Victor Zaydfudim

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint International medical graduates in general surgery: increasing needs, decreasing numbers
    Kyla P Terhune
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, D 4313 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:990-6. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Exsanguination protocol improves survival after major hepatic trauma
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, D 4314 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2730, USA
    Injury 41:30-4. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for iatrogenic porta hepatis transection
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2730, USA
    Am Surg 75:313-6. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Implementation of a real-time compliance dashboard to help reduce SICU ventilator-associated pneumonia with the ventilator bundle
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, D 4314 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2730, USA
    Arch Surg 144:656-62. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The negative effect of pretransplant overweight and obesity on the rate of improvement in physical quality of life after liver transplantation
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 2730, USA
    Surgery 146:174-80. 2009
  6. pmc Ciliated hepatic foregut cysts in children
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 26:753-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Health insurance status affects staging and influences treatment strategies in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:3104-11. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Pre-transplant overweight and obesity do not affect physical quality of life after kidney transplantation
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery and Vanderbilt Transplant Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 2730, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:336-44. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Reduction in corticosteroids is associated with better health-related quality of life after liver transplantation
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery and Vanderbilt Transplant Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:164-73. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Postoperative neuromuscular blocker use is associated with higher primary fascial closure rates after damage control laparotomy
    Chadi T Abouassaly
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma 69:557-61. 2010

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint International medical graduates in general surgery: increasing needs, decreasing numbers
    Kyla P Terhune
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, D 4313 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:990-6. 2010
    ..This article discusses the physician workforce shortage, especially related to general surgery, and examines the distribution of IMGs in general surgery ranks...
  2. doi request reprint Exsanguination protocol improves survival after major hepatic trauma
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, D 4314 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2730, USA
    Injury 41:30-4. 2010
    ..We hypothesised that utilisation of our institution's TEP at the initiation of hospital resuscitation would improve survival in patients with significant hepatic trauma...
  3. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for iatrogenic porta hepatis transection
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2730, USA
    Am Surg 75:313-6. 2009
    ..Two-stage total hepatectomy with portocaval shunting followed by liver transplantation should be considered for patients presenting with porta hepatis transection...
  4. doi request reprint Implementation of a real-time compliance dashboard to help reduce SICU ventilator-associated pneumonia with the ventilator bundle
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, D 4314 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2730, USA
    Arch Surg 144:656-62. 2009
    ..Recent studies suggest that the success of preventive measures is dependent on compliance with ventilator bundle parameters...
  5. doi request reprint The negative effect of pretransplant overweight and obesity on the rate of improvement in physical quality of life after liver transplantation
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 2730, USA
    Surgery 146:174-80. 2009
    ..Overweight and obesity, however, impair health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients with chronic illnesses. We tested the effect of pretransplant body weight on HRQOL in liver transplant recipients...
  6. pmc Ciliated hepatic foregut cysts in children
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 26:753-7. 2010
    ..We report the presentation, evaluation, and surgical management of a symptomatic 17-year-old girl found to have a 6.5 x 4.5 cm CHFC and suggest that all patients with suspected CHFC undergo prompt evaluation and complete cyst excision...
  7. doi request reprint Health insurance status affects staging and influences treatment strategies in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:3104-11. 2010
    ..We examined the effect of health insurance status on stage of presentation, treatment strategies, and survival in patients with HCC...
  8. doi request reprint Pre-transplant overweight and obesity do not affect physical quality of life after kidney transplantation
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery and Vanderbilt Transplant Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 2730, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:336-44. 2010
    ..We wished to examine the effects of pre-transplant overweight and obesity on post-transplant physical HRQOL in kidney transplant recipients...
  9. doi request reprint Reduction in corticosteroids is associated with better health-related quality of life after liver transplantation
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery and Vanderbilt Transplant Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:164-73. 2012
    ..We aimed to test the association between steroid-based immunosuppression and post-transplant HRQOL in liver transplant recipients...
  10. doi request reprint Postoperative neuromuscular blocker use is associated with higher primary fascial closure rates after damage control laparotomy
    Chadi T Abouassaly
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma 69:557-61. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether exposure to NMBA is associated a higher likelihood of primary fascial closure...
  11. pmc The long-term effect of bile duct injuries on health-related quality of life: a meta-analysis
    Matthew P Landman
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 2730, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:252-9. 2013
    ..The reported effects of biliary injury on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) have varied widely. Meta-analysis methodology was applied to examine the collective findings of the long-term effect of bile duct injury (BDI) on HRQOL...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of living kidney donors: variables that affect donation
    Deonna R Moore
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Prog Transplant 22:385-92. 2012
    ..04) were more likely to decide against donation. The most prevalent medical reasons for nondonation could be identified through enhanced prescreening, and improved preevaluation education could decrease nondonation rates...
  13. doi request reprint The impact of lymph node involvement on survival in patients with papillary and follicular thyroid carcinoma
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Surgery 144:1070-7; discussion 1077-8. 2008
    ..The prognostic role of lymph node metastases in well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma remains controversial. We investigated impact of lymph node involvement on survival in patients with well-differentiated thyroid cancer...
  14. doi request reprint Hyperkalemia following massive transfusion in trauma
    Brigham K Au
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Surg Res 157:284-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of the current study was to determine whether critically injured patients receiving massive transfusions are at an increased risk of hyperkalemia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Presentation of a medullary endocrine neoplasia 2A kindred with Cushing's syndrome
    Victor Zaydfudim
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 6860, USA
    Am Surg 74:659-61. 2008
    ..We advocate consideration of early bilateral laparoscopic adrenalectomies in patients with symptomatic hypercortisolism from unresectable metastatic medullary thyroid carcinoma...