Jonathan T Carter
Affiliation: University of California
- Predictors of hospital stay following laparoscopic gastric bypass: analysis of 9,593 patients from the National Surgical Quality Improvement ProgramJonathan Carter
Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Electronic address
Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:288-94. 2015....
- A prospective, randomized controlled trial of single-incision laparoscopic vs conventional 3-port laparoscopic appendectomy for treatment of acute appendicitisJonathan T Carter
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
J Am Coll Surg 218:950-9. 2014..However, randomized comparisons are lacking. This study presents the results of a prospective randomized trial of SILS or 3-port laparoscopic appendectomy...
- Excellent outcomes of laparoscopic esophagomyotomy for achalasia in patients older than 60 years of ageGarrett R Roll
Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 521 Parnassus Avenue, Room C 347, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Surg Endosc 24:2562-6. 2010..The effectiveness of an esophagomyotomy for dysphagia in elderly patients with achalasia has been questioned. This study was designed to provide an answer...
- Laparoscopic repair of inguinal herniasJonathan Carter
Department of Surgery, UCSF, 521 Parnassus Ave C347, San Francisco, CA 94143 0790, USA
World J Surg 35:1519-25. 2011..For others, the best technique remains the approach that the surgeon is most comfortable and experienced performing...
- Neuroendocrine tumors of the ampulla of Vater: biological behavior and surgical managementJonathan T Carter
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 4 Koret Way, LR 101, Box 0475, San Francisco, CA 94143 0475, USA
Arch Surg 144:527-31. 2009..To describe the biological behavior and surgical management of ampullary neuroendocrine tumors in 7 patients...
- Predictors of long-term outcome after laparoscopic esophagomyotomy and Dor fundoplication for achalasiaJonathan T Carter
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0790, USA
Arch Surg 146:1024-8. 2011..To identify predictors of long-term outcome of laparoscopic Heller myotomy for achalasia, including predictors of heartburn and recurrent dysphagia, which occasionally develop postoperatively...
- Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy is safe and efficacious for pretransplant candidatesMatthew Y C Lin
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California
Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:653-8. 2013..The safety and efficacy of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) as a weight loss method for patients awaiting transplant has not been examined...
- Tumors of the ampulla of vater: histopathologic classification and predictors of survivalJonathan T Carter
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0475, USA
J Am Coll Surg 207:210-8. 2008..The histology and clinical behavior of ampullary tumors vary substantially. We speculated that this might reflect the presence of two kinds of ampullary adenocarcinoma: pancreaticobiliary and intestinal...
- Intestinal Calcium Absorption Decreases Dramatically After Gastric Bypass Surgery Despite Optimization of Vitamin D StatusAnne L Schafer
Medical Service, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Bone Miner Res 30:1377-85. 2015..Decline in FCA could contribute to the decline in BMD after RYGB, and strategies to avoid long-term skeletal consequences should be investigated...
- Technique for placement of lumboperitoneal catheters using a combined laparoscopic procedure with the Seldinger micropuncture techniqueJohn Maa
Department of Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, CA 94143 0790, USA
J Am Coll Surg 207:e5-7. 2008
- More than 500 consecutive laparoscopic donor nephrectomies without conversion or repeated surgeryMarc L Melcher
Division of Transplantation Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 94143, USA
Arch Surg 140:835-9; discussion 839-40. 2005..We hypothesize that LDNs can be performed safely, with a complication rate comparable with that of open donor nephrectomies...
- Expanded criteria donor kidney allocation: marked decrease in cold ischemia and delayed graft function at a single centerJonathan T Carter
Division of Transplant Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Am J Transplant 5:2745-53. 2005..0033) and cold ischemia time (OR 1.24/h; p = 0.0036). We conclude the ECD designation provides a description of kidney quality that may obviate biopsy. ECD allocation decreased cold ischemia time and DGF, which may improve graft survival...
- Safety and feasibility of sleeve gastrectomy in morbidly obese patients following liver transplantationMatthew Y C Lin
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Surg Endosc 27:81-5. 2013..Obesity, steroid-induced diabetes, hypercholesterolemia, and steatohepatitis can occur after liver transplantation and may respond to bariatric surgery. The safety and feasibility of bariatric surgery after liver transplantation is unknown...
- The surgical hospitalist: a new model for emergency surgical careJohn Maa
Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
J Am Coll Surg 205:704-11. 2007..In July 2005, we restructured the general surgery service at our medical center into a hospitalist model to improve patient access to surgical care...