Jeffrey M Hardacre
Affiliation: University Hospitals Case Medical Center
- Addition of algenpantucel-L immunotherapy to standard adjuvant therapy for pancreatic cancer: a phase 2 studyJeffrey M Hardacre
Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center and Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 17:94-100; discussion p. 100-1. 2013..Despite continued investigation, limited progress has been made in the adjuvant treatment of resected pancreatic cancer. Novel or targeted therapies are needed...
- Is there a learning curve for pancreaticoduodenectomy after fellowship training?Jeffrey M Hardacre
Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
HPB Surg 2010:230287. 2010..Limited data exist regarding a learning curve for pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD). This study examines whether a learning curve exists for the performance of PD after fellowship training...
- Pancreatic resection in octogenariansJeffrey M Hardacre
Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
J Surg Res 156:129-32. 2009..Few studies exist that evaluate outcomes of pancreatectomy in patients > or =80 y of age, an age group increasing in size in the United States. This study analyzes the outcomes of pancreatectomy in patients > or =80 y of age...
- An aggressive surgical approach is warranted in the management of cystic pancreatic neoplasmsJeffrey M Hardacre
Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
Am J Surg 193:374-8; discussion 378-9. 2007..Cystic pancreatic neoplasms encompass a range of benign to malignant disease. Recommendations for surgical management vary...
- The impact of resection margin status and postoperative CA19-9 levels on survival and patterns of recurrence after postoperative high-dose radiotherapy with 5-FU-based concurrent chemotherapy for resectable pancreatic cancerTimothy J Kinsella
Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 6068, USA
Am J Clin Oncol 31:446-53. 2008....
- Early experience with intraoperative radiotherapy in patients with resected pancreatic adenocarcinomaCraig Messick
Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
Am J Surg 195:308-11; discussion 312. 2008..The use of intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT) in patients with resected pancreatic adenocarcinoma has not been clearly defined...
- Laparoscopic and hand-assisted distal pancreatectomyBernadette U Laxa
Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Am Surg 74:481-6; discussion 486-7. 2008..There were no perioperative deaths. All pancreatic fistulas resolved with conservative management...
- Technical aspects of bile duct evaluation and explorationSean B Orenstein
University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
Surg Clin North Am 94:281-96. 2014..Current training of young surgeons is limited for open biliary procedures and common bile duct explorations. Educational guidelines are necessary to reduce this educational gap. ..
- Dramatic response of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor to neadjuvant imatinib therapyShohrat Annaberdyev
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
World J Surg Oncol 7:30. 2009..We report the case of a 61-year old man who was treated with neoadjuvant imatinib for a massive gastric GIST with the hope of avoiding a potential multi-visceral resection...
- Management of pancreatic fistulasJeffrey A Blatnik
Department of Surgery, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Surg Clin North Am 93:611-7. 2013..The management of pancreatic fistulas can be complex and mandates a multidisciplinary approach. Basic principles of fistula control/patient stabilization, delineation of ductal anatomy, and definitive therapy remain of paramount importance...
- Results of pancreaticoduodenectomy for lymphoplasmacytic sclerosing pancreatitisJeffrey M Hardacre
Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287 4688, USA
Ann Surg 237:853-8; discussion 858-9. 2003....
- 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...
- New tools for laparoscopic division of the pancreas: a comparative animal studyEric J Hanly
Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:53-60. 2004..Fewer adhesions to the pancreatic stump were found in the ultrasonic scalpel groups as compared with the stapler groups. Ultrasonic dissection may be the superior means oflaparoscopic transection of the pancreas...
- Pancreaticoduodenectomy in patients with a history of Roux-en Y gastric bypass surgeryMehrdad Nikfarjam
Department of Surgery, University Hospitals, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
JOP 10:169-73. 2009..Roux-en Y gastric bypass surgery is the most common operation for treatment of morbid obesity. The approach to pancreaticoduodenal resection in patients with a history of Roux-en Y gastric bypass is not well described...