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Comparison of the Comprehensive Complication Index and Clavien-Dindo systems in predicting perioperative outcomes following radical nephroureterectomy.

Scott Geiger, Neil Kocher, Dan Illinsky, Evanguelos Xylinas, Peter Chang, Lauren Dewey, Andrew A Wagner, Firas Petros, Surena F Matin, Conrad Tobert, Chad Tracy, Pierre-Marie Patard, Mathieu Roumiguie, Leonardo Lima Monteiro, Wassim Kassouf, Jay D Raman,

<h4>Background</h4>Complications can occur following radical nephroureterectomy (RNU) in 20-40% of patients. The Comprehensive Complication Index (CCI) is an alternative grading system to the Clavien-Dindo (CD) grading system that aggregates all complications experienced by a patient on a continuous (as opposed to categorical) scale. We investigate whether the cumulative nature of ... Read more >>

Transl Androl Urol (Translational andrology and urology)
[2020, 9(4):1780-1785]

Cited: 1 time

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Management of Open Lower Extremity Wounds With Concomitant Fracture Using a Porcine Urinary Bladder Matrix.

Bruce A Kraemer, Scott E Geiger, Oliver A Deigni, John Tracy Watson,

<h4>Background</h4>Open wounds of the distal third of the leg and foot with exposed bone, fractures, and hardware are challenging wounds for which to achieve stable coverage. The orthopedic advances in lower extremity fracture management over the last 30 years have allowed a rethinking of the standard operative approach to close ... Read more >>

Wounds (Wounds : a compendium of clinical research and practice)
[2016, 28(11):387-394]

Cited: 4 times

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Management of Open Distal Lower Extremity Wounds With Exposed Tendons Using Porcine Urinary Bladder Matrix.

Scott E Geiger, Olivier A Deigni, John Tracy Watson, Bruce A Kraemer,

Open wounds of the distal third of the leg and foot with an exposed tendon present a challenge in wound management and in attaining stable, durable coverage. The mobility of the tendon often leads to chronic inflammation that impedes wound closure, while the desiccation of the exposed tendon leads to ... Read more >>

Wounds (Wounds : a compendium of clinical research and practice)
[2016, 28(9):306-316]

Cited: 8 times

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Kidney Cancer in Rural Illinois: Lower Incidence Yet Higher Mortality Rates.

Daniel J Sadowski, Scott W Geiger, Georgia S Mueller, Whitney E Zahnd, Shaheen R Alanee, Kevin T McVary,

<h4>Objective</h4>To determine if rural status was associated with kidney and renal pelvis cancer (KCa) incidence and mortality in Illinois while controlling for known KCa risk factors and access to care variables.<h4>Materials and methods</h4>Age-adjusted KCa incidence rates from 1991 to 2010 were calculated from Illinois State Cancer Registry data. Age-adjusted KCa ... Read more >>

Urology (Urology)
[2016, 94:90-95]

Cited: 5 times

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War wounds: lessons learned from Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Scott Geiger, Frank McCormick, Richard Chou, Amy G Wandel,

<h4>Background</h4>This study reports the experience of the plastic surgery department at Naval Medical Center San Diego in treating wounds resulting from combat during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Introduction of new technology and modification of medical treatments have emerged to provide greater success in preserving life and limb.<h4>Methods</h4>The authors conducted a retrospective ... Read more >>

Plast Reconstr Surg (Plastic and reconstructive surgery)
[2008, 122(1):146-153]

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