T Peter Kingham

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Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Multidisciplinary treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 303 E 60th Street, Apt 28E, NY, NY 10022, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 89:217-33, x. 2009
  2. pmc Evolution of image-guided liver surgery: transition from open to laparoscopic procedures
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1274-82. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of cancer in sub-Saharan Africa
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Lancet Oncol 14:e158-67. 2013
  4. pmc Image-guided liver surgery: intraoperative projection of computed tomography images utilizing tracked ultrasound
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:594-603. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Ablation of perivascular hepatic malignant tumors with irreversible electroporation
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:379-87. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Patterns of recurrence after ablation of colorectal cancer liver metastases
    T Peter Kingham
    Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:834-41. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Outcome of patients with a positive sentinel lymph node who do not undergo completion lymphadenectomy
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:514-20. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trials in melanoma
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY, NY, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:13-31. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Role of intra-arterial hepatic chemotherapy in the treatment of colorectal cancer metastases
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Surg Oncol 102:988-95. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Conversion to complete resection and/or ablation using hepatic artery infusional chemotherapy in patients with unresectable liver metastases from colorectal cancer: a decade of experience at a single institution
    John B Ammori
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2901-7. 2013

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Publications56

  1. doi request reprint Multidisciplinary treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 303 E 60th Street, Apt 28E, NY, NY 10022, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 89:217-33, x. 2009
    ..Diagnosing and treating GIST requires a multidisciplinary approach, given the combination of pathologic and radiographic evaluation, surgical treatment, and oncologic care required to successfully treat patients with GIST...
  2. pmc Evolution of image-guided liver surgery: transition from open to laparoscopic procedures
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1274-82. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of cancer in sub-Saharan Africa
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Lancet Oncol 14:e158-67. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Image-guided liver surgery: intraoperative projection of computed tomography images utilizing tracked ultrasound
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Hepatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:594-603. 2012
    ..This report describes an initial experience using an image-guidance system with navigated US...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ablation of perivascular hepatic malignant tumors with irreversible electroporation
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:379-87. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the safety and short-term outcomes of IRE to ablate perivascular malignant liver tumors...
  6. doi request reprint Patterns of recurrence after ablation of colorectal cancer liver metastases
    T Peter Kingham
    Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:834-41. 2012
    ..To determine the local recurrence rate and factors associated with recurrence after intraoperative ablation of colorectal cancer liver metastases...
  7. doi request reprint Outcome of patients with a positive sentinel lymph node who do not undergo completion lymphadenectomy
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:514-20. 2010
    ..This study evaluates the outcome of patients who had a positive SLN but did not undergo CLND at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center...
  8. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trials in melanoma
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY, NY, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:13-31. 2010
    ..This article reviews the results of the major studies included in the prior article, and provides a detailed description of selected randomized controlled trials performed from 2001 to 2008...
  9. doi request reprint Role of intra-arterial hepatic chemotherapy in the treatment of colorectal cancer metastases
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Surg Oncol 102:988-95. 2010
    ..The role of hepatic arterial infusional therapy in treating hepatic colorectal metastases includes treating patients with both resectable and unresectable metastases in the adjuvant, neoadjuvant, or palliative settings...
  10. doi request reprint Conversion to complete resection and/or ablation using hepatic artery infusional chemotherapy in patients with unresectable liver metastases from colorectal cancer: a decade of experience at a single institution
    John B Ammori
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2901-7. 2013
    ..This study analyzes the combination of HAI and systemic chemotherapy for treating unresectable CRLM, focusing on conversion to complete R/A...
  11. doi request reprint Chemotherapy after portal vein embolization to protect against tumor growth during liver hypertrophy before hepatectomy
    Catha Fischer
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York
    JAMA Surg 148:1103-8. 2013
    ..Portal vein embolization improves the safety of liver resection by increasing the size of residual liver, but the embolization may increase tumor growth during the waiting period before definitive hepatectomy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predicting dysplasia and invasive carcinoma in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas: development of a preoperative nomogram
    Camilo Correa-Gallego
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4348-55. 2013
    ..Clinical decision making for patients with intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMN) of the pancreas is challenging. Even with strict criteria for resection, most resected lesions lack high-grade dysplasia (HGD) or invasive carcinoma...
  13. pmc Prognostic significance of early recurrence: a conditional survival analysis in patients with resected colorectal liver metastasis
    Marcus C B Tan
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:803-13. 2013
    ..This study analyses how the prognostic capability of these variables changes in a conditional survival model...
  14. doi request reprint Pancreas and liver resection in Jehovah's Witness patients: feasible and safe
    Ioannis T Konstantinidis
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
    J Am Coll Surg 217:1101-7. 2013
    ..Jehovah's Witness (JW) patients undergoing liver or pancreas surgery represent a challenging ethical and medical problem, with few reports about their optimal management...
  15. pmc Vascular inflow control during hemi-hepatectomy: a comparison between intrahepatic pedicle ligation and extrahepatic vascular ligation
    Francesco E D'Amico
    Department of Surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary Division, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:449-56. 2013
    ..Intrahepatic pedicle ligation (IPL) is an alternative to extrahepatic portal dissection (EPD). Although IPL has been well described, concern has arisen over a possible association with increased complication rates...
  16. doi request reprint Preoperative chemotherapy and the risk of hepatotoxicity and morbidity after liver resection for metastatic colorectal cancer: a single institution experience
    Patrick S Wolf
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:41-9. 2013
    ..This study investigates the effect of preoperative chemotherapy for CRCLM on nontumoral liver histology and perioperative outcomes in a contemporary cohort...
  17. pmc Does pre-operative chemoradiation for initially unresectable or borderline resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma increase post-operative morbidity? A case-matched analysis
    Raphael L C Araujo
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:574-80. 2013
    ..Neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy for locally unresectable and borderline resectable pancreatic cancer may allow some patients to a undergo a resection, but whether or not this increases post-operative morbidity remains unclear...
  18. doi request reprint Detailed pathologic characteristics of the primary colorectal tumor independently predict outcome after hepatectomy for metastases
    Kenneth Cardona
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:148-54. 2013
    ..This study analyzes the prognostic relevance of pathologic details of the primary colorectal tumor in patients undergoing hepatic resection for CRLM...
  19. ncbi request reprint Incidentally discovered pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia: what is its clinical significance?
    Ioannis T Konstantinidis
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3643-7. 2013
    ..We assessed the relationship between incidental PanIN after resection of non-adenocarcinoma lesions and the development of metachronous PDAC in the remnant...
  20. pmc Dysplasia at the surgical margin is associated with recurrence after resection of non-invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms
    Timothy L Frankel
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:814-21. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine recurrence rates when dysplasia was present at the final surgical margin...
  21. doi request reprint Operative drainage following pancreatic resection: analysis of 1122 patients resected over 5 years at a single institution
    Camilo Correa-Gallego
    From the Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
    Ann Surg 258:1051-8. 2013
    ..The current study sought to evaluate the evolution of practice over the last 5 years...
  22. doi request reprint Hepatic artery infusional chemotherapy in patients with unresectable colorectal liver metastases and extrahepatic disease
    John B Ammori
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Surg Oncol 106:953-8. 2012
    ..Some patients considered for HAI have evidence of minimal extrahepatic disease (EHD), and the role of HAI in these situations is unknown...
  23. ncbi request reprint A single-arm, nonrandomized phase II trial of neoadjuvant gemcitabine and oxaliplatin in patients with resectable pancreas adenocarcinoma
    Eileen M Oʼreilly
    Gastrointestinal Oncology Service Department of Medicine Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery Service Gastroenterology and Nutrition Service Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics Pathology Radiology Surgery and Gastric and Mixed Tumor Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
    Ann Surg 260:142-8. 2014
    ..The role for neoadjuvant systemic therapy in resectable pancreas adenocarcinoma remains undefined...
  24. ncbi request reprint Biliary self-expandable metal stents do not adversely affect pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Lianne K Cavell
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 108:1168-73. 2013
    ..Our objective was to compare surgical outcomes of patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) with SEMS in place vs. plastic endoscopic stents (PES) and no stents (NS)...
  25. pmc Management of hepatocellular adenoma: comparison of resection, embolization and observation
    Ami M Karkar
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY 10065, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:235-43. 2013
    ..Hepatocellular adenoma (HA) is an uncommon benign hepatic tumour with the potential for malignant change or spontaneous haemorrhage. Resection has been the recommended treatment, but outcomes with other approaches are ill defined...
  26. doi request reprint The benefits of international rotations to resource-limited settings for U.S. surgery residents
    Jaymie A Henry
    Surgeons OverSeas, New York, NY, USA
    Surgery 153:445-54. 2013
    ..We aimed to present the benefits of international surgery rotations and how these rotations contribute to the attainment of the 6 Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) competencies...
  27. doi request reprint Contemporary experience with postpancreatectomy hemorrhage: results of 1,122 patients resected between 2006 and 2011
    Camilo Correa-Gallego
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:616-21. 2012
    ..Most published series span decades and do not reflect contemporary practice. This study analyzes the rate, management, and outcomes of PPH during a recent 5-year period...
  28. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasound and tissue elastography measurements do not predict the size of hepatic microwave ablations
    Camilo Correa-Gallego
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY 10065
    Acad Radiol 21:72-8. 2014
    ..This study evaluates the ability of B-mode ultrasound (US) and tissue elastography to adequately measure the extent of ablation compared to pathologic assessment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pasireotide for postoperative pancreatic fistula
    Peter J Allen
    From the Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery P J A, M F B, A A B, L M R, M M P, K E C, M I D, R P D, T P K, Y F, W R J, and the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics M G, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
    N Engl J Med 370:2014-22. 2014
    ..Pasireotide, a somatostatin analogue that has a longer half-life than octreotide and a broader binding profile, decreases pancreatic exocrine secretions and may prevent postoperative pancreatic fistula...
  30. ncbi request reprint Treatment of extensive metastatic colorectal cancer to the liver with systemic and hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy and two-stage hepatic resection: the role of salvage therapy for recurrent disease
    Kenneth Cardona
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 21:815-21. 2014
    ..This study analyzed the recurrence pattern, salvage rate, and survival after TSH combined with systemic and regional chemotherapy...
  31. doi request reprint Comparison of surgical care deficiencies between US civil war hospitals and present-day hospitals in Sierra Leone
    Joseph Crompton
    Department of Surgery, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    World J Surg 34:1743-7. 2010
    ..Surgery is rapidly becoming a part of public health initiatives in developing countries...
  32. pmc Operative procedures for unresectable pancreatic cancer: does operative bypass decrease requirements for postoperative procedures and in-hospital days?
    John M Lyons
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:469-75. 2012
    ..The optimal surgical management of patients found to have unresectable pancreatic cancer at open exploration remains unknown...
  33. doi request reprint A tool and index to assess surgical capacity in low income countries: an initial implementation in Sierra Leone
    Reinou S Groen
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, 225 East 6th Street, Suite 7F, New York, NY 10003, USA
    World J Surg 36:1970-7. 2012
    ..To facilitate the collection and analysis of surgical capacity data and measure changes over time, Surgeons OverSeas (SOS) developed a tool and index based on personnel, infrastructure, procedures, equipment, and supplies (PIPES)...
  34. pmc Tumor MHC class I expression improves the prognostic value of T-cell density in resected colorectal liver metastases
    Simon Turcotte
    Authors Affiliations Departments of Surgery and Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York and Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Roger Williams Medical Center, Providence, Rhode Island
    Cancer Immunol Res 2:530-7. 2014
    ..An immune score that combines MHC-I expression and TIL density may be a valuable prognostic tool in the treatment of patients with CLM...
  35. doi request reprint Single-incision laparoscopic liver resection
    Sebastien Gaujoux
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:1489-94. 2011
    ..Various abdominal procedures have already been performed via single-port access, but to date, single-port-access surgery has never been reported for liver resection...
  36. ncbi request reprint Teaching emergency and essential surgical care in Sierra Leone: a model for low income countries
    Jeffrey J Leow
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, New York, New York, USA
    J Surg Educ 68:393-6. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that knowledge transfer could be improved by conducting workshops with significant local faculty participation...
  37. pmc The role of laparoscopic staging in patients with incidental gallbladder cancer
    Jean M Butte
    Departments of Surgery Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:463-72. 2011
    ..The role of staging laparoscopy (SL) in patients with incidental gallbladder cancer (IGBC) is ill defined. This study evaluates the utility of SL with the aim of identifying variables associated with disseminated disease (DD)...
  38. doi request reprint Assessment of pediatric surgery capacity at government hospitals in Sierra Leone
    Adam L Kushner
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, 225 E 6th St, Suite 7F, New York, NY 10003, USA
    World J Surg 36:2554-8. 2012
    ..To understand the baseline surgical capacity in LMICs, a number of studies have recently been published, but none has focused on pediatric surgery...
  39. doi request reprint Untreated surgical conditions in Sierra Leone: a cluster randomised, cross-sectional, countrywide survey
    Reinou S Groen
    Surgeons OverSeas, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Lancet 380:1082-7. 2012
    ..We administered this survey countrywide in Sierra Leone, which ranks 180 of the 187 nations on the UN Development Index...
  40. pmc High-grade dysplasia of the cystic duct margin in the absence of malignancy after cholecystectomy
    Kai A Bickenbach
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:865-8. 2011
    ..A total of 750,000 cholecystectomies are performed annually in the USA. No data exist on patients with microscopic high-grade dysplasia at the cystic duct margin and the associated incidence of cholangiocarcinoma...
  41. doi request reprint Pharmacologic prophylaxis, postoperative INR, and risk of venous thromboembolism after hepatectomy
    Hari Nathan
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:295-302; discussion 302-3. 2014
    ..The role of PP in patients undergoing hepatectomy is controversial, however, due to concerns regarding postoperative liver dysfunction and bleeding...
  42. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of the highest peripancreatic lymph node in biliary tract adenocarcinoma
    Kaitlyn J Kelly
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 21:979-85. 2014
    ..There is currently no standardized method for intraoperative lymph node assessment. The current study aimed to determine the prognostic significance of the highest peripancreatic lymph node (HPLN) in biliary tract malignancy...
  43. ncbi request reprint Scarcity of healthcare worker protection in eight low- and middle-income countries: surgery and the risk of HIV and other bloodborne pathogens
    Jeffrey J Leow
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 17:397-401. 2012
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  44. ncbi request reprint Splenectomy to treat splenic lesions: an analysis of 148 cases at a cancer center
    Amudhan Pugalenthi
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York
    J Surg Oncol 108:521-5. 2013
    ..Solid and cystic splenic masses discovered on imaging studies often pose diagnostic and management dilemmas. This study analyses a large series of splenectomies to identify preoperative factors associated with malignant splenic masses...
  45. ncbi request reprint Comparison of simulation-based treatment planning with imaging and pathology outcomes for percutaneous CT-guided irreversible electroporation of the porcine pancreas: a pilot study
    Thomas Wimmer
    Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, The Rockefeller University, 444 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10065 Department of Radiology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria Electronic address
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1709-18. 2013
    ..To investigate the reliability of simulations for planning pancreatic irreversible electroporation (IRE) ablations compared with computed tomography (CT) and pathology outcomes in an animal model...
  46. doi request reprint Pathologic grade and tumor size are associated with recurrence-free survival in patients with duodenal neuroendocrine tumors
    Brian R Untch
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY, 10065, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:457-62; discussion 462-3. 2014
    ..Duodenal neuroendocrine tumors are rare and few studies exist to guide surgical management. This study identifies factors associated with recurrence after resection...
  47. ncbi request reprint A preparation guide for surgical resident and student rotations to underserved regions
    Jeffrey J Leow
    Surgeons OverSeas, New York, NY
    Surgery 151:770-8. 2012
    ..In order to maximize the learning potential, the authors present a practical guide for residents and students to prepare for a surgical visit, elective, rotation, or mission to an underserved region. The following steps will be outlined:..
  48. doi request reprint Irreversible electroporation ablation of the liver can be detected with ultrasound B-mode and elastography
    Joyce T Au
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Surgery 153:787-93. 2013
    ..Irreversible electroporation (IRE) is a novel ablation technique that induces permanent membrane permeability and cell death. We are interested in ultrasound B-mode and elastography to monitor IRE ablation in the liver...
  49. ncbi request reprint Improving access to surgery in a developing country: experience from a surgical collaboration in Sierra Leone
    Adam L Kushner
    Department of Surgery, Surgeons Overseas SOS, Alpine, NJ 07620, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:270-3. 2010
    ..This article highlights the surgical program in Sierra Leone as a possible model to improve access to surgery...
  50. doi request reprint Development of a surgical capacity index: opportunities for assessment and improvement
    Steve Kwon
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Box 356410, Seattle, WA 98195 6410, USA
    World J Surg 36:232-9. 2012
    ..Significant gaps exist in the provision of surgical care in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). The purpose of this study was to develop a metric to monitor surgical capacity in LMICs...
  51. pmc Obstructive jaundice expands intrahepatic regulatory T cells, which impair liver T lymphocyte function but modulate liver cholestasis and fibrosis
    Steven C Katz
    Hepatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Immunol 187:1150-6. 2011
    ..Thus, BDL expands liver Treg, which reduce the function of bulk intrahepatic T cells yet limit liver injury...
  52. ncbi request reprint A comparison of colorectal cancer in Nigerian and North American patients: Is the cancer biology different?
    Saurabh Saluja
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
    Surgery 156:305-10. 2014
    ..This study compares the presentation and pattern of spread of colorectal cancer (CRC) observed in a hospital in West Africa with that of a North American referral center...
  53. doi request reprint Global surgery: thoughts on an emerging surgical subspecialty for students and residents
    Jeffrey J Leow
    Surgeons OverSeas, New York, New York, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:143-8. 2010
    ..Current opportunities for medical students and residents are reviewed along with the relevant literature...
  54. ncbi request reprint NK dendritic cells expanded in IL-15 exhibit antitumor responses in vivo
    Umer I Chaudhry
    Hepatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Immunol 179:4654-60. 2007
    ..Thus, IL-15 is essential to the proliferation and survival of NKDC and IL-15 expanded NKDC possess antitumor properties...
  55. doi request reprint Percentage of cesarean sections among total surgical procedures in sub-Saharan Africa: possible indicator of the overall adequacy of surgical care
    Adam L Kushner
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, 303 East 60th Street, Suite 28E, New York, NY 10022, USA
    World J Surg 34:2007-8. 2010
    ..We recommend more research into the validity of this tool for use as a possible proxy indicator for overall adequacy of emergency and essential surgical care...
  56. doi request reprint Quantifying surgical capacity in Sierra Leone: a guide for improving surgical care
    T Peter Kingham
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Arch Surg 144:122-7; discussion 128. 2009
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