Adam C Mues

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Contemporary experience with laparoscopic partial nephrectomy
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:323-7. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Prospective randomized single-blinded in vitro and ex vivo evaluation of new and reprocessed laparoscopic trocars
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:738-43. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Intraoperative evaluation of renal blood flow during laparoscopic partial nephrectomy with a novel Doppler system
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Endourol 24:1953-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Results of kidney tumor cryoablation: renal function preservation and oncologic efficacy
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    World J Urol 28:565-70. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Image-guided percutaneous ablation of renal tumors: outcomes, technique, and application in urologic practice
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, 11th Floor, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 11:8-14. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Endoscopic management of completely excluded calices: a single institution experience
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Endourol 24:1241-5. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Retrospective comparison of laparoscopic partial nephrectomy versus laparoscopic renal cryoablation for small (<3.5 cm) cortical renal masses
    Georgios Haramis
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:152-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Independent diagnostic and post-treatment prognostic models for prostate cancer demonstrate significant correlation with disease progression end points
    Joseph A Graversen
    Department of Urology, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    J Endourol 26:451-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Natural history of renal cortical neoplasms during active surveillance with follow-up longer than 5 years
    Georgios Haramis
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Urology 77:787-91. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Nonischemic laparoscopic partial nephrectomy using a novel wet monopolar device in a porcine model
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Endourol 26:592-6. 2012

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Contemporary experience with laparoscopic partial nephrectomy
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:323-7. 2011
    ..We evaluated our contemporary outcomes with laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN) for renal cortical neoplasms (RCN) by an experienced single surgeon in our last 100 consecutive patients...
  2. doi request reprint Prospective randomized single-blinded in vitro and ex vivo evaluation of new and reprocessed laparoscopic trocars
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:738-43. 2010
    ..Reprocessing of single-use medical instruments has been proposed as a mechanism for managing the rising costs of health care. We compared the performance of new and reprocessed laparoscopic trocars...
  3. doi request reprint Intraoperative evaluation of renal blood flow during laparoscopic partial nephrectomy with a novel Doppler system
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Endourol 24:1953-6. 2010
    ..Hemostasis remains a major challenge associated with laparoscopic renal surgery. We evaluated a cost-effective novel Doppler probe (DP) for assessment of vascular control during laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN)...
  4. doi request reprint Results of kidney tumor cryoablation: renal function preservation and oncologic efficacy
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    World J Urol 28:565-70. 2010
    ..Changes in the management of minimally invasive oncologic renal surgery have introduced ablative therapies as the most recent advancement in minimally invasive technology...
  5. doi request reprint Image-guided percutaneous ablation of renal tumors: outcomes, technique, and application in urologic practice
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, 11th Floor, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 11:8-14. 2010
    ..This article reviews the recent advances in PCA and percutaneous RFA and offers suggestions for patient selection in contemporary urologic practice...
  6. doi request reprint Endoscopic management of completely excluded calices: a single institution experience
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Endourol 24:1241-5. 2010
    ..The etiology is a result of infection, malignancy, or inflammation that is secondary to endoscopic renal surgery. We report our experience with the endoscopic management of excluded calices...
  7. doi request reprint Retrospective comparison of laparoscopic partial nephrectomy versus laparoscopic renal cryoablation for small (<3.5 cm) cortical renal masses
    Georgios Haramis
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:152-7. 2012
    ..We compared perioperative and short-term outcomes of renal laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN) and laparoscopic cryoablation (LCA) in patients with small (<3.5 cm) renal cortical neoplasms...
  8. doi request reprint Independent diagnostic and post-treatment prognostic models for prostate cancer demonstrate significant correlation with disease progression end points
    Joseph A Graversen
    Department of Urology, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    J Endourol 26:451-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to calculate the percent agreement and the concordance between the Px+ and Px end points...
  9. doi request reprint Natural history of renal cortical neoplasms during active surveillance with follow-up longer than 5 years
    Georgios Haramis
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Urology 77:787-91. 2011
    ..To present our experience with patients who elected active surveillance for renal cortical neoplasms (RCNs) with ≥5 years of follow-up. Few data are available regarding the long-term natural history of RCNs during surveillance...
  10. doi request reprint Nonischemic laparoscopic partial nephrectomy using a novel wet monopolar device in a porcine model
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Endourol 26:592-6. 2012
    ..Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN) is the minimally invasive standard of care for the management of a cT(1a) renal mass. We evaluated a novel saline enhanced electrosurgical resection (SEER) device for performance of a nonischemic LPN...
  11. pmc Comparison of two core biopsy techniques before and after laparoscopic cryoablation of small renal cortical neoplasms
    Matthew D Truesdale
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    JSLS 15:509-16. 2011
    ..It is imperative that sampled tissue accurately captures pathology. We studied the optimal intraoperative needle core biopsy protocol for small RCN during laparoscopic renal cryoablation (LCA)...
  12. doi request reprint Pilot study evaluation of standard laparoscopic suturing and a novel parenchymal apposition mechanism for minimally invasive renal reconstruction
    Allison R Polland
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:823-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether a parenchymal apposition mechanism (PAM) device would be as effective as standard laparoscopic technique (SLT) with respect to efficiency, capability, and safety of renal defect closure...
  13. doi request reprint Validating the use of the Mimic dV-trainer for robotic surgery skill acquisition among urology residents
    Ruslan Korets
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Urology 78:1326-30. 2011
    ..No standardized curriculum currently exists for robotic surgical education. The MdVT is a compact hardware platform that closely reproduces the experience of the dVSS...
  14. doi request reprint BioGlue iceball stabilization to minimize the risk of hemorrhage during laparoscopic renal cryoablation
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Urology 78:353-6. 2011
    ..To evaluate the application of a BioGlue adhesive shell to minimize iceball fracture. Iceball fracture and hemorrhage is common with laparoscopic cryoablation (LCA) of larger (>4 cm) renal tumors...
  15. doi request reprint Contemporary experience with laparoscopic radical nephrectomy
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:15-8. 2011
    ..Technical advancements and surgical experience with LRN mandate a re-evaluation of contemporary outcomes...
  16. doi request reprint The effect of extralumenal safety wires on ureteral injury and insertion force of ureteral access sheaths: evaluation using an ex vivo porcine model
    Joseph A Graversen
    University of California, Department of Urology, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Urology 79:1011-4. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effect that a safety wire (SW) had on insertion force and direct ureteral trauma using ureteral access sheaths (UAS) in an ex vivo porcine model...
  17. doi request reprint Prospective randomized evaluation of gel mat foot pads in the endoscopic suite
    Joseph A Graversen
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Endourol 25:1793-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to demonstrate whether the use of the gel mat in the endoscopic setting offered any ergonomic benefit to the surgeon...
  18. pmc Clinical, pathologic, and functional outcomes after nephron-sparing surgery in patients with a solitary kidney: a multicenter experience
    Adam C Mues
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Endourol 26:1361-6. 2012
    ..We analyzed patients with a renal mass in a solitary kidney undergoing nephron-sparing procedures to determine perioperative, oncologic, and renal functional outcomes...
  19. doi request reprint Evaluation of perirenal fat as a predictor of cT 1a renal cortical neoplasm histopathology and surgical outcomes
    Zhamshid Okhunov
    The Smith Institute for Urology, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, New Hyde Park, New York, USA
    J Endourol 26:911-6. 2012
    ..Because perirenal fat (PF) is known to be metabolically active, we evaluated PF as a predictor of renal tumor histopathology...
  20. doi request reprint Comparison of percutaneous and laparoscopic renal cryoablation for small (<3.0 cm) renal masses
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Endourol 24:1097-100. 2010
    ..We reviewed our experience with laparoscopic cryoablation (LCA) and percutaneous cryoablation (PCA) in the management of small renal tumors and compared clinical outcomes, short-term oncologic results, and patient complications...
  21. doi request reprint Post-percutaneous nephrolithotomy systemic inflammatory response: a prospective analysis of preoperative urine, renal pelvic urine and stone cultures
    Ruslan Korets
    Department of Urology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    J Urol 186:1899-903. 2011
    ..We also examined post-procedure risk factors for systemic inflammatory response syndrome...
  22. pmc BioGlue surgical adhesive as a thermal reflector during laparoscopic cryoablation: effect on iceball size and ablation zone diameter
    Adam C Mues
    New York University School of Medicine, Department of Urology, New York, NY, USA
    JSLS 16:23-6. 2012
    ..We examined the effects of BioGlue as a thermal insulator of cryoablated tissue to determine its effect on iceball size...
  23. doi request reprint Laparoscopic ablation of renal neoplasms
    Joseph A Graversen
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Endourol 25:187-94. 2011
    ..Also discussed are techniques and patient selection criteria to avoid complications, as well as the management of complications that do occur...
  24. doi request reprint Evaluation of bioimpedance as novel predictor of extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy success
    Joseph A Graversen
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Endourol 25:1503-6. 2011
    ..Bioimpedance analysis (BIA) is an accurate way of determining body adiposity. We evaluated fat mass percentage (FMP) as measured by BIA as a predictor of SWL success...
  25. doi request reprint Comparison of distal ureteral management strategies during laparoscopic nephroureterectomy
    Chad R Ritch
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Endourol 25:1149-54. 2011
    ..We describe our contemporary experience with LNU and compare several approaches to the DUBC...
  26. doi request reprint Prospective randomized evaluation of FOOT gel pads for operating room staff COMFORT during laparoscopic renal surgery
    Georgios Haramis
    Columbia University School of Medicine, Department of Urology, New York, NY, USA
    Urology 76:1405-8. 2010
    ..We evaluated the comfort level of our laparoscopy team during and after laparoscopic renal surgery, with or without the use of gel footpads...
  27. doi request reprint Active surveillance for larger (cT1bN0M0 and cT2N0M0) renal cortical neoplasms
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Urology 76:620-3. 2010
    ..Most patients undergoing AS are high-risk surgical candidates with Stage T1a lesions. The natural history of larger (Stage cT1bN0M0 and cT2N0M0) RCNs remains undefined...
  28. doi request reprint Contemporary experience in the management of angiomyolipoma
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Endourol 24:1883-6. 2010
    ..We review our single center experience in the management of renal angiomyolipoma (AML) in patients who were treated with active surveillance (AS) or invasive treatment protocols...
  29. doi request reprint Polyglyconate unidirectional barbed suture for posterior reconstruction and anastomosis during robot-assisted prostatectomy: effect on procedure time, efficacy, and minimum 6-month follow-up
    Allison R Polland
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Endourol 25:1493-6. 2011
    ..We prospectively evaluated the experience of a single surgeon (KKB) in using the V-Loc™ wound closure device for the posterior RSR and UVA, and compared it with a standard reconstruction and anastomosis...
  30. doi request reprint Active surveillance of renal cortical neoplasms: a contemporary review
    Joseph A Graversen
    Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Postgrad Med 123:105-13. 2011
    ..It is also an option for patients wishing to avoid surgery. We review the current literature on AS and highlight the natural history of disease, the important factors to evaluate during AS, and the contemporary role of biopsy...
  31. doi request reprint Minimally invasive percutaneous ablation of parapelvic renal cysts and caliceal diverticula using bipolar energy
    Ruslan Korets
    Department of Urology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Endourol 25:769-73. 2011
    ..We present single center results of percutaneous ablation of renal cysts and caliceal diverticula using a bipolar energy technique and compare the results with a cohort of patients undergoing the procedure using monopolar energy...
  32. doi request reprint Small renal masses: current concepts regarding the natural history and reflections on the American Urological Association guidelines
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 20:105-10. 2010
    ..We review the natural history of small renal masses according to the current literature, and highlight issues regarding the recent guidelines for the management of T1 renal masses put forth by the American Urological Association...
  33. pmc Current status of ablative therapies for renal tumors
    Adam C Mues
    Columbia University, Department of Urology, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, Herbert Irving Pavilion, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Indian J Urol 25:499-507. 2009
    ..We will expand on renal cryoablation and review the mechanism of action, surgical approaches, and evidence based medicine using this modality...
  34. doi request reprint Evaluation of 24 holmium:YAG laser optical fibers for flexible ureteroscopy
    Adam C Mues
    Department of Urology, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Urol 182:348-54. 2009
    ..Prior study has shown that holmium:YAG laser fiber performance differs among manufacturers. We determined the performance and threshold for failure of 24 commercially available holmium:YAG laser fibers...