Bruce G Wolff

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Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prophylactic resection, uncomplicated diverticulitis, and recurrent diverticulitis
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dig Dis 30:108-13. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Is ileoanal the proper operation for indeterminate colitis: the case for
    Bruce G Wolff
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 8:362-5; discussion 368-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint "Latch on to the affirmative: don't mess with Mr. In-Between"
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon Rectal Surgery, Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:547-56. 2006
  4. pmc Alvimopan, a novel, peripherally acting mu opioid antagonist: results of a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase III trial of major abdominal surgery and postoperative ileus
    Bruce G Wolff
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg 240:728-34; discussion 734-5. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Postoperative ileus-related morbidity profile in patients treated with alvimopan after bowel resection
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:609-16. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of pelvic radiotherapy on morbidity and durability of sphincter preservation after coloanal anastomosis for rectal cancers
    Imran Hassan
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:32-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Splenic salvage after intraoperative splenic injury during colectomy
    Stefan D Holubar
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arch Surg 144:1040-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of infliximab on short-term complications in patients undergoing operation for chronic ulcerative colitis
    Chelliah R Selvasekar
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:956-62; discussion 962-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term functional and quality of life outcomes after coloanal anastomosis for distal rectal cancer
    Imran Hassan
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1266-74. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Sexual function, body image, and quality of life after laparoscopic and open ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    David W Larson
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:392-6. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Prophylactic resection, uncomplicated diverticulitis, and recurrent diverticulitis
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dig Dis 30:108-13. 2012
    ..Ischemic colitis is also in the differential diagnosis, and many patients who have diverticulitis, have irritable bowel syndrome as well, so caution must be used in predicting positive outcomes after surgery in these patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Is ileoanal the proper operation for indeterminate colitis: the case for
    Bruce G Wolff
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 8:362-5; discussion 368-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint "Latch on to the affirmative: don't mess with Mr. In-Between"
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon Rectal Surgery, Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:547-56. 2006
  4. pmc Alvimopan, a novel, peripherally acting mu opioid antagonist: results of a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase III trial of major abdominal surgery and postoperative ileus
    Bruce G Wolff
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg 240:728-34; discussion 734-5. 2004
    ..To demonstrate that alvimopan (6 or 12 mg) accelerates recovery of gastrointestinal (GI) function in patients undergoing laparotomy for bowel resection or radical hysterectomy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Postoperative ileus-related morbidity profile in patients treated with alvimopan after bowel resection
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:609-16. 2007
    ..The effect of alvimopan on POI-related morbidity for patients who underwent bowel resection was evaluated in a post-hoc analysis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of pelvic radiotherapy on morbidity and durability of sphincter preservation after coloanal anastomosis for rectal cancers
    Imran Hassan
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:32-7. 2008
    ..This study was designed to assess the impact of pelvic radiotherapy on the incidence of complications and colostomy-free survival of patients after a coloanal anastomosis for rectal cancer...
  7. doi request reprint Splenic salvage after intraoperative splenic injury during colectomy
    Stefan D Holubar
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arch Surg 144:1040-5. 2009
    ..To determine the optimal surgical management of splenic injury encountered during colectomy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of infliximab on short-term complications in patients undergoing operation for chronic ulcerative colitis
    Chelliah R Selvasekar
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:956-62; discussion 962-3. 2007
    ..Infliximab (IFX), an antitumor necrosis factor-alpha antibody, has demonstrated efficacy in medical management of CUC. The aim of this study is to determine if IFX before IPAA impacts short-term outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term functional and quality of life outcomes after coloanal anastomosis for distal rectal cancer
    Imran Hassan
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1266-74. 2006
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the long-term functional and quality-of-life outcomes of patients after coloanal anastomosis for distal rectal cancer...
  10. doi request reprint Sexual function, body image, and quality of life after laparoscopic and open ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    David W Larson
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:392-6. 2008
    ..This study was designed to compare self-reported sexual function, body image, and quality of life outcomes among ulcerative colitis patients undergoing laparoscopic or open ileal pouch-anal anastomosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Postoperative morbidity with diversion after low anterior resection in the era of neoadjuvant therapy: a single institution experience
    Vassiliki L Tsikitis
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 209:114-8. 2009
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  12. pmc Long-term direct costs before and after proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Stefan D Holubar
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:1815-23. 2009
    ..This study was designed to test the hypothesis that patients undergoing definitive surgery for chronic ulcerative colitis have reduced direct medical costs after, as compared with before, total proctocolectomy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Early postoperative complications are not increased in patients with Crohn's disease treated perioperatively with infliximab or immunosuppressive therapy
    Jean Frederic Colombel
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Division of Colorectal Surgery, and Section of Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:878-83. 2004
    ..The aim was to determine whether the use of steroids, immunosuppressive agents, or infliximab prior to abdominal surgery for Crohn's disease is associated with an increased rate of early postoperative complications...
  14. doi request reprint Diagnoses influence surgical site infections (SSI) in colorectal surgery: a must consideration for SSI reporting programs?
    Rajesh Pendlimari
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55901, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:574-80; discussion 580-1. 2012
    ..Patient stratification and risk adjustment are associated with Current Procedural Terminology codes and primary disease diagnosis is not considered. Our aim was to determine the association between disease diagnosis and SSI rates...
  15. doi request reprint The use of human acellular dermal matrix for parastomal hernia repair in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a novel technique to repair fascial defects
    Timucin Taner
    Division of Gastrointestinal and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:349-54. 2009
    ..The tissue weakness at the site of hernia can be overcome by creating neofascia using two separate layers of human acellular dermal matrix...
  16. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in patients with ulcerative colitis undergoing partial or complete reconstructive surgery for failing ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Kellie L Mathis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 249:409-13. 2009
    ..Evaluate outcomes of patients with an original diagnosis of ulcerative colitis (UC) who required partial or complete ileal pouch reconstruction due to poor function or infectious complications...
  17. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis and ileorectal anastomosis in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis
    Imran Hassan
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:2032-7. 2005
    ..We therefore sought to ascertain not only the surgical results but also the perceptions of patients about their outcomes...
  18. doi request reprint Synchronous rectal and hepatic resection of rectal metastatic disease
    Sarah York Boostrom
    Division of Gastroenterologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1583-8. 2011
    ..The objectives were to determine the feasibility of combined rectal and hepatic resections and analyze the disease-free survival and overall survival...
  19. ncbi request reprint Utility and short-term outcomes of hand-assisted laparoscopic colorectal surgery: a single-institution experience in 1103 patients
    Robert R Cima
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 54:1076-81. 2011
    ..Hand-assisted laparoscopic colectomy is an alternative technique that addresses these problems while preserving the short-term benefits of laparoscopic colectomy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic-assisted vs. open ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: functional outcome in a case-matched series
    David W Larson
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1845-50. 2005
    ..This study was designed to assess operative, functional, and quality of life outcomes in patients with ulcerative colitis or familial adenomatous polyposis a minimum of one year after...
  21. doi request reprint Survival in stage III colon cancer is independent of the total number of lymph nodes retrieved
    Vassiliki L Tsikitis
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 208:42-7. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to determine if increasing the number of lymph nodes recovered in stage III colon cancer results in improved survival and if it does represent a reasonable quality metric...
  22. doi request reprint Clinical features and oncologic outcomes in patients with rectal cancer and ulcerative colitis: a single-institution experience
    Amit Merchea
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:881-5. 2012
    ..Limited data exists in ulcerative colitis patients with rectal cancer regarding clinical and oncologic outcomes, and the ideal operative approach...
  23. pmc Diverticulitis: a progressive disease? Do multiple recurrences predict less favorable outcomes?
    Jennifer R Chapman
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 243:876-830; discussion 880-3. 2006
    ..Practice parameters recommend elective resection after 2 episodes of diverticulitis to reduce this morbidity and mortality...
  24. doi request reprint Long-term quality of life and sexual and urinary function after abdominoperineal resection for distal rectal cancer
    Michael S Kasparek
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:147-54. 2012
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Perioperative anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy does not increase the rate of early postoperative complications in Crohn's disease
    Basil S Nasir
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1859-65; discussion 1865-6. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to examine the rate of postoperative morbidity in patients receiving anti TNF therapy in the perioperative period...
  26. pmc The effect of ageing on function and quality of life in ileal pouch patients: a single cohort experience of 409 patients with chronic ulcerative colitis
    Dieter Hahnloser
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg 240:615-21; discussion 621-3. 2004
    ..To evaluate in what manner ageing affects functional outcome and quality of life (QoL) in patients with chronic ulcerative colitis (CUC) after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA)...
  27. doi request reprint Primary intestinal lymphoma in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a descriptive series from the prebiologic therapy era
    Stefan D Holubar
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon NH 03756, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:1557-63. 2011
    ..We report clinical features and outcomes in patients with both conditions prior to use of biologic therapy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: does age at the time of surgery affect outcome?
    Jennifer R Chapman
    Division of Colorectal Surgery and the Department of Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Arch Surg 140:534-9; discussion 539-40. 2005
    ..Our aim was to update our understanding on how the age of the patient at the time of surgery influences functional outcome and quality of life after IPAA...
  29. ncbi request reprint Patterns of gastrointestinal recovery after bowel resection and total abdominal hysterectomy: pooled results from the placebo arms of alvimopan phase III North American clinical trials
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, and Department of Anesthesiology, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:43-51. 2007
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  30. ncbi request reprint Fast-track pathway for minimally invasive colorectal surgery with and without alvimopan (Entereg)™: which is more cost-effective?
    Scott R Kelley
    Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am Surg 79:630-3. 2013
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  31. doi request reprint Management and outcomes of primary coloduodenal fistulas
    Ashwin S Kamath
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1706-11. 2011
    ..Primary coloduodenal fistula (CDF) is a rare entity. We review our experience with the management and outcomes of CDF...
  32. doi request reprint Partial pathologic response and nodal status as most significant prognostic factors for advanced rectal cancer treated with preoperative chemoradiotherapy
    Marianne Huebner
    Division of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    World J Surg 36:675-83. 2012
    ..The value of a grading less than pCR for predicting survival is unknown. Tumor budding has not been systematically studied in rectal cancer after neoadjuvant therapy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Sacral osteomyelitis after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: report of four cases
    William E Taylor
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:913-8. 2006
    ..This study describes an institutional experience with sacral osteomyelitis after proctocolectomy and ileal pouch-anal anastomosis...
  34. doi request reprint Risk factors for splenic injury during colectomy: a matched case-control study
    Jeffrey K Wang
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    World J Surg 35:1123-9. 2011
    ..We assessed risk factors for splenic injury during colectomy and associated outcomes for a 15-year period at a single institution...
  35. ncbi request reprint Concurrent vs. staged colectomy and hepatectomy for primary colorectal cancer with synchronous hepatic metastases
    Heidi K Chua
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1310-6. 2004
    ..This study was designed to compare outcomes of patients receiving concurrent resection of hepatic metastases and the primary colorectal tumor with those of patients receiving staged resection (within 6 months)...
  36. doi request reprint Experience with 969 minimal access colectomies: the role of hand-assisted laparoscopy in expanding minimally invasive surgery for complex colectomies
    Robert R Cima
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:946-50; discussion 950-2. 2008
    ..Hand-assisted laparoscopy (HALS) permits placement of a hand into the abdomen to assist the dissection. Our aim was to analyze the impact of HALS on a minimal access colectomy (MAC) practice...
  37. doi request reprint Uncomplicated diverticulitis, more complicated than we thought
    Sarah Y Boostrom
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1744-9. 2012
    ..The classification of complicated and uncomplicated diverticulitis has been used for many years. We note variations in the course of uncomplicated diverticulitis. We propose and describe three categories of uncomplicated diverticulitis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Maternal and fetal outcome after colectomy for fulminant ulcerative colitis during pregnancy: case series and literature review
    Eric J Dozois
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:64-73. 2006
    ..This study was designed to assess the maternal and fetal outcomes of pregnant females undergoing colectomy for ulcerative colitis in the current era...
  39. ncbi request reprint Immediate radical resection after local excision of rectal cancer: an oncologic compromise?
    Dieter Hahnloser
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:429-37. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the frequency and outcome of radical resection (within 30 days) after local excision for rectal adenocarcinoma...
  40. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of complex enterocutaneous fistulas in IBD patients using human acellular dermal matrix
    Timucin Taner
    Division of Gastrointestinal and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 15:1208-12. 2009
    ..Herein we report the use human acellular dermal matrix (hADM) in the surgical treatment and reconstruction of the abdominal wall in 11 consecutive IBD patients with complex and medically refractory ECF...
  41. doi request reprint Short- and long-term surgical outcomes in patients undergoing proctocolectomy with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in the setting of primary sclerosing cholangitis
    Kellie L Mathis
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Surgery, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 54:787-92. 2011
    ..Primary sclerosing cholangitis occurs in approximately 10% of patients with ulcerative colitis, but studies involving IPAA in patients with cholangitis have been reported in limited numbers...
  42. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy and delivery before and after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for inflammatory bowel disease: immediate and long-term consequences and outcomes
    Dieter Hahnloser
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1127-35. 2004
    ..This study was designed to evaluate pregnancy, delivery, and functional outcome in females before and after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for chronic ulcerative colitis...
  43. ncbi request reprint The management of complicated diverticulitis
    Jennifer R Chapman
    Francisco Skemp Hospital, 800 West Avenue South, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    Adv Surg 40:285-97. 2006
  44. doi request reprint Impact of a multimedia e-learning module on colon cancer literacy: a community-based pilot study
    Stefan D Holubar
    Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Surg Res 156:305-11. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine if an e-learning module could improve colon cancer literacy in a community-based cohort, while obtaining variability estimates for subsequent study...
  45. doi request reprint Peutz-Jeghers syndrome: a study of long-term surgical morbidity and causes of mortality
    Y Nancy You
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Fam Cancer 9:609-16. 2010
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Management of Crohn's disease of the ileoanal pouch with infliximab
    Jean Frederic Colombel
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:2239-44. 2003
    ..The occurrence of Crohn's disease (CD) in a patient with an ileal-pouch anastomosis (IPAA) often results in severe morbidity and significant chance of reservoir loss. We report our experience of the use of infliximab in these patients...
  47. pmc Meckel diverticulum: the Mayo Clinic experience with 1476 patients (1950-2002)
    John J Park
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 241:529-33. 2005
    ..Through a comprehensive review of the Mayo Clinic experience with patients who had Meckel diverticulum, we sought to determine which diverticula should be removed when discovered incidentally during abdominal surgery...
  48. ncbi request reprint Molecular biology of squamous cell carcinoma of the anus: a comparison of HIV-positive and HIV-negative patients
    Pascal Gervaz
    Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:1024-30; discussion 1031. 2004
    ..These data suggest that immunosuppression may promote SCCA progression through an alternate pathway and that persistence of HPV infection within the anal canal may play a central role in this process...
  49. ncbi request reprint Advances in surgical approaches to Crohn's disease: minimally invasive surgery and biologic therapy
    Stefan D Holubar
    Clinical Research Fellow Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 5:463-70. 2009
    ....
  50. pmc Reoperative Crohn's surgery: tricks of the trade
    Robert R Cima
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
    Clin Colon Rectal Surg 20:336-43. 2007
    ..In this paper, we will review some of the important principles in operative and reoperative Crohn's surgery that can assist the surgeon when approaching these challenging cases...
  51. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative electron radiotherapy as a component of salvage therapy for patients with colorectal cancer and advanced nodal metastases
    Michael G Haddock
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:966-73. 2003
    ..To define the survival rates and relapse patterns in patients with isolated advanced nodal metastases secondary to colorectal cancer, treated with curative intent using aggressive combined-modality treatment...
  52. ncbi request reprint Colorectal adenocarcinoma in cirrhotic patients
    Pascal Gervaz
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 196:874-9. 2003
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the incidence of liver metastasis, postoperative mortality, and the predictors of longterm survival...
  53. ncbi request reprint Melanoma metastatic to the colon: case series and review of the literature with outcome analysis
    Deron J Tessier
    Department of Surgery, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:441-7. 2003
    ..Symptomatic melanoma of the colon is rare. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence, presenting signs and symptoms, and survival correlation...
  54. ncbi request reprint A different type of presacral tumor: extramedullary hematopoiesis: report of a case
    Juan M Sarmiento
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:683-5. 2003
  55. ncbi request reprint Fistulas to the urinary system in Crohn's disease: clinical features and outcomes
    Craig A Solem
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:2300-5. 2002
    ..Most reports of fistulas to the urinary system in Crohn's disease are relatively small. We sought to describe the clinical features and outcomes of these patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint Prevention of postoperative abdominal adhesions by a novel, glycerol/sodium hyaluronate/carboxymethylcellulose-based bioresorbable membrane: a prospective, randomized, evaluator-blinded multicenter study
    Zane Cohen
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1130-9. 2005
    ..This study was designed to assess the safety of glycerol hyaluronate/carboxymethylcellulose and to evaluate its efficacy in reducing the incidence, extent, and severity of postoperative adhesion development in surgical patients...
  57. ncbi request reprint Reduction in adhesive small-bowel obstruction by Seprafilm adhesion barrier after intestinal resection
    Victor W Fazio
    Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1-11. 2006
    ..Although Seprafilm has been demonstrated to reduce adhesion formation, it is not known whether its usage would translate into a reduction in adhesive small-bowel obstruction...
  58. pmc Alvimopan, for postoperative ileus following bowel resection: a pooled analysis of phase III studies
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Ann Surg 245:355-63. 2007
    ..To obtain further analysis regarding specific outcomes and alvimopan doses in bowel resection (BR) patients...
  59. ncbi request reprint Postoperative upper and lower gastrointestinal recovery and gastrointestinal morbidity in patients undergoing bowel resection: pooled analysis of placebo data from 3 randomized controlled trials
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Surg 191:315-9. 2006
    ..This analysis examines gastrointestinal recovery in patients who underwent bowel resection (BR) in 3 recent trials...
  60. ncbi request reprint A prospective, randomized, multicenter, controlled study of the safety of Seprafilm adhesion barrier in abdominopelvic surgery of the intestine
    David E Beck
    Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70121, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1310-9. 2003
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  61. ncbi request reprint Comparison of reduced volume versus four liters sulfate-free electrolyte lavage solutions for colonoscopy colon cleansing
    Jack A DiPalma
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, Alabama 36693, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:2187-91. 2003
    ..o. bisacodyl (Half Lytely, Braintree Laboratories) was compared with standard 4 L SF-ELS lavage for safety and efficacy...
  62. ncbi request reprint Population-based incidence of complicated diverticular disease of the sigmoid colon based on gender and age
    Elizabeth J McConnell
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1110-4. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the gender and age differences in patients with clinically symptomatic sigmoid diverticular disease requiring surgery...
  63. doi request reprint Benefits of povidone-iodine solution in colorectal operations: science or legend
    Jirawat Pattana-arun
    Colorectal Division, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:966-71. 2008
    ..With limited prospective, randomized, controlled trials and insufficient data available, this article examines the safe and effective clinical applications of this solution for colorectal operations...