Conor P Delaney

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal recovery after laparoscopic colectomy: results of a prospective, observational, multicenter study
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:653-61. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome of laparoscopic colectomy for polyps not suitable for endoscopic resection
    Naveen Pokala
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:400-3. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic management of rectal prolapse
    Conor P Delaney
    Institute for Surgery and Innovation, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:150-2. 2007
  4. pmc International preoperative rectal cancer management: staging, neoadjuvant treatment, and impact of multidisciplinary teams
    Knut M Augestad
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    World J Surg 34:2689-700. 2010
  5. pmc Single incision laparoscopic colectomy: technical aspects, feasibility, and expected benefits
    F Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Diagn Ther Endosc 2010:913216. 2010
  6. pmc Current state of the art in laparoscopic colorectal surgery for cancer: Update on the multi-centric international trials
    Jennifer K Lee
    Department of Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Ann Surg Innov Res 6:5. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of clinical outcomes with alvimopan in clinical practice: a national matched-cohort study in patients undergoing bowel resection
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Ann Surg 255:731-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Towards optimizing perioperative colorectal care: outcomes for 1,000 consecutive laparoscopic colon procedures using enhanced recovery pathways
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Am J Surg 203:353-5; discussion 355-6. 2012
  9. pmc Postoperative ileus: Impact of pharmacological treatment, laparoscopic surgery and enhanced recovery pathways
    Knut Magne Augestad
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 16:2067-74. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Association of surgical care practices with length of stay and use of clinical protocols after elective bowel resection: results of a national survey
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Am J Surg 199:299-304; discussion 304. 2010

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Publications103 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal recovery after laparoscopic colectomy: results of a prospective, observational, multicenter study
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:653-61. 2010
    ..A prospective, observational, multicenter study was planned to investigate GI recovery, length of hospital stay (LOS), and postoperative ileus (POI)-related morbidity after LC...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome of laparoscopic colectomy for polyps not suitable for endoscopic resection
    Naveen Pokala
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:400-3. 2007
    ..This approach eradicates the polyp and allows an oncologic resection should the polyp prove to be malignant. The purpose of this study was to assess outcomes of a laparoscopic approach for the management of these polyps...
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic management of rectal prolapse
    Conor P Delaney
    Institute for Surgery and Innovation, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:150-2. 2007
    ..Patients with incontinence, diarrhea, or otherwise normal function can be offered a rectopexy without resection...
  4. pmc International preoperative rectal cancer management: staging, neoadjuvant treatment, and impact of multidisciplinary teams
    Knut M Augestad
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    World J Surg 34:2689-700. 2010
    ..Little is known regarding variations in preoperative treatment and practice for rectal cancer (RC) on an international level, yet practice variation may result in differences in recurrence and survival rates...
  5. pmc Single incision laparoscopic colectomy: technical aspects, feasibility, and expected benefits
    F Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Diagn Ther Endosc 2010:913216. 2010
    ..Conclusion. SILC is feasible. A single incision around the umbilical scar represents cosmetic progress. Comparative studies are needed to assess potential abdominal wall and recovery benefits to justify the increased cost of SILC...
  6. pmc Current state of the art in laparoscopic colorectal surgery for cancer: Update on the multi-centric international trials
    Jennifer K Lee
    Department of Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Ann Surg Innov Res 6:5. 2012
    ..This article reviews recent reports of long-term data for colorectal cancer resection from four randomized, prospective international trials...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of clinical outcomes with alvimopan in clinical practice: a national matched-cohort study in patients undergoing bowel resection
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Ann Surg 255:731-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate in-hospital clinical outcomes after open and laparoscopic bowel resection (BR) with or without alvimopan treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Towards optimizing perioperative colorectal care: outcomes for 1,000 consecutive laparoscopic colon procedures using enhanced recovery pathways
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Am J Surg 203:353-5; discussion 355-6. 2012
    ..Learning curves and efficiency concerns have slowed the integration of laparoscopy into colorectal practice. We evaluated our experience with laparoscopic colorectal (LC) surgery using enhanced recovery pathways (ERPs)...
  9. pmc Postoperative ileus: Impact of pharmacological treatment, laparoscopic surgery and enhanced recovery pathways
    Knut Magne Augestad
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 16:2067-74. 2010
    ..Pharmacological treatment, fast track protocols and laparoscopic surgery can each have significant impact on pathways causing POI. The optimal integration of these treatment options continues to be assessed in prospective studies...
  10. doi request reprint Association of surgical care practices with length of stay and use of clinical protocols after elective bowel resection: results of a national survey
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Am J Surg 199:299-304; discussion 304. 2010
    ..This study assessed the current state of perioperative care for elective BRs and the effect of pathway components on length of stay...
  11. ncbi request reprint Validation of a novel postoperative quality-of-life scoring system
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Surg 197:382-5. 2009
    ..This study prospectively validates PQL, a novel prospective scoring system in patients having laparoscopic or open major abdominal colorectal surgery...
  12. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes and resource utilization associated with laparoscopic and open colectomy using a large national database
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospital Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Ann Surg 247:819-24. 2008
    ..To clarify national clinical and economic laparoscopic colectomy outcomes, we conducted a study of patients who underwent colectomy by laparoscopic or open approaches...
  13. doi request reprint Tissue apposition system: new technology to minimize surgery for endoscopically unresectable colonic polyps
    C P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:3113-8. 2010
    ..TAS is a novel T-tag system for endoscopic placement of sutures, facilitating closure of larger defects from advanced endoluminal or transluminal endoscopic procedures. Such novel instrumentation may reduce risk and accelerate recovery...
  14. doi request reprint Outcome of discharge within 24 to 72 hours after laparoscopic colorectal surgery
    Conor P Delaney
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:181-5. 2008
    ..This is partly because accelerated recovery programs with early discharge are associated with high readmission and complication rates, especially after open colorectal surgery...
  15. doi request reprint International trends in surgical treatment of rectal cancer
    Knut M Augestad
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Am J Surg 201:353-7; discussion 357-8. 2011
    ..Surgical technique might influence rectal cancer survival, yet international practices for surgical treatment of rectal cancer are poorly described...
  16. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes and cost analysis of a "fast track" postoperative care pathway for ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: a case control study
    Yehuda Kariv
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:137-46. 2007
    ..Fast track rehabilitation programs reduce stay, but there are concerns that readmission and complication rates may be increased. This study evaluated a fast track pathway after ileoanal pouch surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint A comparison of human cadaver and augmented reality simulator models for straight laparoscopic colorectal skills acquisition training
    Fabien Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:250-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the human cadaver model with an augmented reality simulator for straight laparoscopic colorectal skills acquisition...
  18. doi request reprint A feasibility and dosimetric evaluation of endoscopic radiofrequency ablation for human colonic and rectal epithelium in a treat and resect trial
    Joseph A Trunzo
    Department of Surgery, The Case Advanced Surgical Endoscopy CASE Team, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Lakeside Building 7th Floor, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:491-6. 2011
    ..This study aimed to assess the feasibility of delivering RFA to locations within the colon and to determine a range of safe treatment parameters...
  19. pmc Alvimopan for the management of postoperative ileus after bowel resection: characterization of clinical benefit by pooled responder analysis
    Kirk Ludwig
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    World J Surg 34:2185-90. 2010
    ..A pooled post hoc responder analysis was performed to assess the clinical benefit of alvimopan, a peripherally acting mu-opioid receptor (PAM-OR) antagonist, for the management of postoperative ileus after bowel resection...
  20. pmc Alvimopan, for postoperative ileus following bowel resection: a pooled analysis of phase III studies
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Ann Surg 245:355-63. 2007
    ..To obtain further analysis regarding specific outcomes and alvimopan doses in bowel resection (BR) patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Discharge within 24 to 72 hours of colorectal surgery is associated with low readmission rates when using Enhanced Recovery Pathways
    Justin K Lawrence
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:390-4. 2013
    ..Concerns exist about increases in readmission rates. Laparoscopic colorectal surgery with an ERP can permit earlier discharge without compromising safety or increasing readmission rates...
  22. pmc Evaluation of the learning curve in laparoscopic colorectal surgery: comparison of right-sided and left-sided resections
    Paris P Tekkis
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Ann Surg 242:83-91. 2005
    ..To provide a multidimensional analysis of the learning curve in major laparoscopic colonic and rectal surgery and compare outcomes between right-sided versus left-sided resections...
  23. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome and quality of life after repeat ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for complications of ileoanal surgery
    Jorge Baixauli
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:2-11. 2004
    ..We report our experience with repeat ileal pouch-anal anastomosis, and document functional outcome and quality of life...
  24. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal tract recovery in patients undergoing bowel resection: results of a randomized trial of alvimopan and placebo with a standardized accelerated postoperative care pathway
    Kirk Ludwig
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Arch Surg 143:1098-105. 2008
    ..Design, Setting, and..
  25. ncbi request reprint Does conversion of a laparoscopic colectomy adversely affect patient outcome?
    Sergio Casillas
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1680-5. 2004
    ..Conversion during laparoscopic colectomy varies in frequency according to the surgeon's experience and case selection. However, there remains concern that conversion is associated with increased morbidity and higher hospital costs...
  26. ncbi request reprint Is laparoscopic colectomy applicable to patients with body mass index >30? A case-matched comparative study with open colectomy
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:975-81. 2005
    ..This case-matched study compares outcomes after open and laparoscopic colectomy...
  27. doi request reprint Standardized postoperative pathway: accelerating recovery after ileostomy closure
    Yong Geul Joh
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:1786-9. 2008
    ..In this study we evaluated the outcome of a standardized enhanced recovery program in patients undergoing ileostomy closure...
  28. ncbi request reprint Using frailty to predict who will fail early discharge after laparoscopic colorectal surgery with an established recovery pathway
    Deborah S Keller
    1Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 2Department of Statistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 3Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 4Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:337-42. 2014
    ..Frailty is generally accepted as a marker of increased risk, complications, and mortality. Frailty may have the potential to identify patient outcomes...
  29. doi request reprint Process control to measure process improvement in colorectal surgery: modifications to an established enhanced recovery pathway
    Deborah S Keller
    1Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 2Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:194-200. 2014
    ..7 days postoperatively. We wondered if adding a transverse abdominus plane block and intravenous acetaminophen to an established pathway would improve outcomes and resource use...
  30. ncbi request reprint Operative blood loss and use of blood products after laparoscopic and conventional open colorectal operations
    Ravi P Kiran
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Arch Surg 139:39-42. 2004
    ..Blood loss, measured by estimated blood loss, drop in hemoglobin levels, and transfusion requirements, is lower in patients undergoing laparoscopic colectomy compared with patients undergoing conventional open colectomy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial comparing the controlled rehabilitation with early ambulation and diet pathway versus the controlled rehabilitation with early ambulation and diet with preemptive epidural anesthesia/analgesia after laparotomy and intestinal re
    Massarat Zutshi
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Surg 189:268-72. 2005
    ..The benefit of thoracic epidural (TE) analgesia over patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) remains unproven when used with a fast-track postoperative care plan...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of laparoscopy in rectal cancer
    Deborah S Keller
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:564-9. 2014
    ..With the current health care crisis and the importance of optimizing health care resources and patient outcomes, the cost of care is an important factor...
  33. doi request reprint Virtual reality simulator training for laparoscopic colectomy: what metrics have construct validity?
    Skandan Shanmugan
    1Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 2Department of Digestive Surgery, University Hospitals of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France 3Division of Colorectal Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 4Division of Colorectal Surgery, Veterans Administration Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System, Biloxi, Mississippi
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:210-4. 2014
    ..However, construct validity (the ability to distinguish between skill levels) must be confirmed before widespread implementation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and prediction of hospital readmission after intestinal surgery
    Ravi P Kiran
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:877-83. 2004
    ..Concerns about unexpected early readmissions and delays in diagnosis of complications remain unanswered. The objectives of this study were determination of readmission rate and outcomes for patients undergoing intestinal operations...
  35. doi request reprint Single-incision versus standard multiport laparoscopic colectomy: a multicenter, case-controlled comparison
    Bradley J Champagne
    Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Ann Surg 255:66-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare single-incision laparoscopic colectomy (SILC) to multiport laparoscopic colectomy (MLC) when performed by experienced laparoscopic surgeons...
  36. ncbi request reprint Advantages of laparoscopic colectomy in older patients
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Arch Surg 138:252-6. 2003
    ..We compared short-term outcomes in age-matched cohorts of patients undergoing laparoscopic vs open segmental colectomy managed with the Controlled Rehabilitation With Early Ambulation and Diet program...
  37. doi request reprint Hand-assisted laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy skills acquisition: augmented reality simulator versus human cadaver training models
    Fabien Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:200-4. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare a simulator with the human cadaver model for hand-assisted laparoscopic colorectal skills acquisition training...
  38. doi request reprint Transversus abdominis plane blocks and enhanced recovery pathways: making the 23-h hospital stay a realistic goal after laparoscopic colorectal surgery
    Joanne Favuzza
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:2481-6. 2013
    ..This study evaluates the addition of a transversus abdominis plane (TAP) block to the standard ERP...
  39. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic balloon dilation of ileal pouch strictures
    Bo Shen
    Department of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:2340-7. 2004
    ..Endoscopic balloon dilation has been successfully used in patients with Crohn's strictures at the small intestine and colon. There are no published trials on endoscopic balloon therapy of ileal pouch strictures...
  40. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for diseases of ileal pouch-anal anastomosis after restorative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis
    Bo Shen
    Department of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:81-9; quiz 2-3. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess risk factors for inflammatory and noninflammatory diseases of IPAA in a tertiary care setting...
  41. ncbi request reprint Postoperative upper and lower gastrointestinal recovery and gastrointestinal morbidity in patients undergoing bowel resection: pooled analysis of placebo data from 3 randomized controlled trials
    Conor P Delaney
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Surg 191:315-9. 2006
    ..This analysis examines gastrointestinal recovery in patients who underwent bowel resection (BR) in 3 recent trials...
  42. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis-related group assignment in laparoscopic and open colectomy: financial implications for payer and provider
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1016-20. 2005
    ..laparoscopic) regarding the reasons for disease-related group assignment to disease-related group 148, and institutional cost under Part A of the U.S. Medicare system...
  43. pmc Emergency laparoscopic colectomy: does it measure up to open?
    Jonah J Stulberg
    Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Am J Surg 197:296-301. 2009
    ..Laparoscopic colectomy has become the standard of care for elective resections; however, there are few data regarding laparoscopy in the emergency setting...
  44. ncbi request reprint Results of a standardized technique and postoperative care plan for laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy: a 30-month experience
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:503-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the outcome of a standardization of all the intraoperative and postoperative processes used in our department for the performance of laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Multivariable analysis of factors associated with hospital readmission after intestinal surgery
    Yehuda Kariv
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Surg 191:364-71. 2006
    ..Readmission rates after major abdominal surgery have a significant impact on hospital costs and quality of care. Identification of risk factors for readmission may improve postoperative care and discharge plans...
  46. ncbi request reprint Pilot study evaluating the efficacy of AlloMEMâ„¢ for prevention of intraperitoneal adhesions and peritoneal regeneration after loop ileostomy
    Deborah S Keller
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Institute for Surgery and Innovation, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, 7 Lakeside, Cleveland, OH, 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:3891-6. 2013
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the feasibility of AlloMEMâ„¢, a novel lyophililzed human peritoneal membrane, at peritoneal reconstitution, and decreasing adhesion formation after temporary loop ileostomy...
  47. doi request reprint Predicting the unpredictable: comparing readmitted versus non-readmitted colorectal surgery patients
    Deborah S Keller
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Surg 207:346-51; discussion 350-1. 2014
    ..To evaluate readmissions to determine predictors and patterns of readmission...
  48. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic complete mesocolic excision for right colon cancer
    Michel Adamina
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:2976-80. 2012
    ..Laparoscopic right complete mesocolic excision is a safe and effective procedure associated with excellent 3-year oncologic outcomes and accelerated postoperative recovery...
  49. ncbi request reprint Cost structure of laparoscopic and open sigmoid colectomy for diverticular disease: similarities and differences
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:485-90. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the direct cost structure of elective open and laparoscopic resection for sigmoid diverticulitis...
  50. doi request reprint Open versus endoscopic component separation: a cost comparison
    Karem C Harth
    Department of General Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2865-70. 2011
    ..This study aimed to compare the direct costs associated with each approach...
  51. doi request reprint The feasibility of laparoscopic colectomy in urgent and emergent settings
    Brad Champagne
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Institute for Surgery and Innovation, University Hospitals, Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, LKS 7, MS 5047, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:1791-6. 2009
    ..However, the use of LC in the emergency setting is relatively unstudied. The authors describe their experience with a series of emergent and urgent LC cases for a variety of colorectal pathologies...
  52. pmc Equivalent function, quality of life and pouch survival rates after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for indeterminate and ulcerative colitis
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 236:43-8. 2002
    ..To compare the function, complications, and quality of life after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA) for patients with indeterminate colitis (IndC) and ulcerative colitis (UC)...
  53. ncbi request reprint POSSUM, p-POSSUM, and Cr-POSSUM: implementation issues in a United States health care system for prediction of outcome for colon cancer resection
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1435-41. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the applicability of these systems to a cohort of colon cancer patients undergoing surgery in the United States...
  54. ncbi request reprint The HARM score: a novel, easy measure to evaluate quality and outcomes in colorectal surgery
    Deborah S Keller
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH Biostatistics, Healthcare Economics and Outcomes Research, Mansfield, MA Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles
    Ann Surg 259:1119-25. 2014
    ..Secondary goals were to validate the HARM score on a national inpatient sample...
  55. doi request reprint Prone jackknife position is not necessary to achieve a cylindrical abdominoperineal resection: demonstration of the lithotomy position
    Deborah S Keller
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:251. 2014
    ..Total operative time was 181 minutes. The specimen total mesorectal excision was complete with a negative circumferential radial margin (greater than 1 cm). Final pathology was T3N2M0. ..
  56. doi request reprint Short-term outcomes for robotic colorectal surgery by provider volume
    Deborah S Keller
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH
    J Am Coll Surg 217:1063-9.e1. 2013
    ..Benefits of this technology are unclear and being investigated. However, differences in outcomes between centers have not been evaluated. Our aim was to evaluate outcomes for robotic colorectal procedures by surgeon and hospital volume...
  57. doi request reprint Outcomes of discharge after elective laparoscopic colorectal surgery with transversus abdominis plane blocks and enhanced recovery pathway
    Joanne Favuzza
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 217:503-6. 2013
    ..The addition of a transversus abdominis plane (TAP) block to a standard pathway may improve these outcomes. We evaluated the addition of a TAP block to an established ERP...
  58. ncbi request reprint Quality of life improves within 30 days of surgery for Crohn's disease
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 196:714-21. 2003
    ..Earlier studies of the effect of surgery on QOL have been retrospective and assessed changes 3 to 24 months after surgery. This study prospectively assesses the effect of surgery on QOL in the early postoperative period...
  59. doi request reprint Effect of local anesthetics on postoperative pain and opioid consumption in laparoscopic colorectal surgery
    Jacquelenn Marie Stuhldreher
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:1617-23. 2012
    ..This study evaluates the efficacy of subcutaneous and intraperitoneal anesthetic in reducing postoperative pain following common laparoscopic colorectal procedures, in patients managed with enhanced recovery care pathways...
  60. ncbi request reprint A critical analysis of laparoscopic colectomy at a single institution: lessons learned after 1000 cases
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of Ohio, 3065 Arlington Avenue, Toledo, OH 43614, USA
    Am J Surg 191:377-80. 2006
    ..A critical outcome analysis of a large, single-institution experience provides a better frame of reference for an assessment of the role of laparoscopic colectomy for colorectal pathology...
  61. doi request reprint Tract length predicts successful closure with anal fistula plug in cryptoglandular fistulas
    Michael F McGee
    Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:1116-20. 2010
    ..Collagen anal fistula plug treatment of transsphincteric fistulas produces variable results. The purpose of our study was to determine whether long-tract fistulas (>4 cm) correlated with successful closure...
  62. doi request reprint Endoscopic mucosal resection with full-thickness closure for difficult polyps: a prospective clinical trial
    Deepak Agrawal
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:1082-8. 2010
    ..Large flat polyps may be more amenable to endoscopic resection if an endoluminal method for full-thickness closure were available...
  63. ncbi request reprint Phase III trial of alvimopan, a novel, peripherally acting, mu opioid antagonist, for postoperative ileus after major abdominal surgery
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1114-25; discussion 1125-6; author reply 1127-9. 2005
    ..There is no approved treatment for postoperative ileus. Alvimopan is a novel, peripherally acting, mu opioid receptor antagonist currently in development for the management of postoperative ileus...
  64. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome and quality of life after continent ileostomy
    Gurel Nessar
    Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:336-44. 2006
    ..This study was designed to evaluate long-term outcomes for patients undergoing Kock continent ileostomy, identify factors associated with adverse outcomes, and compare changes in quality of life after removal of the reservoir...
  65. ncbi request reprint Standardized approach to laparoscopic right colectomy: outcomes in 70 consecutive cases
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:675-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe a standard operative technique, postoperative care plan, and outcomes for laparoscopic right hemicolectomy...
  66. ncbi request reprint Prospective assessment of Cleveland Global Quality of Life (CGQL) as a novel marker of quality of life and disease activity in Crohn's disease
    Ravi P Kiran
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:1783-9. 2003
    ..This study validates CGQL in patients with Crohn's disease and determines the correlation of QOL measurement systems with disease activity as measured by the Crohn's Disease Activity Index (CDAI)...
  67. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic resection of deep pelvic endometriosis with rectosigmoid involvement
    Hans J Duepree
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, and The Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 195:754-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe our experience with planned complete laparoscopic management of deep pelvic endometriosis with bowel involvement...
  68. pmc Case-matched comparison of clinical and financial outcome after laparoscopic or open colorectal surgery
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 238:67-72. 2003
    ..Comparison of outcome and costs after laparoscopic and open colectomy...
  69. doi request reprint The effect of alvimopan on recovery after laparoscopic segmental colectomy
    Izi D Obokhare
    General Surgery Residency Program, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 54:743-6. 2011
    ..No data are available regarding the use of alvimopan following laparoscopic segmental colectomy...
  70. ncbi request reprint Comparison of robotically performed and traditional laparoscopic colorectal surgery
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1633-9. 2003
    ..The authors' experience performing robot-assisted laparoscopic colorectal surgery is reported...
  71. pmc Quantification of risk for pouch failure after ileal pouch anal anastomosis surgery
    Victor W Fazio
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 238:605-14; discussion 614-7. 2003
    ..At present, there are no published studies that investigate collectively the interrelation of factors related to ileal pouch failure, nor are there any predictive indices for risk stratification of patients undergoing IPAA surgery...
  72. ncbi request reprint Portal vein thrombosis after laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy for diverticulitis: report of a case
    Jorge Baixauli
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:550-3. 2003
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Does means of access affect the incidence of small bowel obstruction and ventral hernia after bowel resection? Laparoscopy versus laparotomy
    Hans Joachim Duepree
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:177-81. 2003
    ..This report attempts to define the incidence of these access-related complications in a large group of patients undergoing laparoscopic-assisted bowel resection (LABR) and open bowel operation (OPEN)...
  74. ncbi request reprint Afferent limb ulcers predict Crohn's disease in patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Jason M Wolf
    Department of Gastroenterology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gastroenterology 126:1686-91. 2004
    ..Making the diagnosis of CD in patients with IPAA can be difficult, but it is important for prognostic and therapeutic purposes. The aim of this study was to identify diagnostic features of CD in patients with IPAA...
  75. pmc Laparoscopic versus open colectomy for colon cancer in an older population: a cohort study
    Linda C Cummings
    Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, Department of Medicine, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Mailstop 5066, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5066, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 10:31. 2012
    ..The goals of this cohort study were to identify predictors of laparoscopic colectomy in an older population in the United States and to compare short-term and long-term outcomes...
  76. doi request reprint Identification of consensus-based quality end points for colorectal surgery
    Mark L Manwaring
    University Hospitals, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:294-301. 2012
    ..Process and outcome measures for quality assessment of colorectal surgical care are poorly defined...
  77. doi request reprint Hand-assisted versus straight laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy on a training simulator: what is the difference? A stepwise comparison of hand-assisted versus straight laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy performance on an augmented reality simulator
    Fabien Leblanc
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    World J Surg 34:2909-14. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that simulator-generated metrics and intraoperative errors may be able to differentiate the technical differences between hand-assisted laparoscopic (HAL) and straight laparoscopic (SL) approaches...
  78. pmc Preoperative radiotherapy improves survival for patients undergoing total mesorectal excision for stage T3 low rectal cancers
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 236:203-7. 2002
    ..To examine the effect of preoperative radiotherapy (PRT) on patients who undergo rectal resection with total mesorectal excision (TME) for stage T3 low rectal cancers...
  79. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic surgery for inflammatory bowel disease
    Sergio Casillas
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dig Surg 22:135-42. 2005
    ..A policy of starting most suitable cases laparoscopically may offer patients the potential benefits of a laparoscopic approach without increasing morbidity...
  80. doi request reprint Clinical results of intraoperative radiation therapy for patients with locally recurrent and advanced tumors having colorectal involvement
    Christina P Williams
    Department of Surgery, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Surg 195:405-9. 2008
    ..Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) may be useful in the treatment of patients who have a locally advanced primary and recurrent abdominopelvic neoplasm with colorectal involvement...
  81. doi request reprint Stepwise assessment tool of operative skills (SATOS): validity testing on a porcine training model of open gastrectomy
    Fabien Leblanc
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals CaseMedical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:672-6. 2010
    ....
  82. doi request reprint Expert benchmark for the GI Mentor II
    Roy Phitayakorn
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:611-4. 2009
    ..There is increasing interest in the use of virtual-reality simulators in general surgery residency training. Many simulators lack a benchmark against which trainees can measure competence and skill...
  83. pmc Clinical outcome and factors predictive of recurrence after enterocutaneous fistula surgery
    A Craig Lynch
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 240:825-31. 2004
    ..Recent experience with surgery for enterocutaneous fistulae (ECF) at a specialist colorectal unit is reviewed to define factors relating to a successful surgical outcome...
  84. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of rectal prolapse
    Eric L Marderstein
    Division of Colorectal Surgery and Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:552-61. 2007
    ..Laparoscopic repair of rectal prolapse has similar morbidity and recurrence rates to open surgery, with attendant benefits of reduced length of hospital stay, postoperative pain and wound complications...
  85. pmc Pharmacological management of postoperative ileus
    Farhad Zeinali
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5047, USA
    Can J Surg 52:153-7. 2009
    ..In this review, we define postoperative ileus, describe the pathogenesis and briefly discuss clinical management before detailing potential pharmacologic management options...
  86. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome, quality of life, and complications after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in selected septuagenarians
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:890-4; discussion 894. 2002
    ..This article evaluates the outcome of selected septuagenarians undergoing ileal pouch-anal anastomosis at this institution...
  87. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial comparing simultaneous intra-operative vs sequential prophylactic ureteric catheter insertion in re-operative and complicated colorectal surgery
    Naveen Pokala
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:683-7. 2007
    ..This study determines the safety and efficacy of simultaneous intra-operative ureteric catheter insertion during complicated and re-operative colorectal surgery...
  88. ncbi request reprint Ex vivo histology-correlated optical coherence tomography in the detection of transmural inflammation in Crohn's disease
    Bo Shen
    Department of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2:754-60. 2004
    ..The aims of this study were to perform histology-correlated OCT on surgical specimens of CD and UC and to determine its diagnostic accuracy...
  89. ncbi request reprint Dysplasia of the anal transitional zone after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: results of prospective evaluation after a minimum of ten years
    Feza H Remzi
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:6-13. 2003
    ....
  90. ncbi request reprint An unusual complication after hyaluronate-based bioresorbable membrane (Seprafilm) application
    Feza H Remzi
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am Surg 69:356-7. 2003
    ..Surgeons should be aware of this kind of a complication that might be attributed to this product...
  91. doi request reprint Late phase TNF-alpha depression in natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) peritoneoscopy
    Michael F McGee
    Case Advanced Surgical Endoscopy Team CASE T Laboratory, Departments of Surgery and Gastroenterology, Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Surgery 143:318-28. 2008
    ..Measurement of interleukin-1 (IL-1), interleukin-6 (IL-6), and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) is a validated method to quantify surgical stress. The physiologic and immunologic impact of NOTES is unknown...
  92. doi request reprint Natural orifice proctectomy using a transanal endoscopic microsurgical technique in a porcine model
    Joseph A Trunzo
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Surg Innov 17:48-52. 2010
    ..With the development of natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) techniques, the authors describe a new method of proctectomy using a combination of TEM and NOTES principles...
  93. ncbi request reprint Alvimopan
    Paul Neary
    Department of Colorectal Surgery A 30, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 14:479-88. 2005
    ..Further efficacy in alleviating opioid-induced bowel dysfunction in patients with chronic opioid usage has also been demonstrated. This evidence-based review assesses this new drug and discusses its potential role in clinical practice...
  94. ncbi request reprint Advantages of laparoscopic resection for ileocecal Crohn's disease
    Hans Joachim Duepree
    Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:605-10. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare laparoscopic and open resections for terminal ileal Crohn's disease...
  95. doi request reprint Adherence to surgical care improvement project measures and the association with postoperative infections
    Jonah J Stulberg
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    JAMA 303:2479-85. 2010
    ..However, an association between SCIP performance and clinical outcomes has not been demonstrated...
  96. doi request reprint A standardized technique for laparoscopic rectal resection
    Rolv Ole Lindsetmo
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:2059-63. 2009
    ..Laparoscopic rectal resection (LRR) has not gained the same acceptance as laparoscopic segmental colonic resection because of technical challenges, increased operating time and costs, and concerns about the oncological outcome...
  97. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy for metastatic colorectal cancer
    Bradley J Champagne
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Oncol 16:15-24. 2007
    ..While unresectable, metastatic colorectal cancer remains incurable at the current time, continued advances will inevitably challenge this presumption and it is crucial to outline the role of laparoscopy in this patient population...
  98. ncbi request reprint Prospective, randomized, controlled trial between a pathway of controlled rehabilitation with early ambulation and diet and traditional postoperative care after laparotomy and intestinal resection
    Conor P Delaney
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:851-9. 2003
    ..Although several protocols have been reported to reduce postoperative stay, no Level I evidence exists for their use in routine clinical practice...
  99. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic colectomy in obese and nonobese patients
    Anthony J Senagore
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:558-61. 2003
    ....
  100. doi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of complex small bowel obstruction: is it safe?
    Jonathan P Pearl
    Department of Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Surg Innov 15:110-3. 2008
    ..Neither massively dilated bowel nor multiple previous abdominal operations precluded safe conduct of the operation laparoscopically...
  101. ncbi request reprint Postoperative ileus-related morbidity profile in patients treated with alvimopan after bowel resection
    Bruce G Wolff
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:609-16. 2007
    ..The effect of alvimopan on POI-related morbidity for patients who underwent bowel resection was evaluated in a post-hoc analysis...