W Scott Melvin

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Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Computer-enhanced vs. standard laparoscopic antireflux surgery
    W Scott Melvin
    Department of Surgery and the Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:11-5; discussion 15-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Transgastric instrumentation and bacterial contamination of the peritoneal cavity
    Vimal K Narula
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 410 West 10th Avenue, Ohio, Columbus, 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:605-11. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Dissection of CDK4-binding and transactivation activities of p34(SEI-1) and comparison between functions of p34(SEI-1) and p16(INK4A)
    Junan Li
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Biochemistry 44:13246-56. 2005
  4. doi request reprint A review of 130 humans enrolled in transgastric NOTES protocols at a single institution
    Peter Nau
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:1004-11. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Do gastrotomies require repair after endoscopic transgastric peritoneoscopy? A controlled study
    Simon Bergman
    Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:1013-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy does not require decontamination of the stomach in humans
    Vimal K Narula
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:1331-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Diagnostic transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy: extension of the initial human trial for staging of pancreatic head masses
    Peter Nau
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:1440-6. 2010
  8. pmc Novel reconstruction of the extrahepatic biliary tree with a biosynthetic absorbable graft
    Peter Nau
    Department of Surgery Department of Pathology, Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:573-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Safe alternative transgastric peritoneal access in humans: NOTES
    Peter Nau
    The Ohio State University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surgery 149:147-52. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Natural-orifice transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy in humans: Initial clinical trial
    Jeffrey W Hazey
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:16-20. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Computer-enhanced vs. standard laparoscopic antireflux surgery
    W Scott Melvin
    Department of Surgery and the Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:11-5; discussion 15-6. 2002
    ..However, operative times are longer, with little difference in outcomes. At the current level of technology and experience, robotic antireflux surgery appears to offer little advantage over standard laparoscopic approaches...
  2. ncbi request reprint Transgastric instrumentation and bacterial contamination of the peritoneal cavity
    Vimal K Narula
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 410 West 10th Avenue, Ohio, Columbus, 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:605-11. 2008
    ..We report the bacterial load and contamination of the peritoneal cavity in patients requiring a gastrotomy Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LSRYGB)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dissection of CDK4-binding and transactivation activities of p34(SEI-1) and comparison between functions of p34(SEI-1) and p16(INK4A)
    Junan Li
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Biochemistry 44:13246-56. 2005
    ..These results provide important information on the molecular mechanism of the functions of SEI-1 and on the comparison between SEI-1 and p16 at both molecular and cellular levels...
  4. doi request reprint A review of 130 humans enrolled in transgastric NOTES protocols at a single institution
    Peter Nau
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:1004-11. 2011
    ..Herein is a discussion of our experience gained from the initial 130 patients enrolled in transgastric pre-NOTES and NOTES protocols at our institution...
  5. doi request reprint Do gastrotomies require repair after endoscopic transgastric peritoneoscopy? A controlled study
    Simon Bergman
    Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:1013-7. 2010
    ..The optimal method for closing gastrotomies after transgastric instrumentation has yet to be determined...
  6. doi request reprint Transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy does not require decontamination of the stomach in humans
    Vimal K Narula
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:1331-6. 2009
    ..We report the bacterial load and contamination of the peritoneal cavity in ten patients who underwent diagnostic transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy...
  7. doi request reprint Diagnostic transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy: extension of the initial human trial for staging of pancreatic head masses
    Peter Nau
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:1440-6. 2010
    ..This report is an update with 10 additional patients in the series and includes bacterial contamination data...
  8. pmc Novel reconstruction of the extrahepatic biliary tree with a biosynthetic absorbable graft
    Peter Nau
    Department of Surgery Department of Pathology, Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:573-8. 2011
    ..This project sought to evaluate a novel approach for repairing common bile duct injuries with a biosynthetic graft. This allows for the reconstruction of the anatomy without necessitating an intestinal bypass...
  9. doi request reprint Safe alternative transgastric peritoneal access in humans: NOTES
    Peter Nau
    The Ohio State University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surgery 149:147-52. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Natural-orifice transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy in humans: Initial clinical trial
    Jeffrey W Hazey
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:16-20. 2008
    ..Reported herein is the first human clinical trial of NOTES, performing transoral transgastric diagnostic peritoneoscopy...
  11. pmc Failure of normalization of CA19-9 following resection for pancreatic cancer is tantamount to metastatic disease
    Sherif R Z Abdel-Misih
    Division of Surgical Oncology, The Ohio State University Medical Center James Cancer Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1116-21. 2011
    ..However, little has been reported on outcomes of patients in whom CA19-9 never normalizes. We hypothesize that failure of CA19-9 normalization within 6 months is prognostically equivalent to metastatic disease...
  12. doi request reprint Transoral incisionless fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease in an unselected patient population
    Sebastian V Demyttenaere
    Department of Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, N729 Doan Hall, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:854-8. 2010
    ..EsophyX is an endolumenal approach to the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). This report describes one of the earliest and largest North American experiences with this device...
  13. pmc Intraoperative assessment of pancreatic neck margin at the time of pancreaticoduodenectomy increases likelihood of margin-negative resection in patients with pancreatic cancer
    Mary Dillhoff
    Department of Surgery, Ohio State University, 410 W 10th Ave, N924 Doan Hall, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:825-30. 2009
    ..We sought to review our experience with pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) for pancreatic cancer to determine the impact of intraoperative frozen section (FS) analysis on margin-negative resection and long-term outcome...
  14. pmc Coordinate loss of fragile gene expression in pancreatobiliary cancers: correlations among markers and clinical features
    Mark Bloomston
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2331-8. 2009
    ..We have assessed the status of the Fhit and Wwox proteins encoded by DNA damage susceptible chromosome fragile sites encompassed by FHIT and WWOX tumor suppressor genes...
  15. doi request reprint Robotic and laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy: a hybrid approach
    Vimal K Narula
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Pancreas 39:160-4. 2010
    ..We describe a small series (n = 5) of patients who underwent a hybrid PD for treatment of obstructive jaundice and pancreatic mass...
  16. doi request reprint Pheochromocytoma does not increase risk in laparoscopic adrenalectomy
    Peter Nau
    Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:2760-4. 2010
    ..This study aimed to compare the outcomes of LA for PHE with the results of LA for other adrenal pathologies...
  17. pmc Predictors of survival in periampullary cancers following pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Ioannis Hatzaras
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:991-7. 2010
    ..We sought to evaluate predictors of survival for periampullary cancers following pancreaticoduodenectomy to identify biologic behavior...
  18. pmc Pancreatic resection in the octogenarian: a safe option for pancreatic malignancy
    Ioannis Hatzaras
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:373-7. 2011
    ..We assessed our institution's experience and outcomes with pancreatic resection for malignancy in patients in their ninth decade...
  19. pmc Elevated CA 19-9 portends poor prognosis in patients undergoing resection of biliary malignancies
    Ioannis Hatzaras
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 12:134-8. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify predictors of survival after resection...
  20. doi request reprint Endolumenal fundoplication with EsophyX: the initial North American experience
    Simon Bergman
    Department of Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Surg Innov 15:166-70. 2008
    ..Further studies comparing this technique with conventional medical and surgical therapies are necessary...
  21. ncbi request reprint Frequent p16INK4A/CDKN2A alterations in chemically induced Syrian golden hamster pancreatic tumors
    Junan Li
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Carcinogenesis 25:263-8. 2004
    ..These findings indicate that p16 inactivation is a common event in chemically induced hamster tumors, and that this animal model is appropriate for comparative studies evaluating pancreatic cancer therapeutic strategies targeting p16...
  22. doi request reprint Omental patch repair effectively treats perforated marginal ulcer following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Mark R Wendling
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, 548 Doan Hall, 410 W 10th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:384-9. 2013
    ..Several small series have suggested that omental patch repair may be effective. The aim of this study was to examine the management of perforated marginal ulcers following RYGB...
  23. doi request reprint Gastric ischemic conditioning increases neovascularization and reduces inflammation and fibrosis during gastroesophageal anastomotic healing
    Kyle A Perry
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University, N711 Doan Hall, 410 W 10th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:753-60. 2013
    ..We investigated the effect of ischemic conditioning duration on anastomotic wound healing in an animal model of esophagogastrectomy...
  24. doi request reprint Endoscopic peritoneal access and insufflation: natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery
    Peter Nau
    Division of General Surgery and the Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:485-9. 2010
    ..Endoscopic insufflation of the peritoneal cavity has not been validated in humans. We report here our experience with pneumoperitoneum established endoscopically with a laparoscopic insufflator...
  25. ncbi request reprint The nuclear protein p34SEI-1 regulates the kinase activity of cyclin-dependent kinase 4 in a concentration-dependent manner
    Junan Li
    Surgery Department, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Biochemistry 43:4394-9. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Gastrotomy closure using bioabsorbable plugs in a canine model
    Theodore J Cios
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:961-6. 2008
    ..This method of gastrotomy closure may aid in the evolution of advanced endoscopic approaches to perforation closure of hollow viscera...
  27. ncbi request reprint A computerized analysis of robotic versus laparoscopic task performance
    Vimal K Narula
    Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:2258-61. 2007
    ..We utilized a novel computerized assessment system to objectively describe the technical enhancement in task performance comparing robotic and laparoscopic instrumentation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Stromal osteonectin overexpression is associated with poor outcome in patients with ampullary cancer
    Mark Bloomston
    Department of Surgery, Ohio State University, N924 Doan Hall, 410 W 10th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:211-7. 2007
    ..Osteonectin has been suggested to be important in the progression of pancreatic cancer but has not been correlated with survival. We determined the osteonectin expression and its influence on survival in patients with ampullary carcinoma...
  29. ncbi request reprint Preoperative carbohydrate antigen 19-9 is most predictive of malignancy in older jaundiced patients undergoing pancreatic resection
    Mark Bloomston
    Department of Surgery, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Pancreas 33:246-9. 2006
    ..We reviewed patients who underwent pancreatectomy to determine factors predictive of malignancy with particular attention to the serum marker carbohydrate antigen 19-9 (CA19-9)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Differential gene expression in patients genetically predisposed to pancreatic cancer
    Emmanuel E Zervos
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Richard J Solove Research Institute, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Surg Res 135:317-22. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify novel genes expressed in patients with a presumed genetic predisposition or "familial" PCA...
  31. doi request reprint Natural orifice surgery: initial US experience utilizing the StomaphyX device to reduce gastric pouches after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Dean Mikami
    The Ohio State University Medical Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, N717 Doan Hall, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:223-8. 2010
    ..Revisional gastric bypass surgery is associated with a much higher morbidity and mortality when compared with a primary gastric bypass procedure...
  32. ncbi request reprint Dermal excisional wound healing in pigs following treatment with topically applied pure oxygen
    Richard B Fries
    Laboratory of Molecular Medicine, Dorothy M Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute and Comprehensive Wound Center, Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Mutat Res 579:172-81. 2005
    ..Topically applied pure oxygen has the potential of benefiting some wound types. Further studies testing the potential of topical oxygen in pre-clinical and clinical settings are warranted...
  33. doi request reprint A comparison of outcomes between open and laparoscopic surgical repair of recurrent inguinal hernias
    Nilay R Shah
    Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 548 Doan Hall, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2330-7. 2011
    ..Inguinal hernia recurrence after surgical repair is a major concern. The authors report their experience with open and laparoscopic repair of recurrent inguinal hernias...
  34. doi request reprint Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery
    Simon Bergman
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 88:1131-48, viii. 2008
    ..Human trials to date are also reviewed and discussed...
  35. ncbi request reprint A structurally optimized celecoxib derivative inhibits human pancreatic cancer cell growth
    Junan Li
    Departments of Surgery and Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:207-14. 2006
    ..Further analyses indicate that OSU-03012 induces both proapoptotic and antiproliferative effects in these cells. Taken together, these data suggest that OSU-03012 has potential value as a novel therapy for pancreatic cancer...
  36. ncbi request reprint Evolution of minimally invasive bariatric surgery
    Jon C Gould
    Department of Surgery and the Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Surgery 132:565-71; discussion 571-2. 2002
    ..It is an advanced laparoscopic procedure with a steep learning curve. With experience, it can be performed in a reasonable amount of time with minimal morbidity...
  37. pmc Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy with Splenic Conservation: An Operation without Increased Morbidity
    Peter Nau
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210 1228, USA
    Gastroenterol Res Pract 2009:846340. 2009
    ..4). Conclusions. The laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy is a safe operation with a low morbidity. Splenic conservation does not significantly increase the morbidity of the procedure...
  38. ncbi request reprint Reactive oxygen species and EGR-1 gene expression in surgical postoperative peritoneal adhesions
    Sashwati Roy
    Department of Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Laboratory of Molecular Medicine, Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute, The Ohio State University, 473 W 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 73210, USA
    World J Surg 28:316-20. 2004
    ..The newly developed rodent model of adhesion may present a useful approach to reproducibly and objectively study molecular mechanisms underlying the dynamic process of de novo adhesion tissue formation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Telerobotic foregut and esophageal surgery
    Jon C Gould
    Department of Surgery and the Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 83:1421-7. 2003
    ..It is expected that the development and refinement of these technologies will address many of these issues. With continued progress, it is likely that this technology will disseminate widely throughout the surgical community...
  40. ncbi request reprint Computer-assisted robotic antireflux surgery
    Jon C Gould
    Department of Surgery and the Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 12:26-9. 2002
    ..This review specifically discusses the role of this novel surgical tool in antireflux surgery...
  41. ncbi request reprint Gastric bypass surgery is associated with reduced inflammation and less depression: a preliminary investigation
    Charles F Emery
    Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Obes Surg 17:759-63. 2007
    ..This pilot study was designed to examine the relationship of inflammation and depression among gastric bypass patients in a 12-month longitudinal study...
  42. ncbi request reprint Robots in surgery: advanced gastrointestinal applications and credentialing
    W Scott Melvin
    Department of Surgery, The Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:481-3. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint Computer-enhanced robotic telesurgery minimizes esophageal perforation during Heller myotomy
    W Scott Melvin
    Division of General Surgery, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Surgery 138:553-8; discussion 558-9. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that computer-enhanced robotic Heller myotomy would reduce intraoperative complications compared with laparoscopic techniques...
  44. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive pancreatic surgery
    W Scott Melvin
    Division of General Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Ohio State University, N 729 Doan Hall, 410 West 10th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Am J Surg 186:274-8. 2003
    ..While challenging and controversial, Dr. Zollinger would most likely support the ongoing research in the techniques of pancreatic surgery that can lead only to an improvement in the outcomes of our patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Virginia McGrath
    Department of Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:221-7. 2003
    ..Further advances will allow continued improvement in patient outcomes utilizing a variety of minimally invasive surgical approaches to the treatment of this difficult disease...
  46. ncbi request reprint 50-year appraisal of gastrinoma: recommendations for staging and treatment
    E Christopher Ellison
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:897-905. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide information on current controversies related to treatment, including staging, patient selection, and outcomes for surgical resection...
  47. ncbi request reprint Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is the operation of choice for bariatric surgery
    W Scott Melvin
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:398-400; discussion 404-5. 2004
  48. ncbi request reprint Unexpected gastrointestinal tract conditions
    S Scott Davis
    The Ohio State University Medical Center, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, USA
    Curr Probl Surg 43:74-118. 2006
  49. ncbi request reprint Delivery of radiofrequency energy to the lower esophageal sphincter improves symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux
    Michael R Go
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Surgery 136:786-94. 2004
    ..Early reports indicated improvement in GERD symptoms overall, but improvement in patients who have poor outcome after surgery remains unclear...
  50. doi request reprint Transoral incisionless fundoplication does not significantly increase morbidity of subsequent laparoscopic nissen fundoplication
    Kyle A Perry
    Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:456-8. 2013
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Impact of transoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF) on subjective and objective GERD indices: a systematic review of the published literature
    Mark R Wendling
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, 548 Doan Hall, 410 W 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH, 43210, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:3754-61. 2013
    ..This, the most recent procedure to gain FDA approval, has shown some promise in the early data. However, questions of its safety profile, efficacy, and durability remain...
  52. doi request reprint Lubiprostone reverses the inhibitory action of morphine on mucosal secretion in human small intestine
    Xiaohong Sun
    Department of Physiology and Cell Biology, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:330-8. 2011
    ..We tested whether lubiprostone can reverse morphine-suppression of mucosal secretion in human intestine and explored the mechanism of action...
  53. ncbi request reprint Operative and nonoperative management of pancreatic pseudocysts
    Simon Bergman
    Department of Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Ohio State University, 558 Doan Hall, 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:1447-60, ix. 2007
    ..The literature on laparoscopic, endoscopic, and percutaneous management of pancreatic pseudocyst is reviewed here and, based on these data, a treatment algorithm is suggested...
  54. doi request reprint Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair
    W Scott Melvin
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, 395 West 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1267, USA
    World J Surg 35:1496-9. 2011
    ..The first attempt at a hernia repair has the highest chance of long-term success, so it is important that the surgeon take all the factors into mind before proceeding with operative repair...
  55. doi request reprint Advanced endoscopic technologies
    Kevin M Reavis
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University, RM N 729 Doan Hall, 410 W Tenth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:1533-46. 2008
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Barbed suture for gastrointestinal closure: a randomized control trial
    Sebastian V Demyttenaere
    Department of Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Innov 16:237-42. 2009
    ..The V-Loc wound closure device appears to offer comparable gastrointestinal closure to 3-0 Maxon while being significantly faster. Further studies with V-Loc are required to assess its use in laparoscopic surgery...
  57. ncbi request reprint Expression and characterization of Syrian golden hamster p16, a homologue of human tumor suppressor p16 INK4A
    Junan Li
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 304:241-7. 2003
    ..From a biochemical perspective, these data strongly support the study of p16-related pancreatic oncogenesis and cancer therapies in the hamster model...
  58. ncbi request reprint Eye motion parameters correlate with level of experience in video-assisted surgery: objective testing of three tasks
    Ergun Kocak
    Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 15:575-80. 2005
    ..Our objective was to apply this new technology in the setting of video-assisted surgery to evaluate eye motion parameters among surgeons of varying experience...
  59. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted general surgery
    Jeffrey W Hazey
    Division of General Surgery, The Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Semin Laparosc Surg 11:107-12. 2004
    ..In this chapter, we review the evolution of robotic technology and its applications in general surgical procedures...
  60. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic adenocarcinoma: Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology
    Margaret A Tempero
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 3:598-626. 2005