Rebecka L Meyers

Summary

Affiliation: Intermountain Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation in the management of unresectable hepatoblastoma in children
    Rebecka L Meyers
    University of Utah, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    Front Biosci (Elite Ed) 4:1293-302. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of hepatoblastoma
    Rebecka L Meyers
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:800-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Reflux esophageal stricture--a review of 30 years' experience in children
    Erik G Pearson
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84103, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:2356-60. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Predictive power of pretreatment prognostic factors in children with hepatoblastoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Rebecka L Meyers
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Utah, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:1016-22. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Decompressive laparotomy for abdominal compartment syndrome in children: before it is too late
    Erik G Pearson
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1324-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The role of focused abdominal sonography for trauma (FAST) in pediatric trauma evaluation
    Eric R Scaife
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:1377-83. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Split abdominal wall muscle flap repair vs patch repair of large congenital diaphragmatic hernias
    Douglas C Barnhart
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:81-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Neurologically intact children with an isolated skull fracture may be safely discharged after brief observation
    Michael D Rollins
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1342-6. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Prophylactic appendectomy: unnecessary in children with incidental appendicoliths detected by computed tomographic scan
    Michael D Rollins
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:2377-80. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Clinical variables as prognostic tools in pediatric-onset ulcerative colitis: a retrospective cohort study
    Jill C Moore
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:15-21. 2011

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation in the management of unresectable hepatoblastoma in children
    Rebecka L Meyers
    University of Utah, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    Front Biosci (Elite Ed) 4:1293-302. 2012
    ..3) What is the role of transplant in patients who present with lung metastasis. 3) Should patients with tumor relapse be offered a rescue transplant. 4) What is the role of pre- and post- transplant chemotherapy...
  2. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of hepatoblastoma
    Rebecka L Meyers
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:800-8. 2012
    ..The risk of complications can be minimized with preoperative planning, appropriate referral, and precise surgical technique...
  3. doi request reprint Reflux esophageal stricture--a review of 30 years' experience in children
    Erik G Pearson
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84103, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:2356-60. 2010
    ..This makes it difficult to counsel some patients about realistic treatment expectations. The objective of this study is to evaluate our institutional experience and define the natural history and treatment outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Predictive power of pretreatment prognostic factors in children with hepatoblastoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Rebecka L Meyers
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Utah, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:1016-22. 2009
    ..Puzzled by this result, we made a similar comparison of PRETEXT and COG stage. This time, however, we include all patients, and we compare predictive value at diagnosis, instead of after neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  5. doi request reprint Decompressive laparotomy for abdominal compartment syndrome in children: before it is too late
    Erik G Pearson
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1324-9. 2010
    ..This underrecognition can result in a critical delay in diagnosis causing increased morbidity and mortality. This study examines the clinical course of patients treated for ACS at our institution...
  6. doi request reprint The role of focused abdominal sonography for trauma (FAST) in pediatric trauma evaluation
    Eric R Scaife
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:1377-83. 2013
    ..With increasing concerns about radiation exposure, we questioned whether a structured program of FAST might decrease CT use...
  7. doi request reprint Split abdominal wall muscle flap repair vs patch repair of large congenital diaphragmatic hernias
    Douglas C Barnhart
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:81-6. 2012
    ..Large congenital diaphragmatic hernias are commonly repaired with a prosthetic patch. We hypothesized that a split abdominal wall muscle flap would reduce the risk of recurrence...
  8. doi request reprint Neurologically intact children with an isolated skull fracture may be safely discharged after brief observation
    Michael D Rollins
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1342-6. 2011
    ..We sought to estimate the risk of neurologic deterioration in children with a Glasgow coma score (GCS) 15 and ISF to reduce unnecessary hospital admissions...
  9. doi request reprint Prophylactic appendectomy: unnecessary in children with incidental appendicoliths detected by computed tomographic scan
    Michael D Rollins
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:2377-80. 2010
    ..Controversy exists regarding the clinical significance of an isolated appendicolith on computed tomographic (CT) scan. We sought to determine the risk of developing appendicitis in children with an incidentally noted appendicolith...
  10. doi request reprint Clinical variables as prognostic tools in pediatric-onset ulcerative colitis: a retrospective cohort study
    Jill C Moore
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:15-21. 2011
    ..We postulated that routinely measured clinical variables measured at diagnosis would predict colectomy in patients with pediatric-onset UC...
  11. doi request reprint Elimination of soybean lipid emulsion in parenteral nutrition and supplementation with enteral fish oil improve cholestasis in infants with short bowel syndrome
    Michael D Rollins
    Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113 1103, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 25:199-204. 2010
    ..Six cases are presented in which cholestasis resolved after soybean lipid emulsion (SLE) was removed from parenteral nutrition (PN) and enteral fish oil was given...
  12. ncbi request reprint Surgical resection of pulmonary metastatic lesions in children with hepatoblastoma
    Rebecka L Meyers
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 42:2050-6. 2007
    ..In this study, we aimed to determine the long-term outcome of patients with hepatoblastoma who have a surgical resection of pulmonary metastatic lesions...
  13. doi request reprint Pediatric organ donation and transplantation
    Jennifer K Workman
    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84158, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1723-30. 2013
    ..Alternative donor sources, such as donation after circulatory determination of death (DCDD), are needed. The objective of this study was to examine the impact of DCDD on trends in pediatric organ donation and transplantation...
  14. doi request reprint Successful use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for acute respiratory failure in a patient with chronic granulomatous disease
    Jesse L Madden
    Department of Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:E21-3. 2012
    ..Therefore, the diagnosis of CGD should not necessarily be considered a contraindication to ECMO. This is the first known survivor of CGD-related acute respiratory failure supported by ECMO...
  15. doi request reprint Division of the fistula in laparoscopic-assisted repair of anorectal malformations-are clips or ties necessary?
    Michael D Rollins
    University of Utah, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, 84113 1103, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:298-301. 2009
    ..We postulated that the fistula could be managed with simple division and temporary diversion of urine through a Foley catheter without surgical ligation of the fistula similar to the management of a traumatic urethral injury...
  16. doi request reprint Closed gastroschisis: total parenteral nutrition-free survival with aggressive attempts at bowel preservation and intestinal adaptation
    Sarah A Vogler
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1006-10. 2008
    ..It has been described as "closed gastroschisis" or "vanishing midgut."..