Robert E Roses, MD

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Associate Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Surgeon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Surgery

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Department of Surgery
3400 Spruce Street
4 Silverstein Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 662-2068
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, 1997.
Tufts School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 2003.
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Selected Publications

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 269(2): 337-343, Feb. 2019 Notes: Epub Sept. 21, 2017.

Concors SJ, Roses RE, Paulson EC: ASO Author Reflections: Hepatectomy and proctectomy for metastatic rectal cancer: Is a combined approach best for all patients? Annals of Surgical Oncology 26(12): 3980-3981, Nov. 2019 Notes: Epub July 29, 2019.

Concors SJ, Sinnamon AJ, Ecker BL, Metz DC, Vollmer CM, Fraker DL, Roses RE: The impact of surgery for metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor: A contemporary evaluation matching for chromogranin a level. HPB 22(1): 83-90, Jan. 2020 Notes: Epub June 22, 2019.

Seykora TF, Maggino L, Malleo G, Lee MK 4th, Roses R, Salvia R, Bassi C, Vollmer CM Jr.: Evolving the paradigm of early drain removal following pancreatoduodenectomy. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 23(1): 135-144, Jan. 2019 Notes: Epub Nov. 7, 2018.

Wachtel H, Bhandari S, Roses RE, Cohen DL, Trerotola SO, Fraker DL: Primary aldosteronism with nonlocalizing imaging. Surgery 165(1): 211-218, Jan. 2019 Notes: (Epub Nov. 7, 2018).

Concors SJ, Vining CM, Saur NM, Roses RE, Paulson EC: Combined proctectomy and hepatectomy for metastatic rectal cancer should be undertaken with caution: Results of a national cohort study. Annals of Surgical Oncology 26(12): 3972-3979, Nov 2019 Notes: Notes: Epub June 14, 2019.

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 269(6): 1146-1153, June 2019.

Kumar S, Katona BW, Long JM, Domchek S, Rustgi AK, Roses R, Ginsberg GG: Endoscopic ultrasound has limited utility in diagnosis of gastric cancer in carriers of CDH1 mutations. Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology 18(2): 505-508.e1, Feb. 2020 Notes: Epub May 8, 2019.

Azari FS, Roses RE: Management of early stage gastric and gastroesophageal junction malignancies. Surgical Clinics of North America 99(3): 439-456, June 2019 Notes: Epub Apr. 1, 2019.

Folkert IW, Roses RE: ASO Author Reflections: Revisiting risk of dissemination from small rectal neuroendocrine tumors. Annals of Surgical Oncology 27(3): 864-865, Mar. 2020 Notes: Epub Nov. 20, 2019.

Ajani JA, D'Amico TA, Bentrem DJ, Chao J, Corvera C, Das P, Denlinger CS, Enzinger PC, Fanta P, Farjah F, Gerdes H, Gibson M, Glasgow RE, Hayman JA, Hochwald S, Hofstetter WL, Ilson DH, Jaroszewski D, Johung KL, Keswani RN, Kleinberg LR, Leong S, Ly QP, Matkowskyj KA, McNamara M, Mulcahy MF, Paluri RK, Park H, Perry KA, Pimiento J, Poultsides GA, Roses R, Strong VE, Wiesner G, Willett CG, Wright CD, McMillian NR, Pluchino LA.: Esophageal and Esophagogastric Junction Cancers, Version 2.2019, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network 17(7): 855-883, July 1 2019.

Folkert IW, Sinnamon AJ, Concors SJ, Bennett BJ, Fraker DL, Mahmoud NN, Metz DC, Stashek KM, Roses RE: Grade is a dominant risk factor for metastasis in patients with rectal neuroendocrine tumors. Annals of Surgical Oncology 27(3): 855-863, Mar. 2020 Notes: Epub Nov. 7, 2019.

Datta J, Roses RE: Surgical management of adrenocortical carcinoma: An evidence-based approach. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America 25(1): 153-170, 2016 Notes: (Epub Oct. 31, 2015).

Wachtel H, Zaheer S, Shah PK, Trerotola SO, Karakousis GC, Roses RE, Cohen DL, Fraker DL: Role of adrenal vein sampling in primary aldosteronism: Impact of imaging, localization, and age. Journal of Surgical Oncology 113(5): 532-537, Apr. 2016 Notes: (Epub Jan. 21, 2016).

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 Jr: Multicenter, prospective trial of selective drain management for pancreatoduodenectomy using risk stratification. Annals of Surgery 265(6): 1209-1218, June 2017.

Ecker BL, Taylor L, Zhang PJ, Furth EE, Ginsberg GG, McMillan MT, Datta J, Czerniecki BJ, Roses RE: HER3 expression is a marker of tumor progression in premalignant lesions of the gastroesophageal junction. PLoS One 11(8): e0161781, Aug. 2016.

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).

Ecker BL, McMillan MT, Datta J, Dempsey DT, Karakousis GC, Fraker DL, Drebin JA, Mamtani R, Giantonio BJ, Roses RE: Lymph node evaluation and survival after curative-intent resection of duodenal adenocarcinoma: A matched cohort study. European Journal of Cancer 69: 135-141, Dec. 2016 Notes: (Epub Nov. 4, 2016).

Hobbs RD, Roses RE: Giant caudate lobe hemangioma. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 21(11): 1957-1958, Nov. 2017 Notes: [Case Report] (Epub June 21, 2017).

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).

Datta J, Ecker BE, Neuwirth M, Geha R, Fraker DL, Roses R, Karakousis G: Contemporary reappraisal of the efficacy of adjuvant chemotherapy in resected retroperitoneal sarcoma. Annals of Surgical Oncology 24(1 Suppl 1): S167, 2017.

Stashek KM, Tondon R, Shroff SG, Roses R, Furth EE, Metz DC: Neoplasia in patients with atrophic metaplastic autoimmune gastritis (AMAG): Screening and surveillance endoscopy should become standard of care. Gastroenterology 150(4 Suppl 1): S868, 2016.

Newton AD, Predina JD, Xia L, Roses RE, Karakousis GC, Dempsey DT, Williams NN, Kucharczuk JC, Singhal S: Surgical management of early-stage esophageal adenocarcinoma based on lymph node metastasis risk. Annals of Surgical Oncology 25(1): 318-325, Jan. 2018 Notes: (Epub Nov. 16, 2017).

Alvarez MJ, Subramaniam PS, Tang LH, Grunn A, Aburi M, Rieckhof G, Komissarova EV, Hagan EA, Bodei L, Clemons PA, Dela Cruz FS, Dhall D, Diolaiti D, Fraker DA, Ghavami A, Kaemmerer D, Karan C, Kidd M, Kim KM, Kim HC, Kunju LP, Langel Ü, Li Z, Lee J, Li H, LiVolsi V, Pfragner R, Rainey AR, Realubit RB, Remotti H, Regberg J, Roses R, Rustgi A, Sepulveda AR, Serra S, Shi C, Yuan X, Barberis M, Bergamaschi R, Chinnaiyan AM, Detre T, Ezzat S, Frilling A, Hommann M, Jaeger D, Kim MK, Knudsen BS, Kung AL, Leahy E, Metz DC, Milsom JW, Park YS, Reidy-Lagunes D, Schreiber S, Washington K, Wiedenmann B, Modlin I, Califano A: A precision oncology approach to the pharmacological targeting of mechanistic dependencies in neuroendocrine tumors. Nature Genetics 50(7): 979-989, July 2018 Notes: (Epub June 18, 2018).

Sinnamon AJ, Tong JKC, Bailey EA, Brown C, Colbert L, Murray S, Jackson BM, Roses RE: Prospective implementation of a standardized screening protocol for deep venous thrombosis in abdominal surgical oncology patients. Journal of Surgical Oncology 118(3): 568-573, Sept. 2018 Notes: (Epub Aug. 16, 2018).

Datta J, McMillan MT, Ecker BL, Karakousis GC, Mamtani R, Plastaras JP, Giantonio BJ, Drebin JA, Dempsey DT, Fraker DL, Roses RE: Implications of lymph node staging on selection of adjuvant therapy for gastric cancer in the United States: A propensity score-matched analysis. Annals of Surgery 263(2): 298-305, Feb. 2016.

Ecker BL, McMillan MT, Datta J, Mamtani R, Giantonio BJ, Dempsey DT, Fraker DL, Drebin JA, Karakousis GC, Roses RE: Efficacy of adjuvant chemotherapy for small bowel adenocarcinoma: A propensity score-matched analysis. Cancer 122(5): 693-701, Mar. 1 2016 Notes: (Epub Dec. 30, 2015).

Concors SJ, Sinnamon AJ, Folkert IW, Mahmoud NN, Fraker DL, Paulson EC, Roses RE: Predictors of metastases in rectal neuroendocrine tumor: Results of a national cohort study. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 61(12): 1372-1379, Dec. 2018.

Concors SJ, Ecker B, Sinnamon A, Fraker DL, Karakousis G, Vollmer CM, Roses R: Survival after surgery for metastatic small bowel compared to pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. Journal of Clinical Oncology 36(4 Suppl 1), 2018.

Mahmud N, Stashek K, Katona BW, Tondon R, Shroff SG, Roses R, Furth EE, Metz DC: The incidence of neoplasia in patients with autoimmune metaplastic atrophic gastritis: a renewed call for surveillance. Annals of Gastroenterology 32(1): 67-72, Jan./Feb. 2019 Notes: Epub Nov. 8, 2018.

Roses RE, Datta J, You YN: Defining the optimal treatment of locally advanced gastric cancer. American College of Surgeons Bulletin May 2019.

Chen B, Trudeau MT, Maggino L, Ecker BL, Keele LJ, DeMatteo RP, Drebin JA, Fraker DL, Lee MK 4th, Roses RE, Vollmer CM Jr: Defining the safety profile for performing pancreatoduodenectomy in the setting of hyperbilirubinemia. Annals of Surgical Oncology 27(5): 1595-1605, May 2020 Notes: Epub Nov. 5, 2019.

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