• Kirby I Bland, M.D. is a Professor of Surgical Oncology and Chair Emeritus of UAB's Department of Surgery and provides leadership to the Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Bland is internationally renowned for his contributions to surgical oncology and for his distinguished career as a general surgeon, researcher and editor.

    Dr. Bland's research influence is far reaching. He has been a Principal Investigator/Program Leader of the Cancer Center's National Institute of Health's SPORE (Specialized Program of Research Excellence) on two prior cycles and continues to be the Principal Investigator on UAB's NIH T-32 Training Grant in Surgical Oncology. His scientific focus and research remains that of targeted therapies and chemoprevention of breast cancer with the intent for advancement of innovation and translational science in clinical trials for breast cancer and melanoma.

    Dr. Bland is a sought after speaker; presenting at medical schools and teaching universities around the country as well as serving the local community.

    He is the author or co-author of almost 600 journal publications, author or editor of 44 textbooks, including the largest selling book on breast diseases, The Breast: Comprehensive Management of Benign and Malignant Diseases. Dr. Bland is currently an active editorial board member of 12 scientific peer-reviewed journals. Since January of 2005, he has served as the editor-in-chief of The American Journal of Surgery.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2019 Fluorescence Imaging of Nerves during Surgery 2019
    2018 Treatment patterns for ductal carcinoma in situ with close or positive mastectomy margins 2018
    2018 The Founding Fathers vs Jerome Cochran: Organization and Development of the Southern Surgical and Gynecological Association in Birmingham 2018
    2016 Translation of a tissue-selective rexinoid, UAB30, to the clinic for breast cancer prevention 2016
    2016 Key tenets of effective surgery leadership perspectives from the society of surgical chairs mentorship sessions 2016
    2016 ERBB2 mutation is associated with a worse prognosis in patients with CDH1 altered invasive lobular cancer of the breast 2016
    2015 Conformationally Defined Rexinoids and Their Efficacy in the Prevention of Mammary Cancers 2015
    2015 Discussion 2015
    2015 Laparoscopic fluorescent visualization of the ureter with intravenous IRDye800CW 2015
    2015 The ERRor of our ways: Estrogen-related receptors are about energy, not hormones, and are potential new targets for trauma and shock 2015
    2015 The status of contemporary image-guided modalities in oncologic surgery 2015
    2014 Global molecular changes in rat livers treated with RXR agonists: a comparison using transcriptomics and proteomics 2014
    2014 Use of monoclonal antibody-IRDye800CW bioconjugates in the resection of breast cancer 2014
    2014 A 100% departmental mortality review improves observed-to-expected mortality ratios and University HealthSystem Consortium rankings 2014
    2014 Discussion 2014
    2014 Discussion 2014
    2014 L-Methionine inhibits growth of human pancreatic cancer cells 2014
    2013 Effects on gene expression in rat liver after administration of RXR Agonists: UAB30, 4-Methyl-UAB30, and Targretin (Bexarotene)s 2013
    2012 Invited commentary 2012
    2012 A proposal for enhancing the general surgical workforce and access to surgical care 2012
    2012 Survival prediction for patients with colorectal carcinoma incorporating tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte grade 2012
    2012 Current management and treatment strategies for breast cancer 2012
    2011 Composite cutaneous atypical vascular lesion and Langerhans cell histiocytosis after radiation for breast carcinoma: Can radiation induce Langerhans cell histiocytosis? 2011
    2011 Erratum: Comparative effectiveness research: Relative and efficient outcomes in surgery patients (Annals of Surgery (2011) 254:6 (550)) 2011
    2011 Comparative effectiveness research: Relative and efficient outcomes in surgery patients 2011
    2011 Preserving surgical academia in the centenary of the Flexnerian Academic Health Center 2011
    2011 Commentary on "Bile salts differentially sensitize esophageal squamous cells to CD95 (Fas/Apo-1 receptor) mediated apoptosis" 2011
    2011 Discussion 2011
    2011 L-methionine-induced alterations in molecular signatures in MCF-7 and LNCaP cancer cells 2011
    2011 William Hunter Harridge Lecture: Contemporary management of pre-invasive and early breast cancer 2011
    2011 Injection site mass following sentinel node biopsy for breast cancer 2011
    2011 Accuracy of breast magnetic resonance imaging in predicting pathologic response in patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy 2011
    2011 The University of Alabama at Birmingham: School of Medicine and Department of Surgery 2011
    2010 Erratum: The PI3K/Akt pathway mediates the nongenomic cardioprotective effects of estrogen following trauma-hemorrhage (Annals of Surgery (2007) 245:6 (971-7)) 2010
    2010 Discussions 2010
    2010 Pilot trial of preoperative (Neoadjuvant) letrozole in combination with bevacizumab in postmenopausal women with newly diagnosed estrogen receptor-or progesterone receptor-positive breast cancer 2010
    2010 Salutary effects of 17β-estradiol on Peyer's patch T cell functions following trauma-hemorrhage 2010
    2010 Consensus statement on the adoption of the COPE guidelines 2010
    2010 Consensus statement on the adoption of the COPE guidelines 2010
    2010 Suppression by L-methionine of cell cycle progression in LNCaP and MCF-7 cells but not benign cells 2010
    2010 Recurrent Retroperitoneal Sarcoma: Impact of Biology and Therapy on Outcomes 2010
    2010 Corrigendum to "Anti-rat soluble IL-6 receptor antibody down-regulates cardiac IL-6 and improves cardiac function following trauma-hemorrhage" [J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol. 42 (2007) 620-630] (DOI:10.1016/j.yjmcc.2006.12.004) 2010
    2010 Corrigendum to "Mechanism of IL-6-mediated cardiac dysfunction following trauma-hemorrhage" [J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol. 40 (2006) 570-579] (DOI:10.1016/j.yjmcc.2006.01.008) 2010
    2010 Mechanism of the anti-inflammatory effect of 17β-estradiol on brain following trauma-hemorrhage 2010
    2010 The Operating Room Dashboard 2010
    2009 Trauma-hemorrhage and hypoxia differentially influence kupffer cell phagocytic capacity: Role of hypoxia-inducible-factor-1α and phosphoinositide 3-kinase/akt activation 2009
    2009 Anosmin-1 involved in neuronal cell migration is hypoxia inducible and cancer regulated 2009
    2009 Erratum: Mechanism of estrogen-mediated improvement in cardiac function after trauma-hemorrhage: p38-dependent normalization of cardiac Akt phosphorylation and glycogen levels (Shock (2008) 30 (372-378)) 2009
    2009 Epithelial transformation by KLF4 requires Notch1 but not canonical Notch1 signaling 2009
    2009 Cellular mechanisms of injury after major trauma 2009
    2009 Specimen radiographs assist in identifying and assessing resection margins of occult breast carcinomas 2009
    2009 Discussion 2009
    2009 Discussion 2009
    2009 Discussion 2009
    2009 Discussion 2009
    2009 In defense of general surgery: Rewards, threats, and challenges 2009
    2009 Mechanism of hepatoprotection in proestrus female rats following trauma-hemorrhage: Heme oxygenase-1-derived normalization of hepatic inflammatory responses 2009
    2009 Pharmacologic Prophylaxis Against Venous Thromboembolic Complications Is Not Mandatory for All Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Procedures 2009
    2009 Mechanism of the salutary effects of estrogen on Kupffer cell phagocytic capacity following trauma-hemorrhage: Pivotal role of Akt activation 2009
    2009 Role of extracellular signal-regulated protein kinase (ERK) in 17β-estradiol-mediated attenuation of lung injury after trauma-hemorrhage 2009
    2009 Effect of interleukin-15 on depressed splenic dendritic cell functions following trauma-hemorrhage 2009
    2009 Mechanism of salutary effects of estrogen on cardiac function following trauma-hemorrhage: Akt-dependent HO-1 up-regulation 2009
    2009 Suppression of activation and costimulatory signaling in splenic CD4 + T cells after trauma-hemorrhage reduces t-cell function: A mechanism of post-traumatic immune suppression 2009
    2008 Activation of endoplasmic reticulum stress response following trauma-hemorrhage 2008
    2008 Estradiol's salutary effects on keratinocytes following trauma-hemorrhage are mediated by estrogen receptor (ER)-α and ER-β 2008
    2008 Estrogen prevents intestinal inflammation after trauma-hemorrhage via downregulation of angiotensin II and angiotensin II subtype I receptor 2008
    2008 Estrogen: A novel therapeutic adjunct for the treatment of trauma-hemorrhage-induced immunological alterations (Molecular Medicine (2008) 14, 3-4, (213-221)) 2008
    2008 Mechanism of estrogen-mediated improvement in cardiac function after trauma-hemorrhage: p38-dependent normalization of cardiac Akt phosphorylation and glycogen levels 2008
    2008 Selective inhibition of iNOS attenuates trauma-hemorrhage/resuscitation- induced hepatic injury 2008
    2008 Mechanism of estrogen-mediated intestinal protection following trauma-hemorrhage: P38 MAPKdependent upregulation of HO-1 (American Journal of Physiology- Regulatory Integrative Comparative Physiology (2008) 294, (R1829-R1831) DOI: 10.1152/ajpregu.00112.2008) 2008
    2008 Discussion 2008
    2008 Estrogen ameliorates trauma-hemorrhage-induced lung injury via endothelial nitric oxide synthase-dependent activation of protein kinase G 2008
    2008 Flutamide protects against trauma-hemorrhage-induced liver injury via attenuation of the inflammatory response, oxidative stress, and apopotosis 2008
    2008 Discussion 2008
    2008 The role of estrogen receptor subtypes on hepatic neutrophil accumulation following trauma-hemorrhage: Direct modulation of CINC-1 production by Kupffer cells 2008
    2008 Discussion 2008
    2008 Hyperparathyroidism and vitamin D deficiency after laparoscopic gastric bypass 2008
    2008 p38 MAPK-dependent eNOS upregulation is critical for 17β-estradiol- mediated cardioprotection following trauma-hemorrhage 2008
    2008 Durable Improvements in Efficiency, Safety, and Satisfaction in the Operating Room 2008
    2008 Mitogen activated protein kinase (MAPK) mediates non-genomic pathway of estrogen on T cell cytokine production following trauma-hemorrhage 2008
    2008 Optimization of conditionally replicative adenovirus for pancreatic cancer and its evaluation in an orthotopic murine xenograft model 2008
    2008 Estrogen-mediated activation of non-genomic pathway improves macrophages cytokine production following trauma-hemorrhage 2008
    2008 Estrogen: A novel therapeutic adjunct for the treatment of trauma-hemorrhage-induced immunological alterations 2008
    2008 Trauma-hemorrhage inhibits splenic dendritic cell proinflammatory cytokine production via a mitogen-activated protein kinase process 2008
    2008 Prognostic factors and preoperative radiation therapy associated with sphincter preservation in patients with resectable rectal cancer 2008
    2008 17β-Estradiol's salutary effects on splenic dendritic cell functions following trauma-hemorrhage are mediated via estrogen receptor-α 2008
    2008 Commentary on Itani's Presidential Address 2008
    2008 Editorial on "Radioguided occult lesion localization (ROLL) versus wire-guided lumpectomy for non-palpable breast lesions: A randomized prospective evaluation" by Medina-Franco H, et al. 2008
    2008 Mechanism of estrogen-mediated intestinal protection following trauma-hemorrhage: p38 MAPK-dependent upregulation of HO-1 2008
    2007 Trauma and immune response-Effect of gender differences 2007
    2007 Mechanism of salutary effects of finasteride on post-traumatic immune/inflammatory response: Upregulation of estradiol synthesis 2007
    2007 Mechanism of estrogen-mediated attenuation of hepatic injury following trauma-hemorrhage: Akt-dependent HO-1 up-regulation 2007
    2007 Estrogen receptor-α predominantly mediates the salutary effects of 17β-estradiol on splenic macrophages following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 Mechanism of the nongenomic effects of estrogen on intestinal myeloperoxidase activity following trauma-hemorrhage: Up-regulation of the PI-3K/Akt pathway 2007
    2007 Metabolic modulators following trauma sepsis: Sex hormones 2007
    2007 17β-Estradiol normalizes Toll receptor 4, mitogen activated protein kinases and inflammatory response in epidermal keratinocytes following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 Discussion 2007
    2007 Discussion 2007
    2007 Role of p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway in estrogen-mediated cardioprotection following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 The PI3K/Akt pathway mediates the nongenomic cardioprotective effects of estrogen following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 The role of estrogen receptor subtypes in ameliorating hepatic injury following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 Downregulation of TLR4-dependent ATP production is critical for estrogen-mediated immunoprotection in Kupffer cells following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 Downregulation of migration inhibitory factor is critical for estrogen-mediated attenuation of lung tissue damage following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 Erratum: Mitochondria play an important role in 17β-estradiol attenuation of H2O2-induced rat endothelial cell apoptosis (American Journal of Physiology Endocrinology and Metabolism (2007) 292 (E585-E593)) 2007
    2007 Incorporating Laparoscopic Fellowship Does Not Increase Morbidity or Mortality in a University-Based Bariatric Practice 2007
    2007 Past and Contemporary Contributions to Cancer Therapy by Fellows of the Southern Surgical Association 2007
    2007 Surgical treatment of pancreatic endocrine neoplasms 2007
    2007 TLR4 regulates Kupffer cell chemokine production, systemic inflammation and lung neutrophil infiltration following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 17β-Estradiol downregulates Kupffer cell TLR4-dependent p38 MAPK pathway and normalizes inflammatory cytokine production following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 Consensus statement on mandatory registration of clinical trials 2007
    2007 17β-Estradiol inhibits keratinocyte-derived chemokine production following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 Concerning trends and outcomes for National Institutes of Health funding of cancer research 2007
    2007 Flutamide attenuates pro-inflammatory cytokine production and hepatic injury following trauma-hemorrhage via estrogen receptor-related pathway 2007
    2007 Methionine inhibits cellular growth dependent on the p53 status of cells 2007
    2007 Mitochondria play an important role in 17β-estradiol attenuation of H2O2-induced rat endothelial cell apoptosis 2007
    2007 17β-Estradiol modulates vasoconstriction induced by endothelin-1 following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 Anti-rat soluble IL-6 receptor antibody down-regulates cardiac IL-6 and improves cardiac function following trauma-hemorrhage 2007
    2007 Characteristics and treatment of metaplastic breast cancer: Analysis of 892 cases from the national cancer data base 2007
    2007 Liver cytokine production and ICAM-1 expression following bone fracture, tissue trauma, and hemorrhage in middle-aged mice 2007
    2007 Young and middle-age associated differences in cytokeratin expression after bone fracture, tissue trauma, and hemorrhage 2007
    2006 Estrus cycle: Influence on cardiac function following trauma-hemorrhage 2006
    2006 Erratum: Trauma-hemorrhage induces depressed splenic dendritic cell functions in mice (Journal of Immunology (2006) 177 (4514-4520)) 2006
    2006 Discussion 2006
    2006 Discussion 2006
    2006 Discussion 2006
    2006 Lidocaine depresses splenocyte immune functions following trauma-hemorrhage in mice 2006
    2006 Trauma-hemorrhage induces depressed splenic dendritic cell functions in mice 2006
    2006 Maintenance of lung myeloperoxidase activity in proestrus females after trauma-hemorrhage: Upregulation of heme oxygenase-1 2006
    2006 Src family kinases regulate p38 MAPK-mediated IL-6 production in Kupffer cells following hypoxia 2006
    2006 Upregulation of mitochondrial respiratory complex IV by estrogen receptor-β is critical for inhibiting mitochondrial apoptotic signaling and restoring cardiac functions following trauma-hemorrhage 2006
    2006 17β-estradiol administration following trauma-hemorrhage prevents the increase in Kupffer cell cytokine production and MAPK activation predominately via estrogen receptor-α 2006
    2006 Editor's note regarding AWS career development resource materials 2006
    2006 Preoperative radiation therapy with selective dose escalation to the margin at risk for retroperitoneal sarcoma 2006
    2006 Androstenediol administration after trauma-hemorrhage attenuates inflammatory response, reduces organ damage, and improves survival following sepsis 2006
    2006 A role of PPAR-γ in androstenediol-mediated salutary effects on cardiac function following trauma-hemorrhage 2006
    2006 Discussions 2006
    2006 Efficacy of new retinoids in the prevention of mammary cancers and correlations with short-term biomarkers 2006
    2006 Inhibition of cardiac PGC-1α expression abolishes ERβ agonist-mediated cardioprotection following trauma-hemorrhage 2006
    2006 Discussions 2006
    2006 Androstenediol ameliorates alterations in immune cells cytokine production capacity in a two-hit model of trauma-hemorrhage and sepsis 2006
    2006 MyD88 and Src are differentially regulated in Kupffer cells of males and proestrus females following hypoxia 2006
    2006 Estradiol improves cardiac and hepatic function after trauma-hemorrhage: Role of enhanced heat shock protein expression 2006
    2006 Cyclooxygenase-2 expression and clinical outcome in gastrointestinal stromal tumors 2006
    2006 Flutamide restores cardiac function after trauma-hemorrhage via an estrogen-dependent pathway through upregulation of PGC-1 2006
    2006 Gender and susceptibility to sepsis following trauma 2006
    2006 Mechanism of IL-6-mediated cardiac dysfunction following trauma-hemorrhage 2006
    2006 Mechanism of cardioprotection following trauma-hemorrhagic shock by a selective estrogen receptor-β agonist: Up-regulation of cardiac heat shock factor-1 and heat shock proteins 2006
    2006 Neoadjuvant and adjuvant therapy for rectal cancer 2006
    2005 Accuracy of intraoperative gross examination of surgical margin status in women undergoing partial mastectomy for breast malignancy 2005
    2005 Cecal ligation and puncture 2005
    2005 Gender differences in acute response to trauma-hemorrhage 2005
    2005 PGC-1 upregulation via estrogen receptors: A common mechanism of salutary effects of estrogen and flutamide on heart function after trauma-hemorrhage 2005
    2005 Added cancer yield of MRI in screening the contralateral breast of women recently diagnosed with breast cancer: Results from the International Breast Magnetic Resonance Consortium (IBMC) trial. Commentary 2005
    2005 Current understanding of gender dimorphism in hepatic pathophysiology 2005
    2005 Role of thromboxane in producing hepatic injury during hepatic stress 2005
    2005 Salutary effects of androstenediol on hepatic function after trauma-hemorrhage are mediated via peroxisome proliferators-activated receptor gamma 2005
    2005 Treatment trends in early-stage invasive lobular carcinoma: A report from the National Cancer Data Base 2005
    2005 Mechanism of salutary effects of estradiol on organ function after trauma-hemorrhage: Upregulation of heme oxygenase 2005
    2005 Mechanism responsible for the salutary effects of flutamide on cardiac performance after trauma-hemorrhagic shock: Upregulation of cardiomyocyte estrogen receptors 2005
    2005 Clinicopathologic factors associated with false-negative sentinel lymph-node biopsy in breast cancer 2005
    2005 Tumor-associated down-regulation of 15-lipoxygenase-1 is reversed by celecoxib in colorectal cancer 2005
    2005 Mouse genetic background influences severity of immune responses following trauma-hemorrhage 2005
    2005 E1A-F is overexpressed early in human colorectal neoplasia and associated with cyclooxygenase-2 and matrix metalloproteinase-7 2005
    2005 Gender differences in small intestinal perfusion following trauma hemorrhage: The role of endothelin-1 2005
    2005 Impact of obesity on resource utilization for general surgical procedures 2005
    2005 Inhibition of IL-18 reduces myeloperoxidase activity and prevents edema in intestine following alcohol and burn injury 2005
    2005 Transgenic prolactin-/- mice: Effect of trauma-hemorrhage on splenocyte functions 2005
    2005 Alcohol ingestion before burn injury decreases splanchnic blood flow and oxygen delivery 2005
    2005 Mechanism of salutary effects of androstenediol on hepatic function after trauma-hemorrhage: Role of endothelial and inducible nitric oxide synthase 2005
    2005 A salute to the Journal's former Editor-in-Chief, Hiram C. Polk, Jr., M.D. 2005
    2005 Brief communication of the Residency Review Committee-Surgery (RRC-S) on residents' surgical volume in general surgery 2005
    2005 Hiram Polk and The American Journal of Surgery 2005
    2005 Learning to operate in a restricted duty hours environment 2005
    2004 Are minimally invasive techniques for ablation of breast cancer ready for "prime time"? 2004
    2004 Insights into the role of interleukin-6 in the induction of hepatic injury after trauma-hemorrhagic shock 2004
    2004 Splenectomy differentially influences immune responses in various tissue compartments of the body 2004
    2004 Mechanism of cardiac depression after trauma-hemorrhage: Increased cardiomyocyte IL-6 and effect of sex steroids on IL-6 regulation and cardiac function 2004
    2004 The role of the mitochondrion in trauma and shock 2004
    2004 Estradiol's effect on portal response to endothelin-1 after trauma-hemorrhage 2004
    2004 Salutary effects of androstenediol on cardiac function and splanchnic perfusion after trauma-hemorrhage 2004
    2004 The effect of inhibition of a major cell signaling pathway following trauma hemorrhage on hepatic injury and interleukin 6 levels 2004
    2004 Are the immune responses different in middle-aged and young mice following bone fracture, tissue trauma and hemorrhage? 2004
    2004 Alpha1-acid-glycoprotein protects against trauma-hemorrhagic shock 2004
    2004 Molecular detection of micrometastatic breast cancer in histopathology-negative axillary lymph nodes correlates with traditional predictors of prognosis: An interim analysis of a prospective multi-institutional cohort study 2004
    2004 Role of IL-10 in regulating proinflammatory cytokine release by Kupffer cells following trauma-hemorrhage 2004
    2004 Re: Axillary Staging Using Positron Emission Tomography in Breast Cancer Patients Qualifying for Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy 2004
    2004 Nuclear Localization of KLF4 Is Associated with An Aggressive Phenotype in Early-Stage Breast Cancer 2004
    2004 Enhancing the Clinical Skills of Surgical Residents Through Structured Cancer Education 2004
    2004 Gender differences in small intestinal endothelial function: Inhibitory role of androgens 2004
    2004 Sex steroid-mediated regulation of macrophage/monocyte function in a two-hit model of trauma-hemorrhage and sepsis 2004
    2004 The art of mentoring: Dragstedt and Woodward. 2004
    2003 Laparoscopic adrenalectomy and splenectomy are safe and reduce hospital stay and charges 2003
    2003 Radio-frequency ablation in cirrhotic patients with hepatocellular carcinoma 2003
    2003 Recent insights into angiogenesis, apoptosis, invasion, and metastasis in colorectal carcinoma 2003
    2003 Results of long-term follow-up for transanal excision for rectal cancer 2003
    2003 Role of thromboxane in producing portal hypertension following trauma-hemorrhage 2003
    2003 Sex Differences in Hepatic Heme Oxygenase Expression and Activity Following Trauma and Hemorrhagic Shock 2003
    2003 9cUAB30, an RXR specific retinoid, and/or tamoxifen in the prevention of methylnitrosourea-induced mammary cancers 2003
    2003 The recruitment of medical students to careers in general surgery: Emphasis on the first and second years of medical education 2003
    2003 Conformationally defined retinoic acid analogues. 5. Large-scale synthesis and mammary cancer chemopreventive activity for (2E,4E,6Z,8E)-8-(3′,4′-dihydro-1′(2′H) -naphthalen-1′-ylidene)-3,7-dimethyl-2,4,6-octatrienoic acid (9cUAB30) 2003
    2003 Cellular, molecular and sexual dimorphic response to trauma-hemorrhage 2003
    2003 Immunomodulatory effects of dehydroepiandrosterone in proestrus female mice after trauma-hemorrhage 2003
    2003 Administration of progesterone after trauma and hemorrhagic shock prevents hepatocellular injury 2003
    2003 Androgen-mediated modulation of macrophage function after trauma-hemorrhage: Central role of 5α-dihydrotestosterone 2003
    2003 Factors influencing selection of surgical specialty 2003
    2003 Mechanism for normal splenic T lymphocyte functions in proestrus females after trauma: Enhanced local synthesis of 17β-estradiol 2003
    2003 Differential alterations in intestinal permeability after trauma-hemorrhage 2003
    2003 Gender dimorphic tissue perfusion response after acute hemorrhage and resuscitation: Role of vascular endothelial cell function 2003
    2003 Progesterone administration after trauma and hemorrhagic shock improves cardiovascular responses 2003
    2003 Differential responses by pancreatic carcinoma cell lines to prolonged exposure to Erbitux (IMC-C225) anti-EGFR antibody 2003
    2003 Axillary Lymph Node Status, but Not Tumor Size, Predicts Locoregional Recurrence and Overall Survival after Mastectomy for Breast Cancer 2003
    2003 Endocrine targets in experimental shock. 2003
    2003 Effect of estradiol administration on splanchnic perfusion after trauma-hemorrhage and sepsis 2003
    2003 Failure of Routine Axillary Nodal Sampling to Predict Survival Outcomes in Lymph Node-Negative (NO) Breast Cancer 2003
    2003 Mechanism of the salutary effects of 17β-estradiol following trauma-hemorrhage: Direct downregulation of Kupffer cell proinflammatory cytokine production 2003
    2003 Annals of surgical oncology impact factor/rating has dramatically increased. 2003
    2003 Differential fluid regulation during and after soft tissue trauma and hemorrhagic shock in males and proestrus females. 2003
    2003 Immunoprotection in proestrus females following trauma-hemorrhage: The pivotal role of estrogen receptors 2003
    2003 Staging system for breast cancer: Revisions for the 6th edition of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual 2003
    2003 The prognosis of T3N0 colon cancer is dependent on the number of lymph nodes examined. 2003
    2003 Therapy for calciphylaxis: An outcome analysis 2003
    2003 Upregulation of hepatic prolactin receptor gene expression by 17β-estradiol following trauma-hemorrhage 2003
    2003 When is sentinel node biopsy for breast cancer contraindicated? 2003
    2002 Specific localisation of human cytomegalovirus nucleic acids and proteins in human colorectal cancer 2002
    2002 Gender dimorphism in immune responses following trauma and hemorrhage 2002
    2002 Alveolar macrophage activation after trauma-hemorrhage and sepsis is dependent on NF-κB and MAPK/ERK mechanisms 2002
    2002 Flutamide induces relaxation in large and small blood vessels 2002
    2002 The University of Alabama at Birmingham 2002
    2002 Lobular carcinoma in situ and invasive cancer: The management controversy 2002
    2002 Revision of the American Joint Committee on cancer staging system for breast cancer 2002
    2002 Biomarkers for breast cancer 2002
    2002 Transforming growth factor-α: A surrogate endpoint biomarker? 2002
    2002 Long-term complications of breast-conservation therapy: Can the incidence be reduced? 2002
    2002 Cyclooxygenase 2-mediated suppression of macrophage interleukin-12 production after thermal injury 2002
    2002 Decreased 5α-dihydrotestosterone catabolism suppresses T lymphocyte functions in males after trauma-hemorrhage 2002
    2002 Estrogen pretreatment protects males against hypoxia-induced immune depression 2002
    2002 Editorial commentary on scientific fraud 2002
    2002 Factors associated with local recurrence after skin-sparing mastectomy and immediate breast reconstruction for invasive breast cancer 2002
    2002 Tamoxifen (TMX)/Fas induced growth inhibition of human cholangiocarcinoma (HCC) by gamma interferon (IFN-γ) 2002
    2002 Contemporary trends in student selection of medical specialties: The potential impact on general surgery 2002
    2002 Female sex hormones regulate macrophage function after trauma-hemorrhage and prevent increased death rate from subsequent sepsis 2002
    2002 Estradiol administration improves splanchnic perfusion following trauma-hemorrhage and sepsis 2002
    2002 Estrogen action via the G protein-coupled receptor, GPR30: Stimulation of adenylyl cyclase and cAMP-mediated attenuation of the epidermal growth factor receptor-to-MAPK signaling axis 2002
    2002 Preservation of splenic immune functions by female sex hormones after trauma-hemorrhage 2002
    2002 Quercetin inhibits human vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation and migration 2002
    2002 Trauma-haemorrhage-induced alterations in thymic prolactin receptor expression: Implications in immune dysfunction 2002
    2002 Utilization of sentinel lymph node mapping to determine pathologic outcomes for patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy for locally advanced breast cancer 2002
    2001 17β-Estradiol normalizes immune responses in ovariectomized females after trauma-hemorrhage 2001
    2001 Resistance of macrophages to the suppressive effect of interleukin-10 following thermal injury 2001
    2001 Molecular biomarkers for breast cancer prognosis: Coexpression of c-erbB-2 and p53 2001
    2001 Gender differences in the inflammatory response and survival following haemorrhage and subsequent sepsis 2001
    2001 Attenuation of vascular endothelial dysfunction by testosterone receptor blockade after trauma and hemorrhagic shock 2001
    2001 Characteristics of the sentinel lymph node in breast cancer predict further involvement of higher-echelon nodes in the axilla: A study to evaluate the need for complete axillary lymph node dissection 2001
    2001 Continuous resuscitation after hemorrhage and acute fluid replacement improves cardiovascular responses 2001
    2001 Cyclooxygenase-2-mediated regulation of Kupffer cell interleukin-6 production following trauma-hemorrhage and subsequent sepsis 2001
    2001 DHEA: A novel adjunct for the treatment of male trauma patients 2001
    2001 Dehydroepiandrosterone restores hepatocellular function and prevents liver damage in estrogen-deficient females following trauma and hemorrhage 2001
    2001 Divergent immune responses in male and female mice after trauma-hemorrhage: Dimorphic alterations in T lymphocyte steroidogenic enzyme activities 2001
    2001 Multimodality treatment of merkel cell carcinoma: Case series and literature review of 1024 cases 2001
    2001 Mutual exclusion of apoptosis and hsp70 in human vein intimal hyperplasia in vitro 2001
    2001 Surgical margins in breast cancer: How wide? How accurate? How big? Does it make a difference? 2001
    2001 Testosterone and estrogen differently effect Th1 and Th2 cytokine release following trauma-haemorrhage 2001
    2000 Severe hypoxemia in the absence of blood loss causes a gender dimorphic immune response 2000
    2000 Testosterone receptor blockade after trauma and hemorrhage attenuates depressed adrenal function 2000
    2000 Estradiol administration after trauma-hemorrhage improves cardiovascular and hepatocellular functions in male animals 2000
    2000 The female reproductive cycle is an important variable in the response to trauma-hemorrhage 2000
    2000 Insight into the mechanism by which metoclopramide improves immune functions after trauma-hemorrhage 2000
    2000 Mechanism of the beneficial effects of pentoxifylline during sepsis: Maintenance of adrenomedullin responsiveness and downregulation of proinflammatory cytokines 2000
    2000 The National Cancer Data Base: What does it mean to the community surgeon? 2000
    2000 Reversal of sexual dimorphism in splenic T lymphocyte responses after trauma-hemorrhage with aging 2000
    2000 Inhibition of tyrosine kinase signaling after trauma-hemorrhage: A novel approach for improving organ function and decreasing susceptibility to subsequent sepsis 2000
    2000 National cancer data base survey of breast cancer management for patients from low income zip codes 2000
    2000 Preinduction of heat shock proteins protects cardiac and hepatic functions following trauma and hemorrhage 2000
    2000 Alterations in tissue oxygen consumption and extraction after trauma and hemorrhagic shock 2000
    2000 Androgen and estrogen receptors in splenic T lymphocytes: Effects of flutamide and trauma-hemorrhage 2000
    2000 Challenges to academic surgery: the impact of surgical fellowships on choice of an academic career. 2000
    2000 Clinical highlights from the National Cancer Data Base, 2000 2000
    2000 Critical role of oxygen radicals in the initiation of hepatic depression after trauma hemorrhage 2000
    2000 Current protocols and outcomes for colonic cancer: Why do we fail? 2000
    2000 Does early infusion of red blood cells after trauma and hemorrhage improve organ functions? 2000
    2000 Estrogen-induced activation of Erk-1 and Erk-2 requires the G protein-coupled receptor homolog, GPR30, and occurs via trans-activation of the epidermal growth factor receptor through release of HB-EGF 2000
    2000 Immune dysfunction following trauma-haemorrhage: Influence of gender and age 2000
    2000 Impact of breast cancer treatment guidelines on surgeon practice patterns: Results of a hospital-based intervention 2000
    2000 Insight into the mechanism by which estradiol improves organ functions after trauma-hemorrhage 2000
    2000 Is prostacyclin responsible for producing the hyperdynamic response during early sepsis? 2000
    2000 Metoclopramide: A novel adjunct for improving cardiac and hepatocellular functions after trauma-hemorrhage 2000
    2000 Restoration of body temperature to normothermia during resuscitation following trauma-hemorrhage improves the depressed cardiovascular and hepatocellular functions 2000
    2000 The aromatase inhibitor, 4-hydroxyandrostenedione, restores immune responses following trauma-hemorrhage in males and decreases mortality from subsequent sepsis 2000
    1999 Current status of endocrine therapy for advanced breast cancer 1999
    1999 Future directions in endocrine treatment of advanced breast cancer 1999
    1999 Role of new endocrine therapies in the treatment of advanced breast cancer: Introduction 1999
    1999 Safety and tolerability of endocrine therapies used in the treatment of advanced breast cancer 1999
    1999 Differential alterations in systemic and regional oxygen delivery and consumption during the early and late stages of sepsis 1999
    1999 Role of protein kinase C in cyclic AMP-mediated suppression of T-lymphocyte activation following burn injury 1999
    1999 Evolving technology for ultrasound localization and excision of nonpalpable breast cancer: Editorial 1999
    1999 Is gut the major source of proinflammatory cytokine release during polymicrobial sepsis? 1999
    1999 Refining the optimal technical approach for sentinel node localization in breast cancer patients 1999
    1999 Sex steroids regulate pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine release by macrophages after trauma-hemorrhage 1999
    1999 The frequency of breast cancer in industrialized societies continues to escalate world-wide. 1999
    1999 Salutary effects of ATP-MgCl2 on the depressed endothelium-dependent relaxation during hyperdynamic sepsis 1999
    1999 Microstaging of sentinel lymph nodes 1999
    1999 Proteasome participates in the alteration of signal transduction in T and B lymphocytes following trauma-hemorrhage 1999
    1999 A retrospective FISH study of HER‐2/neu oncogene amplification in relapsed and non‐relapsed node‐negative breast cancer 1999
    1999 Abnormal chromosome 8 copy number in stage I to stage IV breast cancer studied by fluorescence in situ hybridization 1999
    1999 Axillary dissection in breast-conserving surgery for stage I and II breast cancer: A National Cancer Data Base study of patterns of omission and implications for survival 1999
    1999 Clinical highlights from the National Cancer Data Base, 1999 1999
    1999 Dehydroepiandrosterone restores immune function following trauma-haemorrhage by a direct effect on T lymphocytes 1999
    1999 Erratum: Evolving technology for ultrasound localization and excision of nonpalpable breast cancer (Journal of the American College of Surgeons (1999) 189 (321-323)) 1999
    1999 Gender dimorphism in trauma-hemorrhage-induced thymocyte apoptosis 1999
    1999 Study of chromosome 12 copy number in breast cancer using fluorescence in situ hybridization 1999
    1999 The 1999 James Ewing lecture: In pursuit of molecules of oncogenesis and neoplastic therapy 1999
    1999 Trauma-hemorrhage delays wound healing potentially by increasing pro- inflammatory cytokines at the wound site 1999
    1998 Regional diversity and breadth of the National Cancer Data Base 1998
    1998 Dehydroepiandrosterone: An inexpensive steroid hormone that decreases the mortality due to sepsis following trauma-induced hemorrhage 1998
    1998 The pivotal role of adrenomedullin in producing hyperdynamic circulation during the early stage of sepsis 1998
    1998 Physiologic effects of steroid hormones and postmenopausal hormone replacement on the female breast and breast cancer risk 1998
    1998 Gastrointestinal malignancies in patients with celiac sprue 1998
    1998 The National Cancer Data Base 10-year survey of breast carcinoma treatment at hospitals in the United States 1998
    1998 Surgical adjuvant active specific immunotherapy for patients with stage III melanoma: The final analysis of data from a phase III, randomized, double-blind, multicenter vaccinia melanoma oncolysate trial 1998
    1998 Testosterone: The crucial hormone responsible for depressing myocardial function in males after trauma-hemorrhage 1998
    1998 Testosterone: The culprit for producing splenocyte immune depression after trauma hemorrhage 1998
    1998 Prognostic analysis of survival in small breast cancers 1998
    1998 A comparative analysis of lobular and ductal carcinoma of the breast: Presentation, treatment, and outcomes 1998
    1998 Molecular oncogene markers and their significance in cutaneous malignant melanoma 1998
    1998 The organs responsible for increased nitric oxide production after trauma-hemorrhage and resuscitation 1998
    1998 Is gut the 'motor' for producing hepatocellular dysfunction after trauma and hemorrhagic shock? 1998
    1998 Chronic resuscitation after trauma-hemorrhage and acute fluid replacement improves hepatocellular function and cardiac output 1998
    1998 Clinical highlights from the National Cancer Data Base, 1998 1998
    1998 Effect of IL-6 overexpression on the metastatic potential of rat hepatocellular carcinoma cells 1998
    1998 Hepatocellular dysfunction after severe hypotension in the absence of blood loss is associated with the increased IL-6 and PGE2 1998
    1998 Indications for axillary dissection in T1 breast cancer 1998
    1998 L-arginine restores the depressed cardiac output and regional perfusion after trauma-hemorrhage 1998
    1998 Role of axillary lymph node dissection after tumor downstaging 1998
    1997 Breast Cancer Surgical Practice Guidelines 1997
    1997 Increased survival of patients treated with a vaccinia melanoma oncolysate vaccine: Second interim analysis of data from a phase III, multi- institutional trial 1997
    1997 Introductory Remarks 1997
    1997 Introductory Remarks 1997
    1997 Introductory Remarks 1997
    1997 Introductory Remarks 1997
    1997 Is surgical management compromised in elderly patients with breast cancer? 1997
    1997 Testosterone receptor blockade after trauma-hemorrhage improves cardiac and hepatic functions in males 1997
    1997 Testosterone receptor blockade after trauma-hemorrhage improves cardiac and hepatic functions in males 1997
    1997 The necessity, practicality, and feasibility of modern educational and evaluative methods for residency training: Economic and governing body perspectives. The 1994 Association for Academic Surgery panel on education 1997
    1997 Integrin stimulation regulates polymorphonuclear leukocytes inflammatory cytokine expression 1997
    1997 Breast cancer surgical practice guidelines. Society of Surgical Oncology practice guidelines. 1997
    1997 Invited Commentary 1997
    1997 Mutated p53 gene is an independent adverse predictor of survival in colon carcinoma 1997
    1997 Nonpalpable breast cancer in women aged 40-49 years: a surgeon's view of benefits from screening mammography. 1997
    1997 Optimal surgical treatment of invasive lobular carcinoma of the breast 1997
    1997 Paclitaxel and concurrent radiation for locally advanced pancreatic and gastric cancer: A phase I study 1997
    1997 Quality-of-life management for cancer patients 1997
    1997 Stage i and stage ii infiltrating ductal carcinoma of the breast analyzed for chromosome 8 copy number using fluorescent in situ hybridization 1997
    1997 Surgery of breast cancer 1997
    1997 The impact of histopathology on nodal metastases in minimal breast cancer 1997
    1997 The multidisciplinary structured clinical instruction module as a vehicle for cancer education 1997
    1997 The society at a crossroads: Milestones and imperatives for cancer clinical trials 1997
    1997 Topographic genotyping of colorectal carcinoma: From a molecular carcinogenesis model to clinical relevance 1997
    1996 Therapeutic options and results for the management of minimally invasive carcinoma of the breast: Influence of axillary dissection for treatment of T1a and T1b lesions 1996
    1996 Enhancing the accuracy for predictors of axillary nodal metastasis in T1 carcinoma of the breast: role of selective biopsy with lymphatic mapping. 1996
    1996 Fluorescent in situ hybridization assessment of chromosome 8 copy number in breast cancer 1996
    1996 Retroperitoneal sarcoma: The University of Florida experience 1996
    1996 Abdominal sonography for the diagnosis of bowel obstruction. 1996
    1996 Interleukin-6 production by rat hepatocellular carcinoma cells is associated with metastatic potential but not with tumorigenicity 1996
    1996 Laboratory study of breast cancer using conventional and molecular cytogenetics. 1996
    1996 Postoperative stay associated with the prognosis of patients with colorectal carcinoma. 1996
    1996 Prediction of biologic aggressiveness in colorectal cancer by p53/k-ras-2 topographic genotyping 1996
    1996 Prognostic value of TP53 and K-ras-2 mutational analysis in stage III carcinoma of the colon 1996
    1996 Surgery for early and minimally invasive breast cancer 1996
    1996 Younger women with breast carcinoma have a poorer prognosis than older women 1996
    1996 Younger women with breast carcinoma have a poorer prognosis than older women [3] 1996
    1995 Malignant potential in intestinal juvenile polyposis syndromes 1995
    1995 Therapeutic strategies for the management of carcinoma of the breast. 1995
    1995 Invited commentary 1995
    1995 A phase III randomized, doúble‐blind, multiinstitutional trial of vaccinia melanoma oncolysate‐active specific immunotherapy for patients with stage II melanoma 1995
    1995 A study of induced genotoxicity in MCF-7 cells. 1995
    1995 An Overview of Breast‐Conserving Surgery in Breast Cancer Treatment 1995
    1995 Colon cancer cells that are not growth inhibited by TGF-β lack functional type I and type II TGF-β receptors 1995
    1995 Comorbidity risk parameters associated with advanced breast cancer and systemic disease. Management of nonbreast disease. 1995
    1995 Management of in situ carcinoma of the breast: lobular and ductal origin. 1995
    1995 Management strategies for the care of advanced primary and metastatic breast cancer. 1995
    1995 Molecular biology of breast cancer: integration of cellular and molecular concepts into therapeutic strategies. 1995
    1995 Oncogene protein co-expression: Value of Ha-ras, c-myc, c-fos, and p53 as prognostic discriminants for breast carcinoma 1995
    1995 Surgery for early and minimally invasive breast cancer 1995
    1995 The Emerging Importance of Molecular Biology in the Therapy of Breast Carcinoma 1995
    1994 Long-term complications of laparotomy in Hodgkin's disease 1994
    1994 Management of ductal carcinoma in situ 1994
    1994 Management of in situ and minimally invasive breast carcinoma 1994
    1994 Overview of the biology and management of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast 1994
    1994 Prediction of surgical resectability in patients with hepatic colorectal metastases 1994
    1994 Progress in clinical and basic research on breast cancer-Introduction 1994
    1994 Results of multimodality therapy for inflammatory breast cancer: An analysis of clinical and treatment factors affecting outcome 1994
    1994 What is a surgical oncologist? 1994
    1993 Noninvasive carcinoma of the breast 1993
    1993 Surgical oncology and tumor immunology. 1993
    1993 Arginine transport in human liver: Characterization and effects of nitric oxide synthase inhibitors 1993
    1993 Clinical decision-making in early breast cancer 1993
    1993 Conservative alternatives in the management of early adenocarcinoma of the rectum 1993
    1993 Divergent regulation of fuel utilization in human fibroblasts by epidermal growth factor 1993
    1993 Ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast 1993
    1993 Early invasive carcinoma of the breast. 1993
    1993 In situ breast carcinoma. 1993
    1993 Influence of progressive tumor growth on glutamine metabolism in skeletal muscle and kidney 1993
    1993 Preoperative irradiation for clinically resectable rectal adenocarcinoma 1993
    1993 Report of the council on academic surgery of the American Surgical Association 1993
    1992 Does preoperative radiation therapy enhance the probability of local control and survival in high-risk distal rectal cancer? 1992
    1992 Effects of tumor necrosis factor on system ASC-mediated glutamine transport by human fibroblasts 1992
    1992 Evaluation of common breast masses 1992
    1992 Mechanisms of accelerated hepatic glutamine efflux in the tumour-bearing rat 1992
    1992 Preoperative irradiation and surgery for initially unresectable adenocarcinoma of the rectum 1992
    1992 The effects of glutamine-enriched total parenteral nutrition on tumor growth and host tissues 1992
    1991 Glutamine metabolism in cancer: Alterations in inter-organ flux and nutritional strategies 1991
    1991 Management and prognosis of breast cancer. 1991
    1991 Radioimmunoguided Surgery Using Iodine 125 B72.3 in Patients with Colorectal Cancer 1991
    1991 Rapid analysis of carcinoembryonic antigen levels in gallbladder bile: Identification of patients at high risk of colorectal liver metastasis 1991
    1991 Reoperation for colorectal carcinoma 1991
    1991 Selective stimulation of brush border glutamine transport in the tumor-bearing rat 1991
    1991 Tumor regulation of hepatic glutamine metabolism 1991
    1990 Dynamic CT of hepatic masses using intraarterial enhancement: Advantages and pitfalls 1990
    1990 Altered motility and bacterial flora after functional end-to-end anastomosis 1990
    1990 Breast cancer: Strategies for the 1990s I: Preface 1990
    1990 Differential role of prostaglandin E1 on tumor metastasis 1990
    1990 Editorial comment 1990
    1990 Endocrine tumors in surgical oncology 1990
    1990 Glutamine-enriched diets support muscle glutamine metabolism without stimulating tumor growth 1990
    1990 Inhibition of tumor growth and metastasis by chronic intravenous infusion of prostaglandin E1 1990
    1990 Oral Glutamine Accelerates Healing of the Small Intestine and Improves Outcome After Whole Abdominal Radiation 1990
    1990 Oral glutamine reduces bacterial translocation following abdominal radiation 1990
    1990 Preface 1990
    1990 Prophylactic glutamine protects the intestinal mucosa from radiation injury 1990
    1990 Techniques and results of aspiration cytology for diagnosis of benign and malignant diseases of the breast 1990
    1990 Techniques for obtaining the diagnosis of malignant breast lesions 1990
    1990 The basis for surgical decisions in the management of in situ breast cancer 1990
    1990 The detection and treatment of early breast cancer. 1990
    1990 The role of glutamine in maintaining a healthy gut and supporting the metabolic response to injury and infection 1990
    1990 Three-dimensional imaging of liver masses: Preliminary experience 1990
    1989 Right Renal Trauma: A Side Effect of Biliary Lithotripsy 1989
    1989 A phase II study of the efficacy of diamminedichloroplatinum (Cisplatin) for the control of locally recurrent and intransit malignant melanoma of the extremities using tourniquet outflow-occlusion techniques 1989
    1989 Correlation of estrogen, progesterone, and androgen receptors in breast cancer 1989
    1989 Extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy of bile duct calculi: An interim report of the Dornier U.S. Bile Duct Lithotripsy Prospective Study 1989
    1989 Fine needle aspiration of breast masses. An analysis of 276 aspirates 1989
    1989 Lability of Steroid Hormone Receptors Following Devascularization of Breast Tumors 1989
    1989 Lithotripsy for bile duct stones 1989
    1989 Relationship between colorectal liver metastases and CEA levels in gallbladder bile 1989
    1989 Sphincter-saving procedures for distal carcinoma of the rectum 1989
    1989 The academic surgeon in an era of socioeconomic and litigious restraint 1989
    1989 Tumor cell-surface galactose correlates with the degree of colorectal liver metastasis 1989
    1988 Writing a scientific abstract. 1988
    1988 Effects of ischemia on breast tumor steroid hormone-receptor levels. 1988
    1988 Clinically resectable adenocarcinoma of the rectum treated with preoperative irradiation and surgery 1988
    1988 Development of current concepts for the treatment of breast diseases as documented by the transactions of the Southern Surgical Association 1988
    1988 Effects of chronic intravenous infusion of prostaglandin E1 or indomethacin on tumor growth and metastasis 1988
    1988 Extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy (ESWL). I. In vitro results of blast path treatment of human gallstones 1988
    1988 Extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy (ESWL). II. In vivo canine results of blast path treatment of human gallstones 1988
    1988 Inflammatory breast cancer: Advances in therapy 1988
    1988 Isolated local-regional recurrence following mastectomy for adenocarcinoma of the breast treated with radiation therapy alone or combined with surgery and/or chemotherapy 1988
    1988 Local excision and radiation therapy for early rectal cancer 1988
    1988 Neuroendocrine (Merkel cell) carcinoma of the skin. Its natural history, diagnosis, and treatment 1988
    1988 Partial hepatectomy decreases pancreatic parenchymal enzyme activity 1988
    1988 Retractable-barb needle for breast lesion localization: Use in 60 cases 1988
    1987 Postoperative enteral versus total parenteral nutrition immediately after partial hepatectomy: effects on hepatic regeneration and function. 1987
    1987 Career options and practice patterns of surgical specialists following residency training: national trends in fellowship training and subspecialty education. 1987
    1987 Application of magnetic resonance imaging and computerized tomography as an adjunct to the surgical management of soft tissue sarcomas 1987
    1987 Collagen content, histology, and tensile strength: Determinants of wound repair in various gastric stapling devices in a canine gastric partition model 1987
    1987 Growth factors and determinants of wound repair 1987
    1987 Initially unresectable rectal adenocarcinoma treated with preoperative irradiation and surgery 1987
    1987 Positive Relationship of Clinical and Serologic Responses to Vaccinia Melanoma Oncolysate 1987
    1987 Risk factors as an indicator for breast cancer screening in asymptomatic patients 1987
    1987 The effects of ischemia on estrogen and progesterone receptor profiles in the rodent uterus 1987
    1986 Combined chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery for epithelial cancer of the anal canal 1986
    1986 Magnetic resonance characteristics of an abdominal desmoid tumor 1986
    1986 One-Stage Simple Mastectomy With Immediate Reconstruction for High-Risk Patients: An Improved Technique: The Biologic Basis for Ductal-Glandular Mastectomy 1986
    1986 Palliation of gastric carcinoma with total gastrectomy and esophagojejunostomy 1986
    1985 Leiomyosarcoma of the rectum versus prostatic malignancy. Differentiation by magnetic resonance imaging 1985
    1985 Intraoperative localization of parathyroid glands using methylothionine chloride tetramethylthionine chloride in secondary hyperparathyroidism 1985
    1985 Contemporary surgical management for hepatic metastases of colorectal origin. 1985
    1985 Funding of surgical research: The roles of government and industry. Report of the committee on issues of the association for academic surgery 1985
    1985 Improved wound healing in tumor-bearing rats treated with perioperative synthetic human growth hormone 1985
    1985 Preoperative radiation therapy for clinically resectable adenocarcinoma of the rectum 1985
    1984 Experimental and clinical observations of the effects of cytotoxic chemotherapeutic drugs on wound healing 1984
    1984 Totally implantable venous access system for cyclic administration of cytotoxic chemotherapy 1984
    1983 Early and Late Complications After Thyroid Operations 1983
    1983 Effects of cytotoxic chemotherapeutic drugs on wound fibroplasia in normal and tumor-bearing rats 1983
    1983 Intraoperative autotransfusion. Experience in 725 consecutive cases 1983
    1983 Therapeutic measures applied for the curative and palliative control of colorectal carcinoma. 1983
    1982 Effects of systemic hyperthermia on the growth patterns of experimental neoplasms 1982
    1982 A phase II trial of tamoxifen, premarin, methotrexate and 5-fluorouracil in metastatic breast cancer 1982
    1982 A clinicopathologic correlation of mammographic parenchymal patterns and associated risk factors for human mammary carcinoma 1982
    1982 One-stage pharyngoesophageal and oral mucocutaneous reconstruction with two segments of one musculocutaneous flap 1982
    1982 The effect of hyperthermia on hepatic and tumor lysosome stability in rats with morris 7777 hepatomas 1982
    1982 Venous thrombosis and carcinoma of the lung: Case report and literature review 1982
    1981 The split latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap 1981
    1981 Analysis of Breast Cancer Screening in Women Younger Than 50 Years 1981
    1981 Emergency abdominal wall reconstruction with polypropylene mesh. Short-term benefits versus long-term complications 1981
    1981 Isolated regional lymph node dissection. Morbidity, mortality and economic considerations 1981
    1981 Selected prognostic variables for mammographic parenchymal patterns 1981
    1981 The intramuscular neurovascular anatomy of the latissimus dorsi muscle: The basis for splitting the flap 1981
    1980 Breast carcinoma in the elderly patient: An assessment of operative risk, morbidity and mortality 1980
    1980 Hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy for cancer of the liver 1980
    1980 Inefficient substrate utilization: A mechanism of cachexia in cancer 1980
    1980 Radionuclide scans not indicated for clinical stage I melanoma 1980
    1980 The effects of exogenous estrogen replacement therapy of the breast: Breast cancer risk and mammographic parenchymal patterns 1980
    1980 The effects of exogenous estrogen replacement therapy of the breast: Breast cancer risk and mammographic parenchymal patterns 1980
    1980 The relationship of dietary selenium and breast cancer 1980
    1979 Colorectal carcinoma. Overview of management techniques 1979
    1979 Inflammatory mammary carcinoma 1979
    1978 Overview of the Louisville Breast Cancer Detection Demonstration Project. 1978
    1978 The prognostic and therapeutic value of frozen section determinations in the surgical treatment of squamous carcinoma of the head and neck 1978
    1975 An assessment of staging laparotomy in Hodgkin's disease 1975
    1975 Immediate oophorectomy and adrenalectomy in the treatment of stage III breast carcinoma. A ten year follow-up study 1975
    1975 Predictability of response to endocrine ablation in breast cancer 1975
    1974 Hemangiomatosis of the colon and anorectum: Case report and a review of the literature 1974
    1974 Estrogen Binding in Breast Cancer 1974
    1974 Method of detection of circulating immune complexes 1974


    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 Preface 2018
    2017 The Breast: Comprehensive Management of Benign and Malignant Diseases 2017
    2012 Master techniques in general surgery: Breast surgery 2012
    2012 Fischer's mastery of surgery: Sixth edition.  Ed. 1.  2012


    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 Anatomy of the breast, axilla, chest wall, and related metastatic sites.  20-36.e2. 2018
    2018 Breast conservation therapy for invasive breast cancer.  462-476.e4. 2018
    2018 Breast physiology: Normal and abnormal development and function.  37-56.e6. 2018
    2018 Chest wall resection and reconstruction for advanced/recurrent carcinoma of the breast.  742-754. 2018
    2018 Diagnostic approach to breast abnormalities.  610-623. 2018
    2018 Embryology and anatomy of the breast.  594-603. 2018
    2018 Etiology and management of benign breast disease.  79-92.e5. 2018
    2018 General principles of mastectomy: Evaluation and therapeutic options.  386-421.e2. 2018
    2018 Gynecomastia.  104-115.e5. 2018
    2018 Halsted radical mastectomy.  422-442.e2. 2018
    2018 History of the therapy of breast cancer.  1-19.e3. 2018
    2018 In situ carcinomas of the breast: Ductal carcinoma in situ and lobular carcinoma in situ.  130-144.e4. 2018
    2018 Indications and techniques for biopsy.  377-385.e2. 2018
    2018 Modified radical mastectomy and radical mastectomy.  684-711. 2018
    2018 Modified radical mastectomy and simple mastectomy.  443-461.e3. 2018
    2018 Surgical management of early breast cancer.  643-662.e4. 2018
    2018 Wound care and complications of mastectomy.  492-498.e2. 2018
    2012 Chest wall resection and reconstruction for advanced/recurrent carcinoma of the breast.  670-703. 2012
    2012 Modified radical mastectomy and total (simple) mastectomy.  593-637. 2012
    2012 Radical mastectomy.  638-668. 2012
    2012 Anatomy of the breast 2012
    2012 Chest wall resection and reconstruction for advanced/recurrent carcinoma of the breast 2012
    2012 Diagnostic approach to breast abnormalities 2012
    2012 Modified radical mastectomy and radical mastectomy 2012
    2011 Mastectomy.  409-422. 2011
    2010 Diseases of the breast.  458-461. 2010
    2007 Insight into the mechanism of gender-specific response to trauma-hemorrhage.  869-879. 2007

    Research Overview

  • breast cancer, chemoprevention
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1978
  • Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, Internship 1969
  • University of Florida/Shands Hospital, Residency 1976
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1977
  • University of Florida/Shands Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1974
  • Full Name

  • Kirby Bland