Kelly Lesperance

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi National trends and outcomes for the surgical therapy of ileocolonic Crohn's disease: a population-based analysis of laparoscopic vs. open approaches
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:1251-9. 2009
  2. doi The morbidity of Clostridium difficile infection after elective colonic resection-results from a national population database
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98433, USA
    Am J Surg 201:141-8. 2011
  3. ncbi The significance of penetrating gluteal injuries: an analysis of the Operation Iraqi Freedom experience
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, USA
    J Surg Educ 65:61-6. 2008
  4. doi Expanding use of emergency endovascular repair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms: disparities in outcomes from a nationwide perspective
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:1165-70; discussion 1170-1. 2008
  5. ncbi Resectional gastric bypass outcomes in active duty soldiers: a retrospective review
    Lionel R Brounts
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:657-61. 2009
  6. doi Early postoperative fever and the "routine" fever work-up: results of a prospective study
    Richard Lesperance
    Department of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Surg Res 171:245-50. 2011
  7. ncbi A simplified set of trauma triage criteria to safely reduce overtriage: a prospective study
    Ryan Lehmann
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    Arch Surg 144:853-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi National trends and outcomes for the surgical therapy of ileocolonic Crohn's disease: a population-based analysis of laparoscopic vs. open approaches
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:1251-9. 2009
    ..The laparoscopic approach to Crohn's disease has demonstrated benefits in several small series. We sought to examine its use and outcomes on a national level...
  2. doi The morbidity of Clostridium difficile infection after elective colonic resection-results from a national population database
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98433, USA
    Am J Surg 201:141-8. 2011
    ..Clostridium difficile (CD), a gram-positive rod bacterium, resides normally within the human colon. Antibiotic treatment alters normal colonic flora, potentiating abnormal overgrowth of CD...
  3. ncbi The significance of penetrating gluteal injuries: an analysis of the Operation Iraqi Freedom experience
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, USA
    J Surg Educ 65:61-6. 2008
    ..Although penetrating gluteal injuries rarely are life-threatening, the risk for concomitant injury to regional anatomic structures warrants additional evaluation. We analyzed factors affecting the management and outcomes of these injuries...
  4. doi Expanding use of emergency endovascular repair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms: disparities in outcomes from a nationwide perspective
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:1165-70; discussion 1170-1. 2008
    ..We sought to examine the national trends in use and associated outcomes with EVAR...
  5. ncbi Resectional gastric bypass outcomes in active duty soldiers: a retrospective review
    Lionel R Brounts
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:657-61. 2009
    ..We report our experience with such patients undergoing open resectional gastric bypass...
  6. doi Early postoperative fever and the "routine" fever work-up: results of a prospective study
    Richard Lesperance
    Department of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Surg Res 171:245-50. 2011
    ..Fever in the postoperative period frequently results in a battery of diagnostic tests in search of an etiology. We sought to evaluate the incidence and utility of extensive postoperative fever evaluations in a teaching hospital setting...
  7. ncbi A simplified set of trauma triage criteria to safely reduce overtriage: a prospective study
    Ryan Lehmann
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    Arch Surg 144:853-8. 2009
    ..Many trauma systems have adopted complex triage algorithms that are difficult to use and contain poorly validated variables...