- Use of robotics during laparoscopic gastric bypass for morbid obesity
Department of Surgery, Cabrini Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
JSLS 9:266-8. 2005
..We performed 120 gastric bypass procedures with traditional laparoscopy during a 30-month period. We began introducing the da Vinci Robotic Surgical System into our laparoscopic gastric bypass procedure and evaluated its effectiveness...
- Proximal gastrojejunal reconstruction after pancreaticoduodenal resection
The Pancreas Center, Beth Israel Medical Center, 37 Union Square West, New York, NY 10003, USA
Int J Surg Oncol 2012:976268. 2012
..PGJ reconstruction may be of greater value when direct visual access to the bile duct or pancreatic duct is necessary, and should be considered when doing resection for mucinous cysts or IPMN of the head of the pancreas...
- Autoimmune pancreatitis: unveiling a hidden entity
The Center for Biliary and Pancreatic Surgery at Cabrini Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
Arch Surg 140:1104-7. 2005
..We present 6 cases of idiopathic pancreatitis in which the postoperative pathological examination results demonstrated lymphoplasmacytic sclerosing pancreatitis or autoimmune pancreatitis...
- Chronic pancreatitis with synchronous and metachronous malignancy: three unusual cases and a literature review
Department of Surgery, Cabrini Medical Center, New York, NY 1003, USA
J Surg Educ 64:158-61. 2007
..We present 3 unusual cases of pancreatitis associated with pancreatic cancer and review the possible mechanisms that can cause pancreatitis to degenerate into pancreatic cancer...
- Alternative reconstruction after pancreaticoduodenectomy
Michael G Wayne
Department of Pancreatic and Biliary Surgery of New York, Cabrini Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
World J Surg Oncol 6:9. 2008
..Subsequently, our patients underwent a classic pancreaticoduodenectomy with an undivided Roux-en-Y technique for reconstruction...
- What is the incidence of biliary carcinoma in choledochal cysts, when do they develop, and how should it affect management?
Amit V Sastry
Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
World J Surg 39:487-92. 2015
..Only nine malignancies were reported before age 18 (0.42 %). In contrast, the incidence of malignancy in adults was 11.4 %. The median age for diagnosis of cancer was 42 years, and the incidence increased with each decade...
- Endoscopic subfascial perforator vein surgery for patients with severe, chronic venous insufficiency
Howard C Baron
Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine Cabrini Program, New York, NY 10003, USA
Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:439-42. 2004
..The study also underscores the important role incompetent perforator veins have in the formation of venous ulcers...
- Superior mesenteric artery originating from the celiac axis: a rare vascular anomaly
Michael G Wayne
Pancreas Center at Beth Israel Medical Center, NY 37 Union Square West, 4th Floor, NY 10003, USA
World J Surg Oncol 9:71. 2011
..We report a patient undergoing preoperative evaluation with CTA finding of Superior Mesenteric Artery (SMA) originating from the celiac artery. This celiac-mesenteric trunk is rare (<1%)...