Karen A. Chojnacki, MD, FACS

Karen A. Chojnacki, MD, FACS

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1100 Walnut Street
MOB, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8666
(215) 923-7957 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Increasing resident utilization and recognition of the critical view of safety during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a pilot study from an academic medical center
  2. Do female surgeons learn or teach differently?
  3. A taxonomy of perioperative surgical learning: Trending resident skill acquisition
  4. Long-term functional outcomes of laparoscopic resection for gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors
  5. Dr. Mary Edwards Walker: years ahead of her time
  6. Minimally invasive esophagectomy provides significant survival advantage compared with open or hybrid esophagectomy for patients with cancers of the esophagus and gastroesophageal junction
  7. Grit: A marker of residents at risk for attrition?
  8. Abdominal distension in a middle-aged woman
  9. Gastroduodenal intussusception of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST): Case report and review of the literature
  10. Major perioperative morbidity does not affect long-term survival in patients undergoing esophagectomy for cancer of the esophagus or gastroesophageal junction
  11. Laparoscopic approaches to gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors: An institutional review of 57 cases
  12. Combined hepatic arterial embolization and hepatic ablation for unresectable colorectal metastases to the liver
  13. Robot-assisted minimally invasive esophagectomy is equivalent to thoracoscopic minimally invasive esophagectomy
  14. Massive Portal Venous Air and Pneumatosis Intestinalis Associated with Cocaine-Induced Mesenteric Ischemia
  15. Oncologic efficacy is not compromised, and may be improved with minimally invasive esophagectomy
  16. Is gastrectomy safe in the elderly? A single institution review
  17. Optimal technical management of stump closure following distal pancreatectomy: A retrospective review of 215 cases
  18. Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, the Department of Surgery: from past to present.
  19. Implementation of a critical pathway for distal pancreatectomy at an academic institution
  20. Impact of Obesity on Perioperative Morbidity and Mortality after Pancreaticoduodenectomy