Oliver J Muensterer

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Single-incision pediatric endosurgical Nissen fundoplication
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:641-5. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Ellis-van Creveld syndrome: its history
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 43:1030-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Temporary fetal tracheal occlusion using a gel plug in a rabbit model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, Box 209, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1063-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Pseudoachondroplasia and the seven Ovitz siblings who survived Auschwitz
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Komansky Center for Children s Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian, 525 E 68th St, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:475-80. 2012
  5. pmc Long-term follow-up and treatment of congenital alveolar proteinosis
    Matthias Griese
    Dr von Haunersches Kinderspital, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 11:72. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Single-incision pediatric endosurgery-assisted ileocecectomy for resection of a NEC stricture
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th Street, Box 209, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:1351-3. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The Cross-technique for single-incision pediatric endosurgical pyloromyotomy
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:3414-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Multimedia manuscript: inguinal hernia repair by single-incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) using the hydrodissection-lasso technique
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY10065, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:3438-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Resection of a duodenal web using single-incision pediatric endosurgery
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:989-93. 2011
  10. pmc A simple vacuum dressing reduces the wound infection rate of single-incision pediatric endosurgical appendectomy
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    JSLS 15:147-50. 2011

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Single-incision pediatric endosurgical Nissen fundoplication
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:641-5. 2011
    ..This study describes the technical evolution of SIPES fundoplication at our center, discusses the challenges, and evaluates the outcome...
  2. doi request reprint Ellis-van Creveld syndrome: its history
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 43:1030-6. 2013
    ..This review highlights the lives of the individuals involved in the discovery of Ellis-van Creveld syndrome in their historic context. ..
  3. doi request reprint Temporary fetal tracheal occlusion using a gel plug in a rabbit model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, Box 209, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1063-6. 2012
    ..We devised a gel plug (GP) that can be placed in the fetal trachea in a rabbit model of CDH to provide temporary tracheal occlusion and evaluated its effect on lung growth and postnatal ventilation mechanics...
  4. doi request reprint Pseudoachondroplasia and the seven Ovitz siblings who survived Auschwitz
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Komansky Center for Children s Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian, 525 E 68th St, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:475-80. 2012
    ..Josef Mengele's fascination with dwarfs. It was not until 1995 that the underlying genetic defect in the COMP gene was identified on chromosome 19...
  5. pmc Long-term follow-up and treatment of congenital alveolar proteinosis
    Matthias Griese
    Dr von Haunersches Kinderspital, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 11:72. 2011
    ..Clinical presentation, diagnosis, management and outcome of molecularly defined congenital pulmonary alveolar proteinosis (PAP) due to mutations in the GM-CSF receptor are not well known...
  6. doi request reprint Single-incision pediatric endosurgery-assisted ileocecectomy for resection of a NEC stricture
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th Street, Box 209, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:1351-3. 2011
    ..SIPES is a reasonable alternative for NEC stricture resection in premature infants. Prematurity should not be considered a contraindication to single-incision endosurgery...
  7. doi request reprint The Cross-technique for single-incision pediatric endosurgical pyloromyotomy
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:3414-8. 2011
    ..This study compares the current Cross-technique SIPES pyloromyotomy to the previous standard SIPES operation...
  8. doi request reprint Multimedia manuscript: inguinal hernia repair by single-incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) using the hydrodissection-lasso technique
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY10065, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:3438-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate whether this novel technique is an adequate long-term solution, a prospective clinical trial comparing standard open and single-incision endosurgical inguinal hernia repair using hydrodissection should be performed...
  9. doi request reprint Resection of a duodenal web using single-incision pediatric endosurgery
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:989-93. 2011
    ..SIPES duodenal web resection in an infant is a reasonable alternative to conventional triangulated laparoscopy that can be performed safely with good functional and cosmetic postoperative results...
  10. pmc A simple vacuum dressing reduces the wound infection rate of single-incision pediatric endosurgical appendectomy
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    JSLS 15:147-50. 2011
    ..This study evaluates the impact of a simple, low-cost wound vacuum dressing on the wound infection rate...
  11. doi request reprint Laparoscopic single-stage Fowler-Stephens orchidopexy in a case of orchidogastric fusion
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Urology 78:687-8. 2011
    ..On follow-up 5 months later, both testicles were normal in size and location. Single-stage laparoscopic Fowler-Stephens orchidopexy is easily accomplished in cases of orchidogastric fusion resulting from a long vas deferens...
  12. doi request reprint An evidence-based clinical protocol for diagnosis of acute appendicitis decreased the use of computed tomography in children
    Obinna O Adibe
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:192-6. 2011
    ..We designed a clinical protocol for the diagnosis and treatment of appendicitis in children in an attempt to decrease the use of CT scans at our institution...
  13. doi request reprint Single-incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) splenectomy: a case-control series
    Lena Perger
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Scott and White Hospital, 2401 S 31st St, Temple, TX 76508, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:162-5. 2013
    ..Single-incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) is gaining popularity. The aim of this study was to review the authors' experience with SIPES splenectomy and compare it with conventional laparoscopic splenectomy...
  14. doi request reprint Single-incision pediatric endosurgery for ovarian pathology
    Martin Lacher
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Children s of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:291-6. 2013
    ..We describe our initial experience using single-incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) for these indications and discuss advantages and drawbacks...
  15. doi request reprint Single-incision laparoscopic pyloromyotomy: initial experience
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1600 7th Avenue South ACC 300, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:1589-93. 2010
    ..Laparoscopic pyloromyotomy has become the standard treatment for hypertrophic pyloric stenosis. Single-incision laparoscopic surgery is an emerging operative approach that utilizes the umbilical scar to hide the surgical incision...
  16. doi request reprint Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for biliary dyskinesia in children: frequency increasing
    Martin Lacher
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Children s of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:1716-21. 2013
    ..As we recently observed an increasing frequency of referrals for BD in our institution the aim of the study was to re-evaluate the long-term outcome in children with BD...
  17. doi request reprint Feasibility of single-incision pediatric endosurgery for treatment of appendicitis in 415 children
    Martin Lacher
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Children s of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:604-8. 2012
    ..Single-incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) has gained popularity for ablative procedures such as appendectomy in many pediatric surgical centers. This study evaluates the outcome of SIPES for treatment of appendicitis in our institution...
  18. doi request reprint Severity of appendicitis correlates with the pediatric appendicitis score
    Obinna O Adibe
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:655-8. 2011
    ..Our institution has utilized this scoring system as part of a clinical pathway for acute appendicitis. We sought to discover if the PAS could also serve as a prognostic indicator...
  19. doi request reprint Effects of multidisciplinary prenatal care and delivery mode on gastroschisis outcomes
    Christopher W Snyder
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:86-9. 2011
    ..This study examined the effects of multidisciplinary prenatal care and delivery mode on gastroschisis outcomes, with adjustment for key confounding variables...
  20. doi request reprint Appendectomy using single-incision pediatric endosurgery for acute and perforated appendicitis
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1600 7th Avenue South, ACC 300, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:3201-4. 2010
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  21. doi request reprint Early severe hypoalbuminemia is an independent risk factor for intestinal failure in gastroschisis
    Christopher W Snyder
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 0011, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:1155-8. 2011
    ..This study attempted to evaluate the association of early hypoalbuminemia with the risk of intestinal failure in gastroschisis patients...
  22. pmc Laparoscopic appendectomy for torsed appendix presenting as an acute abdomen in an infant female
    Lena Perger
    Department of Surgery, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    JSLS 15:565-7. 2011
    ..We present the unusual case of an infant girl who was admitted with right lower quadrant pain and focal peritonitis who was found to have appendiceal torsion on laparoscopy...
  23. doi request reprint Watercraft and watersport injuries in children: trauma mechanisms and proposed prevention strategies
    Richard Keijzer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children s of Alabama, UAB, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:1757-61. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate all cases of major watercraft-associated trauma admitted to the Children's of Alabama during the past 10 years, identify patterns in mechanism and injury, and propose future prevention strategies...
  24. doi request reprint Single-incision laparoscopic endorectal pull-through (SILEP) for hirschsprung disease
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1950-4. 2010
    ..We report the first six patients who were operated using a single-incision endosurgical approach...
  25. doi request reprint Cholecystectomy using single-incision pediatric endosurgery: technique and initial experience in the first 25 cases
    Cecilia Puga Nougues
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 20:493-6. 2010
    ..Laparoscopic cholecystectomy has become the standard, in most pediatric surgery centers. In the search for a less-invasive procedure, a single-incision laparoscopic approach has been reported in adults and very few children...
  26. doi request reprint Single-incision pediatric Endosurgical (SIPES) versus conventional laparoscopic pyloromyotomy: a single-surgeon experience
    Oliver J Muensterer
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1600 7th Avenue South, ACC 300, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:965-8. 2010
    ..So far, it has not been compared to conventional laparoscopic (CL) pyloromyotomy. This study compares the results of the first 15 SIPES pyloromyotomies of a surgeon to his last 15 CL cases...
  27. doi request reprint Use of laparoscopy in the management of pediatric abdominal trauma
    Ahmed Marwan
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama and the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Trauma 69:761-4. 2010
    ..We performed a systematic analysis of our experience concerning indications, procedures, and outcomes using laparoscopy in pediatric abdominal trauma patients...
  28. pmc Single incision laparoscopic splenectomy in a 5-year-old with hereditary spherocytosis
    Erik N Hansen
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    JSLS 14:286-8. 2010
    ..We describe the technique of single incision laparoscopic splenectomy for hypersplenism in a 5-year-old boy with spherocytosis...
  29. doi request reprint The international experience of single-incision pediatric endosurgery: current state of the art
    Barrie S Rich
    1 Division of Pediatric Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 24:43-9. 2014
    ..Some encountered complications are common to those seen with conventional minimally invasive surgery, whereas others may be SIPES-specific. Different respondents reported diverging views on pain, operating time, and cost. ..
  30. doi request reprint Pulmonary alveolar and vascular morphometry after gel plug occlusion of the trachea in a fetal rabbit model of CDH
    Ramy Elattal
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Int J Surg 11:558-61. 2013
    ..We devised a temporary gel plug that induced lung growth when placed in the fetal trachea. This study evaluates the effects of temporary versus permanent TO on histologic radial alveolar count (RAC) and vascular morphometrics...
  31. doi request reprint The triad of bridging bronchus malformation associated with left pulmonary artery sling and narrowing of the airway: the legacy of Wells and Landing
    Walter E Berdon
    Department of Radiology, Morgan Stanley Children s Hospital of New York Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:215-9. 2012
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Laparoscopic adrenalectomy in children: a multicenter experience
    Shawn D St Peter
    Department of Surgery, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:647-9. 2011
    ..The published experience in children and adolescents has been limited to sporadic small case series. Therefore, we conducted a large multicenter review of children who have undergone laparoscopic adrenalectomy...
  33. doi request reprint Pediatric firearm injuries: a 10-year single-center experience of 194 patients
    Carolin Senger
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Section of Trauma and Burns, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:927-32. 2011
    ..The objective was to investigate the relationship of high gun ownership and gun death rate on children and determine predictors influencing the incidence and outcome of pediatric firearm injuries in a major pediatric level 1 trauma center...
  34. doi request reprint Laparoscopic-assisted repair of femoral hernias in children
    Obinna O Adibe
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 19:691-4. 2009
    ..Most femoral hernias in children are still repaired by using a conventional McVay technique...