Thomas Schnelldorfer

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Carl Gussenbauer: pioneer in pancreatic surgery
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 Jonathan Lucas Street, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    World J Surg 27:753-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of feeding tube placement during pancreaticoduodenectomy for chronic pancreatitis
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Am Surg 73:1262-5. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Operative management of chronic pancreatitis: longterm results in 372 patients
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:1039-45; discussion 1045-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Forgotten pioneers of pancreatic surgery: beyond the favorite few
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 247:191-202. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Pancreatoduodenectomy for ductal adenocarcinoma: implications of positive margin on survival
    Javairiah Fatima
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Surg 145:167-72. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Survival after resection for invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm and for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: a multi-institutional comparison according to American Joint Committee on Cancer Stage
    Joshua A Waters
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:275-83. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Do preoperative pancreatic stents increase operative morbidity for chronic pancreatitis?
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1878-82. 2005
  8. pmc Invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm: predictors of survival and role of adjuvant therapy
    Olivier Turrini
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 12:447-55. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Should elective surgery for chronic pancreatitis be performed in high-risk patients?
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Am Surg 72:592-7; discussion 597-8. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Factors influencing lymph node recovery from the operative specimen after gastrectomy for gastric adenocarcinoma
    Scott J Schoenleber
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:1233-7. 2009

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Carl Gussenbauer: pioneer in pancreatic surgery
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 Jonathan Lucas Street, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    World J Surg 27:753-7. 2003
    ..With his discipline, insight, and innovative thought, Gussenbauer initiated the modern era of pancreatic surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of feeding tube placement during pancreaticoduodenectomy for chronic pancreatitis
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Am Surg 73:1262-5. 2007
    ..The majority of the feeding tubes are used in postoperative care, but they do not prevent the need for total parenteral nutrition and do not shorten length of hospital stay...
  3. ncbi request reprint Operative management of chronic pancreatitis: longterm results in 372 patients
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:1039-45; discussion 1045-7. 2007
    ..This study evaluates a single-center experience with operative management of chronic pancreatitis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Forgotten pioneers of pancreatic surgery: beyond the favorite few
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 247:191-202. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Pancreatoduodenectomy for ductal adenocarcinoma: implications of positive margin on survival
    Javairiah Fatima
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Surg 145:167-72. 2010
    ..To assess the effect of R0 resection margin status and R0 en bloc resection in pancreatoduodenectomy outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Survival after resection for invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm and for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: a multi-institutional comparison according to American Joint Committee on Cancer Stage
    Joshua A Waters
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:275-83. 2011
    ..This difference may be explained by earlier presentation of inv-IPMN. We hypothesized that inv-IPMN has survival comparable with PDAC after resection when matched by stage...
  7. ncbi request reprint Do preoperative pancreatic stents increase operative morbidity for chronic pancreatitis?
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1878-82. 2005
    ..Recent studies suggest that preoperative placement of bile duct stents increases morbidity after pancreatic surgery. The influence of pancreatic duct stenting on outcome after pancreatic surgery is unknown...
  8. pmc Invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm: predictors of survival and role of adjuvant therapy
    Olivier Turrini
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 12:447-55. 2010
    ..It is unclear whether adjuvant treatment for invasive IPMN improves survival. This study aimed to determine the impact of adjuvant treatment in invasive IPMN...
  9. ncbi request reprint Should elective surgery for chronic pancreatitis be performed in high-risk patients?
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Am Surg 72:592-7; discussion 597-8. 2006
    ..High-risk patients should not be excluded from operative treatment, but need to be closely selected on a case-by-case basis...
  10. doi request reprint Factors influencing lymph node recovery from the operative specimen after gastrectomy for gastric adenocarcinoma
    Scott J Schoenleber
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:1233-7. 2009
    ..Currently, the number of lymph nodes examined is frequently less than requirements for accurate staging. Clinical factors associated with lymph node recovery are understood poorly...
  11. doi request reprint Experience with 208 resections for intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Surg 143:639-46; discussion 646. 2008
    ..Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) is an increasingly recognized disease of the pancreas. We report our experience with pancreatic resection for IPMN...
  12. pmc Patterns of pancreatic resection differ between patients with familial and sporadic pancreatic cancer
    Joshua G Barton
    Division of GI and General Surgery, Mayo 12, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:836-42. 2011
    ..Although the increased risk of developing pancreatic cancer (PC) in families with a strong history of the disease is well known, characteristics and outcomes of patients with familial PC is not described well...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of malnutrition on morbidity after Surgery for chronic pancreatitis
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Surgery, 96 Jonathan Lucas Street, P O Box 250613, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am Surg 71:466-72; discussion 472-3. 2005
    ..Malnutrition was associated with a higher incidence of postoperative complications after surgery for chronic pancreatitis. An increase in operative morbidity might be related to decreased protein synthesis and impaired immunocompetence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reoperative surgery for chronic pancreatitis: is it safe?
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 Jonathan Lucas Street, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    World J Surg 30:1321-8. 2006
    ..This study evaluates the influence of prior pancreatic procedures on operative morbidity for chronic pancreatitis...
  15. doi request reprint Long-term survival after pancreatoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: is cure possible?
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 247:456-62. 2008
    ..To determine long-term survival after pancreatoduodenectomy for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma and to identify clinical factors associated with long-term survival...
  16. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of alcohol-associated chronic pancreatitis: the challenges and pitfalls
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Am Surg 74:503-7; discussion 508-9. 2008
    ..Caution needs to be taken to prevent postoperative alcohol withdrawal. Long-term follow up with psychosocial support and management of co-existing addictions is important...
  17. doi request reprint Management of giant hemangioma of the liver: resection versus observation
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:724-30. 2010
    ..Although recent case series suggest a low complication rate with nonoperative management, the classic paradigm of preventive operative resection remains...
  18. pmc Polycystic liver disease: a critical appraisal of hepatic resection, cyst fenestration, and liver transplantation
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 250:112-8. 2009
    ..To identify operative morbidity, mortality, and long-term outcome after operative treatment for symptomatic polycystic liver disease (PLD) and develop a treatment algorithm for patients with PLD...
  19. ncbi request reprint Distal pancreatectomy for chronic pancreatitis: risk factors for postoperative pancreatic fistula
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 Jonathan Lucas Street, P O Box 250613, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:991-7. 2007
    ..These factors, if medically reversible, should be addressed in patients who are candidates for distal pancreatectomy for chronic pancreatitis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Long-term results after surgery for autoimmune sclerosing pancreatitis
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:56-8. 2007
    ..Patients with ASP and a mass suspicious for malignancy or refractory duct disruption require operative intervention. Early postoperative outcome, long-term pain control, and improvement in quality of life appear to be good...
  21. ncbi request reprint Outcome after lateral pancreaticojejunostomy in patients with chronic pancreatitis associated with pancreas divisum
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Am Surg 69:1041-4; discussion 1045-6. 2003
    ..This includes inadequate drainage of the head of gland, failure to drain small ducts, and perineural inflammation...
  22. doi request reprint What is the duct of Luschka?--A systematic review
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 4 Silverstein, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:656-62. 2012
    ..Though cited frequently and discussed in the literature, the original description by Hubert von Luschka and many anatomic details of these subvesical bile ducts remain ill-defined...
  23. doi request reprint Development of pancreatoduodenectomy in North America
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surg Today 41:377-81. 2011
    ..Pancreatoduodenectomy has been developed over more than 100 years, with contributions being made by many countries to the various aspects of the technique...
  24. doi request reprint The birth of pancreatic surgery: a tribute to Friedrich Wilhelm Wandesleben
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    World J Surg 34:190-3. 2010
    ..This operation should be acknowledged as the world's first reported operation on the human pancreas. The surgeon, the operation, and its implications for future pancreatic operations are the subjects of this historical review...
  25. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the liver
    Thomas Schnelldorfer
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 Jonathan Lucas Street, P O Box 250613, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 14:421-3. 2007
    ..One-year recovery was uneventful. This report discusses the presentation, diagnosis, and controversies in management of this disease...