ..However, the use of HEMS is facing increasing public scrutiny because of its significantly greater cost and unique risk profile...
  34. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism after hepatic resection: analysis of 5,706 patients
    Ryan S Turley
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1705-14. 2012
    ..The objective of our analysis was to identify perioperative predictors of postoperative VTE in patients undergoing resection...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. pmc Insurance status is associated with acuity of presentation and outcomes for thoracic aortic operations
    Nicholas D Andersen
    From the Departments of Surgery N D A, J B W, P K S, J E S, G C H and Medicine J M B, and the Duke Clinical Research Institute J M B, Y Z, J B W, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC and Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY M L W
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:398-406. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that uninsured patients were more likely to require nonelective thoracic aortic operation due to decreased access to preventative care and elective surgical services...
  39. doi request reprint Risk factors for early failure of surgical amputations: an analysis of 8,878 isolated lower extremity amputation procedures
    PATRICK J O'BRIEN
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:836-42; discussion 842-4. 2013
    ..There are very few data currently published on risk factors for early failure of lower extremity amputation procedures...
  40. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in early clinical outcomes and health care resource utilization for liver transplantation in the United States
    John E Scarborough
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 27710, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:82-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of our study was to conduct a longitudinal analysis of the early clinical outcomes and health care resource utilization for liver transplantation in the United States...
  41. ncbi request reprint Implementation of antibiotic rotation protocol improves antibiotic susceptibility profile in a surgical intensive care unit
    Kyla M Bennett
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Trauma 63:307-11. 2007
    ..We assessed the effect of an antibiotic rotation protocol on the antibiotic susceptibility profiles of three clinically relevant gram-negative microorganisms within our surgical intensive care unit (SICU)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Treatment options for biliary complications after orthotopic liver transplantation
    John E Scarborough
    Dev M Desai, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Surgery, Bell Research Building, Suite 110, DUMC Box 3512, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol 10:81-9. 2007
    ..Operative intervention is still the treatment of choice for significant biliary anastomotic disruptions, massive biliary leaks, or any biliary complication that is associated with severe intra-abdominal or systemic infection...