D Rattner

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physicians' choice for their own hernia repairs
    D W Rattner
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 10:75-7. 2000
  2. pmc Patient perception of natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery in an endoscopy screening program in Korea
    Min Chan Kim
    Department of Surgery, Dong A University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 53:960-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Looking ahead: the SSAT strategic plan for the next decade
    David W Rattner
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1077-85. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint What is NOSCAR?
    David W Rattner
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 66:11-2. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint ASGE/SAGES Working Group on Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery. October 2005
    D Rattner
    SAGES ASGE Working Group on Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:329-33. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The need for training opportunities in advanced laparoscopic surgery
    D W Rattner
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:1066-70. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: Making patient safety automatic
    David W Rattner
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 5 Parkman Street, WAC337, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surgery 137:302-3. 2005
  8. pmc Pancreatic fistula rates after 462 distal pancreatectomies: staplers do not decrease fistula rates
    Cristina R Ferrone
    Department of General Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1691-7; discussion 1697-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint NOTES rectosigmoid resection using transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) with transgastric endoscopic assistance: a pilot study in swine
    Patricia Sylla
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1717-23. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidental pancreatic cysts: clinicopathologic characteristics and comparison with symptomatic patients
    Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo
    Department of Surgery and Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital ACC 336, 15 Parkman Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Surg 138:427-3; discussion 433-4. 2003

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Physicians' choice for their own hernia repairs
    D W Rattner
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 10:75-7. 2000
    ..This study sought to determine if physicians as patients had different preferences for their own hernia repairs than nonphysician patients...
  2. pmc Patient perception of natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery in an endoscopy screening program in Korea
    Min Chan Kim
    Department of Surgery, Dong A University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 53:960-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to determine patients' acceptance of NOTES in Korea and to compare their views about laparoscopic surgery and NOTES for benign and malignant diseases...
  3. doi request reprint Looking ahead: the SSAT strategic plan for the next decade
    David W Rattner
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1077-85. 2011
    ..Implicit in this plan is the need for annual review by the Board of Trustees at the May Board Meeting so that modifications can be made as the world around us changes...
  4. ncbi request reprint What is NOSCAR?
    David W Rattner
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 66:11-2. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint ASGE/SAGES Working Group on Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery. October 2005
    D Rattner
    SAGES ASGE Working Group on Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:329-33. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The need for training opportunities in advanced laparoscopic surgery
    D W Rattner
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:1066-70. 2001
    ..Objective: To assess surgical residents' perception of the need for training in advanced laparoscopic surgery in addition to that provided in a standard general surgical residency...
  7. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: Making patient safety automatic
    David W Rattner
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 5 Parkman Street, WAC337, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surgery 137:302-3. 2005
  8. pmc Pancreatic fistula rates after 462 distal pancreatectomies: staplers do not decrease fistula rates
    Cristina R Ferrone
    Department of General Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1691-7; discussion 1697-8. 2008
    ..Pancreatic fistula is a major source of morbidity after distal pancreatectomy (DP). We reviewed 462 consecutive patients undergoing DP to determine if the method of stump closure impacted fistula rates...
  9. doi request reprint NOTES rectosigmoid resection using transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) with transgastric endoscopic assistance: a pilot study in swine
    Patricia Sylla
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1717-23. 2008
    ..After maximal sigmoid mobilization, the specimen was exteriorized and transected, and the proximal colon was stapled to the distal rectum. In a subset of animals, transgastric endoscopic access was used to mobilize the colon further...
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidental pancreatic cysts: clinicopathologic characteristics and comparison with symptomatic patients
    Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo
    Department of Surgery and Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital ACC 336, 15 Parkman Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Surg 138:427-3; discussion 433-4. 2003
    ..Widespread use of computed tomography and ultrasound has led to the identification of increasing numbers of patients with asymptomatic cystic lesions of the pancreas...
  11. doi request reprint Reducing the unexpectedly high rate of injuries caused by NOTES gastrotomy creation
    Dae Kyung Sohn
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, WACC 460, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:277-82. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to identify the incidence and types of complications related to gastrotomy creation with the needle knife puncture and balloon dilatation technique for NOTES access to the peritoneal cavity...
  12. doi request reprint Survival study of natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery for rectosigmoid resection using transanal endoscopic microsurgery with or without transgastric endoscopic assistance in a swine model
    Patricia Sylla
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 15 Parkman Street, WACC 460, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:2022-30. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint NOTES transanal rectal cancer resection using transanal endoscopic microsurgery and laparoscopic assistance
    Patricia Sylla
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:1205-10. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of endoscopic transgastric distal pancreatectomy in a porcine animal model
    Kai Matthes
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 66:762-6. 2007
    ..In contrast to laparoscopic tubal ligation, oophorectomy, and appendectomy, laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy is associated with a morbidity rate of more than 50% and a mortality rate of more than 3%...
  15. doi request reprint Natural orifice versus conventional laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy in a porcine model: a randomized, controlled trial
    Field F Willingham
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 70:740-7. 2009
    ..Distal pancreatectomy has significant postoperative morbidity and would permit rigorous examination in a controlled trial setting...
  16. doi request reprint Feasibility of endoscopic transesophageal thoracic sympathectomy (with video)
    Brian G Turner
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:171-5. 2010
    ..Thoracoscopic sympathectomy is the preferred surgical treatment for patients with disabling palmar hyperhidrosis. Current methods require a transthoracic approach to permit ablation of the thoracic sympathetic chain...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluating an optimal gastric closure method for transgastric surgery
    M Ryou
    Department of Gastroenterology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:677-80. 2007
    ..The effectiveness of various techniques for gastrotomy closure were compared by assessing leak pressures in an ex vivo porcine stomach model...
  18. doi request reprint En bloc esophageal mucosectomy for concentric circumferential mucosal resection (with video)
    Field F Willingham
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:147-51. 2009
    ..With conventional EMR, specimens are fragmented, metaplasia may be left behind, and invasive lesions could be missed because of incomplete sampling. Concentric subtotal esophageal mucosectomy would address these limitations...
  19. doi request reprint Leaks and endoscopic assessment of break of integrity after NOTES gastrotomy: the LEAKING study, a prospective, randomized, controlled trial
    Field F Willingham
    Department of Medicine, Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:1018-24. 2010
    ..Gastric leak testing after natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) gastrotomy closure may help reduce the risk of leaks after transgastric procedures...
  20. doi request reprint Natural orifice transesophageal mediastinoscopy and thoracoscopy: a survival series in swine
    Denise W Gee
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Wang Ambulatory Care Center 460, 15 Parkman Street, Boston, MA 02114 3117, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:2117-22. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to demonstrate the feasibility of transesophageal natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) and to determine the complications that might be seen in surviving animals...
  21. doi request reprint Malpractice carrier underwrites Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery training and testing: a benchmark for patient safety
    Alexandre Y Derevianko
    Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:616-23. 2010
    ..The study investigated the participating surgeons' pattern of MIS skills acquisition, subjective laparoscopic comfort level, operative activity, and perception of the FLS role in surgical education, credentialing, and patient safety...
  22. doi request reprint The effect of neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy on the prognostic value of lymph nodes after rectal cancer surgery
    Coen L Klos
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman St, WAC 460, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Surg 200:440-5. 2010
    ..Neoadjuvant therapy may affect the prognostic impact of total lymph node harvests and lymph node positivity after surgery for rectal cancer...
  23. doi request reprint Endoscopic interventions for weight loss surgery
    James C Ellsmere
    Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:929-33. 2009
    ..These interventions should be a high priority for development and investigation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Patients undergoing treatment for pancreatic adenocarcinoma can mount an effective immune response to vaccinations
    Jennifer F Tseng
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Pancreatology 5:67-74. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether patients undergoing postresection or primary medical treatment for pancreatic adenocarcinoma were immunocompetent...
  25. ncbi request reprint Environmental impact of accelerated clinical care in a high-volume center
    Elizabeth A Sailhamer
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Surgery 142:343-9. 2007
    ..The sustainability of the benefits and the "drag" effect on non-participating surgeons through changed nursing and resident practice is undetermined...
  26. ncbi request reprint Paraesophageal hernia: when to operate?
    Nicholas Stylopoulos
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Adv Surg 37:213-29. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Innovation, disruption, and the perils of success. SAGES Presidential Address, 14 April 2005
    David W Rattner
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:1802-8. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Transcolonic endoscopic cholecystectomy: a NOTES survival study in a porcine model (with video)
    Reina D Pai
    Division of Gastroenterology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 64:428-34. 2006
    ..Both studies detail substantial technical limitations, with only a 33% success rate when limited to 1 gastric incision site, despite the use of a multichannel locking endoscope...
  29. pmc Serous cystadenoma of the pancreas: tumor growth rates and recommendations for treatment
    Jennifer F Tseng
    Departments of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Surg 242:413-9; discussion 419-21. 2005
    ..To define the natural history and optimal management of serous cystadenoma of the pancreas...
  30. ncbi request reprint What is NOSCAR?
    David W Rattner
    Surg Endosc 21:1045-6. 2007