Brendan C Visser

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Failure to comply with NCCN guidelines for the management of pancreatic cancer compromises outcomes
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, CA 94305 5641, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:539-47. 2012
  2. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of cyst fluid amphiregulin in pancreatic cysts
    May T Tun
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:15. 2012
  3. pmc Acquired A amyloidosis from injection drug use presenting with atraumatic splenic rupture in a hospitalized patient: a case report
    Garrett R Roll
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
    J Med Case Reports 5:29. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The epidemiology of idiopathic acute pancreatitis, analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample from 1998 to 2007
    Yijun Chen
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    Pancreas 42:1-5. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Seventh edition (2010) of the AJCC/UICC staging system for gastric adenocarcinoma: is there room for improvement?
    Manali I Patel
    Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1631-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: radiographic calcifications correlate with grade and metastasis
    George A Poultsides
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2295-303. 2012
  7. pmc Lymph nodes and survival in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Geoffrey W Krampitz
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5655, USA
    Arch Surg 147:820-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic transgastric necrosectomy for the management of pancreatic necrosis
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
    J Am Coll Surg 219:735-43. 2014
  9. pmc Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours: hypoenhancement on arterial phase computed tomography predicts biological aggressiveness
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Division of Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:304-11. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Does chronic kidney disease affect outcomes after major abdominal surgery? Results from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Dr, MC5641, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:605-12. 2014

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  1. pmc Failure to comply with NCCN guidelines for the management of pancreatic cancer compromises outcomes
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, CA 94305 5641, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:539-47. 2012
    ..We investigated variation in the management of pancreatic cancer (PC) among large hospitals in California, USA, specifically to evaluate whether compliance with NCCN guidelines correlates with patient outcomes...
  2. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of cyst fluid amphiregulin in pancreatic cysts
    May T Tun
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:15. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the diagnostic utility of amphiregulin (AREG) as a pancreatic cyst fluid biomarker to differentiate non-mucinous, benign mucinous, and malignant mucinous cysts...
  3. pmc Acquired A amyloidosis from injection drug use presenting with atraumatic splenic rupture in a hospitalized patient: a case report
    Garrett R Roll
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
    J Med Case Reports 5:29. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint The epidemiology of idiopathic acute pancreatitis, analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample from 1998 to 2007
    Yijun Chen
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    Pancreas 42:1-5. 2013
    ..The study aimed to better define the epidemiology of idiopathic acute pancreatitis (IAP)...
  5. doi request reprint Seventh edition (2010) of the AJCC/UICC staging system for gastric adenocarcinoma: is there room for improvement?
    Manali I Patel
    Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1631-8. 2013
    ..We sought to validate the new system on a U.S. population database...
  6. doi request reprint Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: radiographic calcifications correlate with grade and metastasis
    George A Poultsides
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2295-303. 2012
    ..Specifically, the prevalence and prognostic significance of radiographic calcifications in these tumors remains unclear...
  7. pmc Lymph nodes and survival in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Geoffrey W Krampitz
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5655, USA
    Arch Surg 147:820-7. 2012
    ..Lymph node metastases decrease survival in patients with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs)...
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic transgastric necrosectomy for the management of pancreatic necrosis
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
    J Am Coll Surg 219:735-43. 2014
    ..This study assesses the safety and effectiveness of laparoscopic transgastric necrosectomy (LTN), a novel technique for the management of necrotizing pancreatitis...
  9. pmc Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours: hypoenhancement on arterial phase computed tomography predicts biological aggressiveness
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Division of Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:304-11. 2014
    ..However, a subset of these tumours can be hypoenhancing. The prognostic significance of the CT appearance of these tumors remains unclear...
  10. doi request reprint Does chronic kidney disease affect outcomes after major abdominal surgery? Results from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Dr, MC5641, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:605-12. 2014
    ..The impact of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage renal disease on outcomes following major abdominal surgery is not well defined...
  11. doi request reprint Laparoscopic spleen-preserving distal pancreatectomy: the technique must suit the lesion
    David J Worhunsky
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Suite H3680C, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:1445-51. 2014
    ..We found no advantage to either technique with respect to outcomes and splenic preservation. Operative approach should reflect technical considerations including location in the pancreas...
  12. doi request reprint Postoperative serum amylase predicts pancreatic fistula formation following pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Dr, H3591, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:348-53. 2014
    ..Early identification of patients at risk for developing pancreatic fistula (PF) after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) may facilitate prevention or treatment strategies aimed at reducing its associated morbidity...
  13. pmc Hospital readmission after a pancreaticoduodenectomy: an emerging quality metric?
    Zachary J Kastenberg
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:142-8. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the frequency and patterns of rehospitalization after a pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD)...
  14. doi request reprint Predictors of surgical intervention for hepatocellular carcinoma: race, socioeconomic status, and hospital type
    Yulia Zak
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    Arch Surg 146:778-84. 2011
    ..To define current use of surgical therapies for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and evaluate the correlation of various patient and hospital characteristics with the receipt of these interventions...
  15. doi request reprint Leiomyosarcoma: One disease or distinct biologic entities based on site of origin?
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California
    J Surg Oncol 111:808-12. 2015
    ..It is unclear whether tumors of different origin represent discrete entities. We compared clinicopathologic features and outcomes following surgical resection of LMS stratified by site of origin...
  16. pmc Mutation profiling of tumor DNA from plasma and tumor tissue of colorectal cancer patients with a novel, high-sensitivity multiplexed mutation detection platform
    Evelyn Kidess
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Oncotarget 6:2549-61. 2015
    ..Circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) holds promise as a non-invasive means for tumor monitoring in solid malignancies. Assays with high sensitivity and multiplexed analysis of mutations are needed to enable broad application...
  17. doi request reprint Does the extent of resection impact survival for duodenal adenocarcinoma? Analysis of 1,611 cases
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 22:573-80. 2015
    ..Because duodenal adenocarcinoma (DA) is relatively rare, few studies have investigated the impact of resection type on long-term outcomes...
  18. doi request reprint Early vein reconstruction and right-to-left dissection for left-sided pancreatic tumors with portal vein occlusion
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, H368, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:2034-7. 2014
    ..This "How I Do It" report describes the technique and advantages of a "reconstruction-first" approach for large left-sided pancreatic tumors with venous involvement and left-sided portal hypertension. ..
  19. pmc Pancreatic endocrine tumors with major vascular abutment, involvement, or encasement and indication for resection
    Jeffrey A Norton
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    Arch Surg 146:724-32. 2011
    ..Surgery for pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs) with blood vessel involvement is controversial...
  20. doi request reprint Preoperative embolization of replaced right hepatic artery prior to pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
    J Surg Oncol 106:509-12. 2012
    ..We report two cases of patients undergoing preoperative embolization of tumor encased replaced RHAs to allow for sufficient collateralization prior to pancreaticoduodenectomy...
  21. doi request reprint Colorectal cancer diagnostics: biomarkers, cell-free DNA, circulating tumor cells and defining heterogeneous populations by single-cell analysis
    Cindy Kin
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 13:581-99. 2013
    ..The detection and characterization of circulating tumor cells and cell-free DNA in colorectal cancer patients will not only improve the understanding of the development of metastasis, but may also supplant the use of other biomarkers. ..
  22. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic transdiaphragmatic liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:1772-6. 2012
    ..This technical report describes two cases of hepatocellular carcinoma in segments VII and VIII resected via a video-assisted thoracoscopic transdiaphragmatic approach...