Evangelos Messaris, MD – Publications

Pogacnik JS, Messaris E, Deiling SM, Connelly TM, Berg AS, Stewart DB, McKenna KJ, Poritz LS, Koltun WA.
Increased risk of incisional hernia after sigmoid colectomy for diverticulitis compared with colon cancer. 
J Am Coll Surg. 2014 May;218(5):920-8.

Kline CL, Schiccitano A, Zhu J, Beachler C, Sheikh H, Harvey HA, Mackley HB, McKenna K, Staveley-O'Carroll K, Poritz L, Messaris E, Stewart D, Sivik J, El-Deiry WS. 
Personalized Dosing via Pharmacokinetic Monitoring of 5-Fluorouracil Might Reduce Toxicity in Early- or Late-Stage Colorectal Cancer Patients Treated With Infusional 5-Fluorouracil-Based Chemotherapy Regimens. 
Clin Colorectal Cancer. 2014 Jun;13(2):119-26.

Stewart DB, Berg A, Messaris E. 
Single-site laparoscopic colorectal surgery provides similar lengths of hospital stay and similar costs compared with standard laparoscopy: results of a retrospective cohort study. 
J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Apr;18(4):774-81.

Garcia L, Messaris E. 
Predicting mortality in patients admitted with sepsis using endotoxin activity: will it help us see through the crystal ball? 
Crit Care Med. 2013 Jun;41(6):1575-6.

Stewart DB, Messaris E. 
Adequate margins for anorectal cancer can be achieved by single-site laparoscopy. 
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2013 Apr;23(4):316-22. Epub 2013 Feb 15.