Major K Lee

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Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Veteran's Administration Medical Center
Department: Surgery

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Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 4 Silverstein
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.Ph. (molecular biology)
University of Pittsburgh , 1999.
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2006.
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Selected Publications

Lee MK IV: How should I approach post-pancreatectomy hemorrhage? Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and Transplant Surgery: Practical Management of Dilemmas. Chu QD, Vollmer CM, Zibari G, Orloff S, Williams M, Gimenez M (eds.). Philadelphia: WB Saunders Elsevier, 2018 (in press).

Maggino L, Malleo G, Bassi C, Allegrini V, McMillan MT, Borin A, Chen B, Drebin JA, Ecker BL, Fraker DL, Lee MK, Paiella S, Roses RE, Salvia R, Vollmer CM Jr: Decoding grade B pancreatic fistula: A clinical and economical analysis and subclassification proposal. Annals of Surgery Jan. 12 2018 (Epub) Notes: doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002673.

Maggino L, Malleo G, Bassi C, Allegrini V, Beane JD, Beckman RM, Chen B, Dickson EJ, Drebin JA, Ecker BL, Fraker DL, House MG, Jamieson NB, Javed AA, Kowalsky SJ, Lee MK, McMillan MT, Roses RE, Salvia R, Valero V 3rd, Velu LKP, Wolfgang CL, Zureikat AH, Vollmer CM Jr: Identification of an optimal cut-off for drain fluid amylase on postoperative day 1 for predicting clinically relevant fistula after distal pancreatectomy: A multi-institutional analysis and external validation. Annals of Surgery Sept. 21 2017 (Epub) Notes: doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002532.

Ecker BL, Vining CC, Roses RE, Maggino L, Lee MK, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Vollmer CM Jr, Datta J: Identification of patients for adjuvant therapy after resection of carcinoma of the extrahepatic bile ducts: A propensity score-matched analysis. Annals of Surgical Oncology 24(13): 3926-3933, Dec. 2017 Notes: (Epub Sept. 26, 2017).

McMillan MT, Malleo G, Bassi C, Allegrini V, Casetti L, Drebin JA, Esposito A, Landoni L, Lee MK, Pulvirenti A, Roses RE, Salvia R, Vollmer CM: Multicenter, prospective trial of selective drain management for pancreatoduodenectomy using risk stratification. Annals of Surgery 265(6): 1209-1218, June 2017 Notes: (Epub June 2016).

Ecker BL, McMillan MT, Datta J, Lee MK, Karakousis GC, Vollmer CM Jr, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Roses RE: 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 15 2017 Notes: (Epub Nov. 7, 2016).

Newton AD, Predina J, Mizelle J, Connolly C, Dunbar A, Baldassari M, Drebin JA, Singhal S, Lee MK: Intraoperative near-infrared imaging with second window indocyanine green for pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 4(Suppl 1): S193, 2017.

Lee MK IV, Vollmer CM Jr. : Postcholecystectomy problems. Blumgart's Surgery of the Liver, Biliary Tract, & Pancreas. Jarnagin WR (eds.). Philadelphia: WB Saunders Elsevier, Page: 633-641, 2017 Notes: Section I, Chap. 38.

McMillan MT, Ecker BL, Behrman SW, Callery MP, Christein JD, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Kent TS, Lee MK, Roses RE, Sprys MH, Vollmer CM Jr: Externalized stents for pancreatoduodenectomy provide value only in high-risk scenarios. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 20(12): 2052-2062, Dec. 2016 Notes: (Epub Oct. 11, 2016).

Hoffman RL, Bryant B, Allen SR, Lee MK, Aarons CB, Kelz RR: Using community outreach to explore health-related beliefs and improve surgeon-patient engagement. Journal of Surgical Research 206(2): 411-417, Dec. 2016 Notes: (Epub Aug. 20, 2016).

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