Saleem Islam

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Feasibility of laparoscopic pyloromyotomy under spinal anesthesia
    Saleem Islam
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 49:1485-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Advances in surgery for abdominal wall defects: gastroschisis and omphalocele
    Saleem Islam
    Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Post Office Box 100119, 1600 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32607, USA
    Clin Perinatol 39:375-86. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Clinical care outcomes in abdominal wall defects
    Saleem Islam
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 20:305-10. 2008
  4. pmc Extracorporeal life support in patients with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: how long should we treat?
    David W Kays
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 218:808-17. 2014
  5. doi request reprint The usefulness of the upper gastrointestinal series in the pediatric patient before anti-reflux procedure or gastrostomy tube placement
    Alex G Cuenca
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Surg Res 170:247-52. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Review of the evidence on the closure of abdominal wall defects
    Vincent E Mortellaro
    Department of Surgery, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:391-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Management of electrical and chemical burns inĀ children
    Hanna Alemayehu
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri
    J Surg Res 190:210-3. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Delayed emergency myelopoiesis following polymicrobial sepsis in neonates
    Alex G Cuenca
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Innate Immun 21:386-91. 2015
  9. doi request reprint "Pulling the plug"--management of meconium plug syndrome in neonates
    Alex G Cuenca
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Surg Res 175:e43-6. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Outcomes research in pediatric surgery. Part 1: overview and resources
    Fizan Abdullah
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:221-5. 2011

Collaborators

  • David W Kays
  • Shawn D St Peter
  • Steven L Lee
  • Marjorie J Arca
  • John R Gosche
  • David C Chang
  • Laura D Cassidy
  • Jacob Langer
  • P J Strouse
  • Martin L Blakely
  • James Griffith
  • Elizabeth A Beierle
  • Alex G Cuenca
  • Vincent E Mortellaro
  • Laura R Vick
  • Shawn D Larson
  • Hanna Alemayehu
  • Sara S Kim
  • Christopher J Lahr
  • Luke G Gutwein
  • Fizan Abdullah
  • Frankie B Fike
  • Constance W Lee
  • Mike K Chen
  • Matthew A Saxonhouse
  • Douglas C Barnhart
  • R Lawrence Moss
  • Daniel J Becker
  • Gauravi Sabharwal
  • Philip A Efron
  • Lori F Gentile
  • Lyle L Moldawer
  • Angela L Cuenca
  • Amanda Tarkowski
  • Jeffrey J Dehmer
  • Danielle Spree
  • Kristen Adams
  • Charu Subramony
  • Truptesh Kothari
  • Jay Salameh
  • Archana Kedar
  • Thomas Abell
  • Elizabeth R Paine
  • Juan F Alvarez
  • Yana Nikitina
  • Lindsey Halley
  • Jenny L Gutwein
  • Robert Schmieg
  • Anam S Ali
  • Julie A Bass
  • Belinda Dickie
  • Gezzer Ortega
  • Jonathan Green
  • Loretto Glynn
  • Daniel H Teitelbaum
  • Sathavaram V Reddy
  • Roger Hoover
  • David J Burchfield
  • Alexandra Wiggins
  • David J Hackam
  • Thomas T Sato
  • Bonnie L Silverman
  • Hanmin Lee
  • Mary L Brandt
  • Rebeccah L Brown
  • Reed A Dimmitt
  • Karl G Sylvester
  • Ronald B Hirschl
  • Daniel Zelterman
  • David M Powell
  • Brian D Kenney
  • Eric L Lazar
  • James D Geiger
  • Najeeb Zoubi

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Feasibility of laparoscopic pyloromyotomy under spinal anesthesia
    Saleem Islam
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 49:1485-7. 2014
    ..There are no reports of laparoscopic pyloromyotomy (LP) performed under SA. We present our experience with LP and SA and discuss feasibility...
  2. doi request reprint Advances in surgery for abdominal wall defects: gastroschisis and omphalocele
    Saleem Islam
    Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Post Office Box 100119, 1600 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32607, USA
    Clin Perinatol 39:375-86. 2012
    ..There have been a number of recent advances in the care of patients with AWDs, both in the fetus and the newborn, which will be discussed in this article...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical care outcomes in abdominal wall defects
    Saleem Islam
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 20:305-10. 2008
    ..Survival has improved over the past few decades, especially with parenteral nutrition and surgical repair. Yet, still, many questions remain regarding the outcome of these anomalies...
  4. pmc Extracorporeal life support in patients with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: how long should we treat?
    David W Kays
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 218:808-17. 2014
    ..Published data suggest that CDH survival after 2 weeks on ECMO is poor. Many centers limit duration of ECMO support...
  5. doi request reprint The usefulness of the upper gastrointestinal series in the pediatric patient before anti-reflux procedure or gastrostomy tube placement
    Alex G Cuenca
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Surg Res 170:247-52. 2011
    ..Anatomic abnormalities detected by UGI are uncommon and we hypothesize that the value of routine preoperative use of this test is limited...
  6. doi request reprint Review of the evidence on the closure of abdominal wall defects
    Vincent E Mortellaro
    Department of Surgery, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:391-7. 2011
    ..In patients with omphalocele, a registry to collect information on patients with larger defects may help determine which of the management strategies is optimal...
  7. doi request reprint Management of electrical and chemical burns inĀ children
    Hanna Alemayehu
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri
    J Surg Res 190:210-3. 2014
    ..We reviewed our experience in management of electrical and chemical burns to analyze the clinical course, management, and outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint Delayed emergency myelopoiesis following polymicrobial sepsis in neonates
    Alex G Cuenca
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Innate Immun 21:386-91. 2015
    ..Despite reports that this expansion may be related to TLR signaling, our data suggest that other factors may be important, as TRIF(-/-) and MyD88(-/-) neonatal HSCs are still able to expand in response to polymicrobial neonatal sepsis. ..
  9. doi request reprint "Pulling the plug"--management of meconium plug syndrome in neonates
    Alex G Cuenca
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Surg Res 175:e43-6. 2012
    ..We reviewed our experience to attempt to identify any potential association with these conditions and to review our outcomes...
  10. doi request reprint Outcomes research in pediatric surgery. Part 1: overview and resources
    Fizan Abdullah
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:221-5. 2011
    ..In part 2, a template is presented on how to structure and design an outcomes research question...
  11. pmc Outcomes of treatment of childhood achalasia
    Constance W Lee
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, PO Box 100119, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1173-7. 2010
    ..The optimal management of achalasia in children and adolescents remains unclear. The aim of this study was to review a single institution's experience with endoscopic and surgical interventions in children with achalasia...
  12. doi request reprint Occurrence of Crohn's disease in children after total colectomy for ulcerative colitis
    Vincent E Mortellaro
    Department of Surgery, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri 64105, USA
    J Surg Res 170:38-40. 2011
    ..Therefore, we reviewed all of our patients who underwent colectomy for inflammatory bowel disease to evaluate the risk of subsequent Crohn's manifestations and to document the outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Partial splenectomy prevents splenic sequestration crises in sickle cell disease
    Laura R Vick
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:2088-91. 2009
    ..We present our series of partial splenectomies in patients with multiple SS episodes...
  14. doi request reprint Appendiceal carcinoids in children--management and outcomes
    Sara S Kim
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    J Surg Res 192:250-3. 2014
    ..Appendiceal carcinoid tumors are very rare in children, and management has been guided by adult presentations and outcomes. Here, we present our experience with pediatric appendiceal carcinoid tumors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Allocation of healthcare dollars: analysis of nonneonatal circumcisions in Florida
    Luke G Gutwein
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am Surg 79:865-9. 2013
    ..This has resulted in an increase in economic health care. Public funding of neonatal circumcision could result in significant cost savings and avoid potential complications of general anesthesia. ..
  16. doi request reprint Long-term maturation of congenital diaphragmatic hernia treatment results: toward development of a severity-specific treatment algorithm
    David W Kays
    From the Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL and UF Health Shands Children s Hospital, Gainesville, FL
    Ann Surg 258:638-44; discussion 644-5. 2013
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  17. ncbi request reprint Pediatric pancreatic trauma: trending toward nonoperative management?
    Alex G Cuenca
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Departments of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am Surg 78:1204-10. 2012
    ..Pancreatic injuries were rare in children with trauma. CT scans were the most common method of diagnosis. Nonoperative management appeared to be safe and was more common, especially for the lower grade injuries...
  18. ncbi request reprint Management and outcomes of ovarian masses in children and adolescents
    Saleem Islam
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am Surg 74:1062-5. 2008
    ..Most ovarian masses in childhood are benign. Malignant lesions have favorable outcomes with chemotherapy, even with recurrent disease. Consideration for laparoscopic procedures should be given for the benign lesions...
  19. doi request reprint Antibiotics and appendicitis in the pediatric population: an American Pediatric Surgical Association Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee systematic review
    Steven L Lee
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Box 709818, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:2181-5. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to review evidence-based data regarding the use of antibiotics for the treatment of appendicitis in children...
  20. doi request reprint Gastroschisis with jejunal and colonic atresia, and isolated colonic atresia in dichorionic, diamniotic twins
    Matthew A Saxonhouse
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine, P O Box 100296, Gainesville, FL 32610 0296, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 25:437-9. 2009
    ..We present the first case of dichorionic, diamniotic male twins in which there was gastroschisis with jejunal and colonic atresia in Twin A and isolated colonic atresia in Twin B...
  21. doi request reprint Equestrian injuries in children
    Alex G Cuenca
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32608, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:148-50. 2009
    ..Equestrian activities are regarded by some as high-risk sports, and our recent experience suggested this to be true. We undertook this study to review our experience with pediatric equestrian injuries...
  22. ncbi request reprint Gastric electrical stimulation for abdominal pain in patients with symptoms of gastroparesis
    Christopher J Lahr
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am Surg 79:457-64. 2013
    ..This severe pain is associated with abnormal electrogastrographic activity and loss of S100 neuronal fibers in the stomach's inner and outer muscularis propria and, therefore, could be the result of gastric neuropathy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Adding insult to injury: neck exploration for penetrating pediatric neck trauma
    Laura R Vick
    Department of Surgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am Surg 74:1104-6. 2008
    ..Mandatory exploration of the neck in children should not be performed unless clinically indicated. Preoperative imaging should be used liberally to limit nontherapeutic explorations, improve diagnostic accuracy, and reduce morbidity...
  24. doi request reprint Primary colonic congenital infantile fibrosarcoma presenting as meconium peritonitis
    Saleem Islam
    The University of Michigan, CS Mott Children s Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:621-3. 2008
    ..We report a case of this tumor arising from the left colon in a newborn presenting with an intrauterine perforation and meconium peritonitis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Laparotomy versus peritoneal drainage for necrotizing enterocolitis and perforation
    R Lawrence Moss
    Section of Pediatric Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520 8062, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2225-34. 2006
    ..We designed this multicenter randomized trial to compare outcomes of primary peritoneal drainage with laparotomy and bowel resection in preterm infants with perforated necrotizing enterocolitis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Biliary atresia associated with hypoplastic left heart syndrome: a case report and review of the literature
    Daniel J Becker
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, CS Mott Children s Hospital, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0245, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1411-3. 2004
    ..The coexistence of these 2 disorders raises etiologic considerations and represents a potential challenge for the surgical treatment of both conditions...
  27. ncbi request reprint Congenital short-gut syndrome
    Gauravi Sabharwal
    Section of Pediatric Radiology, C S Mott Children s Hospital, Room F3503, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0252, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 34:424-7. 2004
    ..The diagnosis of congenital short gut was confirmed at surgery. Congenital short-gut syndrome is a rare entity. The diagnosis can be suggested by imaging, but is usually confirmed operatively...
  28. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal infection with multiple species of Candida: a case report
    Saleem Islam
    Department of Surgery, The Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 3:35-7. 2002