Alexander J Greenstein

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of adverse intraoperative events during obesity surgery and their sequelae
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of General Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:271-7.e3. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Payer status and access to laparoscopic subtotal colectomy for ulcerative colitis
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:1062-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Effect of the number of lymph nodes sampled on postoperative survival of lymph node-negative esophageal cancer
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of General Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Cancer 112:1239-46. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Relationship of the number of Crohn's strictures and strictureplasties to postoperative recurrence
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, Department of Medicine, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 208:1065-70. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Small bowel adenocarcinoma in Crohn's disease
    Maria Widmar
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, P O Box 1259, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:797-802. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients with fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis
    Aaron T Miller
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 5 E 98th Street, 15th Floor, Box 1259, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:956-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Video. When sleeve gastrectomy fails: adding a laparoscopic adjustable gastric band to increase restriction
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1010 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:884. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Recurrence after laparoscopic ventral hernia repair: a prospective pilot study of suture versus tack fixation
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am Surg 74:227-31. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Colorectal carcinoma in indeterminate colitis
    Bernardino C Branco
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 15:1076-81. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Payer status and treatment paradigm for acute cholecystitis
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Departments of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Surg 147:453-8. 2012

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Publications23

  1. pmc Prevalence of adverse intraoperative events during obesity surgery and their sequelae
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of General Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:271-7.e3. 2012
    ..The goals of this study are to describe the incidence of AIEs during bariatric surgery and examine their impact on major adverse complications...
  2. doi request reprint Payer status and access to laparoscopic subtotal colectomy for ulcerative colitis
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:1062-7. 2013
    ..Medicaid populations have been shown to have inferior surgical outcomes, but less is known about their access to advanced surgical procedures...
  3. doi request reprint Effect of the number of lymph nodes sampled on postoperative survival of lymph node-negative esophageal cancer
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of General Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Cancer 112:1239-46. 2008
    ..In the current study, the association between survival and the number of LNs evaluated was examined in patients who underwent resection of lymph node-negative (American Joint Committee on Cancer [AJCC] TNM stage I-IIA) esophageal cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Relationship of the number of Crohn's strictures and strictureplasties to postoperative recurrence
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, Department of Medicine, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 208:1065-70. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the relationship between recurrence and the number of strictures (NSX) and strictureplasties (NSXP)...
  5. doi request reprint Small bowel adenocarcinoma in Crohn's disease
    Maria Widmar
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, P O Box 1259, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:797-802. 2011
    ..We present our recent experience with this entity in order to further elucidate its clinicopathological features and update our series from 1991...
  6. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients with fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis
    Aaron T Miller
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 5 E 98th Street, 15th Floor, Box 1259, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:956-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the long-term survival rate, rate of gastrointestinal continuity restoration, and rate of recurrence following an attack of fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis...
  7. doi request reprint Video. When sleeve gastrectomy fails: adding a laparoscopic adjustable gastric band to increase restriction
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1010 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:884. 2009
    ..The insertion of an LAGB into its normal anatomic position is feasible after a sleeve gastrectomy, and its use can induce sufficient restriction and weight loss results equivalent to those of a sleeve or band alone and possibly better...
  8. ncbi request reprint Recurrence after laparoscopic ventral hernia repair: a prospective pilot study of suture versus tack fixation
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am Surg 74:227-31. 2008
    ..In this pilot study, patients undergoing laparoscopic ventral hernia repair with primarily transabdominal sutures or tacks experienced similar recurrence rates. Future studies will be needed to validate these findings...
  9. doi request reprint Colorectal carcinoma in indeterminate colitis
    Bernardino C Branco
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 15:1076-81. 2009
    ..We present our experience with 15 cases of IC-associated CRC in order to assess their clinicopathological features and to determine their survival rates...
  10. doi request reprint Payer status and treatment paradigm for acute cholecystitis
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Departments of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Surg 147:453-8. 2012
    ..Medicaid recipients who present to the emergency department with acute cholecystitis (AC) would have reduced access to cholecystectomy compared with a similar population of private insurance carriers...
  11. pmc Abdominal pain after gastric bypass: suspects and solutions
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Am J Surg 201:819-27. 2011
    ..This article reviews the most important causes of abdominal pain specific to gastric bypass and discusses management considerations...
  12. doi request reprint Risk factors for the development of fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surgery 143:623-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to use a case-control design to define the clinical and laboratory parameters that predict which patients with Clostridium difficile infection are most likely to progress to FCDC...
  13. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of the number of lymph node metastases in esophageal cancer
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of General Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:239-46. 2008
    ..In this study, we examined whether involvement of a higher number of LNs is associated with worse survival among esophageal cancer patients...
  14. doi request reprint Bile duct injury after laparoscopic cholecystectomy in hospitals with and without surgical residency programs: is there a difference?
    Vincent L Harrison
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, L223A, Portland, OR, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:1969-74. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the rate of bile duct injury, conversion, and mortality between hospitals with surgical residency programs (Group I) and hospitals without surgical training programs (Group II)...
  15. doi request reprint Cystic duct stump leaks: after the learning curve
    Samuel Eisenstein
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Surg 143:1178-83. 2008
    ..To describe a series of patients who have had cystic duct stump leaks (CDSLs) after laparoscopic cholecystectomy and to compare the current presentation and management with that in previous studies...
  16. doi request reprint Surgical management and outcomes of patients with duodenal Crohn's disease
    Mark Shapiro
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:36-42. 2008
    ..The recent literature is limited in description of surgical treatment of such patients. We reviewed our experience with surgical management and outcomes in patients with DCD, including outcomes of laparoscopic bypass procedures...
  17. doi request reprint Placement of a laparoscopic adjustable gastric band after failed sleeve gastrectomy
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1010 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:556-8. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint Association between minor and major surgical complications after carotid endarterectomy: results of the New York Carotid Artery Surgery study
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:1138-44; discussion 1145-6. 2007
    ..This study used data from a large, population-based cohort study to describe the incidence of minor surgical complications after CEA and examine associations between minor and major complications...
  19. pmc Laparoscopic approach for metachronous cecal and sigmoid volvulus
    Eran Sadot
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY 10029, USA
    JSLS 14:561-5. 2010
    ..Metachronous colonic volvulus is a rare event that has never been approached laparoscopically...
  20. doi request reprint Surgical management of acute right lower-quadrant pain in pregnancy: a prospective cohort study
    Parag Butala
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:490-4. 2010
    ..The etiology of right lower-quadrant pain in pregnant patients is a challenge in diagnosis. We discuss the surgical issues among pregnant patients with right lower-quadrant pain and demonstrate the method to diagnosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison of iatrogenic splenectomy during open and laparoscopic colon resection
    Marcus M Malek
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:385-7. 2007
    ..This retrospective review of our experience at Mount Sinai presents another potential benefit of the laparoscopic approach to colon resection...
  22. doi request reprint Parastomal hernia repair using cross-linked porcine dermis: report of a case
    Alexander J Greenstein
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1060 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Surg Today 38:1048-51. 2008
    ..This case report describes a novel method of parastomal hernia repair using cross-linked acellular porcine dermal collagen matrix, a new biological material suitable for hernia repair...
  23. ncbi request reprint The pathological features of surgically managed adrenal cysts: a 15-year retrospective review
    Payam Saadai
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, USA
    Am Surg 79:1159-62. 2013
    ..Although nonfunctional adrenal cysts may contain malignancy, most are benign. It is reasonable to observe asymptomatic, nonfunctioning, benign-appearing adrenal cysts in patients in whom follow-up can be ensured. ..