Karen A. Chojnacki, MD, FACS

Karen A. Chojnacki, MD, FACS

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1100 Walnut Street
MOB, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8666
(215) 923-7957 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Perioperative Outcomes and Quality of Life after Repair of Recurrent Hiatal Hernia Are Compromised Compared with Primary Repair
  2. Preoperative anemia: a common finding that predicts worse outcomes in patients undergoing primary hiatal hernia repair
  3. Comprehensive Multicenter Graduate Surgical Education Initiative Incorporating Entrustable Professional Activities, Continuous Quality Improvement Cycles, and a Web-Based Platform to Enhance Teaching and Learning
  4. Increasing resident utilization and recognition of the critical view of safety during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a pilot study from an academic medical center
  5. Do female surgeons learn or teach differently?
  6. A taxonomy of perioperative surgical learning: Trending resident skill acquisition
  7. Long-term functional outcomes of laparoscopic resection for gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors
  8. Dr. Mary Edwards Walker: years ahead of her time
  9. Minimally invasive esophagectomy provides significant survival advantage compared with open or hybrid esophagectomy for patients with cancers of the esophagus and gastroesophageal junction
  10. Grit: A marker of residents at risk for attrition?
  11. Abdominal distension in a middle-aged woman
  12. Gastroduodenal intussusception of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST): Case report and review of the literature
  13. Major perioperative morbidity does not affect long-term survival in patients undergoing esophagectomy for cancer of the esophagus or gastroesophageal junction
  14. Combined hepatic arterial embolization and hepatic ablation for unresectable colorectal metastases to the liver
  15. Robot-assisted minimally invasive esophagectomy is equivalent to thoracoscopic minimally invasive esophagectomy
  16. Massive Portal Venous Air and Pneumatosis Intestinalis Associated with Cocaine-Induced Mesenteric Ischemia
  17. Laparoscopic approaches to gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors: An institutional review of 57 cases
  18. Oncologic efficacy is not compromised, and may be improved with minimally invasive esophagectomy
  19. Is gastrectomy safe in the elderly? A single institution review
  20. Optimal technical management of stump closure following distal pancreatectomy: A retrospective review of 215 cases