David M Krpata

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trauma induced left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome in a 15 year old: a rare case of Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy
    David M Krpata
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:876-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Evaluation of high-risk, comorbid patients undergoing open ventral hernia repair with synthetic mesh
    David M Krpata
    Department of Surgery, Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Surgery 153:120-5. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Design and initial implementation of HerQLes: a hernia-related quality-of-life survey to assess abdominal wall function
    David M Krpata
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:635-42. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Posterior and open anterior components separations: a comparative analysis
    David M Krpata
    Department of Surgery, Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Surg 203:318-22; discussion 322. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes of simultaneous large complex abdominal wall reconstruction and enterocutaneous fistula takedown
    David M Krpata
    Case Acute Intestinal Failure Unit University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Mail Stop LKS 5047, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Surg 205:354-8; discussion 358-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Effects of weight reduction surgery on the abdominal wall fascial wound healing process
    David M Krpata
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Surg Res 184:78-83. 2013
  7. doi request reprint A 5-year clinical experience with single-staged repairs of infected and contaminated abdominal wall defects utilizing biologic mesh
    Michael J Rosen
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Ann Surg 257:991-6. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic mechanical fixation devices: does firing angle matter?
    Emmanuel E Sadava
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:2076-81. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Evaluation of fibrin sealant for biologic mesh fixation at the hiatus in a porcine model
    David M Krpata
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:3120-6. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Predicting severe postoperative respiratory complications following abdominal wall reconstruction
    Jeffrey A Blatnik
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 130:836-41. 2012

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Trauma induced left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome in a 15 year old: a rare case of Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy
    David M Krpata
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:876-9. 2013
    ..The patient eventually regained full cardiac function by post-trauma day seven. Here we present the first case report of trauma induced left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome in pediatrics...
  2. doi request reprint Evaluation of high-risk, comorbid patients undergoing open ventral hernia repair with synthetic mesh
    David M Krpata
    Department of Surgery, Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Surgery 153:120-5. 2013
    ..Our objective was to determine the incidence of SSO in open, grade II VHR and to examine the use of synthetic mesh in these comorbid patients...
  3. doi request reprint Design and initial implementation of HerQLes: a hernia-related quality-of-life survey to assess abdominal wall function
    David M Krpata
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:635-42. 2012
    ..Our objective was to design a hernia-specific QofL instrument with a focus on abdominal wall function, evaluate its measurement properties, and assess the impact of VHR on QofL using this new instrument...
  4. doi request reprint Posterior and open anterior components separations: a comparative analysis
    David M Krpata
    Department of Surgery, Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Surg 203:318-22; discussion 322. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that PCS provides effective fascial advancement while reducing wound morbidity during abdominal wall reconstructions...
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes of simultaneous large complex abdominal wall reconstruction and enterocutaneous fistula takedown
    David M Krpata
    Case Acute Intestinal Failure Unit University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Mail Stop LKS 5047, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Surg 205:354-8; discussion 358-9. 2013
    ..We aimed to review our experience with simultaneous single-stage ECF takedown and complex abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR)...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of weight reduction surgery on the abdominal wall fascial wound healing process
    David M Krpata
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Surg Res 184:78-83. 2013
    ..To improve the future treatment of morbidly obese patients, the aim of our study was to understand the link between bariatric surgery and alterations in the wound healing processes...
  7. doi request reprint A 5-year clinical experience with single-staged repairs of infected and contaminated abdominal wall defects utilizing biologic mesh
    Michael J Rosen
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Ann Surg 257:991-6. 2013
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the safety and durability of biologic mesh for single-staged reconstruction of contaminated fields...
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic mechanical fixation devices: does firing angle matter?
    Emmanuel E Sadava
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:2076-81. 2013
    ..Although manufacturers recommend deploying tacks perpendicular to the tissue, achieving this can sometimes be challenging. This study aimed to analyze comparatively the effects of angled deployment among commonly used tacks...
  9. doi request reprint Evaluation of fibrin sealant for biologic mesh fixation at the hiatus in a porcine model
    David M Krpata
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:3120-6. 2012
    ..Fibrin sealant (FS) offers a potential solution to this problem. We hypothesized that FS provides comparable mesh fixation to suture repair during laparoscopic mesh hiatoplasty...
  10. doi request reprint Predicting severe postoperative respiratory complications following abdominal wall reconstruction
    Jeffrey A Blatnik
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 130:836-41. 2012
    ..The authors attempted to identify factors predictive of respiratory complications following abdominal wall reconstruction...
  11. doi request reprint Does presoaking synthetic mesh in antibiotic solution reduce mesh infections? An experimental study
    Emmanuel E Sadava
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:562-8. 2013
    ..We evaluate the efficacy of soaking mesh in antibiotics to prevent prosthetic infection in an animal model of clean-contaminated ventral hernia repair (VHR)...
  12. doi request reprint Comparative radiographic analysis of changes in the abdominal wall musculature morphology after open posterior component separation or bridging laparoscopic ventral hernia repair
    Gayan S De Silva
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, Department of General Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH
    J Am Coll Surg 218:353-7. 2014
    ..We aimed to compare and contrast the impact of posterior component separation with transversus abdominis release (TAR) and bridging laparoscopic ventral hernia repair (LVHR) on the muscles of the abdominal wall...
  13. doi request reprint Does a history of wound infection predict postoperative surgical site infection after ventral hernia repair?
    Jeffrey A Blatnik
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Surg 203:370-4; discussion 374. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine the role of a previous wound infection on surgical site infection in patients undergoing open ventral hernia repair...
  14. doi request reprint In vivo analysis of the morphologic characteristics of synthetic mesh to resist MRSA adherence
    Jeffrey A Blatnik
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:2139-44. 2012
    ..To evaluate this, we studied commercially available synthetic meshes ability to clear a bacterial contamination with methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection...
  15. doi request reprint Retromuscular preperitoneal repair of flank hernias
    Melissa S Phillips
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1548-53. 2012
    ..Their anatomic proximity to the bony prominence and major neurovascular structures limits fixation options and restricts mesh overlap. We present our technique and outcomes of a preperitoneal repair with wide mesh overlap...
  16. doi request reprint Long-term effect on donor sites after components separation: a radiographic analysis
    Caitlin W Hicks
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 130:354-9. 2012
    ..The authors hypothesized that recreation of the tendinous insertion of the linea alba through components separation results in expansion of the rectus muscle with potential atrophy of the external obliques...
  17. doi request reprint Negative pressure therapy for high-risk abdominal wall reconstruction incisions
    Eric M Pauli
    Department of Surgery, Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 14:270-4. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that NPT would reduce the risk of SSI in patients undergoing the repair of contaminated ventral hernias...
  18. doi request reprint Stitch versus scar--evaluation of laparoscopic pediatric inguinal hernia repair: a pilot study in a rabbit model
    Jeffrey A Blatnik
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:848-51. 2012
    ..We set out to assess if the suture alone causes enough injury and scar over time to obliterate the internal ring...
  19. doi request reprint Modified hernia grading scale to stratify surgical site occurrence after open ventral hernia repairs
    Arielle E Kanters
    Case Comprehensive Hernia Center, Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:787-93. 2012
    ..This study evaluates the Ventral Hernia Working Group's (VHWG) grading scale to accurately predict surgical site occurrence (SSO) after open ventral hernia repair...
  20. doi request reprint Needlescopic surgery: what's in the toolbox?
    David M Krpata
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:1040-4. 2013
    ..Because this is a rapidly growing area of surgery, needlescopic surgery will benefit from additional product development with a focus on improving instrument strength and optics...
  21. doi request reprint A novel over-the-scope deployment method for enteral stent placement
    Eric M Pauli
    Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, Mail Stop LKS 5047, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:1410-1. 2013
    ..Currently available stent delivery systems make deployment in many locations in the GI tract difficult due to the inability to traverse curves or impossible due to the size requirements of the deployment systems...