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Giorgos C Karakousis, MD

Giorgos C Karakousis, MD

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Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Surgery

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Division of Endocrine & Oncologic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce St., 4 Silverstein
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2083
Fax: 215-662-7476
BS, MS (Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry)
Yale University, 1996.
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2001.
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Selected Publications

Ecker Brett L, McMillan Matthew T, Datta Jashodeep, Lee Major K, Karakousis Giorgos C, Vollmer Charles M, Drebin Jeffrey A, Fraker Douglas L, Roses Robert E: Adjuvant chemotherapy versus chemoradiotherapy in the management of patients with surgically resected duodenal adenocarcinoma: A propensity score-matched analysis of a nationwide clinical oncology database. Cancer 123(6): 967-976, May 2017.

Huang Alexander C, Postow Michael A, Orlowski Robert J, Mick Rosemarie, Bengsch Bertram, Manne Sasikanth, Xu Wei, Harmon Shannon, Giles Josephine R, Wenz Brandon, Adamow Matthew, Kuk Deborah, Panageas Katherine S, Carrera Cristina, Wong Phillip, Quagliarello Felix, Wubbenhorst Bradley, D'Andrea Kurt, Pauken Kristen E, Herati Ramin S, Staupe Ryan P, Schenkel Jason M, McGettigan Suzanne, Kothari Shawn, George Sangeeth M, Vonderheide Robert H, Amaravadi Ravi K, Karakousis Giorgos C, Schuchter Lynn M, Xu Xiaowei, Nathanson Katherine L, Wolchok Jedd D, Gangadhar Tara C, Wherry E John: T-cell invigoration to tumour burden ratio associated with anti-PD-1 response. Nature Apr 2017.

Karakousis Giorgos, Gimotty Phyllis A, Bartlett Edmund K, Sim Myung-Shin, Neuwirth Madalyn G, Fraker Douglas, Czerniecki Brian J, Faries Mark B: Thin Melanoma with Nodal Involvement: Analysis of Demographic, Pathologic, and Treatment Factors with Regard to Prognosis. Annals of surgical oncology 24(4): 952-959, Apr 2017.

Bailey Elizabeth A, Hoffman Rebecca L, Wirtalla Christopher, Karakousis Giorgos, Kelz Rachel R: Development and validation of a prediction model for patients discharged to post-acute care after colorectal cancer surgery. Surgery 161(4): 1049-1057, Apr 2017.

Ecker Brett L, Peters Madalyn G, McMillan Matthew T, Sinnamon Andrew J, Zhang Paul J, Kelz Rachel R, Roses Robert E, Drebin Jeffrey A, Fraker Douglas L, Karakousis Giorgos C: Implications of Lymph Node Evaluation in the Management of Resectable Soft Tissue Sarcoma. Annals of surgical oncology 24(2): 425-433, Feb 2017.

Sinnamon AJ, Neuwirth MG, McMillan MT, Ecker BL, Bartlett EK, Zhang PJ, Kelz RR, Fraker DL, Roses RE, Karakousis GC: A prognostic model for resectable soft tissue and cutaneous angiosarcoma. Journal of Surgical Oncology July 4 2016 (Epub ahead of print).

Neuwirth MG, Bartlett EK, Roses RE, Fraker DL, Kelz RR, Karakousis GC: Obesity is not associated with increased morbidity in patients undergoing cytoreductive surgery with intraperitoneal chemotherapy. Journal of Surgical Oncology July 7 2016 (Epub ahead of print).

Ecker B L, McMillan M T, Datta J, Dempsey D T, Karakousis G C, Fraker D L, Drebin J A, Mamtani R, Giantonio B J, Roses R E: Lymph node evaluation and survival after curative-intent resection of duodenal adenocarcinoma: A matched cohort study. European journal of cancer (Oxford, England : 1990) 69: 135-141, Dec 2016.

Neuwirth Madalyn G, Bartlett Edmund K, Newton Andrew D, Fraker Douglas L, Kelz Rachel R, Roses Robert E, Karakousis Giorgos C: Morbidity and mortality after total splenectomy for lymphoid neoplasms. The Journal of surgical research 205(1): 155-62, Sep 2016.

Lu H, Liu S, Zhang G, Kwong LN, Zhu Y, Miller JP, Hu Y, Zhong W, Zeng J, Wu L, Krepler C, Sproesser K, Xiao M, Xu W, Karakousis GC, Schuchter LM, Field J, Zhang PJ, Herlyn M, Xu X, Guo W: Oncogenic BRAF-mediated melanoma cell invasion. Cell Reports May 18 2016 Notes: (Epub ahead of print).

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Last updated: 04/12/2017
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