Daniel L Miller

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Chest wall reconstruction using biomaterials
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1050-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Temporary thoracoscopic sympathetic block for hyperhidrosis
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1211-4; discussion 1215-6. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Blunt traumatic lung injuries
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University and The Emory Clinic, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 17:57-61, vi. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Outpatient microthoracoscopic sympathectomy for palmar hyperhidrosis
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1850-3; discussion 1853. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Effect of sympathectomy level on the incidence of compensatory hyperhidrosis after sympathectomy for palmar hyperhidrosis
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:581-5. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery segmentectomy: a safe and effective procedure
    Bradley G Leshnower
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Joseph B Whitehead Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1571-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy cost variability: implications for a bundled payment era
    Rachel L Medbery
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1686-92; discussion 1692-3. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Routine intraoperative frozen section analysis of bronchial margins is of limited utility in lung cancer resection
    Rachel M Owen
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1859-65; discussion 1865-6. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus: short-term results
    Shady M Eldaif
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:405-10; discussion 410-1. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Impact of laterality on early and late survival after pneumonectomy
    Felix G Fernandez
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta VA Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:244-9. 2011

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Publications49

  1. doi request reprint Chest wall reconstruction using biomaterials
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1050-6. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Temporary thoracoscopic sympathetic block for hyperhidrosis
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1211-4; discussion 1215-6. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Blunt traumatic lung injuries
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University and The Emory Clinic, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 17:57-61, vi. 2007
    ..This article discusses blunt trauma injuries of the lung, which include pulmonary contusions, hematomas, lacerations, and pulmonary vascular injuries...
  4. ncbi request reprint Outpatient microthoracoscopic sympathectomy for palmar hyperhidrosis
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1850-3; discussion 1853. 2007
    ..However, several issues are still unresolved: best surgical approach, which level and the number of levels of the sympathetic chain should be divided and the safety of an outpatient procedure...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of sympathectomy level on the incidence of compensatory hyperhidrosis after sympathectomy for palmar hyperhidrosis
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:581-5. 2009
    ..Controversy exists as to which and how many levels treated carry the lowest incidence of compensatory hyperhidrosis after sympathectomy for palmar hyperhidrosis...
  6. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery segmentectomy: a safe and effective procedure
    Bradley G Leshnower
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Joseph B Whitehead Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1571-6. 2010
    ..With the increased use of thoracoscopy, a video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) segmentectomy may be as safe and effective as an open segmentectomy...
  7. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy cost variability: implications for a bundled payment era
    Rachel L Medbery
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1686-92; discussion 1692-3. 2014
    ..We aim to identify factors driving variability in hospital costs after video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) lobectomy for lung cancer...
  8. doi request reprint Routine intraoperative frozen section analysis of bronchial margins is of limited utility in lung cancer resection
    Rachel M Owen
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1859-65; discussion 1865-6. 2013
    ..We hypothesize that frozen section of the bronchial margin is rarely positive and seldom changes intraoperative management...
  9. doi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus: short-term results
    Shady M Eldaif
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:405-10; discussion 410-1. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the early results of a balloon-based catheter radiofrequency ablation (RFA) system in patients with medically refractory reflux symptoms and biopsy-proven BE...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of laterality on early and late survival after pneumonectomy
    Felix G Fernandez
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta VA Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:244-9. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the effect of laterality on survival in patients who underwent pneumonectomy for lung cancer...
  11. doi request reprint Intrapyloric botulinum injection increases postoperative esophagectomy complications
    Shady M Eldaif
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1959-64; discussion 1964-5. 2014
    ..The purpose of this review is to compare the results in a prospective cohort of patients who received pyloric botulinum injection versus patients who received pyloromyotomy or pyloroplasty with esophagectomy...
  12. pmc Bilateral lung transplantation offers better long-term survival, compared with single-lung transplantation, for younger patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Seth D Force
    Department Surgery, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:244-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate a large group of patients to determine if either SLT or BLT officered a long-term survival advantage for patients with IPF...
  13. doi request reprint The Society of Thoracic Surgeons expert consensus for the surgical treatment of hyperhidrosis
    Robert J Cerfolio
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1642-8. 2011
    ..For palmar and axillary, palmar, axillary and pedal and for axillary-only hyperhidrosis interruptions at R4 and R5 are recommended. The top of R3 is best for craniofacial hyperhidrosis...
  14. doi request reprint Pneumonectomy for benign disease: analysis of the early and late outcomes
    Rachel M Owen
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:312-7. 2013
    ..To analyse the indications, operative techniques, postoperative morbidity, mortality and long-term outcomes of patients who underwent pneumonectomy for benign lung disease...
  15. doi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemoradiation versus chemotherapy for patients undergoing esophagectomy for esophageal cancer
    Theresa D Luu
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1217-23; discussion 1223-4. 2008
    ..No recent study has compared chemoradiation to chemotherapy alone before esophageal resection with respect to operative morbidity and mortality and overall survival...
  16. doi request reprint Bilateral lung transplant with pulmonary thromboendarterectomy for Eisenmenger's syndrome
    Seth D Force
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1097-9. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Technique of right single-lung transplantation for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis using cross-field ventilation
    Seth D Force
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:272-3. 2007
  18. doi request reprint The risk of esophageal resection after esophagomyotomy for achalasia
    Shady M Eldaif
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1558-62; discussion 1562-3. 2009
    ..However, in patients with a significantly dilated esophagus, many advocate esophageal resection thus forgoing an esophagomyotomy. The purpose of this study is to determine the esophagomyotomy failure rate in patients with achalasia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Role of thoracic surgeons in the diagnosis of idiopathic interstitial lung disease
    Michael E Halkos
    Joseph B Whitehead Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:2172-9. 2005
    ..In this article, we review the salient clinical, radiologic, and pathologic features of these unique disorders as well as the updated classification scheme. We also discuss the current methods, approaches, and indications for biopsy...
  20. doi request reprint Surgery for recurrent pectus deformities
    Theresa D Luu
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1627-31. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine if any specific patient characteristic exists that places patients at an increased risk for recurrence and describe our management of recurrent pectus defects in adults...
  21. doi request reprint Low mortality after treatment for esophageal perforation: a single-center experience
    W Brent Keeling
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1669-73; discussion 1673. 2010
    ..We reviewed our experience with the management of esophageal perforation to determine whether outcomes have improved...
  22. doi request reprint Thoracoscopy without lung isolation utilizing single lumen endotracheal tube intubation and carbon dioxide insufflation
    Manu S Sancheti
    Emory University Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:439-44. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the feasibility of performing thoracoscopy without lung isolation employing single lumen endotracheal tube (SLET) intubation and carbon dioxide insufflation...
  23. doi request reprint Cervical tracheal resection: new lessons learned
    Christopher J Mutrie
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1101-6; discussion 1106. 2011
    ..Cervical tracheal stenosis can be a difficult condition to manage. Depending on the etiology, location, and extent of the stenosis, tracheal or cricotracheal resection may be required. Intraoperative decisions may predict outcome...
  24. ncbi request reprint Management of a patient with stage IIIA (N2) NSCLC
    Kathryn Carlson
    Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Emory University, School of Medicine, Emory Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 22:553-7; discussion 557-9. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Completion pneumonectomy: factors affecting operative mortality and cardiopulmonary morbidity
    Daniel L Miller
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:876-83; discussion 883-4. 2002
    ..The purpose of this report is to analyze preoperative and perioperative factors affecting operative mortality and cardiopulmonary morbidity after a completion pneumonectomy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Thirty-year experience with repair of pectus deformities in adults
    Kamal A Mansour
    Joseph B Whitehead Department of Surgery, Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:391-5; discussion 395. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to review our 30-year experience with surgical repair of pectus deformities in adults...
  27. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of delayed chest closure after bilateral lung transplantation
    Seth D Force
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University Hospital and Clinic, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:2020-4; discussion 2024-5. 2006
    ..Primary chest closure (PCC) in these patients can lead to heart and lung compression causing cardiopulmonary instability. The purpose of this study is to describe factors associated with DCC and evaluate outcomes after DCC...
  28. pmc A Translational, Pharmacodynamic, and Pharmacokinetic Phase IB Clinical Study of Everolimus in Resectable Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
    Taofeek K Owonikoko
    Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    Clin Cancer Res 21:1859-68. 2015
    ..We studied the pharmacodynamic effects of everolimus in resectable non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) to inform further development of these agents in lung cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Incidence of deep sternal wound infections after tracheostomy in cardiac surgery patients
    Seth Daniel Force
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Emory Clinic, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:618-21; discussion 621-2. 2005
    ..Therefore, we performed a retrospective review to determine the risk of DSWI in our cardiac surgery patients who underwent postoperative tracheostomy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Postoperative survival and the number of lymph nodes sampled during resection of node-negative non-small cell lung cancer
    Michelle S Ludwig
    School of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Chest 128:1545-50. 2005
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Pilot study of the utility of the synthetic PET amino-acid radiotracer anti-1-amino-3-[(18)F]fluorocyclobutane-1-carboxylic acid for the noninvasive imaging of pulmonary lesions
    Rianot Amzat
    Radiology and Imaging Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Mol Imaging Biol 15:633-43. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the uptake characteristics of anti-3-[(18)F]FACBC in lung carcinoma and if this radiotracer may help characterize pulmonary lesions...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hybrid thoracic stent graft repair of a complex type B aortic dissection in a patient who presented three weeks after repair of a type a aortic dissection
    Puja Gaur
    From the Divisions of General Surgery Cardiothoracic Surgery and Vascular Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
    Innovations (Phila) 3:158-60. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Thoracic presentations of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorders
    Michael E Halkos
    Cardiothoracic Research Laboratory, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 550 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30308 2225, USA
    Chest 126:2013-20. 2004
    ..Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLDs) are rare complications following transplantation. Although organ-specific cases have been reported, primary presentation in the thoracic cavity has not been fully characterized...
  34. doi request reprint Esophageal radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of intestinal metaplasia, low grade dysplasia, and high grade dysplasia
    Seth D Force
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University Hospital, 1365 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 20:305-9. 2008
    ..Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) has more recently been studied to eradicate IM and dysplasia of the esophagus. This manuscript will review the technique, clinical results, and recommendations for RFA...
  35. ncbi request reprint Gastric rupture associated with diaphragmatic hernia during pregnancy
    Theresa D Luu
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1908-10. 2006
    ..We describe a case report of a pregnant patient and her fetus surviving after a spontaneous gastric rupture from a strangulated diaphragmatic hernia...
  36. ncbi request reprint Management of the subcentimeter pulmonary nodule
    Daniel L Miller
    Emory University School of Medicine and the Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University and Emory Clinic, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 14:281-5. 2002
    ..An SCPN management algorithm is necessary to expedite resection of a malignant lesion and to minimize removal of benign disease...
  37. ncbi request reprint Results of en bloc resection for bronchogenic carcinoma with chest wall invasion
    Harold M Burkhart
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 123:670-5. 2002
    ..To validate this reclassification, we reviewed our experience with en bloc lung and chest wall resection for bronchogenic carcinoma...
  38. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of non-small cell lung cancer 1 cm or less in diameter
    Daniel L Miller
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:1545-50; discussion 1550-1. 2002
    ..Computed tomography can detect small cancers and may well be the screening choice in the future. Controversy exists, however, regarding the surgical management of these small lung cancers...
  39. ncbi request reprint Management of the irradiated bronchus after lobectomy for lung cancer
    Kevin L Greason
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:180-5; discussion 185-6. 2003
    ..This study evaluates tissue reinforcement of the irradiated bronchus as a modality to reduce morbidity after lobectomy for lung cancer...
  40. ncbi request reprint Paraneoplastic dysmotility: loss of interstitial cells of Cajal
    Darrell S Pardi
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:1828-33. 2002
    ..The histopathology of this case suggests that interstitial cells of Cajal may be a target in the pathogenesis of paraneoplastic motility disorders...
  41. ncbi request reprint Satellite pulmonary nodule in the same lobe (T4N0) should not be staged as IIIB non-small cell lung cancer
    Ayesha S Bryant
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1808-13; discussion 1813-4. 2006
    ..Treatment of non-small cell lung cancer depends on stage. Patients with T4 lesions represent a heterogeneous group...
  42. ncbi request reprint Effects of antireflux procedures on respiratory symptoms
    Kevin L Greason
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:381-5. 2002
    ..However, there is a paucity of data on the durability of this benefit. To evaluate the long-term effects of antireflux surgery on respiratory complaints associated with gastroesophageal reflux, we reviewed our experience...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized study evaluating a biodegradable polymeric sealant for sealing intraoperative air leaks that occur during pulmonary resection
    Mark S Allen
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1792-801. 2004
    ..To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of a new biodegradable polymeric sealant to close intraoperative air leaks after pulmonary resection...
  44. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of lymph node metastasis found during pulmonary metastasectomy for extrapulmonary carcinoma
    Sina Ercan
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1786-91. 2004
    ..Little is known about the prognostic significance of lymph node metastases found during pulmonary metastasectomy for extrapulmonary carcinoma metastatic to the lung...
  45. ncbi request reprint Barrett's esophagus: the role of laparoscopic fundoplication
    Abbas E Abbas
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:393-6. 2004
    ..To review our early operative results and endoscopic findings after laparoscopic fundoplication for Barrett's esophagus (BE)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Genetic determinants of lung cancer short-term survival: the role of glutathione-related genes
    Ping Yang
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Lung Cancer 35:221-9. 2002
    ..We tested the hypothesis that genes encoding glutathione enzymes may predict lung cancer short-term survival...
  47. ncbi request reprint Subsequent pulmonary resection for bronchogenic carcinoma after pneumonectomy
    Jessica S Donington
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:154-8; discussion 158-9. 2002
    ..Patients who have undergone a pneumonectomy for bronchogenic carcinoma are at risk of cancer in the contralateral lung. Little information exists regarding the outcome of subsequent lung operation for lung cancer after pneumonectomy...
  48. doi request reprint Troponin-I elevation in a young man with arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
    William J Kostis
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 22:49-53. 2008
    ..The patient was successfully treated with radiofrequency ablation. This case illustrates that ARVD/C may result in elevated cardiac enzymes in the absence of coronary artery disease...
  49. ncbi request reprint Tumor response to induction chemoradiation: influence on survival after esophagectomy
    Jessica S Donington
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:631-6; discussion 636-7. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if the degree of pathologic response to preoperative chemoradiation could predict survival and recurrence after resection in patients with adenocarcinoma of the distal esophagus...