M J Englesbe

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Time-trends in publication productivity of young transplant surgeons in the United States
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 12:772-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Young transplant surgeons and NIH funding
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Surgery and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:245-52. 2011
  3. pmc A statewide assessment of surgical site infection following colectomy: the role of oral antibiotics
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5331, USA
    Ann Surg 252:514-9; discussion 519-20. 2010
  4. pmc Sarcopenia and mortality after liver transplantation
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:271-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Should heart, lung, and liver transplant recipients receive immunosuppression induction for kidney transplantation?
    D N Ranney
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Clin Transplant 24:67-72. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for urinary complications after renal transplantation
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation and School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 7:1536-41. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of donor and recipient practices on transplant center finances
    M J Englesbe
    Michigan Surgical Collaborative for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 8:586-92. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Financial implications of pancreas transplant complications: a business case for quality improvement
    J A Cohn
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 7:1656-60. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Influence of body mass index on complications and oncologic outcomes following hepatectomy for malignancy
    Amit K Mathur
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, 2226 Taubman Center, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:849-57. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate and University of Wisconsin preservation in renal transplantation
    R J Lynch
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 8:567-73. 2008

Detail Information

Publications63

  1. doi request reprint Time-trends in publication productivity of young transplant surgeons in the United States
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 12:772-8. 2012
    ..68, 95% CI 0.51-0.89, p = 0.006). These findings raise concerns about the future place of transplant surgeons within the science that shapes our own field...
  2. doi request reprint Young transplant surgeons and NIH funding
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Surgery and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:245-52. 2011
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  3. pmc A statewide assessment of surgical site infection following colectomy: the role of oral antibiotics
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5331, USA
    Ann Surg 252:514-9; discussion 519-20. 2010
    ..To determine the utility of adding oral nonabsorbable antibiotics to the bowel prep prior to elective colon surgery...
  4. pmc Sarcopenia and mortality after liver transplantation
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:271-8. 2010
    ..Surgeons frequently struggle to determine patient suitability for liver transplantation. Objective and comprehensive measures of overall burden of disease, such as sarcopenia, could inform clinicians and help avoid futile transplantations...
  5. doi request reprint Should heart, lung, and liver transplant recipients receive immunosuppression induction for kidney transplantation?
    D N Ranney
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Clin Transplant 24:67-72. 2010
    ..These trends could relate to selection bias in the decision to prescribe induction immunosuppression, but further study is needed to better define the risks and benefits of antibody-induction regimens in this population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for urinary complications after renal transplantation
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation and School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 7:1536-41. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that several patient characteristics are associated with an increased risk of a urinary complication. The U-stitch technique should not be used for the ureteral anastomosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of donor and recipient practices on transplant center finances
    M J Englesbe
    Michigan Surgical Collaborative for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 8:586-92. 2008
    ..The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) should consider risk-adjusted reimbursement for kidney transplantation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Financial implications of pancreas transplant complications: a business case for quality improvement
    J A Cohn
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 7:1656-60. 2007
    ..All parties (patient, physician, payer and medical center) should benefit from quality improvement, with payers having a financial interest in pancreas transplant surgical quality initiatives...
  9. doi request reprint Influence of body mass index on complications and oncologic outcomes following hepatectomy for malignancy
    Amit K Mathur
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, 2226 Taubman Center, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:849-57. 2010
    ..Following hepatectomy for malignancy, the effect of body mass index (BMI) on hepatic and oncologic outcomes is unknown...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate and University of Wisconsin preservation in renal transplantation
    R J Lynch
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 8:567-73. 2008
    ..Prolonged preservation with HTK compared to UW was not associated with excess risk to the graft or patient. In summary, HTK demonstrated efficacy similar to UW in terms of patient and graft survival...
  11. pmc Case mix, quality and high-cost kidney transplant patients
    M J Englesbe
    Michigan Surgical Collaborative for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:1108-14. 2009
    ..Payments for high-cost patients represent a significant proportion of the total costs of kidney transplant surgical care. Quality improvement may be an important strategy for reducing the costs of kidney transplantation...
  12. doi request reprint Financial impact of surgical site infection after kidney transplantation: implications for quality improvement initiative design
    Dorothy Ho
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:99-104. 2010
    ..The goal of this study was to quantify the financial costs of SSI after kidney transplantation and to determine the party bearing the brunt of these costs...
  13. doi request reprint Improving organ procurement practices in Michigan
    R J Lynch
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:2416-23. 2009
    ..In summary, we found significant inefficiency in current practice, which may be alleviated using new paradigms for donor procurement...
  14. ncbi request reprint Who pays for biliary complications following liver transplant? A business case for quality improvement
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:2978-82. 2006
    ..Medical centers have a financial interest in transplant surgical quality improvement, but payers have the most to gain with improved surgical outcomes...
  15. doi request reprint A contemporary comparison of aortofemoral bypass and aortoiliac stenting in the treatment of aortoiliac occlusive disease
    Christopher R Burke
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:4-13. 2010
    ..The objective of the current study was to determine the effect of these trends on treatment outcomes in a contemporary single-institution experience with AIOD...
  16. ncbi request reprint Survival among children with portal vein thrombosis and end-stage liver disease
    Shaza Al-Holou
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 14:132-7. 2010
    ..Further study is needed to discern variations in mortality risk that may occur in the pediatric chronic liver disease population with PVT...
  17. ncbi request reprint The Michigan surgical quality collaborative: will a statewide quality improvement initiative pay for itself?
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Ann Surg 246:1100-3. 2007
    ..quot; The payer has made a significant investment in this regional surgical quality improvement (QI) program and funds each center's participation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is routine ureteral stenting cost-effective in renal transplantation?
    Derek A DuBay
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0331, USA
    J Urol 178:2509-13; discussion 2513. 2007
    ..We identified the specific morbidity associated with urinary complications following renal transplantation and quantified the health care resources required to treat these patients at a high volume center...
  19. doi request reprint Improving organ procurement travel practices in the United States: proceedings from the Michigan Donor Travel Forum
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:458-63. 2010
    ..Overall, the aims of these proposals are to raise procurement travel standards and in doing so, to improve the transplantation as a whole...
  20. doi request reprint The effect of smoking on biliary complications following liver transplantation
    Amit K Mathur
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Transpl Int 24:58-66. 2011
    ..Smoking clearly portends a significant risk of biliary complications following liver transplantation. Smoking status should be clearly defined when evaluating transplant candidacy and in counseling patients with cirrhosis...
  21. doi request reprint Accelerating the pace of surgical quality improvement: the power of hospital collaboration
    Darrell A Campbell
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 0331, USA
    Arch Surg 145:985-91. 2010
    ..A regional collaborative approach is an efficient platform for surgical quality improvement...
  22. doi request reprint Mortality in medicare patients undergoing surgery in July in teaching hospitals
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Michigan Surgical Collaborative for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0331, USA
    Ann Surg 249:871-6. 2009
    ..To determine whether operative mortality rates at teaching hospitals in the United States are higher in July, the start of the academic year...
  23. doi request reprint Effects of smoking on survival for patients with end-stage liver disease
    Dennis S Lee
    Summer Student Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 208:1077-84. 2009
    ..Smokers with chronic liver disease can become eligible for transplantation, but some insurers refuse reimbursement pending smoking cessation...
  24. doi request reprint Obesity, surgical site infection, and outcome following renal transplantation
    Raymond J Lynch
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0342, USA
    Ann Surg 250:1014-20. 2009
    ..We sought to understand whether obesity imparts detriment in outcome beyond risk of developing surgical site infection (SSI)...
  25. pmc Portal vein thrombosis and liver transplant survival benefit
    Michael J Englesbe
    Departments of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Liver Transpl 16:999-1005. 2010
    ..Among patients with low MELD score, PVT is associated with less transplant survival benefit. Clinicians should carefully consider the risks of liver transplantation in clinically stable patients who have PVT...
  26. ncbi request reprint The Michigan Surgical Quality Collaborative: a legacy of Shukri Khuri
    Darrell A Campbell
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, MI, USA
    Am J Surg 198:S49-55. 2009
    ..From the legacy of Shukri Khuri, we have successfully implemented a regional quality collaborative in Michigan, the Michigan Surgical Quality Collaborative (MSQC)...
  27. doi request reprint Portal vein thrombosis and survival in patients with cirrhosis
    Michael J Englesbe
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Liver Transpl 16:83-90. 2010
    ..39; 95% CI, 2.39-22.83). In conclusion, patients with cirrhosis complicated by PVT have an increased risk of death...
  28. doi request reprint A statewide consortium of surgical care: a longitudinal investigation of vascular operative procedures at 16 hospitals
    Peter K Henke
    Section of Vascular Surgery and Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Surgery 148:883-89; discussion 889-92. 2010
    ..Regional surgical quality improvement consortiums are becoming more common. Herein we have reported the effectiveness of a statewide consortium focusing on open vascular operative procedures...
  29. doi request reprint A comparison of in-hospital mortality risk conferred by high hospital occupancy, differences in nurse staffing levels, weekend admission, and seasonal influenza
    Peter L Schilling
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Med Care 48:224-32. 2010
    ..Yet, no study has simultaneously compared the strength of associations of these 4 factors with in-hospital mortality...
  30. pmc Body mass index and adverse perioperative outcomes following hepatic resection
    Amit K Mathur
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1285-91. 2010
    ..The effect of obesity on perioperative outcomes following hepatic resection is not clearly defined. We sought to understand the implications of obesity on post-hepatectomy outcomes in a nationally represented cohort of patients...
  31. doi request reprint Preoperative and intraoperative predictors of cardiac adverse events after general, vascular, and urological surgery
    Sachin Kheterpal
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Anesthesiology 110:58-66. 2009
    ..The authors sought to determine the incidence and risk factors for perioperative cardiac adverse events (CAEs) after noncardiac surgery using detailed preoperative and intraoperative hemodynamic data...
  32. ncbi request reprint Early urologic complications after pediatric renal transplant: a single-center experience
    Michael J Englesbe
    Section of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Transplantation 86:1560-4. 2008
    ..In this retrospective review, we evaluated the records of all pediatric renal transplant recipients at our center from 1995 to 2004...
  33. pmc Seasonal variation in surgical outcomes as measured by the American College of Surgeons-National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP)
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331
    Ann Surg 246:456-62; discussion 463-5. 2007
    ..We hypothesize that the systems of care within academic medical centers are sufficiently disrupted with the beginning of a new academic year to affect patient outcomes...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictors of postoperative acute renal failure after noncardiac surgery in patients with previously normal renal function
    Sachin Kheterpal
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Anesthesiology 107:892-902. 2007
    ..The authors investigated the incidence and risk factors for postoperative acute renal failure after major noncardiac surgery among patients with previously normal renal function...
  35. pmc Donation after cardiac death as a strategy to increase deceased donor liver availability
    Robert M Merion
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 244:555-62. 2006
    ..This study examines donation after cardiac death (DCD) practices and outcomes in liver transplantation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of body mass index on the survival benefit of liver transplantation
    Shawn J Pelletier
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Liver Transpl 13:1678-83. 2007
    ..0001) survival benefit, including morbidly obese and underweight recipients. Our results suggest that high or low recipient BMI should not be a contraindication for LT...
  37. ncbi request reprint Single center review of femoral arteriovenous grafts for hemodialysis
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Section of Transplantation, University of Michigan Health System, 2926 Taubman Center, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48109 0331, USA
    World J Surg 30:171-5. 2006
    ..The National Kidney Foundation Practice Guidelines urge prompt removal of the catheter, but the guidelines do not specifically address the problem of patients whose only option is a femoral arteriovenous (AV) graft...
  38. ncbi request reprint Biliary complications following liver transplantation in the model for end-stage liver disease era: effect of donor, recipient, and technical factors
    Theodore H Welling
    Division of Transplantation, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Liver Transpl 14:73-80. 2008
    ..Donor, recipient, and technical factors appear to differentially affect the incidence of anastomotic biliary complications, with warm ischemia, use of HTK, and use of a stent emerging as the most important variables...
  39. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and natural history of aortic aneurysms in heart and abdominal organ transplant patients
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6410, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:27-31. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to document the prevalence and clinical features of aortic aneurysms in heart and abdominal transplant patients...
  40. ncbi request reprint How can the American College of Surgeons-National Surgical Quality Improvement Program help or hinder the general surgeon?
    Darrell A Campbell
    Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, C201 MIB 0825, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0825, USA
    Adv Surg 42:169-81. 2008
  41. ncbi request reprint Gallbladder disease in cardiac transplant patients: a survey study
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Surgery, and the Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor 48109 0331, USA
    Arch Surg 140:399-403; discussion 404. 2005
    ..Preemptive cholecystectomy in cardiac transplant patients with radiographic biliary pathology reduces the morbidity and mortality of biliary tract disease following heart transplantation compared with expectant management...
  42. ncbi request reprint Single-center study of technical graft loss in 714 consecutive renal transplants
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Michigan Medical Center, 2926 Taubman Box 0331, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Transplantation 78:623-6. 2004
    ..04) and that venous thrombosis seemed to be related to the recipient (four of seven patients with positive hypercoagulable workup)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Arterial injury repair in nonhuman primates-the role of PDGF receptor-beta
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Surg Res 119:80-4. 2004
    ..Fundamental differences with the well-characterized rat arterial injury model have been found...
  44. doi request reprint Prophylactic antibiotic practices for colectomy in Michigan
    Samantha Hendren
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Surg 201:290-3; discussion 293-4. 2011
    ..Although there are guidelines for prophylactic intravenous antibiotics in colorectal surgery, the objective of this study was to determine the extent to which these guidelines are followed...
  45. pmc Reducing pediatric liver transplant complications: a potential roadmap for transplant quality improvement initiatives within North America
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Transplant 12:2301-6. 2012
    ..We frame this work as a unique six-step approach roadmap that may serve as an efficient and cost effective model for novel broad-based quality improvement initiatives within transplantation...
  46. doi request reprint Marijuana use in potential liver transplant candidates
    D N Ranney
    Department of Surgery Summer Research Group, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:280-5. 2009
    ..09, 95% CI 0.78-1.54). We conclude that patients who did and did not use marijuana had similar survival rates. Current substance abuse policies do not seen to systematically expose marijuana users to additional risk of mortality...
  47. ncbi request reprint Recovery and utilization of deceased donor kidneys from small pediatric donors
    S J Pelletier
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:1646-52. 2006
    ..Although limited by the retrospective nature of the study, kidneys transplanted en bloc had a similar graft survival to ideal donors but may not maximize the number of successfully transplanted recipients...
  48. doi request reprint The riskiest job in medicine: transplant surgeons and organ procurement travel
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:2406-15. 2009
    ..Though these data have important limitations, they suggest that organ procurement travel is associated with significant risk. Improvements in organ procurement travel are needed...
  49. ncbi request reprint Concomitant blockade of platelet-derived growth factor receptors alpha and beta induces intimal atrophy in baboon PTFE grafts
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:440-6. 2004
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Effect of intraoperative hyperglycemia during liver transplantation
    John B Ammori
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0331, USA
    J Surg Res 140:227-33. 2007
    ..The effect of intraoperative strict glucose control on surgical outcomes, including liver transplantation, has not been well evaluated...
  51. ncbi request reprint Incremental costs of post-liver transplantation complications
    John B Ammori
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:89-95. 2008
    ..Complications after liver transplantation are common and expensive. The incremental costs of adult posttransplantation liver transplantation complications and who pays for these complications (center or payor) is unknown...
  52. doi request reprint Measurement of foot traffic in the operating room: implications for infection control
    Raymond J Lynch
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Med Qual 24:45-52. 2009
    ..There is a high rate of traffic across all specialties, compromising the sterile environment of the operating room...
  53. doi request reprint Centers for Disease Control 'high-risk' donors and kidney utilization
    K I Duan
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:416-20. 2010
    ..06, 95% CI 0.89-1.26). These findings suggest that labeling donor organs as 'high risk' may result in wastage of approximately 41 otherwise standard kidneys per year...
  54. ncbi request reprint A call for a national transplant surgical quality improvement program
    M J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Transplant Services, University of Michigan Health System, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:666-70. 2006
    ..Such a proactive approach toward quality improvement from the transplant community is an excellent investment for patients, providers and health care payers...
  55. doi request reprint Informatics and the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program: automated processes could replace manual record review
    David A Hanauer
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 208:37-41. 2009
    ..We sought to test the feasibility of using an informatics tool to automatically identify postoperative complications stored as free-text documents in our electronic medical record...
  56. ncbi request reprint Preliminary analysis of early outcomes of a prospective, randomized trial of complete steroid avoidance in liver transplantation
    S J Pelletier
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0331, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:1214-6. 2005
    ..However, the potential long-term benefits of steroid avoidance, including a decrease in severity of recurrent hepatitis C, remain under investigation...
  57. doi request reprint Resident participation does not affect surgical outcomes, despite introduction of new techniques
    Shaun P Patel
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:540-5. 2010
    ..There are few studies evaluating whether complication rates, independent of patient risk factors, are affected by resident participation in operations...
  58. doi request reprint Surgical site infection prevention: the importance of operative duration and blood transfusion--results of the first American College of Surgeons-National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Best Practices Initiative
    Darrell A Campbell
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:810-20. 2008
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1beta inhibits PDGF-BB-induced migration by cooperating with PDGF-BB to induce cyclooxygenase-2 expression in baboon aortic smooth muscle cells
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:1091-6. 2004
    ..Our data suggest that IL-1beta is inhibitory and that this effect is mediated by cyclooxygenase (COX)-2. We further addressed the role of the mitogen-activated protein kinase p38, which is activated by PDGF-BB and by IL-1beta...
  60. ncbi request reprint Financial implications of surgical complications in pediatric liver transplantation
    John B Ammori
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 12:174-9. 2008
    ..All parties (patient and families, physician, payer, and medical center) should benefit from quality improvement efforts, with payers having the largest financial interest...
  61. ncbi request reprint Early pancreas transplant outcomes with histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate preservation: a multicenter study
    Michael J Englesbe
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Transplantation 82:136-9. 2006
    ..The HTK group did have significantly more acute rejection within the first 180 days (25.0% vs. 9.8%, P<0.05). HTK is a suitable substitute for UW in the preservation of pancreas allografts...
  62. ncbi request reprint Operative mortality after renal transplantation--does surgeon type matter?
    John M Hollingsworth
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Urol 177:2255-9; discussion 2259. 2007
    ..Given this evolution to the multiorgan transplant surgeon, we evaluated the effect of the current training paradigm on practice patterns and outcomes for kidney transplants...
  63. ncbi request reprint Transfusions in surgical patients
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery Section of General Surgery, Divisions of Transplantation, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:249-54. 2005