Timothy B Lautz

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Outcomes of percutaneous interventions for managing stenosis after meso-Rex bypass for extrahepatic portal vein obstruction
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:377-83. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Context and significance of emergency department visits and readmissions after pediatric appendectomy
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1918-22. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Growth impairment in children with extrahepatic portal vein obstruction is improved by mesenterico-left portal vein bypass
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:2067-70. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Focal nodular hyperplasia in children: clinical features and current management practice
    Timothy Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1797-803. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Successful mesenterico-left portal vein bypass in a child with duplicated round ligaments and rex recessi
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Box 57, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:749-52. 2011
  6. pmc The effect of vorinostat on the development of resistance to doxorubicin in neuroblastoma
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Lurie Children s Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e40816. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of resident postgraduate year on outcomes after laparoscopic appendectomy for appendicitis in children
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:715-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Utility of the computed tomography severity index (Balthazar score) in children with acute pancreatitis
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1185-91. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The implications of missed opportunities to diagnose appendicitis in children
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:592-6. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Advantages of the meso-Rex bypass compared with portosystemic shunts in the management of extrahepatic portal vein obstruction in children
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:83-9. 2013

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Outcomes of percutaneous interventions for managing stenosis after meso-Rex bypass for extrahepatic portal vein obstruction
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:377-83. 2012
    ..To determine outcomes in children with extrahepatic portal vein obstruction who underwent percutaneous intervention for anastomotic stenosis after meso-Rex bypass...
  2. doi request reprint Context and significance of emergency department visits and readmissions after pediatric appendectomy
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1918-22. 2011
    ..The readmission rate after pediatric appendectomy is frequently reported in clinical outcomes studies and quality improvement initiatives without proper description. Our aim was to delineate the context and significance of these encounters...
  3. doi request reprint Growth impairment in children with extrahepatic portal vein obstruction is improved by mesenterico-left portal vein bypass
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:2067-70. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that growth parameters improve after reversal of portal hypertension and restoration of mesenteric venous blood flow to the liver by the mesenterico-left portal vein bypass (MLPVB)...
  4. doi request reprint Focal nodular hyperplasia in children: clinical features and current management practice
    Timothy Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1797-803. 2010
    ..Our aim was to review the clinical features of children with FNH and determine current management patterns...
  5. doi request reprint Successful mesenterico-left portal vein bypass in a child with duplicated round ligaments and rex recessi
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Box 57, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:749-52. 2011
    ..The shunt remains patent and the patient asymptomatic 9 months after her operation. Abnormal portal anatomy is not a contraindication to MLPVB...
  6. pmc The effect of vorinostat on the development of resistance to doxorubicin in neuroblastoma
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Lurie Children s Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e40816. 2012
    ..Finally, we used Gene Ontology to categorize the biological functions of the differentially expressed genes unique to the DoxR-v cells and found that genes involved in cellular metabolism were especially affected...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of resident postgraduate year on outcomes after laparoscopic appendectomy for appendicitis in children
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:715-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if the postgraduate level of resident in the operating room correlates with outcomes for pediatric patients undergoing laparoscopic appendectomy...
  8. doi request reprint Utility of the computed tomography severity index (Balthazar score) in children with acute pancreatitis
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1185-91. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the predictive value of the computed tomography severity index (CTSI or Balthazar score) in pediatric patients...
  9. doi request reprint The implications of missed opportunities to diagnose appendicitis in children
    Jessica A Naiditch
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:592-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the fraction of children with acute appendicitis who had recent false-negative diagnoses and to analyze the association of a missed diagnosis of appendicitis with patient outcome...
  10. doi request reprint Advantages of the meso-Rex bypass compared with portosystemic shunts in the management of extrahepatic portal vein obstruction in children
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:83-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of meso-Rex bypass and portosystemic shunt (PSS) for reversing these symptoms in children with EHPVO...
  11. doi request reprint Bile duct injuries during pediatric laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a national perspective
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:113-8. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Perioperative strategies and thrombophilia in children with extrahepatic portal vein obstruction undergoing the meso-Rex bypass
    Rukhmi Bhat
    Division of Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:949-55. 2013
    ..Although usually idiopathic in etiology, genetic and acquired thrombophilia have been implicated in EHPVO. Meso-Rex bypass is increasingly used to treat EHPVO in children...
  13. doi request reprint Acute pancreatitis in children: spectrum of disease and predictors of severity
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1144-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the spectrum of disease in children with acute pancreatitis and assess predictors of severity...
  14. doi request reprint Management and classification of type II congenital portosystemic shunts
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Box 57, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:308-14. 2011
    ..The indications for and benefits of repair of PSS remain incompletely understood. A more comprehensive classification may also benefit comparative analyses from different institutions...
  15. doi request reprint Successful nontransplant resection of POST-TEXT III and IV hepatoblastoma
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    Cancer 117:1976-83. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the results of nontransplant hepatectomy in children who might otherwise have been considered for liver transplantation...
  16. doi request reprint Adhesive small bowel obstruction in children and adolescents: operative utilization and factors associated with bowel loss
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:855-61. 2011
    ..The aims of this study were to: 1) describe the current use of operative management in children and adolescents with ASBO and 2) investigate the association between operative delay and the rate of small bowel resection...
  17. doi request reprint Increasing national burden of hospitalizations for skin and soft tissue infections in children
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1935-41. 2011
    ..The number of children requiring treatment of skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) has increased since the emergence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus...
  18. doi request reprint Efficacy of class I and II vs class III histone deacetylase inhibitors in neuroblastoma
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1267-71. 2012
    ..The goal of the study was to compare the efficacy of a class III HDAC inhibitor (cambinol) to a class I and II inhibitor (vorinostat)...
  19. doi request reprint Does timing matter? A national perspective on the risk of incarceration in premature neonates with inguinal hernia
    Timothy B Lautz
    Department of Surgery, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr 158:573-7. 2011
    ..To determine the incidence of inguinal hernia in premature neonates and identify risk factors for incarceration...
  20. doi request reprint Isolated gastrocnemius and soleal vein thrombosis: should these patients receive therapeutic anticoagulation?
    Timothy B Lautz
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Surg 251:735-42. 2010
    ..To determine the incidence of isolated gastrocnemius and soleal vein thrombosis (IGSVT) and the effect of anticoagulation on venous thromboembolism (VTE) events in patients with IGSVT...