Alfredo M Carbonell

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Poor outcomes in cirrhosis-associated hernia repair: a nationwide cohort study of 32,033 patients
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Center Division of General Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, 1200 East Broad Street, Richmond, P O Box 980519, VA 23298, USA
    Hernia 9:353-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary embolism complicating bariatric surgery: detailed analysis of a single institution's 24-year experience
    Brennan J Carmody
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:831-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Local injection for the treatment of suture site pain after laparoscopic ventral hernia repair
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program, Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Am Surg 69:688-91; discussion 691-2. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy reverses thrombocytopenia in patients with hepatitis C cirrhosis and portal hypertension
    Kent W Kercher
    Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:120-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint National study of the effect of patient and hospital characteristics on bariatric surgery outcomes
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program, Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Am Surg 71:308-14. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Textile analysis of heavy weight, mid-weight, and light weight polypropylene mesh in a porcine ventral hernia model
    William S Cobb
    Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    J Surg Res 136:1-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic and hand-assisted distal pancreatectomy
    Bernadette U Laxa
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Am Surg 74:481-6; discussion 486-7. 2008

Collaborators

  • Eric J Demaria
  • Harvey J Sugerman
  • B T Heniford
  • M J Rosen
  • William S Cobb
  • Kent W Kercher
  • Bernadette U Laxa
  • Brennan J Carmody
  • Brent D Matthews
  • Kristi L Harold
  • Kristin L Mekeel
  • Jeffrey M Hardacre
  • Mohammed K Jamal
  • John M Kellum
  • Luke G Wolfe
  • James W Maher
  • Richard D Peindl
  • Jason M Johnson
  • Justin M Burns
  • Dawn M Cunningham
  • Robert W Reindollar

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Poor outcomes in cirrhosis-associated hernia repair: a nationwide cohort study of 32,033 patients
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Center Division of General Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, 1200 East Broad Street, Richmond, P O Box 980519, VA 23298, USA
    Hernia 9:353-7. 2005
    ..It may, however, be safer than previously thought. Ideally, patients with cirrhosis should undergo elective hernia repair after medical optimization...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary embolism complicating bariatric surgery: detailed analysis of a single institution's 24-year experience
    Brennan J Carmody
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:831-7. 2006
    ..Since 1992, short-course heparin prophylaxis, beginning immediately before operation, has been used in this center...
  3. ncbi request reprint Local injection for the treatment of suture site pain after laparoscopic ventral hernia repair
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program, Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Am Surg 69:688-91; discussion 691-2. 2003
    ..It appears to be effectively treated postoperatively with the injection of a local anesthetic at the TAS site. The mechanisms by which short-duration anesthetics relieve chronic pain are not fully understood...
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy reverses thrombocytopenia in patients with hepatitis C cirrhosis and portal hypertension
    Kent W Kercher
    Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:120-6. 2004
    ..Laparoscopic splenectomy appears to effectively reverse thrombocytopenia and may allow these patients to safely complete IFN therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint National study of the effect of patient and hospital characteristics on bariatric surgery outcomes
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program, Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Am Surg 71:308-14. 2005
    ..Male gender and postoperative complications predict increased mortality. Neither comorbidities, race, payer, income, hospital academic status, location, nor hospital volume affect the outcome after GB...
  6. ncbi request reprint Textile analysis of heavy weight, mid-weight, and light weight polypropylene mesh in a porcine ventral hernia model
    William S Cobb
    Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    J Surg Res 136:1-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the burst strength and stiffness of heavy weight (HW), mid-weight (MW), and light weight (LW) polypropylene mesh pre-implantation and 5 months post-implantation in a porcine ventral hernia model...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic and hand-assisted distal pancreatectomy
    Bernadette U Laxa
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Am Surg 74:481-6; discussion 486-7. 2008
    ..There were no perioperative deaths. All pancreatic fistulas resolved with conservative management...