Jonathan F Finks

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The rise and fall of antireflux surgery in the United States
    Jonathan F Finks
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:1698-701. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Effect of surgical techniques on clinical outcomes after laparoscopic gastric bypass--results from the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative
    Jonathan F Finks
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:284-9. 2011
  3. pmc Trends in hospital volume and operative mortality for high-risk surgery
    Jonathan F Finks
    Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy and the Section of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:2128-37. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The comparative effectiveness of sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, and adjustable gastric banding procedures for the treatment of morbid obesity
    Arthur M Carlin
    Department of Surgery, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48109, USA
    Ann Surg 257:791-7. 2013
  5. pmc Composite measures for profiling hospitals on bariatric surgery performance
    Justin B Dimick
    The Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative MBSC, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    JAMA Surg 149:10-6. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Risks and benefits of prophylactic inferior vena cava filters in patients undergoing bariatric surgery
    Nancy J Birkmeyer
    Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy and Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Hosp Med 8:173-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Predicting risk for venous thromboembolism with bariatric surgery: results from the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative
    Jonathan F Finks
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 255:1100-4. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Variation in utilization of acid-reducing medication at 1 year following bariatric surgery: results from the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative
    Oliver A Varban
    Value Partnerships Program, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan, and the Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy and Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:222-8. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Surgical skill and complication rates after bariatric surgery
    John D Birkmeyer
    Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy and Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    N Engl J Med 369:1434-42. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Safety culture and complications after bariatric surgery
    Nancy J O Birkmeyer
    Department of Surgery and Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Ann Surg 257:260-5. 2013

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint The rise and fall of antireflux surgery in the United States
    Jonathan F Finks
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:1698-701. 2006
    ..Whether these recent developments have had an impact on the use of antireflux surgery remains unknown...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of surgical techniques on clinical outcomes after laparoscopic gastric bypass--results from the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative
    Jonathan F Finks
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:284-9. 2011
    ..The techniques used with laparoscopic gastric bypass (LGB) and their association with patient outcomes remain largely unexplored...
  3. pmc Trends in hospital volume and operative mortality for high-risk surgery
    Jonathan F Finks
    Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy and the Section of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:2128-37. 2011
    ..It remains unknown whether referral patterns for high-risk surgery have changed as a result and how operative mortality has been affected...
  4. doi request reprint The comparative effectiveness of sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, and adjustable gastric banding procedures for the treatment of morbid obesity
    Arthur M Carlin
    Department of Surgery, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48109, USA
    Ann Surg 257:791-7. 2013
    ..To evaluate the comparative effectiveness of sleeve gastrectomy (SG), laparoscopic gastric bypass (RYGB), and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) procedures...
  5. pmc Composite measures for profiling hospitals on bariatric surgery performance
    Justin B Dimick
    The Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative MBSC, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    JAMA Surg 149:10-6. 2014
    ..The optimal approach for profiling hospital performance with bariatric surgery is unclear...
  6. doi request reprint Risks and benefits of prophylactic inferior vena cava filters in patients undergoing bariatric surgery
    Nancy J Birkmeyer
    Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy and Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Hosp Med 8:173-7. 2013
    ..The United States Food and Drug Administration recently issued a warning about adverse events in patients receiving inferior vena cava (IVC) filters...
  7. doi request reprint Predicting risk for venous thromboembolism with bariatric surgery: results from the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative
    Jonathan F Finks
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 255:1100-4. 2012
    ..We sought to identify risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE) among patients undergoing bariatric surgery in Michigan...
  8. doi request reprint Variation in utilization of acid-reducing medication at 1 year following bariatric surgery: results from the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative
    Oliver A Varban
    Value Partnerships Program, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan, and the Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy and Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:222-8. 2015
    ..Procedures included laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB, n=2,627), Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB, n=6,410), sleeve gastrectomy (SG, n=1,567), and biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPD/DS, n=162)...
  9. doi request reprint Surgical skill and complication rates after bariatric surgery
    John D Birkmeyer
    Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy and Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    N Engl J Med 369:1434-42. 2013
    ..Although it has been assumed that the proficiency of the operating surgeon is an important factor underlying such variation, empirical data are lacking on the relationships between technical skill and postoperative outcomes...
  10. doi request reprint Safety culture and complications after bariatric surgery
    Nancy J O Birkmeyer
    Department of Surgery and Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Ann Surg 257:260-5. 2013
    ..To assess relationships between safety culture and complications within 30 days of bariatric surgery...
  11. doi request reprint Preoperative placement of inferior vena cava filters and outcomes after gastric bypass surgery
    Nancy J O Birkmeyer
    Department of Surgery, Michigan Surgical Collaboration for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 252:313-8. 2010
    ..To assess relationships between inferior vena cava (IVC) filter placement and complications within 30 days of gastric bypass surgery...
  12. doi request reprint Predicting risk for serious complications with bariatric surgery: results from the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative
    Jonathan F Finks
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 254:633-40. 2011
    ..To develop a risk prediction model for serious complications after bariatric surgery...
  13. doi request reprint Technique or technology? Evaluating leaks after gastric bypass
    Oliver A Varban
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 12:264-72. 2016
    ..To assess the relationship between technique and surgical devices on anastomotic and staple-line leaks after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass...
  14. doi request reprint Hospital complication rates with bariatric surgery in Michigan
    Nancy J O Birkmeyer
    Department of Surgery, and Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    JAMA 304:435-42. 2010
    ..Despite the growing popularity of bariatric surgery, there remain concerns about perioperative safety and variation in outcomes across hospitals...
  15. doi request reprint Variation in Patient-reported Outcomes Across Hospitals Following Surgery
    Jennifer F Waljee
    Department of Surgery, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Henry Ford Health System, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Center for Clinical Outcomes Development and Application, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
    Med Care 53:960-6. 2015
    ..Although there is growing interest in applying patient-reported outcomes (PROs) toward surgical quality, the extent to which PROs vary across hospitals following surgical procedures is unknown...
  16. pmc Influence of median surgeon operative duration on adverse outcomes in bariatric surgery
    Bradley N Reames
    Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:207-13. 2015
    ..This study evaluates whether median surgeon operative time is associated with adverse surgical outcomes after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass...
  17. pmc Profiling hospitals on bariatric surgery quality: which outcomes are most reliable?
    Robert W Krell
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 219:725-34.e3. 2014
    ..We explored the ability of risk-adjusted outcomes to identify outlying hospital performance with bariatric surgery for a range of hospital caseloads...
  18. ncbi request reprint Classifying cause of death after cancer surgery
    Jennifer F Waljee
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Surg Innov 13:274-9. 2006
    ..75, P < .005). Cause-specific mortality can be reliably and systematically measured after cancer surgery. Understanding variation in cause-specific mortality can inform future quality improvement efforts...
  19. pmc Adipose tissue fibrosis, hypertrophy, and hyperplasia: Correlations with diabetes in human obesity
    Lindsey A Muir
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 24:597-605. 2016
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