Publications

  1. Go RS, Al-Hamadani M, Shah ND, Crowson CS, Holton SJ, Habermann EB. Influence of the treatment facility volume on the survival of patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer 2016 Aug 15; 122 (16):2552-9 Epub 2016 May 16
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  2. Parker WP, Tollefson MK, Heins CN, Hanson KT, Habermann EB, Zaid HB, Frank I, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA. Characterization of perioperative infection risk among patients undergoing radical cystectomy: Results from the national surgical quality improvement program. Urol Oncol 2016 Aug 5 Epub 2016 Aug 05
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  3. Lowndes B, Thiels CA, Habermann EB, Bingener J, Hallbeck S, Yu D. Impact of patient factors on operative duration during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: evaluation from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database. Am J Surg 2016 Aug; 212 (2):289-96 Epub 2016 Mar 21
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  4. Thiels CA, Hanson KT, Yost KJ, Mathis KL, Cima RR, Zielinski MD, Habermann EB. Achieving a 5-star rating: Analysis of Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) scores among patients undergoing elective colorectal operations. Surgery 2016 Jul 27 Epub 2016 July 27
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  5. Fader AN, Habermann EB, Hanson KT, Lin JF, Grendys EC, Dowdy SC. Disparities in treatment and survival for women with endometrial cancer: A contemporary national cancer database registry analysis. Gynecol Oncol 2016 Jul 25 Epub 2016 July 25
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  6. Bergquist JR, Ivanics T, Storlie CB, Groeschl RT, Tee MC, Habermann EB, Smoot RL, Kendrick ML, Farnell MB, Roberts LR, Gores GJ, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ. Implications of CA19-9 elevation for survival, staging, and treatment sequencing in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: A national cohort analysis. J Surg Oncol 2016 Jul 20 Epub 2016 July 20
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  7. Carlson ML, Glasgow AE, Jacob JT, Habermann EB, Link MJ. The Short-Term and Intermediate-Term Risk of Second Neoplasms After Diagnosis and Treatment of Unilateral Vestibular Schwannoma: Analysis of 9460 Cases. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 Jul 15; 95 (4):1149-57 Epub 2016 Mar 15
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  8. Thiels CA, Yu D, Abdelrahman AM, Habermann EB, Hallbeck S, Pasupathy KS, Bingener J. The use of patient factors to improve the prediction of operative duration using laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Surg Endosc 2016 Jul 6 Epub 2016 July 06
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  9. Polites SF, Habermann EB, Zarroug AE, Thomsen KM, Potter DD. Thoracoscopic Vs open resection of congenital cystic lung disease- utilization and outcomes in 1120 children in the United States. J Pediatr Surg 2016 Jul; 51 (7):1101-5 Epub 2015 Dec 12
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  10. Bergquist JR, Puig CA, Shubert CR, Groeschl RT, Habermann EB, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Smoot RL, Farnell MB, Truty MJ. Carbohydrate Antigen 19-9 Elevation in Anatomically Resectable, Early Stage Pancreatic Cancer Is Independently Associated with Decreased Overall Survival and an Indication for Neoadjuvant Therapy: A National Cancer Database Study. J Am Coll Surg 2016 Jul; 223 (1):52-65 Epub 2016 Feb 23
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  11. Thiels CA, Naik ND, Bergquist JR, Spindler BA, Habermann EB, Kelley SR, Wolff BG, Mathis KL. Survival following synchronous colon cancer resection. J Surg Oncol 2016 Jul; 114 (1):80-5 Epub 2016 Apr 13
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  12. Thiels CA, Hanson KT, Chawla KS, Topazian MD, Paley KH, Habermann EB, Bingener J. Functional gallbladder disease: Operative trends and short-term outcomes. Surgery 2016 Jul; 160 (1):100-5 Epub 2016 Apr 26
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  13. Sweeney AD, Glasgow AE, Link MJ, Habermann EB, Carlson ML. Influence of Marital Status on Vestibular Schwannoma in the United States. Otol Neurotol 2016 Jul; 37 (6):793-8
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  14. Thiels CA, Shenoy CC, Ubl DS, Habermann EB, Kelley SR, Mathis KL. Rates, trends, and short-term outcomes of colorectal resections for endometriosis: An ACS-NSQIP review. Int J Surg 2016 Jul; 31:5-9 Epub 2016 May 20
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  15. Thiels CA, Hanson KT, Yost KJ, Zielinski MD, Habermann EB, Cima RR. Effect of Hospital Case Mix on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems Star Scores: Are All Stars the Same? Ann Surg 2016 Jun 28 Epub 2016 June 28
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  16. Carlson ML, Glasgow AE, Grossardt BR, Habermann EB, Link MJ. Does where you live influence how your vestibular schwannoma is managed? Examining geographical differences in vestibular schwannoma treatment across the United States. J Neurooncol 2016 Jun 22 Epub 2016 June 22
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  17. Go RS, Swanson KM, Sangaralingham LR, Habermann EB, Shah ND. Clinical prevalence (diagnosed cases) of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance in the US: estimating the burden on health care. Leukemia 2016 Jun; 30 (6):1443-6 Epub 2015 Dec 09
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  18. Johnson MP, Kim SJ, Langstraat CL, Jain S, Habermann EB, Wentink JE, Grubbs PL, Nehring SA, Weaver AL, McGree ME, Cima RR, Dowdy SC, Bakkum-Gamez JN. Using Bundled Interventions to Reduce Surgical Site Infection After Major Gynecologic Cancer Surgery. Obstet Gynecol 2016 Jun; 127 (6):1135-44
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  19. Thiels CA, Hanson KT, Heller SF, Zielinski MD, Habermann EB. Assessment of Patient-Reported Experiences of Hospital Care and the July Phenomenon. JAMA Surg 2016 Jun 1 Epub 2016 June 01
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  20. Thiels CA, Aho JM, Fahy AS, Parker ME, Glasgow AE, Berns KS, Habermann EB, Zietlow SP, Zielinski MD. Prehospital Blood Transfusions in Non-Trauma Patients. World J Surg 2016 May 23 [Epub ahead of print]
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  21. Zimmerman KP, Oderich G, Pochettino A, Hanson KT, Habermann EB, Bower TC, Gloviczki P, DeMartino RR. Improving mortality trends for hospitalization of aortic dissection in the National Inpatient Sample. J Vasc Surg 2016 May 13 [Epub ahead of print]
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  22. Ivanics T, Bergquist JR, Shubert CR, Smoot RL, Habermann EB, Truty MJ. Small Cell Carcinoma of the Pancreas: A Surgical Disease. Pancreas 2016 May 11 [Epub ahead of print]
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  23. Go RS, Bartley AC, Al-Kali A, Shah ND, Habermann EB. Effect of the type of treatment facility on the outcome of acute myeloid leukemia in adolescents and young adults. Leukemia 2016 May; 30 (5):1177-80 Epub 2015 Aug 26
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  24. Carlson ML, Patel NS, Glasgow AE, Habermann EB, Grossardt BR, Link MJ. Vestibular schwannoma and pituitary adenoma in the same patient: coincidence or novel clinical association? J Neurooncol 2016 May; 128 (1):101-8 Epub 2016 Feb 22
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  25. Zheng C, Habermann EB, Shara NM, Langan RC, Hong Y, Johnson LB, Al-Refaie WB. Fragmentation of Care after Surgical Discharge: Non-Index Readmission after Major Cancer Surgery. J Am Coll Surg 2016 May; 222 (5):780-789.e2 Epub 2016 Feb 05
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  26. Sebastian A, Huddleston P 3rd, Kakar S, Habermann E, Wagie A, Nassr A. Risk factors for surgical site infection after posterior cervical spine surgery: an analysis of 5,441 patients from the ACS NSQIP 2005-2012. Spine J 2016 Apr; 16 (4):504-9 Epub 2015 Dec 10
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  27. Bergquist JR, Thiels CA, Etzioni DA, Habermann EB, Cima RR. Failure of Colorectal Surgical Site Infection Predictive Models Applied to an Independent Dataset: Do They Add Value or Just Confusion? J Am Coll Surg 2016 Apr; 222 (4):431-8 Epub 2016 Jan 14
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  28. Boughey JC, Keeney GL, Radensky P, Song CP, Habermann EB. Economic Implications of Widespread Expansion of Frozen Section Margin Analysis to Guide Surgical Resection in Women With Breast Cancer Undergoing Breast-Conserving Surgery. J Oncol Pract 2016 Apr; 12 (4):e413-22 Epub 2016 Feb 23
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  29. McCutcheon BA, Ubl DS, Babu M, Maloney P, Murphy M, Kerezoudis P, Bydon M, Habermann EB, Parney I. Predictors of Surgical Site Infection Following Craniotomy for Intracranial Neoplasms: An Analysis of Prospectively Collected Data in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Database. World Neurosurg 2016 Apr; 88:350-8 Epub 2015 Dec 29
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  30. Hokenstad ED, Habermann EB, Glasgow AE, Occhino JA. Risk of venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing surgery for pelvic organ prolapse. Int Urogynecol J 2016 Mar 15 [Epub ahead of print]
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  31. Mahmoud KD, Sanon S, Habermann EB, Lennon RJ, Thomsen KM, Wood DL, Zijlstra F, Frye RL, Holmes DR Jr. Perioperative Cardiovascular Risk of Prior Coronary Stent Implantation Among Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery. J Am Coll Cardiol 2016 Mar 8; 67 (9):1038-49
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  32. Su AW, Habermann EB, Thomsen KM, Milbrandt TA, Nassr A, Larson AN. Risk Factors for 30-Day Unplanned Readmission and Major Perioperative Complications Following Spine Fusion Surgery in Adults: A Review of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) Database. Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2016 Mar 8 Epub 2016 Mar 08
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  33. Pandian TK, Aho JM, Ubl DS, Moir CR, Ishitani MB, Habermann EB. The rising incidence of pediatric empyema with fistula. Pediatr Surg Int 2016 Mar; 32 (3):215-20 Epub 2015 Oct 31
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  34. Choudhry AJ, Baghdadi YM, Wagie AE, Habermann EB, Heller SF, Jenkins DH, Cullinane DC, Zielinski MD. Readability of discharge summaries: with what level of information are we dismissing our patients? Am J Surg 2016 Mar; 211 (3):631-6 Epub 2015 Dec 28
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  35. Go RS, Al-Hamadani M, Crowson CS, Holton SJ, Habermann E. The influence of treatment facility volume on the survival of non-Hodgkin lymphoma Cancer.;().
  36. Carlson ML, Marston AP, Glasgow AE, Habermann EB, Sweeney AD, Link MJ, Wanna GB. Racial differences in vestibular schwannoma. Laryngoscope 2016 Feb 24 [Epub ahead of print]
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  37. Bergquist JR, Thiels CA, Shubert CR, Habermann EB, Hayman AV, Zielinski MD, Mathis KL. Is Chemotherapy or Radiation Therapy in Addition to Surgery Beneficial for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer in the Elderly? A National Cancer Data Base (NCDB) Study. World J Surg 2016 Feb; 40 (2):447-55
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  38. Aho JM, Thiels CA, El Khatib MM, Ubl DS, Laan DV, Berns KS, Habermann EB, Zietlow SP, Zielinski MD. Needle thoracostomy: Clinical effectiveness is improved using a longer angiocatheter. J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2016 Feb; 80 (2):272-7
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  39. Lowndes B, Thiels CA, Habermann E, Bingener J, Hallbeck S, Yu D. Impact of patient factors on operative duration during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: evaluation from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) database Am J Surg.01/18/2016; In Press;
  40. Ivanics T, Bergquist JR, Shubert CR, Smoot RL, Habermann E, Truty MJ. Small cell carcinoma of the pancreas: a surgical disease Pancreas.01/15/2016; In Press;
  41. Carlson ML, Jacob JT, Habermann EB, Glasgow AE, Raghunathan A, Link MJ. Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors of the eighth cranial nerve arising without prior irradiation. J Neurosurg 2016 Jan 8; 1-10 Epub 2016 Jan 08
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  42. Tee MC, Ubl DS, Habermann EB, Nagorney DM, Kendrick ML, Sarr MG, Truty MJ, Que FG, Reid-Lombardo K, Reid-Lombardo K, Smoot RL, Farnell MB. Metabolic Syndrome is Associated with Increased Postoperative Morbidity and Hospital Resource Utilization in Patients Undergoing Elective Pancreatectomy. J Gastrointest Surg 2016 Jan; 20 (1):189-98; discussion 198 Epub 2015 Nov 09
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  43. Thiels CA, Bergquist JR, Meyers AJ, Johnson CL, Behm KT, Hayman AV, Habermann EB, Larson DW, Mathis KL. Outcomes with multimodal therapy for elderly patients with rectal cancer. Br J Surg 2016 Jan; 103 (2):e106-14 Epub 2015 Dec 10
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  44. McCutcheon BA, Ubl DS, Babu M, Maloney P, Murphy M, Kerezoudis P, Bydon M, Habermann EB, Parney I. Predictors of surgical site infection following craniotomy for intracranial neoplasms: an analysis of prospectively collected data in the NSQIP database. World Neurosurg. 2015 Dec 29:December 29. [Epub ahead of print]
  45. Al-Hilli Z, Thomsen KM, Habermann EB, Jakub JW, Boughey JC. Reoperation for Complications after Lumpectomy and Mastectomy for Breast Cancer from the 2012 National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP). Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Dec; 22 Suppl 3:459-69. Epub 2015 Jul 25.
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  46. Bagaria SP, Wagie AE, Gray RJ, Pockaj BA, Attia S, Habermann EB, Wasif N. Validation of a Soft Tissue Sarcoma Nomogram Using a National Cancer Registry. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Dec; 22 Suppl 3:398-403. Epub 2015 Sep 09.
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  47. Polites SF, Habermann EB, Zarroug AE, Thomsen KM, Potter DD. Thoracoscopic Vs open resection of congenital cystic lung disease- utilization and outcomes in 1120 children in the United States J Pediatr Surg.12/2015;
  48. Al-Hilli Z, Thomsen KM, Habermann EB, Jakub JW, Boughey JC. Reoperation for complications after lumpectomy and mastectomy for breast cancer from the 2012 national surgical quality improvement program (acs-nsqip) Annals Of Surgical Oncology 2015 Dec; 22 (Suppl 3):S459-69
  49. Shubert CR, Habermann EB, Bergquist JR, Thiels CA, Thomsen KM, Kremers WK, Kendrick ML, Cima RR, Nagorney DM. A NSQIP Review of Major Morbidity and Mortality of Synchronous Liver Resection for Colorectal Metastasis Stratified by Extent of Liver Resection and Type of Colorectal Resection. J Gastrointest Surg 2015 Nov; 19 (11):1982-94 Epub 2015 Aug 04
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  50. Mahmoud KD, Sanon S, Habermann EB, Lennon RJ, Thomsen KM, Wood DL, Zijlstra F, Frye RL, Holmes DR. Perioperative cardiovascular risk of prior coronary stent implantation among patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery. J Am Coll Cardiol. November 2015, In Press.
  51. Tee MC, Shubert CR, Ubl DS, Habermann EB, Nagorney DM, Que FG. Preoperative anemia is associated with increased use of hospital resources in patients undergoing elective hepatectomy. Surgery 2015 Oct; 158 (4):1027-36; discussion 1036-8 Epub 2015 July 07
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  52. Etzioni DA, Wasif N, Mathur AK, Habermann EB, Cima RR, Chang YH. Impact of Unaccounted Risk Factors on the Interpretation of Surgical Outcomes. J Am Coll Surg 2015 Oct; 221 (4):821-7 Epub 2015 June 29
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  53. Carlson ML, Habermann EB, Wagie AE, Driscoll CL, Van Gompel JJ, Jacob JT, Link MJ. The Changing Landscape of Vestibular Schwannoma Management in the United States--A Shift Toward Conservatism. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2015 Sep; 153 (3):440-6 Epub 2015 June 30
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  54. Shubert CR, Kendrick ML, Thomsen KM, Farnell MB, Habermann EB. Identification of risk categories for in pancreaticoduodenectomy based on diagnosis. HPB (Oxford) 2015 May; 17 (5):428-37 Epub 2014 Dec 16
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  55. Hieken TJ, Grotz TE, Comfere NI, Inselman JW, Habermann EB. The effect of the AJCC 7th edition change in T1 melanoma substaging on national utilization and outcomes of sentinel lymph node biopsy for thin melanoma. Melanoma Res 2015 Apr; 25 (2):157-63
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  56. Chow CJ, Al-Refaie WB, Abraham A, Markin A, Zhong W, Rothenberger DA, Kwaan MR, Habermann EB. Does patient rurality predict quality colon cancer care?: A population-based study. Dis Colon Rectum 2015 Apr; 58 (4):415-22
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  57. Polites SF, Habermann EB, Zarroug AE, Wagie AE, Cima RR, Wiskerchen R, Moir CR, Ishitani MB. A comparison of two quality measurement tools in pediatric surgery--the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-Pediatric versus the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Pediatric Quality Indicators. J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Apr; 50(4):586-90. Epub 2014 Dec 06.
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  58. Wise KB, Merchea A, Cima RR, Colibaseanu DT, Thomsen KM, Habermann EB. Proximal intestinal diversion is associated with increased morbidity in patients undergoing elective colectomy for diverticular disease: an ACS-NSQIP study. J Gastrointest Surg 2015 Mar; 19 (3):535-42 Epub 2014 Nov 22
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  59. Winocour S, Martinez-Jorge J, Habermann E, Thomsen K, Lemaine V. Early Surgical Site Infection Following Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction with or without Acellular Dermal Matrix: National Benchmarking Using National Surgical Quality Improvement Program. Arch Plast Surg. 2015 Mar; 42(2):194-200. Epub 2015 Mar 16.
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  60. Etzioni DA, Wasif N, Dueck AC, Cima RR, Hohmann SF, Naessens JM, Mathur AK, Habermann EB. Association of hospital participation in a surgical outcomes monitoring program with inpatient complications and mortality. JAMA. 2015 Feb 3; 313(5):505-11.
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  61. Chu DI, Schlieve CR, Colibaseanu DT, Simpson PJ, Wagie AE, Cima RR, Habermann EB. Surgical Site Infections (SSI) After Stoma Reversal (SR): Risk Factors and Protective StrategiesJ Gastrointestinal Surgery 2014 - accepted. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.Feb 2015;19:(2):327-34.
  62. Bikhchandani J, Polites SF, Wagie AE, Habermann EB, Cima RR. National trends of 3- versus 2-stage restorative proctocolectomy for chronic ulcerative colitis. Dis Colon Rectum. 2015 Feb; 58(2):199-204.
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  63. Polites SF, Zielinski MD, Zarroug AE, Wagie AE, Stylianos S, Habermann EB. Benchmarks for splenectomy in pediatric trauma: how are we doing? J Pediatr Surg 2015 Feb; 50 (2):339-42 Epub 2014 Dec 05
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  64. Bingener J, Thomsen KM, McConico A, Hess EP, Habermann EB. Success of elective cholecystectomy treatment plans after emergency department visit. J Surg Res 2015 Jan; 193 (1):95-101 Epub 2014 June 19
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  65. Cook DJ, Pulido JN, Thompson JE, Dearani JA, Ritter MJ, Hanson AC, Borah BJ, Habermann EB. Standardized practice design with electronic support mechanisms for surgical process improvement: reducing mechanical ventilation time. Ann Surg. 2014 Dec; 260(6):1011-5.
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  66. Polites SF, Habermann EB, Thomsen KM, Amr MA, Jenkins DH, Zietlow SP, Zielinski MD. Urinary tract infection in elderly trauma patients: review of the Trauma Quality Improvement Program identifies the population at risk. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Dec; 77(6):952-9.
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  67. Shubert CR, Habermann EB, Truty MJ, Thomsen KM, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM. Defining perioperative risk after hepatectomy based on diagnosis and extent of resection. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Nov; 18(11):1917-28. Epub 2014 Sep 09.
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  68. Habermann EB, Thomsen KM, Hieken TJ, Boughey JC. Impact of availability of immediate breast reconstruction on bilateral mastectomy rates for breast cancer across the United States: data from the nationwide inpatient sample. Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Oct; 21(10):3290-6. Epub 2014 Jul 23.
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  69. Zielinski MD, Thomsen KM, Polites SF, Khasawneh MA, Jenkins DH, Habermann EB. Is the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service's lack of reimbursement for postoperative urinary tract infections in elderly emergency surgery patients justified? Surgery. 2014 Oct; 156(4):1009-15.
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  70. Etzioni DA, Young-Fadok TM, Cima RR, Wasif N, Madoff RD, Naessens JM, Habermann EB. Patient survival after surgical treatment of rectal cancer: impact of surgeon and hospital characteristics. Cancer. 2014 Aug 15; 120(16):2472-81. Epub 2014 May 06.
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  71. Polites SF, Mohamed MI, Habermann EB, Homme JL, Anderson JL, Moir CR, Ishitani MB, Zarroug AE. A simple algorithm reduces computed tomography use in the diagnosis of appendicitis in children. Surgery. 2014 Aug; 156(2):448-54. Epub 2014 Jun 19.
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  72. Boughey JC, Hieken TJ, Jakub JW, Degnim AC, Grant CS, Farley DR, Thomsen KM, Osborn JB, Keeney GL, Habermann EB. Impact of analysis of frozen-section margin on reoperation rates in women undergoing lumpectomy for breast cancer: evaluation of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program data. Surgery. 2014 Jul; 156(1):190-7. Epub 2014 Mar 18.
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  73. Polites SF, Sebastian AS, Habermann EB, Iqbal CW, Stuart MJ, Ishitani MB. Youth ice hockey injuries over 16 years at a pediatric trauma center. Pediatrics. 2014 Jun; 133(6):e1601-7.
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  74. Hawk ET, Habermann EB, Ford JG, Wenzel JA, Brahmer JR, Chen MS Jr, Jones LA, Hurd TC, Rogers LM, Nguyen LH, Ahluwalia JS, Fouad M, Vickers SM. Five national cancer institute-designated cancer centers' data collection on racial/ethnic minority participation in therapeutic trials. Cancer. 2014 Apr 1; 120:1113-21.
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  75. Winocour S, Habermann EB, Thomsen KM, Lemaine V. Abstract 123: Early Surgical Site Infection Following Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction With And Without Acellular Dermal Matrix: National Benchmarking Using NSQIP. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Mar; 133(3 Suppl):138-9.
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  76. Hyder JA, Wakeam E, Habermann EB, Hess EP, Cima RR, Nguyen LL. Derivation and validation of a simple calculator to predict home discharge after surgery. J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Feb; 218(2):226-36. Epub 2013 Nov 08.
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  77. Jackson JM, DeFor TA, Crain AL, Kerby TJ, Strayer LS, Lewis CE, Whitlock EP, Williams SB, Vitolins MZ, Rodabough RJ, Larson JC, Habermann EB, Margolis KL. Validity of diabetes self-reports in the Women's Health Initiative. Menopause. 2014; 21(8):861-8.
  78. Cook D, Thompson JE, Habermann EB, Visscher SL, Dearani JA, Roger VL, Borah BJ. From 'solution shop' model to 'focused factory' in hospital surgery: Increasing care value and predictability. Health Aff (Millwood). 2014; 34(5):746-55.
  79. Markin A, Barbero R, Leow JJ, Groen RS, Perlman G, Habermann EB, Apelgren KN, Kushner AL, Nwomeh BC. Inter-rater reliability of the PIPES tool: Validation of a surgical capacity index for use in resource-limited settings. World J Surg. 2014; 38(9):2195-9.
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  80. Chu DI, Schlieve CR, Colibaseanu DT, Simpson PJ, Wagie AE, Cima RR, Habermann EB. Surgical site infections (SSIs) after stoma reversal (SR): risk factors, implications, and protective strategies. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014; 19(2):327-34.
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  81. Dorman RB, Zhong W, Abraham AA, Ikramuddin S, Al-Refaie WB, Leslie DB, Habermann EB. Does concomitant cholecystectomy at time of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass impact adverse operative outcomes? Obes Surg. 2013 Nov; 23(11):1718-26.
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  82. Abraham A, Al-Refaie WB, Parsons HM, Habermann EB. Disparities in pancreas cancer care Ann Surg Oncol. 06/2013;20:(6):2078-87.
  83. Groth SS, Al-Refaie WB, Zhong W, Vickers SM, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J, Habermann EB. Effect of insurance status on the surgical treatment of early-stage non-small cell lung cancer. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Apr; 95(4):1221-6. Epub 2013 Feb 14
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  84. Iyegha UP, Asghar JI, Habermann EB, Broccard A, Weinert C, Beilman G. Intensivists improve outcomes and compliance with process measures in critically ill patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Mar; 216(3):363-72. Epub 2013 Jan 10.
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  85. Abraham A, Habermann EB, Rothenberger DA, Kwaan M, Weinberg AD, Parsons HM, Gupta P, Al-Refaie WB. Adjuvant chemotherapy for stage III colon cancer in the oldest old: results beyond clinical guidelines. Cancer. 2013 Jan 15; 119(2):395-403. Epub 2012 Jul 17.
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  86. Markin A, Habermann EB, Chow CJ, Zhu Y, Vickers SM, Al-Refaie WB. Rurality and cancer surgery in the United States. Am J Surg. 2012 Nov; 204(5):569-73. Epub 2012 Aug 17.
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  87. Whitson BA, Groth SS, Andrade RS, Habermann EB, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J. T1/T2 non-small-cell lung cancer treated by lobectomy: does tumor anatomic location matter? J Surg Res. 2012 Oct; 177(2):185-90. Epub 2012 Jun 27.
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  88. Al-Refaie WB, Parsons HM, Markin A, Abrams J, Habermann EB. Blood transfusion and cancer surgery outcomes: a continued reason for concern. Surgery. 2012 Sep; 152(3):344-54.
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  89. Abbott AM, Habermann EB, Parsons HM, Tuttle T, Al-Refaie W. Prognosis for primary retroperitoneal sarcoma survivors: a conditional survival analysis. Cancer. 2012 Jul 1; 118(13):3321-9. Epub 2012 Jan 13.
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  90. Rueth NM, Parsons HM, Habermann EB, Groth SS, Virnig B, Tuttle TM, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J. Surgical treatment of lung cancer: predicting postoperative morbidity in the elderly population. J Thorac and Cardiovasc Surg. June 2012; 143(6):1314-23.
  91. Tuttle TM, Jarosek S, Habermann EB, Yee D, Yuan J, Virnig BA. Omission of radiation therapy after breast-conserving surgery in the United States: a population-based analysis of clinicopathologic factors. Cancer. 2012 Apr 15; 118(8):2004-13. Epub 2011 Sep 27.
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  92. Parsons HM, Habermann EB, Stain SC, Vickers SM, Al-Refaie WB. What happens to racial and ethnic minorities after cancer surgery at American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program hospitals? J Am Coll Surg. 2012 Apr; 214(4):539-47; discussion 547-9. Epub 2012 Feb 08.
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  93. Dudeja V, Habermann EB, Abraham A, Zhong W, Parsons HM, Tseng JF, Al-Refaie WB. Is there a role for surgery with adequate nodal evaluation alone in gastric adenocarcinoma? J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Feb; 16(2):238-46; discussion 246-7. Epub 2011 Nov 17.
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  94. Dudeja V, Gay G, Habermann EB, Tuttle TM, Tseng JF, Feig BW, Al-Refaie WB. Do hospital attributes predict guideline-recommended gastric cancer care in the United States? Ann Surg Oncol. 2012 Feb; 19(2):365-72. Epub 2011 Aug 12.
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  95. Al-Refaie WB, Muluneh B, Zhong W, Parsons HM, Tuttle TM, Vickers SM, Habermann EB. Who receives their complex cancer surgery at low-volume hospitals? J Am Coll Surg. 2012 Jan; 214(1):81-7. Epub 2011 Nov 23.
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  96. Markin A, Habermann HB, Zhu Y, Anasooya Abraham, Ahluwalia JS, Vickers SM, Al-Refaie WB. Cancer Surgery Among American Indians. Archives of Surgery. 2012, Accepted for Publication.
  97. Kwaan MR, Al-Refaie WB, Parsons HM, Chow CJ, Rothenberger DA, Habermann EB. Are right-sided colectomy outcomes different than left-sided colectomy outcomes? A study of colon cancer patients who had resection with anastomosis using the ACS-NSQIP database. Archives of Surgery (to be JAMA-Surgery). 2012.
  98. Dorman RB, Abraham AA, Al-Refaie WB, Parsons HM, Ikramuddin S, Habermann EB. Bariatric surgery outcomes in the elderly: an ACS NSQIP study. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Jan; 16(1):35-44; discussion 44. Epub 2011 Oct 27.
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  99. Chow CJ, Habermann EB, Abraham A, Zhu Y, Vickers SM, Rothenberger DA, Al-Refaie WB. Does enrollment in cancer trials improve survival? J Am Coll Surg. 2012 Epub 2013 Feb 13.
  100. Whitson BA, Groth SS, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA, Habermann EB, D'Cunha J. Survival after lobectomy versus segmentectomy for stage I non-small cell lung cancer: a population-based analysis. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Dec; 92(6):1943-50. Epub 2011 Oct 01.
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  101. Al-Refaie WB, Vickers SM, Zhong W, Parsons H, Rothenberger D, Habermann EB. Cancer trials versus the real world in the United States. Ann Surg. 2011 Sep; 254(3):438-42; discussion 442-3.
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  102. Rueth NM, Parsons HM, Habermann EB, Groth SS, Virnig BA, Tuttle TM, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J. The long-term impact of surgical complications after resection of stage I nonsmall cell lung cancer: a population-based survival analysis. Ann Surg. 2011 Aug; 254(2):368-74.
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  103. Abbott AM, Habermann EB, Tuttle TM. Trends in the use of implantable accelerated partial breast irradiation therapy for early stage breast cancer in the United States. Cancer. 2011 Aug 1; 117(15):3305-10. Epub 2011 Feb 01.
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  104. Al-Refaie WB, Parsons HM, Habermann EB, Kwaan M, Spencer MP, Henderson WG, Rothenberger DA. Operative outcomes beyond 30-day mortality: colorectal cancer surgery in oldest old. Ann Surg. 2011 May; 253(5):947-52.
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  105. Parsons HM, Habermann EB, Tuttle TM, Al-Refaie WB. Conditional survival of extremity soft-tissue sarcoma: results beyond the staging system. Cancer. 2011 Mar 1; 117(5):1055-60. Epub 2010 Oct 19.
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  106. Dudeja V, Habermann EB, Zhong W, Tuttle TM, Vickers SM, Jensen EH, Al-Refaie WB. Guideline recommended gastric cancer care in the elderly: insights into the applicability of cancer trials to real world. Ann Surg Oncol. 2011 Jan; 18(1):26-33. Epub 2010 Jul 20.
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  107. Borja-Cacho D, Parsons HM, Habermann EB, Rothenberger DA, Henderson WG, Al-Refaie WB. Assessment of ACS NSQIP's predictive ability for adverse events after major cancer surgery. Ann Surg Oncol. 2010 Sep; 17(9):2274-82. Epub 2010 Jun 29.
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  108. Groth SS, Rueth NM, Hodges JS, Habermann EB, Andrade RS, D'Cunha J, Maddaus MA. Conditional cancer-specific versus cardiovascular-specific survival after lobectomy for stage I non-small cell lung cancer. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Aug; 90(2):375-82.
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  109. Habermann EB, Abbott A, Parsons HM, Virnig BA, Al-Refaie WB, Tuttle TM. Are mastectomy rates really increasing in the United States? J Clin Oncol. 2010 Jul 20; 28(21):3437-41. Epub 2010 Jun 14.
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  111. Rueth NM, Groth SS, Tuttle TM, Virnig BA, Al-Refaie WB, Habermann EB. Conditional survival after surgical treatment of melanoma: an analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database. Ann Surg Oncol. 2010 Jun; 17(6):1662-8. Epub 2010 Feb 18.
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  112. Al-Refaie WB, Habermann EB, Jensen E, Tuttle TM, Pisters WT, Virnig BA. Surgery alone is adequate treatment for early stage soft tissue sarcoma of the extremity. Br J Srg. 2010; 97(5):707-13.
  113. Arrington AK, Jarosek SL, Virnig BA, Habermann EB, Tuttle TM. Patient and surgeon characteristics associated with increased contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in breast cancer patients. Ann Surg Oncol. 2009; 16:2697-2704.
  114. Jensen EH, Abraham A, Jarosek S, Habermann EB, Al-Refaie WB, Vickers SA, Virnig BA, Tuttle TM. Lymph node evaluation is associated with improved survival after surgery for early stage gallbladder cancer. Surgery. 2009; 146:706-713.
  115. Tuttle TM, Jarosek S, Habermann EB, Arrington A, Abraham A, Morris TJ, Virnig BA. Increasing rates of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy among patients with ductal carcinoma in situ. J Clin Oncol. 2009; 27:1362-7.
  116. Jensen EH, Abraham A, Habermann EB, Al-Refaie WB, Tuttle TM, Virnig BA. A critical analysis of the surgical management of early stage gallbladder cancer in the United States. J Gastrointest Surg. 2009; 13:722-727.
  117. Baxter NN, Durham SB, Phillips KA, Habermann EB, Virnig BA. Risk of dementia in older breast cancer survivors: a population-based cohort study of the association with adjuvant chemotherapy. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2009; 57:403-411.
  118. Virnig BA, Baxter NN, Habermann EB, Feldman R, Bradley C. A matter of race: early versus late stage cancer diagnosis. Health Aff. 2009; 28(1):160-68.
  119. Habermann EB, Virnig BA, Durham SB, Baxter NN. Managed care enrollment and chronically disabled women with breast cancer. Am J Manag Care. 2008; 14(8):514-520.
  120. Habermann EB, Virnig BA, Riley GF, Baxter NN. The impact of a change in Medicare reimbursement policy and HEDIS measures on stage at diagnosis among Medicare HMO and fee-for-service female breast cancer patients. Med Care. 2007 Aug; 45(8):761-6.
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  121. Tuttle TM, Habermann EB, Grund EH, Morris TJ, Virnig BA. Increasing use of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy for breast cancer patients: a trend toward more aggressive surgical treatment. J Clin Oncol. 2007; 25:5203-09.
  122. Judson PL, Habermann EB, Baxter NN, Durham SB, Virnig BA. Trends in the incidence of invasive and in situ vulvar carcinoma. Obstet Gynecol. 2006; 107:1018-22.
  123. Baxter NN, Habermann EB, Tepper JE, Durham SB, Virnig BA. Risk of pelvic fractures in older women following pelvic irradiation. JAMA. 2005; 294:2587-93.