Robert E Merritt

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Lymph node evaluation achieved by open lobectomy compared with thoracoscopic lobectomy for N0 lung cancer
    Robert E Merritt
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1171-7. 2013
  2. doi Morbidity and mortality after esophagectomy following neoadjuvant chemoradiation
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:2034-40. 2011
  3. doi Initial experience of total thoracoscopic and laparoscopic Ivor Lewis esophagectomy
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:214-9. 2012
  4. doi Evidence-based suggestions for management of air leaks
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Medical Center, 2nd floor Falk Building, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 20:435-48. 2010
  5. doi Benign emptying of the postpneumonectomy space
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford Hospitals and Clinics, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:1076-81; discussion 1081-2. 2011
  6. doi A dominant adenocarcinoma with multifocal ground glass lesions does not behave as advanced disease
    Bo Gu
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:411-8. 2013
  7. pmc Liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry methods for measuring dipeptide abundance in non-small-cell lung cancer
    Manhong Wu
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 27:2091-8. 2013
  8. doi Prophylaxis and management of atrial fibrillation after general thoracic surgery
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 22:13-23, v. 2012
  9. pmc An ultrasensitive method for quantitating circulating tumor DNA with broad patient coverage
    Aaron M Newman
    1 Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA 2 Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA 3
    Nat Med 20:548-54. 2014
  10. doi Indications for surgery in patients with localized pulmonary infection
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 22:325-32. 2012

Collaborators

  • Joseph B Shrager
  • Sunil Singhal
  • Ash A Alizadeh
  • Joel W Neal
  • Aaron M Newman
  • Manhong Wu
  • Chuong D Hoang
  • Bo Gu
  • Heather A Wakelee
  • Chih Long Liu
  • Maximilian Diehn
  • Jacob F Wynne
  • Scott V Bratman
  • Billy W Loo
  • Leslie A Modlin
  • Jacqueline To
  • Neville C W Eclov
  • Ming Zheng
  • Bryan M Burt
  • Weiruo Zhang
  • Gary Peltz
  • David L Dill
  • Viswam Nair
  • William L Fitch
  • Yue Xu
  • Stephanie Stephanie

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi Lymph node evaluation achieved by open lobectomy compared with thoracoscopic lobectomy for N0 lung cancer
    Robert E Merritt
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1171-7. 2013
    ..This study compared the completeness of the lymph node dissection or sampling for patients undergoing lobectomy by open thoracotomy vs VATS for clinical N0 lung cancer...
  2. doi Morbidity and mortality after esophagectomy following neoadjuvant chemoradiation
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:2034-40. 2011
    ..A survival benefit has not been definitively established, and there is concern that chemoradiation may increase postoperative morbidity and mortality...
  3. doi Initial experience of total thoracoscopic and laparoscopic Ivor Lewis esophagectomy
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:214-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the outcomes of combined thoracoscopic and laparoscopic Ivor Lewis esophagectomy for the treatment of esophageal carcinoma...
  4. doi Evidence-based suggestions for management of air leaks
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Medical Center, 2nd floor Falk Building, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 20:435-48. 2010
    ..This article provides a review of the available evidence-based literature that addresses the efficacy of the options currently available to prevent and manage AALs. Management suggestions based on this literature are presented...
  5. doi Benign emptying of the postpneumonectomy space
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford Hospitals and Clinics, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:1076-81; discussion 1081-2. 2011
    ..We have discovered however that in rare asymptomatic patients, this event may not require aggressive surgical treatment...
  6. doi A dominant adenocarcinoma with multifocal ground glass lesions does not behave as advanced disease
    Bo Gu
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:411-8. 2013
    ..The optimal approach in this circumstance (often nonsmokers) remains unclear. We evaluated a general strategy of anatomic resection of the dominant tumor (DT) and wedge resection of accessible ipsilateral GGOs...
  7. pmc Liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry methods for measuring dipeptide abundance in non-small-cell lung cancer
    Manhong Wu
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 27:2091-8. 2013
    ..Although lung cancer is among the leading causes of cancer-related mortality worldwide, the lung tumor metabolome has not been fully characterized...
  8. doi Prophylaxis and management of atrial fibrillation after general thoracic surgery
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 22:13-23, v. 2012
    ..High-risk patients with history of stroke or transient ischemic attack, or with two or more risk factors for thromboembolism should receive anticoagulation therapy...
  9. pmc An ultrasensitive method for quantitating circulating tumor DNA with broad patient coverage
    Aaron M Newman
    1 Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA 2 Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA 3
    Nat Med 20:548-54. 2014
    ..Finally, we evaluated biopsy-free tumor screening and genotyping with CAPP-Seq. We envision that CAPP-Seq could be routinely applied clinically to detect and monitor diverse malignancies, thus facilitating personalized cancer therapy. ..
  10. doi Indications for surgery in patients with localized pulmonary infection
    Robert E Merritt
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 22:325-32. 2012
    ..This article reviews the indications for surgical intervention in the treatment of common infections involving the lung, and also focuses on the general approaches to their management...