Harish Lavu, MD, FACS

Harish Lavu, MD, FACS

Contact Dr. Lavu

1025 Walnut Street
College Building, Suite 605
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-9402
(215) 923-6609 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Total parenteral nutrition in patients following pancreaticoduodenectomy: lessons from 1184 patients
  2. Pneumonia is associated with a high risk of mortality after pancreaticoduodenectomy
  3. Increasing resident utilization and recognition of the critical view of safety during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a pilot study from an academic medical center
  4. Microscopic lymphovascular invasion is an independent predictor of survival in resected pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
  5. Recurrence and survival after resection of small intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm-associated Carcinomas (≤ 20-mm invasive component) A multi-institutional analysis
  6. Delayed Gastric Emptying After Pancreaticoduodenectomy: an Analysis of Risk Factors and Cost
  7. Fluid Restriction During Pancreaticoduodenectomy. Is It Effective in Reducing Postoperative Complications?
  8. Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma treatment - The past, present, and future
  9. The influence of transection site on the development of pancreatic fistula in patients undergoing distal pancreatectomy: A review of 294 consecutive cases
  10. A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled trial on the efficacy of ethanol celiac plexus neurolysis in patients with operable pancreatic and periampullary adenocarcinoma
  11. Incidence and Severity of Pancreatogenic Diabetes After Pancreatic Resection
  12. Decision counseling and participation in a pancreas cancer registry
  13. Complex cystic lesions in the liver causing abdominal pain
  14. Non-neoplastic Epithelial Cysts of the Pancreas: A Rare, Benign Entity
  15. Does Resident Experience Affect Outcomes in Complex Abdominal Surgery? Pancreaticoduodenectomy as an Example
  16. Prognostic value of circulating cytokines in colon cancer recurrence
  17. Emergent pancreaticoduodenectomy: A dual institution experience and review of the literature
  18. Safety of perioperative aspirin therapy in pancreatic operations
  19. Intraoperative Pancreatoscopy: A Valuable Tool for Pancreatic Surgeons?
  20. The HYSLAR trial: A prospective randomized controlled trial of the use of a restrictive fluid regimen with 3% hypertonic saline versus lactated ringers in patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy