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One-year readmission rates at a high volume bariatric surgery center: laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, laparoscopic gastric bypass, and vertical banded gastroplasty-Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.

Saunders J, Ballantyne GH, Belsley S, Stephens DJ, Trivedi A, Ewing DR, Iannace VA, Capella RF, Wasileweski A, Moran S, Schmidt HJ.

Obes Surg. 2008 Oct;18(10):1233-40. Epub 2008 May 2.PMID: 18452051 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

3.

Bariatric surgery: low mortality at a high-volume center.

Ballantyne GH, Belsley S, Stephens D, Saunders JK, Trivedi A, Ewing DR, Iannace V, Davis D, Capella RF, Wasielewski A, Moran S, Schmidt HJ.

Obes Surg. 2008 Jun;18(6):660-7. Epub 2008 Apr 3.PMID: 18386110 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

4.

Short-term outcomes for super-super obese (BMI > or =60 kg/m2) patients undergoing weight loss surgery at a high-volume bariatric surgery center: laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, laparoscopic gastric bypass, and open tubular gastric bypass.

Stephens DJ, Saunders JK, Belsley S, Trivedi A, Ewing DR, Iannace V, Capella RF, Wasielewski A, Moran S, Schmidt HJ, Ballantyne GH.

Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2008 May-Jun;4(3):408-15. Epub 2008 Feb 1.PMID: 18243060 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

5.

30-day readmission rates at a high volume bariatric surgery center: laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, laparoscopic gastric bypass, and vertical banded gastroplasty-Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.

Saunders JK, Ballantyne GH, Belsley S, Stephens D, Trivedi A, Ewing DR, Iannace V, Capella RF, Wasielewski A, Moran S, Schmidt HJ.

Obes Surg. 2007 Sep;17(9):1171-7.PMID: 18074490 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

6.

Laparoscopic medial-to-lateral colon dissection: how and why.

Pigazzi A, Hellan M, Ewing DR, Paz BI, Ballantyne GH.

J Gastrointest Surg. 2007 Jun;11(6):778-82.PMID: 17562120 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

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Telerobotic gastrointestinal surgery: phase 2--safety and efficacy.

Ballantyne GH.

Surg Endosc. 2007 Jul;21(7):1054-62. Epub 2007 Feb 8. Review.PMID: 17287918 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

9.

Telerobotic-assisted laparoscopic right hemicolectomy: lateral to medial or medial to lateral dissection?

Ballantyne GH, Ewing D, Pigazzi A, Wasielewski A.

Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2006 Dec;16(6):406-10.PMID: 17277657 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

10.

Bowel obstruction after open and laparoscopic gastric bypass operation.

Schmidt HJ, Trivedi A, Ewing DR, Ballantyne GH.

J Am Coll Surg. 2007 Feb;204(2):337-8; author reply 338-9. No abstract available. PMID: 17254941 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

11.

Short-term changes in insulin resistance following weight loss surgery for morbid obesity: laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding versus laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.

Ballantyne GH, Farkas D, Laker S, Wasielewski A.

Obes Surg. 2006 Sep;16(9):1189-97.PMID: 16989703 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

12.

Robotic-assisted laparoscopic low anterior resection with total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer.

Pigazzi A, Ellenhorn JD, Ballantyne GH, Paz IB.

Surg Endosc. 2006 Oct;20(10):1521-5. Epub 2006 Aug 1.PMID: 16897284 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

13.

Peptide YY(1-36) and peptide YY(3-36): Part II. Changes after gastrointestinal surgery and bariatric surgery.

Ballantyne GH.

Obes Surg. 2006 Jun;16(6):795-803. Review.PMID: 16756746 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

14.

Peptide YY(1-36) and peptide YY(3-36): Part I. Distribution, release and actions.

Ballantyne GH.

Obes Surg. 2006 May;16(5):651-8. Review.PMID: 16687037 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

15.

Changes in insulin resistance following bariatric surgery and the adipoinsular axis: role of the adipocytokines, leptin, adiponectin and resistin.

Ballantyne GH, Gumbs A, Modlin IM.

Obes Surg. 2005 May;15(5):692-9. Review.PMID: 15946462 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

16.

Changes in insulin resistance following bariatric surgery: role of caloric restriction and weight loss.

Gumbs AA, Modlin IM, Ballantyne GH.

Obes Surg. 2005 Apr;15(4):462-73. Review.PMID: 15946423 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

17.

Patient characteristics impacting excess weight loss following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding.

Chau WY, Schmidt HJ, Kouli W, Davis D, Wasielewski A, Ballantyne GH.

Obes Surg. 2005 Mar;15(3):346-50.PMID: 15826467 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

18.

The learning curve measured by operating times for laparoscopic and open gastric bypass: roles of surgeon's experience, institutional experience, body mass index and fellowship training.

Ballantyne GH, Ewing D, Capella RF, Capella JF, Davis D, Schmidt HJ, Wasielewski A, Davies RJ.

Obes Surg. 2005 Feb;15(2):172-82.PMID: 15810124 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

19.

Predictors of prolonged hospital stay following open and laparoscopic gastric bypass for morbid obesity: body mass index, length of surgery, sleep apnea, asthma, and the metabolic syndrome.

Ballantyne GH, Svahn J, Capella RF, Capella JF, Schmidt HJ, Wasielewski A, Davies RJ.

Obes Surg. 2004 Sep;14(8):1042-50.PMID: 15487110 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

20.

Robots in the operating room--the history.

Ewing DR, Pigazzi A, Wang Y, Ballantyne GH.

Semin Laparosc Surg. 2004 Jun;11(2):63-71.PMID: 15254644 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

21.

Hand-assisted laparoscopic colectomy: evolution to a clinically useful technique.

Ballantyne GH, Leahy PF.

Dis Colon Rectum. 2004 May;47(5):753-65. Epub 2004 Apr 13. Review.PMID: 15073660 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

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23.

Robotic versus telerobotic laparoscopic cholecystectomy: duration of surgery and outcomes.

Hourmont K, Chung W, Pereira S, Wasielewski A, Davies R, Ballantyne GH.

Surg Clin North Am. 2003 Dec;83(6):1445-62.PMID: 14712878 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

24.

The da Vinci telerobotic surgical system: the virtual operative field and telepresence surgery.

Ballantyne GH, Moll F.

Surg Clin North Am. 2003 Dec;83(6):1293-304, vii.PMID: 14712866 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

25.

[Robotic and telerobotic surgical systems for abdominal surgery]

Córdova Dupeyrat A, Ballantyne GH.

Rev Gastroenterol Peru. 2003 Jan-Mar;23(1):58-66. Review. Spanish. PMID: 12768216 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

26.

Telerobotic laparoscopic repair of incisional ventral hernias using intraperitoneal prosthetic mesh.

Ballantyne GH, Hourmont K, Wasielewski A.

JSLS. 2003 Jan-Mar;7(1):7-14.PMID: 12722992 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

27.

Telerobotic-assisted laparoscopic right and sigmoid colectomies for benign disease.

Weber PA, Merola S, Wasielewski A, Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 2002 Dec;45(12):1689-94; discussion 1695-6.PMID: 12473897 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

28.

Short-term results of laparoscopic gastric bypass in patients with BMI > or = 60.

Oliak D, Ballantyne GH, Davies RJ, Wasielewski A, Schmidt HJ.

Obes Surg. 2002 Oct;12(5):643-7.PMID: 12448385 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

29.

Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: defining the learning curve.

Oliak D, Ballantyne GH, Weber P, Wasielewski A, Davies RJ, Schmidt HJ.

Surg Endosc. 2003 Mar;17(3):405-8. Epub 2002 Oct 29.PMID: 12399853 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

30.

Robotic surgery, telerobotic surgery, telepresence, and telementoring. Review of early clinical results.

Ballantyne GH.

Surg Endosc. 2002 Oct;16(10):1389-402. Epub 2002 Jul 29. Review.PMID: 12140630 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

31.

Comparison of laparoscopic colectomy with and without the aid of a robotic camera holder.

Merola S, Weber P, Wasielewski A, Ballantyne GH.

Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2002 Feb;12(1):46-51.PMID: 12008762 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

32.

Granting clinical privileges for telerobotic surgery.

Ballantyne GH, Kelley WE Jr.

Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2002 Feb;12(1):17-25. Review.PMID: 12008757 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

33.

The pitfalls of laparoscopic surgery: challenges for robotics and telerobotic surgery.

Ballantyne GH.

Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2002 Feb;12(1):1-5. Review.PMID: 12008756 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

34.

Laparoscopic wedge resection of a gastric leiomyoma.

Pereira SG, Davies RJ, Ballantyne GH, Duperier T.

Surg Endosc. 2001 Aug;15(8):896-7. Epub 2001 May 7.PMID: 11443434 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

35.

Laparoscopic cryoablation of a metastatic carcinoid tumor.

Duperier T, Ali A, Pereira S, Davies RJ, Ballantyne GH.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2001 Apr;11(2):105-9.PMID: 11327123 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

36.

Octreotide acetate inhibits motility in the rabbit distal colon.

John KD, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Eur Surg Res. 1997;29(4):311-8.PMID: 9257104 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

37.

Laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery at a VA hospital. Analysis of the first 50 cases.

Begos DG, Arsenault J, Ballantyne GH.

Surg Endosc. 1996 Nov;10(11):1050-6.PMID: 8881050 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

38.

Alterations of cardiovascular performance during laparoscopic colectomy: a combined hemodynamic and echocardiographic analysis.

Harris SN, Ballantyne GH, Luther MA, Perrino AC Jr.

Anesth Analg. 1996 Sep;83(3):482-7.PMID: 8780267 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

39.

Octreotide inhibition of serotonin-induced ileal chloride secretion.

Hurst RD, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

J Surg Res. 1995 Dec;59(6):631-5.PMID: 8538158 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

40.

Laparoscopic-assisted colorectal surgery: review of results in 752 patients.

Ballantyne GH.

Gastroenterologist. 1995 Mar;3(1):75-89. Review.PMID: 7743123 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

41.

PYY inhibition of VIP-stimulated ion transport in the rabbit distal ileum.

Quin JA, Sgambati SA, Goldenring JR, Basson MD, Fielding LP, Modlin IM, Ballantyne GH.

J Surg Res. 1995 Jan;58(1):111-5.PMID: 7830399 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

42.

Regional chemotherapy for colorectal liver metastases: thirty years without patient benefit.

Begos DG, Ballantyne GH.

J Surg Oncol. 1994 Jul;56(3):139-44. No abstract available. PMID: 8028342 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

43.

Laparoscopic local excision of a proximal rectal carcinoid.

Leach SD, Modlin IM, Goldstein L, Ballantyne GH.

J Laparoendosc Surg. 1994 Feb;4(1):65-70.PMID: 8173116 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

44.

Sensitivity versus cost effectiveness in postoperative follow-up for colorectal cancer.

Biggs CG, Ballantyne GH.

Curr Opin Gen Surg. 1994:94-102.PMID: 7584023 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

45.

Calcium modulation of the effects of serotonin, carbachol, and histamine on rabbit ileal ion transport.

Chough SP, Goldenring JR, Hurst RD, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Yale J Biol Med. 1993 Nov-Dec;66(6):525-40.PMID: 7716972 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

46.

Cyclic AMP-mediated release of peptide YY (PYY) from the isolated perfused rabbit distal colon.

Ballantyne GH, Goldenring JR, Savoca PE, Kranz HK, Adrian TE, Bilchik AJ, Modlin IM.

Regul Pept. 1993 Sep 3;47(2):117-26.PMID: 7694325 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

47.

Deoxycholate is an important releaser of peptide YY and enteroglucagon from the human colon.

Adrian TE, Ballantyne GH, Longo WE, Bilchik AJ, Graham S, Basson MD, Tierney RP, Modlin IM.

Gut. 1993 Sep;34(9):1219-24.PMID: 8406158 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

48.

Surgical treatment of liver metastases in patients with colorectal cancer.

Ballantyne GH, Quin J.

Cancer. 1993 Jun 15;71(12 Suppl):4252-66. Review.PMID: 8508388 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

49.

Inhibition of VIP-stimulated ion transport by a novel Y-receptor phenotype in rabbit distal colon.

Ballantyne GH, Goldenring JR, Fleming FX, Rush S, Flint JS, Fielding LP, Binder HJ, Modlin IM.

Am J Physiol. 1993 May;264(5 Pt 1):G848-54.PMID: 8388641 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

50.

Bile salt inhibition of motility in the isolated perfused rabbit terminal ileum.

Armstrong DN, Krenz HK, Modlin IM, Ballantyne GH.

Gut. 1993 Apr;34(4):483-8.PMID: 8491394 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

51.

Counterregulation of a prokinetic calcium-dependent mechanism by cAMP-dependent agents in isolated segments of terminal ileum.

Ferzoco SJ, Modlin IM, Ballantyne GH.

J Surg Res. 1993 Feb;54(2):107-14.PMID: 8386783 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

52.

Laparoscopic-assisted sigmoid colectomy for sigmoid volvulus.

Sundin JA, Wasson D, McMillen MM, Ballantyne GH.

Surg Laparosc Endosc. 1992 Dec;2(4):353-8.PMID: 1341564 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

53.

Laparoscopically assisted anterior resection for rectal prolapse.

Ballantyne GH.

Surg Laparosc Endosc. 1992 Sep;2(3):230-6.PMID: 1341537 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

54.

Ischemic colitis: patterns and prognosis.

Longo WE, Ballantyne GH, Gusberg RJ.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1992 Aug;35(8):726-30.PMID: 1643995 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

55.

Incidence and mortality of carcinoids of the colon. Data from the Connecticut Tumor Registry.

Ballantyne GH, Savoca PE, Flannery JT, Ahlman MH, Modlin IM.

Cancer. 1992 May 15;69(10):2400-5.PMID: 1568162 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

56.

Diagnosis and treatment of enterovesical fistulae.

Pontari MA, McMillen MA, Garvey RH, Ballantyne GH.

Am Surg. 1992 Apr;58(4):258-63.PMID: 1586086 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

57.

Erythromycin stimulates ileal motility by activation of dihydropyridine-sensitive calcium channels.

Armstrong DN, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

J Surg Res. 1992 Feb;52(2):140-6.PMID: 1311048 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

58.

Plasma and tissue alterations of peptide YY and enteroglucagon in rats after colectomy.

Vukasin AP, Ballantyne GH, Nilsson O, Bilchik AJ, Adrian TE, Modlin IM.

Yale J Biol Med. 1992 Jan-Feb;65(1):1-15.PMID: 1509780 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

59.

A victory for handsewn anastomoses? Invited editorial.

Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1991 Jul;34(7):625-7. No abstract available. PMID: 2055149 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

60.

Distribution and immunocytochemical colocalization of peptide YY and enteroglucagon in endocrine cells of the rabbit colon.

Nilsson O, Bilchik AJ, Goldenring JR, Ballantyne GH, Adrian TE, Modlin IM.

Endocrinology. 1991 Jul;129(1):139-48.PMID: 1675986 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

61.

Short-chain fatty acid release of peptide YY in the isolated rabbit distal colon.

Longo WE, Ballantyne GH, Savoca PE, Adrian TE, Bilchik AJ, Modlin IM.

Scand J Gastroenterol. 1991 Apr;26(4):442-8.PMID: 2034997 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

62.

Erythromycin for reflex ileus in Ogilvie's syndrome.

Armstrong DN, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Lancet. 1991 Feb 9;337(8737):378. No abstract available. PMID: 1671288 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

63.

Adaptive increase in peptide YY and enteroglucagon after proctocolectomy and pelvic ileal reservoir construction.

Armstrong DN, Ballantyne GH, Adrian TE, Bilchik AJ, McMillen MA, Modlin IM.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1991 Feb;34(2):119-25.PMID: 1993408 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

64.

Increasing incidence of cecal and sigmoid carcinoma. Data from the Connecticut Tumor Registry.

Vukasin AP, Ballantyne GH, Flannery JT, Lerner E, Modlin IM.

Cancer. 1990 Dec 1;66(11):2442-9.PMID: 2245403 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

65.

Neuropeptide Y inhibition of vasoactive intestinal polypeptide-stimulated ion transport in the rabbit distal colon.

Flint JS, Ballantyne GH, Goldenring JR, Fielding LP, Modlin IM.

Arch Surg. 1990 Dec;125(12):1561-3.PMID: 2173897 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

66.

Malignant potential of juvenile polyposis coli. Report of a case and review of the literature.

Longo WE, Touloukian RJ, West AB, Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1990 Nov;33(11):980-4. Review.PMID: 2226089 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

67.

The adenoma to carcinoma sequence.

Tierney RP, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Surg Gynecol Obstet. 1990 Jul;171(1):81-94. Review.PMID: 2163117 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

68.

T-cell subpopulations and colorectal cancer.

Ferrara A, McMillen MM, Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1990 May;33(5):367-9. No abstract available. PMID: 2328624 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

69.

Evaluation of the occult blood test in screening for colorectal neoplasms. A prospective study using flexible endoscopy.

Reilly JM, Ballantyne GH, Fleming FX, Zucker KA, Modlin IM.

Am Surg. 1990 Mar;56(3):119-23.PMID: 2316930 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

70.

Colorectal disease in spinal cord patients. An occult diagnosis.

Longo WE, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1990 Feb;33(2):131-4.PMID: 2298099 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

71.

Gastrointestinal malignancies in Crohn's disease. A 20-year experience.

Savoca PE, Ballantyne GH, Cahow CE.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1990 Jan;33(1):7-11.PMID: 2295280 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

72.

Deoxycholate-stimulated release of peptide YY from the isolated perfused rabbit left colon.

Ballantyne GH, Longo WE, Savoca PE, Adrian TE, Vukasin AP, Bilchik AJ, Sussman J, Modlin IM.

Am J Physiol. 1989 Nov;257(5 Pt 1):G715-24.PMID: 2596607 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

73.

The colon, anorectum, and spinal cord patient. A review of the functional alterations of the denervated hindgut.

Longo WE, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1989 Mar;32(3):261-7. Review.PMID: 2646085 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

74.

cAMP- and calcium-mediated modulation of intrinsic factor secretion in isolated rabbit gastric glands.

Ballantyne GH, Zdon MJ, Zucker KA, Modlin IM.

J Surg Res. 1989 Mar;46(3):241-5.PMID: 2537911 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

75.

Does vasoactive intestinal polypeptide mediate the pathophysiology of bowel obstruction?

Basson MD, Fielding LP, Bilchik AJ, Zucker KA, Ballantyne GH, Sussman J, Adrian TE, Modlin IM.

Am J Surg. 1989 Jan;157(1):109-15.PMID: 2910115 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

76.

Bleeding colonic ulcers secondary to atheromatous microemboli after left heart catheterization.

Romano TJ, Graham SM, Chuong J, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM, Sussman J, West AB.

J Clin Gastroenterol. 1988 Dec;10(6):693-8.PMID: 3265946 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

77.

Advanced rectal cancer. What is the best palliation?

Longo WE, Ballantyne GH, Bilchik AJ, Modlin IM.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1988 Nov;31(11):842-7.PMID: 2460299 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

78.

Postoperative follow-up for colorectal cancer: who are we kidding?

Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

J Clin Gastroenterol. 1988 Aug;10(4):359-64.PMID: 3418082 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

79.

Prostaglandin E analogue inhibition of intrinsic factor release.

Zucker KA, Adrian TE, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Scand J Gastroenterol. 1988 Aug;23(6):650-4.PMID: 3140367 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

80.

Theories of carcinogenesis and their impact on surgical treatment of colorectal cancer. A historical review.

Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1988 Jul;31(7):513-7.PMID: 3292161 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

81.

Lack of peptide YY immunoreactivity in adenomatous colonic polyps: evidence in favor of an adenoma-carcinoma sequence.

Adrian TE, Ballantyne GH, Zucker KA, Zdon MJ, Tierney R, Modlin IM.

J Surg Res. 1988 May;44(5):561-5.PMID: 3374119 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

82.

Treatment of Crohn's colitis. Segmental or total colectomy?

Longo WE, Ballantyne GH, Cahow CE.

Arch Surg. 1988 May;123(5):588-90.PMID: 3358685 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

83.

Pepsin release by prostaglandin E1 analogue. A potential therapeutic problem.

Basson MD, Zucker KA, Adrian TE, Zdon MJ, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Arch Surg. 1988 Apr;123(4):431-3.PMID: 3126724 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

84.

Colonoscopic detection of early colorectal cancers. Impact of a surgical endoscopy service.

Longo WE, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Ann Surg. 1988 Feb;207(2):174-8.PMID: 3341815 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

85.

Screening for colorectal neoplasms. A comparison of the fecal occult blood test and endoscopic examination.

Letsou G, Ballantyne GH, Zdon MJ, Zucker KA, Modlin IM.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1987 Nov;30(11):839-43.PMID: 3677957 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

86.

Somatostatin and analogs lack splanchnic vasoconstrictive effects in anesthetized pigs.

Cambria RP, Neville R, Ballantyne GH, Zdon MJ, Zucker KA, Adrian TE, Modlin IM.

J Surg Res. 1987 Nov;43(5):452-9.PMID: 2890795 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

87.

Pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis. Presentation as an acute abdomen.

Longo WE, Ballantyne GH, Graham AJ.

J Clin Gastroenterol. 1987 Oct;9(5):571-3.PMID: 3680911 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

88.

Cecal diverticulitis. A review of the American experience.

Graham SM, Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1987 Oct;30(10):821-6. Review.PMID: 3308372 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

89.

Asperlicin: a unique nonpeptide cholecystokinin antagonist.

Zucker KA, Adrian TE, Zdon MJ, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Surgery. 1987 Aug;102(2):163-70.PMID: 2441481 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

90.

Superior mesenteric artery syndrome following ileal J-pouch anal anastomosis. An iatrogenic cause of early postoperative obstruction.

Ballantyne GH, Graham SM, Hammers L, Modlin IM.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1987 Jun;30(6):472-4.PMID: 3595368 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

91.

Prostaglandin inhibition of acid is cAMP dependent.

Zucker KA, Zdon MJ, Adrian TE, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

J Surg Res. 1987 May;42(5):513-20.PMID: 3035281 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

92.

Gastric epithelioid leiomyomatous tumors.

Graham SM, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Surg Gynecol Obstet. 1987 Apr;164(4):391-7. Review.PMID: 3551158 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

93.

The role of flexible sigmoidoscopy in the preoperative screening of patients with inguinal hernia. A high yield of neoplasms.

Rubin BG, Ballantyne GH, Zdon MJ, Zucker KA, Modlin IM.

Arch Surg. 1987 Mar;122(3):296-9.PMID: 3827567 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

94.

Role of endoscopy in the diagnosis of early gastric cancer.

Longo WE, Zucker KA, Zdon MJ, Ballantyne GH, Cambria RP, Modlin IM.

Arch Surg. 1987 Mar;122(3):292-5.PMID: 3827566 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

95.

Somatostatin inhibition of intrinsic factor secretion from isolated guinea pig gastric glands.

Oddsdottir M, Ballantyne GH, Adrian TE, Zdon MJ, Zucker KA, Modlin IM.

Scand J Gastroenterol. 1987 Mar;22(2):233-8.PMID: 2883725 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

96.

Gastric epithelioid leiomyosarcoma: a curable gastric neoplasm.

Graham SM, Ballantyne GH, Modlin IM.

Am J Gastroenterol. 1987 Jan;82(1):82-5.PMID: 3799586 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

97.

Evidence for nongastrin-mediated somatostatin inhibition of parietal cell function.

Zdon MJ, Ballantyne GH, Schafer DE, Tyshkov M, Cambria RP, Modlin IM.

Surgery. 1986 Dec;100(6):954-61.PMID: 2878498 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

98.

Evidence for dual modulation of pepsinogen secretion using isoproterenol, carbachol, CCK-8, forskolin, 8 bromo-cAMP, and A23187 probes.

Ballantyne GH, Zdon MJ, Schafer DE, Fratesi GR, Roberts JR, Tyshkov M, Modlin IM.

Ann Surg. 1986 Nov;204(5):559-65.PMID: 3094467 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

99.

Perforated appendicitis and obstructing colonic carcinoma in the elderly.

Sumpio BE, Ballantyne GH, Zdon MJ, Modlin IM.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1986 Oct;29(10):668-70.PMID: 3757711 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

100.

A manganese-dependent protein kinase in gastric gland cytosol.

Goldenring JR, Modlin IM, Tyshkov M, Zdon MJ, Schafer DE, Ballantyne GH.

Surgery. 1986 Aug;100(2):181-7.PMID: 3738750 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

101.

Squamous cell carcinoma in situ in condyloma acuminatum.

Longo WE, Ballantyne GH, Gerald WL, Modlin IM.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1986 Aug;29(8):503-6.PMID: 3731966 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

102.

Rectosigmoid sphincter of O'Beirne.

Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1986 Aug;29(8):525-31.PMID: 3525042 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

103.

Paradoxical effect of trifluoperazine, a calmodulin antagonist, on pepsinogen secretion.

Modlin IM, Fratesi GR, Schafer DE, Zdon MJ, Ballantyne GH, Tyshkov M.

J Surg Res. 1986 Jun;40(6):624-31.PMID: 3018366 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

104.

Vasoactive intestinal peptide augmentation of cholecystokinin-8-stimulated pepsinogen secretion: evidence for dual modulation of chief cell function.

Ballantyne GH, Zdon MJ, Zucker KA, Tyskoff M, Fratesi GR, Schafer DE, Modlin IM.

J Surg Res. 1986 Jun;40(6):617-23.PMID: 3018365 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

105.

Isolated gastric glands: an in-vitro model of gastric secretion.

Fratesi GR, Zdon MJ, Ballantyne GH, Schafer DE, Roberts JR, Tyshkov M, Modlin IM.

Curr Surg. 1986 May-Jun;43(3):205-7. No abstract available. PMID: 3731833 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

106.

Proton pump inhibition--the ultimate control of acid secretion?

Zdon MJ, Ballantyne GH, Schafer DE, Tyshkov M, Cambria RP, Modlin IM.

J Surg Res. 1986 Apr;40(4):353-61.PMID: 2422442 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

107.

Forskolin (cyclic adenosine monophosphate)-dependent protein phosphorylation in isolated gastric glands.

Modlin IM, Schafer DE, Tyshkov M, Ballantyne GH, Fratesi GR, Roberts JR, Zdon MJ.

Arch Surg. 1986 Mar;121(3):330-7.PMID: 3004379 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

108.

Rectal carcinoma in a renal transplant patient. Long-term complication of immunosuppression?

Letsou G, Ballantyne GH, Zdon IM, Cambria RM, Modlin IM.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1986 Feb;29(2):133-5.PMID: 3510835 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

109.

The effects of cholecystokinin on parietal cell secretion in isolated gastric glands.

Zdon MJ, Ballantyne GH, Schafer DE, Fratesi G, Roberts JR, Tishkoff M, Modlin IM.

Surgery. 1985 Dec;98(6):1038-44.PMID: 4071382 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

110.

Oophorectomy and colon cancer. Impact on survival.

Ballantyne GH, Reigel MM, Wolff BG, Ilstrup DM.

Ann Surg. 1985 Aug;202(2):209-14.PMID: 4015225 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

111.

Volvulus of the colon. Incidence and mortality.

Ballantyne GH, Brandner MD, Beart RW Jr, Ilstrup DM.

Ann Surg. 1985 Jul;202(1):83-92.PMID: 4015215 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

112.

[Mechanical anastomoses in colorectal surgery. Indications and results]

Ballantyne GH, Beart RW Jr.

Chirurg. 1985 Apr;56(4):223-6. German. No abstract available. PMID: 3996094 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

113.

Ileal J pouch-anal anastomosis. Current technique.

Ballantyne GH, Pemberton JH, Beart RW Jr, Wolff BG, Dozois RR.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1985 Mar;28(3):197-202. No abstract available. PMID: 3971830 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

114.

Accelerated wound healing with stapled enteric suture lines. An experimental study comparing traditional sewing techniques and a stapling device.

Ballantyne GH, Burke JB, Rogers G, Lampert EG, Boccia J.

Ann Surg. 1985 Mar;201(3):360-4.PMID: 3883920 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

115.

Cecal volvulus. Low mortality at a city hospital.

Burke JB, Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1984 Nov;27(11):737-40.PMID: 6499609 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

116.

Superior mesenteric artery syndrome. Diagnostic criteria and therapeutic approaches.

Hines JR, Gore RM, Ballantyne GH.

Am J Surg. 1984 Nov;148(5):630-2.PMID: 6496852 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

117.

Rapid drop in serum iron concentration as a host defense mechanism. A review of experimental and clinical evidence.

Ballantyne GH.

Am Surg. 1984 Aug;50(8):405-11.PMID: 6465688 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

118.

The meaning of ileus. Its changing definition over three millennia.

Ballantyne GH.

Am J Surg. 1984 Aug;148(2):252-6.PMID: 6380325 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

119.

Acute hypoferremia following cardiac surgery.

Ballantyne GH, Fitzsimons EJ.

Am Surg. 1984 Aug;50(8):450-3.PMID: 6331780 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

120.

The experimental basis of intestinal suturing. Effect of surgical technique, inflammation, and infection on enteric wound healing.

Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1984 Jan;27(1):61-71. Review.PMID: 6360595 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

121.

Intestinal suturing. Review of the experimental foundations for traditional doctrines.

Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1983 Dec;26(12):836-43. Review.PMID: 6357675 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

122.

Low serum iron concentration in acute cholecystitis. A discriminator of severity of infection.

Ballantyne GH.

Am Surg. 1983 Nov;49(11):571-5.PMID: 6638693 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

123.

Changes in serum iron and leukocyte count associated with open-heart surgery.

Fitzsimons EJ, Ballantyne GH.

Clin Chem. 1983 Nov;29(11):1984-6.PMID: 6627642 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

124.

Rapid drop in serum iron concentration following cholecystectomy. A metabolic response to stress.

Ballantyne GH.

Am Surg. 1983 Mar;49(3):146-50. No abstract available. PMID: 6830068 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

125.

Review of sigmoid volvulus. Clinical patterns and pathogenesis.

Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1982 Nov-Dec;25(8):823-30. Review. No abstract available. PMID: 6293790 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

126.

Review of sigmoid volvulus: history and results of treatment.

Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1982 Jul-Aug;25(5):494-501. Review. No abstract available. PMID: 7047106 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

127.

Volvulus of the splenic flexure: report of a case and review of the literature.

Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1981 Nov-Dec;24(8):630-2.PMID: 7318631 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

128.

Sigmoid volvulus: high mortality in county hospital patients.

Ballantyne GH.

Dis Colon Rectum. 1981 Oct;24(7):515-20.PMID: 7297360 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

 


 

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