T M Farrell
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Central Venous Line Placement prior to Gastric Bypass Improves Operating Room EfficiencyD Wayne Overby
Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 7081, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
ISRN Surg 2012:816871. 2012..Conclusions. Outpatient CVLs prior to gastric bypass improve efficiency in the OR with earlier skin incision. Professional reimbursement is better for outpatient CVLs than intraoperative inpatient CVLs...
- Nissen fundoplication improves gastric motility in patients with delayed gastric emptyingT M Farrell
Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Rd, N, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Surg Endosc 15:271-4. 2001..Therefore, we compared outcomes in GERD patients with delayed gastric emptying after fundoplication alone or fundoplication with pyloroplasty...
- Resection and advancement of esophageal mucosa. A potential therapy for Barrett's esophagusT M Farrell
Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7210, USA
Surg Endosc 15:937-41. 2001..Ablative therapies may lead to esophageal perforation or stricture formation if applied too liberally and residual glandular tissue and persistent cancer risk if utilized too sparingly...
- Response of atypical symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux to antireflux surgeryT M Farrell
Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Br J Surg 88:1649-52. 2001..The effectiveness of antireflux surgery for these symptoms is uncertain. The present study compared symptomatic response rates for typical and atypical GOR symptoms after fundoplication...
- Clinical application of laparoscopic bariatric surgery: an evidence-based reviewTimothy M Farrell
Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7081, USA
Surg Endosc 23:930-49. 2009..Minimally invasive methods have altered the demand for bariatric procedures. However, no evidence-based clinical reviews yet exist to guide patients and surgeons in selecting the bariatric operation most applicable to a given situation...
- Low correlation between subjective and objective measures of knowledge on surgery clerkshipsTimothy M Farrell
Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7081, USA
J Am Coll Surg 210:680-3, 683-5. 2010..Few efforts have been made to characterize the correlation between subjective and objective measures of medical knowledge...
- Assessing laparoscopic manipulative skillsC D Smith
Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, H124 B, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta GA 30322, USA
Am J Surg 181:547-50. 2001....
- Complete fundoplication is not associated with increased dysphagia in patients with abnormal esophageal motilityT R Heider
Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7210, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 5:36-41. 2001....