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  1. Mahuron KM, Kasai Y, Javeed ZA, Bergsland EK, Hirose K, Corvera CU, Nakakura EK. Minimally Invasive Surgery for Ileal Neuroendocrine Tumors. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 Mar 19. View in PubMed
  2. Brian R, Stock P, Syed S, Hirose K, Reilly L, O'Sullivan P. How COVID-19 inspired surgical residents to rethink educational programs. Am J Surg. 2020 Oct 21. View in PubMed
  3. Gomez A, Wisneski AD, Luu HY, Hirose K, Roberts JP, Hirose R, Freise CE, Nakakura EK, Corvera CU. Contemporary Management of Hepatic Cyst Disease: Techniques and Outcomes at a Tertiary Hepatobiliary Center. J Gastrointest Surg. 2020 Oct 20. View in PubMed
  4. Wisneski AD, Jin C, Huang CY, Warren R, Hirose K, Nakakura EK, Corvera CU. Synchronous Versus Metachronous Colorectal Liver Metastasis Yields Similar Survival in Modern Era. J Surg Res. 2020 Aug 13; 256:476-485. View in PubMed
  5. Wisneski AD, Carter J, Nakakura EK, Posselt A, Rogers SJ, Cello JP, Arain M, Kirkwood KS, Hirose K, Stewart L, Corvera CU. Ampullary stenosis and choledocholithiasis post Roux-En-Y gastric bypass: challenges of biliary access and intervention. HPB (Oxford). 2020 Oct; 22(10):1496-1503. View in PubMed
  6. Kasai Y, Mahuron K, Hirose K, Corvera CU, Kim GE, Hope TA, Shih BE, Warren RS, Bergsland EK, Nakakura EK. A novel stratification of mesenteric mass involvement as a predictor of challenging mesenteric lymph node dissection by minimally invasive approach for ileal neuroendocrine tumors. J Surg Oncol. 2020 Aug; 122(2):204-211. View in PubMed
  7. Bongiovanni T, Hansen K, Lancaster E, O'Sullivan P, Hirose K, Wick E. Adopting best practices in post-operative analgesia prescribing in a safety-net hospital: Residents as a conduit to change. Am J Surg. 2020 02; 219(2):299-303. View in PubMed
  8. Kasai Y, Hirose K, Corvera CU, Kim GE, Hope TA, Shih BE, Harun N, Kim MO, Warren RS, Bergsland EK, Nakakura EK. Residual tumor volume discriminates prognosis after surgery for neuroendocrine liver metastasis. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Dec 11. View in PubMed
  9. Kasai Y, Mahuron K, Hirose K, Corvera CU, Kim GE, Hope TA, Shih BE, Warren RS, Bergsland EK, Nakakura EK. Prognostic impact of a large mesenteric mass >2?cm in ileal neuroendocrine tumors. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Dec; 120(8):1311-1317. View in PubMed
  10. Lancaster E, Inglis-Arkell C, Hirose K, Seib CD, Wick E, Sosa JA, Duh QY. Variability in Opioid-Prescribing Patterns in Endocrine Surgery and Discordance With Patient Use. JAMA Surg. 2019 11 01; 154(11):1069-1070. View in PubMed
  11. Lancaster E, Bongiovanni T, Lin J, Croci R, Wick E, Hirose K. Residents as Key Effectors of Change in Improving Opioid Prescribing Behavior. J Surg Educ. 2019 Nov - Dec; 76(6):e167-e172. View in PubMed
  12. Moran RA, Klapheke R, John GK, Devlin S, Warren D, Desai N, Sun Z, Walsh C, Kalyani RR, Hall E, Stein EM, Kalloo AN, Zaheer A, Hirose K, Makary MA, Singh VK. Prevalence and predictors of pain and opioid analgesic use following total pancreatectomy with islet autotransplantation for pancreatitis. Pancreatology. 2017 Sep - Oct; 17(5):732-737. View in PubMed
  13. Fan CJ, Hirose K, Walsh CM, Quartuccio M, Desai NM, Singh VK, Kalyani RR, Warren DS, Sun Z, Hanna MN, Makary MA. Laparoscopic Total Pancreatectomy With Islet Autotransplantation and Intraoperative Islet Separation as a Treatment for Patients With Chronic Pancreatitis. JAMA Surg. 2017 06 01; 152(6):550-556. View in PubMed
  14. Dogeas E, Cameron JL, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, Hruban RH, Makary MA, Pawlik TA, Choti MA. Duodenal and Ampullary Carcinoid Tumors: Size Predicts Necessity for Lymphadenectomy. J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 08; 21(8):1262-1269. View in PubMed
  15. John GK, Singh VK, Moran RA, Warren D, Sun Z, Desai N, Walsh C, Kalyani RR, Hall E, Hirose K, Makary MA, Stein EM. Chronic Gastrointestinal Dysmotility and Pain Following Total Pancreatectomy with Islet Autotransplantation for Chronic Pancreatitis. J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 04; 21(4):622-627. View in PubMed
  16. Moran RA, Jalaly NY, Kamal A, Rao S, Klapheke R, James TW, Kambhampati S, Makary MA, Hirose K, Kumbhari V, Stein EM, Khashab MA, Lennon AM, Kalloo AN, Zaheer A, Hernaez R, Singh VK. Ileus is a predictor of local infection in patients with acute necrotizing pancreatitis. Pancreatology. 2016 Nov - Dec; 16(6):966-972. View in PubMed
  17. Poruk KE, Lin JA, Cooper MA, He J, Makary MA, Hirose K, Cameron JL, Pawlik TM, Wolfgang CL, Eckhauser F, Weiss MJ. A novel, validated risk score to predict surgical site infection after pancreaticoduodenectomy. HPB (Oxford). 2016 11; 18(11):893-899. View in PubMed
  18. Modified Appleby Procedure for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: Does Improved Neoadjuvant Therapy Warrant Such an Aggressive Approach? Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 10; 23(11):3757-3764. View in PubMed
  19. Sinha A, Patel YA, Cruise M, Matsukuma K, Zaheer A, Afghani E, Yadav D, Makary MA, Hirose K, Andersen DK, Singh VK. Predictors of Post-Operative Pain Relief in Patients with Chronic Pancreatitis Undergoing the Frey or Whipple Procedure. J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 Apr; 20(4):734-40. View in PubMed
  20. Surgical Resection Preferences and Perceptions among Medical Oncologists Treating Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Feb; 23(2):375-81. View in PubMed
  21. Javed AA, Bagante F, Hruban RH, Weiss MJ, Makary MA, Hirose K, Cameron JL, Wolfgang CL, Fishman EK. Postoperative Omental Infarct After Distal Pancreatectomy: Appearance, Etiology Management, and Review of Literature. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Nov; 19(11):2028-37. View in PubMed
  22. Gani F, Kim Y, Weiss MJ, Makary MA, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, Cameron JL, Wasey JO, Frank SM, Pawlik TM. Effect of surgeon and anesthesiologist volume on surgical outcomes. J Surg Res. 2016 Feb; 200(2):427-34. View in PubMed
  23. He J, Amini N, Spolverato G, Hirose K, Makary M, Wolfgang CL, Weiss MJ, Pawlik TM. National trends with a laparoscopic liver resection: results from a population-based analysis. HPB (Oxford). 2015 Oct; 17(10):919-26. View in PubMed
  24. Hicks CW, Tosoian JJ, Craig-Schapiro R, Valero V, Cameron JL, Eckhauser FE, Hirose K, Makary MA, Pawlik TM, Ahuja N, Weiss MJ, Wolfgang CL. Early hospital readmission for gastrointestinal-related complications predicts long-term mortality after pancreatectomy. Am J Surg. 2015 Oct; 210(4):636-42.e1. View in PubMed
  25. Ejaz A, Spolverato G, Kim Y, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, Weiss M, Makary MA, Pawlik TM. The impact of resident involvement on surgical outcomes among patients undergoing hepatic and pancreatic resections. Surgery. 2015 Aug; 158(2):323-30. View in PubMed
  26. John GK, Singh VK, Pasricha PJ, Sinha A, Afghani E, Warren D, Sun Z, Desai N, Walsh C, Kalyani RR, Hall E, Hirose K, Makary MA, Stein EM. Delayed Gastric Emptying (DGE) Following Total Pancreatectomy with Islet Auto Transplantation in Patients with Chronic Pancreatitis. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Jul; 19(7):1256-61. View in PubMed
  27. Kim Y, Amini N, He J, Margonis GA, Weiss M, Wolfgang CL, Makary M, Hirose K, Spolverato G, Pawlik TM. National trends in the use of surgery for benign hepatic tumors in the United States. Surgery. 2015 Jun; 157(6):1055-64. View in PubMed
  28. Tosoian JJ, Hicks CW, Cameron JL, Valero V, Eckhauser FE, Hirose K, Makary MA, Pawlik TM, Ahuja N, Weiss MJ, Wolfgang CL. Tracking early readmission after pancreatectomy to index and nonindex institutions: a more accurate assessment of readmission. JAMA Surg. 2015 Feb; 150(2):152-8. View in PubMed
  29. Valero V, Amini N, Spolverato G, Weiss MJ, Hirose K, Dagher NN, Wolfgang CL, Cameron AA, Philosophe B, Kamel IR, Pawlik TM. Sarcopenia adversely impacts postoperative complications following resection or transplantation in patients with primary liver tumors. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Feb; 19(2):272-81. View in PubMed
  30. Schneider EB, Ejaz A, Spolverato G, Hirose K, Makary MA, Wolfgang CL, Ahuja N, Weiss M, Pawlik TM. Hospital volume and patient outcomes in hepato-pancreatico-biliary surgery: is assessing differences in mortality enough? J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Dec; 18(12):2105-15. View in PubMed
  31. Anand G, Hutfless SM, Akshintala VS, Khashab MA, Lennon AM, Makary MA, Hirose K, Andersen DK, Kalloo AN, Singh VK. A population-based evaluation of severity and mortality among transferred patients with acute pancreatitis. Pancreas. 2014 Oct; 43(7):1111-6. View in PubMed
  32. Ejaz A, Sachs T, He J, Spolverato G, Hirose K, Ahuja N, Wolfgang CL, Makary MA, Weiss M, Pawlik TM. A comparison of open and minimally invasive surgery for hepatic and pancreatic resections using the Nationwide Inpatient Sample. Surgery. 2014 Sep; 156(3):538-47. View in PubMed
  33. Weiss MJ, Kim Y, Ejaz A, Spolverato G, Haut ER, Hirose K, Wolfgang CL, Choti MA, Pawlik TM. Venous thromboembolic prophylaxis after a hepatic resection: patterns of care among liver surgeons. HPB (Oxford). 2014 Oct; 16(10):892-8. View in PubMed
  34. Lennon AM, Manos LL, Hruban RH, Ali SZ, Fishman EK, Kamel IR, Raman SP, Zaheer A, Hutfless S, Salamone A, Kiswani V, Ahuja N, Makary MA, Weiss MJ, Hirose K, Goggins M, Wolfgang CL. Role of a multidisciplinary clinic in the management of patients with pancreatic cysts: a single-center cohort study. Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Oct; 21(11):3668-3674. View in PubMed
  35. Spolverato G, Ejaz A, Kim Y, Weiss M, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, Pawlik TM. Readmission incidence and associated factors after a hepatic resection at a major hepato-pancreatico-biliary academic centre. HPB (Oxford). 2014 Nov; 16(11):972-8. View in PubMed
  36. Lindeman BM, Sacks BC, Hirose K, Lipsett PA. Duty hours and perceived competence in surgery: are interns ready? J Surg Res. 2014 Jul; 190(1):16-21. View in PubMed
  37. Sachs TE, Ejaz A, Weiss M, Spolverato G, Ahuja N, Makary MA, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, Pawlik TM. Assessing the experience in complex hepatopancreatobiliary surgery among graduating chief residents: is the operative experience enough? Surgery. 2014 Aug; 156(2):385-93. View in PubMed
  38. Dogeas E, Karagkounis G, Heaphy CM, Hirose K, Pawlik TM, Wolfgang CL, Meeker A, Hruban RH, Cameron JL, Choti MA. Alternative lengthening of telomeres predicts site of origin in neuroendocrine tumor liver metastases. J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Apr; 218(4):628-35. View in PubMed
  39. Ejaz A, Spolverato G, Kim Y, Lucas DL, Lau B, Weiss M, Johnston FM, Kheng M, Kheng M, Hirose K, Wolfgang CL, Haut E, Pawlik TM. Defining incidence and risk factors of venous thromboemolism after hepatectomy. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Jun; 18(6):1116-24. View in PubMed
  40. Lucas DJ, Schexneider KI, Weiss M, Wolfgang CL, Frank SM, Hirose K, Ahuja N, Makary M, Cameron JL, Pawlik TM. Trends and risk factors for transfusion in hepatopancreatobiliary surgery. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Apr; 18(4):719-28. View in PubMed
  41. Nathan H, Hyder O, Mayo SC, Hirose K, Wolfgang CL, Choti MA, Pawlik TM. Surgical therapy for early hepatocellular carcinoma in the modern era: a 10-year SEER-medicare analysis. Ann Surg. 2013 Dec; 258(6):1022-7. View in PubMed
  42. Hyder O, Dodson RM, Nathan H, Schneider EB, Weiss MJ, Cameron JL, Choti MA, Makary MA, Hirose K, Wolfgang CL, Herman JM, Pawlik TM. Influence of patient, physician, and hospital factors on 30-day readmission following pancreatoduodenectomy in the United States. JAMA Surg. 2013 Dec; 148(12):1095-102. View in PubMed
  43. Karagkounis G, Torbenson MS, Daniel HD, Azad NS, Diaz LA, Donehower RC, Hirose K, Ahuja N, Pawlik TM, Choti MA. Incidence and prognostic impact of KRAS and BRAF mutation in patients undergoing liver surgery for colorectal metastases. Cancer. 2013 Dec 01; 119(23):4137-44. View in PubMed
  44. Lindeman BM, Sacks BC, Hirose K, Lipsett PA. Multifaceted longitudinal study of surgical resident education, quality of life, and patient care before and after July 2011. J Surg Educ. 2013 Nov-Dec; 70(6):769-76. View in PubMed
  45. Is it necessary to follow patients after resection of a benign pancreatic intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm? J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Apr; 216(4):657-65; discussion 665-7. View in PubMed
  46. Nathan H, Segev DL, Bridges JF, Massie AB, Cameron AM, Hirose K, Schulick RD, Choti MA, Pawlik TM. Influence of nonclinical factors on choice of therapy for early hepatocellular carcinoma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Feb; 20(2):448-56. View in PubMed
  47. Schneider EB, Hyder O, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, Choti MA, Makary MA, Herman JM, Cameron JL, Pawlik TM. Patient readmission and mortality after surgery for hepato-pancreato-biliary malignancies. J Am Coll Surg. 2012 Nov; 215(5):607-15. View in PubMed
  48. Bhayani NH, Hyder O, Frederick W, Schulick RD, Wolgang CL, Hirose K, Edil B, Herman JM, Choti MA, Pawlik TM. Effect of metabolic syndrome on perioperative outcomes after liver surgery: A National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) analysis. Surgery. 2012 Aug; 152(2):218-26. View in PubMed
  49. Peng P, Hyder O, Firoozmand A, Kneuertz P, Schulick RD, Huang D, Makary M, Hirose K, Edil B, Choti MA, Herman J, Cameron JL, Wolfgang CL, Pawlik TM. Impact of sarcopenia on outcomes following resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Aug; 16(8):1478-86. View in PubMed
  50. Hatzaras I, Gleisner AL, Pulitano C, Sandroussi C, Hirose K, Hyder O, Wolfgang CL, Aldrighetti L, Crawford M, Choti MA, Pawlik TM. A multi-institution analysis of outcomes of liver-directed surgery for metastatic renal cell cancer. HPB (Oxford). 2012 Aug; 14(8):532-8. View in PubMed
  51. Peng PD, Hyder O, Bloomston M, Marques H, Corona-Villalobos C, Dixon E, Pulitano C, Hirose K, Schulick RD, Barroso E, Aldrighetti L, Choti M, Shen F, Kamel I, Geschwind JF, Pawlik TM. Sequential intra-arterial therapy and portal vein embolization is feasible and safe in patients with advanced hepatic malignancies. HPB (Oxford). 2012 Aug; 14(8):523-31. View in PubMed
  52. Wick EC, Shore AD, Hirose K, Ibrahim AM, Gearhart SL, Efron J, Weiner JP, Makary MA. Readmission rates and cost following colorectal surgery. Dis Colon Rectum. 2011 Dec; 54(12):1475-9. View in PubMed
  53. Kneuertz PJ, Cunningham SC, Cameron JL, Torrez S, Tapazoglou N, Herman JM, Makary MA, Eckhauser F, Wang J, Hirose K, Edil BH, Choti MA, Schulick RD, Wolfgang CL, Pawlik TM. Palliative surgical management of patients with unresectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma: trends and lessons learned from a large, single institution experience. J Gastrointest Surg. 2011 Nov; 15(11):1917-27. View in PubMed
  54. National trends in surgical procedures for hepatocellular carcinoma: 1998-2008. Cancer. 2012 Apr 01; 118(7):1838-44. View in PubMed
  55. Kamel SI, de Jong MC, Schulick RD, Diaz-Montes TP, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, Edil BH, Choti MA, Anders RA, Pawlik TM. The role of liver-directed surgery in patients with hepatic metastasis from a gynecologic primary carcinoma. World J Surg. 2011 Jun; 35(6):1345-54. View in PubMed
  56. Hilar cholangiocarcinoma: tumor depth as a predictor of outcome. Arch Surg. 2011 Jun; 146(6):697-703. View in PubMed
  57. Mayo SC, Shore AD, Nathan H, Edil BH, Hirose K, Anders RA, Wolfgang CL, Schulick RD, Choti MA, Pawlik TM. Refining the definition of perioperative mortality following hepatectomy using death within 90 days as the standard criterion. HPB (Oxford). 2011 Jul; 13(7):473-82. View in PubMed
  58. Wick EC, Hirose K, Shore AD, Clark JM, Gearhart SL, Efron J, Makary MA. Surgical site infections and cost in obese patients undergoing colorectal surgery. Arch Surg. 2011 Sep; 146(9):1068-72. View in PubMed
  59. Hirose K, Shore AD, Wick EC, Weiner JP, Makary MA. Pay for obesity? Pay-for-performance metrics neglect increased complication rates and cost for obese patients. J Gastrointest Surg. 2011 Jul; 15(7):1128-35. View in PubMed
  60. de Jong MC, Li F, Cameron JL, Wolfgang CL, Edil BH, Herman JM, Choti MA, Eckhauser F, Hirose K, Schulick RD, Pawlik TM. Re-evaluating the impact of tumor size on survival following pancreaticoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma. J Surg Oncol. 2011 Jun 01; 103(7):656-62. View in PubMed
  61. Mayo SC, Shore AD, Nathan H, Edil B, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, Herman J, Schulick RD, Choti MA, Pawlik TM. National trends in the management and survival of surgically managed gallbladder adenocarcinoma over 15 years: a population-based analysis. J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Oct; 14(10):1578-91. View in PubMed
  62. de Jong MC, Tsai S, Cameron JL, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, van Vledder MG, Eckhauser F, Herman JM, Edil BH, Choti MA, Schulick RD, Pawlik TM. Safety and efficacy of curative intent surgery for peri-ampullary liver metastasis. J Surg Oncol. 2010 Sep 01; 102(3):256-63. View in PubMed
  63. Walsh RM, Vogt DP, Henderson JM, Hirose K, Mason T, Bencsath K, Hammel J, Brown N. Management of suspected pancreatic cystic neoplasms based on cyst size. Surgery. 2008 Oct; 144(4):677-84; discussion 684-5. View in PubMed
  64. Hirose K, Visser BC. Images in clinical medicine. Massive subcutaneous emphysema after tracheal perforation. N Engl J Med. 2004 Jul 15; 351(3):e2. View in PubMed