Brendan C Visser

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Diagnostic imaging of cystic pancreatic neoplasms
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S 343, San Francisco, CA 94143 0470, USA
    Surg Oncol 13:27-39. 2004
  2. doi The epidemiology of idiopathic acute pancreatitis, analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample from 1998 to 2007
    Yijun Chen
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    Pancreas 42:1-5. 2013
  3. pmc Lymph nodes and survival in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Geoffrey W Krampitz
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5655, USA
    Arch Surg 147:820-7. 2012
  4. pmc Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours: hypoenhancement on arterial phase computed tomography predicts biological aggressiveness
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Division of Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:304-11. 2014
  5. doi Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: radiographic calcifications correlate with grade and metastasis
    George A Poultsides
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2295-303. 2012
  6. ncbi Laparoscopic spleen-preserving distal pancreatectomy: the technique must suit the lesion
    David J Worhunsky
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Suite H3680C, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:1445-51. 2014
  7. doi Does chronic kidney disease affect outcomes after major abdominal surgery? Results from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Dr, MC5641, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:605-12. 2014
  8. doi Postoperative serum amylase predicts pancreatic fistula formation following pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Dr, H3591, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:348-53. 2014
  9. pmc Hospital readmission after a pancreaticoduodenectomy: an emerging quality metric?
    Zachary J Kastenberg
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:142-8. 2013
  10. pmc Failure to comply with NCCN guidelines for the management of pancreatic cancer compromises outcomes
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, CA 94305 5641, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:539-47. 2012

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Publications14

  1. ncbi Diagnostic imaging of cystic pancreatic neoplasms
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S 343, San Francisco, CA 94143 0470, USA
    Surg Oncol 13:27-39. 2004
    ..For uncertain lesions, surgeons should favor either careful observation with serial imaging or surgical resection...
  2. doi The epidemiology of idiopathic acute pancreatitis, analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample from 1998 to 2007
    Yijun Chen
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    Pancreas 42:1-5. 2013
    ..The study aimed to better define the epidemiology of idiopathic acute pancreatitis (IAP)...
  3. pmc Lymph nodes and survival in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Geoffrey W Krampitz
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5655, USA
    Arch Surg 147:820-7. 2012
    ..Lymph node metastases decrease survival in patients with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs)...
  4. pmc Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours: hypoenhancement on arterial phase computed tomography predicts biological aggressiveness
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Division of Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:304-11. 2014
    ..However, a subset of these tumours can be hypoenhancing. The prognostic significance of the CT appearance of these tumors remains unclear...
  5. doi Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: radiographic calcifications correlate with grade and metastasis
    George A Poultsides
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2295-303. 2012
    ..Specifically, the prevalence and prognostic significance of radiographic calcifications in these tumors remains unclear...
  6. ncbi Laparoscopic spleen-preserving distal pancreatectomy: the technique must suit the lesion
    David J Worhunsky
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Suite H3680C, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:1445-51. 2014
    ..We found no advantage to either technique with respect to outcomes and splenic preservation. Operative approach should reflect technical considerations including location in the pancreas. ..
  7. doi Does chronic kidney disease affect outcomes after major abdominal surgery? Results from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Dr, MC5641, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:605-12. 2014
    ..The impact of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage renal disease on outcomes following major abdominal surgery is not well defined...
  8. doi Postoperative serum amylase predicts pancreatic fistula formation following pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Dr, H3591, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:348-53. 2014
    ..Early identification of patients at risk for developing pancreatic fistula (PF) after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) may facilitate prevention or treatment strategies aimed at reducing its associated morbidity...
  9. pmc Hospital readmission after a pancreaticoduodenectomy: an emerging quality metric?
    Zachary J Kastenberg
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:142-8. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the frequency and patterns of rehospitalization after a pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD)...
  10. pmc Failure to comply with NCCN guidelines for the management of pancreatic cancer compromises outcomes
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, CA 94305 5641, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:539-47. 2012
    ..We investigated variation in the management of pancreatic cancer (PC) among large hospitals in California, USA, specifically to evaluate whether compliance with NCCN guidelines correlates with patient outcomes...
  11. ncbi Characterization of cystic pancreatic masses: relative accuracy of CT and MRI
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:648-56. 2007
    ..The objective of our study was to determine the role and relative accuracy of CT and MRI in the characterization of cystic pancreatic masses...
  12. doi Colorectal cancer diagnostics: biomarkers, cell-free DNA, circulating tumor cells and defining heterogeneous populations by single-cell analysis
    Cindy Kin
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 13:581-99. 2013
    ..The detection and characterization of circulating tumor cells and cell-free DNA in colorectal cancer patients will not only improve the understanding of the development of metastasis, but may also supplant the use of other biomarkers. ..
  13. doi Preoperative embolization of replaced right hepatic artery prior to pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
    J Surg Oncol 106:509-12. 2012
    ..We report two cases of patients undergoing preoperative embolization of tumor encased replaced RHAs to allow for sufficient collateralization prior to pancreaticoduodenectomy...
  14. pmc Pancreatic endocrine tumors with major vascular abutment, involvement, or encasement and indication for resection
    Jeffrey A Norton
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    Arch Surg 146:724-32. 2011
    ..Surgery for pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs) with blood vessel involvement is controversial...