Marcovalerio Melis

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Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Validation of the Surgical Apgar Score in a veteran population undergoing general surgery
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York Harbor Healthcare System VAMC, New York, NY Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 218:218-25. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Primary rhabdomyosarcoma of the diaphragm: case report and review of the literature
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:799-804. 2013
  3. pmc The safety of a pancreaticoduodenectomy in patients older than 80 years: risk vs. benefits
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10010, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:583-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Evidence-based surgical practice in academic medical centers: consistently anecdotal?
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York Harbor Healthcare System VAMC, 423 East 23rd Street, Room 4153 N, New York, NY 10017, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:904-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint An elevated body mass index does not reduce survival after esophagectomy for cancer
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Division of Surgical Oncology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:824-31. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Effect of intra-operative fluid volume on peri-operative outcomes after pancreaticoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Surg Oncol 105:81-4. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Safety of hepatic resections in obese veterans
    John K Saunders
    Department of Surgery, New York Harbor Healthcare System Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New York University School of Medicine, 423 E 23rd St, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Arch Surg 147:331-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Are patients with esophageal cancer who become PET negative after neoadjuvant chemoradiation free of cancer?
    James M McLoughlin
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:879-86; discussion 886-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Percutaneous treatment of thoracic duct injuries
    Francesca Marcon
    Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2844-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Gene expression profiling of colorectal mucinous adenocarcinomas
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York University Medical School and NYHHS VA, New York, New York, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:936-43. 2010

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Validation of the Surgical Apgar Score in a veteran population undergoing general surgery
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York Harbor Healthcare System VAMC, New York, NY Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 218:218-25. 2014
    ..The Surgical Apgar Score (SAS, a 10-point score calculated using limited intraoperative data) can correlate with postoperative morbidity and mortality after general surgery. We evaluated reliability of SAS in a veteran population...
  2. doi request reprint Primary rhabdomyosarcoma of the diaphragm: case report and review of the literature
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:799-804. 2013
    ..Diaphragmatic sarcomas are extremely rare and mostly described in children. We present the case of an adult with rhabdomyosarcoma of the diaphragm...
  3. pmc The safety of a pancreaticoduodenectomy in patients older than 80 years: risk vs. benefits
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10010, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:583-8. 2012
    ..A pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) offers the only chance of a cure for pancreatic cancer and can be performed with low mortality and morbidity. However, little is known about outcomes of a PD in octogenarians...
  4. doi request reprint Evidence-based surgical practice in academic medical centers: consistently anecdotal?
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York Harbor Healthcare System VAMC, 423 East 23rd Street, Room 4153 N, New York, NY 10017, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:904-9. 2010
    ..We queried a small sample of surgeons at three academic medical centers to determine whether key elements of surgical practice were concordant with available evidence...
  5. doi request reprint An elevated body mass index does not reduce survival after esophagectomy for cancer
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Division of Surgical Oncology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:824-31. 2011
    ..Incidences of esophageal cancer and obesity are both rising in the United States. The aim of this study was to determine the influence of elevated body mass index on outcomes after esophagectomy for cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of intra-operative fluid volume on peri-operative outcomes after pancreaticoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Surg Oncol 105:81-4. 2012
    ..Excess use of intravenous fluid can increase post-operative complications. We examined the influence of intra-operative crystalloid (IOC) administration on complications following pancreaticodudenectomy (PD) for pancreatic adenocarcinoma...
  7. doi request reprint Safety of hepatic resections in obese veterans
    John K Saunders
    Department of Surgery, New York Harbor Healthcare System Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New York University School of Medicine, 423 E 23rd St, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Arch Surg 147:331-7. 2012
    ..To determine the effects of body mass index (BMI; calculated as weight in kilograms divided by height in meters squared) on outcomes after liver resection performed at Veterans Affairs medical centers. Design, Setting, and..
  8. doi request reprint Are patients with esophageal cancer who become PET negative after neoadjuvant chemoradiation free of cancer?
    James M McLoughlin
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:879-86; discussion 886-7. 2008
    ..Approximately 30% of patients will achieve a complete response and might not benefit from proceeding to resection. This study will examine the ability of PET to predict patients with a complete pathologic response...
  9. doi request reprint Percutaneous treatment of thoracic duct injuries
    Francesca Marcon
    Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2844-8. 2011
    ..The management of chyle leaks is dependent on the etiology and daily output. Interventions are used to treat only leaks unresponsive to medical management or those with an output exceeding 1,000 ml/day...
  10. doi request reprint Gene expression profiling of colorectal mucinous adenocarcinomas
    Marcovalerio Melis
    Department of Surgery, New York University Medical School and NYHHS VA, New York, New York, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:936-43. 2010
    ..We have sought to characterize both the gene expression profiles of mucinous adenocarcinomas and their clinicopathologic features...
  11. doi request reprint The development of a peritoneal surface malignancy program: a tale of three hospitals
    Umut Sarpel
    Department of Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:670-5. 2012
    ..Careful coordination by the surgical oncologist with ten key groups allows for the safe introduction of a complex procedure within varied hospital models...
  12. pmc Spontaneous regression of hepatocellular carcinoma is most often associated with tumour hypoxia or a systemic inflammatory response
    Jonathan I Huz
    Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, NY 10029, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:500-5. 2012
    ..Spontaneous regression of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is well documented, although the aetiology of this phenomenon remains unknown...