Brendan C Visser

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Death after colectomy: it's later than we think
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Arch Surg 144:1021-7. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Reassessment of the current American Joint Committee on Cancer staging system for pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Motaz Qadan
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA
    J Am Coll Surg 218:188-95. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Compliance with gastric cancer guidelines is associated with improved outcomes
    David J Worhunsky
    From the Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, and Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford, California
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 13:319-25. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Laparoscopic transgastric necrosectomy for the management of pancreatic necrosis
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
    J Am Coll Surg 219:735-43. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Prognostic relevance of lymph node ratio and total lymph node count for small bowel adenocarcinoma
    Thuy B Tran
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    Surgery 158:486-93. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Single- versus multifraction stereotactic body radiation therapy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: outcomes and toxicity
    Erqi L Pollom
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 90:918-25. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Cyst Fluid Glucose is Rapidly Feasible and Accurate in Diagnosing Mucinous Pancreatic Cysts
    Thomas Zikos
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 110:909-14. 2015
  8. doi request reprint 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
  9. 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
  10. doi request reprint 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

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  1. doi request reprint Death after colectomy: it's later than we think
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Arch Surg 144:1021-7. 2009
    ..Informed consent relies on accurate estimation of operative risk. Current scoring systems for assessment of operative mortality after colorectal surgery (CRS) almost uniformly report 30-day mortality and may not represent true risk...
  2. doi request reprint Reassessment of the current American Joint Committee on Cancer staging system for pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Motaz Qadan
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA
    J Am Coll Surg 218:188-95. 2014
    ..Currently, the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) recommends use of the pancreatic adenocarcinoma staging system for PNETs. We sought to explore the prognostic usefulness of the pancreatic adenocarcinoma staging system for PNETs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Compliance with gastric cancer guidelines is associated with improved outcomes
    David J Worhunsky
    From the Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, and Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford, California
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 13:319-25. 2015
    ..Limited data are available on the implementation and effectiveness of NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines) for Gastric Cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Laparoscopic transgastric necrosectomy for the management of pancreatic necrosis
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
    J Am Coll Surg 219:735-43. 2014
    ..This study assesses the safety and effectiveness of laparoscopic transgastric necrosectomy (LTN), a novel technique for the management of necrotizing pancreatitis...
  5. doi request reprint Prognostic relevance of lymph node ratio and total lymph node count for small bowel adenocarcinoma
    Thuy B Tran
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    Surgery 158:486-93. 2015
    ..Nodal metastasis is a known prognostic factor for small bowel adenocarcinoma. The goals of this study were to evaluate the number of lymph nodes (LNs) that should be retrieved and the impact of lymph node ratio (LNR) on survival...
  6. doi request reprint Single- versus multifraction stereotactic body radiation therapy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: outcomes and toxicity
    Erqi L Pollom
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 90:918-25. 2014
    ..We report updated outcomes of single- versus multifraction stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for unresectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma...
  7. doi request reprint Cyst Fluid Glucose is Rapidly Feasible and Accurate in Diagnosing Mucinous Pancreatic Cysts
    Thomas Zikos
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 110:909-14. 2015
    ..This study seeks to validate these earlier findings using a standard laboratory glucose assay, a glucometer, and a glucose reagent strip...
  8. doi request reprint 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...
  9. 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...
  10. doi request reprint 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...
  11. pmc Mutation profiling of tumor DNA from plasma and tumor tissue of colorectal cancer patients with a novel, high-sensitivity multiplexed mutation detection platform
    Evelyn Kidess
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Oncotarget 6:2549-61. 2015
    ..Circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) holds promise as a non-invasive means for tumor monitoring in solid malignancies. Assays with high sensitivity and multiplexed analysis of mutations are needed to enable broad application...
  12. doi request reprint Leiomyosarcoma: One disease or distinct biologic entities based on site of origin?
    David J Worhunsky
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California
    J Surg Oncol 111:808-12. 2015
    ..It is unclear whether tumors of different origin represent discrete entities. We compared clinicopathologic features and outcomes following surgical resection of LMS stratified by site of origin...
  13. doi request reprint Does the extent of resection impact survival for duodenal adenocarcinoma? Analysis of 1,611 cases
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 22:573-80. 2015
    ..Because duodenal adenocarcinoma (DA) is relatively rare, few studies have investigated the impact of resection type on long-term outcomes...
  14. doi request reprint 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...
  15. doi request reprint 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)...
  16. doi request reprint Early vein reconstruction and right-to-left dissection for left-sided pancreatic tumors with portal vein occlusion
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, H368, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:2034-7. 2014
    ..This "How I Do It" report describes the technique and advantages of a "reconstruction-first" approach for large left-sided pancreatic tumors with venous involvement and left-sided portal hypertension. ..
  17. pmc Metabolomic-derived novel cyst fluid biomarkers for pancreatic cysts: glucose and kynurenine
    Walter G Park
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 78:295-302.e2. 2013
    ..Better pancreatic cyst fluid biomarkers are needed...
  18. doi request reprint 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. ..
  19. 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)...
  20. doi request reprint Seventh edition (2010) of the AJCC/UICC staging system for gastric adenocarcinoma: is there room for improvement?
    Manali I Patel
    Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1631-8. 2013
    ..We sought to validate the new system on a U.S. population database...