Malcolm M Decamp

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of surgery in N2 non-small cell lung cancer
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis Street, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 11:5033s-5037s. 2005
  2. pmc Lung volume reduction surgery: technique, operative mortality, and morbidity
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:442-6. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient and surgical factors influencing air leak after lung volume reduction surgery: lessons learned from the National Emphysema Treatment Trial
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:197-206; discussion 206-7. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Extent of lymphadenectomy and outcome for patients with stage I nonsmall cell lung cancer
    John M Varlotto
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer 115:851-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Standard uptake value predicts survival in non-small cell lung cancer
    Ikenna C Okereke
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:911-5; discussion 915-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Technical aspects and outcomes of tracheobronchoplasty for severe tracheobronchomalacia
    Sidhu P Gangadharan
    Division of Thoracic Surgery and Interventional Pulmonology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1574-80; discussion 1580-1. 2011
  7. pmc Prospective phase II trial of preresection thoracoscopic mediastinal restaging after neoadjuvant therapy for IIIA (N2) non-small cell lung cancer: results of CALGB Protocol 39803
    Michael T Jaklitsch
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:9-16. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Nodal downstaging predicts survival following induction chemotherapy for stage IIIA (N2) non-small cell lung cancer in CALGB protocol #8935
    Michael T Jaklitsch
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Oncol 94:599-606. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Two-stage end-to-end reconstruction of long-segment tracheal defects with a bioabsorbable scaffold grafting technique in a canine model
    Hisashi Tsukada
    Division of Thoracic and Interventional Pulmonology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1088-92. 2012
  10. pmc The evaluation and preparation of the patient for lung volume reduction surgery
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:427-31. 2008

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of surgery in N2 non-small cell lung cancer
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis Street, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 11:5033s-5037s. 2005
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  2. pmc Lung volume reduction surgery: technique, operative mortality, and morbidity
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:442-6. 2008
    ..This article reviews the evolution of current LVRS practice with a particular emphasis on technical aspects of the operation, including the predictors and consequences of its most common complications...
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient and surgical factors influencing air leak after lung volume reduction surgery: lessons learned from the National Emphysema Treatment Trial
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:197-206; discussion 206-7. 2006
    ..We sought to identify risk factors for air leak and its duration and to estimate its medical consequences for selecting optimal perioperative technique(s), such as buttressing technique, to preempt or treat post-LVRS air leak...
  4. doi request reprint Extent of lymphadenectomy and outcome for patients with stage I nonsmall cell lung cancer
    John M Varlotto
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer 115:851-8. 2009
    ..It is uncertain whether lymphadenectomy (LA) affects overall survival (OS) or disease-free survival (DFS) rates for patients with stage I nonsmall cell lung cancer (NSCLC), as is the optimal number of lymph nodes that should be recovered...
  5. doi request reprint Standard uptake value predicts survival in non-small cell lung cancer
    Ikenna C Okereke
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:911-5; discussion 915-6. 2009
    ..Our goal was to determine the ability of the standard uptake value (SUV) of the primary tumor (SUV-T) and regional lymph nodes (SUV-N) to predict survival...
  6. doi request reprint Technical aspects and outcomes of tracheobronchoplasty for severe tracheobronchomalacia
    Sidhu P Gangadharan
    Division of Thoracic Surgery and Interventional Pulmonology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1574-80; discussion 1580-1. 2011
    ..Surgical stabilization with posterior membranous tracheobronchoplasty has been shown to be effective in selected patients with severe disease. This study examines the technical details and complications of this operation...
  7. pmc Prospective phase II trial of preresection thoracoscopic mediastinal restaging after neoadjuvant therapy for IIIA (N2) non-small cell lung cancer: results of CALGB Protocol 39803
    Michael T Jaklitsch
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:9-16. 2013
    ..Accurate pathologic restaging of N2 stations after neoadjuvant therapy in stage IIIA (N2) non-small cell lung cancer is needed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Nodal downstaging predicts survival following induction chemotherapy for stage IIIA (N2) non-small cell lung cancer in CALGB protocol #8935
    Michael T Jaklitsch
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Oncol 94:599-606. 2006
    ..Induction cisplatin/vinblastine chemotherapy was followed by surgical resection, adjuvant cisplatin/vinblastine, and radiotherapy. We now evaluate the prognosis of pathologic nodes...
  9. doi request reprint Two-stage end-to-end reconstruction of long-segment tracheal defects with a bioabsorbable scaffold grafting technique in a canine model
    Hisashi Tsukada
    Division of Thoracic and Interventional Pulmonology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1088-92. 2012
    ..We performed this trial to confirm that delayed tracheal axial approximation occurs in a mature animal model and to test the surgical feasibility of two-stage end-to-end tracheal reconstruction...
  10. pmc The evaluation and preparation of the patient for lung volume reduction surgery
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:427-31. 2008
    ..Optimal candidates have upper-lobe-predominant emphysema and acceptable operative risks...
  11. doi request reprint Subdivision of the T1 size descriptor for stage I non-small cell lung cancer has prognostic value: a single institution experience
    Chao Ye
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Chest 136:710-5. 2009
    ..This study investigated the prognostic differences between patients in these two T1 tumor subgroups...
  12. doi request reprint Special situations: air leak after lung volume reduction surgery and in ventilated patients
    Saila P Nicotera
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis Street, Suite 9B, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 20:427-34. 2010
    ..This article describes the incidence of prolonged air leak in these populations, the causes ascribed to their development, and strategies that may be applied to their prevention and treatment...
  13. doi request reprint A comparison of survival and disease-specific survival in surgically resected, lymph node-positive bronchioloalveolar carcinoma versus nonsmall cell lung cancer: implications for adjuvant therapy
    John M Varlotto
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts
    Cancer 112:1547-54. 2008
    ....
  14. doi request reprint An evidence-based estimate on the size of the potential patient pool for lung volume reduction surgery
    Praveen Akuthota
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:205-11. 2012
    ....
  15. pmc The effect of lung volume reduction surgery on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations
    George R Washko
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:164-9. 2008
    ..The effect of LVRS on COPD exacerbations has not been as extensively studied, and whether improvement in postoperative lung function alters the risk of disease exacerbations is not known...
  16. doi request reprint Lung volume reduction therapies for advanced emphysema: an update
    Robert L Berger
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Deaconess, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Chest 138:407-17. 2010
    ..Although there is promise of limited therapeutic influence, the available information is not sufficient to recommend use of bronchoscopic strategies for treating emphysema...
  17. doi request reprint Bronchopulmonary carcinoid tumor presenting with polymyositis
    Saila P Nicotera
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1276-8. 2010
    ..Symptoms and laboratory derangements remitted after removal of the tumor. This case represents a rare report of a typical carcinoid tumor presenting with the paraneoplastic syndrome of polymyositis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Endobronchial ultrasound-facilitated video-assisted lobectomy with wedge bronchoplasty for typical carcinoid tumor of the right middle lobe
    Min Peter Kim
    Section of Thoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Chest 133:1474-6. 2008
    ..The patient recovered without complication and was doing well at 8-month follow-up, without evidence of recurrent disease...
  19. doi request reprint Staged repair of benign tracheo-neo-esophageal fistula 12 years after esophagectomy for esophageal cancer
    Charles Bakhos
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachussetts, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:e83-5. 2010
    ..He finally underwent Roux-en-Y gastro-jejunostomy through a left thoraco-abdominal approach to restore the gastrointestinal continuity. Eighteen months postoperatively, he reports no dysphagia and has regained his premorbid weight...
  20. ncbi request reprint Electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy-guided fiducial placement for robotic stereotactic radiosurgery of lung tumors: a feasibility study
    Devanand Anantham
    Interventional Pulmonology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston MA 02215, USA
    Chest 132:930-5. 2007
    ..Electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy (ENB) may offer a less morbid alternative to accurately deploy fiducials to bronchoscopically invisible peripheral lung lesions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Early stage lung cancer--new approaches to evaluation and treatment: conference summary statement
    Thomas J Lynch
    Division of Hematology Oncology and Dana Farber Partners Cancer Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, 100 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 11:4981s-4983s. 2005
  22. pmc Predictors of mortality in patients with emphysema and severe airflow obstruction
    Fernando J Martinez
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0360, and Section of Thoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:1326-34. 2006
    ..Limited data exist describing risk factors for mortality in patients having predominantly emphysema...
  23. ncbi request reprint CT diagnosis of complete tracheal rings in an adult
    Phillip M Boiselle
    Center for Airway Imaging, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 22:169-71. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, the CT findings of this condition have not been previously described. CT with 3-dimensional reconstructions has the potential to noninvasively aid in the diagnosis and monitoring of patients with this condition...
  24. ncbi request reprint Techniques of surgical tracheostomy
    Peter A Walts
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk F24, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Clin Chest Med 24:413-22. 2003
    ..At exactly what point this occurs remains undefined, but certainly by the tenth day of intubation, if extubation is not imminent, arrangements should be made for surgical tracheostomy by a team experienced with the chosen technique...
  25. ncbi request reprint Value of accelerated multimodality therapy in stage IIIA and IIIB non-small cell lung cancer
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:17-27. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Thromboembolism after pneumonectomy for malignancy: an independent marker of poor outcome
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:711-8. 2006
    ..We also evaluated short- and long-term outcomes of patients in whom venous thromboembolism developed compared with those of patients in whom it did not...
  27. ncbi request reprint Technical issues and controversies in lung volume reduction surgery
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Section of Lung Transplantation, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 14:391-8. 2002
    ..Therapeutic innovations may further reduce the invasiveness of lung volume reduction strategies and allow a more tailored approach to palliate patients with moderate to severe emphysema...
  28. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer. Invasive staging: the guidelines
    Frank C Detterbeck
    Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of North Carolina, CB 7065, 108 Burnett Womack Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7065, USA
    Chest 123:167S-175S. 2003
    ..Selection of the optimal approach is best achieved through a multidisciplinary discussion so that all aspects can be weighed appropriately...
  29. ncbi request reprint Stage III non-small cell lung cancer and metachronous brain metastases
    Nader Moazami
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:113-22. 2002
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Benefit of postoperative adjuvant chemoradiotherapy in locoregionally advanced esophageal carcinoma
    Thomas W Rice
    Center for Swallowing and Esophageal Disorders and Departmentof Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1590-6. 2003
    ..We sought to determine whether chemoradiotherapy after esophagectomy improves survival...
  31. ncbi request reprint Accelerated hyperfractionated radiation, concurrent paclitaxel/cisplatin chemotherapy and surgery for stage III non-small cell lung cancer
    David J Adelstein
    Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, R35, 9500 Euclid Avenue, OH 44195, USA
    Lung Cancer 36:167-74. 2002
    ..Patients downstaged to mediastinal node negativity have a prognosis similar to those with de novo stage I(B) and II disease. Distant metastases are the major cause of treatment failure...
  32. ncbi request reprint Combined bronchoscopy, mediastinoscopy, and thoracotomy for lung cancer: who benefits?
    Kwhanmien Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:850-6. 2004
    ..Surgical staging and resection of lung cancer may be done as 1 operation (combined) or 2 (staged). This study evaluates the safety and efficiency of these treatment strategies...
  33. ncbi request reprint Predictors of operative mortality and cardiopulmonary morbidity in the National Emphysema Treatment Trial
    Keith S Naunheim
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, St Louis University Health Sciences Center, St Louis, Mo 63110 0250, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:43-53. 2006
    ..We sought to identify predictors of operative mortality, pulmonary morbidity, and cardiovascular morbidity after lung volume reduction surgery...
  34. ncbi request reprint Inhaled cyclosporine--a breath of fresh air?
    Malcolm M Decamp
    N Engl J Med 354:191-3. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint The solitary pulmonary nodule: aggressive excisional strategy
    Malcolm M Decamp
    Section of Lung Transplantation, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 14:292-6. 2002
    ..Today, diagnosis by excisional biopsy is an acceptable management strategy as more and smaller nodules are being detected but not diagnosed. In 2002, when in doubt, we should take out the solitary pulmonary nodule...
  36. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients receiving lung-volume-reduction surgery versus medical therapy for severe emphysema by the National Emphysema Treatment Trial Research Group
    Keith S Naunheim
    St Louis University, 3635 Vista Blvd, St Louis, Mo 63110 0250, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:431-43. 2006
    ..Two additional years of follow-up provide valuable information regarding durability...
  37. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for lung tumors: preliminary report of a phase I trial
    Richard I Whyte
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:1097-101. 2003
    ..Stereotactic radiosurgery is well established for the treatment of intracranial neoplasms but its use for lung tumors is novel...
  38. ncbi request reprint Role of clinically determined depth of tumor invasion in the treatment of esophageal carcinoma
    Thomas W Rice
    Center for Swallowing and Esophageal Disorders, Departments of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:1091-102. 2003
    ..We sought to evaluate the effectiveness of clinical staging of depth of tumor invasion (cT), the relationship of cT to survival, the benefits of downstaging cT, and the role of cT in treatment decisions...
  39. ncbi request reprint Refining esophageal cancer staging
    Thomas W Rice
    Center for Swallowing and Esophageal Disorders, Departments of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:1103-13. 2003
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess current esophageal cancer staging and to determine whether refinements of classification and stage grouping are necessary...
  40. ncbi request reprint Can we predict long-term survival after pulmonary metastasectomy for renal cell carcinoma?
    Sudish C Murthy
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Hematology and Medical Oncology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:996-1003. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to identify factors associated with time-related survival after pulmonary metastasectomy for renal cell carcinoma and to confirm the safety of metastasectomy...
  41. ncbi request reprint Discordant utility of ideal body weight and body mass index as predictors of mortality in lung transplant recipients
    Daniel A Culver
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:137-44. 2005
    ..A prior study used body mass index (BMI) to suggest greater mortality risk in obese allograft recipients, but the number of studied patients was small...
  42. ncbi request reprint Primary adenocarcinoma in a donor lung: evaluation and surgical management
    Erik A K Beyer
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk F25, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:1174-7. 2003
    ..The tumor was treated surgically. A lingular sparing left upper lobe bisegmental lung resection was performed...
  43. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary nodules in lung transplant recipients: etiology and outcome
    Pyng Lee
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Critical Care Medicine, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
    Chest 125:165-72. 2004
    ..Common causes of PNs in lung transplant (LT) recipients include bacterial or fungal infections and posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD). However, experience in diagnosis and management of PNs is limited...