David R. Urbach - Publications

Affiliations: 
Health Policy, Management and Evaluation University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada 
Area:
Epidemiology, Biostatistics Biology, Oncology, Surgery

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2020 Segall RE, Takata JL, Urbach DR. Wait-time reporting systems for elective surgery in Canada: a content analysis of provincial and territorial initiatives. Cmaj Open. 8: E844-E851. PMID 33303570 DOI: 10.9778/cmajo.20200033  0.44
2020 Sapisochin G, Muaddi H, Baxter NN, Stukel TA, Lawless B, Urbach DR. Implementation of Critical Care Response Teams in Ontario: Impact on the Outcomes of Surgical Patients. Annals of Surgery. PMID 33214471 DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000004629  0.44
2020 Zhang DDQ, Dossa F, Arora A, Cusimano MC, Speller B, Little T, Ladha K, Brar S, Urbach DR, Tricco AC, Wijeysundera DN, Clarke HA, Baxter NN. Recommendations for the Prescription of Opioids at Discharge After Abdominopelvic Surgery: A Systematic Review. Jama Surgery. PMID 32159738 DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.5875  0.44
2020 Wennberg EAB, Takata JL, Urbach DR. Elective surgery wait time reduction in Canada: A synthesis of provincial initiatives. Healthcare Management Forum. 840470419900646. PMID 32022582 DOI: 10.1177/0840470419900646  0.44
2019 Dossa F, Simpson AN, Sutradhar R, Urbach DR, Tomlinson G, Detsky AS, Baxter NN. Sex-Based Disparities in the Hourly Earnings of Surgeons in the Fee-for-Service System in Ontario, Canada. Jama Surgery. PMID 31577348 DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.3769  0.44
2019 Zhang DDQ, Sussman J, Dossa F, Jivraj N, Ladha K, Brar S, Urbach D, Tricco AC, Wijeysundera DN, Clarke HA, Baxter NN. A Systematic Review of Behavioral Interventions to Decrease Opioid Prescribing After Surgery. Annals of Surgery. PMID 31356268 DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003483  0.44
2018 Ramjist JK, Dossa F, Stukel TA, Urbach DR, Fu L, Baxter NN. Reoperation for inguinal hernia recurrence in Ontario: a population-based study. Hernia : the Journal of Hernias and Abdominal Wall Surgery. PMID 30244343 DOI: 10.1007/s10029-018-1822-0  0.44
2018 Ramjist JK, Coburn N, Urbach DR, Govindarajan A, Armstrong KA, Scott AL, Baxter NN. Disposal of Paper Records Containing Personal Information in Hospitals. Jama. 319: 1162-1163. PMID 29558544 DOI: 10.1001/jama.2017.21533  0.44
2018 Baxter NN, Fischer HD, Richardson DP, Urbach DR, Bell CM, Rochon P, Brade A, Earle CC. A Population-Based Study of Complications After Colorectal Surgery in Patients Who Have Received Bevacizumab. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 61: 306-313. PMID 29420426 DOI: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000966  0.44
2017 Gagliardi AR, Ducey A, Lehoux P, Turgeon T, Kolbunik J, Ross S, Trbovich P, Easty A, Bell C, Urbach DR. Multiple constraints compromise decision-making about implantable medical devices for individual patients: qualitative interviews with physicians. Bmc Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 17: 178. PMID 29273040 DOI: 10.1186/s12911-017-0577-3  0.44
2017 Gagliardi AR, Takata J, Ducey A, Lehoux P, Ross S, Trbovich PL, Easty A, Bell CM, Urbach DR. MEDICAL DEVICE RECALLS IN CANADA FROM 2005 TO 2015. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care. 1-7. PMID 28918758 DOI: 10.1017/S0266462317000824  0.44
2017 Gagliardi AR, Ducey A, Lehoux P, Turgeon T, Ross S, Trvovich P, Easty A, Bell C, Urbach D. Factors influencing the reporting of adverse medical device events: qualitative interviews with physicians about higher risk implantable devices. Bmj Quality & Safety. PMID 28768712 DOI: 10.1136/bmjqs-2017-006481  0.44
2017 Bendzsak AM, Baxter NN, Darling GE, Austin PC, Urbach DR. Regionalization and Outcomes of Lung Cancer Surgery in Ontario, Canada. Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. JCO2016698076. PMID 28682689 DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2016.69.8076  0.44
2017 Gagliardi AR, Lehoux P, Ducey A, Easty A, Ross S, Bell CM, Trbovich P, Takata J, Urbach DR. Factors constraining patient engagement in implantable medical device discussions and decisions: interviews with physicians. International Journal For Quality in Health Care : Journal of the International Society For Quality in Health Care. 29: 276-282. PMID 28453827 DOI: 10.1093/intqhc/mzx013  0.44
2017 Gagliardi AR, Lehoux P, Ducey A, Easty A, Ross S, Bell C, Trbovich P, Urbach DR. "We can't get along without each other": Qualitative interviews with physicians about device industry representatives, conflict of interest and patient safety. Plos One. 12: e0174934. PMID 28358886 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0174934  0.44
2017 Gagliardi AR, Lehoux P, Ducey A, Easty A, Ross S, Bell CM, Trbovich P, Takata J, Urbach DR. Factors constraining patient engagement in implantable medical device discussions and decisions: interviews with physicians. International Journal For Quality in Health Care : Journal of the International Society For Quality in Health Care. 1-7. PMID 28201725 DOI: 10.1093/intqhc/mzx013  0.44
2016 Gagliardi AR, Ducey A, Lehoux P, Ross S, Trbovich P, Easty A, Bell C, Takata J, Pabinger C, Urbach DR. Meta-Review of the Quantity and Quality of Evidence for Knee Arthroplasty Devices. Plos One. 11: e0163032. PMID 27695077 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0163032  0.44
2016 Chrystoja CC, Darling GE, Diamant NE, Kortan PP, Tomlinson GA, Deitel W, Laporte A, Takata J, Urbach DR. Achalasia-Specific Quality of Life After Pneumatic Dilation or Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy With Partial Fundoplication: A Multicenter, Randomized Clinical Trial. The American Journal of Gastroenterology. PMID 27619832 DOI: 10.1038/ajg.2016.402  0.44
2016 Marras C, Lang AE, Austin PC, Lau C, Urbach DR. Appendectomy in mid and later life and risk of Parkinson's disease: A population-based study. Movement Disorders : Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society. PMID 27241338 DOI: 10.1002/mds.26670  0.44
2016 Eskander A, Monteiro E, Irish J, Gullane P, Gilbert R, de Almeida J, Brown D, Freeman J, Urbach DR, Goldstein DP. Adherence to guideline-recommended process measures for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck in Ontario: Impact of surgeon and hospital volume. Head & Neck. PMID 26829662 DOI: 10.1002/hed.24364  0.44
2016 Lehoux P, Miller FA, Daudelin G, Urbach DR. How venture capitalists decide which new medical technologies come to exist Science and Public Policy. 43: 375-385. DOI: 10.1093/scipol/scv051  0.44
2015 Govindarajan A, Urbach DR, Baxter NN. Outcomes of Procedures Performed by Attending Surgeons after Night Work. The New England Journal of Medicine. 373: 2384. PMID 26650164 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc1512756  0.44
2015 Malik A, Bell CM, Stukel TA, Urbach DR. Recurrence of inguinal hernias repaired in a large hernia surgical specialty hospital and general hospitals in Ontario, Canada. Canadian Journal of Surgery. Journal Canadien De Chirurgie. 58: 003915-3915. PMID 26574701 DOI: 10.1503/cjs.003915  0.44
2015 Urbach DR. Pledging to Eliminate Low-Volume Surgery. The New England Journal of Medicine. 373: 1388-90. PMID 26444728 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1508472  0.44
2015 Scales DC, Fischer HD, Li P, Bierman AS, Fernandes O, Mamdani M, Rochon P, Urbach DR, Bell CM. Unintentional Continuation of Medications Intended for Acute Illness After Hospital Discharge: A Population-Based Cohort Study. Journal of General Internal Medicine. PMID 26369941 DOI: 10.1007/s11606-015-3501-5  0.44
2015 Daly C, Urbach DR, Stukel TA, Nathan PC, Deitel W, Paszat LF, Wilton AS, Baxter NN. Patterns of diagnostic imaging and associated radiation exposure among long-term survivors of young adult cancer: a population-based cohort study. Bmc Cancer. 15: 612. PMID 26334879 DOI: 10.1186/s12885-015-1578-1  0.44
2015 Govindarajan A, Urbach DR, Kumar M, Li Q, Murray BJ, Juurlink D, Kennedy E, Gagliardi A, Sutradhar R, Baxter NN. Outcomes of Daytime Procedures Performed by Attending Surgeons after Night Work. The New England Journal of Medicine. 373: 845-53. PMID 26308685 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMsa1415994  0.44
2015 Elnahas A, Urbach D, Lebovic G, Mamdani M, Okrainec A, Quereshy FA, Jackson TD. The effect of mechanical bowel preparation on anastomotic leaks in elective left-sided colorectal resections. American Journal of Surgery. 210: 793-8. PMID 26143605 DOI: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.03.030  0.44
2015 Stall NM, Fischer HD, Wu CF, Bierman AS, Brener S, Bronskill S, Etchells E, Fernandes O, Lau D, Mamdani MM, Rochon P, Urbach DR, Bell CM. Unintentional Discontinuation of Chronic Medications for Seniors in Nursing Homes: Evaluation of a National Medication Reconciliation Accreditation Requirement Using a Population-Based Cohort Study. Medicine. 94: e899. PMID 26107679 DOI: 10.1097/MD.0000000000000899  0.44
2015 Urbach DR, Bell CM. A Revised Quality Measure for Surgical Care: More Alpha Testing for Perioperative β-Blockers? Jama. 313: 2369-70. PMID 26080341 DOI: 10.1001/jama.2015.0798  0.44
2015 Uppal NK, Eisen D, Weissberger J, Wyman RJ, Urbach DR, Bell CM. Transfer of care of postsurgical patients from hospital to the community setting: cross-sectional survey of primary care physicians. American Journal of Surgery. PMID 26077334 DOI: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.03.006  0.44
2015 Eskander A, Irish J, Gullane P, Gilbert R, de Almeida JR, Freeman J, Giuliani M, Urbach DR, Goldstein DP. Overview of Surgery for Oral Cavity Cancer in Ontario. Head & Neck. PMID 26040567 DOI: 10.1002/hed.24141  0.44
2015 Polisena J, Gagliardi A, Urbach D, Clifford T, Fiander M. Factors that influence the recognition, reporting and resolution of incidents related to medical devices and other healthcare technologies: a systematic review. Systematic Reviews. 4: 37. PMID 25875375 DOI: 10.1186/s13643-015-0028-0  0.44
2015 Yeung JC, Finley C, Hanna WC, Miller L, Ferri L, Urbach DR, Darling GE. Treatment choices and outcomes of patients with manometrically diagnosed achalasia. Diseases of the Esophagus : Official Journal of the International Society For Diseases of the Esophagus / I.S.D.E. PMID 25809620 DOI: 10.1111/dote.12348  0.44
2015 Urbach DR. The challenge of quality improvement in surgical care. Jama Surgery. 150: 215. PMID 25587886 DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2014.2908  0.44
2015 Ordon M, Urbach D, Mamdani M, Saskin R, Honey RJ, Pace KT. A population based study of the changing demographics of patients undergoing definitive treatment for kidney stone disease. The Journal of Urology. 193: 869-74. PMID 25261806 DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.09.096  0.44
2015 Yap SA, Finelli A, Urbach DR, Tomlinson GA, Alibhai SM. Partial nephrectomy for the treatment of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and the risk of end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Bju International. 115: 897-906. PMID 25065448 DOI: 10.1111/bju.12883  0.44
2015 Dixon PR, Grant RC, Urbach DR. The impact of marketing language on patient preference for robot-assisted surgery. Surgical Innovation. 22: 15-9. PMID 24902683 DOI: 10.1177/1553350614537562  0.44
2015 Michael N, Gewertz BL. To the editor New England Journal of Medicine. 373: 2384. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc1512756  0.44
2014 Urbach DR, Govindarajan A, Saskin R, Wilton AS, Baxter NN. Adoption of surgical safety checklists in Ontario, Canada: overpromised or underdelivered? Healthcare Quarterly (Toronto, Ont.). 17: 10-2. PMID 25906458  0.44
2014 Margel D, Urbach DR, Lipscombe LL, Bell CM, Kulkarni G, Baniel J, Fleshner N, Austin PC. Is pathology necessary to predict mortality among men with prostate-cancer? Bmc Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 14: 114. PMID 25495664 DOI: 10.1186/s12911-014-0114-6  0.44
2014 Gagliardi AR, Straus SE, Shojania KG, Urbach DR. Multiple interacting factors influence adherence, and outcomes associated with surgical safety checklists: a qualitative study. Plos One. 9: e108585. PMID 25260030 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0108585  0.44
2014 Juurlink DN, Hellings C, Gomes T, Huang A, Paterson JM, Urbach DR, Mamdani MM. Extended-release nifedipine and the risk of intestinal obstruction: a population-based study. Bmj Open. 4: e005377. PMID 25059971 DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005377  0.44
2014 Hall SF, Irish JC, Groome PA, Urbach DR. Practice patterns in the management of patients with differentiated thyroid cancer in Ontario Canada 2000-2008. Journal of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery = Le Journal D'Oto-Rhino-Laryngologie Et De Chirurgie Cervico-Faciale. 43: 29. PMID 25055715 DOI: 10.1186/s40463-014-0029-3  0.44
2014 Wei AC, Urbach DR, Devitt KS, Wiebe M, Bathe OF, McLeod RS, Kennedy ED, Baxter NN. Improving quality through process change: a scoping review of process improvement tools in cancer surgery. Bmc Surgery. 14: 45. PMID 25038587 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2482-14-45  0.44
2014 Urbach DR. The Medicare readmission measure for surgical hospitalizations: awful or just not very good? Jama Surgery. 149: 765. PMID 24919987 DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2014.50  0.44
2014 Jackson TD, Saleh F, Quereshy FA, Sockalingam S, Urbach D, Okrainec A. Short-term morbidity associated with removal and revision of the laparoscopic adjustable gastric band. Surgery For Obesity and Related Diseases : Official Journal of the American Society For Bariatric Surgery. 10: 1110-5. PMID 24913589 DOI: 10.1016/j.soard.2014.02.015  0.44
2014 Ordon M, Urbach D, Mamdani M, Saskin R, D'A Honey RJ, Pace KT. The surgical management of kidney stone disease: a population based time series analysis. The Journal of Urology. 192: 1450-6. PMID 24866599 DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.05.095  0.44
2014 Elnahas A, Urbach D, Okrainec A, Quereshy F, Jackson TD. Is next-day discharge following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass safe in select patients? Analysis of short-term outcomes Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 28: 2789-2794. PMID 24789135 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-014-3546-2  0.44
2014 Stefanidis D, Montero P, Urbach DR, Qureshi A, Perry K, Bachman SL, Madan A, Petersen R, Pryor AD. SAGES research agenda in gastrointestinal and endoscopic surgery: updated results of a Delphi study. Surgical Endoscopy. 28: 2763-71. PMID 24789129 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-014-3535-5  0.44
2014 Wei AC, Devitt KS, Wiebe M, Bathe OF, McLeod RS, Urbach DR. Surgical process improvement tools: defining quality gaps and priority areas in gastrointestinal cancer surgery. Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.). 21: e195-202. PMID 24764704 DOI: 10.3747/co.21.1733  0.44
2014 Eskander A, Irish J, Groome PA, Freeman J, Gullane P, Gilbert R, Hall SF, Urbach DR, Goldstein DP. Volume-outcome relationships for head and neck cancer surgery in a universal health care system. The Laryngoscope. 124: 2081-8. PMID 24706437 DOI: 10.1002/lary.24704  0.44
2014 Molinari M, De Coutere S, Krahn M, Helton S, Urbach DR. Patients' preferences and trade-offs for the treatment of early stage hepatocellular carcinoma. The Journal of Surgical Research. 189: 57-67. PMID 24650457 DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2014.02.015  0.44
2014 Urbach DR, Govindarajan A, Saskin R, Wilton AS, Baxter NN. Introduction of surgical safety checklists in Ontario, Canada. The New England Journal of Medicine. 370: 1029-38. PMID 24620866 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMsa1308261  0.44
2014 Urbach DR. Closing in on surgical practice variations. Annals of Surgery. 259: 628-9. PMID 24603297 DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000629  0.44
2014 Margel D, Urbach D, Fleshner N, Austin PC. Reply to M.M.J. Zanders et al. Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 32: 702. PMID 24395848 DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2013.53.8728  0.44
2014 Hardy KM, Kwong J, Pitzul KB, Vergis AS, Jackson TD, Urbach DR, Okrainec A. A cost comparison of laparoscopic and open colon surgery in a publicly funded academic institution. Surgical Endoscopy. 28: 1213-22. PMID 24258205 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-013-3311-y  0.44
2014 Eskander A, Merdad M, Irish JC, Hall SF, Groome PA, Freeman JL, Urbach DR, Goldstein DP. Volume-outcome associations in head and neck cancer treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Head & Neck. 36: 1820-34. PMID 24123512 DOI: 10.1002/hed.23498  0.44
2014 Pitzul KB, Jackson T, Crawford S, Kwong JC, Sockalingam S, Hawa R, Urbach D, Okrainec A. Understanding disposition after referral for bariatric surgery: when and why patients referred do not undergo surgery. Obesity Surgery. 24: 134-40. PMID 24122658 DOI: 10.1007/s11695-013-1083-z  0.44
2014 Azari-Rad S, Yontef A, Aleman DM, Urbach DR. A simulation model for perioperative process improvement Operations Research For Health Care. 3: 22-30. DOI: 10.1016/j.orhc.2013.12.003  0.44
2013 Wiebe ME, Sandhu L, Takata JL, Kennedy ED, Baxter NN, Gagliardi AR, Urbach DR, Wei AC. Quality of narrative operative reports in pancreatic surgery. Canadian Journal of Surgery. Journal Canadien De Chirurgie. 56: E121-7. PMID 24067527 DOI: 10.1503/cjs.028611  0.44
2013 Margel D, Urbach DR, Lipscombe LL, Bell CM, Kulkarni G, Austin PC, Fleshner N. Metformin use and all-cause and prostate cancer-specific mortality among men with diabetes. Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 31: 3069-75. PMID 23918942 DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2012.46.7043  0.44
2013 Margel D, Urbach D, Lipscombe LL, Bell CM, Kulkarni G, Austin PC, Fleshner N. Association between metformin use and risk of prostate cancer and its grade. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 105: 1123-31. PMID 23853056 DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djt170  0.44
2013 Kulkarni GS, Urbach DR, Austin PC, Fleshner NE, Laupacis A. Higher surgeon and hospital volume improves long-term survival after radical cystectomy. Cancer. 119: 3546-54. PMID 23839861 DOI: 10.1002/cncr.28235  0.44
2013 Austin PC, Urbach DR. Using G-computation to estimate the effect of regionalization of surgical services on the absolute reduction in the occurrence of adverse patient outcomes. Medical Care. 51: 797-805. PMID 23774518 DOI: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e31829a4fb4  0.44
2013 Honein-AbouHaidar GN, Baxter NN, Moineddin R, Urbach DR, Rabeneck L, Bierman AS. Trends and inequities in colorectal cancer screening participation in Ontario, Canada, 2005-2011. Cancer Epidemiology. 37: 946-56. PMID 23702337 DOI: 10.1016/j.canep.2013.04.007  0.44
2013 Jacob BJ, Sutradhar R, Moineddin R, Baxter NN, Urbach DR. Methodological approaches to population based research of screening procedures in the presence of selection bias and exposure measurement error: colonoscopy and colorectal cancer outcomes in Ontario. Bmc Medical Research Methodology. 13: 59. PMID 23617792 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2288-13-59  0.44
2013 Mueller CL, Jackson TD, Swanson T, Pitzul K, Daigle C, Penner T, Urbach DR, Okrainec A. Linear-stapled gastrojejunostomy with transverse hand-sewn enterotomy closure significantly reduces strictures for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Obesity Surgery. 23: 1302-8. PMID 23526084 DOI: 10.1007/s11695-013-0920-4  0.44
2013 Azari-Rad S, Yontef AL, Aleman DM, Urbach DR. Reducing elective general surgery cancellations at a Canadian hospital. Canadian Journal of Surgery. Journal Canadien De Chirurgie. 56: 113-8. PMID 23351498 DOI: 10.1503/cjs.018411  0.44
2013 Gagliardi AR, Umoquit M, Lehoux P, Ross S, Ducey A, Urbach DR. Identifying optimal postmarket surveillance strategies for medical and surgical devices: implications for policy, practice and research. Bmj Quality & Safety. 22: 210-8. PMID 23322750 DOI: 10.1136/bmjqs-2012-001298  0.44
2013 Nam RK, Saskin R, Lee Y, Liu Y, Law C, Klotz LH, Loblaw DA, Trachtenberg J, Stanimirovic A, Simor AE, Seth A, Urbach DR, Narod SA. Increasing hospital admission rates for urological complications after transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy. The Journal of Urology. 189: S12-7; discussion S1. PMID 23234616 DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.11.015  0.44
2013 Wei AC, Sandhu L, Devitt KS, Gagliardi AR, Kennedy ED, Urbach DR, Gallinger S, Baxter NN. Practice patterns for the management of hepatic metastases from colorectal cancer: a mixed methods analysis. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 20: 1567-74. PMID 23124860 DOI: 10.1245/s10434-012-2698-3  0.44
2013 Pawlik TM, Urbach DR, Halverson AL, Baxter NN, Brasel KJ, Brown CJ, Chaudhury P, Cutter CS, Divino CM, Dixon E, Dubois L, Fitzgerald GWN, Henteleff HJA, Kirkpatrick AW, Latosinsky S, et al. Is there an association between implementation of a medical team training program and surgical mortality? Canadian Journal of Surgery. 56: 65-68. DOI: 10.1503/cjs.001513  0.44
2013 Lehoux P, Miller FA, Hivon M, Demers-Payette O, Urbach DR. Clinicians as health technology designers: Two contrasting tales about user involvement in innovation development Health Policy and Technology. 2: 122-130. DOI: 10.1016/j.hlpt.2013.05.003  0.44
2012 Urbach D, Stukel TA, Deitel W, Nathan PC, Paszat LF, Baxter NN. Rates of diagnostic imaging in long-term survivors of young adult malignancies. Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 30: 69. PMID 28147106 DOI: 10.1200/jco.2012.30.34_suppl.69  0.44
2012 Baxter NN, Darling G, Austin P, Urbach DR. Impact on mortality of increasing surgical volumes within hospitals after regionalization of thoracic surgery in Ontario, Canada. Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 30: 225. PMID 28146963 DOI: 10.1200/jco.2012.30.34_suppl.225  0.44
2012 Sutradhar R, Forbes S, Urbach DR, Paszat L, Rabeneck L, Baxter NN. Multistate models for comparing trends in hospitalizations among young adult survivors of colorectal cancer and matched controls. Bmc Health Services Research. 12: 353. PMID 23043307 DOI: 10.1186/1472-6963-12-353  0.44
2012 Nam RK, Herschorn S, Loblaw DA, Liu Y, Klotz LH, Carr LK, Kodama RT, Stanimirovic A, Venkateswaran V, Saskin R, Law CH, Urbach DR, Narod SA. Population based study of long-term rates of surgery for urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer. The Journal of Urology. 188: 502-6. PMID 22704098 DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.04.005  0.44
2012 Jacob BJ, Moineddin R, Sutradhar R, Baxter NN, Urbach DR. Effect of colonoscopy on colorectal cancer incidence and mortality: an instrumental variable analysis. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 76: 355-64.e1. PMID 22658386 DOI: 10.1016/j.gie.2012.03.247  0.44
2012 Abouassaly R, Finelli A, Tomlinson GA, Urbach DR, Alibhai SM. Volume-outcome relationships in the treatment of renal tumors. The Journal of Urology. 187: 1984-8. PMID 22498222 DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.01.076  0.44
2012 Mansour FW, Kives S, Urbach DR, Lefebvre G. Robotically assisted laparoscopic myomectomy: a Canadian experience. Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : Jogc = Journal D'ObstéTrique Et GynéCologie Du Canada : Jogc. 34: 353-8. PMID 22472335 DOI: 10.1016/S1701-2163(16)35216-1  0.44
2012 Stefanidis D, Arora S, Parrack DM, Hamad GG, Capella J, Grantcharov T, Urbach DR, Scott DJ, Jones DB. Research priorities in surgical simulation for the 21st century. American Journal of Surgery. 203: 49-53. PMID 22172482 DOI: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2011.05.008  0.44
2012 Booy JD, Takata J, Tomlinson G, Urbach DR. The prevalence of autoimmune disease in patients with esophageal achalasia. Diseases of the Esophagus : Official Journal of the International Society For Diseases of the Esophagus / I.S.D.E. 25: 209-13. PMID 21899655 DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2011.01249.x  0.44
2012 Lehoux P, Hivon M, Williams-Jones B, Miller FA, Urbach DR. How do medical device manufacturers' websites frame the value of health innovation? An empirical ethics analysis of five Canadian innovations. Medicine, Health Care, and Philosophy. 15: 61-77. PMID 21290189 DOI: 10.1007/s11019-011-9312-5  0.44
2011 Del Giudice EM, Paszat LF, Rabeneck L, Sutradhar R, Urbach D, Wilton D, Baxter NN. Long-term surveillance and preventive practices among healthy young adult cancer survivors. Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 29: 6121. PMID 28022491 DOI: 10.1200/jco.2011.29.15_suppl.6121  0.44
2011 Jacob BJ, Baxter NN, Moineddin R, Sutradhar R, Del Giudice L, Urbach DR. Social disparities in the use of colonoscopy by primary care physicians in Ontario. Bmc Gastroenterology. 11: 102. PMID 21955593 DOI: 10.1186/1471-230X-11-102  0.44
2011 Bell CM, Brener SS, Gunraj N, Huo C, Bierman AS, Scales DC, Bajcar J, Zwarenstein M, Urbach DR. Association of ICU or hospital admission with unintentional discontinuation of medications for chronic diseases. Jama. 306: 840-7. PMID 21862745 DOI: 10.1001/jama.2011.1206  0.44
2011 Abouassaly R, Alibhai SM, Tomlinson GA, Urbach DR, Finelli A. The effect of age on the morbidity of kidney surgery. The Journal of Urology. 186: 811-6. PMID 21788042 DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.04.077  0.44
2011 Abouassaly R, Finelli A, Tomlinson GA, Urbach DR, Alibhai SM. How often are patients with diabetes or hypertension being treated with partial nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma? A population-based analysis. Bju International. 108: 1806-12. PMID 21599823 DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2011.10254.x  0.44
2011 Devon KM, Urbach DR, McLeod RS. Postoperative disposition and health services use in elderly patients undergoing colorectal cancer surgery: a population-based study. Surgery. 149: 705-12. PMID 21397288 DOI: 10.1016/j.surg.2010.12.014  0.44
2011 Bendzsak A, Nenshi R, Darling G, Schultz SE, Gunraj N, Wilton AS, Simunovic M, Jacob B, Urbach DR. Overview of lung cancer surgery in Ontario. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 91: 361-6. PMID 21256270 DOI: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.09.056  0.44
2011 Borgida AE, Ashamalla S, Al-Sukhni W, Rothenmund H, Urbach D, Moore M, Michelle Cotterchio, Gallinger S. Management of pancreatic adenocarcinoma in Ontario, Canada: A population-based study using novel case ascertainment Canadian Journal of Surgery. 54: 54-60. PMID 21251433 DOI: 10.1503/cjs.026409  0.44
2011 O'Kelly CJ, Spears J, Urbach D, Wallace MC. Proximity to the treating centre and outcomes following subarachnoid hemorrhage Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. 38: 36-40. PMID 21156427 DOI: 10.1017/S0317167100011069  0.44
2011 Abouassaly R, Finelli A, Tomlinson GA, Urbach DR, Alibhai SM. Re: How often are patients with diabetes or hypertension being treated with partial nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma? A population-based analysis Journal of Urology. 186: 1805. DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.08.059  0.44
2011 Abouassaly R, Finelli A, Tomlinson GA, Urbach DR. Re: Delayed haemorrhage after laparoscopic partial nephrectomy: Frequency and angiographic findings Journal of Urology. 186: 1804-1805. DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.08.058  0.44
2011 Lehoux P, Hivon M, Williams-Jones B, Urbach D. The worlds and modalities of engagement of design participants: A qualitative case study of three medical innovations Design Studies. 32: 313-332. DOI: 10.1016/j.destud.2011.01.001  0.44
2010 Finley CJ, Bendzsak A, Tomlinson G, Keshavjee S, Urbach DR, Darling GE. The effect of regionalization on outcome in pulmonary lobectomy: a Canadian national study. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 140: 757-63. PMID 20850656 DOI: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2010.06.040  0.44
2010 Leake PA, Urbach DR. Measuring processes of care in general surgery: assessment of technical and nontechnical skills. Surgical Innovation. 17: 332-9. PMID 20798082 DOI: 10.1177/1553350610379426  0.44
2010 Nenshi R, Takata J, Stegienko S, Jacob B, Kortan P, Deitel W, Laporte A, Darling G, Urbach DR. The cost of achalasia: quantifying the effect of symptomatic disease on patient cost burden, treatment time, and work productivity. Surgical Innovation. 17: 291-4. PMID 20647236 DOI: 10.1177/1553350610376392  0.44
2010 Simunovic M, Urbach D, Major D, Sutradhar R, Baxter N, To T, Brown A, Davis D, Levine MN. Assessing the volume-outcome hypothesis and region-level quality improvement interventions: pancreas cancer surgery in two Canadian Provinces. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 17: 2537-44. PMID 20625843 DOI: 10.1245/s10434-010-1114-0  0.44
2010 Forbes SS, Sutradhar R, Paszat LF, Rabeneck L, Urbach DR, Baxter NN. Long-term survival in young adults with colorectal cancer: a population-based study. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 53: 973-8. PMID 20551747 DOI: 10.1007/DCR.0b013e3181cf8341  0.44
2010 Urbach DR, Morris AM. Health care reform and comparative effectiveness: implications for surgeons. Archives of Surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960). 145: 120-2. PMID 20157076 DOI: 10.1001/archsurg.2009.264  0.44
2010 Nam RK, Saskin R, Lee Y, Liu Y, Law C, Klotz LH, Loblaw DA, Trachtenberg J, Stanimirovic A, Simor AE, Seth A, Urbach DR, Narod SA. Increasing hospital admission rates for urological complications after transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy. The Journal of Urology. 183: 963-8. PMID 20089283 DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2009.11.043  0.44
2010 Baxter NN, Ricciardi R, Simunovic M, Urbach DR, Virnig BA. An evaluation of the relationship between lymph node number and staging in pT3 colon cancer using population-based data. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 53: 65-70. PMID 20010353 DOI: 10.1007/DCR.0b013e3181c70425  0.44
2010 O'Kelly CJ, Kulkarni AV, Austin PC, Wallace C, Urbach D. The impact of therapeutic modality on outcomes following repair of ruptured intracranial aneurysms: An administrative data analysis: Clinical article Journal of Neurosurgery. 113: 795-801. PMID 19852537 DOI: 10.3171/2009.9.JNS081645  0.44
2009 Greco E, Englesakis M, Faulkner A, Trojan B, Rotstein LE, Urbach DR. Clinical librarian attendance at general surgery quality of care rounds (Morbidity and Mortality Conference). Surgical Innovation. 16: 266-9. PMID 19717393 DOI: 10.1177/1553350609345487  0.44
2009 Kulkarni GS, Urbach DR, Austin PC, Fleshner NE, Laupacis A. Longer wait times increase overall mortality in patients with bladder cancer. The Journal of Urology. 182: 1318-24. PMID 19683272 DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2009.06.041  0.44
2009 Goldberg AE, Harnish JL, Stegienko S, Urbach DR. Attitudes of patients and care providers toward a surgical site marking policy. Surgical Innovation. 16: 249-57. PMID 19666933 DOI: 10.1177/1553350609340895  0.44
2009 Dixon E, Armstrong C, Maddern G, Sutherland F, Hemming A, Wei A, Sherman M, Moore M, McKay A, Urbach D, Labrie M, Gordon L, Barkun J, Lynn Quan M, Dowden S, et al. Development of quality indicators of care for patients undergoing hepatic resection for metastatic colorectal cancer using a Delphi process. The Journal of Surgical Research. 156: 32-38.e1. PMID 19592015 DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2009.03.084  0.44
2009 O'Kelly CJ, Kulkarni AV, Austin PC, Urbach D, Christopher Wallace M. Shunt-dependent hydrocephalus after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: Incidence, predictors, and revision rates - Clinical article Journal of Neurosurgery. 111: 1029-1035. PMID 19361256 DOI: 10.3171/2008.9.JNS08881  0.44
2009 Datta I, O'Connor B, Victor JC, Urbach DR, McLeod RS. Abdominal Surgery Impact Scale (ASIS) is responsive in assessing outcome following IPAA. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery : Official Journal of the Society For Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 13: 687-94. PMID 19148705 DOI: 10.1007/s11605-008-0793-3  0.44
2009 Baxter NN, Goldwasser MA, Paszat LF, Saskin R, Urbach DR, Rabeneck L. Association of colonoscopy and death from colorectal cancer. Annals of Internal Medicine. 150: 1-8. PMID 19075198  0.44
2009 Kulkarni GS, Laupacis A, Urbach DR, Fleshner NE, Austin PC. Varied definitions of hospital volume did not alter the conclusions of volume-outcome analyses. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 62: 400-7. PMID 19013765 DOI: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2008.07.008  0.44
2008 Gagliardi AR, Wright FC, Davis D, McLeod RS, Urbach DR. Challenges in multidisciplinary cancer care among general surgeons in Canada. Bmc Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 8: 59. PMID 19102761 DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-8-59  0.44
2008 Lehoux P, Williams-Jones B, Miller F, Urbach D, Tailliez S. What leads to better health care innovation? Arguments for an integrated policy-oriented research agenda. Journal of Health Services Research & Policy. 13: 251-4. PMID 18806185 DOI: 10.1258/jhsrp.2008.007173  0.44
2008 Umoquit MJ, Dobrow MJ, Lemieux-Charles L, Ritvo PG, Urbach DR, Wodchis WP. The efficiency and effectiveness of utilizing diagrams in interviews: an assessment of participatory diagramming and graphic elicitation. Bmc Medical Research Methodology. 8: 53. PMID 18691410 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2288-8-53  0.44
2008 Kholdebarin R, Boetto J, Harnish JL, Urbach DR. Risk factors for bile duct injury during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a case-control study. Surgical Innovation. 15: 114-9. PMID 18448447 DOI: 10.1177/1553350608318144  0.44
2008 Harnish JL, Darling GE, Diamant NE, Kortan PP, Tomlinson GA, Deitel W, Laporte A, Urbach DR. Patient-centered measures for achalasia. Surgical Endoscopy. 22: 1290-3. PMID 18027052 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-007-9612-2  0.44
2007 Danjoux NM, Martin DK, Lehoux PN, Harnish JL, Shaul RZ, Bernstein M, Urbach DR. Adoption of an innovation to repair aortic aneurysms at a Canadian hospital: a qualitative case study and evaluation. Bmc Health Services Research. 7: 182. PMID 18005409 DOI: 10.1186/1472-6963-7-182  0.44
2007 Furlan JC, Urbach DR, Fehlings MG. Optimal treatment for severe neurogenic bowel dysfunction after chronic spinal cord injury: a decision analysis. The British Journal of Surgery. 94: 1139-50. PMID 17535012 DOI: 10.1002/bjs.5781  0.44
2007 Ostadi MA, Harnish JL, Stegienko S, Urbach DR. Factors affecting the number of lymph nodes retrieved in colorectal cancer specimens. Surgical Endoscopy. 21: 2142-6. PMID 17522917 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-007-9414-6  0.44
2007 Lopushinsky SR, Austin PC, Rabeneck L, Kulkarni GS, Urbach DR. Regional variation in surgery for gastroesophageal reflux disease in Ontario. Surgical Innovation. 14: 35-40. PMID 17442878 DOI: 10.1177/1553350606298967  0.44
2007 Urbach DR, Horvath KD, Baxter NN, Jobe BA, Madan AK, Pryor AD, Khaitan L, Torquati A, Brower ST, Trus TL, Schwaitzberg S. A research agenda for gastrointestinal and endoscopic surgery. Surgical Endoscopy. 21: 1518-25. PMID 17287915 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-006-9141-4  0.44
2007 Lopushinsky SR, Covarrubia KA, Rabeneck L, Austin PC, Urbach DR. Accuracy of administrative health data for the diagnosis of upper gastrointestinal diseases. Surgical Endoscopy. 21: 1733-7. PMID 17285379 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-006-9136-1  0.44
2007 Weizman D, Cyriac J, Urbach DR. What is a meant when a laparoscopic surgical procedure is described as "safe"? Surgical Endoscopy. 21: 1369-72. PMID 17285377 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-006-9138-z  0.44
2007 Bell CM, Hatch WV, Cernat G, Urbach DR. Surgeon volumes and selected patient outcomes in cataract surgery: a population-based analysis. Ophthalmology. 114: 405-10. PMID 17174399 DOI: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2006.08.036  0.44
2007 Kundhal PS, Harnish JL, Urbach DR. Effect of surgeon on outcome of antireflux surgery. Surgical Endoscopy. 21: 902-6. PMID 17103281 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-006-9024-8  0.44
2006 Cyriac J, Weizman D, Urbach DR. Laparoscopic adrenalectomy for the management of benign and malignant adrenal tumors. Expert Review of Medical Devices. 3: 777-86. PMID 17280543 DOI: 10.1586/17434440.3.6.777  0.44
2006 Sharma B, Danjoux NM, Harnish JL, Urbach DR. How are decisions to introduce new surgical technologies made? Advanced laparoscopic surgery at a Canadian community hospital: A qualitative case study and evaluation. Surgical Innovation. 13: 250-6. PMID 17227923 DOI: 10.1177/1553350606296341  0.44
2006 Bell CM, Bajcar J, Bierman AS, Li P, Mamdani MM, Urbach DR. Potentially unintended discontinuation of long-term medication use after elective surgical procedures. Archives of Internal Medicine. 166: 2525-31. PMID 17159020 DOI: 10.1001/archinte.166.22.2525  0.44
2006 Lopushinsky SR, Urbach DR. Pneumatic dilatation and surgical myotomy for achalasia. Jama. 296: 2227-33. PMID 17090769 DOI: 10.1001/jama.296.18.2227  0.44
2006 Urbach DR, Harnish JL, McIlroy JH, Streiner DL. A measure of quality of life after abdominal surgery. Quality of Life Research : An International Journal of Quality of Life Aspects of Treatment, Care and Rehabilitation. 15: 1053-61. PMID 16900285 DOI: 10.1007/s11136-006-0047-3  0.44
2006 Bell CM, Urbach DR, Ray JG, Bayoumi A, Rosen AB, Greenberg D, Neumann PJ. Bias in published cost effectiveness studies: systematic review. Bmj (Clinical Research Ed.). 332: 699-703. PMID 16495332 DOI: 10.1136/bmj.38737.607558.80  0.44
2005 Haigh PI, Urbach DR. The treatment and prognosis of Hürthle cell follicular thyroid carcinoma compared with its non-Hürthle cell counterpart. Surgery. 138: 1152-7; discussion 1. PMID 16360403 DOI: 10.1016/j.surg.2005.08.034  0.44
2005 Urbach DR, Harnish JL, Long G. Short-term health-related quality of life after abdominal surgery: a conceptual framework. Surgical Innovation. 12: 243-7. PMID 16224646 DOI: 10.1177/155335060501200310  0.44
2005 Urbach DR, Tomlinson GA, Harnish JL, Martino R, Diamant NE. A measure of disease-specific health-related quality of life for achalasia. The American Journal of Gastroenterology. 100: 1668-76. PMID 16144120 DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2005.50141.x  0.44
2005 Urbach DR, Croxford R, MacCallum NL, Stukel TA. How are volume-outcome associations related to models of health care funding and delivery? A comparison of the United States and Canada. World Journal of Surgery. 29: 1230-3. PMID 16132398 DOI: 10.1007/s00268-005-7994-7  0.44
2005 Urbach DR. Measuring quality of life after surgery. Surgical Innovation. 12: 161-5. PMID 16034507  0.44
2005 Urbach DR, Baxter NN. Reducing variation in surgical care. Bmj (Clinical Research Ed.). 330: 1401-2. PMID 15961794 DOI: 10.1136/bmj.330.7505.1401  0.44
2005 Mihailovic A, Bell CM, Urbach DR. Users' guide to the surgical literature. Case-control studies in surgical journals. Canadian Journal of Surgery. Journal Canadien De Chirurgie. 48: 148-51. PMID 15887796  0.44
2005 Urbach DR, Austin PC. Conventional models overestimate the statistical significance of volume-outcome associations, compared with multilevel models. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 58: 391-400. PMID 15862725 DOI: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2004.12.001  0.44
2005 Haigh PI, Urbach DR, Rotstein LE. Extent of thyroidectomy is not a major determinant of survival in low- or high-risk papillary thyroid cancer. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 12: 81-9. PMID 15827782 DOI: 10.1007/s10434-004-1165-1  0.44
2005 Urbach DR, Stukel TA. Rate of elective cholecystectomy and the incidence of severe gallstone disease. Cmaj : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal De L'Association Medicale Canadienne. 172: 1015-9. PMID 15824406 DOI: 10.1503/cmaj.1041363  0.44
2004 Kennedy ED, Urbach DR, Krahn MD, Steinhart AH, Cohen Z, McLeod RS. Azathioprine or ileocolic resection for steroid-dependent terminal ileal Crohn's disease? A Markov analysis. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 47: 2120-30. PMID 15657664 DOI: 10.1007/s10350-004-0725-6  0.44
2004 Haigh PI, Urbach DR. Underuse of wide excision for primary cutaneous melanoma in the United States. The American Surgeon. 70: 942-6. PMID 15586502  0.44
2004 Urbach DR. Volume and outcome in healthcare: implications for health policy. Healthcare Quarterly (Toronto, Ont.). 7: 22-3. PMID 15540396  0.44
2004 Urbach DR, Baxter NN. Does it matter what a hospital is "high volume" for? Specificity of hospital volume-outcome associations for surgical procedures: analysis of administrative data Quality &Amp; Safety in Health Care. 13: 379-383. PMID 15465942  0.44
2004 Haigh PI, Urbach DR, Rotstein LE. AMES prognostic index and extent of thyroidectomy for well-differentiated thyroid cancer in the United States. Surgery. 136: 609-16. PMID 15349109 DOI: 10.1016/j.surg.2003.12.009  0.44
2004 Urbach DR, Baxter NN. Does it matter what a hospital is "high volume" for? Specificity of hospital volume-outcome associations for surgical procedures: analysis of administrative data. Bmj (Clinical Research Ed.). 328: 737-40. PMID 15020356 DOI: 10.1136/bmj.38030.642963.AE  0.44
2004 Urbach DR, Ungar WJ, Rabeneck L. Whither surgery in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)? Cmaj : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal De L'Association Medicale Canadienne. 170: 219-21. PMID 14734435  0.44
2004 Urbach DR. Does perioperative hyperoxia alter the incidence of surgical site infection? Cmaj. 170: 1671. DOI: 10.1503/cmaj.1040622  0.44
2003 O'Rourke RW, Khajanchee YS, Urbach DR, Lee NN, Lockhart B, Hansen PD, Swanstrom LL. Extended transmediastinal dissection: an alternative to gastroplasty for short esophagus. Archives of Surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960). 138: 735-40. PMID 12860754 DOI: 10.1001/archsurg.138.7.735  0.44
2003 Urbach DR, Bell CM, Austin PC. Differences in operative mortality between high- and low-volume hospitals in Ontario for 5 major surgical procedures: estimating the number of lives potentially saved through regionalization. Cmaj : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal De L'Association Medicale Canadienne. 168: 1409-14. PMID 12771069  0.44
2003 Patterson EJ, Urbach DR, Swanström LL. A comparison of diet and exercise therapy versus laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery for morbid obesity: a decision analysis model. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 196: 379-84. PMID 12648689 DOI: 10.1016/S1072-7515(02)01754-4  0.44
2003 Urbach DR, Bell CM, Swanstrom LL, Hansen PD. Cohort study of surgical bypass to the gallbladder or bile duct for the palliation of jaundice due to pancreatic cancer. Annals of Surgery. 237: 86-93. PMID 12496534 DOI: 10.1097/01.SLA.0000041262.37484.80  0.44
2003 Tang BQ, Urbach DR. The diagnosis and management of gallstones in the elderly Geriatrics and Aging. 6: 21-25.  0.44
2002 Cervini P, Smith LC, Urbach DR. The surgeon on call is a strong factor determining the use of a laparoscopic approach for appendectomy Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 16: 1774-1777. PMID 12140626 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-002-8521-7  0.44
2002 Bloomberg RD, Urbach DR. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for severe gastroesophageal reflux after vertical banded gastroplasty. Obesity Surgery. 12: 408-11. PMID 12082898 DOI: 10.1381/096089202321088264  0.44
2002 Cervini P, Smith LC, Urbach DR. The effect of intraoperative bupivacaine administration on parenteral narcotic use after laparoscopic appendectomy Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 16: 1579-1582. PMID 12045850 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-002-8803-0  0.44
2002 Khajanchee YS, Urbach DR, Butler N, Hansen PD, Swanstrom LL. Laparoscopic antireflux surgery in the elderly: Surgical outcome and effect on quality of life Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 16: 25-30. PMID 11961599 DOI: 10.1007/s00464-001-8157-z  0.44
2002 Marescaux J, Rubino F, Leroy J, Henri M. Laparoscopic-assisted surgery for colon cancer. Jama. 287: 1938-9; author reply. PMID 11960531  0.44
2002 Urbach DR, Bell CM. The effect of patient selection on comorbidity-adjusted operative mortality risk: Implications for outcomes studies of surgical procedures Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 55: 381-385. PMID 11927206 DOI: 10.1016/S0895-4356(01)00508-X  0.44
2002 Urbach DR, Swanstrom LL, Hansen PD. The effect of laparoscopy on survival in pancreatic cancer Archives of Surgery. 137: 191-199. PMID 11822959  0.44
2001 Urbach DR, Khajanchee YS, Glasgow RE, Hansen PD, Swanstrom LL. Preoperative determinants of an esophageal lengthening procedure in laparoscopic antireflux surgery Surgical Endoscopy. 15: 1408-1412. PMID 11965455  0.44
2001 Kenyon TAG, Urbach DR, Speer JB, Waterman-Hukari B, Foraker GF, Hansen PD, Swanström LL. Dedicated minimally invasive surgery suites increase operating room efficiency Surgical Endoscopy. 15: 1140-1143. PMID 11727087 DOI: 10.1007/s004640080092  0.44
2001 Khajanchee YS, Urbach DR, Swanstrom LL, Hansen PD. Outcomes of laparoscopic herniorrhaphy without fixation of mesh to the abdominal wall Surgical Endoscopy. 15: 1102-1107. PMID 11727079 DOI: 10.1007/s004640080088  0.44
2001 Urbach DR, Swanstrom LL, Khajanchee YS, Hansen PD. Incidence of cancer of the pancreas, extrahepatic bile duct and ampulla of Vater in the United States, before and after the introduction of laparoscopic cholecystectomy American Journal of Surgery. 181: 526-528. PMID 11513778 DOI: 10.1016/S0002-9610(01)00631-6  0.44
2001 Ben-Meir A, Urbach DR, Khajanchee YS, Hansen PD, Swanstrom LL. Quality of life before and after laparoscopic Heller myotomy for achalasia American Journal of Surgery. 181: 471-474. PMID 11448446 DOI: 10.1016/S0002-9610(01)00596-7  0.44
2001 Urbach DR, Herron DM, Khajanchee YS, Swanström LL, Hansen PD. Laparoscopic hepatic artery infusion pump placement Archives of Surgery. 136: 700-704. PMID 11387013  0.44
2001 Urbach DR, Hansen PD, Khajanchee YS, Swanstrom LL. A Decision Analysis of the Optimal Initial Approach to Achalasia: Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy with Partial Fundoplication, Thoracoscopic Heller Myotomy, Pneumatic Dilatation, or Botulinum Toxin Injection Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 5: 192-205. PMID 11331483 DOI: 10.1016/S1091-255X(01)80033-0  0.44
2001 Urbach DR, Marrett LD, Kung R, Cohen MM. Association of perforation of the appendix with female tubal infertility. American Journal of Epidemiology. 153: 566-71. PMID 11257064 DOI: 10.1093/aje/153.6.566  0.44
2001 Urbach DR, Khajanchee YS, Jobe BA, Standage BA, Hansen PD, Swanstrom LL. Cost-effective management of common bile duct stones: A decision analysis of the use of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), intraoperative cholangiography, and laparoscopic bile duct exploration Surgical Endoscopy. 15: 4-13. PMID 11178753 DOI: 10.1007/s004640000322  0.44
2000 Urbach DR, Hansen PD. Laparoscopic placement of a continuous hepatic artery infusion pump Seminars in Laparoscopic Surgery. 7: 140-147. PMID 11320484 DOI: 10.1053/ls.2000.5336  0.44
2000 Urbach DR, Hansen PD, Scheele J, Rudroff R, Altendorf-Hofmann A. Letter to the editor (multiple letters) Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery. 385: 436-439. PMID 11127528 DOI: 10.1007/s004230000132  0.44
2000 Fingerhut A, Msika S, Yahchouchi E, Urbach DR, Cohen MM. Letter to the editor [1] (multiple letters) Annals of Surgery. 231: 613-614. PMID 10749623  0.44
1999 Urbach DR, Rotstein OD. Typhlitis Canadian Journal of Surgery. 42: 415-419. PMID 10593241  0.44
1999 Urbach DR, Cohen MM. Is perforation of the appendix a risk factor for tubal infertility and ectopic pregnancy? An appraisal of the evidence Canadian Journal of Surgery. 42: 101-108. PMID 10223070  0.44
1999 Urbach DR, Kennedy ED, Cohen MM. Colon and rectal anastomoses do not require routine drainage: A systematic review and meta-analysis Annals of Surgery. 229: 174-180. PMID 10024097 DOI: 10.1097/00000658-199902000-00003  0.44
1998 Urbach DR, Reedijk M, Richard CS, Lie KI, Ross TM. Bowel resection for intestinal endometriosis Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 41: 1158-1164. PMID 9749501 DOI: 10.1007/BF02239439  0.44
1998 Lowenfels AB, Urbach DR, Bell CM, Thun MJ, Peto R, Heath C.W. J, Potter JD. Alcohol consumption and mortality in U.S. adults [2] (multiple letters) New England Journal of Medicine. 338: 1385-1386. PMID 9575052 DOI: 10.1056/NEJM199805073381913  0.44
1996 Urbach DR, Marshall JC. Pancreatic abscess and infected pancreatic necrosis Current Opinion in Surgical Infections. 4: 57-66.  0.44
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