Courtney L Scaife

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Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Antibiotic prophylaxis in the placement of totally implanted central venous access ports
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, East Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Surg 200:719-22; disussion 722-3. 2010
  2. doi request reprint A survey of American College of Surgery fellows evaluating their use of antibiotic prophylaxis in the placement of subcutaneously implanted central venous access ports
    Edward T Nelson
    University of Utah, Department of Surgery, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Surg 206:1034-9; discussion 1039-40. 2013
  3. pmc Comparison of intraoperative versus delayed enteral feeding tube placement in patients undergoing a Whipple procedure
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:62-9. 2014
  4. pmc Does travel distance influence length of stay in elective pancreatic surgery?
    Katharine L Jackson
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:543-9. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of trastuzumab on epidermal growth factor receptor-dependent and -independent human colon cancer cells
    Scott K Kuwada
    Department of Medicine, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Int J Cancer 109:291-301. 2004
  6. pmc Prognostic significance of PINCH signalling in human pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 12:352-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Natural history of pancreatic cancer recurrence following "curative" resection in athymic mice
    Marcus J Torgenson
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Surg Res 149:57-61. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Synthetic extracellular matrix enhances tumor growth and metastasis in an orthotopic mouse model of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1074-80. 2008
  9. pmc Controlled and targeted tumor chemotherapy by ultrasound-activated nanoemulsions/microbubbles
    Natalya Y Rapoport
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Control Release 138:268-76. 2009
  10. pmc Improved diagnosis of pancreatic adenocarcinoma using haptoglobin and serum amyloid A in a panel screen
    Matthew A Firpo
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    World J Surg 33:716-22. 2009

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Antibiotic prophylaxis in the placement of totally implanted central venous access ports
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, East Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Surg 200:719-22; disussion 722-3. 2010
    ..Antibiotic prophylaxis during placement of implanted central venous access ports (CVAP) has not been studied. This retrospective review compared the rate of catheter-related infections (CRIs) with and without perioperative antibiotics...
  2. doi request reprint A survey of American College of Surgery fellows evaluating their use of antibiotic prophylaxis in the placement of subcutaneously implanted central venous access ports
    Edward T Nelson
    University of Utah, Department of Surgery, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Surg 206:1034-9; discussion 1039-40. 2013
    ..A survey of fellows of the American College of Surgeons was undertaken to determine the current practice pattern of PABX in CVAP placement...
  3. pmc Comparison of intraoperative versus delayed enteral feeding tube placement in patients undergoing a Whipple procedure
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:62-9. 2014
    ..Published preoperative risk factors predicting postoperative morbidity may be used to predict FT need and associated intraoperative placement...
  4. pmc Does travel distance influence length of stay in elective pancreatic surgery?
    Katharine L Jackson
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:543-9. 2014
    ..Regional referral centres may care for patients travelling significant distances. The effect of travel distance on LoS in pancreatic surgery patients was examined...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of trastuzumab on epidermal growth factor receptor-dependent and -independent human colon cancer cells
    Scott K Kuwada
    Department of Medicine, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Int J Cancer 109:291-301. 2004
    ..Predicting clinical responsiveness of human colon cancer cells to anti-HER-2 and anti-EGFR therapy may require demonstration of EGFR tyrosine kinase dependency of the cells...
  6. pmc Prognostic significance of PINCH signalling in human pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 12:352-8. 2010
    ..Recently, interest has developed in the accuracy of integrin-associated PINCH protein expression in human cancers as a predictive marker of tumour status. The goal of this study was to define the expression of PINCH protein in PDA...
  7. doi request reprint Natural history of pancreatic cancer recurrence following "curative" resection in athymic mice
    Marcus J Torgenson
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Surg Res 149:57-61. 2008
    ..Following "curative" pancreatic resection, we demonstrate postoperative disease recurrence by fluorescence imaging...
  8. ncbi request reprint Synthetic extracellular matrix enhances tumor growth and metastasis in an orthotopic mouse model of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1074-80. 2008
    ..The advantages of this new approach can be utilized to investigate the mechanisms of tumor progression and test novel therapeutic agents in vivo...
  9. pmc Controlled and targeted tumor chemotherapy by ultrasound-activated nanoemulsions/microbubbles
    Natalya Y Rapoport
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Control Release 138:268-76. 2009
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  10. pmc Improved diagnosis of pancreatic adenocarcinoma using haptoglobin and serum amyloid A in a panel screen
    Matthew A Firpo
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    World J Surg 33:716-22. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Evolution from heterozygous to homozygous KIT mutation in gastrointestinal stromal tumor correlates with the mechanism of mitotic nondisjunction and significant tumor progression
    Lei L Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Mod Pathol 21:826-36. 2008
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  12. pmc Ultrasonic nanotherapy of pancreatic cancer: lessons from ultrasound imaging
    Natalya Rapoport
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, and Departments of Clinical Radiology and Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Mol Pharm 7:22-31. 2010
    ..This is implicated as a possible cause of the resistance development, which may be pertinent to various modes of tumor nanotherapy...
  13. doi request reprint Does travel distance influence length of stay in elective colorectal surgery?
    Katharine L Jackson
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:367-73. 2013
    ..Regional referral centers with large geographic catchment areas attract patients from significant distances...
  14. doi request reprint A comparison of postoperative outcomes utilizing a continuous preperitoneal infusion versus epidural for midline laparotomy
    Molly E Gross
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Am J Surg 202:765-9; discussion 770. 2011
    ..This is the first direct comparison of CPI versus epidural infusion (EPI), both in conjunction with systemic analgesia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Nuclear factor kappaB inhibitors induce adhesion-dependent colon cancer apoptosis: implications for metastasis
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, Salt Lake City Veterans Administration Medical Center, and University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Cancer Res 62:6870-8. 2002
    ..The ability of soluble NFkappaB inhibitors to significantly induce apoptosis of readherent colon cancer cells makes them prospective candidates for preventing colon cancer metastasis...
  16. doi request reprint Image-guided placement of long-term central venous catheters reduces complications and cost
    Megan E Bowen
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Surg 208:937-41; discussion 941. 2014
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  17. doi request reprint Should we operate for an intra-abdominal emergency in the setting of disseminated cancer?
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT Electronic address
    Surgery 158:636-45. 2015
    ..Patients with advanced cancer and an abdominal surgical emergency pose a dilemma, because rescue surgery may be futile. This study defines morbidity and mortality rates and identifies preoperative risk factors that may predict outcome...
  18. pmc Phenotype and genotype of pancreatic cancer cell lines
    Emily L Deer
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Pancreas 39:425-35. 2010
    ..Identification of both consensus and discrepant information in the literature suggests careful evaluation before selection of cell lines and attention be given to cell line authentication...
  19. pmc Serum IGFBP2 and MSLN as diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers for pancreatic cancer
    Zachary W Kendrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:670-6. 2014
    ..Insulin-like growth factor binding protein 2 (IGFBP2) and mesothelin (MSLN) have shown potential as serum biomarkers in other cancers, but have not been adequately studied in PDAC...
  20. doi request reprint Association between postoperative complications and clinical cancer outcomes
    Courtney L Scaife
    Department of Surgery, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, 2000 Circle of Hope Drive, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112 5550, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4063-6. 2013
    ..Perioperative complications may contribute to cancer recurrence. This study examined the relationship between postoperative complications and risk-adjusted patient overall survival...